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Supreme Court affirms N6bn in damages against Dakuku Peterside for defaming Peter Odili

THE Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a suit by former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dakuku Peterside seeking to set aside... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted yesterday | seen 35 times

Tags: NIMASA, Dr Peter Odili, Justice Adamu Jauro, Dakuku Peterside

Sokoto: 2 APC guber aspirants seek direct primary election

TWO gubernatorial aspirants of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Sokoto State have requested the national headquarters of the party to permit for the conduct of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted yesterday | seen 60 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress, Balarabe Salame, Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, Sen. Abubakar Gada

Senate Leader polls zero vote as NUT president wins Kebbi APC governorship primary

IT was a poor outing for Senate Leader, Dr Yahaya Abdullahi, in Kebbi on Thursday as he did not get a single vote at the governorship... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted yesterday | seen 28 times

Tags: Dr Nasiru Idris, Dr Yahaya Abdullahi, Alhaji Abubakar Gari-Malam, Alhaji Samaila Yombe-Dabai, Sen. Adamu Aleiro, Sen. Bala Ibn-Na’Allah, Sen. Muhammadu Magoro, Sen. Yahaya Abdullahi

Primaries: Only Sanwo-Olu cleared to contest APC governorship in Lagos – Electoral C’ttee

THE Electoral Committee for APC Governorship Primaries in Lagos State has revealed that only Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu was cleared to participate.   The APC special state congress to... Read more

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

Tags: Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Alhaji Adamu Yuguda,Mr Wale Oluwo,Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu,Abdul-Ahmed Mustapha,Mobolaji Johnson Arena,

Lebanon hospitals risk shutdown amid foreign currency shortage

LEBANON's Syndicate of Private Hospitals has warned that many Lebanese hospitals risk shutting down because of a shortage of foreign currency to buy equipment and medicines. Suleiman... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 32 times

Tags: Suleiman Haroun,

Guber primaries: Electoral Committee begins accreditation of 1,225 delegates in Lagos

THE Electoral Committee for APC Governorship Primaries in Lagos State has commenced the accreditation of ad hoc delegates ahead of the voting exercise to select the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 32 times

Tags: Alhaji Adamu Yuguda,  APC, Mr Wale Oluwo, INEC, Mr Ademola Sadiq, Abdul-Ahmed Mustapha,

APC guber primaries: Voting begins late in Lagos

VOTING begun late at  the APC Governorship Primaries in Lagos State amidst tight security, and watch of officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).   The News... Read more

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

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Adamu Yuguda, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Wale OluwoAbdul-Ahmed Mustapha,, Mobolaji Johnson Arena,

PDP, Gombe chapter names 34 candidates for 2023 elections

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Gombe State has concluded its primary elections with the emergence of 34 candidates for State and National Assembly seats, ahead of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 45 times

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Jibrin Barde, Abdullahi Gaddafi, Umar Kalajanga, Alh. Adamu Kashere, Meriji Majoro, Saratu Jauro, Yakubu Ladollis, Nimrod Yari, Zakariyya Sa’idu, Abdulrahman Z

APC to decide on zoning after screening presidential aspirants- Adamu

Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has said that the party would take a decision on zoning after screening its 2023... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 45 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Abdullahi Adamu,

APC Primaries: Sen. Alieru calls for calm

SEN. Adamu Alieru (APC-Kebbi Central) has called on party members and other Nigerians to continue to maintain peace, be law aboding and remain calm as political... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Sen. Yahaya Abdullahi, Sen. Adamu Alieru, APC,

APC’s 28 presidential aspirants undergoing screening, says Adamu

PRESIDENTIAL aspirants of the All Progressives Congress (APC) are currently being screened to determine their suitability, party chair Abdullahi Adamu said yesterday.     A panel made up of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 45 times

Tags: Abdullahi Adamu

Primaries: Aspirant protests alleged “doctored” delegates’ list

 AN aspirant for the House of Representatives in Ekiti on the platform APC, Mr Sunday Ola, on Wednesday alleged that the delegates list had been doctored... Read more

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

Tags: APC,Mr Sunday Ola,Mr Paul Omotoso,Senator Abdullahi Adamu,Dr. Jimlas Ogunsakin,Messrs Sunday Ola,Oluyemi Esan

Nasarawa State Assembly Service Commission confirms members’ appointment

THE Nasarawa State House of Assembly has confirmed the appointment of Alhaji Musa-Isa Mustapha-Agwai as Chairman of the Nasarawa State Assembly Service Commission. The assembly at its... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 23 times

Tags: Gov. Abdullahi Sule, Ahmed Adamu-Agina, Shuaibu Ibrahim, Hannatu Agyas, Nasarawa State House of Assembly,

PTDF shortlists 8,000 candidates for overseas scholarship interview –Official

THE Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF), says more than 8,000 candidates have been shortlisted for interview for its Overseas Scholarship Scheme (OSS) for Masters and PhD... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Nafisat Adamu, Alhaji Bello Mustapha

Police parade 37 suspects in Ekiti

POLICE in Ekiti State have paraded no fewer than 37 suspects arrested at different locations in the state for offences ranging from alleged armed robbery, cattle... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 53 times

Tags: Dairu Adamu, Usman Saidu, Nura Usman, Omotoyinbo Samuel, Sani Mamuda, Sunday Abutu

2023: Sokodabo wins PDP reps ticket for Abuja South

THE incumbent House of Representatives member representing Abuja South Federal Constituency, Alhaji Hassan Usman Sokodabo, has clinched the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) ticket for the 2023... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 60 times

Tags: MD Jigo, Alhaji Adamu Mustapha, Ibrahim Daniel, Alhaji Hassan Usman Sokodabo

Dane to hang for killing Nigerian wife, daughter

THE Lagos State High Court sitting at the Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS) yesterday sentenced a Dane, Peter Nielsen, to death by hanging for killing his wife,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Justice Bolanle Okikiolu-Ighile, Adebayo Haroun, Alhaji Musa, Peter Nielsen, Zainab alias Alizee

Judge orders scavenger to clean court premises for public nuisance

A Grade I Area Court in Abuja on Friday ordered a 28- year-old scavenger, Sunny Chris, to clean its premises for one day for public nuisance. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 37 times

Tags: Rotimi Williams, John Okpa, Malam Muhammad Adamu, Sunny Chris

Buhari appoints Adamu Tutuwa as new DG FIIRO

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Dr Adamu Tutuwa as the substantive Director-General and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Institute of Industrial Research,... Read more

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

Tags: Monilola Udoh, Adamu Tutuwa, Muhammadu Buhari

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 a week ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Abdullahi Adamu, Aminu Bello Masari, Femi Gbajabiamila

Buhari appoints Adamu Tutuwa as new DG FIIRO

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Dr Adamu Tutuwa as the substantive Director-General and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Institute of Industrial Research,... Read more

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

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Adamu Tutuwa,

2023: Nigeria needs a nationalist as president -Group

THE Ohaziri Mba Renaissance Movement (OMRM) a political pressure group  has urged  Nigerians and political parties to chose  detribalised Nigerian as president of the country in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, PDP, Dr Haroun Aja, Ohaziri Mba Renaissance Movement

Bwari Council Speaker promises improved revenue with amended bylaw

MR Julius Adamu, outgoing Speaker, Bwari Area Council Legislative Arm in FCT, says the counci’s bylaw being amended,  will bring about improvement in its Internally Generated... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 39 times

Tags: Mr Julius Adamu, Mr John Gabaya, Mr Matthew Okpeku

Nigeria urges Niger Basin Authority members to end water pollution

NIGERIAN Government on Thursday urged member states of the Niger Basin Authority (NBA) to put measures in place to halt pollution of water resources in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 18 times

Tags: Niger Basin Authority, Mr Suleiman Adamu

2023: We’re yet to zone presidential ticket – APC

FOLLOWING its inability to get the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to adjust the 2023 general election time-table, the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has reviewed... Read more

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

Tags: Ogbonnaya Onu, Muhammadu Buhari, Abdullahi Adamu

Northwest APC lauds Buhari, Adamu over Zamfara reconciliation

THE leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC), North West Zone, on Wednesday commended the reconciliation initiative by the National Chairman of the party, Sen. Abdullahi... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 42 times

Tags: Musa Mailafiya, Bello Muhammad, Malam Salihu Lukman, Abdullahi Adamu

APC will take over Taraba Government House in 2023 — El-Sudi

Alhaji Ibrahim El-Sudi, Chairman Taraba chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), said the party had put every machinery in place to take over the Taraba... Read more

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

Tags: Sen. Abdulahi Adamu, Alhaji Ibrahim El-Sudi, All Progressives Congress (APC),

Property agent docked for alleged misappropriation of N1.8m

A 49-year-old property agent, Francis Akhuameokhun, was on Wednesday docked in a Kubwa Grade I Area Court, Abuja, for allegedly misappropriating a customer’s N1.8 million. The police... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 42 times

Tags: Francis Akhuameokhun, John Okpa, Mr Philip Ilukholo, Malam Muhammad Adamu,

Property agent docked for alleged misappropriation of N1.8m

A 49-year-old property agent, Francis Akhuameokhun, was on Wednesday docked in a Kubwa Grade I Area Court, Abuja, for allegedly misappropriating a customer’s N1.8 million. The police... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 40 times

Tags: Francis Akhuameokhun, John Okpa, Mr Philip Ilukholo, Malam Muhammad Adamu,

2023: Matawalle urges APC members to close ranks

GOV. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara has called on leaders and supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the to put their house in order so... Read more

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

Tags: Gov. Bello Matawalle, All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Abdullahi Adamu,

Ebonyi: APC aspirants petition Adamu over screening denial

AGGRIEVED House of Assembly aspirants in Ebonyi on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have petitioned Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, National Chairman of the party... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Chief Stanley Okoro-Emegha, Mr Chukwuoji Igodo, Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, APC

Nigeria deserves the best, Osinbajo tells APC delegates in Jigawa

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo has interacted with stakeholders and delegates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Jigawa, with the presidential aspirant insisting that the country... Read more

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

Tags: Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Abdulkadir Adamu,

Productivity Day: Boss Mustapha, Senate Clerk, Erisco foods, others bag National Award

THE Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, Clerk of the Senate, Chinedu Akubueze were among the few Nigerians conferred with the National Productivity... Read more

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

Tags: Babatunde Lawal, West African Health Organisation (WAHO), Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, Nigeria Information Technology Development A

APC confirms Jonathan’s membership

THE leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa State has confirmed that former President Goodluck Jonathan is a registered... Read more

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

Tags: Atiku Bagudu, Abdullahi Adamu, Ikechukwu Eze, Ibrahim Abdullahi, Goodluck Jonathan

Again, Buhari appeals to ASUU to call off strike

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has again appealed to the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to consider the plight of students and call off the ongoing strike. The... Read more

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

Tags: Dr Stella Adadevoh, Abdullahi Adamu, Boss Mustapha, Mr Babatunde Lawal,

Uncertainty in APC over Jonathan, Emefiele, Adesina

THERE is uncertainty in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) over three of the 26 presidential nomination forms obtained for aspirants.   The forms are those obtained for... Read more

