Nigeria

FGM campaign
Health National News

Kwara, Ekiti account for highest rate of FGM in Nigeria

Kwara, Ekiti account for highest rate of FGM in Nigeria By Timothy Agbor Kwara and Ekiti state account for the highest rate of of Female Genital Mutilation  in Nigeria according to the latest Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS) recently released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). The survey indicated that Kwara recorded 58 percent […]

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UNICEF
Health

Nigeria accounts for World 2nd highest number of malnurisd children -UNICEF 

Nigeria accounts for World 2nd highest number of malnurisd children -UNICEF The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has disclosed that Nigeria has the higher number of malnurisd children in Africa and ranked second in the world. UNICEF Nutrition Officer, Nkeiru Enwelum said child malnutrition in Nigeria remains a major impediment to the attainment of Sustainable […]

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UNICEF
Education

Education: Nigeria faces learning crisis -UNICEF

Education: Nigeria faces learning crisis -UNICEF   By Timothy Agbor The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) on Friday warned that Nigeria faces a learning crisis in which learning is not taking place, even for children that are in schools. The UNICEF Chief of Field Office in Kano, Rahama Mohammed warned that Nigeria’s current situation portends […]

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Costly Aderibigbe
Health National News

How Nigeria’s Costly Aderibigbe emerged Executive Secretary of Global Youth Consortium Against FGM

How Nigeria’s Costly Aderibigbe emerged Executive Secretary of Global Youth Consortium Against FGM By Timothy Agbor A Nigerian activist, Dr Costly Aderibigbe has been elected as the Executive Secretary of Global Youth Consortium Against Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) under the joint program of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and United Nations Children Fund (UNCIFEF). […]

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Governor Yahaya Bello with the vigilantes
National News

2023: We support Gov. Bello’s transition to Aso Villa — Nigerian vigilantes

2023: We support Gov. Bello’s transition to Aso Villa — Nigerian vigilantes …describe him as a true Nigerian, presents him an award of recognition The Vigilante Group of Nigeria has declared that they wanted Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, to be the next President of the country in 2023, describing him as a true Nigerian, […]

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INTERDENOMINATIONAL Prayer
Religion

Christians to hold prayer against insurgency, other crises rocking Nigeria tomorrow

Christians to hold prayer against insurgency, other crises rocking Nigeria tomorrow In order to avert crisis and curtail the nefarious activities of armed banditry and kidnapping in Nigeria among other criminality, an interdenominational prayer programme to save the country is billed for Thursday, December 2, 2021 at 10:00am. The theme of the programme scheduled for […]

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Rauf Aregbesola
National News

Nigerians Should Show Compassion To War Veterans – Aregbesola

Nigerians Should Show Compassion To War Veterans – Aregbesola   Nigerians have been encouraged as a matter of self will, to deliberately show passionate love and compassion to all veterans in their different categories. There include: those who are retired, those with varied degrees of injuries and especially those who have had to lay down […]

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Foreign investors
Business National News

Don’t be scared away by negative reports from Nigeria, Ambassador urges foreign investors

Don’t be scared away by negative reports from Nigeria, Ambassador urges foreign investors TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO Nigerian Ambassador to Mexico, Honourable Adejare Bello, has called on foreign investors not be scared away by the negative reports they read about Nigeria. Rather, Bello a former Speaker of the Osun State House of Assembly, urged investors in […]

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President Muhammadu Buhari
National News

Why Buhari failed to tackle Nigeria’s challenges – cleric

Why Buhari failed to tackle Nigeria’s challenges – cleric TIMOTHY AGBOR, OSOGBO A cleric, Bishop Seun Adeoye of Sufficient Grace Truth Christian Church, Okinni, Osun State, has stated that Nigeria’s problem is spiritual and that President Muhammadu Buhari lacked the spiritual capability to tackle it. Adeoye, the lead Bishop of Worldwide Anglican Church in Nigeria […]

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Fr Alphonsus Bello
Uncategorized

BREAKING: Gunmen storm Catholic Church in Katsina, kill priest, kidnap another

BREAKING: Gunmen storm Catholic Church in Katsina, kill priest, kidnap another By Timothy Agbor, Osogbo Some unknown gunmen have attacked a Catholic Church on Thursday night and kidnapped two Catholic Priests. According to a statement issued by the National Communications Office of the Catholic Secretariat on Friday, a copy was obtained by NEWS BOOM, the gunmen […]

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