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Nigeria’s House Of Reps Speaker Dogara, Holds N156m Empowerment Programme In Bauchi

… Nigeria must tackle poverty from grassroot …No democracy can succeed when poverty thrives  Five hundred and twenty six women and men from 20 local government areas of Bauchi State, in northeast Nigeria have concluded an empowerment programme sponsored by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara. The Speaker also presented each of […]

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Nigeria: Kaduna Assembly Passes Two Supplementary Budgets Within One Hour

By Juliana Katung Kaduna (Nigeria) -The Kaduna State House of Assembly, northern Nigeria on Wednesday passed a second, and third supplementary budgets of about N18 billion in one hour to be included in the Year 2017 approved budget. The House at an emergency sitting presided over by the Speaker of the House, Alhaji Aminu Abdullahi […]

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Speaker Hails CSOs, NGOs For Contributions To Growth Of Democracy In Nigeria 

By Joseph Edegbo  Kaduna (Nigeria) – Speaker of Nigeria’s House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has hailed civil societies and non-governmental organisations for the important role they play in development of democracy and promotion of the well-being of Nigerian citizens.     He made the statement while speaking at a public hearing organised by the House Committee […]

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Leadership: Igala Land in North Central Nigeria in Dire Need of Political Leaders, Says Gen. Akpa

By Joseph Edegbo, Kaduna (Nigeria) – National Igala Christian Elders Forum (NICEF), Chairman Major – General Patrick Akpa (rtd) has said that only persons with sacrificial mind, selflessness, love, courage and humility can aspire to lead the people. Just as he cited Princess Inikpi, the beloved daughter of Attah Igala who offered herself to be buried […]

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Why Kaduna Community School In Northern Nigeria Use Cultural Day To Sensitize Students On Climate Change

By Ibrahim Yakubu Kaduna (Nigeria) – In View  of the serious threat posed to human health, economic growth and environment by the climate change, a community school in Kaduna, northern Nigeria, celebrated its 2017 Annual Cultural Day with a  focus on Climate Change. The threat to the long-term prosperity of many countries around the world, […]

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Pass Gender Bill Now — NGO Tells Nigeria’s National Assembly

By Peter Usman  Abuja (Nigeria) – A Non Governmental Organization, Cleen Foundation, has urged both the Senate and House of Representatives to pass the proposed gender and equal opportunity bill without delay. The bill seeks to provide a legislation requesting to eliminate all forms of discrimination on the basis of sex and gender in public […]

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Nigeria Strengthens ‘Start Ups’, Carries Campaign Round The Country

By Ahmad Umar Gombe (Nigeria) – Director General of the Nigerian Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Ali Isa Pantami, has stressed the need for Nigeria to stop relying on oil and gas for economic development Pantami was peaking with Journalists in an interview in Gombe, northeast of the Country on Saturday at a sideline of […]

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