BREAKING: Boko Haram releases university lecturers, policewomen

The Department of State Security Services, SSS, on Saturday told President Muhammadu Buhari that three University of Maiduguri, UNIMAID, lecturers abducted by Boko Haram terrorists in Magumeri, Borno State, have been released. Also released are 10 women, kidnapped in a raid by the militant group on a military/police convoy on Damboa road, near Maiduguri. The […]


Al’ummar garin minna dakewayanta ga bakon mai magani daga Kabo lokal ta Jahar kano , Malam Ja’faru Kabo Mai magani. ya shahara ne Akan magungunar gargajiya Kamar Haka. Yana tafiye da magunguna da dama kamar Mai Lalular Rashi Haihuwa, Makanta, Rashin Karfin Mazakunta, Shanyewar Kafa ko Hannu, Tabuwar Hankali, da Tabun Iska Dade sauransu. Idan […]

2019: Northern elders rally for unity, justice, equity

Bello Mohammed addressing Northern elders Some Northern political elite have started consultations preparatory for political alliance with other geo-political zones based on unity, equity and justice. The elite, who converged on Abuja on Saturday, under the aegis of Northern Elders and Stakeholders Conversation, said they would work towards promoting Northern unity ahead of 2019 presidential […]

President Buhari receives briefing on 2018 Hajj preparations

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday received briefing on the 2018 Hajj Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, meeting which held in Saudi Arabia last month from the Minister of State Foreign Affairs, Khadija Bukar Ibrahim, and the Chairman / Chief Executive Officer of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, Abdullahi Muhammad, at the presidential villa. According […]

Ousmane Dembele set for latest Barcelona comeback

Ousmane Dembele is in line to make his latest comeback for Barcelona when the leaders of La Liga take on Getafe at the Camp Nou on Sunday. The young France forward has endured a campaign ravaged by injury since his 105 million-euro ($124 million) move from Borussia Dortmund in August, a fee that could eventually […]

Lagos Marathon: Wheelchair runner appeals to organisers to increase cash prize

Sefiu Ojeleye, winner of the 2017 Wheelchair event of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon on Saturday appealed to the organisers to increase the prize money for the category. Ojeleye told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) at the finishing point of the marathon at Eko Atlantic City in Lagos that doing so would attract […]

I have tremendous respect for the Catholic Church – Governor Bello

Kogi State Governor, Alh. Yahaya Bello, has expressed “tremendous respect for the Catholic Community”, saying he will not do anything to disparage any religious organization. The Governor who stated this in Lokoja through his Director General of Media and Publicity, Kingsley Fanwo, said the reports in the media that he disrespected the Catholic Community and […]

Steady and Methodical Implementation of Visionary Development Programmes of Governor Abubakar Sani-Bello of Niger State

By Abdullberqy U Ebbo The visionary efforts of His Excellency, the Governor of Niger State, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello began soon after assuming office as Governor of Niger State in May 2015. Confronting a multiplicity of seemingly intractable and insurmountable development challenges in the state, centering specifically around paucity of finances to drive growth initiatives, […]