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2019: Politicians should sign peace pacts against use of youth for violence – Sanusi

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA — Ahead of the 2019 general elections, the Emir of Kano, Dr. Muhammad Sanusi, yesterday, called on all concerned to ensure political leaders sign peace pacts against...

Mon Aug 13th, 2018     Read More →

Don’t exonerate Yusuf yet, Gara Gombe cautions Rohr

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*Rohr and Salisu Yusuf, Super Eagles coaches By Ben Efe Football administrator and Higher Institutions Football League promoter, Ahmed Gara-Gombe has cautioned Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr to...

Sun Aug 12th, 2018     Read More →

Police arrest 116 suspects for various crimes in Gombe

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Gombe Police Command says it has arrested 116 suspects for various crimes so far in 2018. Mr Shina Olukolu, Gombe Commissioner of Police, said this in Gombe on Saturday. “Between January and...

Sat Aug 11th, 2018     Read More →

RAINS OF FURY: Nigeria loses 141 lives to rainstorm, flood in 2018

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• Records worst disaster since 2012 •19,369 people displaced, 5,732 houses destroyed •Katsina worst hit with 61 deaths By Clifford Ndujihe IN one of his numerous hit albums, ...

Sat Aug 11th, 2018     Read More →

Senator Gbenga Ashafa’s plans to turn Nigerian railways around

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By Rita Okoye In a bid to turn around the railway sector across Nigeria, Senator Gbenga Ashafa, representing Lagos East Senatorial District and current Chairman, Senate Committee on Land Transport...

Fri Aug 10th, 2018     Read More →

NiMet predicts thunderstorms, rains for Friday

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Abuja – The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted thunderstorms and rainfall over northern parts of the country on Friday. It, however, stated that Maiduguri where cloudy...

Fri Aug 10th, 2018     Read More →

FEC approves N348.59bn for Akwanga-Gombe road

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…N12.104bn for ecological projects …$150m for polio eradication By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—THE Federal Executive Council, FEC, yesterday, approved N348.59 billion for the...

Thu Aug 9th, 2018     Read More →

PSN to State govts: Domesticate new treatment guidelines for pneumonia, diarrhoea 

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By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA – The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) yesterday urged states governments to domesticate the new standard treatment guidelines for pneumonia and diarrhoea....

Wed Aug 8th, 2018     Read More →

FEC approves $150m W/Bank credit facility for polio eradication

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Abuja – The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the acquisition of 150 million-dollar World Bank credit facility to support polio eradication in Nigeria. Finance Minister Kemi...

Wed Aug 8th, 2018     Read More →

NASS : ‘DSS boss, Lawal Daura, fired for actions beyond his powers’

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•How sacked Daura plotted NASS takeover with hooded strike force •NASS leadership meeting called off indefinitely •Whereabouts of Daura unknown, as operatives withdraw from...

Wed Aug 8th, 2018     Read More →

Saraki summons emergency meeting of NASS leaders

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By Henry Umoru & Johnbosco Agbakwuru •Leaders to meet with INEC too •Presidency raises the alarm over possible shut down of govt •We must reconvene as quickly as possible...

Tue Aug 7th, 2018     Read More →

Presidency: DGN mobilises support for Dankwambo

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Dankwambo By Victoria Ojeme ABUJA- The Dankwambo Grassroots Network (DGN) has called on Nigerians to support the presidential ambition of Governor Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo of Gombe State in 2019....

Mon Aug 6th, 2018     Read More →

Confusion in the Senate over party in majority

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Senate Chamber By Henry Umoru The crisis rocking the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, penultimate Tuesday, took a dramatic turn on the floor of the Senate as 14 senators elected on...

Sun Aug 5th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Gombe state Governor, Dankwambo declares for president under PDP

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By Anthony Ogbonna Gombe state Governor, Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo has declared his intention to run for the office of the president come 2019. Governor Dankwambo who made his intention known on...

Sat Aug 4th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Atiku to commit 21% of budget to education if elected

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-Former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, has promised to devote 21% of federal budget to education if elected President in the 2019 general elections. Atiku He...

Sat Aug 4th, 2018     Read More →