Potiskum is Boko Haram recruitment base – Army reveals

The Nigeria Army has revealed that Boko Haram has recruiters all over the country, especially in the Northeast, adding that the group’s clearing house for such recruitment is at Potiskum in Yobe State. Potiskum, a local government in Yobe state about 234 kilometres from Maiduguri, the Boko Haram epicenter is known in the northeast for […]

Ana bata wa Fulani suna ne kawai —Miyetti Allah

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGESImage captionAna zargin Fulani makiyaya da kai hare-hare a kan al’ummu da dama a yankin tsakiyar Najeriya Kungiyar Miyetti Allah a Najeriya ta ce zargin da ake yi cewa wasu Fulani makiyaya ne suka kai hari a kauyen Rhobi na karamar hukumar Lau a Jihar Taraba labarin kanzon kurege ne kawai. Kungiyar […]

An kashe kusan mutum 100 a mako daya a Nigeria

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGESImage captionJami’an tsaro sun kashe mutumin da ake zargi da hannu a kisan mutane a Fatakwal Kusan mutum dari daya ne suka mutu a hare-haren da aka kai a sassan Najeriya daban-daban tun daga ranar karshe ta 2017 zuwa karshen makon jiya. Idan muka soma daga jihar Ribas da ke kudu maso […]

THE GBAGYI/GBARI: Time for introspection.

“We must learn to live together as brothers or we perish together as fools”- Martin Luther King Monday, January 1st, 2018 will remain the saddest day for the Gbagyi people both in Minna Emirate, Niger state and elsewhere. On this fateful day, the Emir of Minna, Alhaji (Dr.) Umar Faruk Bahago, in an emotion-laden voice […]

Fire service rescues woman from pit latrine in Kano

Pit Laterine By Bosede Olufunmi The Kano State Fire Service on Monday said it successfully rescued a 48-year-old woman, Aisha Usman, after she accidentally fell into a collapsed pit latrine at her residence on Sunday. The Public Relations Officer of the service, Alhaji Saidu Mohammed, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano on […]

Ex-CBN director urges FG to repair refineries

Ex-CBN director urges FG to repair refineries By Ige Adekunle Dr Titus Okunronmu, a former Director, Budgetary Department, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), on Monday, advised the Federal Government to repair all the four refineries in the country. Okunronmu told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ota, Ogun, that the revamping of the nation’s […]

34 ships with petrol, others expected

34 ships with petrol others expected By Aisha Cole Thirty four ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive Apapa and Tin Can Island Ports in Lagos from Jan. 8 to Jan. 30. The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) stated this in its publication, `Shipping Position’, a copy of which […]

ALMA MATER: GOV SANI-BELLO ATTRIBUTES SUCCESS TO TRAINING IN NIGERIAN MILITARY SCHOOL

…CALLS ON OLD BOYS TO GIVE BACK TO  SCHOOLS  Niger state Governor, Alh. Abubakar Sani-Bello has attributed part of his successes in life to the training he received in his alma amater, Nigerian Military School, NMS, Zaria, Kaduna State. The made this known when he visited the school on Saturday. He said the knowledge impacted […]

POLITICS: THE ARGUMENT FOR BUHARI: 

by Ajayi Temitope I participated actively in the electoral campaign that brought in the Buhari administration at the highest level. On the strength of the work i did with other Volunteers at the Buhari Support Organizations, i was nominated into the APC Presidential Campaign Council’s Media & Publicity Directorate. During the campaign and after election […]

THE GBAGYI/GBARI: Time for introspection.

“We must learn to live together as brothers or we perish together as fools”- Martin Luther King Monday, January 1st, 2018 will remain the saddest day for the Gbagyi people both in Minna Emirate, Niger state and elsewhere. On this fateful day, the Emir of Minna, Alhaji (Dr.) Umar Faruk Bahago, in an emotion-laden voice […]