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No word from Buhari as nPDP’s ultimatum expires

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor, Johnbosco Agarakwu, Omeiza Ajayi & Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA—President Muhammadu Buhari may have rebuffed the threat from the new Peoples Democratic...

Wed May 16th, 2018     Read More →

Herdsmen crisis, Ramadan pressure food inflation

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By Elizabeth Adegbesan Despite the steady decline in headline inflation rate, there are indications that the lingering farmers-herders clash is throwing up negative trend in the food inflation...

Wed May 16th, 2018     Read More →

Joseph Daudu’s ill-health stalls Maryam Sanda’s trial

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Hearing in the trial of Maryam Sanda, accused of killing her husband, Bilyaminu Bello, was on Tuesday stalled due to the absence of her counsel, Mr Joseph Daudu (SAN). *Mr. Joseph Bodunrin Daudu,...

Tue May 15th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Buhari will win election without nPDP members – el-Rufai

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – GOVERNOR Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna state Tuesday said that the recent threat by members of the defunct New Peoples Democratic, nPDP, to quit the All...

Tue May 15th, 2018     Read More →

Stolen Mace: Crisis looms as NASS C’ttee summons Omo-Agege, Ndume

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – STRONG indications emerged Tuesday that crisis looms in the National Assembly as former Senate Leader, Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume, APC, Borno South and Senator Ovie...

Tue May 15th, 2018     Read More →

El-Zakzaky, wife whisked to Kaduna for murder trial

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The detained leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky who has been in Nigerian custody since 2015 after clashes between troops and his followers made a rare...

Tue May 15th, 2018     Read More →

El-Rufai thanks Kaduna voters

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Governor Nasir El-Rufai has thanked the people of Kaduna state, who trooped out on Saturday to cast their votes in the first electronic voting in Nigeria. Even though El-Rufai’s All...

Tue May 15th, 2018     Read More →

I can attest to PMB’s history of honesty – Shehu Sani

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Senator Shehu Sani has said that he can attest to President Muhammadu Buhari’s ‘history of honesty’ Shehu Sanni Sani on his Tweeter handle yesterday said that ‘as a man...

Tue May 15th, 2018     Read More →

Customs generate N9 bn in Kaduna Zone in 4 months

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The Nigeria Customs Service, Zone B, has generated over N9 billion from January to April 2018, the Zonal Coordinator, Mr Udo Emmanuel, has said. Custom Officers Emmanuel, an Assistant Controller...

Tue May 15th, 2018     Read More →

Corruption started after me – Yakubu Gowon

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By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor, Clifford Ndujihe, Dapo Akinrefon, Charles Kumolu, Vincent Ujumadu & Gbenga Oke •Adds: ‘We didn’t know corruption during our...

Tue May 15th, 2018     Read More →

Armed bandits kidnap 87 passengers in Kaduna

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Armed bandits operating along Birnin-Gwari-Kaduna Highways have kidnapped 87 passengers on Sunday as the Chief of Army Staff, Lt General Tukur Yusuf Buratai charged troops to end the wanton...

Mon May 14th, 2018     Read More →

Kaduna electoral body releases results, APC maintains lead

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Kaduna – The Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission (SIECOM), on Monday declared the local government elections results for Chikun as inconclusive. Kaduna State Independent Electoral...

Mon May 14th, 2018     Read More →

NiMet predicts cloudy skies, thunderstorms on Tuesday

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted cloudy morning conditions over the central states of the country on Tuesday, with chances of localised thunderstorms over Lafia, and Jos in...

Mon May 14th, 2018     Read More →

We will investigate allegations of malpractices – El Rufai

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By Ben Agande Kaduna – The governor of Kaduna state, Nasir El Rufai Monday said allegations of irregularities in last Saturday’s local government election will be investigated and...

Mon May 14th, 2018     Read More →

APC Tenure Elongation Dispute: Suit Against Oyegun, Others lifeless-Court

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA-The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Monday, dismissed two separate suits that challenged the one-year tenure extension granted to National Chairman of the...

Mon May 14th, 2018     Read More →