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Pursue peace between herders, farmers, Al-Makura to Tiv leaders

Pursue peace between herders, farmers, Al-Makura to Tiv leaders. Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura has called on Tiv leaders in the state to spearhead dialogue through peace process that will result in lasting peace between herders and farmers in the state. Al-Makura who stated this yesterday in Obi Local Government Area during the grand reception in honour of the newly elected officials...

Comatose patient disappears from FMC Keffi

Comatose patient disappears from FMC Keffi. A 35-year-old man, Mr. Bala Wammay, who was said to be on admission at the Federal Medical Centre, Keffi, Nasarawa State, has been declared missing. Northern City News learnt that Wammay, who was brought to the hospital in a state of coma, disappeared after he was resuscitated. He was said to have left the hospital without being...

A Boy jailed for defiling minor in Masaka

A Boy jailed for defiling minor in Masaka. mararaba Upper Area Court in Nasarawa State has sentenced a 16-year-old boy to eight months’’ imprisonment for having carnal knowledge of a four-year-old girl. The judge, Mr. Ibrahim Shekarau, sentenced the convict without an option of fine and ordered court officials to give him 14 strokes of the cane. He said since the convict...

Salesman jailed 18 months in Masaka

Salesman jailed 18 months in Masaka. Masaka Upper Area Court in Nasarawa State has sentenced a 30-year-old salesman, Femi Samson, to 18 months’ imprisonment for misappropriating his employer’s N63,125. Samson, a resident of Riverside Film, Bala Masaka, Nasarawa State, pleaded guilty to a one-count charge of misappropriation. Pleading for mercy, he said: “My lord, I am sorry for what I did. Please...

Two die after termination of appointment in Akwanga

Two die after termination of appointment in Akwanga. Two workers of the College of Education, Akwanga in the Akwanga Local Government Area of Nasarawa State have reportedly died following the termination of their appointment by the authorities. The Chairman of the Nigerian Union of Pensioners in the college, Mr. Patrick Oyunu, revealed this on Saturday while presenting his memo before a...

Nasarawa united postpone Pre-season tour of kaduna

Nasarawa united postpone Pre-season tour of kaduna. The Solid Miners won’t travel to Kaduna as initially planned and have elected to remain in Lafia for the meantime. Nasarawa United head coach, Kabiru Dogo has informed that the Solid Miners’ proposed pre-season tour of Kaduna has now been postponed to a fresh date that will be announced shortly. The tactician said that the team...

LIST OF NASARAWA STATE BENEFICIARIES OF GRATUITY NOVEMBER 2017

LIST OF NASARAWA STATE BENEFICIARIES OF GRATUITY NOVEMBER 2017. His Excellency, the Governor of Nasarawa State, Umaru Tanko Al-makura, in continuation of Nasarawa state Government's policy to ensure payment of pensioners their entitlements, has approved the 5th in the series of the payment of retirement benefits to retired State Civil Servants, Thus, the following beneficiaries are to report to Nasarawa state...

2019: Akwanga To Produce APC’s Gubernatorial Candidate In 2018 -Official.

2019: Akwanga To Produce APC's Gubernatorial Candidate In 2018 -Official. Ahead of the 2018 gubernatorial primaries of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Nasarawa State, an official of the party has advised members from N/Eggon and Wamba local governments respectively to forget contest the ticket, warning that it would amount to waste of time and resources. The official who spoke...

NICE,Steve Shamma meet Arc. Stanley Buba

NICE,Steve Shamma meet Arc. Stanley Buba. A delegation of artists led by Nasarawa popular OAP,PMAN Governor nasarawa state Stephen Shamma has paid a courtesy visit to the senior special assistant to Nasarawa state governor on development control Arc Stanley Buba in his Lafia office early this week Monday 13th. The artists came in their large number to identify with the architect...

Al-Makura, Commends Keana LG For Launching Security Programme.

Al-Makura, Commends Keana LG For Launching Security Programme. Nasarawa State Governor, Umaru Tanko Almakura, has commended the Interim Management Committee Chairman of Keana Local Government Council Mohammed Ayitogo, for initiation grassroots policing to carry security surveillance, to ensure security of lives and property in the area. Almakura gave the commendation during the official launching of the community based security programme in...

