ATIKU MEDIA OFFICE PRESS RELEASE… Atiku Photo News

Abuja, Nigeria, 27 January, 2017: Former Vice President and chieftain of Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar attended the wedding fatiha of Abba Bello Halliru, son of the former National Chairman of PDP, Dr. Haliru Mohammed Bello, at the National Mosque, Abuja, at the weekend. Pic 1. Former Vice President and chieftain of Peoples Democratic Party, […]

8,000 yr old Nigerian canoe needs more research– Curator

Fishing boat in Maiduguri By Rabiu Sani Hajia Aisha Jidda, a curator at the National Museum, Maiduguri, has called for further studies on the 8,000 year-old Dafuna canoe discovered in Yobe State. Jidda told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Maiduguri that this would provide in depth intellectual explanation about African civilization. […]

Saudi Arabia frees Prince Alwaleed

Prince Alwaleed: freed from hotel confinement Saudi Arabian billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal has been  released from detention , family sources told Reuters. His release on Saturday came  more than two months after he was taken into custody in the kingdom’s sweeping crackdown on corruption. His release came hours after he predicted his imminent release […]

Tsvangirai Zimbabwe opposition leader dying

Morgan Tsvangirai: battling colon cancer to stay alive Morgan Tsvangirai, the leader of Zimbabwean Movement for Democratic Change is battling for his life in South Africa where he is receiving medical treatment for colon cancer, News 24 reported. Tsvangirai, a former prime minister, announced in 2016 that he had been diagnosed with colon cancer and […]

Kaduna: Police rescue S/Africans from kidnappers

Police resue 2 South Africans from kidnapers in Kaduna By Moses Omorogieva The Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) have rescued two South-Africans who were kidnapped at a mining site in Kaduna State. IRT commander, ACP Abba Kyari, told the News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) on Saturday that some members of the kidnap gang were […]

Kabul: Harin bam ya kashe mutum 95 kana ya raunata 158

Hakkin mallakar hotoAFPImage captionAt least 151 people were wounded in the bombing Akalla mutum 95 suka rasa rayukansu inda kuma 158 suka raunata a wani harin bam na kunar bakin wake da aka kai a tsakiyar birnin Kabul na Afghanistan, inji jami’ai. Wadanda suka kai harin sun tuka wata motar daukar marasa lafiya ce da […]

An saki attajiran Saudi Arabia bayan sun biya makudan kudade

Hakkin mallakar hotoREUTERSImage captionOtel din Ritz da ke birnin Riyadh An saki wasu daga cikin attajiran Saudiyya da ake tsare da su tun watan Nuwamba sabili da tuhumar su da ake da cin hanci da rashawa. Cikin wadanda aka sakin akwai Waleed al-Ibrahim, shugaban kamfanin talabijin na MBC da Khalid al-Tuwaijiri wanda shi ne sarkin […]

Sau nawa Obasanjo na yi wa shugabannin kasa baki?

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGESImage captionMarigayi Umaru Musa ‘Yar Adua na cikin mutanen da Cif Obasanjo ya soka Masana harkokin siyasa sun ce wasikar da tsohon shugaban Najeriya Cif Olusegun Obasanjo ya rubuta wa Shugaba Muhammadu Buhari tamkar wata al’ada ce ta tsohon shugaban. A farkon makon nan ne Cif Obasanjo ya rubuta wa Shugaba Buhari […]

CHAN: Super Eagles won’t fall into Angola’s trap – Dayo Ojo

Home-based Super Eagles midfielder Ekundayo Ojo says Nigeria will fight to overcome Angola in the Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) quarter-final. Ojo said he hopes this could be the year the team will win the trophy. The Sunshine Stars’ midfielder was in fantastic form when the Eagles thrashed Equatorial Guinea to set up a quarter final […]

NPFL: FIFA adviser commends professionalism of Nigerian referees

Linus Mba, retired FIFA referee and adviser to FIFA on referees, on Saturday said Nigerian referees had displayed professionalism and superb officiating in the ongoing Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). Mba said that he was happy and satisfied with the performance of referees so far in the professional league. He said the current performance of […]