The Federal Government has set up modalities for the disbursement of 2,000 buses as part of efforts to eradicate poverty in the country. The Minister of Special Duties and Intergovernmental Affairs, Dr. George Akume, said this on Monday in Abuja at the Inter-Ministerial Stakeholders meeting on Poverty Alleviation. He saidContinue Reading

Four persons have been confirmed dead in a fatal accident in Obosi, Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State on Monday. Four others were said to have sustained varying degrees of injury in the accident which occurred near a slaughterhouse in the area. The Acting Sector Public Education Officer,Continue Reading

Niger state government has announced the reopening of all basic and post-basic classes of private and public institutions for third term of 2019/2020 academic session on Oct. 4. Hajiya Hannatu Salihu, the Niger state Commissioner for Education, announced this during a news conference in Minna on Monday. Salihu said thatContinue Reading

Barely 72-hours after Boko Haram terrorists attacked the convoy of Borno State Governor, Prof. Babagana Zulum, on Friday September 25, along Cross Kauwa-Baga road in the State, footage of policemen, soldiers and Civilian Joint Task Force operatives recovering the remains of their colleagues has emerged online. WITHIN NIGERIA recalls thatContinue Reading

Three policemen, one identified as Corporal Oluwafemi Adeyanju, and two other inspectors who were part of 1,000 cops deployed from Lagos State by the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu to complement their colleagues during the recently concluded Edo State gubernatorial poll, have lost their lives en-route their Lagos station onContinue Reading

US President Donald Trump, a self-acclaimed billionaire paid just $750 (£587) in federal income tax both in 2016, the year he ran for the US presidency, and in his first year in the White House, the New York Times says. The newspaper – which says it obtained tax records forContinue Reading