Jigawa State University Gets Certificate Of Operation

Nigeria now has a total of 129 universities with 39 of them owned by state governments. This was disclosed by the executive secretary of the National University Commission, Professor Julius Okojie when he handed a certificate of operation to the Jigawa State University in Abuja. Receiving the certificate, Deputy Governor …

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Analyses, lessons of current geopolitical distribution of federal appointments

“Statistics are like Bikinis: what they reveal is suggestive, but what they conceal is vital” — Aaron Levenstein, Professor Emeritus at Baruch College (1961-1981).  Abstract RESEARCHERS at Governance and Sustainable Development Initiatives (GSDI) Limited, a management consulting and advocacy think tank on public sector, whose mission statement is to bring …

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Kaduna State: Gunmen kill 2 policemen in Kaduna – CP

Kaduna State: Gunmen kill 2 policemen in Kaduna – CP Category: Nigeria News Published on Thursday, 18 July 2013 17:15 Written by Codewit Editor Hits: 132 Kafanchan – The Commissioner of Police in  Kaduna State , Mr Olufemi Adenike, on Wednesday confirmed the killing of  two  policemen by unknown gunmen  …

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Kano targets top spot at National Weightlifting Championship

KANO State has declared its preparedness to do well at the National Weightlifting Championship billed to kick off on July 29 in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.    The state’s Sports Commissioner, Prof. Umaru Farouk, said yesterday that the state was not just going to Uyo to participate, but to win …

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Nyako – I Am Not At Loggerheads With Tukur

Adamawa State Governor, Murtala Nyako, has debunked allegations that he was at loggerhead with the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, following his failure to receive Tukur at the Yola International Airport, when the chairman visited the state penultimate Wednesday. In his reaction, Nyako explained …

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“We are distributing presidential food relief in 3928 units of Borno state …

Minister of state for Agriculture, Dr Tijjani Bukar, has said that food relief released to Borno state by the presidency would be shared in 3928 units of the state. The Minister who revealed this to newsmen after holding a meeting with Borno state committee in charge of grains sharing said, …

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GSM Services Restored in Yobe

Two months, after the Global Mobile Communication System (GSM) services were shutdown in the three North-eastern states of Borno, Yobe and Adamawa, after a state of emergence was declared by President Goodluck Jonathan, services were yesterday restored in Yobe State. The state of emergency was slammed on the three states …

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NUC Certifies Jigawa State University For Operation

The National University Commission has approved for commencement of operation the Jigawa state University. This was disclosed by the executive secretary of the national university commission, Professor Julius Okojie when he gave a certificate of operation to the Jigawa state university in Abuja. Professor Okojie used the opportunity to advise …

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