Friday, 9th December 2022
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29 May 2021
Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State says his administration will review the extant maritime laws to prevent further loss of lives and properties.
28 May 2021
The Borno Government has commenced resettlement of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) occupying school premises in Maiduguri.
16 May 2021
Enugu State Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, yesterday, led a rescue operation at an accident scene at Ekulu Bridge, Abakpa Nike, Enugu East Council, where a petroleum products truck lost control
23 Apr 2021
Gov. Abubakar Bello of Niger has directed the State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) to immediately provide relief materials to the victims
17 Feb 2021
No fewer than three persons lost their lives and 3,600 other displaced in a fire incident in an Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp in Customs Area of Maiduguri.
28 Dec 2020
Gov. Mai Mala-Buni of Yobe on Monday commiserated with victims of a fire outbreak that occurred at Potiskum Market.
7 Dec 2020
The Borno State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) has distributed food items and N20 million to families of the 67 slain Zabarmari farmers.
23 Nov 2020
The Katsina State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), on Monday said that the state had recorded 37,970 cases of various disasters between January and September, 2020.
23 Nov 2020
The Federal Government has been urged to redeem it's over the two-year-old pledge of N10 billion to rebuild states hit by herders’ attacks for seamless resettlement of displaced persons.
1 Nov 2020
The recent looting of the Strategic Grains Reserve (SGR) warehouses and silos mistaken for COVID-19 palliatives in some states, could hasten the looming food security-related crises and depletion of seeds for 2021 planting season across the country.
25 Oct 2020
Cross River State governor Senator Ben Ayade has ordered security agencies in the state to search houses
25 Oct 2020
Some hoodlums have vandalised the Plateau State Secretariat, the Plateau Publishing Company (PPC), publishers of the Nigerian Standard Newspaper, and the State Water Board, all located in Jos. Mr Tanimola Obasa, the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), confirmed the incident to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on…


8 mins ago
Continued from Yesterday One recent event would demonstrate the main reason why State Governors seek to dominate and control local governments. This is the suit instituted by the Governors through the Governors’ Forum and the Attorneys-General of the States against the guidelines issued by the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) on cash withdrawal from local…
18 mins ago
ASUU cannot but be in my mind. No matter how I try to give attention to something else, the issue of Nigeria’s most indefatigable, most patriotic, most absorbing Union keeps on cropping up in my cultured and frank and truthful consciousness akin to ASUU’s courageous and rugged consciousness. Before anyone misjudges my ASUU consciousness, let…
38 mins ago
No fewer than 5,235, out of estimated two million, women living with obstetric fistula worldwide, have been treated by Medecins Sans Frontiers (MSF), also known as Doctors Without Borders, in Jahun General Hospital, Jigawa State, in the last 14 years. Disclosing this, yesterday, in Dutse, MSF called for concerted efforts to help reintegrate affected women…
43 mins ago
Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State has unveiled the plan to construct new flyovers and roads in Maiduguri to ease commuting in the metropolis. The project comprises the construction of two flyovers at Borno Express junction and Westend Roundabout as well as dual carriageway from Shehu’s roundabout to Songhai. Zulum disclosed this, yesterday, in Maiduguri,…
48 mins ago
A High Court in Kaduna has ordered the forfeiture of the properties of Kaduna State Road Agency (KADRA) for failure to pay some indigenous contractors. In her judement, Justice Binta Zubairu ordered the defendants to pay the plaintiffs N254,405,169.50 being the aggregate sum owed by the defendants in respect of drainage work valuation Batch 2…