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NNDC records 17% income decline in 2017, says Board chairman

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The New Nigeria Development Company (NNDC) on Friday said it recorded a 17 per cent decline in income in the 2017 financial year which ended March 31, 2018. The Chairman of NNDC, Alhaji...

Fri Apr 6th, 2018     Read More →

Army arrests kidnap kingpin in Kaduna State

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The Nigerian Army on Friday said it had arrested a kidnap kingpin, Filani Auta, at Ligari village of Kaduna State. The Army Spokesman, Brig.-Gen. Texas Chukwu, said in a statement that the...

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D-G advises students on religious tolerance

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Dr Eucharia Ngozi-Oparah, the Director-General, Nigerian Institute of Leather Science and Technology (NILEST), has advised matriculating students of the institute to tolerate each others’...

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NNPC signs contracts for 614km gas pipeline project

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The Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has signed contracts for engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning and financing for 614km Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) Gas Pipeline and...

Fri Apr 6th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Pandemonium as Custom officer’s stray bullet hits primary six pupil in Katsina

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Pandemonium in Morawa village, Batagarawa local government area of Katsina State when stray bullet by custom officers allegedly hit a primary six pupil, Bello...

Fri Apr 6th, 2018     Read More →

Baze University Pro-Chancellor, Baba-Ahmed Joins 2019 Presidential Race

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Senator Datti Baba Ahmed’s (DBA) political journey started when he was first elected in April 2003 to the Federal House of Representatives for the Zaria Federal Constituency, Kaduna State....

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Gunmen kill Village Head, 5 others in Kaduna

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A Kaduna community was yesterday afternoon attacked by bandits, who killed the village head and five others. Gunmen hit police station in South Africa, kill 5 The attack occurred in Sarari village...

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 →

Breaking: Army promotes 3,729 troops fighting Boko Haram in North East

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA – THE Nigerian Army has promoted a total of 3,729 soldiers engaged in internal security operations in the North East part of the country. Recruits undergo training at...

Thu Apr 5th, 2018     Read More →

Grandmother, son-in-law battle over child custody

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Kaduna – A grandmother, Hauwa Dauda, is locked in battle with her son-in-law, Abdulhameed Abdullahi, over the custody of a three-year-old grandchild whose mother had re-married. children The...

Thu Apr 5th, 2018     Read More →

Kadauna $350m loan: 6 Reps dissociate themselves from caucus leader’s position

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By Ben Agande, Kaduna – Six members of the House of Representatives from Kaduna state have dissociated themselves from the position of the their caucus leader, Honourable Datti Babawo that...

Thu Apr 5th, 2018     Read More →

N13.5m running cost: NCP advocates part-time legislature

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The National Conscience Party (NCP) on Thursday, advocated part-time legislature for the country with lawmakers sitting on part-time basis. The National Secretary of the party, Mr Ayodele Akele,...

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Kaduna needs $95bn to fix infrastructure, says el-Rufai

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By Ben Agande Kaduna—Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State, yesterday, said the state needs $95.5 billion to address infrastructure challenges for the next 30 years. Gov. Nasir-El-Rufai He...

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Alleged $49.8bn unremitted oil funds: Why Diezani was not indicted—Makarfi

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By Emma Ujah, Abuja Bureau Chief ABUJA—Nearly five years after the allegation by then governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN,, now Emir of Kano, Lamido Sanusi, that Nigerian National...

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Institute to restore services at fire-gutted national TB, Leprosy lab

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ABUJA – The Institute of Human Virology Nigeria (IHVN) has said it is working round the clock to provide technical assistance to the National TB and Leprosy Training Centre Kaduna gutted by...

Wed Apr 4th, 2018     Read More →