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Fire kills octogenarian in Jigawa

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Dutse – An 83-year-old woman, Malama Sa’adatu Isyaku, was on Saturday killed by fire in Kwajala village of Dutse Local Government Area of Jigawa. California-fire DSP Abdu Jinjiri, the...

Sun Jan 21st, 2018     Read More →

LIBYA: Edo leads list of returnees

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NEMA has expressed displeasure over the reluctance of some state governments to evacuate their returnees from the reception centre in Port Harcourt. Libya returnees South-South, Zonal Coordinator...

Sat Jan 20th, 2018     Read More →

APC Govs okay Buhari for Second Term, Amaechi’s appointment as DG Campaign Team

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ALL Progressives Congress, APC governors have formally called on President Muhammadu Buhari to contest a second term saying that the difficult experience of his first term would turn to ease in a...

Sat Jan 20th, 2018     Read More →

Jigawa Govt. employs 330 teachers

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The Jigawa Government has presented letters of appointment to 330 newly-recruited Senior Secondary School teachers in the state. Nigerian Teacher, teaching in a class Alhaji Isma’il Ibrahim,...

Fri Jan 19th, 2018     Read More →

My election, will of Nigerian People – Buhari

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2019: Buhari warns against Electoral Violence, says Jonathan has set the Tone .Lies, Propaganda Defined 2015 Elections -Lamido .Tinubu kicks against Open Grazing, Fuel Subsidy, Backs Power...

Fri Jan 19th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Buhari warns against electoral violence

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA—President Muhammadu Buhari has formally reacted to the release of the 2019 election timetable and schedule of activities by Independent National Electoral Commission,...

Fri Jan 19th, 2018     Read More →

DFID empowers pregnant women, nursing mothers with N2bn in Zamfara

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The UK Department for International Development (DFID) spent N2 billion to fund Child Development Grand Programme (CDGP) to support nursing mothers and pregnant women in Zamfara from 2014 to...

Thu Jan 18th, 2018     Read More →

Transport fare increased by 23.99% in December – NBS

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By Emmanuel Elebeke The National Bureau of Statistics(NBS) says the average transport fare paid by commuters across the country increased by 23.99 percent in December 2017. The Bureau disclosed...

Wed Jan 17th, 2018     Read More →

A look at Bala Usman’s analysis of communal conflicts in Nigeria (1)

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By Eric Teniola IN view of recent tribal clashes, it is necessary and important to take a look at a paper presented by Dr. Yusuf Bala Usman(1945-2005) of the Department of History, Ahmadu Bello...

Tue Jan 16th, 2018     Read More →

NYSC suspends orientation course in Benue

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Abuja – The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) says the 2017 Batch ‘B’ stream II orientation course scheduled to hold in Benue from Jan. 16 to Feb. 5 has been suspended till...

Mon Jan 15th, 2018     Read More →

Man, 40, electrocuted in Jigawa while cutting firewood – Police

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Dutse – A 40-year-old man,Sale Mamman, electrocuted, while cutting firewood from a fallen tree branch on an electric high tension wire. No more wooden poles for electricity installation The...

Sat Jan 13th, 2018     Read More →

NYSC Batch ‘B’ stream II orientation holds in 15 camps nationwide

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Abuja – The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) 2017 Batch ‘B’ Stream II Orientation Course is to commence on Jan. 16, in only 15 camps across the country. The Director General...

Fri Jan 12th, 2018     Read More →

Jigawa Council facilitates release of 7 inmates

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Dutse – The Chairman of the Dutse Local Government Council of Jigawa, Alhaji Ibrahim Yakubu, on Thursday said the council had facilitated the release of seven inmates from the Dutse...

Thu Jan 11th, 2018     Read More →

Jigawa polio free for 6 years-official

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Dr Kabir Ibrahim, the Executive Secretary, Jigawa Primary Healthcare Development Agency (JSPHDA) said that the state has not recorded any new polio case in six years. •Success in halting the...

Thu Jan 11th, 2018     Read More →

Mustapha, Aide to Gov. Muhammad canvasses more support for Buhari

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Barrister Khaloma Mustapha, the Special Adviser on Inter-Governmental Affairs to Gov. Muhammad Badaru of Jigawa, has called on Nigerians to continue to support President Muhammadu Buhari to enable...

Wed Jan 10th, 2018     Read More →