How Buhari Government Contributed To Almajiri Problem- Yakasai

Elder statesman, Alhaji Tanko Yakasai, has said the refusal of the Major General Muhammadu Buhari administration to build on the successes recorded by the Goodluck Jonathan government has largely contributed to the difficulty in finding solutions to the Almajiri menace in the North. Yakasai said this in a telephone interview with newsmen on Tuesday. He was reacting […]

Kano Bans Street Begging By Almajiris

Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje has banned street begging by children known as Almajiris. The order was contained in a statement on Tuesday by Abba Anwar, his spokesman. Ganduje gave the order during the launching of Basic Education Service Delivery for All (BESDA) and Distribution of Offer of Appointment to 7,500 volunteer teachers, held at […]

Blogger In Trouble As APC Leader Demands #4billion For Defamation Of Character And Fake News

One of the leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Nasiru Danu is demanding the sum of N4 billion from the Publisher of an Online medium, Point Blank, Jackson Ude over alleged defamation of character and publication of fake news targeted to tarnish his image. In a letter of demand by Mr Danu’s lawyers, the […]

THE INVASION OF IJAW LANDS By The Hausa/Fulani

They started trickling into the various neighborhoods of bayelsa State innocuously since 2006. People were happy because they provided cheap labour as farm hands, wood hewers, junk collectors and shoemakers. Little did they know they were an advance party of an occupationist-movement. For instance, they also began to scavenge for scraps in your backyard, refuse […]

DELTA: Construction Of More Roads And Auditorium Approved By State Exco

The Delta State Executive Council (Exco) on Tuesday, approved the construction of a 500-capacity auditorium and more road projects across the state. At a post-exco briefing in Asaba, the Commissioner for Information, Mr Charles Aniagwu, disclosed that the decisions reached at the meeting on the projects and other issues would impact positively on the lives […]