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Buhari mourns Amb. Otobo 

By Ismaila Chafe Abuja, June 27, 2022 President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with family of career diplomat, Amb. Ejeviome Otobo, aged 70. Late Otobo served the country for many years, before working for the United Nations in various capacities, including non-resident senior fellow in Peacebuilding and Global Economic Policy at …

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CEDAW: Nigeria’s new representative is strong, formidable – UN Permanent Representative, Prof. Muhammad-Bande 

By Cecilia Ologunagba New York, June 26, 2022 Nigeria has presented a very strong and formidable candidate, Mrs. Esther Eghobamien-Mshelia, to serve on the UN Committee on Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW). Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the UN, Prof. Tijjani Muhammad-Bande made the declaration at a …

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Buhari meets Nigerians living in Rwanda, says: I’m proud of our youths excelling at home, abroad  

President Muhammadu Buhari Saturday in Kigali, Rwanda, hailed Nigerian youths excelling at home and abroad, saying the country will welcome inputs and investments from compatriots with international exposure for the economy to thrive. The President spoke at a town hall meeting with Nigerians in the Diaspora on the margins of …

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God will use our powerlessness to institutionalize His power, says Bishop Kukah as he commissions Sokoto CAN Guest House

BY ANKELI EMMANUEL, Sokoto The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Bishop Mathew Hassan Kukah, Saturday, commissioned the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) Guest House in Sokoto State. Kukah, who admonished Christians in the State to note that despite owning the place, it is to serve all, irrespective of religion, added …

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CEDAW: Diplomat congratulates Eghobamien-Mshelia on election; Hails Nigeria’s UN Permanent Rep, Muhammad-Bande

By Cecilia Ologunagba New York, June 25, 2022 A Diplomat, Amb. Peters Emuze, has congratulated Nigeria’s candidate, Mrs. Esther Eghobamien-Mshelia, on her election to the UN Committee on Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW). The UN correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Eghobamien-Mshelia …

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Nigeria’s Permanent Rep. to the UN, Prof Muhammad-Bande, hosts reception for CEDAW member-elect, Esther Eghobamien-Mshelia

Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, His Excellency, Ambassador Tijjani Muhammad-Bande is organising a Dinner Reception for Permanent Representatives, Deputy Permanent Representatives, Elections Officers and other stakeholders in appreciation of the overwhelming support received towards the election of Nigeria’s Ms. Esther Eghobamien-Mshelia to the UN Committee on Elimination of All …

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Buhari congratulates Otunba Bimbo Ashiru, new Board Chairman of Odua Group  

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Marketing and Strategic Management Expert, Otunba Bimbo Ashiru, on his appointment as Board Chairman of Odua Group, a conglomerate owned by governments of South-West States. The President, in a statement by Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President (Media and Publicity) opined that Ashiru’s emergence …

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Timi Alaibe turns 60; PAP boss, Dikio, hails

Interim Administrator, the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), Col. Milland Dixon Dikio (rtd), has felicitated with a former Special Adviser to the President on the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) and Managing Director, Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Chief Timi Alaibe, on the occasion of his 60th birthday. Chief Alaibe turned 60 …

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World Environment Day 2022: Chevron Nigeria’s Commitment to a Sustainable Future 

Every year on June 5, the world commemorates World Environment Day (“WED”) to celebrate and promote environmental awareness and sustainability across the globe. Led by the United Nations Environment Programme (“UNEP”), and held annually since 1974, each edition focuses on raising awareness and mobilizing the world to take positive action to protect nature …

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