EFCC gets new head of operations

EFCC gets new head of operations By Ibrahim Kado The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has assigned Mr Friday Ebelo, a Deputy Chief Detective Superintendent as the new Head of Operations, Gombe Zonal Office Mr Bello Adamu, the Public Relations Officer of the commission made this known  to newsmen in Gombe on Tuesday. Adamu […]

Daughter drags father to court for refusing her marriage

Court symbol By Aisha Gambo A 20-year-old lady, Amina Hassan, on Tuesday dragged her father, Hassan Adamu, before a Sharia Court at Magajin Gari, Kaduna over his refusal to allow her marry the man she loves. The girl, who lives with her grandmother on Bashama road, Tudun Wada, Kaduna said through her lawyer Ado Ali […]

Fayemi takes oath of office as governor

Kayode Fayemi Former Minister of Solid Mineral, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has been sworn-in as the Ekiti state governor by Justice Ayodeji Simeon Daramola, the Chief Judge of the state. Fayemi, was former governor of the state between 2010 and 2014, and regain the seat on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC). He defeated the […]

VOA fires 15 Hausa Service staff for receiving $5000 Cash Gift from Governor

TIRENI ADEBAYO OCTOBER 15, 2018 Voice of America (VOA) has fired or proposed the removal of 15 staff members of its Hausa Service over what the broadcast station described as “improper payments.” Daily Trust alleged that Katsina State Governor, Aminu Masari had visited the station in Washington, taken a tour of the office premises, and […]

Bull shark leaps into boat of Queensland anglers

A Queensland boy got more than he bargained for on a family fishing trip when a shark and crocodile came along for the ride. Jake Madsen, 11, and his grandfather Ken were packing their boat back on the trailer after a day out on the Proserpine River, in the Whitsundays when they saw splashing near […]

Terrorists Spare Nigerian Christian Schoolgirl Leah Sharibu, Will Instead Make Her a ‘Slave for Life’

Kidnapped Christian schoolgirl Leah Sharibu will not be executed as threatened by a Nigeria terror group, Nigeria’s independent online newspaper, The Cable, reports. According to The Cable, the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) says instead, Sharibu will become its “slave for life.” At the same time, the Boko Haram faction known as ISWAP announced it has executed another […]

US says “massive corruption” is evident under President’s leadership

The United States has scored the President Muhammadu Buhari administration low, saying corruption is evident across all levels of government. The observation was stated in the US 2017 Human Rights Report. It said the Federal Government led by Buhari failed to implement laws against corrupt practices. The report added that although the government took steps […]

Army rolls out Cyber Warfare Command, launches app

Chief of army staff, Tukur Buratai, 3rd left being shown something of interest at the launch of Cyber Warfare Command and its app By Johnson Eyiangho The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen Tukur Buratai, has inaugurated the Nigerian Army Cyber Warfare Command, a new corps to protect its data/network against cyber attack and curb terrorism. […]

GOV SANI-BELLO URGES RELIGIOUS LEADERS TO PREACH PEACE, HARMONIOUS EXISTENCE

Niger State Governor,  Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello  has urged religious clerics and society leaders  to use religion to further harmonious existence in Nigeria. Governor Sani-Bello stated this at the Maulid anniversary of Shiek Ahmad Tijjani and N133, 548, 570 appeal launching for the establishment of Majma’u Islamic Model School Secretariat, Minna at the Justice Idris Legbo […]

Kuna wanke hannu da sabulu idan kun yi ba-haya?

Binciken masana kiwon lafiya ya ce yawancin al’umma ba su damu da muhimmacin tsaftar hannu ba don kariya daga kamuwa da cututtukan da kazantar hannu ke haifar wa. Majalisar Dinkin Duniya ta ware ranar 15 ga watan Oktoba a matsayin ranar tsaftar hannu ta duniya. Taken bikin bana shi ne “tsabtace hannu – ginshikin kiwon […]