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Mustapha Jokolo: I’m not desperate for Emir of Gwandu stool

Deposed Emir of Gwandu, ‎Alhaji Mustapha Jokolo, said he was not desperate for the stool amidst legal theatrics militating against his re-instatement.

Emir of Gwandu stool: Supreme Court shifts appeal against Jokolo’s reinstatement to Feb. 2019

The cobwebs of legal theatrics against the reinstatement of Alhaji Mustapha Jokolo as Emir of Gwandu continued, on Monday, in Abuja, where the Supreme Court adjourned proceedings in the appeal filed by the sitting Emir, Alhaji Muhammad Bashar, to February 5, 2019.

20 Zamfara communities fleeing for fear of bandits attack – emir

No fewer than 20 communities in Anka Local Government Area of Zamfara State have been deserted to avoid being attacked by bandits.

Zamfara: Residents flee communities for fear of attack

Residents of no fewer than 20 communities in Anka Local Government Area of Zamfara State have fled their homes to avoid being attacked by bandits.

Again over 30 buried in Zamfara following gunmen attack

More than 30 persons were on Thursday buried in Bawan Daji village of Anka Local Government Area of Zamfara, following a gunmen attack on the village.

2019: Taraba monarch urges youths to register for PVCs

Chairman of Taraba State Council of Chiefs and Aku Uka of Wukari Kindom Dr Shekarau Angyu Masa Ibi, on Wednesday, urged thousands youths in the state to go and register to obtain the Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) so that they could participate actively in the forthcoming general elections in the country.

We will bring total peace in Zamfara – Council of Chiefs

Zamfara state Council of Chiefs has vowed to partner with stakeholders in bringing total peace in the state.

Insecurity in the North a major challenge – Governor El-Rufai

Gov. Nasiru El-Rufa’i of Kaduna State has described insecurity in the northern region as a major challenge that require the involvement of the region’s leaders for solution.

IGP Ibrahim Idris apologises to Benue people over ‘communal crisis’ comment

The Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris, Wednesday apologized to Benue people over the comment he made wherein he referred to the killings in Benue state as a fallout of a “communal crisis.”

Governor Bagudu, Emir Gwandu give out 4 female orphans in marriage

Governor Abubakar Atiku Badugu of Kebbi State and Emir Gwandu, Alhaji Muhammadu Illiyasu Bashar, have gave out four female orphans of the State Government Orphanage Home in marriage.

Foundation raises N91 million for vulnerable persons in Zamfara

Anka Emirate Foundation in Zamfara on Saturday realised N91 million for education and empowerment programmes for orphans, less privileged,

Rivers community tackles APC over attack on monarch

The Council of Chiefs of Koniju Town in Okrika local government area of Rivers State, have condemned what they described as derogatory statement against the Paramount Ruler of Okochiri community, King Ateke Michael Tom by the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Rivers community threaten to sue APC over attack on King Ateke Tom

The Council of Chiefs of Koniju Town in Okrika local government area of Rivers State have threatened to sue the All Progressives Congress (APC) over alleged derogatory statement against the paramount ruler of Okochiri community, King Ateke Michael Tom.

Community disowns ex-minister Tonye Graham-Douglas, 5 others over suspension of monarch

Crisis is brewing in Abonnema Community in Akuku-Toru Local Government Area of Rivers State following the purported suspension of the monarch of the community, the Amayanabo of Abonnema, King Disrael Gbobo Bobmanuel, as the Chairman, Council of Chiefs by some chiefs led by former Minister of Aviation, Alabo Tonye Graham-Douglas.

Community suspends monarch over alleged witchcraft

The traditional heads of Abonemma community in the Akuku-Toru Local Government Area of Rivers State have suspended the Amanyanabo of Abonnema, King Disrael Gbobo Bobmanuel, as the Chairman, Council of Chiefs.

Supreme Court adjourns appeal against Jokolo’s reinstatement as Emir of Gwandu

The Supreme Court on Monday adjourned until April 28 to hear an appeal filed against the reinstatement of Mustapha Jokolo as Emir of Gwandu.

Benue govt, herdsmen reach deal on deadline for anti-gazing law

Stakeholders in Benue on Monday agreed to begin the implementation of the 2017 Anti-Open Grazing Law in November.

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