Articles Posted in the " Children’s day " Category

  • Fashola to Parents: Shower children with love, care

    Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State on Wednesday urged parents to always fulfill their obligations to their children and shower them with care. The governor gave the advice while speaking at a programme to celebrate this year’s Children’s Day in Ikeja. He said it was when parents fulfilled their obligations that they would grow into […] Post from PM News

  • 167 trucks of petrol supplied to Abuja – DPR

    The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) said on Wednesday that 167 trucks of petrol were supplied to Abuja on Tuesday following the suspension of strike by oil sector workers on Monday. The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) and the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASAN), embarked on […] Post from PM News

  • Patience Jonathan hosts children to last party in office

    Patience Jonathan hosts children to last party in office

    The First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, on Wednesday in Abuja hosted Nigerian children to a party to mark this year’s Children’s Day celebration. Mrs Jonathan said the occasion was her last party that would be celebrated with the children and youths in the Presidential Villa. She also used the occasion to thank them for their […] Post from PM News

  • Children’s Day: Education main focus of Buhari’s govt – Aisha

    Children’s Day: Education main focus of Buhari’s govt – Aisha

    Aisha Muhammadu Buhari, wife of Nigeria’s president-elect, Muhammadu Buhari has restated that the All Progressives Congress (APC) will place education at the top of its priority list. In a statement released to mark this year’s International Children’s Day on May 27, she assured Nigerians of the incoming government’s commitment to the development of children. “Education […] Post from PM News

  • China gun safety demonstration wounds five

    GunA policeman’s handgun went off accidentally when two officers held a safety demonstration at a kindergarten in China to mark International Children’s Day, injuring one child and four parents, authorities said. A gun discharged accidentally and a bullet hit the ground, sending shards of cement flying into the air, wounding five people, said police authorities […] (Post From PM News)

  • Police sets up team to apprehend false alarmists

    Nigeria Police LogoThe spokeswoman of the Lagos State Police Command, Ngozi Braide, on Thursday said the command had set up a team to apprehend alarmists in the state. Braide told NAN that circulating false alarms using the social media had done more harm than good to society. “We have set up a team to monitor people raising […] (Post From PM News)

  • Children’s Day: Chibok Girls Protests Rock Lagos

    Bring back our girls protest-42Kazeem Ugbodaga Massive protests rock Lagos State on Children’s Day in solidarity with the abduction of 234 secondary school girls in Chibok, Borno State, Northeastern Nigeria. Hundreds of people from different groups stormed Lagos State Governor’s Office to protest the refusal of Boko Haram to release the girls. As against the usual march past and […] (Post From PM News)

  • It’s bad to abuse the President – Patience Jonathan

    Patience Jonathan, wife of the presidentPatience Jonathan, whose husband has come under censure from some Nigerians and foreigners over his handling of the kidnap of over 200 schoolgirls by the Boko Haram insurgency among other sundry issues in recent times has asked Nigerians to stop abusing him. Mrs Jonathan said this at a party she hosted for children at the […] (Post From PM News)