Gumi Establishes School For Bandits

Insists education, amenities key to stopping banditry Seeks partnership with FG, States, LGs BY CALAB ISHAYA Fiery Muslim cleric Ahmad Gumi, has established a school for bandits known as Sheikh Uthman Bin Fodio Centre, located at Kagarko Grazing Reserve near

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Witchcraft: Taking A Nation Hostage

BY SAMAILA ISHAKU When it comes to the issue of witchcraft or wizardry, depending on the choice of word by the user are just the same. But not recognised or captured in the nation’s law books as a crime that

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Power: On The NDA Madness And Niger Banditry

Nigeria is still battling banditry despite government’s efforts to address the menace. Nearly everywhere is scathed by lecherous gunmen. Most states are suffering terribly from the repressive twinges of brigands who kidnap an array of hapless Nigerians in carefully camouflaged

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TETFund Reveals Why Fresh Promotion Exams Was Conducted For Staff

Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu The management of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) says it conducted a fresh promotion examination for its senior staff after a review and directive by the Federal Ministry of Education. TETFund’s Acting Director, Public Affairs, Abdulmumin Oniyangi,

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Averting Another ASUU Strike

In a fresh jolt, the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has announced it would embark on another round of industrial action following the government’s lack of transparency in the implementation of the Memorandum of Action ,MoA, it signed with

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Gas Explosion Kills Many In Lagos

Tragedy has struck at Ojekunle Street, Papa Ajao area of Lagos, on Tuesday, November 16, residents woke up to witness a disaster of gas explosion, which occurred around 8am where many lives were feared dead and a lot of people

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Group Warns Saboteurs Against Creating Fuel Scarcity

By Joel Ajayi  A group with the name PMB Oil & Gas Progress  (POGP), has called on Nigerians to disregard any news on purported increase in petroleum price or fuel supply shortage. In a statement signed by the coordinator, Mallam Abdullahi

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Akwa Ibom Begins Clampdown As Igbo Traders Take Over Businesses Space

BY INIOBONG SUNDAY, UYO Akwa Ibom state government has expressed worry over the proliferation of petty businesses which have altered the aesthetic profile of Uyo, the state capital and threatened its status as one of the cleanest in the country.

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