Mali crisis: Buhari’s meeting with other leaders ends in stalemate

The truce-seeking trip of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), to the Malian capital of Bamako on Thursday ended without a deal to soothe the country’s escalating political crisis.In Bamako with Buhari on Thursday were former President Goodluck Jonathan as well as Presidents Alassane Ouattara of Ivory Coast, Macky Sall of Senegal, Mahamadou Issoufou

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COVID-19: Kano cancels Sallah festivities

Kano State on Wednesday has ordered the cancelation of traditional Sallah festivities, to mark Eid-del-Kabir celebrations in the state to consolidate the successes recorded in the fight against COVID-19.Commissioner for Information, Mr Muhammed Garba, made this disclosure in a statement made available to newsmen on Wednesday.He said, “The council, after deliberations at its weekly meeting

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Jonathan Briefs Buhari About Peace Mission To Mali

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met with former President Goodluck Jonathan at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.During the meeting, Jonathan briefed the President about his follow up mission to Mali.The former President led a special team to Mali in a bid to bring a lasting solution to the leadership crisis in the country.The Jonathan led-delegation

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Buhari Meets With Jonathan At Presidential Villa

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met with former President Goodluck Jonathan at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.Details about the meeting which was held behind closed doors are not yet known.President Buhari’s meeting with his predecessor comes just three days after he approved the naming of the Railway Complex in Agbor – the operational hub of

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FCT Tops Daily COVID-19 Cases As Nigeria’s Infections Surpass 37,000

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) had the highest COVID-19 cases in Nigeria on Monday – 102 – as the country’s infections from the virus surpassed the 37, 000 mark.This is according to the latest data released by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) which revealed that the West African nation reported 562 fresh cases

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Chief Of Staff To Plateau State Governor Tests Positive For COVID-19

The Chief of Staff to the Plateau State Governor, Noel Donjur has tested positive to COVID-19 after a test that was conducted for members of the State EXCO on 1st July 2020 following the directive of Governor Lalong.The outcome of the tests indicates that all other members of the State EXCO tested negative except the

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TODAY ON FASHION: AKWETE, ITS LOOMING TECHNIQUES AND MOTIF PATTERNS

Many fabrics and prints are making headway in the African market all over the globe. Fabrics such as Ankara, Hollandaise, George and Lace are been associated to African culture and origin. However, little or no attention is given to our own traditional woven loom/fabric popularly known as Akwete, so today our major focus will be

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