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Group endorses Jonathan, Yuguda

Group endorses Jonathan, Yuguda

By Patience Ogbodo-Iwuagwu  / Correspondent, Bauchi   A group under the auspices of Bauchi Youth Control Centre, has described the endorsement of President Goodluck Jonathan by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)…

FG urged to increase funding of agric research, extension services

FG urged to increase funding of agric research, extension services

Chinwendu Nnadozie  / Snr Correspondent, Minna   Vice Chancellor of the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria Prof. Abdullahi Mustapha, has called on the Federal Government to increase the funding for agricultural…

Onu lend support to Al-Makura’s second term bid

Onu lend support to  Al-Makura’s second term bid

By Michael David / Special Correspondent, Lafia   A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and former governor of Abia State, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, has said that the recent impeachment…

Varsity to offer scholarship to brilliant students

The Federal University in Lafia, Nasarawa State, says it will sustain its scholarship scheme being offered to the best performing students of the institution. The Registrar of the institution, Mr…

Why I want to govern Kaduna, by Saheed

Why I want to govern Kaduna, by Saheed

For the former the Accountant General of Kaduna State, Alhaji Haruna Saheed, becoming the governor of the state is not just an aspiration but a desire to provide a honest,…

Al-Makura promises to complete Awe General Hospital

Al-Makura promises to complete Awe General Hospital

Governor Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has said that Awe General Hospital will be completed before the end of the year. Al-Makura gave the assurance in Awe Local Government Area…

When Yobe police sentised stakeholders on 2015 polls

When Yobe police sentised stakeholders on 2015 polls

By Mohammed Abubakar  /  Special Correspondent, Damaturu   It has been accepted all over the world that democracy is the best form of government. Elections are an important part of…

Dakingari wants more funds for education

Dakingari wants more funds for education

Kebbi State Governor, Usman Dakingari, has called on the Federal Government and TETfund to intervene in the education sector in the state. Dakingari made the call in Abuja on Monday…

Elders buy Senate forms for Suswam

Elders buy Senate forms for Suswam

Elders from the North East senatorial zone in Benue on Monday purchased both expression of interest and party nomination forms for Governor Gabriel Suswam at the state secretariat of the…

Police arraign man for aiding accused to jump bail

Police arraign man for aiding accused to jump bail

Police on Tuesday arraigned one Austine Agbakoba in a Grade One Area Court in Kubwa, Abuja, for aiding an accused person on trial to jump bail. Agbakoba, 59, a business man…

Al-Makura promises to complete Awe General Hospital

Al-Makura promises to complete Awe General Hospital

Governor Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has said that Awe General Hospital will be completed before the end of the year. Al-Makura gave the assurance in Awe Local Government Area…

Police arraign man for aiding accused to jump bail

Police on Tuesday arraigned one Austine Agbakoba in a Grade One Area Court in Kubwa, Abuja, for aiding an accused person on trial to jump bail. Agbakoba, 59, a business man…

Elders buy Senate forms for Suswam

Elders from the North East senatorial zone in Benue on Monday purchased both expression of interest and party nomination forms for Governor Gabriel Suswam at the state secretariat of the…

Dakingari wants more funds for education

Kebbi State Governor, Usman Dakingari, has called on the Federal Government and TETfund to intervene in the education sector in the state. Dakingari made the call in Abuja on Monday…

Borno CAN counsels FG on Boko Haram

Borno CAN counsels FG on Boko Haram

Borno State chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has advised the Federal Government to continue with the ceasefire agreement with the Boko Haram. Chairman of the association in…

Jigawa conducts free eye surgeries for 33,000 patients

Jigawa conducts free eye surgeries for 33,000 patients

Jigawa State Government said it has conducted free eye surgery for 33,000 patients with cataract infection in the last seven years in the state. State Commissioner for Health, Tafida Abubakar,…

Aliyu inaugurates caretaker panels for 25 councils

Aliyu inaugurates caretaker panels for 25 councils

By Chinwendu Nnadozie  / Snr Correspondent, Minna   Niger State Governor, Mu’azu Babangida Aliyu, has inaugurated caretaker committees for the 25 local government councils in the state with a warning to…

Court to hear case against Kaduna govt on Nov 24 suit

Court to hear case against Kaduna govt on Nov 24 suit

Justice Dogara Malam of Kaduna High Court 2 on Monday fixed November 24 and 25 for presentation of witnesses in a case instituted against the Kaduna State Government over alleged…

Katsina to train 15,000 farmers in modern agric

Katsina to train 15,000 farmers in modern agric

The Katsina State government will train 15,000 farmers in modern agriculture to boost food production, the Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Alhaji Musa Adamu, has said. Adamu said in…

2015: ‘Why we raised movement for Umar Nasko in Niger’

By Chinwendu Nnadozie  / Snr Correspondent, Minna   Niger State Commissioner for Budget and Deputy Chairman of the state Planning Commission, Yahaya Dan’salau, has explained the reason for the formation of…

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