Elder Day: Address Welfare Of Elders, Ex-Law Maker, Older Persons Task FG

Older persons task FG on welfare As the world marked the 2019 World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on Saturday, the Coalition for the Rights of Older Persons in Nigeria (COSROPIN) called on governments to address the welfare of older persons. The group is asking for improved healthcare, social security and prompt payment of pensions and stipends for older persons in the country. The coalition noted that the senior citizens have contributed to national progress in their prime and consequently deserve attention now that they are less active. Sen. Eze Ajoku,…

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Fake Drugs Manufacturer, 26, Aprehended In Bauchi

Illustration of fake drugs A 26-year-old Victor Oguwa, a suspected fake drugs manufacturer, has been arrested by the police in Bauchi. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Kamal Datti, disclosed this while addressing newsmen on the arrest of some suspects in Bauchi on Saturday. He said the police acted on a credible intelligence and raid a black sport at Gwallameji area on June 13, and arrested the suspected fake drug producer. According to him, the police recovered 71 bottles of locally produced codeine, 30 bottles of Tutolin, one carton of…

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