FG begins another N214m payout in cash transfer in Bauchi

The National Social Investment Office has begun fresh disbursement of N214 million to beneficiaries of Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) in Bauchi State. The amount is the money released for transfer to 10,700 poor and vulnerable households in 12 local government areas of the state on N5,000 per family monthly stipend.‎ Speaking to journalists in Bauchi […]

Obasanjo, others exit affected us, but… — PDP

ABUJA—THE Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, assured Nigerians that it would remain a national platform that will never die due to the exit of big personalities as proven by the case of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar and even governors. Olusegun Obasanjo According to the party, the exit of these personalities […]

Dalilin da ya sa na fito a Barauniya – Hafsa Idris

Hakkin mallakar hotoINSTAGRAM/HAFSA IDRIS Image captionHafsa Idris ta fito a manyan fina-finai da dama tun bayan fara fim dinta Jarumar fina-finan Kannywood Hafsa Idris, ta ce wata shida ta kwashe tana karanta rubutaccen labarin “Barauniya” shi ya sa ta taka rawa sosai a fim din kamar yadda gogaggun barayi ke yi. Hafsa, wacce ake kira […]

Breaking News: Osinbajo asks APC governors to work harder

The Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has assured Nigerians that the All Progressives Congress, APC-led Federal Government will surely deliver on its promises to Nigerians despite numerous challenges facing the economy and the country. He spoke in Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi state, on Tuesday  at the conclusion of a Federal Government- Progressives Governors’ Forum parley. Osinbajo […]

“I stand by letter of corruption against Ortom” – Tsav

Alhaji AbubakarTsav Alhaji Abubakar Tsav, the Commissioner in charge of the Public Complaints Commission (PCC) in Benue, says he will not retract his alleged damaging comments about Gov. Samuel Ortom as requested by the Tiv Traditional Council. Tsav told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Makurdi that he stood by his letter […]


The Honorable Commissioner, Niger State Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports Development, Alhaji Mamman Musa, had intervened into the clash of interest between Sha’abaze Youth Movement’s Old and New Executives over election and change of leadership of the association. The Commissioner called on the organization to exercise cautioned and trend slowly and urged them on […]

Jakuna na fasakaurin motoci zuwa Zimbabwe

Hakkin mallakar hotoSOUTH AFRICAN POLICE SERVICE Image caption‘Yan sanda Afrika ta Kudu sun ce suna bincike domin gano ko wani gungu na da hannu a wajen amfani da jakuna wajen fasakaurin motocin da aka sato ‘Yan sandan Afrika ta Kudu sun dakile wani yukuri na fasakaurin wata mota mai tsada da aka sato zuwa kasar […]

Teenager exits plane via emergency door, slides down wing at US airport

SAN FRANCISCO — A teenage boy traveling alone opened an emergency door after his plane landed, slid down the wing and jumped onto a tarmac at San Francisco before shocked passengers could do anything to stop him, witnesses said. The 17-year-old, a US citizen, removed the door minutes after the Copa Airlines flight arrived from Central […]

Syrians leave Lebanon border camps for rebel-held territory

A picture taken last week during a tour guided by the Lebanese Shiite Hezbollah movement shows members of the media gathering in a mountainous area around the Lebanese town of Arsal along the border with Syria. — AFP BEIRUT — Buses carrying Syrians left refugee camps in a Lebanese border area bound for a rebel-held part […]

Pull back all troops to end stand-off, China tells India

BEIJING — China accused India on Wednesday of “concocting” excuses over the illegal entry of the South Asian nation’s military into Chinese territory on their disputed border, adding that China had shown great restraint. The stand-off on a plateau next to the mountainous Indian state of Sikkim, which borders China, has ratcheted up tension between the […]