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Police arraign 2 minors, 1 man for allegedly stealing soft drinks worth N48,000

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The police on Tuesday arraigned two minors and a 22-year-old man, Muhammad Mustapha at the Karu Grade I Area Court, Abuja for allegedly stealing soft drinks worth N48,000. The police charged the...

Tue Nov 19th, 2019     Read More →

PDP eyes APC’s slips for Ondo State 2020

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Mimiko • As internal crisis threatens Akeredolu’s membership Would unintended actions from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Southwest geopolitical zone collude to pave...

Thu Nov 14th, 2019     Read More →

Fintiri puts on hold sack of 300 polytechnic staff

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Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri has directed the management of Adamawa Polytechnic, Yola, to put on hold sack of over 300 staff employed between 2017 and 2019. The Director General, Media and Communications...

Wed Nov 13th, 2019     Read More →

University of Ibadan produces 7,430 graduates, 241 First Class Honours ― VC

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Graduate: Graduation cap The University of Ibadan has graduated 7,340 students of 2017/2018 academic sessions out of which 241 obtained first-class honours with Faculty of Science having the...

Tue Nov 12th, 2019     Read More →

2.6 million Nigerians face food insecurity in northeast, says FAO

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The Country Representative of the Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO), Mr. Suffyan Koroma, has disclosed that 2.6 million people face worse “food insecurity and hunger” in the...

Mon Nov 11th, 2019     Read More →

‘I was stark illiterate when I married my husband,’ wife of Bauchi gov.

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Mrs Aishatu Mohammed, wife of Bauchi Governor, Bala Mohammed, said on Saturday that she had no formal education when she married her husband. Mohammed stated this in Bauchi at the occasion of the...

Sun Nov 10th, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria has 23m child brides, second in the world – UNICEF

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The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has said 23million Nigerian children are married off as child brides, and as a result, they drop out of school. The agency said Nigeria is the...

Sun Nov 10th, 2019     Read More →

VIDEO: Bishop restores half-dead man to life in Adamawa

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Recently, the city of Adamawa was filled with so much excitement as a young man who was half-dead, and in coma for 7 days was restored back to life. The Youngman who is said to be from Adamawa...

Fri Nov 8th, 2019     Read More →

GOC inaugurates court martial to try over 70 soldiers

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The Acting General Officer Commanding (GOC) 7 Division of the Nigerian Army, Brig.-Gen. Abdul Ibrahim has inaugurated a general court-martial, presided over by Brig-Gen. Wisdom Etuk, to try over...

Fri Nov 8th, 2019     Read More →

Crisis Looms in NDDC as Lawan asks new Board to take over Affairs of Commission

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President of the Senate, Sen. Ahmed Lawan By Henry Umoru Strong Indications have emerged that fresh crisis looms at the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC as the President of the Senate,...

Tue Nov 5th, 2019     Read More →

LMC to unveil ‘big NPFL deal’

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The League Management Company (LMC) is set for a big announcement tomorrow, an official of the body managing the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) has revealed.The league, which kicked...

Tue Nov 5th, 2019     Read More →

Police arrest fake doctor, shutdown hospital in Adamawa

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The Adamawa Police Command has confirmed the arrest of an alleged fake medical doctor in Modire-Yolde-Pate ward in Yola South local government area. The command spokesperson, DSP Sulaiman Nguroje,...

Sun Nov 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Joy as victims support fund uplifts Ga’anda widows

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Widows and aged women from Ga’anda, a remote village about 40 kilometres from Gombi, the Headquarters of Gombi Local Council of Adamawa State, had reasons to smile recently when the...

Sun Nov 3rd, 2019     Read More →

‘About 258,950 U-5 Malnourished children in Northeast risk dying in 2020’

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Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM) leading to deaths and irreparable damage in the Northeast is imminent in 2020, a nutrition survey has revealed.The survey estimates that about 258,950 under-five...

Sun Nov 3rd, 2019     Read More →

NDDC: Buhari seeks Senate confirmation for Odubu, 15 others

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Henry Umoru – Abuja PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has sent a letter to the Senate, requesting the screening and subsequent confirmation of a former Deputy Governor of Edo State, Dr. Pius Odubu,...

Tue Oct 29th, 2019     Read More →