230 results found for Mustapha Isah

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,

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,

Lamido’s son emerges Jigawa PDP guber candidate

ALHAJI Mustafa Lamido, the son of former Gov. Sule Lamido of Jigawa, has emerged the state Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate for 2023 poll. The returning... Read more

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

Tags: Alhaji Mustafa Lamido,Alhaji Babandi Ibrahim,Gov. Sule Lamido,Alhaji Saleh Shehu,Mr Isah Ahmed

Homicide: Absence of prosecution counsel stalls trial of 2 men

THE absence of a prosecution counsel, Noel Omeji, at an FCT High Court in Kubwa, Abuja, stalled the trial of Yusuf Mustapha and Augustine Lucky, accused... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 24 times

Tags: Akpa Udoka, Yusuf Mustapha, Augustine Lucky, Noel Omeji

Looters shouldn’t escape justice again, Buhari warns Judiciary

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari says every corruption case lost on technical grounds raises questions about judiciary’s commitment to the fight against corruption. He said perpetrators of corruption, economic... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Abdulrasheed Bawa, Boss Mustapha, Muhammadu Buhari

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

Electricity generation drops by 7% to 3,284 MW

ELECTRICITY generation on, the weekend, dropped by 7 per cent to 3,284 megawatts, MW, from 3,526MW, according to the report of the Nigeria Electricity System Operator,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 35 times

Tags: Mustapha Maihajjo, Ndidi Mbah, Abubakar D. Aliyu, Sule Abdulaziz

Passport issuance: NIS introduces tracking system

THE Nigerian Immigration Service has introduced a passport tracking system for applicants to monitor the statuses of their applications. The Acting Comptroller-General of the NIS, Isah Jere... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 days ago | seen 39 times

Tags: Rauf Aregbesola, Isah Jere Idris

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

FG restates commitment to improving health of Nigerians

MR Boss Mustapha, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), on Thursday, reiterated Federal Government’s commitment to improving the health of Nigerians. He made the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 87 times

Tags: Alex Okoh, Osagie Ehanire, Nnamdi Mbaeri, Boss Mustapha

Nothing ’ll make us abandon promotion of democracy, press freedom — Guild of Editors

THE Nigerian Guild of Editors, NGE, has restated its commitment in defence of democracy and press freedom in Nigeria, vowing that nothing would make journalists buckle... Read more

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

Tags: Iyobosa Uwugiaren, Mustapha Isah

Kaduna Governorship: 7 parties endorse Sha’aban

NO fewer than seven political parties, including the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) have endorsed Alhaji Sani Sha’aban, a governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress... Read more

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

Tags: Alhaji Sani Sha’aban, Malam Umar Isah, APGA

Police repel bandits’ attack in Katsina communities, kill 6 suspects

THE Katsina State Police Command says it has repelled bandits’ attack at Dabaibayawa village of Batagarawa and Dankiri village of Dutsinma Local Government Area. The Command’s spokesperson,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Katsina State Police Command, SP Gambo Isah,

Asset declaration: Compliance by public office holders compulsory, not optional – CCB

Prof. Muhammed Isah, Chairman, Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB), says  compliance with assets declaration and code of conduct for public officers is compulsory not optional. He said... Read more

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

Tags: Prof. Muhammed Isah, Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB), Nigeria Integrated Water Resources Management Commission (NIWRMC), Zephaniah Bulus,

FEC observes 1 minute silence in honour of ex-minister, Ige

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday observed a minute silence in honour of former Minister of communications under Gen. Ibrahim Babangida regime, Olawole Ige, who... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan, Boss Mustapha, Federal Executive Council (FEC), President Muhammadu Buhari,

Guild of editors pledges to defend Nigeria’s democracy

THE Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) has promised to remain courageous and sustain defence for the nation’s democracy. It made the promise after its town hall meeting/capacity... Read more

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

Tags: Mustapha Isah, Iyobosa Uwugiaren

Editors reaffirm commitment to defence of democracy, press freedom

THE Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) has rounded off its Town Hall Meeting/Capacity Building Conference in six geo-political zones, during the week - with the last... Read more

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

Tags: Mustapha Isah, NGE

Sokoto relaxes 24-hour curfew

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 29 times

Tags: Aminu Tambuwal, Isah Bajini Galadanci

APC chieftain congratulates SGF, Boss Mustapha on conferment of National Productivity Award

A Chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Edwin Uhara, has congratulated the Secretary to the Government of the Federation and Chairman, Presidential Steering Committee on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 145 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Boss Mustapha, Edwin Uhara

Buhari bids farewell to 10 ministers, promises to replace them soon

TEN ministers have resigned to run for political offices, following a directive from President Muhammadu Buhari at the last Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting. The Minister of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 185 times

Tags: Boss Mustapha, Godswill Akpabio, Chris Ngige, Rotimi Amaechi, Muhammadu Buhari

Functional biosafety law to bring benefits to economy — NABDA DG

Prof. Abdullahi Mustapha, Director-General of National Biotechnology Development Agency(NABDA) has said that successful operations of biosafety laws in Nigeria will bring significant benefits to farmers and... Read more

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

Tags: Prof. Abdullahi Mustapha, National Biotechnology Development Agency(NABDA)

Emefiele meets Buhari as SGF clarifies quit order

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

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

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

Emefiele visits Presidential Villa, may shelve presidential ambition

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Abuja met behind closed doors with the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele. The News Agency of... Read more

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

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Boss Mustapha, Godwin Emefiele

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,

2023 elections: Presidency officially writes CBN gov, others to resign

 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has officially written to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele, and other political appointees seeking to contest the 2023... Read more

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

Tags:  President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Boss Mustapha, Mr Godwin Emefiele

Lagos Health Commissioner gets national merit award

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has approved the conferment of the National Productivity Order of Merit (NPOM) award on the Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi. This... Read more

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

Tags: Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Boss Mustapha, Tunbosun Ogunbanwo, Prof. Akin Abayomi, Muhammadu Buhari

Hand over now, FG tells Ministers, Ambassadors, others

ALL Ministers, Ambassadors and Heads of Ministries and Departmental Agencies of Government (MDAs) affected by the presidential directive to resign ahead of 2023 polls are to... Read more

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

Tags: Boss Mustapha, Mallam Garba Shehu, Lai Mohammed, Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari orders Emefiele to step down

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the resignation of Godwin Emefiele, governor of the Central bank of Nigeria (CBN), and other political appointees seeking to contest the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 501 times

Tags: Boss Mustapha, Godwin Emefiele, Muhammadu Buhari

Ministries of Power, others make presentations as Buhari presides over FEC

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is currently presiding over weekly Federal Executive Council meeting at the Presidential Villa Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria ((NAN) reports that the Ministries... Read more

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

Tags: Prof Ibrahim Gambari, Folasade Yemi-Esan, Boss Mustapha, Muhammadu Buhari, Yemi Osinbajo

FG tasks state governments on road safety, implementation of NRSS-2

Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, has urged state governments to develop initiatives within the Nigeria Road safety Strategy (NRSS II) to address... Read more

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

Tags: Boss Mustapha, Nigeria Road safety Strategy (NRSS II), Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Dr Habiba Lawal,

Ogun seals company over environmental violation

THE Ogun State Government has ordered the immediate sealing of a cashew nut producing company, SONATA Agri International Limited, located at Kilometre 51 along the Lagos-Ibadan... Read more

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

Tags: Alhaji Mustapha Lamidi, Babatunde Lawal

Madawaki and the perfect chance for APC to wrestle power in Adamawa.

