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NAF Airlifts Conjoined Twins To Bayelsa After Successful Separation

The Nigerian Air Force has airlifted a set of twins after successfully undergoing a separation surgery at the Federal Medical Centre in Yola, Adamawa State. This was disclosed in a statement issued on Sunday by NAF spokesman, Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola. According to him, the twins – Mercy and Grace …

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Vigilante Group Ambushes Suspected Kidnappers, Kills Three In Yobe

Police authorities in Yobe State say they have received the bodies of three suspected kidnappers killed by vigilante groups during an ambush. The Police Public Relations Officer in Yobe, Dungus Abdulkarim, who confirmed the incident told Channels Television that the suspects were killed on Sunday morning. He stated that while …

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Gombe Governor commiserates with political associate and APC chieftain, Abubakar Mu’azu over mother’s death

Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has commiserated with his political associate and All Progressives Congress, APC chieftain, Alhaji Abubakar Muazu Hassan over the demise of his Mother, Hajiya Aishatu Muazu who died today in Gombe at the age of 78. In a condolence message, Governor Inuwa Yahaya extolled …

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All Lagos Schools To Reopen In September, Says Sanwo-Olu

After months of being shut down, schools in Lagos are set to re-open in September, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu revealed on Saturday. The Governor, in a regular briefing on the state’s COVID-19 status, said tertiary institutions in the state will re-open from September 14. Primary and secondary schools are also tentatively …

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Gombe partners NDE on Job Creation, Skills Acquisition, Entrepreneurship 

Gombe State Government is to partner with the National Directorate of Employment, NDE in the area of job creation, skills acquisition and entrepreneurial skills development.   Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya at a meeting with the Director-General of the NDE, Dr. Nasiru Ladan Mohammed Argungu at the Headquarters of the agency …

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Gombe partners NDE on Job Creation, Skills Acquisition, Entrepreneurship

Gombe State Government is to partner with the National Directorate of Employment, NDE in the area of job creation, skills acquisition and entrepreneurial skills development. Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya at a meeting with the Director-General of the NDE, Dr. Nasiru Ladan Mohammed Argungu at the Headquarters of the agency in …

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I have forgiven Fani-Kayode — Journalist

The Daily Trust’s South-south reporter, Eyo Charles, who was recently insulted by the former aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, for asking a question during a press conference in Cross River, said he has forgiven Mr Fani-Kayode. Mr Charles, who likened the encounter to sacrificial suffering any Christian must face in life, …

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Buhari Backs ECOWAS 12-Month Ultimatum For Transition To Civilian Rule In Mali

President Muhammadu Buhari has given his backing to the declaration by the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), demanding a 12-month transition process to civilian rule in Mali. President Buhari who attended the ECOWAS Heads of State and Governments virtual meeting on Friday, charged the military junta to set …

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Gombe Government distributes relief materials to flood victims in Billiri LGA

In continuation of its outreach to communities ravaged by natural disaster, the Government of Gombe State has distributed relief materials to households affected by food in Tal and Tanglang districts of Billiri Local Government Area. The Gombe State Commissioner of Special Duties, Barr. Mela Audu Nunghe who presented the materials …

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‘We Made History,’ Adesina Thanks AfDB Governors, Others For His Re-Election

Nigeria’s Akinwumi Adesina has described his re-election as the President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) as historic and another call for selfless service to Africa. Dr Adesina spoke about his re-election during the closing session of the 55th Annual Meetings of the bank which held virtually on Thursday. “Of …

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