Sen. Abbo: Group urges senate to trade with caution

By Emmanuel Afonne A Civil Society Organisation, Civil Society Network for Good Governance, has urged the Nigeria Senate to be cautious and circumspect in handling the allegation of assault levelled against Sen. Elisha Abbo. The group in a statement issued in Abuja on Wednesday by its National Secretary, Mr Suleiman Musa, stated that the appeal […]

Breaking: Nigeria book semi-finals ticket at 2019 AFCON

Nigeria’s Super Eagles have progressed to the semi-final of the ongoing Africa Nations Cup (AFCON) in Egypt with 2-1 defeat of South Africa’s Bafana Bafana. Samuel Chukwueze opened scoring for Nigeria on 27th minute. Chukwueze was in the right place at the right time to get to the rebound inside the box and gleefully rifled […]

Edo political crisis self-inflicted – APC chieftain

By Deborah Coker A stalwart of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo, Mr Peter Esele, has decried the political crisis rocking the state chapter of the party, describing it as self- inflicted. Esele made the assertion in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Benin on Wednesday. The APC governorship aspirant […]

Peace Corps, a critical security need – Gombe Gov.

Gombe state governor, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya, has said the Peace Corps organization should be allowed to assist the existing agencies in restoring peace and security in Nigeria. Governor Inuwa said the state of Nigeria’s security calls for all hands to be on deck, especially in the areas of intelligence gathering and neighbourhood watch, adding […]

Rape: Senate directs law review for stiffer penalties

By Kingsley Okoye The Senate on Tuesday passed some resolutions to review relevant laws that will provide for stiffer sanctions for perpetrators of rape in the country. The decision of the senate followed a motion of urgent public importance, sponsored by Sen. Rose Oko (PDP-Cross River North), titled “Rising incidence of rape of minors”. The […]

Man hacks father to death to save marriage

A 25-year-old Zimbabwean man Lonias Jojo has allegedly axed his 72-year-old father and dumped the body in a disused mine shaft to save his marriage which his dead father was against. Jojo allegedly hatched a plan to kill his father, Luke Robert Jojo with his 18-year-old wife, Brenda Dube of Village 4 Greenspan, Chief Bvute […]

DUTSEN KURA WATER BOOSTER STATION INSTALLATION COMPLETED.

The installation of ten million litres capacity RESERVOIR, with valves and new pumps, afixed with brand new standby power generator, has been completed and will soon be put to full use to serve Dutsen Kura community and environs. The installation, currently undergoing minor final fixing and replacement of broken distribution pipes, will start benefiting some […]

SOYBEANS GROWERS’ APEX BODY NIGER STATE CHAPTER

Introduction COMMUNIQUÉ ISSUED AT THE END OF A ONE DAY EMERGENCY MEETING OF SOYA BEANS GROWERS APEX BODY NIGER STATE CHAPTER HELD ON TUESDAY, 9TH OF JULY2019 AT AYEAID CONFERENCE HALL BOSSO MINNA. The stakeholders emergency meeting which was presided by the president soya beans growers apex body Niger State chapter mallam Musa Salihu Bawa […]