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Nigeria’s Executive Council (FEC) Meeting Will Not Hold This Week, Says Minister Of Information

Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed says, the weekly executive council meting will not hold this week. He attributed that to inadequate time to prepare documents for the meeting. In a statement issued in Kano on Tuesday, the Minister said the two-day public holidays declared for the Eid-el-Kabir celebrations left little or no […]

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Nigeria: Governor Dankwambo Urges Gombe Residents To Pray For Buhari 

By Auwal Ahmad   Gombe (Nigeria) – Governor Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo of Gombe state, northeast of the Country has called on residents of his state to continue praying for ailing President Muhammadu Buhari, his administration, and the Country at large.   Dankwambo who made the called when he received the Emir of Gombe Abubakar Shehu […]

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Things Are Getting Better In Nigeria, Says Minister Of State For Power, Works And Housing

Despite recession in Nigeria, in this interview with Correspondent Auwal Mohammed in Gombe last weekend, Minister of State for Power, Works and Housing, Suleiman Hassan Zarma, has expressed optimism that things are getting better in the country, and that they are going to get a lot better.   Sir now that people are celebrating sallah in […]

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2019 General Elections: Southern Kaduna Democrats Commences Sensitization

By Amos Tauna A head of the 2019 general election, a group known as Southern Kaduna Democrats, has commenced sensitization of the people of the area on the need to participate actively in politics. Senator representing the Southern Kaduna senatorial zone, Danjuma La’ah, while commending the organisers of the programme, said the sensitization would go […]

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President Buhari Pleased With NYSC Corps Members

President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria Friday in Daura, Katsina State, expressed satisfaction with commitment of members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) towards achieving the purpose of national unity that inspired its creation since 1973. Speaking to newsmen at his country home after the Eid-el-Kabir prayers, President Buhari said the NYSC scheme had over […]

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Eid-El-Kabir: Gov. Dankwambo Calls For Peace, Unity Among Nigerians

By Auwal Mohammad Gombe (Nigeria) — Governor Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo of Gombe State, northeast of the country has called on Nigerians to continue to pray for the peace and unity of the country. The Governor made the call in a special Sallah message to mark the Eid-el-Kabir celebration saying, “the Eid-el-Kabir festival connotes sacrifice, selflessness, […]

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Eid Celebration: Muslim Youth Urged To Pray For Unity Of Nigeria — UNYF

By Amos Tauna Unified Nigerian Youth Forum, UNYF, has enjoined Muslim youths to use the Eid-el-Kabir prayer grounds across the country as avenues to pray for the cooperate existence of the nation. UNYF president, Abdulsalam Muhammad Kazeem in a statement in Kaduna, northwest Nigeria on Thursday,  said, “We urged all Youth leaders to use this […]

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Northern Nigeria Quit Notice: Emulate Your Northern Counterparts — ACF to South East leaders

By Amos Tauna The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), has called on South eastern governors and Ndigbo leadership to emulate their counterpart in the North by calling Biafran agitators to order. A statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Muhammad Ibrahim Biu, in Kaduna Wednesday said that the grievances could be best addressed through dialogue not through violent […]

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