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Death toll from Lassa Fever rises to 101

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The death toll from the Lassa fever disease ravaging the country since the beginning of the year has risen to 101, the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has said. Lassa-fever The health...

Wed Apr 11th, 2018     Read More →

2018 budget: Saraki orders appropriations c’ttee to submit report next week

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—WORRIED by the delay in passing of N8.612 trillion 2018 budget by the National Assembly, Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, yesterday, mandated the Appropriation...

Wed Apr 11th, 2018     Read More →

Army nabs Boko Haram’s bomb specialist

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Mr. Adamu Hassan, a Boko Haram insurgent specialised in making Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) has been nabbed by the Nigerian army.NSA addressing troops Col. Onyema Nwachukwu, the Deputy...

Wed Apr 11th, 2018     Read More →

PDP is paying for her sins – Bafarawa

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Former Sokoto State governor, Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa, has advised members of the Peoples Democratic party (PDP) to intensify prayers and repentance towards God. Attahiru Bafarawa “It is...

Sat Apr 7th, 2018     Read More →

School feeding: Gombe releases N394m to 2,809 food vendors

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Gombe – Hajiya Maryam Mele, Focal Person, Social Investment Project, Gombe State, says N394 million has been released for the feeding of school children under the National Home Growth School...

Sat Apr 7th, 2018     Read More →

Hearty cheers for Gov. Dankwambo

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Governor Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo of Gombe State is currently the man of the moment. He turned 56 during the week and it was an opportunity to celebrate his achievements. Dankwambo His ...

Fri Apr 6th, 2018     Read More →

Gbenga Daniel: A Business Colossus @ 62

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There is a new phrase amongst young Nigerians, they call it “Public Billionaires.” This term is often used to describe individuals who all of a sudden became stupendously rich without...

Fri Apr 6th, 2018     Read More →

NAHCON to partner NAPTIP to curtail human trafficking

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The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) says it will partner with the National Agency for Prohibition of Traffic in Persons (NAPTIP) to curtail the menace of human trafficking. The Head...

Fri Apr 6th, 2018     Read More →

Senators fault implementation of Buhari’s N1.5trn Social Intervention Fund

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Threaten to cut down budget this year By Henry Umoru ABUJA— PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari’s Social Intervention Fund totalling N1.5 trillion came under serious attack, yesterday, as...

Fri Apr 6th, 2018     Read More →

EFCC recovers N130m, secures 9 convictions in 3 months in Gombe zone

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The Gombe Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it has recovered N130 million from corrupt individuals and secured 9 convictions in three months. EFCC...

Thu Apr 5th, 2018     Read More →

13-yr-old boy commits suicide in Gombe— Police

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A 13-year-old son of a policeman is suspected to have hanged himself in Gombe, the police disclosed yesterday. suicide DSP Mary Malum, the Police Public Relations Officer in Gombe State, said the...

Wed Apr 4th, 2018     Read More →

13-year-old boy hangs self after returning from Quranic School

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A 13-year-old son of a policeman is suspected to have hanged himself in Gombe, the police said on Tuesday. DSP Mary Malum, the Police Public Relations Officer in Gombe State, said the boy,...

Tue Apr 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Just in: Gombe youths allegedly hold Senator hostage

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Reports have it that the senator representing Gombe south constituency has been held hostage by the youths of his constituency protesting for negligent, abandonment and non-performance of the...

Mon Apr 2nd, 2018     Read More →

FG road projects will boost agriculture, nation’s economy – Minister

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Alhaji Suleiman Hassan, the Minister of State for Power, Works and Housing, says ongoing road projects across the country by Federal Government will boost agriculture and enhance the economy. ...

Sun Apr 1st, 2018     Read More →

Welfare, wellbeing of the bride is the onus of the groom, says Osinbajo

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Abuja – Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has called on the newly wedded couples to always imbibe the teachings and lessons of almighty God in their marital life to enable them have peace and...

Sat Mar 31st, 2018     Read More →