Osun: Aregbesola advocates joint efforts in human, infrastructure development 

January 21, 2024 Lateef Ibrahim 0

Former Interior Minister, Rauf Aregbesola, has advocated cooperation of all stakeholders, particularly good spirited individuals in complementing government’s efforts at driving the wheel of development for the mass of the people. Aregbesola maintained that only a society that has non-state actors contribute to human and infrastructural development, has the potential of progressive transformation. The former governor of Osun stated this Read More

US envoy urges coordinated approach to fight human trafficking

January 13, 2024 Oguntade Ismaila 0

…Says Nigeria beneficiary of $1.3m support The US Consul General Will Stevens has said the fight against human trafficking required “a more coordinated approach to tame the scourge.” He also said the U.S., between 2021 and 2023, assisted Nigeria with $1.3 million to fight the challenge. Stevens, who spoke in Lagos on Friday at official handover of the Countering Human Read More

Human capital development critical to repositioning NASENI – Halilu

January 9, 2024 Admin III 0

The Executive Vice Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of the National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI), Mr. Khalil Suleiman Halilu, has said investing in human capital development and staff motivation remain the best ways of repositioning the Agency into a power-house of science, technology and innovation (STI) at the global scene. Presenting a keynote address at the opening ceremony of Read More

Rising cases of human organ failure worries Kalu

August 12, 2023 Joshua Egbodo 0

Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Benjamin Okezie Kalu has bemoaned the rising cases of organ failure in Nigeria, saying it has not only become a medical concern but also a challenge to the society. He however said that the parliament will collaborate with the Transplant Association of Nigeria (TAN) and other relevant authorities to ensure that the concerns Read More

Again, CSOs tackle Gilead on greed over human lives

June 23, 2023 Admin III 0

Over 50 civil society organisations (CSOs), led by the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) have demanded that Gilead Sciences, a pharmaceutical company based in the United States, must desist from being greedy in the manufacturing of drugs, but should put human lives above profit-making. During a world press briefing at the AHF office in Abuja, Thursday, the Director Advocacy, Policy and Read More

World Social Justice Day: AIN laments continuous human right abuses, violation

February 23, 2023 Adeola Akinbobola 0

Amnesty International (AIN) has expressed worry that social justice in Nigeria continued to be a major dominant feature of human right abuses and violation. The Chairperson of AIN, Auwal Musa Rafsanjani, at the Amnesty International’s World Social Justice Day 2023 commemoration and farewell of it Country Director, said, “Until we are able to deal with issues of social justice in Read More