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NCC tasks GSM providers on quality service

TheNigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has challenged GSM service providers in the country to provide functional and accessible customer care help lines which would enable customers ...

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Emir killed as terrorists ambush Borno monarchs

BY NDAHI MARAMA, MAIDUGURI Gunmen suspected to be members of dreaded Boko Haram ambushed the emirs of Askira, Alhaji Abdullahi Ibn Muhammed Askirama II, Alhaji ...

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Yobe raises 1m tree seedlings to combat desertification

The Yobe State Government said on Friday that it raised one million assorted tree seedlings for the establishment of shelter-belts across the state to combat ...

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Northern govs urge Boko Haram to embrace peace

Following the initiative of President Goodluck Jonathan to grant amnesty to members of the Boko Haram sect, the Governor of Niger State and Chairman, Northern ...

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UN adds Nigeria to countries with al-Qaeda affiliate

The United Nations has added the violent Islamic sect, Boko Haram, to its list of terrorist organisations formally recognised as being associated with al-Qaeda, according ...

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PDP tips Wike for Rivers gov election

The Peoples Democratic Party in Rivers State has said that nothing stops the Supervising Minister of Education, Chief Nyesom Wike, from contesting the 2015 governorship ...

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FG releases Rivers’ aircraft as Jonathan’s friends woo Amaechi

A major political drama in the nation’s political landscape began to unfold yesterday with the revelation that close associates of President Goodluck Jonathan had advanced ...

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Presidential fact-finding committee on abduction visits Chibok

The Presidential Fact-finding Committee on the Abducted Chibok Schoolgirls yesterday visited Chibok, Borno State. A statement by the spokesperson of the Committee, Kingsley Osadolor, said ...

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Osoba rules out reconciliation with Amosun

The crisis rocking the All Progressives Congress in Ogun State deepened on Thursday as a former governor of the state and national leader of the ...

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The Sun ex-DMD dies at 48

Former Deputy Managing Director (DMD) of The Sun Publishing Limited, Mrs. Ethel Nmezi, is dead. She was aged 48. Mrs. Nmezi died on Monday, May ...

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