The Sukuk Bond, Minna-Bida Road and Matters Arising.

The last four days have been filled with various analysis of government’s moves to fund the state’s infrastructural/ developmental projects that have been fixated, languishing in neglect and abandonment for decades in Niger state.  It may be interesting to note that the projects, some of which have fallen into disrepair and cannot be repaired or […]

Firai ministar Birtaniya ta shawarci Najeriya ta halasta luwadi

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGES Firai ministar Birtaniya, Theresa May, ta bukaci dukkan kasashen da ke karkashin kungiyar Commonwealth da su sake tunani a kan dokar auren jinsi. Misis May, ta sanar da hakan ne a birnin Landan, a lokacin da take bayani a wajen taron kungiyar ta Commonwealth. A shekarar 2014 tsohon Shugaban Najeriya Goodluck […]

An tsinci gawar yarinya ‘yar shekara 3 da aka yi wa fyade a Kano

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGES ‘Yan sanda a jihar Kano sun ce sun kama malaman wata makaranta su tara bayan da aka samu gawar wata yarinya da aka yi wa fyade. An dai gano gawar yarinyar ne a cikin ajin makarantar kwanaki hudu bayan da iyayenta suka sanar da bacewarta. An ce dai an gano gawar, […]

I facilitated Lambatta-Lapai-Bida road reconstruction -Senator Mustapha Sani

The representing Niger South, Mustapha Sani Mohammed, has revealed that he used his membership of the Senate Committee on Works to facilitate the inclusion of the reconstruction of Lambatta-Lapai-Bida road. The senator made the revelation on his verified Facebook page Wednesday after it was announced that the Federal Executive Council (FEC) had approved the sum […]

Mace theft: IGP Ibrahim Idris urged to investigate security agencies’ roles

The Southern Nigeria Peoples Mandate, an Enugu-based political pressure group, has urged the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to investigate the role of security agents in Wednesday’s invasion of Senate and theft of the mace by hoodlums. President of the group, Mr. Augustine Chukwudum, made the call in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria […]

4,562 newly-recruited teachers sacked in Kaduna

Kaduna State has sacked over four thousand teachers it newly recruited for incompetence. The sacked teachers were among the 15,897 recruited late 2017 after the State Government laid off 22, 000 teachers for failing aptitude tests. A state official said the sacked teachers were unable to write their acceptance letters properly after being offered by […]

Senate summons Police, secret service chiefs over mace theft

The senate has summoned Ibrhaim Idris, the inspector-general of police; and Lawan Daura, the director-general of the Department of State Services (DSS) over the theft of the senate mace. The mace was stolen on Wednesday by some thugs who invaded the red chambers. It has since been recovered and returned to the national assembly. Speaking […]

House of Reps: Minister Kemi Adeosun right to suspend SEC chief Mounir Gwarzo

The house of representatives says Kemi Adeosun, minister of finance, was right to suspend Mounir Gwarzo, director-general of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The minister suspended Gwarzo in November, a time when SEC was about to conduct a forensic audit on Oando Plc. She had also set up an administrative panel to probe allegations […]

Mace snatching: Senator Omo-Agege desecrated the Senate – Doyin Okupe

A former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Doyin Okupe, has lambasted suspended Senator representing Delta Central Senatorial district, Ovie Omo-Agege, for allegedly sending thugs to invade the upper legislative chamber and carting away the mace. He said the suspended Senator desecrated the Senate by inviting thugs who removed the symbol of authority. Thugs suspected to […]