Nigeria needs selfless, humble leaders , says Kaigama

By Franca Ofili Most Rev Ignatius Kaigama,  Coadjutor Archbishop of Abuja has said that the country needs selfless and humble leaders to address insecurity and poverty. Kaigama said this in Abuja on Sunday during the 2019 SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Nyanya Feast and Cultural Day celebration. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that […]

Mr LA escapes attack as suspected APC thugs besiege Tribunal

…says my life in danger Lawal Adamu Usman (Mr LA), the Peoples Democratic Party senatorial candidate for Kaduna Central in the February 2019 elections narrowly escaped lynching by thugs suspected to have been sent by his opponents on Saturday. Recall that at the last sitting of the Kaduna State Senatorial Elections Petitions Tribunal, Ustaz Yunus […]

Ruga: South East Govs. strike deal with herdsmen

South East Governors have reached an agreement with Miyetti Allah following federal government’s proposal for the establishment of Ruga settlements in some states. The South East Governors Forum said the proposed deal was struck with members of the Miyetti Allah as panecea to achieving lasting peace among farmers and herdsmen. Chairman of the South East […]

Radio Kano loses MD in auto crash

By Aisha Ahmed The Managing Director of Radio Kano, Malam Umar Sai’d Tudun Wada has been reported killed in an auto crash on his way from Abuja to Kano. The Chairman of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) Kano State Council, Malam Abbas Ibrahim confirmed the death in Kano on Sunday. He said the deceased […]

JUST IN: Real Madrid plan cash-plus-player offer for Liverpool’s Sadio Mane

Liverpool’s inspirational striker Sadio Mane celebrates after scoring the opening goal in the 2-0 defeat of Wolves in the Premier League last season. Real Madrid are prepared to make a cash-plus-player swap offer for Liverpool star Sadio Mane. Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane is a big fan of the former Metz striker and was eager […]

Ex president Jonathan, Abdusalami, Emir Sanusi, others for Peace Award

A former President, Goodluck Jonathan. A former President Goodluck Jonathan and former Head of State General Abdulsalami Abubakar have been nominated for the 2019 edition of the National Peace Awards(NPA). Dr Suleiman Adejoh, the President of Messengers of Peace, organisers of the awards, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Sunday. He […]

Kidnapping: Governor Bagudu hails youths on community policing

Breaking News Ex president Jonathan, Abdusalami, Emir Sanusi, others for Peace Award HomeNews Kidnapping: Governor Bagudu hails youths on community policing By Agency report | Published Date Jun 30, 2019 14:44 PM TwitterFacebookWhatsAppTelegram Kebbi State governor, Abubakar Atiku Bagudu Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State has commended youths for complementing the efforts of security agencies through community […]

Group wants Dalung reappointed as sports minister

The Nation Builders, a social reform group has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to reappoint the immediate past Minister of Youths and Sports, Barrister Solomon Dalung into his cabinet.Linda Ohamara, an official of the group, in a statement on Sunday in Abuja, said Dalung creditably acquitted himself as the Minister of Youths and Sports.Ohamara also […]

Miss Football Nigeria launched, targets 80m Nigerians

Miss Football Nigeria, a new beauty pageantry targeted at getting more support for local leagues as against foreign ones has been launched in Nigeria. The pageantry officially called Queen Of Nigeria Football is an initiative by Miss Football Nigeria with focus on beauty, football, entertainment and u=youth empowerment. According to the National Director, Media and […]

Alvarez, U.S. ex-policeman dies of 9/11 related cancer

A retired U.S. police Detective, Lou Alvarez, who gave what remained of his life and even his badge to the cause of ailing September 11 first responders has died. The retired New York Police Detective Alvarez, (NYPD) lost his fight against cancer linked to the 2001 terrorist attacks, his family announced on Saturday. Alvarez stunned members […]