Borno: Oba Yoruba urges FG to be committed on Chibok girls

The Oba of Yorubas in Borno State, Alhaji Hassan Yusuf also known as the “Mai Yorubawa”, has called on the Boko Haram insurgents to lay down their arms and give peace a chance. Interacting with a group of newsmen in Maiduguri, Oba Hassan Yusuf said that the only message he …

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Yobe rejects emergency extension

From TiMOTHY OLANREWAJU, Maiduguri Yobe State Government has rejected extension of state of emergency, saying extension of emergency rule is not the solution to Boko Haram insurgency. The state government, through a statement by Governor Ibrahim Gaidam’s  spokesman, Abdullahi Bego said:  “Extending emergency rule is not the answer to the prevailing …

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Dangote signs MoU to establish $250m sugar factory Jigawa

WorldStage Newsonline– Dangote Group has announced plans to establish a $250 million Sugar factory at Kaugama Local Government Area of Jigawa State. Chairman of Dangote group of companies, Alhaji Aliko Dangote speaking shortly after he signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Jigawa State Government on 20,000 hectares of farm …

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