By Missang Oyama   THE aura around him exudes peace, and his carriage is a manifestation of serenity to wit. He carries a certain charm and calm mien;... Read more

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

Tags: Umar Mustapha Madawaki,

Oyo deserves quality leader, says APC Governorship aspirant

MR. Sheriff Mustapha, a Governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State, says the state deserves quality leader, as he... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 38 times

Tags: Sheriff Mustapha, All Progressives Congress (APC), Niyi Akintola,

World Press Freedom Day: Editors Say Media Freedom Under Attack In Nigeria

Warn that threat to media is threat to democracy Urge federal government to make newsprints, broadcast equipment, consumables tax-free     AS the world marks the World Press Freedom Day... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Mustapha Isah, Iyobosa Uwugiaren, NGE

NGE urges FG to make newsprint, other media consumables tax free

THE Nigerian Guild of Editors, NGE has called on the federal government to make newsprint, broadcast equipment and all other consumables in the media sector tax... Read more

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

Tags: Nigerian Guild of Editors, Mustapha Isah, Iyobosa Uwugiaren,

Former Head of State tasks Nigerians on peaceful co-existence

FORMER Head of State, retired Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar, has urged Nigerians to ensure peaceful co-existence among them irrespective of tribe and religious affiliation. Abubakar made the call... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 56 times

Tags: Abdulsalami Abubakar, Sheikh Isah Fari,

NPoA Implementation: AUDA-NEPAD Boss assures Stakeholders participation

THE National Coordinator and Chief Executive Officer AUDA-NEPAD Nigeria, Princess Gloria Akobundu fsi has assured Stakeholders at the 5 day Capacity building workshop on harmonization and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Jean Yves Adou, Prof Eddy Maloka, Barr Boss Mustapha, Muhammadu Buhari, Princess Gloria Akobundu fsi

Court remands security guard for allegedly defiling 7-year-old girl

A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Kano on Friday ordered that a 36-year-old security guard, Ahmad Musa, be remanded in a correctional centre for allegedly defiling a... Read more

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

Tags: Mustapha Sa’ad-Datti,

Masari appoints Muntari Lawal acting SSG

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

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

Tags: Mustapha Inuwa, Aminu Bello Masari

Police arrest 23-year-old suspected serial burglar in Ibadan

A 23-year-old suspected  serial burglar, Bankole Mustapha, who specialises in stealing from hotels and other recreational facilities in Ibadan, has been arrested by the operatives of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Adewale Osifeso, Bankole Mustapha

Taraba bomb blast: NEMA conducts damage assessment in Iware

 THE National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Monday conducted a damage assessment at the International Cattle Market, Iware, Ardo Kola Local Government Area, Taraba, where a... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Mustapha Habib, Mr Ayuba Ladan, National Emergency Management Agency

APC chieftain empowers 600 people with N200m

A former National Chairmanship Aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Malam Saliu Mustapha, has empowered no fewer than 600 people in Kwara with N200 million. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 79 times

Tags: AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, Malam Saliu Mustapha

Don’t divert public wealth to your personal pockets – CCB Boss advises public officers

PROF. Muhammed Isah, Chairman, Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB), has advised public officers to desist from diverting public wealth to their personal pockets. He gave the advice... Read more

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

Tags: Elijah Mohammed, PROF. Muhammed Isah, Prof. Samuel Ogundare

2023: Katsina SSG resigns ahead of governorship contest

THE Secretary to the Government of Katsina State, Dr. Mustapha Muhammad Inuwa has resigned his appointment with effect from 15th April, 2022 The decision followed his desire... Read more

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

Tags: Abdullahi Aliyu Yar’adua, Mustapha Muhammad Inuwa

Man remanded for alleged defilement of 16-year-old girl

AN Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Thursday ordered the remand of an accused person, Mustapha Abiodun, 44, at the Ikoyi Correctional Centre for allegedly... Read more

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

Tags: Mustapha Abiodun, E. Kubeinje, DSP Kehinde Ajayi

Man, 41, docked for allegedly constituting nuisance

THE Police on Thursday, arraigned one Mustapha Usman, 41, in an Iyaganku Magistrates’ Court, Ibadan for allegedly constituting public nuisance. Usman, whose residential address was not provided,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 58 times

Tags: S. A. Adesina, Joshua Abegunde, Ahmed Usman, Mustapha Usman, Insp. Sikiru Ibrahim

Buhari meets Service Chiefs, Ministers

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is presiding over a meeting with the some Ministers and Heads of security establishments at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The meeting, which started at... Read more

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

Tags: Lieutenant General Farouk Yahaya, Rauf Aregbesola, Bashir Magashi, Maj. Gen. Babagana Monguno, Professor Ibrahim Gambari, Boss Mustapha, Yemi Osinbajo, Muhammadu Buhari

Ramadan: Niger PDP gubernatorial aspirant donates N4m to IDPs

A gubernatorial aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Niger, Alhaji Isah Kantigi, has donated N4 million to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs)... Read more

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

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Isah Kantigi,

NEMA receives158 stranded Nigerians from Libya

 THE National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has received 158 Nigerian returnees from Libya at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos. The Director-General of the Agency, Alhaji... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Alhaji Mustapha Habib, NEMA, Mr Ibrahim Farinloye,

2023: Bello’s presidency will birth a new Nigeria, Nwaokobia tells APC delegates

A leadership and mentorship instructor and convener of Country First Movement, Prof. Chris Mustapha Nwaokobia Jnr, has called on the All Progressives Congress (APC) delegates to... Read more

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

Tags: Yahaya Bello, Prof. Chris Mustapha Nwaokobia

‘NASFAT realised N60m Zakat in 3yrs’

THE Nasrul Lahi-L-Fatih Society Agency for Zakat and Sadaqat (NAZAS) says it realised not less than N60 million between 2019 and 2022 which it disbursed to... Read more

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

Tags: Isiaq Ajibola, Shuaib Mustapha Agbarere

Osinbajo declined Obasanjo’s offer to become AGF in 2005–Ogunsakin

A veteran journalist, Mustapha Ogunsakin, has said that Vice President  Yemi Osinbajo declined former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s offer to become Attorney-General of the Federation in 2005. Ogunsakin’s... Read more

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

Tags: Bola Tinubu, Akin Olujimi, Olusegun Obasanjo, Mustapha Ogunsakin, Yemi Osinbajo

FG felicitates with Christians at Easter

THE Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, on behalf of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), felicitates with Nigerians, particularly, the Christian faithful on... Read more

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

Tags: Boss Mustapha,

Insecurity, economy top agenda as Buhari chairs council of state meeting

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is currently presiding over a meeting of the Council of State at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Thursday morning. The meeting, which started... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Hope Uzodinma, Goodluck Jonathan, Ibarahim Gambari, Boss Mustapha, Ernest Shonekan, Muhammadu Buhari

KDSG spends N30.5bn on gratuities, death benefits from 2017 to date – Official

THE Kaduna State Government has expended N30.5 billion on gratuities and death benefits to State and Local Government retirees and families of deceased beneficiaries from February... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 130 times

Tags: Prof. Salamatu Isah, Mr Philip Yatai

Setting media agenda for 2023 general elections

THE media attempts to effect processes that will result in what will be perceived as the most important discourse on issues affecting a society, influencing and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Mustapha Isa, Chris Isiguzo, Reuben Abati, Azubuike Ishiekwene, Yahaya Bello

Storekeeper arraigned for alleged theft of N9m gadgets

A 47-year-old man, Mustapha Saka, on Thursday appeared before an Ogudu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly stealing communication packs valued at N9 million belonging to... Read more

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

Tags: E. Kubeinje, Mustapha Saka, DSP Kehinde Ajayi

CCB committed to eradicating corrupt practices in public service – Chairman

THE Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) says it is committed to eradicating corrupt practices within the public service. The Chairman of the Bureau, Prof. Muhammed Isah, made... Read more

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

Tags: Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB), Prof. Muhammed Isah, Prof. Samuel Ogundare, Mohammed Bello,

LG elections: Police announce restriction of movement in Katsina

 THE Police Command in Katsina State has announced the total restriction of movement of persons and vehicles from 6 a.m to 6 p.m on April, 11,... Read more

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

Tags: CP Idrisu Dabban-Dauda, SP Gambo Isah

Adamawa LG Poll records peaceful conduct – Authorities

THE Adamawa Independent Electoral Commission (ADSIEC) has expressed satisfaction with the peaceful conduct of Saturday’s local government election in the state. The Chairman of ADSIEC, Alhaji Isa... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Mustapha Salihu,, Alhaji Isa Shettima, DSP Sulaiman Nguroje, Peoples Democratic Party, All Progressives Congress

Ahead 2023 Polls: Bankole harps on responsible leadership

 A former Speaker House of Representatives, Mr Oladimeji Bankole, has called for less emphasis on the age of the leaders to pilot the affairs of the... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Oladimeji Bankole, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, Alhaji Isah Okonkwo.

