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Prudent Energy Handball Championship: Grasshoppers, Abia Valiant, 20 others set for action

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By Solomon Nwoke GRASSHOPPERS of Imo, Abia Valiant and Niger United are among the twenty-two teams expected to arrive in Lagos tomorrow for the second phase of the first edition of the Prudent...

Mon Sep 24th, 2018     Read More →

PDP screens 30 governorship aspirants in North East

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The Screening Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), says it has screened the party’s 30 governorship aspirants in the North-East comprising Adamawa, Bauchi , Borno , Gombe. Taraba...

Sun Sep 23rd, 2018     Read More →

6 feared dead in Maiduguri boat mishap

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Local divers have recovered six bodies out of nine people involved in a boat accident at Zabarmari area in Jere Local Government Area of Borno. The incident occurred on Friday during a boat...

Sun Sep 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Saraki has no justification to remain Senate President, says Ndume

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Senate under Saraki has failed Nigerians Abuja – Sen. Ali Ndume, (APC-Borno South), says that Dr Bukola Saraki, President of the Senate, has no justification to retain the seat, since he has...

Sun Sep 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Senate under Saraki has failed Nigerians -Ndume

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Sen. Ali Ndume, the All Progressives (APC) Senator representing Borno South in the Senate said the Senate under the leadership of Dr Bukola Saraki had failed Nigerians. Ndume stated this on Sunday...

Sun Sep 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Direct primaries good, needs adequate planning

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The direct primaries of All Progressives Congress (APC) has been described as good initiative, but could be hampered by the lack of updated membership register and improper planning. Sen. Ali...

Sun Sep 23rd, 2018     Read More →

PDP lacks credibility, no faction in APC state chapters – Ndume

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Abuja – Sen. Ali Ndume, has said that the All Progressives Congress (APC) is not factionalised in any of its state chapters as is being reported. Sen. Ndume Ndume, who represents Borno South...

Sun Sep 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Boko Haram suspect nabbed during mandatory workers biometric in Yobe

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By Bala Ajiya DAMATURU – A Boko Haram suspect has been nabbed by security operatives in Damaturu during mandatory workers biometric in Damaturu in Yobe. DEPLOYED— File pictures of...

Sat Sep 22nd, 2018     Read More →

FRSC releases recruitment screening time-table

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Abuja, Sept. 22, 2018 (NAN) The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has released its nationwide recruitment screening time-table for applicants who applied for the corps’ recruitment into the...

Sat Sep 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Police confirm kidnap of Borno APC chairman’s 4-yr-old son

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Borno Police Command on Thursday confirmed the kidnap of a four-year-old son of the Borno State Chairman of All Progressives Congress, APC, Ali Bukar-Dalorin while in Maiduguri Capital School on...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

New lifeline for North-East rehab

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IT is heart-warming to note that the world has not abandoned the deeply troubled North- East region of Nigeria and the Lake Chad region which face severe threats from the Boko Haram Islamist...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

2018: The year politicians killed Nigerian democracy

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By Kabiru Muhammad Gwangwazo Forty years after moves towards the first decisive return to civilian governance began, we are again working to another epochal phase for Nigerian democracy this...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

Boko Haram insurgents burn 3 villages, loot foodstuffs in Borno

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Boko Haram insurgents on Wednesday night burnt down three villages in Konduga Local Government Area of Borno, in an attack that left at least seven people dead. Borno killings The insurgents...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

Boko Haram kills nine, burns villages in Borno

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Nine people were killed and nine others injured when Boko Haram fighters raided two villages in northeast Nigeria, the civilian militia said on Thursday. A photo shows a campaign signboad...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

Save Leah Sharibu’s neck, ECWA, Osu plead

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By Sam Eyoboka Director of Social Communications at Lagos Catholic Archdiocese, Monsignor Gabriel Osu, has appealed to the Federal Government to save the neck of Leah Sharibu, just as her church,...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →