The Life and Times of Saleh Michika, First Civilian Governor of Adamawa State

The death of Alhaji Abubakar Saleh Michika, the first civilian governor of Adamawa state ( from 2 January 1992 to 17 November 1993) recalled the political era of political parties with seem political ideologies to run the affairs of the nation. Saleh Michika died yesterday at the Federal Medical Centre, Yola, sorrounded by family members….

Twin Rulers of Bwatiye Land Lead Delegation to Aso Rock

The twin kings of Hama Bachama and Batta today led a delegation of twenty prominent sons and daughters to meet and discuss critical issues with the Vice President in the Aso Rock Villa. The delegation included some non-Bwatiye speaking elites from Chobo, Kwah, Bille, Mbula and Bali. The two kings adopted a common position in…

Unguarded Utterances Worsened Numan Crisis in Adamawa – Kwamoti

Former House of Representatives member and former Speaker of the Adamawa House of Assembly, Hon. Kwamoti Laori, on Wednesday, blamed the deepened face-off between farmers and herdsmen in the state on unguarded statements by some opinion leaders in some Northern states of the country. Laori, who was a representative of Demsa/Numan /Lamurde Federal Constituency of…

Life and Times of Former Chief of Army Staff, Late Victor Malu

Former Nigeria’s Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Victor Malu (RTD) has died in a Cairo hospital Egypt today October 9, 2017. He was the head of the Nigerian Army from 1999 to 2001 and Force Commander of the ECOMOG peace-keeping force in Liberia from 1996 to 1998. In September 2008, Malu, diagnosed with…

ASUU And FG Agreement: Union Agreed To Suspend Strike on These Terms

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and Federal Government have agreed upon some terms that made the Union suspend its five weeks old strike after a closed-door meeting with FG’s delegation. ASSU President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, ASUU had earlier on announced the suspension at a news conference the meeting with the Federal Government on…

Update On Flood Situation In Nigeria – NEMA

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has released a Briefing on the Flood Situation in Nigeria on Wednesday. The report was drafted and given by the Niger Basin Authority. The report was made available to the media by the Agency’s Acting Director, Relief and Rehabilitation, Kayode Fagbemi in Abuja. The Niger Basin Authority (an intergovernmental…

Facts About National Parks In Nigeria

Nigeria is a tropical country with a total land mass of about 932,768 km2, and a coastline of 960km along the Atlantic Ocean. With an estimated population of about 182 Million issued by the National Population Commission and 191 million by the United Nation’s estimates. With the largest number of black race in the World…

Abuja Airport 2nd Runway Captured In #2017Budget Says Senate Leader

Senate Leader Ahmed Lawan said on Friday that the National Assembly (NASS) captured new projects, including a second runway for the Abuja Airport, in the 2017 appropriation bill it passed. Lawan told state House Correspondents that the projects were covered from the difference in the N42.5 oil bench mark proposed by the Executive and the…

#Breaking: President Buhari Suspends SGF Babachir Lawal

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered an investigation into the allegations of violations of law and due process made against the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr David Babachir Lawal, in the award of contracts under the Presidential Initiative on the North East (PINE). This was stated in a press release issued by…