Niger Gov Invites Ex-Govs, Deputy, Ministers For Critical Interface

Niger State governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has invited former governors and deputy governors as well former ministers from the state to an all important meeting. Our correspondent gathered that the meeting is scheduled for today and aimed to provide the governor opportunity to interface with the invitees as the governor is poised to consult […]


Central Primary School Kontagora looking good with the maintenance culture by the old boys. An office equipped with computers by Engr Mustafa Bello                                                         @Tanko Musa Chakar

Supreme Court upholds Godwin Obaseki as Edo governor

The Supreme Court, on Monday affirmed Godwin Obaseki as the governor of Edo State. The apex court gave the ruling while dismissing the appeal filed by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, candidate in the last governorship poll in the state, Ize-Iyamu challenging the election of Obaseki for lacking in merit. The Supreme Court also disclosed […]

Real Madrid beat Barcelona to Dani Ceballos’ signing

Real Betis chairman, Angel Haro, has revealed that Real Madrid have reached an agreement to sign Dani Ceballos. “Dani has rejected our offer to extend his contract with Betis and Real Madrid has told us that he has an agreement with them. Both clubs are talking, in hours or days we will have news,” Haro […]

Tottenham deny £1bn takeover by Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg

Premier League club, Tottenham Hotspur, have insisted they are not in takeover talks, amid claims that a potential buyer backed by Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg, could be preparing a £1billion bid. Reports have suggested American investment company, Iconiq Capital, are interested in the North London team. However, Spurs, who are currently in the process of […]


The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has described allegations of harassment by the wife of former president, Mrs. Patience Jonathan as spurious and misleading stating that it has no case against the former first lady. The anti-narcotic body added that though everybody is equal before the law, it is rather surprising that the Agency […]

BREAKING: N-Power: FG begins 2017/2018 recruitment

The Federal government has announced the commencement of recruitment into the 2017/2018 phase of its empowerment programme, N-Power. The announcement was disclosed on N-Power’s website, where it invited qualified members of the general public to apply for full time empowerment. The message reads, “It said interested candidates should send a scanned copy of their CV […]

IGP fires four policemen for extortion

Ibrahim Idris, inspector-general of police (IGP), has sacked four policemen attached to Ijebu-Ode area command in Ogun state for extortion. The men were found guilty of extorting N50,000 from a man they arrested on trumped up charge. The affected officers are Mufutau Olaosun, Adebayo Temitope, Bakare Taiwo and Adesoye Ayokunlehin. According to a statement by […]

Why we featured only Jaiz Bank in e-auction — Nigeria Customs

The Nigeria Customs Service on Monday gave reasons why only Jaiz Bank participated in the maiden e-auction exercise launched on the July 3. The e-auction platform launched by the Comptroller General of Customs, Hameed Ali, was to enable the agency auction some seized items to members of the public. The agency said its motivation was […]