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NNL to enforce zero tolerance for corruption, bad match officiating — Chairman

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The Chairman of Nigeria National League (NNL), Chidi Okenwa, has restated the commitment of the league body to zero tolerance for corruption and bad officiating in the 2017/2018 Bet9ja NNL...

Wed Jan 10th, 2018     Read More →

Pension Board pays N711m to 419 beneficiaries in Jigawa

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The Jigawa State and Local Government Contributory Pension Scheme Board said it had paid about N711 million as entitlements to 419 beneficiaries. The Director of Administration and Finance (DAF)...

Tue Jan 9th, 2018     Read More →

1,050 Boko Haram insurgents surrender, many flee

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The Nigerian Army on Saturday said 1,050 insurgents had surrendered to troops in Lake Chad and Monguno general area of operations, as it also warned that many of them were on the run. The army...

Tue Jan 9th, 2018     Read More →

NSCDC records 1,204 criminal, civil cases in Jigawa

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The Jigawa Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) recorded 1,204 cases comprising 321 criminal and 883 civil matters in 2017. The state Commandant of the corps, Mr...

Mon Jan 8th, 2018     Read More →

4 girls drown in Jigawa pond while searching for firewood

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Four teenage girls, who attempted swimming across a pond in Sakwaya village in Dutse Local Government Area of Jigawa State, have drowned. Spokesman of the state Police Command, DSP Abdu Jinjiri,...

Sun Jan 7th, 2018     Read More →

4 teenage girls drown in Jigawa pond

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Four teenage girls who attempted swimming across a pond in Sakwaya village in Dutse Local Government Area of Jigawa State have drowned. The spokesman of the state Police command, DSP Abdu Jinjiri,...

Sun Jan 7th, 2018     Read More →

Wife of Boko Haram’s factional leader killed

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One of the wives of wounded Mr. Mamman Nur, the factional leader of Boko Haram was one of those killed in military’s action. They were killed in a raid on the terrorists’ location in...

Sun Jan 7th, 2018     Read More →

1050 Boko Haram insurgents surrender

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The Nigerian Army on Saturday said 1, 050 insurgents had surrendered to troops in Lake Chad and Monguno general area of operations, as it also warned that many of them are on the run. This screen...

Sat Jan 6th, 2018     Read More →

Kano/Jigawa NCS command generate N13bn in 2017

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The Kano/Jigawa Customs Area Command said it had generated over N13 billion as revenue from January to December 2017. Customs CG, Hameed Ali The Command disclosed this in a statement signed by the...

Sat Jan 6th, 2018     Read More →

Boards, other appointments: Can APC, govs, GMB work together?

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By Kabiru Muhammad Gwangwazo A re-edited “Dandalin Siyasa” platform exchange reproduced here reveals certain expectations on GMB shortly after the 2015 elections. Though he’d...

Fri Jan 5th, 2018     Read More →

48hrs to 2018: Nigerians score Buhari, speak on their expectations

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48 hours to bid farewell to year 2017, Nigerians across the length and breadth of the country have looked back at how they fared under the Buhari-led APC administration and delivered their...

Sat Dec 30th, 2017     Read More →

Jigawa Govt. empowers 50,000 farmers.

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The Jigawa Government says it has empowered 50,000 farmers through cluster farming. Gov. Muhammad Badaru of the state disclosed this during the commissioning of renovated Fadama 111 office and...

Thu Dec 28th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari mourns Inuwa Dutse, condoles with govt., people of Jigawa

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Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the death of Alhaji Inuwa Dutse, former Commissioner for Agriculture in the old Kano State during the administration of the late...

Tue Dec 26th, 2017     Read More →

Residents decry foul language by herbalists

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Residents of Dutse Local Government Area of Jigawa have decried the use of foul language by traditional medicine sellers (herbalists) while marketing their products. A cross section of the...

Sun Dec 24th, 2017     Read More →

Residents decry foul language by herbalists

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Residents of Dutse Local Government Area of Jigawa have decried the use of foul language by traditional medicine sellers (herbalists) while marketing their products. A cross section of the...

Sun Dec 24th, 2017     Read More →