Renowned journalist, Mr Emmanuel Ogbeche, has emerged the new Chairman of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) FCT Chapter on Saturday. Ogbeche, who is editor-at-large at THE WHISTLER, an online newspaper published by the The Whistler Communications Limited, emerged NUJ FCT Chairman at the election that held at the Union's secretariat in Utako, Abuja. He defeated his contender, Mrs Rafatu Salami of Voice of Nigeria (VON) by polling 338 votes against the latter's 193. Our correspondent gathered that the election…
Many women experience variety of symptoms as a result of the hormonal changes associated with the transition to menopause. Around the time of menopause, women often lose bone density and their blood cholesterol levels may worsen, increasing their risk of heart disease. However, Dr DANIEL UMOREN in an interview with THE WHISTLER recently in Abuja gave insights on how women can manage and live a healthy life in the menopause stage. Excerpts: What Is Menopause? What Is The Average Age Of Menopause? UMOREN: Menopause refers…
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has denied disbursing the princely sum of N100 billion to some state governments for the purposes of establishing mini ranches during the administration of former President Goodluck Jonathan. The response is coming sequel to a Freedom of Information (FoI) by THE WHISTLER following claims in some quarters that some state governors received funding to develop ranches as part of measures to check herdsmen attacks on farming communities across the country. In a response to the FoI request…
There is heavy security at the Department of State Security Headquarters, Abuja over the invitation to Apostle Johnson Suleiman, General Overseer of the Omega Fire Ministry.
Ex-Jigawa State Governor, Alh. Sule Lamido, has said that no amount of intimidation by the current “authorities of power” can stop him from becoming the President of Nigeria in 2019, except God stops him.
The Sultan of Sokoto and President-General of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III, has charged President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State to stand up to their responsibilities of protecting lives and property by ending the killings of Christians in Southern Kaduna by Fulani Herdsmen.
*“You Disrespected Me By Withdrawing MY CSO”, Wike Tells Him - The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, on Thursday, paid Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State homage ahead of the Saturday legislative rerun elections in the state.
Businessman-politician, Mr. Jimoh Ibrahim, has vowed to get justice at the apex court following the judgment of the Court of Appeal, Abuja, which ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission to remove his name as the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Saturday’s governorship election in Ondo State.
As the year 2016 gradually comes to an end, Nigerians may have had their hopes dashed following failure by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to create one million jobs in 2016.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that the Federal Government has not reneged on its promise to hire half a million unemployed Nigerian graduates.