Latest Stories in Nasarawa


COVID-19: NCDC announces 82 new cases


The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 82 new infections of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The NCDC made this known via its verified website on Sunday. x The...

Mon Nov 30th, 2020     Read More →

Troops arrest 8 bandits, kill 3 in Benue, Nasarawa, Zamfara


The Defence Headquarters says troops of Operations Whirl Stroke and Accord have arrested eight bandits and eliminated three in different operations in Benue, Nasarawa, and Zamfara. The...

Fri Nov 27th, 2020     Read More →

Senate summons Pantami over use of communication devices by Boko Haram, kidnappers


The Senate has mandated its Committees on Legislative Compliance and Communications to invite the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Ali Pantami, and impress on him the need to...

Thu Nov 26th, 2020     Read More →

Senate resumes plenary, deadline for submission of budget defence on Nov. 27


The Senate on Tuesday mandated the committees yet to submit reports on budget defence for MDAs to do so on or before Nov. 27 to the Committee on Appropriation for harmonisation. It disclosed that...

Tue Nov 24th, 2020     Read More →

Bayelsa Queens win Flying Officers’ Cup pre-season tournament


Bayelsa Queens Football Club have emerged winners of the Flying Officer’s pre-season Cup tournament. The event, formerly known as the Naija Ratels Pre-season tournament but now called the...

Mon Nov 23rd, 2020     Read More →

ASUU Strike: End in sight as parties shift grounds


There are indications that both the Federal Government and Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) are determined to ensure undergraduates of public universities do not lose one academic...

Sat Nov 21st, 2020     Read More →

Arresting worsening insecurity


The events of the last one month have proven more than ever before how urgent it is that we examine and reflect on the extant security architecture of our land. If bandits could dare to abduct...

Thu Nov 19th, 2020     Read More →

Executive Trainers highlights template for crisis management in higher education


A leading training institute for higher education, Executive Trainers Limited, has presented a template for the management of crisis in citadel of higher education. This was the crux of a one...

Wed Nov 18th, 2020     Read More →

PDP Reps urge caution over crackdown on #EndSARS promoters


House of Representatives caucus of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged the Federal Government to be cautious over the way it handles the crackdown on those perceived to have organised the...

Wed Nov 18th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria’s eradication of polio excites UNICEF


A UNICEF logo is pictured outside their offices in Geneva, Switzerland, January 30, 2017. Picture taken January 30, 2017. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)...

Tue Nov 17th, 2020     Read More →

Troops rescue 9 kidnapped persons on Kaduna-Abuja highway


The Kaduna State Government says troops on internal security operations have rescued nine persons kidnapped along Kaduna-Abuja highway on Sunday afternoon. The state’s Commissioner for...

Mon Nov 16th, 2020     Read More →

For INAC, NCAC networks Nigeria’s craft to the world


It was two days of cultural explosion. Two days of arts and culture networking. Overall, it was two days of glitz, glamour and panache that COVID-19 could not stop. It was the 2020 of...

Sun Nov 15th, 2020     Read More →

‘RMRDC set to overhaul bamboo value chain in Nigeria’


H. D. Ibrahim Bamboos are plants in the Bambusoideae subfamily of the grass family. Bamboos include some of the fastest-growing plants in the world and this makes bamboo to be competitive as a...

Thu Nov 12th, 2020     Read More →

Nasarawa judicial panel gets 16 petitions as Taraba, Abia teams sit


• Adamawa’s begs monarchs for seamless operations The Judicial Panel of Inquiry in Nasarawa State, yesterday, received 16 petitions during its proceedings in Lafia. x The chairman,...

Wed Nov 11th, 2020     Read More →

Nigerians query 25-year-old quota policy in varsity admissions


Academics, among other Nigerians, have called for urgent review or scrapping of the nation’s quota policy in varsity admissions to promote equity and national development. In a bid to ensure...

Tue Nov 10th, 2020     Read More →