“I Respect Wizkid’s Music” – American Rapper, Jeezy, Praises Wizkid

In an interview on Everyday Struggle, American rapper “Jeezy” talked about his upcoming album ‘Pressure’ with Joe Burden, DJ Akademiks and Nadeska. The rapper claimed that he has a lot of respect for Wizkid’s music craft and was starstruck when he saw it in person. Wizkid features on his upcoming album Titled “Pressure” on a […]

FADAMA: Beneficiaries Laud Restoration Scheme

The FADAMA III Second Additional Financing (AFII) programme, a World Bank intervention project, has been receiving widespread commendations for its efforts to boost food security and restore the livelihoods of people in the North East. The beneficiary states of the 50-million-U.S.-dollar project are Borno, Adamawa, Yobe, Taraba, Bauchi and Gombe. The Internal Mission Team of […]

FCT Community Gets 3km CSR Road

Residents of Dawaki, a community in Bwari Area Council, Federal Capital Territory (FCT), have lauded the three-km road constructed by SCC Nigeria Ltd. as its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). Residents of the area under the auspices of Amalgamated Dawaki Extension Resident Association (ADERA) celebrated the kind gesture during a community meeting on Wednesday. Mr Chukwudubem […]

Adamawa Govt Inaugurates Commission Of Inquiry On Numan/Demsa Crisis

The Adamawa State Government has taken steps to address the ugly incidence which overwhelmed Numan and Demsa Local Government Councils, and led to the loss of lives and property. Governor Muhammadu Umaru Jibrilla Bindow  made the disclosure on Wednesday, during the inauguration of the newly established Commission of Inquiry  to investigate the Numan and Demsa […]

800 To Benefit From ENT Medical Outreach In Kaduna

No fewer than 800 residents from Birnin Yero community of Igabi Local Government Area to benefit from the National Ear Care Centre three-day free medical outreach in Kaduna. Acting Medical Director of the health institution, Dr Umaru Grema said the outreach was to assist residents in hard to reach areas of the state. Grema said […]

NDLEA intercepts cannabis worth N70.7 million in Edo

National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Edo State Command, says it has intercepted a shipment of dried weeds suspected to be cannabis sativa concealed in building materials. The truck containing weeds valued at N70.7 million was intercepted on its way to Abi in Delta State from Akure, Ondo State. According to the State Commander, Mr. […]

Kwara plans boosting schools sports with academicals football tourney

The Kwara State Government on Wednesday in Ilorin said it would boost the development of sports in schools with the introduction of a secondary schools football championship. The state’s Commissioner for Education and Human Capital Development, Musa Yeketi, said this while declaring open a one-day seminar on schools sports, which was organised by the ministry. […]

South African court orders Jacob Zuma to pay costs for challenging watchdog

South Africa’s High Court ordered President Jacob Zuma on Wednesday to pay legal costs for trying to avoid a demand from the anti-corruption watchdog for an official inquiry into alleged influence-peddling in his government. “He is ordered to personally pay the costs,” High Court Judge President Dunstan Mlambo said. The court is due to rule […]

Toyin Saraki named Universal Health Global Champion

The Founder and President of Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA), Mrs Toyin Saraki has been named Global Champion of Universal Health Coverage. Mrs Saraki, whose husband is the President of the Nigerian Senate was given the recognition at the Universal Health Coverage (UHC) Forum which convened in Tokyo. The Forum which brings together over 300 high-level […]