Kwankwaso, Ganduje set to hold parallel rally in Kano

Former Kano State Governor, Dr Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso and ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) under the leadership of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje are set to hold parallel political rally in Kano on January 30, Daily Trust learnt. The two separate events

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Buhari has performed below expectations — Obasanjo

(Full Statement) Special Press Statement By President Olusegun Obasanjo Since we are still in the month of January, it is appropriate to wish all Nigerians Happy 2018. I am constrained to issue this special statement at this time considering the

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Rangers target Katsina United scalp

By Taofeek Lawal, Abuja Former Nigerian league champions, Enugu Rangers International FC are set to continue with the form that saw it defeated eternal rivals, Heartland, as Katsina United come calling in a match Day 4 of 2017/2018 NPFL season

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‘Improved economy’ not telling on Nigerians – CISLAC

The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) has said that the reported improvement in the nation’s economy is still largely reflected in government figures and statistics and not having direct bearings on the citizenry. Executive Director of the centre Auwal

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BREAKING: World Cup is a do or die affair – Dalung

  By Taofeek Lawal, Abuja The Minister of Youth and Sports, Barrister Selcap Dalung, has stated that the Russia 2018 World Cup is going to be a do or die affair for Nigeria. Dalung stated this during the 2017 budget

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NFF blazes another trail with ‘The NFF Awards’

The Nigeria Football Federation has revealed plans for a first-ever awards ceremony organized by it to recognize and reward excellence in the Nigerian game. NFF 1st Vice President, Barrister Seyi Akinwunmi, who is chairman of the project, told dignitaries and media

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RUGIPO students disrupt examination over no school fees, no exam policy 

By Samuel Omoowa, Owo Pandemonium broke out in Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo as the students of the institution on Monday trooped out in their numbers to protest against the policy of no school fees, no examination by the management of

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BBOG: Ezekwesili, others arrested, released by Police

By Jonathan Ipaa, Abuja Former education minister and leader of the Bring Back Our Girls campaign (BBOG) Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, was on Tuesday arrested by the police in Abuja. An eyewitness reported that the police led by an assistant commissioner

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Zamfara Rep’s children abducted by 40 gunmen

In a commando–like manner, two grown up children of House of Representatives member Yahaya Chado (Maradun/Bakura Federal Constituency) of Zamfara state were abducted in the wee hours of yesterday. The police have launched investigation according to their Zamfara state spokesman

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Okun Yoruba of Kogi reject cattle colonies

The Okun Yoruba people of Kogi State under the auspices of the Okun Development Association (ODA) have rejected the proposal to establish cattle colonies for Fulani herdsmen in any part of their six local government areas. This position was reached

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