Atiku reacts as Sen. Adeleke wins Osun PDP governorship primary

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has reacted to the emergence of Sen​ator​ Ademola ​Nurudeen Adeleke as the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun state. The senator on Saturday defeated his closest challenger, Akin Ogunbiyi, to emerge the flagbearer of ​​the PDP in the September 22 governorship election. Adeleke won by a […]

Boko Haram: Troops repel terrorists’ attack on Yobe community

The Nigerian Army said on Sunday that its troops have successfully repelled an attack on a military patrol team coordinated by Boko Haram insurgents at Sasawa community in Yobe state. The News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, reports that the Director, Army Public Relations, Brig.-Gen. Texas Chukwu, said this in a statement issued in Maiduguri on […]

2019: Gov. Bindow speaks on donating N70million to Atiku’s campaign

The Governor of Adamawa state, Muhammadu Bindow, has described as “malicious and false” an online report alleging that he gave N70 million to organisers of Atiku Abubakar’s rally in Yola, the state capital, on Saturday. Atiku, who hails from the state, formally declared his interest in contesting for the presidency next year. Bindow, in a […]

An Baiwa Saraki Sarautar Wazirin Ngeri Na Masarautar Ilori

Mai Martaba Sarkin Ilori, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu Gambari ya daukaka darajar sarautar Shugaban Majalisar Dattawa, Bukola Saraki zuwa Wazirin Ngeri wanda yake daidai da matsayin Firayi Ministan masarautar. Rahotanni sun nuna cewa an Sarkin Ilori ya bayar da sanarwar daukaka darajar sarautar Saraki ne bayan kammala addu’ar da masarautar ta shirya masa kan nasarar da […]

Sojoji Sun Samu Fatattakar ‘Yan Boko Haram Da Suka Yi Masu Kwantar Bauna A Sasawa

Rundunar Sojan Nijeriya ta tabbatar da cewa dakarunta sun samu nasarar fatattakar wasu mayakan Boko Haram wadanda suka yi masa kwantar bauna a yankin Sasawa da ke karamar hukumar Babbangida a jihar Yobe. Daraktan Yada Labarai na Rundunar Sojan Nijeriya, Birgediya Janar Texas Chukwu ya ce, sojojin sun kashe mayakan Boko Haram din da dama […]

Andres Iniesta’s Japanese debut falls flat in 3-0 home defeat

Spanish legend Andres Iniesta’s Japanese debut ended on a flat note Sunday as Vissel Kobe crashed to an embarrassing 3-0 home defeat by J-League strugglers Shonan Bellmare. The former Barcelona playmaker came off the bench after 58 minutes with Kobe already trailing by two goals and, despite one or two trademark flicks, failed to inspire […]

2018: Nasarawa to plant over 20,000 trees

Nasararwa State Government has purchased more than 20,000 assorted trees seedling for planting to check environmental degradation in the state. Gov. Umaru Al-Makura disclosed this on Saturday while launching the 2018 tree planting campaign in the state towards controlling desertification and degradation. He explained that the tree planting exercise would start from Lafia, the state […]

Vice President Osinbajo: Making Nigeria major investment destination is our goal

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has assured that the goal of the Buhari administration is to make Nigeria a major global investment destination. He said this on Saturday while addressing the Christ The Redeemers Fellowship International (CRFI) UAE Dubai Professional Business Summit tagged “Exploring Investment Opportunities in Nigeria and the UAE.” Osinbajo added that […]

2019: Quality representation key to economic stability – APC aspirant

Alhaji Shuaibu Gwada, a senatorial aspirant on the platform of the All Progressive Congress on Sunday said that quality representation at all levels of the legislature was key to sustainable and stable economy. Gwada told the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja that self-sufficiency would be possible with enabling laws that would promote local content. […]

JAMB remits N7.8 billion as examination surplus

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board says it has remitted another N7.8 billion to the Federal Government. The board’s Head, Media and Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin, made this known to the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday in Lagos. According to him, the board has planned to remit the amount as surplus to the Federal […]