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 federal government has approved the sum of N47.8 billion for the construction and rehabilitation of 13 roads across the country, in addition to N3.6 billion for the purchase of multi-user licence and multi-spectral map imagery equipment. Making this known yesterday at the end of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting in Abuja, the Minister […]
NIGERIAN governments are known by the many wars they fight. Each Nigerian government is a kind of war council that chooses its own kind of war. Our â€˜correctiveâ€™ military regimes are particularly notorious for their many wars, especially the war against corruption. The purge initiated by the Murtala Mohammed regime in the mid- 1970s was […]
Vice-President Namadi Sambo has assured the Nigerian community in Tanzania that the federal government has intensified efforts to check the activities of the Boko Haram sect. A statement yesterday in Abuja by his Senior Special Assistant on Media, Alhaji Umar Sani, quoted him as saying that such efforts had started yielding positive results. […]