Do they know we are suffering?

“Your leaders have no respect for their people. They believe that their personal interests are the interests of the people. They take people’s resources and turn them into personal wealth. There is a level of poverty in Nigeria that should be unacceptable.” -Nelson Mandela The statistics are simply scary. One is talking about the inexcusable […]

250 Reps want Dogara to step down, says Jibrin

A former Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation, Mr. Abdulmumin Jibrin, says at least 250 out of the 360 members of the House have signed a petition calling for the probe and removal of the Speaker, Yakubu Dogara. He added that the Department of State Services had beefed up security around him […]

Buhari’s wife accepts Fayose’s challenge, visits US

Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, on Thursday travelled to the United States where she was scheduled to be the special guest at the 25th Anniversary of Zumunta Association. According to a statement by her Director, Media, Zakari Nadabo, the event is scheduled to take place at the Silver Spring Civic Centre in Maryland, […]

Gurara Falls: Nigeria’s Premier Tourist Site In Shambles

Gurara Water Falls, one of the iconic natural wonders of Nigeria, is in a deplorable state and now a ghost place shunned by tourists, AGBO-PAUL AUGUSTINE who visited the site reports. Gurara Water Falls can be described as the best wonderful falls in the entire landscape of Nigeria and the entire West Africa subregion. This […]

Buhari bans distribution of souvenirs at govt. events

The Federal Government has banned the procurement and distribution of bags, T-shirts and other souvenirs at events such as Conferences and Seminars funded by Federal Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs). In a statement on Sunday in Abuja by the Director of Information, Federal Ministry of Finance, Salisu Dambatta, said President Buhari had approved the ban […]

Nigeria’s Future is Bright – Gov. Abubakar

Despite the dwindling economic fortune and other social challenges confronting the country, Bauchi State governor, Barrister Mohammed Abubakar has predicted a bright future for the country. He said the enthronement of probity and transparency by the All Progressives Congress (APC) led administration are pointers that the country was on the path of regaining her lost […]

NYSC Mobilization Time Table For 2016 BATCH B….

1. 2016 batch B NYSC pre-mobilization workshop 21st july-24th July 2. Briefing/sentization of final year students/ prospect corps members 4th August- 14th August 3. Display of list of all approved programmes for insti on NYSC portal for cross checking 4th-14th August 4. Collation of prospective corps producing institution CPIs 31st July-21st August 5. Submission/ uploading […]

Opposing restructuring will be a mistake, Atiku tells north

Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar believes that the restructuring of the country is inevitable, saying the north will be making a mistake to oppose it. Atiku said the fragile unity of the country was being threatened with sentiments, and pointed out that as long as the federal government continues with the over-riding power, instability will continue […]

Doing Justice, By Hakeem Baba-Ahmed

O you who believe, be persistently firm for Allah, witnesses in justice and do not let hatred of a people prevent you from being just. Be just; that is nearer to righteousness. And fear Allah; indeed, Allah is Acquainted with what you do. – Holy Qur’an,   Surat Maida,5:8 This week I have decided to […]