Abuja Building Collapse: NEMA calls off operation, confirms 1 dead, 6 injured

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has officially called off the Search and Rescue Operations at the site of the collapsed building in Jabi, Abuja, as it confirmed one person dead and six injured. Mr Mustapha Maihaja made the official confirmation on Saturday in Abuja to clarify the conflicting figures on the numbers of death…

NAHCON concluded transportation of pilgrims to Saudi Arabia

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), on Saturday concluded the transportation of the 2018 intending pilgrims to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. NAHCON’s Commissioner in charge of Operation,Alhaji Abdullahi Modibbo disclosed this while addressing newsmen at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja, on Saturday before he departed to Saudi Arabia. He said that the…

On ranching law we stand – Tiv Traditional Council declares…Vows to stand by Ortom on implementation

The Tiv Traditional Council (Ijir Tamen), today unanimously agreed to stand by Governor Ortom in the implementation of the Open Grazing Prohibition and Ranches Establishment Law. The Council made its positon known at its meeting in Gboko, the traditional headquarters of the Tiv nation. The traditional rulers stated that if Governor Ortom would be crucified…

We’ve seen dividends of democracy, Chief tells Minister during road inspection

By BARBARA KALU The Ba’ale of Bode Saa’du in Moro Local Government Area of Kwara State, Barrister Bola Yusuf, has hailed the Federal Government for the reconstruction of the Ilorin-Jebba Road, saying the road has opened up the area to social and economic activities. Barrister Yusuf gave the commendation in Bode Saa’du, a town along…

No budgetary allocation for International Observers, INEC Chairman insists

 The Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Yakubu Mahmud, on Friday in Abuja, reiterated that the commission had no prepared budgetary allocation for international observers coming to monitor 2019 general elections. Mahmud made this known to State House correspondents in Abuja while reacting to questions on the INEC budget submitted to the National Assembly…

We are concentrating on completing projects to deliver value to Nigerians – Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola on Friday said that the Buhari administration was focusing on completing road,  power and housing projects to deliver value to Nigerians. Fashola during an interactive session with 10 social clubs to give account of achievements of the Buhari administration at Lagos City Hall, said that…

Nigeria loses N126.2b on abandoned FG properties in Lagos – UNILAG don

The Federal Government has again been charged to either concession or sell all its buildings that are not being utilized across the country to private investors in order to forestall further deterioration as a result of continued abandonment. A Professor of Building, Prof. Olumide Afolarin Adenuga, who gave the charge in his inaugural lecture at…

The Top10 Magazine to hold Wonder Kids Awards in October

As part of effort to celebrate and honour outstanding Nigerian children, The Top10 Magazinewill in October this year host its maiden wonder kids awards. In a release by The Top10 Magazine, the Nigeria Wonder Kids Awards is being organized to celebrate and honour outstanding Nigerian children in recognition of their uncommon initiatives, talent, and exemplary…