Troops foil insurgents’ attack in Adamawa

Troops foil insurgents’ attack in Adamawa

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday said its troops successfully repelled attack coordinated by the Boko Haram insurgents at Madagali town in Adamawa. Col. Ado Isa, Deputy Director, Army Public Relations 7 Division, said in a statement that the troops killed several insurgents and recovered ammunition when they attempted to attack a military formation in the […]

Tambuwal sacks Goronyo information commissioner for defecting to APC

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Tuesday sacked the Commissioner for Information, Mr Bello Muhammad-Goronyo, following his defection to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Tambuwal’s Director-General, Media and Public Relations, Malam Abubakar Shekara, disclosed this in a statement in Sokoto. “Gov. Aminu Tambuwal has relieved Barrister Bello Goronyo of his appointment as Commissioner for […]

Armed bandits: FG to reinforce security in Zamfara

Armed bandits: FG to reinforce security in Zamfara

The Minister of Interior, Lt.- Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (rtd), has assured Nigerians of the Federal Government’s readiness to deploy additional security resources to end the destruction of lives and property in Zamfara. Dambazau gave the assurance in a statement issued by his Press Secretary, Osaigbovo Ehisienmen on Thursday in Abuja. The minister said President Muhammandu […]

Atiku promises to be ‘people-friendly’ as campaign begins

Atiku promises to be ‘people-friendly’ as campaign begins

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, on Monday said he would run a people-friendly government if elected in 2019. Atiku made the promise while addressing thousands of PDP supporters at the North-West Zonal launching of the 2019 Atiku/Obi Presidential Campaign Rally in Sokoto. Read Also: Buhari remains unbeatable, says Adamawa Gov. […]

Kaduna curfew for review tomorrow-El-Rufai

Kaduna curfew for review tomorrow-El-Rufai

The 24-hour curfew slammed on Kaduna metropolis will be reviewed on Tuesday, in view of the return of normalcy, Governor Nasir El-Rufai said in a special broadcast today. The governor said that the State Security Council would meet on Tuesday morning to review the security situation and possibly reduce the hours of the curfew. Read […]

APC:Crushing defeat awaits ‘Paperweight Dogara’ in Reps election

APC:Crushing defeat awaits ‘Paperweight Dogara’ in Reps election

he All Progressives Congress appears not to be losing sleep over the reported defection of Speaker Yakubu Dogara from its fold to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, where he came from. On the contrary, the APC, which dismissed Dogara, as a ‘political paperweight’ said a “crushing and humiliating defeat”, awaits him in next February election […]

Shekarau dumps PDP

Shekarau dumps PDP

Former Governor of Kano state, Malam Ibrahim Shekarau, has finally dumped the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). Sule Ya’u Sule, Media Aide to the former governor disclosed this in an interview with Our Source in Kano on Tuesday. Read Also: Osun State: Saraki, Ganduje set to clash Sule Ya, u who did no give reasons for the […]

Kaduna: Troops kill 5 bandits, recover arms in Birnin Gwari

Kaduna: Troops kill 5 bandits, recover arms in Birnin Gwari

The troops of 1 Division Nigerian Army Kaduna on Thursday said it had eliminated five bandit and recover arms in Birnin Gawri local Government areas in Kaduna State. The Deputy Director Army Public Relations 1 divisions Nigerian Army, Col. Muhammad Dole, made the disclosure in a press statement in Kaduna. Read Also: 2019 Election: Saraki considering, […]

Osinbajo arrives Katsina to flag off APC rally

Osinbajo arrives Katsina to flag off APC rally

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday received a rousing welcome to the Kangiwa square, Katsina, where he declared that “Nigeria is going through a battle between good and evil’’. Osinbajo was in President Muhammadu Buhari’s state to flag off the Katsina North Senatorial rally of All Progressives Congress (APC). Presenting Alhaji Ahmed Baba Kaita as […]

Bauchi: Audu Katagum Confirmed as Deputy Governor

Bauchi: Audu Katagum Confirmed as Deputy Governor

The Bauchi State House of Assembly on Friday screened and confirmed Alhaji Audu Katagum as Deputy Governor of the state. ‎The confirmation was made during a plenary presided over by the Speaker, Mr Kawuwa Damina. ‎During the screening, the Deputy Governor-nominee spent less than five minutes with the lawmakers. READ ALSO: Plateau State:Gazette Gender Equal Opportunity […]

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