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Nigerian Air Forces discovers possible location of Chibok girls

The Nigerian Air Force has said that it has been able to identify possible locations of the abducted Chibok school girls.

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Murtala Muhammed: 40 years after

General Murtala Ramat Muhammed (November 8, 1938 – February 13, 1976) was the military ruler (Head of the Federal Military Government) of Nigeria from 1975 until his assassination in 1976.

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Supreme Court upholds Ishaku’s election as Taraba governor

The tribunal’s judgment was based on alleged non-compliance of the conduct of PDP’s primary from which Ishaku emerged as the party’s governorship candidate with provisions of sections 85 and 87 of the Electoral Act.

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40 years after, Kano Emir to lead Jumat prayer for Mohammed

By Musa Madobi, Kano

 

As part of the activities lined up for the 40th anniversary of the assassination of late Head of State, General Murtala Ramat Muhammed, the Emir of Kano Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II is scheduled to lead a special Jumat prayer for him on Friday, February 12, 2016.

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Edo Assembly approves N116.6 billion as budget for 2016

By Tony Ehighiale, Benin City

 

Edo House of Assembly on Thursday passed the 2016 budget estimates of N116.6 billion.

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Ekiti APC says Fayose a threat to national security

By Sunday Aloba, Ado-Ekiti

 

The Ekiti State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has described Governor Ayodele Fayose as a threat to the security and orderly society.

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Ikere youths protest state destruction of monarch’s billboards

By Sunday Aloba, Ado-Ekiti

 

Youths in the sleepy town of Ikere Ekiti have gone on rampage by protesting the destruction of a billboard bearing the picture of the Olukere of Ikere Ekiti, Oba Ganiyu Ayodele Obasoyin, by agents of the State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose.

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Okorocha lauds labour over resolution of trade dispute

By Modestus Onyebuchi, Owerri

 

Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha, has lauded the resolution reached by the Committee on Joint Government /Labour Negotiation over a protacted dispute between the two parties.

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Anambra begins $5.2b annual agro-export business to Europe

 By Obinna Achi, Awka

 

Anambra State Government has secured the parnership of a Lagos based carrier and cargo company, ABX World, alongside Arik Air and Skyway Aviation Handling Company (SAHCOL) on agro export business.

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Benue senatorial rerun: APC candidate raises alarm over militants’ presence 

By Tersee Akaar, Makurdi 

The candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC)in the February 20th senatorial re-run election for Benue South, Mr. Daniel Onjeh has raised alarm over the presence of militant groups in the state. 

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