Step aside if you can’t stop insecurity, SDP tells Buhari

The Social Democratic Party (SDP) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to take urgent steps to arrest what it called the ravaging insecurity in the country. The party’s National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Alfa Mohammed, in a statement issued in Abuja on Wednesday said Buhari should consider stepping aside if he couldn’t take the steps for the […]

Kaduna crisis eroding people’s confidence in government, NSCIA warns

The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), under the leadership of its President-General and Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa‘ad Abubakar, has expressed sadness over the current crisis in Kaduna State, saying the perennial conflicts is eroding people’s confidence in the government. The Deputy Secretary-General of the council, Prof. Salisu Shehu, said on Wednesday […]

Buhari sends NHIS ES on administrative leave

Prof. Usman Yusuf, NHIS Executive Secretary sent on Administrative leave by President Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari has intervened in the on-going crisis in the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) over the suspension of the Executive Secretary Prof. Usman Yusuf by the Governing Council of the Scheme. The ES who had refused to go on the […]

Tony Elumelu bags North East Entrepreneurship Leadership Award

Tony Elumelu An online newspaper, Yerwa Express News, has recognised Tony Elumelu, founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation, for creating business opportunities and encouraging entrepreneurship for the youths in the Northeast. Mr Elumelu, a Nigerian economist, entrepreneur and philanthropist, is also the chairman of Heirs Holdings, the United Bank for Africa and Transcorp. In a […]

APC Weeps Over Loss Of Kano As Court Sets To Impeach Ganduje

Another shocking video has emerged showing the Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, in black Kaftan, collecting bribe in wads of dollars from a contractor. The video which has sparked outrage on social media has got many calling for the impeachment of the Governor . Second batch of ‘bribe’ videos surfaces, as Ganduje sues publisher Recall that two […]

BREAKING: Tinubu arrives Aso Rock to meet Buhari

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, has just arrived the Presidential Villa, Abuja for a scheduled meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari. Tinubu, clutching a book, arrived at about 4pm. The party chief arrived the Presidential Villa alone. The agenda of the meeting was not clear as of the time of filing […]

Babban na hannun-daman Kwankwaso, Farfesa Hafiz, ya fita daga PDP

Tsohon mataimakin gwamnan Kano Farfesa Hafiz Abubakar ya fice daga jam’iyyar PDP mai hamayya a jihar. Farfesa Abubakar babban na hannun-daman tsohon gwamnan jihar Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso ne. Wasu majiyoyi sun shaida wa BBC cewa ranar Laraba zai bayyana dalilansa na ficewa daga jam’iyyar. Sai dai a wata wasika da ya aike wa shugaban jam’iyyar […]

Atiku vs Buhari: North undecided yet, Arewa youths insist

As permutations continue for the coming major contest for the presidency between incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari and Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the North, a major swing region, says it is yet to take a definite stand on either of the two. The revelation was made by Malam Abdul-Azeez Suleiman, leader of the Northern Emancipation Network, a […]

Kaduna night time curfew now 10pm – 5am

The Kaduna State Government has relaxed the night-time curfew in Kaduna metropolis and environs. Samuel Aruwan, who is the Senior Special Assistant to the Govenor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State, said residents are free to move and pursue legitimate activities between 10pm and 5am. He said the decision was arrived at after a meeting of […]