Resist and Reject Any Attempt To Disrupt Peace and Tranquility

Samuel Aruwan, Kaduna: Residents of Kaduna State have been urged to do their utmost best to uphold peace in the state. A statement from the Kaduna State Security Council said that citizens should remain calm and firmly reject any attempt to drag residents of the state into events happening elsewhere in the country. “The Kaduna…

How France Can Help Africa Overcome Its Challenges ~ President Buhari

  President Buhari 27th Africa-France Summit in Bamako Mali Femi Adesina, Abuja; President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the partnership between the African continent and France has yielded fruits in so many positive ways but that France can do more to help Africa overcome its challenges. In a statement issued at the 27th Africa-France Summit…

Operation Harmony To Restore Lasting Peace To Kafanchan – Habila Joshak

Concerned by the recent unfortunate sectarian crisis in Kafanchan and neighboring communities in Kaduna state where so many innocent lives were lost and properties worth millions of naira destroyed, as a result of this and the need to put a final stop to the crisis the Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim K. Idris NPM,…

Ambode preaches love, peace at Christmas

As Christians in Nigeria join the rest of the world to celebrate Christmas, Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode has enjoined Nigerians to embrace the virtues of love and peaceful co-existence that the season symbolises. The Governor, in his Christmas goodwill message, signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Habib Aruna, urged Nigerians to also…

Eid-el-Maulud: Ambode urges Muslims to pray for peace, progress of Nigeria

Gov Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos state Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday called on Muslims to offer special prayers for greater peace, unity and continuous progress of Nigeria, as they join their counterparts across the world to celebrate Eid El Maulud, which is the birth of Prophet Mohammed. The Governor, in a statement…

Jonathan breaks silence on N’Delta crisis, sues for peace

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has called on Niger Delta people to embrace peace in order to actualise the needed development in the oil region. Jonathan who had mostly been silent on the renewed militancy in the region noted that it was impossible to have development in an environment devoid of peace, and called on traditional…

President Buhari Arrives Dakar, Senegal

Adamu Sambo, Dakar: President Muhammadu Buhari is in Dakar, Senegal ahead of the 3rd international Forum on peace and security beginning on Tuesday. President Buhari arrived Leopold Sedar Senghor International Airport at bout 8 o’clock in the evening local time. President Macky Sall of Senegal led his countries high powered delegation to give the Nigerian…

Hope for peace in Niger Delta as Senate moves to fast-track passage of PIB

Normalcy may soon return to the troubled Niger Delta region, as strong indications have emerged that the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), currently before the Senate will be fast-tracked and passed soon to immediately address serious issues affecting the people, which in turn have led to the current escalation of crisis in the area. Some Senators…

Buhari Describes Late Sultan Dasuki As A Voice For Peace

President Muhammadu Buhari extends heartfelt condolences to the Dasuki family, the government and people of Sokoto State on the death of the 18th Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Ibrahim Dasuki. This was stated in a press release issued by the Senior Special Assistant to the President Media and Publicity to the President, Garba Shehu on Tuesday…

Youth and sustainable peace in Nigeria

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon On December 20, 2015, the United Nations outgoing Secretary General, Banki Moon during presentation of the ‘Plan of Action to prevent violent extremism’ described youth as an ‘untapped resource’ that must be empowered to make positive contributions to the development of their nations. The term ‘youth’ generally is defined by…

How to Check ATM Fraud – Ayo

ATM Machine NAN, Abuja; Prof. Charles Ayo, the immediate past Vice-Chancellor, Covenant University, Ota in Ogun, has advised the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), to use a fingerprint scanner to check Automatic Teller Machines (ATM) frauds. Ayo gave the advice at the seventh inaugural lecture organized by the institution to mark its 14th Founder’s Day…