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Gov. Badaru Abubakar has called on Jigawa State intending pilgrims to be good ambassadors while in the holy land

Governor Alhaji Muhammad Badaru Abubakar has called on Jigawa State intending pilgrims to be good ambassadors while in the holy land. He made the call when he bid farewell to the first batch of the State intending pilgrims numbering 555 and some officials of the Jigawa State Pilgrims Welfare Board. He urged them to be

President Buhari Returns Today, Set To Address Nigerians Monday

President Buhari Returns Today President Muhammadu Buhari returns to the country later today, after receiving medical attention in London. The President had left the country on May 7, this year, after handing over power to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, who has functioned as Acting President since then. President Buhari is expected to speak to Nigerians

Plateau Sponsors 229 Persons For 2017 Hajj

PLATEAU SPONSORS 229 PERSONS FOR 2017 HAJJ The Plateau State Government has sponsored 229 persons to perform this year’s Hajj two years after Governor Simon Bako Lalong announced that he had suspended sponsorship of pilgrims due to paucity of funds. The state government only sponsored the pilgrim officials last year, but Lalong during a farewell

FG agrees to pay ASUU N23b allowances

The Federal Government granted their request that their N23billion outstanding Earned Allowances be released. The money will be released next week, Minister of Education Adamu Adamu said. The government said the Nigerian Universities Pension Management Company matter  would be resolved with the Pension Commission in the next one week.But he reiterated the refusal of the

President Buhari Receives General Overseer of Redeemed Christian Church of God Pastor EA Adeboye in London

General Overseer Worldwide, Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Pastor Enoch Adeboye on Friday visited ailing Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari in London. Photos of the visit were displayed on the facebook wall of Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity on Friday. On his facebook wall, Adesina simply captioned the pictures,

Masari expressed concern over encroachment into grazing reserves in Katsina by influential people and farmers

Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State has expressed concern over the rampant cases of encroachment of cattle routes, grazing and forest reserves in the state. Masari spoke on Thursday in Katsina at the opening ceremony of a stakeholders’ meeting on the menace of “Forest Reserves/Cattle Routes Encroachment’’. “The state is currently experiencing indiscriminate convert of

Niger State Government has slashed down the price of Certificate Of Occupancy (C of O) from almost N200,000 to N15,000

  This is to encourage land owners who are interested in venturing into business to access loans from banks to make ease their dream. This will also add value and secure your property and should any interest be developed by the govt on your property, appropriate compensation will be paid. You’re advised to visit Niger

ASUU Strike Will Be Over in One  Week – Education Minister

Minister of Education says ASUU strike would be called off within a week, meets Senate Committee on Tertiary Education at NASS.  ASUU currently in a crucial meeting with the federal government team led by the Minister of Labour, Dr. Chris Ngige

Release El-zakzaky now or kill us all, protesting Shiites tell government

Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) have called on the Federal Government to release their leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, or kill all of them.This followed the continued detention of the leader, who has not been freed, despite court orders that he should be released. The protesters blocked all the major highways in Kaduna metropolis,

Katsina Police command confirmed the arrest of herbalist who strangles day-old baby in Kafur LG

Katsina Police command confirmed the arrest of herbalist who strangles day-old baby in Kafur LG A herbalist, who strangled a newborn baby and threw the body into a pit latrine, has been apprehended by the police in Katsina State.Confirming the incident yesterday, spokesperson of the police command in the state, DSP Gambo Isah, said the