395 results found for Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso

NOSDRA confirms Well leakage at Eroto’s OML 18

THE National Oil Spills Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA) has confirmed an oil wellhead leak at Oil Mining Lease (OML) 18, operated by an indigenous operator,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 15 hrs ago | seen 127 times

Tags: Mr Idris Musa, NOSDRA, Mr Odianosen Massade

Super Eagles skipper warns about fake social media accounts in his name

SUPER Eagles skipper Ahmed Musa on Friday advised Nigerians to be wary of and also stop patronising fake social media accounts created in his name.   Musa said... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted yesterday | seen 139 times

Tags: Ahmed Musa

UNFPA, Sokoto Govt train 50 security personnel on implementation of VAPP law

THE United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has supported Sokoto State Government in training 50 officers of Nigeria Police and Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC)... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 days ago | seen 123 times

Tags: United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Violence Against Persons Prohibition (VAPP), Ahmad Musa, Gloria Enuaze,

Supreme court strikes out Buhari’s application against electoral act

THE Supreme Court has struck our the suit filed by President Muhammadu Buhari and the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, seeking an interpretation of... Read more

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

Tags: Justice Akomaye Agi, Justice Musa Dattijo Muhammad, Abubakar Malami, Muhammadu Buhari

Defections: Why senators, Reps may lose seats

SENATORS who dumped their party for others because they lost in their bid for nomination risk losing their seats. This is because the Constitution provides a strict... Read more

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

Tags: Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN), Justice Musa Dattijo Muhammad, Mahmud Mohammed, Justice Donatus Okorowo, All Progressives Congress, Nigeria Peoples Party

Onyeagwu tasks e-banking heads on QR payment adoption

 The Managing Director of Zenith Bank Plc, Mr Ebenezer Onyeagwu, has urged e-banking industry heads to sensitise customers and merchants on the importance of adopting contactless... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Musa Jimoh, Zenith Bank Plc, Mr Ebenezer Onyeagwu

Impeached members are black legs — Kogi Assembly

 THE Kogi State House of Assembly said the three impeached and suspended members of the House were black legs whose stock-in-trade was to cause disharmony between... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 29 times

Tags: Ahmed Ahmed, Abdullahi Bello, Prince Mathew Kolawole, Ahmed Dahir, Isah Umar, Enema Paul, Atule Egbunu, Ibrahim Usman Okadigbo, Suleiman Musa Atajachi, Bobby Anthony Ujah, Aro Aderonke, Musa Jomoh, Ak

Nigerian Start-up wins $10,000 at Commonwealth Youth Forum in Kigali

 SALUBATA Technologies, a Nigerian start-up has emerged as one of the top four winners of Kigali Startup Festival 2022 at the Commonwealth Youth Forum (CYF) in... Read more

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

Tags: SALUBATA Technologies, Aishatu Musa, Yewande Adebowale, Commonwealth Youth Forum

FAAN suspends issuance of licences for airport trade zones

THE Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has suspended the issuance of licences to applicants on the free trade zones at the airports until conflicts in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 38 times

Tags: Obinna Emeazo, Capt. Rabiu Yadudu

Police arrest suspected social media fraudster in Kano

THE Police Command in Kano State, has arrested one Musa Lurwanu-Maje, 26, who allegedly specialises in defrauding people through social media platforms.   The Command’s Police Public Relations... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 11 times

Tags: SP Abdullahi Haruna-Kiyawa, Musa Lurwanu-Maje, Sama’ila Shu’aibu-Dikko,

Ministry of Information wins Kano inter-media football cup

THE Kano State Ministry of Information (MoI) Saturday defeated their Radio Kano counterparts 2-1 to win the 2021/2022 edition of the SWAN Inter-media Football Competition. The match,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 days ago | seen 86 times

Tags: Alhaji Ibrahim Galadima, Dr Michael Femi, Alhaji Ahmad Rabiu, Sani Abacha Stadium

Ekiti election: NSCDC disperse suspected vote buyers in Ado-Eiti

NIGERIA Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) have dispersed a group of residents allegedly being bribed at Mobil filling station, opposite St. Michael’s School in Ajilosun... Read more

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

Tags: Veronica Famigun, Musa Faruk, Haruna Muhammed

We are in talks with Peter Obi, says Kwankwaso

THE presidential aspirant of the New Nigeria Peoples Party, Rabiu Kwankwaso, has revealed that his camp is in talks with Peter Obi and members of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 126 times

Tags: BBC Hausa, Rabiu Kwankwaso, Peter Obi

Tinubu’s running mate unveiled

Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Presidential Candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), has dropped the name of Alhaji Kabir Ibrahim Masari as his running mate for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 223 times

Tags: Atiku Abubakar, Ifeanyi Okowa, Umaru Musa YarÁdua, Aminu Bello Masari, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Alhaji Kabir Ibrahim Masari

Theatre Commander lauds troops over rescue of 2 Chibok girls

MAJ.-Gen. Christopher Musa, Theartre Commander, North-East Joint Task Force, ‘Operation Hadin Kai’, has commended the troops for rescuing two of the students of Government Girls Secondary... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 203 times

Tags: Gen. Lucky Irabor, MAJ.-Gen. Christopher Musa, Hauwa Joseph, Mary Dauda

Activist decry rate of rape cases in Sokoto, Lagos

A Medical Doctor and Activist, Dr Ahmad Musa, has called for concerted efforts to reduce cases of rape in Sokoto and Lagos states. Musa, who did not... Read more

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

Tags: Dr Ahmad Musa, Bello Maikuki, Zaliha Salihu, Hajiya Habiba Ahmad, European Union

Assembly confirms Musa as Kano state Auditor-General

Kano State House of Assembly on Wednesday confirmed the  appointment of Malam Isma’il Musa, as the state’s substantive Auditor-General. This followed the adoption of the report of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 196 times

Tags: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Malam Lawal Rabiu, Alhaji Garba Gezawa, Malam Isma’il Musa,

NiMet boss urges aviation stakeholders to keep using weather forecast

PROF. Mansur Matazu, the Director-General, Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), has urged all relevant stakeholders to keep using the agency`s products and services to ensure safety of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 16 times

Tags: Capt. Musa Nuhu, Mathew Pwajok, Prof. Mansur Matazu

FG says financial paucity, major obstacle to effective GGW implementation

THE Federal Government on Tuesday in Abuja said that poor financial support has been a major obstacle for effective implementation of the Great Green Wall (GGW)... Read more

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

Tags: Great Green Wall (GGW), Hassan Musa, GGW for the Sahara and Sahel initiative (GGWSSI), Yusuf Bukar, National Agency for the Great Green Wall (NAGGW),

Police graduate 6 PhD holders, 169 others as spies

THE Police Training School (PTS) Ikeja, on Monday graduated six PhD holders and 169 others, from different professions, into several ranks of the Nigerian Police Force... Read more

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

Tags: SP Kabiru Momoh, Musa Garba, Dr Peter Akhideno, Dr Elvis Otobo, Dr Kehinde Oduns, Dr Glory Raphael, Dr Goodluck Enimakpokpo, Dr Adaramewa Olusuyi

Nigeria has made significant steps towards digital economy - NCC

THE Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, EVC/CEO, of the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC says that Nigeria has made significant steps towards digital economy. Prof. Umar... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 174 times

Tags: Chibuike Ogwumike, Balarabe Musa, Abraham Oshadami, Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta

Kwankwaso’ll strengthen Nigeria’s unity – Aniebonam

DR Boniface Aniebonam, Founder, New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) said the party’s presidential flag bearer, Sen. Rabiu Kwankwaso, would strengthen Nigeria’s unity if elected president in... Read more

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

Tags: Rabiu Kwankwaso, Boniface Aniebonam

Court remands 4 men for alleged culpable homicide

AN FCT High Court sitting in Kubwa, on Thursday remanded four persons in a correctional centre over alleged culpable homicide. The defendants: Emmanuel Agu, Augustine Uden, Micheal... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 193 times

Tags: Adama Musa, Justice Kezziah Ogbonnaya, Emmanuel Agu, Augustine Uden, Micheal Okechukwu, Iliyasu Sadiq

2023: Kwankwaso emerges NNPP presidential candidate

A former Governor of Kano State, Rabiu Kwankwaso has emerged the Presidential Candidate of the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) for 2023 elections. Kwankwaso, who was a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 116 times

Tags: Ibrahim Shekarau, Rabiu Kwankwaso

Tinubu’s political journey so far

By Kennedy Nnamani BOLA Tinubu, former Lagos State governor has defeated more than 13 presidential aspirants of the All Progressive Congress, APC, in the just concluded presidential... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 175 times

Tags: Rabiu Kwakwanso, Abdullahi Adamu, Rotimi Amaechi, Temi Osinbajo, BOLA Tinubu

Musa wants to carry on playing for Super Eagles

SUPER Eagles captain Ahmed Musa believed he still  strong enough to add more to his already  well decorated  international caps, adding he would honour the national team call  once  coach Jose... Read more

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

Tags: Fatih Karagumruk, Ahmed Musa, Jose Peseiro

Lawal’ll make a good President — Sen. Musa

SEN. Sani Musa, (Niger East Senatorial District), says the Senate President Ahmad Lawan will make a very good President, if elected or affirmed through consensus at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 35 times

Tags: Sen. Sani Musa, Dr Nasiru Abdullahi, Sen. Ahmad Lawan

UNFPA empowers 800 GBV survivors in Yobe

THE UN Population Fund (UNFPA) has empowered no fewer than 800 survivors of Gender-Based Violence (GBV) within a year in Yobe, the GBV Case Manager, Musa... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Aisha Modu, Musa Muhammed

Man drags actress to court for allegedly refusing to marry him

A 48-year-old civil servant, Bala Musa, on Monday dragged a popular Kannywood actress, Hadiza Gabon, before a Shari’a Court in Kaduna for allegedly refusing to marry... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 40 times

Tags: Malam Rilwanu Kyaudai, Hadiza Gabon, Bala Musa, Mr Mubarak Kabir

We’ll raise 30m voters for Obi before election — Okupe, Peter Obi Campaign DG

AHEAD of the 2023 presidential election, the Director-General of the Peter Obi Presidential Campaign Organization, Dr. Doyin Okupe, says his team would raise about 30 million... Read more

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

Tags: Alhaji Rabiu Kwankwaso, Olusegun Obasanjo, Doyin Okupe, Peter Obi

APC presidential ticket: Umahi reaffirms support for Lawan

GOV. Dave Umahi of Ebonyi has reaffirmed his support to the President of the Senate, Sen. Ahmad Lawan, for the 2023 presidential election.   Umahi, who also expressed... Read more

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

Tags: Sani Musa, Barau Jibrin, Danladi Bako, Sen. Ahmad Lawan, Dave Umahi

Police reward outstanding officers, teams in Lagos

THE Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of the police command in Lagos State has rewarded some of its operatives and teams for outstanding performances and gallantry. This is... Read more

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

Tags: Olawale Musa

Peseiro invites Musa, Ekong, 25 others for Sierra Leone, Sao Tome

HEAD Coach Jose Peseiro has called up captain Ahmed Musa, deputy captain William Ekong and 25 other players to the camp of the Super Eagles. This is... Read more

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

Tags: Olaoluwa Aina, Calvin Bassey, Sani Faisal, Oluwasemilogo Ajayi, Chidozie Awaziem, Ademola Olajire, Ahmed Musa, Jose Peseiro

Ride bicycle to improve health and prevent global warming – FRSC

THE Zamfara Sector Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has advised Nigerians to cultivate the habit of riding bicycle to improve their health and... Read more

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

Tags: Rabiu Garba, Iro Danladi

2023: Kwankwaso is NNPP’s sole presidential candidate—Founder

THE New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) says Sen. Rabiu Kwankwaso, a former Governor of Kano State, remains its sole presidential candidate to fly its ticket in... Read more

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

Tags: Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP), Sen. Rabiu Kwankwaso, Dr Boniface Aniebonam,

CBN reviews operations of NIBBS instant payments system, others

THE CBN has reviewed upwards, the operations of the Nigeria Inter-Bank Settlement System (NIBSS) and other electronic payment operations. This is contained in a circular by Musa... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 22 times

Tags: Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Nigeria Inter-Bank Settlement System (NIBSS), Musa Jimoh,

COVID-19: Commission sensitises stakeholders on KD-CARES implementation in Kaduna State

THE Kaduna State Planning and Budget Commission has begun a one-day stakeholders’ engagement to fast track implementation of the COVID-19 Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus (KD-CARES)... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 307 times

Tags: Mr Muhammad Bashir, Ruth Aku, Malam Badamasi Musa

Basketball: Mali to replace Nigeria at women’s World Cup

THE Federation of International Basketball Associations (FIBA) has confirmed Nigeria’s withdrawal from international basketball competitions by inviting Mali to replace D’Tigress at the upcoming FIBA Women’s... Read more

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

Tags: Musa Kida

Katsina FMC now Federal Teaching Hospital

THE Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Katsina has finally been converted to the Federal Teaching Hospital Katsina. This was disclosed by the Chief Medical Director (CMD) of the... Read more

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

Tags: Dr Osagle Ehanire, Muhammadu Buhari, Umaru Musa Yar’Adua, Dr Suleiman B. Muhammed

Ukraine conflict: IsDB to support Nigeria, others

THE Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) has promised to continue to support Nigeria and other member states to tackle rising oil and food prices occasioned by the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 34 times

Tags: Umar Musa Yar’Adua, Mansur Muhtar

FG evacuates 166 victims of trafficking from Libya

THE Federal Government has repatriated another 166 stranded Nigerans from Libya who were victims of human trafficking. Mr Kabiru Musa, Charge d’ Affairs of the Nigerian Mission... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 26 times

Tags: Mr Kabiru Musa,

Wet season farmers in Gombe decry high cost of inputs

WITH the commencement of wet season farming, many farmers in Gombe State have decried the high cost of agricultural inputs. The farmers expressed their concerns in separate... Read more

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

Tags: Alhaji Ibrahim Na-Bingi, Alhaji Musa Arab, Mr Bitrus Zaccheaus,

Bishop blames insecurity on poor education as former wheelbarrow pusher donates chapel to church

THE Catholic Bishop of Lafia Diocese in Nasarawa State, Rev. David Ajang, has attributed insecurity in the country to poor education. This is contained in a statement... Read more

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

Tags: Rev. David Ajang, Mr Samuel Musa, Mr Kelvin Ugwu

NAHCON meets NCAA, others over Hajj 2022

THE National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) on Wednesday said cooperation between the agencies involved in Hajj 2022 operation would engender smooth, safe, and efficient transportation... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 29 times

