Middle-Belt Leaders insist Dr. Mailafia’s Death be Investigated

by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Leaders of Middle-Belt Forum (MBF) are insisting that government should investigate the circumstances that led to demise of former Deputy Governor of CBN, Dr Obadiah Mailafia, saying the death was so sudden. Kaduna State chapter of the Forum made the assertion in a statement issued and signed by

NRC Suspends Train Services On Abuja-Kaduna Route Indefinitely

by  Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Sequel to the Wednesday explosion on rail tracks by suspected bandits’ attack, the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has announced an indefinite suspension of train services along the Abuja –Kaduna route. The NRC in a statement on its website on Thursday said the services were suspended “for the safety

NNF U.S Institute of Peace visits Southern Kaduna monarch, Tanko Tete

by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna In a bid to boost peaceful coexistence through Dialogue and Non-Violent Actions, some members of Network of Nigerian Facilitators (NNF) of the United States Institute of Peace, paid an advocacy visit to the Paramount Ruler of the Kaninkon Chiefdom, His Royal Highness, Tum Nikyob, Mallam Tanko Tete,

ABU Zaria VC, Publisher in war of words over alleged N449m Corruption, Contract Scam reports

…“The allegations are baseless, misrepresented.” – VC ABU  by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna The publisher of Education Monitor Newspaper, Waziri Isa Adam, has passionately appealed to the Vice Chancellor, Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria, Prof. Kabiru Bala, to come and clear his name on the allegation of corruption levelled against him. The publisher alleged

Industrial Training Fund celebrates 50 years of Golden Jubilee

by Christians Gokyo, Jos The Industrial Training Fund (ITF) is celebrating 50 years of Golden Jubilee of its existence, which was established on the 8th of October, 1971, during General Yakubu Gowon’s administration, that was officially signed into law with the decree to establish the Fund. The decision to establish the Fund

Gbong Gwom Jos cuts 70th Birthday Cake

by Christians Gokyo, Jos The Gbong Gwom Jos, Da Jacob Gyang Buba, cutting his Birthday Cake, assisted by on his left, flanked by Sen. Jang and wife on Gbong Gom’s left, and Governor Lalong by his right, among others. The Gbong Gwom Jos, His Royal Majesty Da Jacob Gyang Buba,

Bandits brutally kill father, abduct son, niece, nephew in Kaduna

…Mother, 3yrs baby, daughter narrowly escape injury.  by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Bandits, in large numbers, reportedly brutally killed a father, abduct his son, niece and nephew, while the mother and daughter escaped with serious bullet injuries on the daughter. Narrating the ugly incident to journalists on Monday in Kaduna in tears, the victim’s

Former Plateau SSG emerges State APC Chairman

by Christiana Gokyo, Jos Governor Lalong congratulating the newly elected APC Chairman, Hon. Rufus Bature The All Progressives Congress (APC) party in Plateau has elected 36 new EXCOs to run the affairs of the party in the state, with the emergence of Rufus Bature, former Secretary to the Government of the State, as

Insecurity: Hotel Owner Partners Jaba LG to Fight Drug Abuse, Substances

by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna The management of Emerald Deluxe Inn Limited has concluded plans to launch a pilot scheme to create awareness on the dangers of drug abuse and harmful substances. This has become imperative, following the high incidence of drugs and substance abuse and its harmful effects on the youths, as