NORTHERN GOVERNORS LAMENT FRESH NASARAWA VIOLENCE

By TUNDE ADIGUN in Minna The Northern State Governors Forum (NSGF) has expressed shock and sadness at the reported killing of 59 persons in a fresh crisis between Eggon and…

2015: AJIMOBI IN BIG TROUBLE

  *2 Senators, 3 House of Reps. Members, 4 House of Assembly Members Ditch APC *Its good riddance, says party’s publicity scribe   The reelection plan of Oyo State Governor…

JUSTICE OPUTA IS DEAD

Former Justice of the Supreme Court of Nigeria, Chukwudifu Oputa is dead. He was aged 96 years. Justice Oputa was said to have suffered a stroke in February and had…

CHIBOK GIRLS: WAEC CHIEF INDICTS BORNO OFFICIALS

The Head of National Office of WAEC, Mr Charles Eguridu, says Borno government officials should be blamed for the abduction of school girls in Chibok. Eguridu spoke in Abuja at…

FIRST LADY: I’M READY TO HEAD TO CHIBOK FOR ABDUCTED GIRLS

The first lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, has promised to stage a protest match to Chibok, Borno, if the abducted schoolgirls were not released. Jonathan said this in Abuja after a…

BOKO HARAM ATTACK MAIDUGURI MILITARY BARRACKS

According to reports filtering in from Borno State, Boko Haram insurgents Saturday morning attacked a military barracks near the University of Maiduguri. It was learnt that the attackers tried to…

NYANYA VILLAGE HEAD DEMANDS MORE SECURITY

The Village Head of Nyanya in Abuja, Alhaji Haruna Shuaibu, on Friday, urged the Federal Government to deploy more security personnel to his domain to check the spate of bombings…

NEMA: 19 KILLED, 60 INJURED IN NYANYA BLAST

Head of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Abbas Idriss has disclosed that the death toll in Thursday night’s car bomb attack in Nyanya was 19 with more than 60…

FRESH EXPLOSION ROCKS NYANYA

Another explosion rocked Nyanya, a suburb of Abuja again on Thursday, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. A thick smoke bellowed out from the scene of the explosion, which…

ADAMU ATTAH, FIRST GOVERNOR OF KWARA, DIES AT 88

BAYO OYEWALE   The first civilian Governor old Kwara State, Alhaji Adamu Attah is dead The late ex-Governor died at his residence in the early hours of Thursday in Abuja…