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Nigerians need to be patient with Buhari – Sen. Gaya

​The Chairman, Senate Committee on Works, Sen. Kabiru Gaya, has urged Nigerians to be patient with the present administration as it works towards entrenching good governance. He made the call while speaking with newsmen on the sidelines of the 137th Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly on Sunday at St. Petersburg, Russia. Gaya, who is the Vice

Kano records over 98,000 malaria cases this year- Commissioner for Health

Kano State Commissioner for Health Dr. Kabiru Ibrahim Getso at the weekend said the state recorded about 97,845 cases of malaria this year. He added that the campaign against malaria is gaining momentum, compared to the 104,745 cases recorded in 2016. Getso, who spoke at the launch of the state malaria quarterly bulletin, designed by

Attack on ex-IG: Police trail suspected armed robbers

Detectives have launched manhunt for suspected armed robbers, who made a botched attempt to enter the home of a former Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Ahmadu Coomasie. The police said its preliminary findings pointed to a case of armed robbery and not assassination attempt. But it, however, asked its detectives to leave all clues open in

Child Marriage? By Barrister Mariya Shittu (Ummu Aish) 

There are huge differences between child marriage or under age,early,and force marriage.  While I’ve nothing against early marriage which is marriage between the ages of 16,17,18 and 19 to 20.In this category the girl in question has attained maturity, and had developed enough to understand what she is getting into sometimes in these instance she

Former Ogun state Governor, Otunba Gbenga Daniel Visits Dr. Sule Lamido At Bamaina Mansion in Jigawa

  One of the aspirants of PDP National chairmanship former Ogun state Governor Otunba Gbenga Daniel has visited the Nigeria’s leader of the talakawas Dr. Sule Lamido CON at his home town Bamaina in Jigawa State. He was received and led to the leader by Jigawa State PDP deputy chairman. Hon. Babandi Ibrahim

State House Medical Centre Received Only 33% Capital Allocation- Presidency

  The attention of the Presidency has been drawn to recent media reports suggesting that the State House Medical Centre had received N11.01billion as appropriation for the period 2015-2017. According to the Permanent Secretary, State House, Jalal A. Arabi, contrary to the above claims, out of the total Capital Appropriation of N2,941,062,044.00 and Recurrent Appropriation

Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) to invest $30m in Niger and Kaduna states to boost Agricultural sector

  The Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) says it will invest $30 million to boost agriculture in Nigeria within the next four years. Dr Kehinde Makinde, the Country Team Leader, AGRA, Nigeria, made this known at a workshop on Economic Impact Assessment of the Micro Reforms for African Agribusiness (MIRA) project, on

Unknown Gunmen Abducted Three APDA Chieftains in Kogi

Three local government leaders of Advanced People’s Democratic Alliance (APDA) in Kogi State were on Friday, kidnapped by yet to be identified gunmen in Kogi State. The abducted party chieftains are Ademu Kadir from Idah Local Government Area, Alilu Omo and Ocholi from Igalamela-Odolu Local Government Area. onfirming the abduction to journalists, the Kogi State

Wife of Kogi state Governor, Haj. Amina Launches Hayat Foundation in Abuja

The Chairperson KADENAP Hajia Aisha Ummi G Elrufai was at the launch of Hayat Foundation. The event took place on 13/10/17 at the Transcorp Hilton Abuja. The Hayat Foundation is founded by the Wife of the Kogi State Governor, H.E Haj. Amina Oyiza Bello Esq. to cater for children with Celebra palsy and other special

Chevron Nigeria to establish hybrid library in Sokoto secondary school

C hevron Nigeria Ltd has announced plans to establish a fully-stocked hybrid library in one of the secondary schools in Sokoto State. Director of Policy, Government and Polic Affairs of Chevron Nigeria Ltd, Senator Gbenga Aluko who confirmed this on Thursday in Sokoto when he paid a courtesy visit to Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal at