LAGOS State government through the State’s Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT) is partnering with Access Bank to commemorate 16 days of activism to end all forms of violence against women and children.
According to the state government, over 1,500 children drawn from both public and private schools in the state will receive age appropriate sex education, among others during the period.
DSVRT Coordinator, Titilola Vivour-Adeniyi, who disclosed this on Sunday in a statement, said the team, in partnership with the […]
Former President, Goodluck Jonathan, may seek reelection in Nigeria’s 2019 presidential election, the publisher of Ovation Magazine, Mr. Dele Momodu, has said.
Jonathan, who ruled Africa’s most populous nation from 2011 to 2015, lost his bid for reelection in last year’s presidential polls to President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressive Congress.
Since leaving office Jonathan’s profile internationally has risen, and Mr. Momodu says the Peoples Democratic Party chieftain may stage a comeback bid in 2019.
In an article titled, “The second coming […]
A black woman from Brazil has broken the course of history to win the 2016 keenly contested Miss Bum Bum competition.
A beautiful lady, Erika Canela has made history by being crowned as the first black winner of Brazil’s Miss Bum Bum contest.
The annual beauty pageant hopes to find the best rear in the country. The winner, out of 27 contestants, becomes an instant celebrity and receives 50,000 reais (around £12,426).
However Erika is also representing black females for her record win. […]
Aneighty-three years old Founder of New Covenant Christian Fellowship, NCCF, Nnobi, Anambra State, Apostle Chukwusom Okoli, has thrown a challenge to witches, wizards, occults and spiritualists all over the world for a spiritual contest.
He said he want to use the contest to re-enact the feat of Biblical Prophet Elijah in Mount Carmel, where he challenged the prophets of Baal to determine whether God or Baal was supreme.
Apostle Okoli said: “For a long time now a lot of people believe in […]
Someone who didn’t contest election can’t be Governor – Wabara, Orji, Ogbulafor and others back Ikpeazu
Abia State elders and traditional rulers have described the issuance of Certificate of Return to Mr. Uche Ogah by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on the order of Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court Abuja, as perverse and reckless.
The elders, who declared their full support for Governor Okezie Ikpeazu, appealed to Abians and every interest group in the tussle for leadership of the state, to remain calm for the good of the state.
Addressing journalists on Monday in […]
Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has declared that the immediate past president, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan should not have participated in the 2015 presidential election.
It would be recalled that in the build up to the epic election, Fayose was a major supporter of the ex-president who is alleged to have deployed federal might and resources in installing him as the Ekiti State Governor in 2014.
But speaking on Channels TV programme: Sunday Politics, Fayose said: “In my opinion, the only thing Jonathan […]
Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, said on Thursday that it was President Muhammadu Buhari that forced him to run for the governorship of Kaduna state.
According to him, without the encouragement he received from Buhari who was the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), he wouldn’t have been governor of Kaduna state.
He also said he would have lost the election if not for the card reader introduced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
Speaking at the closing ceremony […]