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Fayemi takes over as Ekiti Governor, to probe state’s finances

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.Laments N170bn indebtedness By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado Ekiti-Former Minister of Mines and Steel Development , Dr. Kayode Fayemi, was on Tuesday sworn-in as the new Governor of Ekiti State, with a...

Tue Oct 16th, 2018     Read More →

NBS says prices of kerosene, gas increased in September

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Abuja – The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), said the average price per litre paid by consumers for National Household Kerosene increased to N297.28 in September from N288.75 recorded in...

Tue Oct 16th, 2018     Read More →

Schools, Institutions, concerns, Seek reprieve on Lagos-Badagry expressway

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Stakeholders in the educational and business sectors in Lagos have called on government to expedite action on the rehabilitation of the Lagos-Badagry expressway, so as to alleviate the plight of...

Mon Oct 15th, 2018     Read More →

60,000 children below 5 years die of diarrhea every year in Nigeria – WaterAid

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WaterAid-Nigeria says about 60,000 children below the age of five years still die every year in Nigeria, owing to diarrhea infections. Miss Oluseyi Abdulmalik, Communications and Media Manager of...

Sun Oct 14th, 2018     Read More →

Strike: Polytechnic lecturers issue 21 day ultimatum

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warn against collapse of the system By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP, has threatened to withdraw their services if the Federal Government fails...

Sun Oct 14th, 2018     Read More →

Corps member drowns in Bauchi dam

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By Charles Agwam – Bauchi A member of the National Youth Service Corps, Joseph Adebayo has been confirmed dead after drowning in Gubi dam, about 20km from Bauchi capital. 2016 Batch...

Sat Oct 13th, 2018     Read More →

Police arrest four armed bandits over Zamfara Killings

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By Ifenyi Okolie Operatives of the Inspector General of Police Special Intelligence Response Team, IRT, have apprehended four members of a notorious gang which specialised in cattle rustling and...

Sat Oct 13th, 2018     Read More →

GOVS TO MEDIA: Make parties, politicians play by the rule in 2019

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By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South, Festus Ahon & Ochuko Akuopha GOVERNORS of Delta, Edo, Akwa-Ibom, Anambra and Bauchi States, yesterday, tasked the media as the fourth estate of...

Sat Oct 13th, 2018     Read More →

Bauchi govt begs civil servants, pensioners to be patient over salary delay

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By Charles Agwam – Bauchi Bauchi state government through the Head of civil service, Alhaji Liman Bello has urged civil servants and pensioners who were yet to receive their entitlements to...

Sat Oct 13th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Presidency lists ongoing, completed projects across 36 states

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By Nwafor Sunday In what can be described as a response to the fourteen (14), posers raised by the Atiku Presidential Campaign Organisation, was on Friday disclosed to newsmen by the Personal...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

Youths now dominate psychiatric clinic

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A Consultant psychiatric with the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Teaching Hospital (ATBTH), Bauchi, Dr Abubakar Bagudu says eight out of every 10 patients brought to the mental clinic of the hospital are...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →

The search for General Alkali

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A COUPLE of weeks after he retired from the Nigerian Army as its Chief of Administration, Major-General Idris Alkali went missing on his way from Abuja to Bauchi through Jos on September 3,...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →

Find Gen Alkali, other missing Nigerians, Senate tells FG

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA— THE Senate, yesterday, asked the security agencies in the country to intensify efforts to find the immediate past Director of Administration of Nigerian Army,...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →

Presidential election expenses must not exceed N5bn —Senate

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By Henry Umoru …says gov, senatorial, Reps must not exceed N1bn, N100m, N70m ABUJA—AHEAD of the 2019 presidential and general elections, the Senate has said election expenses for...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →

UBEC to release N142.5bn to states

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…as UNICEF says 10.5m under-14 Nigerians are out-of-school; 1.1m in Bauchi Kaduna—Universal Basic Education Commission, UBEC, will be disbursing N142.58 billion to support education...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →