Osinbajo’s Kano visit for wedding not politics – Akande

Osinbajo being welcomed to Kano by Governor Ganduje The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has described as untrue and misleading, media reports that his visit to Kano state at the weekend was to meet with political groups. In a statement issued on Monday by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande, Osinbajo […]

Nasarawa: 4000 policemen deployed as Buhari visits

4000 Policemen deployed as Buhari visits Nasarawa By Isaac Ukpoju The Police Command in Nasarawa State says it has deployed over 4,000 officers and men to ensure a hitch-free visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to the state on Tuesday, Feb. 6. The Commissioner of Police, Mr Bello Ahmed, told newsmen on Monday in Lafia that […]

Olympics: ‘Yan wasa da za su yi fice!

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGES An fara gasar Olympics ta 2018 a birnin PyeongChang da ke kasar Koriya ta Kudu. Dubban ‘yan wasa daga kasashe daban-daban na duniya za su fafata a wasanni fiye da 100 da ke rukunin wasanni 15. Ga wasu daga cikinsu da muke ganin za su haska a wannan babban biki na […]

Nigeria: Jagoran mabiya Shi’a na Sokoto ya rasu

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGESImage captionMalamin ya rasu ne ‘yan makonni bayan da aka harbe shi a kafa yayin da ‘yan sanda suka tarwatsa su lokacin da suke wata zanga-zanga a Abuja Shugaban kungiyar mabiya mazhabar shi’a ta Najeriya reshen jihar Sakkwato ya rasu. Malam Kasim Umar ya rasu ne da yammacin ranar Litinin a garin […]

Governor Sani Bello and Community Tours.

Niger State Gov Abubakar Sani-Bello has commenced the last phase of on-the-spot assessment tour of all the 25 local governments areas of the state. The state-wide tour, it needs to be emphasised, is an unprecedented innovation in Niger state governance, bringing the governor and the people in such close range that the latter is enabled […]

Niger Assembly urges Govt for timely release pilgrims board funds

From Yakubu Mustapha,Minna. The Niger State House of Assembly has expressed concern over the untimely released of funds concerning the issues related to the pilgrimages in the state however called for restrained by the state Governor Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello. The members of the state assembly made the observation when the house received the 2017 […]

Governor Tambuwal charges NYSC members to pursue true federalism

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal on Monday enjoined National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) members to pursue nation’s unity with maximum physical and intellectual developments Tambuwal made the call at the passing out parade and closing of 2017 batch B stream 2, joint orientation exercise at Wamakko NYSC Orientation camp in Sokoto State. The Governor represented by […]

Police arrest 39 suspected cultists, robbers in Lagos

The police in Lagos on Monday paraded 39 suspects arrested for alleged cultism, armed robbery and murder. Four of the suspects were accused of involvement in the murder of a National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) leader, Ganiyu Ayinla, in Lagos Island on January 23. The quartet were – Bashiru Bashorun (Abija), 49, Sunday […]