Alleged N29bn Fraud: I have no case to answer, Nyako tells court
The judge gave the prosecution seven days to file and serve their written address in objection to the defendants’ no-case submission and adjourned the matter to March 25
Borno governor approves N578 million scholarship for 23,000 students
Borno is listed as one of the least educated states in Nigeria with the majority of its youth population, not attending schools.
Police Arrest Own Officer For Alleged Kidnapping In Adamawa
The alleged police officer supplied, on three different occasions, nine live ammunition to the criminals, to facilitate their activities.
Police apprehend 71 Kidnap, robbery, rape suspects in Adamawa
The police recovered 13 AK 47 assault rifles, 761 rounds of life ammunition, 18 magazines and five locally made pistols from the suspects.
Police inspector arrested for allegedly raping two minors
The police inspector is being detained for allegedly raping two cousins aged 12 and 10
North-east governors hold maiden meeting, consider ‘enhancing security’
The forum agreed to establish a technical working committee to implement all the actions agreed upon and agreed to meet quarterly.
Borno, BOI partner to raise N1 billion to finance SMEs
Both parties will contribute N500 million after which the funds will be disbursed as loans to eligible entrepreneurs.
I resisted shedding tears while distributing relief materials to IDPs – Gov. Zulum
The governor, who directly supervised the distribution of the items, was dismayed over the critical conditions being experienced by the displaced people occasioned by insurgency.
Modibbo Adama Varsity sacks two lecturers, deputy registrar over sexual harassment, fraud
The Governing Council of the Modibbo Adama University of Technology approved the termination of the appointments of the three officials.
EXCLUSIVE: Radio sacks manager for airing analysis on Bauchi governor’s N3.6 billion contract scandal
Albarka Radio, an independent radio station, belongs to the chief of staff to Bauchi governor, Ladan Salihu.
Police intercepts suspected trafficker with 23 children in Taraba
The police spokesperson, Davil Misal, with the suspects on Monday at Jalingo command headquarters
New ISWAP boss slays five rebel leaders, silences clerical tones
The move by the new ISWAP leader is considered and inaugural show of strength.
Strange disease kills 200 cows in Jigawa — Official
An official also said the outbreak “only affected the animals that allegedly skipped the routine vaccination exercise conducted by the government.”
Two Nigerian politicians detained for ‘insulting governor’
The police accused the two politicians of calling the governor “leader of promise breakers.”
Red Cross not involved in negotiations with Boko Haram, ISWAP – Official
The Red Cross says access to civilians in conflict is a big challenge.
N3.6 billion Contract: Bauchi govt reacts to graft allegations against governor
The state government denies wrongdoing without adducing evidence to back its claim.
Lassa Fever: Yobe monarch calls for return of Environmental Health Inspectors
The royal father said the return of environmental health inspectors will revive the glorious era of good hygiene practices among people in the urban and rural areas.
ISWAP, terror group in Nigeria, rebrands, reversing tradition
Both the new and immediate past leaders of ISWAS are Kanuri from Maiduguri.
Boko Haram: Nigeria soldier goes berserk, shoots four officers dead, kills self
The soldier also injured two other soldiers serving at the theatre command.
‘Repentant’ Boko Haram members arrive Maiduguri from Niger
Twenty five ex-Boko Haram members laid down arms and surrendered to the Nigerien government.