CISLAC, PACFaH push for 15% budgetary allocation to health in Nigeria

Participants at the CISLAC-PACFaH media dissemination of the health budgets analysis, shortly after the event The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre, CISLAC, one of the implementing NGOs of the Partnership for Advocacy in Child and Family Health, PACFaH, has sued for the implementation of the 2001 Abuja Declaration, by the federal and state governments in…

Unveiled! Rifts That Rocked Nigerian Showbiz

Many recall the widely- publicised situation between Nigerian pop star Tiwa Savage and her ex-husband Tunji ‘Tee Billz’ Balogun in April, 2016 and the aftermath of it all. Though the situation, her social media game was on top of things as she maintained an impeccable silence through it all, only addressing the core of the…

FirstNation airlines suspends flight operations

Lagos – FirstNation Airlines on Thursday announced the suspension of flight operations in the country to enable it to maintain its aircrafts. A statement signed by the Head of Commercials of the airlines, Serah Awogbade in Lagos, said that the maintenance of the A319 fleet would be completed on or before Sept. 15. The statement…

Why we suspended operations – FirstNation Airlines

First Nation Airways FirstNation Airlines on Thursday announced the suspension of flight operations in the country to enable it to maintain its aircraft. A statement signed by the Head of Commercials of the airlines, Serah Awogbade in Lagos, said that the maintenance of the A319 fleet would be completed on or before Sept. 15. The…

Resign for destroying our economy, PDP tells Buhari

The People Democratic Party (PDP), has reacted strongly to figures released on Wednesday by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), which showed that the Nigerian economy had entered the worst form of recession in 29 years. The party, in a statement issued by Deji Adeyanju, its Director of New Media, said the implication of this…

Host communities laud SPDC JV over empowerment initiative

  Leaders from host communities of the Afam VI Power Plant at Oyigbo in River State have commended  the empowerment initiative of the Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) operated Joint Venture that has trained 30 engineering student from the communities. Speaking at the ceremony in Port Harcourt to mark the end of the one-year training,…

Nigeria slips deeper as inflation hits 17.1%, GDP declines by 2.06%

By Odunewu Segun Nigeria’s economy slipped deeper into recession as recent statistics released by the Nigerian Bureau of Statistics showed that inflation has continued to soar, rising from the previous 16.5 per cent recorded in June to 17.1 per cent in July. From the statistics, the onset of the harvest season is also yet to…

Police arrests pastor for camping, having sex with 30 underage girls

The General Overseer of Tongue of Fire Restoration Ministry, Chukwuma Nkwocha, has been arrested for allegedly camping and defiling about 30 under-aged girls. Nkwocha, 38, was discovered to have camped and defiled kids aged 10 to 15. He was said to have lured the girls to his house based on their lack of places to…

How UI sacked senior lecturer over ‘refusal to vacate office’

The management of the University of Ibadan has terminated the appointment of Adenike Ogunshe, a senior lecturer.  Ogunshe, who has taught in the university for 15 years, was sacked for The post How UI sacked senior lecturer over ‘refusal to vacate office’ appeared first on TheCable.

Nigeria records 0.65% increase in employment in 2nd quarter – NBS

Kale said economically active population or working age population such as persons between 15 and 64 years increased from 106.00 million in first quarter to 106.69 million in second quarter of 2016 The post Nigeria records 0.65% increase in employment in 2nd quarter – NBS appeared first on The Eagle Online – The Nigerian Online…

State exco backs Kekemeke

THE State Executive Committee (SEC) of Ondo State All Progressives Congress (APC yesterday declared its support for the leadership of its Chairman, Isaacs Kekemeke. The SEC, at a news conference addressed by the party’s secretary, Mr. Rotimi Rahman, dissociated the state executives from the purported removal of the chairman by four members of the SEC…