Southern Kaduna Killings: “I’m not a part of government. I swore no oath” — Hadiza Isma El-Rufai Tells Critics

by Chuks Azotanion May 29, 2020
Following the recent spate of killings in Southern Kaduna, concerned citizens have moved to hold the government accountable for not bringing to halt the unfounded communal clash which has claimed the lives of many. Hadiza Isma El-Rufai being the wife of the governor of Kaduna State, has received her own fair share of criticism. In […]

Never Shake A Baby Vigorously, Can Die In 6 Hours — See Why

by Chuks Azotanion May 29, 2020
It is a common practice amongst adults to shake babies vigorously; sometimes in anger and at other times, while playing with them. It is a serious known form of child abuse. It usually occurs when a parent or guardian shakes a baby vigorously out of anger or frustration, most times because the baby will not […]

#COVID19: Kogi State Records First 2 Cases

by Seun Adeuyion May 28, 2020
Kogi State has recorded its first two cases of the coronavirus, BreakingTimes reports. This is according to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) in its latest update, on Wednesday night. The NCDC said the two cases were part of the 389 new cases of coronavirus recorded in Nigeria. With the 389 new COVID-19 cases, […]

N112.4million Consultancy Contract: Nigerians Lament Over Huge Outlay By NDDC

by Chuks Azotanion May 27, 2020
Investigative Journalist, Fisayo Soyombo has uncovered some details of a N112.4million contract issued by the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) to Julius Dinga Nig Ltd. The quoted sum is the service charge for “consultancy for the provision of publicity on the prevention of the spread of Coronavirus” in the Niger Delta. “Please note: this contract […]

Adams Oshiomole Under Fire For Endorsing Ize-Iyamo As Edo APC Governorship Candidate

by Chuks Azotanion May 27, 2020
Osagie Ize-Iyamu, former Secretary to Edo State Government (SSG), on Tuesday night in Abuja, emerged the governorship candidate of the Adams Oshiomole led faction of the Edo State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC). The seating governor, Godwin Nogheghase Obaseki who won the previous election under the APC and is still a member of the […]

#COVID19: Two Nurses Die Within A Space Of One Week In Calabar

by Chuks Azotanion May 27, 2020
In the last few weeks, there have been series of denials, accusations, and counter-accusations between state government officials and federal health authorities on whether COVID-19 cases exist in Cross River. The State Government has been claiming that the deadly virus has no place in the state because of its proactive efforts. Amidst the drama, two […]