APC ta nada sabon sakataren jam’iyya na kasa

Kwamitin gudanarwa na uwar jam’iyyar APC ya amince da nadin Victor Giadom a matsayin sabon mukaddashin sakataren jam’iyyar na kasa. An nada Giadom ne domin ya maye gurbin tsohon sakataren jam’iyyar, Mai Mala Buni, wanda yanzu shine zababben gwamnan jihar Yobe. Sanarwar da sakataren yada labaran jam’iyyar APC, Lanre Issa-Onilu, ya fitar, ta ce Mista […]

The type of educational system Nigeria needs

I must say that Bunmi Lawson is someone that I appreciate among the young generation of Nigerian women who do a lot in their various spaces. Bunmi ran FATE Foundation and moved on to run ACCION Microfinance Bank through which she achieved a lot in financial inclusion and now, she is the pioneer in the […]

Truckers hails removal of navy from controlling Apapa traffic

The Federal Government’s withdrawal of the Nigerian Naval and other military formations from controlling traffic at the Apapa Port has been lauded as a welcome development by some truck owners. Mr Abdullahi Mohammad-Inunwa, the Lagos State Vice-President, National Association of Road Transport Owners (NARTO) Dry Cargo Sector, gave the commendation on Sunday. He disclosed in […]

144 Unilag students visit Ile-Ife tourist sites

No fewer than 144 students from the Department of Sociology and Social Work from the University of Lagos ( Unilag) , on Saturday had a tour of tourism sites in Ile-Ife, Osun. Some of the students told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) after the excursion that it was meant to expose them to the […]

Federal Govt to diversify economy through technology

Federal Government will deploy technology to diversify the economy, Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonanaya Onu, said. He said this at the launch of the Solid Minerals Machinery and Equipment Development Institute (SOMMEDI) in Nasarawa on Saturday. According to him, such effort will promote the country from being a consumer nation to a producer […]

Zamfara workers bid Gov. Yari farewell

Zamfara civil servants on Saturday bade the outgoing state Governor, Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari, farewell at the last Ramadan breakfast of his eight years tenure as governor. Labour Leader at the state, Bashir Mafara, at the governor’s private residence in Talata-Mafara, commended the governor for bringing development to the state in the last eight years. “Your […]

Festac Market demolition: Traders lament

Some traders affected by the ongoing demolition of Agboju Market in Festac Town, Lagos, have blamed market leaders for “insincerity” over the exercise. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that bulldozers moved in on Friday and began pulling down the structures in the market just as the traders started displaying their goods for sale. […]

Igbo Movement backs Sanwo-Olu on Inclusive government

The Igbo Movement, in Lagos State has thrown its weight behind the Lagos governor-elect, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on his plan to run an inclusive government, pledging to work with him to ensure the success of his administration. Leader of the Movement in Lagos, Chris Onyekachi at an interaction with newsmen in Lagos at the weekend, said […]


Activities marking the May 29th inauguration ceremony of the 2nd term in office of Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello would be low keyed in the state. A statement issued by the Secretary to the Government, SSG, Hon Ibrahim Isah Ladan, said the decision to make the celebration low keyed is in line with […]

Sir Alex Ferguson admits Man Utd made mistake giving Solskjaer job

Legendary Manchester United boss, Sir Alex Ferguson, believes the club should have appointed Tottenham manager, Mauricio Pochettino, ahead of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, the Daily Mail reports. After Jose Mourinho was dismissed in December, United’s executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward decided to give Solskjaer a contract until the end of the campaign. But the Norwegian hit the […]