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PGIB passes 3rd reading at House of Reps

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Abuja – A Bill for an Act to Provide for the Governance and Institutional Framework for the Petroleum Industry and for Related Matters on Thursday, passed third reading at the House of...

Thu Jan 25th, 2018     Read More →

2019 election budget being compiled, says INEC’s Prof. Yakubu

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- CHAIRMAN, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Professor Mahmud Yakubu disclosed yesterday that high mortality rate was reported to be taking place among staff of...

Thu Jan 25th, 2018     Read More →

Documentary revealing Boko Haram’s world of torture, executions debuts in U.S.

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New York – A Voice of America (VOA) new documentary, “Boko Harm: Journey from Evil,” which revealed the terrorists’ world of torture and executions, debuted on Wednesday...

Thu Jan 25th, 2018     Read More →

DPR seals 10 fuel stations in Borno for various offences

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The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) on Wednesday said it sealed 10 erring filling stations in Borno for various offences. File photo: DPR official sealing a fuel station Alhaji Bala Musa,...

Wed Jan 24th, 2018     Read More →

NYSC, institute, sensitise corps members on dangers of illegal migration

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The Pan-African Institute for Global Affairs and Strategy (PAIGAS), has sensitized corps members in Katsina and Borno States on the dangers associated with illegal migration among...

Wed Jan 24th, 2018     Read More →

EU inaugurates 143m euros intervention fund in Borno

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The European Union (EU) has inaugurated a 143 million euros intervention fund in Borno, as part of effort to address the humanitarian crisis in the Northeast, an official said on Wednesday. Mr...

Wed Jan 24th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Don’t allow yourselves to be used as political thugs – Don

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Dr Kasir Lawan of the Department of Architecture, Ramat Polytechnic, Maiduguri, Borno, has charged Nigerian youths not to be used as political thugs in the 2019 general elections. He gave the task...

Wed Jan 24th, 2018     Read More →

Majority of 50,000 Boko Haram orphans are girls—Shettima

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By Ndahi Marama Maiduguri—Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State has said the majority of the 50,000 children orphaned by the Boko Haram crisis, now taking refuge at the...

Wed Jan 24th, 2018     Read More →

Monitor repentant Boko Haram insurgents, Activist warn FG

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A civil society activist in Maiduguri, Mr. Ahmed Idris, has called for proactive measures to monitor repentant Boko Haram insurgents recently handed over to Borno Government. Idris said in an...

Tue Jan 23rd, 2018     Read More →

APC jittery, scared of our growing popularity — PDP

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA— Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has warned the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC-led administration of President Muhammadu Buhari over what it called its...

Tue Jan 23rd, 2018     Read More →

When Shetima Orchestra danced on Benue graves

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By Yinka Odumakin ONLY insensitive and depraved persons could have seen the images of the wailing grave diggers for the Benue 73 murdered on New Year day by Fulani herdsmen and not cringe And to...

Tue Jan 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Gov Shettima’s Orderly collapses, dies

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By Ndahi Marama, Maiduguri – A Police Orderly to Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno state, Inspector Mohammed Azare has been confirmed death after collapsing at the Government House Maiduguri...

Mon Jan 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Borno PDP Secretariat not demolished – Youth Leader

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Youth leader of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Borno Central, Umar Sanda has dismissed media claims that the state secretariat of the party in Maiduguri has been demolished.Members of the...

Mon Jan 22nd, 2018     Read More →

I do not hate the Fulani race… by Fani-Kayode

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A TIME TO LOVE AND A TIME TO HATE “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch...

Mon Jan 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Borno PDP Secretariat demolished, party fingers Gov Shettima 

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The Secretariat of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) located at Dandal Way, Maiduguri was demolished by a combined team of Mobile Police Force and officials of the Government of Borno State...

Sun Jan 21st, 2018     Read More →