After holding on for several months, Nelson Mandela,
South Africa’s first black president and an enduring
icon of the struggle against racial oppression, died on Thursday,
the government announced
Ahead of the burial of late Taraba State
House of Assembly Speaker Haruna
Tsokwa today in his country home Takum,
the Assembly yesterday held a valedictory session in his honour.
Former defence minister General Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma has called on the federa
l government and stakeholders in the judiciary to save the sector from total collapse.
The All Progressives Congress, APC,has announced a merger with the
Abubakar Baraje-led faction of thePeoples Democratic Party, tagged 'New PDP
States of Nigeria in the Nigerian political question. The National Dialogue/Conference should make this political issue a national priority
MAKURDI — The death toll in the recent cholera outbreak in Otukpo Local
Government Area of Benue State has continued to
rise with the epidemic claiming 12 more lives,
including women and children.