Adamawa LG Poll: APC drums support for candidates

THE All Progressives Congress (APC) in Adamawa has called on residents of the state and members of the party to vote for the party’s candidates during... Read more

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

Tags: All Progressives Congress, Mr Mustapha Salihu,

Effective service delivery, prerequisite for growth of govt.-owned establishments – NEMA D-G

MR Mustapha Ahmed, Director-General, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) says effective service delivery remains a prerequisite for the growth and survival of government-owned establishments across the... Read more

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

Tags: NEMA, Mrs Nnenna Akajemeli, Mr Mustapha Ahmed,

No difference in taste between GM beans, local variety-Consumers

CONSUMERS of genetically modified, GM, beans, the pod borer insect resistant variety, on Thursday in Abuja testified that it   tasted same with the local and popular variety. The... Read more

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

Tags: Rose Gidado, NABDA, Prof. Abdullahi Mustapha, Winifred Adejo, Emmanuel Nwankwo

High profile terrorist commander surrenders – DHQ

 THE Defence Headquarters says a notable commander of Boko Haram terrorists, Saleh Mustapha, has surrendered to troops of Operation Hadin Kai, in the North East as... Read more

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

Tags: Boko Haram, Saleh Mustapha, Maj.-Gen. Bernard Onyeuko, Inn Kathir

NEMA D-G inaugurates anti-corruption unit

 DIRECTOR-GENERAL, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Mr Mustapha Ahmed, has inaugurated Anti-Corruption and Transparency Unit (ACTU) in the agency to further help in the fight against... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 38 times

Tags: NEMA, Mr Mustapha Ahmed, Mr Manzo Ezekiel

Bureau urges public officers to uphold moral standards

The Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) has called on public officers to always uphold moral standards as they carry out government activities. Prof. Muhammed Isah, the Chairman,... Read more

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

Tags: Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB), Prof. Muhammed Isah, Prof. Samuel Ogundare, Bello Maigari

Minister seeks partners’ technical support on agricultural practices

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

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

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

Use of tricycles by farmers will aid food sufficiency – Minister

 MINISTER of State for Agriculture and Rural Development, Mustapha Shehuri, says the use of tricycles would ease transportation for smallholder farmers and their produce. The use of... Read more

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

Tags: Mustapha Shehuri, All Farmers Association of Nigeria,

COVID-19: NCRC recommends need for more deliberate coordination of research in Nigeria

THE Nigeria COVID-19 Research Coalition (NCRC) has recommended more deliberate coordination of research in Nigeria to maximise efficiency and impact of research in the country, based... Read more

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

Tags: Dr Chinwe Ochu, NCRC, Prof. Popoola Mustapha Ayo, Prof. Ehimario Igumbor,

Technician in court over alleged theft of N200,000 generator engine

 THE police in the FCT on Tuesday arraigned a technician, Isah Abdulraman, who allegedly stole a N200,000 generator engine, at a Karu Grade 1 Area Court,... Read more

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

Tags: Isah Abdulraman, Inuwa Maiwada,

2023: Monitor politicians’ compliance with Electoral Act, NGE tells media

The President, Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE), Mr Mustapha Isah, has called on the media to monitor politicians’ compliance with the Electoral Act as the country... Read more

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

Tags: Nigerian Guild of Editors, Mr Mustapha Isah, Mr Sam Udekwe, Mr Maxwell Ngene, Ms Jeanne Clark,

2023: Hafsat Abiola was right, GYB is like MKO in many ways – Nwaokobia Jnr

A leadership and mentorship instructor, Prof. Chris Mustapha Nwaokobia Jnr, has applauded a daughter of the late Chief MKO Abiola, Hafsat Abiola-Costello, for describing and comparing... Read more

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

Tags: Kudirat Abiola, MKO Abiola, Prof. Chris Mustapha Nwaokobia Jnr, Hafsat Abiola-Costello

Katsina State debunks report that A/Ibom is evacuating indigenes over insecurity

KATSINA State has debunked reports in some sections of mainstream and social media that Akwa Ibom evacuated 38 of its indigenes over security concerns. Alhaji Al’amin Isah,... Read more

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

Tags: Katsina State, Alhaji Al’amin Isah,

Police arraign 2 men for allegedly stealing properties worth N20m

By Patience Yakubu,  Two men, Isah Abdulrahaman and Suleiman Mohammed, were on Tuesday arraigned at a Kaduna Chief Magistrates’ court for allegedly stealing their employer’s properties worth... Read more

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

Tags: Patience Yakubu, Ibrahim EmmanuelAbdul-Akim Audu,  Isah Abdulrahaman, Suleiman Mohammed, Insp. Chidi Leo,Hajiya Biliksu Ahmed,

Customs CG tasks new cadets on trade facilitation, national security

THE Comptroller-general of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Col. Hameed Ali (rtd), over the weekend, urged the newly commissioned cadets for Basic Training Course 1 of... Read more

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

Tags: Mustapha Sariki-Kebbi, Hameed Ali, Modupe Aremu

Niger Emir rescues 2 girls from forced marriage

THE Emir of Agaie in Niger state, Alhaji Yusuf Nuhu, has rescued two girls from their parents who wanted to force them into early marriage. Nuhu disclosed... Read more

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

Tags: Malam Mustapha Yunusa, Alhaji Yusuf Nuhu, Hajiya Mairo Mann

COVID-19: New travel guideline takes effect from April 4 – PSC

A new international travel guideline has been issued by the Presidential Steering Committee, PSC, on COVID-19, removing mandatory Polymerase Chain Reaction, PCR, testing for fully vaccinated... Read more

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

Tags: Boss Mustapha, PCR

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

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

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

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

NEMA receives 129 stranded Nigerians from Libya

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Friday received 129 Nigerians stranded from Libya at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos. The Director-General of NEMA, Alh... Read more

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

Tags: National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Alhaji Mustapha Habib, Murtala Muhammed International Airport,

New APC women leader promises to uplift women

MRS. Zahra Mustapha-Audu, the new North-Central All Progressives Congress, APC, Women Leader, says her focus is to uplift women in the zone through empowerment programmes. The News... Read more

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

Tags: Zahra Mustapha-Audu, Yahaya Bello

2nd National Tax Dialogue: We must stop politicization of tax revenue generation - Nami

THE Executive Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, Muhammad Nami, has called for support of the country’s tax system to  function efficiently. Delivering his opening remarks... Read more

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

Tags: Johannes Oluwatobi Wojuola, Boss Mustapha, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Makinde Araoye, Clement Agba,

How 17-year-old was arrested for removing boy’s eye for charm

A 17-year-old Isah Hassan, popularly known as Shahidai, has been arrested for removing one eye of a 12-year-old Mustapha Yunusa of Dan Tsinke area of Tarauni... Read more

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

Tags: SP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa, Sayyada Furera Abubakar, Isah Hassan, Mustapha Yunusa

84 locations to be linked with e-border monitoring cameras soon – Acting CG

No fewer than 84 border locations in Nigeria will soon be linked with e-border monitoring cameras to check issues of illegal immigrants and other border criminal... Read more

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

Tags: Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Alhaji Isah Idris,

Senate President constitutes committee to probe increase in Pay-Tv tariffs

THE President of the Senate, Alhaji Ahmad Lawan, on Wednesday at plenary constituted a seven-man ad hoc committee to probe the tariff hike by Pay-Tv service... Read more

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

Tags: Senate, Alhaji Ahmad Lawan, Sen. Sabi Abdullahi, Senators Sulaiman Abdu Kwari, Oluremi Tinubu, Yusuf Yusuf, Lekan Mustapha, Chukwuka Utazi

Man in court over alleged assault, iPhone theft

A 32-year-old man, Isah Yusuf, was on Wednesday arraigned in a Kaduna Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly assaulting a lady and stealing her iPhone XR valued... Read more

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

Tags: Ibrahim Emmanuel, Vivian Okoro, Isah Yusuf, Insp. Chidi Leo

Terrorists in Hijab attack Police checkpoint

ARMED gunmen have attacked a Police checkpoint in Daura, Katsina State, killing one police personnel. A credible source in the area said the terrorists wore veils (hijab)... Read more

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

Tags: SP Gambo Isah, Idris Dabban

FCC seeks even distribution of social amenities across Nigeria

THE Federal Character Commission, FCC, on Tuesday called on state governors to ensure even distribution of social amenities to Nigerians, saying it would go a long... Read more

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

Tags: Emmanuel Ogunmefun, Boss Mustapha, Abubakar Bello, Muheeba Dankaka, Federal Character Commission

APC Convention: Why I stepped down for Adamu- Mustapha

Malam Saliu Mustapha, one of the Chairmanship aspirants of All Progressives Congress (APC) at the just concluded National Convention, say he withdrew from the race in... Read more

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

Tags: All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Sani Musa, Sen. Tanko Al-Makura, former Gov. Abudulaziz Yari of Zamfara, Etsu MuhammedSen. George Akume, Malam Saliu Mustapha,

N6.5bn fraud: Judge reviews Mompha’s bail terms

JUSTICE Mojisola Dada of the Lagos State Special Offences Court in Ikeja on Monday varied the terms of the bail she earlier granted social media celebrity,... Read more

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

Tags: Olayinka Jimoh, EFCC, Ismailia Mustapha, JUSTICE Mojisola Dada

Army to establish Forward Operating Base in Sokoto – Rep.

