Niger State appoint female as Head of Service… First in the history

First in history, Hajiya Salamatu T. Abubakar as the new Head of Service of Niger State. she is very nice, decent, calm and intelligent, According to what I heard about her she is nice and kind, Dedicated to her work, What a wonderful and well deserved appointment May Allah guide and protect her and the […]

Just In: Okorocha sworn in as Senator

Immediate past Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha has been sworn in as Senator representing Imo West Senatorial District. Clerk to the Senate, Nelson Ayewoh, conducted the swearing-in after which Okorocha signed necessary documents. The former governor was not among those that took oath of office on Tuesday when the senate was inaugurated. The Independent […]

Court hears firearm license revocation suit against FG Sept. 30

By Sylvester Thompson Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of the Federal High Court Abuja, on Thursday fixed Sept 30 for hearing in an application restraining the presidency from revoking firearm licences of Nigerians. The motion for the interlocutory injunction was filed by the Board of Incorporated Trustees of Malcolm Foundation. NAN reports that on May 22, President […]

Renaming stadium after MKO Abiola long over due — Sports Director

By Ijeoma Okigbo The Kwara Director of Sports, Tunde Kazeem, on Thursday said the decision by President Muhammadu Buhari to rename Abuja National Stadium as Moshood Abiola National Stadium, was long over due. Kazeem, who was reacting to the development which took place as the country marked June 12 Democracy Day, told the News Agency […]

Democracy Day: We must speak up for Nigeria like Abiola – Ogidi

By EricJames Ochigbo. The National Vice Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) South South, Mr Emmanuel Ogidi on Wednesday called on all Nigerians to emulate Moshood Abiola and speak up for a better Nigeria. The PDP zonal chairman told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja, that time had come for all to speak out […]

Why Buhari restated Nigeria’s support for Sahrawi Republic

By Ismaila Chafe President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Abuja restated Nigeria’s support for the people of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) and her quest for self-determination and independence. At an audience granted the President of SADR, Brahim Ghali at the State House, the Nigerian leader stressed that the country’s position is in line […]

REVEALED: Nigeria’s oil revenue hit N85trn in 5 years

Nigeria made about N85 trillion ($236.2 billion) from oil between 2014 and 2018, the 54th edition of Annual Statistical Bulletin by the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), has revealed. The revenue earned in the five-year period is almost 10 times the 2019 budget of N8.91 trillion signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari in May. […]

NIGER STATE GOVERNOR APPOINTS SSG, COS and HOS

PRESS RELEASE 13th June, 2019 The Governor of Niger State, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has approved the appointment of Alhaji Ahmed Ibrahim Matane as the new Secretary to the Government of Niger State. A statement issued by Musa Rogo Ibrahim, Permanent Secretary, Special Duties over seeing General Services also disclosed that the Governor has approved […]

Youths chip into Elrufai/Shehu Sani face-off, carpet former Senator

The ongoing online crossfire between Kaduna state Governor Nasir El-Rufai and former Senator Shehu Sani has attracted the attention of a group of Kaduna youths which describes Shehu Sani as a frustrated failed politician. The Kaduna Vanguard for Good Governance which chipped into the face-off Wednesday, said Shehu Sani is an uncultured opportunist who lacks […]

Buhari, Tinubu will soon taste el-Rufai’s venom, says Shehu Sani

Former lawmaker, Senator Shehu Sani, has described the Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el-Rufai, as a hypocrite, adding that President Muhammadu Buhari will soon taste the poisonous venom of el-Rufai. Sani said this in a Facebook post while responding to el-Rufai’s comments online. El-Rufai had posted photos of Sani and former lawmaker, Senator Suleiman Hunkuyi, mocking […]