Finally, PDP’s Atiku Abubakar Storms United States

The Presidential candidate of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has finally visited the United States of America, Naija News can authoritatively report. Naija News reports that Abubakar, a former Vice President of Nigeria, arrived at “God’s own country” on Thursday, January 17, having departed Nigerian on Wednesday evening. The development is coming after the United States had in […]

Nigerian Embassy in U.S. not aware of Atiku’s visit

The Embassy of Nigeria in Washington, DC, said it was not yet sure if former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar would be visiting the United States any moment soon. A competent source at the embassy told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the embassy was yet to get official information about the former vice president. Atiku, […]

How Kano is winning war against corruption

The Executive Chairman of the Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission, Muhuyi Magaji Rimington says corruption  can only be defeated if all embrace the fight. He said it would be counter-productive  if the battle is left for the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and Independent Corrupt Practices and others related offences Commission (ICPC) […]

Court declares Innoson motors chairman wanted

Justice Mojisola Dada of the special offences court sitting in Lagos, on Thursday declared the Chairman of Innoson Motors Nigeria Ltd, Innocent Chukwuma wanted over his failure to make an appearance in court for his arraignment for the fifth time. Chukwuma, alias Innoson is standing trial in a matter between his company and the Economic and Financial Crimes […]

What I want from FG at 60 – Falana

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria and human rights activist, Mr Femi Falana, on Thursday, thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for his birthday wishes and prayers as he turned 60 on May 20. Femi Falana Falana expressed the appreciation in a message he copied to newsmen in Lagos. He said he was humbled by the love shown […]

American University of Nigeria honours best graduating students

An Accounting graduate at the American University of Nigeria, Yola, Benedict Egwuchukwu, was Friday named the best graduating student of the university. An indigene of Imo State, Mr Egwuchukwu scored a 3.90 Cumulative Grade Point Average (on a 4.0 scale) to bag the Award for Academic Excellence at the awards ceremony held at the university. […]

Jose Mourinho: Man Utd’s European exit is nothing new

Jose Mourinho says Manchester United’s Champions League exit is “nothing new” for the club, surprisingly referencing how he has knocked them out twice as a manager. Mourinho’s side put in a lacklustre performance on Tuesday as Sevilla won 2-1 on the night and on aggregate in the last 16, despite United being overwhelming favourites after the first […]

SECURITY: NIGERIAN NAVY TO ESTABLISH NAVAL BASE IN NIGER

The Nigerian Navy is to establish a naval base in Shagunu, Borgu local government of Niger State, Chief of Naval Staff,  Vice Adniral Ebok-Ete Ibas has disclosed. To this  end, the naval chief has sent a team of experts to the state for on-the-spot assessment of the area with a view to perfecting the required […]

H.E Gov. ABUBAKAR SANI BELLO – TIME FOR REFLECTION

By Comr:Bala Mustapha  Niger state have been blessed with abundant human and material resources. Over the years,the state has been at the forefront of engineering the project called Nigeria. With these, come the challenge of leadership and governance. The leaders of past years have contributed their quota in ensuring a rapid development and advancement. But […]