PDP not our match in Edo, says APC chieftain

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo, Mr Bagudu Suleiman has said that the party is not under threat from any opposition political party particularly the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)in Edo, ahead of the 2019 general election. Bagudu, the Etsako Central Local Government Chairman of the party, said this in an interview […]

Corruption: Buhari orders Pinnick’s prosecution, CAF seat threatened

There are palpable fears in the country’s football family following President Muhammadu Buhari’s directive for the prosecution of Amaju Pinnick, President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), over a litany of corruption allegations levelled against him. The allegations which also involved funds embezzlement are in billions of naira. Pinnick would eventually lose his CAF Vice […]

ASUU Strike: Disregard resumption notice, LASU tells students

The Lagos State University (LASU) has urged its students to disregard any notice directing them to resume for lectures amidst the ongoing strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). Spokesman of the university, Mr Ademola Adekoya told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that the information was a lie and handwork […]

Sultan urges Muslims to search for new moon of Jimada Ula

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, on Saturday, urged Muslims to start looking for the new moon of Jimada Ula 1440AH. Abubakar made the call in a statement signed by Prof. Sambo Junaidu, the Chairman, Advisory Committee on Religious Affairs, Sultanate Council, Sokoto. “This is to inform the Muslim Ummah that on Jan. […]

GOVERNOR SANI-BELLO CONDOLES SHEIKH AHMED LEMU OVER DEATH OF HIS WIFE

… SAYS SHE WAS AN ADVOCATE OF GIRL-CHILD EDUCATION Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello commiserated with foremost Islamic Scholar, Sheikh Ahmed Lemu over the death of his wife, Hajiya Aisha Bridget Lemu. In a condolence message issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Malam Jibrin Baba Ndace, the Governor expressed shock over the death of […]

Presidency didn’t give us money -NANS

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has faulted the accusations that it received N150 million from presidency, saying that President Muhammadu Buhari was not the type that offers bribe. The leadership of NANS distanced itself from the purported allegations by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). The students said Buhari, a known person […]