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JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: Another Protest Begin in Plateau, Tension As Gunmen Kill Children in Sokoto

Students of Plateau State Polytechnic on Monday staged a peaceful protest over the postponement of their semester examinations by the school authorities. Source: Punch Newspaper The students trooped out in large numbers and blocked the Yakubu Gowon way, a major highway leading into and out of Jos.

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Another Protest Begin in Plateau, Tension As Gunmen Kill Children in Sokoto

ENTERTAINMENT

PHOTOS: Beautiful Children and Wife of Legendary Nollywood/Kannywood Actor, Yakubu

Some Kannywood actors are happily married with children. In this article, we are going to talk about Yakubu Muhammad and his beautiful family. Yakubu Muhammad is an actor, singer, and filmmaker in the Hausa film industry. He was born and raised in Bauchi but grew up in Jos where he obtained his first degree in Mass Communication from the University of Jos.

  1 month ago ago
PHOTOS: Beautiful Children and Wife of Legendary Nollywood/Kannywood Actor, Yakubu

POLITICS

Meet The Only Former Governor Of Kano State Who Was A Christian

Kano State was created by the military administration of General Yakubu Gowon in 1967. Kano is located in the North West region and it is the most populous state in Nigeria according to 2006 population census. Kano State is dominated by Muslims with few Christians who are mostly non-indigenes.

  3 months ago ago
Meet The Only Former Governor Of Kano State Who Was A Christian

SPORTS

10 Times Top Players Didn't Score A Goal From A Very Close Range, Or An Empty Net

1) Yakubu Aiyegbeni Yakubu Aiyegbeni was a Nigerian footballer who played for some top clubs, and also the Nigerian national team. During one of the matches in the 2006 or 2010 world cup, Yakubu failed to score a goal from a very close range. 2) Cristiano Ronaldo

  2 months ago ago
10 Times Top Players Didn't Score A Goal From A Very Close Range, Or An Empty Net

POLITICS

2 Former Governors Of Lagos State Who Are Igbo By Tribe

Lagos State was created by the military government of General Yakubu Gowon (rtd) in 1967. 15 governors have ruled the state between 1967 and now. The majority of the governors are military administrators, meaning they were appointed by the Head of State and not elected by the people.

  3 months ago ago
2 Former Governors Of Lagos State Who Are Igbo By Tribe

ENTERTAINMENT

8 Kannywood Celebrities Who Are Close Friends In Real Life (Photos)

There are many Kannywood celebrities who are close friends in real life. They support and protect each other, have fun together and even share their photos on social media. 1. Sani Danja and Yakubu Sani and Yakubu are close friends in real life. They met each other before they began to entertain their audiences.

  3 months ago ago
8 Kannywood Celebrities Who Are Close Friends In Real Life (Photos)

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines:Bandits kill over 35 in Jos community, Lalong Visits Buhari, requests relief Items

Bandits kill over 35 in Jos community Photo Credit: The Nation Newspaper Suspected bandits have killed over 35 persons during an attack at Yelwa zangam community behind the University of Jos (UNIJOS). Eyewitnesses told The Nation the gunmen invaded the community, burning houses and shooting anyone on sight.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines:Bandits kill over 35 in Jos community, Lalong Visits Buhari, requests relief Items

POLITICS

4 Former Governors Of Rivers State Who Are From The Northern Region

Rivers State was created by the military regime of General Yakubu Gowon in 1967. It was created with the split of the Eastern region of Nigeria. Sixteen governors have ruled the state since it was created in 1967. Ten of the governors are military administrators, meaning they were appointed by the central government without any election.

  3 months ago ago
4 Former Governors Of Rivers State Who Are From The Northern Region

POLITICS

3 Benefits of Professor Jega's proposed twelve states structure

One of the most unblemished Nigerians of high repute in person of professor Attahiru Jega was in the news recently for his suggestion that the proposed proliferation of states in Nigeria be called off while also suggesting that the existing arrangement should be restructured into twelve states , reminiscent of the country between 1967 and1976 when general Yakubu Gowon was at the helm of affairs .

  2 months ago ago
3 Benefits of Professor Jega's proposed twelve states structure

SPORTS

Check Out The List Of The Only 6 Africans Who Have Scored A UEFA Champions League Hat-Trick

Over the years, Africa has produced some natural goal scores, however, only a handful of African players have managed to score a hat-trick in the UEFA Champions League. This article will focus on the list of all the African players who have ever scored a hat-trick in the UEFA Champions League.

  2 months ago ago
Check Out The List Of The Only 6 Africans Who Have Scored A UEFA Champions League Hat-Trick

SPORTS

Opinion: The Only Nigerian Player That Can Replicate Yakubu's Record In EPL

No matter what happened along Yakubu Aiyegbeni's football career as a Super Eagles player, he remains one of the best Nigerian footballers to ever play in the English premier league. He is the highest Nigerian goal scorer of all-time and one of the top five African goal scorers of all-time in the English premier league.

