Following civil unrest in some Bauchi communities that have claimed 3 lives, the Governor of Bauchi state, Muhammed Abubakar has imposed a curfew on Gudum Fulani, Gudum Hausawa, Gudum Sayawa and Bigi communities in Bauchi local government of Bauchi state.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday evening hosted the national leader of the All Progressives Congress Bola Tinubu, at the State House where broke Ramadan fast with the APC leader
His Majesty, Eze (Dr) Cletus Ilomuanya, the Obi of Obinugwu, Imo state, has condemned the spate of killings, and banditry in the country. Eze Ilomuanya, who is also the Chairman, Igbo Traditional Rulers Forum, and Chancellor, Federal University, Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi State, urged the incoming governor of Imo state, Emeka Ihediohas to restore every institution, which according to him, has been destroyed by the outgoing governor, Rochas Okorocha. In this interview with Vivian Onyebukwa and George Onyejiuwa, he explained his problems with the Imo governor, though he said he has forgiven him.
As the controversy surrounding the decentralisation of Kano Emirate following the creation of four new of Emirates by the administration of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State deepens, the governor has clarified on why he took the decision and has dismissed insinuations of vendetta against Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamudo Sanusi II.
The Nasarawa state chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has urged the State Government to adopt a contributory pension system to safeguard the future of its workers.
Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume, who represents Borno South in the Senate, has been vociferous in his quest to become president of the 9th Senate, despite the endorsement of the current Senate Leader for the position.
No fewer than three persons were reported dead in a communal clash between Gudum Sayawa and Gudum Hausawa Communities in Bauchi.
DISCIPLINARY action will be taken against the policemen who whisked away the Chief Priest of Okhuaihe shrine at Evbokhoi, Uhunmwode Local Government Area of Edo State , Chief Osarodion Usuanlele, the Ohen N’ Ukoni Neyedo to the Police headquarters in Benin for questioning, the Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr. DanMallam Mohammed, has assured.