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2019: What Buhari told us concerning his plans for re-election - Okorocha reveals

2019: What Buhari told us concerning his plans for re-election - Okorocha reveals

2019: What Buhari told us concerning his plans for re-election - Okorocha reveals
After mass sack, Plateau recruits 834 new teachers

After mass sack, Plateau recruits 834 new teachers

The Plateau state Government says it has recruited a total of 834 teachers for its primary and secondary schools. Chief Vonjen Lar, Chairman of the State Teachers Service Commission disclosed this in an interview.

After mass sack, Plateau recruits 834 new teachers
Yobe school attack: Buhari takes action; orders 3 ministers to visit state for on-site assessment

Yobe school attack: Buhari takes action; orders 3 ministers to visit state for on-site assessment

President Buhari has directed Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed and that of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama to visit Dapchi village, Yobe to assess the reported abduction of schoolgirls.

Yobe school attack: Buhari takes action; orders 3 ministers to visit state for on-site assessment
President Buhari approves $6.7bn for Ibadan-Kaduna railway project

President Buhari approves $6.7bn for Ibadan-Kaduna railway project

The Federal Executive Council (FEC), presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari approved 6.7billion dollars for the construction of Ibadan-Kaduna standard gauge railway project.This was on Wednesday, February 21.

President Buhari approves $6.7bn for Ibadan-Kaduna railway project
President Buhari increases Maritime University take off grant to N5b

President Buhari increases Maritime University take off grant to N5b

The National Universities Commission (NUC) on Wednesday, February 21 granted approval to the Maritime University, Okerenkoko, Delta, to begin undergraduate degree programmes from the 2017/2018 academic session.

President Buhari increases Maritime University take off grant to N5b
We welcome criticism from opposition based on facts - APC

We welcome criticism from opposition based on facts - APC

Malam Bolaji Abdullahi who is the national publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) says the party will welcome all criticisms from the oppositions based on facts. He accused the PDP of cooking up false stories.

We welcome criticism from opposition based on facts - APC
4 politicians who recently decamped from PDP to APC get confirmed as governor’s aides

4 politicians who recently decamped from PDP to APC get confirmed as governor’s aides

Zamfara House of Assembly on Wednesday, February 21 confirmed the appointment of five new special advisers to Governor Abdul’aziz Yari. Their confirmation followed a motion moved by the majority leader, Isah Abdulmumi.

4 politicians who recently decamped from PDP to APC get confirmed as governor’s aides
Abuja school thrown into mourning as two students die after eating biscuits at a party

Abuja school thrown into mourning as two students die after eating biscuits at a party

Two pupils of a school in Kubwa, Abuja have died after eating biscuits at a party organized by unknown persons. The deceased were both teenagers and the spokesman of the police command says no arrests have been made yet.

Abuja school thrown into mourning as two students die after eating biscuits at a party
Killings: CAN blows hot; sends strong message to FG concerning all security agencies

Killings: CAN blows hot; sends strong message to FG concerning all security agencies

Reverend Samson Ayokunle, President, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), has urged the Buhari-led federal government to overhaul the security agencies in the country for effective and efficient service delivery.

Killings: CAN blows hot; sends strong message to FG concerning all security agencies
2 men arraigned before magistrates’ court for breaking into state budget office

2 men arraigned before magistrates’ court for breaking into state budget office

Two men, Sunday Igili, 50, and Simon Akan, 40, who unlawfully broke into the Lagos state budget office through the ceiling of a toilet to steal, were on Wednesday, February 21, brought before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court.

2 men arraigned before magistrates’ court for breaking into state budget office
The annual loss of 9,028 policemen to retirement, dismissal, death affects our manpower - IGP reveals

The annual loss of 9,028 policemen to retirement, dismissal, death affects our manpower - IGP reveals

Ibrahim Idris, the Inspector General of Police (IGP), said that the force loses 9,028 officers to death, dismissal and retirement yearly. Idris made the disclosure at a meeting with police commissioners on Wednesday, February 21.

The annual loss of 9,028 policemen to retirement, dismissal, death affects our manpower - IGP reveals
We cannot allow teachers to keep harassing our children - Zamfara state House of Assembly decries a teacher's killing of a student

We cannot allow teachers to keep harassing our children - Zamfara state House of Assembly decries a teacher's killing of a student

The case of a teacher at Government Day Secondary School, Sankalawa in Bungudu local government area, Zamfara who allegedly flogged a student to death has been reported on Wednesday, February 21, by the state's House of Assembly.

