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No Work No Pay at FCE Gombe

The management of the Federal College of Education (Technical) Gombe has declared a `no work, no pay’ policy following the indefinite strike embarked by lecturers of the institution. This was disclosed in a statement signed by Ibrahim Shehu, Director, Establishment and Council Affairs on Sunday in Gombe. The lecturers embarked on an indefinite strike on […]

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IG Wala has joined the Sharia Police

Some Northern Muslims do have a problem with skin, CATBANS IG Wala included. The anti corruption campaignermight be in your good books for all the hell he’s been raising when the poor are trampled over but when it comes to religion, he might not be the best person to turn to. I G joined the […]

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The Spy Master Breaks Silence

The embattled former National Security Adviser (NSA) to President Goodluck Jonathan, Sambo Dasuki has said their interventions fighting Boko Haram in the North East made possible the 2015 elections. Dasuki stated this in his foreword to a new book titled: “Boko Haram Media War- An Encounter with the Spymaster,” authored by Yushau A. Shuaib. Dasuki […]

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Homophobia is Gradually Dying in Nigeria

The acceptance rate of Lesbians, Gays, and Bisexuals among Nigerians is on the rise according to a latest survey by NOIPolls, a premier organisation for country specific polling services in West Africa. Commissioned by The Initiative for Equal Rights (TIERs), a non-profit organization working to protect the rights of sexual minorities, the Social Perception Survey […]

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Kano Police Kill Armed Robbers on KN-ZAR Road

Two armed robbers have been killed after a gun dwell with police officers near the town of Garun Mallan along the Kano Zaria highway. The gun dwell began after a police patrol was caught in a check point setup by the armed robbers around 3PM yesterday. It is thought that a number of the robbers […]

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Activating the Godless- African Humanists Converge in Lagos

It’s probably some twisted affront to the Wahhabi groups fighting for their lives in Northern Nigeria’s academic circles that this year, African Humanists organised by the International Humanist and Ethical Union chose to converge at Lagos of their annual conference. Last year, Tilde, Sherif Al Muhajjir and other prominent salafi clerics caused a social media […]

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Who is Afraid of Hassan Yusuf?

NHIS’s Hassan Yusuf has been suspended for standing up against the Lagos Cabal which has been hodling Nigeria’s financial services sector to hostage for decades, atleast thats according to the media campgain that’s calling for an investigation into the affairs of the scheme. IG Wala of catban accused HMOs and commercial banks of collusion in […]

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I Cannot Play a Lesbian- Rahama Sadau

Queen Liberty does have her limits, but the LGBT community need not get rattled up. Rahama Sadau while discussing with with Hadiza Yakubu at Kabaest17 said she could never play a lesbian role, but it has more to do with fear than homophobia. Rahama for the irst time opened up at the backclash her family […]

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Open University Grads now eligible for NYSC

The Senate has  amended the law establishing the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) to enable graduates of the institution participate in the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme and the Law school. The amendment followed the clause by clause consideration of the report of the Senate Commitee on Tertiary Institutions and TETFUND chaired by […]

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Clergy man rapes girl in Minna

A Magistrates Court sitting in Minna has remanded a 33-year-old clergy, Paul Aderinwa, in prison custody for allegedly raping a minor. Aderinwa was arraigned on Thursday on a count charge of rape, contrary to section 283 of the penal code law. The Police Prosecutor, Inspector Gunduma Ibrahim, told the court that one Oluwatoyin Joseph of […]

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The NHIS Boss that stood up to the Lagos Cabal

Controversy has followed the suspension of the boss of NHIS. Hassan was suspended by the health minister on account of a petition which alleged that he had misappropriated funds. But many other individuals and civil society groups have alleged that the NHIS boss was suspended for standing up against the powerfull banking elite of Lagos. […]

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North West University Protest- Who Scared off Adnan Tudun Wada?

“Renaming the prestigious Northwest University, Kano, which was initiated by the immediate past governor of Kano State and now a senator, Engr. Dr Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso, into Maitama Sule University, by the present administration, is completely wrong and un-academic.” these were the words republished by Adnan Tudun Wada, the student leader who reported;y organised a […]

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Abacha Poisoned Shehu Yar’Adua- Obj

​A former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, revealed on Saturday that the late dictator, Gen. Sani Abacha, wanted him, the late Shehu Musa Yar’Adua and the June 12 hero, the late Moshood Abiola, dead while in prison. He stated this at a dinner programme organised by an inter-denominational Christian organisation, Christ The Redeemer’s Friends International of […]

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Disregard those calling for restructuring- Yahaya Bello

The Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has called on Nigerians to disregard calls for the restructuring of the country, describing such calls as mere political deceit. The governor made the call on Thursday in Lokoja, the state capital, during a meeting with leaders of the organised labour. He described those behind the agitation for the […]