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Jigawa govt earmarks N460m for Dutse great water project

The Jigawa State Government earmarked the sum of N460 million for the execution of the Dutse great water project.

Police uncover illegal firearm factory, arrest three suspects

The Commissioner of Police in the FCT, Sadiq Bello, said the Command has arrested three suspects in connection with an illegal firearm fabricating factory in Shenagu village near Zuba, FCT.

We deserve better services – Bank customers tell central bank

Bank customers in the country have called on the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to ensure commercial banks live up to their mandate of satisfying customers.

I worked with ‘area boys’ in Lagos for 10 years – Osinbajo

Wife of the Vice-President, Pastor Dolapo Osinbajo, has said that she spent about 10 years during her pastoral work under the notorious Lagos flyovers with ‘area boys’ in an effort to reshape their lives.

JAMB’s action on cut-off mark will undermine standards – Ezekwesili

A former Minister of Education, Mrs. Oby Ezekwesili, has said that the decision of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) to peg this year’s cut-off mark for admission into universities in the country to as low as 120 would worsen the already poor standard of education.

Lack of funds thwarts HIV/AIDS control in Jigawa

Lack of funds has been identified as a major hindrance affecting the conduct of HIV/AIDS test in the designated centres across Jigawa State.

Man sentenced to six strokes of cane for attempted theft

Karmo Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, on Tuesday ordered the flogging of a 32-year-old Nuhu Ahmed for an attempted theft.


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Bishop John Oyejola urges priests to be watchful, enduring, dedicated to God

The Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Osogbo, Most Rev. John Oyejola, has urged priests to be watchful, endure all afflictions and be dedicated to God’s work.

Why I am called Baba Cucumber – Governor Ishaku

He said he earned the name “Baba Cucumber” as a result of his huge developmental efforts in the agricultural sector, through the Green House project which was commissioned alongside other projects by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on August 24.

NYCN to begin campaign against monkeypox Monday

The National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) will, on Monday, Oct. 23, commence a nationwide awareness campaign against Monkey pox disease, its National President, Malam Murtala Garba, has said.

Over 8m PVCs yet to be collected – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has revealed that over eight million printed Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) are still waiting for collection by their respective owners.

Governor Ortom enjoins electorate to register, obtain voter cards

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has advised those who were yet to register and obtain their permanent voter cards in the ongoing continuous voters registration exercise to do so before the allotted time for the exercise elapsed.

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Manchester United’s Romelu Lukaku not worried over record against ‘Big Six’

Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku has brushed off criticism over his poor record against the Premier League’s “Big Six” after a missed chance against Liverpool cost his side a potential win.

EFCC nabs federal pay officer for alleged diversion of N1.8 million

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it has arrested the Federal Pay Officer in Uyo, Akwa Ibom, for alleged diversion of N1.8 million.

Senator Utazi hails Governor Ugwuanyi for keeping his social contract with Enugu people

The senator representing Enugu North Senatorial District in the Senate, Senator Chukwuka Utazi, has commended Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State for keeping faith with the social contract he entered with the people of the state during his campaign in 2015.

Nigerian military exonerates self from massacre of 29 in Plateau

The Commander of Operation Safe Haven in charge of Security in the state, Major General John Atolagbe, has debunked the insinuation that the military aided the attack in Irigwe, Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State that claimed 29 lives.

Michael Appleton makes winning start to Leicester stint

Leicester City won 2-1 at Swansea City on Saturday in their first match since the dismissal of manager Craig Shakespeare.