51 results found for Ugor Dauda

Lawal wins Zamfara PDP guber ticket

ALHAJI Dauda Lawal, has won the Zamfara Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship ticket for 2023 general elections.Mr Adamu Maina, the Returning Officer for the primaries declared... Read more

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

Tags: Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Alhaji Dauda Lawal, Alhaji Abubakar Nakwada, Alhaji Wadatau Madawaki, Alhaji Dauda Lawal, Peoples Democratic Pa

Aliyu-Gusau withdraws from Zamfara governorship race

ALHAJI Mahdi Aliyu-Gusau, the immediate past Deputy Governor of Zamfara and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governorship aspirant in the 2023 general elections has withdrawn from the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Alhaji Mahdi Aliyu-Gusau,Dr Dauda Lawal-Dare,PDP,Lawal-Dare, Alhaji Abubakar Nakwada,Alhaji Wadatau Madawaki

NDLEA urges youths to shun drug abuse, addiction

The Deputy Superintendent of Narcotics, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Mrs Fatima Dauda, has  urged youths to shun drug abuse and addiction for a greater... Read more

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

Tags: Ademosu Jamiu, Oluwayemi Odubote, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Fatima Dauda, National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN),

NDLEA urges youths to shun drug abuse, addiction

THE Deputy Superintendent of Narcotics, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Mrs Fatima Dauda, has  urged youths to shun drug abuse and addiction for a greater... Read more

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

Tags: Mrs Fatima Dauda, Miss Oluwa Opawale, Miss Rita Chukwuneye, Mr Isaac Unuene, NYCN, Mr Ademosu Jamiu, Mr Oluwayemi Odubote,

Rep. aspirant promises to sponsor women, youth bills

MRS Yewande Dauda, All Progressives Congress (APC) aspirant for Offa/Oyun/Ifelodun Federal Constituency in Kwara, has promised to sponsor bills that would favour women, youth and the... Read more

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

Tags: Yewande Dauda, WHO

Abortion: Why the controversy will persist

Despite the harmful effects of abortion, its practice has remained controversial due to the diverse issues associated with it. Unfortunately, the different laws in place in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 176 times

Tags: Paschal Aneh, Charity Dauda, Amazon

2022 Hajj: Ogun Pilgrims Board commences medical screening for intending pilgrims

OGUN Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board (OGMPWB), on Thursday, commenced medical screening for intending pilgrims to ascertain their health status before embarking on holy pilgrimage to Saudi... Read more

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

Tags: Alhaja Ganiyat Adeyemi, Alhaji Owonikoko Adesina, Alhaji Salau Dauda

Aviation workers embark on 2-day warning strike

THE workers of some agencies under the Ministry of Aviation have started a two-day warning strike from Monday to Tuesday due to unresolved conditions of service. Mr... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Mr Dauda Nanbol, Mr Alao Adesina, Mr Uzor Oluchi,

APC female Reps aspirant empowers market women in Kwara

 A House of Representatives aspirant for Offa, Oyun and Ifelodun Federal Constituency, Mrs Yewande Mobolaji-Dauda, has empowered no fewer than 40 traders in Oro-Ago town of... Read more

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

Tags: Mrs Yewande Mobolaji-Dauda, Ruth Ajise, Mr Olawole Ayoku, Titilayo Arowolo, Mobolaji-Dauda

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 4 weeks ago | seen 50 times

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

Osinbajo happy with Nigerian physicians in Diaspora

 VICE President Yemi Osinbajo has expressed delight with Nigerian physicians in the Diaspora over their contributions to healthcare at home.   Osinbajo’s spokesman, Mr Laolu Akande, in a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 50 times

Tags: ANPA,  Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Dr Christopher Okunseri, Dr Sule Bassi, Dr Ajovi Scott-Emuakpor; Dr Clifford Eke, Dr Biodun Ogunbo, Dr Dauda Balami, Dr Chinyere Anyaogu, Dr Iyore James,  Dr Ben

Oyo APC group cries foul over destruction of billboards, posters

 AN interest group within opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State, the Rescue Oyo Mission ’23, raised alarm on Wednesday about the wanton destruction of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 111 times

