Hisbah Association of Nigeria is to establish women and children hospital in Sokoto State. Its state Chairman, Malam Adamu Bello Kasarawa, made the disclosure at the weekend, during a preaching session and inauguration of the national headquarters of the Association in Sokoto. He noted that health care service delivery was critical to the wellbeing of the society; hence the move by the Association to set up a medical facility in order to cater for health care needs of the people of the state. He said the proposed hospital would be fully equipped by the Association with top facilities so as to render health care services to women and children in the state. “We are really committed to the establishment of a hospital that will cater for the health needs of women and children in the state,” he said. According to him, this was in addition to the establishment of skill acquisition centre in the state in order to empower youths to become self-reliant. In his remark, the National President of the Hisbah Association, Malam Mohammad Bello, attributed the problem of drug abuse in the country to youth idleness.
THE commissioning of Obazogbe-Abudu Road by officials of Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, was, Thursday, disrupted by youths from Orhionmwon Local Government Area of Edo State, alleging that the project was yet to be completed. The protesting youths, who carried placards with inscriptions, condemning NDDC for attempting to commission what they termed uncompleted job, alleged […]
After 81 days of inactivity, polytechnic students across the country are expected to return to their classrooms as the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) suspends its strike today. Protest: Polytechnic students protesting against ongoing nationwide strike, on Ikorodu Road, Lagos, yesterday. The ASUP Chairman, Dr. Chibuzor Asumogba, told Vanguard in a phone interview that the […]
The Imo State Government Thursday faulted the alleged clearance of the former Deputy Governor of the state, Mr. Jude Agbaso, of the bribery allegation to the tune of N458 million by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). It accused those responsible for such moves as enemies of the state government. In a statement […]