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TY Danjuma hails de-radicalization of 260 ex-Boko Haram combatants

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The chairman, Presidential Committee on the North East Initiative Lt. Gen. TY Danjuma has expressed its support for the Operation Safe Corridor Programme. He congratulated the military for the...

Fri Jun 29th, 2018     Read More →

Killings: It’s time to act, Ezekwesili tells Buhari

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By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor A day after being stopped by presidential guards from entering the Presidential Villa and meeting with the President, former Education Minister, Oby...

Fri Jun 29th, 2018     Read More →

FG receding into authoritarianism —Ohanaeze

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Nnia Nwodo, President-General of Ohanaeze By Emeka Mamah & Chidi Nkwopara ENUGU—THE National Executive Council, NEC, of the apex Igbo socio-cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo...

Fri Jun 29th, 2018     Read More →

NAHCON’s magic wand against Hajj fare

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By Muhammad Ajah NAHCON has made tremendous improvement in the administration of Hajj in Nigeria in the last few years, but the change mantra of the current Federal Government has been more...

Fri Jun 29th, 2018     Read More →

$322m Abacha loot: Cash transfers to 302,000 poor homes begin in July

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The Federal Government says it will commence disbursement of the recovered 322 million dollars Abacha loot through Conditional Cash Transfers (CCT) to 302,000 poor households in 19 states in...

Thu Jun 28th, 2018     Read More →

Garkida boy who became a General (2)

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By Gambo Dori LAST week I promised readers that I would return to the subject of coups, counter-coups and other national upheavals witnessed by General Paul Tarfa and extensively covered in his...

Thu Jun 28th, 2018     Read More →

Seek help if you lack capacity deal with the herdsmen killings, Soyinka tells Buhari

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Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has asked the federal government to seek help, if it lacked the capacity to deal with the herdsmen killings in the country. Soyinka in a statement, entitled...

Wed Jun 27th, 2018     Read More →

DSS, Police arrest dozens of ‘Shilla boys’ in Adamawa

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BY UMAR YUSUF YOLA – A notorious squad that specializes in the snatching of hand-sets, pickpocketing, raping of under aged and other social vices in Yola the Adamawa State capital and its...

Wed Jun 27th, 2018     Read More →

Plateau massacre : Sign of total abdication of governance by Buhari – Ozekhome

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By: Kingsley Omonobi Abuja – Portends Ethnic Cleansing, Genocidal Tendencies Constitutional Lawyer and human rights activist, Chief Mike Ozekhome has said that the bare-faced killings and...

Wed Jun 27th, 2018     Read More →

A minister in the eye of the storm

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By Danasabe Michael ONCE again, Alhaji Mansur Dan Ali, Minister of Defence, has demonstrated his characteristic insensitivity to the feelings of thousands of people who lost relations, homes and...

Wed Jun 27th, 2018     Read More →

APC CONVENTION: How Buhari, Oshiomhole intervened to stop hung election

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President Muhammadu Buhari and The outgoing APC National Chairman Chief John Odigie Oyegun during the 2018 National Convention of the Party at the Eagle Square in Abuja By Emmanuel Aziken,...

Wed Jun 27th, 2018     Read More →

Govt funded cattle ranches: Doing the right thing in a wrong way

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By Mazi Sam-Ohuabunwa IT is certain that the Federal Government wants to do something to prevent or minimize the clashes between the normal and traditional Fulani cattle herders and farmers. These...

Wed Jun 27th, 2018     Read More →

Adamawa youths now use urine, dry leaves as intoxicant

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By Bashir Bello The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Command in Adamawa says some youths have resorted to taking human urine to get high. This is just as the Commander of the Katsina...

Wed Jun 27th, 2018     Read More →

BudgIT berates state govts for hiding budgets details

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BudgIT, a civic tech transparency organization has berated state governments for not disclosing details of their 2018 budget. The group also accused the governments of Lagos state and Kwara state...

Wed Jun 27th, 2018     Read More →

APC Convention: Izunaso accuses Govs Badaru, Okorocha of rigging poll

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…says results of 6 states not included By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA—THE last may not have been heard about last Saturday’s national convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress,...

Wed Jun 27th, 2018     Read More →