Dankari: An damke matashi da matashiya suna lalata bayna nasi cikin watan Ramadan

Hukumar yan sandan farin hula wato NSCDC, ta alanta damke wasu matasa biyu a garin Maiduguri, jihar Borno kan jima’i a bainar jama’a cikin watan Ramadan mai albarka. Kwamandan hukumar, Abdullahi Ibrahim, ya bayyanawa manema labarai a ranar Juma’a cewa an damke wadannan matasa ne ranar Alhamis, 23 ga wata a unguwar Abbaganaram a Maiduguri. […]

NYSC announces registration date for 2019 Batch B corps members

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has announced the registration date for the 2019 Batch B prospective corp members. The scheme took to its Twitter handle to disclose that the registration process for the batch would commence from Saturday, June 1, 2019, to Wednesday, June 12, 2019. “This is to inform 2019 Batch “B” Prospective […]


Federal and Niger State Governments are to jointly invest N8.6 billion for the continuation and completion of Wushishi/Zungeru Water supply project which has been abandoned over 20 years ago. A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to that effect was signed in Abuja on Thursday by Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello for the state and Engineer […]

Police prosecutor almost jailed for re-arresting Adeleke

By Wandoo Sombo The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Friday, threatened to send Mr Simon Lough, a police prosecutor, to prison for violating an order of the court. Justice Inyang Ekwo, in his ruling, held that It was obligatory on every person to obey orders of the court. “This court stands to commit Mr Lough […]

Obasanjo’s “Fulanisation’’ “Islamisation’’ statement diversionary – UPN

The Unity Party of Nigeria (UPN) has described the statement by former President Olusegun Obasanjo on alleged “Fulanisation’’ and “Islamisation’’ of  Nigeria, as tactic to divert government’s attention from probing his administration’s expenditure on power sector. The party said this in a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Abubakar Sokoto, on Friday in […]

Gov. Bagudu now Progressives Governors’ Forum Chairman

By Emmanuel Mogbede Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi has emerged as the new Chairman of Progressives Governors’ Forum (PGF), an umbrella body of All Progressives Congress (APC) elected governors in the country. According to a statement issued by Alhaji Salihu Lukman, Director General, Progressive Governors Forum, on Friday in Abuja, Bagudu was unanimously elected at […]

The NFIU guidelines on JAC are an aberration

BY ABDULRAZAQUE BARKINDO The Nigeria Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) enforcement and guidelines to reduce crime vulnerabilities created by cash withdrawals from Local Government Funds throughout Nigeria which is to take effect from June 1 is an aberration. It defies logic. It has therefore been rejected by all the 36 governors of the federation at their […]

FULL LIST: The 37 Zamfara APC candidates sacked by supreme court (updated)

Exactly five days to the swearing in of politicians who emerged victorious in the 2019 general election, the supreme court delivered a judgement that shook the All Progressives Congress (APC). In Zamfara, the party had what it considered a clean sweep but on Friday, the highest court in the land awarded the ruling party’s votes […]

Second Term Inauguration: Kaduna Rolls Out Activities For el-Rufai, Deputy

Organising Committee on the Inauguration and Swearing-in of the Second Term of Office of the Governor of Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir el-Rufai, and his deputy, Dr. Hadiza Balarabe has rolled out activities to herald the coming in of a new government in the state. According to the Chairman, of the committee, Jafaru I. Sani, […]

Tragedy as four more pupils drown in Jigawa river

The Jigawa State Command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, has confirmed the death of another four pupils of Nasakar village in Ringim local government area after they drowned in river. The command’s public relations officer, SC. Adamu Shehu, confirmed the incident to DAILY POST in Dutse, disclosing that all the boys […]