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‘Partnerships, digital connection to boost tourism’

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Kajuru castle, Kaduna Until stakeholders in the tourism sector in Nigeria and other African countries begin to partner within and beyond the continent, the local industry may continue to lag...

Fri Nov 15th, 2019     Read More →

Jailed journalist recounts rampant cases of sodomy, drug use in Kaduna prison

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Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami (left); Kaduna State Gov, Nasir El-Rufai and Chief Judge, FCT High Court, Justice Ishaq Bello during their visit to Kaduna prisons. After...

Thu Nov 14th, 2019     Read More →

Woman locked up for 2 years by brother in Kaduna regains freedom

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A Kaduna based NGO, Arida Relief Foundation and a team of policeman have secured the release of a woman, Hassana Sale, who was locked up in a dark room at their family residence for two years, to...

Tue Nov 12th, 2019     Read More →

Stop campaign for 2023 presidency, allow Buhari to concentrate ― APC chieftain

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All Progressive Congress A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Nduka Anyanwu, has called on political stakeholders to stop the campaign for 2023 presidency to allow...

Tue Nov 12th, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria Senate reintroduces hate speech prohibition bill

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The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday introduced a bill to establish an agency of the Nigerian government to regulate ‘hate speech’ uttered through different mediums in the country. The bill...

Tue Nov 12th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari promises sustained funding for Trans-Saharan highway projects

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Tunisian Ambassador to Nigeria, Jalel Trabelsi (left); Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola; representative of President Muhammadu Buhari, Mohammed Dingyadi; and Minister of State for...

Tue Nov 12th, 2019     Read More →

‘Vibrant extension service system is inevitable for food security’

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Adewole Mr Adewole Fatokun is Manager, Technical and Regulatory, Agricultural Solutions of BSF West Africa. He spoke with FEMI IBIROGBA in Zaria, Kaduna State, on inevitability of extension...

Mon Nov 11th, 2019     Read More →

Army gets 34 new major-generals, others

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Navy names more commodores The Nigerian Army Council has approved the promotion of senior officers to the next ranks of major general and brigadier general. Among those promoted to the rank of...

Mon Nov 11th, 2019     Read More →

Establishing rolling stock plant will transform commerce in Nigeria, says Osinbajo

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Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo. Photo/Twitter/ProfOsinbajo Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says establishing a rolling stock plant in Nigeria will help transform commerce across Africa....

Sun Nov 10th, 2019     Read More →

Olam denies face-off with egg farmers in Kaduna

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Olam Nigeria, a subsidiary of Olam International Limited has denied claims of misunderstanding between the company and local poultry farmers, over the purported sales of eggs and matured broilers...

Sun Nov 10th, 2019     Read More →

117 athletes battle at Kebbi Taekwondo championships

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One hundred and seventeen athletes have confirmed participation in the maiden Kebbi Taekwondo Open Championships holding at the Hauru Abdul Stadium, Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi State, beginning from...

Sat Nov 9th, 2019     Read More →

Counter terrorism: NAF to conduct simulation exercise along Minna

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Nigerian Army. Photo: TRTWORLDThe Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says it will conduct a simulation exercise on counter-terrorism along Minna-Zungeru Road on Friday. Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, NAF...

Thu Nov 7th, 2019     Read More →

Senate backs Buhari’s plan to fight terrorists with drones

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The Senate has vowed to give all necessary legislative backing to the executive to tackle insecurity with every means, including the deployment of special drones and sourcing funds outside the...

Thu Nov 7th, 2019     Read More →

FG, PSN, Kaduna partner to boost local production of medicines, economy

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Leke Mamora The Federal Government has pledged its commitment to facilitating an enabling environment for the production of pharmaceutical drugs in the country in order to compete effectively...

Thu Nov 7th, 2019     Read More →

Shehu Sani disagrees with Presidency over claims that Ex-Presidents asked for Tips to Award Contracts

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…asks Presidency to come up with names and facts By Henry Umoru For carpeting former Presidents, alleging that they demanded tips before awarding contracts, former senator, Shehu Sani has...

Tue Nov 5th, 2019     Read More →