The chairman of the Governing Board of Universal Basic Education Commission, UBEC, Mohammed Abubakar and his daughter were among tens of people kidnapped on Monday 29/04/2019 along Abuja-Kaduna expressway. https://youtu.be/l3_2WVagRBk The UBEC Chairman's vehicle. It was gathered that his driver...
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has filed a criminal charge against Bauchi State governor-elect, Senator Bala Mohammed, at the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory. He was charged with accepting gratification in form of a house valued at N550 million on...
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Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello has called for extra-vigilance among stakeholders as a necessary measure to stem the tide of the growing insecurity in the country and advising that proactive measures and functional collaboration among stakeholders are necessary to address security challenges. In a...
The convoy of the Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, on Tuesday came under attack by the Boko Haram shortly after it got to a village called Logomani, about 20km from Dikwa town, along the Maiduguri-Gamboru-Ngala road which leads to Chad Republic, while on his way to campaign in a remote border...
The Kakau Unit Command of the Federal Road Service Corps (FRSC) have lost a driver in a suspected armed robbery attack at the Talata Marafa route, along Abuja- Kaduna express, some 20 kilometres to the Federal Capital Territory on Tuesday, 8 January, 2019. In a statement released by the Corps...
Navy Commodore Suleman Dahun, mni, one time Acting Director of Information, Naval Headquarters, has been appointed as Director of Information of the Nigerian Navy. Commodore Dahun, a Mass Communications Degree holder of the University of Maiduguri, has an Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Masters Degree in International Affairs and Diplomacy. He has...
Justice Mamman Nasir, former President of the Court of Appeal, who is also the District Head of Malumfashi and Galadiman Katsina yesterday, escaped being kidnapped by gunmen by the whiskers. The incident occurred at about 9:30pm between Gora and Yammama villages on Dayi-Malumfashi Road in Malumfashi Local Government Area of...
An Igando Customary Court in Lagos on Tuesday dissolved the marriage of a woman who claimed that her husband regarded her as performing less in bed than his girlfriends. The Court President, Mr Adeniyi Koledoye, held that although the respondent, Mr Tosin Owolabi, wanted the marriage sustained, his wife, Adenike,...
The Nigeria Police have dismissed 121 of at least 167 police officers who absconded last week, from a counter-terrorism training facility in Buni Yadi, Yobe State, to avoid deployment against Boko Haram insurgents, according to a report by Premium Times, a leading online newspaper. The police had in their first reaction on...