Form Cooperative Societies To Enjoy Government Interventions – Dr David Kasa Tells Herdsmen

Dr David Kassa, the Taraba Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, on Monday advised herdsmen and other livestock farmers to form cooperative societies for easy intervention by the government. Kassa told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Jalingo that crop farmers and herdsmen who formed cooperative societies would be …

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EFCC: Magu Appears Before Senate Over Loots Recovered In 2017

Ibrahim Magu, Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, is currently before members of the House of Representatives. Magu is addressing the House Committee on Financial Crimes on loots recovered by the agency in 2017 at the National Assembly, Abuja. The committee is chaired by a member …

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Senate Close Down MAUTECH Over Students Violence Act

The Senate of Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola, has ordered an immediate and indefinite closure of the school following the violence that ensued among students on Sunday. There had been growing tension in the institution, following a recent students’ union election that polarised the students along religious lines. Reports …

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CHAN 2018: Our Team Did Well Despite All Odds – Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung

Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Solomon Dalung, has reacted to Nigeria’s 4-0 loss in the final of this year’s African Nations Championship (CHAN). The home-based Super Eagles were thrashed 4-0 by Morocco, who became the first country to host and win the competition. Dalung was in Morocco to cheer …

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Zuma Must Fall – Group Ask South Africa’s President To Resign

Supporters and detractors of South African President Jacob Zuma on Monday protested outside the ruling party headquarters in Johannesburg on Monday as the embattled leader was reportedly refusing to step down. Scandal-plagued Zuma has been under increasing pressure to leave office before his term finishes in 2019 but reportedly dug …

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I Can’t React To IBB’s Statement On Buhari Now – Atiku Says

A former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar has provided reasons he would not be reacting to the statement credited to a former Head of State, Ibrahim Babangida, asking President Muhammadu Buhari not to run in the 2019 presidential election. The former military Head of State had yesterday asked Nigerians …

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Hate Speech: IGP Orders Arrest Of IBB’s Media Aide, Kassim Afegbua

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has reportedly ordered the arrest of the media aide to former President Ibrahim Babangida, Prince Kassim Afegbua for the statement he issued on behalf of his boss. The Nation reports that the issuance of the warrant of arrest was disclosed by a Presidency …

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Tinny Entertainment Terminates Music Distribution Deal With Sony Music

In October 2016, about 15-months ago, Tinny Entertainment, Ycee‘s record label announced the signing of a music distribution deal with Sony Music (West Africa), but now the contract has been terminated. The label has released an official statement, putting an end to the license and distribution deal signed between Sony …

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Real Madrid Cannot Make Mistakes Against PSG As They Did With Levante – Casimero

Real Madrid midfielder, Carlos Casemiro, has warned his teammates to tighten up the defence backline so as not to make errors ahead of the UEFA Champions League clash against Paris Saint-Germain. The LaLiga champions stumbled yet again in their title defence, playing an away 2-2 draw against Levante on Saturday. …

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So Sad: Final Year Student Dies In FUTA

A 500 level student of Applied Geophysics at the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) Tunji Agboola has died after slumping while playing football in his lodge. The incident happened on Saturday morning at the deceased’s off campus residence close to FUTA South gate. It was gathered that the late …

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