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Yayale Ahmed has all it takes to govern Bauchi – PDP chieftain

Yayale Ahmed has all it takes to govern Bauchi  – PDP chieftain

By Patience Ogbodo-Iwuagwu / Correspondent, Bauchi   A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bauchi State, Alhaji Muhammadu Danladi Maiauduga, has said former Secretary to Government of the Federation, Alhaji…

Borno must go PDP in 2015, says Wakil

Borno must go PDP in 2015, says Wakil

Minister of State for Power, Alhaji Mohammad Wakil, has expressed optimism that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would win Borno State in the 2015 governorship polls, going by recent developments.…

Insurgency: UN Child Right Convention, Yobe children and Western education

Insurgency: UN Child Right Convention, Yobe children and Western education

By Mohammed Abubakar /  Special Correspondent, Damaturu   THE Child Right Convention (CRC) was adopted by the United Nations (UN) Assembly on November 20, 1989 and came into force on September…

Ice block sellers in Kano complain of low sales due to harmattan

Ice block sellers in Kano have complained over low patronage due to the current change in weather, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. Some of the ice block sellers…

What el-Rufai’ll do for Kaduna if he becomes Gov, by Uba Sanni

What el-Rufai’ll do for Kaduna if he becomes Gov, by Uba Sanni

Mallam Uba Sanni was a one time Special Assistant to ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo on Public Affairs. In this interview with Special Correspondent Juliet Oyoyo, he spoke on issues concerning the…

‘I’m going into House to introduce legislations on peace, unity of Nigeria’

‘I’m going into House to introduce legislations on peace, unity of Nigeria’

A House of Representatives aspirant in Sokoto State, Alhaji Al-Mustapha Ibrahim, has promised to introduce legislations that will ensure the peace, unity and progress of Nigeria. “The unity of Nigeria…

Bauchi HoS counsels ATBU students against partisan politics

By Patience Ogbodo-Iwuagwu  / Correspondent, Bauchi   Bauchi State Head of Civil Service, Mr. Abdon Dalla Gin, has enjoined charged students of Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU), Bauchi, to desist from partisan…

Inter–Party Advisory Council elects officers in Kaduna

By Juliet Oyoyo  / Special Correspondent, Kaduna   In line with the directive of the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC), Kaduna State chapter of Inter–Party Advisory Council (IPAC) has elected its executive…

Abdulkarim inaugurates Milgoma-Bagarawa-Saulawa-Zangalawa road

Sokoto State Government has said it has spent over N50 billion to construct over 2,000 kilometres of road network across the state in the last seven years. Governor Aliyu Wamakko…

Northern group rallies support for Jonathan

Northern group rallies support for Jonathan

 By Juliet Oyoyo / Special Correspondent, Kaaduna   A group under the auspices of Continuity Mandate Group (CMG), Kaduna chapter, has asked the North to wait until 2019 when the South-South…

Women group canvasses prayers to end insurgency

Women group canvasses prayers to end insurgency

 By Juliet Oyoyo /  Special Correspondent, Kaduna   A Non-governmental organisation, the Women Wing of the Christian Association of Nigeria (WOWICAN), has reiterated its commitment to continuously seek the face…

VP’s wife gets commendation for helping under privileged

VP’s wife gets commendation for helping under privileged

Juliet Oyoyo /  Special Correspondent, Kaduna   The wife of the Kaduna State Governor, Hajia Fatima Mukhtar Ramalan Yero, has applauded the wife of the Vice President, Hajia Amina Namadi…

Bauchi youth want Jonathan to release FCT Minister for guber race

Bauchi youth want Jonathan to release FCT Minister for guber race

By Patience Ogbodo-Iwuagwu / Correspondent, Bauchi   Youth Leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ningi Local Government of Bauchi State Nura Danmai-Sharia, has called on President Goodluck Jonathan to release…

Emir assures Bauchi Radio of support

By Patience Ogbodo-Iwuagwu / Correspondent, Bauchi   The Emir of Bauchi, Alhaji Rilwanu Suleiman Adamu, has assured Globe FM Radio station in Bauchi of his continued support and cooperation towards achieving…

KEDC distributes free 40,000 pre-paid meters to Kaduna communities

Juliet Oyoyo /  Special Correspondent, Kaduna   Some selected communities in Kaduna have given free 40,000 units of pre-paid meters by Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company (KEDC). The meters were given…

Borno vigilantes seek permission to go after Boko Haram

Borno vigilantes seek permission to go after Boko Haram

Residents of Borno on Friday appealed to the state government to enlist the services of local hunters and in liberating towns captured by the Boko Haram insurgents. A cross-section of…

Security agencies want CCTV cameras installed in Yobe schools

Security agencies want CCTV cameras installed in Yobe schools

The military, police and State Security Services (SSS) in Yobe have stressed the need to install Close Circuit Television (CCTV) cameras to monitor movements in schools. National Orientation Agency (NOA)…

Police arraign woman, 49, for deformation in Abuja

Police arraign woman, 49, for deformation in Abuja

The police on Thursday arraigned one Mariam Ikunaya, 49, of Efab Estate, Abuja, in a Wuse Zone 2 Senior Magistrate’s Court for criminal intimidation, wrongful restrain and defamation of character.…

Jigawa varsity matriculates 774 pioneer students

Jigawa State University, Kafin-Hausa, has matriculated 774 pioneer students into various degree programmes in the institution. University’s Vice Chancellor,  Prof Abdullahi Ribadu, said 139 students were admitted into the Faculty of…

Fire razes Kano market

An early morning fire on Friday destroyed goods worth millions of naira at the popular Singer Market located on Ado Bayero road in Kano city. Acting Director of the State…

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