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

Tags: Abdullahi Adamu, Akinwunmi Adesina, Godwin Emefiele, Goodluck Jonathan

Uncertainty in APC over Jonathan, Emefiele, Adesina

THERE is uncertainty in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) over three of the 26 presidential nomination forms obtained for aspirants.   The forms are those obtained for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 38 times

Tags: Abdullahi Adamu, Akinwunmi Adesina, Godwin Emefiele, Goodluck Jonathan

Marafa absent as APC chair reconciles Yari, Matawalle, stops Goje’s defection

A fresh air is permeating the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara and Gombe states as the National Chairman of the party, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, has... Read more

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

Tags: Mai Mala Buni, Mai Mala Buni, Kabiru Garba Marafa, Abdulaziz Yari, Abdullahi Adamu

After raising N83.2m in donations, Garba withdraws from presidential race

AN All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential aspirant, Adamu Garba II, has withdrawn from contesting in the party’s presidential primary. Briefing newsmen in Abuja, Garba said he withdrew... Read more

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

Tags: Adamu Garba II,

INEC rejects parties request for adjustment of polls timetable

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday turned down a request by the 18 political parties to alter the timetable for the 2023 general elections. The commission... Read more

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

Tags: Mahmood Yakubu, Iyorcha Ayu, Victor Oye, Yabagi Sani, Samuel Anyanwu, Abdullahi Adamu, Iyiola Omisore

I will double my prayers for you, Sheik Dahiru tells Osinbajo

AN Islamic cleric, Sheik Dahiru Bauchi, has expressed optimism that Vice President  Yemi Osinbajo will succeed President Muhammadu Buhari ahead of the 2023 presidential election. The News... Read more

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

Tags: Alhaji Mohammed Abubakar, Adamu Bulkachuwa, Muhammadu Buhari, Yemi Osinbajo, Sheik Dahiru Bauchi

APC slams nine conditions on presidential aspirants

THE All Progressives Congress (APC) has released nine guidelines for the conduct of presidential, governorship and parliamentary aspirants ahead of primaries. The contenders have been barred from... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 54 times

Tags: APC, Abdullahi Adamu

69,828 candidates sit for 2022 entrance exams into Unity schools

NO fewer than 69,828 pupils on Saturday sat for the 2022 National Common Entrance Examination (NECO) for admission into the 110 federal government colleges across the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 97 times

Tags: NECO, Prof. Ibrahim Wushishi, Mr David Adejo, Malam Adamu Adamu,

Buhari’s ministers and their multi-million naira nomination forms, By Bolaji Adebiyi

DESPITE the public outcry against the exorbitant nomination forms of the dominant political parties, Abdullahi Adamu, a senator and national chairman of the ruling All Progressives... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Abdullahi Adamu, Rotimi Amaechi, Chris Ngige, Chris Uba, All Progressives Congress,

Selfless service propelled my desire for NASS Seat – Ex Justice Commissioner

MR Jonathan Kish-Adamu, aspiring for Kaura Federal Constituency seat, Kaduna State, under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says his desire for the Green Chamber is to... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Donatus Shemang, Mr Jonathan Kish-Adamu,

Kaduna varsity, ASUU at daggers-drawn over school resumption

THE management of Kaduna State University (KASU) and the varsity’s branch of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) are at daggers-drawn over resumption of academic... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 685 times

Tags: Akos Ibrahim, Peter Adamu, Adamu Bargo

Nwoye, former APC Chairman, dismisses purported expulsion from party

DR Ben Nwoye, immediate past Chairman of Enugu State All Progressive Congress (APC), has dismissed his purported expulsion and that of five others from the party. Reacting... Read more

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

Tags: Dr Ben Nwoye, Sen. Adamu Abdulahi, Capt. Joe Orji (retired), Mr Robert Ngwu

APC group says Ebonyi Speaker, 15 sacked lawmakers not APC members

A group of members of the All Progressives Congress, APC under the umbrella of APC Legacy Members (ALM) has alleged that Mr Francis Nwifuru, Speaker of... Read more

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

Tags:  Mr Francis Nwifuru, Chief Stanley Emegha, Gov. Dave Umahi, Alhaji Haroun Aja, APC

Speak on zoning now, Akeredolu tells Adamu

ONDO Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has urged the national leadership of the All Progressives Congress(APC) under Senator Abdullahi Adamu to immediately make a pronouncement on which zone... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Abdullahi Adamu, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu

How man trying to retrieve his phone from pit toilet got trapped

A 30-year-old man, Haruna Abdullahi, got trapped while trying to retrieve his phone which fell into a pit toilet at Aku Village area of Gaya Local... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 40 times

Tags: Adamu Danjimmai, Saminu Yusuf Abdullahi, Haruna Abdullahi

2023 presidency: APC must take a stance on zoning – Akeredolu

GOVERNOR Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has said the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) must take a position of zoning. There have been different agitations in the... Read more

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

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Nasir el-Rufai, Rotimi Akeredolu, Abdullahi Adamu

Be security conscious, APC National Chairman advises Nigerians

SEN. Abdullahi Adamu, National Chairman of All Progressive Congress (APC) has advised Nigerians to be security conscious.   He gave the advice shortly after a courtesy visit to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Sen. Abdullahi Adamu,

Eid-el-Fitr: Adamu urges Nigerians to pray for sustained peace, devt.

NATIONAL Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, has emphasised the need for all Nigerians to continue to pray for sustained peace, progress and... Read more

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

Tags: All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Abdullahi Adamu,

Dapo Abiodun -An Ex-convict?  By Kazeem Akintunde

THE All Progressive Congress, APC, is facing a moral dilemma on whether to stop Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State from contesting the 2023 Governorship election... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 186 times

Tags: Abdullahi Adamu, Ayodele Oludiran, Kayode Fayemi, APC, oshua Dariye, James Onanefe Ibori

Middle Belt Youths urge Adamu to consult Buhari before making comments on zoning

STAKEHOLDERS in the All Progressives Congress (APC) have reached a decision to zone the presidency to the south ahead of the 2023 general election, the Middle... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Godwin Meliga, Muhammadu Buhari, Abdullahi Adamu

Adamu’s position on zoning can destabilise APC – Northern youths

YOUTHS from Northern region of the country, on Saturday warned chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Adamu Abdullahi, that his comment on zoning of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Abiodun Oyebanji, Abdullahi Adamu, Adamu Abdullahi, Godwin Meliga

Wadada explains why he wants to replace Abdullahi Adamu in NASS

A two-time member of the House of Representatives, Hon Ahmed Wadada says he is in the race for Nasarawa West Senatorial District to win and replace... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Ahmed Wadada, Abdullahi Adamu

2023: APC yet to decide on zoning, says Adamu

CONTRARY to speculations, the All Progressives Congress (APC) is yet to decide on which part of the country will get its 2023 presidential ticket. Party Chairman Abdullahi... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Adams Oshiomhole, Ken Nnamani, Rochas Okorocha, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Abdullahi Adamu

Presidency: Don’t run, loyalists, ex-minisers advise Jonathan

EX-PRESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan is under pressure from his key advisers and some former members of his cabinet to ignore calls to join the 2023 presidential race. He... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Femi Falana, Abdullahi Adamu, Muhammadu Buhari, Goodluck Jonathan

Buhari to APC Ekiti Candidate: `You have my best wishes’

 THE National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, has presented Ekiti APC gubernatorial candidate, Abiodun Oyebanji to President Muhammadu Buhari. The News Agency... Read more

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

Tags: Gov. Kayode Fayemi, Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, INEC, Gov. Atiku Bagudu

Court dismisses Gombe Govt’s case against Goje’s aide

THE Gombe State High Court on Thursday dismissed a case filed by the state government against Muhammad Adamu Yayari, a social media aide to a former... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Luka Haruna, Abubakar Umar S. Goro, Muhammad Adamu Yayari, Muhammad Danjuma Goje

Obaseki appeals to FG to name federal college of education technical, Ekiadolor, after Tayo Akpata

GOV. Godwin Obaseki of Edo, on Thursday in Benin appealed to the Federal Government of Nigeria to rename federal college of education (Technical), Ekiadolor, after Tayo... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 688 times

Tags: Gov. Godwin Obaseki, Prof. Samuel Aduwa-Ogiegbaen, Malam Adamu Adamu,

Enhancing healthcare delivery in Gombe State through Contributory Health Scheme

By Hajara Leman IN spite various health facilities established by successive administrations in Gombe State, accessing healthcare has remained a nightmare in the state, especially for indigent... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 42 times

Tags: Malam Alhassan Yahya, Abubakar Musa, Malam Habu Musa, Malam Zainab Umar, Malam Adamu Zakari, Inuwa Yahaya

KDSG not involved in decision to pull out of ASUU strike – KASU

THE Management of Kaduna State University (KASU), says the Kaduna State Government has nothing to do with its decision to pull out of the ongoing trike... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 53 times

Tags: Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Gov. Nasir El-Rufa, Adamu Bargo, Kaduna State University (KASU),

Immunisation: How well are Nigerians convinced about its necessity, effectiveness? By Abujah Racheal

By Abujah Racheal. IMMUNIZATION during childhood has been proven to be the most effective strategy for the prevention of many infectious diseases. The vaccination of children against... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Prof. Oyewale Tomori, Khadija Hamid Bobboyi, Mrs Lami Adamu, NPHCDA

Insecurity: FCT minister of state urges traditional rulers to evolve new methods

THE FCT Minister of State, Dr Ramatu Aliyu, on Wednesday called on traditional rulers and other stakeholders to evolve new methods of tackling insecurity in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 48 times

Tags: Dr Ramatu Aliyu, Mr Ben Igweh, Mr Samuel Atang, Dr Adamu Yunusa

NEMA, Ondo SEMA distribute relief materials to victims of communal clash in Akoko

THE National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Wednesday distributed relief materials to victims of communal clash in Akoko South-East Local Government area of Ondo State. The News... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Mr Kadiri Olarewaju, Pa Ibrahimoh Adamu, Mr Femi Obideyi, NEMA

Insecurity will linger unless … – Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says without mass and popular support to the “hardworking” Armed Forces, it will take Nigeria much longer to finish off the “successful” war... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Yusuf Yabagi, Abdullahi Adamu, Muhammadu Buhari

NUJ pledges support to fight against drug abuse in Sokoto

THE Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Sokoto State Council, has pledged support to the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in its fight against drug abuse... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ),National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Adamu Iro, Dalhatu Safiyal-Magori, Safiyal-Magori,

Let’s join hands to defeat insecurity, Buhari tells parties’ leaders

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has urged all political parties in the country to keep elections and election-related differences aside and join the administration’s drive to defeat insecurity... Read more

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

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Femi Adesina, All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC), Action Democratic Party (ADP),

NGO seeks sustained anti-malaria campaign in nomadic communities

A Kano State-based Non-governmental Organisation (NGO), Nomadic Health for Jowro, on Tuesday called for sustained malaria preventive programmes in nomadic communizes.   The chairman of the NGO, Mr Idris Adamu,... Read more

