North kicks off own security outfit ‘SHEGE KA FASA’

North kicks off own security outfit ‘SHEGE KA FASA’ NEWS DIGEST - Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG) has unveiled Northern Regional Security Initiative “SHEGE KA FASA” for ratification by the northern governors as part of measures to address security challenges...

Police slam 16-count charge on Wadume, Army Captain, others

Police slam 16-count charge on Wadume, Army Captain, others NEWS DIGEST - Taraba kidnap kingpin Bala Hamisu popularly known as Wadume would be facing charges of terrorism, murder, kidnapping and illegal arms running. Also going to face the same charges are...

2 corps members who met at Kano NYSC orientation camp set to marry on...

2 corps members who met at Kano NYSC orientation camp set to marry on Friday NEWS DIGEST - Two serving members of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, in Kano State, Mohammed Alhaji-Musa and Hauwa Yahaya-Bagudu are set to get...

Bala Mohammed swears-in Ladan Salihu as new Chief of Staff

Bala Mohammed swears-in Ladan Salihu as new Chief of Staff NEWS DIGEST - Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State on Wednesday swore in Ladan Salihu as the new Chief of Staff, Government House Bauchi. Speaking during the swearing in ceremony, the...

Kano Assembly Majority Leader impeached

Kano Assembly Majority Leader impeached NEWS DIGEST - Kano State House of Assembly on Wednesday impeached its Majority Leader, Labaran Abdul-Madari and replaced him with his Deputy, Kabiru Hassan-Dashi. Daily Nigerian reports that the impeachment of the Majority Leader came shortly...

Stop rationalizing killing of Nigerians, Atiku tells Buhari

Stop rationalizing killing of Nigerians, Atiku tells Buhari NEWS DIGEST - Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has tackled President Muhammadu Buhari over his claim that 90 per cent of Boko Haram’s victims were Muslims. Recall that Mr Buhari on Tuesday declared...

No Nigerian should’ve more than 3 phone numbers – Pantami

No Nigerian should’ve more than 3 phone numbers – Pantami NEWS DIGEST - The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali-Pantami has directed the National Communication Commission, NCC, to ensure that there should be a maximum number of...

Four takeaways from Trump impeachment trial

Four takeaways from Trump impeachment trial NEWS DIGEST - President Donald Trump was expected to be acquitted Wednesday after a two-week impeachment trial in the Senate. The drama has divided Americans and their institutions and confirmed Trump’s tight grip on...

Strike: We are not insensitive to plight of students, parents – ASUU 

Strike: We are not insensitive to plight of students, parents - ASUU NEWS DIGEST - The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has dispelled insinuations that the union is insensitive to the plight of students and parents by constantly embarking...

I wasn’t arrested – Yari

I wasn't arrested - Yari NEWS DIGEST - A  former governor of Zamfara State, Abdulaziz Yari, has said that he was not arrested by the Police, contrary to social media reports about his alleged detention at the force headquarters in...