News - AIT

Buhari Sends Condolences Over Cyclone

3 days ago /
Nation 

Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari, has sent condolences to families who have lost loved ones, homes, and means of livelihood in Mozambique, Zimbabwe, and Malawi as Tropical Cyclone Idai takes a toll on Southern Africa.

Edo Election Petition Tribunal Receives Six Petitions

3 days ago /
Nation 

The Edo State Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Benin City, the state’s capital, has received six election petitions from candidates in the National Assembly election held on February 23, 2019.

Air Force Charges Field Commanders On Protection Of Assets

3 days ago /
Nation 

Authorities of the Nigerian Air Force say the safety of valuable assets such as aircraft is necessary for the success of internal security operations.

House To Probe Role Of Military In 2019 Elections

3 days ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s House of Representatives is to investigate the deployment and use of military personnel in the 2019 general elections.

Mozambique Storm Flattens Homes

3 days ago /
International News 

Drone footage filmed by the Red Cross showed the sheer scale of the damage that cyclone Idai has inflicted on Mozambique.

Useni Expresses Optimism Over Plateau Supplementary Polls

3 days ago /
Politics 

Plateau State governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Jeremiah Useni, has said that he would lead the party to victory in the state rerun election.

Delta Govt. Suspends Head Teacher Over Little Success

3 days ago /
Nation 

Delta State Government has suspended the head teacher of Okotie Eboh Primary School 1, Sapele Local Council Area of Delta State, Mrs Vero Igbigwe.  

Masari Expresses Concern Over Security

3 days ago /
Nation 

Katsina State Governor, Aminu Masari, says he is deeply worried about the deteriorating security challenge in the state.

Bayelsa Holds Monthly Transparency Briefing

3 days ago /
Nation 

The Bayelsa state government has announced the sum of four point seven hundred and eighteen billion Naira as the total balance as at the end of February 2019.

Buhari Presides Over Security Meeting

3 days ago /
Politics 

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday presided over a security meeting with heads of security agencies in the country.  

Senate Approves N30,000 New Minimum Wage As FG Looks For Revenue To Foot The Bill

3 days ago /
Politics 

Senate on Tuesday approved N30,000 as the new national minimum wage for Nigerian workers.

Army Garisson Commander Shot Dead In Bauchi

3 days ago /
Security 

The Garrison Commander 33 Artillery Brigade Command, Colonel Mohammed Barack has been shot dead by unknown gunmen along Magama Gumau road while returning to Bauchi from Kaduna state.

Boko Haram Bomb And Loot Union Bank Michika

3 days ago /
Security 

The Union Bank Michika branch in Adamawa State was attacked and raided in a suspected Boko Haram insurgency on Monday night.

Court Stops Collation Of Bauchi Poll Results

3 days ago /
Politics 

The Federal High Court in Abuja has stopped the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, from proceeding with the collation, conclusion and announcement of the result of the governorship election in Bauchi state held on March 9, 2019, by the electoral body.  

Rivers And Bayelsa Indigenes In Lagos Protest Over Alleged Military Invasion

3 days ago /
Security 

Angry indigenes of Rivers and Bayelsa states who are residents in Lagos, embarked on a peaceful protest on Tuesday, over the alleged inhuman treatment of residents of both states and the invasion of the military in the two states.

No Fresh Building Collapse In Lagos

3 days ago /
Security 

The Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA) General Manager, Lekan Shodeinde has said that there was no fresh building collapse in the state as being erroneously reported on social media.

Press Release: Rivers State Governorship Election

4 days ago /
Election 

Headquarters 6 Division Nigerian Army (NA) have observed with dismay and sense of betrayal in the statement made by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) signed by its National Commissioner and Chairman Information and Voter Education Committee Festus Okoye Esq on 15 March 2019. The statement according to INEC was the findings of its Fact-Finding Committee that assessed the situation in Rivers State.

Press Release: Miss Success Of Okotie Eboh Primary School, Sapele

4 days ago /
Education 

Since the video of Miss Success of Okotie Eboh Primary School, Sapele broke and went viral last Friday, I have been inundated with messages and calls primarily for two reasons:

APC Rejects Cross River Election Results

4 days ago /
Nation 

The All Progressives Congress, APC has rejected the results of the general elections that took place in Cross River State.

Cross River Communal Clash Claims Two Lives In Biase

4 days ago /
Nation 

Cross River State Police Command has confirmed that two persons lost their lives in a renewed communal clash between Abanwan and Orugbam in Biase Local Government Area of the state.