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Hate speech, religion, ethnicity tearing Nigeria apart —Gambari

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By Chris Ochayi ABUJA—FORMER Permanent Representatives to the United Nations, UN, Professor Ibrahim Gambari, yesterday, expressed concern at the rate hate speech, religion and ethnicity were...

Wed Dec 6th, 2017     Read More →

Police allay fear of terror attacks in FCT, others

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The Force Headquarters has allayed fears of Nigerians over the red alert recently issued by the US and UK missions on possible terror attacks in the FCT and six states. In a statement on Monday...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

US, UK security warnings: IGP orders ASPs, CPs to beef up security

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA – Following recent warnings by both the United States and the United Kingdom governments of possible imminent attacks by Boko Haram insurgents in some parts of the...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

Senate gives Total Nigeria one week to supply details of $16bn project

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—THE Senate yesterday gave Total Upstream Nigeria Limited, TUNL one week to appear before it and supply detailed information with reference to Nigerian Content of its...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

Amb. Ngozi Kachickwu: Mobilizing one million to march against violence

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On the heels of a report that millions of Nigerians in 16 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) may face food crisis in 2018 following insurgency, flood, windstorm, dry spell, early...

Sun Dec 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Ex-INEC boss Jega was to be abducted by Jonathan loyalists

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There was a plot to abduct the former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC), Prof. Attahiru Jega, in the thick of the announcement of the results of the 2015 presidential...

Sat Dec 2nd, 2017     Read More →

Govs, Saraki, others hail Sen. Uzodinma over Southern Senators Forum

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EMINENT Nigerians including the Senate President, Sen Bukola Saraki, and some state governors, have said that the Southern Senators Forum initiated by Sen Hope Uzodinma was capable of resolving...

Sat Dec 2nd, 2017     Read More →

IGR rises to N396bn, as states incur N4.2tr debt

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By Babajide Komolafe LAGOS—IN an apparent reflection of increased economic activities mirrored by the country’s recovery from recession in the second quarter of the year, the...

Fri Dec 1st, 2017     Read More →

FG inaugurates river basin BOT to restore water projects in 6 states

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The Federal Government on Thursday inaugurated the Board of Trustees of the Hadejia Jama’are, Komadugu Yobe Basin Trust Fund (HJKYB-TF) to restore water projects in Bauchi, Borno, Kano,...

Thu Nov 30th, 2017     Read More →

FRSC records 105 road crashes, 49 deaths in nine months in Jigawa

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The Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Jigawa,Mr Angus Ibezim, on Wednesday said 105 road crashes were recorded in the state between January and September. Ibezim...

Wed Nov 29th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari asks Senate for confirmation of 10 Code of Conduct Bureau members

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The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has read President Muhammadu Buhari letter seeking the Senate’s confirmation for 10 nominees as chairman and members of the code of conduct...

Wed Nov 29th, 2017     Read More →

Education gets 26.4%, as Jigawa Gov budgets N134.17bn for 2018

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By Aliyu Dangida DUTSE—Governor Muhammed Badaru of Jigawa State has presented a budget estimate of N134.17 billion for 2018 financial year to the state House of Assembly. Governor Badaru...

Wed Nov 29th, 2017     Read More →

Seriake Dickson’s moment of truth

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THE Southern Senators Forum under the leadership of Senator Hope Uzodimma in quite a historic move stormed Calabar between 24-26 November, 2017 to find a perfect mix for unity within the concept...

Tue Nov 28th, 2017     Read More →

Hashimiya faction emerges in Jigawa APC

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By Aliyu Dangida DUTSE—THERE are indications of the emergence of Hashimiyya movement in Jigawa State chapter of All Progressives Congress, APC. APC It was also learned that the movement...

Tue Nov 28th, 2017     Read More →

Faction Emerges in Jigawa APC

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DUTSE:-Indications have continue to emerged in the All Progressives Congress (APC) Jigawa state chapter with the emergence of Hashimiyya movement, vowed to support the candidature of President...

Mon Nov 27th, 2017     Read More →