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I’m Now Left With Nobody – Husband Of Woman Killed With 4 Kids

THE husband of the pregnant woman killed along with her four children by the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Jubril Ahmed, said he is still... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 22 minutes ago | seen 12 times

Tags: CAN,Rev. Joseph John Hayap,Murtala Aliyu,Dr Hakeem Baba-Ahmed,IPOB,Jubril Ahmed,Harira Jibril,Sarki Kabiru Bakari,

FG establishes pad bank for NYSC workforce, corps members, others

THE Federal Government has established a Pad Bank for National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) female staff, corps members and other visitors that may have emergency menstrual... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 hrs ago | seen 40 times

Tags: Abdullahi Baba, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Eddy Megwa

Mixed reactions trail FG’s plan to impose tax on phone calls

A cross section of Nigerians have reacted against a new Federal Government directive to impose tax on telephone calls, according to a survey conducted by a  Correspondent... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 21 hrs ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Aminu Magashi, Prof. Oyewale Tomori, Taiwo Oyedele, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari commiserates with Kano people over gas explosion

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, has commiserated with the people of Kano State, over May 17 gas explosion which claimed many lives in the state. Buhari said this when... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 26 times

Tags:  President Muhammadu Buhari, Alhaji Aminu Bayero

Inflation may increase in the coming months — economist

DR Aminu Usman, a lecturer at the Kaduna State University, says that Nigeria’s inflation rate will likely increase in the coming months. Usman, a lecturer at the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 20 times

Tags: Dr Aminu Usman,

Abducted Keffi LG Chairman regains freedom

THE abducted Chairman of Keffi Local Government Area (LGA) in Nasarawa State, Muhammad Shehu-Baba and his aide Dr. Tanimu Mohammed, have regained freedom from their abductors.   ASP... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Muhammad Shehu-Baba, Dr. Tanimu Mohammed, Sgt Alhassan Habib,

Gunmen kill police orderly, abduct LG Chairman in Nasarawa State

GUNMEN on Friday night killed police orderly and Muhammad Baba-Shehu, Chairman of Keffi Local Government Area (LGA) of Nasarawa State.   ASP Ramhan Nansel, the Police Public Relations... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 104 times

Tags: Muhammad Baba-Shehu, Adesina Soyemi, Ramhan Nansel,

Tambuwal lifts curfew on Sokoto, bans all forms of procession

GOV. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has lifted the curfew imposed due to the recent killing of a student of the State College of Education, over... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 44 times

Tags: Alhaji Isa Bajini-Galadanchi, Aminu Tambuwal

2023: APC screens 38 Assembly aspirants in Anambra

THE All Progressive Congress (APC) has commenced the screening of 38 aspirants for 2023 House of Assembly election in Anambra State. The two-day exercise started on Thursday... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Chief Basil Ejidike, Dalhatu Baba-Adama

Pressure on APC governors over tickets for Senators, Reps

ALL Progressives Congress (APC) governors are under pressure to respect an understanding with their party and National Assembly leadership to give automatic 2023 return tickets to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 59 times

Tags: Abdullahi Adamu, Aminu Bello Masari, Femi Gbajabiamila

Tambuwal, PDP Reps to Buhari: sign Bill now

SOKOTO State Governor Aminu Tambuwal and the  House of Representatives Minority Caucus have asked President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately sign the amendment to the Electoral Act... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Ndudi Elumelu, Muhammadu Buhari, Aminu Tambuwal

2023: Tinubu woos Kano APC delegates ahead of party primary

Former Governor of Lagos State, Bola Tinubu, on Thursday night visited Kano State to seek the support of delegates ahead of the presidential primary of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Bola Tinubu, Alhaji Aminu Dantata, Alhaji Yusuf Ali, All People’s Congress (APC),

Buhari congratulates Emir of Kano on foreign award

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari yesterday congratulated Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero, the Emir of Kano, on the conferment on him, the highest honour of the Republic of Senegal,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 21 times

Tags: Garba Shehu, Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero, Muhammadu Buhari

Northern elders slam Ohanaeze for demanding spokesman’s arrest

THE Northern Elders’ Forum, yesterday slammed the apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, for demanding the arrest of its Director of Publicity and Advocacy, Dr Hakeem... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 108 times

Tags: Prof. Ango Abdullahi, Alex Ogbonnia, Hakeem Baba-Ahmed

PR Professionals laud IGP for upholding public relations

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has been commended for upholding the tenets of the public relations practice. The Nigerian Institute of Public Relations,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 214 times

Tags: CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, CP Frank Mba, Usman Alkali Baba

SDP urges Buhari, IGP to avert breakdown of peace in Ekiti

THE governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Ekiti State, Segun Oni, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari and the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Alkali... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Kayode Fayemi, Segun Oni, Alkali Baba, Muhammadu Buhari

2023 : Don’t mortgage your children’s future, Tambuwal tells Lagos PDP delegates

GOV. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State and PDP presidential aspirant has advised the party’s national  delegates in Lagos State not to mortgage the future of their... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Gov. Aminu Tambuwal,

Police arrest 2 over kidnap of Greenfield varsity students

THE Police on Wednesday confirmed the arrest of two suspects over the kidnap of Greenfield University students in Kaduna State.   Force Public Relations Officer (FPRO), CSP Olumuyiwa... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 74 times

Tags: CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, Mr Usman Baba

104 all-male APC aspirants jostle for 30 Jigawa Assembly seats

AT least 104 All Progressives Congress (APC) members are jostling for the party’s tickets to contest for the 30 seats in the Jigawa State House of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 53 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Aminu Sani, Hajiya Dayyaba Shuaibu,

Deborah: NBA postpones Sokoto conference

THE President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Olumide Apata, has announced the postponement of the 2022 NBA Section on Public Interest and Development Law (NBA-SPIDEL)... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 36 times

Tags: Bilyaminu Aliyu, Aminu Hukunchi, Deborah Samuel, Olumide Apata

We never instigated any section to leave Nigeria, Northern elders forum replies presidency

THE Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has described as false, the claim by the Presidency that it instigated a section of Nigeria to leave the country. Dr Hakeem... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Garba Shehu, Hakeem Baba-Ahmed

Diaspora Engagement: Data mapping, key to our mandate - Dabiri-Erewa

ABIKE Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NiDCOM, says secured access to active and reliable data helps in the collation, processing and publishing of accurate statistical... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 29 times

Tags: NiDCOM, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Amb. Nasir Aminu

Deborah: Court remands 2 suspects, Tambuwal relaxes curfew

THE police in Sokoto State have arraigned two suspects in connection with the murder of Deborah Samuel, a second-year level female student of the Shehu Shagari... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Professor Mansur Ibrahim, Inspector Khalil Musa, Bilyaminu Aliyu, Aminu Hukunchi, Deborah Samuel

What Bishop Kukah said on current development in Sokoto

By Kennedy Nnamani MOST Rev. Matthew Hassan Kukah, the Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, has said that groups of youths led by some adults have attacked and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 96 times

Tags: Aminu Tambuwal, Matthew Hassan Kukah

Don’t vilify Tambuwal over Sokoto mob killing – Group

DIVERSITY Bridge Builders Collective (DBBC), a coalition of advocates for true inclusion, zero prejudice and peaceful coexistence, has said Sokoto Governor Aminu Tambuwal should not be... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Fend Mancha, Hassan Kukah, Deborah Yakubu, Aminu Tambuwal

Sokoto relaxes 24-hour curfew

SOKOTO State Government has relaxed the 24-hour curfew imposed on the capital city. Governor Aminu Tambuwal, according to a statement by Commissioner for Information, Alhaji Isah Bajini... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 29 times

Tags: Aminu Tambuwal, Isah Bajini Galadanci

Sokoto Blasphemy riot: Ohanaeze condemns attack on Igbo

..urges FG, Tambuwal to arrest those who destroyed their property, compensate victims OHANEZE Ndigbo has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for condemning the resort to self-help by the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Sheik Ahmad Gumi, Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Dr. Chiedozie Alex Ogbonnia

Gov. Tambuwal relaxes Sokoto curfew

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Monday relaxed the 24-hour curfew imposed on Sokoto metropolis on Saturday. The curfew will now be from dusk to dawn. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 53 times

Tags: Gov. Aminu Tambuwal,

Publisher petitions IGP over harassment by security operatives in Gombe

THE publisher and editor-in-chief of Daylight Reporters, Dahiru Hassan Kera, has petitioned the Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba, over alleged harassment by operatives in Gombe State... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 35 times

Tags: Usman Baba, Dahiru Hassan Kera

Blasphemy: Peace returns to Sokoto as Govt suspends school resumption

PEACE has gradually returned to Sokoto following the 24 hours curfew imposed by the state government after Saturday’s violent protests. The protesters were demanding the release of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 36 times

Tags: Samson Ayokunle, Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar, Aminu Tambuwal, Simon Lalong, Ahmadu Bello, Yahya Road, Deborah Samuel

ABCON seeks stable exchange rate in roadmap to save naira

THE Association of Bureaux De Change Operators of Nigeria (ABCON)  has developed a roadmap campign to save the naira from further depreciation and achieve exchange rate... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Aminu Gwadabe, ABCON

Sultan, Tambuwal, Kukah condemn killing of student accused of blasphemy

THERE was outrage on Thursday following the killing of Deborah Samuel, a female student of Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto, over alleged blasphemy. Daily Trust gathered... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 36 times

Tags: Mathew Hassan Kukah, Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar, ASP Sanusi Abubakar, Aminu Tambuwal, Isa Bajini Galadanchi, Deborah Samuel

Emefiele meets Buhari as SGF clarifies quit order

TWENTY-four hours after President Muhammadu Buhari ordered top government employees seeking political offices to resign, Central Bank of Nigerian (CBN) Governor Godwin Emefiele, visited him at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Sodique Baba Abubakar, Sodique Lawal Abubakar, Bindir Umar Buba, Boss Mustapha, Godwin Emefiele, Muhammadu Buhari

NLNG creates websites for Nigeria prizes

BY Christabel Ejenike   A list of 107 entries for the Nigeria prize for science was handed over to the judges of the prize on May 11, 2022.... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 37 times

Tags: Prof Barth Nnaji, NLNG, Anne-Marie Palmer, Andy Odey, Prof. Baba Yusuf Abubakar, Prof. Christian Ugwu Agbo, Nike Akande, Mohammed Magaji

107 entries received for 2022 NLNG Price for Science

By Anthony Isibor.   THE 2022 edition of The Nigeria Prize for Science, sponsored by the Nigeria LNG Limited, NLNG, has received 107 entries. The 107 entries, which were... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 39 times

Tags: Prof Barth Nnaji, Andy Odeh, Anne-Marie Palmer, Prof. Baba Yusuf Abubakar, Prof. Christian Ugwu Agbo, Nike Akande and Mohammed Magaji

College students stone, set female classmate ablaze for blasphemy

A female student of the Shehu Shagari College of Education in‪ Sokoto‬ State was burnt alive on Thursday over alleged blasphemy. The student, who was accused of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Isa Bajini Galadanchi, Deborah

Crisis brews in PDP over Convention panel as Wike protests exclusion of Rivers rep

TROUBLE is brewing in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, over the composition of the Presidential Primary Election Committee. Vanguard gathered that Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Namadi Sambo, Aminu Tambuwual, Atiku Abubakar, Samuel Ortom, Nyesom Wike

IGP cements synergy with NHRC, appoints liaison officers in states  

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, played host to the Chairperson Governing Council of the National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, Salamatu Husseini Suleiman, and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 66 times

Tags: DIG Johnson Babatunde Kokumo, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, Salamatu Husseini Suleiman

2 men docked for allegedly stealing fish worth N2.5m

TWO men were on Wednesday docked in an Ijede Magistrates’ Court in Ikorodu, Lagos State for allegedly conspiring between themselves to steal 8,383 fish worth N2.5... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 36 times

Tags: G.O. Anifowoshe, Awolaru Olukorede, Insp Aminu Isaac, Nwite Monday, Augustine Fred

Man, 32, docked for alleged theft of tables, chairs worth N133,500

A 32-year-old man, Jimoh Isiaka, on Wednesday appeared before an Ijede Magistrates’ Court in Ikorodu, Lagos State for allegedly stealing chairs and tables worth N133,000. Isiaka, whose... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 43 times

Tags: G.O. Anifowoshe, Jimoh Isiaka, Insp. Aminu Isaac

Insurance Policy: IGP restates commitment to enhanced welfare for Police officers

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has restated the commitment of the Force to enhanced welfare for Police Officers through robust insurance policies geared... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 59 times

Tags: IGP Usman Alkali Baba, NPIC, ACP Uzairu Abdullahi

Banditry: Police present N60m cheque to families of 6 slain officers in Kebbi

THE Police Command in Kebbi State, on Tuesday presented cheques worth N60 million to the families of six officers, killed by bandits in active service in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Fafa Ijantiku, SP Nafi’u Abubakar, CP Musa Baba

Police arraign woman, 37, for indecent assault

THE Police on Tuesday, arraigned a 37-year-old Woman, Aina’u Abdullahi, in a Kano Sharia Court for allegedly assaulting a pregnant woman. Abdullahi, who lives at Fagge Quarters,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 40 times

Tags: Ismai’l Muhammed-Ahmed, Insp. Abdul Wada, Aina’u Abdullahi, Fatima Aminu

We didn’t purchase APC presidential form for Jonathan – Miyetti Allah

MIYETTI Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has denied media reports it obtained the All Progressives Congress(APC) presidential form for former President Goodluck Jonathan. It said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 162 times

Tags: Baba Othman Ngelzarma, Goodluck Jonathan, MACBAN

IGP congratulates new executive of Crime Reporters Association of Nigeria

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has congratulated the newly elected President of the Crime Reporters Association of Nigeria, CRAN, Olalekan Olabulo of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 44 times

Tags: Usman Alkali Baba, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, Sunday Odita

Bandits kill 55 in fresh Zamfara attacks

AT least 55 persons have been reportedly killed in separate deadly attacks by bandits in two local government areas of Zamfara State, weekend.  About 48 persons were... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Mohammed Shehu, Jamilu Muhammad, Aminu Suleiman

2023 PRESIDENCY: Aspirants intensify lobby over zoning as PDP NEC meets tomorrow

PRESIDENTIAL aspirants in the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, and main opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, were locked in moves and counter-moves to get both parties... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Bukola Saraki, Aminu Tambuwal, Muhammadu Buhari, Chris Ngige, David Mark

2023: North and its power Game

 By Kazeem Akintunde NORTHERN power brokers are back in the trenches, scheming how the region will retain political power in the country come 2023. Their plan is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 171 times

Tags: Hakeem Baba Ahmed,

Children orphaned by insurgency are mine – -Sultan

ALHAJI Sa’ad Abubakar III, the Sultan of Sokoto and President-General, Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), has declared that the orphans of insurgency are his... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, Alhaji Umarun Kwabo, Mallam Mohammed Maidoki, Alhaji Munir Dan’iya, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal

Oshodi traders hail CBN’s introduction of e-Naira

TRADERS at Kairo Market, Oshodi, Lagos, on Thursday commended the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for introducing the digital currency, e-Naira. The traders gave the commendation at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 720 times

Tags: Aminu Bizi, Alhaji Ado Dansudu, Obinna Umeh

2023: ‘PRP boasts of 12 million votes in North’

THE Peoples Redemption Party (PRP) will challenge the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for top positions in the 2023 general elections,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Babatunde Alli, Mallam Aminu Kano, Muhammadu Buhari, Iliyasu Gadu

Magu retires from Police today amid promotion controversy

A former acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, will today retire from the Nigeria Police Force after clocking the mandatory... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Usman Baba, Ibrahim Magu

2023 elections: Emir of Kano urges residents to collect PVC

THE Emir of Kano, Alhaji Aminu Bayero, has urged eligible voters to collect their Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) in preparation for 2023 general elections. Bayero made the call... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Alhaji Aminu Bayero, Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje

Boat Mishap: HYPPADEC presents live jackets to Sokoto community

THE Garin Magana community in Shagari Local Government Area (LGA), of Sokoto State, where 29 teenagers recently lost their lives in a boat mishap, on Wednesday... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 42 times

Tags: Malam Muhammad Auwal, Aminu Ganda

COAS lays foundation for proposed Army Forward Operation Base in Sokoto

THE Chief of Army Staff, Lt. -Gen. Faruk Yahaya, has performed the ground breaking for the Proposed Nigerian Army Forward Operation Base in Isa local government... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 48 times

Tags: Lt. -Gen. Faruk Yahaya, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal, President Muhammadu Buhari

IGP upgrades police criminal database, forensic investigation

THE Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Usman Baba, has ordered effective upgrade and relaunch of the Nigeria Police Crime and Incident Database (NPC & IDB) Centre for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 72 times

Tags: CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, Usman Baba

Utomi: Flaws in constitution responsible for some of Nigeria’s challenges

PROF. Pat Utomi has said flaws in the nation’s constitution are responsible for some of its challenges. Utomi, who is chairman of the Nigeria Political Summit Group... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Olisa Agbakoba, Hakeem Baba Ahmed, Rev. Fr. George Ehusani, PROF. Pat Utomi

IGP upgrades Nigeria police criminal database, enhanced forensic investigation

...orders comprehensive training for personnel  THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, psc(+), NPM, fdc, has ensured an effective upgrade and relaunch of the Nigeria Police... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 74 times

