Buhari Inaugurates Industrial Hub, Schools In Borno

Buhari inaugurates projects in Borno.. picture courtesy: @BashirAhmaad     President Muhammadu Buhari has inaugurated a new industrial hub located opposite the Borno State University. The President who is on a one-day working visit was received by the State Governor Kashim Shettima and other senior government officials. He also commissioned …

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Police Commissioner Dedicates Award To Deceased Officers

The Yobe state Police commissioner, Abdulmaliki Sanmonu has dedicated an award he received on Friday to over 265 police officers. Naija News understands that Sanmonu dedicated the award to the officers who lost their lives in the course of fighting insurgents in the state. Sanmonu honoured the officers on Friday …

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FRSC deploys Deputy Corps Marshals, Assistant Corps Marshals, others

Following the recently concluded promotion conducted by the Federal Road Safety Commission, where 36 senior officers were promoted to their next ranks, the Corps Marshal, Dr. Boboye Oyeyemi, has approved the posting of the newly promoted officers and others to different formations of the Corps across the country. According to …

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Sultan calls for sighting of Ramadan moon

• Clerics Urge Govt To Tackle Poverty The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, has called on Muslims across the country to look for sighting of new moon of Ramadan the Ninth of lunar month. Sultan Abubakar in a statement issued by Chairman, Advisory Committee on Religious Affairs, Sultanate Council, …

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Zamfara killings: President Buhari under fire for offering Fulani militia, bandits N100bn

Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, has described as a constitutional crime and an unmitigated evil tantamount to an impeachable offence the decision of President Muhammadu Buhari administration to go into dialogue in Zamfara State with armed fulani militia and bandits. HURIWA frowned at an alleged planned to appease …

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Nigeria: FIFA, NFF Pay Tribute to Rashidi Yekini – AllAfrica

Photo: The Guardian By Kunle Sanni Seven years after the death of Nigerian footballer, Rashidi Yekini, world football governing body, FIFA, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and fans have taken to social media to pay tribute to the legend. Late Yekini, Nigeria’s all time top scorer with 37 goals in …

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Kano abolishes HND, Bsc dichotomy

The Kano State Government has abolished the dichotomy between the Bsc. And Higher National Diploma (HND) holders in the state. Governor Abdullahi Ganduje disclosed this in Kano yesterday during the workers day celebrations held at Sani Abacha Stadium. The governor explained that the decision to abolish the dichotomy was part …

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‘Review Bindow’s last-minute actions’

Hindi Livinus The Adamawa State chapters of the Nigeria Labour Congress, the Nigeria Union of Teachers and the Agriculture and Agro-Allied Employees Union of Nigeria have asked the state governor-elect, Ahmadu Fintiri, to review the last-minute actions of the outgoing administration of Governor Jibrilla Bindow. The groups, who made their …

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Boko Haram and the Chibok Abductions: #FiveYearsTooLong

Five years ago, on April 14, 2014 Boko Haram fighters kidnapped 276 mainly Christian young women from their all girls secondary school in Chibok, in northeast Nigeria’s Borno state. It was the incident that brought Boko Haram to global attention, and with it, the movement’s then leader Abubakar Shekau. Some …

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Yobe State Cholera Outbreak Situation Report No. 48: 6 November 2018 – Nigeria

Highlights: 9 new cases were reported on 6th November 2018 from 2 LGA (Gulani and Damaturu) 0 death was reported. Epidemiological Summary: The total number of suspected cholera cases reported in Yobe state is 1,759 with 61 associated deaths (CFR 3.47%). In the state, 576 cases have been reported in …

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