TARABA ASSEMBLY: SPEAKER RESIGNS_Ada Nkong

The Speaker of Taraba State House of Assembly and Vice president speakers forum of Nigeria, Abel Peter Diah, has resigned .Announcing his resignation in a short message to Journalists in the state, Diah said he was resigning on personal grounds.Newsannex recalls that there has been a battle of wits between the state governor, Darius Ishaku, and the leadership of the Assembly in the period leading up to the resignation..An attempt to impeach Diah last Friday failed with nine out of the twenty []

WORLD AIDS DAY: COMMUNITIES HAVE A ROLE TO PLAY_Ada Nkong

My first experience of discrimination against people living with HIV was during my Third year in the University. A friend of my cousins took Ill and kept losing weight . It turned out he had contracted HIV. After much plea, they agreed to go and visit him. They took some fruits with them. He was excited to see them. They gisted and laughed like old times. He asked his Mum to peel the fruits and cut into bits. She brought it with []

LASTMA OFFICIAL STONED TO DEATH_Ada Nkong

An officer of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority, LASTMA, Ola Oyeshina has been stoned to death at Iganmu-Sifax axis of Apapa, Lagos while trying to decongest the area of traffic. The incident reportedly occurred on Friday around 5.00pm. According to LASEMA’s General Manager, Olajide Oduyoye, a large stone was thrown at him by some people and that two persons had been arrested in connection with the murder. Condemning the murder of Oyeshina, the LASTMA boss said the government would not fold []