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March 21, 2018 2:34 PM Fake Emir of Kano lands in prison

A Kano Senior Magistrates’ Court in Kano has remanded a 20-year-old student, Sultan Bello, in prison custody for impersonating the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammad Sanusi II. The accused, a resident of at Ja’oji New Court Road Quarters, Kano, is facing a three-count charge of impersonation, cheating and defamation of character. The Senior Magistrate, Hassan 15

March 19, 2018 4:06 PM Maryam Sanda’s murder trial: Drama as witness disappears in court

The trial of Maryam Sanda, the alleged killer of her husband, Bilyamin Bello, has taken a new twist as a prosecution witness disappeared after arriving in court on Monday. The late Bello was son of a former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Haliru Bello. The witness, Alhassan Abdulmumin, had arrived the court premises with the prosecution 15

March 16, 2018 5:58 AM Boko Haram planning to bomb Maiduguri – Police alert residents

The Borno State Police command on Thursday alerted residents of plans by Boko Haram insurgents to carry out bomb attacks in Maiduguri metropolis. The command warned residents to be vigilant and report any suspicious person or object to security agencies. Mr Ahmed Bello, the Assistant Commissioner of Police, who disclosed this in a statement issued in Maiduguri 17

March 14, 2018 3:09 PM Akpabio reveals how Kogi governor, Bello is making things difficult for youths

Godswill Akpabio, Senate Minority leader, on Wednesday berated the leadership style of Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello. Akpabio said the 42-year-old governor was creating an impression that elders should be recycled as leaders. He spoke on the floor of the senate while contributing to a debate on a motion sponsored by Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye 25

March 14, 2018 1:16 PM 6 arrested for attacking Governor Bello in Niger

The Niger State police have arrested six persons allegedly involved in attacking Governor Abubakar Bello at Bida town on Thursday, March 8. The Commissioner of Police in Niger, Mr Dibal Yakadi, confirmed the arrests to the News Agency of Nigeria, in Minna. It was gathered that Governor Bello had gone to assess the damage on Bida Old Market, which was burnt 24

March 8, 2018 2:08 PM Zamfara Governor’s media aide is dead

Malam Bello Samai’la, the Director-General, Media and Communications to Governor Abdul’aziz Yari of Zamfara, is dead. Bello died at his residence in Gusau at about 1:00am on Thursday and will be buries by 11:00 am. A statement by Ibrahim Dosara, the governor’s Special Adviser on Media, Publicity and Public Enlightenment, said the deceased had suffered 28

March 8, 2018 2:17 AM Lagos disowns nursing school admission advertisement

Lagos State Government has dissociated itself from advertisement on the Internet calling for application for admission into the state school of nursing. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Health, Dr. Modele Osunkiyesi, who made this known through a signed disclaimer notice to the public, said the advertisement was one the activities of unscrupulous 24

March 6, 2018 5:35 PM Gov Bello condemns attack on PDP Senator, supporters, orders arrest of culprits

​Kogi governor Yahaya Bello has directed the arrest of suspects ​who attacked some political leaders in Okene, Adavi and Okehi local government areas. In a statement in Lokoja on Tuesday, the governor said he would ensure that the perpetrators faced justice. The statement signed by ​his Chief Press Secretary, Mrs Petra Akinti–Onyegbule, condemned the attack 25

March 6, 2018 8:13 AM Industrial Court Judge, Lawal is dead

Presiding Judge of the National Industrial Court of Nigeria (NICN), Kaduna division, Justice Lawal Mani is dead. A family source, who confirmed the death to Daily Trust, said the deceased was buried in Kaduna on Sunday, according to Islamic rites. The judge was in charge of the case challenging Governor Nasir El-Rufai over the sack of 21,780 teachers 20

March 5, 2018 9:54 AM 2019: What will happen if Buhari does not seek re-election – Governor Bello

The Niger state governor, Abubakar Sani-Bello has warned that Nigeria’s economy will fall back into recession if President Muhammadu Buhari failed to contest for re-election in 2019. Sani-Bello, while advocating total support for the president’s re-election ambition come 2019, assured Nigerians that they will not regret re-electing Buhari into office 28