Category: News

FG inaugurates governing councils of 13 universities

Suleiman Idris- July 13, 2020

The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, has inaugurated the governing councils of 13 federal universities in the country. Adamu, during the inauguration in Abuja ... Read More

Minna City Gate-Chanchaga Road rehabilitation work kicks off

Suleiman Idris- July 13, 2020

The Niger State Government has flagged off the rehabilitation of the Minna City Gate-Chanchaga Road despite the economic crisis facing the Country. The rehabilitation work ... Read More

Niger Assembly summons commissioners, others over COVID-19 response

Suleiman Idris- July 13, 2020

The Niger State House of Assembly Ad-hoc Committee on COVID-19 has directed that the chairman and all members of the state Taskforce Committee on COVID-19 ... Read More

EFCC urges court to deny popular social media influencer, Adeherself, bail

Suleiman Idris- July 13, 2020

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) has urged an Ikeja Special Offences Court to deny popular social media influencer, Adedamola Adewale, bail.   The ... Read More

Malami gives Sahara Reporters 7-day ultimatum to retract libelous, defamatory publications against him

Suleiman Idris- July 13, 2020

The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, on Monday advised Sahara Reporters to within seven days retract all libelous, defamatory publications ... Read More

Court of Arbitration of Sport Overturns Manchester City Ban

Tanimu- July 13, 2020

Manchester City’s two-year ban from European football has been overturned by the Court of Arbitration of Sport (CAS), the Lausanne based court said on Monday. ... Read More

Manchester City’s ban from European football overturned – CAS

Olisa- July 13, 2020

Manchester City’s two-year ban from European football has been overturned by the Court of Arbitration of Sport (CAS), the Lausanne based court said on Monday. ... Read More

COVID-19: Nigeria adopts 16 International Standards on essential electro-medical equipment- SON

Suleiman Idris- July 12, 2020

The Nigerian National Mirror/Technical Committee on Electromedical Equipment will adopt 16 International Standards on essential electro-medical equipment. Mr Osita Aboloma, the Director-General, Standards Organisation of ... Read More

Ganduje lauds FG over power upgrade in Kano

Suleiman Idris- July 12, 2020

‎Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has commended the Federal Government for the installation of a power sub-station at the Bichi Local Government Area of ... Read More

Kano Govt, Malaria Consortium to spend N3 bn on prevention campaign

Suleiman Idris- July 12, 2020

Kano State Government in partnership with the Malaria Consortium have earmarked about N3 billion for malaria prevention activities in the state. Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje, made ... Read More

NHRC, Police partner to tackle rape, other SGBV cases

Suleiman Idris- July 12, 2020

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) and the Nigerian Police Force (NPF) on Monday agreed to collaborate in the fight against rape and other Sexual ... Read More

Lagos state COVID-19 mortality rises to 185

Suleiman Idris- July 12, 2020

Akin AbayomiLagos State Commissioner for Health The Lagos State Government says it has recorded three new COVID-19 related deaths, raising the number of COVID-19 related ... Read More

Cash transfer: FG disburses N349.5m to beneficiaries in Kaduna

Suleiman Idris- July 12, 2020

The Federal Government has concluded the disbursement of N349.5 million to 34,946 poor and vulnerable households in Kaduna State. The Head of Cash Transfer Unit ... Read More

Community leader urges Niger govt to rehabilitate roads in Magama LG

Suleiman Idris- July 12, 2020

The Salka Community in Magama Local Government Area of Niger has called on the state government to rehabilitate deplorable roads in the area to ameliorate ... Read More

NAPTIP vows to go after traffickers of Arowolo

Suleiman Idris- July 12, 2020

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons has vowed to go after the traffickers who planned the trafficking of Temitope-Olamide Arowolo to ... Read More

Engr. Mamman, Minister of Power Directs Power Contractors to Resume Work, Visits New Gagarawa Substation

Tanimu- July 11, 2020

The Minister of Power Engr. Sale Mamman has directed all contractors handling power projects across the country to return to their various sites as the ... Read More

Troops Neutralise Bandit Leaders in Zamfara – DHQ

Tanimu- July 10, 2020

The Military says the Air Component of Operation Hadarin Daji has neutralised some notable leaders and several members of the criminal group in air strikes ... Read More

President Buhari’s Speech at Signing of Revised 2020 Budget

Tanimu- July 10, 2020

PROTOCOLS It is my pleasure and honour to sign the Appropriation (Repeal and Amendment) Act, 2020 into law today. I thank the Distinguished Senate President, ... Read More

COVID-19: UCH receives N5m grant from Oyo State Govt. – official

Streaming Admin- July 10, 2020

The University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, says it has received N5 million grant from the Oyo State Government to support the COVID-19 response in the ... Read More

Senate to collaborate with executive in addressing nations security challenges – Wamakko

inno.korie- July 9, 2020

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Defence, Sen. Aliyu  Wamakko, has pledged that the Senate would continue to collaborate with the Executive in addressing security challenges ... Read More