Bullion van driver crushes 2 to death while eating on steering in Lafia

A bullion van belonging to a commercial bank has crushed two persons to death and injured three prospective Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination candidates waiting for their PIN number at a Skye Bank branch in Lafia. It was gathered that driver of the van said to be on high speed lost control and rammed into a…

NTA DG Ibn Mohammed In Lafia, Almakura Lauds Africa’s Largest Network

His Excellency Umaru Tanko Almakura has lauded the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) for its wonderful broadcasting at the national and state level which has made it the flagship of the Nigerian broadcasting industry. Governor Almakura made this known when he received the Director General of the NTA Alhaji Yakubu Ibn Mohammed at the Government House…

Solid Miners Ground Goes AstroTurf In Lafia

The Promise Fulfilled: The Laying of Astroturf At Solid Miners Ground In Lafia City Stadium True to the words of His Excellency Umaru Tanko Almakura the Lafia City Stadium, the home of our sporting sweethearts Nasarawa United FC, Solid Miners as they fondly called will be one of the sweetest stadiums in the North Central…

President Buhari To Officially Open Comprehensive Special School In Lafia

Disabled Students get Wowed as Gov. Almakura Takes Them on a Tour of Comprehensive Special School Lafia. His Excellency Umaru Tanko Almakura has called on physically Challenged Students to remain in school and to work hard so as to achieve their dreams and desires, challenging them to see themselves as the persons that will provide…

Teenage girl claims ownership of abandoned day-old baby in Lafia

The Police in Nasarawa State on Thursday said a teenage girl has turned herself in to claim ownership of a one-old-old baby abandoned along the road, in the state capital, Lafia. The 17-year-old unnamed girl, who hails from Doma, abandoned the baby along Shendam road in Lafia on Tuesday and reported herself to the ‘A’…

Teen mum of abandoned day-old baby suffaces

Nigeria-police The Nasarawa State Police Command, on Thursday, said the mother of a day-old baby, abandoned along the road in Lafia, had submitted herself to the police. The command’s spokesman, DSP Kennedy Idrisu said the 17-year-old mother reported herself to the ‘A’ Division in Lafia. He told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the…

Recession: Federal university sacks retained ex-corps members, 24 staff

The Federal University, Lafia, has terminated the appointment of 11 National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, members, who were retained after their service year and 24 others over the institution’s inability to pay their salaries. The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Mohammed Sanusi-Liman told newsmen on Sunday in Lafia, the Nasarawa state capital, that the university’s council took the…