Thugs attack senator’s political meeting

A senator, Suleiman Hunkuyi (APC, Kaduna North) on Sunday escaped attack by thugs during a political gathering of stakeholders and leaders of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) he convened in Kaduna. Mr Hunkuyi had convened the meeting to sensitise…

Nigerians in US back Buhari’s reelection bid, graft war

• Economy, security top agenda as he meets Trump today By Lawrence Olaoye All is now set for a high level bilateral talks between President Muhammadu Buhari and the US president, Donald Trump in the United States of America. Already,…

Gov. Gaidam conferred with honourary Doctorate in Law by Sudan women varsity

By Our Correspondent Governor Ibrahim Gaidam of Yobe State has been conferred with an honourary doctorate degree in law by Ahfad University for Women in Omdurman, Sudan in recognition of the governor’s effort in promoting education and women’s education in…

Plateau community decries alleged rape of residents, indiscriminate grazing by herdsmen

Residents of Bokkos town in Plateau State have raised the alarm over rising cases of rape, indiscriminate grazing and intimidation by suspected herdsmen. Over the past three months, indiscriminate grazing in residential areas has particularly been on the increase with…

Why we say we have defeated Boko Haram – Lai Mohammed

Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture, has said Boko Haram insurgents strolled into Abuja at will, attacking critical infrastructures, under the administration of former President, Goodluck Jonathan. He said this while revealing why the current administration said it has…

Gombe 2019: Dankwambo seeks support for Bala Tinka

From David Hassan, Gombe state As scheming and manipulations continue to fill the political space ahead of the 2019 general elections, Gombe State Governor, Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo has called on the people of Gombe State to support the ambition of…

Ex LP Chair cautions NASS against impeachment plot

The National Assembly has been admonished to stop the impeachment move against President Muhammadu Buhari over the alleged purchase of $469 million Super Tucano jets without legislative approval. The former Chairman of Labour Party (LP) Chief Dan Nwanyanwu, gave the…

Bomb rocks Nwodo’s house in Enugu

The country home of the embattled President General of the Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief John Nnia Nwodo at Ukehe in Enugu State, was on rocked by bomb blast. Our reporter gathered that Nwodo’s leadership of Ohanaeze has been enmeshed with serious…

Obasanjo can’t stop my presidential ambition – Atiku

From Ado Abubakar Musa, Jos Former Vice President and PDP Presidential aspirant, Alh. Atiku Abubakar, has said that former president Olusegun Obasanjo could not in any way stop him ( Atiku) from becoming president of Nigeria. Atiku was responding to…

Account for N20m IGR within one week – Reps tell VC

By Umar Muhammad Puma The House of Representatives Committee on Public Accounts, PAC, has ordered the Vice Chancellor of Federal University of Technology Akure, FUTA, Prof Joseph Funwasope to explain how N20 million Internally Generated Revenue, IGR of the Institution…