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Eta-zuma Group completes $12 million coal briquettes production factory

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By Gabriel Ewepu NIGERIA’S indigeneous mining company, Eta-Zuma Group, has completed a $12 million coal briquettes production factory in Kogi State. Executive Chairman of Eta-Zuma Group,...

Tue Oct 10th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari meets 3 Northern govs in closed-door

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu on Monday met three Northern governors in closed-door at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.President Muhammadu Buhari chair weekly FEC...

Mon Oct 9th, 2017     Read More →

Mrs Buhari condoles with family of late AVM Mukhtar, Dan-Maraya in Kano

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The Wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, has on Sunday condoled with the family of the late retired Air Vice Marshal Mukhtar Mohammed, who died in London at the age of 73 after a protracted...

Sun Oct 8th, 2017     Read More →

2019: PDP zoning arrangement has been thrown to the dogs — Gov Badaru

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By bilesanmi lekan Governor Abubakar Muhammad Badaru of Jigawa State, in this interview, explains that as Nigeria celebrated 57th year of nationhood, her greatness lies in her leadership which...

Sun Oct 8th, 2017     Read More →

Katsina remembers Babangida, 30 years after

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Former President, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, created Katsina State from the old Kaduna State on September 23, 1987. At that time, Katsina had just seven local government areas, but today...

Sun Oct 8th, 2017     Read More →

Jigawa Ministry of Agric to partner NGOs, groups to develop agric sector

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The Jigawa Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources says it will partner with non-governmental organisations (NGOs), groups and individuals in efforts to develop agriculture in the...

Fri Oct 6th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari mourns Mohammed, says he lost a colleague in war, peace

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Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed deep pain and sorrow over the death of the former Military Administrator of Kaduna State, retired Air Vice Marshal Mukhtar Mohammed. Air Vice...

Thu Oct 5th, 2017     Read More →

Abia, Enugu wrap up 2017 Cowbellpedia Maths TV quiz

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REPRESENTATIVES of Enugu and Abia states have pushed the South East into the semi-final stage of the on-going Cowbellpedia Secondary School Mathematics TV Quiz Show, sponsored by Cowbell, the...

Thu Oct 5th, 2017     Read More →

APC mourns AVM Mukhtar Muhammed

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) has condoled with the family of late Air Vice Marshall Mukhtar Muhammed (rtd), a former military governor of old Kaduna State. According to a statement issued...

Wed Oct 4th, 2017     Read More →

Appointments: Every tribe affected by marginalization not only Igbos – Dr. Abba

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By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA – In contrast to the idea of ethnic marginalisation held among people of the South-East region, the Acting Executive-Chairman of the Federal Character Commission...

Wed Oct 4th, 2017     Read More →

AVM Mohammed, 73, ex-gov of Kaduna State dies

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KANO — A FORMER Military Governor of old Kaduna State, AVM Mukhtar Mohammed (retd), has died in a London hospital at the age of 73, the family has confirmed. A family source, Alhaji Lawal...

Tue Oct 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Remove speed bumps from Federal Highways, Senate tells FG

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*** There are 176 speed bumps from Jigawa to Kano, Senator By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE Senate Tuesday directed the Federal Government to ask the Ministry of Power, Works and Housing to as a...

Tue Oct 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Jigawa vows to support women entrepreneurship

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By Aliyu Dangida DUTSE—Jigawa State government has reiterated its commitment to support women entrepreneurship, especially in hard-to-access areas of the state. The state Commissioner for...

Tue Oct 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Nigerian Independence day: Full Text of President Muhammadu Buhari’s speech

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Nigerian Independence day October 1st remains a special date for all Nigerians as this marks the day when we attained one of the most precious of human desires — freedom. Over the years the...

Sun Oct 1st, 2017     Read More →

We won’t allow dismemberment of Nigeria – Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari, this morning, acknowledged that calls for the restructuring of Nigeria are “quite proper in a legitimate debate”but noted that the situation “has let...

Sun Oct 1st, 2017     Read More →