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2,300 under-five , 145 child-bearing women die in Nigeria daily- Toyin Saraki

•Speaks at CNBC Africa, Forbes Future of Health Summit Jude Johnson The Founder-President of the Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA) and Global Goodwill Ambassador for the International Confederation of Midwives (ICM), Mrs. Toyin Saraki, has given an alarming statistics that over 2, 300 under-five children and 145 women of children bearing age die

$496m Aircraft Purchase: Senators Call For Buhari’s Impeachment

Some Senators have called for the impeachment of President Muhammadu Buhari over the purchase of the $496m super Tucano fighter jets. The Senators during plenary on Thursday asked Senate President Bukola Saraki to invoke Section 143 of the constitution in view of President Buhari’s approval of the extra-budgetary spending of 496

Army dreams to make Sambisa Forest tourists haven

Nigeria’s army is planning a makeover for  the Sambisa Forest, from being the den of Boko Haram terrorists  into a tourist destination. Nigeria’s Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, announced the plan on Wednesday. “Nigerian Army to collaborate with National Park Service and Borno State Government to turn Sambisa forest to tourist

Senator Dino Melaye arrested at Abuja airport

Senator Dino Melaye, who was declared wanted by the Nigerian Police for alleged arming of some thugs, has today reported that he was stopped from boarding a flight to Morocco this morning, after checking in. This information was gathered from his social media accounts this morning. He affirmed that it was an

Breaking News: Senate mace snatched at plenary

The mace, the symbol of authority of the Senate, was today  18th April, snatched by some anonymous men. Correspondents at the National Assembly reports that the unidentified men barged  into the Chamber of the Senate, during plenary, pushed away the Sergeant-at-Arms positioned at the entrance and carted away the mace. It is unclear

Trump invites Buhari to Washington

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari will be the guest of US President Donald Trump on 30 April in Washington, the White House announced on Sunday. According to the statement, Trump will discuss issues such as promoting economic growth and fighting terrorism with Buhari. “The relationship of the United States with Nigeria is deep

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