REGIONAL COOPERATION AND INFORMATION SHARING KEY TO TACKLING VIOLENT EXTREMISM ….PRESIDENT BUHARI

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that regional cooperation is now needed more than ever to combat the world-wide threat of violent extremism. Speaking at a bilateral meeting with King Abdullah II of Jordan, President Buhari stressed that inter- regional cooperation and information sharing were the only ways the evil of terrorism could be curtailed. President […]

Gov. Bello to pay all salary arrears of workers, pensioners

By Stephen Adeleye Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi says he will pay all salary arrears of civil servants cleared, and the pension arrears of retirees before the end of 2017. Bello also said that he would commence prompt payment of salaries of workers in the state public service from January 2018. He made the promise […]

GOV SANI-BELLO ON PRESIDENT MUHAMADU BUHARI’S ENTOURAGE TO COUNTER TERRORISM SUMMIT (AQABA RETREAT) IN JORDAN

Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello joined President Muhammadu Buhari’s entourage to Counter Terrorism Summit in Jordan. Governor of Kogi state, Alhaji Yahaya Bello and Governor of Osun state, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola were also on the entourage. Also on President Buhari’ s entourage were Minister of Defence, Brig Gen Munir Dan-Ali rtd, National Security Adviser, […]

Terrorism: Buhari urges regional cooperation, information sharing

President Muhammadu Buhari says regional cooperation is now needed more than ever to combat the world-wide threat of violent extremism. Buhari, according to a statement by his spokesman Mr Femi Adesina, said this in Jordan on Saturday at a bilateral meeting with King Abdullah II. President Buhari stressed that inter- regional cooperation and information sharing […]

18 killed, 35 injured in Borno’s bomb blast — NEMA

By Olatunji Omirin, Maiduguri | Publish Date: Dec 2 2017 4:05PMThe National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has confirmed that 16 people including two suicide bombers died in the bomb blast that took place at Biu town Market in Biu LGA Borno state on Saturday.  (0 Likes) The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has confirmed that […]

Military/Civilian clash: Senator Umaru berates Niger government over non implementation of judicial commission of inquiry report

JOHN ADAMS MINNA The Chairman Senate Committee on Judiciary and Human Right, Senator David Umaru, representing Niger East Senatorial District at the National Assembly, has berated the Niger state government over its inability to implement the report of the judicial commission of inquiry instituted into the clash between the military and Bosso communities last year. […]

‘Mai na iya sauki da zarar an gyara matatun Nigeria’

‘Hakkin mallakar hotoALIYU ABUBAKAR FACEBOOK Image captionMai Kanti Baru ya ce kamfaninsa na da yawan man fetur din da zai wadaci Najeriya a tsawon lokacin da aka shiga bukukuwan karshen shekara Kamfanin samar da man fetur na Najeriya NNPC ya ce akwai yiwuwar samun ragin farashin man fetur da ake sayarwa a cikin kasar, idan […]

‘Yan kunar bakin wake sun kashe mutum 15 a Borno

‘ Wasu mata biyu ‘yan kunar bakin wake sun kai hari kasuwar Biu a jihar Borno a arewa maso gabashin Najeriya, inda akalla mutum 15 suka rasa rayukansu, ciki har da ‘yan kunar bakin waken. ‘Yar kunar bakin wanke ta farko ta tayar da bam din da ke jikinta ne a cikin kasuwar Biu “layin […]

Za a daure namijin da ya yi saki uku a take a India

Image captionA watan Agusta ne aka haramta saki uku take yanke a Indiya Mazan da suka yi wa matansu saki uku a take ka iya fuskantar daurin shekara uku a gidan yari a karkashin wata sabuwar doka da ake nazarinta a Indiya. Bisa al’ada maza na furta kalmar saki uku lokaci guda ne ta hanyar […]