Three policemen killed as gunmen abduct Syrian expatriate in Sokoto

​The Sokoto State Police Command has confirmed the killing of three policemen and abduction of an expatriate, Abul Nasir, a Syrian national working with Triacta Construction Company in the state. The Command’s Public Relations Officer, Cordelia Nwawe, told newsmen on Wednesday that the incident occurred at about 7.20 a.m at the company’s quarry site at… Read More Three policemen killed as gunmen abduct Syrian expatriate in Sokoto

Nigerian Senate passes 2018 budget

The Nigerian Senate, on Wednesday, passed the 2018 Appropriation Bill, six months after its presentation. President Muhammadu Buhari, had at the joint session of the National Assembly, presented a proposed budget of eight trillion, six hundred and twelve billion, two hundred and thirty-six million, nine hundred and fifty-three thousand, two hundred and fourteen Naira (N8,612,… Read More Nigerian Senate passes 2018 budget