I am immensely grateful to the family, friends, and loyal supporters who so generously contributed their time and effort to our campaign during this very long awaiting victory,my big thanks goes to my big brother Hon Alhaji Rabiu nata’ala the first person to call and congratulate me and my sister Hajiya Amina marafa may Allah […]

BREAKING…

The APC National Working Committee (NWC) has granted automatic ticket to some members of the National Assembly Including Senators from Niger State. See Below: ………………………………………………………………………… Press Release: October 4, 2018 APC NWC FIXES NIGER STATE SENATE PRIMARIES FOR OCTOBER 5, CLEARS SENATORS UMAR, ABDULLAHI, MOHAMMED FOR EXERCISE The All Progressives Congress (APC) Senatorial Primaries for […]

APC senatorial primary: Niger East youths protest outcome

APC senatorial primary: Niger East youths protest outcome Youths from across Niger East on Thursday protested the outcome of last Tuesday All Progressives Congress (APC) senatorial primary in the zone. The protesters under the aegis of Coalition of Niger east Youths besieged the residence of Senator David Umaru to register their grievances over what they […]

Out-of-school children increases from 10.5m to 13.2m, says UBEC

Mr Hamid Bobboyi, UBEC Executive Secretary By Funmilayo Adeyemi Mr Hamid Bobboyi, Executive Secretary, Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), has said that the number of out-of-school children increased from 10.5 million to 13.2 million between 2010 and 2015. Bobboiyi made this known in Abuja on Thursday at a Pre-conference briefing on Northern Nigeria Traditional Rulers Conference on […]

Tinubu begs APC members to unite ahead of 2019

Senator Oluremi Tinubu By Lucy Osuizigbo Sen. Oluremi Tinubu,  representing Lagos Central Senatorial District,  on Thursday urged members of All Progressives Congress ( APC) to unite ahead of the 2019 general elections. Tinubu made the call at the Eti-Osa  Ward E, located at Oyinkan Abayomi drive in  Ikoyi area of Lagos where she participated in […]

GOV SANI-BELLO AVERTS CRISIS IN SULEJA OVER ALLEGED ABDUCTION OF LOCAL GOVT CHAIRMAN …HOLDS CLOSE-DOOR MEETING WITH EMIR, AGGRIEVED YOUTHS

The timely arrival of Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello on Thursday brought peace to Maje and Suleja township following an early hour protest by some youth over an alleged disappearance of the Suleja Local Government Chairman, Alhaji Abdullahi Maje. Some aggrieved youths had in the early hours obstructed vehicular movement by blocking the Minna-Suleja […]

GOV SANI-BELLO, OTHER APC GOVERNORS MEET PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI

Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello and other Governors of All Progressive Congress, APC, on Thursday met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa. Other Governors include Chairman Progressive Governors’ Forum, Owelle Rochas Okorocha of Imo state, Gov Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun state, Gov Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo state, Gov Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi […]

Napoli charged by UEFA after win over Liverpool

Napoli have been charged by Uefa for setting off fireworks and blocking stairways during Wednesday’s 1-0 Champions League win against Liverpool. Lorenzo Insigne scored a late winner for the Serie A side in Naples. Paris St-Germain have been charged with setting of fireworks and crowd disturbances following their 6-1 win against Serbian side Red Star […]

Fuel tanker explodes in Akure, many feared dead

An articulated vehicle loaded with fuel has gone up in flames, in Akure, the Ondo State capital.The accident occurred when the petrol tanker, on top speed, tried to avoid colliding with another car. It lost control and immediately exploded when it fell.The accident occurred few meters away from an NNPC filling station on the ever […]

Bianca Ojukwu, others flee as gunmen disrupt APGA primary in Anambra

Gunmen on Wednesday invaded the venue of the Anambra South senatorial primary of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, at the Township Stadium, Ekwulobia, in the Aguata Local Government Area of Anambra State. The gunmen chased away all the delegates and disrupted the primary.According to the source, some senatorial aspirants mobilised the thugs to the […]