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Islamist Advocate Detained after accusing SSS of collaborating with Bokoharam

A popular online conspiracy theorist Datti Alsalafiy (real name Abdulsamad Adamu) has reportedly been detained by Nigeria’s secret police after he accused them of collaborating with Bokoharam’s leader Abubakar Shekau to rid the terror leader of his rivals. Popular social media commentator and founder of CUPS, Dr Idris Ahmed accused the SSS of illegally detaining […]

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12 ways to save the Nigeria Police

Admit it or not, the chief reason behind recent agitations for Nigeria breakup is the immense ineptitude of its institutions and public officers, and one of the main culprit behind it all is the police force and the military. meant to serve and protect us with their lives, they instead exhtort us, hardly do their […]

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The Sultan’s Mansion

-Ridwan Habib Birnin Kebbi A two million dollar mansion for his eminence was all it took to break the internet, naturally, when something crazy happens in northern Nigeria you see a flood of wows, butting in from our beach going friends in Lagos- infact, it’s the only time those people admit to being in the […]

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Who is afraid of a Farar Macce

-Nafi Abdu-Yola The sermon of a certain Wahhabi preacher (supposedly from Kano) has flooded social media. The sheikh s this time around are sending a word of caution to their flock that they should stay away from those “fair women of ill repute”. Well, I suppose given that the Kanawa are known for their obsession […]

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Boss Lady- Rich Women taking over the North

-Jacinda Ismail For too long, the idea of the dull, docile woman is the archetype for Northern Nigerian women. strictly, purdah, strictly hijab and no fun at all. But thanks to demographic and economic changes, a flood of unmarried and self-sustaining northern women is pushing back at that 60’s idea. It’s not all good though, […]

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Is there any hope for Zango’s fans?

  some people call them wild house family, and they sure have earned the name. From the early 2000s when they shot to fame, Adam Zango’s White House films has managed to create to a fan base whose fanaticism rivals the infamous beehive. But its not the sundry wild fan that distinguishes Zango’s fans from the […]

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Remember when Sahara Reporters Called the Kaduna Declaratrion a “Declaration of War”? They are doing it again

Sahara reporters seems to be revelling in its regionalism these days. From attacking Saraki because he had challenged the western demi god to calling the Kaduna Declaration a declaration of war, Sahara has in the past few days shown its true colour to Nigeria. However, one will think that after being caught pants down, the […]

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Kwankwasiyyah boycotts Kano APC Congress

As the All Progressives Congress (APC) moves to restore peace and order in the parry structure across the country, former governor of Kano state, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso and his supporters yesterday shunned the mini-congress organised by the Kano state chapter of the ruling party. Kwankwaso, who is now the serving senator of Kano central […]

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Little dumps APC for PDP

A chieftain of All Progressive Congress, APC, in Kano State has dumped the party and defected to the opposition PDP. Ibrahim El-Amin, popularly known as Ibrahim Little, an ally of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, announced his decision in Kano on Saturday. Mr. Little was the Kano chairman of the defunct All Peoples Party, APP, […]

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Suicide Bombers: Parents donate daughters to Boko Haram

The Nigerian Army has made a shock discovery about how Boko Haram has been getting the supply of female suicide bombers. Army spokesman, Brigadier Gen. Sani Usman said the girls were donated by their parents, according to some of the would-be-bombers apprehended and who made revealing statements during interrogations. “It was discovered that most of […]

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Senate undermining corruption war- Abu Umar

A former military governor of Kaduna State, Col. Abubakar Umar has asked Senate President, Bukola Saraki to rein in his colleagues as they are out to sabotage government’s anti-graft war. Umar, an activist retired military officer made the submission Saturday as he introduced new vistas into the recent face-off between the Senate and Customs Comptroller […]

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Kano Journalist reports bribe to KAPCAC

A Journalist in Kano Nasiru Salisu Zango has submitted ove N700,000 to Mugyi Rimin Gado’s public complaint and anti corruption body. Zango claimed that the money was part of a bride he recieved from some Local Government employees to silence his investigations into  illegal land dealings at Kano’s Kofar wambai market. Recieving the money, Muhuyi […]

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Sex workers call for legalisation

Sex workers have called for the decriminalisation of commercial sex in Nigeria. They said the step will not only help to reduce the spread of HIV/AIDS in the country, but also stop violence against sex workers. Speaking at the Sexual Ethnography Dissemination Workshop in Abuja on Wednesday, the National Coordinator of Nigerian Sex Workers Association, […]

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Restructuring- Northern Emirs, Govs meet in Kaduna

All the 19 Northern governors on Thursday morning met with all the Northern Traditional rulers including the Emir of Kano and the Sultan of Sokoto, at the Sir Kashim Ibrahim House, Kaduna state. The governors under the aegis of Northern States Governors’ Forum (NSGF) met with Northern States Council of Emirs and Chiefs. The meeting was […]

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Google to train 10,000 Nigerians

Google is planning to train about ten thousand Nigerians as part o its digital skills for africa programme. The tech’s giant CEO disclosed this in Lagos after a visit to the southern Nigerian commercial hub. Silicon valley tech giants have been showing interest the burgeoning online community of the Nigerian south, with Facebook, Uber and […]