Emir Sanusi II Returns To Hero’s Welcome In Kano After London Trip

A tense atmosphere on Sunday enveloped the northern Nigerian city of Kano, as supporters of Emir Lamido Sanusi trooped to the airport to welcome their beleaguered traditional ruler. Hundreds of Kano residents matched towards the airport on Sunday afternoon in a solidarity demonstration for Mr Sanusi, whose emirate was divided into five by the state […]

The History Of The Nupe People

Nupe people The Nupe people are called different names by various tribes in Nigeria. The Yoruba refer to them as Takpa, the Hausas call them Nufawa (Plural) or Banufe (Singular).The Gbagyi (Gwari / Gbari) refer to them as Anupeyi. The Nupe people refer to themselves as Nupenchizhi(Plural) and Nupenchi (Singular). The Nupe comprises other related ethnic groups or sub-tribes namely; […]


The Niger State Government has been named among the recipients of 2019 African Public Relations Awards, which recognized Superior Achievement in Branding Reputation and Engagement (SABRE). The SABRE awards hosted by the Holmes Report in collaboration with the African Public Relations Association (APRA) celebrate PR campaigns that demonstrate the highest levels of creativity, integrity, and […]

Corruption fight: Buhari-Osinbajo campaign group wants NFIU strengthened

By Emmanuel Afonne The Buhari-Osinbajo campaign group `No Alternative To Buhari-Osinbajo (NATBO 2019)’ has called for the strengthening of the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) as local government councils move towards financial autonomy. National Coordinator of the group, Vincent Uba said in a statement on Sunday that there was need for the federal government to […]

Keyamo mocks PDP as South Africa announces winner of presidential election

Festus Keyamo SAN, has mocked opposition political parties in Nigeria after the results of the South Africa Provincial and National elections were announced by the Independent Electoral Commission yesterday. President Cyril Ramaphosa was announced the winner of the election, and while congratulating him, Keyamo stated that here in Nigeria elections are only free and fair […]

Journalists task FG on direct allocation to local governments

The National President of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Chris Isizugo has urged the Federal Government to totally implement the direct allocation of money meant for local governments to the local councils. Speaking with DAILY POST shortly after the burial of the former Chairman of NUJ, Cross River State Council, Ndoma Akpet in Okoni […]

Saraki reacts as EFCC seizes houses in Ikoyi

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has lambasted the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over the seizure of some of his residential houses in Ikoyi, Lagos. They include: 15a, 15b and 17 on MacDonald road. The seizure followed the announcement of a fresh probe against him by the anti-graft commission. EFCC had explained that it […]

NLC vs Ngige: Buhari breaks silence on face-off over NSITF, states position

President Muhammadu Buhari has finally reacted to the disagreement between the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment and the leadership of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) over the appointment of the Chairman of the board of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF). His position was contained in a statement on Sunday by presidential spokesman, […]