2019: Ex NYCN president Garba joins House of Reps race

Former President, National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Comrade Murtala Garba (R), receiving his Expression of Interest and Nomination Form for Tatun, Donga,Ussa and Yangtu Federal Constituency from the Special Assistant to the National Vice Chairman North-East, APC, Mr Ahmed Gaidan, at the party Secretariat in Abuja. /Hogan Bassey/NAN Comrade Murtala Garba, the immediate past […]

Crushing defeat awaits ‘Paperweight Dogara’ in Reps election: APC

Dogara a political paperweight, says APC The All Progressives Congress appears not to be losing sleep over the reported defection of Speaker Yakubu Dogara from its fold to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, where he came from. On the contrary, the APC, which dismissed Dogara, as a ‘political paperweight’ said a “crushing and humiliating defeat”, […]

Flood kills 9, destroys over 200 houses in Gombe

Flooded area By Hajara Leman Nine people lost their lives while over 200 houses were destroyed and numerous farm lands washed out by flood in Gombe between May and August, an official has said. Mrs Lamis Benjamin, Deputy Director, Rescue and Rehabilitation, Gombe State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), disclosed this to newsmen in Gombe on […]

Ekiti Assembly approves N10b budget, APC members cry fraud

Gov. Ayo Fayose with the Speaker Ekiti Assembly  Mr Kola Oluwawole. N10b supplementary budget approved By Bolanle Lawal The Ekiti House of Assembly has approved the N10 billion supplementary budget sent to it by Gov. Ayo Fayose, despite concerns by the governor-elect Kayode Fayemi. The News Agency of  Nigeria (NAN) reports that the budget was […]

EFCC TO INVESTIGATE CAMPAIGN FUNDING – MAGU

The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has hinted on the Commission’s plan to beam its searchlight on the source of funding of election by political parties ahead of the 2019 general elections. “As the perversion of electoral process and bad leadership fabricated gross financial abuse and encouraged bad […]

Boko Haram ta kai wa sojojin Najeriya hari

Hakkin mallakar hotoNIGERIAN ARMYImage captionWannan ne karo na biyu da Boko Haram suka kai wa sojojin Najeriya a kasa da mako guda. Rundunar sojan Najeriya ta ce dakarunta na fafata wa da mayakan Boko Haram da suka kai musu hari a garin Damasak da ke jihar Borno a arewa maso gabashin Najeriya. ADVERTISEMENT Wata sanarwa […]

An yi jana’izar mutum 11 da ‘yan bindiga suka kashe a Zamfara

Hakkin mallakar hotoNURA GARSOImage captionGwarwakin wadanda aka kashe a garin Badarawa da safiyar yau Alhamis Mutum 11 da ‘yan bindiga suka kashe, mutum 23 kuma suka jikkata a harin da suka kai masu lokacin da suke kallon talabijin cikin dare. Rundunar ‘yan sandan jihar Zamfara ta tabbatar da kisan mutane shida a kauyen Badarawa a […]

Me ya sa aka rufe filin jirgin saman Abuja?

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGESImage captionMinsitan Sufirin jiragen sama, Hadi Sirika Hukumar kula da filayen jiragen saman Najeriya (FAAN) ta ce an bude filin jirgin sama na Nnamdi Azikiwe da ke Abuja, bayan rufe shi da aka yi na wasu sa’o’i sakamakon wani hatsari. A wata sanarwar da ta fitar a shafinta na Twitter, hukumar ta […]

‘Yan bindiga sun kashe mutum 11 a Badarawa a jihar Zamfara

Hakkin mallakar hotoNURA GARSOImage captionGwarwakin wadanda aka kashe a garin Badarawa da safiyar yau Alhamis Rundunar ‘yan sandan jihar Zamfara ta tabbatar da kisan mutane shida a kauyen Badarawa a yankin karamar hukumar Shinkafi a jihar. Kakakin ‘yan sandan jihar ta Zamfara, Mohammed Shehu ya fada wa BBC cewa, wasu mutum 10 kuma sun ji […]