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Jangebe abduction: Emirs exonerate Matawalle, blame FG

By Ibrahim HassanWuyo The Emir of Anka, Alhaji Attahiru Muhammad Ahmad, also the Chairman of the Zamfara Council of traditional rulers, has said that the abduction of schoolgirls in Jangebe wouldn’t have happened if Governor Bello Matawalle was in full control of the security architecture. Sparking when he led 16 other emirs in the state
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Two dead in Ekiti road accident

Abiodun Nejo, Ado Ekiti No fewer than two persons died in a road accident that involved a commercial bus and a car along Ado Ekiti-Iworoko Road on Sunday. Eyewitnesses said that no fewer than 12 persons, who sustained varying degrees of injuries in the fatal accident, which occurred close to the gate of Ekiti State […] Read Full Story

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Obasanjo urges Bello to sustain fight against criminality

By Omeiza Ajayi Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has tasked the Kogi State Governor Alhaji Yahaya Bello on the need to sustain his current onslaught against criminality in the state. Obasanjo gave the charge on Sunday in Abuja at a closed-door meeting with the Kogi State governor. Chief Press Secretary CPS to the governor, Mohammed Onogwu
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Tinubu, Buhari, el-Rufai weren’t arrested when they asked Jonathan to resign —Falana

Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), has condemned the arrest of Salisu Tanko-Yakassai, a former Special Adviser on Media to Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, who was arrested by the Department of State Services shortly after criticising the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Twitter. Falana, who is the Interim Chairman, […] Read Full Story

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Same-Sex Marriage Will Not Be Legal Under My Presidency-President Nana Akufo Addo Declares

The President of the Republic of Ghana, H.E Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo has stated clearly that homosexuality will never be legalized under his presidency. READ ALSO: Lady In Shock After Her Boyfriend Her He Is G@y The Lesbians, Gays, Bisexuals, Transgender, Queer and Inter-sexed community in Ghana have been calling on the president to pass [...]

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Kebbi University closes indefinitely as student’s death sparks outrage

The Management of the Kebbi State University of Science and Technology, (KSUSTA),  Aliero , has announced the  indefinitely closure of the institution over the death of  a 22 -year-old final year Biochemistry student. Alhaji Musa Labbo, the  Registrar of the University,  announced the closure  in a statement made available to newsmen in Birnin Kebbi, on
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Zamfara govt yet to confirm release of Jangebe kidnapped schoolgirls

By Arogbonlo Israel Zamfara State Government has declared that it was yet to ascertain the release of the abducted Students of Government Girls Secondary School, Jangebe area of the state. Recall hundreds of schoolgirls were abducted in the early hours of Friday, February 26, when armed men raided the state-run school. However, the schoolgirls are
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Fuel: Stop panic buying, IPMAN advises

The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has advised Nigerians to stop panic buying and stocking of Premium Motor Spirit, popularly known as petrol. Alhaji Suleiman Yakubu, the National Public Relations Officer of IPMAN, gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Abuja. Yakubu fielded questions
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Restore professionalism in EFCC, PDP charges Bawa

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) charges the new Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulraheed Bawa, to re-engineer and restore professionalism in the anti-graft agency. The party urges Bawa to avoid the pitfalls of his immediate predecessor in office, by resisting all partisan pressures to use the agency as a tool for
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Jangebe abducted female students yet to be rescued ― Zamfara govt

By Ibrahim HassanWuyo The Zamfara State Government has said it will come immediately and happily inform the world as soon as the Jangebe schoolgirls are released. Jamilu Iliyasu Birnin Magaji, Press Secretary, Office of the Executive Governor in Gusau, said on Sunday, that “some online media outlets have claimed the release of the female students
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DMO denies receipt of N2.2trn 2018 budgetary allocation

…says it can only account for N721, 251, 798 …as Reps query accountant-general over unaccounted funds    By Levinus Nwabughiogu-Abuja Debt Management Office (DMO) has denied the receipt of N2.2 trillion in its 2018 budgetary allocation. The Office said the money was not released to them but managed by the Office of the Accountant-General of
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800, 000 Benue indigenes sacked by armed herders still trapped in IDPs camps – Benue group

  ..insists Ortom owes no one apology over armed herders stance  By Peter Duru, Makurdi Indications emerged at the weekend that over 800,000 persons who were rendered homeless in Benue communities by armed herdsmen are still trapped in Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, camps in the state. National President of the Benue Alliance for Truth and
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Treat schoolchildren’s abductors as terrorists, NANS tells Buhari

Abiodun Nejo, Ado Ekiti The National Association of Nigerian Students on Sunday urged the Federal Government to declare and treat abductors of schoolchildren as terrorists. NANS National President, Sunday Asefon, who said the incessant kidnapping of pupils particularly Friday’s abduction of over 300 schoolgirls in Zamfara State was an indictment on the failure of our […] Read Full Story