36 years after ‘Ghana Must Go’ revolution, Ghana deports 723 Nigerians

  By Omotilewa Quadri  The authorities in Ghana have deported no fewer than 723 Nigerians, according to officials.  This is coming 36 years after Nigeria deported more than one million Ghanaians when an executive order was issued by the administration of former President Shehu Shagari for immigrants without proper documents to leave the country or […]

INSECURITY: GOV SANI-BELLO VISITS IDPS CAMPS IN KAGARA, PANDOGARI … ASSURES AFFECTED COMMUNITIES OF SAFETY, VOTING RIGHTS

Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello has visited Internally displaced Persons, IDPs in Kagara and Pandogari Camps in Rafi Local Government area of the state and assured them of the administration’s determination to provide adequate security as well as ensure that they exercise their fundamental rights to participate in the 2019 general elections. Armed bandits […]

NAN MD wants journalists’ retirement age extended to 70

NAN MD wants journalists’ retirement age extended to 70 By Okeoghene Akubuike Mr Bayo Onanuga, Managing Director, News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), has called for the extension of retirement age for journalists in the public service from 60 years to 70 years. Onanuga made this call in Abuja on Wednesday while speaking at the retirement […]

Absence of counsel stalls Dokpesi’s N2.1b money laundering trial

The trial of the Founder of DAAR Communications Plc., Raymond Dokpesi, was on Wednesday stalled at the Federal High Court, Abuja, due to absence of his counsel, Chief Kanu Agabi (SAN). Dokpesi was to begin his defence in a N2.1 billion money laundering charge preferred against him by the Federal Government. Prosecution counsel, Mr Rotimi […]

The 11 ward coordinators of the outgoing Senator of Niger East

Senatorial District David Umar in Chanchaga Local Government have part ways with him and endorse the candidature of the incoming Senator of Niger East Senatorial District by God’s grace Alhaji Muhammad Sani Musa 3 1 3. They were received by his campaign DG Alhaji Nma Kolo. #NewVision #NewDirection “ZoneB” is going higher.

An kashe fiye da mutum 130 a Kajuru – El-Rufai

Gwamnan jihar Kaduna Nasir El-Rufai ya ce adadin mutanen da aka kashe a wasu hare-hare da aka kai kan rugagen Fulani a karamar hukumar Kajuru ya haura mutum 130 yanzu. A makon jiya gwamnan ya ce an kashe mutane 66 ne a wajen inda wasu mutane ke ganin ya zuzuta alkaluman ne. Sai dai da […]

NAF arrest 10 armed bandits in Kaduna

The 453 Base Service Group, Nigerian Air Force, Kaduna, on Tuesday said it arrested 10 suspected thugs and bandits and recovered 57 livestock.The Commander of the Base Service Group, Air Comdr Idi Sani made the disclosure at a press briefing in Kaduna. Sani said the Defence Headquarters directed the Armed Forces to carry out Operation “Safe Conduct” […]

Abdusalami, Bishop Kukah tell Nigerians what to do ahead of Sat. poll

The National Peace Committee (NPC) has called on Nigerians to put the disappointment of the postponement of the general elections behind them. This was contained in a statement jointly signed by its Chairman, former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar (rtd), and Convener, Bishop Mathew Kukah. “We understand your right to feel disappointed by INEC. However, we […]