Kwankwaso, PDP cannot stop Buhari votes in Kano, says APC

All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday said the former Kano state governor Rabiu Kwankwaso and opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) cannot stop current president Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election in the 2019 presidential election. Kwankwaso, a grassroots politician in Kano, was a factor in Buhari being elected president in 2015 but has …

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Nigeria: Many Flee Homes As Insurgents Attack Borno Village Again …

By Olatunji Omirin Maiduguri — Many residents fled their homes when suspected Boko Haram insurgents attacked Gudumbali in Guzamala local government area of Borno State yesterday evening, a security source said. The insurgents were said to have stormed the remote town of Gudumbali at about 7:05pm and engaged troops in …

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5 injured as ex-minister, Speaker escape lynching in Jigawa …

Political thugs, weekend, stormed the house of Nigeria’s former Minister of Commerce, Bello Maitama, and vandalised two of his official vehicles and that of the Speaker, Jigawa State House of Assembly, Isa Idris. FG stoking crisis with security agencies — Atiku, Clark, Emmanuel Mr. Maitama, a commerce minister during the …

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GEJ joins thousands of PDP supporters for Atiku rally in Sokoto

– Former president, Goodluck Jonathan, and other top members of the PDP, converge at Kangiwa square in Sokoto state for a massive PDP rally – Other dignitaries at the PDP event are former deputy governor of Sokoto state, Alhaji Muntari Shagari, chairmen of PDP in the seven states in the …

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Bagudu urges corps members to live up to expectations, assures them of security

Olanrewaju Lawal,Birnin-Kebbi Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State has challenged the combined corps members deplored to Sokoto and Kebbi states to live up to the expectations of the people of the states throughout their service year. Governor Bagudu stated this, on Wednesday, during the closing ceremony of the 2018 …

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I don’t own N500m mansion in Kaduna, Jang replies EFCC

James Abraham, Jos Former Governor of Plateau State, Jonah David Jang, on Monday, denied owning a N500 million property in Kaduna State allegedly traced to him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Jang also said he would not honour an invitation extended to him by the anti-graft agency over …

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Kano block and concrete makers hail BUA Cement quality

The Chairman, Kano State Block Moulders Association, Umar Musa has commended BUA Cement for its sustained production of quality cement to meet required demands of the blockmaking industry. The blockmakers gave the thumbs up to BUA Cement at the its regional Stakeholders Workshop tagged “Optimizing cement usage to achieve better …

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PDP chieftain in Adamawa,Tahir, defects to APC

Alhaji Sa’ad  Tahir, a chieftain of Peoples Democratic Party( PDP) in Adamawa has defected to All Progressive Congress (APC) .           Gov. Mohammed Bindow of Adamawa confirmed the development during the  inauguration of Menene Buhari-Bindow Ne 2019, North-East Campaign Office on Tuesday in Yola. Bindow said that …

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Borno gov’ship: Durkwa sues APC, INEC, Zulum

A defeated aspirant at the September 30, Borno State APC governorship primary election, Alhaji Idris Mamman Durkwa, has sued the party, its governorship candidate, Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum, and INEC in the Maiduguri Federal High Court. Alhaji Durkwa asked the court to change Prof. Zulum and instead declare him (Durkwa) …

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Death toll rises in Boko Haram military base attack in NE Nigeria

By AFP More by this Author KANO, The number of soldiers killed in a Boko Haram attack on a military base in northeast Nigeria’s Yobe state has risen to eight, security sources said Tuesday. Gunmen from Boko Haram faction the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) attacked the base on …

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