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

Tags: Idris Adamu

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 a month ago | seen 97 times

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

2023 presidency: Group urges APC to adopt Jonathan

A political pressure group, Citizens Network for Peace and Development in Nigeria (CNPD), has called on the All Progressives Congress (APC) to adopt former president Goodluck... Read more

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

Tags: Goodluck Jonathan, APC, Dr Abdullahi Adamu, Mr Ralph Okorie, President Muhammadu Buhari,  Citizens Network for Peace and Development in Nigeria

Cleaner jailed 6 months for stealing 11 aluminium sheets

 A Sharia Court sitting in Magajin Gari, Kaduna State on Monday sentenced a cleaner, Abdullahi Adamu for stealing 11 aluminium heating plates belonging to the Kano Electricity Distribution... Read more

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

Tags: Malam Jibril Adamu, Abdullahi Adamu

FG seeks collective responsibility to halt open defecation by 2025

THE Federal Government on Thursday, in Abuja called for more commitment from all stakeholders towards meeting the open defecation-free target before 2025. The Minister of Water Resources,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Suleiman Adamu, Jack Sim

NDLEA seeks synergy with other security agencies

THE Commandant, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Sokoto State, Mr Adamu Iro, on Friday called for more collaboration among law enforcement agencies to end security... Read more

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

Tags: National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Adamu Iro,

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 106 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

9 days after Adamu, Kyari, Nasiha quit Senate, INEC yet to be informed

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) was yet to receive official communication from the Senate on existing three vacant seats in the Red Chamber nine days... Read more

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

Tags: Ajibola Basiru, Rotimi Oyekanmi, Abdullahi Adamu, Abubakar Kyari, Muhammed Hassan Nasiha

APC under fire for pegging presidential forms at N100m

FOR pegging its expression of interest and nomination forms for the presidency at N100m, the All Progressives Congress (APC) is under intense bashing as aspirants, activists,... Read more

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

Tags: Auwal Ibrahim Musa, Toyin Raheem, Kayode Esuola, Bashir Ishaq Bashir, Muhammadu Buhari, Adamu Garba

2023: Again, Buhari cautions APC leadership against imposing unpopular candidates

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has again cautioned leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at both national and state levels against imposing unpopular candidates as the 2023... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 85 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, APC, Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, Mai Mala Buni,

INEC cautions against multiple registration for PVCs

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Bauchi State, has warned against multiple registration for Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) during the Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) exercise. This is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 68 times

Tags: INEC, Mr Adamu Gujungu,

NAFDAC seizes 110 cartons of expired drinks in Sokoto

THE National Agency for Food, Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has seized 110 cartons of expired flavoured powdered drinks in Sokoto state. The state NAFDAC Coordinator, Mr... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 77 times

Tags: NAFDAC, Mr Adamu Garba

Some Governors working to tear APC apart – Adamu

SENATOR Abdullahi Adamu, National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), has indicted Governors in the crisis rocking the ruling party. In his opening remarks at... Read more

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

Tags: Ahmad Lawan, Femi Gbajabiamila, Yemi Osinbajo, Abdullahi Adamu, Muhammadu Buhari

Court remands motorcyclist for alleged unlawful possession of firearm

A Kano Magistrates’ Court  on Wednesday, ordered that a 30-year-old unemployed man, Hassan Adamu, be remanded in a correctional centre for alleged unlawful possession of firearm.   The... Read more

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

Tags: Farouk Ibrahim-Umar, Insp Elias Ekainu, Hassan Adamu

A presidential pardon of corruption

MANY had probably anticipated that the last National Council of State meeting would have a lot to proffer by way of remedies to the breakdown in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 101 times

Tags: Adams Oshiomhole, Adamu Abdullahi, Garba Shehu, Olusegun Obasanjo, Joshua Dariye, Jolly Nyame, Muhammadu Buhari

APC NEC set to ratify primary timetable

BARRING the unforeseen, the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) will today ratify the timetable for the party’s primaries.   The Senator Abdullahi Adamu-led... Read more

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

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Betta Edu, Abdullahi Adamu

2023: Buhari, Adamu other party leaders’ll decide fate of aspirant — APC

ABUJA—Against the multiplicity of aspirants who have signified interest in seeking its presidential ticket, the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has said President Muhammadu Buhari would... Read more

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

Tags: Ayoade Arike, Yahaya Bello, Betta Edu, Abdullahi Adamu, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari, Governors in attendance as APC NEC kicks off in Abuja

A meeting of the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has commenced at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel in Abuja. President Muhammadu Buhari, governors... Read more

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

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Abdullahi Adamu

2023: Ayom raises alarm over plot to scheme out middlebelt aspirants

ALL Progressives Congress (APC) presidential aspirant and leader of the Middlebelt Presidency agitations, Moses Ayom, yesterday insisted that he will only withdraw from the race to... Read more

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

Tags: Peter Obi, Jolly Iyame, Iyorchia Ayu, Moses Ayom, Abdullahi Adamu

APC to reclaim Bauchi State from PDP, notwithstanding defection by legislators – Spokesman

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bauchi State says it remains strong and stable to reclaim the state from the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 37 times

Tags: APC, PDP, Abubakar Sulaiman, Adamu Jalla,

Wamakko bags NDLEA Wider Ambassador Award

THE Sokoto State Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has decorated Sen. Aliyu Wamakko (APC-Sokoto North ) as its ‘Wider Ambassador on War... Read more

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

Tags: Bashar Abubakar,Adamu Iron, Aliyu  Wamakko 

The wahala in a fluid political system

By Dan Agbese THE two major political parties, PDP and APC, are engaged in a titanic struggle to prevent their implosion over the lingering and complicated issue... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 123 times

Tags: P.O. Ekwerekwu, Walter Ofonagoro, Haroun Adamu, Dan Agbese

Nasarawa govt donates 4 transformers to Umaisha

THE Nasarawa government has donated four transformers to Umaisha Development Area of the state, to boost power supply and enhance socio-economic activities in the community. The Overseer... Read more

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

Tags: Prince Nuhu Adamu, Iliyasu Usman, Abdullahi Sule

Buhari inaugurates housing units, worth N463.6m, in Dutse

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday inaugurated 76 housing units in Dutse, Jigawa state, worth N463.6 million. The President, represented by the Minister of Water Resources, Mr Suleiman... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 103 times

Tags: Emmanuel Hangeore, Ma’azu Sambo, Babatunde Fashola, Suleiman Adamu, Muhammadu Buhari

Court remands 2 men for allegedly defecating in mosque

A Shari’a Court in Magajin Gari, Kaduna State on Thursday ordered that Nura Usman and Adamu Dauda be remanded in a correctional facility for allegedly defecating... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 37 times

Tags: Insp Ibrahim Shuaibu, Malam Rilwanu Kyaudai, Nura Usman, Adamu Dauda

Wamakko pays solidarity visit to new APC chair, Adamu

SEN. Aliyu Wamakko (APC-Sokoto North), on Wednesday led a delegation of the state’s party chieftains on a solidarity visit to the National Chairman of the All... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Sen. Aliyu Wamakko, All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, Malam Hassan Sanyinnawal, NAFDAC, Yusuf Suleiman, National Teachers institute, Prof. Musa Mai-Tafsir,

Buhari’s body language unsettles Osinbajo, Tinubu, Amaechi, others

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari’s body language as to his preferred candidate for the presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has unsettled aspirants including Vice President... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Abdullahi Adamu, Rotimi Amaechi, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Yemi Osinbajo, Muhammadu Buhari

FG advocates synergy to mitigate exploitation, maximise groundwater potential

THE Minister of Water Resources, Mr Suleiman Adamu, says Government and Non-Governmental stakeholders must collaborate to mitigate pressures from exploitation of groundwater and maximise  its potential.   Adamu... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Suleiman Adamu, Dr Boluwaji Onabolu, Mrs Lynda Bitrus, Dr Elizabeth Eterigho, Mrs Chinyere Igwegbe

Adamu, a right leader for APC–Kolo

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Niger, Alhaji Nna Kolo, has described Sen. Abdullahi Adamu as a politician who has good leadership qualities... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 40 times

Tags: Gov. Abubakar Bello, APC, Alhaji Nna Kolo, Sen. Abdullahi Adamu

ITF seeks collaboration with stakeholders on requisite skills

THE Industrial Training Fund (ITF)  has urged stakeholders, such as state governments, the Organised private sector, among others, to collaborate with the Fund in training more... Read more

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

Tags: Adamu Umar, Suleyol Fred-Chagu, Joseph Ari

13,000 Nigerians are my employees– Orji Kalu

THE  Chief Whip of Senate, Sen. Orji Kalu says he has 13,000 Nigerians under his employment across different sectors of the economy. The former governor of Abia... Read more

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

Tags: Abdulahi Adamu,  President Buhari, Sen. Orji Kalu

PDP appoints ex- Police Minister Waziri as chairman of Anambra LGA Electoral Appeal Committee

THE National Working Committee, NWC, of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has appointed former Minister of Police Affairs, Alhaji Adamu Waziri as Chairman of the Anambra... Read more

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

Tags: Ibrahim Gusau, Almona Isei, Olusola Akanmode, Alhaji Adamu Waziri, Debo Ologunagba

FG inaugurates committee to implement $700m sanitation project

THE Federal Government has inaugurated the Federal Technical Committee to support the implementation of the Sustainable Urban and Rural Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene (SURWASH) Programme... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Mr Pier Montovani, Mr Suleiman Adamu,

Only 20 % of health facilities have sanitation facilities - Minister

THE Minister of Water Resources, Mr Suleiman Adamu, on Monday said that only 20 per cent of hospitals have basic sanitation facilities, adding that this should... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Suleiman Adamu, Ms. Jane Bevan, UNICEF, WASH,Dr Olorunnimbe Mamora

2023: Save Ebonyi APC from impending crisis, Izzi stakeholders tell Adamu

STAKEHOLDERS of the All Progressives Congress (APC) of Izzi extraction in Ebonyi have expressed concern on the looming crisis in the state chapter of the party. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Nick Ochigbo, Francis Nwifuru, Alex Nwofe, Abdulahi Adamu

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

Nigeria’s water minister wins WaterAid’s 2021 President’s award

NIGERIA’S Minister of Water Resources, Mr Suleiman Adamu, has won the WaterAid’s 2021 President’s Award for championing improved access to hygiene and sanitation in the country. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 114 times

Tags: Mr Suleiman Adamu, Ms. Evelyn Mere,

Buni presents new APC Chairman to Buhari

Gov. Mai Mala Buni of Yobe and immediate past interim Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has formally presented the new National Chairman of the... Read more

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

Tags: Gov. Mai Mala Buni, All Progressives Congress (APC), Abdullahi Adamu, President Muhammadu Buhari,

APC national chairmanship race and triumph of sportsmanship

By Emmanuel Mogbede WITH the conclusion of the All Progressives Congress (APC) national convention which climaxed activities that started with the ward, local government and state congresses,... Read more

