Dickson, Obasanjo commend Buhari for issuing 22 refinery licenses

Governor of Bayelsa State, Seriake Dickson, and former President Olusegun Obasanjo have commended President Muhammadu Buhari for granting twenty-two licenses for refineries, one which was being actualized in the state. They spoke Saturday during the foundation laying ceremony of Aziken Petroleum Refinery Project at Obunagha Gbarian, Yenagoa, an exercise which Obasanjo, who is in the…

I have no regrets, ‘I did all that is humanly possible when I was president’- Obasanjo

Former president Olusegun Obasanjo says he has no regrets from his time as leader of Nigeria which spans both military and civilian regimes, stating that he did everything “humanly possible”. He said this while speaking at the Ijaw National Academy (INA), Kaiama, Kolokuma-Opokuma Local Government Area of Bayelsa State. Obasanjo is in Bayelsa on the…

JAMB indicts 9 officials for inability to account for funds realised in sale of forms

The administrative panel on financial management set up by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has indicted nine of its officials for their inability to account for the funds realised from sale of forms in their care. Reports say some of the indicted officials are JAMB state coordinators who were given an opportunity to…

22 killed, 48 injured as multiple suicide bombers hit Borno fish market

At least 22 people lost their lives on Friday, after three suicide bombers set off their explosives at a market in Borno State. The target was the fish market (Kasuwa Kifi) in the outskirts of Koduga, Konduga Local Government Area of Borno. Reports say the three suicide bombers simultaneously detonated the Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs)…

ZAMFARA KILLINGS: For years, bandits had been writing to communities demanding money —Gov Tambuwal’s aide

The full story of the wanton killings happening in Zamfara State may not have been heard yet as Imam Imam, the Media aide to Sokoto State’s Governor Aminu Tambuwal, has made some startling revelations. Imam at the weekend painted the picture of a worrying scenario many areas of the state have continued to suffer in…

ZAMFARA KILLINGS: It’s heartbreaking Buhari’s interest is re-election, not protecting Nigerians

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that it was unfortunate that the concern of the government of President Muhammadu Buhari is how to get re-election and not how to take decisive steps to end the incessant killings across the country. The party was responding to the massacre of no less than 41 innocent people…

Arrested notorious assassin reveals that he killed 4 persons for ex-NURTW boss

The long arm of the law has caught up with a notorious assassin identified as Adeola Williams alias Ade lawyer who revealed in his confessional statement that he had killed four persons on the orders of former Lagos State Chairman of the Nigerian Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Akanni Olohunwa on different occasions. Ade…

Gov Yari dissapointed that Buhari’s coming has increased spate of killings

Chairman, Nigeria Governors Forum and Zamfara State governor, Abdulaziz Yari has regretted that killings have worsened under President Muhammadu Buhari despite his promise to his people that should Buhari become president the killings would end. This was as the governor lamented the failures of agencies in the country to prevent wanton killings in his state…

Patients, nurses flee hospital as police declare doctor wanted for alleged robbery

VITALCARE Hospital became a shadow of itself in three days. The health centre which was arguably one of the thriving private hospitals serving people in the suburbs of Abuja, became a ghost of its self soon after its founder and medical director, Dr. Ola Solomon Jimade, was declared wanted for alleged armed robbery. On Tuesday,…