Tragedy in paradise as Aussie dad dies in Bali

Chris Taylor, his wife Ebony and their two young boys were having the time of their lives in Bali when, in a tragic twist of events, the new dad died suddenly. The Perth family is now desperately trying to bring Mr Taylor home after he died on the island on December 27. Chris, Ebony and […]

‘Yan sandan Masar sun ‘kashe ‘yan ta’adda 40’

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGES Ma’aikatar harkokin cikin gida ta Masar ta ce mutanen na shirin kai wani jerin hare-hare ne akan wuraren yawon bude idanu da majami’ai da sansanonin sojojin kasar. Wannan ya biyo bayan wani harin bam da aka kai ranar Juma’a kan wata motar bas da ke dauke da ‘yan yawon bude idanu […]

Matan da ke son zama gwamna a jihar Kano

Image captionMatan da ke son zama gwamna a Kano A wani mataki da ba a taba ganin irinsa ba, mata da yawa sun fito takarar gwamna a jihar Kano da ke arewacin Najeriya. Jihar dai na daya daga cikin manyan jihohin arewacin Najeriya, kuma jiha ce wacce ta yi kaurin suna wajen tatagurzar siyasa. A […]

Ina farin ciki mun daidaita da Shagari – Buhari

Hakkin mallakar hotoBUHARI Shugaban Najeriya Muhammadu Buhari ya bayyana godiya ga Allah cewa dangantakar da ke tsakaninsa da marigayi Alhaji Shehu Aliyu Shagari tsohon shugaban kasar mai cikakken iko na farko ta gyaru. Ya ce duk da bambancin ra’ayi a kan wasu batutuwa, amma sun yi nasarar gyara alakar da ke tsakaninsu. Muhammadu Buhari ya […]

Shagari Buried in Country Home

Buhari Visits Sokoto Today Flags to Fly At Half Mast For 3 Days 35 Apolitical Years Qualify Shagari As Statesman – NGF   It was a final home coming yesterday for Nigeria’s first executive president, Alhaji Shehu Aliyu Usman Shagari, when his remains arrived his hometown of Shagari in Shagari Local Government Area of Sokoto […]

Introduction To Special Edition, Nigeria in 2019

The year 2018 will come to an end tomorrow and, for Daily Trust’seditors, reporters and contributors who spent all of this year toiling to keep you up to date on breaking stories, features, analyses, photographs and infographs, attention is already turning to the incoming year 2019. 2019 promises to be an interesting year. Right now, public […]

Why 101 reps won’t return to NASS

Why 101 reps won’t return to NASS Approximately 28 per cent of the 360 members of the House of Representatives would not return. Daily Trust on Sunday writes on reasons the federal lawmakers would not go back to the Green Chambers of the National Assembly in 2019. Going by the outcome of primaries  by various […]

‘We can defeat Boko Haram in one month if…’

Troops at cross Kauwa in Kukawa LGA of Borno during Christmas celebration Photos: Olatunji Omirin Troops fighting Boko Haram terrorists in the North-East, under the auspices of Operation Lafiya Dole, expressed mixed feelings as they celebrated Christmas with the Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai, and his Air Force counterpart, Air Marshal Sadique […]

Prospects for a better economy

Workers at an oil rig in the Niger Delta Photo: Getty Images Nigeria being a developing economy with a strong public sector dominance cannot achieve any meaningful, result oriented and prosperity inducing economic growth and development in the absence of a well planned, mutually consultative and people oriented national development planning culture. This is mainly […]