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PRESIDENT BUHARI URGES RELIGIOUS MOVEMENTS IN AFRICA TO FIGHT CORRUPTION

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged religious movements to assist African countries rid themselves of the scourge of corruption.   Speaking at the State House on Friday while receiving the Grand Khalifa of Tijjaniyya Islamic Movement Worldwide, Sheikh Muhammadul-Kabir, the President also enjoined such movements to work for “the cementing of our continental …

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Absence of lawyer stalls Evans’s arraignment on fresh charges

Absence of defence counsel on Friday again stalled arraignment, on fresh charges, of suspected kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike (a.k.a Evans) before an Igbosere High Court in Lagos. The Lagos State Government had brought a fresh five-count charge bordering on conspiracy to kidnap, kidnapping and attempted murder against Evans and three …

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Diabetes kills only careless people, says Obasanjo

Former President Chief Olusegun Obasanjo says that diabetes only kills those who are careless about its treatment. Obasanjo made the statement on Friday in Abeokuta when he led hundreds of people on a road walk to sensitise the populace on the disease and how to manage it. The road walk …

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Emir of Dutse Hails Minister for Promoting Culture, Tourism

Emir of Dutse Hails Minister for Promoting Culture, Tourism The Emir of Dutse in Jigawa State, Alhaji Nuhu Muhammadu Sanusi, has hailed the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, for his leadership role in the promotion of tourism, culture and peaceful co-existence in the country. The Emir made …

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There Are No 222 Pension Properties to Share!  – EFCC

The attention of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has been drawn to comments attributed to the Chairman of the Senate Ad Hoc Committee investigating the controversial reinstatement of Abdulrasheed Miana, Senator Emmanuel Paulker, alleging that officials of the Commission shared 222 properties which Maina’s Panel seized from pension …

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PRESIDENT BUHARI COMMENDS BENIN KINGDOM FOR STABILISING NIGERIA

PRESIDENT BUHARI COMMENDS BENIN KINGDOM FOR STABILISING NIGERIA President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday expressed delight with the stabilising roles that the Eweka Dynasty of Benin Kingdom had been playing in the affairs of the country. Speaking while receiving the Oba of Benin, His Royal Majesty, Omo N’Oba Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Ewuare …

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Deworm children regularly, Aisha Buhari urges parents

Deworm children regularly, Aisha Buhari urges parents Deworming of children has been identified as a major determinant of children’s growth and development. This was stated during the deworming exercise organized by Future Assured Programme and conducted at Babasidi and Shadawanka Primary schools in Bauchi metropolis. The exercise is part of …

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Businessman Convicted for N23.5m Fraud

Businessman Convicted for N23.5m Fraud The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC, Gombe zonal office, secured the conviction of one Muhammad Abubakar Mubi to six months imprisonment before Justice M. J.  Umar of the Federal High Court, Gombe on one count charge bordering on Obtaining Money by False Pretence.    …

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Jutha Gupah, Maiduguri November 23, 2017. The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations has, distributed farm and irrigation inputs to 700, 000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) for this year’s dry season farming in the Northeast. Distributing the farm inputs on Thursday in Maiduguri, the Country Representative, Suffyan …

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