Herdsmen raid Benue church, kill two Catholic priests, 17 others

Armed herdsmen, on Tuesday  morning attacked St. Ignatius Quasi Parish Ukpor-Mbalom in Ayar-Mbalom community of Gwer East Local Government Area of Benue State, killing...

NYSC reveals when corps members’ allowance will be increased

The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, Sulaiman Kazaure, yesterday revealed that the increase in corps members' monthly stipend would be hiked...

No state in Nigeria will access World Bank loan if Kaduna...

The Kaduna state governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai, yesterday warned that the World Bank will not grant loan to any state in the country if...

How 2015 elections was rigged in the North – Tanko Yakassai

Elder statesman and prominent Northern politician, Alhaji Tanko Yakassai, has revealed that massive rigging took place in the North in the 2015 general elections,...

Ayem Akpatuma: Army arrests masterminds of Taraba killings

Troops on Exercise Ayem Akpatuma have arrested two persons, Danasebe Gasama and Danjuma, alias American, in connection with the killings and uprising in Takum...

Corps members now to be posted to farms – NYSC

The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has disclosed that farming and crop production would be included as part of the one year primary assignment...

NPC puts Nigeria’s current population at 198million, world’s 7th largest

The National Population Commission, NPC, has pegged the estimated population of Nigeria at 198 million, adding that the country’s urban population is growing at...

Kaduna govt engages 17,000 monarchs to tackle insecurity

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state has engaged the services of 17,000 village heads to assist the state government in combating insecurity as well as...

Governor Ayade breaks down in tears while signing N1.3trn budget

The Cross River state governor, Prof. Ben Ayade, on Tuesday wept profusely at the state executive council chambers whilst signing the historic 2018 budget...

Re-arrest of fleeing suspects earns Janga reinstatement as Kogi CP

Mr. Ali Janga has been reinstated as the Commissioner of Police in Kogi State for meeting the deadline handed to him by the Inspector-General...