Anuma Kalu Ulu, the Nigerian-born US-based geriatrics and family doctor was in the country for his yearly medical mission. Ulu was nominated for the “2009 and 2010 CNN-Heroes Award” for his philanthropic work.
By Rita Michael
Three teachers and about 25 students of Government Comprehensive Day Secondary School (GCDSS), Misau in Bauchi State were Tuesday morning, February 13, 2018, crushed to death by a trailer.
.Idris, police boss
The Bayelsa Police Command has confirmed the killing of Mr Okaye Igali, the Southern Ijaw branch chairman of Nigerian Union of Local Government Employee (NULGE) by unidentified assassins.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State has described as sad and strange, the tacit support by the All Progressives Congress (APC)
in the state for the killings and destruction of farmlands being perpetrated by Fulani herdsmen.
The Catholic Archbishop of Owerri, Most Rv.
.Dickson, Bayelsa governor
Residents of Koluama communities in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa State have bemoaned the negative impact of a gas leak from an oilfield in the area.
By Rita Michael,
The United Nations Children Funds (UNICEF) has stressed the need for active collaboration among stakeholders across the country to improve issues related to child protection, development and survival.
The former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi, has described the Nigerian match to nationhood as full of many regrettable acts that have brought the country to where it is presently.
.Isaac Adewole, health minister
By Rita Michael
About 95 butchers have been affected with an animal-related diseases known as Brucellosis in Bauchi State.
Nigeria football legend Jay-Jay Okocha took part in Saturday's Lagos City Marathon, which was won by Franco-Kenyan runner Abraham Kiprotich.