Borno State Trains More Civilian JTF

A training programme for the second batch of security operatives, known as “Civilian JTF” was opened by Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno at the NYSC Orientation Camp in Maiduguri. The training according to the governor who was represented by his deputy, Alhaji Zanna Mustapha will help youths towards realising their …

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Breaking news!!! G7 governors defect to APC •I remain in PDP, Gov Aliyu of …

The leader of the breakaway faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Abubakar Baraje, has announced the decision of the aggrieved seven governors of the PDP to merge with the All Progressives Congress (APC). He said this after a meeting with the APC leadership, which was held at Kano …

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N155.5m Spent on Community-based Agric Projects in Kaduna State – Official

More than N155.2 million has been spent on the provision of access roads and portable water to 40 communities in Kaduna State under the Community-Based Agricultural and Rural Development Project (CBARDP). The State Coordinator of the project, Alhaji Sani Mohammed, disclosed this on Monday in Kaduna. He said the projects …

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Boko Haram: Unconfirmed report says Military kill over 100 militants in Borno

There is unconfirmed report that military troops in Borno State carried out another successful operation at Sambisa forest on Monday, leaving no fewer than 100 Boko Haram militants dead. A source who spoke to DailyPost in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, said it is believed that many camps might have …

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Lagos, Jigawa, Nassarawa, Yobe Shun National Youth Games

Four states have opted out of the maiden edition of the National Youth Games (NYG), as they failed to register their teams for the games, the National Sports Commission (NSC) has said. The states are Lagos, Jigawa, Nassarawa and Yobe States, while the other 33 states and the FCT have …

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Ribadu Appointed as VC of Jigawa State University

The appointment of Prof. Abdullahi Ribadu as the very first Vice-Chancellor of the just established Jigawa State University, Kafin Hausa, has been approved by the state governor, Governor Sule Lamido of Jigawa State. The appointment, according to Prof. Haruna Wakili, the Education Commissioner the appointment took effect immediately. This will …

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DPR seals 30 filling stations in Sokoto, Kebbi States in 11 months

The Department of Petroleum Resources ( DPR) sealed 30 filling stations in Sokoto and Kebbi States between January and November because of various offences. The DPR’s Zonal Operations Controller in charge of Sokoto and Kebbi States, Alhaji Umar Moriki, announced this on Saturday in Sokoto at the 2013 annual petroleum …

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