Buhari okays registration of new APC members

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday approved the registration of new members for the All Progressives Congress (APC).The president gave the approval when the Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee of the APC led by the Acting Chairman and Governor of Yobe state, Mr Mai Mala Buni, submitted the timetable for party’s registration to him.Briefing State House correspondents, the…

Morata returns to Juventus on loan

Spanish striker Alvaro Morata has returned to Juventus on a season-long loan from Atletico Madrid.Juventus announced Morata’s loan transfer on Tuesday night after the former Chelsea player completed his medical. The Old Ladies stated the move is worth  € 10 million, to be paid during current financial year.The agreement further entails the right for Juventus…

Nasarawa NUJ deregisters progressive chapel

The Nasarawa state council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ)  has deregistered the Progressive chapel as a chapel under the council with immediate effect. This was contained in a statement jointly signed by the NUJ chairman and secretary, Salihu Mohammed Alkali and Sunday John respectively. The de registration of the chapel followed the decision of…

CSOs want increased funding for N-Power, hails skill acquisition inclusion

Coalition of Nigerian Civil Society Organisations have called for increased funding for the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster management and Social Development and N-Power to further cushion the impact of Covid-19 on Nigerian youths, vulnerable and Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs). The Coalition, while hailing the ministry for including skill acquisition in the N-Power programme, noted that…

NUJ 2020: Nasarawa set to stage council election

The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Nasarawa state chapter said it has slated Thursday, July 2, 2020 to conduct election of its new officials into various positions in the state. A statement signed by the National Vice president of the union north central zone Chief Wilson Bako Punvwet, Monday and issued to Journalists in Lafia, the…

UNICEF laments low birth registration in Nigeria

The United Nations Children Education Fund, UNICEF, yesterday decried the unacceptable low level of birth registration in the country, saying, over 62 percent of births in Nigeria take place outside health facilitie Continue reading UNICEF laments low birth registration in Nigeria at Vanguard News. Find more latest news and headlines from the newspaper