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FLOOD: Death toll hits 242

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…327,052 persons displaced, 9,276 houses destroyed …19 riverine communities submerged in Delta By Emma Amaize, Clifford Ndujihe, Jimitota, Onoyume, Festus Ahon, Ochuko Akuopha, Perez...

Mon Sep 24th, 2018     Read More →

Flood: Monarch wants FG to include Jigawa among worst hit states

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Alhaji Umar Baffa, paramount ruler of Auyo Local Government in Hadejia Emirate, Jigawa, has called on the Federal Government to include Jigawa among the states that were recently devastated with...

Sun Sep 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Economy remains on life support, national debt may spiral out of control – Peter Obi

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By Jide Ajani A former governor of Anambra State, Mr Peter Obi, in this interview, insists that Nigeria’s economy is on life control. Obi explains why national debt may spiral out of...

Sun Sep 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Flood: Monarch weeps as town go under water

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The District Head of Auyo in Jigawa, Alhaji Umar Baffa, wept openly on Saturday over the devastation caused by flood in Auyo town and other villages in the district. Baffa, who holds the title of...

Sat Sep 22nd, 2018     Read More →

FRSC releases recruitment screening time-table

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Abuja, Sept. 22, 2018 (NAN) The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has released its nationwide recruitment screening time-table for applicants who applied for the corps’ recruitment into the...

Sat Sep 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Northwest 2019 Guber race: Who calls the shots

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BEN AGANDE, Kaduna; ALIYU DANGIDA, Jigawa; BASHIR BELLO, Katsina & Abdulmumin Murtala, Kano With just a few months to the conduct of the 2019 governorship elections, the political field in the...

Sat Sep 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Alleged moles in PDP: Makarfi replies Wike You’re not immune from calamity, he warns APC over intimidation of opposition

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By Ben Agande, Kaduna Former governor of Kaduna state and one of the presidential aspirants of the people Democratic Party, Ahmed Makarfi recently spoke with Journalists on the forthcoming...

Sat Sep 22nd, 2018     Read More →

PDP Presidential Ticket: Between Saraki and Mark

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By Dirisu Yakubu It is barely two weeks to the national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, tentatively slated for Port-Harcourt, where the party’s Presidential candidate is...

Sat Sep 22nd, 2018     Read More →

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 →