Open defecation: Nasarawa Government to prosecute offenders
The Nasarawa State Government on Saturday, said it would prosecute anyone caught defecating openly in the state.
Proposed Nasarawa state secretariat to gulp N14bn – Governor Sule
Gov. Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa has announced that the state’s proposed Secretariat was estimated to gulp N14 billion.
Fire guts petrol station in Nasarawa
Property worth millions of naira were destroyed as fire gutted a petrol station in the Central Area of Lafia, Nasarawa, in the late hours of Thursday.
Varsity registrars elect Abubakar Mamuda, seven others as national executives
The Association of Registrars of Nigerian Universities (ARNU) has elected the Registrar of the Federal University, Lafia, Nassarawa State, Dr. Abubakar Mamuda, as its chairman and seven others as national executives for a period of two years. The body elected the new officers during its 15th annual business retreat held recently. Other elected executives are…
COVID-19: Hospital expands isolation centre in Lafia
The Management of Dalhatu Araf Specialist Hospital (DASH), Lafia, has expanded the hospital’s isolation centre in preparatory for any reported case of COVID-19 in the state.
Concerns rise over annual importation of 700,000mt of sugar into Nigeria
The Federal Government has raised concern over the annual importation of about 700,000 metric tonnes (MT) of sugar into the country despite the abundance of the resource locally.
Gunmen kill 400-level student in commissioner’s house, abduct girl
Gunmen suspected to be armed robbers in the early hours of Sunday invaded the residence of the Nasarawa State Commissioner for Higher Education, Chief Clement Uhembe, and killed a 400-level student of the Federal University, Lafia, Terlumum Hemba. The incident occurred at Kaduna Koro area, a suburb of Lafia, the state capital, along the Lafia-Makurdi…
Electorate decry late arrival of materials, officials in Lafia
Voters in Lafia, Nasarawa state have expressed their dissatisfaction with INEC over the late arrival of material and officials to the various polling units within the metropolis. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), correspondent monitoring the exercise reports that the voters, who turned out enmasse at various polling units, were still waiting for the electoral…
Security beefed up in Lafia for Emir’s burial
Security measures have been beefed up in Lafia, Nasarawa state capital and its environs, ahead of the burial of the Emir of Lafia, Dr Isa Mustapha, Agwai 1. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports on Friday that, officers and men of the Nigeria Police, the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) and other…