Nasarawa will be one party state in 2019 – says speaker

Nasarawa will be one party state in 2019 - says speaker. THE Speaker of the Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Ibrahim Balarabe has postulated that the state would be dominated by the All Progressive Congress (APC) in 2019. Balarabe who made the statement on Sunday in Lafia, during the launch of the party’s Almanac said, said the party has delivered the...

Benue’s Anti-open Grazing Law Chokes Nasarawa With Cattle Herders

Benue’s Anti-open Grazing Law Chokes Nasarawa With Cattle Herders. It is no longer news that the Benue State government recently introduced an anti-open grazing law that prohibits herdsmen from grazing openly in the state, what is news is the aftermath of the law that took effect on 1st November, 2017. It will be recalled that the anti-open grazing law sent all...

Nasarawa Govt Introduces E-Payment For Corps Members’ Allowance

Nasarawa Govt Introduces E-Payment For Corps Members’ Allowance  The Nasarawa State Government is to introduce e-payment system to pay N5, 000 monthly allowance to corps members serving in government establishments in the state. Mr Samuel Akala, the Special Adviser to Gov. Tanko Al-Makura on Youths, Students and Non Governmental Organisations (NGOs), disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in...

NAFDAC introduces new measures to encourage MSMEs

NAFDAC introduces new measures to encourage MSMEs. The National Agency for Food and Drug, Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has introduced new measures to encourage Medium and Small Scale Enterprises (MSMEs) in doing business. Prof. Moji Adeyeye, Director General of NAFDAC, made the disclosure in Lafia at a workshop organised by NAFDAC for stakeholders and MSMEs on ‘Ease of Doing Business in...

NSUK to admit 13% of 30,000 applicant

NSUK to admit 13% of 30,000 applicant. The management of Nasarawa State University, Keffi, said on Friday that it would not admit more than 4000 new students for the 2017/2018 academic session, even though 30,000 applied for admission. Mohammed Mainoma, the vice-chancellor of the university, made this known when the state house of assembly committee on education, science and technology paid...

Labaran Maku denies returning to PDP,Call for unity

Labaran Maku denies returning to PDP,Call for unity. The 2015 governorship candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) in Nasarawa State, Mr. Labaran Maku, has denied claims by some people in the Peoples Democratic Party that he had returned to PDP. Maku, while reacting to a billboard mounted in his name with the PDP logo in front of the party...

Nasarawa NYSC members accuse officials of embezzling N98m

Nasarawa NYSC members accuse officials of embezzling N98m.The 2017 Batch B, Stream 1 and 2 of the National Youth Service Corps members have accused Nasarawa State officials of the NYSC of diverting their allowances amounting to N98m. The corps members made the allegation on an online platform, ‘Nairaland’, stating that the NYSC, in connivance with the Nasarawa State Ministry of...

Gov. Umaru Tanko Al – Makura Donates 13,000 chairs to mark his birthday.

Gov. Umaru Tanko Al - Makura Donates 13,000 chairs to mark his birthday. Governor Umaru Tanko Al Makura on Wednesday 15th of November celebrated his 65th birthday,Some of the activities that marked the day included Distribution of 13,000 chairs to primary schools across the 13 local Government Areas of the state which he kick started from Alma mater Donama primary...

Music: DeeOhSee – Nasarawa | Mp3 Download

Music: DeeOhSee – Nasarawa | Mp3 Download.Habila yusuf with Music and Radio name DeeOhSee is an indigene of Wamba in Nasarawa State  and a graduate of Sociology from Nasarawa state University Keffi. After the released of his recent two singles I am Yours and Soyaya currently enjoying massive airplay, taking from his upcoming Album title Charity he has decided record a...

Governor Almakura Celebrates 65th birthday

Governor Umaru Tanko Almakura had on the 15th of November, 2017 celebrated his birthday at his popular hotel(TA'AL CONFERENCE HOTEL LAFIA) with his family and friends from all works of life. Some of the activities that marked the day included Distribution of 13000 chairs to primary schools across the 13 local Government Areas of the state which he kickstarted from...

Nasarawa is not going to implement Anti-Open Grazing Law – Al-Makura

Nasarawa is not going to implement Anti-Open Grazing Law - Al-Makura Nasarawa State governor, Umaru Al-Makura has declared that the anti-open grazing law is meaningless. He said the law will not be passed or enforced in the state. Al - Makura while speaking to some guests at the government house in Lafia, the Nasarawa State capital on Friday, said the law was...