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Floods wreak havoc in Gombe

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By Vincent Ekhoragbon Gombe—No fewer than 22 persons, including a National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, member, have been killed and five others missing in different flood disasters across...

Tue Aug 1st, 2017     Read More →

FG projects paid for, not executed — ACE

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA—A non- governmental organization, Alliance for Credible Elections, ACE, has tracked 182 federal capital projects captured in the 2015 federal budget, in Benue, Imo,...

Tue Aug 1st, 2017     Read More →

Flood kills 23, destroys 12 houses in Gombe-SEM

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The Gombe State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) said 23 persons were killed and five others missing in Gombe flood disaster between June and July. Malam Mohammed Garba, Acting Head of Rescue...

Mon Jul 31st, 2017     Read More →

The changing face of Bauchi

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By Samuel Yelwa IN a bid to assess and evaluate the performances of the elected-cum- appointed political office holders by the electorate, much emphasis is usually put on their midterm scorecards...

Mon Jul 31st, 2017     Read More →

Boska reaches out to traders in Kano

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HUNDREDS of traders at the Wappa market in Kano weekend benefited from the ongoing nationwide free medical services organised by Dexa Medica, makers of Boska, under its Pain Free Day initiative...

Mon Jul 31st, 2017     Read More →

NPFL: Matchday 32 results

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As the NPFL enters the home stretch, here are the results from Matchday 32 fixtures Katsina Utd 2-2 ABS FC Remo Stars 0-1 MFM Enyimba 1-0 Kano Pillars Plateau...

Sun Jul 30th, 2017     Read More →

Northern leaders vow to protect Southerners living in the North

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IN a move likely to reassure Southerners residing in Northern Nigeria of their safety, governors of 19 northern states and traditional rulers of northern extraction, yesterday, vowed to protect...

Sat Jul 29th, 2017     Read More →

North-East marginalization and Dankwambo’s flag

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Those who talk of marginalisation should join hands today in highlighting the plight of our brothers in the North East who are going through hell imposed on them by all Nigerians even as we...

Sat Jul 29th, 2017     Read More →

Position of north on Nigeria’s restructuring out soon after committee’s decision – Northern Governors

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The Northern States Governors Forum has set up a 12-man committee to come up with the region’s position on Nigeria’s restructuring. A communiqué issued after a two-day meeting...

Fri Jul 28th, 2017     Read More →

Hajj: NDLEA warns intending pilgrims against smuggling of drugs, kolanuts

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The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Gombe has warned intending Muslims pilgrims against smuggling of hard drugs and kolanuts to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Mr Aliyu Adole,...

Fri Jul 28th, 2017     Read More →

LMC lists six referees for suspension by NFF

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Six match officials in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) whose performances have been adjudged as not meeting the high standard of the league have been suspended from further...

Thu Jul 27th, 2017     Read More →

Forum of ex-PDP Speakers pledges support for NCC

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By Dirisu Yakubu & Blessing Aina ABUJA—The Forum of former Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, speakers in the State Houses of Assembly has pledged unalloyed loyalty to the National Caretaker...

Thu Jul 27th, 2017     Read More →

Kogi NUJ commends, Buhari, Osinbajo on inauguration of Ocheni as Minister

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The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) Kogi Council on Wednesday, applauded President Muhammad Buhari and the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo over the appointment and inauguration of Prof....

Wed Jul 26th, 2017     Read More →

Osinbajo swears in two ministers

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – ACTING President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has sworn-in Prof. Stephen Ocheni from Kogi State and Alhaji Suleiman Hassan from Gombe State as ministers of the...

Wed Jul 26th, 2017     Read More →

AgP Osinbajo swears in new ministers today

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Abuja – Two ministers-designate, Stephen Ocheni (Kogi) and Suleiman Hassan (Gombe) would be inaugurated as Federal Executive Council (FEC) members on Wednesday, the Presidency has said. A...

Wed Jul 26th, 2017     Read More →