HUMAN INTEREST

Jigawa National Assembly Member dies_Ada Nkong

Reports say the member representing Gwaram constituency in Jigawa state, Honorable Yuguda Hassan Killa is dead. He died at the National hospital after a protracted illness at the age of 65. Mr Auwalu Sankara the special assistant, media to Jigawa state Governor made the,announcement Thursday saying Governor Badaru Abubakar condoled with his entire family, constituency… Continue reading Jigawa National Assembly Member dies_Ada Nkong

ENTERTAINMENT & LIFE STYLE

Sadiq Daba Bows Out_Ada Nkong

Reports reaching us say Sadiq Daba of cock crow at dawn fame is dead. The renowned actor had been very sick in the past and flown out for medical attention. He had been battling with Leukemia and prostrate cancer. Outside cock crow at dawn, in 2015, he won best actor in the Africa movie academy… Continue reading Sadiq Daba Bows Out_Ada Nkong

ENTERTAINMENT & LIFE STYLE · POLITICS

2Face’s Manager,Efe Omoregie Makes Music Debut at 50 _Ada Nkong

I met him at the Lekki Lake resort last year. Simple, homely and friendly, he made you feel welcome even when you have never met. When I learnt he was the man who has walked with 2Baba for close to two decades and into a successful music career, I was wowed. As he turns 50… Continue reading 2Face’s Manager,Efe Omoregie Makes Music Debut at 50 _Ada Nkong

Security

Insurgency: Gov Zulum Urges FG to Seek External Help_Ada Nkong

Borno State Governor Babagana Zulum has called on the Federal Government to seek support from neighbouring countries in the fight against insurgency. Zulum said this on Wednesday at the North East Governors’ Forum held in Bauchi, the state Bauchi state capital, noting that joint action is required to end the insurgency. “Again, I want to… Continue reading Insurgency: Gov Zulum Urges FG to Seek External Help_Ada Nkong

HEALTH · POLITICS

Nigeria Recieves About 4 Million Doses of Covid-19 Vaccines From COVAX_Ada Nkong

About four million doses of the long awaited Aztrazeneca vaccine have been received in Abuja on Tuesday. This is the first recieved of several efforts been made to get the vaccine in Nigeria. 3.94 million doses of the vaccine manufactured by Serum institute of India arrived Abuja, Nigeria from Mumbai on Tuesday. Details later.

Aviation

FG Reopens Osubi Airport Warri for Daylight Operations_Ada Nkong

The Federal government has approved the reopening of Osubi Airport Warri for daylight Operations. Minister of Aviation ,Hadi Sirika made the announcement on his twitter handle. He tweeted: “I have just approved the reopening of Osubi Airport Warri, for daylight operations in VFR conditions, subject to all procedures, practices and protocols, including COVID-19, strictly being… Continue reading FG Reopens Osubi Airport Warri for Daylight Operations_Ada Nkong

OPINION

LASU VC Race:Before We Confuse the Medical Fellowship VS PhD Issue _Dr Olayinka Atilola

Dr Olayinka Atilola MB;BS; FMCPsych ; FWACP; PGD, The Medical Fellowship and other Fellowships in the fields allied to Medicine: Before we confuse Issues in the LASU VC Race The Medical Fellowship, as the primus academic and professional qualification, not only for specialist medical consultants in Teaching Hospitals in Nigeria but for lecturers in clinical… Continue reading LASU VC Race:Before We Confuse the Medical Fellowship VS PhD Issue _Dr Olayinka Atilola

ENTERTAINMENT & LIFE STYLE

Two Weeks in Lagos: The Story of the Town You Hate to Love_Ada Nkong

Lagos for many is a city that has an allure of its own. Never mind the disparity between the Island and the Mainland ,it is a unique experience, the Lagos life from whichever angle you view it. If you have listened to Zlatan’s Lagos Anthem, you will know by now that everything, ‘E dey Lagos’.… Continue reading Two Weeks in Lagos: The Story of the Town You Hate to Love_Ada Nkong

WORLD NEWS

Trump Discloses Plans to Run for Presidency 2024_Ada Nkong

Donald Trump told conservatives Sunday he was considering running for president again in 2024, as he reasserted dominance over the Republican Party and warned of a “struggle” for America’s very survival. Echoing the grievance politics of his 2016 campaign and the harsh rhetoric of his one-term presidency, the 74-year-old fired up an enthusiastic crowd at… Continue reading Trump Discloses Plans to Run for Presidency 2024_Ada Nkong