Tags: Gov. Seyi Makinde, Akeem Agbaje, All Progressives Congress, Dauda Kolawole,

2023: Ajaokuta Steel coy Central to my economic transformation agenda – APC presidential aspirant

DR Ibrahim Bello-Dauda, APC Presidential aspirant, on Friday said that Ajaokuta Steel Project is central to his economic Agenda for Nigeria if elected as president, come... Read more

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

Tags: Dr Ibrahim Bello-Dauda, APC

Olatunji-Bello tasks A-level students on discipline, hardwork, academic excellence

 PROF. Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello, Vice-Chancellor, Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo has charged newly admitted A-Level students of the institution to be focused, discipline,  hardworking and pursue academic... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 117 times

Tags:  PROF. Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello, Prof. Yinus Dauda,

Tragedy devastating, but ‘God giveth, God taketh’ – family of late Air Force pilot

FAMILY members of Flt-Lt. Abubakar Alkali, one of the Air Force Pilots  who died in a plane crash in Kaduna on Tuesday, said the incident had... Read more

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

Tags: Brig-Gen Umar Alkali, Sulaiman Dauda, Flt-Lt. Abubakar Alkali

I’m sad my sisters are still in captivity, says rescued Chibok girl Grace Dauda

THE Bring Back Our Girls Movement, Lagos, Saturday, held its weekly sit-out at  Falomo, Lagos, to commemorate the eight anniversary of the abduction of over 200... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Grace Dauda

Court remands 2 men for allegedly defecating in mosque

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

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

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

Ex-convict gets 10 strokes of cane, 15 months imprisonment

A Kaduna Chief Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday, ordered that  a 24-year-old ex-convict, Friday Simon be given 10 strokes of the cane and 15 months imprisonment for... Read more

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

Tags: Ibrahim Emmanuel, Mr Dauda Barry, Friday Simon, Insp Chidi Leo

LG elections: Police announce restriction of movement in Katsina

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

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

Tags: CP Idrisu Dabban-Dauda, SP Gambo Isah

Theft: Court sentences man 4 months imprisonment, grants another bail

AN Upper Area Court in Gwagwalada, Abuja, on Monday sentenced a businessman, Isreal Dauda to four months imprisonment after he pleaded guilty to stealing two cell... Read more

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

Tags: Isreal Dauda, Joseph Iortyom, Sani Umar, Gwagwalada Police Station

NDLEA records cocaine seizure at Port Harcourt, arrests 7 suspects in Kano

THE National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, has recorded the largest cocaine seizure at Port Harcourt International Airport, PHIA. The Director, Media and Advocacy NDLEA, Mr Femi... Read more

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

Tags: Ramon Dauda, Nnanna Michael, Femi Babafemi, NDLEA

Alleged bribe: ASD Motors’ MD testifies against Shehu Sani

Mr Muktar Dauda, a prosecution witness on Wednesday told the Federal High Court, Abuja that a former Senator,  Shehu Sani visited his office on Dec. 23,... Read more

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

Tags: Shehu Sani, ASD Motors Ltd, Muktar Dauda, Alhaji Sani Dauda,

Avoid fake seeds’ dealers, experts advise farmers

SOME agriculture and environmental experts have advised farmers to shun fake seeds dealers, to avoid massive losses at the end of the rainy season. The experts said... Read more

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

Tags: Mr Dauda Kabiru, Dr Sani Mahmud,

Security guard gets 6 months jail term for stealing office furniture

A Dei-dei Grade I Area Court, on Wednesday sentenced a security guard, Dauda Caleb, 23, to six months imprisonment for stealing an office table and cabinet. Caleb... Read more

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

Tags: Chinedu Ogada Mr Sulyman Ola, Dauda Caleb

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

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

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

Tags: SP Gambo Isah, Idrisu Dauda-Dabban

Life insurance: Families of 47 deceased workers get N148.3m in Kaduna

THE Kaduna State Government has disbursed N148.39 million life insurance cover to 47 employees who died in active service.   The state deputy governor, Dr Hadiza Balarabe handed... Read more

