President Muhammadu Buhari declares intention to contest for second term 

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday, announced his intention to seek re-election in the 2019 presidential election. This was disclosed by the President’s personal assistant on New Media, Bashir Ahmad. Ahmad disclosed the declaration via his Twitter handle. “BREAKING: President Muhammadu Buhari has just officially announced his intention to seek re-election in 2019. Details soon…”, Ahmaad… Read More President Muhammadu Buhari declares intention to contest for second term 

Two dead as underground mining site collapses in Plateau State 

The Plateau State Police Command on Sunday confirmed the death of two persons following the collapse of an underground mining site. The Command through its Spokesman, ASP Mathias Tyopev Terna, made the confirmation in a press statement. Terna said, “On 7/4/2018 at about 23:00hrs Wase Police Division received an information that there was a mining… Read More Two dead as underground mining site collapses in Plateau State 

One killed, five arrested as soldiers clash with armed herdsmen in Benue 

Troops of the Nigerian Army, Sunday said they apprehended five gun-wielding herdsmen in six communities in Benue State, after a gun duel which led to the killing of one herdsman. It was learnt that the troops of 72 Battalion Special Forces on Saturday nabbed the herdsmen at about 1.30pm in the communities identified as Gbajimba,… Read More One killed, five arrested as soldiers clash with armed herdsmen in Benue