Nigeria needs $142 billion to meet climate change target – FG

The Nigeria Nationally Determined Contributions, NDC, ambition under Climate Change Accord will cost estimated $142 billion, to meet the 2030 target. The Minister of State for Environment, Ibrahim Jibril, disclosed this at the UN while presenting Nigeria’s progress report on climate change goal under the Sustainable Development Goals. The NDC is a binding agreement, which […]


The Chief of Staff to Niger state Governor, Hon. Mikail Al-Amin Bmitosahi has once again reiterated the Governor’s commitment to the welfare and wellbeing of indigenes and residents through all-inclusive project execution across the 25 councils of the state. At a meeting with the youth of Kuta in Shiroro LG, the COS gave a brief […]

Local Government Autonomy: The Niger State Example.

_By Abdullahi Yusuf Kuta Local Governments are the most closest tier of government that is closet to the people. It is the government at the grassroot as been referred to. It's that which virtually everyone has a stake in it. In fact, all of us are a opinion leaders. We all have voice and we want […]

Court In Gombe Remands A Woman Who Wants To Marry Her Son’s Friend To Prison Sep 24, 2017 5:47 PM A female teacher with the Gombe Local Education Authority has been remanded in prison custody over her planned marriage to the friend of her first son. Hussaina Abba, who teaches Arabic at a primary school in Gombe, earlier sued her late husband’s siblings and her children before a court […]

My encounter with AKasim Abdulkadir!

In what was to be a sallah homage, turns out to be an engaging 1hr lecture and life coaching session at no cost to me courtesy of AlKasim Abdulkadir in their palatial family residence at the highbrow uphill area of Minna, Niger state. Its a stone trow from General IBB mansion. After the exchange of pleasantries, my […]

‘Money doesn’t score goals’ – Robben mocks PSG

Arjen Robben has poked fun at big-spending Paris Saint-Germain on the eve of Bayern Munich’s key Champions League away match in the French capital. With Anderlecht and Celtic also in the pool, the PSG-Bayern clash at Paris’ Parc de Princes on Wednesday could well decide the winner of Group B. “Paris have certainly given out […]

Kaduna IRS generates N16bn from January to August

Malam Mukhtar Ahmed, the Executive Chairman, Kaduna State Internal Revenue Service ( KDIRS ), says the state generated N15.7 billion as Internally Generated Revenue ( IGR ) from January to August. He made the disclosure on Tuesday in Kaduna in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). He spoke on the sideline of […]

Kwakwasiyya/Gandujiya and the APC Crisis

We are 18 months clearly away from the 2019 general elections but it is not surprising seeing how political gladiators have earnestly commence political activities or pamutationtions. Such anxiety will always surface considering politics is the most thriving lucrative venture the elites can engage in Nigeria in the last two decades. Many of them have failed in their […]

Nobody at Real Madrid doubts Cristiano Ronaldo – Carvajal

Real Madrid defender Dani Carvajal has said “nobody doubts” Cristiano Ronaldo as he heads into his 400th game for the club on the back of a frustrating run of form. Ronaldo has yet to score in La Liga this season, having missed the first four games through suspension and had 18 unsuccessful shots in the […]