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Yankari Game Reserve: ‎Abubakar woos Nigerians in diaspora to invest in Agriculture

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By Charles Agwam Bauchi – The Governor of Bauchi state, Muhammed Abubakar has sought the intervention of Nigerians in diaspora to invest in agriculture, and tap into vast arable land mass...

Tue Oct 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Ogun govt. pays N6.3bn to pensioners in 9 months

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Mr Femi Ogundimu, Director of Contributory Pension Scheme, Bureau of State Pension in Ogun, says the government has paid N6.3 billion to pensioners in the state between January and...

Tue Oct 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Promotion: We adhered to laid down rules – PSC

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The Police Service Commission (PSC), said it was adhering strictly to rules and regulations guiding appointments, promotions and discipline in the Nigeria Police Force. Head, Press and Public...

Mon Oct 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Osinbajo to launch MSME Clinics in Bauchi Tuesday -Aide‎

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Vice-President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo will on Tuesday launch Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise (MSME) clinics under the Federal Government Social Investment Programmes in Bauchi. Mr Tola Johnson,...

Mon Oct 22nd, 2018     Read More →

APC Primaries: How Oshiomhole’s doggedness to protect Buhari in NASS pitted him against govs

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•Party faithful hail direct primaries By Simon Ebegbulem, Abuja The primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC) may have come and gone but several positives to cherish in the Comrade...

Sun Oct 21st, 2018     Read More →

We will only employ qualified teachers -FG

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Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, has said that a database of qualified unemployed teachers was being gathered nationwide to ensure such people are employed into the teaching...

Sat Oct 20th, 2018     Read More →

Type 2 Polio virus discovered in Bauchi – WHO

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By Charles Agwam – Bauchi World Health Organisation (WHO) has confirmed the discovery of a type-2 polio virus in Bauchi capital, the State Coordinator of World Health Organization, Dr. Adamu...

Sat Oct 20th, 2018     Read More →

Adamawa 2019: Intrigues That Saw Emergence Of Bindow As APC Governorship Flag Bearer

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BY UMAR YUSUF, YOLA The emergence of Governor Mohammed Jibrilla of Adamawa state as the APC flag bearer for the 2019 governorship election is no longer news. The party’s primary has come and...

Sat Oct 20th, 2018     Read More →

Brazil to inject $1.1b into Nigerian agriculture

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The Brazilian Ambassador to Nigeria, Ricardo Guerra de Araujo, says Brazil will soon inject 1.1 billion dollars into Nigeria’s agriculture. Naira The envoy said on Thursday night in an...

Fri Oct 19th, 2018     Read More →

Govs back Buhari’s veto on Paris Club refund to states

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—Governors of the 36 states of the federation, yesterday, threw their weight behind President Muhammadu Buhari’s veto on Paris Club refund to states. This...

Fri Oct 19th, 2018     Read More →

NBS reports mixed development in cost of transport

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By Ediri Ejoh & Elizabeth Adegbesan Amidst mild increases in the national average prices of petrol and automotive gas (diesel), the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, has reported a decline...

Fri Oct 19th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria’s Excess Crude Account stands at $2.09bn — NEC

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Abuja – The National Economic Council (NEC) says Nigeria’s Excess Crude Account stood at over 2.09 billion dollars as at Oct. 16. Bauchi State Governor, Mohammed Abubakar, said this...

Thu Oct 18th, 2018     Read More →

NEC direct Govs to declare state of emergency on education

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—-Keep mute on Minimum Wage —-As govs back Buhari’s veto on Paris Club to States By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE National Economic Council, NEC, has directed the 36...

Thu Oct 18th, 2018     Read More →

Missing General: Army hands 13 suspects to Police

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The Nigeria Army, yesterday, presented 13 suspects arrested in connection with missing Maj.-Gen. Idris Alkali (retd) to newsmen in Jos. Brig.-Gen. Umar Muhammed, Garrison Commander, 3 Division,...

Thu Oct 18th, 2018     Read More →

Senate asks CBN to increase maximum ATM withdrawal to N40k per transaction

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—The Senate yesterday asked the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, to direct commercial banks in the country to increase the maximum amount customers can withdraw from...

Thu Oct 18th, 2018     Read More →