 REP. Ibrahim Al-Mustapha (APC-Sokoto) says the Nigerian Army will soon establish a Forward Operating Base at Munki, along Sokoto-Goronyo road, in Sokoto State. This, according to the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 110 times

Tags:  Rep. Ibrahim Al-Mustapha,

Alleged N6bn fraud: Court reduces Mompha’s bail sum from N200m to N25m

AN Ikeja Special Offences Court on Monday reduced from N200 million to N25 million, the bail sum for social media celebrity, Ismaila Mustapha (alias Mompha), charged... Read more

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

Tags: Gboyega Oyewole, Ismaila Mustapha

Alleged N6bn fraud: Court reduces Mompha’s bail sum from N200m to N25m

AN Ikeja Special Offences Court on Monday reduced from N200 million to N25 million, the bail sum for social media celebrity, Ismaila Mustapha (alias Mompha), charged... Read more

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

Tags: Rotimi Oyedepo, Gboyega Oyewole, Ismaila Mustapha

APC will take over Sokoto State in 2023 – Rep

Rep. Ibrahim Al-Mustapha (APC-Sokoto), has expressed confidence that the All Progressives Congress (APC), would take over Sokoto State, come 2023.   Al-Mustapha, who represents Wurno/Rabah Federal Constituency in... Read more

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

Tags: Sen. Aliyu Wamakko, Ibrahim Al-Mustapha, All Progressives Congress (APC),

Traders smile home as APC convention ends

TRADERS on Sunday smiled home as they count their gains as the All Progressives Congress (APC) national convention ends in Abuja. Some of the traders, who fielded... Read more

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

Tags: All Progressives Congress, Malam Yunusa Sabo, Mr Isah Bala, Mr Garba Dale,

APC National convention updates

7,584 delegates to vote their preferred candidates today. Sen Musa withdraws from APC chairmanship race, backs Adamu   Frontline National Chairmanship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress  (APC), Senator... Read more

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

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Sen. Mohammed Sani Musa, Sen. Umaru Tanko Al-Makura, Abudulaziz Yari, Mal. Saliu Mustapha, Mohammed Saidu Etsu.

Kidnapped Pantami’s Son Found In Bauchi

ALI Isah Ali, a 14-year-old son of the minister of communications, Isah Ali Ibrahim Pantami, who was kidnapped late Thursday in Bauchi has been found. Ali was... Read more

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

Tags: Isah Ali Ibrahim Pantami, Ali Isah Ali,

COVID-19 pandemic still with us, hard to predict — SGF

MR. Boss Mustapha, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), says the COVID-19 pandemic is still around as shown in Nigeria and other countries... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Boss Mustapha, PHC,

FG charges Nigerians to proffer indigenous solutions to country’s challenges

THE Federal Government says Nigerians can contribute their quota to Nigeria’s digital economy by being digitally creative and initiating indigenous solutions to the country’s challenges. The Minister... Read more

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

Tags: Yakubu Musa, Kashifu Inuwa, Babangida Gilo, Isah Pantami

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,

Nigeria lifts pre-travel testing for vaccinated Nigerians, visitors

THE Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) on COVID-19 has lifted per travel testing requirements for COVID-19 vaccinated Nigerians and visitors. Mr Boss Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Boss Mustapha, World Health Organization, NCDC

Don’t fight over my governorship ambition, Katsina SSG tells supporters

DR. Mustapha Inuwa, the Secretary to the Katsina State Government (SSG), has warned his supporters not to fight any opponent over his 2023 governorship ambition.  Inuwa,... Read more

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

Tags: Dr. Mustapha Inuwa,

FG seeks UN assistance for transition to electric vehicles

The Federal Government of Nigeria is seeking the assistance of United Nations (UN) in the areas of technical and infrastructural capacity in its drive to transit... Read more

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

Tags: Muazu Sambo, Boss Mustapha, United Nations (UN),

CAAF to propel African clubs to retain world cup — Official

The Confederation of African Amputee Football (CAAF) has said that it would collaborate with the four African representatives at the forthcoming World Amputee Football, to ensure... Read more

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

Tags: Confederation of African Amputee Football (CAAF), Suleiman Isah,

Service providers seek additional refuse dumps in Bauchi state

The Bauchi State office  of the Independent Environmental Service Providers (BASISPA) has called on the state government to establish additional refuse dumbs  in the metropolis. Alhaji Mustapha... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 131 times

Tags: Alhaji Mustapha Suleiman, Independent Environmental Service Providers (BASISPA)

Agency advocates local production of bioethanol to curb importation

PROF. Abdullahi Mustapha, the Director General (D-G), National Biotechnology Development Agency, NABDA, says Nigeria can end its reliance on importation of bioethanol with local production. Mustapha said... Read more

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

Tags: Clement Ebri, Abdullahi Mustapha, NABDA

Lancet Nigeria commission report has opened a new social contract – VP Osinbajo

 VICE President Yemi Osinbajo, has said that the Lancet Nigeria Commission report has opened a new social contract centered on health to define relationship between the citizens... Read more

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

Tags:  VICE President Yemi Osinbajo, Mr. Boss Mustapha,

NEMA distributes relief materials to 151 households in C/River

THE National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA has distributed relief materials to 151 households that were affected by windstorm in Ikom/Boki Federal Constituency in Cross River. The Director... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Mustapha Ahmed, Mr Papa Assi, Rep. Chris Agibe, President Muhammadu Buhari, NEMA

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

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

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

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

Court orders BUA to pay 11 disengaged staff terminal benefits

THE National Industrial Court, NIC, has ordered BUA Flour Mills, to pay terminal benefits to 11 of its disengaged personnel. Delivering judgment, Justice Ebeye Isele, ordered that... Read more

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

Tags: Rabiu Hamisu, Lawan Sanusi, Salisu Garba, Valentine Watsav, Yusuf Usman, Augustine Clement, Justice Ebeye Isele, Aliyu Kabara, Idris Isah, Abdullahi Mohammed, Mohammed Abdullahi, Ahmed Mohammed

Osinbajo presides over FEC meeting

VICE President Yemi Osinbajo, on Wednesday, presided over a hybrid meeting of the Federal Executive Council, FEC. The meeting was anchored from the State House Council Chambers,... Read more

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

Tags: Mohammed Bello, Lai Mohammed, Geoffrey Onyeama, Ogbonnaya Onu, Tijjani Umar, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, Boss Mustapha, Yemi Osinbajo, Muhammadu Buhari

Police arrest 2 soldiers, 3 others for alleged robbery, culpable homicide

THE police in Borno have arrested five suspects, including two soldiers for alleged armed robbery and culpable homicide. Commissioner of Police in the state, Abdu Umar, told... Read more

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

Tags: Umar Ibrahim, Abubakar Mohammed, Abdu Umar, Yusuf Usman, Mustapha Lawan

APC chairmanship: Mustapha picks N20m nomination forms

MALAM Saliu Mustapha has  picked the nomination form for the APC national chairmanship position. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the  APC will be electing... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 165 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Balls Usman, APC, Malam Saliu Mustapha, Mr Sabiu Bello,

Katsina SSG joins 2023 guber race

THE Secretary to Katsina State Government (SSG), Dr Mustapha Inuwa has joined the 2023 governorship race in the state under the platform of the All Progressive... Read more

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

Tags: Dr Mustapha Inuwa, APC,

Save the Children expresses concern over Child Rights Bill in Gombe

THE Save the Children’s Better Life for Girls Media Group, Gombe State, has expressed concern over the status of the Child Rights Bill in the state. The... Read more

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

Tags: Inuwa Yahaya, Suuda Mustapha, Suuda Mustapha

NGE describes Yawe as media icon, peerless patriot

The Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) has described the late Emmanuel Yawe as a “media icon and peerless patriot’’. This is contained in a statement signed by... Read more

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

Tags: Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE), Mustapha Isah, Iyobosa Uwugiaren, Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), University of Ibadan, Emmanuel Yawe,

NGE mourns Emmanuel Yawe

THE Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) has expressed shock, sadness and a deep sense of loss over the death of one of its dedicated members and... Read more

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

Tags: Mustapha Isah, Iyobosa Uwugiaren, Mr. Emmanuel Yawe, Arewa Consultative Forum,

APC National Chairmanship: Group supports Saliu Mustapha

THE Freedom Network Group has described Malam Saliu Mustapha, one of the aspirants for the APC chairmanship position, as the best person to lead the party... Read more

