2019: Bafarawa in closed door meeting with IBB

2019: Bafarawa in closed door meeting with IBB

In continuation of his consultations over his presidential ambition, former Governor of Sokoto State, Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa, on Monday, visited former Military President, Ibrahim Babangida, in Minna, Niger State. READ ALSO: Saraki, other defectors must go if I’m sacked –Akpabio Bafarawa is a presidential aspirant under the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Director, Media and Publicity, […]

Redeployment: Army blames soldiers’ protest on misunderstanding

Redeployment:  Army blames soldiers’ protest on misunderstanding

The Nigerian Army has blamed the protest by some soldiers at the Maiduguri Airport on Sunday on misunderstanding of the redeployment being carried out. Some soldiers went riotous at the airport for two hours on Sunday shooting into the air in protest over alleged wrongful redeployment. The Nigerian Army recently announced that it would carry […]

How kidnappers killed 4 policemen –Police

How kidnappers killed 4 policemen –Police

Deputy Commissioner of Police, Mr. Abba Kyari, who heads the Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT), has explained how four of his men were killed by kidnappers. Kyari said the policemen were killed on Saturday in Kaduna State. According to him, the policemen were on a follow up operation to arrest those involved in […]

Bandits kill four policemen in gun duel

Bandits kill four policemen in gun duel

No fewer than four policemen were killed in a gun duel with bandits in Kaduna on Saturday. The Kaduna State Police Command made this known on Sunday. According to the spokesman, DSP  Sabo Yakubu, a team of policemen was on patrol along Jankasa Village when they were ambushed and killed. READ ALSO: Girl cuts off […]

Katsina bye-election: APC’s Babba-Kaita wins

Katsina bye-election:  APC’s Babba-Kaita wins

Alhaji Ahmed Babba-Kaita of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has won the bye-election conducted in Katsina North Senatorial District on Saturday. He was declared the winner by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. He will now replace the late Senator Bukar Mustapha. The Returning Officer, Prof. Hudu Ayuba-Abdullahi, announced the result in Daura, Sunday morning. […]

How we arrested 116 suspects in Gombe –Police

How we arrested 116 suspects in Gombe –Police

No fewer than 116 suspects have been arrested by the police in Gombe State since the beginning of 2018. Weapons were also recovered from the suspects. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr. Shina Olukolu, who made this known on Sunday disclosed that the success recorded so far by his command was as a […]

Defamation: Ortom threatens to sue Oshiomhole, demands public apology, N10b

Defamation:  Ortom threatens to sue Oshiomhole, demands public apology, N10b

The Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom, has threatened to sue the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Adams Oshiomhole, over alleged defamation of character. The threat is contained in a letter written by the governor’s lawyer, Samuel Irabor, and addressed to Oshiomhole. Among other things, Ortom demanded of Oshiomhole, a retraction of […]

Nine killed in fresh attack in Benue

Nine killed in fresh attack in Benue

No fewer than nine persons were killed on Friday as gunmen attacked a village in Katsina-Ala local government area of Benue State. This is according to the State Command of the Nigeria Police Force. Confirming the incident, the spokesman of the command, DSP Moses Yamu, said:  “We got information that some militia suspected to be […]

Bauchi bye-election: Gov Abubakar campaigns for Gumau

Bauchi bye-election:  Gov Abubakar campaigns for Gumau

The Governor of Bauchi State, Mohammed Abubakar, has called on the people of Bauchi South Senatorial District to vote for Lawal Yahya Gumau in the coming bye election in the state. Gumau is the All Progressives Congress, APC, candidate. Speaking at a rally to sensitise the public on Friday, the governor said the people should […]

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