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Junaid Mohammed Is A Northern Bigot - Igbo Groups

Top Igbo socio-political groups have slammed convener of the Coalition of Northern Politicians, Academics, Professionals and Businessmen, Junaid Mohammed, for asking Ndigbo to break away
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Kaduna JTF Recovers 1,232 Cows From Robbers

A team of security operatives of the Joint Task Force, put in place by governors of Kaduna, Katsina, Niger, Kebbi, Sokoto and Zamfara states, has...
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Police Arraign 3 Farmers For Raping 10 Year Old girl

The police yesterday arraigned three farmers in a senior magistrates’ court in Katsina for raping a 10-year-old girl. The accused are Yahuza Musa, 20; Tasiu Abubakar,...
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Jigawa NDLEA Arrests 92 Drug Suspects

The Jigawa Command of the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency said it arrested 92 suspects for allegedly using and dealing in illegal drugs in the...
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Boko Haram Hacks To Death 10 In Adamawa State

Boko Haram fighters hacked to death 10 people in a remote village in northeast Nigeria, a local government official told AFP. Maina Ularamu, local government chairman...
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Burden Of Feeding IDPs Is Getting Unbearable - Alhaji Mustapha Zanna

The Borno Government on Tuesday appealed to the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) to take over the daily feeding of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in...
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Maitama Sule: You Are Nigeria’s President, Not President Of Northern Nigeria

Elder Statesman and former Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Maitama Sule, has charged President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, to see himself as president of the...
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Police Rescue 30 Children From Human Trafficker In Onitsha

No fewer than 30 under-aged children from northern part of the country were yesterday rescued by the police in Onitsha, the Anambra State capital. The children,...
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Dozens Feared Killed In Fresh Plateau Violence

Several persons were Sunday night killed in Bat Village of Barkinladi Local Government Area in Plateau state. A witness, Ngovou Dusu, who claimed all her younger...
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Maiduguri Records First Rain In 2015

Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, recorded its first rainfall for the year on Sunday, making residents to express joy after weeks of intense heat, the...
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Muhammad Sanusi ll Revives Tradition Of Visiting Mothers After Foreign Trips

The emir of Kano, His Royal Highness, Muhammad Sanusi ll, has revived the abandoned tradition of Kano’s emirs visiting their mothers after every foreign trip...
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2,000 Pupils Study In Two Classrooms In Bauchi - Alhaji Mohammad Baba

The Head of Guru Village, Alhaji Mohammad Baba, said over 2,000 primary school pupils study in two classrooms in the village near Bauchi, Bauchi State....
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All Nigerians Must Be Served Equally - NEF

Northern Elders’ Forum (NEF) has advised the President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, to serve all Nigerians equally as he assumes power on May 29 the Secretary General...
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Northern Governors Congratulate Buhari, Cheers GEJ For Conceding Defeat

The Northern States Governors Forum has congratulated the President-elect of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, over his success at the 2011 presidential poll. The chairman of the forum,...
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Kaduna Residents In Fear Over Tomorrow’s Elections

Amid fear of violence and possible imposition of curfew over Kaduna State, residents are now stock- piling food stuff at home, as well as making...
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Kashim Shettima Hands Over 540 Buses To Commercial Drivers

Commercial drivers in Borno State on Sunday beamed with smiles as the Borno State Government bought and handed over 540 buses to them to enhance...
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Emir Of Bukkuyum, Alh. Muhammadu Usam Zamfara Kidnapped

The Emir of Bukkuyum, Zamfara state of Nigeria was kidnapped Friday night. He was kidnapped in the night as he said his prayers by unknown gunmen...
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Prof. Ango Abdullahi Shot In Bauchi

The Spokesman of the Northern Elders Forum (NEF), Professor Ango Abdullahi, was Wednesday shot by some soldiers in Bauchi on his way to Gadau. The former...
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Police Cease Million Man March For Buhari In Kano

The police yesterday stopped a one-million man march in support of the APC presidential candidate, retired General Muhammadu Buhari in Kano. The march was organised under...
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Borno State Evacuates Trapped Internally Displaced Persons

Displaced persons from villages in Mafa Local Government Area of Borno State, who were trapped following attacks by members of the Boko Haram sect on...
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6 Dead As Soldiers, Opened Fire On Worshippers In Kaduna

Soldiers on guard in troubled Southern Kaduna, on Sunday allegedly opened fire on Church workers killing six and injuring three others. The Soldiers allegedly shot watchmen...
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Nigerian Military, Recapture's Two More Local Governments From Boko Haram Militants

The Nigerian military on Saturday said it has recaptured two more local governments from Boko Haram militants in the North Eastern part of Nigeria after...
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Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar Refusal ,To Sponsor Bindow Cripples APC

Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar’s refusal to sponsor the campaign organisation of the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Jibrilla Mohammad Bindow,  in...
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Kallamu Dikwa Borno Cleric Who Accused CAN Presidency Of Bribery Speaks Again

Borno-based cleric, Kallamu Dikwa who accused the Christian Association of Nigeria of collecting N7bn bribe from President Jonathan, yesterday said the president was not fit...
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Thugs Attack Governor Kashim Shettima With Cutlasses And knives

Governor Kashim Shettima was attacked by thugs, yesterday. The PDP thugs attacked the governors convoy along Kashim Ibrahim Way in Maiduguri, Borno State capital. Governor Shettima...
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The First Muslim Female Pilot In Kano

Meet Fatima Abba Gwadabe who has become the first commercial pilot in Kano state.  In order to reach her goal and become a top-ranked pilot, a...
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Over 300 Boko Haram Fighters Killed In Monguno - Nigeria Military

Nigeria’s military on Wednesday claimed that more than 300 Boko Haram fighters were killed when troops recaptured the garrison town of Monguno in northeast Borno...
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Fulani Herdsmen Causes Havoc Again

Suspected Fulani Herdsmen reportedly stormed a gathering of mourners on Tuesday in Yangal village at Zango Kataf Local Government area of Kaduna State and killed...
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Boko Haram Fighters Entering Gombe Yesterday (PHOTOS)

Hundreds of Boko Haram Islamists on Saturday invaded Gombe, firing heavy guns and throwing leaflets calling on residents to boycott the forthcoming general elections. The...
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Suicide Bomber Blast Damaturu Bus Station

A female suicide bomber killed seven people on Sunday at a bus station in the northeast Nigerian city of Damaturu, the latest in a spate...
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Boko Haram Attacks Nigerian City Of Gombe

Boko Haram Islamist militants have attacked the north-east Nigerian city of Gombe, residents say. Fighters overran a checkpoint on the edge of the city and explosions...
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We’ll Wipe Out Boko Haram Members Before Polls - Goodluck Jonathan

President Goodluck Jonathan on Friday promised that the nation’s security forces would completely wipe out members of the extremist Boko Haram sect from Adamawa and...
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