Tags: IGP Usman Alkali Baba

Euphoria as durbar returns to Katsina 3 years after

DESPITE the scorching sun in Katsina on Monday, thousands of residents and visitors alike trooped to the emir’s palace after leaving their various Eid grounds to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Rabe Darma, Abdulmumin Kabir Usman, Mannir Yakubu, Aminu Bello Masari

Disqualified PDP presidential aspirants face panel Tuesday

PLANS are underway by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to prune the number of presidential aspirants ahead of the primary slated for May 28-29. A presidential screening... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Dr. Iyorchia Ayu, David Mark, Dr. Nicholas Msheliza, Aminu Tambuwal

2023: We will not cause disaffection – Gov. Muhammad assures Sultan

GOV. Bala Muhammad of Bauchi State and People’s Democratic Party (PDP) presidential aspirant has assured that they would not cause any disaffection in Nigeria at the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Gov. Bala Muhammad, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III

Emir of Bauchi leads Eid prayer, as Muslims pray for peace, unity

THE Emir of Bauchi, Alhaji Rilwanu Adamu, has led thousands of Muslim faithful to observe the Eid-el-Fitr prayer, as Muslim prayed for peace, unity and stability... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Gov. Bala Mohammed, Aminu Gamawa, Alhaji Bala Baba-Inna, Eid-el-Fitr,

Sallah: Gov. Tambuwal urges Nigerians to pray for peace, free, fair elections

GOV. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state and a Presidential Aspirant under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has urged Nigerians to continue to pray for peace in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 56 times

Tags: Gov. Aminu Tambuwal, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),

2023: Poll reveals Osinbajo is most preferred candidate

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo is the preferred candidate of Nigerians to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023. This was revealed by a recent nationwide survey carried out... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 122 times

Tags: Bola Tinubu, Prof. Ike Ogba, Yahaya Baba, Prof. Nasiru Yauri, Yemi Osinbajo

2023: FCT deserves a Mayor – Tambuwal

GOV. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State says the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, deserves a mayor and better recognition. Tambuwal, who is one of the Peoples Democratic... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Sunday Zakka, Aminu Tambuwal

Chief of Defence Staff hails excellent performance of IGP

THE Chief of Defence Staff, General LEO Irabor has pronounced and reaffirmed that IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has performed credibly during his one year in office... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Olumuyiwa Adejobi, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, LEO Irabor

Defection: 14 Zamfara LG chairmen seek to be joined in PDP suit against Matawalle

THE 14 chairmen of local government councils in Zamfara, on Friday, prayed a Federal High Court, Abuja to join them in a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Emeka Okpoko, Justice Inyang Ekwo, Ahmed Anka, Aminu Kofoji, Kabiru Ladan, Bashir Muawiya,  Mohammed Sadiq, Abubakar Takwas, Sanusi Sarki, Nasiru Yakamata

Suspended Kano anti-graft boss docked for allegedly giving false information

THE suspended Chairman, Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission (PCACC), Muhyi Magaji-Rimingado, on Friday appeared before a Kano Senior Magistrates’ Court,  charged with giving false... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Aminu Gabari, Mr Muhammad Dan’azumi, Muhyi Magaji-Rimingado,

Few days to Sallah, Kano marketers lament low patronage

WITH the Eid-el-Fitr celebration to mark the end of this year’s Ramadan just a few days away, marketers in Kano, especially those that deal with items... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Aminu Tijjani, Alhaji Bello Muhammad, Abubakar Rimi

Presidency: I am not too young or too old to run — Tambuwal

A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Aspirant, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, has said he is neither too young nor too old to run for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 523 times

Tags: PDP, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal, Tanimu Turaki

FUDMA to establish 5 study centres in Katsina – Official

 The Federal University Dutsin-Ma (FUDMA), Continuing Education Centres (CEC), says it has concluded arrangements to establish five study centres across Katsina State. THIS is contained in a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 135 times

Tags: Prof. Armayau Bichi, Habibu Aminu

Sokoto varsity gets new VC, registrar

GOVERNOR Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has appointed the Commissioner for Higher Education, Professor Bashir Garba, as the new Vice Chancellor of the Sokoto State University. He also appointed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 59 times

Tags: Kulu Haruna, Professor Bashir Garba, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal

FG trains 177 Kano youths on smart phone repairs – Minister

THE Federal Government has trained 177 youths in Kano State on smart phone repairs as part of comprehensive campaign to provide jobs opportunities and eradicate poverty... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Hajiya Sadiya Umar-Faruk, Mr Baba Zubairu, Hashim Abubakar, Dr Nasir Gwarzo

2021 Budget: Kaduna Govt presents Citizens Accountability Report

THE Kaduna State Government on Wednesday presented the Citizen’s Accountability Report (CAR) on the implementation of the 2021 budget.   The News Agency  of Nigeria (NAN) reports that... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Muhammad Bashir-Saidu, Muhammad Shuaibu, Hadiza Umar, Mr Aminu Sambo, Mr Yusuf Goje

2023: Sokoto deputy gov eyes party’s guber flag

ALHAJI Munir Dan’iya, the Deputy Governor of Sokoto State, has declared his interest to succeed his boss, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal in 2023. He therefore begged the leadership... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Alhaji Munir Dan’iya, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal, Alhaji Bello Goronyo, PDP

Defection: Adamawa Assembly declares lawmaker’s seat vacant

THE Adamawa State House of Assembly has declared the seat of Mr Joseph Ayuba (PDP-Michika) vacant for defecting from Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to All Progressives... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), All Progressives Congress (APC), Joseph Ayuba, Aminu Abbas,

Commissioner confirms EFCC investigations into adoption of children in Kaduna Orphanage

Kaduna State Commissioner for Human Services and Social Development, Hajiya Hafsat Baba, has confirmed that the EFCC has commenced investigation into the adoption of children from... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Hajiya Hafsat Baba, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC),

Terrorists release photos of 62 train attack hostages

THE terrorists who attacked an Abuja-Kaduna train on March 28 yesterday released four photos of their captives. In the photos, 62 of the kidnapped victims are seen... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Aliyu Mahmood, Idayat Yusuf, Aminu Othman, Major-General Mohammed Munguno, Muhammadu Buhari, Alwan Ali-Hassan

Masari appoints Muntari Lawal acting SSG

KATSINA State governor, Aminu Bello Masari, has appointed Alhaji Muntari Lawal as acting secretary to the state government (SSG). This was contained in a statement signed by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Mustapha Inuwa, Aminu Bello Masari

Train attack: Terrorists release photos of hostages

THE terrorists who attacked an Abuja-Kaduna train on March 28 yesterday released four photos of their captives. In the photos, 62 of the kidnapped victims are seen... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Major-General Mohammed Munguno (rtd), Alwan Ali-Hassan, Aliyu Mahmood, Idayat Yusuf, Aminu Othman and Dr. Baaba Muhammed

World Malaria Day: Expert advocates comprehensive approach to address disease burden

DR Aminu Garba, the coordinator, Africa Health Budget Network, says tackling the burden of malaria in Nigeria will require comprehensive and concerted efforts from both the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 70 times

Tags: WHO, Africa Health Budget Network, Aminu Garba

PDP ex-governors, aspirants reject consensus candidate

SOME former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governors yesterday denounced the consensus candidacy being promoted by four presidential aspirants of the party.     They argued that such an idea... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 96 times

Tags: Aminu Tambuwal, Bala Mohammed, Atiku Abubakar, Dino Melaye, Adamu Waziri, Ibrahim Idris, Babangida Aliyu, Boni Haruna

PDP presidential candidate will emerge at national convention- Northern stakeholders

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) stakeholders from 19 northern states and the FCT have denied endorsing any aspirant as the party’s preferred candidate for 2023 presidential... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 110 times

Tags: PDP, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal, Bukola Saraki, Gov. Bala Mohammed, Northern Elders Forum, Prof. Ango Abdullahi, Mr Sule Lamido

IGP upgrades Police health facilities for efficiency

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has charged all personnel of the Force to take full advantage of the police health facilities in their... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Usman Alkali Baba, Olumuyiwa Adejobi,

Northern Elders Forum rejects Ango Abudulahi’s consensus efforts

THE Northern Elders Forum says that it has become necessary to address the impression created in part by mischief, and in part by genuine confusion over... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 71 times

Tags: PDP, Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, Professor Ango Abdullahi, Mohammed Hayatudeen, Governors Aminu Tambuwal, Bala Mohammed,

Embrace your differences, I-G, others advise couples

THE Inspector General of Police ,Usman Baba has advised couples to learn to embrace their differences for a successful marriage. He gave the advice on Saturday during... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Usman Baba, Hajjya Hajara Baba, AI. Apr. 24, 2022 @ 14:50 GMTDr Boboye Oyeyemi, Damilola Owohunwa, Idowu Owohunwa,

Flying Eagles thrash Cosmos FC in friendly

NIGERIA'S U-20 men’s national team, the Flying Eagles, on Saturday beat Cosmos FC 4-2 in a friendly match in preparation for the WAFU B U20 championship... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 104 times

Tags: Ladan Bosso, Aminu Mohammed, Aliyu Abdullahi, Ahmed Abdullahi, Adams Yakub

Crisis Over PDP Northern Consensus Candidate Deepens

THE backlash over consensus candidate arrangement within the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) took a new twist yesterday as more party chieftains rejected the emergence of former... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 191 times

Tags: Mohammed Hayatu-Deen,Atiku Abubakar,Bala Muhammad,Bukola Saraki,Aminu Tambuwal,High Chief Raymond Dokpesi,Senator Tunde Ogbeha,

PDP: Our endorsement as northern presidential consensus candidates is God’s doing – says Bauchi governor

GOV. Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State has ascribed his endorsement as northern pressidential consensus candidate of the PDP alongside former President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Gov. Aminu Tambuwal, Gov. Bala Mohammed, Bukola Saraki, Prof. Ango Abdullahi,

PDP presidential consensus candidate drive collapses – TCO

THE  drive to produce a consensus presidential candidate for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for 2023 election has collapsed . This was disclosed in a statement issued... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Gov. Aminu Tambuwal, Bukola Saraki, Gov. Bala Muhammad,

IBB’s PDP Consensus Committee Rules Out North West

THE North West has been ruled out of the forthcoming Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential primary contest by a committee on consensus candidate set up by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 108 times

Tags: Aminu Waziri Tambuwa, General Ibrahim Babangida (rtd), Governor Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello, Ango Abdullahi

IGP to deploy special squads to tackle land grabbing in Edo – Obaseki

GOV. Godwin Obaseki of Edo says the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Usman Baba, will in the next few weeks deploy two police special squads to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Abutu Yaro, Usman Baba, Godwin Obaseki

Police arraign man, 32, for allegedly defrauding Arisekola N5.5m

 THE Police on Friday arraigned one Sangodoyin Olanrewaju, 32 , at an Iyaganku Magistrates’ Court, Ibadan, for allegedly defrauding one Aminu Arisekola the sum of  N5.5... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Aminu Arisekola, Insp. Sikiru Ibrahim, Magistrate S. A. Adesina

2023: Sokoto Deputy Governor urges PDP members to close ranks

SOKOTO State deputy governor, Manir Muhammad Dan’Iya, has called on members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state to put their house in order... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Manir Muhammad Dan’Iya, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal,

IGP decries attacks on officers, facilities in South East

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has strongly condemned the recent spate of attacks on Police officers, facilities, and other police operational assets around... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Olumuyiwa Adejobi, Usman Alkali Baba

Killings in South-East: Enough is enough, IGP deploys additional operational assets

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba has strongly condemned the recent spate of attacks on Police officers, facilities, and other police operational assets around... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 48 times

Tags: CSP Muyiwa Adejobi, IGP Usman Alkali Baba

Marginalisation forced my defection to PDP – Sen Kaita

SENATOR Ahmad Babba-Kaita has linked his defection from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to marginalisation and undemocratic conducts of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Malam Abdulkadir Lawal, Aminu Bello Masari, Ahmad Babba-Kaita

Obi, Osinbajo emerge most preferred presidential aspirants – Survey

MR Peter Obi, a former governor of Anambra State and presidential aspirant under the platform of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 250 times

Tags: Yemi Osinbajo, Peter Obi, Musa Kwankwaso, Aminu Tambuwal

2023: Professors endorse Osinbajo

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo has called on academics and members of other professional bodies to participate actively in the task of making Nigeria a better place... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 102 times

Tags: Yemi Osinbajo, Laolu Akande, Prof. Shehu Adamu, Prof. Yahaya  Baba, Prof. Haruna  Adama, Prof.  Danjuma Abubakar, Prof. Abdullahi Jibrin, Prof. Shola Omotola, Prof. Philips Okolo, Usman Danfodiyo U

I-G warns against Police attacks in South-East

THE Inspector-General of Police (I-G), Mr Usman Baba, has warned against attack on police officers, facilities and other police operational assets across the country, particularly in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Mr Usman Baba, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi,

Fire guts Garkuwa FM radio station in Sokoto

A private radio station, Garuwa FM, owned by a former governor of Sokoto state, Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa, was razed by fire on Thursday. The News Agency of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Malam Umar Baffa, Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa, Aminu Tambuwal

Senator representing Buhari’s constituency dumps APC for PDP

SENATOR Ahmad Babba Kaita, representing Katsina North senatorial district in the current 9th National Assembly has officially dumped the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, for  Peoples’... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Mallam Abdulkadir Lawal, Ahmad Babba Kaita, Aminu Bello Masari

PDP rakes in N646m from 17 presidential aspirants, ends forms sale

THE main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), yesterday, concluded the sale and submission of its nomination and expression of interest forms for all elective positions ahead... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 56 times

Tags: Bala Mohammed, Nyesom Wike, Atiku Abubakar, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal

IGP reveals progress on Osinachi's case to minister

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, on Wednesday, April 20, received the Minister of Women Affairs, Dame Pauline Kedem Tallen, OFR, who paid a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 66 times

Tags: IGP Usman Alkali Baba, Peter Nwachukwu, Osinachi Nwachukwu, Dame Pauline Kedem Tallen,

What does Kwankwaso want?

IT was during the ill-fated third republic that Engineer Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso surfaced on the national political scene when he emerged as the Deputy Speaker of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 43 times

Tags: Mohammed Abubakar Rimi, Malam Aminu Kano, Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso

Osinachi’s husband to be charged to court soon – IGP

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Baba, said the Nigeria Police Force was waiting for autopsy report on the death of popular singer, Osinachi Nwachukwu, before... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 44 times

Tags: Dame Pauline Tallen, IGP Usman Baba, Osinachi Nwachukwu

Again, CJN warns judges against corrupt practices, showy lifestyle

CHIEF Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, has warned judges in the country to shy away from unmerited wealth so as not to run... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 32 times

Tags: Emmanuel Gakko, Musa Sulaiman Liman, Segun-Bello Mabel Taiye, Bala Khalifa-Mohammed Usman, Ahmad Gama Mahmud, Aminu Garba, Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad

Foundation lifts 4,500 orphans in Kano

A non-governmental organisation (NGO), Hasken Al’umma, has donated clothes to no fewer than 4,500 orphans within Kano metropolis. Distributing the items, Founder of the organisation, Aisha Aminu-Ahli,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 31 times

Tags: Hasken Al’umma, Aisha Aminu-Ahli

Battle for PDP ticket hots up as nomination closes Wednesday

THE scramble for delegates by presidential aspirants has intensified as the submission of nomination forms ends today in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The aspirants visited many... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Muhammed Hayatu-Deen, Dele Momodu, Aminu Tambuwal, Atiku Abubakar, Nyesom Wike, Anyim Pius Anyim

Battle for PDP ticket hots up as nomination closes Wednesday

THE scramble for delegates by presidential aspirants has intensified as the submission of nomination forms ends today in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The aspirants visited many... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 44 times

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Olabode George, Peter Obi Muhammed Hayatu-Deen, Atiku Abubakar, Anyim Pius Anyim, Governor Nyesom Wike, Governor Aminu Tambuwal,

IG orders CPs, others to boost security around schools

THE Inspector-General of Police (I-G), Mr Usman Baba, has ordered all Commissioners of Police (CPs), Tactical Commanders and their supervising Assistant Inspectors-General of Police (AIGs) to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Usman Baba, Olumuyiwa Adejobi,

Consensus candidate is healthy for PDP – Gov. Tambuwal

GOV. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, says having a consensus presidential candidate for 2023 is healthy for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Tambuwal, who is one of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Gov. Aminu Tambuwal, Dr Nicholas Msheliza

IGP confirms appointment of Adejobi as 25th Indigenous Force PRO

Usman Alkali Baba, inspector-general of Police, IGP,  has confirmed the appointment of CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, as the 25th indigenous Force public relations officer.    CSP Adejobi was appointed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 134 times

Tags: Usman Alkali Baba, Olumuyiwa Adejobi,

IGP orders maximum security in schools colleges

...deploys operational assets to complement existing architecture     Usman Alkali Baba, inspector-general of police, IGP,  has ordered the review of police personnel and operational assets deployments to schools... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 195 times

Tags: Usman Alkali Baba,

Peace: Traditional ruler advocates more interfaith programmes program

ALHAJI Sani Umar-Jabbi, the District Head of Gagi in Sokoto South Local Government Area of Sokoto State, has urged communities to organise more interfaith engagements. The traditional... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 45 times

Tags: Rev. Nuhu Bala, Sheikh Aminu Sufi, Alhaji Sani Umar-Jabbi, Malam Abubakar Mailato

