Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Total, NNPC complete, hand over N900 million projects to eight northern...

By Bankole Adewale Total Upstream Nigeria Limited, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC and its partners, yesterday, handed over 10 projects in health, education and information technology,...

Banditry: Police foil attacks in Katsina villages

By Augustine Okezie Operatives of the Inspector General of Police’s ‘’Operation Puff Arder’’ on Friday foiled banditry attacks at Sabon Gari Baure and Baure villages in...

Hajj: Nigerian pilgrims go for free SIM cards

By Agencies Some Nigerian pilgrims in Madinah have been visiting telecommunication mobile outfits in the city for free SIM cards and to purchase recharge cards...

Serap drags senior Nigerian officials to ICC ‘for leaving 13.2 million...

By Bankole Adewale Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent a petition to Mrs. Fatou Bensouda, Prosecutor, International Criminal Court (ICC), urging her to...

Hajj: NAHCON confirms death of Katsina pilgrim

By Agencies The Chairman, Medical Committee, National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), Dr Ibrahim Kana, has confirmed the death of a female pilgrim from Katsina...

Outright ban of food importation will lead to inflation – Society

By Agencies The Soil Science Society of Nigeria (SSSN) says Federal Government’s outright banning of food importation will lead to inflation and further impoverish the...

15 killed in gunmen attack on Katsina village

By Abdulrasheed Bello Fifteen people have been reportedly killed by gunmen following an attack on Zango village in Katsina State, north-west Nigeria. The armed men were...

Nigerian elections: Strong referee, weak process

Those who know the contributions of Festus Okoye as Executive Director, Human Rights Monitor to our election process may have commended his nomination last...

Katsina government hails media over armed banditry, cattle rustling reports

By Agencies The Katsina State Government has commended the Nigerian media for what it described as the maturity with which they continue to handle the...

Two men arraigned for defiling neighbour’s 10-year old daughter

By Abdulrasheed Bello Two men, Ismail Abdulmumin, 35, and Sani Haruna, 20, have been arraigned before a Katsina Senior Magistrates’ Court for allegedly defiling their...

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Governor Masari: Why I stopped using WhatsApp

By Brendan Umoren Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State has given reasons he stopped the use of WhatsApp application, attributing the stoppage to abuse by...

We’ve completed Card Readers’ configuration 100 per cent, says INEC

By Vincent Ikuomola THE Independent National Electoral Commission  (INEC) has completed 100 per cent the configuration of the Smart Cards Readers  (SCRs), which will be used...

President Buhari sad over death of Etsu Patigi

By News Agency of Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with the family, government and people of Kwara State on the death of the Etsu...

President Buhari leads in eight Kebbi LGAs

By Brendan Umoren President Muhammad Buhari is leading in eight out of the 21 Local Government Areas of Kebbi in the presidential election results so...