Former Minister of Health, Dr. Haliru Alhassan is dead at the age of 66. The late Minister said to be the childhood friend of Sultan of Sokoto Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, was diabetic before his death.Alhassan who served as the Minister of Health under the administration of Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, died around 12 noon on Sunday May 10.Before his death, he was serving as the Chairman of Governing Board of Health Services Management Board in Sokoto state.He is survived by his wife and 4 children.
Senator Chukwuka Utazi, representing Enugu north, has said Africans only marry for children and not for love. He made the disclosure on Tuesday, while speaking on a bill seeking to prevent, control and manage sickle cell anaemia in Nigeria. According to him: “it is painful to realise that an individual cannot marry his or her […]
The Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed, has said that his predecessor, Mohammed Abubakar, spent N50m to travel to Abuja from the state each time he travelled. He said this during a media chat to mark his first year in office held at the Command Guest House, Bauchi. He reacted to a question on allegations by […]
Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has invited the anti-graft agency Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC to his state to conduct an independent probe to investigate allegations of corruption leveled against him by some persons in the state. A statement released by the Governor’s spokesman Rafiu Ajakaye today July 14, said the invitation for a […]