By muahammad muhammad Minna Emirate comprises of five Local Governments namely Paikoro, Bosso, Chanchaga, Munya and Shiroro which the Emir of Minna, His Royal Highness, Alhaji Umar Faruq Bahago exert his authority upon those subjects resident within the five councils. The 2019 Eid Fitr was celebrated after the sighting of moon in Saudi Arabia and […]

Femi Gbajabiamila vows to sue CUPP for defamation

By EricJames Ochigbo The Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila (APC-Lagos) has threatened to sue the Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP), for defamation of character. The Director General of the the Femi Gbajabiamila /Ahmed Wase Campaign Organisation, Rep. Abdulmumin Jibrin (APC-Kano) made this known at a world press conference in […]

NDDC to complete power projects in Ikwere, others

By Desmond Ejibas The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) says it will soon complete ongoing pilot power projects built for communities in Rivers. The commission listed Ubima community and several other unnamed communities in Ikwerre Local Government Area (LGA) as communities to benefit from the power project. NDDC’s Managing Director, Prof. Nelson Brambaifa, disclosed this […]

Gov. Bello reveals plans for Nigerian youth

The executive governor of Kogi state, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has expressed his commitment to advancing the cause of Nigerian youth whenever he is called upon.The governor gave the assurance on Tuesday, when the newly elected President of National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Comrade Al-Mustapha Asuku Abdullahi, alongside his executive members and Kogi state chapter […]

Police discover shrine, recover over 20 persons kept for ritual in Oyo

No fewer than 20 persons were evacuated from a shrine allegedly used as a den for ritualists at Agungun area of Ibadan city by the Oyo State Police Command. The discovery which attracted scores of residents of the area was made by officers of the Agungun Police station, Ibadan following intelligence report. The inmates, many […]

Aisha Buhari doesn’t stand alone

What is wrong with these septuagenarians that have kept recurring like bad decimals on the Nigerian political scene. I have in mind President Muhammadu Buhari and his predecessor Olusegun Obasanjo. Both of them represent a large proportion of our history of political leadership. They have made mockery of the kitchen and bedroom role of women […]

Former UEFA President Lennart Johansson dies aged 89

Lennart Johansson, a Swede who presided over European soccer for 17 years as its Champions League turned into a global commercial juggernaut, has died after a short illness aged 89, Sweden’s Football Association said on Wednesday. Johansson, president of European football association UEFA from 1990 to 2007, was a driving force behind the formation of […]

Speakership: I regret letting Gbajabiamila down in 2015 – Rep Jibrin

A member of the House of Representative and Director-General of Gbajabiamila/Wase Speakership Campaign Council, Abdulmumin Jibrin (APC, Kano), has declared that he “regrets letting down” the House Leader in his ill-fated speakership bid in 2015. Jibrin, who stated this at a world press conference held by the council in Abuja on Wednesday, added that he […]