Bobnel Child Support Foundation: Nothing Should Stop A Child’s Dream – Mrs. Udoenoh Warms

Bobnel Child Support Foundation: Nothing Should Stop A Child’s Dream – Mrs. Udoenoh Warms

Bravo to the less privileged Children in Lagos and Abuja as Bobnel Child Support Foundation, made them mark the 2020 Independent day anniversary, tagged Nigeria @60 in a grand style. With over 17 million less privileged and orphaned Children in Nigeria, Bobnel decided to inspire and work with less privileged children to bring their dreams into reality through the Independent day celebration. Bobnel Child Support Foundation is a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), this year, organized an independent day celebration for less privileged children in Lagos and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).…

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Fed Govt Plans Agency For Disabled Persons

The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs

The Federal Government on Tuesday said efforts were ongoing towards the establishment of the National Commission for Persons Living with Disabilities in Nigeria. The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar-Farouq, said this in Abuja while receiving officials of the Coalition of International Non-Governmental Organisations Working on Disability. She was quoted in a statement by her ministry’s Deputy Director, Communications, Rhoda Iliya, as saying, “The President signed into law in January 2019 the Act establishing the Discrimination against Persons Living with Disabilities (Prohibition Act). “This was…

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INWOAD Advocates For Gender Equality And Inclusive Governance

Dr. Grace

A communiqué by the national zoom webinar organized by the Initiative For Women’s Accelerate Development In Africa (INWOAD) According to the statement sent to Waka About Africa singed by both the National President Ms. Evelyn Onyilo and National Secretary, Ms. Winny Fonaka of INWOAD, advocates for gender equality and inclusive governance during this COVID-19 pandemic. The COVID 19 pandemic and its attendant consequences have impacted negatively on most countries of the world thereby bringing about a huge humanitarian crisis. Mostly affected by the lockdown as a result of the pandemic in Nigeria…

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Naira Marley Again Breaks COVID-19 Rule As Abuja Concert Turns Rowdy

Popular hip hop artist, Azeez Fashola, better known as Naira Marley

Popular hip hop artist, Azeez Fashola, better known as Naira Marley, has again broken the social distancing rule of the Coronavirus Disease when the drive-in concert he held in Abuja turned rowdy. The concert was held on Saturday, with Marley arriving earlier in the day in Abuja in a private jet without using a face mask as did all those with him. The concert, put together by Play Network Africa, Traffic Bar, El’Carnival, and sponsored by Glenfiddich, had the ticket sold by Nairabox and Ariiya. The venue was Jabi Lake…

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Covid-19: CNI An NGO Distributes Food Items To Rural Dwellers In Epe

By:  Idris Tele-Olukoya Concerned Nation Builders-Initiative (CNI), is a non-governmental organization, registered with C.A.C since 2018. CNI primary aim is to foster community development through Advocacy, promoting good leadership, human capacity building, and poverty alleviation. The non-governmental organization right from inception has been at the front line with Epe first as its cardinal objective.   Series of Corporate Social Responsibility projects have been executed as well as human capacity building and empowerment/intervention programs, since the inception of the noble organization. Notable among which is empowering of 25 Epe Indigenes in vocational…

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Beggars Dare Niger State Says Arrest Us, We’ll Protest

Beggars have dared the Niger State Government less than one week after a law banning street begging was announced by the state government, saying: “We are ready to protest if any one of us is arrested.” The beggars, who are mainly groups of Almajiris, were seen at strategic places begging for alms in Suleja, Minna, Kotangora and other major towns of the state on Monday. The State Government had Thursday last week reintroduced the ban on street begging and urchins, which it said was constituting nuisance across the state, citing…

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Udoenoh Urges Nigerians To Use Their Resources To Put Smiles On The Faces Of Less Privilege In The Country

A non-governmental organization, Bobnel Child Support Foundation, has called upon Wealthy Nigerians, Industry Owns, Religious organizations, etc.  to use their resources in putting smiles on the faces of the vulnerable and less privileged children in the society, This call was made by the Executive Director, Mrs. Cornelia Udoenoh the founder of the Organization while speaking with newsmen in Abuja. The organization, whose main purpose was to provide total care, education by making available books for both learning and leisure, “We also considered providing accommodation by planning to build a World-class…

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Nigeria’s High And Mighty Grace 80th Birthday Of Billionaire Industrialist, Razaq Okoya

Those who witness the 80th birthday celebration of renowned industrialist and business mogul, Aare Rasaq Okoya at his panache Oluwanishola Estate will readily agree that it was the first-class party, which will remain unforgettable in memories of those that attend the first-class party for a very long time. The highlight of the event was the cutting of birthday cake by the celebrator flanked by Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, former President Olusegun Obasanjo and former Governor of Lagos, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu among others. The vice president, who presided over the…

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Harmattan: Second Hand Warm Clothes Dealers Make Brisk Business In Enugu

Second-hand warm clothes dealers, popularly known as Bend down select, are making brisk business in some major markets in Enugu metropolis. A News Agency of Nigeria correspondent who went round some major markets in the metropolis on Saturday gathered that the dealers of the warm clothing were experiencing high patronage. Some dealers who spoke to NAN said in spite of the demolition of their make-shift shops, they were still making brisk business as temporary stands had been created for the sale of the goods. Emenike Chibgo at Ogbete Main Market…

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Arik Air Donates Relief Items To IDPs In Benin

Arik Air has donated some relief items to the Internally Displaced Persons Camp, Uhogua, Benin City, Edo to ensure the displaced people enjoyed the Yuletide Andrew Odion, Head of Marketing, Central and West Africa, Arik Air, said in a statement in Lagos, said this was part of the airline’s show of life giving back to the less privileged in the society. Odion said that the initiative was part of Arik’s Corporate Social Responsibility. He said that the Airline’s Benin Station Manager, Nwaorgu Obed, presented the various items ranging from foodstuffs,…

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