Reliable Sources including security forces who were not authotized to talk to the press, Sunday morning confirmed the deadly attack and invasion of Military Base by fully armed members of Boko Haram sect on Saturday evening at Buni Gari town of Gujba Local Government area of Yobe state.
No fewer than 19 children have been reportedly drowned in a boat mishap on Saturday in Lafiagi, Edu Local Government Area of Kwara.The boat, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) learnt, was conveying the victims across River Niger for a programme at a traditional wedding ceremony in a community in Niger.The boat, conveying about 22 people mostly children, capsized while crossing the river.A source said that while two of the passengers were rescued, the
Executive Director, Finance and Administration, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Mr. Bashir Jamoh, has been elected President and Chairman of Council of the Chartered Institute of Transport Administration of Nigeria (CIoTA). Jamoh was elected last week during the institute’s National Conference and Annual General Meeting held in Uyo
Oyedokun allayed the fear being expressed over the ability of the PDP Presidential Candidate, Atiku Abubakar, to defeat the APC in the Southwest. Olakunle Olafioye Former Deputy National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Shuaibu Oyedokun, has given an insight on how the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) was able to wrest power.
The national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, on Saturday described the late Dr. Fredrick Fasehun as a renowned pro-democracy andT
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said it would kick off the 2019 presidential campaign tomorrow, in Sokoto state, North-western Nigeria. A statement on Sunday by the Director, Media and Publicity of the PDP Presidential Campaign Council, Kola Ologbondiyan, said the campaign would focus on issues as well as address the concerns, plights, fears and
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai says fake news not only poses threat to national security but makes the ongoing counter terrorism operation in the North East more difficult. In an interview with Newsmen in Maiduguri, Buratai urged Nigerians to be patriotic and wary of false information, as well as condemn those behind
The controversy surrounding the alleged invasion of Tangaza Local Government Area of Sokoto State by suspected armed bandits who were said to be imposing levies on residents in the area may not end soon