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NSCDC arrests 2 suspected hemp vendors in Jigawa

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The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Jigawa said on Wednesday that it had arrested two suspected Indian hemp vendors in Babura Local Government Area. Spokesman of the Corps,...

Wed Feb 28th, 2018     Read More →

Saraki, Dogara absent as APC NEC approves 1-Year tenure extension for Oyegun, others

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.NASS slowing me down -Buhari By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – True to political permutations, the National Executive Committee NEC of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC has approved a one-year...

Tue Feb 27th, 2018     Read More →

Photos: APC NEC meeting

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The National executive Committee Meeting of the All Progressives Congress is currently ongoing at the Party’s national Secretariat, Wuse II, Abuja. Here are some of the face at the meeting ...

Tue Feb 27th, 2018     Read More →

Erosion: FG directs Ecological Fund Office to include varsity in its data bank

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The Federal Government has directed the Ecological Fund Office to include the Federal University, Dutse (FUD), Jigawa, in its data bank for erosion control intervention programmes. Prof. Fatima...

Tue Feb 27th, 2018     Read More →

Herdsmen: Jigawa pastoralists seek Buhari’s intervention on seized grazing land

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The Billitar Maroobe Pastoralist Association of Nigeria, BILMPAN, has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to prevail on Jigawa State government to return their grazing lands to...

Tue Feb 27th, 2018     Read More →

54 students bag first class in FUD – VC

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Dutse – Fifty-four (54) students have graduated with first class at the Federal University Dutse (FUD), Jigawa. GRADUATION: Cross section of University of Lagos, UNILAG students during...

Tue Feb 27th, 2018     Read More →

How Ekwueme helped in creating more states (2)

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By Eric Teniola DR. Alex Ekwueme’s committee on creation of more states worked in conjunction with another committee inaugurated in the National Assembly and headed by Alhaji Abubakar Tuggar...

Tue Feb 27th, 2018     Read More →

Pastoralists seek Buhari’s intervention on seized grazing land in Jigawa

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The Billitar Maroobe Pastoralist Association of Nigeria (BILMPAN) has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to prevail on Jigawa Government to return their grazing lands to its members. Alhaji...

Mon Feb 26th, 2018     Read More →

Order of elections: Pro-Buhari Senators face one year suspension

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As Anyanwu’s Ethics Committee meets this week, Saraki impeachment plot fades By Henry Umoru ABUJA- STRONG indications have emerged that the ten pro- Muhammadu Buhari Senators who had last...

Mon Feb 26th, 2018     Read More →

DPR shut erring stations in Jigawa

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By AbdulSalam Muhammad KANO – Kano/Jigawa operations of the Department of Petroleum Resources, DPR, has sealed three filling stations in Jigawa state, north western Nigeria for selling above...

Sun Feb 25th, 2018     Read More →

297,000 vulnerable households get stipends in 20 states — Uwais

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Mrs Maryam Uwais, presidential aide on National Social Investment Programmes (NSIP), says that the Federal Government has captured 455,000 vulnerable households in the National Social...

Sun Feb 25th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Buhari already has 12m votes that cannot be taken from him – Don Etiebet

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•‘PDP marketers behind petrol scarcity’ By Dennis Udoma, Uyo A former Petroleum Minister, Chief Don Etiebet, is optimistic that President Muhammadu Buhari’s chances of...

Sun Feb 25th, 2018     Read More →

Sad story of Nigeria’s stunted and ‘wasting’ children

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The report showed a sharp increase in malnutrition rate in Nigeria compared to 2007, 2011 MICs, and 2013 Nigeria Demographic Health Survey, NDHS. Findings by Sunday Vanguard showed that stunting...

Sun Feb 25th, 2018     Read More →

2019: PDP out for alliance with CNM

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The gathering of loyalists of former President Olusegun Obasanjo in Abuja recently under the aegis of the CNM is believed by many as a response to the call for a coalition of patriotic Nigerians...

Sat Feb 24th, 2018     Read More →

10 die in Jigawa State auto crash

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No fewer than 10 persons died, with 10 others injured in a road accident in Majiya town, Taura Local Government Area of Jigawa State, yesterday. DSC Adamu Shehu, spokesman of Jigawa Command of the...

Fri Feb 23rd, 2018     Read More →