FUT Minna orders 44 students to withdraw from university
An official said 22 students were advised to withdraw due to poor academic performance.
“Kogi is now a haven for Boko Haram” – Governor Bello
“Just last night, four high profile Boko Haram members were arrested in Kogi by the military.”
Reduce bride price for Tiv women, governor’s wife tells Tor-Tiv
“Such high demands discourage many bachelors from even attempting to get married,” the governor’s wife said.
Niger Governor talks tough, probes N4.4 billion bailout funds to local govts
He frowned at what he called “irresponsible behaviour of some of the local government chief executives.”
Seven of ten blind people in Kwara blind from childhood – Expert
The state government has enacted a law that makes vision screening compulsory for children under five years.
Unpaid pension, gratuities: Kwara retirees begin seven-day fasting
The pensioners are being owed about N7 billion.
SSANU threatens to invade Plateau University over suspension of officials
The university suspended the interim chairman and secretary of SSANU, Timnan Rimdap and Dusu Yaro.
N1.2 billion fraud: Court adjourns trial of ex-Plateau governor Dariye
Mr. Dariye is facing a 21-count charge bordering on breach of trust and diversion of N1.162 billion Plateau ecological fund.
IPAC wades into crisis between Gov. Bello, APC leadership in Kogi
The group says some leaders of the ruling party had criticised the governor.
60 per cent of Niger teachers using fake, invalid certificate – Governor Bello
“Information reaching us is that majority of our teachers in public schools do not have the competency to teach.”
Abuja Airport Closure: Kaduna commences construction of road linking train station to airport
“The project will be completed before the relocation of flights from Abuja to Kaduna.”
Gov. Al-Makura sacks 10 Commissioners, redeploys 2 others
The governor has sent names of new nominees to the state assembly.