Tags: National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, Alhaji Zikrullah Hassan, Prof. Mansur Matazu, Capt. Rabiu Yadudu,

Bishop blames insecurity on poor education as former wheelbarrow pusher donates chapel to church

THE Catholic Bishop of Lafia Diocese in Nasarawa State, Rev. David Ajang, has attributed insecurity in the country to poor education. This is contained in a statement... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 33 times

Tags: Rev. David Ajang, Mr Samuel Musa, Mr Kelvin Ugwu

Free treatment excites VVF patients in Sokoto

A cross section of women suffering from Vesicovaginal Fistula (VVF) in Sokoto on Tuesday expressed happiness over free surgery conducted by Fistula Foundation Nigeria (FFN) to... Read more

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

Tags: Angela Azu, Maryam Abacha, Malama Hadiza Yusuf, Azima Isiya, Musa Isa

CBN Tennis Open: Faulty account details delaying players’ payment – Official

SAIDU Musa, a top Tennis official and CBN Open Senior Tennis Championship Director, has revealed that most players that participated during the just-concluded tournament have received... Read more

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

Tags: Saidu Musa, CBN Open Tennis Tournament

Court remands scrap collector for alleged culpable homicide

A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Makurdi on Tuesday ordered that a scrap collector, Aliyu Abdullahi be remanded in a correctional centre for allegedly stabbing a 27-year... Read more

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

Tags: Mustapha Bello, Insp Jonah Uletu, Vincent Kor, Rabiu Mohammed, Aliyu Abdullahi

Dambazau defects from APC, says it’s time to move on

 ALHAJI Shamsudeen Dambazau, member representing Takai/ Sumaila Federal Constituency of Kano State has announced his decision to leave the All Progressives Congress (APC). Dambazau in a statement... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 137 times

Tags: Dr Rabi’u Kwankwaso, Hon. Shamsudeen Dambazau

Atiku, Kwankwaso not on collision course – Don

A university lecturer and Atiku’s associate, Ahmad Shehu, has dismissed the alleged political rivalry between a former governor of Kano Senator Rabi’u Musa Kwnakwaso State and... Read more

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

Tags: Atiku Abubakar, Nyesom Wike, Rabi’u Musa Kwnakwaso, Atiku Abubkar

N/East stakeholders advocate private sector investment in education

SOME stakeholders in the education sector in the North-East have called for more private sector investment in the sector to address the dearth of school infrastructure... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 26 times

Tags: Iliyasu Musa,

Peseiro ready to manage with 20 Eagles in U.S. for 2 friendlies

SUPER Eagles’ coach José Peseiro has opted for positivity and pragmatism as he starts his managerial stint with Nigeria on Saturday in Dallas, U.S. The Portuguese is... Read more

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

Tags: José Peseiro, Ahmed Musa, Oghenekaro Etebo, Azubuike Okechukwu, Alhassan Yusuf, Maduka Okoye

Former Air Chief, Abubakar clinches Bauchi APC guber ticket

FORMER Chief of Air Staff, retired Air Marshal, Saddique Abubakar, has emerged the All Progressives Congress (APC) governoship candidate for 2023 general election in Bauchi State. Abubakar,... Read more

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

Tags: Saddique Abubakar, Alhaji Ali Birninkudu, Sen. Haliru Jika, Musa Babayo, Amb. Saddique Abubakar, Al-Amin Mohammed

Yar’adua varsity Katsina fixes June 4 for post UTME

THE management of Umaru Musa Yar’adua University Katsina (UMYU), has fixed June, 4 for the conduct of aptitude test for candidates who applied for the second... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 121 times

Tags: Muhammad Yusufu, Umaru Musa Yar’adua University Katsina

49,669 poor, vulnerable to benefit from N-CARES programme in Kaduna

 NO fewer than 49,669 poor and vulnerable will benefit from Kaduna State COVID-19 Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus Programme (KD-CARES). In addition, 2,787 Micro, Small and Medium... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 20 times

Tags: Mrs Umma Aboki, Mr Badamasi Musa

2023: Court stops INEC from recognising Obaseki’s ad-hoc delegates

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, yesterday, stopped the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, from recognising or accepting ad-hoc delegates produced by Governor Godwin Obaseki’s faction... Read more

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

Tags: Governor Godwin Obaseki, Mr. John Musa, INEC, PDP, Mr Iyorchia Ayu, Senator Samuel Anyanwu, Mr Umar Bature

Borehole drilling flare up gas at Emene in Enugu

 THE National Oil Spills Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA) says it has received reports of gas leak which has engulfed into a fire in Emene, Enugu... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 244 times

Tags: NUPRC, Mr Idris Musa, National Oil Spills Detection and Response Agency,

FG's favourable conditions boost BUA Cement production by 300% - Minister

THE minister of information and culture, Lai Mohammed, has said that BUA Cement's massive increase in production capacity, especially since 2015, was made possible by the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 581 times

Tags: Lai Mohammed, BUA Cement, Abdul Samad Rabiu, Yusuf Binji

Niger face lifts assembly complex with N584m

THE Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure Development in Niger, Alhaji Mamman Musa, says the state government has approved N584.9 million for the furnishing of the new... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 27 times

Tags: Alhaji Mamman Musa,Alhaji Suleiman Yusuf,Dr Daniel Galadima,

NUP gives 635 pensioners free medical services in Kaduna

THE National Union of Pensioners (NUP), Kaduna state, has provided free medical services to over 635 members of the union from eight local governments of Kaduna... Read more

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

Tags: Hajiya Zainab Nuhu, National Union of Pensioners (NUP), Alhaji Alhassan Musa,

Rep member defeats incumbent, emerges senatorial candidate in Plateau

REP. Simon Mwadkwon (PDP/Barkin Ladi/Riyom) on Monday emerged the PDP candidate to contest the 2023 general elections to represent Plateau North in the Senate.   He defeated the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Musa Elayo, Istifanus Gyang, Simon Mwadkwon

Motorcycle ban: Arewa leaders in Lagos State urge members to comply

LEADERS of Arewa Community in Lagos State said they were in support of the commercial motorcycle ban in some areas in the state, urging their members... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 33 times

Tags: Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Alhaji Musa Saleh,

Ali Isa emerges as PDP’s Balanga/Billiri Federal Constituency, Gombe, candidate

MR Ali Isa, House of Representatives aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has been declared winner at the party’s primary election to... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Ali Isa, Aishatu Ahmed, Rambi Ayala, Mr Musa Abubakar, Zebulum Wasa

Ritual Killing: Police arrest landlord, gateman in Niger

 THE Police Command in Niger has confirmed the arrest of two suspects in Lapai Local Government Area of the state for allegedly killing a 4-year-old boy... Read more

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

Tags: DSP Abiodun Wasiu, Mr Abdullahi Musa, Mrs Maryam Kwambo

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 a month ago | seen 81 times

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

Nigeria to inaugurate Green-Sky Programme to boost aviation

CAPT. Musa Nuhu, the Director-General, Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), on Friday said that Nigeria would soon inaugurated the “Green-Sky Programme“ to boost aviation. Nuhu announced this... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Capt. Musa Nuhu, Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority

Kaduna Volleyball Association to begin talent hunt in Southern part of the state

THE Kaduna State Volleyball Association (KADSVA) has rolled out a six-day competition, tagged, “Southern Kaduna Talent Hunt”, for secondary school students in the state. The Association’s Board... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Musa Nimrod, Florence Yori

IFAD distributes fertilizer, other farm inputs to 447 rural farmers in Taraba

THE International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)’s Value Chain Development  Programme (VCDP) on Friday distributed fertilizer and other farm inputs to 447 poor rural rice and... Read more

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

Tags: Saleh Pavali, Irimiya Musa, Musa Dalang, Fatima  Aliyu

4 unemployed men docked for allegedly stealing battery

FOUR unemployed men, were on Friday docked in an Iyaganku Chief Magistrates’ Court in at Ibadan for allegedly stealing battery servicing the community street lights.   The police... Read more

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

Tags: O. A. Ajayi, Insp Olufemi Omilana, Abubakar Musa, Adetoro Sakiru, Adeniran  Suleiman, Samuel Kayode

Kidnappers free Kano village head, abduct don delivering ransom

THE abducted village head of Karfi in Takai Local Government of Kano State, Abdulyahyah Ilo, has regained freedom from his abductors. The abductors have, however, held an... Read more

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

Tags: SP Abdullahi Kiyawa, Yusuf Ismail, Musa Sa’ad, Huzaifa Karfi, Abdulyahyah Ilo

Ganduje’s commissioner resigns, ‘Defects To NNPP’

SHEHU Na’Allah Kura, Kano State commissioner for finance and economic development, has resigned. The state commissioner for Information, Malam Muhammadu Garba, disclosed this in a statement on... Read more

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

Tags: Musa Iliyasu Kwankwaso, Ali Haruna Makoda, Malam Muhammadu Garba, Shehu Na’Allah Kura

Family doctors develop strategies to increase access to patients

THE Society of Family Physicians of Nigeria (SOFPON) says its members have adopted new strategies and technologies to increase access to patients. The president of the society,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Prof. Musa Dankyau

Perm Sec. harps on revival of lost cultural values, traditions

MR. Yusuf Musa, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism, Plateau, has urged families to inculcate cultural values and traditions in the formative years of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 34 times

Tags: Yusuf Musa, Gov. Abdullahi Sule,

Electoral Act Controversy: S’Court joins Rivers state in Buhari, Malami’s suit

THE Supreme Court, on Thursday, okayed an application that Rivers State filed to be joined as a party in the suit President Muhammadu Buhari and the... Read more

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

Tags: Justice Musa Dattijo, Muhammadu Buhari

FAAN inaugurates App for airport taxi

Capt. Rabiu Yadudu, Managing Director, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN)  has inaugurated Taxi App loading booth at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja (NAIA). Yadudu, who... Read more

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

Tags: Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja (NAIA), Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Adenike Aboderin, Noris Anozie, Ali Maina, Capt. Rabiu Yadudu,

Army Major ‘commits suicide’ 3 days to court-martial verdict

A former Battalion Commanding Officer who led the fight against Boko Haram in the North East, Major UJ Undianyede, is said to have committed suicide. According to sources,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 213 times

Tags: Major Musa Yahaya, Major Bashir Jajira, Brig.-Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu, Major UJ Undianyede

500 cataract patients to get free surgery — FCTA

THE Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) said that no fewer than 500 cataract patients would be treated in the first phase of its planned free medical... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 132 times

Tags: Mr Samuel Musa, Dr Saddiq Abdulrahman

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 month ago | seen 43 times

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

Kwankwaso is messenger of God to fight hunger, unite Nigeria – NNPP

THE New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) has described its 2023 presidential candidate, Sen. Rabiu Kwankwaso as “a messenger of God’’ who wants to fight hunger and... Read more

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

Tags: New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP), Sen. Rabiu Kwankwaso, Rev. Emma Agubanze,

Bello swears-in 7 new commissioners for Niger

 GOV. Abubakar Bello of Niger on Wednesday sworn in seven new Commissioners as members of the state executive council, to replace those who left for elective... Read more

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

Tags:  Gov. Abubakar Bello, raham Umar, Habila Galadima, Usman Tinau, Kabiru Abbas, Yusuf Gunu, Sani Lafiya, Emmanuel Musa

Coach Musa blames pillars’ poor performance on players

THE Chief Coach of Kano Pillars football club, Ibrahim Musa, has blamed his side’s lacklustre performances in the ongoing Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Alhaji Rilwanu Idris Malikawa, Ibrahim Musa

Centre doles out N18m to senior citizens in 18 states

DR Emem Omokaro, Director-General, National Senior Citizens Centre (NSCC) says the centre has disbursed N18 million to some senior citizens across 18 states. Omokaro, said this in... Read more

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

Tags: Dr Emem Omokaro, Alhaji Musa Bungudu, NSCC, Mallam Abubakar Nuhu-Fikpo,

Court remands man over alleged kidnapping in Ondo

AN Akure Chief Magistrate’s Court has remanded a herder, Muhammadu Bello, who is standing trial for alleged kidnapping, at the  Olokuta Correctional Centre . The Chief Magistrate,... Read more

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

Tags: Muhammadu Bello, Mr Adeleke Ojo, Mr Musa Al-Yunus, Damilola Akinmuwagun

Rainy Season: NCAA advises pilots, airlines over hazardous weather

THE Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has advised pilots and airline operators to exercise caution over hazardous weather in the rainy season. The Director General, NCAA, Capt.... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 128 times

Tags: Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Capt. Musa Nuhu, Directorate of Aerodrome and Airspace Standards (DAAS),

Foundation coordinates free fistula repair in Sokoto State

FISTULA Foundation Nigeria (FFN), with support from the UN Population Fund (UNFPA) in Nigeria is coordinating a free fistula repair surgery in Sokoto State from May... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Musa Isa,

Deborah: Court remands 2 suspects, Tambuwal relaxes curfew

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

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

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

Kwankwaso in Shekarau’s residence to ‘Finalise’ NNPP defection

SENATOR Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso has arrived at the Kano residence of Senator Ibrahim Shekarau, to finalise the agreement of Shekarau’s defection to the new but fast... Read more

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

Tags: Abdullahi Ganduje, Ibrahim Shekarau, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso

Police arrest 3 over death of Bauchi APC LG chair

THE Commissioner of Police in Bauchi State, Umar Mamman Sanda, has ordered an autopsy to unravel the circumstances surrounding the death of the All Progressives Congress... Read more

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

Tags: SP Ahmed Mohammed Wakil, Alhaji Musa Hussaini Gwabba, Umar Mamman Sanda

Police arrest 3 over death of Bauchi APC LG chair

THE Commissioner of Police in Bauchi State, Umar Mamman Sanda, has ordered an autopsy to unravel the circumstances surrounding the death of the All Progressives Congress... Read more

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

Tags: SP Ahmed Mohammed Wakil, Alhaji Musa Hussaini Gwabba, Umar Mamman Sanda

Azman Air passengers stranded for 24 hours in Kano

PASSENGERS of the Azman Airlines have been stranded at Malam Aminu Kano International Airport (MAKIA) for over 24 hours. Some of the passengers had to spend the... Read more

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

Tags: Azman Airlines, Jamilu Rabiu

Bala Mohammed: Buhari is a soldier, he doesn’t understand politics

A Presidential aspirant under the Peoples Democratic Party and Bauchi state governor, Senator Bala Mohammed, says President Muhammadu Buhari does not understand politics. While addressing delegates and... Read more

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

Tags: Umaru Musa Yar’adua, Muhammadu Buhari, Bala Mohammed

Kano APC crisis: Shekarau set to dump ruling party today

BARRING any last minute change, a former governor of Kano State and current Senator representing Kano Central, Malam Ibrahim Shekarau, will formally announce his defection from... Read more

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

Tags: Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, Nasir Gawuna, Umar Abdullahi Ganduje, Malam Ibrahim Shekarau

A chat with Buni and random musings

By Hassan Gimba I should have come with the second and, most likely, concluding part of the article, “Of banditry and shared sovereignty”, but Nigeria nowadays is... Read more

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

Tags: Tijjani Musa Tumsah, Mai Mala Buni, Deborah Yakubu, Muhammadu Buhari

Presidency wades into Kano APC crisis, summons Ganduje, Shekarau

THE presidency last night stepped into the ongoing crisis in the Kano State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) between Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje and one... Read more

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

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Alhassan Rurum, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, Ibrahim Shekarau, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje

Ganduje’s ex-commissioner dumps APC

KANO State’s immediate past Commissioner for Planning and Budget, Nura Dankadai, has dumped the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). He announced his decision in a letter addressed... Read more

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

Tags: Rabi’u Kwankwaso, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, Nura Dankadai

ACF denies endorsing Jonathan for 2023

THE Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has denied endorsing former President Goodluck Jonathan, as its preferred candidate for the 2023 presidential election. A chieftain of the ACF, Alhaji... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Arewa Consultative Forum, Goodluck Jonathan, Alhaji Musa Saidu

Mass defection looms as Shekarau consults associates

AN exodus is looming in the Kano chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) following the victory of the Governor Abdullahi Ganduje faction at the Supreme... Read more

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

Tags: Sule Ya’u Sule, Rabiu Kwankwaso, Ibrahim Shekarau, Abdullahi Ganduje

FCT Minister canvasses credibility in mobilisation of corps member

MINISTER of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Malam Musa Bello, says that the credibility of the NYSC mobilisation process is crucial to the deployment of qualified... Read more

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

Tags: Malam Musa Bello,Mrs Victoria Ango,Maj.-Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim,Hajiya Hadiza Kabir.

