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NCC urges customers to use 622 Toll-Free Lines to lodge complaints

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The National Communications Commission (NCC) says it has developed the 622 Toll-Free Line through which customers can easily lodge their complaints. Alhaji Ismail Adedigba, the NCC Deputy Director...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

Buhari to new DG DSS: Have we ever met before?

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President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday in Abuja, met for the first time, with the newly appointed Director-General of the Department of State Services, Yusuf Magaji Bichi, at the Presidential...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria’s foreign debt rises by 17% H1’18 to $22.1bn

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By Elizabeth Adegbesan The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), yesterday, said that Nigeria’s foreign debt at the end of the first half of 2018 (H1’18) stood at $22.08 billion. This...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

PDP Presidential Ticket : PDP senators back Saraki

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By Henry Umoru & Dapo Akinrefon ABUJA— BARELY three weeks to the National Convention of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to select a presidential candidate for the 2019 election,...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

2019: I will not be vying for the position of Vice President – Wike

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Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that he will not be vying for the position of Vice President of the country as being speculated in certain quarters ahead of the 2019...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

Jigawa Govt to recruit 750 new teachers

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Jigawa Government said it has concluded plans to recruit 750 additional teachers in the state. File Photo: A teacher. Alhaji Wasilu Umar, the spokesman, Jigawa State Universal Basic Education...

Wed Sep 19th, 2018     Read More →

FG indicates interest in Bangladesh’s flood resistant seeds

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…as envoy calls for closer bilateral relationship By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA-THE Federal Government, yesterday, indicated interest on flood resistant seeds from the People’s Republic of...

Wed Sep 19th, 2018     Read More →

PDP presidential ticket: Atiku, Saraki, Tambuwal, others face party’s test

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA — Ahead of the October 5 national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to pick its presidential flag bearer, the National Working Committee, NWC, of the...

Wed Sep 19th, 2018     Read More →

Fulani chief urges FG to disarm herdsmen in Jigawa

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Alhaji Isa Adamu, the Lamido of Zugobia in Guri Local Government Area of Jigawa has appealed to the state and Federal Government to collaborate in disarming nomadic herdsmen allegedly unleashing...

Tue Sep 18th, 2018     Read More →

100 die in severe flooding in Nigeria

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Nigeria has declared a national disaster after severe flooding left about 100 people dead across 10 states, the country’s main relief agency said on Tuesday. Flood in Jigawa Heavy seasonal...

Tue Sep 18th, 2018     Read More →

PDP presidential primaries: Aspirants fault P-Harcourt venue

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA— Ahead of October 6 presidential convention of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, slated for Port Harcourt, some aspirants are against the use of the Rivers State capital...

Tue Sep 18th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Lamido appears before Southern, M-Belt leaders, says Nigeria is sick

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA— FORMER governor of Jigawa State and presidential aspirant on the platform of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Sule Lamido, yesterday, took a swipe at the current...

Tue Sep 18th, 2018     Read More →

2019: David Mark, Saraki split N-Central, NASS

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor The emergence of Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki and his predecessor, Senator David Mark, in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential primaries...

Tue Sep 18th, 2018     Read More →

Use the social media intellectually, carefully NYSC boss cautions Corps members

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Dutse – Alhaji Ibrahim Muhamad, state Coordinator of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Jigawa, on Monday, warned corps members to avoid careless usage of the social media, as it could...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

Kaduna community draws water from 1,829-metres-high rock

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The Unguwan Jacob Boyi, Nok community of Jaba Local Government Area, Kaduna State, says their only source of water for ages was a spring at the top of 1,829-metres-high rock above sea level. The...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →