• Mama Taraba reacts to reports she slumped at IDPs camp

    Mama Taraba reacts to reports she slumped at IDPs camp

    It was gathered that the Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Aisha Jummai Alhassan, has denied reports that she slumped during her two day visit to the Internal Displaced Persons’ camp in Fufore Local Government Area of Adamawa State.

    President Muhammadu Buhari had instructed Mama Taraba as fondly called to investigate allegations of human abuse in the IDP camps located in Adamawa, Borno and Yobe states.

    Speaking through her director of information, Mallam Hassan Dodo, Mama Taraba said “When I went […]

  • How pensioners slumped during verification exercise in Lagos

    How pensioners slumped during verification exercise in Lagos

    Tragedy was averted weekend as three unidentified aged pensioners slumped during the verification exercise organised by the Lagos State Local Government Pension Board, for pensioners.

    The incident which temporarily halted the verification exercise occurred when the pensioners were struggling to submit their forms to government officials for verification.

    The exercise which took place at the old Lagos Secretariat, adjacent the Nigeria Police College, Ikeja, attracted hundreds of elderly persons in their 70s and 80s.

    Some of the fragile looking pensioners were assisted to […]