Day G-7 Governors Called 0n Shonekan, TY Danjuma

Five governors loyal to the New Peoples Democratic Party were in Lagos to consult with former Head of State and Chairman of the defunct Interim National Government; Chief Ernest Shonekan and former Minister of Defence, Lt-General Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma in Lagos. OLAOLU OLADIPO in this piece captures the visits There …

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Kwankwaso: Anything Can Happen in 2015 If PDP Crisis Persists

Kwankwaso: Anything Can Happen in 2015 If PDP Crisis Persists Category: Nigeria News Published on Thursday, 07 November 2013 09:29 Written by Ibrahim Shuaibu Hits: 507 Gov Rabiu KwakwansoGovernor Rabiu Kwankwaso of Kano State has expressed fears that if the current political trend continues in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), …

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Adamawa residents react to proposed extension of emergency rule

President Goodluck Jonathan has asked the National Assembly to extend the emergency rule. The proposed extension of State of Emergency in Adamawa, Borno and Yobe states by President Goodluck Jonathan was on Thursday greeted with mixed feeling by the people of Adamawa. President Goodluck Jonathan on November 6 wrote to the National Assembly seeking its approval …

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Boko Haram: Senate approves extension of emergency rule in Adamawa, Borno …

Boko Haram insurgents Three North East Senators want review of military strategy The Nigerian Senate on Thursday approved the extension of the state of emergency in three north-eastern states of Adamawa, Borno, and Yobe. The Senate’s approval follows a proposal for the extension of the emergency rule, first declared in May, by …

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Jonathan: Many troubles of his second-term bid

Jonathan: Many troubles of his second-term bid Category: Policy Politics Published: Monday, 04 November 2013 00:00 Written by By Akpo Esajere Hits: 367 How they could play out in the end BY now, it ought to be taken for granted by interested parties, that President Goodluck Jonathan will run in …

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70 percent of Sokoto corps members to teach in schools – Coordinator

An official said at least 1,099 out of the 1,570 registered corp members will be deployed to schools. At least No fewer than 1,099 out of the 1,570 corps members deployed to Sokoto State for the batch ‘C’ 2013 National Youths Service would be posted to schools at all levels …

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7 killed in Nigeria’s Kano state: military

Xinhua | 2013-11-10 19:43:41 By Agencies  E-mail   Print At least five Boko Haram fighters and two soldiers were killed during the Nigerian military’s latest clampdown against the militant sect in the northwestern state of Kano, the military said in Lagos on Sunday. Capt. Ikedichi Iweha, army spokesperson in the restive northern state, …

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Nyako Faults Emergency Rule Extension in Adamawa

Governor Murtala Nyako By Daji Sani  Governor Murtala Nyako of Adamawa State has disclosed that the extension of the State of emergency rule to Adamawa State few days ago by the Federal Government has been described by national and international commentators as unjustifiable, saying it has political implications. The governor …

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