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NCAC, NCWS Agree To Launch New Cultural Brand To Empower Nigerian Women

  The National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC) and the National Council for Women Society (NCWS) have reached an agreement to evolve a new brand that will empower vulnerable Nigerian women and create a platform that will enable them contribute their quota to national development. This agreement was reached when the newly elected executive […]

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Runsewe Tasks Nigerian Youths On Cultural Rebirth

      The Director General of the National Council for Arts and Culture(NCAC), Otunba Segun Runsewe has expressed deep worry over the alarming rate at which Nigeria’s culture is being eroded and replaced with alien practices. As the custodian of the nation’s culture and the head of the institution of government saddled with the responsibility […]


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Obaseki Assures Improved Security, Quality Infrastructure, Others In Edo Communities

      The State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said his administration will continue to prioritize security, healthcare, education, quality infrastructure among others to improve the living standard of the people and ensure sustainable development. Obaseki gave the assurance when he received the executive members of Igbanke General Union Worldwide, who were on a […]


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Perpetrators Of Female Genital Mutilation Risk Four Years Jail Term In Edo’

      The Edo State Government has intensified the campaign against Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in rural communities in the state, urging residents to desist from the heinous act so as not to run afoul of the Violence Against Persons Prohibition (VAPP) Law. Speaking at an event to mark the 2022 International Day for […]


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JIFORM Mourns Death Of Gambian Journalists, Condole Families

        The Journalists International  Forum for Migration (JIFORM) through its Gambian Chapter has consoled the media community and the families of the bereaved Journalists in the country. A statement signed by Biram. S. Jobe, the Cordinating Secretary of the JIFORM, West Africa in Banjul conveyed the message of the global media body […]


Obaseki:  Ossiomo Power To Supply 24-hour Electricity To Benin Airport, NAF Base

    The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has disclosed plans to supply 24-hour electricity to the Benin Airport and the Nigerian Air Force Base in the Benin metropolis from the government’s Public Private Partnership (PPP) initiative, Ossiomo Power. The governor, who spoke to journalists in Benin City, said the government is committed to […]


Emir Of Borgu Constitutes Committee On Gani Durbar Festival 2022

        The Mai Borgu, Alhaji Muhammad Sani Dantoro, Kitoro the fourth, has inaugurated a 15-man Central Working Committee(CWC) to plan and articulate the cultural tourism ecology of the Sixth Edition of Gani Durbar Festival. Also immediately constituted to fully kick start the planning of the biggest culture festival in North Central Nigeria, […]


JIFORM Advocates Confiscation Of Property, Illicit Funds Of Human Traffickers

      The Journalists International Forum For Migration (JIFORM) has advocated the for garnishee order to confiscate the property and illicit funds of human traffickers across the world. JIFORM made the call yesterday at a public lecture to mark the 100 days in office of the Director General of the National Agency for Prohibition […]


NAPTIP Begins Prosecution Of Spain Based Nigerian Trafficker

          The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has commenced the prosecution of a Spain based Nigerian, Patricia Ekhoe Igbinovia (Aka Mama Bobby, Aka Audu Mariam Olayemi), who is notorious in the trafficking of Nigerian young women from Nigeria to Spain. Two of her gang members are […]


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Editors Describe Bonnie Iwuoha’s Death As Devastating, Painful 

      The Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) has expressed shock and sadness over the death on Monday evening of former Commissioner of Information and Strategy, Abia State and Fellow of NGE, Mr. Bonnie Iwuoha. In statement on Tuesday signed by the NGE’s President Mustapha Isah and the General Secretary, Iyobosa Uwugiaren, the professional […]