Author Archives: The Citizen

Plight of Kano foreign students – Leadership

A recent report exposed the plight of 14 students of Kano State origin who are studying on government scholarship in India. In that report, the ...

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Violence, voter apathy mar guber, state assembly elections

Violence, voter apathy and vote-buying marred the Governorship and State Houses of Assembly elections that took place in the country on Saturday ...

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Gunmen kill Reps member, Olatoye Sugar, in Ibadan

A member of the House of Representatives, from Lagelu/Akinyele Federal Constituency of Oyo State, Temitope Olatoye, has been shot dead ...

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Police officer kills election observer in Enugu

A policeman has shot dead an election observer in Umuida community, Enugu Ezike, Igbo-Eze north local government area of Enugu state ...

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Policeman loses life as INEC confirms abduction of three staff in Katsina

Authorities in Katsina state have said that gunmen killed one policeman and abducted three INEC staff in the state on Saturday, March 9 ...

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Gov. Ugwuanyi coasts to victory as observers, Nwodo, Nwobodo, Arch. Chukwuma hail peaceful elections

A coalition of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) - accredited foreign and local observers, and notable leaders in Enugu State have commended the successful conduct of Saturday’s governorship and House of Assembly elections ...

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NYSC members decry non-payment of election allowances

The National Youths Service Corp (NYSC) members used as ad hoc staff in Bwari Area Council on Saturday decried the non-payment of election allowance by ...

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AMCON wants more female slots in financial services industry

In commemoration of the International Women’s Day (IWD) the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), Mr. Ahmed Lawan Kuru has called ...

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9th Assembly: South-East should produce Senate President – Ahmed Gulak

Ahmed Gulak was a special adviser, Political Affairs to ex- President Goodluck Jonathan. He later tried unsuccessfully to become the national chairman of the Peoples ...

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Guardiola denies speculation on Juventus switch

Pep Guardiola has firmly rejected speculation linking him to Juventus and insists he could stay at Manchester City beyond his current contract. Il Giornale journalist ...

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