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

Tags: Sen. Sani Musa, Sen. Tanko Al-Makura, former Gov. Abudulaziz Yari, Etsu Muhammed, All Progressives Congress, Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, Gov. Mai Mala Buni,

FG inaugurates 10-man steering committee for climate-resilience programme

 THE Federal Government has inaugurated a 10-man steering committee for the implementation of the Programme for Integrated Development and Adaptation to Climate Change in the Niger... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Suleiman Adamu, African Development Bank,

2023: Adamu charges Benue APC stakeholders to be united

SEN. Abdullahi Adamu, National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, on Tuesday in Abuja, charged the party’s critical stakeholders in Benue to be united in... Read more

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

Tags: Sani Musa, Muhammad Buhari, Abdullahi Adamu, George Akume

Minister attributes weak LG system to poor education programmes

THE Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, has identified weak local government system as partly the cause of poor education programmes delivery in the country.   Adamu stated... Read more

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

Tags: Malam Adamu Adamu, Mr David Gende, President Muhammadu Buhari

Jettisoning zoning, suicidal for PDP, clark cautions Ortom committee

ELDER Statesman and former federal commissioner of Information, Chief Edwin Clark, yesterday said jettisoning zoning arrangement in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, will be suicidal for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Mallam Adamu Ciroma, Umaru Musa Yar’Adua, Goodluck Jonathan, Bukola Saraki, Edwin Clark, Samuel Ortom

Fire guts petrol station, kills 7 in Jigawa

The Jigawa Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has confirmed seven persons dead in a fire outbreak that engulfed a Petrol station... Read more

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

Tags: Adamu Shehu, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC)

Adamu calls for more synergy between APC secretariat, Diaspora members

SEN. Abdullahi Adamu, the National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) has called for more synergy between the party’s National Secretariat and its Diaspora members.Adamu said... Read more

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

Tags: Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, All Progressives Congress (APC), Jacob Ogunseye, President Muhammadu Buhari,

Mob lynches 2 for killing motorcyclist in Suleja

TWO suspected motorcycle thieves were on Sunday killed by a mob in Kwankwashe community of Suleja, Niger State. The suspects reportedly engaged a motorcyclist to convey them... Read more

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

Tags: Jamilu Shuaibu, CSP Adamu Danjuma

NYSC opens garment factory, others to boost IGR

NATIONAL Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has commissioned North-Central Skill Acquisition Centre, SAED, and the garment, bakery and water factories located in Keffi, Nasarawa State to boost... Read more

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

Tags: Shuaibu lbrahim, TY Buratai, AB Danbazau, Abdullahi Adamu, Yakubu Gowon, Abdullahi Sule

Police arraign teenagers for alleged attempted theft of rams

THREE teenagers on Monday appeared before an Ota Magistrates’ Court in Ogun for allegedly attempting to steal two rams worth N210,000. The defendants – Awwal Adamu, Ibrahim... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 37 times

Tags: Awwal Adamu, Ibrahim Hammed, Insp E. O. Adaraloye, Mr Okunlade Sefiu, Magistrate, A.O. Adeyemi

2023: Katsina youths drum support for Rep. Kusada

 A coalition of youth groups,  under the ages of “Join us to ask Garkuwa to continue” in Katsina State, have called on Rep. Abubakar Yahaya-Kusada to... Read more

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

Tags: Rep. Abubakar Yahaya-Kusada, Mr Anuwal Adamu, Alhaji Bature Yashe,

NGO distributes relief materials to victims of banditry

A Non-Governmental Organisation, NGO, Society for Alleviation of Rural Poverty and Integration of Peaceful co-existence, SARPIC, has distributed relief items to over 1,000 Internally Displaced Persons,... Read more

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

Tags: Rabi Musa, Abdullahi Adamu, John Bawa, Umaru Aliyu

APC Ghana seeks establishment of diaspora office at party’s national secretariat

THE All Progressives Congress, APC, Ghana chapter, has urged  the Sen. Abdullahi Adamu-led new leadership of the party to establish a diaspora office at APC national... Read more

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

Tags: Abike Dabiri -Erewa, Abdullahi Adamu, Oghenosa Micheleti

Speaker tasks new APC National Chairman on inclusive governance

THE Speaker, Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Alhaji Ibrahim Abdullahi, has urged the new National Chairman of All Progressives Congress, APC, Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, to provide... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Abdullahi Adamu, Alhaji Ibrahim Abdullahi

Don’t take Nigerians for granted, APC presidential aspirant advises new NWC

A presidential hopeful, Chief Stanley Osifo, has urged the new National Working Committee, NWC, of the All Progressives Congress, APC, not to take Nigerians for granted... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 106 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Stanley Osifo, Abdullahi Adamu

Abuja High Court restrains FCT Minister from ejecting patients at Garki Hospital

AN Abuja High Court has restrained the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Muhammad Bello and the FCTA Administration from ejecting patients at the Garki Hospital... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: High Court, Garki hospital, Bola Olotu, Muhammad Bello, Justice Charles Agbaza, Adamu Onu,

Nasarawa: Sule urges APC supporters to accept national convention outcome

GoOV Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has called on the supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to accept the outcome of the recent national convention... Read more

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

Tags: Ibrahim Addra, Gov. Abdullahi Sule, Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, Sen. Umaru Al-Makura

Sen. Abdullahi Adamu formally takes office as APC national chairman

SEN. Abudullahi Adamu, All Progressives Congress, APC, new National Chairman and members of the party’s newly-elected National Working Committee, NWC, members formally took office on Wednesday. The... Read more

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

Tags: Tanko Al-Makura, Mai Mala Buni, Abudullahi Adamu, Abudullahi Sule

Convention: APC has disappointed naysayers – Lawan

SENATE President Ahmad Lawan has said the success recorded by the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, during its National Convention over the weekend, was a huge... Read more

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

Tags: Abdullahi Adamu, Abubakar Kyari, Ahmad Lawan

Why I established NSUK- Adamu

THE National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, says the dilapidated education sector he met as governor of Nasarawa State in 1999 informed... Read more

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

Tags: All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, Nasarawa State University, Keffi (NSUK),

FG pledges completion of inherited, abandoned water projects by 2023

THE Minister of Water Resources, Mr Suleiman Adamu, has pledged that the Federal Government will complete  many of the abandoned water projects before the tenure of... Read more

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

Tags: Suleiman Adamu,

FG blames poor water supply on states refusal to plan

The Minister of Water Resources, Mr Suleiman Adamu, has blamed the perennial scarcity of water on the refusal of states to plan for their growing population. Adamu,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Suleiman Adamu,

After APC convention: Confusion as Adamu, Kyari hold two elective positions

THERE is confusion in the polity as two ranking lawmakers; Senator Abdullahi Adamu (APC, Nasarawa West) and Senator Abubakar Kyari (APC, Borno North) are occupying two... Read more

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

Tags: Rotimi Lawrence Oyekanmi, Debo Ologunagba, Dayo Akinlaja, Femi Falana, Professor Paul Ananaba, Mai Mala Buni, Abdullahi Adamu, Abubakar Kyari

Harmonise APC factions ahead of primaries, Nwosu tasks Adamu

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and former governorship candidate in Imo State, Uche Nwosu, has charged the new leadership of the party to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Hope Uzodinma, Abdullahi Adamu, Uche Nwosu, Abdullahi Adamu

Maize farmers in Gombe laud FG for supporting pastoralists

MAIZE farmers in Gombe State, on Monday laud the Federal Government’s intervention in dry season farming through Anchor Borrowers’ Programme (ABP) as beneficial to pastoralists in... Read more

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

Tags: Alhaji Adamu Tukur, Malam Musa Bappah

Presidency defends ex-PDP members in APC exco

THE Presidency has justified the emergence of former key members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as officials of the National Working Committee of the All... Read more

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

Tags: Malam Garba Shehu,Abdullahi Adamu

Be magnanimous in victory, council tells new APC national officers

THE Professionals Council of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has congratulated Senator Abdullahi Adamu and other newly elected executives of the party on their emergence at... Read more

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

Tags: Abdullahi Adamu, Seyi Bamgbade

Outcomes of convention will provide cohesion, stability in APC – Akeredolu

THE governor of Ondo State and chairman, South West Governors’ Forum, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has expressed optimism that the outcome of the just concluded national convention of... Read more

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

Tags: Duerimini Isaacs Kekemeke, Christopher Iyiola Omisore, Abdullahi Adamu, Donald Ojogo, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu

Gbajabiamila congratulates new APC NWC members

SPEAKER of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila has congratulated the new national chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, on his election... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Abdullahi Adamu, Femi Gbajabiamila

Uzodimma congratulates Adamu, APC NWC on election, successful convention

GOV. Hope Uzodimma of Imo  has congratulated Alhaji Abdullahi Adamu on his emergence as the new National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC).   Uzodimma also expressed... Read more

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

Tags: Gov. Hope Uzodimma, Mr Oguwike Nwachuku, Alhaji Abdullahi Adamu

APC chieftain hails outcome of national convention, backs Tinubu’s presidential bid

THE outcome of Saturday’s national convention of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is a good omen for the nation. The declaration was made on Sunday in Lagos... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Dipo Olorunrinu, Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, President Muhammadu Buhari, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu,

Convention: Adamu emerges APC National Chairman

SEN. Abdullahi Adamu, late Saturday night emerged as the new National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the 2022 National Convention of the party. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 329 times

Tags: Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, Femi Gbajabiamila, Senate, Ahmed Lawan, Gov. George Akume, Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo.