Police arrest suspected crime kingpin, two others in C/River

POLICE in Cross River have arrested a suspected crime kingpin, Godswill Emmanuel, a.k.a Emperor and two members of his gang. Commissioner of Police in Cross River, Mr... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 59 times

Tags: Godswill Emmanuel, Aminu Alhassan

Ramadan: Foundation donates clothes to 4,500 orphans in Kano

A non-governmental organisation (NGO), Hasken Al’umma, has donated clothes to no fewer than 4,500 orphans within Kano metropolis. Distributing the items, Founder of the organisation, Aisha Aminu-Ahli,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Hasken Al’umma, Aisha Aminu-Ahli,

Northern elders and Buhari’s resignation

IT is distressing trying to rationalise the federal government’s paralysis in the face of the Plateau and Benue killings last weekend. About 130 people died from... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 86 times

Tags: Babafemi Ojudu, Yemi Osinbajo, Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, Muhammadu Buhari

Nigerian Aminu Audu appointed UK group advisor

A Nigerian, Dr Aminu Audu, has been appointed as the Merseyside Independent Advisory Group in the United Kingdom (UK). The group, comprising members of a community, advises... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Sharon Williams, Aminu Audu

Defence chief in Bayelsa, seeks synergy against crude oil theft

THE Chief of Defence Staff, General Lucky Irabor has solicited the cooperation of all stakeholders in the Niger Delta to tackle the challenges of oil theft,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Rear Admiral Aminu Hassan, Douye Diri, King Edmund Daukoru, General Lucky Irabor

Electoral Act 2022: Loopholes allow aspirants to run for president, senate at same time

STATE governors relying on loopholes in the electoral law allowing them to run for president and at the same time forging a backup plan to snatch... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Yanyanuwa Zainabari, Bala Mohammed, Aminu Tambuwal, Muhammadu Buhari

Dan’iya, Sokoto Deputy Governor, declares to contest Governorship in 2023

Alhaji Manniru Dan’iya, the Sokoto state Deputy Governor, has declared his intention to contest the governorship election in 2023. This is contained in a statement made available... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Alhaji Manniru Dan’iya, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal, Malam Aminu Abubakar, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),

2023: Afenifere faults Baba-Ahmed’s attack on Adebanjo

PAN-Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, has faulted the comments of the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) director of Publicity and Advocacy, Dr Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, on its leader’s views... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Ayo Adebanjo, Sola Ebiseni, Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, Afenifere

Sokoto Speaker, APC Deputy Chief Whip defect to PDP

AJHAJI Aminu Achida, the Speaker, Sokoto State House of Assembly, has defected from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Achida in a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Sen. Aliyu Wamakko, Isa Sadiq-Achida, Alhaji Aminu Achida, Sen. Abubakar Gada, Alhaji Murtala Maigona, APC, PDP

I-GP approves promotion of 21,039 junior officers

THE Inspector-General of Police (I-GP), Mr Usman Baba, has approved the promotion of 21,039 junior police officers, who were last promoted on or before 2017. The Acting... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Usman Baba, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi

Availability of contraceptives, key to reducing fertility rate – AHBN

DR Aminu Magashi, the Coordinator of African Health Budget Network (AHBN), says availabilityof contraceptives is key to reducing the country’s fertility rate. He told the News Agency... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Aminu Magashi

IGP promotes 21,039 junior Police officers

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, on Wednesday, 13th April, 2022 approved the promotion of 21,039 junior police officers, who were last promoted on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 719 times

Tags: Usman Alkali Baba, Olumuyiwa Adejobi,

We’re determined to transform Nigeria – Saraki

FORMER Senate president, Dr Bukola Saraki, has said he and three other Peoples Democratic Party 2023 presidential aspirants are driven by their determination to turn Nigeria... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Okezie Ikpeazu, Bukola Saraki, Aminu Tambuwal, Bala Mohammed

How bride-to-be, 28 others died in Sokoto boat accident

TWENTY-nine persons, among them a bride-to-be, have died in a boat mishap that occurred on Wednesday in Shagari River at Gidan Magana in Shagari LGA of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Aliyu Abubakar Dantani, Malam Muhammadu Auwal, Aliyu Muhammad

29 drowned firewood hawkers buried in Sokoto village

Twenty-nine bodies of young firewood hawkers have been buried in Gidan Magana Village in the Shagari Local Government Area (LGA) of Sokoto State. The News Agency of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 38 times

Tags: Shagari Local Government Area (LGA), Iman Musa Shagari, Alhaji Umar Sa’idum, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal, Alhaji Auwalu Magaji,

2023: Police to train personnel on democracy, election policing

Inspector-General of Police (I-G), Mr Usman Baba, says the Nigeria Police Force has concluded plans to train its personnel on democracy and election policing, ahead of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 53 times

Tags: Usman Baba,

IGP orders mass promotion of all policemen on same rank since 2017

INSPECTOR General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba on Wednesday disclosed that all Rank and File Policemen across the country who have remained in the same... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 53 times

Tags: Usman Alkali Baba, Mohammed Ndatsu Aliyu

Agency restores 45m litres water supply to Bauchi residents – Official

THE Management of the Bauchi State Water and Sewerage Corporation (BSWSC) says it has increased water supply to Bauchi metropolis to 45 from the initial 25... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 96 times

Tags: Malam Aminu Gital,

AFAN decries rising cost of farm inputs as wet season sets in

THE Kaduna State Chapter of the All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN), has appealed to government for intervention in curbing the rising prices of fertiliser and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 46 times

Tags: All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN), Alhaji Nuhu Aminu,

Insecurity: Northern elders ask Buhari to resign

THE Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has demanded the immediate resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari, over the raging killings across the country, especially in the north. The Director,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, Muhammadu Buhari

Police investigate Indian hemp-smoking officer

 POLICE in Lagos have begun investigation into the case of one ASP Babatunde Adebayo, caught in a video while smoking Indian hemp. Police spokesman in Lagos State,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 114 times

Tags: Mr Usman Baba, Mr Abiodun Alabi, ASP Babatunde Adebayo, SP Benjamin Hundyin,

Residents express relief as Maiduguri records first rainfall

RESIDENTS of Maiduguri on Tuesday celebrated the first rainfall of the year that reduced the high temperature being experienced in the city. The News Agency of Nigeria... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 45 times

Tags: Malam Abubakar Baba, Messrs Joshua Musa, Tijjani Bello

2023: Saraki, other PDP presidential aspirants settle for consensus arrangement

AT least four presidential aspirants on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party say they will accept a consensus arrangement to position the party for victory... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 250 times

Tags: Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu, Bukola Saraki, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal

Court remands trader over alleged kidnap of neighbour’s son

A Kaduna Chief Magistrates’ Court on Monday remanded a 36-year-old trader, Abdullahi Nurudeen, in a Correctional Centre for alleged kidnap of his neighbour’s son. The defendant, a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 50 times

Tags: Ibrahim Emmanuel, Aminu Hassan, Barau Ahmed, Farouq Sani, Abdullahi Nurudeen, Insp. Chidi Leo

NGO offers free cataract surgeries to 30 indigent patients in Nasarawa

A Non- Governmental Organization (NGO), the Kolmarg Eyesight Foundation, in partnership with the Department of Ophthalmology, Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Keffi, Nasarawa State, has rendered free... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 96 times

Tags: Dr Yahaya Baba Adamu, Dr Patricia Musa, Prof. Olukorode Adenuga, Kolmarg Eyesight Foundation

Zoning: Atiku, Wike, Saraki, Tambuwal shift lobby to PDP NEC, BOT

FOLLOWING reports that the Governor Samuel Ortom Committee had recommended that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) should not zone the presidency in 2023, the presidential gladiators... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 126 times

Tags: Dr. Iyorchia Ayu, Atiku Abubakar, Governor Aminu Tambuwal, Alhaji Mohammed Hayatuden, Governor Samuel Ortom, Bukola Saraki, Governor Bala Mohammed

ECWA appeals to FG, ASUU to end on-going strike

The Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA), Jos has advised the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to find lasting solution to the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA), Rev. Stephen Baba-Panya,

ALGON optimistic on passage of LGA autonomy bill by States Assembly

THE Association of Local Government of Nigeria (ALGON), has expressed confidence in the states assembly to expeditiously pass the bill granting financial and administrative autonomy to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Association of Local Government of Nigeria (ALGON), Aminu Maifata,

Reps direct NAHCON to suspend Hajj saving scheme

The House of Representatives has directed the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) to suspend the implementation of the Hajj Saving Scheme. This followed the adoption of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 63 times

Tags: House of Representatives, National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), Rep. Aminu Ashiru-Mani, APC, JA’IZ Bank, Ahmed Wase,

Thrift collector sues man for alleged failure to contribute

 A thrift collector, Laila Ahmad, has sued one Aminu Hassan before a Shari’a court sitting at Magajin Gari, Kaduna, for alleged failure to pay N250,000 contribution.   The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Laila Ahmad, Aminu Hassan, Magajin Gari

One Year Anniversary: IGP receives OSOM Games Police gold medalist

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has emphasized that the Nigeria Police Force has a policy of identifying, recruiting, and training gifted sportsmen to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 53 times

Tags: IGP Usman Alkali Baba, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, DCP Patrick A. Atayero,

I will assemble best team to address Nigeria’s problem — Tambuwal

A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Aspirant and Governor of Sokoto State, Alhajhi Aminu Tambuwal, has promised to assemble the best team of economists to address... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhajhi Aminu Tambuwal

Insecurity: IGP partners US NSDD, ONSA, on capacity development for NPF EOD-CBRN personnel

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has approved the continual training of personnel of the Nigeria Police Force Explosive Ordnance Disposal-Chemical Biological Radiological, and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: IGP Usman Alkali Baba, NSDD, ONSA, EOD CBRN

Minister seeks partners’ technical support on agricultural practices

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mr Mustapha Baba-Shehuri, has solicited technical support of partners to integrate states and local governments in advancing agricultural practices... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Mustapha Baba-Shehuri, All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN), President Muhammadu Buhari, Alhaji Farouk Rabi’u-Mudi,

2023 presidential ticket: PDP to jettison zoning

THERE were indications that the Peoples Democratic Party’s 37-man panel on zoning has opted to throw the presidential ticket for the 2023 race open. The implication is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 207 times

Tags: PDP, Governor Udom Emmanuel, Governor Nyesom Wike, Atiku Abubakar, ex-Senate President Bukola Saraki, Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Governor Bala Mohammed

Ramadan: Sokoto govt expends N397m on food aid to 17,000 needy

SOKOTO State Government has begun the distribution of assorted food items and clothing materials worth over N397 million to 17,000 less privileged through its special Ramadan... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Sokoto state, Ramadan Welfare scheme, Aminu Tambuwal

Sound Sultan: Posthumous album ‘reality cheque’ to be released soon

NOW Muzik who took over management of the late Sound Sultan’s estate has announced the summer release of his 9th studio album titled, “Reality Cheque.” This announcement... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Baba Dee, Sound Sultan, Fasasi

IGP appoints Amadi Ag. DIG Research and Planning

...as CP Moronkeji Adesina takes charge in Ekiti State THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, psc(+), NPM, fdc, has ordered the posting of Assistant Inspector-General... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 60 times

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IGP appoints Amadi acting DIG research, planning

INSPECTOR-general of Police, IGP Usman Baba has appointed assistant inspector-general of police, AIG John Ogbonaya Amadi, as Ag. DIG Department of Research and Planning, Force headquarters,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Moronkeji Olusegun Adesina, John Ogbonaya Amadi, Usman Baba

Zoning: Obaseki receives 2 PDP govs, Saraki, others in Benin

GOVERNOR Godwin Obaseki of Edo State, yesterday,  received some  presidential aspirants of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, to discuss the party’s zoning formula ahead of the 2023... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: GOVERNOR Godwin Obaseki, PDP, Aminu Tambuwal, Bala Mohammed

IGP approves appointment of new DIG for research, training

THE Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr  Usman Baba, has appointed Mr John Amadi, as the Acting Deputy Inspector-General of Police (DIG) in charge of the Department... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 149 times

Tags: Mr Usman Baba, Mr John Amadi, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi,

Sokoto governorship: Youth groups drum support for Bafarawa

COALITION of youth groups in Sokoto State on Monday expressed support for Alhaji Sagir Bafarawa to contest the governorship position in 2023 elections. The News Agency of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Alhaji Sagir Bafarawa, Attahiru Bafarawa, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal.

Bandits abduct 22 villagers on Abuja-Kaduna highway 24 hours after IGP’s visit

BANDITS have raided some houses at Anguwar Maji, in Jere town along the Abuja-Kaduna Highway and abducted 22 villagers barely 24 hours after the Inspector General... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: ASP Mohammed Jalinge, Usman Alkali Baba

Banditry: IGP patrols Abuja – Kaduna Expressway

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has patrolled the entire 163km stretch of the Abuja-Kaduna expressway for hands-on assessment of the security challenges and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Usman Alkali Baba, Olumuyiwa Adejobi

NDLEA seizes N5bn worth of tramadol in 3 states

THE National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, has seized no less than 9.5 million tablets of Tramadol and Exol 5 worth over N5 billion in three... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Aminu Ahmad, Usman Abdulmumini, NDLEA, Femi Babafemi

Train attack: 21passengers still missing, 7 coaches recovered – NRC

THE Nigerian Railway Corporation, NRC, has confirmed the safety of 170 passengers aboard the Abuja-Kaduna train attacked by terrorists last Monday while 21 others were still... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 48 times

Tags: Baba Alkali, Fidet Okhiria

Lagos residents raise alarm over danger posed by abandoned vehicles

SOME Lagos residents have decried the danger posed by increasing number of abandoned and disused vehicles on street corners, roads and highways. The residents, who spoke with... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Lookman Shonibare, Ibrahim Olaoye, Sunday Podo, Usman Alkali Baba

Since amalgamation, Nigeria has never had better President like Buhari – Gov. Masari

GOV. Aminu Masari of Katsina State says “since the amalgamation of Nigeria in 1914, the country has never had a better government and President like Muhammad... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Mustapha Bara’u, Aminu Masari, Muhammad Buhari

2023: Elect credible leaders to change Nigeria’s narrative – PRP presidential aspirant

A Presidential Aspirant of the Peoples Redemption Party, PRP, Patience Ndidi Key, has advised Nigerians to be committed to changing the narrative and building great Nigeria... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Patience Ndidi Key, Balarabe Musa, Malam Aminu Kano, Chinua Achebe

2023 Presidency: Northwest group drums support for Tambuwal

A group of Persons Living with Disabilities from Northwestern states has pledged to support Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State in his pursuit of his presidential ... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Abdulaziz Ibrahim, Aminu Tambuwal

Group urges NASS to pass NATFORCE bill

THE Youth Advocate for Enhanced Security and Good Governance, YAESAGG, an NGO, has urged the National Assembly to hasten passage of the bill to establish the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Baba Mohammed, Malam Sagir Adams, YAESAGG

Ramadan: Kano Emir urges Muslims to pray for Nigeria, assist the needy

THE Emir of Kano, Alhaji Aminu Ado-Bayero, has urged Muslim faithful to use the Ramadan fasting to pray for the country. Ado-Bayero made the call on Friday... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 59 times

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Nigeria’s police chief meets IPI Nigeria, promises to check violation of journalists’ rights  

THE Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Usman Alkali Baba, on Thursday, said his leadership of the Nigeria Police Force has zero tolerance for the abuse of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Usman Alkali Baba, Dr. Hammed M. Bello, Fisayo Soyombo, Musikilu Mojeed

IGP orders posting of DIG Johnson Babatunde Kokumo as DIG FCID

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has ordered the posting of DIG Johnson Babatunde Kokumo, to Force Criminal Investigations Department, FCID, as the new... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: IGP Usman Alkali Baba, Olumuyiwa Adejobi,

2023 PRESIDENCY: Northern PDP aspirants intensify plan to produce next president

SEEKING a consensus PDP presidential candidate for the 2023 general elections, four northern aspirants, Aminu Tambuwal, Bala Mohammed, Bukola Saraki and Mohammed Hayatu-Deen, visited former military... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, Aminu Tambuwal, Bala Mohammed, Bukola Saraki, Mohammed Hayatu-Deen

‘Baba Ijebu’ bags NIJ Fellowship award

THE Nigerian Institute of Journalism (NIJ) on Thursday conferred a fellowship award on the Chairman, Premier Lotto, Chief Kesington Adebutu, popularly known as Baba Ijebu. The News... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 102 times

Tags: Chief Kesington Adebutu, Chief Olusegun Osoba, Nigerian Institute of Journalism, Mrs Maiden Alex-Ibru, Mr John Momoh, Chairman, Mr Sheyin Ephraim, Baba Ijebu.

