Activities marking the May 29th inauguration ceremony of the 2nd term in office of Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello would be low keyed in the state. A statement issued by the Secretary to the Government, SSG, Hon Ibrahim Isah Ladan, said the decision to make the celebration low keyed is in line with […]

Speakership: 191 Reps Members Supporting Gbajabiamila – South West Coordinator

The Coordinator of the newly elected House of Representatives members  in the South West zone, Prince Musiliu Akinremi has  hinted that  191 members of the Upper House are presently  backing Hon  Gbajabiamila Speakership ambition. Prince Aderemi dropped this hint in Ibadan whilereceiving some of the newly elected members of the house at his residencein continuation […]

Northern Governors Should Focus On Regional Challenges – Kano North Youth

Kano North Association for Good Governance has called on the new set of Northern Governors to tackle  challenges facing the region in order to boost the economy of the nineteen  states in the present democratic dispensation. The chairman of the association, Comrade Mustapha Umar Tallo Gwarzo advised this in a chat with New Nigerian in […]

El-Rufai’s Wife Breaks Fast With Widows, Orphans

The wife of Kaduna State Governor, Architect Hadiza Isma el-Rufai,  on Saturday urged the public to always support, encourage and pray for widows and orphans in the society. Arctitect Hadiza Isma el-Rufai, made the appeal at her resident when she hosted widows and orphans during the fast-breaking in Kaduna. She noted that,  “in the society […]

72 Hours Ultimatum: NUPENG Urges Lagos Govt To Develop Orile Truck Park

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has appealed to Lagos State Government to help in rehabilitation of  the Bola Ahmed Tinubu truck park at  Orile to discongest trucks in Apapa.Mr Tayo Aboyeji,  Chairman, NUPENG Lagos made the appeal in Lagos on Saturday against backdrop of NUPENG support for the Presidential Task […]

Withdraw Restrictions On Media, MURIC Tells NASS

The National Assembly (NASS) recently announced stringent restrictions on the media. Among such restrictions are the voiding of accreditations, the imposition of strict rules for renewal and the need for a media house to prove that it circulates at least 40,000 copies daily. Other new pre-requisites include evidence that a media outfit has a certificate […]

Employ Nigerian Social Scientists In Second Term For Solutions To Poverty, Unemployment, PASGR Tells Buhari

The Executive Director, Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR) Professor Tade Aina at the weekend asked  President Muhammadu Buhari to employ Nigerian social scientists in developing solutions to poverty, unemployment and insecurity in his second term. Professor Aina stated this in Ibadan while delivering the postgraduate college, University of Ibadan Interdisciplinary discourse lecture […]

Bauchi Project Kicks Against Almajiri Street Begging

Emir of Bauchi, Dr. Rilwanu Suleiman Adamu has assured that the traditional institution is doing everything humanly possible to stem the tide of almajiri streets begging in the state. Dr. Rilwanu Suleiman Adamu was speaking weekend while receiving a body of students of higher institutions under the aegis ‘Almajiri Project’ saddled with the responsibility of […]

Windstorm destroys 100 houses, injures children in Jigawa

Over one hundred houses and properties worth millions of naira were destroyed by a heavy windstorm in Kiyawa town of Kiyawa Local Government in Jigawa State. A Resident of the area, Malam Sale told, DAILY POST that the incident happened on Friday at about 5:30 at Mandela, Zakirai Yamma, Kofar Gabas and Tsallakawa Quarters of […]