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

Tags: Kaduna State Pension Bureau, Prof. Salamatu Isa, Mr Suleiman Dauda, Rahama Tahir, Dr Hadiza Balarabe,

Scholarship: 120 Zamfara indigenes depart for Togo varsity

A total of 120 Zamfara indigenes on Sunday departed Nigeria for Togo to undergo bachelor’s and master’s degrees programmes at Iheris University, Lome. They are being sponsored... Read more

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

Tags: Alhaji Dauda Lawal-Dare, Alhaji Ahmad Garba-Yandi, Alhaji Ibrahim Danmaliki, 

Bauchi residents groan over hike in yam prices

SOME residents of Bauchi have expressed concern over the rising cost of yam occasioned by the high demand of the commodity. A check by the News Agency... Read more

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

Tags: Dauda Gambo,

Substandard tyres: SON closes 30 shop, 3 truck loads

ABOUT 30 shops containing suspected substandard and compromised new tyres were sealed by enforcement officers of the Standards Organisation of Nigeria, SON, with the support of... Read more

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

Tags: Mallam Farouk Salim, Dauda Yakubu, SON

Katsina State gets new commissioner of police

USMAN Alkali Baba, Inspector-General of Police, IGP,  has ordered the posting of Commissioner of Police  Idrisu Dauda Dabban to Kastina State Command as the new commissioner... Read more

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

Tags: Usman Alkali Baba, drisu Dauda Dabban

Northern celebrities pay courtesy visit to Osinbajo

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

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

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

Petrol scarcity persists despite NNPC’s assurance of availability of products

By Kennedy Nnamani PETROL scarcity has continued to disrupt various economic activities in the country in spite of the various promises by the federal government to make... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 570 times

Tags: NNPC, Daniel Dauda, Kunle Adenike, Maxwell Eneja

Gombe govt, Kitovu Technology partner to reduce post-harvest losses

AN agric-tech organisation, Kitovu Technology and Gombe State government have inaugurated a storage facility to reduce post-harvest losses by smallholder farmers in the state. Muhammad Gettado, the... Read more

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

Tags: Nehemiah Dauda, Beatrice Gangkero, Nwachinemere Emeka, Obel Yaji, Muhammad Gettado, Kitovu Technology

KADGIS director killed by unknown gunmen

MALAM Dauda, Director of Operations of the Kaduna Geographic Information Service, KADGIS, has been assasinated by yet-to-be identified gunmen early hours of Friday. Dauda was killed at... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 161 times

Tags: Muhammad Jalige, NAF, Alhaji Muhammad Abdullahi, Malam Dauda

Oniru Stool: Omowumi-Abisogun family denies withdrawal of suit

THE Omowumi-Abisogun Royal Family of Iruland in Lagos has debunked a report that it had withdrawn the suit challenging the emergence of Oba Gbolahan Lawal as... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Chike Nwachukwu, Olubunmi Olateju, Monsur Babatunde-Dauda, Alhaji Surajudeen Durosinmi, Gbolahan Lawal

Yobe to establish 5 new girls secondary schools

DR Mohammad Idris, Yobe Commissioner for Basic Education, on Tuesday said the state would soon establish five additional girls secondary schools. Idris, who stated this in Damaturu... Read more

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

Tags: Mrs Jummai Dauda, SGBV, FOMWAN, Dr Mohammad Idris, Alhaji Bukar Audu

2023 Presidency: Dauda to receive 1m man-march support from group

AN Igbo pressure group on the auspices of South-East Network For Good Governance, SENFGG, has reiterated its call on Ibrahim Bello Dauda (El-Dabi) to throw his... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 89 times

Tags: Ngene Chinomso, SENFGG, Ibrahim Bello Dauda

Zamfara philanthropist sponsors 120 to study at Togo University

 A Philanthropist, Dr Dauda Lawan-Dare, has sponsored 120 Zamfara indigenes to study various degree programmes at the Iheris University, Togo. The sponsorship was made through his foundation,... Read more

