Surgery: Osinbajo expresses deep gratitude to Nigerians

By Chijioke Okoronkwo, Abuja.   Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has expressed gratitude to Nigerians for their concern and prayers, following his recent surgery.   Osinbajo’s appreciation was conveyed in a statement he personally authored and made available to newsmen on Sunday…
Trial Census: NPC urges more cooperation in Sokoto

By Muhammad Nasir, Sokoto.   The National Population Commission (NPC) on Sunday urged households in Sokoto State to sustain their cooperation to facilitate the success of the ongoing trial census in the state.   Alhaji Chiso Dattijo, the NPC National…
NDLEA seizes drugs, arrests suspects in 4 states

By Ibironke Ariyo, Abuja.   The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) arrested a driver on Sunday, July 17, on Abuja-Kaduna Highway with 157,000 tablets of Diazepam weighing 37.5 kilograms.   NDLEA’s spokesperson, Mr Femi Babafemi, stated on Sunday in…
Why we support Muslim-Muslim ticket — APC South Africa

By Adeyemi Adeleye, Lagos.   The All Progressives Congress (APC), South Africa chapter, says the Muslim-Muslim joint ticket of the party’s presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and his running mate, Sen. Kashim Shettima, will deliver dividends of democracy to Nigerians.  …
Buhari greets veteran journalist, Mike Awoyinfa, at 70

By Ismaila Chafe, Abuja.   President Muhammadu Buhari has rejoiced with frontline journalist, editor and author, Mike Awoyinfa, as he turns 70.   In a statement by his spokesman, Mr Femi Adesina, on Sunday in Abuja, the president recalled with…