Because Sharia allows old uncircumcised men to sleep with kids; ‘More than 150,000 Nigerian women (young and old) suffer from Fistula’

by Friday OlokorNigeria currently has 150,000 women suffering from Obstetrics Fistula, a Non-Governmental Organisation, Engender Health, has revealed.According to the body, the huge number is waiting to be given surgical operation, with 12,000 new cases recorded annually.The Country Programme Manager of Fistula Care Plus Project, Dr. Habit Sadauki, stated this on Monday in Abuja. The…

Fight Boko Haram like Ebola, NLC tells FG

By NOAH EBIJE, KADUNAPresident of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Abdulwaheed Omar yesterday challenged the Federal Government to double its fight against Boko Haram insurgency in the manner it has tackled the issue of the deadly Ebola virus disease (EVD) so far in the country.Speaking at a one-day sensitisation on prevention of EVD in the workplace,…

2015: Jonathan’s bid suffers setback …As Lamido, Jigawa PDP reject PDP’s endorsement

By ISMAIL OMIPIDAN, Kaduna and ABDULLAH TSOHO, Dutse Indications that Governor Sule Lamido of Jigawa State will after all slug it out with President Goodluck Jonathan, at the primaries, for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), presidential ticket, further emerged yesterday, following an open rejection of Jonathan’s endorsement by the party in the North-West zone.The party held…