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October 14, 2018 12:50 PM Police in Zaria nab 20-year-old kidnapper, murder suspect

A twenty-year old Ahmed Abdullahi of Hayin Gada, Zabi, Sabon Gari Local Government Area of Kaduna State has allegedly kidnapped and killed his neighbour, a 14-year old Mohammed Bello after collecting Sixty Thousand Naira (N60,000.00) from the family for the release of the kidnapped boy. Narrating the incident to journalists, the father of the deceased 23

October 4, 2018 3:07 PM APC primaries: Okorocha speaks after governors’ meeting with Buhari

The Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha on Thursday said the meeting between state governors and President Muhammadu Buhari centred around the controversies trailing the All Progressives Congress, APC, primaries. Recall that some governors on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, namely Abiola Ajimobi (Oyo), Ibikunle Amosun (Ogun), Rochas 33

September 18, 2018 5:41 AM Libya vs Nigeria: 2019 AFCON qualifier moved to Tunisia

The Super Eagles will now face Libya in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying fixture on October 14, at a yet to be named venue in Tunisia. According to a report in the Libyan Observer, the idea of playing the game in Algeria was put forward by head coach of the team, Adil Amrouche. Amrouche, who is an Algerian by birth, was hoping to gain public support 21

September 15, 2018 6:57 AM Zainab Ahmed: 8 things you need to know about Kemi Adeosun’s replacement

Her appointment followed the resignation of Kemi Adeosun on Friday, September 14 over a NYSC certificate scandal. After accepting Adeosun’s resignation, Buhari appointed Ahmed to oversee the ministry with immediate effect. Before her new appointment, she was the State Minister, Budget and National Planning of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. 2. She obtained 25

September 15, 2018 6:01 AM El-Rufai makes new appointment

Governor of Kaduna State Nasir El-rufai has approved the appointment of AIG Mohammed Murtala Abbass as Special Adviser in Security/Coordinator, Operation Yaki. This was contained in a statement issued to newsmen in Kaduna on Friday and signed by the Samuel Aruwan, Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Media and Publicity. According to the statement 26

September 12, 2018 8:38 PM FEC inaugurates panel to investigate Abuja tremor

The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday set up a ministerial committee to investigate the tremor witnessed in some parts of Abuja last week. The FEC meeting presided by President Muhammadu Buhari, was the first since the President returned from the Forum of China-Africa Cooperation held in Beijing,China. The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory 21

September 10, 2018 9:07 PM Popular Islamic Scholar, Sheikh Baba-Tune is dead

A renowned Kaduna based Islamic Scholar, Sheikh Abubajar Usman Baba-Tune is dead. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the scholar died on Monday evening following an illness. Malam Yusuf Arrigassiyu, Sole Administrator of Shehu Idris College of Health Science and Technology Makarfi, Kaduna State, confirmed the death to NAN in Kaduna 26

September 10, 2018 8:24 AM IMN calls for release of Zakzaky, wife, others after 1000 days in detention

Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, have called on the federal government for the release of their leader, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky after 1000 days in detention. In a statement shared to the public by members of the Movement, Sheikh Abdulhamid Bello Zaria, IMN called for the immediate release of the leader and his wife. “On a final note, we reiterate 19

August 31, 2018 8:37 AM Lagos PDP: Aggrieved members drag Secondus, Salvador to court

Some members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Lagos State, yesterday, dragged the National Chairman of the party, Uche Secondus and the erstwhile state chairman, Moshood Salvador to the state High Court, accusing them of infractions on the PDP constitution. Joined in the suit marked LD/2753GCM/2018 and filed before the court by Barrister O. J. Osinowo 32

August 24, 2018 7:08 PM Why I killed Ekiti monarch – Suspect

The suspect, who allegedly stabbed the traditional ruler of Odo Oro Ekiti, Oba Gbadebo Ogunsakin to death, has confessed to the crime. The 40-year-old Omonoyi Ademola, who was said to be mentally unstable before the crime, said he never knew the Oba would die. He claimed that the late Oba first attacked him when he visited the palace to pass important 28