In an effort to correct anomalies experienced during past hajj operations, the leadership of the of the Muslim Welfare Board in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has concluded arrangement to organize an orientation exercise for intending pilgrims for this year’s hajj.
Singer, Peter Okoye has taken a public stand against domestic violence amidst the heartbreaking stories that have been emerging of women suffering abuse from their supposed loved ones.
“But seriously some men can fall hand. Next time if you want to beat or hit a woman, please try beating me Peter Okoye, Anthony Joshua or Floyd Mayweather, then you will be called a reeeeeeeeaal Man. Baboons! #StopDomesticViolence #RealMenDontBeatWomen #WomenAreNotPunchingBags #whereIsThelove,” he wrote on Instagram. Preach, Peter.
The National Assembly has passed the 2017 appropriation bill into law after a delay that held up the document for five months. The House of Representatives passed the 2017 budget in the green chambers. The lower house of legislature adopted the report by its House committee on appropriation and approved a total sum of ₦7. 44 trillion.
Raymond Omatseye, a former director-general of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), has been discharged and acquitted of allegations of corruption to the tune of N1.5 billion by an appeal court.