Labour Ministry empowers 200 Bauchi youths

By Patience Michael,




The Federal Ministry of Labour and Productivity has trains about 200 youths randomly selected from Bauchi State local government areas on various technical and vocational skills.

Lagos NUJ mourns Adinoyi-Ojo

Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Lagos State Council, has described the death of former Managing Director of The Daily Times, (DTN), Dr. Onukaba Adinoyi-Ojo, as a great loss to journalism.

Bauchi Emirate Council: Emir suspends Waziri of Bauchi

By Patience Michael,




The Emir of Bauchi Alhaji Rilwanu Suleman Adamu has approved the suspension of the Waziri of Bauchi Alhaji Muhammad Bello Kirfi from the Bauchi Emirate Council.

Bauchi govt prioritises agric in budget

By Patience Michael,



The Bauchi State 2017 Appropriation Bill has been  increased from initial N145,447,253,58 to N2, 517,451,38.

Nigeria Army empowers 183 soldiers’ wives, dependants in Minna

By Ummi Ismaeel,


  The 31 Artillery Brigade, Nigerian Army, Minna, has trained 183 women and youths under its Vocational Training Initiative (VTI) programme for empowerment in collaboration with Mallam Garba Foundation.

ERA-FoEN raises alarm over another toxic waste in Koko

.Appeals to Delta govt, FG to intervene

By Dallas Onyema


Koko community in Delta State, Nigeria, risks extinction, as Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) raises alarm over dumping of another toxic waste by a foreign firm in the area.

Osinbajo fags off Lagos-Ibadan new rail project


Nigeria’s Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday performed the ground breaking for the commencement of work on the new Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge rail project.

Ile-Ife communal clash claims five


Five people are said to have been killed in a clash at the Sabo area of Ile-Ife, Osun State.

Potiskum’s 80-bed hospital begins operation

By Mohammed Abubakar,



The 80-bed capacity hospital in Potiskum town of Yobe State built by Senator Muhammad Hassan and commissioned by the Senate President Bukola Saraki has commenced services.

Strange disease hits Zamfara, kills four