Daily Archives: January 4, 2019

Ekiti FA election holds Jan 24

The electoral committee for the Ekiti State Football Association elections has fixed the 24th of January, 2019, for the conduct of elections into various executive ...

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Outrage as Buhari’s niece heads INEC result collation centre

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday inaugurated ad hoc committees on the Electoral Logistics and the National Collation Centre ...

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Gov. Yari ready to quit for emergency rule in Zamfara

The Zamfara State Governor, Mr Abdulaziz Yari, said on Thursday that he was ready to quit if the declaration of state of emergency in the state would end the rising killings by bandits ...

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Bauchi governor lifts curfew

Bauchi State Governor Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar has lifted the curfew imposed few weeks ago in some communities in Yelwa village of Bauchi metropolis after a crisis in the area ...

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Court rejects Melaye’s plea to end police siege to residence

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Thursday rejected an application for an order directing the police to remove their men from Senator Dino Melaye’s Abuja residence ...

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Boko Haram: Two pilots, three naval officers die in helicopter crash

Five crew members, made up of two pilots and three personnel of the Nigerian Air Force, have been confirmed dead in the military helicopter crash which occurred in Damasak, Borno State, on Wednesday ...

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Buhari begs labour unions to end strikes

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday appealed to various labour unions in the country to reduce their agitations to enable his administration to concentrate on repairing ...

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Atiku insists on card readers, PVCs for elections

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, on Thursday called for the use of only smart card readers and permanent voter ...

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EFCC targets to jail more people in 2019 – Magu

The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr Ibrahim Magu, says the EFCC is committed to ensuring that more corrupt persons are jailed in 2019 ...

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Akwa Ibom acquires three aircraft for Ibom Airline

Akwa Ibom State Government said on Thursday that it had acquired three aircraft to its fleets of Ibom Airline Company. The State Commissioner for Special ...

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