Monday, 23rd May 2022
Breaking News:


13 May
Human trafficking is a transnational organised crime and a threat to national security. It is an act of recruiting, transporting or harbouring a person with or without their consent.
22 Apr
Nigeria has inaugurated a 30-man international committee to plan and organize a successful World Toilet Summit in the Abuja.
12 Apr
United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has said that limiting global warming and avoiding the worst-case scenarios of the climate crisis remains possible if we rapidly reduce global emissions this decade.
7 Apr
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has trained select journalists in Bauchi State under its Integrated Health Program (IHP) on inclusion of vulnerable residents in health insurance, as part of efforts to achieve universal health coverage.
14 Mar
Leading agritech startup, EZFarming, and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) have kick-started an empowerment programme for unemployed youths in Ogbaagba community, Ola-Oluwa Local Government Area of Osun State.
16 Feb
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Nigeria Strengthening Civic Advocacy and Local Engagement (SCALE) project have partnered to engage media practitioners
16 Feb
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UN-OCHA) has said that 8.4 million people are in dire need of humanitarian aid in the North East this year.
3 Feb
Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) has launched energy clubs in selected schools within its district, to encourage young girls to take opportunities in the power sector.
31 Dec
The Head of Agriculture, Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Dr Ernest Aubee, has canvassed political solutions to resolve factors affecting seed trade across the region.
26 Nov
The Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH), in partnership with Project Hope and FHI360, and support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
20 Oct 2021
Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) have set up a self-regulatory framework to prevent misconduct and misappropriation of funds.
9 Sep 2021
The polio juggernaut, which has skidded past eradication deadline after deadline, seems to have finally run out of fuel, suggests an investigation published by The BMJ.


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Racism remains part of "everyday life" in South Africa, President Cyril Ramaphosa said Monday, after a scandal erupted over a viral video showing the humiliation of black students.
10 mins ago
The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) Zone D, on Monday, threatened to shut down major airports if the face-off between the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and the Federal Government continued.
17 mins ago
The Lagos State Arewa Community has said the majority of crimes committed by commercial motorcyclists in Lagos were carried out by ‘criminal elements’ from neighbouring countries. Musa Saleh, the secretary-general of the Arewa community said this in a communique issued on Sunday after a brief meeting of the community. The meeting was in reaction to…
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Justice Inyang Ekwo of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, dismissed a suit filed by the 36 states’ attorneys-general and the Nigeria Governors’ Forum challenging the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) from implementing its guidelines on local government spending. Justice Ekwo, who dismissed the suit for lacking in merit, held that upon studying the…
1 hour ago
The bodies of 14 people have been found washed up on a beach in Myanmar, police told AFP on Monday, with a local rescue group saying some were Rohingya attempting to reach Malaysia.