FG orders military to rescue abducted girls

By Lawrence Olaoye The expanded National Security Council meeting between President Goodluck Jonathan, state governors and the heads of the various security agencies and para-military organizations ended More...

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FG orders military to rescue abducted girls

By Lawrence Olaoye The expanded National Security Council meeting between President Goodluck Jonathan, state governors and the heads of the various security agencies and para-military More...

Northern govs dissect Nyako’s memo, insecurity

By Lawrence Olaoye &Mohammed Umar-Puma Northern state governors, under the aegis of the Northern State Governors Forum (NSGF), met yesterday in Abuja to review the state More...

BUK splashes N2.8m on NUGA contingent

The Vice-Chancellor, Bayero University Kano (BUK), Abubakar Rasheed, yesterday announced a cash reward of N2.8 million to the university’s contingent to the last Nigeria Universities More...

Edo APC leaders accuse Oshiomhole of hijacking party structure

From Osaigbovo Iguobaro, Benin Aggrieved leading members of All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday accused the Edi state governor, Comrad Adams Oshiomhole, of hijacking the More...

Giade LG Chairman not removed, says Bauchi PDP

From Ahmed Kaigama, Bauchi Bauchi state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has refuted the reports that its chairman of Giade Local Government Area, Alhaji Auwalu More...

Premier Cameron is playing with fire

When Politicians are buffeted by political pressures arising from effectual policies, they stirr local controversies or invent More...

Taraba’s Wukari on the boil again

Acting Governor Garba Umar of Taraba state has a lot of worrying to do, as it is, about his unfit boss, Danbaba More...

CBN encourages Niger State Govt to begin Cashless transactions

From Yakubu Mustapha,Minna The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has urged Niger state government to start...

Dangote, Iweala join TIME’s 100 most influential in the World

By Etuka Sunday Africa’s wealthiest man AlikoDangote and NgoziOkonjoIweala, Nigeria’s Finance Minister were on Wednesday named...

Thuraya partners Western Union on top-up prepaid SIMs

By Etuka Sunday Thuraya Telecommunications Company, a leading Mobile Satellite Services operator and The Western Union...

Nigerian Air Force at 50: The journey so far

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) recently celebrated its golden jubilee with activities which included prayers in More...

Niger hit by Nigeria’s Boko Haram fallout

By Thomas Fessy A member of a gang in Niger says Boko Haram Islamist militants from Nigeria regularly come across the..

Addressing the fears of Niger indigenes on road durability

The commissioning of face one of the ongoing 103 kilometre Lapai-Gulu-Muye road project by Niger state government has attracted the attention..

Man to spend 1 year in prison for stealing a bicycle valued at N120, 000

An Abuja Senior Magistrates’ Court yesterday sentenced one Sadey Anani, 30, to one year in prison for stealing More...

Traditional ruler challenges government, researchers on anti-malaria vaccines

The Emir of Bwari, Alhaji Musa Ijakoro, yesterday called on African heads of government to encourage researches in effective vaccines for..

Sarkin Pawa tasks FCTA on development

By Usaman Shuaibu The traditional Head of butchers (SarkinPawa) in the FCT, Alhaji Usman Datti, has called on the FCT Administration..

FA fines Mourinho, Ramires, Faria

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho, his assistant Rui Faria and midfielder Ramires have been charged by the Football Association for their actions..

Could period pain make you Stupid?

Period pain is a common problem for many women and is known to cause discomfort and, sometimes, nausea. But now, new..

Africa is refuting the usual economic pessimism

The terrorist bombing that killed 71 people in Nigeria’s capital Monday morning abruptly turned attention from what had been remarkable news...

If you’re pursuing one of these careers, you may want to think about changing your focus

It’s been said that if you’re not growing, you’re dying. Well, that seems true when it comes to careers, too. Unfortunately,..