• Ondo: Afenifere endorses Akeredolu, knocks Akinfenwa on Oke’s claim

    Ondo: Afenifere endorses Akeredolu, knocks Akinfenwa on Oke’s claim

    It was gathered that the Afenifere Renewal Group (ARG), Ondo State chapter, has endorsed the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate in next Saturday’s governorship election, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu.

    In a statement signed and issued to journalists in Akure yesterday by Prof Bayonile Ademodi and Mr. Tokunbo Ajasin, the group said Akeredolu earned its endorsement in line with strict compliance with Awoist principle of party loyalty.

    According to the Yoruba socio-cultural group, the APC candidate is a people-centric human rights lawyer with strong […]

  • PDP endorses ambassadorial-nominee from Taraba

    PDP endorses ambassadorial-nominee from Taraba

    According to reports, the Taraba Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Wednesday endorsed the appointment of Malam Mustapha Jaji as an ambassadorial-nominee from the state.

    The State’s PDP Chairman, Mr Victor Bala, announced the endorsement at a news briefing in Jalingo.

    According to him, President Muhammadu Buhari has the right to give political appointment to any qualified Nigerian irrespective of party affiliation.

    “The President has the right to appoint every qualified Nigerian into any available office. Therefore, I am very happy […]

  • FG endorses NOUN, others for e-learning programmes

    FG endorses NOUN, others for e-learning programmes

    According to reports, the federal government has endorsed the e-Learning programme of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), assuring parents, students and prospective applicants that there was nothing to fear.

    The federal government described e-Learning as “one of the avenues that the National Universities Commission (NUC) is exploring to increase access to university education without compromising quality.”

    In a press release yesterday, NOUN’s Director of Media and Publicity, Malam Ibrahim Sheme, said this was a confirmation of the often repeated stance […]

  • President Obama endorses Hillary Clinton for president

    President Obama endorses Hillary Clinton for president

    June 9th 2016, Just few hours back, Barack Obama endorsed Hillary Clinton to succeed him as US president, declaring in a video message “I’m with her.”Obama’s endorsement comes after a hard fought Democratic primary season, in which Clinton struggled against leftist rival Bernie Sanders.

    “Tens of millions of Americans made their voices heard. Today I just want to add mine,” Obama said. “I don’t think there’s ever been someone so qualified to hold this office.” “I have seen her judgment. I’ve seen […]

  • Health Minister endorses use of herbal drugs

    Health Minister endorses use of herbal drugs

    Prof. Isaac Adewole, the Minister of Health has frowned on the importation of mosquito nets and directed that they should be produced locally in the country.

    He endorsed the use of herbal drugs and recommended that they should be produced under the supervision of the Nigerian Institute of Pharmaceutical Research and Development and the National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control.

    Speaking at the presentation of “NAFDAC Guidelines 2016” on Tuesday in Abuja, the minister said billions of “hard-earned” money […]