PHOTO NEWS: Bill Gates parleys Nigeria’s finance minister on vaccine financing and fiscal agenda
The philantropist met with the finance minister.
CAN president, SGF, I-G warn against provocative preachings
Mr. Ayokunle explained that provocative preaching could set the nation on fire along religious lines.
Raped Chrisland schoolchild testifies in court, recalls ‘bad things’ done to her
A 47-year-old Chrisland School supervisor, Lagos, Adegboyega Adenekan, is being prosecuted for allegedly defiling a four-year old pupil of the school
Why Nigeria’s NHIS degenerated – Executive Secretary
The shareholders are the managers of the scheme.
How Nigerian govt can make private companies fund public health — Dangote
One per cent of profits will fund healthcare.
Minister inaugurates governing boards of education agencies
The minister urges the appointees to ensure qualitative service delivery.
Ekweremadu: Reps to probe operations of Buhari’s asset recovery panel
A lawmaker says Public Property Act is a ‘spent law’ by virtue of the Code of Conduct Bureau and Tribunal Act.
Nigerian govt seeks to seize hidden assets allegedly belonging to Ekweremadu
The Senator said he has no further assets to declare as he declared all his assets with the Code of Conduct Bureau as required by law.
69 million Nigerians lack access to safe water- UNICEF
“19 million have to walk long distances to get water”.
Farmers/Herders conflict: Jigawa community gives herders one month to quit settlement
The pastoralists say they had been in the community for several decades
Nigerian govt sets up committee to review Africa Free Trade Agreement proposal
The committee has two weeks to send in its report.
Senior lawyer Rickey Tarfa calls witnesses in corrruption trial
The senior lawyer is being proseuted by the EFCC.
Alleged rape of toddler: In tears, mother narrates story
The accused is being tried in court.
Scrap NNPC now, ex-CBN deputy governor tells Nigerian govt
He also said deregulation of the downstream petroleum sector was the way to go.
Nigerian govt inaugurates committee on basic healthcare fund
The Basic Health Healthcare Provision Fund is part of the National Health Act.
UNICEF to provide medical support to freed Dapchi girls
The girls were released, Wednesday weeks after they were kidnapped.
Experts advocate improved funding as Nigeria marks World Tuberculosis Day
According to WHO, Nigeria is one of the highest TB burdened countries in the world.
Reveal Buhari, Osinbajo’s pay too, Okupe challenges Sagay
Mr. Sagay had earlier said he would reveal the running cost of National Assembly members.