The Wife of the Niger State Governor Dr. Amina Abubakar Bello has commenced distribution of emergency tricycle ambulances with delivery kits popularly known as Mama Kits to Primary Health Care Centers in the 25 Local Government Areas of the State. During the flag off of the distribution at Fuka in Munya Local Government Area, she […]

Nursing College Kontagora Niger State Matriculates 149 Students

Commissioner Commends Gov. Sani Bello’s Foresight, Commitment The School of Nursing and Midwifery Kontagora on Thursday, 25th April,2019 matriculated and capped 149 students for the 2019 academic session. In her opening remarks, the provost of the college Hajiya Binta Jibril congratulated the students midwives while urging them to remain committed and passionate towards their primary […]

Gunmen hijack corpse in Rivers, demand N1m ransom

Unidentified gunmen on Friday hijacked a corpse at Ahoada in Ahoada East Local Government Area of Rivers State and demanded a ransom of N1m before it releasing it. Eye witness account had it that the corpse, which was being conveyed home for burial by church members, was hijacked along Ahoada road by bandits, after ordering […]

Amina Abdullahi accuses Hadiza Gabon of hacking her social media accounts

Amina Abdullahi accuses Hadiza Gabon of hacking her social media accounts By Dorcas Daniel | Published Date Apr 27, 2019 18:49 PM TwitterFacebookWhatsAppTelegram Kannywood actress Amina Abdullahi The feud between Kannywood stars, Hadiza Gabon and Amina Abdullahi keeps unveiling with new turns as Amina accused Hadiza of hacking into her accounts. Amina, in a recent […]

BREAKING: Gombe government imposes curfew on Gombe metropolis

The Gombe State Government has imposed curfew on Gombe, the state capital, after an incident involving Christian youth and some youth in the metropolis on Saturday morning. According to a statement issued by the Acting Secretary to the State Government, Mr James Pisagih, Governor Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo had approved the imposition of the curfew in […]

NECO: 75, 635 pupils write entrance exam

The acting Registrar, National Examination Council, NECO, Abubakar Gana has said 75, 635 candidates wrote the National Common Entrance Examination in 457 centres nationwide, including one centre in Port Novo, Benin Republic. Gana, who monitored the exam in Abuja together with education minister, Malam Adamu Adamu, said the results would be released on Wednesday. He […]

Osaka withdraws from Stuttgart semi-final

World number one Naomi Osaka gifted Estonia eighth seed, Anett Kontaveit, a ticket to the final of the Stuttgart WTA tournament when pulled out of the semi-final tie due to an abdominal injury. The 21-year-old Japanese was scheduled to play against Kontaveit on Saturday evening, but announced in the afternoon that she would be unable […]

Nigerian shoots dead Nigerian Elochukwu in South Africa

By Isaac Aregbesola A yet to be identified Nigerian shot dead a fellow Nigerian, Tony Elochukwu on 24 April in broad day at a restaurant in South Africa. Elochukwu was from Nnobi Anambra State. The tragic news was conveyed by the Nigerians Citizens Association in South Africa (NICASA) in a letter sent by its president, […]

Censors Board must review laws to face new realities – Lawyer

Mr Gbolahan Latona, Head of Legal and Prosecution of EFCC, has called for review of the legal framework of  National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB)  to adequately address emerging trends in the digital age. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that he made the call while delivering a lecture at a capacity building workshop […]

West Ham stun Tottenham at new home, throw Top Four open

Mauricio Pochettino admitted his Tottenham stars are suffering from fatigue after they lost for the first time at their new stadium as Michail Antonio fired West Ham to a surprise 1-0 victory on Saturday. Pochettino’s side had won all four matches at their new £1 billion Tottenham Hotspur stadium. But Antonio’s clinical second half strike […]