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

Tags: Malam Saliu Mustapha, Mr Lukman Ahmed, President Muhammadu Buhari, APC,

HYPPADEC will ensure security in riverine communities — official

 THE Hydroelectric Power Producing Areas Development Commission (HYPPADEC) says it will provide security personnel within the riverine areas to ensure the safety of people in the... Read more

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

Tags: Hydroelectric Power Producing Areas Development Commission, Dr Rose-Mary Oguora, Alhaji Abdulrazak Isah-Koto,

Police neutralise 4 suspected terrorists, recover 186 rustled animals in Katsina

THE Katsina State Command of the Nigeria Police has repelled an attack by suspected terrorists, neutralising four of them and recovering 131 rustled cows and 55... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 73 times

Tags: SP Gambo Isah, Idrisu Dauda-Dabban

Maiduguri residents protest rising criminal activities

SOME residents of Shagari Low-cost Housing in Maiduguri on Saturday staged a peaceful protest against what they described as ‘increase in criminal activities’. The News Agency of... Read more

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

Tags: Abdu Umar, Malam Mustapha Isa, Idris Wada, Babagana Zulum, Malam Kabiru Musa, Aga Citi, Felix Samuel

2023: Zoning can’t stop Gov Bello’s quest to birth a new Nigeria – Group

A political support group, 'Got Your Back Nigeria, has said that Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State also known as GYB, will gun for the 2023... Read more

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

Tags: Rochas Okorocha, Alex Ekwueme, Prof. Chris Mustapha Nwaokobia Jnr, Yahaya Bello

Breakthrough as Nigeria identifies 3 drugs for Lassa fever treatment

THE National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA) has identified three candidate drugs to be repositioned and repurposed for the treatment and eradication of Lassa fever. Prof. Abdullahi Mustapha,... Read more

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

Tags: National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA), Prof. Abdullahi Mustapha, Prof. Oyekanmi Nash,

Breakthrough as Nigeria identifies 3 drugs for Lassa fever treatment

THE National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA) has identified three candidate drugs to be repositioned and repurposed for the treatment and eradication of Lassa fever. Prof. Abdullahi Mustapha,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 73 times

Tags: National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA), Prof. Abdullahi Mustapha, Prof. Oyekanmi Nash,

Court orders immediate reinstatement of 2 sacked NFIU directors

THE National Industrial Court in Abuja has ordered the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit, NFIU, to immediately  reinstate two directors of sacked directors. The court in addition ordered... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 53 times

Tags: Justice Rakiya Hasstrup, Mohammed Mustapha, Fehintola Salisu

Ramadan: Kannywood star, Naburaska, facilitates release of 33 inmates

MUSTAPHA Badamasi, famous Kannywood comedian and actor, popularly known as Naburaska in the Kannywood film-making industry, has facilitated the release of 33 inmates serving various jail... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Mustapha Badamasi, Mado Bala

FG committed to ending banditry, other crimes – SGF

 SECRETARY to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Boss Mustapha, on Thursday in Kaduna re-assured that government would end banditry and other crimes in the... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Boss Mustapha, Mr David Attah, Director, Mr Samuel Aruwan,

366 plantation species established in Kano — FG

THE Federal Government on Thursday says it established over 366 species of plantations in 2013 up till date, in Kano State.   Isah Sadiq, Deputy Director, Afforestation and... Read more

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

Tags: Isah Sadiq, Ahmed Mukhtar

FEC felicitates Osinbajo at 65

THE Secretary to the Government of the Federation, on behalf of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), felicitates with the Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, GCON, on... Read more

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

Tags: Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Boss Mustapha

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

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

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

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

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

Financial Autonomy: We will not rest until it becomes reality – JUSUN President

NATIONAL President of the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN), Comrade Marwan Mustapha-Adam, has said that the union, under his leadership, will not rest until implementation... Read more

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

Tags: JUSUN, Comrade Mukthar Rabiu-Lawan, Comrade Marwan Mustapha-Adam,

Russo-Ukraine war: 306 Nigerians arrive in Abuja from Hungary

THE fourth batch of 306 Nigerians fleeing from the war in Ukraine has arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja from Budapest, Hungary. The News Agency... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Mustapha Ahmed, NEMA

APC: North-Central governors pay visit to Al-Makura over consensus

THREE governors who are members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, have met a former governor of Nasarawa State, Umaru Tanko Al-Makura, in a bid to... Read more

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

Tags: Teslim Folarin, Alhaji Sadeeq Sule-Iko Sami, Mustapha Salihu, MB Shehu, Prof. Etim Nyong, Nkem Okeke, Ovie Omo-Agege, AbdulRahman AbdulRazak, John James Akpanudoedehe, Ali Modu Sheriff, George Akume,

APC approves Zoning Committee, ahead of National Convention

THE All Progressives Congress (APC) has approved a zoning committee, ahead of the March 26 National Convention.Sen. John Akpanudodehe, the National Secretary, APC Caretaker and Extra-ordinary... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 84 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress, Gov. AbdulRahaman AbdulRazak, Sen. John Akpanudodehe, Mrs Nkem Okeke, Prof.  Etim Nyong, Alhaji Mustapha Salihu, Sen. Teslim Folarin and Alhaji Sadeeq Sule-Iko Sami

APC Chairmanship race: Ali-Modu Sheriff promises to support party’s decision

SEN. Ali-Modu Sheriff, one of the All Progressives Congress (APC), National Chairman aspirant, says he will abide by the party’s decision   frontline national chairmanship aspirant of the... Read more

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

Tags: Sen. Ali-Modu Sheriff, APC, Sen. Tanko Al Makura, Sen. Mohammed Sani-Musa, Malam Saliu Mustapha, Danjuma Goje, Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari, Mr Sylvester Monidafe,

NEMA receives 128 stranded Nigerians from Libya

 THE National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said it had received 128 Nigerian returnees from Libya. The Director-General of the Agency, Alhaji Mustapha Habib told the News Agency... Read more

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

Tags: National Emergency Management Agency, Alhaji Mustapha Habib,

APC Convention: Mustapha is Kwara’s unity candidate – ex-Speaker

Benjamin Yisa, a former Speaker of the Kwara House of Assembly, says Malam Saliu Mustapha is the state’s ‘unity candidate’ as National Chairman of the All... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 405 times

Tags: Mallam Saliu Mustapha, Gbemisola Saraki, Lai Mohammed, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, Benjamin Yisa, Malam Saliu Mustapha

Why Buhari will prefer Mustapha for APC top job — former TBO Director

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari would prefer men of integrity like Malam Salihu Mustapha if the president were to make his pick among the people jostling for the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 214 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, The Buhari Organisation (TBO), Malam Ballah Usman, Malam Salihu Mustapha, All Progressives Congress (APC),

Police in Katsina State arrest bandits’ charms supplier...

POLICE in Katsina State have arrested a 35-year-old woman, Hajiya Fatima Alhaji, suspected to be a supplier of charms to bandits terrorising the state and its... Read more

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

Tags: SP Gambo Isah, Hajiya Fatima Alhaji, Jamilu Isah, Shamsuddeen Dahiru, Bala Inuwa

NEMA assists 1, 767 victims of fire, communal crisis in A’Ibom

THE National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has donated building materials and food items,  worth millions of naira to 1, 767 households affected by fire disaster and... Read more

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

Tags: NEMA, Mr Nkopuruk Ekaiko, Mr Asukwo Eyo, Mr Mustapha Ahmed, Mr Godwin Tepikor

APC adopts zoning formula to include South for presidency

FOR agitators for power shift to the South in 2023, there came cheering news on Tuesday when the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, announced an agreement... Read more

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

Tags: Nkem Okeke, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, Boss Mustapha, Yemi Osinbajo, Mallam Nasir El-Rufa’i, Muhammadu Buhari

Senate confirms 5 EDs for Nigerian Petroleum Regulatory Authority

The Senate has confirmed the nominations of five Executive Directors designate of the Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority (NMDPRA). The confirmation of the nominees followed... Read more

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

Tags: Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority (NMDPRA), Dr. Mustapha Lamorde,

Court remands man for alleged N3.5m fraud

 A Kano Chief Magistrates’ Court on Friday remanded a 35-year-old man, Ali Tijjani, in a Correctional Centre for alleged N3.5 million fraud. The Chief Magistrate, Mr Mustapha... Read more

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

Tags: Ali Tijjani, Mr Mustapha Sa’ad-Datti,

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

Inquest: What we found at scene of Dapo Ojora’s death – police

A police officer, Insp Damian Oguinye, on Thursday  revealed his alleged findings at the death scene of a socialite and businessman, Mr Adedapo Ojora, at his... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 209 times

Tags: Chief Adekunle Ojora, Mr Oyetade Komolafe, Nkiru Joseph, Mr Adeyinka Ojora, CSP Mustapha Tijani, CSP Razak Useni,

APC youth forum adopts Saliu Mustapha as consensus candidate

THE All Progressives Congress (APC) National Youth Leaders Aspirants’ Forum has adopted Malam Saliu Mustapha, one of the national chairmanship aspirants as consensus candidate for the... Read more

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

Tags: Malam Saliu Mustapha, Sen. Tanko Al Makura, Dr George Akume.

