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FG Announces Outbreaks Of Swarm Birds, Locusts In 3 Northern States

The federal government has announced  the foray of swarm birds and locust razing farm produce in Sokoto, Kebbi and...

Binanism: A New Political Dawn in Adamawa State, By Dr Hasuruna

Distinguished Sen. Aishatu Dahiru Ahmed (Binani) has carved out...

Midnight Downpour Traps 17 Persons In Yobe

No fewer than 17 people including infants and children...

For Preventing Them Kidnapping Son, Bandits Kill 70-Year-Old Woman In Bauchi

A 70-year-old woman, Maryam Mohammed, a resident of Sabon...

APC, 2023 Elections And The Prophecy Of Bogaru, By Hassan Gimba

The All Progressives Congress (APC) is losing the 2023...

FG Announces Outbreaks Of Swarm Birds, Locusts In 3 Northern States

The federal government has announced  the foray of swarm birds and locust razing farm produce in Sokoto,...

Midnight Downpour Traps 17 Persons In Yobe

No fewer than 17 people including infants and children sustained injuries as a result of a midnight...

For Preventing Them Kidnapping Son, Bandits Kill 70-Year-Old Woman In Bauchi

A 70-year-old woman, Maryam Mohammed, a resident of Sabon Gari in Alkaleri Local Government was gruesomely killed...

‘I Give Firearm To My Bandit Friends’ — How Kaduna Councilor...

A few days after he was arrested by security operatives, Abdulrahaman Adamu, the councilor of Kinkiba Ward...

Banditry: Zamfara Gov’t Shares 500 Gun License Forms To 19 Emirates

As banditry in Zamfara State take a new twist, the state government has urged its citizens to...

Democracy Will Collapse Without Independent Media — Shettima 

Director of the MacArthur Foundation, Africa Office in Nigeria, Kole Shettima, has called on media proprietors and...

Bauchi Gov Visits Alkaleri Community After Bandits’ Attack

Bauchi State Governor Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed has paid a condolence visit to Sabon Gidan Jada community of...

Borno Assembly Clears 19 Commissioner Nominees

Borno State House of Assembly has cleared 19 out of the 20 commissioner nominees sent to it...

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Why Picking Dogara As Tinubu’s Running Mate Will Be ‘A Very...

Professor Salisu Shehu, Vice-Chancellor of Al-Istiqamah University, Kano says picking Yakubu Dogara as running mate to the...

Wike ‘Bribes’ PDP Panel To Be Atiku’s Running Mate

Nyesom Wike, Rivers State Governor has allegedly paid $5 million to the People’s Democratic Party panel in...

Pick A Northern Christian, Risk Losing Our Votes—Group Tells Tinubu

A Fulani socio-cultural Group, Fulbe Paddabe Concerned Group has warned the candidate of the All Progressives Congress...

EXCLUSIVE: Bauchi Governor May Pick Farouk Mustapha As Running Mate—Sources

Bauchi State Governor Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed is considering picking one of the governorship aspirants of the All...

BREAKING: Atiku Wins PDP Presidential Primaries

Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, a former Vice President and a serial presidential aspirant has again won the People’s...

Adamawa Female Politician, Binani Wins APC Gov’ship Ticket, To Challenge Fintri

A Senator representing Adamawa Central, Aishatu Ahmed Dahiru Binani has emerged victorious to secure the All Progressives...

Bauchi Gov Gets 48hrs Ultimatum To Release BASUG SUG President

The Association of Northern Nigerian Students (ANNS) has given Bauchi State government a 48-hour ultimatum to release...

2023 General Elections: Bauchi Imam Warns Delegates Against Bad Choices

Malam Suleiman Abdullahi, the Chief Imam of Khalid bin Waleed Juma'at mosque, Gwallagan Mayaka in Bauchi State...

In Bauchi, Women’s Groups Close Financial Exclusion Gap, Support Their Businesses...

There are about 16 women’s groups in Bauchi State, striving to bridge the gap in financial exclusion...

Nigeria Pockets N34b From Agric Exports In Three Months

The Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Apapa Command has said that between January and March 2022, it generated...

FG Inaugurates Technical Committee On Halal Certification

Amb. Mariam Yalwaji Katagum, the Minister of State for Industry, Trade and Investment, has inaugurated a 14-man...

FG Implements Over 150 Ease Of Doing Business Reforms – Minister

Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the Minister of Information and Culture has on Monday stated that the Presidential Enabling...

Why Nigerian Students Hardly Get Jobs In The UK

Foreign students, particularly Nigerians are being rejected for jobs in the UK “because they were not 'trusted'...

NDE Trains 50 Women On Spice, Seasoning Production In Bauchi

The National Directorate of Employment NDE has commenced a five-day training programme for 50 women on entrepreneurship...

NADDC Presents ‘Made In Nigeria’ Vehicle, Seeks Partnership With Digital Economy...

The National Automative Design and Development Council NADDC has presented a gas-powered vehicle locally designed in Nigerian...

How Government Ineptitude, Cover-ups Exacerbate Armed Banditry In Kebbi State

In several condolence visits and numerous press releases, the Kebbi state government has pledged to fight armed...

