From Hussaini Mohammed Baba, Potiskum Project work of reconstruction and remodeling of the Potiskum Central Mosque, Yobe State would commence January 1st 2018 according to Alhaji Baba Ba'aba, Chairman of the Potiskum Central Mosque work project when he spoke to newsmen shortly after the opening of the contract bidding held...
From Edem Comfort, Abuja A crack investigator, Commissioner of Police Bala Ciroma, on Thursday assumed office as the new Commissioner of Police for the Police Command in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). A statement by the command’s Spokesman, DSP Anjuguri Manzah, said Ciroma took over from Mr Sadiq Bello after a...
The 'killer husband' also allegedly murdered their four-year-old daughter at their Banana Island home in Ikoyi. Budding Nigerian singer, Ali Zainab Nielsen better known as Alizee, has been shot dead by her Italian husband, Peter Nielsen. The incident reportedly occurred on Thursday, April 5, 2018, at their home in Ocean Parade, Banana Island, Ikoyi,...
A professional body, the Idoma League of Editors, ILE, has reacted to the persistent bloodbath in Benue State, regretting that the bloodletting in the state has degenerated to a level where the Church, priests and parishioners are not spared. Following Tuesday’s killing of about 19 persons including Catholic priests in Ayar...
By Juliet Odey Former governor of Kano State, Malam Ibrahim Shekarau has returned to the All Progressives congress (APC). State Chairman of the party, Alhaji Abdullahi Abbas, said yesterday that the return of former Governor Ibrahim Shekarau to the APC was a testimony that the ruling party remained the most peaceful...
The Federal Executive Council has ordered an investigation into the activities of previous managements of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, and the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency NIMASA. Briefing State House correspondents at the end of Wednesday’s FEC meeting, presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, Finance Minister, Mrs...
From Auwal Garba, Gombe. About 5,000 IDPs and less privilege in Gombe state are to benefit from free medical outreach organized by the Presidential Committee on North East Initiative (PCNI). The Vice chairman of PCNI, Alhaji Tijjani Musa Tumsah disclosed this in an interview with news men shortly after inspecting the venue...
By Juliet Odey Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, has promised to support female politicians aspiring for political offices across party lines. According to a statement on Thursday by her spokesman, Suleiman Haruna, the President’s wife spoke while receiving members of a political group, the South-East Women for Buhari, at...
The Coalition on Conflict Resolution and Human Rights in Nigeria has released a complete review of incidents of farmers/herders crisis in Nigeria. The Coalition at a joint parley between online newspapers and social media influencers held in Abuja on Monday lauded the neutral conduct of the Nigerian Army as patriotic...
List of abducted girls* 1. Fatima Bashir 2. Aisha Kachalla 3. Zainab Abubakar 4. Falmata Wakil 5. Fatima Isa 6. Fatima Musa 7. Aisha Usman 8. Aisha Adamu 9. Fatima Isa 10. Hauwa A. Mohammed Idriss 11. Maryam Mohammed 12. Fatima Mohammed II 13. Hauwa Salisu 14. Hassana Gambo 15. Aisha Adamu 16. Adama Garba 17. Zara Grema 18. Maryam Daamkontoma 19. Zainab Bama 20. Fatsuma Abdullahi 21. Fatima Yahaya...