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January 15, 2019 10:39 AM Kano: Kwankwaso’s son-in-law, Yusuf dares Ganduje to probe his predecessor for corruption

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial candidate in Kano State, Engineer Abba Kabir Yusuf, has challenged Governor Abdullahi Ganduje to go ahead with his planned probe of ex-governor Rabi’u Kwankwaso. Yusuf, who was the Commissioner of Works during Kwankwaso’s tenure as governor, spoke yesterday during a radio programme in Kano. However, the PDP gubernatorial 40

January 10, 2019 7:19 AM Kwankwaso’s camp reacts to his probe by Ganduje over alleged corruption, diversion of govt funds

The Kwankwasiyya Movement in Kano has reacted to the probe of its leader and former governor of the state, Sen. Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, by his successor and incumbent governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje over alleged diversion of funds for a multi-million naira 5km road project during his tenure. Comrade Aminu Abdulsalam, a prominent member of the group and commissioner 25

January 8, 2019 7:31 PM Tension as MC Oluomo is stabbed during APC rally in Lagos

There is tension in some parts of Lagos State, after Musiliu Akinsanya, an official of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), popularly known as MC Oluomo, was stabbed in the neck during a rally organized on Tuesday, for the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Babajide Sanwo-Olu. Among those that were hit by the bullet 20

January 5, 2019 11:47 AM Hamza Abdullahi: Ganduje, Lamido, senators, monarchs present as late Kano gov’s corpse is buried

The remains of former Military Governor of old Kano State, late AVM Hamza Abdullahi, were laid to rest in Kano. Late Abdullahi’s corpse was received by Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Ganduje and Emir of Hadejia, Alhaji Adamu Maje and other top government functionaries around 8 p.m.‎ yesterday. The corpse was conveyed to Emir’s palace by a Nigeria 23

January 5, 2019 7:58 AM Fire razes 70 shops in Kure Market

Parts of the main market in Minna, Niger State, otherwise known as Abdulkhadir Kure Ultra Modern Market, was yesterday gutted by fire, with wares in no fewer than 70 shops burnt down. It was gathered that the fire gutted shops where clothing materials, palm and groundnut oil are being sold in the market. While the real cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained 24

December 17, 2018 4:26 PM Lunatic takes over Ekiti school, attacks teachers, pupils

Lives of teachers and pupils of AUD Primary School, Irona, Ado-Ekiti are under threat due to the activities of a lunatic that has turned the school to his abode. The lunatic chases pupil and throws stones at teachers anytime he sees them within the school premises. The mentally derailed man takes over ten blocks which he fills with huge refuse while 21

December 9, 2018 11:20 AM Jubril of Sudan: How Aisha, Yusuf exposed ‘cloned Buhari’ – Nnamdi Kanu

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, has revealed how the actions of family members of President Muhammadu Buhari, had backed the claim that the man in Aso Villa, is actually Jubril of Sudan. In a broadcast from Israel via Radio Biafra yesterday, Kanu said that the action of Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari and his son, Yusuf 28

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 35

December 5, 2018 1:43 PM Nigerian Navy promotes senior officers [See Full List]

The Nigerian Navy Board has approved the promotion of 87 senior officers to the ranks of Rear Admiral, Commodore, Captain and Commander. The service, in a statement by its spokesman, Commodore Ayo Olugbode on Tuesday, said among the newly promoted senior officers “are 10 Rear Admirals, 25 Commodores, 24 Captains and 28 Commanders.” The statement read: “The 10 Admirals 36

December 5, 2018 12:11 PM Dogara swears in three APC lawmakers

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has sworn in three lawmakers elected under the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, to the House. The oath of office was administered on the new lawmakers by the Speaker on Wednesday. The new members are: Yusuf Nuhu (Bauchi, Toro Federal Constituency), Tunji Olawuyi (Kwara, Irepodun/Isin/Oke 42