A Ghanaian Gospel singer, Celestine Donkor recently opened up on the struggles she faced while growing up. Celestine Donkor According to the legendary gospel musician, she was raised in abject poverty and once had to feed on human faeces to survive. In her words, “One day I went to the house for food but met […]
Premium Times monitored the implementation of the programme in the North-west Nigerian state. The post SPECIAL REPORT: How Buhari’s School Feeding Programme improves human capital, women’s financial inclusion in Katsina appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
TheVimbai.Com is raising awareness about modern-day slavery, by sharing the real-life stories of African women who have survived human trafficking. Imagine being promised a better life abroad, working in a profession you love and living the life of your dreams, only for your hopes to be killed when you find out that you’ve essentially been […]
The Executive Director, CHRICED, Ibrahim Zikirullahi, made the call in Zaria during a town hall meeting The post Human rights group calls for investigation over pupil’s death in school appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
<p class="">Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo, has called for stronger collaboration between international actors to mitigate the menace of human trafficking and illegal migration.</p> <h1>Obaseki made the call at the commemoration of the World Day for International Justice, marked every July 17, by the United Nations and its agents.</h1> <p class="">July 17 also celebrates the […]
Similarly, a former Commissioner in the state, Architect Reuben Okoya who also obtained his Expression of Interest and Nomination Forms said if given the mandate, his administration would focus on infrastructural and human capital development. Continue reading I ‘ll make human capital, infrastructural devt my focus — Okoya at Vanguard News.
As the governorship election of Edo State draws nearer, a leading governorship aspirant of Peoples Party of Nigeria (PPN), Iyoha John Darlington has expressed his readiness to take over from the incumbent governor, Godwin Obaseki at the polls. While speaking through the national Chairman of the party, Hon Razaq Eyiowuawi, the governorship hopeful said the […]
<p class="">The police charged <strong>Ifatunji Alade</strong> and <strong>Ifaniyi Alabi</strong>, whose addresses were not provided, with conspiracy and improper interference of a corpse.</p> <h1>The police on Friday arraigned two herbalists in an Iyaganku Magistrates’ court for allegedly being in possession of some human flesh.</h1> <p class="">The police charged <strong>Ifatunji Alade</strong> and <strong>Ifaniyi Alabi</strong>, whose addresses were […]
Senator Elisha Abbo, representing Adamawa North district, has apologised after being caught on camera assaulting a woman. A video released by Premium Times on Tuesday showed the senator physically assaulting a woman at a sex toy shop, after she told him, “Take it easy.” After his party, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), released a statement […]
<p class="">The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday commenced training on human rights and civilian protection for some soldiers involved in the fight against insurgency in the North East of Nigeria.</p> <h1>Declaring the training open for soldiers of the 23 Brigade and Yola Air Force Base, Tony Ojukwu, Executive Secretary, NHRC, said the exercise […]
LEADERSHIP : Efforts of the Nigerian Government in combating human trafficking through the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has received commendation from the United States Government even as Nigeria has been upgraded from the Tier 2 watch list in the 2019 US Trafficking in Persons. The Development report came on […]
The National Agency for the Prohibition of Traffic in Persons (NAPTIP) has sought the cooperation of the Armed Forces in the fight against human trafficking […]