Buhari reaffirms commitment to press freedom, urges respect for ethics

Buhari reaffirms commitment to press freedom, urges respect for ethics AREWA AGENDA - President Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated the commitment of his administration to freedom of the press, and urged media professionals to wield such freedom responsibly. Femi Adesina, the President’s...

PR Wise: The Presidency, Pantami and Mbaka

PR Wise: The Presidency, Pantami and Mbaka By Yushau A. Shuaib Weblink: https://yashuaib.com/2021/05/presidency-pantami-mbaka/ In public relations practice, decision-making processes on an issue and crisis management are always the toughest before any act of communication can be effectively executed. Unlike journalism that feasts on...

FG to Extend N-Power Programme to 1m Beneficiaries

FG to Extend N-Power Programme to 1m Beneficiaries The Federal Government says it will expand the N-Power programme from the present 500,000 beneficiaries to one million. President Muhammadu Buhari said this in a message to commemorate the 2021 Workers’ Day celebration...

Workers’ Day : Ganduje increases teachers retirement age to 65

Workers’ Day : Ganduje increases teachers retirement age to 65 Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has increased the length of service for teachers in the state from 35 years to 40 years and the age of retirement moved from...

Military Rescues Kidnapped Student In Plateau

Military Rescues Kidnapped Student In Plateau AREWA AGENDA - The Special Task Force, Operation Safe Haven (OPSH) in Plateau and parts of Kaduna and Bauchi States has rescued a kidnapped victim. The victim, Mr Kelvin Eze, is a student of King’s...

COVID-19 hinders immunisation, puts millions of children at risk – WHO

COVID-19 hinders immunisation, puts millions of children at risk – WHO AREWA AGENDA - According to the WHO data, 60 mass immunisation campaigns are currently postponed in 50 countries, putting around 228 million people - mostly children - at risk...

Kaduna LG Chairmanship: Ikara LG Aspirant Emerges Overall in El-Rufai’s Aptitude Test

Kaduna LG Chairmanship: Ikara LG Aspirant Emerges Overall in El-Rufai's Aptitude Test The All Progressive Congress aspirants in Ikara local government area Muhammad Rili has emerged overall among all aspirants in the just concluded aptitude test conducted by the party...

FG Denies Passengers From Brazil, India, Turkey Entry into Nigeria

FG Denies Passengers From Brazil, India, Turkey Entry into Nigeria Olalekan Adetayo The Federal Government has resolved to deny non-Nigerian passport holders and non-residents who visited Brazil, India or Turkey within 14 days entry into Nigeria. This decision was part of the...

323 killed, 949 kidnapped in Kaduna in three months – Report

323 killed, 949 kidnapped in Kaduna in three months – Report AREWA AGENDA - The quarterly security report of the Kaduna State government has revealed that 323 persons were killed and 949 kidnapped by bandits in the last three months...

Devolution of power not the answer, let’s address poverty, Olisa Agbakoba says

Devolution of power not the answer, let’s address poverty, Olisa Agbakoba says AREWA AGENDA - Human Right activist and lawyer, Olisa Agbakoba, has asked Nigerians to forget about devolution of power for now and tackle poverty. This is just as he...