Former PDP Councillors have commended the efforts of Gov. Abu Sani Bello in resolving the impasse and bottlenecks militating against the payment of their withheld severance allowance since 2007 to date. Similarly at a meeting also held in government house yesterday Members of the Niger State Traditional Barbers Association said they came to register their […]

AU Chairperson Believes Increased Intra-Trade Will Create Prosperity

Benefits from increased intra-trade under the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) are tools for creating prosperity for every African, the chairperson of the African Union (AU) and President of Rwanda Paul Kagame said on Tuesday. With the signing of the “historic agreement”,”a new chapter in the story of African unity is set to begin,” […]

Senate Suspends Plenary In Honour Of Late Wakili

The Senate on Tuesday suspended plenary in honour of its late member, Sen. Ali Wakili, who died on Saturday. Until his death, Wakili, 58, represented Bauchi South Senatorial District in the Red Chamber and was Chairman, Committee on Poverty Alleviation and Social Welfare. Leader of the Senate, Ahmed Lawan, who moved a motion for suspension […]

Nigeria Airforce Plane Crashes In Kaduna

A Nigerian Air force training airplane has crashed in Kaduna. Daily Trust reports that a source who pleaded anonymity confirmed that the plane crashed in Kauran Dawa in Saminaka Local Area of Kaduna state. The source revealed that the pilot of the airplane came out unhurt and there were no casualties. The airplane is known […]

Dino Melaye Charged For Illegal Possession Of Guns

Senator Dino Melaye who is challenging moves to recall him by his constituency is in fresh trouble: the Police said they have filed a case in a Lokoja court accusing him and three other persons of illegal possession of firearms. Police spokesman Jimoh Moshood, announced the move today in a statement. The police took the […]

2 weeks before 2015 elections, PDP looted N150bn- Osinbajo

Two weeks before the 2015 general elections, whopping sums of a N100billion and $295million were fretted away by a few persons in the Goodluck Jonathan administration, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has disclosed. He made the disclosure at the 7th Presidential Quarterly Business Forum for Private Sector stakeholders at State House Conference Center, (the old Banquet Hall), Presidential […]

Reason Buhari must resign now – Arewa youth leader, Yerima

Shettima Yerima, National President of the Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, AYCF, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to resign. According to the youth leader, age and health have limited the performance of the president and there is need for him to give up leadership for a younger person. Speaking with SaharaTV, Yerima said the Buhari-led government had failed woefully in […]

How Buhari disowned us during Benue visit – Elder Ujege

Edward Ujege, the President General of Mdzough U Tiv, has said President Muhammadu Buhari’s recent visit to the, “unsettled” state yielded no positive impact. Ujege said the people of Benue were very disappointed over the outcome of Buhari’s visit in the state.Speaking with newsmen in Makurdi, the state capital, Ujege said during the president’s visit to the state, the […]

Senator Sani Saleh A Blessing To Humanity – Engineer Best

Former Senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, General Sani Saleh (rtd) is a blessing to not just Nigeria, but the entire humanity. A Kaduna based sports philanthropist and Special Guest of Honour to the Youngest 2019 Ekene Abubakar Adams Empowerment, Engineer Yusuf Abubakar (Best) expressed this in his remarks at the event held at the […]