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Nasarawa Assembly holds crucial sitting on council officials

“Most chairmen have just settled down and are about to execute most of their projects.”

Don’t blame us for poor power supply in Abuja, Kogi, others – Electricity Company

“The AEDC is being allocated 11.5 per cent of total energy available daily for distribution to customers nationwide.”

Obey Supreme Court, keep Military out of elections – APC Campaign tells Nigerian govt.

The All Progressives Congress Presidential Campaign Organization (APCPCO) has urged the federal government to obey the various decisions of the highest courts in the country, directing that the military and all armed personnel be kept out of the nation’s election processes. “Following recent calls by our Presidential Candidate, General Muhammadu Buhari and the Chairman of […]

Abuja electricity coy ​blames allocation shortfall for​poor power supply

The average daily allocation to the company from February 1 to February 13 was 290 megawatts.

I didn’t send my deputy away from exco meetings — Governor Aliyu

Mr. Ibeto defected to APC from PDP, his boss’ party.

Kwara asks police to prosecute political thugs

Kwara says increase in political violence as the general elections approach has created serious security challenges

APC raises alarm over police siege on home of Buhari’s Campaign spokesman

The APC calls on those who sent the armed security personnel to Garba’s residence to immediately order their withdrawal and tell Nigerians what he has done to warrant such harassment.

Angry youth burn 7 suspected ritualists in Benue

The suspected ritualists allegedly killed a child.

Gender-​based violence​ ​obstacle to development – ​​​Nigeria Rights Chief​

The Nigerian society tolerates gender based violence.

Jonah Jang

Plateau retirees protest non-payment of pension

The pensioners say the Plateau State government owes them an accumulated debt of N4 billion.

Warring communities in Plateau reconcile, ​buy ​grains for victims

The reconciliation was initiated by the National Orientation Agency.

Security officials intercept trailer load of arms in Jos

the arms were transported in a private trailer and was intercepted by a traffic police officer on duty.

Gunmen kidnap ex-Plateau governor, Joshua Dariye’s father

The victim was abducted at his residence in Mushere, Bokkos Local Government Area of Plateau State.

Kwara State map

​P​olice impound vehicle carrying ammunition at border community in Kwara

The truck was allegedly coming from Burkina Faso.

Presidency, Shekarau boycott Emir Sanusi’s coronation

Mr. Shekarau, who is the Sardauna of Kano, was conspicuously absent at the venue.

Agric Ministry confirms bird flu outbreak in Kaduna

Federal Government plans to compensate farms whose poultry were affected.

Nasarawa State Governor, Tanko Al-Makura

Nasarawa PDP challenges Almakura to make state accounts public

PDP promises transparency if elected

PDP calls for calm after tribunal’s verdict on Niger East senate seat

The National Assembly Election Petition Tribunal’s verdict nullifying the election of Nuhu Zagbayi, PDP, in favor of David Umaru of APC on January 30.

The approved APC logo, released early Wednesday morning

Tribunal sacks Niger East senator, declares APC candidate winner

The National Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Minna on Friday declared David Umaru of of the All Progressives Congress, APC, as the winner of the August 30 election in the Niger East Senatorial District. > > The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Zagbayi Nuhu, was initially declared winner of the election by […]

Yero promises Gurara State if PDP is elected

Yero gives scholarship up to university to some pupils.

Man in court for allegedly securing job with stolen certificate

The accused allegedly ran to Abuja from Ekiti State and used the said certificates to secure a job at Luna Hospital, Gwarinpa as a medical practitioner

Mukhtar Yero, Former Governor of Kaduna

Gunman kills 7, injures 14 in Southern Kaduna village

The incident occurred at a funeral.