Lagos records over 70%of Nigeria’s vehicular traffic

Lagos records over 70%of Nigeria’s vehicular traffic NEWS DIGEST – Lagos State records more than 70 per cent of Nigeria’s vehicular traffic, in spite of its small land mass. The Federal Controller of Works in the state, Mr Adedamola Kuti, made the observation in an interview with the News Agency  of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos […]

Gunmen Kill 5, Torch Houses In Plateau

Gunmen have reportedly killed five persons in Attakar village in Ganawuri District of Riyom Local Government Area of Plateau State. Saturday Telegraph gathered that the attack which took place about 4am on Friday left some houses burnt. A former councillor, Attakar ward, Anothony Ajimba Billi, who confirmed the attack, said five persons were killed. He […]

Banditry: Katsina Cleric Raises Alarm over Incessant Rape Cases

A respected Islamic cleric, Sheikh Sabiu Jibia has raised alarm over the increasing atrocities of bandits in Katsina State leading to mass rape, kidnapping and killing. Sheikh Ibrahim, who is also Imam in Jibia Local Government in his sermon in the mosque, called on traditional rulers and political leaders to find ways of resolving the […]

Monguno Axis: Army Chief Visits Troops after Counter-Insurgency Operations

Monguno Axis: Army Chief Visits Troops after Counter-Insurgency Operations Troops of Sector 3, Operation LAFIYA DOLE attached to Super Camp Monguno on Friday 30th August 2019 while on patrol dealt a devastating blow on Boko Haram terrorists along Monguno-Mairari-Gajiram axis. The patrol team came in contact with the terrorists and engaged them with heavy volume […]

HAJIYA FATIMA LOLO: Queen of Nupe Musical and an Ambassador…

Lolo, Fatima (1891 – 1997): Queen of Nupe Musical and an Ambassador, a leader, historian, choreography and legend who change the cause of music industry in Nupeland. Fatima Lolo was born in 1891 to the family of Mallam Kolo (Jibrin Muhammadu) and Mama Sakpe (Fatima) at Patigi. However, Lolo was brought up at Etsu her […]


The Coalition of Northern Groups had been deliberately silent while observing events in the last couple of weeks particularly those that have potentials to affect the survival fortunes of the North in the short and longer terms. This silence aimed to justify CNG’s repeated position that every act of provocation against the North from other […]

Police recruitment has not been abandoned – PSC

The Police Service Commission (PSC) has said it will meet this week to take a decision on the recruitment of 10,000 Nigerians into the Constable cadre of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) which is currently at its final stages. The recruitment process was put on hold on Friday, August 30th, 2019 by the commission, the […]

Buhari lacks commitment to end poverty – ASUU

President Muhammadu Buhari The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Sunday berated President Muhammadu Buhari over his statement on the importance of education as the only means to end poverty. The union said the president lacks commitment to use education to solve poverty problem in the country. The chairman of the union at the […]


Speculations on the upcoming local government elections within the state that Governor Abu Sani Bello has special/chosen/anointed candidates are false. Each aspirant from the APC are all members of the party and as such would be treated equally. Whoever emerges as the candidate under the APC will be the candidate representing the party at the […]