TheNigerianVoice Online Radio Center

General News

Don’t allow Amnesty International to testify

Thursday, September 21, 2017
The activities of Amnesty International in Nigeria have again come under attack as the Presidential Investigation Panel to Review Compliance of the Armed Forces with Human Rights Obligations and Rules of Engagement in Local Conflicts and Insurgencies began her public hearing in Maiduguri, the Borno ...

VICTIM OF MILITARY BRUTALITY IN BORNO GETS N660,000 FROM PRESIDENTIAL COMMITTEE,

Thursday, September 21, 2017
Master Mohammed Sani the victim of military brutality who s hand was amputated as a result of injury sustained has been given the sum of N660,000 for his education and up keeping. The chairman Presidential Investigation panels to review compliance of the Armed Forces with Human Right Obligations ...

France Denies Housing IPOB Financial HQ

Thursday, September 21, 2017
France has denied information that the Financial headquarters of the proscribed Indeginous People of Biafra (IPOB) is located in that country. Political Counsellor, Claude Abily of the Embassy of France in a statement made to newsmen in Abuja yesterday said it is shocked by the statement attribut ...

Biafra: What Nnamdi Kanu should do over court declaring him, IPOB as terrorist –

Thursday, September 21, 2017
A Lagos activist lawyer, Ebun-olu Adegboruwa, has called on the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu to challenge the decision of the Federal High Court which proscribed him and the group. Recall that an Abuja Federal High Court had on Wednesday declared the activities of ...

KILLER FULANI: YOUR HYPOCRISY STINKS-: HURIWA tells Presidency

Thursday, September 21, 2017
A pro- transparency and Non-Governmental organisation- HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has criticised the Presidency over the comments that reportedly proscribed self determination platform- Indigenous peoples of Biafra (IPOB) is a terrorist organisation whereas killer Fulani he ...

DFID urges Media, CSO to sensitize citizens on constitutional amendment

Thursday, September 21, 2017
The media and Civil Society Organization and other interest groups in the country have been charged to engage and enlighten the citizens on the process of the ongoing amendment of the 1999 constitution to enable them partake and participate in the process. This was the thrust of a consultative fo ...

More International Awards Pour in for Osodieme

Thursday, September 21, 2017
Like a gold fish which cannot hide from prying eyes, the wife of the governor of Anambra State, Chief (Mrs.) Ebelechukwu Obiano (Osodieme) has attracted more international awards in appreciation of her leadership qualities and the charitable programmes of her NGO, Caring Family Enhancement Initiativ ...

NGO makes case for girl child education 

Thursday, September 21, 2017
The convener of a non-governmental organisation, Ladies Circle International (LCI), Ayo Bello has advocated for the girl child rights and said no to any form of violence against the girl child. She said her decision for girl 39;s right advocacy was born out of passion to put an end to stigmatiza ...

Islamic New Year: Group felicitates with Muslims

Thursday, September 21, 2017
The Asiwaju Grassroot Foundation, Osun State branch, has commemorated with Muslims as they celebrate another year, Hijrah 1439. The Foundation urged Muslims to imbibe the teachings of the holy Prophet Muhammad (SAW) in the new year. In a release signed by its acting coordinator, Com. Sikiru Ti ...

Schneider Electric Restates Commitment to Nigeria’s Power Sector Development

Thursday, September 21, 2017
Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, has emphasised the strategic role of innovation in driving and achieving the desired transformations as well as consolidating gains in the power sector, Vanguard reports. Speaking at the Power Nigeria 2017 exhibition a ...

Hijrah 1439: Osun Govt Declares September 21 Public holiday

Thursday, September 21, 2017
The Governor of the State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has declared Thursday, September 21, 2017 public holiday to commemorate the Islamic New Year. Thursday, September 21, 2017 is the New Islamic Year 1439 AH. The Islamic year started counting in 622 AD after the emigration of Prophet Muha ...

t’s wrong to ban IPOB- say NBA, civil society

Thursday, September 21, 2017
A human rights group, Access to Justice has faulted the ban on Indigenous Peoples of Biafra, (IPOB) by the Nigerian authorities. In a similar vein, the Nigerian Bar Association, (NBA), Ikeja branch also described the proscription as illegal. The NBA asked the FG to follow laid down procedures of ...

Dambazau denies unsubstantiated accusation that he threatened to kill IPOB leade

Thursday, September 21, 2017
The Minister of Interior, Lt General (Rtd) Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau on Wednesday in New-York, issued a strong denial to social media rsquo;s unsubstantiated accusation that he threatened to kill Nnamdi Kanu, leader of IPOB. ldquo;The perpetrators of the malicious statements are out to cause di ...
show more stories