FEC approves N15.5bn for Bauchi-Kano Road

The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved N15.454 billion for the 58.9 kilometer Magami-Kwajali-Lingi Road connecting Bauchi and Kano. It also approved the Phase II of Abuja-Keffi-Akwanga-Lagos byepass-Makurdi road. The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, disclosed this to State House correspondents after the cabinet meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari. He […]

Ramadan fasting commences tomorrow, Sultan declares

Aregbesola charges Muslims on best practices during Ramadan Ramadan: Why Zakat not working in Nigeria, by Ansar-Ud-Deen U.S. wishes Muslims peaceful, blessed Ramadan Ramadan fasting begins tomorrow – Saudi Arabia Ramadan: JNI cautions against divisive preaching UAE President pardons 935 prisoners ahead of Ramadan Ramadan: Prices of foodstuffs soar in Lagos Sultan Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar […]

Kwankwaso ba zai iya hana Buhari cin kano ba – El-Rufa’i

Hakkin mallakar hotoFACEBOOK KD GOVT HOUSEImage captionNasir El-Rufa’i ya ce Kwankwaso ba zai iya hana Buhari cin Kano a 2019 ba Gwamnan jihar Kaduna Nasir El-Rufai ya ce barazanar ficewar da wasu jigan-jigan jam’iyyar APC ke yi daga jam’iyyar ba zai hana Shugaba Muhammadu Buhari yin nasara ba a zaben 2019. A kwanakin baya ne […]

CAF Confederation Cup: Enyimba fall 0-3 in DR Congo

Enyimba FC lose 0-3 to Cara Brazzaville By Victor Okoye Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) side Enyimba International FC of Aba on Wednesday lost 0-3 to DR Congo clubside Cara Brazzaville in their second 2018 CAF Confederation Cup group game. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the People’s Elephant conceded three goals in […]

Breaking: Police say Saraki’s alarm a ruse, obstruction of justice

President of the Senate Bukola Saraki : Police claim alarm was a ruse The Nigerian Police High Command has promptly debunked the alarm raised by the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, that the police were about to implicate him using ‘‘coerced’ cultists”. The Police said the alarm was a ruse, misleading and amounted to an […]

Katsina empowers 1,000 Physically Challenged Women

Katsina empowers 1,000 Physically Challenged Women By Zubairu Idris Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State, said on Wednesday that the state government has empowered no less than 1,000 physically challenged women as part of efforts to efforts to prevent street begging. Masari made the disclosure in Katsina while distributing empowerment package to the beneficiaries drawn […]

Saraki meets Buhari over alleged plot by IGP to implicate him

President Muhammadu Buhari and President of the Senate Dr Bukola Saraki By Ifeanyi Nwoko The President of the Senate Dr Bukola Saraki is set to meet President Muhammadu Buhari to relay to him an alleged plot by the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris to implicate him (Saraki). The President of the Senate is to […]

Kebbi Govt gets $60m loan for construction of rural roads

Kebbi Governor Bagudu Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi, says on Wednesday the state government has secured a 60 million dollar loan from the World Bank for the construction of 500 rural roads across the state. Bagudu made the disclosure in Birnin Kebbi when he received the Emir of Yauri, Dr Muhammdu Zayyanu, who paid him […]

N14m SURE-P fraud: Trial of ex-Perm. Sec continues June 1

Court By Moji Eniola A Special Offences Court in Ikeja has fixed June 1 for the adoption of final written addresses in the trial of Clement Illoh, ex-Permanent Secretary in the Federal Ministry of Labour and Productivity for alleged N14 million fraud. Illoh is being prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for […]