PMB TASKS NIGERIAN ACCOUNTANTS ON PATRIOTISM

President Muhammadu Buhari, Tuesday, urged accountants in the country to put Nigeria first and uphold strict ethical conducts in the discharge of their duties. In a message to the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) Annual Conference in Abuja, he urged them to become more committed to the on-going was against corruption. President Buhari, […]

UPDATE: PLATEAU GUNMEN ATTACK , DEATH TOLL RISES TO 29

The deaths recorded in the attack on Nkiye Dongwro Village in Miango District Of Bassa Local Government Area Of Plateau State have twenty to twenty-nine. The attack was carried out by some gunmen who attacked a primary school where the natives were seeking refuge in an internally displaced centre. The attack coming barely twenty-four hours […]

AEDC TAKES GIANT STRIDES , METERS 88,000 ABUJA RESIDENTS

The Managing Director of Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC), Ernest Mupwaya said his company has installed 88,000 meters and would install 120,000 units by December 2017 to tackle complaints on estimated billing. He also said out of the 800,000 customer base, AEDC has metered 3,800 who are the largest power users and constitutes 50 per […]

UPDATE: UTAKO MARKET REMODELING

The Utako market which has been earmarked by the Abuja Municipal council for remodelling and renovation has sparked a lot of tension and uncertainty among the traders in the market. Late last month some of them took to the streets protesting , demanding explanations from the authorities on how the project might affect their means […]

LIBRARY WORKERS PROTEST OVER FG NEGLECT IN ABUJA

Workers of the National Library of Nigeria (NLN) have shut down its headquarters in Abuja. With the support of its parent body, the Academic Staff Union of Research Institutions (ASURI), the workers, on Tuesday, said they would not continue to accept excuses from the government for poor attention and financial allocation to the project. The […]

Northern Governors Wives Forum (NGWF) Holds Meeting, Wife Of Bauchi Governor Becomes NGWF Chairperson

The Northern Governors Wives Forum (NGWF) has held its meeting which was hosted by the Wife of Bauchi State Governor, Hajia Hadiza MA Abubakar on October 16th, 2017. The ceremony was declared open by the Governor of Bauchi State, Muhammed Abubakar. In his speech, he highlighted the achievements of his administration from improvement in educational […]

KOGI STATE GOVERNOR MEETS BUHARI IN ASO ROCK

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state has paid President Muhammadu Buhari a visit at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. The visit, according to the president’s media aide, Femi Adesina, took place on Monday, October 16. As at the time this report was being published, the presidency was yet to disclose details of the meeting between […]

PRESSURE GROUP LEAD BY CHARLEY BOY RESUME PROTESTS IN THE FCT

Popular entertainer turned activist Charles Oputa aka Charly boy has resumed protests in Abuja  citing President Buhari perceived inaction in the face of many corrupt cases and allegations leveled on the members of his cabinet . The protest was relatively peaceful, as the police and the Department of State Security (DSS) monitored the activities of […]

BOKO HARAM SUSPECTS TRIALS STALLED AS WITNESSES FAIL TO SHOW UP

ABUJA—The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami, SAN, yesterday, disclosed that some high profile cases could not be heard at the trial of suspected Boko Haram terrorists at the Kainji detention facility due to absence of relevant witnesses. He said some of such cases were, therefore, transferred to the […]