IDPs agric loan: Reps oppose arrest, prosecution of defaulters

By Umar Muhammad Puma The House of Representatives, on Wednesday expressed concern over the alleged harassment of Internally Displaced More...

Masari signs N140.4bn 2017 Katisna budget into law

Katsina State Governor, Alhaji Aminu Bello Masari From Lawal Sa’idu Funtua, Katsina Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State, More...

Boko Haram: Shettima to woo UN donors in Oslo

Borno State Governor Kashim Shettima From Mustapha Isah Kwaru, Maiduguri Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima on Tuesday night arrived, More...

1,135 killed by armed bandits in Zamfara- NSCDC

From Ibrahim Sidi Muh’d, Gusau The newly posted Commandant of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps {NSCDC} to Zamfara state, More...

Why Senator Shehu Sani fights me – Gov. El-Rufai

Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai, has disclosed that his refusal to appoint any of the people Senator Shehu Sani sent to him More...

My mission is to make NiMet world leading weather forecast agency – Prof. Mashi

The new Director General of the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), Professor Sani Abubakar Mashi recently took a tour of the agency’s More...

NEMA denies discrimination against christians In Adamawa

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has denied report of discrimination against christians in the More...

Ganduje boosts education with 10,000 pupils desk/chairs, teachers furniture

Kano state governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje Kano state Govenor, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has distributed over 10,000 specially More...

Senate to Osinbajo: Assent our Bills or be vetoed

Senate President, Bukola Saraki By Christiana Ekpa and Ikechukwu Okaforadi Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday withheld assent on four bills passed and forwarded More...

I’am better now, Buhari tells Kano people on phone

From Edwin Olofu, Kano President Muhammadu Buhari has extended his appreciation to Nigerians for their goodwill and a prayers, assuring that his condition has improved. Buhari, More...

FG approves construction of Nigeria-Cameroon bridge, Kaduna by-pass

By Lawrence Olaoye The federal government has endorsed the construction of the Nigeria-Cameroon border link bridge at Ikot Efiom, Cross River state. Briefing newsmen after the More...

APC takes over Lagos Assembly

Six of the eight Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) members of the Lagos State House of Assembly on Thursday announced their defection to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The More...

Senate challenges INEC boss to surpass Jega record

By Christiana Ekpa Chairman Senate Committee on Independent National Electoral Commission INEC, Senator Ali Ndume, yesterday challenged the electoral commission under the leadership More...

Finding a solution to Syrian conflict

The second round of the Geneva II conference on the nearby three-year-old Syrian conflict got under way recently. The first More...

A little to the left, a little to the right

The recent federal government decision suspending oversea training for civil servants did not come as surprise More...

FG denies withholding Statutory Allocation to Ekiti State

…Announces take-off of YouWiN!Connect programme By Etuka Sunday Federal Government yesterday denied withholding Statutory Allocation to...

Loyalty: Dangote gives out N2bn cash to foods distributors

By Etuka Sunday Distributors of the Dangote foods companies, including Dangote Flour, Sugar and Salt smiled...

CBN debunks rumour of 20% fake Naira notes in circulation

By Etuka Sunday The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday dismissed the current rumour in the...

10 takeaways from Buhari’s Germany visit

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari President Muhammadu buhari returned to the country after a three-day intensely More...

Nigeria: Religion hindering family planning

A Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Oladosu Ojengbede, says religious connotation and cultural issues are hindering effective implementation of Family Planning..

When Africa discovers the power of crowdfunding II

Budding South African film producer Meg Rickards was struggling to raise the money for her new feature film, Whiplash, when she..

AMAC drills liquor dealers on compliance with extant law

Chairman, Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), Hon. Abdullahi Adamu Candido, By Stanley Onyekwere In order to More...

Parks: We are not at war with FCT Minister -Director

By Stanley Onyekwere Following media report insinuating that the FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello is at war with Directors in charge..

Tributes galore as Mama FCT nursing, Asika retires

By Stanley Onyekwere There was an outpour of encomiums on the immediate past Director, Nursing Services, Hospital Management Board of the..

BlackBerry Priv Specs and Price

BlackBerry Priv smartphone was launched in October 2015. The phone comes with a 5.40-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1440..

How eating fat could SAVE one million lives

By Lisa Ryan It’s often said that fatty foods can be detrimental to heart health. And yet, scientists revealed certain fats..

Sanusi’s wedlock of the rich

THURSDAY Column with Mohammed Adamu (08035892325 sms only) | dankande2@gmail.com Controversy-prone –or is it controversy-courting- Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi is at..

Enlist advisors for your startup wisely

Before extending an invitation to people outside your business to help you grow it, be sure to first think through a..