Latest Stories in Nasarawa

 

Over 70% of Rice in Nigerian markets are foreign- Investigations

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…. Customs, CBN Reacts Despite concrete and visible interventions of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) via the Anchors Borrowers Programme (ABP) on the rice sub-sector of the Nigerian...

Wed Apr 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Again, five killed, scores injured, houses razed as suspected herdsmen invade Benue community

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By Peter Duru Makurdi – Again, suspected armed herdsmen late Tuesday night invaded Mondo village in Ukemberagya in Logo local government area of Benue state killing five persons and sacking...

Wed Apr 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Harbin Kunama: Can Buratai make another difference?

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By Justice Abayomi It is quite heartbreaking to know the absurdity that every geopolitical zone in Nigeria, with the exception of the Southwest has its peculiar insecurity challenges. In the...

Wed Apr 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Every bit helps? Nigeria targets poverty with welfare plan

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Ladi Kodi can earn just 1,000 naira ($2.70, 2.5 euros) a week selling medicinal “black soap” in her home state of Nasarawa, in north central Nigeria. TradeMoni The money — barely...

Tue Apr 2nd, 2019     Read More →

SENATE PRESIDENCY: Why we are reaching out to all our colleagues – Senator Lawan

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•Governors, elders, leaders take over campaign By Henry Umoru AHEAD of the inauguration of the 9th National Assembly and the emergence of the Presiding officers, Senate Leader, Senator Ahmad...

Tue Apr 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Lassa fever outbreak: NCDC confirms 23 new cases, 4 deaths

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By Gabriel Olawale The Nigeria Centre for Diseases Control, NCDC, has confirmed 23 new cases of Lassa fever including 4 deaths. According to the report released on its website for the week 11th...

Tue Apr 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Photos Buhari arrives Dakar in Senegal

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President Muhammadu Buhari met with President of African Development Bank Dr Akinwunmi Adesina, Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna, Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi and Governor Umar Tanko...

Tue Apr 2nd, 2019     Read More →

IFAD ready to upscale intervention in Nigeria’s agric sector – Country Rep.

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By Peter Duru, Makurdi The Nigeria Representative of the International Fund for Agricultural Development, IFAD, Nadine Gbossa has disclosed that the organisation is ready to scale up its...

Mon Apr 1st, 2019     Read More →

Buhari to attend inauguration of Senegalese President, Macky Sall

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President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja on Monday for Dakar, Senegal to attend the inauguration of Senegalese President, Macky Sall, following his re-election for a second term. Mr Femi...

Mon Apr 1st, 2019     Read More →

Why we adopted stringent processes for SIM Card replacement  – NCC

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By Emmanuel Elebeke The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has again explained to telecoms consumers on why it reviewed and made the process of replacing lost, stolen or damaged Subscriber...

Sun Mar 31st, 2019     Read More →

Why Buhari must split Power, Works and Housing ministry in 2nd Term – Expert

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA: An expert in the Built Industry and President, Housing Development Advocacy Network‎, Barr. Festus Adebayo has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to split the Power, Works...

Sun Mar 31st, 2019     Read More →

NEXT SENATE PRESIDENT: Oshiomhole’s riot act, ripples of the Lawan endorsement and fear of the PDP bloc vote

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•The Ndume, Goje backlash By Henry Umoru, Assistant Political Editor With all but two of the results of the February 23 National Assembly elections, as declared by the Independent National...

Sun Mar 31st, 2019     Read More →

Ooni, Emir, Clark, others named in NANS special committee to end FG, ASUU crisis

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The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has constituted a committee made up of Elder statesmen in the country to help provide permanent resolutions to the Federal Government and...

Sat Mar 30th, 2019     Read More →

Latest Corruption Report: Menace to increase in Nigeria

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•Police maintain lead in practice •Judiciary rakes in more money from it •Power, Education, Health sectors also monitored •Govt’s anti-corruption efforts...

Sat Mar 30th, 2019     Read More →

Gang war throws Lagos residents into disarray

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Policeman, seven others killed, petrol station attacked We’re no longer safe — residents By Victor Arjiromanus The peace and tranquility hitherto witnessed by residents of Amukoko, in...

Sat Mar 30th, 2019     Read More →