Buhari urges universities to develop new curriculum on self-employment

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has called for the development of new curriculum for Nigerian universities that would lay emphasis on self-employment.   Buhari made the call on Saturday in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 135 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Malam Adamu Adamu, David Gende, Prof. Olufemi Peters,

As APC adopts consensus option at tomorrow’s national convention

ALL things being equal, the All Progressives Congress, APC, national convention in Abuja, tomorrow would be a convention anchored on consensus. The issue of the mode of... Read more

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

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Abdullahi Adamu

APC Convention: How Adamu emerged consensus candidate

AHEAD of its tomorrow’s national convention, former Governor of Nasarawa State, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, has emerged as consensus national chairmanship candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 120 times

Tags: Senator Abdullahi Adamu, NGF, Kayode Fayemi, APC, President Muhammadu Buhari

APC Chairmanship: Lalong counters Fayemi, says Buhari told Governors his preferred candidate

GOVERNOR Simon Lalong of Plateau State has confirmed that President Muhammadu Buhari told Governors of the All Progressives Congress, APC, of his preference for Abdullahi Adamu... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 94 times

Tags: Abdullahi Adamu, Simon Lalong, Muhammadu Buhari

Call for sack of Defence chiefs reckless, says northern group

A coalition of Northern Youths, Nigeria Movement Forum (NMF), has condemned the call for the sack of Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Leo Irabor, and Chief... Read more

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

Tags: Nigeria Movement Forum (NMF), Maj.-Gen. Samuel Adebayo, Adamu Muhktar, Northern Advocacy for Peace (NAP),

Why we chose consensus option, by APC

NASARAWA State Governor Abdullahi Sule yesterday shed light on why the All Progressives Congress, APC opted for consensus to pick party officials at tomorrow’s convention. The convention... Read more

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

Tags: APC, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Governor Abdullahi Sule, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, President Muhammadu Buhari,

FG, UNICEF inaugurate Learning Passport for increased access to education

THE Federal Government, United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF, and partners have launched the Nigeria Learning Passport, NLP,  an online, mobile  learning platform that will provide continuous... Read more

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

Tags: Malam Adamu Adamu, Yemi Osinbajo, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba

APC chairmanship: Governors bow to Buhari, agree on Adamu

GOVERNORS who are members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Wednesday aligned with President Muhammadu Buhari on the candidature of a former Governor of Nasarawa State,... Read more

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

Tags: Yemi Osinbajo, Muhammadu Buhari, Abdullahi Adamu

NYSC enrolls 3,700 members serving in Borno into NHIS

The National Youths Service Corps, NYSC has enrolled 3,700 youth corps members serving in Borno into the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS). The Coordinator of the scheme... Read more

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

Tags: Alhaji Nura Umar, Justice Adamu Zandai-Musa. National Youths Service Corps, NHIS

Pollution poses great challenge to groundwater management – FG

THE Minister of Water Resources, Mr Suleiman Adamu, has listed pollution through human sources as a major challenge to effective groundwater management in the country. Adamu, at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 115 times

Tags: Suleiman Adamu, Clement Nze, Nigeria Hydrological Survey Agency,

Carpenter docked for allegedly cheating customer of N160, 000

A 47-year-old carpenter, David John, has appeared in a Kubwa Grade I Area Court, Abuja, for allegedly cheating a customer of N160, 000. The Prosecution Counsel, John... Read more

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

Tags: Administration of Criminal Justice Act (ACJA), Muhammad Adamu,

Mechanic docked for allegedly cheating businessman

A 42-year-old mechanic, Uche Orji , was on Wednesday docked in a Kubwa Grade I Area Court, Abuja, for allegedly cheating a businessman of N450, 000.   The... Read more

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

Tags: Administration of Criminal Justice Act (ACJA), Muhammad Adamu,

GOC charges officers, personnel on professionalism

MAJ.-Gen. Gold Chibuisi, General Officer Commanding, GOC, 2 Division, Ibadan, Nigerian Army, has charged officers and personnel of the division to be professional in discharging their... Read more

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

Tags: Brig.-Gen. Mukhtar Adamu, MAJ.-Gen. Gold Chibuisi, Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya

MacArthur Foundation offers scholarship to 221 BUK female students

THE MacArthur Foundation has offered scholarship to 221 female students of Bayero University Kano, BUK, to reinforce their interest in investigative and data journalism. The Chairman, MacArthur... Read more

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

Tags: Prof. Sagir Adamu-Abbas, John Palfrey, Prof. Umar Pate, MacArthur Foundation

APC National Organising Secretary: Coalition endorses Fakai as favourite candidate

THE Coalition of Northern All Progressives Congress, APC, Youth Stakeholders has endorsed Abubakar Fakai, as its favourite candidate for the party’s National Organising Secretary. This endorsement is... Read more

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

Tags: Abubakar Fakai, Adamu Kicinga

Coalition endorses Mustapha for APC Chairmanship

 THE National Coalition of Buhari Support Organisations (BSO), has endorsed Malam Saliu Mustapha, as the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Mustapha is among the... Read more

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

Tags: Gov. Abdllahi Adamu, Sen. Tanko Al-makura, Sen. Sani Musa, Dr George Akume, Chief Jerry Johnson, Mr Peter Oganto, Malam Saliu Mustapha, Congress for Progressive Change,

Senate caucus denies endorsing Adamu as APC Chairman

THE Chairman, Senate Committtee on Media and Public Affairs, Sen. Ajibola Basiru has faulted media report alleging that the APC caucus at the Senate has endorsed... Read more

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

Tags: Abdullahi Adamu, Sani Musa, Tanko Al-Makura, APC,Sen. Ajibola Basiru

Farmer docked for allegedly intimidating wife’s boss

 A 41-year-old farmer, Manasseh Zaki  was on Monday docked in a Kubwa Grade I Area Court, Abuja, for allegedly intimidating his wife’s boss.     The prosecution counsel, John... Read more

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

Tags: Dr Akpan Ekwere, Dorben Polytechnic, Muhammad Adamu,

Canice, Mohammed shine at Adenikan Emmanuel memorial tourney

ABUJA Canice at the weekend emerged champion of the maiden Adenikan Emmanuel Memorial National Tennis Championship after defeating Abdulsalam Mohammed 6-0, 4-6, 6-3 in the match. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Ahmed Adamu, Adenikan Emmanuel, Abdulsalam Mohammed, Khadijat Mohammed

APC convention: Stakeholders perfect consensus list as aspirants intensify lobby

STALWARTS of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and chieftains close to the Presidency are currently in high level discussions ahead of Saturday’s national convention of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Adams Oshiomhole, Abdullahi Adamu, Muhammadu Buhari, Mai Mala Buni

APC convention: Choice of National chair tears senators apart

THE choice of national chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has torn the party’s caucus in the Senate apart. Three APC senators, Tanko Al-Makura (Nasarawa), Sani... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 113 times

Tags: Ovie Omo-Agege, Abdullahi Adamu, Tanko Al-Makura, Sani Musa

APC Chairmanship: Opinion poll tips Akume as preferred candidate

 A new public opinion poll has tipped former Benue State Governor and Minister of Special Duties, Sen. George Akume, as the most suitable candidate to lead... Read more

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

Tags: Sen. George Akume, Alhaji Tanko Al-Makura, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, Sen. Sani Musa

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

Centre trains 50 teachers on digital skills in N/East

THE Iya Abubakar Resource Center, Bauchi has begun the training of 50 teachers in digital skills to enhance teaching and learning process in the North East. The... Read more

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

Tags: Abdulwahab Salihu, Adamu Dandada, Jibrin Kawure

OAU appoints Prof Adebayo Bamire as new vice-chancellor

THE Governing Council of the Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU, Ile-Ife, has announced Prof. Adebayo Bamire as the 12th Vice-Chancellor of the university.   The  Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of... Read more

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

Tags: Obafemi Awolowo University, Chief Owelle Oscar Udoji, Mallam Adamu Adamu.

FG transborder initiative will reduce conflicts — A’Ibom govt

THE Akwa Ibom Government has commended the Federal Government transborder initiative through the National Boundary Commission, NBC, saying it will reduce conflict in the border communities. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 45 times

Tags: Adamu Adaji, NBC, Mr Moses Ekpo, Mr Nkopuruk Ekaiko,

FHA CEO seeks increased partnership with Navy, urges rent payment arrears

Sen. Gbenga Ashafa, Managing Director\Chief Executive, Federal Housing Authority (FHA) has call for increased synergy between the FHA and the Navy in the running of housing... Read more

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

Tags: Adamu Tanimu, Kenneth Chigelu, Sen. Gbenga Ashafa, Federal Housing Authority (FHA), Awwal Zubairu Gambo,

Nasarawa’s Gov. Sule cautions APC members against heating polity

GOV. Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has cautioned members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the state against making inflammatory statements that could heat the... Read more

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

Tags: John Mamman, Alhaji Abdullahi Adamu, Alhaji Umaru Al-Makura, Abdullahi Sule

FCCPC recounts ordeal raiding online loan sharks in Lagos

THE Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission, FCCPC says the enforcement team of the joint task force handling loan sharks experienced ugly ordeals during its raid... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Central Bank of Nigeria, Dr Adamu Abdullahi, Mr Babatunde Irukera, FCCPC, ICPC,

WAEC at 70: Minister tasks council on examination malpractice

THE Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, has called on the West African Examinations Council, WAEC to step up efforts in tackling the menace of examination... Read more

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

Tags: WAEC, Mallam Adamu Adamu, Mr Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba,

APC chairmanship: Sheriff, Yuguda’s supporters backing Akume – campaign group

A national chairmanship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and minister of Special Duties and Inter-governmental Affairs, George Akume, has received support from party chieftains... Read more

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

Tags: Terver Aginde, Adamu Abubakar, Sadiq Fakai, George Akume, Ray Morphy

Akume will emerge APC National Chairman: Group

THE George Akume Campaign Organisation says it is almost certain that Sen.George Akume, the Minister of Special Duties, will emerge as the National Chairman of the... Read more

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

Tags: All Progressives Congress, Sen.George Akume, Mr Adamu Abubakar, Chief Ray Morphy, Mr Terver Aginde, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff

APC Chairmanship: Forum endorses Abudulahi Adamu as candidate

THE All Progressives Congress (APC) New Generation Forum has endorsed Sen. Abudulahi Adamu as its candidate for the party’s next national chairmanship position ahead of its... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Charles Ibiang, Sen. Abudulahi Adamu, APC, President Muhammadu Buhari

2023: PDP opens talks with ex-governors, senators, reps

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has begun moves to expand its coast ahead of next year’s elections. Despite ongoing reconciliation in the All Progressives Congress (APC), the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 239 times

Tags: Dr. Iyorchia Ayu, PDP, APC, Danjuma Goje, Adamu Aliero, Ibrahim Shekarau

FG will continue to invest big in education, says Minister

MALAM Adamu Adamu, The Minister of Education, has assured that the Federal Government will continue to invest hugely in education to boost the quality of teaching... Read more

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

Tags: Prof. Paulinus Okwelle, Pauline Ikwuegbu, Chukuemeka Nwajiuba, Malam Adamu Adamu, Muhammadu Buhari

Niger State Government boosts tourism with Shagunu Beach Resort take off

THE efforts by the Governor of Niger State, Abubakar Sani Bello, to boost tourism in the state has received a major fillip with the decision of... Read more

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

Tags: Hakeem Adewale Akintunde, Chidawa Rifkatu Adamu, Abubakar Sani Bello

Lack of morals, ethics responsible for building collapse – NITP president

TOYIN Ayinde, National President, Nigerian Institute of Town Planners, NITP, has identified lack of morals and ethical standards as the major cause of building collapse in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: TOYIN Ayinde, Rilwanu Suleiman-Adamu

Bauchi govt. to pay N5,000 annual bursary to students

The Bauchi State scholarship board says it will commence payment of N5,000 annual bursary to 5,000 additional indigent students studying across tertiary institutions across Nigeria. Malam Dahiru... Read more

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

Tags: Malam Dahiru Adamu

FG will support Great Green Wall Programmes – Environment Minister

  The Minister of State for Environment, Mrs Sharon Ikeazor, has said the Federal Government would support Pan African Agency of the Great Green Wall (PAGGW), to... Read more

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

Tags: Mrs Sharon Ikeazor, Mr. Adamu Ibrahim-Larmua

Court orders Modibbo university to reinstate sacked lecturer

 The National Industrial Court has ordered the Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola, to with immediate effect reinstate a lecturer, Dr Saidu Adamu. The court also ordered... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Dr Saidu Adamu

