Lai Mohammed lied, Nigerian govt paid ‘large ransom’ to free #DapchiGirls – UN report

Contrary to the claim by the Nigerian government through the Information Minister Lai Mohammed, the government paida “large ransom” to free scores of female students kidnapped by the Boko Haram from their school in Dapchi, Yobe State, earlier this year, the United Nations has said. Over 100 girls were kidnapped from the Dapchi school by […]

PDP wins Dogara’s council as rain delays collation of Bauchi bye-election result

Speaker Yakubu Dogara may still be physically a member of the All Progressives Congress, his spirit is already in the Peoples Democratic Party as the party’s candidate, Ladan Salihu won Dogara’s Bogoro local government in the Bauchi South senatorial bye-election on Saturday. Salihu, a former broadcaster, got 6,646 votes as against the 3,992 votes scored […]