Chinese kids descend terrifying cliff face to school

Some kids will do anything to get out of school. Others risk their lives to get there. In the mountains of southwest China’s Sichuan province, children descend an 800-meter (half-mile) cliff on unsteady vine ladders to reach school. The two-hour

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Pharmacists association inaugurates elders forum

  The Pharmacists Association of Nigeria has inaugurated the Abuja Pharmacist Elders Forum which is aimed towards tackling the challenges associated with pharmacists in the mid to late stages of their professional life. The forum which is a group of

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Lagos Doctor Abducted In Ogun State

A doctor with the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH),Idi-Araba, Lagos, Thomas Adekoya-Cole, has been kidnapped by suspected hoodlums in the Itele area of Ijebu, Ogun State. It was gathered that 60-year-old Adekoya-Cole, a consultant orthopaedic surgeon with LUTH, was murdered

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Niger lawmaker denies receiving N100 million constituency fund

The Federal House of Representatives member representing Kontagora, Mariga, Mashegu and Wushishsi federal constituency of Niger State, Abdullahi Garba, has debunked the allegation that the sum of 100 million Naira was given to House members as constituency fund. He made

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Ambode, Ajomale urge FG to seek bilateral relations with Russia on power

  Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State and the State Chairman, All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief Henry Ajomale, have urged Federal government to strengthen its ties with Russia in order to revamp the country’s economy, especially in power supply. They

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Lawmaker call for release of detained legislative aides

A member of Kogi State House of Assembly, Idris Ndako, has called for the immediate and unconditional release of some legislative aides from police continuous detention. Ndako said the police had illegally arrested and detained four legislative aides on account

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Nigeria spends N1b importing rice daily – Ex-ACF Chairman

  Former Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) chairman, Alhaji Aliko Muhammed yesterday said Nigeria spends almost N1 billion daily to import rice into the country, describing it as uncalled for, given the vast land the country is blessed with. ACF Chairman

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Nigeria Remains Greatest In Africa In-spite Of Challenges – Ekweremadu

  The Deputy President of the Senate, Chief Ike EKweremadu, has said that Nigeria will remain the greatest country in Africa in spite of its economic and security challenges. Ekweremadu made the statement in Enugu a Luncheon organised by Gov Ifeanyi

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SON builds local capacities for quality export products

Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) says it has been building the capacity of local manufacturers to mass-produce quality products for domestic market and export. Acting Director General of the agency, Dr Paul Angya disclosed that SON is working with the present

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Campaign promises would be fulfilled- ministers

The Minister of Information, Mr Lai Mohammed and the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, have assured Nigerians that the promises made during the 2015 campaigns would be fulfilled. They gave this assurance while speaking during Channels Television’s special Democracy Day

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