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December 13, 2018 3:47 PM APC candidate kidnapped in Nasarawa regains freedom

The Nasarawa State Police Command has confirmed the release of David Ayele, the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for Obi II state constituency in the 2019 election, abducted on Sunday in Lafia. The politician was abducted by gunmen at his Lafia residence around Tudun Kauri around 8:00pm on Sunday. Speaking on his release, the command`s spokesman 26

December 8, 2018 10:54 AM Buhari approves appointments of nine Permanent Secretaries

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of nine new Permanent Secretaries in the Federal Civil Service. This was contained in a statement signed by the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita. The list of the successful Federal Permanent Secretaries and their states of origin are as follows: Dr. Bakari Wadinga 30

December 4, 2018 6:59 AM 2019: Deji Adeyanju finally released

Deji Adeyanju, the Convener of Concerned Nigerians, a civil society organisation, has been released. Adeyanju was picked up alongside two others by armed policemen stationed in front of the Force Headquarters in Abuja and was consequently charged to court. The former PDP Social Media Director was summarily arraigned alongside Daniel Abobama and Boma Williams 25

December 3, 2018 2:40 PM Nasarawa assembly confirms 11 commissioner nominees

The Nasarawa State House of Assembly has confirmed the 11 commissioner nominees submitted to the assembly for screening and confirmation. The screened and cleared nominees include Hajiya Halima Jabiru, Salisu Abubakar Haske, Victor Terrah, Musa Suleiman, Hajiya Jamila Sarki , Mrs Mary Enwongulu, Dr Roseline Kela and Hajiya Sa’adatu Yahaya, Hudu yamba 27

November 29, 2018 8:11 PM ‘You misled us’ – Taraba APC governorship aspirants tell peace committee

Eight members of the All Progressives Congress (APC), who participated in the party’s governorship primary election in Taraba State, have accused the reconciliation committee of misleading them. The aspirants, who were invited to present their grievances to the party’s reconciliation committee sitting in the Adamawa State capital, Yola, complained that they were told the reconciliation 28

November 28, 2018 4:42 PM Why APC won’t survive after Buhari’s exit from power – Aggrieved members

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently the rallying point for most members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and unless the party reforms the way it does things, particularly its conduct of primary elections and make such elections transparently credible, the party may not survive Buhari’s presidency, some members of the party said Wednesday 26

November 27, 2018 3:56 PM Gov. Al-Makura names 11 commissioner-nominees

Gov. Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State, on Tuesday, submitted 11 nominees to the state House of Assembly for confirmation as commissioners and members of the state executive council. Alhaji Ibrahim Balarabe-Abdullahi, Speaker of the House, announced this during plenary in Lafia, after the Majority Leader of the House, Tanko Tunga (APC-Awe North), read the Governor’s 30

November 27, 2018 9:10 AM Sultan reveals strategies for peaceful co-existence between Christians, Muslims in Nigeria

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has given an insight into strategies that will ensure peaceful coexistence between Christians and Muslims across Nigeria. This was as he urged teachers of Islamic Studies to devise strategies on how to ensure peaceful coexistence between Muslims and Christians. Speaking at the International Conference 27

November 24, 2018 6:17 AM 2019 Presidency: APC warns PDP over negative propaganda against Buhari

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Support Group, has warned the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, against sponsoring negative propaganda against the president ahead of the 2019 general elections. Mr Kassim Kassim, the National Secretary of the group, issued the warning in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Abuja 49

November 15, 2018 1:39 PM Catholic priest dies in auto crash year after ordination

The Assistant Parish Priest of Queen of Apostles Catholic Church, Shinge, Lafia, Rev. Fr Hosea Jatau Titus, is dead. The cleric reportedly died in an auto crash along Kwandere – Keffi road, Nasarawa State. DAILY POST gathered that Titus had few days before his death celebrated one year in the priesthood. However, reacting to the development, friends 42