You must stop killing of innocent citizens –U.S. tells FG

The United States Ambassador in Nigeria, Mr Dtyart Symington, yesterday, condemned the massacre of about a 86 persons in Plateau State, declaring that Nigerian leaders and citizens have the powers to stop these killings if they acted with a unity of purpose. Symington, who stated this at a ceremony to celebrate the 242 Independence Anniversary […]

2019: ECOWAS to invest $200m in solar to boost electricity

Solar Panels for electricity generation: ECOWAS to invest $200 million to boost electricity in Africa. By Temitope Ponle ECOWAS is set to enhance sustainable electricity access through solar in 19 countries in West Africa and the Sahel region to promote development in the region. This is the outcome of a meeting of stakeholders from the […]

Sad Saraki visits Plateau, charges Nigerians on peace building

President of the Senate Dr Bukola Saraki with Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau By Ifeanyi Nwoko. The President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki on Wednesday visited Plateau state to commensurate with the government and people of the state over the wanton massacre of over 86 people in some communities on Saturday. Saraki who had […]

Military parades killers in Plateau

Military armoured tanks By Polycarp Auta Three suspects in the connection with the weekend’s killings in 11 villages in Plateau have been arrested and paraded by the military alongside with their weapons. Two of the suspects are herdsmen and one Berom– one of the minority ethnic groups in Plateau — currently at odds with Fulani […]

Nasarawa Poly graduates 23,000 to be ‘self reliant’ – AG Rector

Registrar, Federal Polytechnic, Nasarawa, (Centre), Alhaji Alhassan Ahmed, with Hajiya Fati Sabo, Acting Rector, (left) and Director of Works, Malam Usman Jibrin (Right) addressing newsmen on Thursday. By Salisu Sani-Idris Alhaji Abdullahi Alhassan, acting Rector, Federal Polytechnic Nasarawa, Nasarawa State, on Wednesday said the institution was giving priority attention to training of its students to […]

UEFA bans AC Milan for 2 seasons

AC Milan players with their coach Gattuso : banned from UEFA competitions for 2 seasons UEFA has handed AC Milan  a two-year ban from European competitions following a breach of FFP rules. The Italian giants finished sixth in Serie A last season to secure their spot in next season’s Europa League. But they will not […]

FGN VS. GOV. ALIYU: DUE PROCESS CERT. SHOWS PROCESS IS FOLLOWED- NIGER AUDITOR GENERAL

The auditor general of Niger state, Alhaji Muhammadu Ndawuya has said that contracts with due process certificates have satisfy due process. Speaking as a witness in the Suit between FGN VS Governor Mu’azu Babangida Aliyu and Alhaji Umar Nasko, at a Minna federal High court, Alhaji Muhammadu Ndawuya who is also the Auditor general of […]

Niger Speaker: Why local government autonomy bill didn’t scale through

Facts have emerged as to why the local government autonomy amendment bill did not scale through at the state houses of assembly and the National assembly. The Speaker of the Niger State House of Assembly, Alhaji Ahmed Marafa Guni, made the facts known in Minna on Tuesday in a chat with newsmen. Guni said three […]

Najeriya: An kashe ‘mutum 300’ a rikicin kabilanci a Ebonyi

Image captionMutane sun fice daga garin, ba kowa a gidaje da kasuwa da makarantu da wuraren ibada Fiye da mutum 300 aka kashe yayin da wasu dama suka salwanta a rikici tsakanin wasu kabilun jihar Ebonyi da Cross River a kudancin Najeriya. Rikicin na baya-bayan nan wanda ya barke a ranar Alhamis da ta gabata, […]

Kalli hotunan zanga-zangar da Kiristoci suka yi a Jos

Image captionMasu zanga-zangar suna neman gwamnati ta dauki mataki game da hare-haren da aka kai kauyukan jihar Daruruwan Kiristoci sun yi zanga-zanga a birnin Jos na jihar Filato ,domin nuna rashin jin dadinsu game da kashe-kashen da aka yi a wadansu kauyukan jihar. Masu zanga-zanga da suka sanya bakaken tufafi sun bazu a titunan birnin […]