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Gov. Abubakar sacks Bauchi SSG, dissolves cabinet

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Gov. Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi on Thursday dissolved his cabinet, sacked the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Alhaji Bello Ilelah and disengaged his Special Assistants. A statement to...

Thu Jul 20th, 2017     Read More →

Senate wants FG to give concession rate of N200 to dollar for Hajj, Christian pilgrims

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The Senate, on Thursday, urged the Federal Government to give N200 to dollar concession to the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) and the Nigeria Christian Pilgrims Commission (NCPC)...

Thu Jul 20th, 2017     Read More →

Senate wants N200 to dollar rate for pilgrimages

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The Senate on Thursday urged the Federal Government to give N200 to dollar concession to the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) and the Nigeria Christian Pilgrims Commission (NCPC) once...

Thu Jul 20th, 2017     Read More →

Breaking: Governors Forum set up C’ttee for state police

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – IN what may appear to be a tacit support for the restructuring of the country, the Governors Forum last night set up a six man committee to explore the option...

Thu Jul 20th, 2017     Read More →

Senate makes U-turn, Screens 12 REC nominees from Presidency

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** May confirm them soon By Henry Umoru ABUJA- THE Senate Wednesday made a U- turn when it received a report from the Committee on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), of 12...

Wed Jul 19th, 2017     Read More →

Nigeria and the hunt for oil in Boko Haram’s heartland

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Nigeria is reviving its search for oil in the country’s conflict-riven northeast, aided by China and emboldened by gains made against Boko Haram. President Muhammadu Buhari’s...

Wed Jul 19th, 2017     Read More →

Jigawa releases N150m to UNICEF for drugs

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By Aliyu Dangida DUTSE—Jigawa State government has approved the release of N150 million as its counterpart funding to UNICEF for the procurement of routine drugs in the state. *Nigeria will...

Wed Jul 19th, 2017     Read More →

FG releases details of Paris Club refund to States

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By Emma Ujah The Federal government has released details of the second tranche of Paris Club refund to States totalling N243. 795 billion. The refund is in respect of over-deductions on Paris...

Tue Jul 18th, 2017     Read More →

Jigawa Govt releases N150m to fight acute malnutrition in children

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Dr Shehu Sambo, the Director, Primary Healthcare Development Agency in Jigawa, on Tuesday said the state government has released N150 million toward the fight against acute malnutrition in...

Tue Jul 18th, 2017     Read More →

Birth registration now at the doorstep of Nigerians

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By Susan Edeh When the United Nations Children Fund, UNICEF in collaboration with the Bauchi state government and the National Population Commission, NPC, flagged off the massive birth...

Tue Jul 18th, 2017     Read More →

Swimming coach blames lack of competitions for Nigeria’s abysmal performance

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Poland Penazimor, one of Nigeria’s national swimming coaches, has attributed the country’s abysmal performance at major championships to lack of competitions and long term programme...

Mon Jul 17th, 2017     Read More →

Sultan of Sokoto says Mambilla Plateau violence not targeted at any tribe

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Bauchi – The Sultan of Sokoto, Dr. Muhammad Abubakar, on Friday said that the recent crisis in Mambilla Plateau, Taraba State, was not targeted at any tribe. “The crisis was not...

Sat Jul 15th, 2017     Read More →

Birth registration: NPC registers over 73, 000 babies in Bauchi LGA

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The National Population Commission (NPC) in Bauchi State has registered no fewer than 73,500, 000 babies in Bauchi Local Government Area within six days of commencement of Birth Registration in...

Fri Jul 14th, 2017     Read More →

Awards meant to boost productivity —NAHCON

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•How Lagos emerged the best overall performance The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, has said that the introduction of awards was meant to boost productivity, ensure efficiency...

Fri Jul 14th, 2017     Read More →

Community lauds UNICEF, NPC, Bauchi govt on birth registration campaign

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By Suzan Edeh RESIDENTS of Badara, a rural community in Kirfi Local Government Area of Bauchi State, has commended the United Nation Children Fund, UNICEF; National Population Commission, NPC, and...

Fri Jul 14th, 2017     Read More →