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

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

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

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

FCTA warns schools against illegal projects, fees

THE Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), has warned schools in the territory against collaborating with Parents Teachers Association (PTA) to extort money from pupils and students... Read more

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

Tags: Musa Zuru, Chidi Oparauwokè, Alhaji Dahir El-Katuzu, FCTA

SDP raises alarm over alleged impersonation of chairman

THE Ondo State chapter of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) on Thursday raised the alarm over the alleged impersonation of its Chairman, Prince Dele Ogunbameru, by... Read more

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

Tags: Social Democratic Party (SDP), Prince Dele Ogunbameru, Alhaji Musa Gabam,

Insecurity: Kebbi hunters urge Buhari to sign NHFSS bill into law

President Muhammadu Buhari, has been urged to urgently sign the Nigeria Hunters and Forest Security Service (NHFSS) bill into law to save the country from the... Read more

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

Tags: Nigerian Hunters Council (NHC), President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigeria Hunters and Forest Security Service (NHFSS), Hussaini Musa-Rambo,

Lagos artisans, tradesmen to be honoured

TO recognise the contribution of the informal sector of the Lagos economy, which accounts for 94 percent of new jobs in the state, a group, StartUp... Read more

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

Tags: StartUp & FinishRich Impact Concept, LASCOTA, Rabiu Adewunmi Momoh

Osun 2022: Oyetola appeals to politicians to allow peace to reign

Gov. Gboyega Oyeola of Osun has appealed to politicians in the state to play according to the rules, as campaign for the July 16 governorship election... Read more

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

Tags: Sheikh Musa Animasahun, Gov. Gboyega Oyeola,

Eidul-Fitri: NCAA assures passengers of flight safety

THE Director-General, Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Capt. Musa Nuhu has assured passengers of their safety, comfort and seamless celebration during  the holiday. Nuhu gave the assurance... Read more

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

Tags: Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Capt. Musa Nuhu, Eid-Il-Fitr,

Shaibu congratulates Muslims on Eid El-Fitr, urges more prayers for nation

EDO Deputy Gov. Phillip Shaibu on Monday urged the Muslim faithful to continue in their prayers for the progress and development of the state and the... Read more

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

Tags: Phillip Shaibu, Musa Ebomhiana, Eid El-Fitr,

Eid-el-Fitr: Cleric tasks Muslims on peaceful coexistence, unity

AN Islamic cleric, Malam Ambali Rabiu, has urged Muslims faithful to use the period of Eid-el- Fitr Salah celebration to pray for peaceful coexistence, unity, and... Read more

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

Tags: Eid-el-Fitr, Malam Ambali Rabiu,

Educationists fault parents for delinquency in schools

SOME educationists in the North-East have ascribed spate of early delinquency in schools and societal decay to the inability of parents to ensure proper discipline and... Read more

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

Tags: Daniel Musa, Almajid Jamal, Abdullahi Yelwa, Richards Michael

Sokoto community defies Sultan, observes Eid

SOME Muslims  in Sokoto state observed Eid prayers on Sunday in defiance of the directive of Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar, Sultan of Sokoto, who declared Monday... Read more

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

Tags: Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar, Sheikh Musa Lukwa

Security: Construct safe homes, offices – Safety Professionals advise Nigerians

A licenced Safety Professional, Dr Wilson Arikpo,  advises  Nigerians to embrace the culture of safety in building designs and constructions as well as in their social... Read more

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

Tags: Segun Musa, Fynray Mbata, Wilson Arikpo

How my friends and I killed my woman friend, used her body parts for ritual — Suspect

AN Islamic cleric, Muideen Nafiu, 43, has disclosed that he and one of his cleric friends, Yusuf Muslim killed his woman friend and severed her body... Read more

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

Tags: Rabiu Fatai, Aisat Yekeen, Muideen Nafiu

Windstorm wreaks havoc in Taraba, kills 7 children, destroys 300 houses

ABDULHAKIM Hashim recently had a discussion with his three little children on how they will celebrate the Eid-el Fitr. Little did he know that two out... Read more

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

Tags: Bello Dauda,, Musa Garba, Yakubu Inuwa, Abdulhakim Hashim

National Secretary: SDP South-West leaders reject Agunloye’s appointment

 THE South-West leaders of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) have rejected the appointment of Dr Olu Agunloye as the acting National Secretary of the party. The leaders... Read more

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

Tags: Dr Olu Agunloye, Alhaji Musa Gabam, Prince Dele Ogunbamerun, Alhaji Sheu Musa

NSCDC, Army arrest six-man rail line vandals in Enugu

THE Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) and troops of the 82 Division of the Nigerian Army, Enugu have arrested a six-man gang specialising in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 97 times

Tags: NSCDC, Abdulkareem Haruna, Ousman Idris, Musa Hamza, Arma Yau Magaji, Denny Manuel, Zakari Ishaka, Amadu Danladi

5 men docked for allegedly trespassing into Abuja airport

 FOUR men were on Thursday docked in an Upper Area Court Gwagwalada, FCT, for allegedly trespassing into the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport with intention to perpetrate... Read more

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

Tags: Malam Sani Umar, Salisu Musa, Sagir Buba, Benjamin Eje, Abdullahi Tanko, Jamilu Abubakar

CISLAC urges relevant stakeholders in Beneficial Ownership campaign to tackle corruption

THE Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) has called on all relevant stakeholders in the Beneficial Ownership (BO) Transparency campaign to intensify efforts in fighting corruption. CISLAC’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 184 times

Tags: Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC), Beneficial Ownership (BO), Auwal Musa (Rafsanjani),

11 corps members get service extension, 7 abscond in Gombe

 ELEVEN members of the 2021 Batch ‘A’ Stream 1 National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) posted to Gombe State have had their service year extended for various... Read more

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

Tags: Adama Joshua, Alhaji Musa, Alhaji Abubakar Musa, Mrs Ada Imoni, Gov. Inuwa Yahaya, NYSC

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 2 months ago | seen 47 times

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

2 herders injured, 113 cattle rustled in renewed Plateau attack

NO fewer than 113 cattle were rustled and two herders injured during a renewed attack around Kpara village in Tahu ward of Bassa Local Government Area... Read more

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

Tags: Abubakar Musa, Inusa Musa, Abubakar Abdullahi Buba

14 years on, Lagos airport awaits runway lights

ALMOST a year after the new vigor to end the historic blackout on the Runway 18L, the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, still awaits the deployment of... Read more

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

Tags: Capt. John Ojikutu, Capt. Rabiu Yadudu

Defection: Adamawa APC flays state Assembly over sack of lawmaker

THE Adamawa State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has criticised the sack of Joseph Ayuba (PDP), member representing Michika Local Government Area (LGA) in... Read more

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

Tags: Joseph Ayuba, All Progressives Congress, Musa Bororo, Peoples Democratic Party

2023: Sen. Amosun notifies Senate of presidential ambition

SENATOR representing Ogun Central Senatorial District, Ibikunle Amosun, has formally notified the Senate of his intention to run for the 2023 presidency. Amosun, a former Governor of... Read more

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

Tags: Ibikunle Amosun, Ahmad Lawan, All Progressives Congress, Shehu Musa Yar’Adua,

Police occupy Adamawa Assembly over defection crisis

THERE was tension in Yola, Adamawa State, yesterday, as armed policemen took over the House of Assembly premises to prevent Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) members that... Read more

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

Tags: Musa Bororo, Joseph Kwada, Koji Garta

Court sentences traders to 3 months imprisonment for stealing

A Central Area Court sitting in Kasuwan Nama, Jos on Wednesday sentenced two traders -Sunday Musa(30) and Daniel Danladi (22), to three months imprisonment for stealing... Read more

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

Tags: Monday Dabit, Irene Pati, Daniel Danladi, Sunday Musa

Anger as FCTA demolishes over 500 illegal structures

WORRIED by increase in criminal activities around Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport, Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has removed over 500 illegal houses in Zamani village,... Read more

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

Tags: Ganiyu Musa, Malam Muhammad Bello, Murkhtar Galadima

Stakeholders urge FG to make basic education truly free, accessible

SOME stakeholders in the education sector have appealed to the Federal Government to make basic education truly accessible to all children in the country. They made the... Read more

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

Tags: Victory Adebowale, Rashidat Musa, Andrew Oseiwe, Silver Eze

SDP South-West leaders pass vote of no confidence on suspended national chairman

THE South-West Leaders of the Social Democratic Party, SDP, have passed a vote of no confidence on the party's national chairman, Olu Agunloye, throwing its weight... Read more

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

Tags: Engr. Adewole Adesina, Olu Agunloye, Sheu Musa, Femi Olaniyi,

How to overcome challenges in Nigeria by cleric

 A cleric, Pastor Dan Horn on Saturday night urged Nigerians to pray to God to intervene in the current challenges facing the country.   Horn, the Pastor of... Read more

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

Tags: Christian Association of Nigeria, Rev. Markus Musa, Mr Daniel Mazadu

Scores burnt beyond recognition as explosion rocks illegal refinery in Rivers

SCORES of people were on Saturday burnt beyond recognition following an explosion at an illegal oil refinery in Rivers, reports the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). Mr... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Idris Musa,

Commander lauds media’s support in fight against terrorism

MAJ.-Gen. Christopher Musa, The Theatre Commander Operation ”Hadin Kai” North East Joint Operation has commended the media for the support in the on goind counter insurgency... Read more

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

Tags: Christopher Musa,

Buhari Muhammad, 4 cows shot dead

ONE 17-year-old Buhari Muhammad has been shot dead around Rangyel community of Bassa LGA of Plateau State. Four cows were also killed and injuries inflicted on... Read more

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

Tags: ASP Ubah Gabriel, Musa Agah, Abdullahi Garba, Buhari Muhammad

FRSC decorates 7 newly promoted officers in Jigawa

THE Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Jigawa State Command, on Thursday decorated seven newly promoted officers with their new ranks. Addressing the officers, the FRSC Sector Commander... Read more

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

Tags: Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Ahmed Mohammed, Dr. Boboye Oyeyemi, Sani Madaki, Sani Madawaki, Ishaq Komolafe, Alemi Alade, Benjami Auta, Peter Musa, Umar Alhaji, Abubakar Yusuf,

Obi, Osinbajo emerge most preferred presidential aspirants – Survey

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 255 times

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

3 men in court over alleged shop breaking, theft

THE Police on Thursday arraigned three men, Akinniyi Opeyemi, 27, Musa Abdulhameed, 40, and Michael Daniel, 29, before an Ado-Ekiti Magistrates’ Court over alleged shop breaking... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 34 times

Tags: Dolapo Kay-Williams, Chris Omokhafe, Sgt. Sodiq Adeniyi, Michael Daniel, Akinniyi Opeyemi, Musa Abdulhameed

N100m nomination fees not to fund APC with public fund -VON DG

A foundation member of All Progressives Congress (APC) Mr Osita Okechukwu says the N100million nomination forms for presidential aspirants is to maintain the axiom of Mr... Read more

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

Tags: Rabiu Kwakwanso, Ikechukwu Obiora, Hajiya Fati Koko, Osita Okechukwu

Police arrest 4 suspected rapists in Kebbi State

THE police command in Kebbi State has arrested four persons for allegedly raping and causing harm to minors in the state. The command’s Police Public Relations Officer... Read more

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

Tags: Abdullahi Garba, Nura Bello, SP Nafi’u Abubakar, Ibrahim Musa

Onunaku, Otobo win Police Training School Valuable Student Award

AUTHORITIES of the Police Training School, PTS, Lagos has awarded the prestigious valuable student award to Uche McRichard Onunaku, General Manager, ERL Telecoms and Dr. Elvis... Read more

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

Tags: Kehinde Odensi, CSP Christiana Onephirojiro, DCP Musa Yusuf Garba, Elvis Efe Otobo, Uche McRichard Onunaku

Guber race: Katsina Deputy governor resigns as agric. commissioner

THE Katsina State Deputy Governor, Alhaji Mannir Yakubu,  has resigned his position as the state’s Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources to join the 2023 gubernatorial... Read more

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

Tags: Alhaji Ibrahim Musa-Kalla, Alhaji Mannir Yakubu,

Gunmen attack newly elected lawmaker’s convoy, kill 2 in Plateau

THE Plateau State Police Command has confirmed the killing of two people at Miango, Bassa local government area but denied knowledge of the attack on the... Read more

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

Tags: Timothy Weyi, Naomi Bitrus, Zere Abba, Davidson Malison, ASP Gabriel Uba, Musa Avia

What does Kwankwaso want?

