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Women Protest Against Illegal Detention of Nursing Mother, Nine-Month Old Baby

Women Protest Against Illegal Detention of Nursing Mother, Nine-Month Old Baby

A civil society group, Women Arise for Change Initiative, yesterday took to the streets to protest against an alleged illegal detention of a nursing mother, and her nine months old son by the Zone 11 of the Nigeria Police Force. The protest, which was led by president of Women Arise and winner of American government’s […]

Women Threaten To Sue Govt Over Alleged Harassment In Abuja

Women Threaten To Sue Govt Over Alleged Harassment In Abuja

Coalition of 63 women groups have threatened to sue the Federal Government over the constitutionality of the raids targeted against women in Abuja, if government fails to stop the harassment. The groups, which comprise women organisations, scholars, civil society and human rights activists, in a statement issued yesterday in Abuja by Programme Assistant of Project […]

China Donates Teaching Aid To Nyanya Model School, Nigeria

China Donates Teaching Aid To Nyanya Model School, Nigeria

Nigeria’s education sector has received a tremendous boost, thanks to the generosity of China. This is even as the embassy in Nigeria has donated computers, projectors and other key components in skilling and fast tracking educational development to the Model Primary School Nyanya, Abuja. The donation, according to the Cultural Counsellor of the embassy, Mr […]

Malnutrition Is Creeping Into Our Communities…

Malnutrition Is Creeping Into Our Communities…

One could barely hear the cry of Aisha Alhassan, a seven month old girl who is suffering from Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM), and the reason is not far-fetched, Aisha’s mother died of severe bleeding a day after she was born, and as such, she never had the taste of breast milk. She was left with […]

11 Burnt In Abuja Restaurant Gas Explosion

11 Burnt In Abuja Restaurant Gas Explosion

Eleven people on Wednesday in Abuja suffered various degrees of burns from a gas explosion that occurred at Rosy Restaurant Area 11. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the victims who were immediately taken to Asokoro General Hospital suffered some 40 to 50 degree of burns. A pregnant woman, who simply identified herself […]

Earth Tremor Hits The Federal Capital Territory

Earth Tremor Hits The Federal Capital Territory

DAILY POST has been reliably informed that the tremors could be felt in Jabi, Gwarinpa, Utako, etc. A resident of Mpape, Omada Ogwuche told DAILY POST that the vibration started for some days now. She said they had thought it was the usual breaking of rocks by big companies, but that it’s now clear that […]

Aquarian Consults Train Youths On Positive Thinking

Aquarian Consults Train Youths On Positive Thinking

Aquarian Consults, a business solutions firm, has organised a one-day positive thinking Master class for upwardly mobile youths based in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). The Masterclass, which was facilitated by Amina Maina, the Group Executive Director of MRS Holdings Ltd Lagos, had the trainees drawn from several tertiary institutions. She tasked the youths to […]

Three Pupils Die After Allegedly Eating Biscuits From Classmate In Abuja

Three Pupils Die After Allegedly Eating Biscuits From Classmate In Abuja

Three pupils of Local Education Authority Primary School, Kubwa 2, Federal Capital Territory, have reportedly died after eating some biscuits. The snack was allegedly shared to the victims by an unidentified classmate on Tuesday.  Two pupils were said to have died at home in the night, while the third victim reportedly collapsed and died at […]

Woman Crushed Four Days To Her Wedding In Abaji, Abuja

Woman Crushed Four Days To Her Wedding In Abaji, Abuja

A 20-year-old woman, identified as Rukayyat, whose wedding was slated for Saturday this week, was crushed to death by a hit and run driver on Tuesday evening in Abaji, on the Abuja- Lokoja road. A witness, Aliyu, said the deceased, was on a commercial motorcycle when the front tyre of the bike blew out, saying […]

Fire Breaks Out At Women Centre, Abuja

Fire Breaks Out At Women Centre, Abuja

Fire on Sunday broke out at the National Centre for Women Development adjacent to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in the Central Business District of Abuja. The General Manager (Facilities) of the centre, Alhaji Idris Madob, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), that the inferno started at the generator house at 5.55 p.m. […]

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