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Corpers reject NYSC postings to North

Presidency assures of security AT no other time has the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) programme come under heavy attacks as now and the pressure may not ease any time soon going by the reaction that greeted the recent release of the Scheme’s batch A posting which has many corpers from the South-West, South-East and […]

Boko Haram : Jonathan to declare emergency rule

THE attacks that rocked two state capitals in the North East; Maiduguri, Bauchi, last week were typical Boko Haram terror acts. And the effect as expected further sent chills through already jarred nerves of the residents of the states; the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja inclusive. Feelers from the Presidency indicated that the country’s number one […]

Column: The hypocrite called Nasir el-Rufai

The arrest of former Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Minister and chieftain of the Congress for Progressive Change (CPC), Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, has, expectedly, elicited very trenchant condemnations from well-meaning Nigerians. El-Rufai was arrested in the early hours of Saturday by State Security Service (SSS) operatives at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, on arrival from […]

Jonathan, PDP lose bid to stop CPC petition

Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) on Thursday crossed a major legal hurdle at the Presidential Election Tribunal where the Court of Appeal threw out the objections raised by President Goodluck Jonathan and his Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) challenging the merit and competence of its petition. However, allegations of conspiracy and rigging brought against the police […]

How 7-year-old was crushed by collapsed school fence

The tragic death of a primary 1 pupil of Talimul Islam Ahmadiyya Nursery and Primary School, Adekunle, Yaba, Lagos, Master Musliu Hassan last Sunday attracted the attention of Nigerians. It, indeed, was a serious havoc. The 7-year- old boy was crushed when the school fence wall collapsed and crushed him during the historic Lagos heavy […]

Nigeria’ll overtake US if it has 24 hours electricity, security’ (A big if)

As Nigeria has set a target of being among the 20th best economies in the world, a Nigerian living in the United States, Dr. Anselm Anyoha, has said that the country has the potentiality to excel. Speaking with Saturday Sun, he said that with 24 hours electricity and security, among others, Nigeria could overtake such […]

Traffic controller narrowly escapes death •As truck crushes commercial motorcyclist

A traffic warden, Mr. Mark Oguche, (Inspector)  narrowly  escaped death by the whiskers, following a mob attack by some irate  commercial motorcyclists over  the death of one of their members in Minna, the capital city of Niger State. The incident that occurred along the busy Shiroro road T-junction  on the outskirt of the city , […]

NYSC allowance ’ll be N50,000 soon -DG

THE Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brigadier General, Ismaila Maharazu Tsiga, has said the leadership of the NYSC  would continue to lobby government  on the need to increase corps members’ allowance  to N50, 000 per month, adding that the  new allowance of N19, 800 to corps members would take effect from March […]

FBI, SSS unravel secret of Boko Haram’s blasts

Operatives of the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) of the United States of America (USA) who are in the country to work with operatives of the  State Security Services (SSS) have unraveled some operational details which aided the Boko Haram bombing of Police Headquarters, Abuja and some other recent blasts across states of the North. […]

Saraki: How to Grow Nigeria’s Economy

Immediate past governor of Kwara State, Senator Bukola Saraki has said for Nigeria to be great, the country has to move away from its present status of a mono-product economy. Saraki, who stated this in Abuja when playing host to a delegation of Kwara State students from the Federal Polytechnic Offa who visited him at […]

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