Gov. Shettima presents N170bn budget for 2018

Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State By Rabiu Sani Gov. Kashim Shettima of Borno on Thursday presented N170.2 billion Appropriation Bill for 2018 fiscal year to the State House of Assembly. ‎Shettima said the bill tagged: “Budget of Resettlement and Empowerment”, was less than that of 2017 by N13. 560 billion or 7.38 per cent. […]

Bauchi State budgets N168bn for 2018 fiscal year

Bauchi State Govt. budgets N168bn for 2018 fiscal year   By Huseyn Abubakar Mbar Gov. Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State on Thursday presented N168 billion budget for 2018 fiscal year to the state’s House of Assembly. Abubakar, while presenting the budget tagged “budget of consolidation” announced that N69 billion representing 41 per cent was for […]

How Nigerian varsities can rank best in Africa

Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundip, the Vice-Chancellor, University of Lagos says Nigerian universities can rank best in Africa By Chinyere Nwachukwu Nigerian universities can rank best in Africa, if we can have a stable academic calendar, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, the Vice-Chancellor, University of Lagos, has said. Ogundipe spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday […]

Petrol diversion: NNPC urges Nigerians to expose illegal stations

Petrol diversion: NNPC urges Nigerians to expose any ilegal station By Edith Ike-Eboh The Nigerian National petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has called on Nigerians to join every effort to ensure all illegal fuel stations in the country were exposed. Dr Maikanti Baru, Group Managing Director of NNPC made call while on continuous monitoring of fuel station […]

Fuel Scarcity: Saraki directs committee to suspend recess

President of the Senate Bukola Saraki directs committee on petroleum to end recess over petrol scarcity Senate President Bukola Saraki has directed the Senate Committee on Petroleum Resources (Downstream) to cut short its recess and immediately convene a meeting with stakeholders in the industries. This he said was in a bid to end the ongoing […]

Borno bomb attack: 4 killed, 13 wounded

4 killed, 13 wounded in Borno suicide bomb attack By Rabiu Sani No fewer than four persons were killed in a suicide bomb attack on Thursday at Amarwa community of Konduga Local Government Area of Borno. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the incident occurred at about 2 p.m. when a male suicide […]

Breaking: Weah wins 62 % of votes for Liberian presidency

President elect George Weah Harrison Arubu/Monrovia Provisional results just announced by Liberia’s National Elections Commission (NEC) have placed former international football superstar, George Weah, ahead with 720,023 votes or 61.5 per cent. Incumbent Vice President Joseph Boakai is far behind with 451,088 votes or 38.59 per cent. Chairman of NEC, Mr Jerome Korkoya, announced the […]

Trump ya amince da sayar wa Nigeria jiragen yaki

Hakkin mallakar hotoNAFImage captionBabban hafsan sojin sama na Najeriya, Air Marshall Sadik Baba Abubakar (Tsakiya) da Jakadan Amurka a Najeriya Stuart Symington (biyu daga hagu) Gwamnatin Amurka ta amince ta sayar wa Najeriya da jiragen yakin guda 12 samfurin A29 Super Tucano a cikin wata wasika sa ta aikewa rundunar sojan samar kasar. Da yake […]