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AfDB approves $210m for Nigeria Transmission Expansion Project

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The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group has approved 210 million dollars financing package for the Nigeria Transmission Expansion Project (NTEP1). The bank in a...

Fri Nov 29th, 2019     Read More →

Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano gas pipeline construction to commence soon - Buhari

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Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday Friday said the government will soon begin the construction of the 600-kilometre Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano gas pipeline to move gas from the Southern part...

Fri Nov 29th, 2019     Read More →

Federal govt. taking steps to address power challenges — minister

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Alhaji Saleh Mamman, the Minister of Power has reiterated Federal Government’s determination to address the country`s power challenges. Mamman gave the assurance on Thursday in Doka, a...

Fri Nov 29th, 2019     Read More →

ASUU tasks Kaduna police on kidnapped don

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Following the kidnap of a university teacher, Abubakar Idris, the Sokoto/Kano Zone of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has charged the police to effect his freedom and bring the bandits...

Fri Nov 29th, 2019     Read More →

New report shows rising human trafficking in Nigeria

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A recent report released by Plan International has revealed that over 75 per cent of human trafficking cases take place within Nigeria and involves movement of persons from rural areas to urban...

Fri Nov 29th, 2019     Read More →

(Breaking) Electricity: AFDB approves $210m power projects in Nigeria

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By Prince Okafor The board of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved the Transmission Company of Nigeria’s, TCN’s, NTEP -1 projects in a board resolution in Abidjan. The...

Thu Nov 28th, 2019     Read More →

FG to rehabilitate 3 refineries for local production of 360,000MT of gas by 2023

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The Federal Government says it will rehabilitate the Warri, Port Harcourt and Kaduna Refineries to achieve local production of 360,000 MTPA of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) by 2023. The Minister...

Wed Nov 27th, 2019     Read More →

Changing narratives for teachers’ reward, support in Akwa Ibom

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A cross section of pupils and teachers from public schools, and their mentors during a mentoring clinic organised as part of the award ceremony In April 2018, the Kaduna State government ordered...

Sun Nov 24th, 2019     Read More →

‘Unless Nigerians press for true democracy, it might never evolve’

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Elder statesman and former governor of Kaduna State, Alhaji Abdukadir Balarabe Musa, in this interview, speaks on the leadership style of President Muhammadu Buhari, the recently conducted...

Sat Nov 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Bayelsa, Kogi polls: Balarabe Musa, youth leader say Nigeria’s democracy under threat

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Alhaji Balarabe Musa • ‘It’s Rehearsal For 2023’ Following the conduct and outcome of the governorship elections in Kogi and Bayelsa states, a former governor of Kaduna...

Sat Nov 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Customs seizes N43m smuggled goods within one week in Kaduna

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The Controller, Nigeria Customs Service FOU Kaduna, Mustapha Sarkin-Kebbi displaying some smuggled items seized by the service in Kaduna on Thursday. The Zone B of Nigeria Customs Service...

Fri Nov 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Buratai donates 1,000 books, remodel primary school in Kaduna

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The Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen Tukur Buratai has donated 1,000 books to pupils of his alma matter, Unguwar Sarki Musulmi LEA Primary School Kaduna. Buratai, who began his search for education...

Fri Nov 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Cleanup of Ogoni, other polluted areas shouldn’t last for eternity, ex-minister cautions

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Former Minster of Environment, Mrs. Hadiza Mailafia, has said the cleaning up of Ogoniland in Rivers State, Nanka in Anambra and other polluted places should not continue for eternity. She made...

Fri Nov 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Dangote, governors, harp on education as catalyst for economic development

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President Dangote Group Aliko Dangote speaking at the #NNPCQuiz2019 Grand Finale today. Photo: TWITTER/NNPCGROUPPresident of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote; Governors Nasir el Rufai of Kaduna...

Fri Nov 22nd, 2019     Read More →

NEC to examine ownership structure of power distribution companies

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El-Rufai, Ihedioha at the 99th National Economic Council (NEC) Meeting, today at the State House. Photo: TWITTER/NIGERIAGOVThe National Economic Council (NEC) has resolved to set up an ad hoc...

Thu Nov 21st, 2019     Read More →