No going back on Habiba’s marriage to Emir – Katsina Emirates Council

The Katsina Emirate Council has endorsed the marriage between Habiba Isa and the Emir of Katsina, Alhaji Abdulmumin Usman. The union became a subject of controversy on Wednesday when Habiba’s

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Senate extends JAMB result validity to three years

The Senate has extended the validity of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination conducted by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board from one year to three years. The Upper Chamber during

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No swap deal with Boko Haram over 21 Chibok girls – FG

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that the Thursday release of 21 Chibok school girls was not the result of any swap deal with their

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Saraki hails release of 21 Chibok girls

Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has hailed the release of 21 missing girls from Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno state. The girls were abducted from their school by Boko Haram

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BBOG hails release of 21 Chibok girls

The BringBackOurGirls movement has described the release of 21 Chibok school girls by their Boko Haram captors as a welcome development. The group, in a statement signed by Aisha Yesufu

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Presidency confirms release of 21 Chibok girls

The Presidency has confirmed that 21 of the over 200 Chibok school girls have been freed by their Boko Haram captors. The girls were abducted from Govermment Secondary School, Chibok,

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Nigerians “flood DSS with petitions” against more judges

Nigerians who in the past questioned the conduct of many judges, but had no way of prompting investigations despite having evidence of wrongdoing, are inundating the Department of State Services

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Buhari nominates Environment Minister, Amina Mohammed, to serve in AU committee

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the nomination of the Minister of Environment, Mrs Amina Mohammed, to serve in the African Union Reform Steering Committee. The committee, headed by President Paul

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Katsina monarch accused of abducting, marrying Christian minor

The Emir of Katsina, Abdulmumin Kabir Usman, has been accused of abducting and marrying an under-age Christian girl. The Emir was accused of forcing Habiba Isiyaku, 14, to convert to

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Buhari to visit Germany

President Muhammadu Buhari will embark on an official visit to the Federal Republic of Germany on Thursday. President Buhari will confer with Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel on issues of shared

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