Ghana-Nigeria trade cooperation will improve livelihood of Africans, says envoy

GHANA'S High Commissioner to Nigeria, Alhaji Rashid Bawa, says Ghana-Nigeria trade cooperation has the potential to improve the livelihood of Africans through the African Continental Free... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 132 times

Tags: Alhaji Rashid Bawa, Geoffrey Onyeama, Amb. Mustapha Mukaila, Dr Idi Hong

2023: Arewa group renews call for South East Presidency

THE Arewa Support Group for Igbo Presidency has renewed call for political parties in Nigeria to allow the South East to produce the next President in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Mr Mustapha Imam, Arewa Support Group

AEDC takeover: Parties agree to settle out of court

Plaintiffs in the controversial takeover of Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) have resolved to settle the matter out of court.   The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that CEC... Read more

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

Tags: Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC), Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), United Bank for Africa (UBA), Ahmed Raji. SAN, Wole Olanipekun, E. O. Sule, SAN, A.U. Mustapha, Justice Ekwo,

ICPC blocks N189bn unspent funds in MDAs

BAKO Nathan, Head, Special Operations, Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), says the commission has blocked unspent funds of government agencies totalling N189... Read more

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

Tags: ICPC, IPPIS, FCC, Rep. Dachung Bagos, Boss Mustapha, Hajiya Zainab Ahmed,

FUTO sues ASUU over Pantami’s professorship

THE Vice-Chancellor of the Federal University, Owerri, FUTO, Prof. Nnenna Oti, has said the management had gone to court over the rejection of Dr. Isah Ibrahim... Read more

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

Tags: Prof. Nnenna Oti, Dr. Isah Ibrahim Pantami, ASUU, FUTO

Insecurity: Katsina govt. bans activities of volunteer groups ‘Yan Sa Kai’ –official

THE Katsina State Government has announced a ban on the activities of security volunteer groups (Yan Sa Kai) across the state, with immediate effect, due to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 106 times

Tags: Gov. Aminu Masari, SP Gambo Isah, Nigeria Police Force, Alhaji Ibrahim Katsina

Sunday Katung gets endorsement from Southern Kaduna youths for senate

THOUSANDS of Southern Kaduna youths yesterday endorsed Barrister Sunday Marshall Katung, popularly known as SMK, for the 2023 southern Kaduna Senatorial race. Katung was a member of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 129 times

Tags: Vincent Bodam, Sunday Marshall Katung, Isah Ashiru

3 SANs, 7 others storm court, defend Abacha's family over Durbar Hotel demolition

THREE Senior Advocates of Nigeria, SANs, and seven lawyers yesterday stormed a Kaduna State high court as counsels to the Abacha family over the demolition of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 124 times

Tags: Mustapha AU, Sani Abacha, Nasir El-Rufai, Hannatu Balogun, Johnson Usman, Samuel Katung, Reuben Atabo

Statutory Adamawa delegates endorse Salihu Mustapha as APC’s National Chairman

STOTUTORY Adamawa delegates to the Feb. 26 national convention of the All Progressive Congress (APC) have promised to support Malam Saliu Mustapha’s quest for the national... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 127 times

Tags: All Progressive Congress, Umar Yapak, Mr Dapo Okubanjo, Malam Saliu Mustapha

2023 Gov’ship: Jigawa former council chairmen want Lamido’s son to run

FORMER local government chairmen under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Jigawa State have called on the son of a former governor of the state, Sule... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 128 times

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party, Sule Lamido Mustapha, Musa Abdullahi Karkarna,

Insurgency: Borno Govt resettles Malari community after 7 years

GOV. Babagana Zulum of Borno on Wednesday,  monitored the resettlement of Malari community in Konduga Local Government Area of Konduga after seven years of displacement by... Read more

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

Tags: Mustafa Abubakar, Mustapha Gubio, Alhaji Abba Saje, Babagana Zulum

FG must avoid wasteful spending – PACS

By Anthony Isibor.   AMAL Pepple, Chairman, Committee on Review of New Parastatals, Agencies and Commissions, PACS has said that the federal government must reduce the cost of... Read more

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

Tags: PACS, AMAL Pepple, President Muhammadu Buhari, Boss Mustapha

President Buhari is committed to leaving a sustainable legacy, consistently pursued reforms in Nigerian Economy - SGF

By Benprince Ezeh BOSS Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari is committed to leaving a sustainable legacy and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 107 times

Tags: BOSS Mustapha, President Muhammadu Buhari, PACs

Towards a rancor free APC National Convention

By Emmanuel Mogbede AS the day for the All Progressives Congress, APC, National Convention draws close, expectedly, there is heightened tension and expectations among the party`s critical... Read more

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

Tags: Ade Omole, Dapo Okunbanjo, Ali-Modu Sheriff, Victor Lar, Sunny Moniedafe, George Akume, Danjuma Goje, Kashim Shettima, Isa Yuguda, Abdulaziz Yari, Mohammed Sani-Musa, Tanko Al Makura, Saliu Mustapha,

APC Chairmanship: Buhari’s ally, Mustapha leads in online poll

Mr Saliu Mustapha is the most preferred among the contestants for the All Progressives Congress (APC) national chairmanship office from the North-Central, the result of an... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Saliu Mustapha, All Progressives Congress (APC)Sen. George Akume, Sen. Sani Musa,

Osinbajo, Jonathan, Gowon attend Shonekan’s funeral

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, former President Goodluck Jonathan and former Head of State Yakubu Gowon are among the dignitaries who graced the funeral of Chief Ernest... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Goodluck Jonathan, Yakubu Gowon, Gov. Godwin Obaseki, Mr Boss Mustapha, Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Gov. Dapo Abiodun,

Smugglers aiding bandits in Katsina, says customs service

 THE Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) in Katsina State says smugglers are aiding bandits and sabotaging the fight against insecurity. Wada Chedi, Comptroller of the NCS in the... Read more

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

Tags: Gov. Aminu Masari, Dr Mustapha Inuwa,

Chairmanship aspirant tasks state APC chairmen on challenges ahead

MALAM Saliu Mustapha, one of the All Progressives Congress, APC, national chairmanship aspirant, has charged the newly inaugurated state chairmen of the party to brace up... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 94 times

Tags: Saliu Mustapha, Dapo Okubanjo

COAS visits Biu, Buratai, hails troops’ resilience, sacrifice

Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, the Chief of Army Staff, COAS, has lauded the troops of Operation Hadin Kai for resilience, commitment and sacrifice in  ongoing fight against... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Alhaji Mustapha Umar, Brig.-Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu, Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, COAS

How I grew from almajiri boy to billionaire - Kano ultramodern rice miller tells CBN Gov

IT was fun all through at the official commissioning of the Gerawa ultra-modern 420 MT/Day rice mill by the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN Governor, Godwin... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 146 times

Tags: CBN, Godwin Emefiele, Isah Muhammad Gerawa

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,

Village head, 5 others killed in Katsina Villages

BANDITS in the early hours of Thursday stormed Daddarar villages in Jibia Local Government Area of Katsina State where they killed six people, including the village... Read more

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

Tags: Gambo Isah, Ahmad Lawan, NPF

Arrested young terrorist confesses to killing over 20 people

THE 21-year-old suspected terrorist, Naziru Sani, working under the camp of Bello Turji, a notorious terrorist, on the police wanted list for acts of terrorism has... Read more

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

Tags: Gambo Isah, Bello Turji, Naziru Sani

Osinbajo tasks reconstituted NCP on new transactions, others

THE Vice President and Chairman of the National Council on Privatisation, NCP, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has tasked members of the reconstituted NCP to tackle new transactions... Read more

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

Tags: Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, President Muhammadu Buhari, Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed, Richard Adeniyi Adebayo, Abubakar Malami, Godwin Emefiele, Boss Gida Mustapha, Muhammad Kabir Ahmad, Alex A. Okoh, Nasidi Ali, R

Banditry: I killed over 20, but I’ve repented now - 21-yr-old arrested Turji’s boy confesses

