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Buhari mourns with Ezekwesili over mom’s death

President Buhari has sent condolence messages to former Minister of Education, Dr Obiageli Ezekwesili, over the death of her mother. The President admonished the former Minister, her family as well as the relatives and associates of the late Mrs. Cecilia Nwayiaka Ujubuonu, to take solace...

Sen. Ndume stands as surety for Maina’s bail application

Sen. Ali Ndume has stood as surety for Abdulrasheed Maina, ex-Chairman, Pension Reformed Task Team (PRTT), in his application to the Federal High Court, Abuja, to further varied his bail conditions. Counsel to Maina, Joe Gadzama, made this known, on Tuesday, while presenting another motion...

Reviving Kano economy post Covid-19

Salihu Tanko Yakasai THE sudden spread of the coronavirus from its initial epicenter of Wuhan, Hubei Province of China, to over 100 countries has had devastating consequences on the affected countries in addition to the huge human cost in the forms of morbidities and mortalities...

Seized property: Resign now, APC tells Bauchi governor

THE All Progressive Congress (APC) in Bauchi State has said reports of the seizure of a multi-million naira property allegedly linked to Governor Bala Muhammad by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) is enough reason for him to resign as...

BREAKING: Bayero University Kano, Professor Haruna Wakili is dead

The Deputy Vice Chancellor (Admin) Bayero University Kano, Professor Haruna Wakili is dead. He died at the age of 60 Saturday morning at the National Hospital in Abuja after a protracted illness. Our sources gathered that the late politicians would be buried in his home town...

How I was kidnapped by masked unknown gunmen – 90-year-old Nyako’s brother

Alhaji Dahiru Hammnyero, 90-year-old elder brother of former Adamawa State governor, Murtala Hammanyero Nyako, narrated his ordeal in the hands of young kidnappers who forced him to a three-and-a half-hour trek in the trenches. Alhaji Dahiru is the third victim of kidnap gangs in Mayobelwa...

Atiku congratulates Lamido of Adamawa on 10th anniversary

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has congratulated the Lamido of Adamawa, Alhaji Muhammadu Barkindo, on the occasion of his 10th anniversary on the throne. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Atiku, who holds the title of Waziri of Adamawa, is the second in...

Katsina state govt, World Bank Sign MoU to Tackle Malnutrition

By Francis Sardauna The Katsina State Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the World Bank to tackle the spate of severe acute malnutrition (SAM) currently bedevilling children in the state. The Commissioner for Health, Mr. Nuhu Yakubu Danja, stated this while in audience...

Police Arrest Leader of Northern Nigeria Coalition over Katsina Protest

The Chairman, Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG), Mr. Nastura Sharif, has been arrested by the police “in connection” with the protest against the massive killings in the north. The group held the protest on Tuesday in Katsina, the hotbed...

Arewa Youths Demands Urgent Actions on Service Chiefs, Insecurity in the North

It is on a sad note that this Coalition wishes to remind the Federal Government and Government at all levels, that the primary responsibility of government anywhere particularly the one that was democratically elected by voters is to protect the lives and property of...
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