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Kaita was a fearless democrat — Atiku

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Dirisu Yakubu & Bashir Bello IT was rain of tributes, yesterday, for late Second Republic politician and elder statesman, Alhaji Lawal Kaita, who died on Tuesday. Late...

Thu Jan 4th, 2018     Read More →

Encomiums as Lawal Kaita goes home

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We’ve lost an epitome of democracy, good governance – Dogara By Grace Udofia KATSINA—THE remains of the late former Governor of old Kaduna State, Alhaji Lawal Kaita, were...

Thu Jan 4th, 2018     Read More →

Atiku condemns killings, says Nigeria’s diversity, its strength

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-Former Vice President and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar has described as unacceptable, the cycle of blood-letting that led to the loss of...

Wed Jan 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Silent killings of herdsmen ongoing in Adamawa, Fulani group alleges

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THE umbrella body group of Fulani herdsmen, Mobgal Hore Fulbe, Nigeria, has alleged silent killings of herdsmen and rustling of cattle in Numan and Demsa Local Government areas of Adamawa State....

Wed Jan 3rd, 2018     Read More →

GARBA: From Almajiri school to wealth creator

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BY CHARLES KUMOLU “Strong enough to make holes in the rock are tiny drops of water that persist to fall. Persistence is the attitude that breaks down mountains one rock at a...

Wed Jan 3rd, 2018     Read More →

As at today, everything is wrong with Nigeria under President Buhari – Fayose

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The Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has carpeted President Muhammadu Buhari over claim that some Nigerians were deliberately inflicting hardship on Nigerians by creating the current fuel...

Tue Jan 2nd, 2018     Read More →

We carried out attacks in Maiduguri, Gamboru, Damboa, says Shekau in video

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Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau released a video message on Tuesday claiming a series of attacks in northeast Nigeria during the festive season. This screen grab image taken on January 2, 2018...

Tue Jan 2nd, 2018     Read More →

France invests N150 billion in Nigeria

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The Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to France, Dr Modupe Irele, on Tuesday announced that France invested about N150 billion(350 million euros) in Nigeria in 2017. President Buhari...

Tue Jan 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Gov Jibrilla pardons 39 prisoners in Adamawa

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GOVERNOR Mohammed Jibrilla of Adamawa State has pardoned 39 prisoners serving various jail terms in the state as part of the 2018 New Year celebrations. The governor acted on the advice of the...

Tue Jan 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Magadali residents die in Boko Haram bomb attack

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Yola – Some people are feared dead in a bomb attack on Magadali Local Governmet Area of Adamawa on Monday. Maiduguri : People gather to look at a burnt vehicle following a bomb explosion...

Mon Jan 1st, 2018     Read More →

Boko Haram: 5,247 Adamawa Muslims killed in 7 LGAs —Muslim Council

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By Umar Yusuf YOLA—Adamawa State chapter of Muslim Council has said no fewer than 5,247 Muslims lost their lives in Boko Haram attacks that affected seven of the 21 local government areas of...

Mon Jan 1st, 2018     Read More →

New Year celebration: Gov. Bindow pardons 37 prisoners in Adamawa

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Gov. Muhammadu Bindow of Adamawa has pardoned 37 prisoners serving various jail terms in the state, to mark the New Year celebration. Governor Jibrilla Bindow A statement issued on Monday in Yola...

Mon Jan 1st, 2018     Read More →

Buhari’s speech has given us hope – Sajoh

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Yola – The Adamawa Commissioner of Information and Strategy, Alhaji Ahmad Sajoh, has described President Buhari New Year speech as a patriotic leader’s show of genuine concern to the...

Mon Jan 1st, 2018     Read More →

Aisha Buhari, The Northern wife that spoke truth to power

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LURKING in the shadow of every Nigerian leader (President or Head of State) has been a wife who was officially addressed as First Lady or Wife of the President (or Head of State). Aisha...

Mon Jan 1st, 2018     Read More →

2018’ll be a great year for Nigeria – Atiku, Mark

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA- Former Vice President and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar has pledged his readiness to work tirelessly to make 2018, a memorable year for...

Sun Dec 31st, 2017     Read More →