• Federal government frustrated my efforts to free Chibok girls trice – Boko Haram close pal, Salkida

    Federal government frustrated my efforts to free Chibok girls trice – Boko Haram close pal, Salkida

    Freelance journalist, Ahmad Salkida, has revealed that several attempts made by him to free the abducted Chibok girls from captivity had been frustrated by the federal government.

    Salkida, who is believed to have direct links to Boko Haram terrorists, said he met the girls and their captors at the instance of the federal government.

    In an email to Newsmen on Sunday, Salkida faulted the narratives of the Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed and President Muhammadu Buhari’s biographer, Professor John Paden, on […]

  • Minister extols 14 states for improved efforts in HIV control

    Minister extols 14 states for improved efforts in HIV control

    According to reports, the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has lauded 14 states in the federation for their improved efforts in the control of HIV.

    Adewole, represented by Dr Evelyn Ngige, the Director of Public Health, Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH) expressed the view at the Dissemination of the National Quality Improvement Project (NQIP) and NigeriaQual Awards Ceremony in Abuja.

    The overall goal of NigeriaQual programme is to improve the quality and standard of care and related services for all patients […]

  • No amount of intimidation will stop our reconstruction efforts — Shettima

    No amount of intimidation will stop our reconstruction efforts — Shettima

    Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno Statet on Monday said he was going ahead with the planned rebuilding of damaged buildings in spite of recent attacks by Boko Haram insurgents in some parts of the state.

    Shettima stated this while interacting with newsmen in Bama, headquarters of Bama Local Government Area of the state.

    He was reacting to the recent attacks by insurgents at the border villages of Logumani and Dara/Jamal, where an army officer and three soldiers were killed.

    The governor, who relocated […]