Ex-VP Sambo inaugurates board for Baze University Teaching Hospital

FORMER Vice President Namadi Sambo yesterday inaugurated a seven-member board of the Baze University Teaching Hospital. The board, according to Sambo, is chaired by Datti Baba-Ahmed, the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Ibrahim Dada, David Ogbonna, Prof. Akintade Dare, Dahiru Ibrahim, Onari Duke, Shehu Sule, Datti Baba-Ahmed, Namadi Sambo

Masari tells teachers to teach in mother tongue

GOV. Aminu Masari of Katsina State has tasked teachers in various institutions in the state to teach pupils in mother tongue. Masari gave the charge during the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Gov. Aminu Masari, Mande Muhammad, Prof. Badamasi Charanchi,

Masari tells teachers to teach in mother tongue

Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State has tasked teachers in various institutions in the state to teach pupils in mother tongue. Masari gave the charge during the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Musa-Danladi Abubakar, Gov. Aminu Masari,

Train attack: Buhari meets security chiefs

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has met behind closed door with security chiefs few hours after Monday night’s terrorist attacks on Abuja-Kaduna bound train by bandits. The News Agency... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Samuel Aruwan, Usman Baba, Yemi Osinbajo, Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, Muhammadu Buhari

Katsina State records 50 per cent reduction in crime – Official

KATSINA State government says crime rate has reduced by 50 per cent in the state in the last six months. Alhaji Ahmad Katsina, Special Adviser on security... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Hajiya Amina Bello, Abduhameed Sabuwa, Alhaji Ahmad Katsina, Aminu Masari

Insecurity impeding Katsina’s open defecation free drive

THE spate of insecurity in Katsina State is a major impediment to the state’s drive to attain open defecation free status, Executive director of Katsina Rural... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Aminu Dayyabu Safana, Aminu Masari

2023: Saraki, Tambuwal, Bala Mohammed form unity team

A former Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto and Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State on Monday visited the Benue State Governor,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Bala Mohammed, Dr Bukola Saraki, Aminu Tambuwal

NPF secures conviction against suspects of criminal conspiracy, armed robbery

THE Inspector-General, IGP Usman Alkali Baba has lauded the achievements of investigation units and tactical squads of the Nigeria Police Force for various convictions that have... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Olatunji Disu, Usman Alkali Baba

NGO donates textbooks to schools in Taraba

MAIGODIYA Centre for Youth Development, MCYD, a Non Governmental Organisation, on Friday donated textbooks and instructional materials to Al Imam Nursery, Primary and Secondary schools in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 101 times

Tags: Malam Aliyu Tukur, Malam Aminu Usman

IGP issues directives for distribution of additional uniforms, kits, body armour

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has ordered the immediate distribution of additional batches of uniforms, kits, accoutrements and body armours for police personnel,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 53 times

Tags: IGP Usman Alkali Baba, Olumuyiwa Adejobi Ag,

Buhari hosts Tinubu, other APC founding fathers to dinner

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has hosted the founding fathers of the All Progressives  Congress (APC), including former Lagos State governor Bola Tinubu, to a dinner at the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 101 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Governors Nasir El-Rufai, Aminu Masari of Katsina, Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko, Chief Bisi Akande, Dr Ogbomnaya Onu, Rochas Okorocha, Ibrahim Shekarau

Rumoured strike: CP warns against disobedience to lawful order

THE Commissioner of Police (CP) in Kebbi State, Musa Baba, has warned officers and men of the Command that the rumoured strike by police personnel is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Musa Baba, Alkali Baba-Usman,

Don’t go on strike, IGP warns policemen

INSPECTOR-general of police, IGP, Usman Alkall Baba on Wednesday  appealed to Police personnel in the country to shelve the planned nationwide strike. Baba who was on tour... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Johnson Kokumo, Usman Alkall Baba, NPF

Oil Theft: JTF devices tougher measures to stop illegal refiners

REAR Admiral Aminu Hassan, the Force Commander, Joint Task Force, JTF, South-South, Operation Delta Safe, has said that the fight against oil theft would continue until... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Lucky Irabor, Aminu Hassan, Malam Mele Kyari,

PDP Govs’ Forum decries nation’s rising economic difficulties

THE People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Governors’ Forum has expressed concern over the rising cost of living and general economic difficulties in the country. The forum met on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Ahmadu Fintiri, Aminu Tambuwal, Muhammadu Buhari, Okezie Ikpeazu

Fashola assures Nigerians of massive projects commissioning by Buhari’s Govt

THE Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, on Wednesday assured Nigerians to expect massive project commissioning by President Muhammadu Buhari before the end of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: The Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, represented by the Federal Controller of Works in Kano, Engr. Yahaya Baba, inaugurating a 1.639-km road at the Bayero University Kano, on Wedne

Zoning: Tambuwal states PDP position, meets Babangida, Abdulsalami

THE Governor of Sokoto State, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, says the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is not considering zoning of the presidency to any particular region of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 86 times

Tags: National Republican Convention (NRC), Rochas Okoroacha, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal,

Tambuwal meets IBB, Abdulsalami, says zoning won’t work in 2023

SOKOTO Governor Aminu Tambuwal has visited former Military President, General Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida and former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar at their residences in Minna. Tambuwal,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Governor Aminu Tambuwal, Governor Bala Mohammed, Peoples Democratic Party,

Kaduna Attack:Police deploy more operatives to Kaura, Jema’a LGAs

THE Police Command in Kaduna state says it has deployed more personnel to Jema’a and Kaura Local Government Areas of the state to forestall break down... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: DCP Maiyaki Baba, ASP Mohammed Jalige

2023: What option for South-East if Presidency eludes them

FROM the scheming and permutations currently going on in the two major political parties ahead of the 2023 elections, there seems to be a calculated and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 186 times

Tags: Abraham Chris Udeh, APGA, Bukola Saraki,, Governor Aminu Tambuwal,

PDP quakes over zoning

THE North-South divide in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over zoning of the 2023 Presidential ticket is widening. Presidential aspirant Aminu Tambuwal, Sokoto State governor, said yesterday... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 104 times

Tags: PDP, APC, Aminu Tambuwal, Governor Nyesom Wike, Governor Seyi Makinde, NEC,

IGP commend exceptional performance officers 

USMAN Baba, Inspector-General of Police, has charged senior police officers to always commend their personnel, who have exemplarily excelled in their duties, which have in turn impacted... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 111 times

Tags: IGP Usman Alkali Baba, Sergeant Yahaya Ahmed, CSP Elemide Akinkunmi Bishop,

Bauchi Govt upgrades 75m litres water treatment plant

THE Bauchi State Government has upgraded its urban water facilities to supply 75 million litres of water daily to over one million consumers in Bauchi metropolis. Mr... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 465 times

Tags: Bauchi State Government, Aminu Gital, SWCSC,

Zoning: It’s misrepresentation of facts - Tambuwal clarifies statement on PDP presidential ticket

GOVERNOR Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State has clarified an earlier statement he made on the 2023 presidency. In a statement, which Muhammad Bello, his Special Adviser... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 96 times

Tags: GOVERNOR Aminu Tambuwal, PDP,

Shinkafi withdraws from APC national chairmanship race

ALHAJI Sani Shinkafi, one of the National chairmanship aspirants of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has withdrawn from the race. Shinkafi gave this indication at a Press... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 84 times

Tags: APC, Alhaji Sani Shinkafi,, Governor Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari, Gov. Aminu Masari

APC begins screening of aspirants on Tuesday, ahead of Convention

THE All Progressives Congress, APC) will begin screening of aspirants for various elective offices on Tuesday, March 22, ahead of Saturday’s National Convention. Mr Emmanuel Otagburuagu, the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Mr Emmanuel Otagburuagu, Gov. Aminu Masari, Dimeji Bankole, All Progressives Congress

PDP governors describe Ugwuanyi as instrument of stabilisation

THE Peoples Democratic Party Governors’ Forum have described Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State as an instrument of stabilisation for the forum. The Chairman of the forum... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Aminu Tambuwal,

We are ready for consensus candidate — Bukola Saraki

FORMER Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, says that all the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) presidential hopefuls from the North are ready for a consensus candidate during... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 133 times

Tags: Dr Bukola Saraki, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal, PDP

Gombe State gets new Accountant-General

Gov. Muhammadu Yahaya has approved the appointment of Aminu Yuguda as the substantive Accountant-General of Gombe State. A statement by Ismaila Misilli, spokesperson to the governor, said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Gov. Muhammadu Yahaya, Aminu Yuguda, Ismaila Misilli,

APC convention: Southwest picks Kekemeke, Omisore

SIX days to the All Progressives Congress, APC convention, there is no consensus yet on who will be the national chairman. President Muhammadu Buhari is believed to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 142 times

Tags: Senator Godswill Akpabio, Ali Modu Sheriff, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, Farouk Adamu Aliyu, Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazak, Governor Aminu Masari, Donald Ojogo, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Senator Iy

UNICEF, Katsina govt. sign $3.5m agreement on healthcare

THE United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF and Katsina State Government on Friday signed a 3.5 million U.S. dollar Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) to enhance primary healthcare... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 107 times

Tags: Mohammed Yahya, UNICEF, Gov. Aminu Masari,

Provide credible information to security agencies—Sultan urges Nigerians

THE Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Abubakar III, on Friday urged Nigerians to cooperate with security agencies in the fight against insecurity by providing them with... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Alhaji Baba Tela, Bala Mohammed, Alhaji Abubakar El-Kanemi, Alhaji Muhammad Abubakar III, Usman Dan Fodio University

FG, WFP launch stabilisation fund for 1,398 vulnerable persons in Katsina

 THE Federal Government in collaboration with the World Food Programme, WFP on Friday launched a stabilisation fund in Jibia Local Government Area (LGA) of Katsina State... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 56 times

Tags: Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouk, Alhaji Ali Grema, ECOWAS, Gov. Aminu Masari, Agnes Mungatia,

Police arrest 30 suspects for complicity in banditry, kidnapping, other violent crimes

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has charged Police Operatives across the country to sustain the tempo in the fight to curb violent crimes... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 109 times

Tags: IGP Usman Alkali Baba, Olumuyiwa Adejobi,

2023: Tambuwal says only united PDP can win elections

Gov Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, has called for unity among leaders and stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), to be able to win the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Gov Aminu Tambuwal, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Hassan Hyat, Attahiru Bafarawa,

Buni disbands Bello’s convention sub-committees

THE chairman of  Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee, CECPC, of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and the governor of Yobe State, Mai Mala Buni, has disbanded the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Aminu Masari, Dapo Abiodun, Abdulrazaq AbdulRahman, Muhammadu Buhari, John Akpanudoedehe, Mai Mala Buni, Abubakar Sani Bello

Court fixes May 25 to hear alleged land seizure by FCT minister, FCDA

Justice Baba Sani of an FCT High Court, Apo, has fixed May 25 for hearing on alleged land seizure against the FCT Minister, Alhaji Muhammed Bello,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Messers Ahmed Musa, Rasheed Musa, John Godwin, C. Nwaji, Alhaji Muhammed Bello, Justice Baba Sani

Fire destroys 448 Shelters In Borno IDPs Camps

AT least 448 shelters at the Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs camp in Government Girls Secondary School, Mafa Local Government Area of Borno State, were destroyed by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 102 times

Tags: Abatcha Ali-Kawu, Baba Ali-Modu, Malam Ahmadu Abacha

IGP orders adjustment of police pay to tally with new salary structure

IN the aftermath of a visible threat by personnel of the Nigeria Police Force to embark on strike over non-implementation of new salary structure approved for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Usman Alkali Baba, Nigeria Police Force

Kumasi's Baba Yara Stadium to host Ghana-Nigeria World Cup qualifier

THE Baba Yara Stadium in Kumasi will host Ghana's home leg of the 2022 World Cup play-off tie against Nigeria despite several issues with the ground. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Baba Yara Stadium, 2022 World Cup

2023: No PDP leader, member should attack another — Ayu

THE National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Sen. Iyorchia Ayu, has urged members of the party not to attack one another, but unite ahead... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Sen. Iyorchia Ayu, PDP, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal

Fire Service rescues 4-year-old from well in Kano

KANO Fire Service rescued a four-year-old boy who fell inside a well at Bayan Kara in Danbatta Local Government Area of the state on Wednesday. Alhaji Saminu... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Alhaji Saminu Abdullahi, Aminu Muktar-Magaji,

NCPC Boss urges leaders to be steadfast, seeks unity in Northern region

THE Executive Secretary of the Nigeria Christian Pilgrims Commission, NCPA, Rev. Yakubu Pam, has urged leaders to remain steadfast in the service of the people. Pam made... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: Mr Hassan Jonga, NCPA, Rev. Yakubu Pam, Mr Aminu Zang, Mr Gini Umar,

Quarantine Bill: Strengthen healthcare delivery system at points of entry – Stakeholders tell FG

 STAKEHOLDERS in the health sector have called on the Federal Government to strengthen the country’s healthcare delivery system at the points of entry to maintain the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Prof. Uwakwe Abugu, Amira Abubakar, Dr Emmanuel Agogo, Dr. Aminu Magashi, Mrs Maimuna Abdullahi,

Foundation donates 280,000 notebooks to Katsina government

A Katsina-based Foundation, Nagge-Dadi Goma, has donated 280,000 notebooks to the Katsina State Government to complement efforts of the state government on education. Presenting the books to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 84 times

Tags: NDLEA, Nagge-Dadi Goma, Gov. Aminu Masari

Court sentences teenager to 14 days community service for stealing 2 hens

A Kano State Chief Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday, sentenced 18-year-old man, Aminu Rabi’u, to 14 days community service for stealing two hens. Rabi’u, who lives at Kwanan... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Mustapha Sa’ad-Datti, Aminu Rabi’u, Asma’u Ado

Global Policing Network: IGP Baba joins other Police chiefs in Dubai

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, led the Nigeria Police delegation to the World Police Summit taking place at the Dubai Exhibition Centre, Dubai,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: IGP Usman Alkali Baba, INTERPOL,

Masari urges political appointees eyeing elective positions to abide by electoral act

Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State has urged political appointees, who desire to contest elective offices in 2023, to comply with the provisions of the electoral... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Gov. Aminu Masari, Alhaji Mannir Yakubu, President Muhammad Buhari,

Kano APC: Tricky options before Shekarau’s G-7

SINCE the Court of Appeal judgment a month ago that returned the leadership of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Kano State to the state governor,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Aminu Hayatu, Sule Ya’u Sule, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, Iyorchia Ayu, Barau Jibrin, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, Senators Ibrahim Shekarau

Police dismiss claims of strike as fake, mischievous

THE Nigeria Police Force on Monday described as fake and mischievous claims of purported plans by its personnel to embark on strike.   The police made the clarification... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: FIRS, Usman Baba Alkali, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi. 

2023: PDP on course, says Ayu

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says its on course with the timetable and guidelines for 2023 General Elections as released by the Independent National Electoral Commission... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Sen. Iyorchia Ayu, Sen. Enyinnaya Abaribe, PDP, Sen. Walid Jibrin, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal,

APC inaugurates Jigawa excos

THE All Progressives Congress (APC) in Jigawa on Monday inaugurated its new state executive council members. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the State Chairman... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress, Mr Ubale Hashim, Mr Aminu Sani, Gov. Muhammad Badaru, Nigerian Bar Association, Mr Garba Abubakar,

2023: Northern students endorse Tambuwal for president

A Coalition of 19 Northern States Progressive Students’ Forum, has endorsed Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state as its preferred candidate for the 2023 presidential election.Mr... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Gov. Aminu Tambuwal, Muhammad Inuwa, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal,

2022 Commonwealth Celebration: Education sector relevant to realising commonwealth ideals

THE Federal Government says the education sector is very crucial in the realisation and promotion of the stated ideals of the commonwealth.   The Minister of State for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Commonwealth, David Gende, Fatima Aminu, Queen Elizabeth II, Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET), Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba,

Alleged defamation: Court revokes ex-commissioner’s bail, orders arrest

A Senior Magistrates’ on Monday, revoked the bail it earlier granted Mu’azu Magaji, a former Kano Commissioner for Works and Infrastructural Development, who allegedly defamed Gov.... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Magistrate Aminu Gabari, Mu’azu Magaji, Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje, Mr Wada A Wada,

International Women’s Day: El-Rufai flags off N200m disbursements

GOVERNOR Nasir El-Rufai flagged off the disbursement of N200 million as part of Kaduna State Women Empowerment Fund, KADSWEF, to commemorate the 2022 International Women’s Day,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Saude Amina Atoyebi, Hajiya Hafsat Mohammad Baba, Alhaji Abbas Fatika, Ahmad Nuhu Bamalli, Hajiya Aisha Garba El-Rufai, Hadiza Balarabe, Nasir El-Rufai, Umaru Musa Yar’adua

Colonial masters responsible for Nigeria’s faulty foundation- Ganduje

GOV. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has attributed the challenges of nation building in Nigeria to the faulty foundation laid by the colonial masters. Ganduje made the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Prof. Elsie Adewoye, Gbenga Kaka, Alhaji Aminu Ado-Bayero, Prof. Kayode  Adebowale, Abdullahi Ganduje

Forum advocates ‘holistic’ approach to tackling challenges of its people

A political and socio-economic group in Taraba, under the aegis of Muri Progressive Forum, MPF, has called for  wholistic approach in tackling the socio-economic and political... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Alhaji Nasir Muhammad, Aminu Abdu-Liman, Prof Tukur Muhammad-Baba, Yusuf Yusuf

 IGP bans use of unapproved uniforms, outfits on routine operations

 ...orders provost, IGP monitoring unit to ensure strict enforcement   USMAN Alkali Baba, inspector-general of police, IGP, has expressed dismay at the flagrant violation of the approved Nigeria... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 133 times

Tags: Usman Alkali Baba, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi,

Ondo govt executing 40 road projects in Akure — Commissioner

THE Ondo State Commissioner for Infrastructure, Lands and Housing, Mr Raimi Aminu, says the state government is executing over 40 roads projects in Akure metropolis. Aminu, who... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Mr Raimi Aminu, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu,

Power outages hit water availability as supply drops to 30m litres a day in Bauchi

POWER outages currently being experienced nationwide have reduced available potable water in Bauchi State from 60 million litres per day to 30 million litres per day. Even... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 108 times

