Sunday, August 25, 2019

JAMB registers 1.8 million candidates for UTME

By News Agency of Nigeria Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has registered over 1.8 million candidates for this year’s Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME. Head, Media...

Revisit Peace Corps bill, Kano youths appeal to Buhari

The Kano Youths for Change Initiative (KYCI) has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to reconsider his decision on the Peace Corps bill. KYCI’s, Convener, Zaharadeen...

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,...

INEC Chairman Reveals What Has Happened To Materials For Saturday’s Rescheduled...

By Oladipo Abiola Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof Mahmood Yakubu has said that ballot papers, result sheets and other elections materials needed for the Presidential and...

Police parade 13 suspected kidnappers of President Buhari’s district head

By Brendan Umoren Thirteen suspected kidnappers of the district head of Daura, Alhaji Musa Umar, were among 40 other criminal suspects paraded Monday, by the...

Anchor Borrower: Katsina rice farmers cry foul over selection

By Mahmoud Idris Suspicion is brewing among Katsina rice farmers regarding the process of selecting beneficiaries of the Anchor Borrower Programme by the Rice Farmers Association...

Cholera: NCDC records 64 suspected cases in Adamawa, Katsina states

By Abujah Racheal Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)  says it has recorded 64 suspected cases of cholera reported from seven local government areas in two...

CBN rules out terminating foreign exchange restriction policy

By Chijioke Nelson and Daniel Anazia Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, yesterday vowed to sustain the policy on foreign exchange prohibition...

EFCC arraigns ex-bank chair, others for alleged N25b fraud

By Matthew Ogune The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday arraigned a former chairman of the defunct Skye Bank Plc., Tunde Ayeni, before Justice Ijeoma...

Buhari…the President-elect

By Vincent Ikuomola Muhammadu Buhari has won the presidential election. Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Chairman Mahmood Yakubu at exactly 4:39am declared Buhari winner of last Saturday’s...

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INEC shifts elections by one week

By Brendan Umoren The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has postponed the 2019 general elections. INEC chairman, Prof Mahmood Yakubu, who made the announcement early this...

Suicide: Senate, others raise alarm, move against act

By Samson Atekojo Usman  The Deputy Senate leader, Prof. Ajayi Boroffice has called on all and sundry, including traditional and religious leaders, to take the fight...

Governor Masari: Re-election shows Nigerians have confidence in President Buhari’s capability

By Abdulkarim Rufai Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State has hailed Nigerians over the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari saying it shows Nigerians have confidence...

Three Persons Arrested For Allegedly Committing Sodomy

By Busayo Okunloye Three persons have been arrested by the police in Katsina State for allegedly committing sodomy. The suspects are Aminu Mai Unguwa Tsanni, 45, of Tsanni village, Batagarawa...

Abdullahi Biffo: I have Lobi Stars’ PIN code

By Calista Jacob-Akpan Katsina United Coach Abdullahi Biffo says his side deserved more than a point in the 1-1 result against league champions, Lobi Stars, in...