23 May, 2024

‘Totally unacceptable’ – Women Affairs Minister to sue Niger state House of Assembly speaker over plans to ‘marry off’ 100 orphaned girls as part of his constituency project

The Minister of Women Affairs, Uju Kennedy-Ohanenye, has petitioned the inspector-general of police (IGP) and sought a court injunction to halt the marriage of 100 girls in Niger state. The Cable reports that Abdulmalik Sarkindaji who is the speaker of the Niger state house of assembly, announced last week that he would sponsor the wedding […]

Ugandan President Museveni claims IMF, World Bank and Western countries purposely keep African countries in perpetual poverty (video)

President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda has claimed that the West and various international monetary lenders keep Africa in continuous poverty. Speaking at the World Bank’s International Development Association summit for African Heads of state, held in Nairobi, Kenya, Museveni took a bold swipe at world leaders saying that most of Africa’s problems predicted over 60 […]

Banks close 2m accounts over linkage of BVN, NIN

Commercial banks in Nigeria closed 2.021 million bank accounts in the first quarter of 2024 to clean their books of questionable accounts and comply with regulatory orders on the linkage of bank accounts to the National Identity Number (NIN). This was contained in a report by the Nigerian Interbank Settlement System, NIBSS. Recall that in […]

Introducing Coaster Park View Estate!

Nestled along the breathtaking 700 km coastal road project from Lagos to Calabar, Coaster Park View Estate offers a prime investment opportunity like no other. With a double railway line running through the heart of this ambitious project, accessibility and connectivity are second to none. 🌟 Special Offer: Own your slice of paradise for just […]

Why Govt Should Subside And Untax Menstrual Pads-group.

A coalition of non-profit organizations have called on the government to provide subsidies and exempt menstrual pads from taxes to enhance menstrual hygiene among women and girls nationwide. The group feared that women and girls might go down with avoidable diseases emanating from alternatives to menstrual pad. The organisations had formed a movement tagged “Untax […]

Tinubu secures $600m seaport infrastructure investment with shipping giant Maersk

President Bola Tinubu has secured an investment of $600 million from Danish shipping and logistics company A.P. Moller-Maersk to expand existing port infrastructure to accommodate more container shipping services in Nigerian ports. Chairman of A.P. Moller-Maersk, Mr. Robert Maersk Uggla, disclosed the decision during a meeting with President Tinubu on the sidelines of the World […]

Stop Condemning Catholics- We Are Not Your Problem- Kaigama Warns Preachers And Clerics

“Somebody must research why such pastors launch such violent verbal attacks on the Catholic Church. Instead of preaching about the word of God, heaven, salvation, and love beyond frontiers, they emit bile and heap unprintable vocabularies on Catholics.  “They struggle so hard to portray Catholics as bad people, not even Christians, but satanic, cultists, etc. […]