Honourable Umar Mohammed Nasko: The Making Of A Peoples Governor.

As the campaign train of the Peoples Democratic Party, Niger State, moved round the major streets of Minna today, it was indeed a sight to behold as the people could not hide their happiness and excitement at the Gubernatorial Candidate of the PDP, His Excellency, Honourable Umar Mohammed Nasko, and other members of the train. […]

NCS Tin Can II command generates N3bn revenue in January – Comptroller

Tin Can II Customs Command generates N3bn revenue in January By Aisha Cole The Lilypond Container Terminal Customs Command in Lagos generated N3.03 billion as revenue in January 2019, against N1.90 billion generated in the corresponding period of 2018. The Customs Area Controller, Comptroller Lami Wushishi, made this known in an interview with the News […]

420 Journalists to cover 2019 polls in Kaduna

Journalists on duty By Shuaib Sadiq The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it has accredited 426 Journalists to cover the February 16 and March 2 general elections in Kaduna State. Alhaji Kaugama Abdullahi, INEC’s Resident Commissioner for Kaduna State, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Kaduna. Abdullahi said […]

Elections: Anambra INEC takes delivery of sensitive materials

INEC ballot box The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Anambra says it has taken delivery of all sensitive  materials needed for the smooth conduct of the Feb. 16 Presidential and National elections. Dr Nkwachukwu Orji, the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) made the disclosure while briefing journalists at the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in […]

To A Good Change Realy, We Need to Change our Mentality… Nasko

During illness we seek an exceptional doctor, during construction we seek an exceptional engineer and during war we seek an exceptional general… What makes them exceptional? It is their attitude. Attitude is more powerfulthan skills, academic qualifications, good looks, place of birth, connections,and everything else put together. Whenever we speak well about a man, do […]

NYSC DG warns corps members to avoid breaking electoral law

NYSC members serving as INEC ad-hoc staff By Yakubu Uba The Director General of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Maj. Gen. Suleiman Kazaure, has warned corps members participating as INEC ad-hoc staff in the general election that they would be jailed if they break any electoral law in the course of their assignment. Kazaure gave the […]

Ignore IPOB’s social media propaganda -Army urges public

Lt. General Tukur Buratai, chief of army staff: Army confirms Boko Haram attack on troops position in Metele, Borno state By Stanley Nwanosike The Nigerian Army has condemned circulation of pictures and videos of gory images on social media, saying it is misinformation and propaganda by the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). Acting Director, […]

Buhari greets Lamido of Adamawa

Lamido Adamawa Alhaji Muhammadu Barkindo-Mustafa President Muhammadu Buhari has extended his warmest felicitation to the Lamido of Adamawa, Alhaji Muhammadu Barkindo Aliyu Musdafa, on the joyous occasion of his 75th birthday. “The President rejoices with the family of the foremost traditional ruler, the Adamawa Emirate and the government and people of Adamawa State as the […]

Kolanut splits traditional rulers

Kolanuts By Francis Onyeukwu Crisis has hit the Anambra East Local Government Traditional Rulers Council, following the suspension of a member for alleged violation of kolanut code. Chairman of Anambra East Traditional Rulers Council, Igwe Alex Edozieuno, confirmed that his council recently suspended HRM Igwe Benneth Emeka, of Umueri Community for violation of code on […]