Gunmen kill Zamfara APC Governorship Aspirant Along Kaduna/Abuja Highway

Ahmad Ibrahim Gusau An APC governorship aspirant in Zamfara State in the 2019 governorship election, Alhaji Sagir Hamida, was killed by unknown gunmen on Sunday evening, a family source has confirmed. the deceased’s elder brother, Kabiru Hamida, said that Sagir was

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Stop Persecuting Us, Abia APGA Tells Ikpeazu

The All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, in Abia has charged the state government to focus its energy on infrastructure development and the payment of the arrears of salaries and pensions and stop hounding the opposition party. APGA gave the charge

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VON DG Pleads With Buhari Over Kanu

BY CALEB ISHAYA Mr Osita Okechukwu, a Chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC) has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to honour elder statesman Chief Mbazulike Amechi with the release of IPOB leader Nnamdi Kanu. Speaking with journalists in Abuja on

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My Escape From Boko Haram Captivity – Chibok Girl

BY CALAB ISHAYA, WITH AGENCY REPORT Joy Bishara, one of the lucky Chibok schoolgirls who escaped from Boko Haram captivity has recounted escape to freedom, saying she made a deal with God. Speaking at a press conference in Washington, DC.

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N6trn NDDC Funds: SERAP Sues Buhari Over Looters

Says audit report outweighs any considerations to withhold information BY CYRIL OGAR, ABUJA An advocacy group Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has filed a lawsuit against President Muhammadu Buhari, over failure to publish the names of those indicted in

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Karate Federation Holds Demonstration Tourney To Celebrate Goodluck Birthday

Karate Federation of Nigeria has staged a one day demonstration tournament to celebrate the former president Goodluck Jonathan who has been helping the game of karate in the country for years. The championship that held at the MKO Abiola stadium

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ITPN Set To Receive ISO 9001 Certificate From SON

Joel Ajayi  The Institute for Tourism Professionals of Nigeria (ITPN) is set to receive ISO 9001 Certification from the Standard Organization of Nigeria (SON) next week at the headquarters of the organization in Abuja. President of ITPN. Chief Abiodun Odusanwo

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#EndSARS: US Threatens To Halt Military Aid

BY JOEL AJAYI, WITH AGENCY REPORT  United States Government has threatened to stop rendering military assistance to Nigeria if the country is indicted in carrying out human rights abuses. It would be recalled that the Lagos State EndSARS panel had

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Need For Circumspection On Bail-Out Funds

President Muhammadu Buhari has again approved a fresh N656.11bn for another round of bailout to states recently, even when the last disbursement has not been accounted for by most, if not all the state governors, bringing to the fore the

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Telecommunication Shutdown: 544 Abductees Rescued – Matawalle

Sani Muhammad Sani Governor Bello Matawalle has revealed that the recent mobile communication shut down by his administration aimed at giving security personnel the leedway in fighting bandits is yielding fruits, disclosing that a total of 544 abductees were rescued

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