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Amid Security Challenges, Mutfwang Laying Foundation For Brighter Plateau

Amid Security Challenges, Mutfwang Laying Foundation For Brighter Plateau

Parlous state When Governor Caleb Manasseh Mutfwang was declared winner of the 2023 governorship election in Plateau State and sworn in on May 29, 2023, he pledged transformation of the state. He appeared to have…

Climate Change And Need To Prevent Environmental Disaster In Nigeria (II)

Climate Change And Need To Prevent Environmental Disaster In Nigeria (II)

Anambra houses, roads in ruin In Anambra State, the erosion menace has become so pathetic that the Senator representing Anambra Central Senatorial District, Chief Victor Umeh, raised the alarm of the danger posed by erosion…

Climate Change And Need To Prevent Environmental Disaster In Nigeria

Climate Change And Need To Prevent Environmental Disaster In Nigeria

Warning The Federal Government’s recent alert to some governors in Nigeria of impending flooding in their states between April and November 2024, reverberated the urgent need to adopt climate change negative impacts’ mitigating measures. It…

Bayelsa In The Throes Of Abandoned Projects

Bayelsa In The Throes Of Abandoned Projects

Background Bayelsa State was created out of the old Rivers State on October 1, 1996 by the Sani Abacha’s military government. Its name was derived from the first few letters of the names of the…

Niger: How Drama, Intrigues Threatened Sponsorship Of 100 Orphaned Girls’ Marriage

Niger: How Drama, Intrigues Threatened Sponsorship Of 100 Orphaned Girls’ Marriage

…Marriage suspended as truce reached …Empowerment for the girls, community Background The culture of burdening the bride and her family with wedding expenses is well entrenched in most northern states as the weight is just…

Of Gowon, Ohanaeze, ACF And Truth About Nigerian Civil War

Of Gowon, Ohanaeze, ACF And Truth About Nigerian Civil War

The history of great nations today, from Europe, America to Asia reflects accurate understanding of the Anglo-Roman idiom: Si Vis pacem, para bellum – If you want peace, prepare for war – which origin is…

BTC: Why We Rejected Turbaning Of Garkuwan Hausawa In Benin

BTC: Why We Rejected Turbaning Of Garkuwan Hausawa In Benin

The Benin Kingdom is the land where the king is truly king. He wields great authority and influence only subject to divinity. The kingdom is among world’s famous empires that is still in existence, maintaining…

N’Delta: When NCND Met Stakeholders To Seek Ways To Stimulate Economic Development

N’Delta: When NCND Met Stakeholders To Seek Ways To Stimulate Economic Development

Background The National Council of Niger Delta (NCND) recently held its sixth council meeting in Asaba, Delta State, with the theme: Stimulating Strategies for Economic Growth and Development in the Niger Delta Region. The meeting,…

Critical Assets: NSCDC, Stakeholders Move Against Public Infrastructure Vandalisation

Critical Assets: NSCDC, Stakeholders Move Against Public Infrastructure Vandalisation

Background It is a known fact that Nigeria among the comity of nations has huge infrastructure gap as major infrastructure like roads, electricity, railway, housing, ports, pipelines, schools, hospitals and seaports among others are grossly…

Ocean Surge: Sangana Community On Verge Of Extinction, Fights For Survival

In the Niger Delta region, ocean surge is a common occurrence. However, in Sangana and Odioma communities of Brass Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, the communities are at the verge of extinction following unusual…