MRA

FG Should Drop Fruitless Attempt To Control Social Media-MRA

Media Rights Agenda (MRA) yesterday has accused the Federal Government of hopelessly losing its way, and called on it to abandon its fruitless preoccupation with controlling social media content in Nigeria. It urged the Government to retrace its steps by focusing on its primary purpose, which is ensuring the security and welfare of the people. […]

Oil Magnet Urges FG To Avert UN Projection On Population Explosion

Dr. Emeka Okwuosa, Managing Director Oilserv Nig Ltd has urged the Federal government to start putting measures in place to avert the projected Nigeria population explosion in 2050. Okwuosa said this in Nsukka last Thursday while delivering the 48th University of Nigeria Nsukka convocation lecture titled “Infrastructural Development: A Key to Economic Growth and Development […]

FG, States, LGAs Share N698.71B For September

The Federal Government, 36 States and FCT as well as 774 Local Governments on Thursday shared N698.7 billion for the month of September. The Minister of Finance, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, said this in Abuja, while briefing newsmen on the outcome of the Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) meeting. Giving a breakdown of the revenue accrued […]

Leah Sharibu’s Mother Denies Suing FG

Mother of Leah Sharibu,the Dapchi schoolgirl still in Boko Haram custody, has denied the reports that she is suing the Federal Government. There were reports in the local media that Rebecca Sharibu had sued the Federal Government for damages. However, according to CNN, she “strenuously denied” the claims she took such a legal action against […]