Yero tasks Northern elders on unity •As Southern Kaduna group disowns him …

Governor Mukhtar Yero of Kaduna State, has told a group of Northern elders clamouring for the return of President Goodluck Jonathan and Vice President Namadi Sambo in 2015, that they should play the role of strengthening the bond of unity among Northerners because life has become so cheap in the …

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Former Kano Deputy Governor, Bibi Farouk, Dies at 85

Ibrahim Shuaibu  A former Kano State Deputy Governor in the Second Republic, Alhaji Bibi Farouk, has died at the age of 85. Farouk was the deputy governor to the late Governor Abubakar Rimi between 1979 to 1981 and replaced by the late Alhaji Audu Dawakin Tofa as deputy governor. The …

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Christians, Muslims pray for peace in Borno State

from AUGUSTINE OSAYANDE in Abuja, NigeriaABUJA – THE Shehu of Borno, Alhaji Abubakar Ibn Umar Garbai Al-Amin El-Kanemi, has asked all Muslims faithful in the troubled state to immediately commence three days of fasting and prayers for the return of peace. The paramount ruler equally called on Christians in the …

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