THE 21-year-old suspected terrorist, Naziru Sani, working under the camp of Bello Turji, a notorious terrorist, on the police wanted list for acts of terrorism has... Read more

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

Tags: Naziru Sani, SP Gambo Isah, Zamfara State

NEMA distributes relief materials to flood victims in Enugu

THE Federal Government, on Tuesday, distributed relief materials to residents affected by flooding and communal violence in Igboeze North/Udenu Federal Constituency in Enugu State. The National Emergency... Read more

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

Tags: Beatrice Eze, Simon Atigwe, Major Eze, Mustapha Ahmed

Coordinated cargo examination to address corrupt practices at ports – Fadipe

MOSES Fadipe, National Coordinator, Port Standing Task Team, PSTT, on Tuesday said that a coordinated cargo examination would address corrupt practices at the ports. Fadipe made this... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 138 times

Tags: Abubakar Umar, Mohammed Mustapha, Moses Fadipe

Buhari launches N62bn trust fund to end HIV

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja launched a N62billion Trust Fund to help Nigeria end AIDS as a public health threat and place more people... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: Gambo Aliyu, Herbert Wigwe, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, Boss Mustapha, Femi Adesina, Muhammadu Buhari

Spiritualists in police net for aiding bandits with charms, prayers in Katsina

THE Katsina State Police Command has succeeded in arresting one Abdullahi Bello 50, a spiritualist for offering prayers and providing charms to terrorists in Katsina metropolis... Read more

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

Tags: Police, SP Isah Gambo,

NEMA receives 167 stranded Nigerians from Libya

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Wednesday received 167 Nigerian returnees from Libya at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. The Director-General of the agency, Alhaji... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 55 times

Tags: National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Alhaji Mustapha Habib, Muritala Muhammed International Airport (MIMIA),

2023: Another group calls Bello the choice of young people

Prof. Chris Mustapha Nwaokobia Jnr, the national co-ordinator of ‘Got Your Back Nigeria’, said Yahaya Bello, a presidential hopeful and Kogi State governor, is the preferred... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 167 times

Tags: Yahaya Bello, Prof. Chris Mustapha Nwaokobia Jnr

NEMA receives 167 stranded Nigerians from Libya

 The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Wednesday received 167 Nigerian returnees from Libya at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. The Director-General of the agency, Alhaji... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Alhaji Mustapha Habib

Alabi officially takes over from Odumosu as Lagos CP

MR Abiodun Alabi yesterday took over from Hakeem Odumosu as Commissioner of Police Lagos State Command. Odumosu was recently promoted to the rank of Assistant Inspector-General of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 138 times

Tags: Hakeem Odumosu, Abiodun Alabi, Alhaji Musiliu Akinsanya, MC Oluomo, Olayinka Egbeyemi, lhaji Mustapha Adekunle, Alhaji Abdulazeez Adekunle Lawal,

Mustapha lauds NASS for accepting Buhari’s request

SALIU Mustapha, a frontline aspirant for the national chairmanship position of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has commended the National Assembly for heeding to President Muhammadu... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 136 times

Tags: PDP, Dapo Okubanjo, SALIU Mustapha, APC

FG hands over 26 completed projects to 33 communities in Jigawa

The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD), says it has handed over 26 completed projects to 16 Local Government Areas (LGAs), in Jigawa. The FMARD... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD), Alhaji Mustapha Ibrahim,

Judge grants Mompha N200 million bail

JUSTICE Mojisola Dada of an Ikeja Special Offences Court has granted a Dubai- based internet celebrity, Ismailia Mustapha, aka Mompha bail of N200 million with two... Read more

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

Tags: Justice Mojisola Dada, Ismailia Mustapha, Ismalob Global Investment Limited, Gboyega Oyewole

FG dragged to court over compulsory COVID-19 vaccination for civil servants

MONDAY Ubani,  chairman of Nigerian Bar Association Section on Public Interest and Development Law, has sued the Federal Government over the directive that all civil servants must... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 198 times

Tags: Monday Ubani, Boss Mustapha,

Survivors welcome Syrian detention, torture trial verdict

 FOR victims who suffered detention and torture in the jails of Bashar al-Assad, Syrian president a historic verdict handed down by a court in Germany provided... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Rami Abdel-Rahman, Aysha Mustapha, Bashar al-Assad, Omar Alshogre

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

EFCC gets new governing board, six years after

THE Federal Government, on Thursday, inaugurated a 23-man governing board for Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC). Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Boss... Read more

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

Tags: Mr AbdulRasheed Bawa, Mr Boss Mustapha, President Muhammadu Buhari, Economic and Financial Crime Commission

Surety docked for failing to produce suspect

 A 47-year-old businessman, Usman Yunusa, who failed to produce a suspect he stood in as surety, was on Thursday docked before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court. Yunusa, whose... Read more

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

Tags: Usman YunusaInsp. Mojirade Edeme,Abubakar Isah,

FG releases 49 new high yield crop varieties to farmers

In a bid to boost food production in Nigeria, the Federal Government has released 49 new high yield crop varieties to farmers through the National Varieties... Read more

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

Tags: Chief Oladosu Awoyemi, Prof. Abdullahi Mustapha, Prof. Sheu Ado, National Centre for Genetic Resources and Biotechnology, Dr Olusegun Ojo

Buhari orders flags to fly at half-mast to mourn Shonekan

FOLLOWING the death of Ernest Adegunle Oladeinde Shonekan, a former head of the interim government, president Muhammadu Buhari, has directed that the national flag be flown... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 162 times

Tags: Babangida, Boss Mustapha, Muhammadu Buhari, Ernest Adegunle Oladeinde Shonekan,

Mompha in court for alleged fresh N6b fraud

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arraigned a Dubai-based internet celebrity, Ismailia Mustapha, aka Mompha, and his firm, Ismalob Global Investment Limited for alleged... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Ismailia Mustapha, Ismalob Global Investment Limited, Justice Mojisola Dada

APC chieftain urges Makinde to address insecurity in Oyo

Alhaji Khalil Mustapha, a Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State, has urged Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo State to urgently address the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 146 times

Tags: Alhaji Khalil Mustapha,All Progressives Congress (APC),Gov. Seyi Makinde,

Woman begs court to validate husband’s interest in marriage

A mother of six, Sakina Lawal on Monday begged a Sharia Court sitting in Magajin Gari Kaduna to confirm whether her husband, Aliyu Isah, was still... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Malam Murtala Nasir, Sakina Lawal, Aliyu Isah

Increased awareness as tool for checking COVID-19 spread

By Gami Tadanyigbe, News Agency of Nigeria, NAN STAKEHOLDERS in healthcare sector observe that the effects of Corona-virus Disease, COVID-19, on humanity have affected every sphere of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Kwali Area Council, Michael Bwamba, National Primary Healthcare, Sunday Zaka, Kuchiyako community, Abraham Gado, Silas Zakka, Simon Gado, National Orientation Agency, Boss Mustapha, Identity Managemen

Photonews: Faces at Realnews 9th Anniversary lecture

Realnews Magazin held its 9th Anniversary Lecture at the Sheraton Hotel on November 18, 2021. Below are the pictures of those who attended the event, where Simbi... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 104 times

Tags: Eyono Fatayi-Williams, Adama Gaye, Oti Ikomi, Simbi Kesiye Wabot, Samata Gifty Bukari, Nigerian Police Force, FRSC, Mustapha Isa, NCDMB, Ghana Consulate, Nigerian LNG Limited, Mike Omalico, Professor

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,

No attack on Boss Mustapha's home town – Police

 The Police in Adamawa have denied an online report that Boko Haram insurgents and bandits have attacked the home town of Boss Mustapha, secretary to the... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 260 times

Tags: Boss Mustapha, DSP Sulaiman Nguroje,

Who becomes APC national chairman?

