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Nigerians urged to fight proliferation of light weapons

As violence threaten the nation’s security, Nigerians have been urged to take measures to check light arms from circulating within the ECOWAS sub-region. Speaking during a one-day workshop in Umuahia, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Dr. Nurudeen Mohammed  said …

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Another Bomb Blast in Kaduna

KADUNA, Nigeria (AP) — A suicide car bomber detonated his explosives Sunday at a Catholic church holding Mass in northern Nigeria, injuring a number of worshippers, officials and witnesses said. The attack happened in the Malali neighborhood of Kaduna, a …

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Jonathan visits Suntai, says the governor is stable

President Goodluck Jonathan on Friday evening by 3.15pm visited injured Taraba State Governor, Danbaba Danfulani Suntai at the National Hospital, Abuja where he was flown to for further treatment after his plane crashed on Thursday night. The President visited to …

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Mrs Suswam releases 29 prison inmates

First lady of Benue State Arc (Mrs.) Dooshima Suswam yesterday in Makurdi paid over N500, 000 to secure the freedom of 29 inmates detained at the Makurdi Medium Prison. Mrs. Suswam who made a surprise visit to the prison, said …

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Jonathan Wants Deportation Of Nigerian Pilgrims Probed

President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday said that he has ordered for a thorough probe of the circumstances that led to the deportation of Nigerian female pilgrims from Saudi Arabia where they had gone to participate in this year’s Hajj. “Although …

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Plateau celebrates Sallah under peaceful atmosphere

The Eid-el-Kabir celebration yesterday was peaceful in Jos, the Plateau State capital as Muslim faithful trooped out to their various prayer grounds to observe the festival as early as 8.am. Soldiers of the Special Task Force (STF) and other security …

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Jang felicitates with Moslems

Plateau State Governor, Jonah David Jang has advised adherents of Islam to live a daily life of sacrifice and obedience. This is as exemplified by Prophet Ibrahim who offered his son Ismail in obedience to the will of Allah. In …

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