• Men raise alarm over increasing fake bra, bum pads worn by women

    Men raise alarm over increasing fake bra, bum pads worn by women

    Some men in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Thursday said the use of body enhancers such as padded braziers, hips and bum boosters by women was deceptive.

    The men said the body enhancers give a wrong impression about the reality of the user’s physique.

    Body enhancers are undergarments such as padded braziers, butt’s booster, hip enhancer, waist cincher and others worn by women.

    Some of the men who spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) said they found the trend repulsive […]

  • NULGE commends Governor Umahi for increasing workers salary

    NULGE commends Governor Umahi for increasing workers salary

    Leonard Nkah, the President of the Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees, Ebonyi State chapter, has commended Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State for approving 5 per cent pay rise for workers.

    Nkah said by the action, Umahi had proved to be a listening governor.

    Umahi announced the salary increase when he addressed the people on Saturday at the Abakaliki Township Stadium.

    The increase was put at 5 per cent.

    Nkah also said that a dedicated account would be opened where money would be […]

  • Residents decry increasing rate of prostitution in Asaba

    Residents decry increasing rate of prostitution in Asaba

    Residents of Asaba, the Delta capital, have decried the increase in commercial sex activities in the city, in spite of the warning by health officials on the consequences of the vice.

     

    The residents expressed their concerns about the high rate of the menace in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Asaba on Sunday.

    They advised the women involved in the act to have a change of heart considering the health, religious and other consequences of prostitution and called […]

  • CSOs decry increasing brutality, extortion in Bayelsa

    CSOs decry increasing brutality, extortion in Bayelsa

    Some civil society organisations in Bayelsa State have raised the alarm over the increasing cases of brutality and extortion of residents by security operatives in the state.

    The CSOs comprising the Civil Liberties Organisation, Bayelsa Non-Governmental Organisations Forum and the International Federation of Women Lawyers expressed their concerns at a news conference in Yenagoa on Saturday.

    The Chairman, BANGOF, Robinson Kuroghobogha, who read the statement of the groups, said that human rights violation in Bayelsa was on “a geometric increase”.

    Robinson claimed that […]

  • Kwara residents lament the increasing theft of cooked food on fire

    Kwara residents lament the increasing theft of cooked food on fire

    The hardship brought about by the current economic recession in Nigeria has given rise to a spate of insecurity. According to a reports.

    In Kwara State, cooking a pot of soup is now an invitation to robbers, as cases of eagle-eyed hungry men absconding with cooked food still on the fire is now a daily occurrence.

    The incident is widespread in areas without perimeter fencing and among women who cook or have opted to cook with coal pots. At each of such […]