China’s FAST Telescope Discovers World’s First Persistently Active Repeating Fast Radio Burst

An international research team led by Li Di, a researcher with the National Astronomical Observatories (NAO) under the Chinese Academy of Sciences, lately detected and localized FRB 20190520B, the world’s first and only persistently active repeating fast radio burst (FRB)

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NAPTIP DG Urges Judges To Enforce Stiffer Penalty On Human Trafficking Offenders

By Blessing Otobong-Gabriel Director General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), Dr. Fatima Waziri- Azi, has called on judges across the country to ensure that human trafficking offenders and perpetrators of sexual and Gender-based

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Tourism Professional In FCT Set Holds Maiden Edition Of Interactive Workshop For Industry Players

By Joel Ajayi The FCT Chapter of Institute for Tourism Professionals of Nigeria (ITPN) is organizing a One-Day Interactive Workshop with the theme: ‘Effective Customer Service for Tourism and Hospitality Professionals’ In a statement issued by Chairman of the FCT Chapter of

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NGO Accuses SGF, 9 Others Of Mortgaging Future Of Nigerian youths

By Deborah Musa,  Abuja A non-governmental organization, “Victims of Persecution” has accused the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) and nine other institutions and persons responsible for education in the country of mortgaging the future of Nigerian youths

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3 Feared Dead, Others Missing  In Akwa lbom Communal Crisis

BY INIOBONG SUNDAY, UYO Three persons are feared killed, while two others have been reported missing in a protracted lcommunal war over a disputed piece of land between the people of Ikot Obio Offong and their neighburs of Ikot Ekwere,

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Edo To Benefit From $3.2bn US, Nigeria Trade — Miami Dade County

Ikhili Ebalu, Benin City Miami Trade Missionaries from  District 2, Miami Florida said Edo State will benefit from the United States of America and Nigeria bilateral trade relations estimated at $3.2bn worth of investment annually. Jean Monestime, Miami Dade Commissioner,

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Ortom Charges Humanitarian Partners To Keep Supporting Benue IDPs

Henry Ibya, Makurdi Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom has appealed for continued support of humanitarian partners both Local and International, as well as public spirited individuals and philanthropist to enable his administration cope with the development which has become a daily

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Katsina, UNICEF Launch Programme To Offer 20,000 Outof- School Children Access To Learning

Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu Katsina State government in partnership with the United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF, and other partners has launched the Cash Transfer Programme ,CTP, aimed at  helping over 20,000 Out-of-School children in the state have access to learning. The programme

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Presidency: Kwankwaso, Obi In Talk

Muyiwa Oyinlola  Indications emerged over the weekend of a possible alignment between the New Nigerian People’s Party, NNPP, and the Labour Party, LP, ahead of the 2023 General Elections. This is coming on the heels of a revelation made at

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Ekiti 2022: INEC On Trial

In a historic episode, the Ekiti State electorate in South West Nigeria went to the polls to elect a governor in an off -season election on Saturday, June 18.  It was a unique experience for the Independent National Electoral Commission,

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