University of Abuja suspends admission process

University of Abuja suspends admission process

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The University of Abuja has suspended the ongoing admission of students due to what it described as irregularities in the process. In a memo to the Admissions Committee on Wednesday and seen by PREMIUM TIMES, the vice-chancellor, Abdul-Rasheed Na’Allah, said the committee did…

Renowned Lokoja-based businessman, philanthropist, Inusa Bello dies

Renowned Lokoja-based businessman, philanthropist, Inusa Bello dies

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Late Bello A renowned Lokoja based businessman and philanthropist, Alhaji Inusa Bello, a.k.a Inusa Lagos, is dead. Family sources confirmed that Alhaji Inusa died on Thursday, January 23, 2020 following an illness. He’s survived by one wife, many children and relations. He’ll…

CAFE to sponsor cleft lips surgery on 11-year-old Chikamsi at Azikiwe teaching hospital

CAFE to sponsor cleft lips surgery on 11-year-old Chikamsi at Azikiwe teaching hospital

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Eleven-year-old Miss Chikamsi Okechukwu By Sunny A. David An eleven-year-old Miss Chikamsi Okechukwu, from Ichida, in Anaocha Local Government Area, born with cleft lip will undergo a free corrective surgery at the Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, on Wednesday next week….

Pope’s skull cap, my greatest gift ever – Anambra Governor Obiano

Pope’s skull cap, my greatest gift ever – Anambra Governor Obiano

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Rome: Anambra State Governor, Obiano with Pope Francis, right By Sunny A. David The Governor of Anambra State Chief Willie Obiano has described his Zuccheto or skull cap from His Holiness, Pope Francis as his greatest gift ever. Governor Obiano gave the…

Reps Naval Committee chair knocks FG for lip service on security issues, says a time bomb

Reps Naval Committee chair knocks FG for lip service on security issues, says a time bomb

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House of Rep. Member, Yusuf Gagdi By Raymond Gukas, Jos The federal government has been advised to go beyond lip service on security concerns across the country as the killings is a bad signal capable of igniting religious conflagration among the people….

Kano: Ganduje officially receives former PDP chairman into APC

Kano: Ganduje officially receives former PDP chairman into APC

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  Kano Governor, Ganduje Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has officially welcomed to the APC, Rabiu Sulaiman Bichi, a former Kano State PDP Chairman who recently decamped to the ruling party. The Governor received Bichi and other defectors on Wednesday at a political rally in…

Boko Haram/ISWAP’s murder of preacher won’t break our trust in God, Buhari – Christian group

Boko Haram/ISWAP’s murder of preacher won’t break our trust in God, Buhari – Christian group

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Michika LG Chairman, Rev. Andimi was killed by Boko Haram terrorists By Dave Iyima Despite the gruesome murder of Adamawa-based preacher, Rev Lawan Andimi, by Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists, the Northern Christian Forum of Nigeria (NCFN) has vowed to hold on to its…

Boko Haram: European Union appraises Nigerian government, military’s counter-insurgency operations as commendable

Boko Haram: European Union appraises Nigerian government, military’s counter-insurgency operations as commendable

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Nigeria’s President Buhari By Dave Iyima The European Union Centre for Human Rights Protection (EUCHRP) has commended the Nigerian government and military for making significant progress in its counter-insurgency operations. The Centre made this known in an extensive report on the “threats…

Borno’s Zulum: When a governor takes the interest of his people first

Borno’s Zulum: When a governor takes the interest of his people first

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Borno Governor, Zulum By Yusuf Adamu Recently, the Chadian government withdrew its military helping Nigeria in the fight against insurgency in the northeast. The attendant result was worrisome as terrorists launch a devastating attack on the people rendering many homeless. The situation…

Refugee commission provides reliefs for Borno IDPs

Refugee commission provides reliefs for Borno IDPs

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By Dauda R. Pam, Maiduguri The National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons (NCRMIDP) has flagged off 2020 distribution of relief materials of food and non food items to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Borno State. The Federal Commissioner, Bashir…