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Kogi State Map

Striking Kogi workers seek traditional rulers’ intervention

Workers in the state embarked on strike on September 22.

Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong [Photo credit: Plateau News Online]

Plateau swears-in new chief judge

The immediate past chief judge retired on Friday.

Kogi State Map

Striking workers paralyse govt activities in Kogi

The indefinite strike also paralysed activities at the state broadcasting corporation.


UniJos announces resumption date

This follows suspension of ASUU strike.

CANCER-DETECTING-MACHINE. [Photo credit: New Telegraph Online]

Kwara govt partners NGO on free cancer screening for women

About 4000 female civil servants will benefit from the screening.


Lightening kills 47-yr-old man

The incident happened during a downpour.

Nigerian police force

Again Plateau relaxes curfew hours

Governor urges residents to be vigilant, peaceful

Herman Hembe, Benue State. [Photo credit: Instagram]

Again, Supreme Court sacks House of Reps member Hembe

The lawmaker asked the Supreme Court to revert itself.

Relief materials donated to victims of Benue flood

Jos Electricity company donates relief materials to Benue flood victims

The flood affected 24 communities and displaced over 100,000 people.


Driver jailed four months for stealing car battery

Convict said he stole the battery because his own was bad and he had no money to replace it.

El Rufai and Buhari [Photo:]

Kaduna APC endorses Buhari, El-Rufai for 2019

A senator, Shehu Sani, stayed away from the meeting.

IPOB Protesters: [Photo credit: Daily Post Nigeria]

JUST IN: IPOB: Plateau govt reviews curfew on Jos, Bukuru

The curfew was imposed on Thursday after the IPOB violence ‎in Abia State spread to Jos.

Minister of Power, Works & Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, SAN (middle) and others during a Briefing of the Senate on the Planned Closure of the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja Runway for Repairs at the Senate Chamber on Tuesday, 17th January  2017.

Senate asks Nigerian Govt. to revoke N3.2 billion Benue road contract

Says contractor lacks the capacity to handle the job awarded four years ago.

Plateau Gov. Simon Lalong [Photo:]

CAN, NUJ Appeal For Restraint As Peace Returns To Jos

Two persons lost their lives in a recent violence in the state

Streetlights in Kwara [photo credit: BusinessDay]

Light Up Kwara: KWSG begins second phase

He appealed to residents to take full ownership of the project and protect the streetlights from vandals.

Niger State Governor, Abubakar Bello

Businessman Remanded For Impersonating Niger Governor

The accused allegedly used the governor’s name to defraud a Director of N18m

Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau

Nigerians Will Remain United Despite IPOB’s Agitation – Interior Minister

The minister was in Jos following a riot that killed two persons

JTF in Jos

IPOB: Plateau governor confirms two deaths in Jos violence, sues for peace

The governor held a meeting with religious and community leaders on Friday morning.

Plateau state on map

JUST IN: IPOB Crisis: Governor imposes indefinite curfew on Jos

The curfew will be from dusk to dawn.

President of NANS, Chinonso Obasi. [Photo credit: International Centre for Investigative Reporting]

Niger Govt. Releases N13m For Treatment Of Ex-NANS President In Indian Hopsital

Dauda Mohammed, NANS President between 2011 and 2012, is suffering from liver cirrhosis.

Abuja on map

Abuja gets new police commissioner

Mr. Bello was the immediate past Commissioner of Police in Nasarawa.


Fulanis did not carry out recent attack in Plateau – Leader

About 19 people were recently killed at Ancha community.

deputy governor, Ahmed Ketso. [Photo credit:]

Flood ravages 66 communities in Niger – Agency

The deputy governor’s village, Ketso, was one of the places affected

Nigerian Army. [Photo credit:]

Jos task force debunks death of injured soldier in Monday’s skirmish

The assailants had reportedly killed 19 persons in Bassa LGA.

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello [Photo Credit: The News Nigeria]

Kogi, Anambra Move To Resolve Lingering Boundary Dispute

Past settlement initiatives yielded no fruits