Buhari fires Abeshi, appoints Babandede Acting Immigration boss

Former Deputy Comptroller General, DCG, of the Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS, Mohammed Babandede has emerged as the Acting Comptroller General of Immigration. This followed the sack of the former Immigration boss, Martin Abeshi, who was appointed into the position by President Muhammadu Buhari last September. The removal of Abeshi was contained in a letter obtained […]

Budget 2016: Wealth and Job Creation through Youth Empowerment Programme

This is another milestone intervention by the Governor Abu led administration in its effort to cushion the effects of hardship through the creation of Job Opportunities -VIA – Entrepreneurial Scheme to keep our Youths off-drugs and the streets. With an approved budget of N1.792 Billion, various Youths clubs, groups, NGO’s, cooperatives will surely be busy […]


The Status of Science Schools and Secondary Schools in Niger State is indeed alarming and worrisome. Thank God, the Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has taken it upon the goodwill of his administration to see for himself by visiting some of this schools. He began by visiting Maryam Babangida Science Secondary School, Bosso. In addition […]


Mataimakin Gwamnan Jihar KEBBI ALH SAMAILA DABAI YOMBE ne ya bayyana hakan a wajen wani taron wuni daya da SHUGABANNIN MATASA MAZA DA MATA NA JAM’IYAR APC YANKIN AREWA MASO YAMMA (NORTH-WEST ) suka shirya a Masaukin Shugaban kasa da ke Garin Birnin Kebbi. Mataimakin Gwamnan ya bada tabbacin cewa duk tsarin da Gwamnatin Su […]

IS Internet Solutions Nigeria bags Internet Service Provider of The Year award

IS Internet Solutions Nigeria, one of the leading internet service providers in Nigeria has bagged an industry awards at the just concluded Beacon of ICT Awards ceremony which held recently in Lagos.. The company won the award of the Internet Service Provider of the year 2016. At the event, IS Internet Solutions outstanding achievements in […]

FG signs 14bn capacity-building loan agreement with France

The Federal Government has signed a N14 billion capacity-building and upgrade of power training facility loan agreement with the French Government. This was contained in a statement issued on Tuesday by Mr Olivier Delefosse, Country Director, French Development Agency (AFD). He said the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed during the recent visit of President […]

…Another chides Briggs for backing militants

The New Initiative for Credible Leadership (NICL) has accused a Niger Delta activist, Annkio Briggs, for “tacitly supporting” the emerging militant group, Niger Delta Avengers (NDA), by allegedly endorsing their destructive tendencies. The NDA has claimed responsibility for the recent cases of blowing of oil installations. The national coordinator of the NICL, Reverend Steven Onwu, […]

EFCC: Oronsaye faces fresh allegations

Oronsaye has been in court since June 2015 – Charges against him have been amended by the EFCC – Ex-HoS pleads ‘not guilty’ to allegations against him Former head of service of Nigeria, Stephen Oronsaye, has been charged as a thief and conman in an amendment to the old charges against him by the Economic […]

NLC Insists Protest Continues As Strike Flops

The nationwide strike embarked upon yesterday by a faction of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) led by Comrade Ayuba Wabba suffered poor compliance as reports from majority of the states indicated that workers went about their normal duties and commercial activities in major metropolis went on unhindered. Following the development, the NLC insisted wednesday that […]

FG: Nigeria is Broke, Looks to Taxation for Infrastructure Development

Nigeria is in dire straits and lacks enough funds to meet its obligations, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said wednesday. The minister stated this in Abuja while explaining the decision of the federal government to increase the pump price of fuel, adding that the policy was not aimed at removing subsidy […]