Nigeria: An yankewa masu fyade daurin rai dai rai a Bauchi

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGESImage captionKungiyoyin fara hula sun sha gudanar da zanga-zanga kan karuwar aikata fyade a Najeriya Wata babbar kotu a jihar Bauchi da ke arewa maso gabashin Najeriya ta yankewa wasu mutum biyu hukuncin daurin rai da rai a gidan yari bayan samun su da laifin aikata fyade. Kotun ta samu mutunen ne […]

From a migrant hell to handbag fashion world

Handbags made by migrants at the Lai-Momo headquarters, a vocational training program to teach skills in leather bag making to those seeking asylum in Italy. — AFP photos As some have limited literacy and numeracy, lessons in cutting have to be preceded by an introduction to basic concepts of measuring and geometry. By Angus Mackinnon […]

For Atiku, a cautious approach to PDP convention politics

Would former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, who last week found his way back to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), be able to play any significant role in dousing the tension within the party following the intense politics of picking its national chairman?This is the key question on the lips of many members of the PDP […]

I’ll Still Win If Election Holds

By Jonathan Nda-Isaiah, Abuja, SALIhi ABUBAKAR and abdulgafar oladimeji, Kano President Muhammadu Buhari has said that he would win resoundingly should another election be held in the country. The president premised his confidence on the mammoth crowd that welcomed him during his two-day visit to Kano State yesterday. Buhari stated this shortly before visiting the Emir of […]

PDP Shuts Out Atiku From Voting At National Convention

BY CHIBUZO UKAIBE, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) declared yesterday that former Vice President Atiku Abubakar might not vote during its national convention billed for this coming Saturday. Making reference to the party’s constitution over his eligibility to vote at the convention, the party noted that Atiku would however be allowed to attend and […]

Nigerians are tired of APC, PDP – Jonathan’s former aide, Okupe

A former Senior Special Adviser to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Public Affairs, Dr. Doyin Okupe, has described the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as unfit to liberate Nigeria and take her to a greater height. He said the country needed a more vibrant and sensitive political party with requisite […]

PDP ba za ta bai wa Atiku takara ba sai…

Babbar jam’iyyar adawa a Nijeriya, PDP, ta ce ba za ta bai wa tsohon mataimakin shugaban kasar Alhaji Atiku Abubakar takarar shugabancin kasar a inuwarta ba, sai ya bi dukkan matakan da aka shimfida. Shugaban riko na jam’iyyar ta PDP Sanata Ahmad Muhammad Makarfi ne ya fadi haka a hirarsa da BBC. A cewarsa, tsohon […]

Ai Atiku gida ya dawo dama bakunta yaje — PDP

Image captionJam’iyyar PDP a Najeriya, ta ce Atiku Abubakar, gida ya dawo dama bakunta yaje A Najeriya, yayin da a ranar Lahadin da ta gabata ne tsohon mataimakin shugaban kasar Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, ya sanar da komawarsa babbar jam’iyyar adawa ta PDP a kasar, jam’iyyar PDP ta ce dama ai gida ya dawo. Barista Abdullahi […]

APC rejects Akwa Ibom council poll results

APC rejects Akwa Ibom council poll results By Isaiah Eka The All Progressives Congress (APC) has rejected the result of the Dec. 2 Local Government election in Akwa Ibom as declared by the State Independent Electoral Commission (AKISIEC). AKISIEC had in a statement on Sunday declared that PDP won all the 31 chairmanship seats and […]

Ekweremadu hails Atiku’s return to PDP

By Cecilia Ijuo The Deputy President of the Senate, Mr Ike Ekweremadu, has described the return of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as a welcomed development. Ekeremadu, according to a statement by his Special Adviser on Media, Mr Uche Anichukwu, on Sunday, was reacting to the defection of the […]