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APC CONGRESS: HOW CONSENSUS WORKED FOR KATSINA

By Lawal Sa’idu Funtua While the APC congress in several states has exposed the weakness in the party leadership and structure in those states, that of Katsina has confirmed the strength and sagacity in the party leadership and unity in its structure. The APC came on board as a ruling party sequel to a merger […]

Senator Ndume Drills 10 Boreholes In Askira/Uba

In His Pocket: Sen. Ndume Drilled 10 Boreholes In Askira/Uba From Muhammad Maitela, Maiduguri Apart from nemurous bills and series of facilitations putting in place by senator representing Borno south, Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume, he touches aspect of social, economic and physical infrastructures in his senatorial district. Hon. Ndume once again identify the needs for […]

Borno APC Congress returns former executives

From Muhammad Maitela, Maiduguri Borno All Progressive Congress (APC) in its concluded Congress, returns all 36 members of the outgoing state executive held for a second term. Some rumour said that political under play will see to a battle lines being drawn among political stakeholders but show of maturity and running towards peaceful Congress as […]

APC Congress Elects Yobe State Party Executive

From Muhammad Maitela, Damaturu APC Congress in Yobe state on Saturday elected Alhaji Mohammed Gadaka as chairman of the state executive council of the party for the next four years. The committee chairman in charge of the state APC Congress Senator Osita Izunaso said Yobe had adopted the option of consensus for the exercise. Izunaso […]

Insurgency: FG Commence Airstrip Construction in Yobe

By Muhammad Maitela, Damaturu The Federal Government, as part of it’s efforts to takles insurgency and recovery measures, President of the Senate, Dr. Ahmed Ibrahim Lawan has flagged off the reconstruction of the Wachakal Airstrip in Karasuwa local government of Yobe State. Addressing the occasion in Wachakal village, Sen. Lawan started that, ‚ÄúThis airstrip was […]

Gov. Buni reshufles cabinet, creates new ministry

By Muhammad Maitela, Damaturu Governor of Yobe State, Hon. Mai Mala Buni has has approved the creation of Ministry of Wealth Creation, Empowerment and Employment Generation. Consequently, Gov. Buni has approved the minor Cabinet reshufflement with immediate effect as Hon. Abdullahi Bego, from Ministry of Home Affairs, Information and culture to New Ministry of Wealth […]

KEDCO steps up supply, assures customers of better service delivery

By Our Correspondent The Management of Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) says it has stepped up supply to all its customers in Kano, Katsina and Jigawa States as a measure to guarantee satisfaction. According to the Management, there had been a tremendous improvement in supply and distribution across our franchise as loadshedding is now at […]

Masari frowns at release of bandits,rapist on bail

By Our Correspondent Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina state has frowned at the indiscriminate releases of suspected bandits, rapists and other criminals on bail by the courts. Masari made this assertion on today while speaking shortly after the swearing in of three newly appointed high court judges in Katsina. According to him, the over […]

Zamfara state Governor Swears in New Cabinet

From Hussaini Yero, Gusau Governor Bello Mohammed (Matawallen Maradun, Shattiman Sakkwato) has sworn in new Cabinet after subjecting the new appointees to swear their innocence of complixity in the ongoing banditry activities in the state. This is contained in a statement issued by the Special Adverser Public Enlistment ,Media anda Commission,Zailani Nappa. Governor Matawalle swore […]

Masari is not a thief- Daura Emir

By Our Correspondent The emir of Daura, Alhaji Faruq Umar Faruq has disclosed that Katsina state governor, Alhaji Aminu Bello Masari is not a thief. The emir made the disclosure today while conferring traditional title on four eminent personalities from the Emirate council. Faruq vowed that ” in all my dealings with the governor I […]