Group berates AYCF president over attack on Ganduje

THE Northern caucus of the Tinubu presidential support group, Asiwaju Project Beyond 2023, has said that Abdullahi Ganduje, the Kano State governor, spoke for the whole... Read more

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

Tags: Tanko Yakassai, Adamu Birniwa, Abdullahi Ganduje, Yerima Shettima, Buhari Hussaini

Be conscious of mental health, veteran broadcaster advises women

EUGENIA Abu, a veteran broadcaster, has advised women to be conscious of their mental health and be more optimistic for better future. Abu said this at a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 59 times

Tags: Toyin Omozuwa, Hasiya Adamu-Binu, Eugenia Abu, Oke Chinye

FG restates commitment to demarcate FCT/ Niger, Kaduna, Kogi, Nasarawa boundaries

THE Federal Government has restated its commitment to demarcate the boundaries  between the FCT and four  neighbouring States. Adamu Adaji, Director-General, National Boundary Commission, NBC, made this... Read more

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

Tags: Adamu Adaji, Babatunde Fashola

14-year-old drowns in a pond in Kano – Fire Service

THE Kano State Fire Service has confirmed the death of a 14-year-old boy after drowning in a pond in Nassarawa Local Government Area. In a statement, Alhaji Saminu... Read more

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

Tags: ASP Abdul’aziz Sani, Muhammadu Sunusi, Alhaji Saminu Abdullahi, Muhammad Adamu

Publishers decry high cost of book review exercise; seek FG’s intervention

THE Nigerian Publishers Association, NPA, has urged the Federal Government to intervene and stop the imposition of exorbitant fees on its members by states’ ministry of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 101 times

Tags: Malam Adamu Adamu, Uchenna Anioke, Nigerian Publishers Association

ICYMI: We’ve capacity to resolve issues in APC — Buhari

THIS is a decisive week for the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. Ahead of its March 26 National Convention, the party hierarchy is expected to iron... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Professor Etim Nyong, M.B. Shehu, Mustapha Salihu, Teslim Folarin, Sadeeq Sule-Iko Sami, Ovie Omo-Agege, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, Abdullahi Adamu, Muhammadu Buhari, Yemi Osinbajo

APC chairmanship: Aspirants adamant, governors push for open race

THE battle for the national chairmanship of the All Progressives Congress (APC) remains tough for ex-Narasawa State Governor Abdullahi Adamu despite his endorsement by President Muhammadu... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 103 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress, Governor Abdullahi Adamu, President Muhammadu Buhari,

OAU VC Race: Group wants Ife indigene as next vice-chancellor

SOME concerned youths and elders of Ile-Ife have called for the emergence of an indigene of the ancient city as the next Vice-Chancellor of Obafemi Awolowo... Read more

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

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Yemi Osinbajo, Mallam Adamu Adamu, Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Seun Agbogunleri, Prof. Anthony Elujoba,

APC stakeholders criticize Amaechi, El-Rufai over Adamu's endorsement

STAKEHOLDERS of the All Progressives Congress, APC, under the umbrella of APC Integrity Group have asked the minister of Transportation, Rotimi Ameachi, and Kaduna State governor,... Read more

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

Tags: Rochas Okorocha, Chinsom Nwakanma, Dawu Mohammed, Abdullahi Adamu, Rotimi Ameachi, Nasir El-Rufai, Muhammadu Buhari

FG approved $9bn 2010 to 2022 for PPP projects -ICRC DG

THE Federal Government approved nine billion dollars for Private Public Partnership  (PPP) projects from 2010 to 2020. Mr Micheal Ohiani,  the Acting Director-General (D-G), Infrastructure Concession Regulatory... Read more

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

Tags: Sen. Adamu Aliero, APC, Sen.Robert Ajayi Boroffice, Mr Micheal Ohiani, COREN, CBN, BPE, Mr Alex Okoh,

ASUU Strike: FG reconstitutes team to renegotiate 2009 agreement

THE Federal Government has reconstituted a team to renegotiate the 2009 agreements it  entered with the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). Reconstituting the team, the Minister... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 109 times

Tags: ASUU, Ben Goong, Adamu Adamu,

NAFDAC urges Nigerians to steer clear of unregistered drugs, consumables

 THE National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has urged Nigerians to desist from patronising unregistered drugs and other consumables. The Coordinator of the... Read more

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

Tags: NAFDAC,Mr Garba Adamu,

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

EndSARS: Petitioner demands N100m from police over brother’s death

HASSAN Sani-Musa, a petitioner, on Tuesday, demanded for N100 million from the Police over his brother’s alleged extrajudicial killing. Sani-Musa, made the demand while testifying before the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Garba Tetengi, Justice Suleiman Galadima, Kenneth Ogbuchuwa, Abdulkarim Maude, Khalid Nuhu, Abba Adamu, Hassan Sani-Musa

FG plans N15bn revitalisation fund for its polytechnics

THE Federal Government plans to release N15b for the revitalisation of facilities in its polytechnics. Acting Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Education, Mr David Gender, made this... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Mr David Gender, Mr Waziri Bulama,Malam Adamu Adamu, CBN, NBTE, Prof. Idris Bugaje,

NYSC swears in 1,204 corps members in Sokoto

NO fewer than 1,204 corps members were, on Tuesday, sworn in by Chief Judge of Sokoto State, Justice Sa’idu Sifawa, for 2022 Batch A, Stream I... Read more

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

Tags: Justice Sa’idu Sifawa, Chief Magistrate Abubakar Adamu,

International Boundaries: Nigeria is set to resolve all disputes with Benin Republic-NBC

THE Director-General, National Boundary Commission (NBC), Mr Adamu Adaji says Nigeria is eager to resolve all the lingering disputes between it and Benin Republic .   The D-G... Read more

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

Tags: Dr. Marcel Balgo, Mr Adamu Adaji, Mrs Efe Ovuakporie, National Boundary Commission,

Labourer bags 12 months jail term for injuring minor

AN Abuja Grade I Area Court in Dei-Dei, Abuja, on Monday sentenced a 22-year-old labourer, Ibrahim Abdullahi to 12 months imprisonment for injuring a five-year-old child. Abdullahi,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Badamasi Adamu, Olaonipekun Babajide, Sulyman Ola, Ibrahim Abdullahi

Driver bags 6 months jail term for cheating his employer

A Grade I Area Court,  Dei-Dei, Shagari quarters, in Abuja on Monday sentenced a 24-year-old Driver, Adamu Mohammed, to 6 months imprisonment for defrauding his employer... Read more

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

Tags: Oguori Precious, Olaonipekun Babajide, Adamu Mohammed, Sulyman Ola

Preventing mother languages from extinction

RESEARCHERS observe that language is what makes people humans; a dynamic integral part of culture and a constituent part of human civilisation. According to them, when language,... Read more

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

Tags: UNESCO, Audrey Azoulay, Ms Fatima Adamu, Ms Andriamiseza Noro,

Bus Terminal will decongest 99 percent traffic in Karu – NURTW Chair

Mr Salihu Adamu, Nasarawa state Chairman, National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), has said that the newly inaugurated Sani Abacha Bus Terminal would decongest 99... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 86 times

Tags: Salihu Adamu, National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW),

APC stakeholders rage over Adamu’s ‘selection’ as party chairman

SOME stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have expressed disappointment over the reported endorsement of Senator Abdullahi Adamu by the Presidency. Members of the Governor Atiku... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 86 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress, John Akpanudoedehe, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, Abubakar Sani Bello, Simon Lalong, Yahaya Bello, Governor Atiku Bagudu, Senator Abdullahi Adamu,

Explosion rocks NSCDC operational vehicle, 4 personnel die

THE Niger State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, has lost four gallant officers attached to Shiroro Hydro Power Station, Shiroro, Niger... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Bala Adamu, Odumosu Olusola, NSCDC

APC reschedules date for national convention

THE All Progressives Congress, APC, yesterday announced the postponement of its national convention earlier slated for February 26 to March 26. The development confirms an exclusive report by LEADERSHIP on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 139 times

Tags: Abdullahi Adamu, Ugokwe Prince, Aliyu Audu, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, INEC, Abdullahi Adamu, Mai Mala Buni, APC

2023: IBB canvases for youths in Nigerian leadership

FORMER military president General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, IBB, has advocated for the younger generation to take over power considering the global realities that put them in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Adamu Garba, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida

PCC resolves 4,000 cases in Borno

THE Public Complaints Commission (PCC) in Borno, says it has resolved over 4,000 cases in the past 10 months in the state. The Federal Commissioner in charge... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Public Complaints Commission (PCC), Alhaji Yusuf Adamu, Gov. Babagana Zulum,

Minister discloses reasons for insisting on water resources bill

SULEIMAN Adamu, the Minister of Water Resources, on Thursday, disclosed reasons behind his ministry’s insistence for the National Assembly to pass the Water Resources Bill into... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Suleiman Adamu, Alice Ojowu

APC convention: Choice of chairmanship candidate puts Buhari in tight corner

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is in a tight corner over whom to endorse as the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, eight days to the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Kashim Shettima, Abubakar Bawa Bwari, Saliu Mustapha, Abdullahi Adamu, Tanko Al-Makura, Adams Oshiomhole, Adams Oshiomhole, Mai Mala Buni, Yemi Osinbajo, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Muhammadu Buhari

Kaduna varsity lecturers join one-month ASUU warning strike

ACADEMIC staff of the Kaduna State University (KASU) on Thursday joined the one-month warning strike called by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). This is contained... Read more

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

Tags: Kaduna State University, Dr Peter Adamu, Prof. Yohanna Tella, Mr Abubakar Jumare

Kano Govt. partners BUK Centre for Dryland and Agriculture on research, training – Official

KANO State Government says it will partner with the Centre for Dryland Agriculture (CDA), Bayero University, Kano (BUK), on research and training of farmers to enhance... Read more

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

Tags: Prof. Sagir Adamu-Abbas, Prof. Jibrin Muhammed-Jibrin, Bayero University, Yusuf-Gawuna,

FG constitutes whitepaper drafting panels for tertiary institutions

FOLLOWING the receipt of reports of Visitation Panels to Tertiary Institutions in 2021, the Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, has constituted a Whitepaper Drafting Panels... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Malam Adamu Adamu, Mr Ben Goong,

Northern celebrities pay courtesy visit to Osinbajo

A large delegation made up of notable artistes, musicians, entertainers and creatives from the Northern part of the country paid a courtesy call on the Vice... Read more

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

Tags: Rabiu Rikadawa, Yusuf Haruna, Yakubu Mohammed, Dauda Adamu Rarara, Laolu Akande, Muhammadu Buhari, Yemi Osinbajo

Six-time winners Bayern Munich needed a late Kingsley Coman equaliser to avoid a shock last-16 first-leg defeat

SIX-time winners Bayern Munich needed a late Kingsley Coman equaliser to avoid a shock last-16 first-leg defeat at an impressive Red Bull Salzburg. Winger Coman ghosted in... Read more

