Eid-El-Kabir celebration: IGP urges citizens to obey ban on Socio-Religious Gatherings

Buhari promises more relief to cushion lockdown hardship Gbajabiamila calls for sober reflection By Tobias Lengnam and Christiana Ekpa, Abuja As part of efforts to ensure a crime-free Eid-el Kabir celebration in the country, the Inspector-General of Police, IGP M.A…

Murder of traditional ruler in Benue: Troops arrest criminal gang leader

From Uche Nnorom, Makurdi Troops of the joint Military operation codenamed Operation Whirl Stroke OPWS, yesterday, reportedly arrested one criminal kingpin and notorious gang leader known as Asaaghar Igye in Zaki Biam, Ukum local government area of Benue State. Asaaghar…

Benue govt rejects Miyetti Allah vigilante group

From Uche Nnorom, Makurdi Benue State government has outrightly rejected the establishment of Miyetti Allah Vigilante group in the country, warning that such group will not operate in the State. In a statement signed by Chief Press Secretary to Governor…

FG rolls out schedule for national examinations

Maryam Abeeb, Abuja The Federal Government has released a comprehensive schedule for various National Examinations for exit classes, spanning from 17th August to 18th November, 2020. Minister of State for Education, Hon. Chukwuemeka Nwajuiba, who made the announcement in Abuja…

Timi Frank alleges Buhari silent over $2.5bn stolen crude

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank on Thursday expressed concern over alleged silence by the President, General Muhammadu Buhari-led regime’s concerning the $2.5billion stolen crude oil. Frank claimed…

CAN President commends Buhari over Rev.Pam appointment as NCPC boss

By Albert Akota The President of the Christian Association of Nigeria, (CAN) Rev. Dr. Supo Ayokunle has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for appointing one of their own, Rev. Yakubu Pam as the Executive Secretary of the Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission.…

Eid -el-Kabir: CP tasks Area Commanders, DPO on surveillance, intelligence

  From Femi Oyelola’Kaduna The Kaduna state Commissioner of Police, Umar Muri, has charged Area Commanders and Divisional Police Officers on surveillance and intelligence to ensure adequate security cover for the state during the Eid -el-Kabir Sallah celebrations. This was…

Eld-El Kabir: Reps Minority Caucus charges Buhari, others on selfless service

By Christiana Ekpa The Minority caucus in the House of Representatives has congratulated Nigerians, especially Muslim faithful on the occasion of this year’s Eid-el Kabir celebration. The minority leader, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu in a statement on Thursday, also called on…

Eid-el-Kabir: Goje fetes constituents

  The Senator representing Gombe Central Senatorial District, Muhammad Danjuma Goje, has doled out financial support to his constituents to enable them fulfill their Sallah obligation of animal sacrifice. The beneficiaries are orphans, the underprivileged, elders, party leaders as well…

Governor Sule Charges Muslims on selfless living

From Gambo Ahmed, Lafia Nasarawa State Governor Engr. Abdullahi Sule has called on Muslims Ummah to live a life of selflessness, brotherhood, sacrifice and adherence to Allah’s commands as they celebrate Eid-el-Kabir. The governor who made the call Thursday in…