The Ogoni clean-up mess
Nearly four years after the Federal Government flagged off the much-proclaimed Ogoni clean-up, nothing tangible has since been achieved. Although a framework for a definite intervention was provided in 2011 through a report by the United Nations Environment Programme...
Police kill two wanted terrorists, lose officer during raid
The police have killed two wanted commanders of the Ansaru Terror Group but lost one inspector, Mohammed Abubakar, attached to the Police Special Forces during Wednesday’s operation at Kuduru forest, Birnin-Gwari in Kaduna State.
State governors at war with their predecessors
But for the altercations between some state governors and their predecessors, most Nigerians would have remained in the dark about certain toxic goings on in most Government Houses across the country.
Government to review solid waste management law
The Federal government has concluded plans to tinker with existing waste management instruments to check its menace in the country.
Maina’s ill-health: Correctional Service DCG seeks one week to brief court
Deputy Comptroller-General (DCG), Health and Social Welfare, Nigerian Correctional Service (NCS), H.B. Kori, on Thursday, appealed to the Federal High Court, Abuja, to give him a week, to respond to the court order on the true health status of Abdulrasheed Maina
Police to enforce restrictions of vehicle order in Niger
The Police in Niger said that it would enforce executive order restricting the movement of articulated vehicles in the state from Nov. 1.
‘Corrupt elements in APC resisted change in Bauchi State’
So, it set me on a collision course with elements in my party first and foremost. Secondly in 2015, I contested against seven other people. Some of these people were considered to be scions of some well-established families in the state.
Tribunal upholds Mohammed’s election as Bauchi governor
Bauchi State Governorship Election Petition Tribunals on Monday upheld the election of Bala Mohammed of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) as the governor of the state.
Bauchi ex-governor spent only N1.27 billion on burials, says aide
Immediate past governor of Bauchi State, Mohammed Abubakar, spent only N1.27 billion on burials, not N2.3 billion as alleged by the incumbent, Governor Bala Mohammed.
Minority can never preside over majority in a democracy, insists Oshiomhole
The All Progressives Congress (APC), yesterday, approached the Presidency to halt what it termed alleged breach of the law that led to the emergence of Abubakar Sulaiman and Frank Okiye as Speakers of Bauchi and Edo State Houses of Assembly, respectively. APC’s National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, dropped the hint when he met with 21 members…