President Muhammadu Buhari, on Saturday, admitted that there was no easy solution to myriads of problems bedevilling Nigeria.
In a nationwide broadcast to commemorate the country’s 56th Independence Day anniversary, the President, however, assured Nigerians that his administration was pursuing the solutions available to it with a view to repositioning the country.
Buhari said it was normal for countries to face ups and downs, while attributing the economic recession in the country to a shortage of foreign exchange and violence by the […]
An Abuja-based Gynecologist, Dr Adaora Ukoh, said heavy bleeding after menstruation could be an indication of underlying health problems.
She disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Wednesday in Abuja.
Ukoh explained that spotting or bleeding after menstruation period was a condition where the woman still noticed some amount of blood droppings days or weeks after her menstrual cycle.
She added that every woman’s cycle differ in some ways and should be considered normal as long as the […]
The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Bishop Matthew Hassan Kukah, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to stop agonising about the past administration but to tackle the challenges facing the country.
He said Nigerians did not vote for him ( Buhari) to complain about previous government but to perform better than his predecessor.
The clergymen stated this at a dinner organised by the Ondo State Government after the 2016 Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria held in Akure, the state capital on Wednesday.
He said, […]
The Ohanaeze Youth Council, OYC, has cautioned political gladiators in Abia State against taking any action capable of plunging the state into anarchy.
It could be recalled that the state had been thrown into political logjam following the June 27 ruling of an Abuja High Court, which sacked Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu and ordered that Dr. Uche Ogah be sworn in.
In a statement issued on Saturday by the National President of OYC, Mazi Okechukwu Isiguzoro, he urged both parties to remain calm […]
Nigeria’s economic problems will end when FG stops giving bail-out funds to state governments, says Afenifere
The pan Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, has called on the Federal Government to stop issuing bail-out funds to state governments, canvassing a second look at the revenue allocation formula.
Afenifere, in a communiqué by its spokesman, Yinka Odumakin, maintained that a restructuring of the existing system of governance is the only solution to the current economic crises bedeviling the country.
The communiqué was read yesterday by Odumakin at the end of the group’s monthly meeting in Akure, the Ondo State capital.
According to […]
We will continue to destroy oil installations until Buhari addresses South-South problems – Niger Delta Avengers
Separatist group, Niger Delta Avengers, has declared that it will continue to carry out its activities until President Muhammadu Buhari is ready to genuinely address the problems of the region.
The group which has claimed responsibility for several pipeline attacks in the Niger Delta warned that it will continue to impede all avenues to export crude oil from the region.
NDA claimed that contrary to reports, it was not approached by anybody from the Federal Government when a ceasefire was declared, adding […]
The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel, has said that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, remains the only party capable of taking Nigeria out of its present economic situation.
Mr. Emmanuel said this on Tuesday, in Benin, during the official flag-off of the campaign for the Edo State PDP governorship flag bearer, Osagie Ize-Iyamu, ahead of the September 10 gubernatorial election.
Governor Emmanuel, who represented the South-South PDP governors, said the party was ready to reclaim the state from the All Progressive […]
We know Power Sector problems and its solution – Group claims FG is not listening to their complaints
According to reports, the Senior Staff Association of Electricity and Allied Companies (SSAEAC) declared readiness on Monday to reveal challenges facing Nigeria’s power sector and how to solve them.
The association also said it would not relent until the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government listens to them. The union listed low fund collection by the Discos and non-supply of metres to consumers as part of the sector’s problems.
Mr Chris Okonkwo, newly-elected president of the union told newsmen in Lagos, during the […]