International Youth Day: Peace Corps urge Buhari to recall, sign Bill

As the world celebrates 'International Day for Youths', the Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN), have called on President Muhammadu Buhari to reconsider the Bill for an Act to establish Nigerian Peace Corps. President Buhari had on Tuesday, February 27th, 2018, withheld assent to the Bill, citing security issues and financial constraints as reasons. But the … Continue reading International Youth Day: Peace Corps urge Buhari to recall, sign Bill

The Informant Who Gave ‘False’ Information On Edwin Clark’s House Raid, Arrested

The Police Headquarters in Abuja has paraded the informant who allegedly gave the police false information to conduct a search on the home of elder statesman, Edwin Clark, in Abuja. The suspect, identified as Ismail Yakubu, is resident at Waru village around Apo area of Abuja. The Police, yesterday raided the Abuja residence of former … Continue reading The Informant Who Gave ‘False’ Information On Edwin Clark’s House Raid, Arrested

Nigerian Police Force To Conduct Psychiatric Test On FSARS Officers

The Deputy Inspector-General of Police in charge of operation, Joshak Habila, has met with the Special Anti-Robbery Squad commanders at the force headquarters and part of the plans for the reformation of the unit is a psychiatric test on FSARS officers. He used the opportunity to brief them about the planned overhaul and renaming of … Continue reading Nigerian Police Force To Conduct Psychiatric Test On FSARS Officers

Labor Rights Groups In Taiwan Protest Over Death Of Nigerian Man At Construction Site

Protests were held outside Taiwan's Taipei City Hall by a coalition of labor rights groups on Wednesday, August 15, over the death of a 55-year-old Nigerian man Nwagbo John Ugochukwu, at a Hwang Chang General Contractor Co construction site. Though the construction group denied hiring Ugochukwu who was found dead at a construction site for … Continue reading Labor Rights Groups In Taiwan Protest Over Death Of Nigerian Man At Construction Site

Tragic: Four Killed As Petrol Tanker Rams Into Beer Parlour In Rivers State

Four persons were on Saturday crushed to death by a tanker in Rumuapara community in the Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State. The tanker rammed into a bar where the four persons were drinking, killing all of them on the spot. The vehicle was headed to Eleme Refinery to load petroleum product, skidded off … Continue reading Tragic: Four Killed As Petrol Tanker Rams Into Beer Parlour In Rivers State

Nine Taraba Corpers Drown During Riverside Picnic

Nine members of the National Youth Service Corps who are currently serving in Taraba State on Saturday drowned in River Mayo-Selbe in Gashaka Local government Area. Taraba State Police Command Police Public Relations Officer, ASP David Missal, who confirmed the death of nine out of the 22 corps members who were swimming in River Mayo-Selbe … Continue reading Nine Taraba Corpers Drown During Riverside Picnic

US Embassy Urges Nigerians To Emulate Imam Who Saved 300 Christians In Plateau

The United States Embassy in Nigeria has urged Nigerians in respective of ethnicity, region or religion to emulate a septuagenarian Imam Abdullahi Abubakar who saved about 300 Christians from attackers in Nghar Yelwa village of Barkin Ladi local government of the Plateau state. The embassy made the call on Tuesday through its Charge de Affaires, … Continue reading US Embassy Urges Nigerians To Emulate Imam Who Saved 300 Christians In Plateau