2nd Recession in 5yrs: Buhari Tasked on Cost of Governance, Accountability
President Muhammadu Buhari has been asked to cut the cost of governance and implement bold and transparency and accountability measures in his  government’s response to Nigeria’s second recession in five years. Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) made this request in an open letter urging Buhari to put the... Read more
Intellectual  Property: NCC Supports Birmingham University
Vice-Chancellor of Bingham University, Karu, Prof. William B. Qurix (R) welcomes the   Director-General, Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC), Mr. John O. Asein, during a courtesy visit of an NCC delegation to the University recently.   The Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) has offered institutional support to Bingham University, Karu, near Abuja,... Read more
UN@75: Minister  To Grace Celebration Of MMS UN Generation Amazons
The Minister for Women Affairs, Dame Pauline Tallen is set to grace the upcoming MMS Woman of Fortune Hall of Fame (WoFHoF) Initiative event as the Special Guest of Honour. As the United Nations marks its 75 years anniversary with a search for the “Third Paradise”- a new world... Read more
#ENDSARS Protests Claim 22 Police Operatives  , 205 Stations
Not less than  22 Police personnel were killed  with many others sustaining life threathening injuries  even as 205 stations and formations were  burnt  by hoodlums who hijacked the recently concluded ENDSARS protests organised by the Nigerian youths. the Force Headquarters in Abuja has disclosed. The statistics were contained in... Read more
Army Admits Enforcing  Curfew, Denies Shooting at ENDSARS Protesters
  The Army has owned up that it was called upon to enforce curfew imposed by the Lagos State Government on Tuesday, October 20, 2020  to check the activities of the ENDSARS protesters, but debunked allegations   that soldiers  from its 81 Divisions opened fire and gunned down some of... Read more
2020 Budget: Katsina  Govt Gets Backing on Developmental Projects in Ketare
The Kanwan Katsina, Alhaji Usman  Bello  Kankara   The Katsina State has been commended for the execution of various developmental projects in Ketare district of the State, from the 2020 Budget. The Kanwan Katsina District head of Ketare, Alhaji Usman Bello Kankara gave  the commendation when he paid a... Read more
#ENDSARS Protest Speech: Buhari Warns Youths ,Avoids Reference to Lekki Shootings
President Muhammadu Buhari has warned that the right  of the youths to embark on their ongoing  protest should also impose on them  the responsibility to respect the rights of other citizens, and the necessity to operate within the law. He made this clarification in his Nation- wide Broadcast  yesterday... Read more
#ENDSARS Protests:DPO Aborts Plan to Raze Down Ibafo Police Headqrts
By Shola Fadeyi DPO, Ibafo Divisional Police Headquarters, Joshua Dare   Plans, by miscreants under the guise of protesters from Lagos , in connivance with hoodlums in Ibafo, to burn down, yesterday,  the Ibafo Divisional Police Headquarters, located on the Lagos Ibadan Expressway, in Ogun  State,  have been thwarted... Read more
NCC Moves to Strengthen Copyright Law, Renews Partnership with NBA
In a bid to strengthen the copyright section of the Bar for the benefit of the creative industries, the Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) has renewed its partnership with members of Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) to provide legal assistance for copyright owners under its Lawyers Advocacy for the Artiste (LAFTA).... Read more
NEC Orders States to Manage Police SWAT, Sets up Panel on Brutality Cases
 State Governors have been directed by the National Economic Council (NEC)  to take charge of the newly created police tactical unit, SWAT in their states, as well as  commission judicial panels of inquiry to investigate police brutality in all the  states as well as the Federal Capital Territory(FCT) .... Read more