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Clark takes APC to task on restructuring, says we must be sincere with one another

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By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South & Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA — South-South Leader, Chief Edwin Clark, has called on the All Progressives Congress, APC, to come out of its closet on...

Tue Sep 5th, 2017     Read More →

Critical issues: We need to get out of government ownership of most businesses to private involvement – Osinbajo

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Vice president Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday said that the critical issues which the federal government has been working on in order to ensure a better life for Nigerians was to get out of government...

Wed Aug 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Recession: States abandon N37bn UBEC funds

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA—THE ongoing recession in the country has taken a heavy toll on states, to the extent that they can longer pay their counterpart funds with Universal Basic Education...

Tue Aug 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Stop throwing stones at Buhari, APC, Northern leaders warn PDP

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Prominent Northern leaders on Saturday refuted claims by some politicians in the country who are branding the All Progressives Congress (APC) government as clueless, commending the ruling party...

Sun Aug 20th, 2017     Read More →

FG gets $1.5b to tackle water problems in states

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THE Federal Government has secured over $1.5b to address the problems associated with the provision of urban water in some states. Minister for Water Resources, Engr. Suleiman Adamu, who disclosed...

Sun Aug 20th, 2017     Read More →

‘Northwest designed to permanently oppose restructuring ’

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THE staunch anti-restructuring position of the Northern part of Nigeria has been described as being in line with an alleged deliberate historical design to ensure that most parts of the North...

Sat Aug 19th, 2017     Read More →

1990 coup was aimed at restructuring Nigeria — Col Tony Nyiam

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…We should name, disgrace opponents of restructuring …A few APC govs manipulating others …Lagos is a model for restructuring By Dapo Akinrefon Lt-Col Anthony Nyiam (retd) is one...

Sat Aug 19th, 2017     Read More →

Lack of funds thwarts HIV/AIDS control in Jigawa

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By Aliyu Dangida DUTSE—Lack of funds has been identified as a major hindrance affecting the conduct of HIV/AIDS test in the designated centres across Jigawa State. Chairman, Jigawa State...

Tue Aug 15th, 2017     Read More →

FG committed to victory in war against insurgency — Defence Minister

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The Federal Government remained committed to winning the war against insurgency, the Minister of Defence, Malam Muneer Dan-Ali, has assured. ‎The Minister gave the assurance on Monday in Kano...

Mon Aug 14th, 2017     Read More →

NYSC redeploys 109 corps members from Jigawa

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One hundred and nine corps members posted to Jigawa in the Batch `A’ Stream have been redeployed to other states, according to Mr Michael Amolo, NYSC Coordinator in the state. Amolo...

Mon Aug 14th, 2017     Read More →

Sexuality education necessary, but not in schools — Stakeholders

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Stakeholders in the education sector in some states of the North West and North East have expressed divergent views on the teaching of Sexuality Education in schools and at home. In a survey...

Mon Aug 14th, 2017     Read More →

‘Injustice, fight over scarce resources, others are factors responsible for North-east conflict’

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Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) operating in the North-East say socio-economic and political factors are responsible for most of the conflicts experienced in the sub-region. In their responses...

Sat Aug 12th, 2017     Read More →

Jigawa spends N21.3bn Paris Club refund on contracts

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By Aliyu Dangida DUTSE—Jigawa State has announced that it used the released first and second tranches of Paris Club refund amounting to N21.3 billion for the payment of contractual...

Fri Aug 11th, 2017     Read More →

Northern group blames Kanu for anti Igbo song, says he is acting as if he is above the law

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By Ben Agande Kaduna – A Coalition for Northern Group has attributed alleged anti Igbo song in some parts of North to Nnamdi Kanu’s action which portrayed him as being above Nigerian...

Thu Aug 10th, 2017     Read More →

Police arrest 15 Jigawa students for clubbing alleged homosexual colleague to death

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The Police Command in Jigawa said it had arrested 15 students over the death of their colleague in Yankwashi Local Government Area of the state. The Command’s Public Relations Officer, SP...

Thu Aug 10th, 2017     Read More →