Ambassador Kind

Recycling: NGO SOW & G Empowers Indigent Lagos Women

If only everyone could see the massive wealth obtainable from discarded products, perhaps none would retain the title of ‘the poor’ in the world anymore. That seems to be the message passed across by a budding women and girls empowerment NGO, The Save Our Women and Girls Foundation  (SOW&G) when it set out on its […]

Missionaries Demand Fulfulde Bibles For Fulanis In Benin Republic

Nigerian missionaries have called on the Bible Society of Nigeria (BSN) to make enough copies of the Holy Bible in Fulfulde language available. A missionary to the Gando Fulani tribe of Northern Benin Republic, Pastor Olusina Sadiku said that the Fulfulde Bible is scarce and would appreciate if the BSN could intensify efforts in making […]

How Christian Denominations Are Distributed Across Nigeria

Christians across Nigeria on September 24 2012, marked the 170th anniversary of Christianity in the country. Though according to available records, the religion is said to have been introduced and practiced in the then southern protectorate before 1842. DAYO EMMANUEL writes on the distribution of some early mainline churches into various regions of the country. […]

Nigerian Women Must Demand Their Political Power, Rights – Abiola Costelo

    Founder of Kudirat Initiatives For Democracy (KIND), Hafsat Abiola-Costelo has challenged Nigerian women to demand their political power and rights. Abiola-Costelo, daughter of the presumed winner of the June 12 1993 presidential election, the late Chief M.K.O. Abiola whose wife, Alhaja Kudirat Abiola was also assassinated in Lagos, gave the charge recently at […]

Prison inmate

Group seeks release of Gabriel Inyang, Linus Iyeme, imprisoned for 28 years

Nigerians have continued to agitate release of persons sentenced to death by military tribunals. After 18 years of uninterrupted democracy, it is sad that some Nigerians who were sentenced to death by military tribunals of the 1980s and 1990s still languish in prisons nationwide. Arthur Judah Angel is the Founder of Life Wire, an intervention […]

IGP Idris Ibrahim

Nigerian Police Dismiss 10 Officers, Punish 146 Others

The Nigerian Police Force has dismissed ten of its officers and reprimanded 146 others for various misconducts, the Police Complaint Rapid Response Unit (PCRRU) has published. The PCRRU is an arm of the Nigerian Police responsible for complaints from the public. Marking its second anniversary recently, the unit released information relating to its several feats […]

Betty with children on a Christmas day

The Christmases I Remember

The Christmases I Remember By Betty Abah   I remember especially the rice, the stew-saturated and meat laced-rice that arrived our home shortly after dawn, as the special morning breaks into a toothless smile. They were borne on the bent heads of fellow kids or in the hands of beautiful maidens. We would suspend our work […]