We remain committed to improving economic status of women –...

Malam Garba Shehu, the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity in a statement in Abuja on Tuesday, said Buhari gave the assurance in a message to mark the 2020 International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. The post We remain committed to improving economic status of women – Buhari appeared first…

2023: Why presidency should remain in the North —Kwande

Tribune Online 2023: Why presidency should remain in the North —Kwande Nigeria’s former ambassador to Switzerland and chieftain of Northern Elders Forum (NEF), Ambassador Yahaya Kwande, has canvassed that the presidency should be zoned to the North in 2023 by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). Speaking to Sunday Tribune in Jos, Ambassador Kwande said that…

COVID-19 2nd wave: WAHO warns ECOWAS member states to remain...

The West Africa Health Organisation (WAHO) has warned Member States of the ECOWAS Community to brace up and prepare for the possibility of a second wave of the COVID-19 Pandemic. WAHO gave the warning in Guinea Bissau at the ongoing delocalised meeting of Parliament, with the theme: ‘Agricultural Production and Food Security in the ECOWAS…

Biden: Why Trump will remain president – Fani-Kayode on US...

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has declared that United States President Donald Trump will retain his seat. He claimed that the outcome of the presidential poll was “the biggest electoral fraud in history”. The position of the former presidential aide is contained in his article on Sunday, ‘U.S. election: Before you pop the champagne’….

#EndSARS: CSOs urge security agencies to remain focused

A file image of the #EndSARS protesters at Lekki Tollgate, before the gunfire. A Coalition of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) for Good Governance has urged security agencies to remain focused toward ridding Nigeria of all unpatriotic elements. Mr Olayemi Success, Chief Convener of the CSOs, made the call at a news conference on Sunday in…

I Remain Positive To Lead WTO Despite United States Opposition...

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Nigeria’s candidate for the position of Director-General of the World Trade Organisation, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has said she remains positive of clinching the top job as the seventh head of the global trade group despite opposition from the United States. Okonjo-Iweala disclosed this in a tweet on Thursday. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala AFP See Also News…

Lagos govt says private schools remain closed

The Lagos State Government on Sunday said private schools in the state remained closed after earlier saying public schools are to remain shut till further notice. It would be recalled that the Lagos State Commissioner of Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso, announced on Sunday that public schools should remain closed till further notice when given…

Akeredolu Decries Jail Break In Ondo, Says Schools To Remain...

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu Ondo State governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has decried the jailbreak recorded in the state after thugs hijacked peaceful protests calling for an end to police brutality and bad governance.  Some thugs had last Thursday broke into the Nigeria Correctional Centre in the Okitipupa Local Council Area of the state and freed inmates before…

Just In: Sanwo-Olu Reviews Curfew, Says Public Schools Remain Shut

The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has reviewed the curfew imposed on the state following mayhem that engulfed the state in the aftermath of #EndSARS protest. A statement issued by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, on behalf of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu said the restriction time was now 8.00pm to 6.00am. The government enjoined Lagosians…

Travel where? I remain Asiwaju, Jagaban of Lagos – Tinubu...

Former Lagos state Governor and National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Tinubu has debunked rumours that he travelled out of Lagos in haste after the shooting incident at Lekki toll gate. It would be recalled that unarmed protesters suffered heavy gunfire at Lekki toll gate on Tuesday, October 20. The incident enraged…

Ooni hosts Obasanjo, begs #EndSARS protesters to remain calm

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, on Monday, hosted former President Olusegun Obasanjo in his palace at the ancient city. He also appealed to the #EndSARS protesters across the country to retreat and give peace a chance. The monarch described the #EndSARS protest as a clear message by the Nigerian youth to the government….