Senator Ali Wakili Dies At 58

The senator representing Bauchi Central at the Senate, Ali Wakili, is dead. He died after a brief illness on Saturday, a source close to the family told PREMIUM TIMES. Efforts to speak to the Senate spokesperson, Sabi Abdullahi, did not yield any result as he neither picked his calls nor replied text messages. Until his…

JAMB: Imo, Oyo, Osun top candidates list

Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says Imo State, for the third year running, topped the number of applications for this year’s Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) with 92,890 candidates. The state was closely followed by Oyo (86,695) and Osun with 86,044 applicants. Sokoto, Zamfara and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) had the least applicants…