The Presidential Committee on the North East Initiative (PCNI) hosted the University of Maiduguri convocation committee delegates at the PCNI office on the 3rd of April 2018. The Committee on Contact and Fund Raising for the 23rd and 24th Combined Convocation which was set up to raise funds for...
In the last couple of days, the intense hot weather has been taking its toll. The condition experienced is causing a lot of discomfort to many people. Medical experts say during hot season diseases becomes more prevalent as the body is unable to cool itself enough to maintain healthy temperature....
Maiduguri, the capital city of Borno State in North-Eastern Nigeria has come alive with its commercial activities receiving a boost, the increasing hot weather due to global warming notwithstanding. Its long term history tied to the Kanem Borno Empire and strategic location on Nigeria’s map, has made it attractive  to...
Security operatives are currently actively spreading misinformation and wild rumours with a view to breaking our will and resolve, and also to cause confusion so that they could seize the opportunity to turn our peaceful protests violent. Credible reports have confirmed that hoodlums and security operatives have already been commissioned...
The Lincoln University College of Malaysia, based in Petaling Jaya near Kuala Lumpur, has conferred a Gold Merit Award on H.E Gov. Ibrahim Gaidam for working hard to improve education and security in Yobe State despite the ongoing, six-year old Boko Haram insurgency in the state. The award was conferred...
It was only in 1977 when the United Nations recognized 8th of March of every year for the celebration of International Women's Day despite the status of women and the significant role they play in any society. Fortunately, women all over the world, particularly in the developed countries have...
  Over the years, many educational authorities have developed interest to understand the reasons for the downward trend in educational achievement of children. Some attributed it to the children’s background which depends on the type of family where they are raised. They stressed that the environment condition and the nature...
By Murtala Yahaya and Maimuna Jibrin  YOUTH is best understood as a period of transition from the dependence of childhood to adulthood’s independence. That’s why, as a category, youth is more fluid than other fixed age-groups. Yet, age is the easiest way to define this group, particularly in relation to education...
Salihu Ibrahim Isma’il, department of biochemistry, Federal Unversity Dutse, Jigawa, has developed herbal anti-diabetic and anti-cancer drugs. Fatima Batul-Muktar, the vice-chancellor of the university, disclosed this in Dutse on Monday. “I am glad to inform you that one of our staff, Dr Salihu Ibrahim Isma’il of the Biochemistry Department has developed...
INTRODUCTION Nigeria was declared polio-free in September 2015, however cases discovered in 2016 in the country’s remote northeast put it back on the list of endemic countries alongside Pakistan and Afghanistan.The sobering outbreak of polio virus in northeastern Nigeria underscores the urgency of eradicating the disease in conflict-affected areas. Government...