Category: News

FCT UBEB Director Receives Award of Excellence

Dr Adamu Jatau Noma, Director, FCT UBEB By Isa Ismaila The Director, Federal Capital Territory Universal Basic Education Board,  UBEB, Dr Adamu Jatau Noma was last Thursday presented with  Instant Africa Magazine’s Award of Excellence in Service delivery. The Award, which was in recognition of what the magazine referred to as his outstanding commitment to […]

Atiku to Challenge the Result of the Election in Court

Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has declared his intention to challenge the result of last Saturday’s presidential election in court. Atiku was the major rival candidate of President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC had announced Buhari as winner of the election […]

Atiku Is Destined Never To Be President, Says Oshiomhole

Following the outcome of the presidential election, the National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomole has described the Presidential Candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar as political rolling stone who cannot be the President despite his obvious desperation. He stated this on Thursday in Abuja during a press conference to react […]

Kano State Governorship Election: Kwankwanso’s Father Endorses Ganduje

Gov Ganduje of Kano state Alhaji Musah Saleh Kwankwaso, father of Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso, has thrown his weight behind the re-election bid of Abdullahi Ganduje, Governor of Kano State. Senator Kwankwaso is a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The older Kwankwaso, however, has assured the incumbent governor that he would support his candidature […]

CCE’s Chairman Bags Prestigious Award

 By Stephen Ibem         Hon Minister of Education,Mallam Adamu Adamu The Chairman, Governing Council of City College of Education, CCE, Karu, Nasarawa State, Nigeria, Chief Gabriel Friday Amu, has recently bagged a prestigious award of Excellence in Service Delivery and philanthropy from a consortium of African media practitioners under the umbrella of Instant Africa Magazine. […]

Senate Confirms Hamman-Tukur As NFIU Director

The Nigerian Senate has confirmed the appointment of Modibbo Hamman-Tukur as Director of the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU). On January 7, 2019, Buhari had announced the appointment of Hamman-Tukur as the NFIU Director, via a statement by Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity. At the plenary session on […]


The Nigerian ruling party, All Progressive Congress, APC has announced the members of its presidential Campaign Council. The announcement contained in a press statement, released by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina named the CHAIRMAN of the Council as President Muhammadu Buhari and Co-Chairman as Chief Bola Ahmed […]

Just In: Former Nigerian President, Shehu Shagari Dies At 93.

Ex-President Shehu Shagari is dead. Shagari passed away at the National Hospital Abuja on Friday. He was 93 years old. The news was broken by the Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal, on his Twitter handle. Tambuwal had tweeted: “I regret to Announce the death of former President Shehu Shagari who just passed away at National […]