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Mob kills 3 suspected ‘Shila Boys’ in Yola

The Adamawa State Police Command on Sunday confirmed the killing of three suspected criminals by a mob in Yola. Suleiman Nguroje, spokesman for the command,...

I won’t leave Northeast until Boko Haram is defeated – Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, has vowed not to leave the theatre of Operation Lafiya Dole until the Boko Haram insurgency is defeated in the Northeastern part of the country.

Katsina govt to commence minimum wage implementation January

The Katsina State Government and the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, have reached agreement on the payment of the new national minimum wage with its salary consequential adjustments to public workers in the state.

JUST IN: Confusion as Nigerian Military armoured tank explodes in Damaturu

An armoured tank belonging to the Nigerian Military on Monday caught fire in Damaturu, Yobe state causing several explosions from the vehicle.

We executed 10 Christians to avenge our leaders killed in Nigeria, ISIS claims in new video

The Islamic State has released a video, claiming to have killed 10 Christians in Nigeria, TheCable reports.

Nigerian envoy calls for Taraba governor’s impeachment over alleged misappropriation of funds

The Nigerian Envoy to the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, Hassan Ardo, has called on the Taraba State House of Assembly to commence impeachment process on Governor Darius Ishaku.

Nigerian Customs hands over 6 mine-resistant military vehicles to US govt

The Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, has handed over the six mine-resistant and multi-purpose military vehicles intercepted en route Niger Republic to American government.

Miyetti Allah on peace mission in Fulani communities in Enugu

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders’ Association of Nigeria, MACBAN, has begun sensitisation of its members in the 14 Fulani settlements in Enugu State, in...

Controller refutes report of jail break in Keffi prison

The controller of the Nasarawa State Command of the Nigeria Correctional Service, Emmanuel Okoro, on Thursday refuted reports by a section of the media...

El-Zakzaky’s bail, victory against tyranny, impunity – IMN

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, has described as a victory against tyranny and impunity, the recent release of their leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, by...

Gov. Ortom gives details of Benue attacks, says 81 herdsmen convicted, 3,000 cows seized

The governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom, on Saturday in New York said no fewer than 81 herdsmen had been convicted and 3,000 cows...

NEMA confirms death of 7 in Yola rainstorm

At least seven people have been killed in the Thursday rainstorm in Yola, Adamawa State capital, the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, has confirmed. Abani...

El-Zakzaky’s daughter speaks from Dubai, says ‘no going back on street protests’

The daughter of the leader of Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, popularly known as Shiites, Suhaila Ibrahim El-Zakzaky has called on members of the movement to ignore the suspension order and continue with their street protests.

I’ve no plan to install a successor in 2023, says President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says he has no plan whatsoever to groom a successor for the 2023 presidential election. The president stated this while reacting to...

Adamawa community sacrifices Mosque for clinic due to lack of health facility

Worried by lack of health facility, the Wuro Ahmadu community at Gongoshi Grazing Reserve in Mayo-Belwa Local Government Area of Adamawa has turned their...

Gombe governor, Inuwa Yahaya, makes first appointments

The governor of Gombe State, Inuwa Yahaya, has approved the appointment of Prof. Ibrahim Njodi, immediate-past Vice Chancellor, University of Maiduguri, as the Secretary...

BREAKING: Former President Shehu Shagari dies at 93

A former president, Shehu Shagari, who was overthrown by the military regime in 1983, is dead. He died at the National Hospital, Abuja at the...

Buhari justifies slowness, says ‘I was arrested when I was going fast’

President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration is slow in fighting corruption because the system is slow. The president said this when he received the Federal Capital...

Nigerian federal, states, LGs get N788 billion as October allocations

The federal, states and local governments on Wednesday shared N788.13 billion as federal allocation for the month of October at the Federation Account Allocation...

My visit to Obasanjo is Sunna of Prophet, says Sheikh Gumi

A fiery Islamic cleric, Ahmad Gumi, has cleared air over his visit to former President Olusegun Obasanjo to Abeokuta alongside former vice president and...

Sack Adamawa APC executives, face rebellion, 8 lawmakers threaten Oshiomhole 

By Ibrahim Abdul As moves to sack Adamawa executives of the All Progressives Congress, APC, thickens, eight House of Assembly members from the state have...

Shiites faction denies allegations of being security threat

The Shiites faction under the auspices of Shi'a Progressives has faulted recent statements credited to some ‘Wahabi scholars in Kaduna’ which declared them as a security threat to the country. 

BREAKING: Bauchi governor nominates Audu Katagum as deputy

The governor of Bauchi State, Mohammed Abubakar, has nominated Audu Katagum, the Chief of Staff, Government House, to serve as his Deputy. Umar Sade, State...

Hameed Ali to Buhari: ‘I won’t be president at 70 if I were you’

The Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service, Hameed Ali, on Tuesday told President Muhammadu Buhari that he would not aspire to be president at...

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