News - Karu

NDLEA Arrested 147 drug dealers in FCT

2 days ago /
Nation 

The FCT Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), on Tuesday arrested 147 suspected drug peddlers and seized various Shipments of drugs.

Man Electrocuted In Karu, Abuja

1 week ago /
Nation 

An unidentified man has been electrocuted while attempting to tap electricity from a high tension in Karu site Abuja.

Labaran Maku Picks APGA Governorship Ticket For Nasarawa State

1 week ago /
Politics 

Former minister of information, Labaran Maku has been affirmed as the governorship candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) in Nasarawa state for the 2019 general elections.

FCT Judiciary Commissions New Judicial Division

3 weeks ago /
Nation 

In a bid to enhance speedy dispensation of justice, the federal capital territory judiciary has commissioned a new judicial division in the Nyanya /Karu axis.

Nasarawa State Holds Local Government Elections

4 months ago /
Politics 

Barely few hours  to the local government  elections in  Nasarawa State, neither sensitive nor non sensitive materials have arrived the 13 local government  areas in the state.

EFCC Invites Shekaru And Others Over N950m Fraud

4 months ago /
Nation 

Former Kano State Governor Ibrahim Shekaru, Ambassador Aminu Wali and one Mansur Ahmad has been invited by the EFCC Kano office over alleged 950 million naira fraud.

Nasarawa Bans Street Hawking

5 months ago /
Nation 

The Task Force charged with relocating traders to the Muhammadu Buhari International Market, Karu, in Nasarawa State, has banned trading and hawking along the Keffi-Karu-Abuja expressway.

Buhari Mourns Senator Bukar

6 months ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has joined the Emir of Daura, Alhaji Umar Farouq, and other community members to observe the third day prayers for Late Senator Mustapha Bukar, the senator representing Katsina North, his own Senatorial District.

JAMB Arrest Cheats

7 months ago /
Education  Nation 

Two suspects have been arrested for examination malpractices in the ongoing unified tertiary matriculation examination, UTME, at the Baptist academy computer based centre, karu in Abuja.

Buhari Reads Riot Act Over Killings

8 months ago /
Nation  Security 

President Muhammadu Buhari says government will no longer tolerate the unwarranted and unprovoked attacks and killings of innocent Nigerians across the country.

Buhari Visits Nasarawa To Commission Schools, Health Centre, Others

8 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria's President, Muhammadu Buhari, has visited Nasarawa State to commission some projects executed by the state governor, Tanko Al-Makura. The President, on Tuesday, was received by the state governor, Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong, Deputy Governor of Benue state and other dignitaries. Some of the projects to be commissioned are Lafia...

Senate Passes N222 Billion Budget For FCT

11 months ago /
Nation 

The senate has approved a budget sum of N222 .3 billion for the federal capital territory for 2017. The passage of the FCT budget followed consideration of the senate committee on FCT report presented by Senator Dino Melaye who is the chairman of the committee. Presenting the report for consideration, Senator Melaye...

State Economy: Al-Makura Reaffirms Diversification Stance

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Nasarawa State Governor, Tanko Al-makura, has reaffirmed his stance on diversification of the state economy in line with the Federal Government's initiative. The Governor made his position known when he inspected the Karu international Market. Governor Al-Makura believes that the provision of a conducive environment will enable businesses to thrive and...

FCT: Karu-Orozo Residents Raise Alarm Over Imminent Health Hazard

1 year ago /
Environment 

Residents of the satellite towns along Karu-Orozo road in the federal capital territory have raised alarm of an imminent health hazard, which may be caused by mountainous refuse in the area. The stench from the dumps is becoming unbearable to the people. Along the long stretch of the highway from Karu to...

Flood Prevention Is A Collective Responsibility, Says Al-Makura

1 year ago /
Nation 

Nasarawa State Governor, Tanko Al-Makura, has said that flood prevention is not only the responsibility of the government but also of the people. To this end, the Governor cautioned residents of the state against indiscriminate disposal of refuse on water channels so as to prevent blockage. He gave the warning while inspecting...

Sri Lanka Floods Leave 600,000 People Displaced

1 year ago /
International News 

Foreign aid begins to trickle into Sri Lanka where the worst floods in more than a decade have killed 202 people.

Minister Of Labor And Employment: N-Power Recruitment Opens After May 29

1 year ago /
Nation 

Nigeria's minister of labor and employment Chris Ngige says the second phase of the N-power recruitment of unemployed persons will be opened immediately after may 29, 2017. The minister who was reacting to questions on two years of Buhari’s administration says although the APC government had promised three million jobs yearly,...

Nigerian Lawmakers To Meet Buhari Over Worsening Security Situation

1 year ago /
Nation 

The House of Representatives on Thursday said its leadership would meet with President Muhammadu Buhari over the ongoing violence in Southern Kaduna. The lawmakers also lashed out at security agencies for failing to live up to their calling. The House’s position followed a motion of urgent national importance raised by Simon Arabo,...

 

Appeal Court Affirms 25 Years Jail Term For Boko Haram Convict

2 years ago /

Court of Appeal has affirmed the judgment of a Federal High Court in Lagos convicting and sentencing three members of dreaded terror group, Boko Haram to 25 years imprisonment each. The Appeal Court, in a judgment delivered by Justice Y.B Nimpar on Friday, rejected the appeal filed by the convicts and...

Speaker Dogara Mourns Late Hon. Musa Onwana

2 years ago /
Oddities 

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has expressed shock over the untimely death of Hon. Musa Baba Onwana ) who died on Thursday at the age of 50. Hon. Onwana, before his death represented Nasarawa/Toto Federal Constituency of Nasarawa state under the platform of the All...


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