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Gombe 11: Army to appeal N11m compensation verdict

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA—Nigerian Army has begun moves to challenge last Friday’s verdict of the Federal High Court Abuja,which ordered it to pay N11 million to some persons it...

Tue Aug 28th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria can now produce 24m metric tonnes of rice annually – RIFAN

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rice farmers The Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) says its members now have the capacity to produce 24 million metric tonnes of rice annually. The RIFAN National Treasurer, Alhaji Sadiq...

Mon Aug 27th, 2018     Read More →

30 Years of Nomadic Education: Any impact?

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When it was established 30 years ago, the National Commission for Nomadic Education (NCNE), was expected to cater for the educational needs of the socially excluded, educational disadvantaged and...

Mon Aug 27th, 2018     Read More →

N11m compensation: Army to challenge court verdict at Appeal Court

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Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai By Joseph Erunke ABUJA-THE Nigerian Army has begun moves aimed at challenging last Friday’s verdict of the Federal High Court Abuja,which...

Mon Aug 27th, 2018     Read More →

Third Mainland Bridge re-opens: Motorists, commuters recount experience

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…Knock, laud LASG on traffic mgt; the test was a success — FG …Ambode commends residents, motorists for understanding LAGOS—THE ever- busy Third Mainland Bridge closed...

Mon Aug 27th, 2018     Read More →

Alhassan’s thugs revolted over unsettled agreement – Taraba Govt

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By Femi Bolaji JALINGO-Taraba state government has said Saturday’s attack on the convoy of Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Aishat Alhassan by hoodlums during Takum 1...

Tue Aug 21st, 2018     Read More →

2019 Presidency : Who is this Olawepo-Hashim?

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By Sufuyan Ojeifo The race for the 2019 presidential election has begun in earnest. In the All Progressives Congress, APC, the candidature of the incumbent president, Muhammadu Buhari, is a fait...

Mon Aug 20th, 2018     Read More →

Kofi Annan : Buhari, Saraki, Dogara, govs, others pay tribute

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru A former Secretary General of the United Nations (UN), Kofi Annan, passed on yesterday. In a tribute, the incumbent UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, said Annan, the...

Sun Aug 19th, 2018     Read More →

What President Buhari should know about Pinnick

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By Abba Yola Technically, Nigeria is now in a position where no decision can be taken in continental and global football without inputs of Nigeria due to the...

Sat Aug 18th, 2018     Read More →

Snake rearing, most lucrative business – Official

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Dr Abubakar Ballah, the Officer-in-Charge of Snakebite Treatment and Research Centre, Kaltungo, Gombe state, has called on Nigerians to embrace snake rearing to enhance their economic...

Fri Aug 17th, 2018     Read More →

N-power : 5,853 beneficiaries posted to places of work in Gombe

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Gombe – No fewer than 5,853 second batch beneficiaries of the Federal Government’s N-power programme have been posted to places of their primary assignments in Gombe State. GRADUATE...

Fri Aug 17th, 2018     Read More →

NDLEA nabs 46 suspected drug barons with 230.34kg substances in Gombe

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National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Gombe State Command, said it arrested 46 suspected drug barons in the last eight months. The state NDLEA’s commandant, Mr Aliyu Adole, made the...

Fri Aug 17th, 2018     Read More →

2m pilgrims descend on Mecca, with smart apps

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Two million Muslim pilgrims gather in Saudi Arabia this week for the hajj as the annual pilgrimage becomes increasingly hi-tech with apps to help the faithful navigate Islam’s holiest...

Fri Aug 17th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Nigerians deserve better than what APC is giving — Dankwambo

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Dankwambo By Ola Ajayi & Rotimi Ojomoyela ADO-EKITI—GOVERNOR Ibrahim Dankwambo of Gombe State has said Nigerians deserve better than what they are currently getting from the All...

Fri Aug 17th, 2018     Read More →

We export over 400 snakes to England every month – Gombe Centre

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Authorities of the Snakebite Treatment and Research Centre, Kaltungo in Gombe state, have revealed that over 400 snakes of different varieties are being exported from the centre to Liverpool in...

Thu Aug 16th, 2018     Read More →