Audit report release: Senator Kwari describes Elrufai as most transparent Kaduna Gov

Senator Suleiman Abdu Kwari representing Zone 1 senatorial District of Kaduna state has described Governor Nasir Elrufai’s administration as the most transparent in the entire history of the state. Making the remark in appreciation of the Kaduna State government’s initiative of publishing the audit reports of its 2018 budget, Senator Kwari said if all state […]

NNPC cautions against disruption in fuel supply

By Edith Ike-Eboh The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation  (NNPC) has cautioned all stakeholders in the downstream petroleum sector to avoid any act that could undermine the seamless supply and distribution of petroleum products in the country. The corporation disclosed this in a statement signed by Mr Ndu Ughamadu, its Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs […]

NIGER STATE INDEPENDENT ELECTORAL COMMISSION.. NOTICE OF ELECTION.

In Accordance to the Local Government Council Election Law 2002 as Amended, Local government Law 2001,as Amended and of all purpose of Local Government Council Elections, Notice is hereby given that Election to the Office of Chairman and Councillorship : Shall Hold on : 31st July, 2019 That approved candidates sponsored by the political parties […]

Niger Tribunal: PDP closes case with only one witness

The Niger state Gubernatorial election petition Tribunal challenging the election of Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello resumed hearing today. Counsel to the petitioners, Barr Mohammed Ndayako informed the tribunal that he was dispensing with the supeoned witnesses since they were not present and that they would proceed to call their witnesses. Their 1st witness Mr Tanko […]

Sani Bello Foundation reaches out to Almajiris for free medical treatments.

The annual medical outreach week of the Sani Bello Foundation started yesterday the 26th of June, 2019 in Kontagora, Niger state. The programme designed essentially to offer succour to needy individuals aimed and attracted at least 100 Almajiris and will be reconnected with their families across communities in all the local governments. They will be […]

Buratai to troops: Tell me your problems

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, yesterday in Maiduguri, Borno State, interacted with troops of Operation Lafiya Dole and asked them to tell him their challenges in the battlefields. Buratai told the troops: “You’re here to bare your minds openly to tell us where you are feeling the pains or shoes pinching […]

Police screening of 210, 150 applicants begins July 1

The Police Service Commission (PSC) yesterday said the screening of shortlisted applicants for recruitment into the constable cadre of the Nigeria Police Force will hold from Monday, July 1, to July 28th, 2019 in the 36 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory. A statement from the spokesperson of the PSC, Ikechukwu Ani […]

INEC most improved institution — Yakubu

The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu has said that the commission is the most improved public service in the country. Speaking yesterday in Abuja during the review of the 2019 election conduct with the second batch of about 387 Election Officers (EOs) from the Southern states of the country, […]

Zakzaky, wife’s health deteriorating, IMN says

Zakzaky, wife’s health deteriorating, IMN says By Abbas Jimoh | Published Date Jun 27, 2019 6:04 AM TwitterFacebookWhatsAppTelegram The Academic Forum of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) has said that the health condition of their leader, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky and wife, Mrs. Zeenah is deteriorating, and urged the government to allow them to travel abroad for […]

ICPC to partner CODE on constituency projects monitoring

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences (ICPC) has said it would partner with the Connected Development (CODE), a Non-Governmental Organisation, to ensure that funds channeled towards constituency projects are appropriately utilized. The ICPC Chairman, Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, who received a CODE delegation, led by its CEO, Mr. Hamzat Lawal, in his office yesterday […]