Gombe State 6th Assembly: Abubakar Ibrahim emerges Speaker
Mr Abubakar Ibrahim, the lawmaker representing Yamaltu West in Gombe House of Assembly, on Friday, emerged the Speaker of the state’s sixth Assembly. Ibrahim was nominated by Mr Musa Buba, representing Balanga North Constituency and seconded by Abdullahi Abubakar of Akko West Constituency at the inaugural sitting of the Assembly. The speaker, who is representing…
Outgoing, incoming govs spar over last-minute policies
Squabbles between outgoing and incoming governors took a disturbing turn yesterday as the Kayode Fayemi-led...
APC panel begs aggrieved Bauchi, Gombe members to withdraw suits filed against party
The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Peace and Reconciliation Committee (North East) has begged all the aggrieved members in Bauchi and Gombe states to withdraw court cases against the party, promising to do justice to their grievances.
An Imam’s heroic example
Nghar Yelwa may not sound like a familiar name. It is one of those obscure Nigerian settlements, which, try as much as you can, you may not locate it on the map. But it is one sleepy village in Barkin Ladi Local Government Area of Plateau State....
One killed, many injured as gunmen invade Kwara communities
Gunmen yesterday invaded some communities in Kwara State, killing one member of a vigilance group and injuring many others.
Military arrests Rivers community leader for alleged unlawful shutdown of oil wells
The joint military force in the Niger Delta known as ‘Operation Delta Safe’ has confirmed the arrest of a community leader in Ogba Ndoni Egbema local council, Rivers State, Mr. Chikeobi Alali for unlawful closure of 11 oil wells belonging to Agip.