June 17, 2023

Africa Matters: African Migration

Millions of Africans have been forced to flee their homes, seeking safety, food and ultimately a better life. But contrary to popular belief, most of them remain on the continent. We look at what they face as they try to rebuild their lives. On the fli…

Cyril Ramaphosa: ‘The road to peace is not an easy one’

During a joint presser with President Volodymyr Zelensky and his African counterparts, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa said African countries were prepared to participate further in a peace pact in Ukraine.In response to the BBC’s Mayeni Jones,…

NCAC to unveil Nigeria Culture House soon – Runsewe

Chief Olusegun Runsewe, Director-General, National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC) has said that a six-storey building of “Nigeria Culture House” would soon be inaugurated in Abuja to market the nation’s cultural heritage.Runsewe disclosed this dur…

Kano govt resumes postgraduate scholarship

Kano State Government has resumed application for postgraduate scholarship for the state indegenes with first class honour degrees.This is contained in a statement by Sunusi Bature, Chief Press Secretary to Gov. Abba Kabir-Yusuf, on Friday in Kano.The …

2023 Hajj: CSO commends airlines over patriotism, cooperation

Independent Hajj Reporters (IHR), a Civil Society Organisation (CSO), has commended the Nigerian airlines engaged by the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) for 2023 Hajj, for their patriotism and cooperation toward the success of the ongoing …

Edeh defeats ex-Super Eagles coach to emerge Benue FA Chairman

Mr Paul Edeh, Proprietor, Naija Ratels Football Club, Abuja was on Saturday in Makurdi elected Chairman of the Benue State Football Association (BSFA).Edeh polled 28 votes to defeat his rival, Mr Godwin Uwua, former Super Eagles Assistant Coach, who ga…

N8bn Jattu Dam in Edo to be ready in 2028 – Official

Managing Director of Benin-Owena River Basin Development Authority, Mr Saliu Ahmed says the N8 billion Jattu Dam in Edo will be completed in 2028.Ahmed made the declaration on Saturday at the dam site in Ayoghena, Etsako West Local Government Area of E…

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