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ActionAid Nigeria Plans National Dialogue On Corruption, Set To Unveil New Anti-Corruption Programme

ActionAid Nigeria Plans National Dialogue On Corruption, Set To Unveil New Anti-Corruption Programme

By Walter Duru ActionAid Nigeria, a national non-governmental organisation and affiliate of ActionAid International says it plans to hold a National Dialogue on Corruption, even as it is set to unveil a new anti-corruption programme in Nigeria next week. In a statement by the Communications Coordinator of the organisation, Nihinlola Ayanda, Friday, in Abuja, ActionAid […]

Nigeria: Debate On Restructuring: Don’t Side Line Us, Gombe Women Tell Legislature

By Ahmad Umar Gombe (Nigeria) – Women group in Gombe State northeast of the country on Tuesday stormed  the State House of Assembly over their non involvement in the Current re-structuring debate in the country The women group  came from five local government areas under a Non-Governmental Organisation,  Hope Foundation for the Lonely with the […]

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Nigeria: 50 Per Cent Of People Living With HIV/AIDS In Gombe Not Accessing Treatment

By Ahamd Umar Gombe (Nigeria) — Civil Society for HIV & AIDS (CiSHAN) Gombe State chapter northeast of the country has said that about 64,000 People are living with HIV/AIDS in the State and half of them are not accessing treatment. The State Coordinator of the Group, Ahmed Yusuf, disclosed this  at a press Briefing […]

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Local Government Election In Akwa Ibom South South Of Nigeria, Police Deploys 15,000 Men, Calls For Orderliness

By Amos Tauna, Kaduna (Nigeria) — As the electorate prepare  for Saturday local government election in Akwa Ibom State, Southern part of the country, the state Police command has deployed fifteen thousand Policemen to  to ensure peaceful conduct before, during and after the election. A statement issued by the Command’s Public Relations Officer, Bala Elkana […]

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A Widow Petitions Nigerian President Over Non Payment OF Death Benefit: Alleges Extortion from Office of Head of Service

By Joseph Edegbo Kaduna (Nigeria)–The wife of late, Emmanuel Idoko Ebiega, Mary in  Kaduna, northwest of the country has petitioned President Mohammadu Buhari over the nonpayment of her husband’s death benefit.     According to the petition which was made available to Africa Prime News, Mr. Ebiega had served Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria for 33 years […]

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Nigeria : Local Government Autonomy, Tool For People To Exercise Powers, Ex Lawmakers

By Juliana Katung Kaduna (Nigeria)–Local Government autonomy content in the proposed constitutional amendment has been identified as the most important tool of ensuring that power returns  to the people. A former Minority Whip in the House of Representatives, Samson Osagie said this when a team of ‘Friends of Democracy ‘ paid  an advocacy Visit to […]

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Gender Ministry To Launch New Programme Against Children Abuse

  By Abubakar Ibrahim Ghana–The Gender Ministry is set to launch a new programme to demonstrate its commitment to putting children first by stopping all abuses against children in Ghana. A press statement in commemoration of World Children’s Day, the Minister Otiko Afisa Djaba said, “it is not good enough to pay lip service to […]

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Nigeria: Kogi Elders Slam Gov. Yahaya Bello, Say No Excuse Owing Workers Salaries — Ask President Buhari To Intervene

By Joseph Edegbo Kaduna (Nigeria) — After beaming its search light on the inflow of cash into coffers of the Kogi State government in north central Nigeria  since 2016, Kogi East Elders Council has said that it is nothing short of wickedness for the government to deny workers their salaries and pensioners stipends. At a […]

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