Articles Posted in the " youths " Category

  • Ambode’s focus on youths to stem social vices —group

    Eromosele Ebhomele The Ambode Youth Initiative (AYI), a youth group working for projection of the work and policies of the administration of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, has described the governor’s focus on the youth in the state as the needed panacea to stem youth restiveness and other social vices. In a statement signed […] Post from PM News


  • Rivers monarch asks youths to surrender arms within 7 days

    Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Following rising cases of kidnappings and other violent crimes in his community, the Paramount ruler of Rumuekpe community in Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State, HRH Philip Enyinda has given a-seven day ultimatum to illegally armed youths to voluntarily surrender their arms or face the consequences. Chief Enyinda, who gave the […] Post from PM News


  • Rivers: Youths defect to APC, bury PDP alive

    Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Over 70 youths from Ogogoro community of Obio-Akpor local government area of Rivers who are former members the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have defected to the All Progressives Congress, APC, in a rather weird fashion. They buried a coffin with PDP colours as a sign of death knell to the party. The […] Post from PM News


  • Edo commences recruitment of 5,000 teachers

    The Edo Government has commenced the process of recruiting 5,000 teachers for its public primary and secondary schools, Mr Gideon Obakhan, the state’s Commissioner for Education, has said. Obakhan, who made this known on Thursday while speaking with newsmen, said 50 science and special teachers had already been recruited for those with special needs. According […] Post from PM News


  • NSE moves 166.39m shares valued N1.66bn

    The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Thursday moved 166.39 million shares worth N1.66 billion exchanged by investors in 2,917 deals. The trend was in contrast with 202.72 million shares valued N1.48 billion transacted in 3,012 deals on Wednesday. GT Bank drove the volume of shares traded, accounting for 26.07 million shares worth N468.03 million. Access […] Post from PM News


  • 32 ships laden with petroleum products, foods expected in Lagos

    Thirty two ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive Apapa and Tin-Can Island Ports in Lagos from Jan. 7 to Jan. 24. The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) stated this in its publication – `Shipping Position’, a copy of which was made available to the News Agency of Nigeria […] Post from PM News



  • Playing golf will help reduce crime among youths – AIG Zone 2

    Bala Hassan, the Assistant General-Inspector (AIG), Zone 2, says that engaging children early in sports, especially Golf has help to reduce vices among the youth. Hassan, the Proprietor of Bala Hassan Golf Club, Jos, made the assertion at the closing of the 2nd Awa Ibraheem Junior Golf Open Championships in Ikeja on Sunday. Hassan, who […] Post from PM News