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10 die in Jigawa State auto crash

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No fewer than 10 persons died, with 10 others injured in a road accident in Majiya town, Taura Local Government Area of Jigawa State, yesterday. DSC Adamu Shehu, spokesman of Jigawa Command of the...

Fri Feb 23rd, 2018     Read More →

INEC planning to rig 2019 polls – PDP

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…Vows to expose commission’s wrongdoings By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has again called to question the competence of the Independent National Electoral...

Fri Feb 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Council of State okays $1bn for agric, livestock support for herdsmen

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—THE Council of State, yesterday, endorsed $1 billion to boost agriculture and empower livestock farmers, including the Fulani herdsmen. The council also...

Fri Feb 23rd, 2018     Read More →

UNICEF to execute N6bn water project in Jigawa

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By Aliyu Dangida DUTSE—UNICEF has pledged to execute water project worth N6 billion in Jigawa State. The Managing Director, Rural and Water Supply and Sanitation, RUWASA, Engr. Labaran...

Thu Feb 22nd, 2018     Read More →

PDP BoT meeting ongoing at Wadata

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-The Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is currently meeting at the party’s national secretariat, Wadata Plaza, Abuja. From the left, Deputy...

Thu Feb 22nd, 2018     Read More →

IBB, Jonathan, Shagari absent at Council of State

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—-Saraki receives standing ovation By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – FORMER Military Head of State, General Ibrahim Babangida, for Presidents Goodluck Jonathan, Alhaji Shehu Shagari and...

Thu Feb 22nd, 2018     Read More →

6m at risk of infectious diseases in Jigawa

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By Aliyu Dangida DUTSE—Recent indices has indicated that six million persons in Jigawa State are at risk of infectious diseases and facing other events of public health importance. To that...

Wed Feb 21st, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Buhari departs Katsina for Yola

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday departed Katsina State, for Yola after a five-day private visit to his home in Daura. The president was in Daura to commiserate with members of his extended...

Tue Feb 20th, 2018     Read More →

Interior Minister urges NIS to tackle trans-border crimes in Jigawa

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The Minister of Interior, retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Danbazau has urged the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) to work with the traditional institutions to effectively tackle trans-border...

Sat Feb 17th, 2018     Read More →

2019: I will restore the vision of PDP founding fathers – Sule Lamido

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By Dennis Udoma UYO – Ahead of 2019 general elections, the former Governor of Jigawa State, Alhaji Sule Lamido has solicited the support of Akwa Ibom chapter of the People’s Democratic...

Sat Feb 17th, 2018     Read More →

APC leaders, Tinubu to meet Buhari in Daura

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Daura(Katsina), – President Muhammadu Buhari is billed to meet Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and other leaders of the All Progressives Congress at his country home in Daura, Katsina state today,...

Sat Feb 17th, 2018     Read More →

We’ll stage 10m man protest march against FG – PDP Youth Vanguard

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By Dirisu Yakubu ONE of the sundry groups drumming support for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the PDP Youth Vanguard has said that the groupwould organise a ten-million man march nationwide...

Sat Feb 17th, 2018     Read More →

NNPC dispatches 29.058m litres of PMS to 13 states

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The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) said it supplied a total of 29.058 million litres of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) popularly known as petrol to thirteen Northern states in three...

Sat Feb 17th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari meets APC Governors’ Forum in Daura

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President Muhammadu Buhari met behind closed doors with members of the 18 state governors of the APC Governors’ Forum in Daura, Katsina State on Friday. Newsmen report that three of the...

Fri Feb 16th, 2018     Read More →

Mamoon Baba-Ahmed: Exit of a courageous, versatile, Northern media giant

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By Kabiru Muhammed Gwangwazo Mamoon Baba-Ahmed who died at slightly over 70 years of age, last Friday (February 9, 2018) was a great broadcaster, a courageous one who did his job with uncommon...

Fri Feb 16th, 2018     Read More →