General

CJN Extols Women Judges In Nigeria

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Ibrahim Tanko Mohammad, has described women judges in Nigeria as some of the best in the world. The CJN stated this while declaring open the Biennial Conference of the National Association of Women Judges, NAWJN, in Abuja, Nigeria’s Capital. Justice Tanko said the contribution of women in the […]

General

Commission Fixes Date To Repatriate Nigerian Refugees In Cameroon

A meeting of the Tripartite Commission comprising Nigeria, Cameroon, and the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) has fixed February 27th, and March 7th, 2021, as the commencement date for the voluntary repatriation of Nigerian refugees towards their resettlement in Borno State. The meeting held in Marwa, Northern Cameroon, agreed that about 46,000 Nigerians, mostly […]

Medicine

COVID-19: Nigeria Records 938 New Cases

Nigeria has recorded 938 new COVID-19 cases bringing the total confirmed cases in the country to 143,516. This was contained in a report published by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Thursday night. The new cases were recorded in 20 states with Lagos leading with 236 new infections. The NCDC also added that 8 deaths were recorded in the past 24 hours. […]

Trading

Nigeria Sets Up N1 Trillion Company To Tackle Infrastructure Deficit

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of a Public-Private Partnership company named Infra-Co to address infrastructure deficit in Nigeria. The president also approved an initial seed capital of N1 Trillion for the company. Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Office of the President, Laolu Akande, said in a release […]