Prof Abubakar Kundiri, the Vice Chancellor, Federal University of Wukari on Wednesday approved the suspension of academic activities and closure of the institution following alleged abduction and killing of some students and staff of the institution due to the Jukun/ Tiv ethnic crisis. This was contained in a statement by […]

The Supreme Court has, on Tuesday, sacked Abdulra’uf Abdulkadir Modibo an All Progressives Congress (APC) member of the House of Representatives, representing Yola South/Yola North/Girei Federal Constituency of Adamawa State. The five-man panel of the court, led by Justice John Okoro, in a unanimous judgment, upheld an appeal by Mustapha […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has joined thousands of sympathizers to commiserate with the people of Adamawa State and Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri over the death of his father, Alh. Umaru Badami. Represented by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation Barr. Gida Boss Mustapha who led the Federal Government delegation […]

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has called for the implementation of the Justice Lawal Uwais report on the reform of the electoral process and the removal, from the President, of the powers to appoint the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). In a statement personally signed by the […]

Adamawa-based Non Governmental Organisation, Habitat For Humanity, has distributed free clothes to about 4,000 vulnerable women and children in Yola, Adamawa. Aisha Ahmad-Sajo, co-founder of the organisation, disclosed this during the distribution of the materials to the beneficiaries in Boranji village in Yola North LGA on Monday. “The Foundation is […]

By Abu Duniya A Second Republic Senate President, Sen. Ameh Ebute has alleged that former President Olusegun Obasanjo was championing a conspiracy campaign to destabilise the nation and undermine President Muhammadu Buhari’s government. The 73-year-old trained lawyer who made this known in a letter addressed to the president opined that […]

Mr Rotimi Amaechi, former Governor of Rivers and immediate past Minister of Transportation on Saturday says poverty alleviation at all levels of government is panacea to lingering insecurity in the country. Amaechi who spoke to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja stressed that only viable and productive economy […]

Nigeria Police on Saturday engaged suspected hoodlums in a foiled robbery attempt in Idemili North local government area of Anambra State. Confirming the incident, Anambra State Police Command spokesperson, Haruna Mohammed, stated that the armed robbers were forced to abandon the operation and flee. He said: “At about 9:30 pm, […]

By Sule Sani-Jalingo Suspected hoodlums had in the early hours of Friday, broken into the NUJ Taraba Correspondents Chapel Office in Jalingo, carting away valuable equipment worth millions of naira. Those equipment stolen include 34′ Sony Plasma TV, generating set, DSTV decoder, automatic voltage regulator, computers among others. Briefing newsmen […]

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