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Atiku Vs Buhari: Bulkachuwa bows to pressure, withdraws from panel

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…new presidential election petition tribunal Chairman to take over …I’m not aware her son, campaigned for me, Buhari tells tribunal By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – Despite a...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Saraki, Obi, Secondus, PDP governors, others meet in Abuja

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – Senate President, Bukola Saraki, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara and Vice Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in the...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

I’m not aware Bulkachuwa’s son, campaigned for me, Buhari tells tribunal

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…says I respect law, won’t dabble into membership of any judicial panel By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA–President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday, told the Presidential Election...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Delta State primaries of APC: A charade and mockery of democracy

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YESTERDAY… The author narrated how he was drafted into the Delta State gubernatorial race. He showed that it was possible for one to serve without holding a title, and that others can...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Transport fares spike in April

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By Elizabeth Adegbesan Despite the decline in the price of premium motor spirit (PMS) also known as petrol, the average fare paid by passengers for bus journey intercity, air journey and journey...

Tue May 21st, 2019     Read More →

2019 Hajj : Nasarawa pilgrims to pay N1.5m as fare

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LAFIA – THE Nasarawa state Muslims pilgrims welfare Board has approved the sum of over N1.539m (One million, five hundred and thirty nine thousand, six hundred and five naira, ten kobo.) as...

Sun May 19th, 2019     Read More →

National Youth Council disbands ‘all’ NYCN executives

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The Board of Trustees (BoT) of National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) has disbanded the National Executive Committee of the Council. This was in obedience to two subsisting court orders given...

Sun May 19th, 2019     Read More →

REPS Speakership: Gbajabiamila reaches out to Dogara, PDP members-elect as Bago storms S/West

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu The two main contenders for the speakership of the House of Representatives of the 9th National Assembly, Honourable Femi Gbajabiamila and Mohammed Bago, last week, made...

Sun May 19th, 2019     Read More →

Girls who are mothers at ages they should be in school

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•30 years after the adoption of the Rights of the Child By Chioma Obinna One thing peculiar to children irrespective of nationality or tribe is that they are born the same way. They are also...

Sun May 19th, 2019     Read More →

Atiku vs Buhari: Bulkachuwa is wife, mother of APC members, PDP insists

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*Files affidavit to disqualify her from petition tribunal panel By Ikechukwu Nnochiri THE Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has filed a 19-paragraphed affidavit to disqualify the President of the...

Sat May 18th, 2019     Read More →

Atiku Vs Buhari: Bulkachuwa is wife, mother of APC … , PDP insists

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…files affidavit to disqualify her from petition tribunal panel By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has filed a 19-paragraphed affidavit to disqualify the...

Fri May 17th, 2019     Read More →

Gombe Internal Revenue Chair, 3 others jailed over N25m fraud

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, today secured the conviction of Atiku Mu’azu Bayum, Mohammed Adi, Ibrahim Abubakar and Abubakar Usman on a two-count charge bordering on...

Thu May 16th, 2019     Read More →

NAFDAC alerts public on circulation of fake cold Caplets in Gombe state

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The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) on Thursday alerted the public on the circulation of fake Mixagrip cold Caplets in Gombe state. In a statement issued by...

Thu May 16th, 2019     Read More →

Minimum wage:FG inaugurates committee to adjust workers’ salaries

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The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, has inaugurated a committee to negotiate the consequential adjustment in salaries arising from the new national minimum...

Tue May 14th, 2019     Read More →

2019 NPFL Group B: How Gombe United defeated Ifeanyi Ubah FC 1 – 0

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Gombe United Football Club on Monday defeated visiting Ifeanyi Ubah FC of Nnewi 1-0 in a 2018/2019 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Group B fixture.The hosts secured the lone goal in...

Tue May 14th, 2019     Read More →