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2019: Sule Lamido berths in S/East for Presidential Campaign

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FORMER governor of Jigawa State, Alhaji Sule Lamido has become the first presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to have an intimidating campaign office in the South East for...

Sat Sep 30th, 2017     Read More →

2019 polls: Lamido campaign group emerges

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By Aliyu Dangida DUTSE—In continuation of the call on former Jigawa State governor, Sule Lamido, to contest the 2019 presidency, another campaign organisation, Lamido Presidency Project...

Fri Sep 29th, 2017     Read More →

Restructuring: Kano, Katsina, Jigawa vote for one Nigeria

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By AbdulSalam Muhammad & Marie-Therese Nanlong KANO—The governments and people of Kano, Katsina and Jigawa states, yesterday, rejected the clamour for restructuring of Nigeria and...

Fri Sep 29th, 2017     Read More →

Hate Speech: What is your comment about govt monitoring social media?

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The panel at the Vanguard Conference Hall yesterday propounded various reasons for the rise in Hate Speech in national discourse. Today, the panel discusses proposals by government to monitor Hate...

Fri Sep 29th, 2017     Read More →

Govs beg Buhari to handover federal roads to state

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE 36 Governors at the monthly National Economic Council, NEC, on Thursday pleaded with the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government to hand over...

Thu Sep 28th, 2017     Read More →

Psquare video: We’ve resolved our issues and we seek for your forgiveness

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Peter of Psquare has in a video clip apologized to their fans on Thursday, over the feud that existed between him and the members of his family. “We have resolved our issues and we beg for...

Thu Sep 28th, 2017     Read More →

Appointment of New Judges: Lawyers optimistic of speedy justice

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A cross-section of lawyers, who specialised in labour matters, have expressed the hope that appointment of 19 additional judges of the National Industrial Court (NICN) will assist speedy...

Thu Sep 28th, 2017     Read More →

Senate proposes N540bn devt fund for Police annually

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE Senate has proposed a development fund of N540 billion annually for the Nigeria Police to help in training and retraining of personnel of the force. Police The...

Thu Sep 28th, 2017     Read More →

FERMA rehabilitating over 100 roads nationwide – Official

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The Federal Road Maintenance Agency (FERMA), says it is rehabilitating over 100 ongoing road contracts nationwide to ease movement of motorists. FERMA’s Head of Communication, Mrs Maryam...

Wed Sep 27th, 2017     Read More →

Hajj: Max Air returns 23,000 pilgrims to Nigeria

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Max Air Limited said it had so far returned no fewer than 23,000 pilgrims to Nigeria since the commencement of airlift of pilgrims after the 2017 Hajj in Saudi Arabia. This is contained in a...

Sun Sep 24th, 2017     Read More →

Gov. Udom canvasses for Governors, wants tenure elongation

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom has on Friday canvassed for tenure elongation of the present crop of Governors at the helm of affairs in the states of the...

Sat Sep 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Abuja’s ploy to diminish Lagos

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We all get to learn everyday for knowledge is power. Pretty soon we shall begin to hear agitations from aggrieved Lagosians. This is the season of change, things just cannot remain the same. When...

Sat Sep 23rd, 2017     Read More →

423 die, 2,339 wounded in road accidents in July – FRSC

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The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says 423 persons died and 2,339 others were wounded in 768 road traffic accidents across the country in July. The agency disclosed this in the July edition of...

Fri Sep 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Court refuses to drop case against Lamido

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By Aliyu Dangida DUTSE—Jigawa State Chief Magistrate Court II, sitting in Dutse, has refused to grant the application to thrash the case against ex-Jigawa State governor, Sule Lamido, who is...

Fri Sep 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Lamido warns against politics of blackmail

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By Aliyu Dangida DUTSE—Former governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido, has warned politician against politics of blackmail and hatred, saying it does not augur well for the existing democracy...

Fri Sep 22nd, 2017     Read More →