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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 →

Hundreds of Nigerian troops missing after Boko Haram overruns base

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Hundreds of Nigerian troops are missing after Boko Haram jihadists overran a military base in the remote northeast, security sources said Sunday, in the second major assault on the armed forces in...

Sun Jul 15th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Atiku begins nationwide tour, set mega declaration for July 21st

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Former vice-president and leading presidential aspirant, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, will be commencing a consultation and familiarization tour across the country beginning from July 16, 2018 ahead of...

Sun Jul 15th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: 23 soldiers, 8 trucks missing in Borno after Boko Haram ambush

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Maiduguri – No fewer than 23 Nigerian soldiers are yet to be accounted for after Boko Haram insurgents ambushed a military convoy at Boboshe village in Bama local government area of...

Sun Jul 15th, 2018     Read More →

23 soldiers, 8 trucks missing in Borno after Boko Haram ambush

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No fewer than 23 Nigerian soldiers are yet to be accounted for after Boko Haram insurgents ambushed a military convoy at Boboshe village in Bama local government area of Borno. Five officers, 18...

Sun Jul 15th, 2018     Read More →

Northeast needs food intervention for 3m IDPs – UN

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IDPs The UN Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UN-OCHA) says an estimated three million displaced persons face critical food and nutrition insecurity in the northeast. OCHA, in its...

Sun Jul 15th, 2018     Read More →