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

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

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

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 2 months ago | seen 62 times

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

Again, CJN warns judges against corrupt practices, showy lifestyle

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

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

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

Vagrant gets 6 strokes of cane for possession of hard drugs

A Magistrates’ Court sitting in Kano on Wednesday, ordered that a 25-year-old vagrant, Musa Idris, be given six strokes of cane for possession of hard drugs. Idris... Read more

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

Tags: Insp Elias Ekainu, Musa Idris, Farouk Ibrahim-Umar

NUJ donates cash, food items to families of late journalists in Kebbi

THE Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) Kebbi Council, on Tuesday, donated cash and food items to families of 18 late journalists in Birnin Kebbi. The State Chairman... Read more

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

Tags: Alhaji Musa Yaro, Alhaji Aliyu Jajirma, Alhaji Hamza Galadima-Zuru, Nigerian Union of Journalists

My husband says he’d rather feed dogs than me, woman tells court

A divorce-seeking woman, Zuwaira Tasi’u, on Tuesday told a Sharia Court sitting in Magajin Gari, Kaduna State, that her husband said he would rather feed dogs... Read more

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

Tags: Murtala Nasir, A.A. Shariff, Zuwaira Tasi’u, Sulaiman Musa

Kidnapped Kano bizman found dead in Kogi after N6m ransom

THE family of Yahaya Hassan Musa, a 39-year-old businessman, was thrown into mourning as his body was found in a forest hours after his abductors received... Read more

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

Tags: Abubakar Hassan Musa, Yahaya Hassan Musa

Zulum calls for sustained prayers as insurgents surrender in droves

 GOV. Babagana Zulum of Borno has felicitated Christians on their Easter celebration and urged for prayers for the success of the ongoing fight against terrorism and... Read more

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

Tags: Maj.-Gen. Christopher Musa,  Gov. Babagana Zulum

Agency confirms leak, decries economic impact of oil theft

THE National Oil Spills Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA) has confirmed an oil leak from a 12-inch  Benisede-Brass Creek Delivery Line at Peretuorugbene in Bayelsa. The Director-General... Read more

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

Tags: Idris Musa

Again, bandits kill 2, injure scores in Kaduna attack

BANDITS in large numbers yesterday invaded Agban Kagoro community in Kaura Local Government Area of Kaduna State, killing two persons with several others sustaining varying degrees... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 105 times

Tags: ASP Mohammed Jalige, Kumai Badu, Jonathan Musa

ACF has no youths wing - Chieftain

THE Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has disowned a group known as the Arewa youths, saying it has no youths wing. Alhaji Musa Saidu, a chieftain of the ACF... Read more

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

Tags: Alhaji Musa Saidu, Arewa Consultative Forum

Police Training School presents valuable student award

THE authorities of the Police Training School, PTS, Lagos has awarded the prestigious valuable student award to Uche McRichard Onunaku, General Manager, ERL Telecoms & CEO... Read more

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

Tags: Samuel Ajiboyede, Christiana Onephirojiro, Musa Yusuf Garba, Uche McRichard Onunaku, Elvis Otobo

Kwankwanso to declare for presidency next week, says APC, PDP failed Nigerians

A former governor of Kano State and one-time Minister of Defence, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, is set to declare his interest to run for the office... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, Muhammadu Buhari

Kwankwaso calls for increased efforts to tackle insecurity

FORMER governor of Kano State, Sen. Rabiu Kwankwaso, has called on governments and security agencies to increase efforts at tackling insecurity. He told a news conference in... Read more

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

Tags: Rabiu Kwankwaso

Kwankwaso calls for increased efforts to tackle insecurity

 FORMER governor of Kano State, Sen. Rabiu Kwankwaso, has called on governments and security agencies to increase efforts at tackling insecurity. He told a news conference in... Read more

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

Tags: Sen. Rabiu Kwankwaso,

Agip fixes vandalised gas line, lifts Force Majeure and resumes gas export

 ENI, the Italian parent company to Nigerian Agip Oil Company (NAOC), says it has fixed the breached 24-inch gas line at Okaka in Yenagoa which crippled... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Idris Musa, Eni, Agip Oil Company, NLNG

Why NCAA extended AOC by 30 days- DG

THE Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) says it has extended the period for the renewal of Air Operators Certificate (AOC) for airlines by 30 days to... Read more

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

Tags: Capt. Musa Nuhu, NCAA

Assault: Magistrate orders housewife to sweep court premises for 5 days

CHIEF Magistrate Ibrahim Emmanuel on Thursday ordered a housewife, Hadiza Ahmed, to sweep the court premises for five days for beating her neighbour. Emmanuel, gave the order... Read more

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

Tags: Farida Musa, Insp Chidi Leo, Hadiza Ahmed, Ibrahim Emmanuel

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 2 months ago | seen 80 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,

29 drowned firewood hawkers buried in Sokoto village

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 42 times

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

ADC inaugurates new executives in Zamfara

AFRICAN Democratic Congress (ADC), Zamfara chapter, has inaugurated a new state executive committee that will run its affairs for the next four years. Speaking at the event,... Read more

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

Tags: African Democratic Congress (ADC), Alhaji Rabiu Bature, Kabiru Garba, Suwaiba Abdullahi,

Truck pusher docked for allegedly stealing N150,000, other items

A 25-year-old truck pusher, Usman Rabiu, was on Wednesday docked in a Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly stealing N150,000, two cell phones and tricycle tyre. The police... Read more

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

Tags: Usman Rabiu, Insp Chidi Leo, Ibrahim Emmanuel

Residents express relief as Maiduguri records first rainfall

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

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

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

Over 100 victims of Plateau attacks given mass burial

VICTIMS of the Sunday morning attacks by bandits on four villages in Plateau State were yesterday given mass burial by their communities. Residents said over 100 bodies... Read more

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

Tags: Adam Musa, ASP Ubah Gabriel, Alh Dayyabu Garga

Zamfara First Lady distributes Ramadan welfare package to less privileged women

 ZAMFARA First Lady, Hajiya Aisha Bello-Matawalle,on Sunday flagged off the distribution of Ramadan welfare package to less privileged women in the state. Presenting the items to the... Read more

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

Tags: Hajiya Fatima Musa, Hajiya Aisha Waziri, Hajiya Aisha Bello-Matawalle,

NBBF set to roll out plans for 2022/2023 Basketball Season

THE Nigeria Basketball Federations (NBBF) says the federations has concluded plans to organise the national basketball leagues for male and female. The President of NBBF, Musa Kida,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 102 times

Tags: Nigeria Basketball Federations (NBBF), Musa Kida,

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 3 months ago | seen 101 times

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

Again, Agip’s Ogboinbiri/OB-OB gas pipeline in Bayelsa vandalised, set on fire

BARELY one week after it was attacked by vandals on March 29, the 24-inch Ogboinbiri/OB-OB gas pipeline has been vandalised and set ablaze, the News Agency... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Idris Musa, Nigerian Agip Oil Company

ADC inaugurates LG executives in Adamawa

THE African Democratic Congress (ADC) has inaugurated 21 Local Government Executives to run the affairs of the party in Adamawa. Mr Sabiu Ibrahim, Chairman of ADC, Plateau... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 212 times

Tags: Abubakar Musa, Alhaji Mohammed Shuwa, Sabiu Ibrahim, African Democratic Congress (ADC),

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 3 months ago | seen 55 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,

Ex-President Umar Yar’Adua’s cousin joins Katsina State guber race

MR Ahmed Yar’Adua, a cousin to former President Musa Yar’Adua, Mr Ahmed Yar’Adu, has promised to address insecurity in Katsina State, if elected governor. Yar’Adua, who is... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Ahmed Yar’Adua, Musa Yar’Adua,

Why we must support Tinubu for 2023 – Arewa leader

ALHAJI Musa Saidu, the leader of the Arewa Community in Southern Nigeria, says the North must support Asiwaju Bola Tinubu to become Nigeria’s president in 2023,... Read more

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

Tags: All Progressives Congress (APC), Goodluck Jonathan, Umaru Yar’Adua, Alhaji Musa Saidu, President Muhammadu Buhari, Arewa Initiative for Peaceful Coexistence in Southern Nigeria (AIPCSN),

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 3 months ago | seen 84 times

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

Group trains 25 women on ICT skills in Bauchi State

 A  non-governmental organisation, SHE-Technology for African Initiative (SHE-Tech) has begun a two-day training for 25 women on Information Technology communication (ICT) skills in Bauchi State. The Chairperson... Read more

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

Tags: Mrs Zainab Musa, Dr Fatma Zambuk, Nigeria Association of Women Journalists

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 3 months ago | seen 66 times

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

Aondoakaa seeks review of judgement barring him from public office

A former attorney-general of the federation and minister of justice, Michael Aondoakaa, has told a Federal High Court in Abuja, to revisit a judgement of the... Read more

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

Tags: Emmanuel Obot, Umaru Musa Yar’Adua, Michael Aondoakaa

ICPC secures conviction of two civil servants

A Kano State High Court presided over by Hon. Justice Dije Aboki, has convicted and sentenced two civil servants Helen Odey to three and half years,... Read more

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

Tags: ICPC, Zainab Musa, Justice Dije Aboki, Helen Odey

RTEAN boss bags golden award

NATIONAL president of the Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria, RTEAN, Dr Musa Mohammed, has been honoured with Yoruba Youth Movement, YYM, Omoluabi Atata Golden Award... Read more

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

Tags: Musa Mohammed, Usman Bamidele

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 3 months ago | seen 67 times

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

ISSAN calls for collaborative efforts to check rising cyber threats

CYBERSECURITY stakeholders under the auspices of Information Security Society of Africa - Nigeria, ISSAN, have called for an urgent review of the National Cybersecurity Protection Act... Read more

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

Tags: Yinka Tiamiyu, Jameela Ayedun, David Isiavwe, Musa Jimoh, CBN

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

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

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

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

Zawaya emerges winner of 2022 NMA President’s Cup Golf Tourney

KEFAS Zawaya of the Federal Teaching Hospital, Gombe , on Friday emerged winner of the 2022 Nigeria Medical Association, NMA, President’s Cup Golf Tournament. The tournament was... Read more

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

Tags: Joyce Barber, Sewuese Bitto, E. Okundaye, Joyce Barber, Amaechi Chigbo, Kefas Zawaya, Musa Momoh

NCC holds physically challenge communication rights awareness in Bauchi State

THE National Communications Commission (NCC) has begun state-wide sensitisation to create awareness on physically challenged communication rights in Bauchi State. Mr Shu’aibu Swade, NCC’s Head of Zonal... Read more

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

Tags: NCC, Shu’aibu Swade, Muhammad Danwau, Musa Ahmed,

The Africa CEO Forum 2022 Edition will be held in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire from June 13-14

THE 2022 edition of the AFRICA CEO FORUM, the largest annual event dedicated to private sector development in Africa, will be held on June 13-14, 2022,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 130 times

Tags: Abdul Samad Rabiu,Cheikh El Ghazouani,Ralph Mupita,Mohamed Bazoum,

2023: Kwankwaso urges Nigerians to join NNPP for fresh air

FORMER Kano Governor, Rabiu Kwankwaso, on Wednesday urged Nigerians, especially the youths, to join the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) to restore  Nigeria and provide the... Read more

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

Tags: New Nigeria Peoples Party, Governor, Rabiu Kwankwaso, Alhaji Sanin Malam- Bauchi, Mr Dipo Olayoku, Prof. Rufai Alkali

Masari tells teachers to teach in mother tongue

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

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

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

2023: Kwankwaso urges Nigerians to join NNPP for fresh air

Former Kano Governor, Rabiu Kwankwaso, on Wednesday urged Nigerians, especially the youths, to join the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) to restore  Nigeria and provide the... Read more

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

Tags: Rabiu Kwankwaso, Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP), Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Rufai Alkali,

Kwankwaso dumps PDP, obtains NNPP membership form

Former Governor of Kano state, Alhaji Rabiu  Kwankwaso, has announced his resignation from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as he obtained the New Nigeria People’s Party... Read more

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

Tags: New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP), Alhaji Rabiu Kwankwaso, All Progressives Congress (APC),

Kaduna train attack: Death of TUC Secretary General shocking — Railway workers

THE Nigeria Union of Railway Workers, NURW on Tuesday expressed shock over the death of General Secretary of the Trade Union Congress of Nigeria, TUC, Musa-Lawal... Read more

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

Tags: TUC, Musa-Lawal Ozigi, Mr Segun Esan, NURW

Kwankwaso dumps PDP, keeps mum on new party

A former Governor of Kano State, Sen. Rabiu Kwamkwaso, has dumped Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. In a letter addressed to PDP chairman in his ward and made... Read more

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

Tags: Rabiu Kwamkwaso, Alhaji Shehu Wada-Sagagi

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 3 months ago | seen 83 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,

Train attack: Bandits engaged soldiers in two-hour gun duel, whisked many away in vans – Witness

ONE of the witnesses of the attack on a train on Monday night said the bandits and soldiers engaged in a duel that lasted at least... Read more

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

Tags: Musa Usman

Ukraine-Russia crisis: Customs urges border communities to stop illegal food exportation

THE Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, has called on border communities in Katsina State to stop illegal exportation of food items saying that Nigeria may experience food... Read more

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

Tags: Alhaji Rabe Rabiu, Alhaji Dalha Wada-Chedi, Hamid  Ali

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 3 months ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Alhaji Adamu Tukur, Malam Musa Bappah

Qatar 2022 Final Battle: Musa says Eagles fully focused on “crucial 90 minutes”

NIGERIA’S Super Eagles are fully concentrated on Tuesday’s FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 playoff duel with Ghana’s Black Stars, with the players determined to put up... Read more

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

Tags: FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, Super Eagles, Ahmed Musa

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 3 months ago | seen 87 times

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

Army arrests soldier for alleged killing of 7 civilians in Borno

THE Nigerian Army has arrested a soldier for alledged killing of seven civilians, including a three-year-old girl in Mafa Local Government Area of Borno. Col. Obinna Azuikpe,... Read more

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

Tags: Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, Maj.-Gen. Christopher Musa, Col. Obinna Azuikpe,

Nigeria’s aircraft safe, NCAA D-G says

THE Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA on Friday assured air travellers that the country’s aircraft were safe.   The NCAA  Director-General, Capt. Musa Nuhu,  gave the assurance during... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Nigerian  Civil Aviation Authority, Capt. Musa Nuhu,

Foreign ministry, DTCA to promote Diaspora Bond

THE Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Directorate of Technical Cooperation In Africa, DTCA have stressed the need to promote bond among Nigerians in diaspora... Read more

