Police to recruit 31 000 personnel

The Inspector General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris, has said they would recruit 31 000 personnel annually to address the problem of shortage of manpower in the force. IGP revealed this on Thursday during the official commissioning of the Nasarawa

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‘Buhari is APC’s only choice in 2019’

A chieftain of All Progressives Congress, Mr.Preye Aganaba, has said that the party has no choice than to present President Muhammadu Buhari to Nigerians for re-election in 2019. Aganaba, who was a Senatorial candidate on the platform of the party

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‘Lagos, Abuja are part of Biafraland’ – MASSOB

The leader of the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra, Comrade Kingsley Madu, on Thursday, declared that Lagos, Nigeria’s capital territory, Abuja, and other cities where Igbos reside and own major investments are all part of

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Outspoken Tanzanian opposition lawmaker Lissu shot, wounded in capital city

A prominent opposition figure in Tanzania was shot near his home in the capital, a government official said on Thursday, in an attack that shocked the East African nation known for its relative peace and stability. Lawmaker Tundu Lissu of

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Goodluck Jonathan is an embarrassment to the Ijaw nation.

The Ijaw Liberation front, wishes to use this medium, to advise former President Goodluck Jonathan, to stop his continued public dance of shame, and concentrate his energy, on telling Nigerians, his role, in the unprecedented monumental corruption, witnessed under his

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Nigerians attack IGP after police commission clears Senator of alleged desertion

A group of Nigerians has asked the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to submit himself for investigation over the allegation of corruption against him by a senator, Isah Misau‎. The group made the call after the Police Service Commission clarified

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Buhari, APC side-lined me after I helped win 2015 elections

A former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, on Wednesday said he had been side-lined by President Muhammadu Buhari’s government which he said he helped into power in 2015. Mr. Abubakar’s accusations at the government came same day one of Mr. Buhari’s

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Farmers predict bumper harvest as prices drop

Prices of some food items in some states of the North-East have dropped slightly as farmers anticipate bumper harvest this year, a survey by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) has indicated. NAN checks in Borno, Gombe, Bauchi, Adamawa and

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26 ships with petroleum products, food items, to arrive Lagos ports

Twenty six ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos from Sept. 7 to Sept. 23. The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) stated this in its publication, `Shipping

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Lassa fever cases reported in 19 states

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control on Thursday confirmed at least one reported Lassa fever case in each of 19 states in the current outbreak which started in December 2016. The development was published in a report on NCDC’s website.

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