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Why we jerked up Adamawa’s 2018 Budget by N15bn – Lawmaker

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The Adamawa Assembly Committee on Budget and Appropriation, has given reasons for the jerking up of the state’s 2018 budget by over N15 billion. Newsmen report that the house had on Thursday...

Fri Dec 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Empowering rape victims my priority – Miss Nigeria, Ehiguese

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The newly crowned Miss Nigeria, Mildred Ehiguese, said that her main priority would be to cater for victims of rape and other survivors of child abuse in the country through empowerment. Mildred...

Fri Dec 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Onitsha-Enugu, Abuja-Kaduna-Zaria-Kano road contracts as Buhari’s roads to glory

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By Garba Shehu THE Federal Executive Council, FEC on Wednesday approved the award of a N155.7 billion Naira contract for the construction of a hybrid two-lane-six-lane road network that starts...

Fri Dec 22nd, 2017     Read More →

2015 presidential campaign: Timi Frank slams El-Rufai over Atiku’s role

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Says, ex-VP funded 7 states, donated media assets to APC 2015 presidential campaign: Timi Frank slams El-Rufai over Atiku’s role By Omeiza Ajayi & Ben Agande ABUJA—A chieftain of...

Fri Dec 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Onitsha-Enugu, Abuja-Kaduna, Zaria-Kano road contracts are Buhari’s roads to glory – Garba Shehu

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THE Federal Executive Council, FEC today, Wednesday approved the award of a N155.7 billion Naira contract for the construction of a hybrid two-lane-six-lane road network that starts from Abuja...

Thu Dec 21st, 2017     Read More →

Price of cooking gas jumps by 21% in November

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The average price of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (Cooking Gas) rose by 21.16 percent, year-on-year in November. Also the average fare paid by commuters for bus journey within the city and intercity...

Thu Dec 21st, 2017     Read More →

‘Era of manipulating election results gone’

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By Umar Yusuf YOLA—The Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, in charge of Adamawa State, Mr. Kassim Gaidam, has said the era of manipulating election results for the highest bidder is now...

Thu Dec 21st, 2017     Read More →

Onitsha-Enugu, Abuja-Kaduna-Zaria-Kano road contracts as Buhari’s roads to glory – by Garba Shehu

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THE Federal Executive Council, FEC today, Wednesday approved the award of a N155.7 billion Naira contract for the construction of a hybrid two-lane-six-lane road network that starts from Abuja...

Thu Dec 21st, 2017     Read More →

Nigerians want FG to establish EFCC/ICPC desks in IDPs camps

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Abuja – Nigerians have urged the Federal Government to establish EFCC, and ICPC desks in all Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps across the country to curb corruption. Ibrahim Magu,...

Wed Dec 20th, 2017     Read More →

Customs discovers new method of smuggling rice

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The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) says it has uncovered new methods of smuggling rice at the commercial border town of Mubi in Adamawa. The Adamawa/Taraba Area Comptroller of the service, Mr...

Wed Dec 20th, 2017     Read More →

National Parks Service signs MoU with coy. on conservation activities

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Nigerian National Parks Service on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Nature Investors West Africa Ltd. on technical and financial support for conservation activities at...

Wed Dec 20th, 2017     Read More →

UN peacekeeping chief praises Nigerian peacekeepers for long service in Liberia

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The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General, Farid Zarif, has praised the Nigerian peacekeepers for their long service in the Liberia. Zarif, who is also Head of the UN Mission in...

Wed Dec 20th, 2017     Read More →

Adamawa govt officials fight dirty over Numan, Demsa attacks

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By Umar Yusuf YOLA—The lingering herdsmen/farmers’ crisis in Numan and Demsa Local Government areas of Adamawa State is taking a new dimension as the government of Governor Muhammadu...

Wed Dec 20th, 2017     Read More →

N-Power: Compilation of names begins in Adamawa

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By Umar Yusuf YOLA—Federal Government has commenced the compilation of successful N-Power candidates in Adamawa State for the 2017/2018 programme. Mr. Ahmad Abba, State Director, National...

Wed Dec 20th, 2017     Read More →

FG, states, others invest $20bn in new 20 solar projects

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By Udeme Akpan and Prince Okafor ABUJA—THE Federal Government, states and private investors have invested over $20 billion on new 20 solar projects, targeted at boosting supply in the...

Tue Dec 19th, 2017     Read More →