AIG Taiwo Lakanu becomes Police Force Secretary

AIG Taiwo Lakanu: becomes Force secretary AIG Frederick Taiwo Lakanu has been appointed Force Secretary and member of the Nigerian Police Force management team. The appointment, which takes immediate effect, was announced today by the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim K. Idris. Lakanu replaced AIG Abdul Bube, who retired from the Force on 31st December, 2018 […]

Saraki, scaremongering, alleges APC wants to annex Kwara to South West

Bukola Saraki adopts scare mongering tactics in Kwara campaign By Abiodun Esan Senate President Bukola Saraki flagged off the Peoples Democratic Party campaign in Kwara on a note of scare-mongering, alleging a plan by the All Progressives Congress to ‘annex the state to the South West. The former governor and two term senator said the […]

Work on 2nd Niger bridge excites Obiano

Second Niger Bridge By Francis Onyeukwu Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra inspected the construction work on the second Niger Bridge and expressed satisfaction with the standard and pace of work. The governor, who was visibly happy with the extent of work done so far, said he was confident that the Federal Government under President Muhammadu […]

State breakdown of total registered voters across Nigeria

INEC Chairman Mahmood Yakubu will supervise Nigeria’s election in 2019 (Punch) Here is the breakdown of total number of registered voters across Nigeria’s 36 States and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) of Abuja, according to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). S/N STATES NO OF VOTERS 1 Abia 1,932,892 2 Adamawa 1,973,083 3 Akwa Ibom 2,119,727 […]


Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello  on Tuesday reassured the State Chapter of organised labour of his readiness to pay the new minimum wage, just as he pledged that welfare of the state workforce remain his major priority. Governor Sani-Bello gave the assurance in Minna, the state capital, when he received the State chapter of […]


Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello on Tuesday received members of the organised labour led by Chairman, Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC, Niger State Chapter, Comrade Idris Ndako in Government House Minna. Gov Sani-Bello received the organised labour In company of Secretary to State Government, SSG, Hon Ibrahim Isa Ladan, Head of Service, Alhaji Yabagi Sule, […]

World Bank President Jim Yong Kim Announces Resignation

World Bank President Jim Yong Kim announced Monday he would step down next month, more than three years before his current term was due to expire. The decision ends Kim’s six-year tenure and may give US President Donald decisive influence over the future leadership of the global development lender. “It has been a great honor […]

PDP goes to America without Atiku

Atiku Abubakar : dodges America Without the company of Atiku Abubakar, its presidential candidate, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP will next week in Washington, DC, advertise its programme and share insights on the future of US- Nigeria relations. Taking the centre-stage instead is Atiku’s running mate, Peter Gregory Obi, according to an online report. Mr. […]

Arsenal face Manchester United in FA Cup 4th Round, Liverpool ousted

Emirates FA Cup Arsenal will host Manchester United in the English Emirates FA Cup fourth round, according to the draw held Monday night. The Gunners have won the competition a record 13 times, while United are 12-time winners. Premier League champions Manchester City are at home to Burnley, while Tottenham face a tough trip to […]

Weah joins Celtic on loan

Timothy Weah joins Celtic from PSG Paris Saint-Germain’s 18-year-old United States forward Timothy Weah has joined Scottish champions Celtic on a six-month loan deal, the Glasgow club announced on Monday. Weah, the son of former AS Monaco and AC Milan player and current Liberia president George, has scored twice in six games for PSG and […]