Kano Hisbah arrests 53 teenagers for immoral acts

The Kano State Hisbah Board has arrested 53 teenagers over alleged involvement in immoral acts in Kano City. Malam Lawal Ibrahim, the board’s Public Relations Officer, who disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday in Kano, said they were arrested on a tip-off. According to him, the suspects were apprehended on Tuesday night at Lamido... Continue Reading →

We ’ll disgrace terrorists in 2021 —Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has said that the Nigerian army will shame and disgrace the Boko Haram and Islamic States for West African Province (ISWAP) terrorists in 2021. Buratai gave the assurance at a sit-out night to usher in the 2021 New Year at the TY Buratai Institute for War and... Continue Reading →

APC clears all local government seats in Gombe polls

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has won all the chairmanship and council seats in Gombe local government polls conducted on Saturday, according to the declaration made by the Gombe state Independent Electoral Commission (GOSIEC). The Executive chairman of GOSIEC and chief presiding officer at the polls, Mr Saidu Awak, stated that the results of the... Continue Reading →

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway: FG to adopt new measures against gas pipeline accidents

The Federal Controller of Works in Lagos, Mr Olukayode Popoola has scheduled an emergency stakeholders meeting to seek a solution to the hazard of gas lines in the ongoing Lagos-Ibadan Expressway reconstruction/rehabilitation project. Popoola told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Lagos that the meeting was important for all stakeholders to rub... Continue Reading →

Why I became a commercial driver – 52-year-old mother of five

A 52-year-old Lagos-based commercial bus driver,  has advised housewives to engage in business to complement family needs and reduce financial burdens on their husbands. Atakan gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Lagos. She said that although the driving business could be challenging and masculine in... Continue Reading →

Niger Gov appoints former NAN Staff, SSA Media Relations, Strategy

Niger State Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello has approved the appointment of a former staff of the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, Alhaji Tanko Dada as Senior Special Assistant, SSA, Media Relations and Strategy. The appointment letter signed by the Secretary to the State Government, SSG, Alhaji Ahmed Ibrahim Matane said the appointment was with immediate... Continue Reading →

Nigeria: Strike – Labour Gives Niger Govt Fresh Conditions

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) in Niger has made three points demand to enable it suspend the ongoing seven-day strike in the state. Mr Yakubu Garba, the state Chairman, NLC made this known on Sunday, in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Minna. "We held a... Continue Reading →

Buhari declares 2020 Lagos trade fair open

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday declared the 2020 edition of the Lagos International Trade Fair open, reiterating the Federal Government’s commitment to revamping Nigeria’s Industrial Revolution Plan (NIRP). The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the trade fair, which is being promoted by the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), will be on... Continue Reading →

1 killed, 5 injured as hoodlums clash in Ibadan

One person was reportedly murdered while five others sustained an injury on Tuesday when hoodlums unleashed terror on residents of Wesley College area of Ibadan. A witness told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that hoodlums attacked residents of Labo, Orita Aperin, Elekuro, Kosodo, Oranyan areas of Ibadan with dangerous weapons during a clash on... Continue Reading →

Residents Beat Kidnap Suspect To Death In Ekiti

An angry mob has beaten up a middle-aged man to death after he was accused of trying to kidnap a seven-year-old boy in Omuo Ekiti, headquarters of Ekiti East Local Government area of Ekiti State. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that a source in the community alleged that the deceased man trailed the boy... Continue Reading →

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