Minister launches N75bn youth investment fund

Minister of Youth and Sports Development Sunday Dare on Thursday launched the N75 billion Nigeria Youth Investment Fund (NYIF), recently approved by Federal Government.   Dare said at the launch of applications for the fund in Abuja that the NYIF…
UNICEF takes hand-washing campaign to IDPs

UNICEF on Thursday staged its hand-washing campaign at the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp in Fufore, Adamawa, to sensitise the displaced persons to the need for regular hand washing to avoid the spread of COVID-19.   Mr Joel Isaiah, UNICEF…
DHQ hails troops for dominance over terrorists

The Defence Headquarters has lauded troops of Operation Lafiya Dole for their continued dominance over the terrorists in the North East, leading to a reduction in terrorist activities in the area.   The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche,…
Buhari meets ECOWAS Special Envoy, lauds progress in Mali

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed happiness that the situation in Mali has calmed down considerably, following interventions by leaders of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS).   Mr Femi Adesina, the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity,…