Tags: Alhaji Aminu Gital, Bauchi State Water and Sewerage Corporation

Tambuwal reiterates commitment to flush out bandits, informants

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Thursday reiterated determination to flush out all bandits and their informants in some communities of the state. In a statement... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Garba Moyi, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal,

Tinubu, most qualified candidate for Nigerian presidency – Arewa group

A frontline coalition of 37 groups, Arewa Organisations Movement for Asiwaju, has said Chief Bola Tinubu remains the most qualified candidate to emerge as the President... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Hajiya Dada, Musa Yaradua, Muhammad Kabir Usman, Aminu Bello Masari, Bola Tinubu, Abu Ibrahim

IGP Usman Baba mourns DIG Joseph Egbunike

By Christabel Ejenike THE Inspector General of Police, Usman Akali Baba has mourned the death of DIG Joseph Obiajulu Egbunike who died on Tuesday in Abuja.   A statement by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: DIG Joseph Obiajulu Egbunike, Usman Akali Baba,

Royal wedding: Oluwo of Iwo set to marry Kano princess

ALL is set in Kano for the wedding ceremony of the Oluwo of Iwo land, Oba Abdulrosheed Adewale Akanbi (Telu 1) and Kano Princess, Firdaus Abdullahi. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 116 times

Tags: Firdaus Abdullahi, Aminu Ado Bayero, Abdulrosheed Adewale Akanbi

DIG Egbunike dies in Abuja

JOSEPH Egbunike, the Deputy Inspector General of Police in charge of the Force Criminal Investigations Department,  is dead. A police officer, who preferred anonymity, told our correspondent... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Hushpuppi, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, Ramon Abbas, Joseph Egbunike, Usman Alkali Baba, Abba Kyari

Gov. Tambuwal lauds FG over Ukraine evacuation, tackling insecurity

GOV. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state has commended the Federal Government for its sustained efforts in rescuing and bringing back Nigerians, especially students trapped in war-hit... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Geoffrey Onyema, Aminu Tambuwal

IGP orders evacuation of accident vehicles/unregistered exhibits from police stations

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has ordered the immediate evacuation of all impounded, accidented and unregistered exhibit vehicles from Police Stations nationwide. The order... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Usman Alkali Baba, Olumuyiwa Adejobi,

FG will continue to support investment in manufacturing sector – Minister

THE Minister of Trade, Industry and Investment, Richard Adebayo, on Tuesday said the Federal Government would continue to support investments in the manufacturing sector of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 94 times

Tags: Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero,, Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje, Richard Adebayo, Nutrik-Dansa, Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote,

Tambuwal appoints Acting Clerk for Sokoto State Assembly

THE Sokoto State House of Assembly has received Gov. Aminu Tambuwal’s notification letter for the appointment of Alhaji Bello Tambuwal, the Deputy Clerk of the Assembly... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 116 times

Tags: Alhaji Abdurrazak Shehu, Alhaji Aminu Achida, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal, Alhaji Bello Tambuwal,

Bauchi State Govt. to marry off 100 repentant commercial sex workers — Perm. Sec.

THE Bauchi State Government has pledged to marry off at least 100 repentant commercialsex workers who indicated interest and presented themselves to the state’s Hisbah Department. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Gov. Bala Mohammed, Alhaji Aminu Balarabe-Isah, Miss Maryam David, National Directorate of Employment,

Ganduje unveils logo of Dala Inland Dry Port

ABDULLAHI Ganduje of Kano State on Monday, in Abuja unveiled the logo for the Dala Inland Dry Port, IDP.   Ganduje said at the event that the state... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Abubakar Bawuro, Alhaji Aminu Ado-Bayero,  Emmanuel Jime, Adeniyi Adebayo, Margaret Ajani, Abdullahi Ganduje, Rotimi Amaechi

Polytechnics principal officers decry non-compliance with polytechnic amendment act

THE Chairmen of Committee of Federal Polytechnic Rectors and Principal Officers have decried the non-compliance with polytechnic amendment act 2019, saying it is a major threat... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Baba Danjuma, Lawal Hafiz

Dress Code: Nigeria Police adopt, approve Police women dress code

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has approved a new and improved dress code for Women Officers, which permits them to wear stud earrings,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Usman Alkali Baba

Alleged defilement: We were acting movie script – Baba Ijesha

NOLLYWOOD actor, Olarewaju James, alias Baba Ijesha, on Friday testified before an Ikeja Special Offences Court that he was acting a script in the viral video... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Olarewaju James, Baba Ijesha, Dr Babajide Martins, Ms Damilola Adekoya,

I-G approves new dress code for female police officers

THE Inspector-General of Police (I-G), Mr Usman Baba, has approved a new and improved dress code for women police officers in the country.   The Acting Force Public... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Mr Usman Baba, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi,

Ondo State Govt. frowns at encroachments on Ikare, Owo, Akure roads, corridors

 Ondo State Government has called on residents, particularly in Owo, Ikare-Akoko, Oba-Ile and Akure, where it is expanding roads to stop encroaching on the Right-of-Way. Commissioner for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Engr. Raimi Aminu

Kebbi State begins fumigation against bird flu

KEBBI State Government has started fumigating strategic areas against bird flu (Avian Influenza) which was reported in some parts of the state. Commissioner for Animal Health, Husbandry... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 110 times

Tags: Alhaji Aminu Dandiga, Dr Ahmed Muhammad-Aliyu,

Police arrest 36 alleged terrorists, 388 suspected criminals

THE Police on Thursday said they have arrested 36 suspects in connection with terrorism and 388 others over alleged murder, armed robbery, kidnapping and cultism in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Mr Usman Baba,

Sokoto provides quality education for better future, tackle insecurity –Tambuwal

GOV. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State says his administration is providing quality education to prepare better future for the young generation and also tackle insecurity in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 96 times

Tags: Gov. Aminu Tambuwal,

2023: Nasarawa APC stakeholders sue for unity

STAKEHOLDERS of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Agunji electoral ward in Nasarawa state, have called for peace urging members to unite for the victory of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress,Gov. Abdullahi Sule, Sen. Godiya Akwashiki,Mr Ewuga Baba,Mr Muluku Agah,

Ganduje appoints Dantata, Dangote, AbdusSamad as ‘Zakkat’ commission members

Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje on Wednesday appointed Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, his uncle, Aminu Dantata, and Abdulsamad Rabi’u as members of the state Zakkat and Hubsi Commission. Zakkat, refers... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje, Aliko Dangote, Aminu Dantata, Abdulsamad Rabi’u, Dr Ibrahim Mu’azzam Maibushira,

Tambuwal reveals what PDP must do to win in 2023

AMINU Waziri Tambuwal, Governor of Sokoto State, has listed what the opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, must do if it were to wrest power from... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Bukola Saraki

2023 presidency: Group describes Tambuwal as best candidate

A sociopolitical group under the auspices of People’s Choice, has described Sokoto State Governor Aminu Tambuwal as the best candidate the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, can... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Alhaji Muhammad Abubakar, Aminu Tambuwal

Saraki says Nigeria needs competent leader to rescue the nation

ABUBAKAR Olusola Saraki, former Senate President, said Nigeria needs a competent leader to rescue it from its current emergency situation. Saraki, stated this through Emmanuel Agbo, Chairman... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Bello Aliyu Goronyo, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Emmanuel Agbo, Abubakar Olusola Saraki

4 civil servants fired in Kano for misconduct

THE Kano State Government has dismissed four staff members of the Bureau for Land Management for allegedly selling public landed properties. This is contained in a statement... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Baba Audu, Audu Aliyu, Abdullahi Idris, Abdulmuminu Usman-Magami, Muhammad Garba

Kano dismisses 4 civil servants over alleged misconduct

THE Kano State Government has dismissed four staff members of the Bureau for Land Management for allegedly selling public landed properties. This is contained in a  statement... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Mr Muhammad Garba, Mr Audu Aliyu, Baba Audu.

Buhari turns down governors’ plea to drop Adamu

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari yesterday insisted that former Nasarawa State Governor Abdullahi Adamu should become the next national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The President also... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 244 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress, President Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Abdullahi Adamu, Alhaji Atiku Bagudu, Kayode Fayemi, Aminu Masari, Nasir el-Rufai, Abubakar Badaru, Yahaya Bello, Hope Uzodinma, Gboyega

Air Peace to meet, resolve issues with Emir of Kano over missed flight

THE management of Air Peace has disclosed that it would meet with Aminu Ado Bayero, the Emir of Kano, and the Kano Emirate Council very soon in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Hadi Sirika, Muhammadu Buhari, Air Peace, Don Okere, Allen Onyema, Aminu Ado Bayero

APC governors say March 26 convention date remains sacrosanct

ATIKU Bagudu, the Chairman of the Progressive Governors’ Forum, PGF, and Governor of Kebbi State, has said the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, will not shift... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Nkem Okeke, Umar Ganduje, Sani Bello, Dapo Abiodun, Gboyega Oyetola, Hope Uzodinma, Yahaya Bello, Abubakar Badaru, Nasir el-Rufai, Aminu Masari, Kayode Fayemi, Atiku Bagudu, Muhammadu Buhari

Zamfara deputy governor impeached not for defecting – Jaji

AMINU Jaji, former member of the 8th House of Representatives, has debunked speculations that the former deputy governor of Zamfara State, Aliyu Gusau was impeached because... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Aliyu Gusau, Aminu Jaji

IGP receives international Bantamweight Champion, orders special promotion, monetary reward

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, on Monday February 28, 2022, met with Police Constable (PC), Mary Yetunde Aina, aka Iron Abbey, who won... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 114 times

Tags: Usman Alkali Baba, Mary Yetunde Aina, Olumuyiwa Adejobi,

Group demands investigation on attempted attack in southern Kaduna

A group, Zango Urban Development Association, ZUDA, has called on the authorities concerned to fish out the sponsors of attempted attacks on Hausa communities in Southern... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Malam Shehu Aminu,

Malami endorses APC factional chairman in Sokoto State

THE Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister for Justice, Mr Abubakar Malami (SAN), has endorsed factional Chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Sokoto State,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 104 times

Tags: Mr Abubakar Malami, Rep. Balarabe Salame, Alhaji Sa’idu Umar, Sen. Ibrahim Shekarau, Alhaji Aminu Manya,

Foundation worries over land degradation, calls for stakeholders’ collaboration

THE Nigeria Conservation Foundation (NCF) has expressed worry over land degradation and other natural resources, calling on relevant stakeholders support in addressing the menace in the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 130 times

Tags: Nigeria Conservation Foundation (NCF), Dr Muhtari Aminu-Kano,

Buhari, Gowon, governors hail Fayemi at book presentation

PRESIDENT Mohammadu Buhari on Thursday urged Nigerian leaders to endeavour to share their experiences and vision through published work and regularly engage in discussions that centre... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 99 times

Tags: President Mohammadu Buhari, Abubakar Atiku Bagudu, Aminu Tambuwal, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, Governors Babajide Sanwolu, AbdulRahman AbdulRasaq, Dapo Abiodun, Yemi Adamolekun IDEA, Prof Adebayo Olukoshi

Police partners Institute of Chartered Mediators and Conciliators on alternative dispute resolution

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, received the leadership of the Institute of Chartered Mediators and Conciliators, ICMC, led by its President, Agada John... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: Usman Alkali Baba, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, Agada John Elachi,

Police Constables to Inspectors to get new uniforms quarterly

The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Usman Baba, has ordered the immediate resuscitation of the quarterly issuance of  uniforms and other accoutrements to some cadres of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Usman Baba, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, Nigeria Police Force,

Ortom sues for lasting peace between Egba, Ologba clans in Agatu

GOV. Samuel Ortom of Benue has called for lasting peace betweem the Egba and Ologba clans in Agatu Local Government Area of the state. Ortom made the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Gov. Samuel Ortom, Chief Godwin Onah, Chief Baba Odangla, Benue State University (BSU), Prof. Armstrong Adejo, Dr John Elaigwu, Prof. James Ayaitse,

Yobe govt targets 3m persons under informal contributory healthcare scheme

 The Yobe Contributory Healthcare Management Agency on Tuesday said it was targeting no fewer than three million persons under its Informal Contributory Healthcare Programme. Dr Babagana Tijjani,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 106 times

Tags: Dr Babagana Tijjani, Alhaji Baba Shehu,

Matawalle battles 50 lawsuits over defection – Commissioner

A total of 50 lawsuits have been filled challenging the defection of Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara to the All Progressives Congress, APC. The State Attorney-General and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: APC, PDP, Junaidu Aminu, Gov. Bello Matawalle, Sen. Kabiru Marafa

Chief of Defence Staff seeks collaboration with stakeholders to stop oil theft, bunkering

THE Chief of Defence Staff, CDS, General Leo Irabor, has solicited sustainable collaboration among all stakeholders in the value chain of the oil and gas industry... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 116 times

Tags: NNPC, General Leo Irabor, Ahmed Abubakar, Alkali Baba, Governor Douye Diri, Ifeanyi Okowa, Governor Okezie Ikpeazu

ACF condoles with Sokoto govt., Sultanate over Magajin death

THE Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF has commiserated with the Sokoto State Government and the Sultanate over the death of Hassan Danbaba, the grandson of the late... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Arewa Consultative Forum, Muhammadu Sa`ad Abubakar, Mr Emmanuel Yawe Gov. Aminu Tambuwal, Sir Ahmadu Bello, Mr Emmanuel Yawe

Sultan confers meritorious awards to 2 corps members

TWO out of the 686 NYSC members who passed out in Sokoto State yesterday received the Sultan Meritorious Awards while six are to repeat their service... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 53 times

Tags: Muhammad Manir Dan’Iya, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Ajayi Adeola, Yabi Samson, Muhammad Nakamba, NYSC

Masari signs Executive Order on Security Challenge

GOV. Aminu Masari of Katsina State, has signed an Executive Order towards tacking Security Challenges in the state.Malam Yahaya Sirika, the state’s Commissioner for Information and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Gov. Aminu Masari, Malam Yahaya Sirika,

Katsina State gets new commissioner of police

USMAN Alkali Baba, Inspector-General of Police, IGP,  has ordered the posting of Commissioner of Police  Idrisu Dauda Dabban to Kastina State Command as the new commissioner... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Usman Alkali Baba, drisu Dauda Dabban

Assembly approves N45.2b proposed 2022 budget for LGAs in Sokoto

THE Sokoto State House of Assembly on Thursday approved N45.2 billion proposed in the 2022 budget for 23 Local Government Areas (LGAs) of the state. This development... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Alhaji Aminu Achida, Alhaji Habibu Modachi

Fire guts IBB varsity bus conveying students to NUGA

A commuter bus Ashok Leyland belonging to Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, IBBU, Lapai, was engulfed by fire on its way to Kogi State with some of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 151 times

Tags: Baba Akote, IBBU

DG justifies Tambuwal's absence at PDP Governors’ meeting

CID Maduabum, Director general of the Peoples Democratic Party Governors Forum, PDP-GF, yesterday explained the absence of forum’s chairman and Sokoto State governor, Hon Aminu Waziri... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Hassan Danbaba, Duoye Diri, Okezie Ikpeazu, Hassan Danbaba, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, CID Maduabum

Council Election: APC members protest imposition of candidate

SOME members of the All Progressive Congress, APC, from Daura Local Government Area, LGA, of Katsina, have protested against what they called “plans to impose another... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Aminu Masari, Ibrahim Suleiman, Shehu Audu

Abba Kyari blames IPOB, ESN for his travails

THE embattled Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari, has claimed that members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, and Eastern Security Network, ESN, are behind... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 440 times

Tags: Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, Muyiwa Adejobi, Abba Kyari, Joseph Egbunike, Usman Baba

Northern elders meet with Obasanjo ahead of 2023

AHEAD of the 2023 general election, convener of the Northern Elders Forum, NEF, Professor Ango Abdullahi, Tuesday evening, led some critical stakeholders of the group to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 113 times

Tags: Aminu Adam, Kehinde Akinyemi, Professor Ango Abdullahi, Olusegun Obasanjo

IGP, CJN solidify synergy for more effective criminal justice system.

