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Ex-DG commends Yuguda’s achievements

Ex-DG commends Yuguda’s achievements

By Patience Ogbodo-Iwuagwu / Correspondent, Bauchi   A former Director-General in the service of the Bauchi State Government, Alhaji Sabo Abubakar, has commended the Yuguda-led administration for the laudable achievements it…

NECO and high performance in SSCE exams

NECO and high performance in SSCE exams

Chinwendu Nnadozie/ Snr Correspondent, Minna   The recent release of the June/July results by the National Examination Council (NECO) with students that sat for the examinations performing better than all previous…

Niger govt completes N2.590b Shiroro bridge

Niger govt completes N2.590b Shiroro bridge

By Chinwendu Nnadozie- Snr Correspondent, Minna   The Niger State government has completed work on the N2.590 billion Shiroro bridge in the Shiroro Local Government Area, the state Commissioner for Works…

STF tortures artisan in Jos

•Alleges rifle theft  By Onoja Audu / Correspondent, Jos   A Jos South based artisan, Solomon Gyang, working  at the building material  market along Bukuru expressway, has been allegedly  tortured by…

PTDA introduces new technology for pensioners

By Chinwendu Nnadozie / Snr Correspondent, Minna   The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) said it has introduced online based technology that would end challenges faced by pensioners who are not…

Access to potable water remains paramount to FG – Ochekpe

By Onoja Audu Correspondent, Jos  Minister for Water Resources, Mrs. Reng Serah Ochekpe in Jos  reiterated Federal Government’s commitment  towards  providing  portable water to all citizens of the country. She…

Aliyu tasks FRSC, VIO on rickety vehicles

By Chinwendu Nnadozie Snr Correspondent, Minna The new Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Sector Commander (Niger State), Mr. Ugochukwu Ugbona, has been called upon to collaborate with the state Vehicle…

Achieving quality education in the North

By Patience Ogbodo-Iwuagwu Correspondent, Bauchi African Union Assembly passed a resolution in 1991 designating June 16 as a day to celebrate the African child  in commemoration of the 1976 protests…

Yuguda urges coexistence in Bauchi

By Patience Ogbodo-Iwuagwu Correspondent, Bauchi Bauchi State Governor, Isa Yuguda, has urged people of the state to always ensure peaceful co-existence among themselves, saying its the only way to ensure…

No zoning of political offices in Plateau, says Akun

By Onoja Audu Correspondent, Jos Former Deputy Governor of Plateau State and a governorship aspirant in the state, Chief Jethro Akun, has declared in Jos  that Governor Jonah Jang’s successor…

Suntai and politics of homecoming

Suntai and politics of homecoming

By Janet Audu  / Correspondent, Jalingo   On that fateful day of October 25, 2012, Governor Danbaba Danfulani Suntai of Taraba State in company of some his aides took off from…

Fresh attack in Nasarawa claims 10

Fresh attack in Nasarawa claims 10

By Michael David  /  Special Correspondent, Lafia   No fewer than 10 people were feared dead, many injured, while houses were set ablaze Tuesday morning when suspected Fulani gunmen raided…

Kaduna NYSC commissions skill acquisition centre

Kaduna NYSC commissions skill acquisition centre

By Juliet Oyoyo   / Special Correspondent, Kaduna National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Kaduna State has commissioned Skill Acquisition and Entrepreneurial Development (SAED) centre at its permanent secretariat, Ngwan-Rimi Kaduna.…

NUJ inaugurates Bauchi DAAR Communication chapel

By Patience Ogbodo-Iwuagwu  / Correspondent, Bauchi   Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) Bauchi State Council  has  formally inaugurated the DAAR Communication Chapel. While inaugurating the chapel on Tuesday, the state Chairman…

Masari laments Nigeria’s woes

•Rues non-election of credible leaders  By Bala Ibrahim / Special Correspondent, Katsina   Former speaker of House of Representatives, Aminu Bello Masari, has blamed Nigeria’s economic and insecurity problems to failure…

Aliyu laments plight of private sector

Aliyu laments plight of private sector

 •Seeks end to corruption By Chinwendu Nnadozie  / Snr Correspondent, Minna   The Governor of Niger State, Dr. Mu’azu Babangida Aliyu, has said that the only way to guarantee private sector…

The success story of Yobe Police Command

The success story of Yobe Police Command

By Muhammad Abubakar  / Special Correspondent, Damaturu   In the past, Yobe State had witnessed criminal activities ranging from killings and destruction of government facilities by armed bandits but with the…

Kaduna lawmakers deny plot to impeach speaker

Kaduna lawmakers deny plot to impeach speaker

By Juliet Oyoyo  / Special Correspondent, Kaduna   Kaduna State House of Assembly has denied the rumoured impeachment of its Speaker, Shehu Tahir. The House at the weekend rose from its…

UNICEF supports Sokoto on ‘Cash for girls’ education

By Yinka Shokunbi  / Group Life Editor   To boost the enrolment of the girl-child in schools in North-West Nigeria, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and Sokoto State government on…

Ebola: Confusion over school resumption in Nasarawa

By Michael David  /  Special Correspondent, Lafia   Nasarawa State Monday had a controversy over resumption of schools as Federal Government is working round the clock to ensure that the…

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