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2019: We have 8 million PVCs awaiting collection – INEC

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Say some Nigerians tell us they are not interested Maps out measures to avoid 2015 mistakes FG can’t ensure credible polls – Ann Kio-Briggs By Clifford Ndujihe & Omeiza Ajayi TO...

Sat Apr 14th, 2018     Read More →

Rimi’s giant footprints: Tribute to the last great leader

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By Muhammad Gwangwazo Last Friday, RIPPLES on these pages was on the 8th Anniversary of the death of Late Muhammadu Abubakar Rimi, the first civilian Governor of Kano. A Governor like no other....

Fri Apr 13th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Senate suspends Omo- Agege for 90 Legislative days

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- THE Senate on Thursday suspended Senator Ovie Omo- Agege, APC, Delta Central for ninety legislative days. Omo-Agege Senator Omo- Agege has also been asked to withdraw his...

Thu Apr 12th, 2018     Read More →

Only Abuja residents paid N145 per litre of petrol in March – NBS

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Abuja – The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says only motorists in Abuja bought Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), also known as petrol, at the approved price of N145 per litre in March. Gov....

Thu Apr 12th, 2018     Read More →

NDDC arrests Boko Haram kingpins, suspected vandals

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The Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu received participants of course 40/2018 of the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies...

Thu Apr 12th, 2018     Read More →

Average prices for petrol, others drop in March — NBS

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By Elizabeth Adegbesan The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), yesterday, said the average prices paid by consumers for Premium Motor Spirit (petrol), Kerosene, Liquefied petroleum gas (cooking...

Thu Apr 12th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria’s rice sub-sector to attract N250bn investment

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…to save $300m from import substitution, local processing. By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA- FOLLOWING efforts to boost food security by the Federal Government, the nation’s rice sub-sector...

Wed Apr 11th, 2018     Read More →

Dangote Flour Mills, others donate N70m threshers to wheat farmers

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Dangote Flour Mills and other flour millers on Tuesday donated 50 units of multi-crop thresher machine worth N70 million to wheat farmers to boost Nigeria’s self-sufficiency in wheat...

Tue Apr 10th, 2018     Read More →

Why I’m seeking a 2nd term — Buhari

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By Omeiza Ajayi, Dennis Agbo, Ugochukwu Alaribe & Dirisu Yakubu •President urges APC to be united and capture power in 2019 •Asks party to grant waivers for Oyegun, others to contest...

Tue Apr 10th, 2018     Read More →

The words of a village Kaffir

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I just finished watching a video in which Farouk Adamu Aliyu, who is a notorious Fulani irredentist and hardliner, a close ally of President Muhammadu Buhari and a former Minority Leader in the...

Mon Apr 9th, 2018     Read More →

Technology would eradicate categorisation of MfBS — Hackman MfB

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IT Executive, Hackman Microfinance Bank Limited, Mr. Emeka Victor, in this interview said that technology would further enhance the activities of Microfinance Banks, MfBs, and eliminate...

Mon Apr 9th, 2018     Read More →

2019: PDP’s presidential candidate must be prepared from day one – Abdullahi  MaiBasira

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The newly elected National Financial Secretary of the now opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Abdullahi MaiBasira, has said that for the party to emerge victorious in the 2019 presidential...

Sat Apr 7th, 2018     Read More →

Jigawa targets 1.6m children for Polio immunization

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The Jigawa State Primary Healthcare Development Agency (JSPHCDA) says over 1.6 million children will be immunised against polio in the second round of the immunisation campaign in the state this...

Fri Apr 6th, 2018     Read More →

NAHCON to partner NAPTIP to curtail human trafficking

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The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) says it will partner with the National Agency for Prohibition of Traffic in Persons (NAPTIP) to curtail the menace of human trafficking. The Head...

Fri Apr 6th, 2018     Read More →

APC’s failed Tazarce and the Rimi anniversary

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First things first: As we RiPPLE along this morning, we should first get this our well known obsession with GMB, his government, party and politics out of the way for starters. APC NCW and...

Fri Apr 6th, 2018     Read More →