Monthly Archives: January 2017

Aisha Buhari vows to tackle health challenges of women, children

Wife of the President, Her Excellency Mrs. Aisha Buhari has reiterated her commitment to tackling health challenges affecting women and children in the country. Hajia Buhari who stated this while commissioning a borehole donated by her project Future Assured to … Continue reading

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Polio: UNICEF tasks immunisation workers on record keeping

The United Nations International Children Education Fund (UNICEF) has called on immunisation personnel in Jigawa to ensure proper record keeping of children inoculated in the ongoing polio vaccination. UNICEF Representative in Jigawa, Hassan Kano, made the call at the immunisation … Continue reading

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We will resist attempts to pad 2017 budget – Senator Na’Allah

Deputy Leader of the Senate, Senator Bala Na’Allah, on Tuesday, declared that any attempt to pad the 2017 budget will be strongly resisted. He said that the National Assembly would not permit any padding in the budget. Senator Na’Allah said … Continue reading

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Southern Kaduna Crisis: Senate committee visits El-Rufai

Members of the Senate Adhoc Committee on the crisis in Southern Kaduna and other parts of the country were in Kaduna on Tuesday on a fact finding mission. The six-man delegation led by its Chairman, Senator Kabiru Gaya visited Governor … Continue reading

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Reps seek approval for increase of fuel price by N5

Nigerians may have to pay N5 extra for petroleum products, if the House of Representatives signs the current National Roads Fund Bill into law. A technical committee set up by the House Committee on Works, headed by Toby Okechukwu, made … Continue reading

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Suspended Ondo Speaker, Akindele denies misappropriating N15m

Jumoke Akindele, the suspended Speaker of Ondo State House of Assembly, on Tuesday said she did not misappropriate N15 million as alleged by some of her colleagues. Akindele, who was reportedly suspended on Friday by 14 lawmakers, said in a … Continue reading

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Kogi people suffering under Bello, Faleke tells Presidency

A member of the House of Representatives and former contender of Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello’s position, Hon. James Falake, on Tuesday led a delegation of Kogi State indigenes to the Presidency to pass a vote of no confidence on … Continue reading

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