World Bank, IMF, dominate News

World Bank The World Bank says it “has to take some responsibility’’ for advising Nigeria and other African countries to invest more in roads, railways and energy rather than in education and health. The World Bank President, Mr Jim Yong Kim, made this known while briefing the media after the launch of the 2018 Human […]

Nigeria worries over Ghana’s continuous closure of shops

National Association of Nigerian Traders (NANTS) President, Ken Ukuoha (L) and the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa Nigeria has expressed concern over the continued closure of Nigerians shops in Ghana two weeks after President Koffi Nana-Akudo gave the order to reopen them. The Senior Special Assistant […]

PDP presidential primaries: Bafarawa tasks delegates on conduct

Attahiru Bafarawa By Ikuru Lizzy Attahiru Bafarawa, former Governor of Sokoto State and presidential aspirant on the platform of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday charged delegates on electoral decency in their quest over who will fly the party’s flag. Bafarawa gave the charge at a news conference in Port Harcourt, ahead of the party’s […]

Kano PDP aspirants for House of Reps protest imposition of candidates, injustice

Dozens of aspirants for the House of Representatives and State Assembly on the platform of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have protested the imposition of candidates and violations of electoral guidelines by the electoral panels in Kano State. The aspirants from the 44 local government areas of the state took their protests to the […]

Dambazau orders police to end Plateau crisis

Nigerian policemen working to curb crime By Doris Esa The Minister of Interior, retired Lt.- Gen.Abdulrahman Dambazau, has directed the Police and the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) to urgently map out strategies to curtail the resurgence of violent crisis in Plateau. Dambazau, who condemned the resurgence of violent crisis in Plateau, gave […]

Nigerians, Africans, others celebrate Nigeria’s independence in U.S.

5 mins ago  0  14  0 SOME NIGERIANS JOINED BY MEMBERS OF THE HEMPSTEAD COMMUNITY IN NEW YORK, RECITE THE NIGERIAN NATIONAL ANTHEM AT THE HOISTING OF THE NIGERIAN FLAG AT THE HEMPSTEAD TOWN HALL. IN THE MIDDLE WITH GREEN TIE IS NIGERIAN CONSUL-GENERAL BENAOYAGHA OKOYEN AND SENIOR COUNCILWOMAN DOROTHY GOOSBY TO OKOYEN’S RIGHT By Prudence Arobani […]

Breaking News : The Result of PDP Governorship Primarie in Niger State

1- Ahmed Umar Dogon Koli = 24 votes. 2- Ahmed Musa Ibeto = 516 votes. 3- Hannafi M.S. Sudan = 157 votes. 4- Aminu Mohammed Badokoshi = 110 Votes. 5- Umar Nasko = 1, 972 votes. Alh Aminu Baka Congratulates Umar Nasko for emerging as the Flag bearer of PDP Governorship come 2019. #CongratulationUmarNasko.

Sarkin Bauchi Ya Dauki Nauyin Karatun Wasu Marayu Da Marasa Karfi

Daga Ahmadu Manaja Bauchi A cigaba da manufofin sa na ganin harkokin ilimi na bunkasa,musamman ma mata da matasa masu hali da talakawa sun samu ilimi a kasar Bauchi, Mai Martaba Sarkin Bauchi Injiniya Alh Dr Rilwanu Sulaiman Adamu, ya dauki dawainiyar wasu Yara marayu da kuma ya’yan mutane marasa karfi cikin al’umma. Inda Mai […]

FEC okays $64.2m for Escravos power project

FEC presided by Osinbajo okays $64.2m for Escravos power project By Chijioke Okoronkwo The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved 64.2 million dollars for power supply project to communities within Escravos area of Delta State. Dr Ibe Kachikwu, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, disclosed this while briefing State House correspondents after FEC […]

How yam tubers landed 5 in prison custody

Yam tubers land 5 in prison custody By Olawale Akinremi Mrs Imoleayo Akinrodoye, the President of the Mapo Grade A Customary Court in Ibadan, on Tuesday, remanded five suspects facing trial for alleged theft of 120 tubers of yam. The accused: Biodun Ayodele, (20); Michael Adebayo, (19); Lukman Ahmed, (22); Arisekola Ridwan, (20); and Kayode […]