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

Tags: Amb. Zubairu Dada, Amb. Baudu Hirse, Amb. Rabiu Dagari, Amb. Usman Dakuri,

Police seize 1000 sachets of Tramadol concealed in TV in Yola

THE Police in Adamawa have confirmed the arrest of two suspects in connection with 1,000 sachets of Tramadol concealed in a Television and Sound speakers in... Read more

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

Tags: NDLEA, Mohammed Barde, ASP Sulaiman Nguroje, Kabiru Muhammed, Musa Abubakar

APC promises to abide by Electoral Act on National Convention

Gov. Abudulahi Sule of Nasarawa State says the leadership of All Progressives Congress (APC), will be guided by the Electoral Act in the conduct of Saturday’s... Read more

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

Tags: Sen. Sani Musa, Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC), Sen. George Akume, Gov. Abudulahi Sule,

Rumoured strike: CP warns against disobedience to lawful order

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

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Musa Baba, Alkali Baba-Usman,

APC convention: Akume expresses satisfaction after screening, gets more endorsements

A former governor of Benue State and Minister of Special Duties and Inter-governmental Affairs, Senator George Akume, has declared that he was satisfied with the screening... Read more

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

Tags: George Akume, Tanko Al-Makura, Sani Musa

World Cup play-off: Super Eagles depart for Ghana battle

THE Super Eagles of Nigeria on Thursday morning departed Abuja for Kumasi for the first leg of the 2022 FIFA World Cup play-off against the Black... Read more

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

Tags: Ahmed Musa, Augustine Eguavoen

Eni lifts Force Majeure on oil output

ENI, parent company of Nigerian Agip Oil Company, NAOC, on Wednesday lifted Force Majeure it declared on expected oil output as it resumed oil export from... Read more

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

Tags: Idris Musa, Domenico Spins, Eni, Agip Oil

NEDC trains 300 teachers in Adamawa

The North East Development Commission (NEDC) has begun the training of 300 teachers in Adamawa, to enhance their teaching capacity. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports... Read more

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

Tags: Malam Musa Yusuf, Hajiya Zainab Jaji, Dr Salihi Ateequ, North East Development Commission (NEDC),

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 3 months ago | seen 82 times

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

7,000 Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists surrender in 1 week-Army

NO fewer than 7,000 Boko Haram/ Islamic State West Africa Province, ISWAP, terrorists have surrendered to the Nigerian Army in the past one week. Maj.- Gen. Christopher... Read more

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

Tags: Maj.- Gen. Christopher Musa, Tukur Buratai

NOSDRA decries frequent pollution by illegal refineries, others in Niger – Delta

The National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA) on Wednesday decried the rate of environmental pollution caused by artisanal refineries, oil theft and vandalism. Mr Musa... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA), Musa Idris,

Zamfara 2023: Group buys guber forms for Gusau

AHEAD of the 2023 general election, a group of indigenes of Zamfara on Tuesday purchased the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, governorship nomination and expression of interest... Read more

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

Tags: Musa Bello, Malam Abubakar Gusau

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 3 months ago | seen 67 times

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

APC Convention: Sen Sani Musa meets with House of Reps caucus today

AHEAD of Saturday’s National Convention of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Chairman, Senate Services Committee, Senator Sani Musa, APC, Niger East will today meet with the... Read more

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

Tags: APC, Sen Sani Musa

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 3 months ago | seen 96 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 3 months ago | seen 93 times

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

GOC charges soldiers on enhanced training to end insecurity

THE GOC 81 Division of Nigerian Army, Maj.-Gen. UT Musa, on Monday charged soldiers on enhanced and qualitative training to put an end to security challenges... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 140 times

Tags: Maj.-Gen. UT Musa, Barracks Ibereko, Brig.-Gen. Ibrahim Abdullahi, Lt. -Gen. F. Yahaya,

Convention: Musa visits Goje, assures APC will be stronger

AN aspirant for the national chairmanship of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Senator Sani Musa, yesterday said the issues bedeviling the party would soon end. Musa stated... Read more

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

Tags: Sani Musa, Mohammad Danjuma Goje

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 3 months ago | seen 118 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 3 months ago | seen 111 times

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

Reps seek reinforcement of compulsory UBEC Act in FCT

The House of Representatives has urged the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Alhaji Musa Bello, to ensure full compliance with provisions of the Universal... Read more

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

Tags: Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), Alhaji Musa Bello,

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

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

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

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

Atiku: Tinubu wanted to be my running mate but I said no

FORMER Vice President Atiku Abubakar has narrated how he turned down the offer made by Asiwaju Bola Tinubu in 2007. Atiku, who served as the deputy of... Read more

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

Tags: Umaru Musa Yar’Adua, Muhammadu Buhari, Babatunde Fashola, Atiku Abubakar, Olusegun Obasanjo

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 3 months ago | seen 89 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

I’ll restore Nigeria’s glorious days – Sen. Musa

Sen. Sani Musa, a National Chairmanship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has pledged to restore Nigeria’s glorious days and take her back to the prosperous... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 102 times

Tags: All Progressives Congress (APC), Sani Musa,

Anti-labour policies: Falana’s absence stalls suit against Kaduna govt

THE absence of Femi Falana SAN on Tuesday at the National Industrial Court prevented the alleged anti-labour suit filed by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), against... Read more

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

Tags: Justice Osatohanmwen Obaseki-Osaghae, NLC, Ayuba Wanna, Joe Ajaero, Ayuba Suleiman, Nigeria Labour Congress, Mr Kanu Agabi, Justice Ishaq Bello, AVM Rabiu Dabo, Mr Eyo Ekpo, Mrs Joan Jatau-Kadiya

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

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

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

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

Energy crisis: Nigeria to lose N1.2bn daily over Agip oil export cut

NIGERIA'S energy crisis on Monday took a multiple dimension as Agip announced a halt in oil export at its 25,000 barrels per day (bpd) Brass export terminal... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 112 times

Tags: Abubakar D. Aliyu, Mahmud Sani, Noel Ikonikumo, Idris Musa, Abubakar D. Aliyu

IDPs allege diversion of food vouchers in Borno

SOME Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Gubio camp, Maiduguri have raised alarm over alleged diversion of monthly e-vouchers meant to buy food for their households. The e-voucher... Read more

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

Tags: Dr Kelechi Onyemaobi, National Human Rights Commission, Kaltume Musa, Musa Idris,

Father remanded for defiling own 15-month-old baby

A father identified as Yahaya Oisamaiye has been remanded in a correctional facility in Edo State by Justice Geraldine Imadegbelo to await the advice of the... Read more

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

Tags: Musa Bello, Uwa Okoh Dan Osei Okoh, I. E Ekibade, Justice Geraldine Imadegbelo, Yahaya Oisamaiye

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

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

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

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Ayu’s reconciliatory efforts clinched Jos North/Bassa Rep seat for PDP – Macham

Emmanuel Macham, a youth activist and chieftain of the PDP in Plateau, has attributed the success of the party in the Jos North/Bassa Federal Constituency by-election... Read more

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Tags: Alhaji Maitala, Musa Agah, Gen. Jerry Useini, Emmanuel Macham, Iyorchia Ayu

Commander tasks troops to end insurgency in N/East

MAJ.-Gen. Christopher Musa, Theatre Commander, Joint Taskforce North East “Operation Hadin Kai,” has charged troops to flush out remnants of the Boko Haram terrorists to end... Read more

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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

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

Lawyer demands N200m in damages from AEDC for poor services

A legal practitioner, Musa Abdullahi, has dragged the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company, AEDC, to court, demanding a N200 million compensation over allegations bordering on epileptic power... Read more

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

Tags: Musa Abdullahi, Justice Mariya Ismail

NBBF crisis: ‘FIBA letter, a slap on Nigerian government’

NIGERIAN basketball players have rubbished the purported FIBA letter affirming the election of Musa Kida as president of the Nigeria Basketball Federation, NBBF, describing it as... Read more

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Ex-minister: I deserve to be jailed over how I served Nigeria

AMBASSADOR Ibrahim Musa Kazaure, a former minister of works, has listed himself among those who ought to be jailed over the manner in which they served... Read more

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Aviation fuel: Airline operators allege hijack, worry over safety

  AIRLINE operators in Nigeria have alleged hijacked of aviation fuel by supply chain of the Jet A1 fuel, thereby driving up the price through artificial scarcity.   The... Read more

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Tags: Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, Mr Allen Onyema, Mr Ugbugo Ukoha, Musa Nuhu,

SON sensitises Kano rice millers on 3rd party milling requirement

THE Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has sensitised rice millers in Kano State on its requirements for third party milling. The Director-General of SON, Malam Faruk Salim,... Read more

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Tags: Standards Organisation of Nigeria, Alhaji Shehu Musa, Alhaji Idris Sale, Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje, Malam Faruk Salim,

ICPC indicts Labour Ministry, UCH over padding of nominal rolls

ICPC Chairman, Prof. Bolaji Owasannoye, on Thursday in Abuja indicted the Ministry of Labour and Employment and the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, for padding their... Read more

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Tags: Rep. Musa Bago, Prof. Bolaji Owasannoye, University College Hospital (UCH), Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Offences Related Commission (ICPC),

Gombe Health Contributory Scheme targets 750,000 enrolees

The Gombe State Contributory Health Management Agency (GoHealth ), says it has targeted 750, 000 new enrolees from the informal sector in 2022.Dr Abubakar Musa, the... Read more

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Tinubu, most qualified candidate for Nigerian presidency – Arewa group

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

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

Hanifa: court dismisses accused’s claims of threat to life, torture

JUSTICE Usman Na’aba of the Kano State High Court has dismissed the allegations of threat to life, confession under duress and torture made by Abdulmalik Tanko,... Read more

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Tags: Rilwan Ibrahim, Barrister Muktar L. Usman, Fatima Musa, Abdulmalik Tanko, Usman Na’aba

2023: TNM, Kwankwaso-led political movement, adopts NNPP

THE National Movement (TNM), led by Sen. Rabiu Kwankwaso, a former Governor of Kano State, has adopted the New Nigerian Peoples Party (NNPP), as the political... Read more

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Tags: NNPP, Sen. Rabiu Kwankwaso, Mohammed Dansada, Oladipo Olayoku, Dr Ajuji Ahmed, Prof. Rufa’I Alkali, Prof. Bem Angwe, Mrs Elizabeth Aliu, Hajia Maryam Yasin,

Nothing wrong with changing of party in politics – Kwankwaso

RABIU Musa Kwankwaso, a former governor of Kano State, has said that he didn’t see anything wrong with politicians decamping from one party to another, saying... Read more

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Soldiers must return to barracks – CISLAC

CIVIL Society Legislative Advocacy Centre, CISLAC, at the weekend in Lagos urged the federal government to withdraw soldiers from further performing internal security operations so as... Read more

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Tags: Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre, Auwal Ibrahim Musa, Muhammadu Buhari

Food crisis looms as fertiliser price soars ahead rainy season

STAKEHOLDERS in the agricultural sector, especially farmers, have expressed fears over imminent food crisis owing to the continued rise in the prices of fertiliser. They said if... Read more

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Dala Port: Shippers council applaud pace of work

THE Executive Secretary of the Nigeria Shippers Council, Mr Emmanuel Jime, has expressed satisfaction with the level of progress recorded on the construction of the Dala... Read more

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Tags: Nigeria Shippers Council, Alhaji Ahmed Rabiu, Mr Emmanuel Jime, Abubakar Bawuro,

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

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

NDLEA partners NURTW against illicit drugs

THE National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), has reinforced its partnership with the National Union of Road Transport Worker (NURTW) to tackle illicit drugs across Lagos... Read more

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Tags: NURTW, Mr Musiliu Akinsanya, Mr Callys Alumona, Mr Mallum Musa, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency,

Rabiu, Dangote, others join at Kano dry port launching

ALHAJI Aliko Dangote, the Chairman Dangote group, Alhaji Abdul Samad Rabiu, CEO of BUA Group, and host of others from the business community will join Abdullahi... Read more

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

Tags: Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, Aliko Dangote, Abdul Samad Rabiu,

Alleged murder: Court fixes March 9, for ruling in trial-within-trial

JUSTICE Usman Na’abba of a Kano High Court has fixed March 9 and March 10, for ruling in the trial-within-trial in the case of murder of... Read more

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

Tags: Justice Usman Na’abba,Abdulmalik Tanko,Hashimu Isyaku,Fatima Musa,Sgt. Ridwan Ibrahim

Update on Hanifa: Wife of killer testifies against him in court

JAMILA Muhammad Sani, wife of Abdulmalik Tanko, who confessed murdering 5-year-old Hanifa Abubakar, testified against him at a Kano High Court, on Thursday. The court sitting at... Read more

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

Tags: M. A Usman, Musa Lawan, Usman Na’abba, Jamila Muhammad Sani, Abdulmalik Tanko

Kwankwaso says he will dumb PDP soon

RABIU Musa Kwankwaso, former governor of Kano state, has said he is set to dump the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for the New Nigeria People Party,... Read more

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Residents flee villages in Plateau as bandits intensify attack

RESIDENTS of villages in Wase Local Government Area of Plateau State are fleeing their homes as gunmen intensified attacks in the areas, Daily Trust gathered. Ibrahim Musa, a... Read more

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

Tags: Major Ishaku Takwa, Ibrahim Musa, Abduhamid Cikaiki

VIN valuation: Poor customs planning, implementation alter port operations

ALL over the world, automation is believed to be the panacea to corruption, inefficiency and driving of efficiency. Automation eradicates human contact and entrenches efficiency. To this... Read more

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

Tags: Segun Musa, Lucky Amiwero, Nigeria Customs Service, Muhammadu Buhari

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 4 months ago | seen 101 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,

PDP vows to challenge Pankshin South by-election result in court

THE People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Plateau State chapter has vowed to reclaim the Pankshin South State Constituency seat declared in favou of the ruling All Progressive... Read more

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

Tags: Chris Hassan, INEC, Musa Agah

Malawi President, Lazarus Chakwera, others restate commitment to quality leadership at the 10TH ALM Persons of the Year

THE President of Malawi, Lazarus Chakwera, alongside other political, business and diplomatic leaders, have restated their commitment to quality and purposeful leadership in Africa. President Chakwera,... Read more

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Tags: President Lazarus Chakwera, Mukwandi Chibesakunda, Polaris Bank Limited, Capt. Musa Nuhu,  NBS Bank, Mactar SY, SYLAM Technologies Group SAS, Kwanele Ngwemya, Tedros Ghebreyesus, World Health Organiz

