Another female suicide attack in kano injures 6

 The second blast of the day occurred when a female suicide bomber, suspected to be around 19 years old,  blew up herself and injured six others, including two policemen, at the entrance gate of the Kano Trade Fair complex.

Female suicide bomber kills 3,injures 10 at NNPC mega station in Kano

A female suicide bomber has killed three persons injuring ten others at Hotoro Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) mega filling station in kano.

Buhari's death would have spelt doom for Nigeria-Jonathan

President Goodluck Jonathan on Sunday admitted that Nigeria would have erupted in turmoil if a former Head of State, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), an Islamic cleric, Sheikh Dahiru Bauchi, had died during separate attacks on them in Kaduna on Wednesday.

Police arrest five suspects over Kano blasts

 

 Kano state Police command has arrested five male suspects for their complicity in various bomb attacks in the city, including today bomb blast at St. Charles Catholic Church in which at least five people were killed and eight were injured.

Zazzau Emirate Council suspends Eid- El-Fitr durbar activities over secutity challenges

 

The Zazzau Emirate Council in Kaduna State has cancelled   Eid-El-Fitr durbar and all other festivities in honour of victims of the dual bomb blast that rocked Kaduna metropolis. 

Editorials

Reviving the once lost cocoa farming in Ghana

22.05.2014

Like kola nut and palm oil, Cocoa farming is among the major cash crops cultivated in Ghana and it makes Ghana agricultural sector a leading sector that has improves the country’s gross domestic income over the years. Cocoa bean is the dried and fully fermented fatty bean of theobroma cacao that’s the cocoa tree
Overcoming the burden of maruca pest

22.04.2014

  Cowpea is regarded as the most important food grain legume in the dry savannas of tropical Africa, where it is been grown on more than 12.5million hectares of land   The traditional cowpea seeds planted by most African farmers suffer the effects of maruca pod borer which destroys the fruitful yield of th
The traveler's dairy (THE BEACH : A moment to remember).

24.12.2013

  My third weekend at Portland, Oregon, United States of America was an adventure worth remembering. My host took me on a tour to the Pacific Northwest coast of Oregon, named Cannon beach, which is 80 miles west of Portland and 25 miles south of Astoria. The captivating natural beauty of forests, ocean, beaches,
The traveler's dairy (The Nigerian northern in Portland)

14.12.2013

  I wondered what it would be like to be a Nigerian in the U.S. ever since I heard that I would be participating  in the ICFJ exchange program, which is also sponsored by  the bureau of education and cultural affair   The first thing that came my mind was: Are they trying to gather information
More Researches more carelessness

07.08.2013

  Nigeria with highest population in Africa, has most of its people depend on agriculture as their means of livelihood, especially those from northern part of the country where there is vast arable land conducive for rice production. Nevertheless, the country imports most of its rice from Thailand, Brazil. Ind