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2019: I’m out for free, fair, credible polls- Buhari assures British PM, May

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…Cancels weekly FEC …As Nigeria, Britain sign pact on security, economic devt UK prime minister, Theresa May in a handshake with President Muhammadu Buhari during her visit to...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

Lagos retains highest foreign debt portfolio, says DMO

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Akinwunmi Ambode Lagos State, the commercial nerve-center of Nigeria, has retained its position as the state with the highest foreign debt in the country, with a foreign debt put at 1.45 billion...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

How I lost Bauchi South — Yuguda

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By Susan Edeh Echoes of the recent Bauchi South Senatorial by-election have resounded with the immediate past governor of the state, Alhaji Isa Yuguda putting the loss of his former home base to...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

2019: INEC bows to NASS, agrees with approved N143bn elections budget

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Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) By Henry Umoru ABUJA—Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, yesterday, bowed to the National...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

Senate Presidency: Court acelerates hearing of suit against Saraki’s removal

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…warns parties to stay action pending judgement Saraki By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA- The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Tuesday, okayed accelerated hearing of the suit seeking...

Tue Aug 28th, 2018     Read More →

INEC budget: NASS okays Buhari’s request of N143bn

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…Summons INEC chairman to appear today By Henry Umoru ABUJA— STRONG indications emerged, yesterday, that Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, may be in a fix in conducting...

Tue Aug 28th, 2018     Read More →

INEC Budget : INEC in dilemma as NASS adopts Buhari’s request of N143bn

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – STRONG indications emerged Monday that the Independent National Electoral Commission may be in dilemma ahead of the conduct of the 2019 general and Presidential...

Mon Aug 27th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria can now produce 24m metric tonnes of rice annually – RIFAN

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rice farmers The Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) says its members now have the capacity to produce 24 million metric tonnes of rice annually. The RIFAN National Treasurer, Alhaji Sadiq...

Mon Aug 27th, 2018     Read More →

30 Years of Nomadic Education: Any impact?

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When it was established 30 years ago, the National Commission for Nomadic Education (NCNE), was expected to cater for the educational needs of the socially excluded, educational disadvantaged and...

Mon Aug 27th, 2018     Read More →

Why Dogara’s people voted against Buhari’s man

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By Suzan Edeh Political stakeholders in Bogoro Local Government Area of Bauchi State have explained reasons for the isolated victory of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the local government...

Tue Aug 21st, 2018     Read More →

PDP decries use of police, military in Rivers by-election

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By Egufe Yafugborhi & Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA—Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has decried the alleged use of security forces, including special police and military units, by the All...

Tue Aug 21st, 2018     Read More →

Alhassan’s thugs revolted over unsettled agreement – Taraba Govt

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By Femi Bolaji JALINGO-Taraba state government has said Saturday’s attack on the convoy of Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Aishat Alhassan by hoodlums during Takum 1...

Tue Aug 21st, 2018     Read More →

I don’t need APC to win election in my constituency – Sen. Misau

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Senator Isah Hamma Misau By Charles Agwam – Bauchi The senator representing Bauchi central at the National Assembly, Isah Hamma Misau has claimed that despite his defection from the ruling...

Mon Aug 20th, 2018     Read More →

WaterAid charges media to report water, sanitation issues

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By Charles Agwam – Bauchi Media organizations have been urged to give prominence to issues concerning Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) to draw attention of government to the pressing...

Mon Aug 20th, 2018     Read More →

Eid – Kabir : Bauchi workers celebrate early payment of salaries

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Gov. Mohammed Abubakar By Charles Agwam – Bauchi Civil servants in Bauchi have expressed gratitude to the administration of Governor Muhammed Abubakar over the early payment of salaries. The...

Mon Aug 20th, 2018     Read More →