30,000 security men deployed at Grand Mosque to manage crowd during Ramadan

«The crowd management will be done according to scientific vision supported by the accumulated field experiences,» Gen. Khaled Qarar Al-Harbe, commander of the Umrah security forces, said. — Courtesy photo Saudi Gazette report MAKKAH — As many as 30,000 security personnel will manage the crowd in the Grand Mosque during Ramadan, local daily Al-Madina reported on […]

Ramadan to begin on Thursday

Saudi Gazette report RIYADH – Thursday, May 17, will be the first day of the fasting month of Ramadan this year, the Saudi Supreme Court has announced. “In the event of not receiving any testimonies about sighting of the Ramadan crescent on Tuesday evening, Ramadan fasting will begin on Thursday,” the royal court said in a […]


President Muhammadu Buhari flanked by Acting Chairman of the EFCC, Mr Ibrahim Magu, Speaker RT. Hon. yakubu Dogara, Former President of South Africa, Mr Thabo Mbeki, Secretary-General of The Commonwealth, Ms Patricia Scotland, during official Commissioning of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) New Head office in Abuja. PHOTO; SUNDAY AGHAEZE. MAY 15 2018.

Look for Ramadan moon Wednesday – Sultan

Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammadu Sa”ad Abubakar. related news Ramadan: NASFAT urges adherence to Islamic tenets Ramadan: Fasting a unique act of worship – cleric The essence of fasting in the month of Ramadan Ramadan crescent to appear on May 16 – NASRDA The Sultan of Sokoto and President General of the Nigerian Supreme Council for […]

Fight Against Crime: IGP commissioned COBWEB intelligence platform *We will link all police command to the platform once funds are available

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has assured the people of Kano state that the recently commissioned COBWEB intelligence platform at the Kano State Police Command will boost the fight against crime detection and its prevention mechanism in the state. Performing the inauguration yesterday in Kano, IGP Idris said the intelligence platform would […]

CBN releases another N1bn SMEs Fund To Niger Govt

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has released N1billion naira Micro Small and Medium Enterprises Development Fund (MSMEDF) to Niger state government. Alhaji Mudi Muhammad, Commissioner for Commerce and Investment, Niger State, who disclosed this at a press briefing in Minna on Monday, said the fund was the second tranche. Muhammad explained that the fund […]

Shiites leader, Zakzaky, wife, arraigned in Kaduna Court + Photo

Leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky and his wife, Zeenat, were on Tuesday, arraigned before the Kaduna State High Court sitting in Kaduna. READ ALSO: IMN rejects murder charges against Zakzaky The Kaduna State Government had brought a fresh 8 count charge against the IMN leader, his wife and two others […]

How Zakzaky was forcefully brought before Kaduna court – Shi’ites

Zakzaky, wife, arraigned in Kaduna Court Shiites leader, Zakzaky, wife, arraigned in Kaduna Court + Photo A leader of the Shiites sect in Kaduna, Mallam Abdulhameed Bello, said Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky was forcefully brought to Kaduna a night before the court sitting. Addressing a press conference in Kaduna on Tuesday, he said members of the […]

SAP trains over 750 Saudis in skills and knowledge development 24 minutes ago

RIYADH — Public, private, and academic partnerships are making high-demand digital skills accessible to Saudi youth and helping the Kingdom fill the 30,000 IT jobs gap which will contribute to achieving Saudi Vision 2030 talent development goals, global technology company SAP announced Monday. “Ground breaking innovative technologies like Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, the Internet of Things, […]

ECA explores future development trends

Economic Cities Authority (ECA) participants in the 2018 Annual International Conference and Exhibition (AICE) organized by the World Free Zones Organization (WFZO) and held in Dubai. — Courtesy photo DUBAI — The Economic Cities Authority (ECA) participated in the 2018 Annual International Conference and Exhibition (AICE) organized by the World Free Zones Organization (WFZO) and held […]