Electronic voting would reduce electoral cases – Lawmaker

By EricJames Ochigbo Deputy Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Science and Technology, Rep. Olaide Akinremi (APC-Oyo) said he would prioritise legislation that would support use of technology to improve electoral process in the country. Akinremi made the pledge in Abuja while reacting to the Court of Appeal judgment that upheld his victory in the […]

HOW TO DRIVE SAFELY

Driving is a profession that requires total concentration Every driver should know the basic rules and regulations of driving This is necessary in order to ensure good driving culture. BEFORE TAKEOFF: Ensure that the gear is in a neutral position Ensure that all the mirrors are functional -Turn on the ignition key to observe the […]

NOTICE OF MEETING….

The Interim Committee of Wushishi Old Students Association (WOSA) wishes to invites members to the general meeting of the Association slated to hold on: DATE: Saturday, 2nd November, 2019 VENUE: Government Secondary School, Wushishi TIME: 10:00 a.m. prompt NOTE: Your presence is very important ANNOUNCER Lawal Tanko For: Chairman, Interim Committee of WOSA

Saving Nigerian girls from sex slavery

By Ifeanyi Nwoko, News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) There were startling revelations recently on how Nigeria girls were used as sex slaves in some West African countries. The Director-General of National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), Julie Okah-Donli, let the cat out of the bag when she said that over 20,000 […]

Why Pidgin English deserves recognition – Emir

By Emmanuel Afonne The Emir of Lafia, Alhaji Sidi Bage Muhammad I, has called for the official recognition of Pidgin English as a language in the country and for unifying Nigerians through its spoken words. Muhammad, a retired Supreme Court Justice made the call at the 35th Annual National Conference of English Scholars’ Association of […]

‘10,000 Nigerian girls forced into prostitution in Burkina Faso’

The Nigerian Ambassador to Burkina Faso, Ramatu Ahmed, says no fewer than 10,000 Nigerian girls are forced into prostitution in Burkina Faso. Ahmed disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Ouagadougou on Monday. She said the victims of the sex-trade were mainly underage girls kept in appalling conditions in Ouagadougou […]

Audi family: The quintessential Waziris of Minna

It was the late Hassan Lemu, private secretary to the Premier of Northern Region Alhaji Ahmadu Bello, who described the late Waziri of Minna, Alhaji Umaru Balarabe Audi, as a quintessential and incorruptible civil servant in an interview with this reporter in January 2015. The Waziri had died about 13 years earlier while Lemu died […]