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News NASS invasion: Rights group places N3.5m bounty on principal actors behind siege

A civil rights organisation, Egalitarian Mission for Africa, EMA, has announced $10,000 (N3.5m) as reward for information on principal actors behind the invasion of the National Assembly by operatives of the Department of State Services, DSS. The group said that anyone with credible information on the identity of the masterminds …

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NECXUS: CONNECTING PEOPLE

NECXUS is a Nigerian online social media and social networking service company based in Jos and Nasarawa State. It will be launched officially in November 2018, by Andrew Azomema Emmanuel  Alu (Necxus), along with fellow NSUK student Daniel Ridan Maigona, and other Major Sponsors, Moses John Esson etc. NECXUS was …

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Government School with more teachers than Student

The shortage of teachers in schools is a common problem, mostly because there are hundreds of children and just a handful of knowledgeable teachers. But this school in Samba, Jammu and Kashmir in India has next to no students at all. A government school in Jamora, Samba, has just three …

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Marwan elected CAJWU president-says rule of law is fulcrum of democracy

Comrade Marwan Mustapha Adamu has been elected as the president of the Confederation of African Judiciary Workers Union (CAJWU) to champion the affairs of the union.   Comrade Marwan Mustapha who is the President of the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN), while speaking recently in Kigali, Rwanda, pledged to …

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Mali Presidential Election: ECONEC Chief, Yakubu Holds Crucial Talks With CENI, ECOWAS Mission Head

  President of the ECOWAS Network of Electoral Commissions (ECONEC) governing board and Chairman of Nigeria’s Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) Prof Mahmood Yakubu at the weekend held a crucial meeting with officials of Mali’s Independent electoral commission (CENI) ahead of Mali’s Sunday presidential election,   Yakubu also held separate meetings  …

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Offa robbery: Court summons IG of Police Idris

An Ilorin High Court has summoned the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to appear before it next Wednesday to justify the continued detention of Lekan Alabi, Personal Assistant to Kwara state Governor Abdulfattah Ahmed, who was arrested over the April 5, 2018 armed robbery in Offa. This followed protest by …

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Breaking: Senator Dino Melaye Kidnapped by unknown Gunmen

Following the attack on Senator Dino Melaye by unknown gunmen in the Gwagwalada area of Abuja Thursday morning, it has been confirmed that the Senator has been abducted. Melaye’s abduction was disclosed by Senator representing Bayelsa East in the National Assembly, Ben Bruce, via his Twitter handle. In a tweet, …

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APC Ex-spokeman write United Nations over attacks on legislatures, opposition

Comrade Timi Frank, former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has written an open letter to the United Nations, UN, on the assault on Nigerian lawmakers and opposition leaders. He explained that his petition was consequent upon the Police seige at the official residences of the …

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Ekiti: Group Slams HURIWA Over Call For Sack Of INEC Chairman

An election observer group, the Centre for Transparency Advocacy (CTA) has described the recent call for the sack of INEC chairman, Prof. Yakubu Mahmood by the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) as “suspicious, mischievous and self-serving”. The group accused HURIWA of acting a script for the Peoples Democratic …

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