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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 →

2019: Buhari has failed but no saviour in sight – Balarabe Musa

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…As Atiku woos CUPP bigwigs By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – Ahead of the 2019 general elections, elder statesman and Second Republic governor of Kaduna state, Balarabe Musa has taken a close...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: 2019: Lamido appears before Southern/Middle Belt leaders

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- LEADERS of thought, elder statesmen from four of the six geo-political zones of the country, under the aegis of Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum are at the moment,...

Mon Sep 17th, 2018     Read More →

Ekiti APC inaugurates new Exco

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti – The All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State today Saturday 15 September 2018 inaugurated 35 members as the State Executive Committee. The newly constituted...

Sun Sep 16th, 2018     Read More →

Flood alert: Niger, Edo, Anambra, others vulnerable

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People living in communities on the floodplains, especially in Niger, Edo, Jigawa, Anambra and Bayelsa state should be prepared to experience another round of flooding. The National Emergency...

Sun Sep 16th, 2018     Read More →

Gov. El-Rufai appoints former AIG, Abbass as Security Adviser

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The Kaduna State Government has appointed former Assistant Inspector General of Police ( AIG) Mohammed Abbass, as Special Adviser on Security to Gov. Nasir El-Rufa’i. Mallam Nasir El-Rufai,...

Fri Sep 14th, 2018     Read More →

Yusuf Bichi, new DSS DG comes to the job with skills in intelligence – Buhari’s aide

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President Muhammadu Buhari’s aide on New Media and Coordinator the Buhari Centre has listed the Directors Generals of the Department Security Service, DSS. Yusuf Bichi This came as he alos...

Fri Sep 14th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari has not changed from who he was in 1983, says Lamido

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By Gabriel Enogholase BENINA presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Dr Sule Lamido has called on Nigerians to join hands with his party to rescue the country...

Fri Sep 14th, 2018     Read More →