USMAN Alkali Baba, inspector-general of police, IGP, and members of the Force Management Team, on Wednesday, February 16, paid a courtesy visit to Justice Ibrahim Tanko... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Usman Alkali Baba, Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad,

FG to promote digital innovation, entrepreneurship —Pantami

PROF. Isa Pantami, The Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, has said that the Federal Government will not relent in its efforts towards promoting digital innovation... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Aminu Masari Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates, Isa Pantami, Muhammadu Buhari

Abba Kyari: IGP orders closure of state intelligence units across Nigeria

THE Inspector-General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba, has reportedly ordered the closure of all satellite units of the Intelligence Response Team (IRT) and SpecialTactical Squad (STS)... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 111 times

Tags: CSL Olumuyiwa Adejobi, STS, Abba Kyari, IRT,Usman Alkali Baba,

NDLEA grills DCP Abba Kyari, 4 other collaborators, vows to prosecute indicted personnel

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on Tuesday commenced the grilling of Suspended IRT Commander, DCP Abba Kyari over his involvement in the Brazil-Ethiopia- Nigeria... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 121 times

Tags: NDLEA, DCP Abba Kyari, Usman Alkali Baba

Stakeholders urge private sector to invest in port health services

Some stakeholders in the health sector have called on the private sector to invest in the Nigerian Port Health services (PHS) unit of the Federal Ministry... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 101 times

Tags: Port Health services, Federal Ministry of the Health (FMOH), African Health Budget Network (AHBN), Dr Aminu Magashi, Integrated Training for Surveillance Officers in Nigeria (ITSON),

Insecurity: Katsina govt. bans activities of volunteer groups ‘Yan Sa Kai’ –official

THE Katsina State Government has announced a ban on the activities of security volunteer groups (Yan Sa Kai) across the state, with immediate effect, due to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 106 times

Tags: Gov. Aminu Masari, SP Gambo Isah, Nigeria Police Force, Alhaji Ibrahim Katsina

HURIWA demands arrest of Abba Kyari over NDLEA’s indictment

THE Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) on Monday urged the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Usman Baba to arrest the suspended Head of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, DCP Abba Kyari, NDLEA, Femi Babafemi, Usman Baba

Stakeholders urge FG to speed up local production of vaccines

Some stakeholders in the health sector, have called on the Federal Government to intensify efforts on local vaccines production in country. They said this on Monday in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 128 times

Tags: Dr Muhammad Gana, Dr Aminu Magashi, Dr Obi Adigwe, Hon. Muhammad Usman, Presidential Steering Committee (PSC), Prof. Oyewale Tomori,

IGP tasks strategic police managers on intelligence-driven policing, asset deployment

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has charged Strategic Police Managers of the Nigeria Police Force, including Deputy-Inspectors-General of Police, Assistant Inspectors-General of Police... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 122 times

Tags: IGP Usman Alkali Baba

MURIC urges Usman Baba to look into case of police corporal with PhD

NNAJI Ebenezer Chibueze, a police corporal, is still in the same rank three years after bagging his doctorate degree. His attempts at regularising his rank with... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 149 times

Tags: NNAJI Ebenezer Chibueze, ESUT, MURIC, Usman Alkali Baba,

2023 presidency: Tambuwal, Bafarawa, Shagari meet Makarfi

AS permutations and consultations towards the 2023 general election gather momentum, Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State, former governor of the state Attahiru Bafarawa, former... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 108 times

Tags: Goodluck Jonathan, Muhammadu Buhari, Prof Mahmood Yakubu, Goodluck Jonathan, Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi, Mukhtar Shagari, Attahiru Bafarawa, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal

CJN performs groundbreaking ceremony for National Industrial Court in Bauchi

JUSTICE Ibrahim Muhammad, the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, on Thursday, laid the foundation blocks for the construction of the National Industrial Court of Nigeria, NICN,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Alhaji Baba Tela, Ibrahim Muhammad, Bala Mohammed

APC, PDP, others sign peace agreement over FCT polls

AHEAD of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Area Council election, the leadership and candidates of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, and the main opposition Peoples... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Mohammed Bello, Basil Idigwu, Usman Usman Alkali-Baba, Mahmood Yakubu

Emir of Kano unveils youth, women political inclusion campaign

ALHAJI Aminu Ado-Bayero, the Emir of Kano, In Wednesday unveiled a  “We-You Pro campaign on Youths and Women inclusion in Politics.   The News Agency of Nigeria, NAN,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Malam Abbas Ibrahim, Malam Salisu Umar, Ene Obi, Alhaji Habibu Dankadai, Alhaji Aminu Ado-Bayero

Alma mater: Don offer testimonial teachings to secondary school

PROF. Abdullahi Baba-Alafara, a former Head of the Department of Industrial Chemistry, University of Ilorin, has introduced testimonial teaching at his alma mater, Mount Carmel College,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Raphael Adebayo, Taofiq Lawal, Abdulateef Bako, Rasaq Adisa, Abdullahi Baba-Alafara

I’ll use modern technology to re-secure Nigeria, says Tambuwal

GOV. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state and People’s Democratic Party, PDP, presidential aspirant has promised to use modern technology to re-secure Nigeria if elected. He stated this... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Usman Bello-Suru, Attahiru Bafarawa, Bello Haliru, Aminu Tambuwal

FG recruits 40, 000 police officers in 4years, says Buhari

THE Federal Government says it had recruited 40, 000 police officers in the past four years, in an effort to re-energize and improve the personnel of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Udom Emmanuel, Kayode Fayemi, Usman Alkali Baba, Yemi Osinbajo, Maigari Dingyadi, Muhammadu Buhari

PHCDA targets 15,000 people for daily COVID-19 vaccines in Sokoto

FIFTEEN thousand persons are expected to be vaccinated against COVID-19 daily in Sokoto state, based on the national projection target set out in the COVID-19 vaccination... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 150 times

Tags: Eduardo Celades, Alex Chimbaru, Aminu Tambuwal, Dr Faisal Shu’aibu, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar

2023: Tambuwal expresses optimism over PDP's victory in Zamfara, Nigeria

GOVERNOR Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State has reiterated that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, will regain its pride of place in Nigeria and Zamfara state... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Bala Mande, Mahdi Aliyu Gusau, Mukhtar Shagari, Bello Suleiman, Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa, Mahdi Aliyu Gusau, Muhammad Bello, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal

Cannibalism: Zamfara court adjourns case, remands suspects

A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Gusau on Tuesday adjourned the case against Abdulshakur Tukur and four others, allegedly found in possession of human parts, to  March... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Abdulshakur Tukur, Ali Aliyu, Aminu Baba, Nura Usman, SP Muhammed Jafar, Department of Public Prosecution, Sa’ad Garba

Sokoto Assembly okays 42km road network linking 9 villages

THE Sokoto State House of Assembly has adopted a motion for the construction of a 42-kilometre road network linking nine villages in Yabo local government area... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Alhaji Aminu Achida, Alhaji Abubakar Shehu, Alhaji Atiku Liman

Deputy governor receives impeachment notice

Zamfara State House of Assembly has served an impeachment notice on the deputy governor, Alhaji Mahdi Aliyu Gusau. Addressing newsmen in Gusau, the chairman of the House... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa, Muhammadu Buhari, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Mahadi Aliyu Gusau, Shamsu Haske, Alhaji Mahdi Aliyu Gusau

2023 Presidency: Zamfara PDP pledges support for Tambuwal’s ambition

ZAMFARA state chapter of the People’s Democratic Party has endorsed the Presidential ambition of Sokoto state Governor, Aminu Tambuwal.  Governor Tambuwal who visited the state earlier today... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 103 times

Tags: PDP, Col. Bala Mande, Governor Aminu Tambuwal, Mahdi Aliyu Gasau

Tambuwal pays visit to Zamfara PDP leaders, consults stakeholders

AMINU Waziri Tambuwal, the Governor of Sokoto state, has paid a consultative visit to leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Zamfara state.  Tambuwal, who is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 181 times

Tags: Mahdi Aliyu Gasau, AMINU Waziri Tambuwal

Popular Kannywood actress sent to prison without option of fine

A magistrate’s court sitting at Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport has sentenced ex-Kannywood actress, Sadiya Haruna, to six months in prison without an option of fine. She... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 59 times

Tags: Isa A. Isa, Sadiya Haruna, Mallam Aminu Kano

Maigari Dingyadi emphasizes on transparency among Police committee

MUHAMMAD Maigari Dingyadi, minister of police affairs, has charged members of the Police Public Complaints Committee, PPCC, to be transparent to convince Nigerians that their grievances... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Bolarinde Omoluabi, Kaaze Aaron Doorumum, Bunmi Ogunowo, Olusola Ruth, Abdul Kadir Mohammed Ahmed, Aminu Tambuwal, Muhammad Maigari Dingyadi, NPF

Suspense as APC, PDP governors meet in Lagos

A handful of serving governors from the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), former governors mainly from the southern part of the country... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 117 times

Tags: Kayode Fayemi, Ibikunle Amosun, Olusegun Osoba, David Umahi, Professor Babagana Zulum, Atiku Bagudu, Aminu Tambuwal,

Jigawa federal lawmaker empowers 20 PWDs with tricycles, lays foundation for maternity ward

MAGAJI Da’u (APC Birnin Kudu/Buji Federal Constituency) in Jigawa, has distributed tricycles to 20 Persons With Disabilities, PWDs, in his constituency, to enable them move around... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Malam Umar Namadi,  Muhammad Badaru, Abdullahi Muhammad, Sale Baba, MAGAJI Da’u

Terrorists attack, kill 17 in Katsina

SUSPECTED gunmen believed to be bandits have attacked Karfi ward in Malumfashi local government area of Katsina State where the hoodlums killed no fewer than 17... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 125 times

Tags: Aminu Ibrahim Saidu

Act fast, our lives are in danger, Aregbesola’s loyalists cry out to IGP

Members of the All Progressive Congress, APC, in Osun state loyal Rauf Aregbesola, to former governor and minister of interior, have cried out that their lives are... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Usman Alkali Baba, Rasaq Salinsile, Rauf Aregbesola, Adegboyega Oyetola

Salinsile-led APC faction calls for redeployment of state CP

FACTIONAL All Progressives Congress, APC, under the chairmanship of Rasaq Salinsile has called on Usman Baba Alkali, the Inspector General of Police, to urgently deploy Wale... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 144 times

Tags: Gboyega Oyetola, Wale Olokode, Usman Baba Alkali, Rasaq Salinsile

Smugglers aiding bandits in Katsina, says customs service

 THE Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) in Katsina State says smugglers are aiding bandits and sabotaging the fight against insecurity. Wada Chedi, Comptroller of the NCS in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Gov. Aminu Masari, Dr Mustapha Inuwa,

Families of arrested BDC operators send message to Buhari for action

AGGRIEVED family members of the 45 Bureau De Change, BDC, operators from Kano who were arrested 11 months ago have called on the federal government to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Mansur Muhammad Usman, Yazid Muhammad Usman, Nasiba Gwani Lawi, Daily Trust, Muhammad Lawan Sani, Ibrahim Shani, Auwal Fagge, Yusuf Ali Yusuf, Baba Usaini, Abubakar Yellow, Aminu Ado Bayero

Investigate Atiku now over allegation of threats to life by wife — HURIWA

HUMAN Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has called on the Inspector-General of Police, Alhaji Usman Alkali Baba, to diligently investigate allegations of threats to life... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Alhaji Usman Alkali Baba, Alhaji  Atiku Abubakar, Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko, HURIWA

Baba Ahmed gives reasons for Kaduna governorship quest

YUSUF Datti Baba-Ahmed was once a presidential aspirant under the leading opposition party, PDP, and also served in the two houses of the National Assembly. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Yusuf Datti Baba-Ahmed

Teacher tortures almajiri to death, hurriedly buries corpse - Police

...Exhume corpse, Kano govt tells police AN 18-year-old boy, Abdulladif Musa (teacher) has allegedly tortured a 22-year-old man, Aminu Ado, an almajiri, to death and hurriedly buried... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Abdulladif Musa, Musa Sufiyanu, Aminu Ado, Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa

BudgIT co-founder suggests ₦10 billion crowdfunding for Peter Obi's presidential campaign

SEUN Onigbide, the co-founder and CEO of BudgIT, a Nigerian civic tech organization, has suggested raising ₦10 billion through crowdfunding for the presidential campaign of former... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Seun Onigbide, Atiku Abubakar, governor Bala Mohammed, CEO of BudgIT, Peter Obi, PDP, Aminu Tambuwal, Bukola Saraki

Lamido canvases for Tambuwal, advises against zoning

SULE Lamido, former Jigawa State governor, has appealed to political stakeholders across the country to avoid the issue of zoning as a criterion for leadership selection... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Aminu Musa Koko, Sarkin-Yaki Bello, Bello Suleiman, Mahdi Aliyu Gusau, Mukhtar Shagari, Bello Muhammad, Attahiru Dalhatu Bafarawa, Muhammad Bello, Sule Lamido, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal

Assembly confirms Tambuwal’s 2 Commissioner nominees

THE Sokoto State House of Assembly has confirmed the appointment of Gov. Aminu Tambuwal two Commissioner nominees as members of the state Executive Council. This followed the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Akibu Dalhatu, Dahiru Yabo, Malami Basakkwace, Aminu Tambuwal

Bauchi gov. warns officials against financial misconduct

GOV. Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State has warned government officials against financial misconduct to encourage accountability and good governance in the state. Mohammed gave the warning at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Gov. Bala Mohammed, Alhaji Baba Tela, Dugge Management Services Ltd., Alhaji Ibrahim Kashim.

Over 90% applicants fail police recruitment exam - PSC

THE Police Service Commission, PSC says over 90 percent of the applicants seeking recruitment into the Nigeria Police Force have consistently failed to score up to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Police Service Commission, Hajiya Hawa Komo, Alhaji Musa Baba, Nigeria Police Force, Alhaji Atiku Bagudu,

Bauchi agency procures N1.2bn water chemicals

THE Bauchi State Urban Water and Sewerage Corporation (BSUWSC) has procured N1.2 billion worth of water treatment chemicals to enhance the consumption of safe and clean... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Mr Aminu Gital, BSUWSC,

Governor Tambuwal joins 2023 race, formally declares for presidency

AMINU Tambuwal, the Sokoto state governor, has declared his intention to run for the highest political office, the presidency, in Nigeria come 2023. Mr Tambuwal would be... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 109 times

Tags: AMINU Tambuwal, PDP, vice-President Atiku Abubakar, Gov Mohammed Bala, Dele Momodu,

Muazu Magaji's loyalists storm Kano court over court's verdict

SEVERAL youths have stormed the Kano Magistrate’s court premises in Nomansland, where the case of Muazu Magaji, the former commissioner of Works, is taking place.   The youth... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, Aminu Gabari, Muazu Magaji

Ganduje’s critic, Mu’azu Magaji goes to prison

A Magistrate’s Court sitting at Nomansland area of Kano, has remanded Mu’azu Magaji, a former Kano state commissioner for Works and Infrastructure, at a correctional centre... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Gazzali Ahmad, Aminu Gabari, Daily Trust, Mu’azu Magaji, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje

2023 presidency: Tricky storms before Atiku

IS 2023 the 11th hour for Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the 11th Vice President of Nigeria, to become the president of the most populous black nation in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 114 times

Tags: Paul Ibe, Kassim Afegbua, Goodluck Jonathan, Daily Trust, Baba Gana Kingibe, Olusegun Obasanjo, Raymond Dokpesi, Atiku Abubakar

2023: Sen. Baba-Ahmed takes a shot at Kaduna Governorship seat

SEN. Datti Baba-Ahmed on Sunday declared interest to vie for the Governorship seat of Kaduna State, under the platform of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) during... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Sen. Datti Baba-Ahmed, PDP

2023: Sen. Baba-Ahmed declares interest in Kaduna governorship seat

SENATOR Datti Baba-Ahmed on Sunday declared interest to vie for the Governorship Seat of Kaduna State, under the platform of the Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP, during... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 181 times

Tags: Hassan Hyat, Datti Baba-Ahmed

Insecurity: Masari meets the VP, makes admittance

ABDULMUMINU Kabir Usman, the Emir of Katsina, has told Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Vice President, that he and Governor Aminu Masari do not sleep with their two... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Dahiru Mangal, Aminu Masari, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Abdulmuminu Kabir Usman

Benefits to come soon from governor Tambuwal's visit to AfDB

SOKOTO state will in no distant future benefit from the African Development Bank, AfDB, $20 billion DESERT TO POWER initiative intended to provide on-grid and off-grid... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 107 times

Tags: Dr. Muhammad Ali Inname, Professor Abdulkadir Junaidu, Muhammad Ali Inname, Honourable Abdussamad Dasuki, Bashir Garba, Professors Abdulkadir Junaidu, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Akinwunmi Adesina

Interview: How Ango Abdullahi became ABU's VC at 40

Professor Ango Abdullahi is the chairman of the Northern Elders Forum, NEF. The onetime vice chancellor of the Ahmadu Bello University, ABU, Zaria, and former special... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 197 times

Tags: Malam Ahmed Jema, Professor Alazi, Mallam Yaro Zaidu, Mohammed Lawani, Mallam Aminu Kano, S.N. Akintola, Ango Abdullahi, Olusegun Obasanjo

2023 presidency: What Bauchi governor said about Atiku

GOVERNOR Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State says Atiku Abubakar, former vice-president is qualified to be president, but age is not on his side. Although Atiku. 75, is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 124 times

Tags: Aminu Tambuwal, Adamu Gumba, Raymond Dokpesi, Atiku Abubakar, Bala Mohammed

Abba Kyari makes first public appearance at IGP Alkali’s son’s wedding

THE suspended erstwhile head of the Inspector General of Police Intelligence Response Team, Abba Kyari, yesterday graced the wedding Fatiha of Maina Alkali, the son of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 162 times

Tags: Kashim Shettima, Abba Kyari, Aminu Ahmed, Aliko Dangote, Governor Babagana Zulum, Usman Alkali Baba.

Senator petitions IGP over unlawful torture, murder by police

THE lawmaker representing the Benue South Senatorial District, Abah Moro, has petitioned the Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba, over the killing of one Shedrack Ochoche who... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 140 times

Tags: Usman Alkali Baba, Shedrack Ochoche, Abah Moro, Madam Pimpim.

