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Zamfara Bans Govt Officials From Media Interviews

The Zamfara State government has imposed a ban on its officials from granting media interviews. The new directive prohibits officials from conducting interviews, issuing statements, or airing programmes on radio, television, and social media platforms without obtaining prior permission from the relevant authority. The government has also issued warning to media organisations operating within the […]

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BREAKING: Tinubu Appoints SEC Chairman, Board Members

President Bola Tinubu has approved the appointment of seven persons to the Board of the Securities and Exchange Commission. ⁣ ⁣ The Presidency announced the appointment on Friday in a statement signed by Tinubu’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Ajuri Ngelale, titled ‘President Tinubu appoints board of Securities and Exchange Commission.’ ⁣ ⁣ They […]

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Unknown gunmen kill Taraba monarch in his palace

Unknown gunmen have tragically taken the life of Alhaji Abdulmutalib Jankada, the traditional ruler of Sansani chiefdom in Gassol local government area of Taraba state. Reports indicate that the monarch was fatally shot multiple times during a brazen attack on Thursday night within his palace. Witnesses recounted that the assailants, arriving on motorcycles, stealthily entered […]

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IGP Withdraws Policemen from Ex-Gov Yahaya Bello

Inspector General of Police Olukayode Egbetokun has ordered the withdrawal of police officers assigned to former Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello, as stated in a police wireless message. The document, with reference number “CB:4001/DOPS/PMF/FHQ/ABJ/VOL.48/ 34,” reads, “IG has ordered the withdrawal of all policemen attached to His Excellency and former Executive Governor of Kogi State, […]

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Bauchi Urban Water Corporation Pledges No Disruption In Water Supply

By Khalid Idris The new Board Chairman of the Bauchi State Urban Water and Sewerage Corporation, Yayanuwa Sarki Zainabari on Thursday said the ultimate goal of the present administration of Governor Bala Mohammed is to serve the people of the state by ensuring that every household has access to clean and safe water. In his […]

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Marafa Group Hails Zamfara Govt, Orders Prosecution of Suspended CPG Commandant

The Marafa Support Group lauds the Zamfara State Government for its decisive action in suspending Lawali Dantoshshi, also known as Major Rabi’u Garba Yandoto, the former commander of the Community Protection Guards (CPG). This commendation comes in the wake of revelations regarding the commander’s alleged involvement in barbaric and unprofessional activities, including extrajudicial killings and […]

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Electricity: Northern Governors Are Playing With Fire

The issue of lack of electricity that has pervaded almost all northern states is a national security risk that Northern Governors are playing with, if they do not do something to resolve, it has the potential to unite the masses with a call to action across the North and even Nigeria. Recall how Endsars started […]

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BREAKING: Dangote Slashes Diesel Price to ₦1,000/litre

Dangote Petroleum Refinery has just announced a notable drop in the price of Automotive Gas Oil (diesel), slashing it from ₦1,200/litre to ₦1,000/litre. According to the spokesperson, Nduka Chiejina, this unprecedented move aims to benefit consumers across the board and tackle the country’s high inflation rate. Following a recent reduction from ₦1,200/litre, this further decrease […]

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BREAKING: FG Begins Disbursement of ₦200b Conditional Grant Scheme

The Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment has commenced disbursement of the Presidential Conditional Grant Scheme to verified applicants after an extensive selection process. An unspecified number of beneficiaries have already received their grants, marking the beginning of the phased disbursement strategy. By Friday, April 19, 2024, a significant disbursement will be made to a […]

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Electricity Consumers Decry Unequal Distribution as DisCos Prioritize Band A

Consumers in Bands C, D, and E express frustration over reduced power supply while Band A customers enjoy extended hours following tariff adjustments. Band A receives 20-24 hours, B gets 16-20, C gets 12-16, D gets 8-12, and E gets 4-8 hours of daily electricity supply. NERC increased tariffs for Band B customers to ensure […]