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Buhari’s policies yielding fruitful results – Bagudu

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Gov. Abubakar Bagudu of Kebbi State says President Muhammadu Buhari’s policies have began to yield the desired results in the country. The governor made this known during a visit to a...

Sun Sep 27th, 2020     Read More →

CACOVID refutes Omoregie’s claims to palliatives donated to Oredo

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Private Sectors Coalition Against COVID-19 CACOVID) has reacted to a report by the Independent Television, Benin, Edo state, which showed Dr Omoregie Ogbeide Ihama, the member representing Oredo...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

Rape: Crossfire over castration law

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While the law is receiving knocks in some quarters as being too harsh and undignifying, others, especially commentators on women and children issues as well as gender-rights activists, have...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

Nationwide strike will bring more suffering to workers, governors tell labour

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Governors of the 36 states of the federation, under the aegis of Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF), have cautioned the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC) against...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

FEC okays $1.96b for Kano-Niger Republic rail project

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National Security Adviser to the President, Gen. Babagana Monguno (left); Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed during the Federal Executive Council meeting at...

Thu Sep 24th, 2020     Read More →

FEC okays $1.96bn for proposed rail contract from Kano to Niger Republic

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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved contract of about $1.96 billion for the development of the proposed Kano-Jigawa-Katsina-Jibia to Maradi rail line in Niger Republic. The...

Wed Sep 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Rising food prices in North send scary signal

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Nigeria seems to be plunging a new dimension of economic crisis as food inflation reached a new high in northern regions, hitherto considered the food basket of the country. The North consistently...

Wed Sep 23rd, 2020     Read More →

CACOVID flags off palliative distribution to states in Nigeria

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A vast majority of people have been hit devastatingly by the coronavirus pandemic, most especially the vulnerable whom disruption to their daily livelihood has a huge and significant impact on...

Fri Sep 18th, 2020     Read More →

CACOVID rolls out palliative measures, plans to feed 1.7 million households

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The crippling effect of the coronavirus has been felt not only in Nigeria alone but the world over, as the coronavirus razed through economies destroying the lives and livelihoods of individuals. ...

Fri Sep 18th, 2020     Read More →

Buhari tells CBN not to release forex for food, fertilizer importation

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday directed the Central Bank of Nigeria ”not to issue a kobo” of the country’s reserves for the importation of food items and fertilizer....

Thu Sep 10th, 2020     Read More →

NSCDC arrests man over alleged murder of 17-month-old step son in Jigawa

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The Jigawa Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested a 40-year-old man identified as Usman Isma’il for allegedly killing his 17-month-old stepson, Adamu...

Thu Sep 10th, 2020     Read More →

Instant rain claims 25 lives in Jigawa – Badaru

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No fewer than 25 people died and more than 51,000 houses destroyed by heavy rainfall in Jigawa. Gov. Muhammad Badaru, made the disclosure while speaking with newsmen on Tuesday in Dutse. The...

Tue Sep 8th, 2020     Read More →

El-Rufai’s dis-invitation to NBA AGM

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For the better part of this and the previous week, Nigeria’s social media space has been agog with arguments for and against the invitation of Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai...

Mon Sep 7th, 2020     Read More →

Rehabilitation: Army hands over captured Boko Haram family members to Govs.

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The Nigerian Army on Monday handed over 778 family members of Boko Haram terrorists captured in Toto Local Government Area of Nasarawa state, to governors of 16 northern states for...

Tue Sep 1st, 2020     Read More →

Unusual ‘August break’ puts crops at risk

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Crop cultivation in the three geopolitical zones in the south and the North-Central Zone has been hampered as ‘August break’ extends from July to August 31, beyond the 25-day period...

Mon Aug 31st, 2020     Read More →