Dino Melaye Emerges 2019 North-Central Outstanding Political Personality of the Year

The Senator Representing Kogi West Senatorial District in the Nigeria Sanate , Sen.Dino Melaye has been nominated for the Outstanding Political Personality of the Year by the organizers of North-Central Service Awards. Dino Melaye was nominated through a transparent voting system participated by Nigerians especially those who reside in the North-Central states of Nigeria. The North-Central service Awards is initiated by COA Media to honour individuals, groups and institutions whose outstanding selfless service and contributions are helping to change the socio-economic landscape of North-Central states and Nigeria. Date: Thursday 21st,…

Lawan Greets ThisDay Publisher, Obaigbena At 60

Senate President, Ahmad Lawan on Sunday congratulated Mr Nduka Obaigbena, the publisher of Thisday newspapers and President of Newspaper Proprietors of Nigeria (NPAN) on the occasion of his 60th birthday anniversary. Senate President in a statement by his Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mohammed Isa, noted the contributions of Obaigbena in uplifting the profession of journalism in the country. He said it was significant that in spite of the challenges confronting the media industry which saw to the collapse of many newspapers, Thisday has continued to rise to enviable height. “This…

COA Media Group Opens Nomination For 2019 North-Central Service Award … As its Unveils 2019 North Central Economic & Investment Summit Agenda

COA Media, organisers of The Plateau Awards, Plateau Leadership Summit and Face of Plateau has opened nomination for the 2nd Edition of the North-Central Service Award 2019.   The nomination will commence on 15th August and end 10th September, 2019. COA Media group at a press conference held in Abuja said the 2019 North-Central Awards will also feature maiden edition of North-Central Economic Development & Investment Summit. According to Executive Director of COA Media, Amb. Cletus Akhimien the Economic Summit will bring together Entrepreneurs, Captains of Industries, Business Moguls and…

Amb. Jonathan Daniel Bags Doctorate Degree 

ISMT University, Benin Republic has honoured Amb. Jonathan Daniel Ojadah with a Doctor of Science in Entrepreneurship, Women and Youth Development.   Amb. Jonathan Ojadah Daniel is the  President and Founder, A Nigerian NGO, Arise O Nigeria ,established for the empowerment and advocacy of vulnerable youths, women, Promoting Peace and Governance in Nigeria. Arise O Nigeria is endorsed by the United Nations, Africa. Union and the International Human Rights and Peace Commission. The Management of ISMT University,Benin Republic honoured Amb. Jonathan Ojadah Daniel with the Doctor of Science in recognition…

CHALLENGES OF WOMEN INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISTS MAINSTREAMED ON DAY 3 @ THE Wits’ AFRICAN INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM CONFERENCE By Omoniyi Ibietan  

This morning, Motunrayo Famuyiwa-Alaka of the Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism; Juliana Francis of New Telegraph Newspapers; and Pauli Van Wyk of Daily Maverick Scorpio, held participants spellbound at the main auditorium of the Science Stadium at the Wits, in their revealing, candour-laced narratives focused on the global challenging environment in which women have to operate as investigative journalists. Given her biological constitution, the woman journalist faces unfair practices in the workplace – practices that compel her to work harder to justify her competence and retention at the reportorial…

Campaign: We are learning `Shaku Shaku’ dance steps – Osinbajo

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, on Sunday in Abuja, jocularly said he was learning the `Shaku Shaku’ dance steps for campaigns ahead of the 2019 general elections. `Shaku Shaku’ is a popular and contemporary dance style common among young Nigerians. The vice president said that his friend recently polled large number of votes just by dancing. Osinbajo, who was the Chairman and Special Guest of Honour at the `Launch of Five Fascinating Books’ written by Funmilayo Braithwaite, in Abuja on Sunday, said that his friend recently polled large number of votes just…

Barca Boss, PRNigeria Chief Bag Global PR Awards in Barcelona … Nigeria joins League of multiple award winners

The International Public Relations Association (IPRA) has conferred 2018 Golden World Awards (GWA) on the President of FC Barcelona (colloquially known as Barça), Josep Maria Bartomeu and the founder of PRNigeria media platform, Yushau A. Shuaib. The conferment took place on Friday at a ceremony by IPRA in Barcelona, Spain. The Barca President received IPRA’s President Award for outstanding contribution of Barcelona Foundation to better world understanding through sports. He was honoured for leading the club to put into practice values of teamwork, empathy, and respect while providing places for…

Foundation Doles Out Scholarship, Grants To Students ,Women 

Ile-Ife Osun state, The fourth in the series of the Lateefah Moyosore Durosinmi (LMD) Foundation award of scholarship to students and grants to women in small business will hold on Thursday Oct.  25 at Obafemi Awolowo University Central Mosque, Ile -Ife. In a statement by the Foundation Secretary, Dr Sururah Bello said over 40 students and women would benefit from the foundation award this year with scholarships to 28 students of both primary and secondary schools. She said that four students have been selected from each of the six South West states…

Tafa LG Chairman Bags 2018 North-Central Outstanding Chairman of the Year Award

The Executive Chairman of Tafa Local Government Area in Niger State, Alhaji  Abubakar Ado a. k. a Ikon Allah has been nominated as the 2018 North-Central Outstanding Chairman of the Year Award According to the Coordinator of the award, Cletus Akhimen, the  nomination Hon Abubakar Ado went through a transparent voting system participated by Nigerians especially those who reside in the North-Central part of the country. The North-Central Service Awards was established by COA Media in recognition of good service delivery done by individual and institutions in the North Central…

Gov Sani-Bello Enjoins Religion Leaders To Preach Peace,Harmonious Existence 

Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello has urged clerics and society leaders to use religion to further harmonious existence in Nigeria.   Governor Sani-Bello stated this at the Maulid anniversary of Shiek Ahmad Tijjani and N133, 548, 570 appeal launching for the establishment of Majma’u Islamic Model School Secretariat, Minna at the Justice Idris Legbo International Conference Centre, Minna.   Governor Sani-Bello said that clerics and other leaders have important role to play in ensuring that religious tolerance exist among the people.   He called on the clerics to preach…