2015: Jonathan’s return not in Nigeria’s interest – Fani-Kayode

Former Aviation minister, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has declared that returning President Goodluck Jonathan to power in 2015 would not be in the country’s interest. To this end, he has called on all Nigerians of like minds, irrespective of political leanings, to rise up and ensure that Jonathan does not return …

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Sokoto state govt buys two power plants at N163m

The Sokoto State Government on Saturday said it bought two 2000 KVA power plants for the state water board, valued at about N163 million. The Commissioner for Water Resources, Alhaji Shehu Tangaza, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Sokoto. Tangaza said the …

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Kebbi to use SURE-P funds to rehabilitate VVF Hospital

The Kebbi State SURE-P Fund would be used to rehabilitate the Vesico-Vaginal Fistula (VVF) Hospital in Birnin Kebbi, the Chairman of the Fund, Alhaji Abubakar Na’Amo, has said. Na’Amo made the announcement while inspecting facilities at the hospital in Birnin Kebbi on Thursday. He said a comprehensive rehabilitation of the …

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Mixed Reactions As Dialogue Committee Meets Borno, Yobe People

The consultation and public hearing of the presidential committee on national dialogue yesterday held the Borno and Yobe states’ edition  in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. The consultation session, which took place under tight security, was however greeted with mixed reactions as various interest groups either stamped their support or …

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PDP crisis: Clark urges Tukur to disrespect court order, berates Tinubu, G7 …

An elder statesman and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Edwin Clark has advised the leadership of the party to ignore the court ruling which ordered the reinstatement of Olagunsoye Oyinlola as scribe of the party. Justice J. T. Toh of the Appeal Court on Wednesday stated that “The …

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Nigerian lawmakers approve state of emergency extension

Nigerian lawmakers approve state of emergency extension | GlobalPost Follow us: <!– PRIMARY NAVIGATION –> Enlarge Nigerian lawmakers on Thursday approved a request by the country’s president to prolong emergency rule in the restive northeast by a further six months to try to quell a bloody Islamist insurgency. Senators in …

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I Will Never Support Jonathan For 2015, Nigeria We Need Change

By Umar Akilu Majeri, Dutse“I will never support president Jonathan for presidential seat and we must bring change of government by the year 2015 to save the lives of Nigerians. Change of Jonathan administration is the only savior to the country because Nigeria need leaders that have the country in …

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International donors distribute meningitis vaccines to all LGs in Kebbi

WorldStage Newsonline– Primary Health care Development Agency under World Health Organization (WHO) and other International donors have distributed meningitis vaccines   to all the 21 Local Government Area  in Kebbi State. Director Health, Jega Local Government Council Alhaji Musa Magina Kwaifa, told journalists that the immunization with the vaccines which started …

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Senate Extends Emergency Rule in Borno, Yobe, Adamawa

Senator David Mark *Army: Boko Haram’s days are numbered Reuben Buhari   and Michaei Olugbode          After an hour closed-door session characterised by heated debate, the Senate Thursday gave its approval to President Goodluck Jonathan to extend the emergency rule in Yobe, Adamawa and Borno States for a further six months. …

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Lamido: The Vultures Have Taken over PDP

 Governor Sule Lamido  The Gubernatorial Interview Jigawa State Governor Sule Lamido during an interactive session with journalists at the Government House, Dutse, spoke on various issues of national interest. Shola Oyeyipo presents the excerpts: What plans have you to ensure that when completed, the Jigawa airport will not only be …

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