Minister-designate Dada, community apologizes to Niger APC for silence over his defection

From Yakubu Mustapha, Minna. The Niger State minister-designate Amb. Zubairu Dada and his Paikoro local government community has apologized to the Party State Working Committee for their failure to inform the state for his earlier plan to dump the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for the All Progressives Congress.Amb. Dada and his council party Chairman Alhaji […]

NIGER ACTING GOVERNOR SUES FOR RELIGIOUS TOLERANCE, PEACE AMONG CITIZENS *Urges Muslims to imbibe spirit of commitment, loyalty

The Acting Governor of Niger State, Ahmed Mohammed Ketso has sued for tolerance, peace and unity among the citizens irrespective of tribal, religious and political affiliations.Alhaji Ahmed Ketso in his Sallah message enjoined Muslims and non-Muslims alike to  practice their religion in line with the teachings of love, unity, peace, sharing, sacrifice and tolerance to […]

MAL. SALIHU TANKO WAS APPOINTED AS THE CHIEF OF TEGINA IN 1971

Mallam Salihu Tanko was appointed as the 16th Chief ofTegina in1971. On Jan,1st 1982, he was appointed as the second Chief of Kagara with a second-Class status to succeed ALH AHMADU ATTAHIRU who held the position until his death in November,1981. On 1st Nov.1991, Alh Salihu Tanko was promoted to the rank of a First-Class […]

Eid-el-Kabir: Kaduna ram sellers lament low patronage

Ram sellers in Kaduna on Friday expressed dismay over low sales, barely two days to the Eid-el-Kabir festival. Major ram markets including Zango, Bachama road, Rigasa and others within Kaduna metropolis had recorded low patronage amidst availability of many rams. Alhaji Idris Saminaka, a livestock trader at Bachama Road market, said that most of them […]

God has been faithful to Nigeria – Lagos Speaker

Hon Mudashiru Obasa, Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly on Friday said God has been faithful to Nigeria and its citizens over the years, hence the need to pray for the leaders. Obasa, who said this on Friday in his Eid-el-Kabir message, urged Nigerians to close ranks and allow the spirit of self-discipline, […]

2019 Hajj: 2 million Muslims approach Holy site

Around two million Muslims from around the world on Friday began heading to a holy site in Saudi Arabia, marking the start of the annual Hajj pilgrimage, Islam’s largest gathering. The pilgrims, including 1.8 million from outside the monarchy, were being transported by bus to the desert valley of Mina, around seven kilometres from the […]

Lampard says he has faith in Chelsea starlets

Frank Lampard says he will have no fear giving his Chelsea youngsters their chance to make an impact at Stamford Bridge this season. Chelsea’s all-time record goalscorer begins his managerial reign at the club on Sunday away to Manchester United in the English Premier League (EPL). It would be no surprise if his team includes […]