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Bogoro’s Re-instatement Not A Surprise-UNIMAID VC

Bogoro’s Re-instatement Not A Surprise-UNIMAID VC

The Executive Secretary of Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) Professor Suleiman Elias Bogoro has received in his office a delegation from the University of Maiduguri (Unimaid) led by its Vice Chancellor Professor Ibrahim Abubakar Njodi. Speaking during the visit the Vice Chancellor said the purpose of the courtesy call was to congratulate Professor Bogoro on his recent re-instatement as the ... Read More »

TETFund Partners US to scale up scholarship programme

TETFund Partners US to scale up scholarship programme

The Executive Secretary of TETFund, Prof. Suleiman Elias Bogoro has received in his office the Cultural Affairs Officer of the United States in Nigeria, Mr. Sterling Tilley. Tilley who was accompanied to the Fund by Miss Bella Anne Ndubuisi, the Cultural Affairs Specialist of the Embassy, stated that the aim of the visit was to strengthen the already existing relationship ... Read More »

How Saraki Plans to Hijack 9th Senate – APC Chieftain

How Saraki Plans to Hijack 9th Senate – APC Chieftain

Mr Yekini Nabena, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says the outgoing President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, is planning to hijack the 9th Senate by enthroning its leadership. Nabena, who is also the Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the APC, made this known in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja. He said Saraki planned to use the ... Read More »

Drug abuse: Gov Sani-Bello orders closure of peddlers shops, prosecution of offenders

Drug abuse: Gov Sani-Bello orders closure of peddlers shops, prosecution of offenders

…COMMENDS TRADITIONAL RULERS FOR THEIR SUPPORT Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello has ordered immediate closure of any shop found engaging in sales of hard drugs and the prosecution of promoters of such pharmacy. He gave the directive when he played host to members of Niger State Council of Traditional Rulers led by Etsu Nupe, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar in his ... Read More »

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege remains the Senator-Elect, says Aide

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege remains the Senator-Elect, says Aide

“The electoral college that elected Senator Omo-Agege and Rev. Waive as APC candidates in the just concluded 2019 general elections came into being by virtue of a consent judgement that has not been set aside.” STATEMENT ON THE JUDGEMENT DELIVERED TODAY BY JUSTICE TOYIN ADEGOKE OF THE FEDERAL HIGH COURT 1, ASABA. March 18, 2019 Today’s judgement by Justice Toyin ... Read More »

Ansar-Ud-Deen High Sch, Saki Old Students congratulate Oyo Gov –elect, Deputy

Ansar-Ud-Deen High Sch, Saki Old Students congratulate Oyo Gov –elect, Deputy

“Both of Your Excellencies stood by us through your philanthropic support for the development of our alma mata, particularly during the 50th anniversary of the school, January, 2017.” PRESS RELEASE We, of the ANSAR-UD-DEEN HIGH SCHOOL, SAKI OLD STUDENTS’ ASSOCIATION hereby convey our  hearty CONGRATULATIONS to the duo of  our HONORARY ALUMNI / DEVELOPMENT PARTNERS – Their Excellencies, Engr. Seyi ... Read More »

Yar’adua Foundation, 29 others to lose properties worth over N4.8bn for tax evasion

Yar’adua Foundation, 29 others to lose properties worth over N4.8bn for tax evasion

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has moved to seize plots of land and buildings valued at N4.8 billion from the  Shehu Yar’adua Foundation and 29 other firms. ICPC Spokesperson, Mrs Rasheedat Okoduwa disclosed this in a Press Statement in Abuja. She said that the properties included 22.9 hectares of undeveloped land, one plaza, and a ... Read More »

I am afraid to go back to school  – 3-year old boy who survived  Lagos school building collapse

I am afraid to go back to school – 3-year old boy who survived Lagos school building collapse

Three-year-old, Kabiru Sasore, one of the survivors of the school building collapse at Ita Faji on Lagos Island, has said he is afraid to return to school. Master Kabiru was rushed to the hospital after the incident,  and was discharged last week Thursday after he was certified healthy enough to return home. His mother is said to be in a ... Read More »

Borno community in Askira-Uba LGA seeks military intervention against Boko Haram

Borno community in Askira-Uba LGA seeks military intervention against Boko Haram

BY INUSA NDAHI, MAIDUGURI Communities of Multafu in Askira Uba Local Government Area of Borno State have called on the Military authorities to deploy troops and safe them from incessant invasion by armed Boko Haram sect who have been terrorising them since last week. This was contained in a press statement signed on behalf of the Community by an Elderstateman ... Read More »