POLICE ARREST ABDUCTOR/KILLER OF A SIX-YEAR OLD IN KOGI • AS 25 CRIMINAL SUSPECTS MEET THEIR WATERLOO, 5 AK47 RIFLES RECOVERED

Operatives of the Nigeria Police Force have arrested one Friday Domozu, 23years native of Jarkama Village, Bassa LGA of Kogi State, the leader of the kidnap gang responsible for the abduction and killing of a six year old, Farida Yahaya ‘m’ at the Gabije Area of Kogi State on 2nd November, 2020. The victim was […]

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Ebonyi PDP Crisis: Another Presiding Judge Withdraws From Suit

Another judge, Justice Vincent Nwanchor assigned to handling the suit filed by Chief Onyekachi Nwaebonyi at the Ebonyi State High Court sitting in Abakaliki challenging the dissolution of the State Executive Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday distanced himself from the matter. This marked the third time in a row of two months, […]

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Npf Kano Command HAS ARRESTED A NOTORIOUS KIDNAPPERS WHO TERRORISE ZAMFARA AND KANO STATES

Kidnap Victim Rescued Unhurt, as 1 AK-47 Rifle with 30 Rounds of Live Ammunitions is Recovered, Victim’s Motor Vehicle and Boxer Motorcycle also Recovered On 12/01/2021, at about 2000hrs, a complaint was lodged by one Sunusi Ado, ‘m,’ of Galadanchi Quarters, Gwale LGA of Kano State, that his son, Mohammed Sanusi, ‘m’, 29 years old […]

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Atiku congratulates Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, lists expectations

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has congratulated United States President, Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris as they assume office. Biden and Kamala, victors of the November 3 presidential election, took oath of office on Wednesday at the Capitol. Reacting, Atiku in a series of tweets, said he was confident Joe Biden’s tenure will […]

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Don’t leave Ondo forests – Northern elders to Fulani

The Northern Elders Forum, NEF, has told herders in Ondo State to remain in their locations and reject any move to label them as criminals. Spokesman of the forum, Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, in a statement on Wednesday, asked the Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, to stop the ultimatum given to herders to vacate forest reserves in […]

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Why North won’t be silent over Buhari’s poor handling of insecurity – Bafarawa

Attahiru Bafarawa, former Sokoto State Governor, has declared that Northern elders are angry with President Muhammadu Buhari over his poor handling of insecurity in the country. Speaking in Abuja yesterday, the former governor said thousands of people were displaced in the North while the government spends billions on COVID-19. He said if the North fails […]

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FG, States and LGAs share N619.343bn for December, 2020

The Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) on Wednesday shared to the three tiers of government N619.343 billion as Federation allocation for December, 2020.This amount includes cost of collection to Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) and Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS).The Federal Government received N218.297 billion, the States N178.280 billion, the Local […]

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Nigeria’s debts may hit N60tr

Taofik Salako, Deputy Group Business Editor NIGERIA’S debts may rise above N60 trillion by the end of first quarter following a move by the Federal Government to convert its N11.91 trillion indebtedness to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to formal securitised loans. Last year, the Federal Government obtained N2.86 billion through the “ways and […]

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FEC okays 65 years exit age, more pay for teachers

 Bolaji Ogundele, Abuja THE Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a range of new goodies, including 65 years as the retirement age of   teachers. The others, which form part of  the incentives announced by President Muhammadu Buhari  during  last  year’s Teachers Day celebration are  “hardship postings,  rural posting allowance, and  science teacher allowance.” Minister of […]

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