France beat Uruguay to reach World Cup semis

France reached the World Cup semifinals after a relatively straightforward win over Uruguay courtesy of goals from Raphael Varane and Antoine Griezmann. Varane opened the scoring on 40 minutes before Griezmann made it 2-0 just after the hour mark following a dreadful error from Fernando Muslera in the Uruguay goal. Edinson Cavani was only fit […]


Ten thousand public school teachers in Niger State are to benefit from the N2 .1 billion motorcycle loan in order to enhance productivity and provide mobility for those teaching in hard to reach rural areas. The scheme which was approved by the state executive council was announced on Friday by the state Commissioner for Education, […]

Killings: CAN declares 3-day prayers, fasting

The leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has declared July 9 to July 11 as National Day of prayers and fasting programme against the killings across the country. The association also called on all Nigerians, both within and outside the country to take part in the programme. The President, Rev. Samson Ayokunle made […]

Insecurity: Federal government on top of situation – Presidency

Senator Ita Enang, Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), says the Federal Government is doing everything within its powers to tackle insecurity in the country. Enang said this when he hosted students of the Nigerian Law School, Abuja on Friday. While making emphasis with the recent crisis in Plateau, Enang […]

Donald Trump to meet Theresa May, Queen Elizabeth during UK visit

US President Donald Trump will meet British Prime Minister Theresa May and Queen Elizabeth II on a long-delayed trip to Britain next week that will also take him to Winston Churchill’s birthplace and Scotland, officials said on Friday. “The prime minister has always said she wants to strike an ambitious trade deal with the US. […]

NSA: Security agencies ready for Ekiti poll

The National Security Adviser (NSA), Maj-Gen. Mohammed Babagana Monguno (rtd), has assured Nigerians that the security agencies are ready to ensure a hitch free gubernatorial election in Ekiti State scheduled for July 14, 2018. The NSA gave the assurance Friday at the quarterly consultative meeting with security agencies held at the Independent National Electoral Commission […]

1,500 Police officers appeal to President Buhari to release 2015 ASP promotion

One thousand, five hundred Police officers across the country who were shortlisted for Assistant Superintendent (ASP) promotion have called on President Muhammadu Buhari to direct police authourities to release their promotion. The officers were said to have been promoted based on their educational qualification in 2015. It was learnt that the police authourities in a […]

Gwamnan Jigawa Ya Amince A Kashe Naira Bilyan 2 Domin Gina Asibitin Kwararru A Kazaure

  Daga Engr Magaji Abdullahi Mallammadori Majalisar Zartawa Ta Jihar Jigawa, Karkashin Jagorancin Gwamna Muhammad Badaru Abubakar, Ta Amince A Kashe Zunzurutun Kudi Har Naira Biliyan Biyu, Domin Gina Sabon Asibitin Kwararru A Karamar Hukumar Kazaure. Kwamishinan Watsa Labarai Na Jihar Jigawa Alh Bala Ibrahim Mamsa, Ne Ya Bayyana Haka Ga Manema Labarai Jim Kadan […]

Reps pass Bill for companies to adopt Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

The House of Representatives on Thursday gave nod for an amendment to the Financial Reporting Council Act 2011 in a bill seeking to amongst other things compel companies to adopt Corporate Social Responsibilities CDR in their individual corporate policies. To this effect, a Bill entitled ‘a Bill for an Act to Amend the Financial Reporting […]

Buhari Ya Yi Ta’aziyyar Rasuwar Adamu Ciroma

Shugaba Muhammad Buhari ya mika ta’aziyyarsa ga iyalan Tsohon Shugaban Babbab Bankin Nijeriya, Malam Adamu Ciroma wanda Allah Ya yi masa rasuwa a jiya Alhamis. Buhari ya bayyana cewa matsayinsa na jigon siyasa,wanda ya riki mukaman ministan, ba za a manta da marigayin ba bisa sa dauka da rayuwarsa wajen ci gaban kasar nan inda […]