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March 17, 2018 6:00 AM NJC names 60 new judges [SEE LIST]

The National Judicial Council (NJC) on Friday named 60 new judicial officers, including two state Chief Judges, for 25 states of the federation. Justices Danladi Muhammed, Fatima Ahmed Tafida and Bulila Ladukiya Ikharo (Adamawa State High Court); Bassey Bassey Nkanang and Uwem Freedom Ibritam (Akwa Ibom High Court); Josephine Mbayan Ayua (Benue High Court) 20

March 16, 2018 2:22 PM How man raped 3-year-old girl to death in Katsina

A 50-year-old man, identified as Sani has landed in prison custody for raping his neighbour’s three year-old-daughter to death in Katsina State. The incident happened in Funtua Local Government Area of the state when Sani allegedly lured the child to a nearby uncompleted building. He was said to have closed her mouth and raped her till she gave up the ghost 20

March 14, 2018 3:49 PM Petrol price drops to N173 in February – NBS

A report from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) reveals that the average price paid by consumer for Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) increased by 15.1 percent year-on-year in February 2018. According to the report, the average price also increased by -9.6% month-on-month to N172.5 in February 2018 from N190.9 in January 2018. NBS disclosed this in its Premium 21

March 13, 2018 1:52 PM Gov. Masari swears-in new Chief Judge

Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State, on Tuesday sworn-in Justice Musa Danladi as the new Chief Judge of the state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that this followed the retirement of Justice Abdullahi Yusuf from service after completing his tenure. Speaking at the swearing-in ceremony in Katsina, Masari said that the new Chief Judge was known 23

March 5, 2018 5:36 PM TCN announces boost in power supply nationwide

Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) says it has installed and energised new transformers and transmission lines in its substations in five states to improve electricity supply in the country. TCN said this in a statement issued by its General Manager, Public Affairs Mrs Ndidi Mbah in Abuja on Monday. She listed the lines to include: 1X60MWA power transformer 21

March 3, 2018 7:48 AM 2019: Jerry Gana, Adeniran, Orubebe, Turaki, others dump PDP for SDP

Baring any last minute change of mind, three chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are set to dump the former ruling party. Ex-Information Minister, Jerry Gana, ex-Education Minister Tunde Adeniran and ex-Niger Delta Minister Godsday Orubebe are moving to the Social Democratic Party (SDP) which is merging with the Peoples Redemption Party 32

February 27, 2018 2:37 PM Kwara Assembly Halts Pension For Ex-Govs, Deputies

The Kwara State House of Assembly on Tuesday passed an amendment bill halting payment of pension to former governors, deputy governors and other officers holding political offices after their tenure in office. The passage of the bill followed the consideration of the report of the House Committee on Establishment and Public Service at the Committee of the Whole 27

February 27, 2018 12:58 PM DSS arrests Suwe, Katsina Ala kidnap kingpin, others

The Department of State Services, DSS, has arrested Isaiah Suwe, a notorious kidnap suspect who allegedly masterminded heinous crimes in Katsina Ala, Benue state, including armed robbery, murder and cattle rustling. DSS spokesman, Tony Opuiyo said the arrest was made by a joint team of the service operatives and military at Takum in Taraba state 32

February 24, 2018 3:11 AM How Ekwueme helped in creating more states (2)

Alex Ekwueme’s committee on creation of more states worked in conjunction with another committee inaugurated in the National Assembly and headed by Alhaji Abubakar Tuggar of the House of Representatives and with Mr Bamidele Adewunmi as the Secretary. The supporting staff of the committee were Mr D.O. Enanya, Ladi Falade and Dr. A. Dada. The Committee 23

February 23, 2018 7:22 PM 28 players invited to Flying Eagles camp [See full list]

New head coach of the Flying Eagles, Paul Aigbogun, has invited 28 players to camp, ahead of the 2019 Africa U-20 Cup of Nations qualifying series. Aigbogun has included three players from the 2018 silver-winning African Nations Championships squad. All invited players are to arrive at the Serob Legacy Hotel, Wuye, Abuja between February 25 and 26 with their 23