Three NDLEA Operatives Killed In Kogi

Three NDLEA Operatives Killed In Kogi

Chris Steven, Abuja   Three operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have been shot dead by gunmen in Okene. The three operatives were gunned down while on patrol around the main gate of the Federal College of Education, Okene , Idris Bello, Commandant of the NDLEA in Kogi, told reporters on Sunday […]

NLC Warns Bello: Stop Using Soldiers Against Our Members

NLC Warns Bello: Stop Using Soldiers Against Our Members

The leadership of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has warned Yahaya Bello, the Governor of Kogi State to stop the use of soldiers to intimidate its members in the state who are on strike over unpaid salaries. In a letter written to the Governor by Ayuba Wabba, NLC President and made available to ICIR, the Congress […]

Looters Sponsoring IPOB – Lai Mohammed

Looters Sponsoring IPOB – Lai Mohammed

Chris Steven, Abuja Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture, has said the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) is being sponsored by certain disgruntled elements to sabotage the Buhari Administration, under the guise of fighting for the rights of the people of the South-east. ”Nigerians must understand that IPOB was not set up to fight […]

NLC Blasts Yahaya Bello Over Proscription Of ASUU

NLC Blasts Yahaya Bello Over Proscription Of ASUU

Chris Steven, Abuja    The leadership of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has described the proscription of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) in Kogi State by Yahaya Bello, Governor of the state as the height of impunity and high handedness that have characterized his administration since he was sworn-in. The Congress in a protest letters […]

You Are Also Failing Where I failed, Akwe Doma tells Al-Makura

You Are Also Failing Where I failed, Akwe Doma tells Al-Makura

Aliyu Akwe Doma, a former governor of Nasarawa State has chastised his successor, Tanko Al-Makura for failing to prioritize workers’ welfare in the state. Doma who lost to Al-Makura in the 2011 general elections expressed displeasure over the Governor’s heedlessness towards workers’ welfare. While speaking with journalists on Tuesday at his Doma village home, he […]

Maitama Sule Dies At 88

Maitama Sule Dies At 88

Chris Steven, Abuja Maitama Sule, former Nigeria Permanent Representative to United Nation is dead. A statement by N.A Shariff on Monday revealed that Maitama Sule died in Cairo Egypt last night after a brief illness. It was gathered that the late former Minister of Petroleum took ill last weekend and was flow to Egypt on […]

DSS Uncovers Plot To Attack Kano, Kaduna

DSS Uncovers Plot To Attack Kano, Kaduna

Ayomide, Lagos The Department of State Services (DSS), on Friday, said it had uncovered a plot by suspected terrorists to attack Kano, Kaduna, Sokoto and Maiduguri during the Eid-el-Fitr celebration. Mr Tony Opuiyo, an operative of the service who made the disclosure in Abuja, said two suspects — Yusuf Adamu and Abdulmuminu Haladu — were […]

Fired! Sanusi Lamido sacks palace secretary

Fired! Sanusi Lamido sacks palace secretary

Chris Steven, Abuja For allegedly playing the role of a mole in the emirate, the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, has sacked his Palace Secretary, Isa Sanusi Bayero, popularly called Isa Pilot. It was gathered that a senior figure in the emirate, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, said the sacked secretary masterminded […]

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