Author: EDITOR | Posted 4 months ago | seen 107 times

Tags: Dr Dauda Lawan-Dare,

110 abducted Chibok girls still unaccounted for – Community

THE Kibaku (Chibok) Area Development Association (KADA), on behalf of the entire Chibok Community, on Saturday in Abuja indicated that 110 of the 276 girls abducted... Read more

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

Tags: Brig.-Gen. B. K. Zirkushu, Dauda lliya,

4 NUJ officials resign over N12m land scandal in Borno

FOUR state executives of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Borno State chapter have tendered a joint resignation letter to their respective chapels over a case... Read more

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

Tags: Francis Ookoye, UBA, Alhaji Bulama Talba, Leadership, Dauda Iliya, Chiroma Ali Ibrahim, Hauwa Bata, NUJ, Babagana Bukar

Nurses’ association seeks justice for murdered member

NATIONAL Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives (NANNM), FCT Council, has called on the authorities to unmask the killers of one of its members, Mrs Grace... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 106 times

Tags: National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives, Mrs Deborah Yusuf, Mrs Grace Dauda.

Court remands farmer for alleged armed robbery

A Kaduna Chief Magistrates’ Court on Thursday ordered that a 34-year-old farmer, Friday Adamu, be remanded in a correctional centre for alleged armed robbery. The police charged... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Magistrate Hajara Dauda,

Court remands farmer alleged to have beaten uncle to death

A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Kaduna on Thursday, ordered the remand of a 25-year-old farmer, Festus Luka, alleged to have beaten his uncle to death. Luka, who... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Hajara Dauda,

Gombe govt. approves payment of external exam fees for 23,680 students

Gombe Government has approved payment of external examination fees for 23,680 final year students of public secondary schools across the state. Commissioner for Education, Mr Dauda Batari, disclosed... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: Gombe Government, Mr Dauda Batari, Senior School Certificate (SSCE), National Board for Arabic and Islamic Studies (NBAIS), National Examinations Council (NECO) and National Business, Technical Examin

Gombe govt. to pay external exam fees for 23,680 students

 GOMBE Government has approved payment of external examination fees for 23,680 final year students of public secondary schools across the state. Commissioner for Education, Mr Dauda Batari,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 114 times

Tags: Mr Dauda Batari,

Court remands trader over alleged attempted homicide

A Kaduna Chief Magistrates’ Court in Kaduna on Wednesday ordered the remand of a 24-year-old trader, Mohammed Adamu, in a correctional centre, pending legal advice. Adamu, who... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 103 times

Tags: Magistrate Hajara Dauda,

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

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

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

Tags: Adamu Abdullahi,Magistrate Hajara Dauda

Ex-NIA DG To AGF: Halt Plot To Arrest Me

A former Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, Mohammed Dauda, has written to the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, asking him... Read more

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

Tags: Mohammed Dauda, Kanu Agabi, Abubakar Malami

Gov. Buni says youth empowerment top priority of govt.

GOV. Mai Mala Buni of Yobe, says investing in youth empowerment is one of the top priorities of his administration. Buni stated this in Damaturu when members... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 123 times

Tags: Gov. Mai Mala Buni, Dr Dauda Atiyaye, Buni/Gubana Foundation,

D’Tiger Gumut, ex-national coach Nnaji win tickets to NBBF board

  STANLEY Gumut, a Nigeria Custom Service, (NCS), basketball player, was on Saturday  elected as the athletes’ representative on the board of the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF). The... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 8 months ago | seen 175 times

Tags: Scott Nnaji, Yakubu Muhammed, Ugor Dauda, Mark Mentors Basketball Club, STANLEY Gumut,Moshood Abiola National Stadium,

UNICAL is ethnic friendly- VC

THE University of Calabar has assured the friendly disposition of the institution to all ethic and socio-cultural groups on campus. Prof. Florence Obi, Vice-Chancellor of the institution,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 9 months ago | seen 508 times

Tags: University of Calabar,Mr Ayuba Dauda,Prof. Florence Obi,