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Police to reward information on Boko Haram, others

IN its renewed efforts to end the Boko Haram killings and bombings in Borno State, the Nigeria Police has announced a cash reward of N1 million for individuals and groups that provide “useful information” that could lead to the arrest of...
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Bauchi to sack 5,502 teachers

CITING the need to improve quality of education, the Bauchi State government has concluded plan to sack 5,502 teachers who are not qualify to teach. The Chairman, Bauchi State Universal Basic Education (SUBEB), Abdulahi...
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Panel laments state of UNIABUJA’s facilities

THE recently appointed Needs Assessment Team by the Federal Government on public universities in the country has decried what it called near lack of infrastructure at the University of Abuja (UNIABUJA). The Executive Secretary of the Tertiary...
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Police, FRSC trade words over new number plates

A WAR of words ensued between the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) and the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) at the Senate public hearing on the controversial new number plates yesterday. Both agencies traded words over the legality or otherwise of...
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Borno orders recruitment of 200 varsity, poly graduates

TO reduce unemployment and poverty in Borno State, Governor Kashim Shettima has directed the Borno Civil Service Commission (BCSC) to employ 200 university and polytechnic graduates into the civil service. The directive was contained in a statement...
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NEMA decries Boko Haram menace

THE National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) says the Boko Haram sect has caused both financial and physical trauma on residents of the North-East sub-region, particularly the working population, which mainly comprises farmers. This year’s...
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Daniel sues Ogun, ex-aides for libel, seizure of property

FORMER governor of Ogun State, Gbenga Daniel, has filed a suit against two of his former political associates over alleged publication of libelous stories against him. He also filed a suit against the state government over alleged illegal...
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Taraba Tivs urge Fulani to sheathe the sword

WORRIED by the on-going feud between the Tiv and Fulani communities in Takum Local Council Area of Taraba State, the leadership of Tiv Cultural and Social Association (TCSA) scattered in the nooks and crannies of the state, have urged the Fulani...
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Imoke welcomes displaced Benue residents as they take refuge in C’River

HUNDREDS of Fulani people displaced in Katsina-Ala, Benue State, following the recent communal clash between them and their Tiv neighbours are now taking refuge in Utanga, Obanliku Local Council of Cross River State. The Internally Displaced...
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Rep faults calls for confab, state creation

CHAIRMAN of the South-South Parliamentary Caucus in the House of Representatives, Warman Ogoriba, has faulted calls for convocation of a sovereign national conference, as well as creation of more states in the country. Ogoriba, who represents...