Nigeria Has A Lot To Learn From China

By Sunday Moses, Abuja The former minister of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Aminu Wali has disclosed that Nigeria has a lot to learn from China, saying the country is worthy to be emulated by any country that want to achieve meaningful progress. Wali who said this during the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China at Abuja yesterday,…

PMB Expresses Concern Over Boko Haram Links With ISIS

By Jonathan Nda- Isaiah President Muhammadu Buhari and President Recep Tayyip Erdogan have agreed, after talks, yesterday in Ankara to strengthen cooperation between the security agencies of both countries to counter terrorism. Speaking at a joint press conference after a tete-a-tete with his host, President Buhari said he was ‘‘very pleased’’ that the defence ministers…

Nasarawa Government to Recruit Over 2000 Teachers Soon -Commissioner.

By Danjuma Joseph, Lafia. Nasarawa State Government is to recruit the total of 2,140 Teachers for both primary and secondary Schools, to help in boosting the education sector of the state. The Commissioner for Education in the state, Alhaji Tijjani Ahmed, disclosed this yesterday in his office in Lafia, while speaking with journalists. Alhaji Ahmed,…

Jonathan Accuses PMB Govt Of Lies, Propaganda

By Chibuzo Ukaibe, Abuja Former President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday has described the All Progressives Congress (APC) administration as being populated by liars and professional propagandists. Jonathan stated this in Abuja while receiving one of the chairmanship aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prof. Tunde Adeniran. Jonathan declared that contrary to claims by some members…

Reps Advocate Free Drugs, Chemotherapy, Radiotherapy For Cancer Patients

By Kauthar Anumba-Khaleel, Abuja The House of Representatives yesterday, urged the federal government to provide subsidies for palliative care drugs and chemotherapy for cancer sufferers and also radiotherapy machines for government hospitals. The decision followed the adoption of a motion co-sponsored by Hon Zubairu Abdulmalik Bungudu (APC0 and Hon James Abiodun Faleke. In his lead…

Reps Seek Upward Review Of Tobacco Tax

By ADEBIYI ADEDAPO, Abuja The House of Representatives yesterday  directed it’s committee on Finance to interface with the Federal Ministry of Finance with a view to reviewing the tax regime in order to increase the current tax on tobacco products which percentage increase should be used to fund healthcare services. The House also urged government…

PMB Demands Full List Of Looters

Kauthar Anumba-Khaleel, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered relevant agencies to compile a full list of all those who stole government funds and make same available to him. The president’s directive followed federal government’s resolve to enforce a judgement of a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos which ordered that names of public officers from…

FG Arraigns Senator Misau For Falsehood, Forgery

By Kunle Olasanmi, Abuja The embattled Senator Isah Misau, has been finally arraigned before the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in Maitama, Abuja. The Senator was charged for injurious falsehood against the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Kpotum Idris, former Inspector General of Police and Chairman of the Police Service Commission, Chief…