About 300,000 Children Infected With HIV In 2020 – UNICEF

By Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu UNICEF has revealed that at least 300,000 children were newly infected with HIV in 2020, or one child every two minutes.  In a  report it released yesterday ahead of World AIDS Day, UNICEF stated that another 120,000

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SWOFON Calls For More Investment In Agriculture

…Says Over 12.8 million people in Northern states faced food insecurity  By Mariam Sanni, Abuja A National Advocacy forum under the umbrella of Small Scale Women Farmers Organisation in Nigeria (SWOFON) has urged the state governments to allocate more public

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Udom Laments Collapsing Economy, Power, Urges Prayers For Buhari

BY INIOBONG SUNDAY, UYO Worried by the collapsing economy and the low ebb in power supply, which he noted, has created hardship and made life less meaningful to average Nigerians in Akwa Ibom and the rest of the country, pointing

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31.5miilion Nigerians Living With Disabilities – JONAPWD

By Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Joint Associations of Persons with Disabilities (JONAPWD) had disclosed that no fewer than 31.5million Nigerians are persons living with disabilities across the Nation. The Association made this disclosure while addressing journalists  in a press conference

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Boko Haram Attacks Yobe Community, Sets Police Station, School Ablaze As Residents Flee

By Hassan Jirgi, Damaturu Suspected members of Boko Haram terrorists attacked Buni Yadi town in Gujba local government area of Yobe state, burnt police station, primary school, local sources have reported. A resident of the village who told AljazirahNigeria that

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School-enterprise Cooperation Enriches Curriculum, Boosts Employment

The war epic film “The Battle at Lake Changjin,” which maintains a top spot in the Chinese mainland box office in 2021, has impressed moviegoers with its amazing special effects. Zhangjiakou Saishang Culture Media Co. Ltd. based in Zhangjiakou, north

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Nigeria, South Africa To Strengthen Agreement on Youth Development

Joel Ajayi  The Federal Government today reiterated its commitment towards strengthening the bilateral relationship with the Republic of South Africa in the area of youth development. The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare stated this today in

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JAMB To Adopt Cashless Policy In 2022 UTME Registration

Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has revealed that it will adopt a cashless policy in the  registration process for 2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). This was contained in a weekly bulletin issued by JAMB on

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LG Tenure Expiration Triggers Bribery Allegations In Adamawa

ALGON Boss denies lobbying House with N120m.By Dolphin Max Stanley, Yola Barely two weeks to the expiration of the tenure of local government chairmen of Adamawa state which invariably terminates on December 8, 2021, there is no indications or evidence

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NCDC Analysing Travelers From Countries With Confirmed Cases Of Omicron – DG

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said it was analysing outbound and inbound travelers from countries with confirmed cases of Omicron variant of COVID-19. NCDC’s Director-General, Dr. Ifedayo Adetifa, said this at the Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) briefing on

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