One-year old baby allegedly killed by mother

The Enugu State Police Command has begun an investigation into the alleged killing of a one-year – and-five-month-old baby by her mother. Public Relations Officer of the Command, Ebere Amaraizu, said in a statement in Enugu on Sunday that the incident happened on May 30. Mr. Amaraizu noted that the incident took place at Amankanu … Read more

Buhari administration unveils plans for  N-Power, Tradermoni and school feeding programmes

In this second term of President Muhammadu Buhari, an official said on Saturday, the federal government will expand the National Social Investment Program (NSIP) to reach more Nigerians. The assurance was given in Lagos by Maryam Uwais, Senior Special Advisor to the President on Social Investment Programs. She spoke at a conference organized by a … Read more

JAMB releases more UTME results

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) released 4,636 more of its recent Unified Tertiary Examination (UTME) results. Fabian Benjamin, Head, Media and Information of the board, made this announcement in a statement in Lagos on Friday. The results released were among the 34,120 initially withheld when the results were announced on May 11. The … Read more

Full text transcription of Yobe State governor’s inaugural speech

Inaugural Address by the Governor-Elect of Yobe State, His Excellency, Honourable Mai Mala Buni On The Occasion Of His Inauguration And Swearing-In Ceremony At The Banquet Hall, Government House Damaturu On Wednesday 29th May 2019 Bismillahi-Rahmanir-Rahim Wasallallahu Alan-Nabiyulkarim, PROTOCOLS Ladies and Gentlemen Assalamu Alaikum. Today marks yet another milestone in the history of our dear … Read more

You better be careful, you know I’m the acting President now, Saraki tells Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo thanked Senate President Bukola Saraki jocularly on Wednesday for not taking advantage of the vacuum in power before the inauguration of the presidency. Mr Osinbajo said this at a dinner at the State House Banquet Hall, organized in honor of President Muhammadu Buhari and himself. Messrs Buhari and Osinbajo had earlier … Read more