Kidnapped UBEC chairman, Abubakar, daughter regain freedom

Kidnapped UBEC chairman, Abubakar, daughter regain freedom

The Chairman of the Universal Basic Education Commission, UBEC, Mohammad Abubakar, and his daughter kidnapped along Kaduna-Abuja Expressway on Monday have regained their freedom. One of Abubakar aides, Hussain Danladi, was quoted as saying that…

Zainab Aliyu freed over wrongful drug-related charges in Saudi back home

Drug:  Saudi Arabian authorities free Zainab Aliyu

Zainab Aliyu, a Nigerian held in Saudi Arabia over alleged drug trafficking has been let off the hook by the country’s authorities. This was made known on Tuesday by the Special Assistant to the President…

UN and a growing campaign of calumny against Nigeria and Africa

UN and a growing campaign of calumny against…

Adeyemi Ishola, a public affairs analyst, accuses the United Nations, UN, of embarking on a campaign of calumny against Nigeria in  its conclusion that Nigeria has overtaken India as the country with the largest number…

Another batch of 145 stranded Nigerians return from Libya

Another batch of 145 stranded Nigerians return from…

The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, has received another batch of 145 Nigerians stranded in Libya. They were received Monday night by the Coordinator, Lagos Territorial Office of NEMA, Alhaji  Idria Abubakar Muhammad. The returnees…

Nigeria’s population now 201 million -UNFPA

Nigeria’s population now 201 million -UNFPA

With an average population growth of 2.6 per cent between 2010 and 2019, Nigeria now has a population of about 201 million. The United Nation Population Fund (UNFPA) unveiled this estimate in its 2019 State…

WEATHER FORECAST: Cloudy, thundery conditions Thursday to Saturday

WEATHER FORECAST:  Cloudy, sunny, rainy weather for Tuesday

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has forecast for Tuesday, cloudy to partly cloudy and sunny weather conditions with widespread thunderstorms and rains over most parts of the country. NiMet’s Weather Outlook on Monday, in Abuja,…

UBEC chairman, Abubakar, daughter kidnapped, driver killed

UBEC chairman, Abubakar, daughter kidnapped, driver killed

The chairman of the Universal Basic Education Commission, UBEC, Mohammad Abubakar, and his daughter were kidnapped along Kaduna-Abuja Expressway on Monday. The kidnappers who stormed Kurmin Kare Village area on Monday shot at some vehicles…