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Abuja Light Rail, our project, PDP flays Buhari, APC

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has chided President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) for attempting to claim credit for the Abuja Light Rail...

Thu Jul 12th, 2018     Read More →

Jigawa Govt. approves N2.9bn for devlpt. projects

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Gov Badaru of Jigawa State By Aliyu Dangida DUTSE:- Jigawa state executive council has approved the release of over N2.9 billion for the execution of various developmental projects in health and...

Thu Jul 12th, 2018     Read More →

Executive Order No. 6 of 2018: Between corruption and national security

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WHEN he ran to be Nigeria’s president for the fourth time in 2014, Muhammadu Buhari pleaded that he was a converted democrat. Since Nigerians granted him his wish in 2015, he appears to have...

Thu Jul 12th, 2018     Read More →

R-APC petitions INEC to invalidate Oshiomhole, 17 others’ election as APC national officers

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor Reformed All Progressives Congress, R-APC, has petitioned Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to invalidate the election of Comrade Adams...

Thu Jul 12th, 2018     Read More →

Update: R-APC petitions INEC to invalidate Oshiomhole, 17 others’ election as APC national officers

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The Reformed All Progressives Congress, R-APC has petitioned the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC to invalidate the election of Comrade Adams Oshiomhole as national chairman of the...

Wed Jul 11th, 2018     Read More →

Jigawa govt to distribute 3.5m nets to prevent malaria

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The Jigawa government says it will distribute 3.5million Long Life Insecticidal Nets to its people during this season to check malaria scourge. Dr Abba Zakari, the state Commissioner for Health,...

Wed Jul 11th, 2018     Read More →

PenCom verifies prospective FG retirees in Northwest

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NO fewer than 1000 prospective federal workers due to retire between January 1 and December 31, 2019 from the Northwest zone of the country last week converged on Kaduna for the pre-retirement...

Wed Jul 11th, 2018     Read More →

Don’t be insulted by Fayose’stomach infrastructure — BUHARI

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday advised Ekiti voters not to be further insulted by the Stomach Infrastructure agenda of Governor Ayodele Fayose administration as he urged them to take their...

Wed Jul 11th, 2018     Read More →

Proposed Cattle Colonies and inevitable acquisition of land: Legal implications

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By Afe Babalola “As herdsmen are in reality business men engaged in the business of cattle rearing for their own personal financial gain I do not see how the provision of land for the...

Wed Jul 11th, 2018     Read More →

Obasanjo advocates 40 per cent affirmative action for women

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..Says nation’s democracy unhealthy By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-Former President, Dr. Olusegun Obasanjo has called for a constitutional amendment to pave way for 40 per cent participation of...

Tue Jul 10th, 2018     Read More →

Those perpetrating killings in North are not from Libya – Ashimolowo

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By Gbenga Olarinoye, Osogbo. A Renowned televangelist and Senior Pastor of Kingsway International Christian Centre, Pastor Matthew Ashimolowo, Tuesday faulted the federal government claim that...

Tue Jul 10th, 2018     Read More →

Polling unit allowances: Jigawa House of Assembly suspends LG chairman

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The Jigawa State House of Assembly has suspended the Chairman of Dutse Local Government, Alhaji Bala Yargaba, with immediate effect for poor handling of the Polling Unit Allowances put under his...

Tue Jul 10th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria-style democracy

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By Femi Aribisala THE system of government favoured by Nigerians has always been the democratic system. Even military governments in Nigeria seize power ostensibly in the interest of upholding...

Tue Jul 10th, 2018     Read More →

NFF crisis, bitter truth and possible solutions

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By Alloy Chukwuemeka This submission is simply meant for the purpose of Education, Crisis Management and Damage control cum possible solutions Pinnick and Giwa 1- The NFA act which established...

Sat Jul 7th, 2018     Read More →

No going back, R-APC insists; rejects further peace talks

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•I’m worried, says Yari, NGF chair; PDP woos R-APC legislators •I won’t lose sleep over Galadima — Oshiomhole LAGOS—Leaders of the Reformed All Progressives...

Fri Jul 6th, 2018     Read More →