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Shocker: Boko Haram Members Storm Borno, Behead Six Farmers

No less than six farmers have been beheaded by the Islamic Boko Haram group at Dimge plantation in the Mafa Local Government Area of Borno. According to the News Agency of Nigeria, the killing is the latest in a string of attacks in the violence wracked North-East, where more than …

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Why We Won’t Accept Ranching In Nigeria – Fulani Herdsmen Reveals

Fulani herdsmen in Nigeria have vowed not to accept cattle ranching because the country’s geographical location was not suitable for it. According to the herders, the anti-open grazing laws being established by state governments would die a natural death like ‘political sharia law’ in Zamfara. Addressing newsmen, yesterday, in Abuja, …

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Osun State Government Speaks On ‘Increase In Tuition Fees’ (Read Details)

Osun state government has denied increase in tuition fees of state-owned tertiary institutions. This is contained in a statement on Monday by Adelani Baderinwa, Commissioner for Information and Strategy. It said government has not authorized any increment in the tuition, explaining that only ancillary fees were increased by institutions’ authorities …

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Lagos To Get 24/7 Power Supply In 2018 – Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has said plans are at advanced stages to generate constant electricity for residents of the state in 2018. He noted that the state had already devised strategies to short-circuit power generation, transmission and distribution to ensure there was “24/7 power supply to residents.” Ambode spoke …

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How Snakebite Killed Son Of A Snake Charmer In Katsina Community

Isah Saidu, a 40-year-old native doctor and snake charmer, has been remanded in Katsina Prison, for allegedly causing the death of his 15-year-old son, Kamala Isah, through snakebite. According to Punch Metro, the incident reportedly occurred on November 5, 2017 at Kuringata Village, Kafur Local Government Area of Katsina State. …

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Saraki Speaks On His 2019 Political Ambition

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has revealed the only condition that can stop him from contesting the 2019 Presidential election. According to him, if President Muhammadu Buhari decides to re-contest, then he (Saraki) will not contest. He said this yesterday on a weekly Hausa Programme aired on Alheri Radio, Kaduna. The …

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‘Goodluck Jonathan Is A Patriotic, Exemplary Leader’- APC

The ruling All Progressives Congress APC has congratulated Nigeria’s immediate-past president, Dr Goodluck Jonathan on his 60th birthday, describing him as a “patriotic and exemplary” leader. In a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi urged Jonathan to continue to be steadfast in the pursuit of peace …

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‘Why We Won’t Accept Ranching In Nigeria’- Fulani Herdsmen Speak

Fulani herdsmen in Nigeria have vowed not to accept cattle ranching because the country’s geographical location was not suitable for it. According to the herders, the anti-open grazing laws being established by state governments would die a natural death like ‘political sharia law’ in Zamfara. Addressing newsmen, yesterday, in Abuja, …

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