Category Archives: Breaking

Photos: Buhari Hosts German President Joachim Gauck To Dinner At The State House

Yesterday, President Buhari hosted German President, Mr Joachim Gauck who was on an official visit to Nigeria, to a dinner party at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.   The party which attracted top government functionaries and captains of industry also saw wife of the German President, Mrs Daniela Schadt, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Senate President…

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President Buhari Receives Special Envoy Of Equatorial Guinea

Back in office after his 5-day vacation, President Muhammadu Buhari today, received a special envoy from Equitorial Guinea, H.E Mr. Juan A.B. Nchuchuma at the State House In Abuja. Also present at the meeting was Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyema, Equatorial Guinea Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr Job Obiang Esono Mbengono, National Security Adviser…

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Appeal Court Nullifies Governor Nyako Of Adamawa State’s Impeachment But There’s A Catch…

  The impeachment of Murtala Nyako as Governor of Adamawa state has been nullified by an appeal court. Nyako’s impeachment by the Adamawa State House of Assembly on Tuesday July 16, 2014 following allegations of gross misconduct leveled against him by the House of Assembly – Jauro, Biobele Abraham George will and O.A. Ogakwu, was…

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24-Year-Old Bashir Ahmad Appointed Personal Assistant On New Media To President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed 24-year-old Bashir Ahmad as his Personal Assistant on New Media. Bashir made the announcement on his Twitter today. Prior to his appointment, the Kano state indigene and Mass Communication graduate from Bayero University Kano, was the Online Editor (Hausa) for Leadership Newspaper. He will oversee President Buhari’s communication on social…

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Aisha Alhassan Loses Out In Taraba As Supreme Court Upholds Ishaku’s Election

  The Supreme Court today upheld the election of Darius Ishaku as the duly elected governor of Taraba State, thereby upholding the verdict of the Court of Appeal which had earlier ruled in favour of the governor on December 31, 2015, reports Guardian. Ishaku’s victory at the poll was nullified by the Taraba State Governorship…

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Suicide Bombers Attack On IDP Camp Leaves 58 Dead,Third Bomber Surrenders Upon Sighting Family Members

    Two female suicide bombers killed about 58 people at a camp for Internally Displaced People (IDP) in Dikwa Local Government Area of Borno State, yesterday, reports Vanguard. The attack occurred 85 km (50 miles) outside the capital of Borno state at about 6:30 am when the bomber detonated their Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDS).…

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How N35, 000 Hospital Bill Led To Undergraduate’s Death, YABATECH Students Go On Rampage

 The late Dazan Mautin Charity  The students of the Yaba College Of Technology (YABATECH) went on rampage yesterday, protesting the death of a final year student at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Ebute-Metta. The late Dazan Mautin Charity Oluwabukola was an HND II student of Office Technology, Bilingual (French) who was preparing to conclude her…

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