Health: 987,635 persons in Bauchi LGCs have received treatment from NTDs

SANUSI Ishaku, Data Officer, Neglected Tropical  Diseases, NTD, Unit, has said that 987,635 persons in five local government councils, LGCs, of Bauchi were treated of various... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 144 times

Tags: Hashim Dori, Nasiru Baba, Hauwa Abubakar, Dr Rilwanu  Mohammed, Sanusi Ishaku

Muaz Magaji gets into trouble over a social media picture

A lawyer has attributed the arrest and detention of Muaz Magaji, a former commissioner of works in the state, to an alleged defamatory picture he posted... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 183 times

Tags: Ibrahim Shekarau, APC, Salahudeen Dalhatu, Abdul Abdul, Daily Trust, Aminu Gabari, Adekunle Taiye Falola, Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa, Muaz Magaji, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje

Atiku, Masari, others attend wedding of Max Air founder’s son

POLITICIANS across party affiliations assembled at Abi Talib Central Mosque in Maitama, Abuja yesterday where Shamsudeen Mangal, Dahiru Mangal, Katsina born business mogul's son, got married... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 359 times

Tags: Bukola SarakiRochas Okorocha, Ahmad Lawal, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Sheik Abdullahi Bala Kau, Aminu Masari, APC, Mai Mala Buni, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, Atiku Abubakar, Max Air Limited, Afdin Group, Habeeb

Network urges FG to implement RMNCAEH+N COVID-19 Response Plan

AFRICA Health Budget Network (AHBN) has urged Federal Government to implement the Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child, Adolescent and Elderly Health Plus Nutrition (RMNCAEH+N) COVID-19 Response Continuity... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 109 times

Tags: Africa Health Budget Network, Dr Aminu Magashi,

Police Helicopter in controlled safe-landing in Bauchi

THE Nigeria Police Helicopter, Bell 429 5NMDA, flying from Abuja to Bauchi on Tuesday, January 26, 2022, was involved in a controlled safe landing at the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa International Airport, IGP Usman Alkali Baba

PSC insists on fresh investigation, rejects report on Abba Kyari

THE Police Service Commission, PSC, has rejected the report of the panel that investigated the alleged connection between the suspended DCP Abba Kyari, the former head... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 138 times

Tags: Frank Mba, FBI, Leadership, Abubakar Malami, Usman Baba, Hushpuppi, Abbas Ramon, Abba Kyari, Police Service Commission

Emefiele To Manufacturers: Reduce Prices of Building Materials

THE Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, has pledged the Bank’s support for the manufacturing sector in Nigeria and pushed for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 137 times

Tags: CBN, Godwin Emefiele, Engr. Yusuf Binji,, BUA, Hon. Aminu Tambuwal, Alhaji Lawal Bello

Police speaks on its troubled helicopter

...clarifies aircraft did not crash landing  THE Nigeria Police Helicopter, Bell 429 5NMDA, flying from Abuja to Bauchi on Tuesday, January 26, was involved in a controlled... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 157 times

Tags: Nigeria Police Helicopter, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, Abubakar Tafawa Balewa International Airport,

Buhari promises Nigerians victory over evil

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed confidence that Nigeria will win the battle over evil. Buhari said this when he visited the palace of Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammad... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 133 times

Tags: Aminu Tambuwal, BUA Group, Daily Trust, Muhammadu Buhari, Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III

Buhari cancels visit to Zamfara over poor weather

President Muhammadu Buhari has cancelled his scheduled visit to Zamfara state, citing poor weather condition. Governor Bello Matawalle announced this on Thursday, saying the President, who was... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 128 times

Tags: Max Air, Alhaji Dahiru Bara’u Mangal, Alhaji AbdulSamad Rabi'u, Godwin Emefele, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, BUA Group, Bello Matawalle, Muhammadu Buhari

2023: Masari urges APC leaders in Katsina to close ranks

GOV. Aminu Masari of Katsina State has called on All Progressives Congress (APC) leaders and supporters in the state to put their house in order so... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 111 times

Tags: APC, GOV. Aminu Masari,

Killed police officer's family seeks IGP intervention

THE family of slain Inspector Michael Adama has called on Alkali Baba, the inspector-general of police, IGP to investigate the murder of their son, who was... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: Dennis Ewaoche, Leadership, Alkali Baba, Michael Adama

How Gov. Wike destroyed illegal bunkering, refineries in River state

By Elizabeth Chukwuma THE greedy oil dealers in the oil-rich rivers state will not understand how their business empire of owning several artisanal refineries crumbled like a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 192 times

Tags: NSCDC, Godswell Akpbabio, Nyesom Wike, Goodluck Jonathan, Usman Alkali Baba, Rotimi Amaechi,

AIG Zone 5 tasks newly promoted officers on professionalism

The Assistant Inspector General (AIG) of Police, Zone 5, Lawan Jimeta, on Tuesday tasked newly promoted officers in the zone on professionalism and commitment to efficient... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Lawan Jimeta, Alkali Baba, Charles Dike,

Kano Judiciary disposes 10,507 out of 28,550 cases in 2020/2021 legal year – CJ

THE Kano State judiciary disposed of 10, 5o7 out of the 28, 550 cases in the outgone 2020/2021 Legal Year, the Chief Judge, Justice Nura Sagir-Umar... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Justice Nura Sagir-Umar, Musa Abdullahi-Lawan, Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje, Mr Aminu Gadanya

2023: We did not endorse any presidential aspirant — Miyetti Allah

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), says it has not endorsed any presidential aspirant for the 2023 General Elections. The National Secretary of MACBAN,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 122 times

Tags: Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), Miyetti Allah, Alhaji Baba Ngelzarma, All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Teachers strike: Abuja primary schools shut down again

PRIMARY schools teachers in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, have begun an indefinite strike on Wednesday over some pending arrears with area councils in the territory. Ameh... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 114 times

Tags: Philip Aduda, Ameh Baba, National Union of Teachers

Zone presidency to north and experience mass defection - Group warns PDP

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) risks mass defections if it fails to zone the 2023 presidency to Southern Nigeria, a group, Vanguard for Justice, has warned.  The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 125 times

Tags: Vanguard for Justice, Governor Babangida Aliyu, Peoples Democratic Party, Emmanuel Nduka, President Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Nyesom Wike, Governor Aminu Tambuwal

Dogara deny's suspension of traditional title

FORMER Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has expressed doubt over the purported suspension of his traditional title, saying the palace has yet to serve him... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 173 times

Tags: Yakubu Dogara, Baba Peter Gonto,

2023: We did not endorse any presidential aspirant — Miyetti Allah

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), says it has not endorsed any presidential aspirant for the 2023 General Elections. The National Secretary of MACBAN,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 114 times

Tags: , Alhaji Baba Ngelzarma,

Osinbajo: Your Loyalty Will Be Tested

By Kazeem Akintunde   MY first encounter with Professor Yemi Osinbajo was in 1999 when he became the Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice in Lagos State. He had... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 245 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Bukola Saraki, Abdul Azziz Yari, Aminu Tambuawal, Aliyu Wamakko, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Ahmed Mohammed, Eberechukwu Eli Dibia, Senator Babafemi Ojudu, Professor Yemi Osinbajo

2023: Wike not in support of Atiku, Saraki, courts five Govs

AS the 2023 presidential race gathers momentum, Nyesom Wike, Rivers State Governor, is all out to edge out Atiku Abubakar, former Vice President, erstwhile Bukola Saraki,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Aminu Hayatu, Kassim Afegbua, Yusuph Olaniyonu, DAAR Communications, Raymond Dokpesi, Darius Ishaku, Aminu Tambuwal, Seyi Makinde, Nyesom Wike, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Godwin Obaseki, Ifeanyi Okowa, Samuel

IGP orders posting of Abiodun Alabi as new Lagos CP

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has ordered the posting of CP Alabi Sylvester Abiodun to Lagos State Police Command as the new Commissioner... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 204 times

Tags: IGP Usman Alkali Baba, CP Alabi Sylvester Abiodun, CP Haruna Gabriel Garba and CP Tajudeen Akinwale Abass

Abiodun Alabi replaces Odumosu as new Commissioner of Police, Lagos

THE Inspector-General of Police, Alkali Usman Baba has appointed a new Commissioner of Police for Lagos State. The new CP is Mr Abiodun Alabi. This followed the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 185 times

Tags: Alkali Usman Baba, Inspector-General of Police, CP is Abiodun Alabi, Hakeem Odumosu

New commissioner of police appointed for Lagos

AALKALI Usman Baba, the Inspector-General of Police, has appointed Abiodun Alabi to take over from Hakeem Odumosu as the new Lagos State Commissioner of Police. This is... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 166 times

Tags: National Defence College, University of Lagos, Obafemi Awolowo University, Hakeem Odumosu, Alkali Usman Baba, Abiodun Alabi

Increase fuel price and expect uprising worse than #EndSARS - Abdulsalami to FG

NIGERIA'S former Head of State, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar (rtd), has warned that the soaring hardship in the country might result into another nationwide conflagration, worse than... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 191 times

Tags: Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar, Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, Governor Babagana Zulum, National Bureau of Statistics, Baba-Ahmed, Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar III, Nigeria Supreme Council of Islamic

2023: PDP stakeholders disagree over choice of candidate

PROXY war among contenders for the 2023 presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is gathering steam, it was learnt yesterday. Those who have signified interest... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 116 times

Tags: President Olusegun Obasanjo, Dr. Rufus Omeire, Segun Sowunmi, Dele Momodu, Mazi Sam Ohuabunwa, Governor Rabiu Kwankwaso, Vice President Atiku Abubakar, Pius Anyim, Bukola Saraki, Aminu Tambuwal, Bala

Nigeria is at crossroads – Abdulsalami Abubakar

…Dialogue, way out of our woes- Sultan …Lack of quality education affecting Northern Nigeria- Zulum …90 per cent of governors have no business being in power- Baba-Ahmed NIGERIA is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 280 times

Tags: Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar, Baba-Ahmed,

Agric ministry tasks youths on fish farming

 THE Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD) Gombe State office, has urged youths in the state to harness the potential in fish farming to... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 59 times

Tags: Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development Baba-Gabriel Yila,(FMARD),

Anyim commiserates with Gov Tambuwal over elder brother's death

FRONTLINE 2023 presidential aspirant, Senator Anyim Pius Anyim has condoled with the Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal over the death of his elder brother, Alhaji... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 107 times

Tags: Senator Anyim Pius Anyim, Governor Aminu Tambuwal, Bello Tambuwal

Reveal policemen who invaded Imo church HURIWA tells IG

THE Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) on Wednesday charged the Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba, to make public the findings of the police panel... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 94 times

Tags: Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, Emmanuel Onwubiko, Rochas Okorocha, Usman Baba, Uche Nwosu,

Police top brass to converge in Akwa Ibom over insecurity

AS part of efforts towards tackling security challenges in the country, the Nigerian Police High Command led by the Inspector General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 94 times

Tags: CP Frank Mba, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, Police, DIGs, Udom Emmanuel

NPF partners Akwa Ibom State Government, as IGP convenes conference, retreat for DIGs, AIGs, CPs in Uyo

THE Inspector General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, with the support of Gov. Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State, will on 7th and 8th February,... Read more

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Tags: IGP Usman Alkali Baba, Gov. Udom Emmanuel, DIGs, AIGs

NAPTIP hands over trafficked children to Sokoto govt.

The National Agency for Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), on Wednesday, handed over four trafficked children to the Sokoto state government. The Sokoto Zonal Commander of... Read more

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Tags: National Agency for Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), Mr Abubakar Bashiru, Governor, Hajia Mariya Tambuwal, Mariya Aminu Tambuwal Development Initiative (MTDI), Hajia Fatima Khalid,

CBN’s ABP boosting farmers capacity, says RIFAN president

THE President of Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN), Aminu Goronyo, has said that the Anchor Borrowers Programme (ABP) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)... Read more

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Buhari assures Nigerians of a drop in food price

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja urged Nigerians to exercise some patience as the growing food production in the country, especially expansion in rice farming, will... Read more

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Tags: Godwin Emefiele, Abubakar Badaru, David Umahi, Prof. Ben Ayade, Atiku Bagudu, Kayode Fayemi, Aminu Goronyo, Femi Adesina, Godwin Emefiele

Osinbajo’s Road to Abuja: The Untold Story

By Olawale Olaleye        SINCE  his emergence as Nigeria’s number-two citizen, different accounts had been flying around on how Professor Yemi Osinbajo, actually secured the coveted vice-presidential slot,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 144 times

Tags: Senator Ibikunle Amosun, Senator Tokunbo Afikuyom, Mr. Wale Edun, Mr. Dele Alake, Rauf Aregbesola, Adams Oshiomhole, Senator Olorunimbe Mamora, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola, Dr. Bukola Saraki, Aminu Tam

Rice pyramids: RIFAN to empower 1m farmers

The National President of Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) Alhaji Aminu Goronyo says association will empower one million farmers during the dry season farming to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: National President of Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN), Alhaji Aminu Goronyo, Godwin Emefiele, CBN,

Masari discloses the best leader for Nigeria

AMINU Bello Masari of Katsina State has said that Nigeria needed a determined and purposeful leader with the political will to finally rid the menace of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 126 times

Tags: Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu, Aminu Bello Masari, All Progressives Congress

2023: PDP Govs Meet In P/Harcourt Today

GOVERNORS who are members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are to meet today in Port Harcourt, Rivers State to strategise on how the party can... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Alhaji Oladimeji Agaka, Nyesom Wike, Cyril Maduabum, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal

2023: Lawmaker drums support for Sule

Mr Abdullahi Angibi, member representing Lafia Central Constituency at the Nasarawa State House of Assembly, has begged the people of the state to support Gov. Abdullahi... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 121 times

Tags: Alhaji Ahmadu Abdullahi, Ciroma Agyaragu, Dr Sunday Audu, Garkuwa Aygaragu, Malam Baba Palaru, Mr Abdullahi Angibi, Turaki Agyaragu, Malam Abdullahi Yahaya, Walin Agyaragu.

IGP decorates newly promoted DIGs, AIGs, CPs​

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Alkali Baba Usman, on Friday, January 14, 2022 decorated 25 newly promoted Senior Police Officers at the Goodluck Jonathan Peacekeeping Centre,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: CP Josephine Nneka Anyasinti, CP Haruna Gabriel Garba, IGP Alkali Baba Usman, Goodluck Jonathan, Frank Mba, Zaki Ahmed, Johnson Babatunde Kokumo

Prominent businessman with 3 wives confesses eating human parts

AMINU Baba, a prominent businessman dealing in cars and other vehicles at Aminchi Motors Gusau, Zamfara state, has opened up on his nefarious activities. Baba, who was arrested... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 117 times

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IGP decorates husband, wife as commissioners of police

THE inspector-general of police, IGP Usman Baba, has decorated Kehinde Longe and his wife, Yetunde Longe, as Commissioners of Police. The couple were among those promoted by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 124 times

Tags: IGP Usman Baba, Kehinde Longe, Yetunde Longe, Police

Tricycle owners association tender apology to Kaduna State Govt

THE Leadership fo the Tricycle Owners Association (KATOA) in Kaduna have tendered an apology to the Kaduna State Government over violation of tricycle restrictions by some... Read more

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No change in leadership of IPMAN’s national exco – Spokesman

THE Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) says there is no change of leadership in the association’s National Executive whose tenure will elapse on Dec.... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 146 times

Tags: Mr Abubakar Malami, Alhaji Danladi Pasali, Mr Chinedu Okoronkwo, Mr Usman Baba, Alhaji Yakubu Suleiman, Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria

FG orders closure of roads, Federal Secretariat to celebrate Armed Forces Day

THE Federal Government has ordered the closure of roads accessing Arcade, the phase I, II and III of the Federal Secretariat complexes and the Ministry of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 70 times

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Federal Allocation Can’t Sustain Police Trust Fund – IGP

THE Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba, says the Nigeria Police Trust Fund (NPTF) depends substantially on the revenue accruing from the Federation Account for the implementation... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 132 times

Tags: Muhammad Maigari Dingyadi, Usman Baba

APC Crisis: Twist As Tinubu, Fayemi Resolve To Work Together

AS the 2023 politicking gathers momentum, the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, and Governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Kayode Fayemi, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Aminu Bello Masari, Abdullah Umar Ganduje, Professor Babagana Zulum, Dave Umahi

2023 president: APC, PDP weigh options on zoning

THE two major political parties are grappling with the headache of where to zone the presidential ticket in next year’s election. There has been no direction yet... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 328 times

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Buhari inaugurates 200 operational vehicles for Nigeria Police

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday inaugurated over 200 Buffalo branded operational vehicles and other security hardware procured by the Federal Government, through the Nigeria Police Trust... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Usman Baba, Nigeria Police Trust Fund, Alhaji Muhammad Dingyadi, Mr Ahmad Sokoto

Land Dispute: Lagos family commends police fairness

THE Iposu Chieftancy family in Epe Division of Lagos State has commended the Police for displaying professionalism in restoring the family land at the T-Junction in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Usman Alkali Baba, Olaitan Sharafa, Iposu family

Terrorists are taking over our states Zulum, Matawalle cry out

BABAGANA Zulum of Borno State and Bello Matawalle, his Zamfara counterpart, have cried out that terrorists are overrunning their states. While Zulum said fighters of the Islamic... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 104 times

Tags: Garba Shehu, Sadiya Umar Farouk, Muhammadu Buhari, Usman Baba Alkali, Major General Babagana Monguno (rtd.), Major General Bashir Magashi (rtd), Gen. Lucky Irabor, Daily Trust , Maj.-Gen. Bernard Ony

COVID-19: stakeholders suggest sustainability of Presidential Steering Committee

STAKEHOLDERS in the fight against COVID-19, have suggested that the coordination structure under the Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) be sustained and strengthened. The stakeholders gave the suggestion... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 112 times

Tags: Dr Betta Edu, Dr. Aminu Magashi, Dr. Ibrahim Yahaya Oloriegbe, President Muhammadu Buhari

Matawalle raises alarm over bandits being released without charges

BELLO Mohammed Matawalle of Zamfara State has said part of the reason for the persistence of banditry is the non-punishment of the apprehended criminals, saying many... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Garba Shehu, Sadiya Umar Farouk, Maigari Dingyadi, Usman Baba Alkali, Major-General Babagana Munguno rtd, Major-General Bashir Salihi Magashi (rtd), BELLO Mohammed Matawall

Tambuwal has qualities and experience to be President, says Youth Initiative

THE Youth Initiative for Sustainable Leadership and Good Governance has called on Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State to contest the office of the President, noting... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 219 times

Tags: Governor Aminu Tambuwal, Prince Zayyanu Marafa, Ike Uche

‘Yahaya Bello, Nigerians’ obvious choice for 2023 Presidency’

PROF. Chris Mustapha Nwaokobia, the National Coordinator of a political group “Got Your Back Nigeria” has said Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state has the support... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: PDP, Atiku Abubakar, Aminu Tambuwal, Bukola Saraki, Bala Mohammed, Peter Obi, Sam Ohuabunwa, Goodluck Jonathan, Pius Anyim, Yahaya Bello

Sen. Anyim felicitates with Gov Tambuwal on his 56th birthday

THE Chieftain and Presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Sen. Anyim Pius Anyim, has felicitated with Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, on his 56th... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 86 times

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Malami’s many controversies

THE office of the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice is a creation of the 1999 Constitution under sections 150(1) & (2). The current... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 126 times

Tags: Abubakar Malami, Governor Olurotimi Akeredolu, President Muhammadu Buhari, Usman Baba Alkali.

