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Buhari felicitates with Muslims at Eid-el-Maulud

President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with the Islamic community in Nigeria as they celebrate the birthday of   Muhammad. In a statement by the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, the President called on all Muslims to use …

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Why I’m excited about my new jobs – Okonjo-Iweala

Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan’s Minister of Finance & Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, on Monday, expressed joy over her new job to join the board of Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, founded by Bill and Melinda Gates. The former …

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Vows To Complete Odi General Hospital Renovation

Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, has announced that his administration would complete the renovation of Odi General Hospital in no distant time, to improve healthcare delivery in the area. Governor Dickson made the declaration on Tuesday, while flagging off the …

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Oyo Teachers Support Ajimobi’s Second Term

Teachers in Oyo State under the auspices of Teachers for Good Governance [TGG], have commended the Abiola Ajimobi administration for its overall development of the state, particularly as it affects the welfare of teachers. The teachers in a statement in …

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We Did Not Appoint Jega”, APC Tells PDP

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has responded to a request by the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to explain its links with the chairman of the electoral body, reminding the ruling party that it did not appoint Professor Attahiru Jega. …

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At Least 34 Dead In Bangladesh Violence

At least 34 people have died in Bangladesh and scores have been injured, most of them in firebomb attacks, amid rising political unrest fuelled by a stand-off between Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and the main opposition leader. Begum Khaleda Zia, …

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Libya’s Ansar confirms chief’s death

Mohammad al-Zahawi’s death is said to have resulted from wounds sustained in a battle in October Libyan Islamist group Ansar al-Sharia has confirmed that its leader Mohammad al-Zahawi has died. In a statement, the group said “we mourn the death …

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Just five Ebola cases left in Liberia – UN

BY AFP The United Nations said on Saturday Liberia was dealing with just five remaining cases of Ebola, in the clearest sign yet that the country is nearing the end of the outbreak. The worst outbreak of the virus in …

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First Ebola Centre For Pregnant Women Opens In Freetown

The first Ebola Centre for Pregnant Women has opened in Freetown, one of the three West African nations most affected by the disease a report said on Thursday. The medical humanitarian organisation, Medecins San Frontieres (Doctors Without Borders) opened the …

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