We cannot allow teachers to keep harassing our children - Zamfara state House of Assembly decries a teacher's killing of a student
2019: Atiku is the best man for Nigerian Presidency - Group

2019: Atiku is the best man for Nigerian Presidency - Group

The Atiku global support group in Akwa Ibom on Wednesday, February 21, called on Nigerians to support former vice-president Atiku Abubakar in his desire to become the president of the country in 2019 presidential election.

2019: Atiku is the best man for Nigerian Presidency - Group
Yobe attack: There was no abduction of any school girl - Police

Yobe attack: There was no abduction of any school girl - Police

Abdulmaliki Sumonu, the Yobe commissioner of police, on Tuesday, February 20, said that there was no loss of live and abduction in the suspected Boko Haram insurgents attack on Government Girls College in Dapchi town.

Yobe attack: There was no abduction of any school girl - Police
Top traditional leader tells Buhari what to do ahead of 2019 election

Top traditional leader tells Buhari what to do ahead of 2019 election

Thanking the Lamido for his support, Buhari said that he had fulfilled major promises made to electorate during his political campaign. He said he was aware of the abandoned Chochi water and irrigation project in Yola.

Top traditional leader tells Buhari what to do ahead of 2019 election
Bauchi college set to clamp down on indecent dressing among students

Bauchi college set to clamp down on indecent dressing among students

Students of Bauchi State College of Education will be mandated to adhere to dress code, the school management has disclosed. According to the management of the institution, indecent dressing among students informed the decision.

Bauchi college set to clamp down on indecent dressing among students
Okonjo-Iweala gets another global appointment

Okonjo-Iweala gets another global appointment

Nigeria’s former minister of finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, was recently appointed into a High Level Group on Governance of the Commonwealth Secretariat.The ex-coordinating minister of the economy is among the seven-member group

Okonjo-Iweala gets another global appointment
Don't politicise farmers-herdsmen clash - Governor Bello says as army launches Operation Cat Race in Benue

Don't politicise farmers-herdsmen clash - Governor Bello says as army launches Operation Cat Race in Benue

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi appealed to Nigerians not to give political colouration to the recurring herdsmen/farmers clashes in Benue and some other states across the country. He said this during launching of Operation Cat Race

Don't politicise farmers-herdsmen clash - Governor Bello says as army launches Operation Cat Race in Benue
Just in: Tension in Bayelsa as local vigilante is allegedly shot by officials of NSCDC

Just in: Tension in Bayelsa as local vigilante is allegedly shot by officials of NSCDC

There was tension in the Ikarama area of Yenagoa local government area of Bayelsa state as youths protested following the alleged killing of a local vigilante member by a team of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps.

Just in: Tension in Bayelsa as local vigilante is allegedly shot by officials of NSCDC
Boko Haram launches deadly attack on government girls secondary school in Yobe

Boko Haram launches deadly attack on government girls secondary school in Yobe

Suspected Boko Haram members have attacked Government Girls Secondary School, Dapchi, in Burasari local government area of Yobe state. The attack was confirmed by the Yobe state commissioner of police, Abdulmaliki Sunmonu.

Boko Haram launches deadly attack on government girls secondary school in Yobe
Fake policeman arrested while collecting N15,000 bribe

Fake policeman arrested while collecting N15,000 bribe

The police arraigned a 34-year-old man, Prince Williams in a Wuse Zone 2 Magistrates’ Court, Abuja, for allegedly impersonating as a police officer. The prosecutor told the court that accused committed the offence on February 11.

Fake policeman arrested while collecting N15,000 bribe
The policies of your administration have transformed the lives of many Nigerians - Daura youths hail Buhari

The policies of your administration have transformed the lives of many Nigerians - Daura youths hail Buhari

Forty-six associations, under the aegis of the Daura Emirate Coalition of Progressive Youths, on Tuesday visited President Muhammadu Buhari in his Daura residence and pledged to fully support his fight against corruption.

The policies of your administration have transformed the lives of many Nigerians - Daura youths hail Buhari
Former PDP governor speaks after defection of 34,826 politicians to APC

Former PDP governor speaks after defection of 34,826 politicians to APC

The former governor of Niger, Dr Babangida Aliyu of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says that he has no intention of defecting to the APC. He said this in Minna following the defection of some politicians to the APC.

Former PDP governor speaks after defection of 34,826 politicians to APC
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