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Borno: 7,169 teachers trained by USAID on Shettima’s request

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BY NDAHI MARAMA, MAIDUGURI Seven thousand one hundred and sixty nine (7,169) primary and junior secondary schools teachers in Borno State have so far been trained by the United State Agency for...

Sat Sep 30th, 2017     Read More →

DPR operations go online in Gombe

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By Vincent Ekhoragbon Gombe—Petroleum marketers have been told to key into the present administration’s anti-corruption agenda by approaching the Department of Petroleum Resources,...

Fri Sep 29th, 2017     Read More →

FG empowers 65 women on fish farming skills, gives starter packs

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By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA – THE Federal Government has trained 65 women on fish farming skills through the Federal Department of Extension Services, Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural...

Wed Sep 27th, 2017     Read More →

NYSC rescucitates farm settlements

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong Jos—THE National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has resuscitated its moribund farm settlements in Bauchi, Kebbi, Oyo and the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Abuja....

Wed Sep 27th, 2017     Read More →

Cement makers move to popularize concrete road techology

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CEMENT manufacturers have embarked on concrete road projects in some parts of the country to put Nigeria on the global map of countries using concrete road technology to boost their economy and...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

‘Snakes are cheaper to keep as pets and security guards than dogs’ 

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Three boxes full of poisonous snakes, spiders, millipedes and other reptiles, smuggled from Cameroon and intercepted by the Customs, have been handed to the Department of Forestry and Natural...

Sun Sep 24th, 2017     Read More →

Electricity tarrif hike: Labour threatens to shut down economy

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…Asks Buhari, EFCC to probe utilisation of Paris Club fund By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE organised labour yesterday threatened to paralyze the nation’s economy if the...

Wed Sep 20th, 2017     Read More →

Semo market: Manufacturers intensify competition for market share

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…Crown flour, Honeywell, Golden Penny deploy strategies By Princewill Ekwujuru &Yusuf Kazeem LIKE in the wheat flour market, manufacturers of semo flour (a fibre-rich particle made from...

Wed Sep 20th, 2017     Read More →

I won’t support claimed trial of Civil Servant who allegedly insulted me, my mother – Dankwambo

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The Gombe state governor, Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo, has said that he will not support, even if true, a claimed trial of a civil servant who allegedly insulted him and his mother. Governor...

Tue Sep 19th, 2017     Read More →

FG provides new 132/33kV mobile transformer, 40MVA to Ejigbo transmission station

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THE Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has increased transmission capacity in its substation, Ejigbo, Lagos, with a new 1x 40MVA 132/33KV mobile transformer, bringing the capacity of the...

Tue Sep 19th, 2017     Read More →

3SC’s woes not financial, shake up imminent, says Club chairman

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The Executive Chairman of the Shooting Stars Sports Club, 3SC, Mr Gbolagade Busari has hinted that major decisions at improving the fortunes of the club will be made in a matter of weeks,...

Mon Sep 18th, 2017     Read More →

`Operation Python Dance` not targeted at any individual -Army

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`Operation Python Dance`(Egwu Eke 2), being conducted in Ebonyi is aimed at combating identified security challenges in the South-East zone and not targeted at any individual, the Nigerian Army...

Mon Sep 18th, 2017     Read More →

The Objectives of Exercise Egwu Eke ll

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Exercise ‘Egwu Eke (Python Dance) ll, which started fully on the 15 September to 14 October 2017 is a normal routine Nigerian Army Field Training Exercise meant to sharpen the skills of the...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →

EFCC arrests Gombe SEMA Secretary, others over alleged IDP materials diversion

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested the Gombe State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) Secretary, Dr Danlami Rukuje, over alleged diversion of materials meant for the...

Sat Sep 16th, 2017     Read More →

CJN swears-in Kafarati as Acting CJ FHC

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, on Saturday, swore-in Justice Abdu Kafarati as the Acting Chief Judge of the Federal High...

Sat Sep 16th, 2017     Read More →