Senate President’s convoy rescues 5 accident victims in Delta State

The official convoy of the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, on Thursday rescued five victims of a fatal auto crash along the Onicha-Ugbo – Asaba expressway. The convoy arrived the accident scene in Aniocha Local Government Area of Delta State at about 5:30pm while on its way to Owerri in Imo State. The accident victims, who laid helpless and almost unconscious, were rescued by gallant security personnel on the Senate President’s advance convoy led by the team Commander, Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP), Olaniyan Mojeed. The victims, who were occupants of…

Emir Sanusi Calls For Laws To Address Rate Of Divorce

The Emir of Kano, Malam Muhammadu Sanusi II has called on state governments to enact laws that would address the worsening rate of divorce and other marital challenges in Nigeria. According to Emir Sanusi, the call became necessary to enable authorities to compel parents to take care of their families. He was speaking on Thursday at a National Conference on Repositioning the Muslim Family for National Development held at the Banquet Hall, Presidential Villa, Abuja. The Emir also advocated that the law should provide for a stiffer penalty to parents…

Make Peace-building ,Integration National Priorities, Government urged

Religious leaders, representing both Islam and Christianity has appealed to the Government to make peace-builidng and integration national priorities. The leaders made the appeal at a one-day Inter-Faith Peace Forum, a local peace project organized by the Cardinal Onaiyekan Foundation for Peace (COFP) in conjunction with Faith for Peace Initiative (FPI) at the University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo State on Tuesday. The Forum with the theme ” Faith and the Fate of the Nation:Inter-Religious Harmony as a National Imperative” was convened by Tajudeen Alabede, a Fellow of Cardinal Onaiyekan Foundation…

No! Nigerians Voted PMB Not Anyone Else  By  Abba Dukawa

Before delving into my subject let me asks God forgiveness for believing only GMB can change the country without  seeking Allah’s guidance and SWT leave us with PMB.  Oh Allah we bow before you seeking your forgiveness. Help us in our trying moment as people and the country at large. One of the most important qualities of a  leader includes integrity, accountability, empathy, humility, resilience, vision, influence, and positivity.  In order to be an effective leader you must think about people and situation facing them. Maybe Mr president easily forgotten…

Senate probes GSM operators over drop calls

A Senate panel on Wednesday held a public hearing to investigate telecommunications network operators in the country over increasing rate of drop calls. President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan has asked the GSM operators in the country to refund to their customers money which they paid on drop calls. The public hearing was conducted by joint Senate committees on Communications, Trade and Investment. According to the chairperson of the Senate Committee on communications, Senator Oluremi Tinubu, the session was specifically “on the increasing rate of drop calls and other unwholesome…