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Boko Haram threatens civilians’ lives in Niger

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Boko Haram and its affiliated groups have been waging war against the Nigerian government since 2009. Boko Haram fighters torched a village in Cameroon’s troubled Far North Region overnight...

Wed Apr 24th, 2019     Read More →

Just in: Senate confirms Abiola’s daughter as NDIC Executive Director

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The Senate on Wednesday confirmed the appointment of Ms Omolola Edewor as Executive Director, Corporate Services, Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation(NDIC). The Red Chamber This followed...

Wed Apr 24th, 2019     Read More →

Road accident kills 19 wedding guests in Jigawa

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Nineteen wedding guests in the northern Nigerian state of Jigawa died when their bus lost control and burst into flames, police said Wednesday. Scene of an accident involving Danfo with Reg no MUS...

Wed Apr 24th, 2019     Read More →

FRSC promotes 4 ACMs, 14 corps commaders

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The Board of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has approved the elevation of four Assistant Corps Marshals (ACM) to the rank of Deputy Corps Marshals (DCM). It also approved the promotion of...

Wed Apr 24th, 2019     Read More →

Taraba killings: Reps urge security agencies to fish out perpetrators

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu House of Representatives yesterday charged the nation’s security agencies to arrest the perpetrators of the killings in Taraba State which have prompted a renewed war...

Wed Apr 24th, 2019     Read More →

Group faults FG condition for issuance of mining licence in Northern states

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By Samuel Oyadongha YENAGOA THE Movement for the Survival of Ijaw Ethnic Nationality in the Niger Delta has declared as “double standard” and “injustice” the decision by...

Tue Apr 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Onion leave-eating inmates: FG doesn’t keep IDP camp in Bauchi-NEMA

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…Camp belongs to ex-military leader’s wife, not us- Bauchi Govt Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor & Charles Agwam Alarmed by riling stories of inmates of an internally displaced...

Tue Apr 23rd, 2019     Read More →

We have depreciated Boko Haram’s efficacy – FG

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The Federal Government on Monday reiterated its position that it has “largely depreciated the efficiency and efficacy of Boko Haram” insurgents. The Minister of Information and...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Heat waves: Use improvise hijab openings, umbrella for babies ― Expert

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Dr Adamu Sa’id, a Pediatric Consultant at the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital (ATBU-TH), Baluchi, has advised mothers to be using an umbrella and Muslim mothers to...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Buhari is right; fuel subsidy is a fraud

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By Owei Lakemfa PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari was Petroleum Minister from 1976-78 and Governor of North-Eastern State, comprising today’s Bauchi, Gombe, Borno, Yobe, Taraba and Adamawa...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

ACUTE HUNGER: Outrage as IDP children feed on onion leaves

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CAN laments the situation in IDP camps ACF calls for immediate probe ABUJA—Intense hunger due to inadequate food items in an Internally Displaced Persons, IDP, camp in the outskirts of...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

I challenge Buhari to swear with Quran, Bible that he did not rig the election – Buba Galadima

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By Nwafor Sunday Spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential campaign organization, Buba Galadima, has challenged President Muhammadu Buhari, openly to come out and swear with the...

Sat Apr 20th, 2019     Read More →

Kogi Guber: PDP leaders meet in Abuja, set eyes on victory

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA- Leaders of Kogi State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday met in Abuja, the nation’s capital with a commitment to win the November 2 governorship...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →

Railway: Igbo group accuses FG of marginalising S-East, S-South

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By Anayo Okoli UMUAHIA—A group, Igbo Ekunie Initiative, IEI, has frowned at the exclusion of South-East and South-South geo-political zones in National Railway Project by the Federal...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →

Revealed: How NYSC concealed death of corps member in Bauchi camp

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By Charles Agwam – Bauchi Barely 4 days after 2019 batch ‘A’ corps members reported for 3 weeks orientation course at the Wailo camp of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in...

Wed Apr 17th, 2019     Read More →