Breast Cancer: Self Examination Is Great Weapon In Treatment – Dr Abdullahi

By Auwal Mohammed, Gombe (Nigeria) — A Consultant Histopathologist, Dr Yusuf Abdullahi of the Federal Teaching Hospital Gombe (FTHG), in northeast Nigeria, says, the only weapon to prevent breast cancer is self examination, clinical examination and Mammography, emphasising that women must take step in developing the habit of checking their breast for any abnormality. “Once you […]

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Firearms Factory Uncovered In Zuba

The Nigeria Police Force, FCT Command has uncovered an illegal firearm fabricating factory located around Shenagu village near Zuba. FCT Police Commissioner,  Sadiq Abubakar Bello in a statement pointed out that, during a raid on the factory, three suspects were arrested – the owner of the factory, Philip John; the supplier of ammunitions, Mr Onyegabueze […]

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Nigeria: People With Disabilities Launch Charter For Full Inclusion In Electoral Processes

By Longtong Ibrahim People with Disabilities (PWDs) in Nigeria have officially launched the PWDs charter, demanding for a level playing ground from government, political parties, as well as both the national and state electoral bodies to fully participate in electoral processes of the country. Some of their demands are that INEC should employ qualified PWDs […]

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Dangote Industries Management Goes Tough On Drivers Conduct

  The Management of Dangote Industries Limited has appealed to Nigerians to assist in monitoring both the recklessness and the illegal haulage of contraband goods by some of its truck drivers. The company has also set up hotlines for the public to call and report such truck drivers, with a promise to appropriately compensate calls […]

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UNHCR Urges Congo DR On Protection Of Refugees And Assylum Seekers

United Nations Commission for Refugee (UNHCR) has urged Democratic Republic of the Congo to protect refugees and asylum-seekers following a shooting incident in Kamanyola on Friday which left scores killed and about 94 others injured. The incident took place after Congolese soldiers fired live rounds at Burundian protestors in the eastern part of the country, […]

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Nigerian N10bn Defamation Suit: As Ugwuonye’s Trial Begins

By Destiny Ugorji After months of attending to preliminary objections and legal fireworks, a Federal Capital Territory High Court sitting in Apo, Abuja, will on Thursday, 21st September, 2017 commence hearing on a Ten Billion Naira (N10b) defamation suit instituted against controversial Lagos lawyer, Emeka Ugwuonye, by the former husband of missing Abuja business woman, […]

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2019 Guber Election: Kaduna APC Did Not Endorse El-Rufai As Sole Candidate

By Amos Tauna Kaduna (Nigeria) — Some members of All Progressives Congress (APC) known as Kaduna APC Democratic Elements, have vowed to resist any attempt to smuggle El-Rufai as sole candidate of the party without passing through the rigorous democratic processes embedded in the party Constitution and the Nations extant laws. “We shall emphasize that […]

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Nigerian Students Rejoice As University Lecturers Suspend Strike Action

By Amos Tauna Kaduna (Nigeria) — Nigerian students have express delight with decision by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to suspend its two months strike, describing it as a welcome development to the educational sector of the country. The decision to suspend the strike followed a meeting between ASUU and the minister of […]

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