Adamawa launches sexual offenders database

THE Adamawa Government on Tuesday launched Sexual Offenders Database (SOD) to ensure quick dispensation of Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV) cases in the state. Speaking during... Read more

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

Tags: Justice Nathan Musa, Justice Afraimu Jingi, Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri

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 4 months ago | seen 81 times

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

Police wards off attack from hoodlums on Imo police station

THE Imo State Police Command has said that it repelled attack on the Njaba police station by hoodlums suspected to be members of the outlawed Indigenous... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Rabiu Hussaini, Michael Abattam

Prof Abdullahi to head ABU's professorial chair in polymer, textile engineering

AHMADU Bello Universtity, ABU, has established a professorial chair in Polymer and Textile Engineering with Prof Danladi Abdullahi appointed as the chair occupant. Prof Danladi, born at... Read more

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

Tags: The Paul and Mary Achimugu Foundation, Rabiu Samaila, ABU, Prof Danladi Abdullahi

Convention: APC North-West stakeholders call for support for Dada as youth leader

AHEAD of the national convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, slated for March 26, the youth stakeholders from the North-west zone have appealed to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 164 times

Tags: Babajide Sanwo Olu, Babajide Akeredolu, Rabiu Alhassan ElKanawi, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Olusegun Dada

Plateau state by-elections winners emerge

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has declared Musa Agah of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, winner of Jos North/ Bassa federal constituency by-election in Plateau... Read more

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

Tags: Simon Makita Machan, Simon Lalong, Henry Longs, Haruna Maitalla, Abbey Aku, Muhammed Adam Alkali, Yinka Oyerinde, Musa Agah, Ezra Dakup

Environmental health: FG inaugurates guidelines on premises inspection, pest control

THE Federal Government on Thursday inaugurated guidelines to bring back house to house inspection, control of public health pests and vector infestation for environmental health professionals... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 142 times

Tags: Mrs Sharon Ikeazor., EHORECON, Mr Hassan Musa,

FCCPC, NCAA set joint committee to address high airfares, flight delays

 THE Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) and the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) have set up a joint technical committee to address consumer-related issues... Read more

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Tags: Capt. Musa Nuhu, Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission, Mr Babatunde Irukera,,

PenOp urges inclusion of informal sector in micro pension scheme

 PENSION Operators Association of Nigeria (PenOp), has called for more awareness creation to bring the informal sector into the Micro Pension Plan. The PenOp CEO spoke virtually... Read more

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

Tags: Pension Correspondents Association of Nigeria, Enehuwa Musa,  PENSION Operators Association of Nigeria

124 athletes converge in Lagos for Judo trials

No fewer than 124 athletes are taking part at the ongoing National Open Judo Commonwealth trials  which opened on Wednesday  at the Teslim Balogun Stadium Surulere,... Read more

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

Tags: National Open Judo Commonwealth, Oshodi Musa,

Court jails ex-minister, accomplices for fraud

By MARTHA NYAM A Federal High Court in Jos on Tuesday sentenced former Minister of Water Resources, Sarah Ochekpe, and two others for N450 million frauds. The court... Read more

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

Tags: Justice Musa Kurna, Sarah Ochekpe, Raymond Dabo, Leo Jitung

Fresh attack: Gunmen invades Imo police division, kill 2 policemen

THE Imo State Police command has announced the death of two Policemen attached to the Isu Police Division during an attack by gunmen on Sunday. Imo State Police... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 121 times

Tags: Rabiu Hussaini, IPOB, ESN

Nigeria’s next President

By Bunmi Makinwa   IT is heightened political season in Nigeria. At the national level, the main question is – who will win the elections in February 2023... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 228 times

Tags: Presidents Umaru Musa Yar’Adua, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, INEC, All Progressives Congress,

BUA chairman discloses potentials of Iweala’s hospital to Nigeria healthcare

ABDULSAMAD Rabiu, chairman of BUA Group, yesterday expressed confidence that the establishment of Capital Health Surgical Center in Abuja will have long time impact on Nigerians... Read more

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

Tags: Ubon Udoh, Abdulsamad Rabiu, Dr Ikemba Iweala

APC Sokoto Crisis: Court adjourns indefinitely

A Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court, sitting in Apo, Abuja, has adjourned indefinitely, the case bordering on the leadership tussle in the Sokoto State Chapter... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 108 times

Tags: All Progressive Congress, Sirajo Abubakar, Justice Angulu Musa,

NFF rolls out new qualification criteria for match commissioners

THE Match Commissioners’ Appointment Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation has rolled out new criteria for interested football stakeholders to meet in order to be considered... Read more

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

Tags: NFF, Sabo Abdullahi Dutse, Seyi Akinwunmi, Sharif Rabiu Inuwa, Ibrahim Musa Gusau

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 4 months ago | seen 86 times

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

Ganduje sweeps Kano APC from Shekarau faction

THE Court of Appeal in Abuja has set aside the judgment of an FCT High Court which validated the ward and local government congresses conducted by... Read more

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

Tags: Lawan Musa, Nureini Jimoh, J. Amadi, Haruna Tsammani, B. I. Gafai, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, Ibrahim Shekarau

NPFL: Wikki Tourists beat visiting Kano Pillars 2-1

WIKKI Tourists Football Club of Bauchi on Wednesday defeated visiting Kano Pillars Football Club 2-1 in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). The News Agency of Nigeria... Read more

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

Tags: Kabiru Dogo, Gabriel Jeremiah, Wikki Tourists Football Club, Abdullahi Musa

Nasarawa Assembly screens, confirms its service commission member

THE Nasarawa State House of Assembly on Wednesday screened and unanimously confirmed the nomination of  Mrs Mairo Musa, as Permanent Member two, Nasarawa State House of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 101 times

Tags: Gov Abdullahi Sule, Mrs Mairo Musa, Ibrahim Abdullahi, Mr Tanko Tunga, APC, Mr Abel Bala, PDP,

Fresh attack in Kaduna, bandits kidnap 22, police arrest 2

AGAIN, bandits have invaded Idon community of Kajuru local government area of Kaduna State and kidnapped no fewer than 22 persons with about four persons sustaining... Read more

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Tags: Musa Bature, Muhammed Jalinge, David Maigaya, Micah Musa, Josephine Matthew, Marshall Musa, Yosi Gabriel, Stephen Clement, Jinkai Musa, Derrick Obadiah, Daniel David, Paul David, Istifanus Peter, Mira

Bandits shot 2, raped women in Sokoto

BANDITS have shot two persons in Adamawa village in Sabon Birni Local Government Area of Sokoto. The leader of the vigilante group in the area, Musa Muhammad... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 119 times

Tags: Musa Muhammad

Africa travelers awards releases aviation winners

THE final list of winners for the aviation part of Travellers Awards was released Tuesday by the organisers. Travellers Awards, instituted in 1996 by the publishers of... Read more

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

Tags: Akin Olateru, Musa Nuhu

Niger Republic to partner Kano State on Youth development

 NIGER Republic says it is ready to partner with the Kano State Government on youth development. Niger’s Minister of Vocational Training, Kassoum Moctar, made the disclosure on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje, Kassoum Moctar, Hassan Musa- Fagge, Alhaji Nasiru Gawuna

Group distributes items, awards scholarship to pupils

AN Abuja based charitable group, Project Aileru, on Tuesday distributed books and other items to pupils of L.E.A Primary School, Utako, Abuja, as a way of... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Tayo Lawal, Mr. Musa Aileru, Project Aileru

Bankers to declare assets as senate moves to amend 35-year-old Act

THE Senate yesterday considered a bill seeking to amend the 35-year-old Bank Employees Declaration of Assets (BEDA) Act 1986. “The Bill For An Act To Amend The... Read more

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

Tags: Senator Sani Musa, EFCC, Senators Patrick Akinyelure, Akon Eyakenyi

Gombe govt moves to boost COVID-19 vaccination, targets 1.9m

The Gombe State government on Tuesday engaged stakeholders at a meeting in Gombe to boost COVID-19 vaccination in the state. Dr Manassah Jatau, the state’s deputy governor,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 139 times

Tags: Gombe State government, Dr Manassah Jatau, Julius Lepes, Malam Musa Kuna,

UNILAG VC receives integrity award

 THE Centre for Ethics and Self Value Orientation, an NGO, on Monday presented an award of Integrity Icon of Nigeria (IION) to the Vice-Chancellor of University... Read more

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Tags: Prince Musa Yakubu, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe.

Hanifa: Prime suspect recants as Kano re-arraigns him, 2 others

THE Kano State Government yesterday re-arraigned the proprietor of Nobel Kids Comprehensive College, Kano, Abdulmalik Tanko, 34, before a Kano High Court for the alleged murder... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 194 times

Tags: Fatima Musa, Hashimu Isyaku, Hanifa Abubakar

Hanifa: Kano govt. re-arraigns school proprietor, two others

 THE Kano state government on Monday, re-arraigned a school proprietor, Abdulmalik Tanko, 34, before a Kano High Court for alleged murder of five-year-old school pupil, Hanifa... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 143 times

Tags: Barr. Mukhtar Labaran-Usman, Hanifa Abubakar. Barr. Musa Abdullahi-Lawan, Hashimu Isyaku, Fatima Musa,

I will build on my predecessor`s achievements – new GOC

The new General Officer Commanding (GOC) 81 Division, Nigerian Army, Maj-Gen. Umaru Musa said he would continue to build on the peaceful situation left by his... Read more

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

Tags: Umaru Musa, Lawrence Fejokwu,

NNDC shareholders to distribute N125m dividends, bonus shares

SHAREHOLDERS of New Nigeria Development Company Limited, NNDC, have approved the distribution of cash dividends of N100 million, amounting to 20 kobo per share for the... Read more

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

Tags: Tanimu Yakubu, NNDC, Musa Bello

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 4 months ago | seen 102 times

Tags: Musa Adamu

Terrorists’ attacks victimize 13.2m children in North Central

NEW findings have revealed that 13.2 million children are victims of violence and out-of-school as a result of terrorists’ attacks in the North Central zone. The International... Read more

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

Tags: Yunusa Musa, Abdullahi Mohammed Jabi

Minister inaugurates REA Governing Board, urges electrification of rural communities

GODDY Jedy-Agba, the Minister of State for Power, has urged the newly inaugurated Governing Board of Rural Electrification Agency, REA, to ensure more rural communities benefitted... Read more

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

Tags: Nebeolisa Anako, Muhammadu Buhari, Sanusi Ohiare, Abdullahi Garba, Catherine Ajibike, Chidi Nwogu, Michael Oluwagbemi, Ahmad Salihijo Ahmad, Abdulazeez Musa Yar’Adua, Goddy Jedy-Agba

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 124 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

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 131 times

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

KNSG to partner Ethiopia on agro-processing zone devt

Kano State Government says it will partner the Government of Ethiopia to fast track development of Special Agro-Processing zone in the state.   This is contained in a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 114 times

Tags: Hassan Musa-Fagge, Kano State Government, Alhaji Nasiru Gawuna,

Police confirm killing of 7 by cultists in Imo

IMO state police has attributed the killing of seven persons at Mmaahu Community in Ohaji Egbema Local Government Area of the state, to cult activities. The state... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 107 times

Tags: CP Rabiu Hussaini, Charles Mgbarahor, Funky Anane, Charity Nwachukwu, Edeme Okoro, Isaac Ojenya, Ndubuisi Nwabusi

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 5 months ago | seen 96 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,

Insurance industry generates N508bn premium in 2021, pays N224bn claims – NIA

THE Chairman, Nigerian Insurers Association (NIA), Mr Ganiyu Musa, on Tuesday said the insurance industry generated N508 billion Gross Premium in 2021, out of which N224... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 121 times

Tags: Nigerian Insurers Association, LASBCA, Nigerian Insurance Industry Database, Mr Ganiyu Musa,

NGO identifies women as key to peace building

CHILD Protection and Women Empowerment Initiative, CPWEI, an NGO, has identified women as critical stakeholders in peace building in any society. Maryam Gambo, CPWEI’s executive director, stated... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Hajjagana Bukar, Musa Ezekiel, Ali Manzo, Zara Yusuf, Maryam Gambo

FG launches software to strengthen security at Abuja airport

THE Presidential Enabling Business Environmental Council on Tuesday in Abuja launched an application “reportgov.ng” at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA) to promote security and safety. Dr... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 116 times

Tags: Dr Jumoke Oduwole, Capt. Rabiu Yadudu, Mr Mahmud Sani, FAAN

APC: Group drums support for Sen. Musa

 Initiative for Leadership Development and Change, an Abuja-based NGO, has urged APC members to support the candidacy of Sen. Sani Musa as National Chairman of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 82 times

Tags:  Initiative for Leadership Development and Change,Ugochukwu Nnam, Sen Sani Musa,

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 5 months ago | seen 87 times

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

Lack of legal representation stalls trial of school proprietor, others

Lack of legal representation on Monday stalled the trial of a school proprietor, Abdulmalik Tanko,34, before a Kano High Court for alleged murder of five-year-old girl. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Musa Abdullahi-Lawan, Usman Na’abba,

Council Poll: FCT ministers beg residents to vote APC candidates

FEDERAL Capital Territory FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello and Minister of State in the FCT, Dr Ramatu Tijjani Aliyu have called on residents of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 165 times

Tags: Muhammad Musa Bello, Ramatu Tijjani Aliyu, APC

APC National Convention: Party stakeholders back Sen Sani Musa as National Chairman

AHEAD of February 26 National Convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Stakeholders, members and loyalists of the party have thrown their weight behind the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Governor Mai Mala Buni, APC, Senator Sani Musa,

NBBF president charges D’ Tigress to make Nigeria proud at FIBA World Cup qualifiers

IGOCHE Mark, President of the Nigeria Basketball Federation, NBBF, has charged the Nigeria Female Basketball team, D’ Tigress, to make the country proud at the FIBA... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: IGOCHE Mark, Musa Kida

Police arrest suspected killer of retired CSP in Imo

IMO Police Command has arrested one of the suspected killer of a retired Chief Superintendent of Police (CSP), Christian Kpatuma, who was murdered by suspected cultists... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Rabiu Hussaini, Deberechi Chukwu, Christian Kpatuma, Mike Abattam

Amaechi gets massive support as 'Amechi for president' banners flood Daura

HRH Faruk Umar Faruk, the Emir of Daura, yesterday, in Daura, Katsina State prayed for Rotimi Amaechi, the Minister of Transportation, whom he described as a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 147 times