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

Tags: Bayern Munich, Kingsley Coman, Red Bull Salzburg, Chukwubuike Adamu

Bayern Munich draw at Salzburg, Liverpool beat Inter Milan in Champions League

RED Bull Salzburg came within minutes of a famous victory on Wednesday in the last 16 of the 2021/2022 UEFA Champions League. But Kingsley Coman’s late equaliser... Read more

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

Tags: Red Bull Salzburg, Kingsley Coman, Sven Ulreich, Karim Adeyemi, Chikwubuike Adamu,

ASUU strike unnecessary, says Fed Govt

EDUCATION Minister Adamu Adamu yesterday expressed shock over the ongoing strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to go on strike. He said the contentious... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Adamu Adamu, ASUU, Chris Ngige, Ayuba Wabba, Nigeria Labour Congress,

Education minister expresses shock at ASUU's industrial action

MALAM Adamu Adamu, the Minister of Education, has said that he is surprised by the decision of the Academic Staff Union of Universities to embark on... Read more

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

Tags: Malam Adamu Adamu, Yemi Osinbajo

Fuel scarcity: Light traffic flow characterise Kaduna highways

LIGHT traffic flow now characterise most highways in Kaduna metropolis as residents lament the hardship caused by fuel scarcity in major towns of the State. A Correspondent... Read more

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

Tags: Salma Ibrahim, Ruth John, Malam Adamu Muhammad, Dogara Samaila

Fuel price hits N600 per litre in Abuja

COMMUTERS and motorists are lamenting as the scarcity of petrol bites harder across the country, Daily Trust reports. Findings reveal that a litre is sold for as high as... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 115 times

Tags: Eugene Agha, Victor Edozie, Salim U. Ibrahim, Sadiq Adamu, Abubakar Akote, Simon E. Sunday, Faruk Shuaibu, Seun Adeuyi, Adeyemi Adetunji, Abubakar Sadeeq, Abdullahi Muhammad, Malam Audu Kurum, Abdulla

FG appoints principal officers for 4 new tertiary institutions

In line with extant rules, the Federal Government has announced the appointment of principal officers for the four newly established universities in the country. The Federal Ministry... Read more

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

Tags: Fatima Mohammed, Ibrahim Alhassan, Dr Abashe Atiku, Ali Adamu, Prof. Akeem Lasisi,

Court to rule on NIS prayer to join DSS, NIA in El-Zakzaky’s suit March 28

A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, fixed March 28 to rule on Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS’s motion to join Department of State Services, DSS, and National... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 150 times

Tags: Marshall Abubakar, Jimoh Adamu, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, Obiora Egwuatu

Police arraign teenager over alleged willful damage, theft

 The police on Monday, arraigned a teenager, Musa Adamu, before an Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court over alleged wilful damage and stealing. The defendant, 18, of no fixed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Musa Adamu

PSC suspends judgement on Abba Kyari, orders further investigation

THE Police Service Commission (PSC) has postponed the verdict on the case involving suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Abba Kyari, who was in charge of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 126 times

Tags: Police Service Commission, Abba Kyari, Musiliu Smith, SP Shaaba Adamu Gboyako, Ikechukwu Ani,

Group empowers 200 GBV survivors in Yobe

A Yobe based NGO, Women and Youths Empowerment Initiative (WOYEIN), says it has provided skills acquisition training to 200 survivors of Gender-Based Violence (GBV) in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 146 times

Tags: Women and Youths Empowerment Initiative, Hajiya Husna Ibrahim, Salisu Muktar, Asabe Abubakar, Adamu Gojim, Mrs Faitama Bukar

NBC urges Plateau, Taraba communities to cooperate for smooth border demarcation

THE National Boundary Commission (NBC) has urged Plateau and Taraba communities to cooperate and allow the completion of seamless border demarcation between the two states. Mr Adamu... Read more

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

Tags: National Boundary Commission, Prof. Sonni Tyoden, Mr Adamu Adaji, Mr Haruna Manu

Leaders meet to save the future of Nigeria

CRITICAL stakeholders in the country cutting across political divides – comprising 14 governors, captains of industries, ministers and pressure groups – have come together under the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 120 times

Tags: Anyim Pius Anyim, Bukola Saraki, Ibikunle Amosun, Adams Oshiomhole, Donald Duke, Ikedi Ohakim, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, Attahiru Bafarawa, Peter Obi, Saminu Turaki, Adamu Aliero, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, Ka

Marwa seeks drug tests for university students, NDLEA campus outposts

THE Chairman/Chief Executive of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Brig. Gen. Mohamed Buba Marwa (Retd.) has asked all tertiary institutions in Nigeria to make... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 120 times

Tags: Okereke Chinwe, Mallam Adamu Adamu, NDLEA, Brig. Gen. Mohamed Buba Marwa (Retd.)

USAID trains CSOs on citizens budget in Adamawa

THE United States Agency for International Development, USAID, has trained various Community Social Organisations, CSOs, on effective citizens budget participation, presentation and implementation in Adamawa. Maxwell Machill,... Read more

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

Tags: Malam Nasir Adamu, Usman Mapeo, Maxwell Machill, USAID

2023: Governors move against senators

BARELY one year to the 2023 general elections, some senators elected on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and... Read more

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

Tags: APC, Ike Ekweremadu, Chukwuka Utazi, Chimaroke Nnamani,Adamu Abdullahi, Rochas Okorocha, PDP, Philip Aduda, Sabi Abdullahi,

Group tasks FG on ailing refineries

 A socio-political pressure group, Advanced Level Movement (ALM), has urged the Federal Government to revamp the ailing refineries in the country to ensure undisrupted supply of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 39 times

Tags: Dr Haroun Ajah

Court dissolves 9-year-old marriage over wife’s ill-temper

 A Jos Upper Area Court in Kasuwan Nama, on Monday, dissolved the nine-year old marriage between Sadiya Adamu and her husband, Ifeanyi Nnadili, over her ill-temper.   Delivering... Read more

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

Tags: Sadiya Adamu , Ifeanyi Nnadili

Hijab matters – FG says Nigerian constitution not against it

ADAMU Adamu, the Minister of Education, says Nigeria’s constitution allows Muslim women to wear hijab in line with the teachings of their faith. He noted that all... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Ishaq Akintola, Hajiya Amina, Namadi Sambo, Rafat Sanni, Rafatu Abdulhamid, Saadatu Hassan Liman, Maryam Bukar Abba, Aisha Duku, Adamu Adamu, Hajiya Sidikat Shomope

Immigration releases Odili’s passport

THE Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) has released the international passport it seized from a former Rivers Governor Peter Odili. NIS’ lawyer, Jimoh Adamu, told a Federal High... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Jimoh Adamu, Njideka Nwosu-Iheme, Peter Odili.

Olympiad competition:Maths Centre honours outstanding students, school

THE National Mathematical Centre, NMC, has honoured some students with award of excellent and cash prizes for their credible performances in its 2021 National Mathematical Sciences... Read more

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

Tags: Abiodun Didunoluwa, Otutochi Nwadinkpa, Okezie Chidozie, Malam Adamu Adamu, Prof. Promise Mebine, NMC

Niger State rated best in use of jolly phonics to boost literacy

The Universal Learning Solutions, Owners of Jolly Phonics has adjudged Niger state the best in the use of Jolly Phonics techniques to improve literacy among primary... Read more

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

Tags: Universal Learning Solutions, Jolly Phonics, Dr Isah Adamu,

Bandits take family members of ASUU chairman

BANDITS have abducted five family members of Malam Abdurrahman Adamu, the chairman of Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, of the Federal University Gusau in Zamfara... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Mallam Umar Usman, ASUU, Malam Abdurrahman Adamu

4 Zamfara ASUU chairman’s family members, one other, kidnapped

 THE Police Command in Zamfara have confirmed the kidnapping of four members of the family of ASUU Chairman and one other by unknown gunmen.   The gunmen had... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Alhaji Abbas, ASUU, Abdulrahaman Adamu,

Gov’s aide advises youths to shun divisive tendencies

JULIANA Esla, the Senior Special Assistant to Gov. Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State on Inter- Party Affairs, has urged the youths and other Nigerians to shun... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Alhaji Abubakar Adamu, Abdullahi Sule, Juliana Esla

Hannifa's death steers up new order from Kano government

THE Kano state government has demanded that the remains of an Almajiri child allegedly tortured to death by his teacher should be exhumed. Muhammad Tahar Adamu, commissioner... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Abdulmalik Tanko, Abdulkarim Abdullahi, Sama’ila Shu’aibu Dikko, Muhammad Tahar Adamu, Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa

2023: Atiku's fate in becoming president

ATIKU Abubakar, former vice president, has never hidden his ambition to become the President of Nigeria. At 75, age is no longer on his side and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Kassim Afegbua, Malam Adamu, Bala Mohammed, Raymond Dokpesi, Rabiu Kwankwaso, Atiku Abubakar, Olusegun Obasanjo

Adamu panel asks for time, Feb 26 APC convention shaky

DOUBTS that the proposed national convention of governing All Progressives Congress (APC) would hold on February 26 as earlier scheduled were, yesterday, raised by the Senator... Read more

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

Tags: APC, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, Dr. Salihu Lukman, Dr Oluranti Adebule, governor, Sullivan Chime, George Akume, Otunba Moses Alake Adeyemo, Governor Mai Mala Buni, Senator Ken Nnamani

FCT minister commissions 30 police operational vehicles

RAMATU Aliyu, the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, minister of state, has inaugurated 30 operational vehicles donated to commands and divisions of the Nigeria Police Force by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Abdullahi Adamu Candido, Ramatu Aliyu

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

Final-year student of BUK found dead in hostel

A final-year student of the Department of Library and Information Science of Bayero University Kano, BUK, is dead. The student, according to a statement issued by Lamara... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Professor Sagir Adamu Abbas, Babangida Ahmed, Lamara Garba, Bayero University Kano

Porter in court for allegedly stealing alcoholic drinks

A 46-year-old porter, Joseph Watyil, on Friday appeared in a Kubwa Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, for allegedly stealing packs alcoholic drinks.   The police charged Watyil, a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Mr Muhammad Adamu

Minister vows to give Hanifa justice

FEDERAL government said it is making efforts to ensure justice over the gruesome murder of a five-year-old pupil, Hanifa Abubakar. The victim was kidnapped and killed by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Ben Bem Goong, Adamu Adamu, Abdullahi Ganduje, Abdulmalik Tanko

Aisha Buhari links cancer spread to lack of awareness

AISHA Muhammadu Buhari, the First Lady, has identified lack of awareness as a major factor for the high rate of mortality from cancer in Nigeria. According to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 65 times

Tags: Gloria Orji, Prof. Adamu Alhassan Umar, Aisha Muhammadu Buhari

ASUU supports 8 Kaduna varsity students with N800,000

THE Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Kaduna State University (KASU) chapter, on Tuesday presented cheques of N100, 000 each to eight students of the institution. Presenting... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 132 times

