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Nigeria Air Force Plane Wobbled Several Times Before Crash – Witnesses

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) plane, a Dornier 228, that crashed into the old site of the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) Barracks in Kaduna, according to witnesses, wobbled several times in the air before crashing. The light military plane went down with the pilot, co-pilot, two engineers and three passengers …

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Fraud: Jonathan, Diezani, CSO Under Probe For Buying 3 Mobile Stages For $7m

The ongoing probe of the past administration by President Muhammadu Buhari has indicted his predecessor, ex-president Goodluck Jonathan and two of his former officials for buying three mass public-speaking mobile stages for $6.9 million, a Presidency source has said. The fund was withdrawn from one of the numerous accounts of …

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Boko Haram: DSS Arrests Sulaiymon Abdulraman, 14, As Insurgents’ Spy

The Department of State Services (DSS) in liaison with Aviation Security of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja, has arrested a 14-year old boy for spying for terrorists. Mr Tony Opuiyo, in a statement on behalf of the Service said the arrest was made while on a routine check which …

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Kaduna NAF Crash: El-Rufai Commiserates With Victims’ Families

Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai has commiserated with the families of the seven people who died in the Donier-228 plane crash on Saturday in Kaduna. The governor’s spokesperson Samuel Aruwan, in a statement in Kaduna on Saturday, said El-Rufai also condoled with the Chief of Air Staff and the officers …

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Police C’ssion Elevates 260 Police Officers

The Police Service Commission (PSC) has approved the promotion of 260 officers to various ranks in the Force. The spokesman of the commission Ikechukwu Ani made this known on Saturday in a statement in which he said the Chairman of the commission Mike Okiro, said the exercise is to encourage …

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SON Moves To Clamp Down On Issuers Of Fake Products’ Certificates

The increasing numbers of issuers of fake products’ certificates of the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) into the country’s commercial markets are grossly crippling the country’s manufacturing industry. SON recently identified the trend as a factor bedeviling the smooth enforcement of its import standards requirements, adding that it was making …

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NAF Kaduna Jet Crash: Abubakar Sets Up Investigation Panel

Following the crash of Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Dornier-228 aircraft, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, Chief of Air Staff, has set up a panel to investigate the circumstances surrounding its crash. Air Commodore Dele Alonge, Director of Public Relations and Information, NAF Headquarters, disclosed the investigation in a statement in Abuja …

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Ambode Laments Adefuye’s Death At Twilight Of His Tenure

Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, Lagos State Governor has lamented the death of Prof. Adebowale Adefuye, Nigeria’s Ambassador to the United States at a point he was expected to end his tenure as an envoy of the country. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Habib Aruna, on Saturday, the …

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APC Governance Leaves Nigerian Economy Worse Off In 90 Days – PDP …Says Nigerians have been scammed with empty promises

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) decries as alarming, the damage so far done to the nation’s economy by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led . All Progressives Congress (APC) administration since it took office at the center three months ago. The party said the shambolic state of the nation’s economy within the …

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Amaechi Never Spoke To Any Media Organisation – Media Office

The attention of former Rivers State governor, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Amaechi has been drawn to a story with the caption, “SGF: Buhari Disappointed Me – Amaechi”, published by a certain “”. The story which is as ridiculous as it is meaningless is a figment of the writer’s imagination and sadly …

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