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Pimp My Ride- Northern Nigerian Style

Below are picture of customised vehicles ‘pimped’ not in Cali, not even in Lagos or Aba but in Birnin Kebbi! Apprentice students at a mechanic workshop are required to buy scrap cars and convert them into the darlings we’d never part with. The results- see for yourself

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Contenders and Winner, The 2016 Kannywood Awards

Its that period of the year again! This time, Abuja plays hosts to the best of Kannywood as the academy converges to honour its best. See the full list of the contenders and winner below: Best Film Hindu, produced by Garba Saleh – WON Gwaska, produced by Falalu Dorayi Baiwar Allah, produced by Naziru Dan Hajiya […]

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Emir of Hadejia attacked by protesters

Protesting shiites have reportedly attacked the Emir of Hadejia Alh Adamu Abubakar Maje. The Emir was reportedly pelted with stones by aggrieved shites immediately after Friday prayers at Hadejia Central Mosque. Shiites under the Islamic Movement of Nigeria have been holding regular demonstrations in Nigerian cities since the arrest of their leader Shiekh Zakzaky.

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Kano grinds to a halt as Kwankwaso lands

The ancient city of Kano came to stop as former Governor Rabiu Kwankwaso makes his first visit since leaving the largest State of the federation for the Federal Senate. Speculations had been rife that the rift between Kanwaso and Ganduje was tearing the Kwankwasiyya Movement apart. Perhaps the ‘Madugu’ was out to prove us wrong […]

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Trouble in paradise- IstandWithBuhari divides CUPS, Dr Idris and IG Wala battle it out

There’s trouble in Citizens United For Peace and Security. CUPS is the fastest growing and by far one of the most influential civil society organisations in the North today, but the Coventry born organisation is sailing stormy waters with the controversy surrounding the IstanWithBuhari campaign threatening to tear the organisation apart. Dr Idris Ahamed, one of […]

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Sokoto looses Commissioner of Science and Tech

The commissioner of scince of Technology for the State of Sokoto, Nasiru Zarumai is dead. Late  Zarummai was born in Sokoto in Sokoto North Local Government Area of Sokoto State on 4th April 1973. He attended the Usman Danfodio University, Sokoto and graduated with Bachelors Degree Computer Science in 1998. He was the IT administrator […]

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Ganduje loses Mom

T​he mother of Kano State governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, Fadimatu Ganduje, has died after protracted illness. Mrs. Ganduje died in the early hours of Friday in Kano. A statement by the spokesman of the family, Samaila Umar, said the late Fadimatu died at the age of 95. It also said the deceased is survived by six […]

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New twists in the Ese Oruru story

The Ese Oruru story has just become more complicated as conflicting accounts and testimonies plague the national dailies. While Tosan Blessing, a Deltan lecturer of linguistics at Bayero University made the claim that Ese has been rescued and confessed to being kidnapped, attributing the event to the devil, Another national daily, the Premiumtimes has released […]