The north must let go in 2023

May 12, 2022 Dan Agbese 0

The 2023 general election season is now upon us. The politicians and their parties are working out the maths of winning or stealing or capturing power. The fate of our country in 2023 is in the hands of the party moguls. For good or ill, it is their bounden duty to decide what we make of our next general elections Read More

What’s the fate of almajirai?

March 28, 2022 Blueprint 0

Almajiri is an informal educationa system which is predominantly practiced in Northern Nigeria. Almajirai are teenagers ages of 4-17 who are sent away from their dwelling by their respective parents, to seek Islamic knowledge, source for sustenance, and clothes themselves by begging for alms from people. The almajiri system has produced prime leading Islamic intellectuals in Norther Nigeria but along Read More

Bauchi set to be economic hub in North

March 13, 2022 Blueprint 0

The current administration of Governor Bala Mohammed in Bauchi state is poised to harness the state’s economic potential through a comprehensive development template that will make Bauchi the hub of economic activities in the North. The project, which targets all the sectors of the state’s economy, is expected to open up all the local government areas of the state for Read More

Kwara 2023: Will pendulum swing to North?

February 11, 2022 Blueprint 0

Age-long agitation has once again pitched the people of Kwara-north against Kwara-central and Kwara-south in the quest for governorship position in the forthcoming 2023 general elections. In this report, KEHINDE OSASONA gives an insight to the intrigues and permutation. Preparatory to the 2023 governorship election in Kwara state, stakeholders, elders and youth of the northern axis of Kwara state have Read More

FG commissions 200-solar street lights in Yobe North senatorial district

November 26, 2021 Yusuf A Yusuf Damaturu 0

In an effort to improve the social wellbeing and quality lives of people of the state, the federal ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development on Wednesday commissioned 200 units of solar street lights in four local government areas of Yobe state. The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Dr Mohammed Mahmood Abubakar represented by the zonal director, North East of Read More

The North, the call for Jonathan to do one term

November 17, 2021 Harrison Odoh 0

Since the governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) held a private meeting with former President Goodluck Jonathan in Abuja sometime in November 2020, tongues have been wagging that the visit was the plot of the northern political elite to woo him to contest for the presidential seat during the forthcoming 2023 general elections in Nigeria. The governors were led Read More

Buckle-up, save North from drifting, varsity don urges NRO

November 16, 2021 Blueprint 0

The former vice chancellor, National Open University of Nigeria, Abuja (NOUN), Professor Abdallah Uba Adamu, Monday called on the leadership of the Northern Reform Organisation (NRO) to make concerted effort in saving the Northern part of the country from drifting in the face of the current dismal happenings permeating the region. Delivering a lecture entitled, ‘The North, Yesterday, Today and Read More