The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) will partner international scholars like Mufti Menk, Assim Al-hakeem and Hasib Noor in educating Nigerian pilgrims on Hajj. The acting Chairman of NAHCON, Malam Abdullahi Muhammad, disclosed this during the One Ummah unity and peace convention in Abuja on Saturday. He stressed the need for global stakeholders to […]
A youth entrepreneur and philanthropist, Mr Ndubuisi Nzeweofor has been nominated for the Nigeria Humanitarian Action Award (NIHA) conferred by the National Democracy Stakeholders Group (NDSG). Nzeweofor is being recognised for his humanitarian support to families of dead Police and Army personnel as well as provision of scholarships to their children. In a letter conveying […]
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has launched the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence campaign in Ogoja local government area of Cross River. The campaign started with a walk by officials of the UNHCR, partners, host communities and the Cameroonian refugees from their resettlement camps in Adagom and Ukende communities. Head […]
President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Malabor Equatorial Guinea for the 5th gas summit of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF). The President is expected to be back in the Country later this evening, the News Agency of Nigeria reports.
U.S. President Donald Trump paid a surprise visit to Afghanistan on Thursday evening, meeting with his Afghan counterpart Mohammad Ashraf Ghani and spending Thanksgiving with U.S. troops stationed in the country. It was Trump’s first trip to the war-torn country since becoming president. “In our bilateral meeting, we discussed the important progress we have jointly […]