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Breaking: Senate confirms Smith, Chairman Police Service Commission

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The Senate has confirmed the appointment of former Inspector-General of Police, Alhaji Musiliu Smith as the Chairman of the Police Service Commission (PSC). It also confirmed six others as members...

Tue Jul 17th, 2018     Read More →

I will end Boko Haram if elected president- Atiku

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Former Vice President and now aspiring for President on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has vowed and promised to end the lingering Boko Haram crisis and...

Tue Jul 17th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari appoints Banire, Tukur AMCON, FCSC chairpersons

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President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed the Senior Advocate of Nigeria(SAN) and former legal adviser to the now ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, party, Muiz Banire as Chairman of the...

Tue Jul 17th, 2018     Read More →

‘North-East tops adult illiteracy’

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By Charles Agwam Bauchi—The Centre for Information Technology and Development, CITAD, an international no- governmental organisation has disclosed that the north-east has the least adult...

Tue Jul 17th, 2018     Read More →

Executive Order to stop corruption fighting back — FG

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor The recently pronounced Executive Order Number 6 is the death knell against corruption and is meant to stop allegedly corrupt persons fighting back and...

Tue Jul 17th, 2018     Read More →

Streamline training programme for cardiothoracic surgery, Yawe tasks FG

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President of the West African College of Surgeons, WACS Professor King-David Terna Yawe, has urged Nigeria government to streamline the training programme for cardiothoracic surgery in other to...

Tue Jul 17th, 2018     Read More →

Northeast has the highest adult illiteracy rate – CITAD

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The Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD), an international non governmental organization has disclosed that the northeast region has the least adult literacy rate, with all...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Executive Order 6 most potent weapon against corruption – FG

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The Federal Government says the Executive Order Number 6, recently signed by President Muhammadu Buhari, remains the Administration’s most potent weapon against corruption. The Minister of...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Presidency lists measures, initiatives to tackle insecurity

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Abuja – The Presidency on Monday listed various measures and initiatives put in place to counter the narrative that President Muhammadu Buhari had not done enough to combat insecurity across...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Killings: A lot is done to combat insecurity-Presidency

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—-Says success is guaranteed By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA-THE Presidency on Monday debunked insinuations that President Muhammadu Buhari has not done enough to protect the lives and property...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Killings: A lot is done to combat insecurity – Presidency

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Presidency on Monday debunked insinuations that President Muhammadu Buhari has not done enough to protect the lives and property of the citizenry, saying...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Casualties feared after Boko Haram attack military base

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Dozens of soldiers were feared dead after a Boko Haram attack on a military base in remote northeast Nigeria, security sources said on Monday. Army vs Boko Haram terrorists Islamist militants...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Army says no troops missing, confirms Boko Haram clashes

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The Nigerian Army said 23 of its soldiers and eight trucks are not missing, contrary to reports. Director Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Texas Chukwu said the report was exaggerated ,...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Insecurity: Presidency faults claim, says we ‘re doing a lot

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A popular refrain from some quarters is that the President is not doing enough to combat the insecurity that has beleaguered the country in recent times. President Muhammadu Buhari Lest that...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Executive Order 6 to affect 155 corruption cases involving N595bn – Lai Mohammed

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Lagos – The Federal Government says the Presidential Executive Order Number 6 of 2018 will have immediate effect on 155 high profile corruption cases involving over N595 billion. President...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →