Monthly Archives: May 2014

AU moves to rescue abducted Chibock girls

The AU has announced plans to engage the Federal Government and other stakeholders in a meeting, in a fresh move to rescue the more than 200 girls abducted by insurgents in Chibok, Borno. The AU Special Envoy for Women, Peace … Continue reading

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No plans to increase cost of exam fees -JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board said on Saturday that it had no immediate plans to increase the cost of registration forms for its Computer-Based Tests. The Public Relations Officer of JAMB, Mr Fabian Benjamin, who made the statement in … Continue reading

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Malawi’s new president calls for unity

Peter Mutharika, the leader of the Democratic Progressive Party, has been sworn in as the new president of Malawi after the country’s election commission declared him the winner of the disputed polls. Mutharika on Saturday urged the 11 other former … Continue reading

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Another Nigerian Student Killed In South Africa

While Nigerians are still in shock and are demanding justice over the gruesome murder of a Nigerian student ‘Toba Falode, the son of veteran sports presenter Aisha Falode, Another Nigerian student, 20 year old Naizi Evah has been murdered in … Continue reading

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INEC conducts state assembly bye-election in Yobe

The Independent National Electoral Commission in Yobe State, on Saturday organised a bye-election into Nangere constituency of the state house of assembly. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the member representing the constituency, Adamu Degubi, was killed by gunmen … Continue reading

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NSCDC deploys plain-cloth operatives in Nigeria, Niger borders

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps command in Sokoto has deployed security men in plain-clothes in the border between the state and Niger Republic to prevent arms importation into the country. The Corps Commandant in Sokoto, Alhaji Aliyu Yemal, … Continue reading

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Meet Bimbo Afolayan, CANUK Chairman

Bimbo Roberts Folayan is the Chairman of the Central Association of Nigerians in the United Kingdom, (CANUK). CANUK is the umbrella organisation of the hundreds of Nigerian professional, cultural, states, welfare based and social organisations in the UK and he … Continue reading

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