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Dickson no threat to APC in Bayelsa poll, says Gombe governor

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Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya Gombe State Governor Mohammed Inuwa Yahaya has said that the All Progressives Congress (APC) will defeat the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and former...

Wed Oct 7th, 2020     Read More →

EFCC arrests Yahoo Boy, pastor for alleged N12.7m fraud

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Gombe Zonal Office, has arrested one Adebayo Olawale of No. 25 Fashina Road, Ile-Ife Osun State and Pastor Gbenga Moses Adesoju of Christ...

Sun Oct 4th, 2020     Read More →

Party’s floor open for anybody Vying for 2023 presidential election — Secondus

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that the party’s floor is open for anybody vying for the 2023 presidential election, including former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku...

Sun Oct 4th, 2020     Read More →

Atiku can still contest 2023 presidential election – Secondus

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that the party’s floor is open for any contender willing to contest for the presidential election in 2023, including Atiku Abubakar. National...

Sat Oct 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Ohanaeze demands new state as don insists on Igbo presidency

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The Abia State chapter of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide yesterday asked the Federal Government to create a new state in the South East. The region has five states – Imo, Abia, Enugu, Anambra,...

Thu Oct 1st, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19 kills 25 in Gombe

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No fewer than 25 people have died of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) complications in Gombe State, The Guardian authoritatively reports. The deaths were recorded since April 20, 2020, when the...

Thu Oct 1st, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria records no COVID-19-related death in 24-hours, as cases reach 58,647

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PHOTO: TWITTER/NCDC The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says no death was recorded in the last 24-hours, as the country recorded 187 new cases of COVID-19 in 12 states and the Federal...

Wed Sep 30th, 2020     Read More →

Puzzle over Nigeria’s unity as North Central rediscovers identity

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That Nigeria is more divided today than ever before is no longer news. It is already manifesting with the North Central geopolitical zone that appear set to break away and seeking...

Wed Sep 30th, 2020     Read More →

Umar-Farouq… A facelift for humanitarian intervention

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Transparency Watch recently adjudged the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar-Farouq, the Best Minister in 12 months of President Muhammadu...

Sun Sep 27th, 2020     Read More →

Nationwide strike will bring more suffering to workers, governors tell labour

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Governors of the 36 states of the federation, under the aegis of Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF), have cautioned the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC) against...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

NCDC reports 111 new COVID-19 cases, total now 57,724

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 111 new cases of COVID-19 in the country. NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on Wednesday. According to the agency, with...

Thu Sep 24th, 2020     Read More →

Yahaya, Dankwambo’s row deepens over Gombe PDP chieftain’s detention

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The war of words between incumbent Governor of Gombe State, Alhaji Inuwa Yahaya and his predecessor, Dr. Hassan Ibrahim Dankwambo over governance and leadership in the state has taken a turn for...

Wed Sep 23rd, 2020     Read More →

NCDC announces 195 new COVID-19 cases, death toll hits 1,100

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 195 new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) infection in the country. The NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on...

Tue Sep 22nd, 2020     Read More →

Northern states may reopen schools before Oct. 30 – commissioners

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The Commissioners of Education in the 19 Northern States, say they may reopen schools before October 30, but subject to approval of their respective state governors. The commissioners made this...

Sun Sep 20th, 2020     Read More →

Insecurity: NAF trains 219 Special Forces in Bauchi

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The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has inaugurated training for another batch of 219 Special Forces (SF) personnel and graduated 24 rappellers to boost internal security operations in the country. The...

Fri Sep 18th, 2020     Read More →