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13 Jul
Worried by the rising cases of armed violence and kidnapping in Nigeria, human rights lawyer, Chief Malcom Omirhobo, has written an application to President Muhammadu Buhari, requesting for licence to possess
8 Nov 2020
Walter Wink wrote, “History belongs to the intercessors who believe and pray the future into being...These shapers of the future are the intercessors, who call out of the future the longed-for new present.” The nation can only be transformed if the prayers of the saints impact the whole gamut of society. We must pray that…
19 Oct 2020
Protests are meant to be peaceful, however, there are cases when unscrupulous people hijack peaceful protests and endanger the lives of both protesters and passersby. When situations like this happen, there are steps to take in order to ensure you are totally safe. Below are some steps to take to ensure safety according to Times…
24 Aug 2020
With a heart burdened with deep concern for proper governance, orderliness and the maintainance of law and order, I write.
24 Jun 2020
Twitter Inc. on Tuesday placed a warning notice on a tweet by President Donald Trump threatening “serious force” against protesters in the U.S. capital, the second time it has used the label since it began challenging Trump’s tweets in May. In the tweet, the president wrote: There will never be an ‘Autonomous Zone’ in Washington,…
20 Jun 2020
The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel, has received kudos from the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) for his fight against rape and other gender-based violence
5 Jun 2020
The Minister of Women Affairs, Pauline Tallen, has said measures are in place to overcome the hardship faced by children who fall, victims of aggression
9 May 2020
A non-profit organisation, Sonke Gender Justice has called for collective community support for those staying home to keep safe and also keep watch on their neighbours’ safety.
8 Mar 2020
International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated each year around the world on March 8. This year, the theme for IWD 2020 is Generation Equality: Realizing Women’s Rights
1 Mar 2020
While the spate of insecurity bedeviling the country has continued unabated, President Muhammadu Buhari has stuck with service chiefs, whose tenures have since expired just as they seem out of depth on innovative ideas
22 Jan 2020
Nigeria’s gender-based policy, particularly in the areas of budgeting and equity, which was adjudged below benchmark, drew the ire of civil society activists and stakeholders
1 Jan 2020
The Senior Pastor of Kingdom Light Christian Centre, Pastor Jummy Adetoyese-Olagunju, has urged religious bodies of all faiths to save the institution of marriage fast waning off to modernisation

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Njaba Local Government Council in Imo did not inform the police about its Tuesday’s meeting with traditional rulers where gunmen killed two of the rulers. This assertion was made in Owerri on Wednesday by the Commissioner of Police in Imo, Mr Rabiu Hussaini. Police spokesman in Imo, CSP Mike Abattam, said in a statement that:…
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Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF), today announces James Farrell, International Head of Local Originals at Amazon Studios, and Ukonwa Kuzi-Orizu Ojo, Chief Marketing Officer for Prime Video & Amazon Studios, as its keynote speakers for its 10th anniversary edition. The Prime Video leaders will join together in a Fireside Chat for the session at 7.00pm…
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A Federal High Court, Abuja on Wednesday fixed Nov. 22 for the arraignment of ex-Aviation Minister, Stella Oduah, over allegations bordering on fraud while she served in the office. Although Oduah, who currently represents Anambra North Senatorial District at the National Assembly, was scheduled for arraignment before Justice Inyang Ekwo on Tuesday, the proceeding could…
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Following a pandemic-induced hiatus, Lagos Fashion Week is finally set to return from October 27th-October 30th at the Lagos Fashion Week Tents, Federal Palace Hotel. #TheFutureStartsNow is the defining theme for this year's edition which speaks to the need for a global fashion industry that preserves and conserves the environment, and values people over profit.…
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Steve Bruce has left his position as Newcastle manager by "mutual consent", 13 days after a Saudi-led takeover at St James' Park, the Premier League club announced on Wednesday. "Newcastle United can confirm that Steve Bruce has left his position as head coach by mutual consent," said a club statement. "He leaves the Magpies after…