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Benue: Missing police officer found dead

A police officer was missing in Benue state on Saturday has been found dead, locals said yesterday. The officer, whose identity has not yet been disclosed, was amongst the four mobile police officers that went missing following an ambush on their patrol vehicle in Logo local government area on Saturday. The incident occurred in Tse […]

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A single Nigerian’s loot enough to complete Ajaokuta Steel – Bello

Lokoja Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has stated what a single Nigerian looted from the treasury was enough to complete the Ajaokuta Steel Development Company. The Governor stated this in Lokoja yesterday while receiving the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara and the members of the House Committee on Steel Development along […]

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Akawu: Recognising a peace maker

For being a peace maker and agent of peace, the sterling qualities of a former Chief Whip, Kogi state House of Assembly and Galadima Koton- Karfe, Hon. Saidu Akawu Salihu, were recently recognised and rewarded. OYIBO SALIHU reports When the people of Kogi/Koton –Karfe Constituency in Kogi state overwhelmingly voted for Hon. Saidu Akawu Salihu […]

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FG to bring back Nigerians stranded in Libya

By Awaal Gata Abuja The federal government has said it will send an aircraft to Libya to bring back Nigerians stranded in the country. This was made known yesterday in a statement by the spokesman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Tiwatope Elias-Fatile. The spokesman said the federal government had been liaising with the Nigerian […]

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EYC plans to promote Nigerian youths

By Binta Shama Abuja President, ECOWAS Youth Council (EYC), Mr. Emmanuel William, has unveiled the plans of the association to identify and promote young Nigerians who have contributed to the service of humanity. William disclosed this recently in Abuja while presenting a distinguished West African Young Philanthropist of the 2017 Award to the Founder of […]

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BYO tasks new SGF on transparency

By Tope Musowo Lagos The Buhari Youth Organisation (BYO) has called on the new Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Boss Mustapha, to excel in transparency above his predecessor, who was sacked. Comrade Yusuf Nalado, the National President of the BYO made the call in a statement he signed on Wednesday in […]

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Rohr: World Cup failure‘ll ruin my career

Coach Gernot Rohr, who is currently the Technical Adviser of Nigeria’s Super Eagles, tutored the country’s senior National team that have already picked 2018 World Cup ticket. IKENNA OKONKWO spoke with the German-Franco Gaffer on his plans for the mundial, even as he awaits two-year contract extention. Road to Russia Just like everybody else, I […]