INEC National Commissioner for North-Central Malam Mohammed Haruna has said that 22, 643 candidates would contest 1, 504 positions during the forthcoming general elections in the country.
The Chief Judge of Nasarawa State, Justice Suleiman Dikko, has ordered the re-opening of all courts shut by Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria as its industrial strike entered 59th day.
The Operation Wild Stroke of the Nigerian Army operating in Nasarawa, Benue and Taraba States says it has killed 17 bandits and arrested 67 others in the last eight months of its operation.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control and its partners will host the first Lassa Fever International Conference between January 16 and 17, 2019 in Abuja.
Some football stakeholders in Nasarawa State have protested the inability of the state’s Football Association to put machinery in place for the conduct of election as directed by the Nigerian Football Federation.
Operation Salvage Nigeria Group says it has declared its support for the Peoples Democratic Party presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, in the next general election.
The suspects arrested in connection with the killing on December 18, 2018 of a former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh, have been singing to the police since their arrest over the weekend.
The Police in Nasarawa State have arrested three suspects for alleged murder of a National Youth Service Corps member in Akwanga Local Government Area of the state.
The Police Command in Nasarawa State says it has commenced investigation into an alleged killing of a National Youth Service Corps member by some youths in Akwanga Local Government Area of the state.
The killers of a former Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh, have released one of his friends who was in the car with him, whom they kidnapped.
Dogga Shamma, Council Chairman, and Suleiman Abubakar, Chairman of the Correspondents’ Chapel of NUJ, gave the directive on Friday in Lafia.
Personnel of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps attached to the Nasarawa State Pensions Bureau in Lafia, have attacked journalists for taking pictures of a document pasted on the board’s notice board.
“My kidnappers told me that they were given N3 million to kill me; they told me that they refused to carry out the order because they discovered that I am a good man,” Ayele told the News Agency of Nigeria on Thursday in Jos.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the committee, which was set up early this year, was directed to investigate activities of the institution from 2014 to 2017.
The Minister of State for Environment, Alhaji Usman Jibrin, on Wednesday announced his resignation from the Federal Executive Council to enable him to assume his new position as Emir of Nasarawa.
The National leadership of the Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria has urged its striking members in Nasarawa State to ignore sack threats by the Judicial Service Commission.