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 […]

El-Rufai Moves Against Northern Youths, Orders Arrest Of Persons That Threatened Igbos

El-Rufai Moves Against Northern Youths, Orders Arrest Of Persons That Threatened Igbos

Chris Steven, Abuja Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai has ordered the arrest, investigation and prosecution of the signatories to a statement allegedly issued by a northern youth group threatening people from the south east to vacate northern Nigeria.  The governor also assured every resident of the state that nobody can tamper with their freedom to […]

NANS Condemns Arrest Of Kogi Students, Demands Their Release

NANS Condemns Arrest Of Kogi Students, Demands Their Release

Chris Steven, Abuja The National Secretariat of National Association of Nigerian Students NANS has reacted to the attacks on protesting students in Lokoja, Kogi State early Monday morning. The students were protesting the continued closure of all state owned Tertiary Institutions in Kogi State which were ordered closed six months ago by Governor Yahaya Bello […]

Why Buhari Was Absent At Weekly FEC Meeting – Lai Mohammed

Why Buhari Was Absent At Weekly FEC Meeting – Lai Mohammed

Chris Steven President Muhammadu Buhari did not attend the weekly meeting of the Federal Executive Council, FEC, because he was attending to “other issues”, Information Minister, Lai Mohammed, has said. The meeting, which held inside the council chamber of the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Wednesday, was presided by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo after the President […]

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