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Another Nigerian doctor diagnosed with Lassa Fever

Nigeria, Jan. 26 -- A doctor has been diagnosed with Lassa fever in Jigawa State. The acting permanent secretary, Jigawa State Ministry of health, Salisu Mu'azu, confirmed this to PREMIUM TIMES Sunda... Read More


PDP candidate defeats Abdulmumin Jibrin in Kano rerun

Nigeria, Jan. 26 -- A former lawmaker, Abdulmumun Jibrin, has lost his re-election. Mr Jibrin, the candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) for the Kiru/Bebeji federal constituency of Kano Sta... Read More


PDP candidate defeats Abdulmumin Jibrin lin Kano rerun

Nigeria, Jan. 26 -- A former lawmaker, Abdulmumun Jibrin, has lost his re-election. Mr Jibrin, the candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) for the Kiru/Bebeji federal constituency of Kano Sta... Read More


Kwankwaso's spokesperson defects to APC

Nigeria, Jan. 23 -- The spokesperson of former governor of Kano State, Rabiu Kwankwaso, Binta Spikin, has defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Mrs Spikin announced her defection, on Wedne... Read More


Why I parted ways with Kwankwaso - Ganduje

Nigeria, Jan. 23 -- The Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, on Wednesday, explained why he parted ways politically with his predecessor, Rabiu Kwankwaso, describing him as a selfish politician. "... Read More


Minister urges Nigerian youth to prioritise ICT skills over university degree

Nigeria, Jan. 21 -- The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, has urged Nigerian youth to give priority to acquiring information technology skills over having university degrees... Read More


Suspected bandits 'abduct five in Zamfara'

Nigeria, Jan. 19 -- Suspected bandits on Saturday abducted five persons at Dogon Daji Sarkin-Noma community in Bukkuyum Local Government Area of Zamfara State, the residents have said. Witnesses said... Read More


Why I killed my pregnant girlfriend - Suspect

Nigeria, Jan. 19 -- A man accused of killing his girlfriend has confessed to the crime. Mustapha Idris from Ringim Local Government Area of Jigawa State was arrested by the police for killing his 20-... Read More


Controversy over farmers, herders clash in Jigawa community

Nigeria, Jan. 18 -- A week after a violent clash occurred between herders and farmers in Fulata, Taura Local Government Area in Jigawa State, both groups have continued to trade blame. The Fulanis al... Read More


14 killed in another attack in Zamfara - Police

Nigeria, Jan. 17 -- Armed bandits on Wednesday attacked Baban Rafi community in Gummi Local Government Area, killing at least 14 persons, the police have said. A resident said the bandits stormed the... Read More