With N50 Drug Parcel, Minor girls Turn Addicts, Sex Workers 

In Lagos, the proliferation of hard drugs is on the high with young minds, particularly girls being...

INVESTIGATION: How Ganduje Approved N110m To Non-Existent Company For 1Km Road...

By Usman Bello Balarabe A construction company to which Kano state governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, awarded a road contract...

INVESTIGATION: How Humanitarian Ministry Diverted Multi-Million Naira Rural Women Grant To...

This report by Elijah Akoji, reveals how the cash grant programme for rural women launched in 2020 was...

“We Are All Seen As Beggars”: The Tragedy Of Sokoto Children...

In this report, WikkiTimes’ Beloved John documented the horrible conditions of children living with disability and how...

Investigation: How JUTH Denies Hausa, Fulani Treatment For Claiming Plateau Indigene

Hausa and Fulani Muslims living in Jos, the Plateau State capital, are being forced by record officers...

Panel Probing N104m In Malami’s Ministry Under Pressure, Offered N5m Bribe

A three-man panel set up by the Office of the Accountant General of the Federation to probe...

Bauchi Pensioners Agonise Over Unpaid Pension, Regret Why They Ever Served...

Contrary to claims by the Bauchi State Government of paying pensioners, WikkiTimes has uncovered how retired civil...

Binanism: A New Political Dawn in Adamawa State, By Dr Hasuruna

Distinguished Sen. Aishatu Dahiru Ahmed (Binani) has carved out a political niche for herself not...

APC, 2023 Elections And The Prophecy Of Bogaru, By Hassan Gimba

The All Progressives Congress (APC) is losing the 2023 elections big time, says a friend...

Today In History: How Nupe Fighters Defeated British Army In 1896

By Ndagi Abdullahi (Amana Nupe) The 26th of June is celebrated every year as the Nupe...

Defections of Senators Lawal Yahaya And Halliru Jika To NNPP: The...

By Saadu Umar “Section 68(1)(g) of the Constitution is to stop carpet crossing. A person elected...

Businesses Should Make Digital Rights and Inclusion a Priority in Nigeria

By Isa Ali Musa Digital rights and inclusion is an issue that doesn’t get discussed enough....

EDITORIAL: The ICIR @10: Celebrating The Beacon Of Hope For Newsrooms...

The International Centre For Investigative Reporting, ICIR, an independent, non-profit news organization is 10. Born...

Agaje Mu Gyara: A wake Up Call For Reviving Northern Lost...

By Usman Abdullahi Koli Back in the day, the Northern societies of Nigeria had essential norms,...

Tinubu’s VP And The Gathering Storm

By Sani Danaudi Mohammed With the emergence of the former Governor of Lagos State Asiwaju Bola...

FG Inaugurates Committee For National Sports Festival

The Federal Government has inaugurated the Main Organizing Committee (MOC) for the successful hosting of the 21st...

FG Assures Hitch Free World Cup Playoff

The Federal Government has assured of a hitch-free World Cup play-off between Nigeria and Ghana during the...

FG To Provide Land For N-Youth Sports Academy

The Federal Government has expressed its commitment to ensuring that land is provided for building N-Youth Sports...

Bauchi FA Chair Advocates Peace, Unity Through Football

Patrick Pascal, the Bauchi State Football Association chairman, has stressed the need to use football to bring...

Breaking: Chairman Gombe Sports Commission, Hamza Resigns

As the 2023 general elections draw nearer, more political appointees have continued to resign from the government...

Three Algerian Journalists Robbed, Stabbed Outside Hotel In Cameroon

Three Algerian journalists covering the African Cup of Nations in Cameroon (AFCON) were robbed and stabbed by...

Man Utd Score Three At Lacklustre Tottenham

Cristiano Ronaldo came to the rescue of beleaguered Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on Saturday as...

13 New Players Join Enugu Rangers Ahead Of 2021/22 NPFL Season

Ahead of the expected start of the 2021/2022 football season, the management of the seven-time Nigeria league...

Reporter’s Diary: Inside Memorial Tomb of Tafawa Balewa Explaining Nigeria In...

Walking through the cavernous hallway with open eyes buried in darkness then comes a ray...

Ramadan 2022 To Start On Saturday—Saudi Supreme Court

The 2022 Ramadan fast will commence on Saturday according to Saudi Arabia's Supreme Court. Arab News...

In One Week, Gunmen Kill 24 Nigerian Police Officers 

Nigerian security forces have been the worst hit by last week's killings across the country. 80...

Why Nigerian Students Hardly Get Jobs In The UK

Foreign students, particularly Nigerians are being rejected for jobs in the UK “because they were...

13-Year-Old Boy Commits Suicide In Bauchi

A 13-Year-old boy has been confirmed dead on Friday morning after committing suicide by hanging...

Saving Journalism: Views On How To Pay For Reliable Information

By Theodora Dame Adjin-Tettey Journalism globally faces a sustainability crisis. It largely stems from declining advertising...

ICIR Appoints Victoria Bamas As Editor

Victoria Bamas, the Team Lead of FactCheckHub, a fact-checking platform of The International Centre for...

Kannywood Actress Sued For Failing To Act In A Movie She...

A film production firm, UK entertainment, has sued famous Kannywood actress, Hafsat Idris, for alleged...