Eid-el-Fitr:  JNI felicitates Muslims

Jama’atu Nasril Islam (JNI), under the leadership of the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Abubakar, has congratulated Nigerian Muslims for observing the Ramadan fasting, which is gradually winding up.   Sultan Abubakar is also JNI’s President-General.   A statement by…
UN chief pays solidarity visit to Nigeria

UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, will begin a Ramadan solidarity visit to three West African countries — Nigeria, Senegal and Niger — beginning on Saturday, and he is expected to be in Nigeria on Tuesday.   Deputy Spokesman for the Secretary-General,…
Minister makes third attempt to become Abia governor

Minister of State for Mines and Steel Development, Chief Uche Ogah, on Friday declared his interest to run for the Abia governorship seat in 2023.   Ogah, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), made his intention known at the…
Lagos govt. pays N1.128bn to 438 retirees

The Lagos State Government says it has paid N1.128 billion to 438 retirees, representing the accrued pensions and their contributions for April.   The Commissioner for Establishments, Training and Pension, Mrs Ajibola Ponnle, disclosed this on Friday in Lagos, at…