Why Kano’s Deputy Governor Resigned

The Kano State Deputy Governor, Prof. Hafiz Abubakar, on Saturday tendered his letter of resignation to Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje amid political crisis. Abubakar’s notice of resignation was contained in a letter he wrote to Ganduje dated Aug. 4, 2018. The

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Kaduna APC Rejects Lifting Of Shehu Sani’s Suspension By Party’s NEC

The Kaduna State chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC) has rejected the lifting of the suspension of the senator representing Kaduna Central District in the National Assembly, Shehu Sani, by the National Working Committee of the party. In a

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Nine Corps Members Drown In Taraba During Picnic Party

Sudden increase in the volume of water in River Mayo Celbe, Taraba was responsible for the drowning of nine corps members who were swimming during a picnic party, the police said. The Taraba Police Command’s spokesman, ASP David Missal, who

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NPFL Players Unhappy With League Postponement

By Joel Ajayi Many players who plied their trade with Nigeria Professional Football League NPFL has expressed their displeasure over the indefinite postponement of League due to administrative dispute in Nigeria’s football governing body NFF. The NPFL that went on break on

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Omotola, Tonto Dikeh, Siasia Pledge Support In Fight Against Trafficking

Two Nollywood superstars, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde and Tonto Dikeh, on Saturday, pledged to support the fight against human trafficking. The superstars, along with former Super Eagle’s Coach, Samson Siasia, made the pledge after watching a novelty football match at Abuja National

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FG Pledges Quarterly Camping For AYG Medalists

By Joel Ajayi The Ministry of Youth and Sports has pledged to leverage on the success of Nigeria at the just concluded Africa Youth Games in Algeria by organizing quarterly camping for athletes that won medal in Algiers. Team Nigeria finish

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Man City Out-Class Chelsea In Community Shield

Reigning champions of the English Premier League, Manchester City overran Londoners, Chelsea FC in the community shield through Sergio Aguero’s double. The Argentine striker scored in each stanza of the game to give the citizen their first silverware in the

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Ex-AIG Decries Persistent Case Of Drug Addiction, Out Of School Children

By Yakubu Wuyep, Jos An elder statesman and former Assistant Inspector General ( AIG ) Rtd Turaki  Ali-Jos has decried the deplorably lost of morals and falling standard of education in Nigeria as he attributed the scourge to Parents, guardian,

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Official: Gombe Gov Dankwambo, Declares For Presidency

Gov. Ibrahim Dankwambo of Gombe has declared his intention to run for president in 2019 under the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) Dankwambo, who made the declaration on Saturday in Gombe, said his decision was based on calls from different quarters

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Top Wanted Boko Haram Leader Arrested

The Nigerian Army has announced the arrest of a top wanted Boko Haram suspect, Maje Lawan, at Banki, Borno. According to a statement by Texas Chukwu, the army spokesman, the suspect is believed to be number 96 on the wanted

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