  2 months ago ago
Opinion: The Only Nigerian Player That Can Replicate Yakubu's Record In EPL

POLITICS

President Buhari Greets Former Head of State, Gen Yakubu Gowon On 87th Birthday

On behalf of the government and all Nigerians, President Muhammadu Buhari sends warm felicitations to former Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon his 87th birthday, rejoicing with the leader and his family on the grace for good health and strength to keep serving. President Buhari congratulates Gen. Yakubu on the formidable role he continues to play in the development of the country, always advocating peace and unity, and consistently remaining a voice of reason and wisdom in good governance and democracy.

  1 month ago ago
President Buhari Greets Former Head of State, Gen Yakubu Gowon On 87th Birthday

POLITICS

Opinion: INEC could be right to have said “unknown gunmen do not want Anambra election to hold”

The INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu was quoted as saying that unknown gunmen in the South-East do not want the Anambra governorship election scheduled for 6th November 2021 to hold. Mr. Yakubu who also explained that the attackers will target electoral facilities and materials which would affect the commission's plan if not properly tackled, remarked at a meeting with heads of security agencies on Tuesday in Abuja.

  1 month ago ago
Opinion: INEC could be right to have said “unknown gunmen do not want Anambra election to hold”

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Bandits kill over 35 in Jos community, Kaduna promises fair council polls

Bandits kill over 35 in Jos community Photo Credit: The Nation Newspaper Suspected bandits have killed over 35 persons during an attack at Yelwa zangam community behind the University of Jos (UNIJOS). Eyewitnesses told The Nation the gunmen invaded the community, burning houses and shooting anyone on sight.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Bandits kill over 35 in Jos community, Kaduna promises fair council polls

ENTERTAINMENT

5 Kannywood Celebrities Who Hit Big in Nollywood (Pictures)

Kannywood celebrities take on different roles in their movies, but only a few of them have had the opportunity to hit big in the Nollywood industry and feature in English films. 1. Sani Musa Abdullahi Sani Danja is a legendary Kannywood celebrity who is acting in Nollywood films.

  3 months ago ago
5 Kannywood Celebrities Who Hit Big in Nollywood (Pictures)

SPORTS

Sadio Mané Overtakes Yakubu In The List Of Most EPL Goals Scored By African Players

The English Premier League, despite been a European league, has seen a good number of African talents showcasing their talents. There have been a few African players who have written their names in the sands of time in terms of goals being scored. Strikers such as Didier Drogba, Emmanuel Adebayor, many to mention but few, have all made Africa proud in the league.

  3 months ago ago
Sadio Mané Overtakes Yakubu In The List Of Most EPL Goals Scored By African Players

POLITICS

There are over 2.5 million registered voters in Anambra, according to INEC.

The Independent Central Election Commission (INEC) announced Friday that more than 2.5 million registered voters will be able to run for governor of Anambra on November 6. This was stated by INEC President Professor Mahmoud Yakubu at an emergency party meeting, which took place at the headquarters of the Commission in the capital of Abuja.

  1 month ago ago
There are over 2.5 million registered voters in Anambra, according to INEC.

MILITARY

Nigerian Troops Killed Scores Of Terrorists Who Attacked SOKOTO Military Base—Defense Spokesman

The bombed assault, which occurred around 5:30 am, September 26, 2021, in the remote boundary settlement with Niger Republic, was quickly repulsed by troops. BY YAKUBU NASIDI, BORNO STATE 27, 2021 The Nigerian Army on Monday says troops killed scores of psychological militants who assaulted the SOKOTO army installation.

  2 months ago ago
Nigerian Troops Killed Scores Of Terrorists Who Attacked SOKOTO Military Base—Defense Spokesman

SOCIETY

Soldier's Sons Beat KEDC Staff Who Tried To Disconnect Their Light Over Unpaid Electricity Bills

One of the staff of KEDC, Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company, known as Yakubu Kumo Garkuwan, was seriously beaten by two sons of a retired military man. In a video online uploaded recently, he went to their residence to execute his normal duty. A report from Yakubu's friend says that the KEDC staff went to the neighborhood in Kaduna urban center to collect the electricity bills on Monday, the 16th of August.

  3 months ago ago
Soldier's Sons Beat KEDC Staff Who Tried To Disconnect Their Light Over Unpaid Electricity Bills

SPORTS

Two Achievements Yakubu Aiyegbeni Has Over Ronaldo And Messi In The UCL

Yakubu Aiyegbeni, a legendary Nigerian footballer, he was a fantastic player in his prime. He played in the Premier League and was dubbed "The Yak," a play on his given name. Before his infamous miss for the Nigerian National team, the former striker, who is now 38 years old, established a reputation as an excellent striker.

  2 months ago ago
Two Achievements Yakubu Aiyegbeni Has Over Ronaldo And Messi In The UCL