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Jigawa begins registration of poultry farms

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The Jigawa Government on Wednesday said it had commenced registration of poultry farms operating in the state. Dr Abdullahi Haruna, the Director of Veterinary Services, Ministry of Agriculture,...

Wed Nov 8th, 2017     Read More →

Chairman tasks upgraded referees on improved officiating

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Mr Aliyu Baita, the Chairman of Jigawa Council of the Nigerian Referees Association (NRA) on Wednesday charged upgraded referees in the state to justify their promotion through improved...

Wed Nov 8th, 2017     Read More →

Jigawa Sports Council holds competition for traditional games

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The Jigawa Sports Council, says it is reviving traditional games to promote unity and spirit of sportsmanship among the teeming youths in the state. Gambo Labbo, Director of the council, told...

Wed Nov 8th, 2017     Read More →

Jigawa Sports Council holds competition for traditional games

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The Jigawa Sports Council, says it is reviving traditional games to promote unity and spirit of sportsmanship among the teeming youths in the state. Gambo Labbo, Director of the council, told ...

Wed Nov 8th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari presents N8.612tn budget of Consolidation

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pegs exchange rate at N305/US$, GDP growth of 3.5 percent *** With Oil Benchmark at $45 per barrel , inflation rate of 12.4 percent ***Recurrent Costs of N3.494 trillion ***Debt Service of N2.014...

Tue Nov 7th, 2017     Read More →

Strange illness kills 50 children in Jigawa as 26 Nigerian girls found dead on Spanish warship

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor, Evelyn Usman & Aliyu Dangida ….Illegal migration not worth it, Dabiri-Erewa warns …Says govt has returned 5,000 Nigerians this...

Tue Nov 7th, 2017     Read More →

Parading the beauty of Nigeria’s diverse cultures

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It is wide, colourful, multi, diverse, regal, and rustic. For the commentator who ran the closing ceremony commentaries, “the dances are vigorous and rigorous”. Those are the sum...

Mon Nov 6th, 2017     Read More →

Spending of N388.304bn London Paris Club Loan refunds by 35 states confidential, FG tells Court

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The Federal Government has told the Federal High Court in Lagos that the record of spending of N388.304billion London Paris Club Loan refunds by 35 states released to the states by Federal...

Sun Nov 5th, 2017     Read More →

MAINA: Buhari regime mocking Nigerians for demanding thorough anti-corruption fight — Sule Lamido

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Alhaji Sule Lamido is the immediate past governor of Jigawa State. Before then, he served as foreign affairs minister in the Obasanjo administration. Only recently, Lamido signalled his intention...

Sun Nov 5th, 2017     Read More →

Childhood diseases: Bridging the routine immunisation gap in Nigeria

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By Chioma Obinna With the commissioning of a N3.8 billion European Union – Support to Immunization Governance in Nigeria (EU-SIGN) in 23 states of the federation and the Federal Capital...

Sun Nov 5th, 2017     Read More →

2019: Why APC govs want automatic ticket for Buhari

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Deputy Political Editor & Johnbosco Agbakwuru ALTHOUGH the National Executive Committee, NEC, of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has deferred an “informal...

Fri Nov 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Maina: HoS, Kyari in verbal tango at FEC

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•Buhari swears in Mustapha as SGF •FG authorises AGF to recover $321m Abacha loot from Switzerland •FEC approves N226m to tackle birds, pests from Niger Republic •Raises alarm...

Thu Nov 2nd, 2017     Read More →

Read Nigerian Senate’s proceedings of Wednesday 1st November, 2017

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Below is the Nigerian Senate’s proceedings of Wednesday 1st November 2017. Welcome to a new Legislative Day in the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. NASS Deputy Senate President,...

Wed Nov 1st, 2017     Read More →

FG approves N40bn for resuscitation of Kontagora Dam, N226m for Pest Control

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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved N40.2 billion for the resuscitation and completion of Kontagora/Auna Dam and Irrigation project in Niger as well as N226 million for pests...

Wed Nov 1st, 2017     Read More →

IFAD wants more gender policies to boost women’s productivity in agric

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Hajiya Aina’u Ibrahim, Gender Officer, International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Office in Jigawa, has called for the introduction of more gender policies to boost the...

Wed Nov 1st, 2017     Read More →