Thursday, 8th June 2023


10 Mar
Former governor of Kaduna State, Sen. Ahmed Makarfi, has warned the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) government in the state against arbitrary arrest of opposition party members.
18 Aug 2021
Prominent Northern leaders held a meeting in Abuja, yesterday, where they identified some of the problems clogging the wheel of growth and development in the 19 Northern states...
1 Jun 2018
Students of the Shehu Idris College of Health Science Technology Makarfi, Kaduna State have expressed concern over the decision of the college governing council to reinstate a randy bursar sacked for sexual harassment. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the management of the college sacked the bursar following series of petitions bordering on…
21 Jul 2016
The alleged plot by members of the National Assembly to impeach President Muhammadu Buhari has been attracting diverse comments from across the spectrum of the society even when ...
28 Jun 2016
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) state chairmen yesterday endorsed the leadership of Makarfi-led national caretaker committee and urged Senator Ali Modu Sheriff to embrace dialogue and peace.
25 Jun 2016
It is not an easy assignment. I never bargained for the party’s Caretaker Committee chairmanship. I was in Port Harcourt for the party convention which we all knew was going to be a non-elective ...
1 Jun 2016
After nine days of infighting, the Wadata Plaza National Secretariat of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was yesterday unsealed.
29 May 2016
Loosely translated, Makarfi means, the powerful one. It is also taken as the big and bold. For the subject of this essay, his own strength and boldness is of a different sort.
26 May 2016
Not content with the interventions of courts in their battle over the leadership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali Modu Sheriff and Governor Nyesom Wike ...
23 May 2016
The rug on which Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has stood still since its formation in 1998 is gradually being pulled as it appears set for a major crack-up ...


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London on 9-10th October 2023 LONDON, England, 8 June 2022, /African Media Agency/- Now in its 10th year, AFSIC – Investing in Africa is set to host another world-class gathering of Africa-focused businesses, dealmakers and investors to discover and execute investment deals, network and share insights in London on 9-10th October 2023. IFC, Accion, Verdant Capital, RMB, Old Mutual,…
42 mins ago
50 Cent, a familiar face in the world of cinema, has officially joined the star-studded cast of the highly anticipated fourth instalment of the Expendables film. The musician posted a message on his Twitter page with the caption ''Expendables 4 my new film is no joke if you like action your gonna love this •…
43 mins ago
The Social Democratic Party (SDP) has called on Ondo state governor, Rotimi Akeredolu to hand over to his deputy, Agbola Ajayi due to the former's ill-health so as to avert a constitutional crisis.
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New York City's air quality was ranked as the worst in the world on Tuesday, as smoke from wildfires in Canada drifted east. The Air Quality Index (AQI) in New York City reached 196, which is considered to be "hazardous" and can cause serious health problems for people with respiratory illnesses. The smoke from the…
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Pope Francis, 86, spent a restful night and was in good condition after a hernia operation, the Vatican said Thursday, as doctors cautioned his age and health issues could affect his recovery time.