Muhammad Ahmad

Posts by Muhammad Ahmad:

Nasarawa governor, Al-Makura, alleges plot to assassinate him, his brother

Armed men visited the governor’s brother's home in Lafia, Friday. Governor Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has alleged a plot to assassinate him and his elder brother, Ahmadu, who is the Emir of Kwandere. Reacting to the alleged assassination attempt on his brother, Friday evening, by gunmen at the Emir's…

Nasarawa Deputy Governor dares APC, says party’s decision harsh on Nigerians

Damishi Barau said the APC’s position was harsh on Nigerians. (more…)

Youth torch Nasarawa APC chairman’s hotel over election result

The youth were angered by the result of an APC primaries (more…)

Governor Al-Makura registers on Valentine’s Day, says APC stands for love

Governor clamours for membership in his party (more…)

The approved APC logo, released early Wednesday morning

Nasarawa APC group condemns deputy governor’s suspension

The Interim Chairman of the APC in Nasarawa had announced the suspension of the state's deputy governor (more…)

Nasarawa State

APC suspends Nasarawa Deputy Governor

Suspension was based on statements made by the Deputy Governor to journalists. The Nasarawa State chapter of the All Progressive Congress, APC, on Monday announced the suspension of the deputy governor, Damishi Luka-Barau. The decision was announced by the state Interim Chairman of the party, Standly Buba, at the APC…

Nasarawa Assembly asks Governor Al-Makura to sack electoral commissioner

Commissioner accused of partisanship (more…)

Nasarawa Electoral Commission to embark on voters’ education ahead of council polls

Commission determined to conduct free, fair elections (more…)

Stella Oduah

Oduahgate: Groups seek prosecution of NCAA for refusal of FOI

Groups asks NCAA to declare procurement records for controversial bullet proof cars (more…)

Leadership tussle tears Nasarawa APC apart

Party stalwart say positions in interim committee, lopsided. (more…)

Nasarawa nPDP members give conditions for joining APC

The faction said it was suspicious of the governor. (more…)

Group drags Governor Al-Makura to court for abandoning accident victim hit by convoy

The accident was caused by a driver in the governor’s convoy. (more…)

12 Nasarawa Commissioners to join PDP, party chairman claims

Mr. Al-Makura runs an APC administration. (more…)

My wife gave birth to a tortoise, man claims

The husband said doctors told them the foetus was not human. (more…)

PDP presents party flag to Nasarawa APC decampees

The decampees were members of the APC. (more…)

Gunmen used to illustrate the story

Gunmen raid Nasarawa police station, release suspected Ombatse members, others in detention

The youths threatened to burn down the station. (more…)

Impeachment plot: Nasarawa lawmakers indict Al-Makura of N3 billion extra budgetary expenses

"We will remove (the Governor) if a case of misappropriation is established," a lawmaker said. (more…)

Al-Makura Impeachment Plot: Police storm Nasarawa Assembly

Some lawmakers are allegedly plotting to impeach the state governor. Over 50 mobile police officers were on Monday morning stationed at the premises of the Nasarawa State House of Assembly. Among the police officers are anti- bomb experts who were seen moving around the premises while over 12 police officers…

Nasarawa CPC chairman threatens court action against Gov. Al-Makura over state funds

El-Yakub regrets supporting Al-Makura in 2011 (more…)

Al-Makura’s testimony at Ombatse inquiry stirs controversy

The governor appeared at the panel and admitted donating N1million to the sect. (more…)

I gave Ombatse youth N1 million for refreshment, transportation – Governor Al-Makura

Governor denies prior knowledge of Ombatse before November 2012. (more…)

Nasarawa State

Ombatse: Nasarawa Commission asks security operatives to investigate alleged death threat

An emergency official accused a Nasarawa Commissioner of threat to life. The Chairman of the Nasarawa State Judicial Commission of Inquiry probing the killing of scores of security operatives in Alakyo Village has directed an investigation into the alleged threat to the life of the state Secretary of the Emergency…

Ombatse killings: Group accuses Nasarawa Senator of false testimony

 Kwararrafa Development Association accused Senator Solomon Ewuga of falsehood. (more…)

28-year-old allegedly killed by friends over N500 debt

 Police said two suspects were arrested. (more…)

Nasarawa crisis: Al-Makura donates N2mn, materials to affected Tiv communities

Over 500 people were displaced from the Tiv communities. (more…)