BARRING any last-minute development, the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, appears ready to hold its national convention in February next year for the election of new... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 582 times

Tags: Senator Sani Mohammed Musa, Mohammadu Saidu Estu, Saliu Mustapha, Abdulaziz Yari, Sunny Moniedafe, Senator George Akume, Cairo Ojugbo, Tanko Al-Makura, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, Isa Yuguda, Senator

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,

COVID-19: FG lists funds collected by states to contain pandemic

By Benprince Ezeh THE Presidential Steering Committee, PSC on COVID-19 has said that resources were shared among states, including the Federal Capital Territory, FCT to contain the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 150 times

Tags: COVID-19, Boss Mustapha

COVID-19: 70 percent of Nigerians to be vaccinated before end of 2022 – Mustapha

By Benprince Ezeh THE federal government is prepared to vaccinate 70 percent of the Nigerian population with COVID-19 vaccine before the end of 2022. Boss Mustapha, secretary to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 190 times

Tags: COVID-19, Boss Mustapha

Town Hall Meetings: Can this innovation provide elusive solutions to troubled polity

There is no doubt how effective town hall meetings can be in tackling the numerous challenges confronting the nation, especially where there is poor quality representation... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 213 times

Tags: Prof. Wole Soyinka, Mary Beth Leonard, Mustapha Isah, Town Hall Meetings,

Consolidating the fight against COVID-19, Preventing 4th wave

By Tajudeen Kareem HEALTH authorities in Nigeria are collaborating to host a National Summit on COVID-19 to highlight the continued challenge of the pandemic and how to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 158 times

Tags: NPHCDA, COVID-19, Osagie Ehanire, Boss Mustapha

COVID-19: Nigeria far from achieving national target of vaccinating 70% eligible population - Mustapha

By Benprince Ezeh BOSS Mustapha, chairman, Presidential Steering Committee, PSC, on Covid-19 and Secretary to the Government of the Federation has said that Nigeria is far from... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 144 times

Tags: BOSS Mustapha, Covid-19

Nigerians invited to apply for national housing programme

Over 5,000 houses up for sale across 34 states of the Federation, which construction generated jobs, economic growth, says Minister Online sale to ensure credibility, openness and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 177 times

Tags: NHP, Mustapha Isah, Babatunde Fashola

SGF lauds NIMR for advances made in scientific research

BOSS Mustapha,secretary to the government of the federation, has commended the Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) for launching the country into a new phase of... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 7 months ago | seen 216 times

Tags: Muktar Mohammed, Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, NIMR, Boss Mustapha,

Zamfara govt. distributes relief materials to 84 victims of bandits’ attack

 Zamfara government has distributed food and other items to 84 victims of bandits’ attack in Lugga, Maru Local Government Area of the state. This is contained in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 134 times

Tags:  Zamfara government, bandits, Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management, Ardo-Mustapha Muhammad

Boss Mustapha decries high cost of governance

By Anthony Isibor.   BOSS Mustapha, Secretary to the government of the federation, says that various administrations have been concerned with the increasing cost of running the public... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 269 times

Tags: Boss Mustapha, high cost of governance,

SGF inaugurates sub-Committees On Rationalisation of Parastatal Agencies, others

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha on Thursday, inaugurated a sub-committees for the implementation of government white paper on restructuring and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 678 times

Tags: The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, Head of the Civil Service of the federation, Federal Civil Service Strategy and Implementation Plan (FCSSIP)

Editors urged not to give prominence to activities of terrorists, Bandits

THE Nigerian Guild of Editors, NGE, conference opened on Thursday, October 21, with a call to the media to reduce the prominence given to activities of... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 7 months ago | seen 356 times

Tags: Yusuf Kabiru, Muhammed Idris, Nigerian Guild of Editors, NGE,L-R: Prof. Umar Danbatta, Ray Ekpu, Mustapha Isah, Mele Kyari, Frank Mbah

Buhari commends SGF over successful ministerial retreat 

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has commended Boss Mustapha, secretary to the government of the Federation, SGF, on the successful hosting of the just concluded Mid-Term Ministerial Performance... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 7 months ago | seen 264 times

Tags: Boss Mustapha, President Muhammadu Buhari, James Sule

NGE calls on media to stop giving publicity to insurgents

MUSTAPHA Isah, the President of the Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE), has called on media houses in the country to reduce the rate at which they... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 142 times

Tags: MUSTAPHA Isah, NGE

Population immunity behind Nigerian vaccine mandate for civil servants

By Tajudeen Kareem THE quest for population immunity is the underlying reason for the vaccine mandate Nigeria rolled out on 13 October for federal civil servants to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 238 times

Tags: COVID-19, Boss Mustapha,

PSC releases revised international travel protocol into Nigeria

THE Chairman of Presidential Steering Committee/Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, has released the revised travel protocol into Nigeria effective Monday, 25th October... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 252 times

Tags: Boss Mustapha, COVID-19 PCR

Ubani threatens to sue FG over compulsory vaccine for civil servants

  MONDAY Ubani, chairman of Nigerian Bar Association Section on Public Interest and Development Law, NBA-SPIDEL, has said that he will not hesitate to drag the federal... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 7 months ago | seen 387 times

Tags: Monday Ubani, Boss Mustapha, compulsory Covid-vaccination

Tomori backs FG’s decision on Dec. 1 deadline for civil servants to get vaccinated

 PROF. Oyewale Tomori, a former vice-chancellor of the Redeemer’s University, Ede, has described the decision to make the COVID-19 vaccination mandatory for federal government workers as... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 280 times

Tags:  Prof. Oyewale Tomori, Dec. 1 COVID-19 deadline, Mr Boss Mustapha,

Appointment of new board of NABDA excites Director General

 THE Director-General of the National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA), Prof Abdullahi Mustapha, has expressed confidence that the agency would advance and thrive following the inauguration of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 215 times

Tags: Prof Abdullahi Mustapha, National Biotechnology Development Agency,

SGF mourns late Shekarau Angyu Masa-Ibi 

    BOSS Mustapha, secretary to the government of the gederation, SGF, mourns the death of his Royal Majesty, Shekarau Angyu Masa-Ibi, Aku Uka of Wukari and the... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 7 months ago | seen 186 times

Tags: Shekarau Angyu Masa-Ibi, Boss Mustapha

COVID-19: Civil servants nationwide may be required to present proof of vaccination, before allowed access to offices

By Benprince Ezeh THE Presidential Steering Committee, PSC, has said that from December 1, 2021, all civil servants should present proof of vaccination or negative Polymerase Chain... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 325 times

Tags: COVID-19, Boss Mustapha

Oyeyemi warns drivers against night journeys

TANKER and trailer drivers have been urged to always drive safely to remain alive in the interest of their families and loved ones. Corps Marshal of the... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 7 months ago | seen 176 times

Tags: Charles Edem, Yahaya Alhassan, Nma Mustapha, Tajudeen Kareem, Adegoke Adetunji, Boboye Oyeyemi, Abubakar Mohammed,

Development of new policy to improve agricultural financing is a priority - SGF

By Benprince Ezeh THE secretary to government of the federation, SGF, Boss Mustapha has said that the ministry of agriculture and rural development is working to develop... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 96 times

Tags: two-day Mid-term Ministerial performance review retreat, Boss Mustapha

Buhari’s govt last two years, most productive – SGF

By Benprince Ezeh BOSS Mustapha, secretary to the government of the federation, SGF, has said that the last two years of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration had been... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 111 times

Tags: BOSS Mustapha

Mustapha mourns Timothy Olawale, DG, NECA

BOSS Mustapha, secretary to the government of the federation, has received with shock and sadness, the death of Dr. Timothy Olawale, the Director General of the... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 8 months ago | seen 260 times

Tags: Boss Mustapha, Timothy Olawale, Willie Bassey

Nigeria expects 52m doses of COVID-19 vaccines by 2022  — SGF

THE Chairman of the Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha, has disclosed that Nigeria was expecting to receive a total of 52 million doses... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 8 months ago | seen 168 times

Tags: Boss Mustapha, AstraZeneca, Moderna, Johnson and Johnson,

Senate President congratulates Boss Mustapha at 65

PRESIDENT of the Senate, Dr Ahmad Lawan,  has felicitated with the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr  Boss Mustapha, on the occasion of his... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 9 months ago | seen 141 times

Tags: Senate President congratulates Boss Mustapha at 65

Mustapha applauds reforms in oil and gas industry 

  Boss Mustapha, secretary to the government of the federation, has stated that the reforms being undertaken by the Federal Government in the oil and gas industry... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 9 months ago | seen 662 times

Tags: President Muhammadu Buhari, Muhammad Sanusi Barkindo, Boss Mustapha, Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC),

Traditional ruler urges parents to immunise their Children

ALHAJI Muhammad Mustapha, the District head of Yola in Adamawa, has urged parents to immunise their children against killer diseases. Mustapha made the call during the flag... Read more

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COVID-19: Foundation donates medical equipment to Kwara Govt

 GOV. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has described as significant, the donation of medical equipment to the Kwara State Government by Saliu Mustapha Foundation. The governor said this on Monday... Read more

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Kyari tasks NNPC Greenfield Refinery Ltd board on fuel importation

MELE Kyari, group managing director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has charged members of the Board of the NNPC Greenfield Refinery Limited (NGRL), to... Read more

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