Category: Human Rights

Youths of communities accommodating WRPC, NGC seek govt. intervention

The youths of communities accommodating the Warri Refinery and Petrochemical Company (WRPC) and the Nigerian Gas Company (NGC) have appealed to the oil companies, the Delta state government of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa and the government of President Muhammadu Buhari to look into the deplorable state of the only access road to their communities.   The…

Problems And Challenges Created By The Kano State Government In The 2016 Hajj

I would like to start by wishing my fellow Nigerians a happy independence day. May it mark the beginning of peace and progressive Nigeria. I want to also use this opportunity to wish my Muslim brothers and sisters a happy Islamic new year.   With all intend and purposes, the article is  centred around the…

Drought induced economic losses in the Agricultural sector: The case of climate change implications in Zambia

Sub-Saharan Africa remains the world’s most food-insecure region, characterized by “high levels of child mortality and poverty” and “low levels of human and physical capital”.[1]It is estimated that one person out of four in SSA is estimated to be undernourished today compared to a ratio of one out of three in 1990-92[2] and because most…

Let’s break barriers to girl child education – By Nasir Kukuri

Education is central to development and improvement of the nation welfare. It empowers people and strengthens nations. It is a powerful “equalizer”, opening doors to all to lift out of poverty. Girls in Nigeria are often seen moving around in towns and villages hawking items of paltry value that hardly justifies the hour spent in…