Tags: Muhammadu Koko, Alhaji Bashir Jamo, Yusuf Buhari, Musa Haro, Yusuf Tukur Buratai, Mallam Isa Yuguda, Okechukwu Enelamah, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, Abdullahi Lamido Sunusi, Erin Edet Ekong, Oba Adeyeye Ogu

2 national under-19 volleyball players secure transfers to Albanian club

 Two national under-19 volleyball players, Izuchukwu Nwachukwu and Pascal Ozokoye, have secured playing contracts with Partizani SC of Albania, the Nigeria Volleyball Federation (NVBF) said on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 139 times

Tags: Nigeria Volleyball Federation (NVBF), Musa Nimrod,

2023: Kwankwaso in tight corner, weighs options

A former governor of Kano State and leader of the Kwankwasiyya Movement, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, is in a tight corner as the 2023 politicking gathers momentum. Impeccable... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 103 times

Tags: Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, President Muhammadu Buhari, APC, PDP

NITDA engages Lagos tech innovators for enhanced productivity

THE National  Information  Technology Development Agency, NITDA,  on Thursday, held a meeting with the Lagos State Software and Innovation ecosystem stakeholders on  strengthening the country’s digital... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Chinenye Mba-Uzoukwu,Yakubu Musa, Salisu Kaka, NITDA, Kashifu Inuwa

Plateau bye-election: PDP candidate emerges as controversy trails APC’s exercise

THE Member representing Rukuba/Irigwe constituency in the Plateau State House of Assembly, Musa Agah has emerged as the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, flag bearer for the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: APC, PDP, Musa Agah,

Oil bunkers robbed Nigeria of $3.5bn revenue in 2021– CISLAC

THE Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre, CISLAC, has revealed that Nigeria lost at least $3.5billion revenue to crude oil theft in the year 2021. Auwal Ibrahim Musa... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: NNPC, Adesina Oke, Auwal Ibrahim Musa Rafsanjani

Council approves College of Nursing Sciences in Nguru, Yobe

The Board of Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria, has approved the establishment of College of Nursing Sciences at Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Nguru, in Yobe. This... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Alhaji Musa Kaku

Nigeria, UAE lift travel restrictions

…Air Peace, Emirates free to resume flights …Emirates resumes flight operations to Nigeria on February 5 THE Federal Government and the government of the United Arab Emirates, UAE, have... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 120 times

Tags: BASA, NCAA, UAE, GCAA, Senator Hadi Sirika, Musa Nuhu

Teacher tortures almajiri to death, hurriedly buries corpse - Police

...Exhume corpse, Kano govt tells police AN 18-year-old boy, Abdulladif Musa (teacher) has allegedly tortured a 22-year-old man, Aminu Ado, an almajiri, to death and hurriedly buried... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Abdulladif Musa, Musa Sufiyanu, Aminu Ado, Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa

Jail delivery Committee pardons 31 inmates in Adamawa

The Adamawa Jail Delivery Committee says it has pardoned 31 inmates of the Mubi and Maiha Correctional Centres in Mubi and Maiha Local Government Areas of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 69 times

Tags: Justice Musa Nathan,

Lamido canvases for Tambuwal, advises against zoning

SULE Lamido, former Jigawa State governor, has appealed to political stakeholders across the country to avoid the issue of zoning as a criterion for leadership selection... Read more

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

Tags: Aminu Musa Koko, Sarkin-Yaki Bello, Bello Suleiman, Mahdi Aliyu Gusau, Mukhtar Shagari, Bello Muhammad, Attahiru Dalhatu Bafarawa, Muhammad Bello, Sule Lamido, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal

NFF demands greater commitment and improved performance from Nigerian referees

THE Nigeria Football Federation, NFF has strongly demanded that the country’s referees and assistant referees up their game in order to become very relevant and indispensable... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 103 times

Tags: NFF, AFCON, Rabiu Inuwa, LMC, Otunba Tade Azeez, FIFA

APC chairmanship: Sani Musa gets endorsement of Niger Gov, NASS caucus

THE national chairmanship aspiration of Senator Mohammed Sani Musa received a boost as Abubakar Sani Bello, the governor of his native Niger State, on Monday, endorsed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 124 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Sabi Abdullahi, Abubakar Sani Bello, Mohammed Sani Musa

NBBF elections create confusion as 2 emerge presidents in Abuja, Benin

THE protracted leadership crisis rocking the Nigeria Basketball Federation, NBBF, took a new dimension yesterday with the emergence of two presidents for the game of slam... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 130 times

Tags: Musa Kida, Tijjani Umar, Babatunde Ogunade, Musa Kida, Osita Okechukwu, Mark D Ball, Igoche Mark, Mark Mentors

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 5 months ago | seen 93 times

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

Over 90% applicants fail police recruitment exam - PSC

THE Police Service Commission, PSC says over 90 percent of the applicants seeking recruitment into the Nigeria Police Force have consistently failed to score up to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Police Service Commission, Hajiya Hawa Komo, Alhaji Musa Baba, Nigeria Police Force, Alhaji Atiku Bagudu,

18-year-old man arraigned for alleged assault

SODIQ Raji, an 18-year-old man, on Tuesday appeared before an Ota Magistrates’ Court in Ogun for allegedly assaulting someone with a knife. Raji, whose address was not... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Abubakar Musa, Sodiq Raji, Insp. E. O. Adaraloye

NCAA cries over low operating license fee for commercial airlines

THE Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA, has lamented that the agency’s charges for Air Operating Certificate, AOC, and other charges are not in tandem with current... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: Capt. Musa Nuhu, Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority

Alleged contempt: Court to hear suit against finance minister, others

THE National Industrial Court will on Monday hear alleged contempt suit file the Medical doctors, under the auspices of Association of Specialist Medical Doctors in Academics... Read more

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

Tags: Mrs Zainab Ahmed, Dr Momoh Mcsionel, Dr Ahmed Rabiu, Mr Ekpo Nta, Alhaji Ahmed Idris.

Na’iddah, Zamfara Lawmaker, dies at 68

A Zamfara State House of Assembly, member, Alhaji Ibrahim Na’iddah (APC, Gusau 2 Constituency) has died at 68 after a protracted illness.   This was contained in a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 149 times

Tags: Alhaji Ibrahim Na’iddah, Nasiru Magarya, Musa Bawa, Mustafa Jafaru-Kaura.

Court rejects EFCC exhibits against ex-SGF over N544m fraud

JUSTICE Charles Agbaza of an FCT High Court in Friday rejected evidence by a witness of the EFCC in the trial of Babachir Lawal a former... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 141 times

Tags: Ofem Uket, Napoleon Idelana, Musa Bulani, Dare Folarin, Akin Olujimi, Apeh John Monday, Suleiman Abubakar, Babachir Lawal, Charles Agbaza

NCAA reveals official communication on Dubai flights yet to reach Nigeria

THE Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA, says it is yet to get official communication from the government of the United Arab Emirates, UAE, on the lifting... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 144 times

Tags: Capt. Musa Nuhu, Emirates, Daily Trust

Nigerian army charges religious bodies to unite against terrorism

THE Nigerian Army has urged Nigerians especially various religious organisations to unite against insurgency, banditry and other social vices in order to usher in a lasting... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 181 times

Tags: Pius Ocheme Ogwuche, Major General Christopher Musa

Atiku, Masari, others attend wedding of Max Air founder’s son

POLITICIANS across party affiliations assembled at Abi Talib Central Mosque in Maitama, Abuja yesterday where Shamsudeen Mangal, Dahiru Mangal, Katsina born business mogul's son, got married... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 371 times

Tags: Bukola SarakiRochas Okorocha, Ahmad Lawal, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Sheik Abdullahi Bala Kau, Aminu Masari, APC, Mai Mala Buni, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, Atiku Abubakar, Max Air Limited, Afdin Group, Habeeb

Chairmanship: Musa optimistic of end of internal crises in APC if he wins

Senator Sani Musa, a leading national chairmanship aspirant of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in the forthcoming February 26 national convention, has said that his... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 179 times

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Channels Television, Senator Sani Musa, All Progressives Congress

Construction of roads, bridges gets N64.69bn approval from FEC

THE Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved contracts worth N64,686,536,230 for the construction of roads and bridges in various parts of the country, including the Federal... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 134 times

Tags: Jabi Samuel, Jabi Yakubu, Babatunde Fashola, FEC, Garba Shehu, Malam Mohammed Musa Bello

Musa: AFCON ouster was hard but it has made us stronger

CAPTAIN Ahmed Musa has told thenff.com that though the Super Eagles’ exit from the 33rd Africa Cup of Nations was a hard one for the players, there is no... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 123 times

Tags: Super Eagles, Ahmed Musa, AFCON, Carthage Eagles,

Kano Judiciary disposes 10,507 out of 28,550 cases in 2020/2021 legal year – CJ

THE Kano State judiciary disposed of 10, 5o7 out of the 28, 550 cases in the outgone 2020/2021 Legal Year, the Chief Judge, Justice Nura Sagir-Umar... Read more

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

Tags: Justice Nura Sagir-Umar, Musa Abdullahi-Lawan, Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje, Mr Aminu Gadanya

Airlines crash ticket fares for new year sales

AIFARE across the country has crashed making air travel affordable to middle class after it went beyond their reach during the yuletide season. Leadership had reported in December... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 166 times

Tags: Capt. Musa Nuhu, NCAA, Alexander Nwuba, Capt  John Ojikutu (rtd), Arik air, Dana Air, United Nigeria, Airpeace, Leadership

Nigeria drops five places in corruption rating, ranks 154 globally

A new corruption perception index (CPI) released by Transparency International has ranked Nigeria 154 of 180 countries sampled methodically. The organization, in its latest report released on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 135 times

Tags: Auwal Musa Rafsanjani, Transparency International,

Debutants The Gambia booked their place in the quarter-finals at the Africa Cup of Nations

DEBUTANTS The Gambia booked their place in the quarter-finals at the Africa Cup of Nations as Musa Barrow's goal gave them a famous 1-0 victory over... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Gambia, Africa Cup of Nations, Musa Barrow, Guinea

APC aspirant says PDP youth leader is naive toddler, incapacitated

Blessing Agbomhere, a frontline contestant for the position of national youth leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has explained why he described the national... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 193 times

Tags: Prince Mohammed Kadade Suleiman, IIyasu Yusuf Musa, Blessing Agbomhere, APC, PDP

Latest: Hanifa’s school proprietor arraigned, remanded till February

ABDULMALIK Tanko, proprietor of Noble Kids School in Nasarawa Local Government Area of Kano State, has been arraigned before a magistrate’s Court in Kano. He was arraigned... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 191 times

Tags: Musa Abdullahi Lawan, DSS, Fatima Jibrin, Hashim Isyaku, ABDULMALIK Tanko, Muhammad Jibril

Thugs who assaulted lady over Facebook post under police net

ABDU Umar, the Borno State commissioner of Police, has confirmed the arrest of four political thugs who attacked and brutalised Fadila Abdulrahman, a female resident of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Satomi Ahmed, Sa’adu Suleiman Nakande, Leadership, Ahmad Satomi Grema, Facebook, Babagana Umara Zulum, Ali D. Shettima, Mala Mohammed, Nasiru Abubakar, Bello Musa, Abdu Umar, Fadila Abdulrahman

Super Eagles fail to shine against Tunisia, crash out of AFCON

Title favourites Nigeria crashed out of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) on Sunday in Garoua after a 0-1 loss to Tunisia who now advance... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 84 times

Tags: Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), Super Eagles, Alexander Iwobi, Sadiq Umar for Chukwueze, Ahmed Musa, Joe AriboPeter Olayinka for Awoniyi,

APC convention: Kalu meets Sani Musa

SENATE Chief Whip Orji Uzor Kalu on Sunday night paid a solidarity visit to a contestant for All Progressives Congress(APC) chairmanship, Senator Sani Musa, ahead of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 102 times

Tags: Orji Uzor Kalu, All Progressives Congress, Senator Sani Musa

3 children drown in Jigawa river – Police

THE Police Command in Jigawa says three children drowned on Wednesday while swimming in a river in Guri Local Government Area of the state. The Police Public... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: ASP Lawan Shiisu, Musa Ahmad, Yusuf Ahmad, Alkasim Muhammad,

55% of poultry farmers in Kaduna out of business – PAN

 THE Poultry Association of Nigeria (PAN), said on Friday that COVID-19 pandemic and spiraling inflation, had sent 55 per cent of its more than 4,000 members... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Mr Musa Bala

2023: PDP stakeholders disagree over choice of candidate

PROXY war among contenders for the 2023 presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is gathering steam, it was learnt yesterday. Those who have signified interest... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 121 times

Tags: President Olusegun Obasanjo, Dr. Rufus Omeire, Segun Sowunmi, Dele Momodu, Mazi Sam Ohuabunwa, Governor Rabiu Kwankwaso, Vice President Atiku Abubakar, Pius Anyim, Bukola Saraki, Aminu Tambuwal, Bala

Dismissed soldier rented locally-made pistol to 3 armed robbers – IPO tells court

 AN Investigating Police Officer, Insp Yusuf Rilwan told an FCT High Court, Kubwa that a dimissed soldier, Friday Audu rented a locally-made pistol to three armed... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Insp Yusuf Rilwan,Adama Musa, SP Auta Mathias.

