Leadership’s attention to Makkah, Holy Sites

The Holy City of Makkah with the Clock Tower in the foreground. — SG file photo Saudi Gazette report Jeddah — Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman’s royal order establishing a Royal Commission for Makkah city and Holy Sites shows the leadership’s concern for the development of the holy city and the holy […]

Bauchi Assembly to confirm Katagum as deputy gov next week

The Bauchi State House of Assembly will sit next week to confirm the nomination of  Alhaji Audu Sule Katagum, the Chief of Staff, Government House, to serve as the Deputy governor of the state. READ ALSO: BREAKING: Governor Abubakar nominates Katagum as deputy governor Information Officer of Bauchi State House of Assembly, Mr Lamara Chinade, disclosed […]

Police arrest three suspected kidnappers in army camouflage uniform

The suspects. related news Operation Safe Haven arrests kidnappers of 5-year-old Osun State Police Command has arrested three kidnappers; Henry Omenihu, Paul Chituru and Henry Bright who operate in army camouflage uniform. The Commissioner of Police in Osun state, Mr Fimihan Adeoye paraded the three suspects at the police command headquarters in Osogbo, capital of […]

APC suspends campaign after Ekiti shooting, as police release report

Minister of Solid Minerals, Dr Kayode Fayemi related news Ex-lawmaker shot by policeman at Fayemi’s rally We are determined to end poverty in Ekiti — Fayemi Ekiti guber poll: Mines minister Fayemi resigns Ekiti: APC counsels litigants seeking Fayemi’s disqualification from guber race The All Progressives  Congress  (APC) in Ekiti on Saturday said it had […]

APC loses Oyo bye-election

Olukunle Ayinde Adeyemo, APC candidate with Governor Ajimobi during the campaign on Thursday The Peoples Democratic has won the bye-election into the Oyo State House of Assembly, beating the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, to the second place. The seat of Ibarapa East became vacant following the death of the former speaker of […]

Serena Williams sets up 4th round showdown with Sharapova

Serena Williams: demolishes German Julia Goerges to set up 4th round showdown with Sharapova Serena Williams has set up a heavyweight fourth-round showdown with her old foe, Maria Sharapova on Monday, after she took only 75 minutes to knock out German 11th seed Julia Goerges 6-3 6-4 at the French Open. Just seven matches into […]

Ndoma-Egba new APC Convention committee secretary

NDDC: Victor Ndoma-Egba: appointed APC National Convention secretary Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba has been named by the All Progressives Congress as the secretary of the party’s national convention committee. The APC convention has been slated for 23 June. The party promptly appointed Ndoma-Egba as a replacement for the former secretary, Senator Ben Uwajumogu from Imo state, […]