We ll’ soon announce the date for schools resumption – Gov Badaru

  From Mika’il Tsoho, Dutse The Jigawa state government said, it will soon announced the date for schools resumption in the state. The state governor Alhaji Muhammad Abubakar Badaru dropped the hint yesterday during a media parley with journalists held…

Reps withdraw controversial National Water Resources 2020 Bill

By Christiana Ekpa The House of Representatives on Tuesday withdrawn its controversial National Water Resources Bill, 2020. The House was thrown into a turmoil on Tuesday, while considering a Matter of Privilege, raised by Rep. Benjamin Mzondu(PDP-Benue) to be heard…

FG urged to take traditional medicine practitioners along

  By Usman Shuaibu The Special Adviser to the leadership of the National Association of Nigeria Traditional Medicine Practitioners (NANTMP) FCT Chapter, Mr. Timothy Yakubu, has appealed to the Federal Government to carry the traditional medicine practitioners along in the…

Flood: ELIP lauds CBOs, philanthropists,Igbo for support to victims in Jigawa

From Mika’il Tsoho, Dutse The Exceptional Leadership and Integrity Promotion Initiative ELIP-Initiative formally known as Project Monitoring Partnership (PMP), has commended the efforts of self-help organisations, philanthropist, Igbo community and other citizens for the support and identification with victims of…

Northern group tongue-lashes NLC, TUC over suspension of strike

From: Femi Oyelola, Kaduna Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG), has strongly condemned the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) for betraying Nigerians by suspension of a planned mass action on Monday, September 28, 2020 to force the…

Military, vigilante operatives kill 2 bandits’, arrest 3 in Kaduna

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam The Nigerian military said its troops in conjunction with local vigilantes supported by close air support on 27 September 2020 killed 2 bandits and arrested 3 others. The military in a statement issued yesterday by Major…

IGP partners AUGF to curb fraud in governance

  By Tobias Lengnan Dapam The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Muhammed Adamu, has reaffirmed his commitment to the Federal Government’s efforts at curbing fraud, enhancing transparency and accountability in government. The IGP made this known during a courtesy call on…

Delta, Navy seek partnership on enforcement of environmental regulations

From: Nosa Akenzua, Asaba Delta State Government on Monday expressed its readiness to collaborate with the Nigerian Navy to enforce compliance of all environmental regulations in the state waterways. The State Chairman, Taskforce on Environment, Hon. Sylvester Oromoni disclosed this…

Bauchi Police arrest 5 armed robbery suspects

From Ahmad Mohammed, Bauchi Bauchi State Police Command has arrested five armed robbery suspects alleged terrorising Bauchi metropolis. DSP Ahmed Mohammad Wakil Police Public Relation Officer of the Command stated this yesterday in a statement distributed to reporters in Bauchi.…

Retired judges plead with Kogi gov on gratuities

rom Ahmad Ibrahim, Lokoja The immediate past Grand Kadi of Sharia Court of Appeal in Kogi State, Hon. Kadi Zakariya Muhammad has called on Governor Yahaya Bello to pay the gratuities of all retired judicial officers in the state, to…