Finally, Saudi court discharges Zamfara cleric, Ibrahim Ibrahim

From Ibrahim Sidi Muh’d, Gusau The Criminal Court sitting in Makka, Saudi Arabian country has finally discharged and acquitted an Islamic scholar Malam Ibrahim Ibrahim, an indigene of Zamfara State on Monday. This followed a strong defence constituted and dispatched to Saudi Arabian Kingdom by the Zamfara State Governor, Bello Mohammad Matawalle More...

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By Ese Awhotu On Monday, February 17th, 2020
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Insecurity: 1013 killed in Niger Delta in 2019 – Report

No fewer than 1013 people were killed in at least 416 conflicts and violent attacks in the Niger Delta in 2019, a report shows. According to the Foundation for Partnership Initiative in the Niger Delta (PIND) in More...

By Ese Awhotu On Sunday, February 16th, 2020
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Unknown gunmen abduct Perm. Sec. in Nasarawa – CP

  Alhaji Jibrin Giza, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Works in Nasarawa State was in the early hours of Sunday, abducted by yet to be identified gunmen. Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Bola Longe, confirmed More...

By Ese Awhotu On Sunday, February 16th, 2020
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Niger govt, Dantata/Sawoe sign N23.9bn Minna- Bida road contract

      From Yakubu Mustapha, Minna The long awaited Minna to Bida road which has been in dear need of attention for reconstruction has been put to rest as the Niger State government and a private construction More...

By Ese Awhotu On Sunday, February 16th, 2020
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Federal Varsity Dutse ASUU not part of pension protest-Spokesman

From Mika’il Tsoho, Dutse   The Academic Staff Union  of Universities (ASUU) Federal University Dutse chapter has distanced itself from the alleged pension double deduction protest that took place in the More...

By Ese Awhotu On Thursday, February 13th, 2020
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January 2020 hottest in 141 years, says NOAA

    January 2020 was the hottest January ever recorded in the 141 years agencies have been tracking the weather, scientists at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said on Thursday. Last month More...

By Ese Awhotu On Thursday, February 13th, 2020
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Bayelsa: You are merely ranting, PDP tells Oshiomhole

By Lateef Ibrahim, Abuja   The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the comments of the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, on the ruling of the Supreme Court on More...

By Ese Awhotu On Wednesday, February 12th, 2020
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FEC approves N318m contract for NDDC forensic audit

By Lawrence Olaoye The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a contract of N318 million for engagement of lead consultant for the forensic audit of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). Briefing More...

By Ese Awhotu On Wednesday, February 12th, 2020
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Troops capture terrorists, rescue captives in Borno

The Nigerian Army says its troops of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD) have continued to neutralize more terrorists, capture gun trucks and a cache of arms in several encounters across North East. The Nigerian Army Operations More...

By Ese Awhotu On Tuesday, February 11th, 2020
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Aisha Buhari, Patience Jonathan meet at Presidential Villa

The First Lady Aisha Buhari, has met with her predecessor, Mrs Patience Jonathan at the Presidential Villa, Abuja and shared experiences on issues relating to women’s development in the country. Mrs Buhari disclosed More...