19 hrs ago
Bauchi lawmaker seeks enforcement of law on horse riding
Bauchi- A member of the Bauchi State House of Assembly, Ilyasu Zwall, has called for the enforcement of the law regulating the use of horses in major cities of the state, to end the harassment of residents by horse riders.
21 hrs ago
Presidency, govs move to resolve rift over Federation Account
AN agreement has been reached by the Federal Government and state governors to resolve all outstanding issues on the Federation Account.
88 sickle-cell patients died in Bauchi
By Suzan Edeh Bauchi-No fewer than 88 sickle-cell sufferers in Bauchi State have died between January and June this year alone.
NGF Crisis: Jang fails to win new 'convert'
By Henry Umoru ABUJA- STRONG indications emerged yesterday that the reconciliation move by governor Jonah Jang of Plateau State to bring pro- Chibuike Amaechi to his camp may have failed.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Increasing cases of mass murder: Security operatives cry out
IN recent times, several disasters have been recorded in different parts of the country, ranging from buildings collapse, fire outbreak, flooding, plane crash and detonation of Improvised Explosive Devices IEDs, which have resulted in serious casualties.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Yuguda accuses media of fuelling insecurity challenges
Bauchi- Governor Isa Yuguda of Bauchi State has blamed a section of the media for allegedly fuelling the problem of insecurity in most parts of the country, through inaccurate reporting of events.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Democracy has come to stay despite imperfections - Abdulsalami
Former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar, has said democracy has come to stay in Nigeria despite imperfections still being experienced.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Nigeria: Reps Seek to Simplify Impeachment of President, VP
A bill to simplify procedure for the impeachment of the President and vice president passed second reading yesterday at the House of Representatives.
Thu May 30, 2013
Forced Marriages Increasing in Nigeria
A Nigerian pastor who was arrested for harboring girls fleeing forced Islamization and forced marriage has been released on bail.
Tue May 28, 2013
Road crashes: FRSC declares four states, FCT notorious
The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, has declared four states and Federal Capital Territory, FCT, as notorious with records of highest number of road traffic crashes and fatalities in the country.
Sat May 25, 2013
Pro-Jonathan govs finally split NGF
Nigeria Governors Forum may have finally broken up after a segment believed to be loyal to President Goodluck Jonathan set up a parallel body to the one led by Governor Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State.
Thu May 23, 2013
Beyond the Nasarawa massacre of Police
THE massacre this month of over 40 police officers and 10 Department of State Services, DSS, men by the Ombatse cult in Eggon area of Nasarawa State woke Nigeria to the reality of the danger of increased violence against our law enforcement agents, especially the Police.
NGF Election: Amaechi, Yuguda, Shema in final battle
By Soni Daniel, Regional Editor, North & Henry Umoru ABUJA-Uncertainty fired by a web of intrigues, last night, shadowed aspirations of three of the nation's governors ahead of today's election of a new chairman of the Nigerian Governors Forum.
Tue May 21, 2013
CAN, ACN seek tighter security in Bauchi
The federal and Bauchi State governments have been asked to provide adequate security to discourage Boko Haram insurgents escaping from either Adamawa, Borno or Yobe states from using Bauchi State as their sanctuary.