Saturday, 27 February, 2021

Day: February 9, 2021


Three persons, including Mai-Kanuribe of Lagos, Alhaji Mustapha Muhammadu, have died in an accident involving the convoy of Governor Babagana Umara Zulum of Borno State. SaharaReporters gathered that the accident occurred on Tuesday when the governor was heading to Maiduguri Read more…


File Photo About 10 people have been reportedly killed and six others wounded in fresh attacks on Unguwar Gajere, in the Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State. SaharaReporters learnt that over 300 people, mostly women and children, were Read more…


File Photo Boko Haram terrorists and their Islamic State West African Province faction have invaded Geidam communities in Yobe State, looting foodstuffs and drugs as residents flee from their homes. SaharaReporters learnt that the insurgents attacked the communities around 6pm Read more…


An associate of Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State on Tuesday said though the coast was not clear for the governor to move to the African Democratic Congress, there was a possibility for the governor to consider the option soon. Read more…


Zimbabweans have been left fuming following President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s shock Monday appointment of Frederick Shava as the new Foreign Minister. Shava replaces the late Sibusiso Moyo who succumbed to Covid-19 last month. Before his latest appointment, Shava was Zimbabwe’s Ambassador Read more…


Hundreds of beggars have besieged the residence of Jigawa State Governor, Mohammed Abubakar, in his hometown in Babura. According to Vanguard, Badaru was in Babura to revalidate his All Progressives Congress’ membership for the ongoing nationwide registration exercise. The beggars Read more…


A group, Society For Development (SFD), has charged the Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, to confirm the names of the ex-service chiefs as non-career ambassadors following their nomination by President Buhari. The SFD gave the charge in via letter to the Read more…


An application by the Zimbabwe Human Rights Association (ZimRights) seeking to compel government to provide a Covid-19 national vaccination plan has been struck off the urgent roll by the High Court. High Court judge, Justice Felistus Chatukuta ruled Monday the Read more…


Governor Adegboyega Oyetola of the State of Osun has sent greetings to his Ekiti State counterpart and Chairman, Nigeria Governors’ Forum, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on his 56th birthday anniversary. Oyetola, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Ismail Omipidan Read more…


A businessman, Tonye Fyncountry, has accused the Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital in Yaba of covering up a fraud allegedly committed by one of its employees, Oluwafunmilayo Ademiluyi. According to him, Oluwafunmilayo had stood as the guarantor of Gbogboade Ademiluyi, her husband Read more…