Tags: Academic Staff Union of Universities, Peter Adamu, Shu’aibu Simon,

Ex-speaker Dogara stripped of traditional title

THE Bauchi Emirate Council has suspended Yakubu Dogara, a former speaker of the House of Representatives, from bearing the traditional title of Jakadan Bauchi. The suspension followed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 173 times

Tags: Sa’idu Ibrahim Jahun, Usman Bilyaminu Othman, Yakubu Dogara, Rilwanu Sulaimanu Adamu

Kaduna State University appoints Prof. Tella, acting VC

 THE Governing Council of Kaduna State University has approved the appointment of Prof. Yohanna Tella, as the acting Vice-Chancellor (VC) of the University. The Public Relation Officer... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 557 times

Tags: Prof. Yohanna Tella, Mr Adamu Bargo, Mal. Hussaini Dikko, Prof. Muhammad Tanko

Basketweaver jailed 5 months for stealing cell phone

A Kubwa Grade I Area Court on Thursday sentenced a 20-year-old basketweaver, Abdul Isah to five months imprisonment for stealing a cell phone. Isah was convicted and... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Mr Muhammad Adamu,

Senate accents to the establishment of National Rice Development Council

THE Senate has passed a bill seeking to establish the National Rice Development Council, a move that would see to Nigeria saving about $2billion dollars on... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 109 times

Tags: Abdullahi Adamu

Court remands POS operator for allegedly cheating employer

A Kubwa Grade I Area Court on Wednesday ordered that Joseph Njoku, a POint Of Sale (POS)  operator be remanded in police custody for allegedly cheating his employer... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Muhammad Adamu

Scavenger bags 2 years imprisonment for receiving stolen property

A Kubwa Grade 1 Area Court on Wednesday sentenced a 20-year-old scavenger, Abdulmalik Usman, to two years in prison for receiving two stolen block producing machine... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Abdulmalik Usman, Judge, Muhammad Adamu,

Court remands butcher for allegedly sodomising 11-year-old boy

 A Kaduna Chief Magistrates’ Court, on Wednesday ordered that a 45-year-old butcher, Adamu Abdullahi, who allegedly sodomised a 11-year-old boy, be remanded in a correctional centre. The... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Adamu Abdullahi,Magistrate Hajara Dauda

School certificate not enough for election into public offices - Gbajabiamila

THE Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila has said the possession of a minimum of secondary school certificate or its equivalent by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 218 times

Tags: Prof. Toyin Ogundipe, Femi Gbajabiamila, UNILAG, Lanre Tejuoso, Justice Amina Adamu Augie

Nigerians to decide next President, say Osinbajo’s supporters

NIGERIAN'S, and not any purported agreement, will determine who becomes the next President of the country, the 2023 NewTribe Project, a presidential campaign team of Vice... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 109 times

Tags: Senator Abdullahi Adamu, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, Waziri Zannah, Mr. Osita Okechukwu, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Orji Kalu, Emenike, absent at Abia APC Reconciliation Committee Meeting

THE two leading protagonists in the crisis rocking the Abia State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Orji Uzor Kalu and Chief Ikechi Emenike... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 125 times

Tags: Chief Ikechi Emenike, Donatus Nwankp, Orji Uzor Kalu, Hon. Okey Ezeala, Senator Abdulahi Adamu, Senator Chris Adighije, Nnanna Kalu, Dr. Alex Otti

7 dead, 2 injured in Bauchi auto crash-FRSC

THE Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Bauchi State Command, says no fewer than seven persons lost their lives in a ghastly motor accident that occurred in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Mustapha Adamu, Yusuf Abdullahi, FRSC, NAN

Court issues bench warrant against businesswoman, daughter

A Grade I Area Court, Kubwa, on Thursday issued a bench warrant authorising the arrest of a 35-year-old businesswoman, Priscilla Lampang and her 25-year-old daughter, Elizabeth. The... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Muhammad Adamu,

Nigerians take to Adamu Garba, others over upliftment of Twitter ban

ADAMU Garba, former presidential aspirant is currently trending on Twitter. On the 12th of January 2022, the federal government announced the lifting of the suspension on Twitter,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 126 times

Tags: @ Akmon10, @ Damiar0s, @firstlady, Adamu Garba, Kashifu Abdullahi, Lai Mohammed

APC denies AbdulRazaq input in appointment of ministers

THE All Progressives Congress, APC, loyal to Lai Mohammed has said that AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has no input to the appointment of two ministers from Kwara. The ministers... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: Federal Character Commission, Faida Dankaka, Abdullahi Adamu,Ibrahim Sharafdeen, Gbemi Saraki, Lai Mohammed, All Progressives Congress

APC gets parallel offices in Kebbi

SEN. Adamu Aliero, leader of the factional All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kebbi State, has directed his supporters to open parallel party offices in all the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 158 times

Tags: SEN. Adamu Aliero, Progressives Congress

Emir of Bauchi charges Super Eagles to bring back AFCON trophy

EMIR of Bauchi, Alhaji Rilwanu Adamu has urged the Super Eagles to display the resilient Nigerian spirit and win the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) trophy... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 109 times

Tags: AFCON, Alhaji Rilwanu Adamu, Super Eagles

Coalition hails FG over Excise Duty on non-alcoholic beverages

THE National Action on Sugar Reduction, NASR, a coalition of civil society organisations has commended the Federal Government for introducing N10 excise duty per litre of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 55 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Zainab Ahmed, Omei Bongos-Ikwue, Nigerian Cancer Society, National Action on Sugar Reduction, Dr Adamu-Alhassan Umar

Former Nasarawa SSG drums support for Saliu Mustapha, as APC Chairman

MR. Phillip Dada, a former Secretary to Nasarawa State Government (SSG) has expressed support for Malam Saliu Mustapha, towards actualizing his dream of becoming national chairman... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 201 times

Tags: Saliu Mustapha, Gov. Abdullahi Adamu, MR. Phillip Dada, Mr Usman Boss Keffi, Mr Dapo Okubanjo,

Civil unrest : Sayawa Community leaders tender apology to Bauchi governor, Emirs

COMMUNITY leaders in Sayawa Community, Bogoro Local Government Area of Bauchi state have tendered an apology to Gov. Bala Mohammed, Emir of Bauchi, and Dass over... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 164 times

Tags: Gov Mohammed, Alhaji Rilwanu Adamu, Dass, Alhaji Usman Othma,

Kebbi State University ranked among 25 Nigerian universities with full courses accreditation

THE Nigerian Universities Commission (NUC) has ranked Kebbi State University of Science and Technology, Aliero, among the first 25 Nigerian Universities with full accreditation of courses,... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 186 times

Tags: Prof. Bashar Ladan-Aliero, Malam Musa Labbo-Jega, Husaini Adamu-Zuru, Nigerian Universities Commission, NUC, Kebbi State University of Science and Technology,

Police nab 11  notorious kidnappers, recover 121 live ammunitions

....assures sustained efforts at improving public safety in all Nigerian communitiesThe operatives of the Nigeria Police Intelligence Response Team, working with the Taraba State Police Command,... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 228 times

Tags: Luka Adam, Shuaibu Nuhu, Moses Amos, Peters Mashi, Ahmadu Mallam, Adamu Mohammed, Dahiru Mallam Dalha, Gambo Isah, Sanusi Ahmadu, Mallam Mohammed Mauludu, Ibrahim Idi,

Revealed: How Haroun Adamu babysat author of Da Vinci Code

IT could have been Haroun Al-Rashid Adamu’s best kept memoir which many Nigerian do not know about – his relationship with Dan Brown, the author of... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 6 months ago | seen 466 times

Tags: Gen. T.Y. Danjuma, Olusegun Obasanjo Campaign Organisation, Babatunde Jose, Babatunde Jose, Yale University, Almajiri, Richard G. Brown, Dan Brown, Onwu Inya, Haroun Al-Rashid Adamu, Da Vinci Code,

Haroun Adamu bags doctorate degree in Management Science

By Anthony Isibor.   HAROUN Al-Rashid Adamu, former chairman of the Petroleum Trust Fund, has been awarded the Degree of Doctor of Management Science (Honoris Causa) of the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 months ago | seen 208 times

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FUTA confers Doctor of Management Science, Honoris Causa on Haroun Adamu

HAROUN Al-Rashid Adamu has received a degree of Doctor of Management Science, Honoris Causa, from the Federal University of Technology, Akure, FUTA. Onwu Inya, while presenting Al-Rashid... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 57 times

Tags: HAROUN Al-Rashid Adamu, FUTA

AMCON promotes entrepreneurship among NYSC members

THE Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, has initiated an entrepreneurship and empowerment programme for members of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, posted to carry... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 6 months ago | seen 337 times

Tags: NYSC Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, Ahmed Kuru, Joana Jewel Adamu, NYSC, AMCON

Employee, 34, arraigned over alleged theft

 The Police in Lagos on Tuesday arraigned a 34-year-old man, Godfrey Ezekiel, before an Ojo Magistrates’ Court in Lagos over alleged stealing. The defendant standing trial on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 135 times

Tags:  The Police, ASP. Simeon Uche, Shaibu Adamu, Mr Ademola Adesanya

CVR: INEC registers 25,929 in Borno –official

 A total of 25,929 prospective voters in Borno, have so far registered in the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) exercise by the Independent National Electoral Commission... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 113 times

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Mallam Adamu Gama,

Photos: Agbese, Amuka, Adamu, Jakande, others honoured by League of Nigeria Columnists

  Lateef Jakande's widow receiving post humus on behalf of the late husband award at the event       Haroun Adamu receiving plaque from General Ike Nwachukwu      ... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 228 times

Tags: League of Nigeria Columnists, Dan Agbese, Prof. Anthony Killa, Haroun Adamu, Jakande, General Ike Nwachukwu,

Bagudu wants cattle movement from Sahel to other African regions restricted

GOVERNOR Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State has advocated for a permanent framework to limit the movement of cattle from the Sahel to other regions in Africa.   Bagudu... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 8 months ago | seen 163 times

Tags: Adamu Adaji,, Adeniyi Adedoyin, Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State, Sekou Sangare,

Adamu, Yusuf, Muhammad, Isa, others listed as Boko Haram financiers

  AUTHORITIES in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Monday named six Nigerians with ties to insurgent group Boko Haram as terrorist financiers.   The UAE Cabinet on Monday issued... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 887 times

Tags: durrahaman Ado Musa, Salihu Yusuf Adamu, Bashir Ali Yusuf, Muhammed Ibrahim Isa, Ibrahim Ali Alhassan,Surajo Abubakar Muhammad,United Arab Emirates,Ahmed Mohammed Abdulla Mohammed Alshaiba Alnuaimi (U

Ohanaeze Ndigbo flays Senator Adamu Bulkachuwa

THE apex Igbo socio-cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide has strongly condemned what it described as "caustic and inflammatory attacks" launched against the people of the South... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 9 months ago | seen 235 times

Tags: Ohanaeze Ndigbo flays Senator Adamu Bulkachuwa