COVID-19 CONTAINMENT EFFORTS: JULIUS BERGER DONATES MORE HOSPITAL PALLLIATIVES TO ABUJA-KANO ROAD PROJECT COMMUNITIES AND HOSPITAL

Nigeria’s leading engineering construction company, Julius Berger Nigeria Plc, has continued to sustain and expand its covid-19 palliatives donations in the country. The company had made series of important corporate social responsibility contributions including food supplies, personal protective equipment, much needed clinical beds and mattress donations as well as ambulance vehicle, amongst others to Local Councils, communities, hospitals; and government-nominated covid-19 isolation centres across the country since the corona virus pandemic began. Julius Berger, in fulfillment of the company’s Managing Director, Dr Lars Richter’s pledge to continue to assist the…

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PRESS RELEASE: APC HONOURS ODIGIE-OYEGUN at 81

APC Celebrates Odigie-Oyegun On 81st Birthday The All Progressives Congress (APC) celebrates elder statesman and our former National Chairman, H.E. Chief John Odigie-Oyegun on the occasion of his 81st birthday on August 12, 2020. Our great Party rejoices with Chief Odigie-Oyegun and his family, friends and associates for the good health, exemplary life and good tidings the Almighty God has granted him. Chief Odigie-Oyegun is undoubtedly a man of many positive firsts. The country’s youngest permanent secretary, first elected governor of Edo State, first national chairman of the APC who…

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Northern Youths Honours Ozekhome

By Emmanuel Iriogbe The Northern Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN ), on Tuesday, 4th August, 2020,presented to leading Constitutional Lawyer and Human Rights Activist, Chief Mike Ozekhome, SAN, the award of GARKUWAN MATTASSAN AREWA (the shield of Northern Youth ) and PARAGON OF JUDICIAL TRANSFORMATION .The group profusely eulogised Ozekhome for consistently and courageously speaking truth to power,interrogating authority, defending human rights of Nigerians and standing up for democracy, rule of law ,transparency and due process in governance .The group led by its president, Dr Isa Abubakar , thanked Dr…

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Nasarawa killings: gov Sule tasks Odu community to fish out criminals

By Takuruku Emmanuel, Lafia Govenor, of Nasarawa state, Abdullahi Sule, has charged the people of Udege chiefdom to fish out crimina elements among them. The governor’s visit followed the killing of the village Head of Odu, Mr. Amos Ewa Obere by gumen at the weekend. He gave the charge when he paid a fact-findung visit to the palace of the Osu Ajiri, His Royal Highness, Halilu Bala Usman, Sunday. sule in a press statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Ibrahim Adra and made available to newsmen in Lafia, the…

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RELEASEA 7-DAY ULTIMATUM TO WITHDRAW AND PUBLICLY APOLOGISE TO CHIEF MIKE OZEKHOME, SAN, ON YOUR WRITE-UP

MRO Israel Olayiwola, Sahara Reporters, No 13A, Isaac John Street, GRA, Ikeja, Lagos. Dear Sir, A 7-DAY ULTIMATUM TO WITHDRAW AND PUBLICLY APOLOGISE TO CHIEF MIKE OZEKHOME, SAN, ON YOUR WRITE-UP TITLED, “WHY OZEKHOME WANTS MAGU DEAD! BY ISREAL OLAYIWOLA”. INTRODUCTION We are Solicitors to Chief Mike Ozekhome, SAN, OFR, LL.M, Ph.D, FCIArb, LL.D (“our client”), on whose firm instructions we write you this letter. Our client has informed us of your highly defamatory write-up of and concerning him, which you published and circulated globally on your verified website page…

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BPP DG CORROBORATES JULIUS BERGER CLAIM ON NIGER BRIDGE CONTRACT

*also: LAGOS-SHAGAMU EXPRESSWAY AND ABUJA-KANO ROAD PROJECTS …BPP DG Ahmadu tells lawmakers that Julius Berger duly bidded for the projects, contrary to the position of the committee The Director-General of the Bureau for Public Procurement, Mr Mamman Ahmadu in Abuja on Tuesday corroborated the position of Julius Berger Managing Director, Engr. Dr. Lars Richter, that the nation’s leading and most dependable engineering construction company was awarded the top priority projects, namely, 2nd Niger Bridge, Lagos-Shagamu Expressway and Abuja-Kano Road based on due process of award by the government. Ahmadu said…

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PRESS STATEMENT: High Profile Human Traffickers, Rapists Wage War on NAPTIP

editorialists – CSO Urges Nigerians to Disregard Spurious and Malicious Allegations Against Agency The attention of Citizens Watch Advocacy Initiative (CWAI) has been drawn to the spurious, frivolous, malicious and the regurgitation of fabricated and concocted allegations targeted at the corporate image of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) management by an online news platform – Sahara Reporters. This report was made few days ago and CWAI, as a civil society and champions of accountability, transparency and good governance regime in Nigeria over the years,…

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Jaguar, late veteran comedian’s  son in urgent need of Kidney transplant. By Nzeh Frankwhite. Victor Afolayan, son of late veteran comedian, Afolabi Afolayan popularly known as Jaguar, is currently in need of serious and urgent intervention of well meaning Nigerians to overcome his current health challenge.                                                        Youthful Victor, who is also known as Jaguar among friends and well wishers because of the popularity of his late father, is also a filmmaker, especially in the Yoruba movie industry, having produced and directed so many Yoruba movies and most recently an Igbo…

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NAWOJ Distributes Palliatives to Vulnerable Groups.

EDITOR. NAWOJ FCT has distributed over two hundred food palliatives to some vulnerable groups in the Federal Capital Territory. These group includes Albino foundation, Deaf and Dumb Association ,women with Disabilities and among others. Speaking at the event in Abuja,Chairperson of NAWOJ FCT, Com.Stella Okoh Esene commended the effort of FCT Administration in giving out the palliatives to some CSOs to reach out to such groups, explained that it will go a long way in alleviating the plights and negative effects of Covid-19. Com.Stella urged them to keep and maintain…

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