Easter: Osinbajo urges Nigerians to love one another

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has called on Nigerians to show love for another especially during the period of Easter celebration. The Vice President stated this while joining Christians as they marked the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ yesterday. Speaking shortly after the Easter Sunday Service at the Aso Villa Chapel, Abuja, Osinbajo said it was necessary for Nigerians to do so irrespective of religious, tribe or political differences. He said: “It is a message of love of Jesus Christ to all mankind. For God so loved the world that he…

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…Governors, others congratulate Christians

As the ruling All Progre s s i v e s Congress (APC) on Saturday expresses its best wishes to Christians in the country and indeed all Nigerians on the joyous occasion of Easter, former Vice President of Nigeria and a chieftain of the party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has congratulated Christians in Nigerians, saying the country will get better. In a press statement released by Atiku’s Media Office, he urged the Christian faithful and Nigerians of other faiths to see the sacrifice and deprivation of the period preceding Easter as…

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CSR: NPA donates food items to Onne communities

Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman has donated food items to Onne, Ogu and Ele communities’ hosts of Onne Port in Eleme LGA of Rivers State, as the authority moves to strengthen its Corporate Social Responsibility. Handing over the food items to the ruler and clan head of Onne, HRH, King Dr. J.D Osaronu, the Port Manager of Onne Port, Alhassan Ismaila Abubakar said he was at the Palace of the Onne monarch, on behalf of the MD NPA to hand over the food items sent…

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Easter: Buhari urges Nigerians to live in peace

  President Muhammadu Buhari has urged all Nigerians to live together in peace and harmony, in the spirit of Easter. “I urge all Nigerians to live peacefully with one another and do their utmost to make Nigeria a beautiful place to reside”, President Buhari said in a special message signed by him to mark Easter. Notably, peace was the theme of the special message as the president underscored its importance: “It is in our collective interest to live in peace because without peace, no meaningful and sustainable development can take…

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Easter Message: Buhari urges Nigerians to live together in peace

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged all Nigerians to live together in peace and harmony, in the spirit of Easter. “I urge all Nigerians to live peacefully with one another and do their utmost to make Nigeria a beautiful place to reside”, President Buhari said in a special message signed by him to mark Easter. Notably, peace was the theme of the special message as the president underscored its importance: “It is in our collective interest to live in peace because without peace, no meaningful and sustainable development can take place.…

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Tackle rising militancy in Lagos, Ekhomu urges FG

The President of Association of Industrial Security and Safety Operators of Nigeria (AISSON), Dr. Ona Ekhomu, has called on the Federal Government to urgently tackle the rising incidence of militancy in Lagos suburbs including Ishawo, Ikorodu. “This will discourage militants who relocated from the Niger Delta region from plying their deadly trade in the target –rich Lagos area,” he said. In a statement issued yesterday in Lagos, Ekhomu said the callous execution of four policemen and two civilian by militants intent on kidnapping Ikorodu residents during the week was “heinous,…

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Technologists seek end to recession

The National Association of Academic Technologists (NAAT) has called on Federal Government to seek urgent solution to the current economic recession as a way of pulling the country out of the current predicament. In a communiqué issued at the end of its National Executive Council (NEC) meeting in Calabar, the association expressed dismay at the current economic recession and urged the Federal Government to quickly put in motion all machineries necessary to arrest the situation, in order to bring succour to the suffering masses. It, however, lauded the Federal Government…

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Onazi urges Musa to dump EPL for Turkey

Trabzonspor midfielder Ogneyi Onazi has asked Leicester City striker Ahmed Musa to consider joining him in Turkey. Turkish sports newspaper Fotomac reported that Onazi has told his Nigerian international teammate to think about a loan move to Trabzonspor. Onazi joined Trabzonspor from Lazio over the summer and has gone onto become a key player for the Turkish giants. The 24-year-old has two goals and one assist in 32 appearances for Trabzonspor in all competitions. Musa joined the Foxes for a club record £16 million fee (BBC) from CSKA Moscow last…

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Involve youths in governance, Boroh urges Niger Delta governors

The Coordinator, Presidential Amnesty Programme, Brigadier-General Paul Boroh (rtd), at the weekend, urged state governors in the Niger Delta to involve youths in the development of various communities in the area. He said such engagement would enable the youths function more effectively as members of the society. The coordinator told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja that community engagement would help to expand opportunities and build capacities to bring about desired changes in the region. “Such involvement will contribute to both the development of the communities and the…

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