OCTOBER 1, 1960: How Nigerians ushered in independence

SPECIAL REPORTCOMMENTS By Clifford Ndujihe ON day like this, exactly 57 years ago, Nigeria was on a festive and historic mood. It was the eve of October 1, 1960, the day that the United Kingdom had set aside to grant Nigeria independence as a sovereign state. The political and social atmosphere was astir. The reasons […]

Is Nnamdi Kanu alive or dead ? UK asks Nigeria

The government of the United Kingdom has asked the Federal Government of Nigeria to state the whereabouts of British-Nigerian man and leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, saying “We are seeking urgent clarification from the Nigerian authorities about the status and whereabouts of Mr. Kanu, a British-Nigerian man, who has been reported […]

57 YEARS INDEPENDENT ANNIVERSARY….

Niger State Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports Development Felicitate with Governor Abubakar Sani Bello, Members of the Niger State Executive Council, Speaker and Members of the State Assembly, Niger State Judiciary, Nigerians and Nigerlites on the 57th Independent Anniversary celebration. The Honorable Commissioner, Alhaji Mamman Musa wishes to emphasize on this important celebration the […]

INDEPENDENCE DAY MESSAGE FROM IBB

Nigeria at 57: IBB Says Dialogue  is Panacea for Conflict Resolution. As Nigeria marks her  57th Independence anniversary, former Military President, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, has urged all Nigerians to always embrace peace and dialogue as they are antidotes for conflict resolution. He said even though the nation is bedeviled with senseless agitations and conflicts, […]

BAKO KONTAGORA STADIUM TO BE LEASE OUT TO PRIVATE MANAGERS AND YOUTH ASKED TO BECOME ENTREPRENEURS INSTEAD OF WAITING FOR GOVERNMENT…COMMISSIONER DISCLOSED

Bako Kontagora Memorial Stadium will soon be lease out to private investors in the events and planning sector to enhance the stadium capacity and it sustainability, this assertion was made known to the public by the Honorable Commissioner, Niger State Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports Development, Alhaji Mamman Musa during an audience participatory phone-in […]

Being A Father Is Very Humbling – Dbanj

Entertainment artiste and father of one Dbanj in an interview with Punch revealed how fatherhood has changed him entirely and also his decision making: “Being a father is very humbling. I have always acted as a father to a lot of young artistes from the days of Mo Hits but now, I have a child […]