Nasarawa gets new NYSC coordinator

By Olukayode Babalola The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has appointed Mrs Ramatu Sanda as its new coordinator in Nasarawa State. Mr Jacob Unogwu, Acting Head, Press and Public Relations Unit of NYSC, made this known in a statement on Friday in Lafia. According to Unogwu, the new coordinator, Sanda, takes over from Mrs Zainab […]

I’m still in race for Deputy Senate president says Gaya

By Cecilia Ijuo Sen. Kabiru Gaya(APC-Kano), says he is still in the race for the Deputy President of the Senate. Gaya, who made this known while briefing newsmen on Friday in Abuja, said though the All Progressives Congress(APC) had not made its position known on who to endorse for the position, he was optimistic to […]

Police arrest 90 suspected criminals in Kano

By Tukur Muntari The Kano State Police Command said it arrested 90 suspected criminals in Kano metropolis within the last one week. The Commissioner of Police, Mr Ahmed Iliyasu, made the disclosure while showing the suspects to newsmen at the Bompai Police Headquarters in Kano on Friday. He said that the suspects were apprehended during […]


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BREAKING: EFCC withdraws from Goje’s ‘N25bn fraud’ case

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has withdrawn from N25 billion fraud filed against Danjuma Goje, former governor of state, according to NAN. The case, which has been on for close to eight years, has been handed over to the office of the attorney-general of the federation. Babatunde Quadiri of federal high court II, Jos, […]

Colleagues strangle FRSC officer to death

An official of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) was on Thursday night allegedly strangled to death by two of his colleagues in Onitsha, Anambra state. The deceased, identified as Emeka Ojei, a Senior Road Marshal Assistant, was reportedly killed for attempting to expose certain corrupt practices against one of his assailants in the office. […]

Police bust kidnapping, armed robbery syndicate in Kano

Kano State Police Command on Friday paraded over 100 suspects involved in various criminal activities ranging from kidnapping, murder, armed robbery, possession of hard drugs and manufacturing of local weapons. Briefing reporters at the Bompai police headquarters, Commissioner of Police, Mr. Ahmed Illyasu, said a syndicate of kidnappers was busted, which led to the arrest […]

“It’s done,” Uba Sani says as Buhari, Elrufai resolve Senate presidency feaud

The All Progressives Congress Senator-elect for Kaduna Central, Malam Uba Sani has applauded the role of Kaduna state Governor Nasir Elrufai in settling the feaud for the presidency of the Ninth Senate. Sani described Elrufai’s concerted patriotic efforts were that finally persuaded Senator Danjuma Goje to step down his ambition for the Senate Presidency in […]


By: Muhammad Muhammad Durba in Northern Nigeria had its roots during the time of Uthman Danfodio conquest of the Hausa Bakwai and Banza Bakwai (seven Hausa States and Non Hausa States), the durba celebration at that time is staged to welcome the new rulers of the conquered domain and also to showcase a new constituted […]


Your Excellency Sir, Consideration for inclusion of Mal. Shehu Musa Tanko Kontagora into your government. A concerned high profile group NIGER STATE VOICE OF THE YOUTHS (NSVY) wish to duly appeal to his excellency to consider the appointment of Mal. Shehu Musa Tanko into this progressive government. As a matter of concern , we appeal […]