ESV. Egbulefu urges gov to engage estate professionals in rural facility mgt

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna An Estate Surveyor and Valuer, ESV. Festus Chidozie Egbulefu has called on government at all levels to engage estate professionals in rural facility management. Speaking yesterday to our reporter in Abuja, ESV.Egbulefu said rural properties which…

Troops kill 4 bandits’ in Taraba, arrest kidnap kingpin in Benue

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam The Nigerian military said its Troops of Operation Whirl Stroke, killed 4 Tiv militias at Che Jukun village in Taraba State. The troops also arrested a kidnapped kingpin, Kobo Ishor in Zaki Biam, Benue State. The…

Lockdown: FG allows partial, safe reopening of schools

• Lifts ban on interstate travels • Nigerians must thank God many not dead – Boss Mustapha By our correspondent The Federal Government yesterday relaxed sections of the lockdown order imposed on the country to control the spread of the…

Wadume: Soldiers shot at us, police witness tells court

By Vivian Okejeme, Abuja A prosecution witness, Felix Adolije in the trial of Kidnap kingpin Bala Hamisu, aka Wadume, yesterday, revealed that soldiers attached to mount roadblocks along Ibi town in Taraba State, shot at their operational vehicle on their…

PDP charges IGP, DSS to act on threats to Rivers State

By Lateef Ibrahim, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has charged the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, as well as the Director General of the Department of State Services (DSS), Yusuf Magaji Bichi, to, without further delay, take decisive…

Banditry: Masari warns of external influence

From Lawal Sa’idu Funtua, Katsina Governor Aminu Bello Masari has requested security agencies not to allow the current insecurity to continue to linger to avoid external influence amongst the bandits. Masari was speaking when he received the chief of Army…

Buratai says Nigerian Army remains focused to tackle security challenges

From: Femi Oyelola, kaduna The Chief of Army Staff (CoAS), Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai has reassured President Muhammadu Buhari of the Nigerian Army’s loyalty to address security challenges bedevilling the country. He gave the assurance during a working visit to…

WHO provides timeline of COVID-19 response for 6 months

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has provided the timeline of COVID-19 response activities for general information from December 2019 when China reported the virus till date. WHO, in a statement issued from its headquarters in Geneva on Monday, stated that…

Edo guber: Court strikes out certificate forgery suit against Obaseki

By Vivian Okejeme, Abuja Justice Anwuli Chikelu of the Federal High Court in Abuja, yesterday, struck out a suit seeking the disqualification of Governor Godwin Obaseki from contesting the forthcoming governorship election in Edo State, on September, 19 2020. The…

Tambuwal: NGF committed to financial autonomy of Legislature, Judiciary

  From Raji Bello, Sokoto The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) is poised to make financial autonomy of the legislature and judiciary across the country possible. Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State, who is also the Vice Chairman of the…