Ex-President Jonathan felicitates Gov. Tambuwal at 56

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has felicitated Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on the occasion of his 56th birthday, describing him as a vibrant and dedicated... Read more

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Ex-President Jonathan felicitates Gov. Tambuwal at 56

FORMER President Goodluck Jonathan has felicitated Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on the occasion of his 56th birthday, describing him as a vibrant and dedicated... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 59 times

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Okowa felicitates Tambuwal at 56

GOV. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has congratulated his Sokoto State counterpart, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, on his 56th birth anniversary. Okowa’s felicitation is contained in a statement issued... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 147 times

Tags: Mr. Olisa Ifeajika, Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal

Traditional ruler charges community on unity, peaceful co-existence

LUKA Panya Baba, the Esu Karu in Nasarawa State, has urged Eggon Community has called on communities across the state to live in peace, unity and... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 147 times

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Gov. Tambuwal @ 56: PDP hails, calls him dynamic leader

THE People’s Democratic Party, PDP, has congratulated Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State,  the chairman of its Governors Forum, as he turns 56. The party described him... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 129 times

Tags: Hon. Debo Ologunagba, People’s Democratic Party, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal

Kano govt. set to conduct house-to-house vaccination against polio virus

THE Kano State Government says it will conduct a house-to-house vaccination against Circulating Vaccine Drive Polio Virus type 2, cVDPV2, across the 44 local government areas... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 95 times

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Kano govt. to conduct house-to-house vaccination against polio virus

THE Kano State Government says it will conduct a house-to-house vaccination against Circulating Vaccine Drive Polio Virus type 2 (cVDPV2), across the 44 local government areas... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Kano State Government, Aminu Tsanyawa, Vaccine Drive Polio Virus

New CP warns officers against extortion, sharp practices

EDWARD Egbuka, the new Kogi Commissioner of Police, CP,  has cautioned officers of the command against extortion and sharp practices. Ehbuka gave the warning when he addressed... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Gov. Yahaya Bello, Usman Baba, Divisional Police Officers, EDWARD Egbuka

3.6m children, 600,000 women to receive free medical services in Kano

KANO State Government is set to provide free health services to about 3.6 million children and 600,000 women during this year’s Maternal, Newborn and Child Health... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 113 times

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Council boss tasks women on entrepreneurial skills to make them self-reliant

BABA Shehu, the Chairman, Keffi Local Government Area of Nasarawa State,  has urged women and other Nigerians to embrace entrepreneurial skills to make them self-reliant. According to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 355 times

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New Provost assures improvement on institution’s academic records

PROF. Asabe Mohammed, the newly appointed provost of the Aminu Saleh College of Education, Azare, Bauchi State, says she is determined to improve on the academic... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 115 times

Tags: Bauchi State University, Gov. Bala Mohammed, News Agency of Nigeria, Dr. Abdullahi Mohammed, Suleiman Shehu, Prof Asabe Mohammed, Aminu Saleh College of Education

Dantata tasks northern elders on fixing Nigeria’s problems

A Kano-based business mogul, Alhaji Aminu Dantata, on Thursday urged the Northern Elders Forum to continue collaborating with governments and other stakeholders to address the problems... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Aminu Ado-Bayero, Alhaji Aminu Dantata, Prof. Ango Abdullahi

IGP meets with commandants of police colleges, training schools in Abuja

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Usman Baba Alkali, is holding a meeting with all the Commandants of Police Training Colleges and Training Schools in the country. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 135 times

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Insecurity wouldn’t disrupt education in Katsina, says commissioner

KATSINA State Government said on Wednesday that it will not allow insecurity or any pandemic to disrupt teaching and learning in the state, Malam Sani Danjuma, the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 129 times

Tags: Malam Sani Danjuma, Prof. Badamasi Lawal, Gov. Aminu Masari,

UNILORIN V-C commends FG over appointment of Issa as CMD

THE Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ilorin, Prof. Sulyman Abdulkareem, has commended the appointment of Prof. Baba Issa, as the pioneer Chief Medical Director (CMD) of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 145 times

Tags: CMD, Prof. Sulyman Abdulkareem, Prof. Baba Issa

4-year-old boy drowns in well in Kano State

A four-year-old boy drowned in a well at Dawanau Ilesha Nawawu in Dawakin Tofa Local Government Area in Kano State on Monday. Alhaji Saminu Abdullahi, spokesman of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Alhaji Saminu Abdullahi, Malam Musa Habibu, Aminu Sani-Sha’aibu, Dawakin Tofa Local Government Area, Kano State Fire Service,

Gov. Masari didn’t order arrest, detention of any journalist – Aide

GOV. Aminu Masari of Katsina State says he is unaware of the reported arrest and detention of any journalist. Masari also said that he did not ask... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 114 times

Tags: GOV. Aminu Masari, Alhaji Abdu Labaran, Nelson Omonu,

IGP investigates alleged extortion of N22m worth of bitcoin 

THE Nigeria Police Force has commenced investigations into the alleged professional misconduct, abuse of office and extortion of N22 million worth of Bitcoin from some citizens... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 187 times

Tags: DCP Olaolu Adegbite, Morakinyo Tobiloba Peter, Yusuf Samson Dayo, Usman Alkali Baba, Nwawe Cordelia, Force Criminal Investigations Department, FCID,

Usman submits probe panel report on Abba Kyari to PSC

Alkali Baba Usman, inspector-general of police, has submitted the probe panel report on suspended head of the Intelligence Response Team, Abba Kyari, to the Police Service... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 187 times

Tags: United States Federal Bureau of Investigations, FBI, Braimoh Adogame Austin, Andrew Innocenti, Chibuzo Vincent, Maigari Dingyadi, Abba Kyari, PSC, Police Service Commission, Alkali Baba Usman, inspec

Oyeyemi posted to Ondo State as new commissioner of police

....as  Bolaji Amidu Salami proceeds on retirement USMAN Alkali Baba, inspector-general of police, IGP, has ordered the immediate posting of Commissioner of Police Oyediran Adesoye Oyeyemi, to Ondo State... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 152 times

Tags: USMAN Alkali Baba, Police, Oyediran Adesoye Oyeyemi

Kano Trade Fair: Emir of Kano, others hail NCC’s consumer initiatives

... as Dabatta says commission is committed to consumer protection  THE Emir of Kano, Alh. Aminu Ado Bayero, influential individuals, who visited the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) pavilion... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 129 times

Tags: Aminu Ado Bayero, NCC, Kano Trade Fair

Tambuwal wants FG to declare state of emergency on banditry

GOV. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State says the declaration of a state of emergency on banditry would enable security operatives to access to clear bandits’ enclaves... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 348 times

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Sokoto Assembly passes N188.4bn appropriation bill for 2022

THE Sokoto State House of Assembly on Tuesday passed the 2022 appropriation bill of N188.4 billion for Gov. Aminu Tambuwal’s assent. This development followed the adoption of... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 121 times

Tags: Malami Basakkwace, Aminu Achida, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal

IGP appraises policing activities in 2021, sets agenda for 2022

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has ordered Commissioners of Police in the 36 States of the Federation and the Federal Capital Territory, FCT,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 103 times

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Drug Convict bags 7 months in correctional service

 A 39-year-old man, Sadiq Aminu, has been sentenced by a Federal High Court in Lagos, to seven months in a correctional service for drug trafficking. The defendant,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 94 times

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Ban on telecom services remains in 7 frontline LGAs, says Masari

KATSINA State Government says the suspension of telecom services remains effective in seven out of the 17 Local Government Areas (LGAs) earlier affected. This is disclosed in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Gov. Aminu Masari, Ban on telecom services,

How Fayemi revived Aminu Kano’s Talakawa politics in Kano

THE late sage of Talakawa politics, Mallam Aminu Kano,  is an enduring chapter in power game in Northern Nigeria. His signification and contributions to the processes and deals... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 110 times

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Alleged defilement: Court fixes Dec. 15 to rule on Baba Ijesha’s statement

JUSTICE Oluwatoyin Taiwo of an Ikeja Special Offences Court has fixed Dec. 15 to rule on the admissibility of the confessional statement of Nollywood actor Olanrewaju... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 138 times

Tags: Court, Olanrewaju James, Baba Ijesha

Sokoto assembly approves N3.27bn virement

SOKOTO State House of Assembly on Tuesday approved state government request for 3rd Quarter Capital and Recurrent Virement Warrant in the 2021 budget worth N3.27 billion. This followed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 135 times

Tags: SOKOTO State House of Assembly, APC, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal

AMCON is special animal created by FG to treat special problem – Justice Dimgba 

JUSTICE Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court Awka Division at the weekend rose in strong defense of the Federal Government of Nigeria led by President... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 6 months ago | seen 242 times

Tags: Ahmed Kuru, Aminu Ismail, JUSTICE Nnamdi Dimgba, AMCON,President Muhammadu Buhari,

AIG Garba Baba Umar emerges INTERPOL Vice President, Africa

THE Assistant Inspector General of Police, AIG Garba Baba Umar, the Head of INTERPOL National Central Bureau, NCB, Nigeria, has emerged the duly elected Vice President,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 144 times

Tags: AIG Garba Baba Umar, Police, INTERPOL

Nigeria suffering from crisis of governance –PDP Govs

CHAIRMAN of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors Forum, Aminu Tambuwal, has said Nigeria is suffering from a crisis of governance, hence the myriad of challenges confronting... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 154 times

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CBN, RIFAN launch loan recovery in Gombe

THE Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), in collaboration with Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN), Gombe state chapter, has launched a 2021 wet season farming recovery... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 6 months ago | seen 166 times

Tags: , Mohammed Auwal,Aminu Goronyo, Anchor Borrower Programme, Abdullahi Baba-Isa, CBN, Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria

Baba Ijesha facing another defilement allegation – police officer tells court

ASP Wahab Kareem on Friday told an Ikeja Special Offences Court that Nollywood actor Olanrewaju James alias “Baba Ijesha” was facing another allegation of child defilement. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Court, Baba Ijesha

Convention: PDP will come out strong to receive all willing to join – Tambuwal

THE Governor of Sokoto state and chairman of the PDP Governors’ Forum, Aminu Tambuwal, has said that the party would emerge strong from its national convention... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 150 times

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Anambra elections: IGP overhauls security landscape, deploys Egbunike to coordinate poll duties 

  USMAN Alkali Baba, inspector general of police, IGP, has ordered a major overhauling of the security landscape in Anambra State, ahead of the November 6,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 133 times

Tags:   USMAN Alkali Baba, Acting DIG Zaki Ahmed, Frank Mbah, Joseph Egbunike,

IGP deploys strategic commanders for Anambra governorship election

THE Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr Usman Baba, has ordered the deployment of selected strategic commanders to Anambra, ahead of the Nov. 6 governorship election in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 349 times

Tags: Usman Baba, INEC

Baba Ijesha: Minor was defiled, doctor tells court

A medical doctor, Dr Aniekan Makanjuola, on Thursday revealed before an Ikeja Special Offences Court how a minor (name withheld) was allegedly defiled by Nollywood actor,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 145 times

Tags: Court, Baba Ijesha

Alleged defilement: Baba Ijesha called himself my boyfriend, minor says in video

A 14-year-old minor (name withheld) on Wednesday in a video played during proceedings at an Ikeja Special Offences Court said that Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju James alias... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 252 times

Tags: Baba Ijesha

IGP orders deployment of 34,587 police personnel, 3 Police helicopters, others to Anambra State

THE Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Usman Alkali Baba, has ordered the mobilization and deployment of a total of 34,587 police personnel, three Police Helicopters, technical capabilities of the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 115 times

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IGP assures safe, secure electoral process in Anambra State

USMAN Baba, inspector general of police, IGP, has assured the nation of the commitment of the Force to securing the public space and upholding the democratic... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 7 months ago | seen 191 times

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I-G urges police Squadron Leaders to remain apolitical at Anambra Nov. 6 election

 INSPECTOR-General of Police, Mr. Usman Baba, on Wednesday in Abuja charged Squadron Leaders of the Nigeria Police to remain apolitical at the Nov. 6 governorship election... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 192 times

Tags: Usman Baba, Squadron Leaders,

Police nab 2 suspects who kidnapped Catholic priest

  ...recover 1 GPMG, 22 other sophisticated weapons, 525 ammunition, others   THE Nigeria Police Force Intelligence Response Team, IRT, has arrested two suspects in connection with the abduction... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 7 months ago | seen 224 times

Tags: Jonah Patrick, Nankum Wazhi, Abel Nanfa, Salisu Abdullahi, Abubakar Usman, IGP, Usman Alkali Baba, Frank Mba, Inspector general of police

Court sentences man to death by hanging for killing his wife

A Kano State High Court on Tuesday, sentenced a man, Aminu Inuwa, to death by hanging for killing his wife Safara’u Mamman. Inuwa, whose age was not... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 132 times

Tags: Aminu Inuwa, death by hanging, Mr Lamido Sorondinki,

Independence anniversary: I-G orders AIGs, CPs to lead security operations

THE Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr Usman Baba, has ordered Assistant Inspectors-General of Police (AIGs) and Commissioners of Police (CPs) to lead security operations during the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 184 times

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Tambuwal mulls focus on technical education, skills’ acquisition

GOV. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Friday stressed the need to accord more attention to technical education and  skills’ acquisition by youths. He  also advised students... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 210 times

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SNF tells Baba-Ahmed: A Mauritanian cannot decide Nigeria's presidency

  ...describes him and NEF as crisis entrepreneur     OLUFEMI Lawson, spokesman, Southern Nigeria Frontier, SNF, has responded to the Northern Elders Forum, NEF, over the provocative statement... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 1,036 times

Tags: Northern Elders Forum,Hakeem Baba-Ahmed,Southern Nigeria Frontier,

Banditry: 7 states to recruit 3,000 vigilantes, says Masari

GOV. Aminu Masari of Katsina State said seven states in the North West and North Central have agreed to recruit 3,000 special vigilantes to assist in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 376 times

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N5trillion AMCON Debt: IGP to direct all AIGs, CPs to support recovery drive

THE Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mr Usman Alkali Baba has declared that the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) needs the collaboration of all Assistant... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 210 times

Tags: AMCON,Mr Usman Alkali Baba,Mr Ahmed Lawan Kuru,

NFF, Baba Ijebu sign partnership agreement in Lagos

THE tap of the meaningful and beneficial relationship between the Nigeria Football Federation and Corporate Nigeria continues unabated with the NFF and Premier Lotto Limited announcing... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 180 times

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Pinnick pours encomiums on Chief Adebutu as NFF, Baba Ijebu seal partnership

AT a modest but colourful and instrumental ceremony in Lagos on Monday, the Nigeria Football Federation and Premier Lotto Limited (popularly and fondly referred to as Baba... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 120 times

Tags: Pinnick pours encomiums on Chief Adebutu as NFF, Baba Ijebu seal partnership

Fintiri chairs PDP national convention organising committee  

THE Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has announced Adamawa Governor Ahmadu Fintiri as chairman of its 2021 National Convention Organising Committee and his Enugu counterpart, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 8 months ago | seen 304 times

Tags: Governor Ahmadu Fintiri, Peoples Democratic Party, Elder Yemi Akinwonmi, Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, BoT Chairman, Sen. Walid Jibrin,

IGP declares open 3-day workshop for Police PROs

By Anthony Isibor.   USMAN Alkali Baba, the Inspector General of Police, has declared open the three-day presidential capacity building workshop organized for Police Public Relations Officers across... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 9 months ago | seen 134 times

Tags: USMAN Alkali Baba,Nigeria-German Development Cooperation,Inspector General of Police,

I-G presents N4.7m to families of 7 deceased policemen

THE Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Usman Baba on Monday presented cheques worth N4.75million to seven families of deceased policemen.   Presenting the cheques, Baba, represented by the Commissioner... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 9 months ago | seen 166 times

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