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Comedian, Klint Da Drunk survives car crash

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Nigerian comedian, Afamefuna Igwemba popularly known as Klint Da Drunk, expressed gratitude to God for surviving a car crash along Bauchi-Jos express road. Nigerian Comedian Klint-Da-Drunk Klint...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

Ministerial portfolios: Round pegs in round holes or…

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Acting Political Editor AS President Muhammadu Buhari swears in the 43 ministers-designate on Wednesday, all eyes are on him to see the portfolios he will assign the seven...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

Tribute @ 61: How Austin Avuru became a science student

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In 1970 when Austin Avuru got into Orogun Grammar School (OGS), STEM referred to one thing, a structural axis or branch of a tree. Austin Avuru But today, as Judith Hallinen writes in an April 12,...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

Aviation: Please give us problem solver, stakeholders beg Buhari

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By Lawani Mikairu Aviation stakeholders say the Ministry of Aviation portfolio can be assigned to any of the new ministers-designate who has the ability to understand the numerous problems...

Sat Aug 17th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari’s decision that changed Boko Haram’s narrative

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By David Onmeje A South African adage says;” Even an ant can hurt an elephant.” So, on May 29, 2015, when President Muhammadu Buhari took the oath of office as Nigeria’s...

Sat Aug 17th, 2019     Read More →

How Police DPO allegedly brutalized, crippled youth in Bauchi over minor disagreement

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By Charles Agwam A Bauchi youth, Labiru Ibrahim from Ningi local government of Bauchi State is reeling in severe pains after his encounter with Divisional Police Officer (DPO), Ningi Police...

Sat Aug 17th, 2019     Read More →

Jime vs Ortom: Gov. Ortom appears in tribunal, closes defense, confident of victory

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By Peter Duru, Makurdi Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has closed his defence in the petition filed against his victory in the last general election by the...

Sat Aug 17th, 2019     Read More →

Presidential Tribunal: You lack credentials to be President, Atiku tackles Buhari

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Atiku By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA—Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the last election, Atiku Abubakar, has taken a fresh wipe at President Muhammadu Buhari,...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

UNICEF sensitizes stakeholders on Household mapping, enumeration of out-of-school children in Bauchi

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By Charles Agwam Bauchi – The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has sensitized stakeholders on Household Mapping and Enumeration of Out-of-school Children across 8 selected local...

Thu Aug 15th, 2019     Read More →

Election Petition Tribunal: APC slams PDP over alleged false claim on subversion of justice

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By Samuel Oyadongha YENAGOA— Chairman of All Progressives Congress, APC, in Bayelsa State, Jothan Amos, has flayed the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, over alleged false claim on the...

Wed Aug 14th, 2019     Read More →

When shall we vanquish Boko Haram?

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By Gambo Dori AS the Boko Haram scourge turned into its tenth year, this must be the question, I guess, that must be agitating the minds of many, particularly those of us living in the afflicted...

Wed Aug 14th, 2019     Read More →

Pensioners want PTAD to conduct screening exercise during dry season

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By Victor Young SOME pensioners undergoing verification in Bauchi have urged the Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate, PTAD, to be scheduling verification exercises during dry...

Tue Aug 13th, 2019     Read More →

ATBU bridge tragedy: NANS indicts school management, demands compensations

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ATBU bridge The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has indicted the management of Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU), Bauchi for the tragic collapse of a bridge in the school...

Tue Aug 13th, 2019     Read More →

Why I returned N1m gratuity over-payment — Pensioner

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Bauchi—Malam Abubakar Garba, a pensioner in Bauchi, who returned N1million excess gratuity paid to him, said his action was informed by his fear of God and the repercussions of spending...

Tue Aug 13th, 2019     Read More →

Audu Ogbeh takes the back seat

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By Eric Teniola WHEN President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, submitted his list of ministers to the Senate on July 23, the name of Chief Audu Innocent Ogbeh (72) was missing. Audu Ogbeh He was one of...

Tue Aug 13th, 2019     Read More →