Intrigues, suspense as contenders for APC national chairmanship set for final battle

THE sudden resignation of the Director General of Progressives Governors Forum (PGF), Dr Salihu Lukman in the heat of controversy around the forthcoming national convention of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 214 times

Tags: George Akume, Sani Musa, Tanko Al-Makura, Abdulaziz Yari, r Salihu Lukman

Bauchi community leaders call for women inclusion in leadership

Bauchi Community leaders have advocated   for women inclusion in leadership and democratic governance in Bauchi Local government area of the state. They made the call at... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 220 times

Tags: Attah Sisters Helping Hand foundation (ASHHF), Mr Yakubu Musa, Alhaji Sulaiman Bashir, Mrs MaryAnn Emmanuel,

Dapo Abiodun tells his stewardship as the governor of Ogun state

MR. president, I most heartily welcome you on behalf of the government and good people of Ogun State to your second home, the Gateway State. Your... Read more

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

Tags: Muhammadu Buhari, Dangote, Herbert Wigwe, Abdul Samad Rabiu, Babatunde Raji Fashola

Lagos ‘Agberos’: Govt harmonizes commercial bus op levy, pegs cost at N800 per day, NURTW reacts

AS part of measures to curb the menace of touts on major highways, Lagos State Government on Tuesday announced the planned introduction of a consolidated N800... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 170 times

Tags: NURTW, Dr Rabiu Olowo, LAWMA, Ayodele Subair, MC Oluomo

I’m now free of COVID-19, says FCT minister

MINISTER of the Federal Capital Territory FCT, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello has declared his recovery from COVID-19. In a Facebook post on Tuesday, the minister who commended... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 126 times

Tags: Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, Facebook, FCTA, COVID-19

Commercial buses in Lagos to pay an annual N292,000 aside ‘Agbero’ charges

THE Lagos State Government has signed an agreement for the collection of what it called “Consolidated Informal Sector Transport Levy” designed to harmonise dues collected by... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 125 times

Tags: Toyin Fayinka, Musiliu Akinsanya, Rabiu Olowo, National Union of Road Transport Workers

FG to inject 10m gas cylinders for sale nationwide

 THE federal government says it will inject 10,000,000 cylinders  of the Petroleum Liquified Gas into circulation nationwide to increase access to the commodity.     the Managing Director... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 109 times

Tags: Alhaji Musa Ibrahim,

NCAA D-G clarifies misinformation on security, facilitation, safety audits

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has clarified the misinformation on the Security, Facilitation and Safety Audit slated for the first quarter of 2022. The Director General,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Capt. Musa Nuhu, International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), Continuous Monitoring Approach (CMA), Universal Safety Oversight Audit Programme (USOAP),

National assembly resumes today to tackle electoral bill

FRESH dust is gathering around the Electoral Act Amendment Bill rejected by President Muhammadu Buhari over direct primaries as the National Assembly resumes from Christmas and New... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 143 times

Tags: Benjamin Okezie Kalu, Yahaya Abdullahi, Akin Akingbulu, Hajiya Mufuliat Fijabi, Samson Itodo, Idayat Hassan, Ayuba Wabba, Auwal Ibrahim Musa Rafsanjani, Olumide Apata, Prof Attahiru Jega, Yiaga Africa

IPMAN BoT warns against proposed inauguration of parallel NEC

The Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has warned against the planned inauguration of a parallel National Executive Committee... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 183 times

Tags: Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), National Executive Committee (NEC), Alhaji Danladi Pasali, Mr Chinedu Okoronkwo, Justice Musa Muhammad, Mr Tunji Adeniji,, Alhaji Abdulk

Gov. Bello welcomes, congratulates first Kogi female air commodore

YAHAYA Bello of Kogi, on Monday in Abuja, received Air Commodore Halima Musa, first female Kogi indigene to have attained such rank in the Nigerian Air... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Yahaya Bello, Air Commodore Halima Musa

IPMAN warns tanker drivers to stop meddling in association’s affairs

The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has warned some petroleum tanker drivers to stop meddling in the association’s affairs, especially with regards to its... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 167 times

Tags: The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), Alhaji Yakubu Suleiman, Justice Musa Muhammad, National Executive Committee (NEC),

Vigilantes, Zamfara community reveals spending N100m on ransom

RESIDENTS of Nahuche community in Bungudu Local Government Area of Zamfara State on Sunday staged a peaceful protest in Gusau, demanding authorities to as a matter... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 116 times

Tags: SP Muhammad Shehu, Alhaji Hadi Babban Gebe, Musa Abdullahi Manager

police Officer killed inside Imo Police Station

A police inspector has been gunned down at Mgbidi Divisional Police Headquarters in Imo State. The officer was killed when gunmen launched an attack on the station in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 140 times

Tags: Michael Abattam, CP Rabiu Hussaini

4 men docked over alleged extortion

FOUR men – Sani Chiroma, Isyaku Musa, Abubakar Dahiru and Auwalu Musa – on Friday appeared before a Senior Magistrates’ Court sitting in Kano, for alleged... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 122 times

Tags: Sani Chiroma, Isyaku Musa, Abubakar Dahiru Auwalu Musa

I blamed myself for not making a perfect marriage – Caroline Danjuma

A Caroline Hutchins (Danjuma) has revealed she hitherto used to blame herself for not making her marriage to her ex-husband, Musa Danjuma a perfect one. The movie... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 368 times

Tags: Caroline Danjuma, Musa Danjuma

Katsina Govt announce ban on illegal mining activities

THE Katsina State Government has directed members of the general public to cease all forms of illegal mining activities ongoing in the state. The State Commissioner of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Katsina State Government, Hassan Musa Funtua, Abdullahi Iman

Adamawa govt urges residents to move to Cameroon to support Super Eagles

THE Adamawa government has urged the state residents to cross over to neighbouring Cameroon and support the Super Eagles  in the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations. Musa... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Austin Ajayi, Sport Writers Association of Nigeria, Gyang Pam, AFCON, Musa Bajoro, News Agency of Nigeria

3 men get 7 months jail term with hard labour for adultery

A Kano Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday, sentenced three men to seven months imprisonment with hard labour for  adultery. The police charged Aliyu Yahuza, 20, Amir Rabi’u, 19... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Auwalu Dandago, Farouk Ibrahim-Umar, Aliyu Yahuza, Amir Rabi’u, Musa Gambo

Men raid office of Nigerian outlet Thunder Blowers, steal equipment, beat editor

THE Nigerian authorities should investigate the recent attack on the offices of the Thunder Blowers news website, and hold those responsible to account, the Committee to Protect Journalists... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Abdul Balarabe, Thunder Blowers, Anas Sani Anka, Mansur Rabiu

Give me parting gift by winning AFCON trophy, Musa charges teammates

SUPER Eagles Captain Ahmed Musa has charged his teammates to win the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) trophy in Cameroon as a parting gift for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 146 times

Tags: Ahmed Musa, SUPER Eagles, Africa Cup of Nations

Adamawa: Chief Judge inaugurates 31 new magistrates

JUSTICE Nathan Musa, the chief judge of Adamawa, on Monday inaugurated 31 newly appointed magistrates with a charge to them to maintain the high standards befitting... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 96 times

Tags: JUSTICE Nathan Musa, Dauyina Wathi

President Buhari felicitates Ministers of FCT, Women Affairs at 63

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated minister of Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Mohammed Musa Bello and Pauline Kedem Tallen, minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, on... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Ministry of Local Government Affairs, Ministry of State, Science and Technology, Federal Executive Council, Malam Garba Shehu, Pauline Kedem Tallen, Mohammed Musa Bello, PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari

Herder remanded for allegedly killing farmer in Makurdi

A Makurdi Magistrates’ Court on Friday ordered that a herder, Sule Musa, be remanded in a co   The police charged Musa, who lives in  Etenyi Igumale, Ado... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 months ago | seen 135 times

Tags: Igwe Ogali, Sunday Ogali, Sgt. Ato Godwin, Director of Public Prosecution, Sule Musa, Magistrate Victor Kor

Ahmed Musa: Eagles’ ll return with AFCON trophy

SUPER Eagles skipper, Ahmed Musa, has assured that the three-time African champions will return to the country with Africa Cup of Nations trophy from Cameroon. The Saudi Arabia-based... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 148 times

Tags: Ahmed Musa, African champions, Africa Cup of Nations

Banditry: Matawalle hails Buhari for deploying military personnel, facilities in Zamfara

GOV. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara, on Wednesday, appreciated President Muhammadu Buhari for granting multiple requests for deployment of military personnel and installation of facilities across the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 113 times

Tags: GOV. Bello Matawalle, Musa Mada, Dr Sulaiman Shinkafi, Alhaji Anas Kaura

BUA Foods lists 18bn shares on NGX at N40 per share

BUA Foods on Wednesday joined the league of listed companies on the Nigerian Exchange Ltd (NGX) with the listing of 18 billion ordinary shares at N40... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: BUA Foods, Abdul Samad Rabiu

Defence ministry workers eulogise retiring Permanent Secretary

WORKERS in the Ministry of Defence on Tuesday, held a send-off dinner in honour of the retiring Permanent Secretary, Mr Musa Istifanus, after 35 years of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 98 times

Tags: Mr Musa Istifanus,

Rural electrification scheme inaugurated by Kano Govt.

THE Kano State Government has inaugurated a rural electrification scheme known as “Stand Alone” at Gabasawa town, in Gabasawa Local Government Area, LGA, of the state. Alhaji... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 months ago | seen 151 times

Tags: Alhaji Sani Dawaki, Alh Murtala Garo, Alhaji Laminu Sani, Lemi Renewable Electricity Limited, Shenzhen Lemi Technology Development, Dr Musa Iliyasu, Alhaji Lawan Hamisu-Danhassan, Gabasawa Local Gover

4-year-old boy drowns in well in Kano State

A four-year-old boy drowned in a well at Dawanau Ilesha Nawawu in Dawakin Tofa Local Government Area in Kano State on Monday. Alhaji Saminu Abdullahi, spokesman of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 months ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Alhaji Saminu Abdullahi, Malam Musa Habibu, Aminu Sani-Sha’aibu, Dawakin Tofa Local Government Area, Kano State Fire Service,

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 6 months ago | seen 191 times

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

NCAA shuts Glo station over N4.7bn debt

 THE Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority has shutdown main switch centre  of Globacom Limited at Wuse 2, Abuja over non-payment of outstanding debt of N4.7 billion. The NCAA... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 6 months ago | seen 182 times

Tags: Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority, Capt. Musa Nuhu, Globacom Limited,

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 6 months ago | seen 585 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

NCAA clarifies status of ban on Emirates Airline passenger flights to Nigeria

FOLLOWING the lifting of the ban on Emirates Airline passenger flights to Nigeria by the Government, the UAE-based airline applied to Federal Ministry of Aviation for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 218 times

Tags: NCAA, Captain Musa Nuhu, Emirates Airline

Sen. Musa of Niger joins APC National Chairmanship race

SEN. Muhammad Musa (APC-Niger)  has joined the race for the All Progressives Congress (APC) national chairmanship, promising to re-engineer its internal structure if elected. Musa said this on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 158 times

Tags: Niger APC National Chairmanship race, SEN. Muhammad Musa,

Labour ministry mourns former minister, Bunu Musa

THE Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige has expressed sadness over the death of a former minister in the ministry, Mr Bunu Musa. Ngige said this... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 122 times

Tags: Sen. Chris Ngige, Bunu Musa

BBC: Aisha, 18, emerges winner of 2021 Hausa story competition

AISHATU Musa Dalil, 18, emerged the overall winner of the BBC Hausa Short Story Writing Competition tagged: “Hikayata”. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Dalil... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 242 times

Tags: AISHATU Musa Dalil, BBC, Hikayata

Qatar 2022 Race: Musa says Eagles will cope well with pressure against Sharks

CAPTAIN Ahmed Musa has assured that the Super Eagles are matured, professional and ambitious enough to deal with any pressure when taking on the Blue Sharks... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 199 times

Tags: Ahmed Musa, Qatar 2022 Race, FIFA World Cup

Super Eagles defeat Liberia’s Lone Star 2 -0 in Morocco

The Super Eagles on Saturday defeated the Lone Star of Liberia 2-0 at the Grand Stade de Tangier, Morocco, in a FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 7 months ago | seen 226 times

Tags: Cape Verde’s Blue Sharks, Ahmed Musa, de Souza, Tunisian referee Youssef Essrayri, Jamilu Collins, Moses Simon, Maduka Okoye, Victor Osimhen, Super Eagles, Lone Star of Liberia,

PDP convention: Atiku, Tambuwal, Bala Mohammed, Kwankwaso supporters showcase their presidential ambition

SUPPORTERS of former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar; Sokoto State governor, Aminu Tambuwal; Bauchi governor, Bala Mohammed; former Kano governor, Rabiu Kwankwaso; and other northern Peoples Democratic Party... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 8 months ago | seen 123 times

Tags: Atiku, Tambuwal, Bala Mohammed, Kwankwaso

Wamakko pays N2.6m medical bills of 8 cardiothoracic patients

SEN. Aliyu Wamakko ( APC-Sokoto North Central) has paid N2,594,000 medical bills of the eight cardiothoracic patients who were operated by a 24-member medical team from... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 113 times

Tags: Sen. Aliyu Wamakko, Bashar Abubakar, Alhaji Bashar Muhammad, Fodio Bello Shehu, Rashida Alhaji, Rabi Idris and Shema’u Musa, Fatima Umar Dewa, Yunusa Abubakar, Atika Hassan, Abubakar Shehu,

Kwankwaso commissions drug rehabilitation centre in Kano

THE former governor of Kano State, Sen. Rabi’u Kwankwaso, has commissioned a private drug rehabilitation and depression management centre in Kano to complement efforts in the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 149 times

Tags: Sen. Rabi’u Kwankwaso, Amana Sanatorium Private Rehabilitation Clinic, drug rehabilitation and depression management centre,

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 9 months ago | seen 895 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

Qatar 2022 Race: Confident Super Eagles land in Mindelo; Musa delighted with 100th cap prospect

THE Super Eagles’ contingent for Tuesday’s FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 qualifying tango with the Blue Sharks of Cape Verde landed on the island of Mindelo... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 10 months ago | seen 151 times

Tags: Qatar 2022 Race: Confident Super Eagles land in Mindelo; Musa delighted with 100th cap prospect

FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Race: Rohr lists Musa, Ekong, Ndidi, 27 others for Liberia, Cape Verde

SUPER Eagles’ Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr has called up a total of 30 players for next month’s opening rounds of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 10 months ago | seen 144 times

Tags: FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Race: Rohr lists Musa, Ekong, Ndidi, 27 others for Liberia, Cape Verde

Lagos pays N2bn as insurance premium for workers

THE Lagos State Government on Monday said over N2 billion had been paid as insurance premium for its workers in 2021. Dr Rabiu Olowo, Commissioner for Finance,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 10 months ago | seen 151 times

Tags: Dr Rabiu Olowo,Lagos State Government,

NAMB charts monetary roadmap for improved funding of MSMEs

THE National Association of Microfinance Banks (NAMB) has advocated the need for the monetary authorities to broaden their policy scope towards improved funding of the nations... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 10 months ago | seen 137 times

Tags: Deputy Chair Hon. Saidu Musa Abdullahi, Alhaji Ibrahim Bamalli, Mallam Yusuf Ahmed Gyallesu;

Kwankwaso in trouble as EFCC seals off his property in Kano

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has sealed off a property of Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso on Miller Road in Kano metropolis. A two-term governor of Kano,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 10 months ago | seen 237 times

Tags: Kwankwaso in trouble as EFCC seals off his property in Kano

Police in Imo kill armed robbery gang leader – CP

THE  police command in Imo said it had shot dead a notorious kingpin of an armed robbery gang during a gun duel in Nsu forest, Ehime-Mbano... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 10 months ago | seen 281 times

Tags: Rabiu Hussaini, #ENDSARS saga,CSP Mike Abattam