We Won’t Protest Outcome Of Elections – Borno Politicians

In a bid not to compound the already battered security situation in Borno State caused by Boko Haram crisis, the various political parties in the state have agreed to accept the outcome of the 2019 general elections. This is even as the police revealed that over 14,000 personnel and other …

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Group sensitizes 100 women on elections participation

A non governmental organisation (NGO), Yobe Peace and Community Development Initiative (YOPCODI), in collaboration with Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has sensitized 100 women in Yobe State, on election participation. Speaking during a one day workshop organised by YOPCODI at Yobe State University Damaturu, the executive Director of the organisation, …

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Jigawa: Why I decided to kill my child – Father reveals

The 27-year-old man, Ashiru Abubakar recently arrested by the Jigawa State Police Command for burying his newborn baby alive at Jan-biri village in Birnin Kudu local government area, has opened up on why he decided to bury the baby. He said the child was born out of wedlock by his …

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Sokoto Govt. commits to open government partnerships – Commissioner

By Habibu Harisu Sokoto, – Alhaji Adamu Rara, Commissioner for Budget and Economic Planning, Sokoto State, says the state is committed to implementations of Open Government Partnership (OGP) initiative to promote accountability in governance. Rara, made this known in a keynote address read on his behalf by Malam Garba Wababe, …

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TCN Completes Yauri Substation 11yrs After Contract Award

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has completed another new 2x40MVA 132/33kV transmission substation project in Yauri, Kebbi State. The exercise is coming 11 years after the project was awarded to a contractor in December 2007. The contractor was said to have persistently failed to execute it until May 2018 …

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21 villagers killed within two days in Kaduna State, Shehu Sani claims

Godwin Isenyo and Enyioha Opara Senator Shehu Sani, on Sunday disclosed that no fewer than 21 villagers were reported to have been killed in Birnin Gwari in Kaduna State. He said the villagers were killed between Thursday and Friday last week. Sani made this known to our correspondent in Minna, …

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Boko Haram: We will conduct elections in Madagali, Adamawa INEC vows

The Independent National Electoral Commission in Adamawa State says the Monday night attack by suspected insurgents in Madagali Local Government Area of the state, will not deter it from conducting elections in the area. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that there was an insurgent attack in Kirchinga and Shuwa …

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NAF Aircraft Destroys ISWAP Training Camp At Malkonory In Northern Borno State

The Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation Lafiya Dole has destroyed an Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) training camp and killed several terrorists at Malkonory in Northern Borno State. The Director of Public Relations and Information Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola said the operation was executed on 10 February 19, …

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Yobe: Wife of security Guard gives birth to triplet, names them after Buhari, Maimala, Gubana

It was a joyous moment for the family of Sani Amadu, a security guard at Yobe State Local Government Service Commission when his wife Usaina last Saturday gave birth to male triplet at Bulabulin II in Damaturu, thestate capital. He said since his wife gave birth during the electioneering period, he …

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