SENATOR DAVID UMAR: GOVERNOR SANI BELLO DESERVES A SECOND TIME We do not know what to make of the latest outburst of our “Absentee Senator” representing Niger State East, Senator David Umar, who has been known to be a “dye in the wool” critic in the past and up till now has not repented from […]

‘Yan majalisa sun girmama marigayi Sanata Ali Wakili

Hakkin mallakar hotoHOUSE OF REPSImage captionShugabannin majalisa da sauran jama’a na zuwa ta’aziyya gidan marigayin ‘Yan majalisar wakilai da na dattawan Najeriya sun yi wani zama na musamman don girmama marigayi Sanata Ali Wakili. Sanata Ali Wakili, wanda ke wakiltar Bauchi Ta Kudu a majalisar dattawan kasar, ya rasu ne a ranar Asabar a Abuja […]

An kwara wa wata daliba guba a Maiduguri

Wata dalibar jami’a ta hadu da ibtila’i inda ake zargin wasu sun yi watsa mata ruwan guba a garin Maiduguri na jihar Borno na arewa maso gabashin Najeriya. Fatima Habu Usman, wacce daliba ce da ke karatu a sashen koyon aikin jinya a jami’ar Maiduguri, tana cikin mayuwacin hali yanzu haka. Wasu mutum biyu ne […]

Buhari speaks on Putin’s fourth-time victory in Russia

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday extended “sincere congratulations” to President Vladimir Putin of Russia on his victory in the recent presidential election. The President, in a letter on behalf of himself, the government and people of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, stated that Putin’s “success for the fourth time in the election is a clear […]

IPOB members’ trial resumes without Nnamdi Kanu

The federal government on Tuesday filed a fresh three-count charge of treasonable felony against four members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). The four accused persons are Bright Chimeze, Benjamin Madubugwu, Chidiebere Onwudiwe and David Nwawuisi. They were initially facing a similar charge along with the wanted IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu. Following the stalling […]

AfCFTA: MAN urges federal government to renegotiate trade conditions

The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), has urged the Federal Government to renegotiate trade conditions that will impede economic growth in its review of the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Agreement. The MAN President, Dr Frank Jacob, gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Lagos. […]

NDLEA arrests trailer load of cough syrups containing codeine

The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested a trailer loaded with 24,000 bottles of cough syrups containing codeine in Funtua local government area of Katsina State. The NDLEA State Commandant, Hajiya Maryam Gambo Sani disclosed this during a press briefing to newsmen on Tuesday in Katsina. She said that six persons were arrested […]

Miyetti Allah: We are ready to obey anti-open grazing law

Alhaji Danladi Chiroma, the North Central Zonal Chairman of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, MACBAN, has said the group is ready to obey the Open Grazing Prohibition and Ranches Establishment Law and to cooperate with the Benue State Government. He stated this when the Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, held talks with the […]

Kemi Adeosun: Nigeria’s economic growth outlook positive

Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, disclosed on Tuesday that the country’s economic outlook for the year 2018 and beyond was positive. She stated that the country was now resilient after exiting recession and has the potential to achieve a seven per cent economic growth in the next two to three years. The Minister […]