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Ramadan Starts Tomorrow, Monday – Sultan Of Sokoto

Ramadan Starts Tomorrow, Monday – Sultan Of Sokoto

The Sultan of Sokoto and President-General of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Alhaji Muhammad Abubakar Sa’ad III has declared tomorrow, Monday, as Ramadan 1, 1440 A.H, marking the beginning of the month-long compulsory fast. The Amir-ul-Mu’mineen of the Nigerian Muslims and Sultan of Sokoto made the announcement via @moonsightingng, the official Twitter handle of the National Moon ... Read More »

Electricity projects:Big bang as Fashola names alleged corrupt contractors

Electricity projects:Big bang as Fashola names alleged corrupt contractors

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola SAN has forwarded to Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) documents from some of the Ministry’s agencies providing some level of details regarding the names of contractors that allegedly collected money for electricity projects but failed to execute any projects, and inviting SERAP to “inspect a compendium of verified and ... Read More »

WHO hero laid to rest

WHO hero laid to rest

“Dr Mouzoko, 41, died from a gunshot wound sustained during an attack by assailants on 19 April 2019 at Butembo University Hospital.”   4 May 2019, Bafia – With overwhelming grief and respect, Dr Richard Valery Mouzoko Kiboung, a devoted doctor, epidemiologist, husband and father who had worked with the World Health Organization (WHO) for the past five years, was ... Read More »

Electricity: Some FCT communities to experience load shedding— AEDC (See list)

Electricity: Some FCT communities to experience load shedding— AEDC (See list)

The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC), says some electricity supply feeders from Kukwaba transmission station supplying power to some communities will experience load shedding, pending replacement of the faulty breaker in the station. AEDC’s General Manager,Corporate Communications, Mr Fadipe Oyebode said this in a statement in Abuja on Saturday. He listed the feeders on load shedding to include L31 feeder ... Read More »

Army alleges plans to derail the swearing in on May 29

Army alleges plans to derail the swearing in on May 29

The Nigerian Army on Saturday alleged that some unpatriotic elements in collusion with their foreign collaborators are planning to derail the swearing in of newly elected government on May 29 in order to scuttle the nation’s democratic process. The Army spokesman, Col. Sagir Musa said in a statement said, “Some of these mischievous elements thought that we would not have ... Read More »