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Breaking: Police parade 13 suspected kidnappers of Buhari’s district head

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*Why we kindly Kidnapped monarch- Suspects By Kingsley Omonobi & Joseph Erunke ABUJA- THIRTEEN suspected kidnappers of the district head of Daura, Alhaji Musa Umar, were among 40 other...

Mon Jul 15th, 2019     Read More →

Ganduje to present 500 witnesses before Election Tribunal in Kano

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By Abdulmumin Murtala, Kano Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of the All Progressive Congress (APC) will present over 500 witnesses before the Kano state Governorship Election Tribunal presided over by...

Mon Jul 15th, 2019     Read More →

Food scarcity, banned imports and the grim reaper

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By Dele Sobowale “An army marches on its stomach.” Napoleon Bonaparte, 1769-1821. VANGUARD BOOK OF QUOTATIONS, VBQ, p 14. Nigeria has two armies. The first army, called “a nation...

Mon Jul 15th, 2019     Read More →

Insecurity, Herdsmen: Restructuring may no longer save Nigeria, referendum is solution – Annkio-Briggs

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…Osinbajo must dissociate himself by resigning By Clifford Ndujihe FIERY human rights, environmental rights and Niger Delta activist, Ms Ann-Kio Briggs, 66, is pained by the state of affairs...

Mon Jul 15th, 2019     Read More →

FG takes measures to check cybercrime – NCC

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The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says it has put in place stringent measures to check cybercrime in the country, especially in the banking sector. The Executive Vice Chairman of the...

Sun Jul 14th, 2019     Read More →

Ministerial list delay: Defence, health, education worst hit

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…FG activities slow down By Henry Umoru, Kingsley Omonobi, Omeiza Ajayi, Luminous Jannamik, Joseph Erunke and Gabriel Ewepu The inability of President Muhammadu Buhari to form his cabinet 45...

Sun Jul 14th, 2019     Read More →

For and Against the All Progressives Congress (3)

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Continuing from where our discussion ended last week: about two months ago, during a lecture on “Beyond the Global Financial Crisis: Monetary Policy Under Global Uncertainty,” he...

Sun Jul 14th, 2019     Read More →

FESTAC 77 responsible for Nigeria’s woes — Baba Aladura Philips

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By Olayinka Latona His Grace, Baba Aladura Henry Phillips is the third Supreme Head of The Mount Shiloh Praying Band, Cherubim and Seraphim C & S Worldwide. At the 60th anniversary of the...

Sat Jul 13th, 2019     Read More →

785 witnesses to testify before Kano Governorship Election Tribunal

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No fewer than 785 witnesses are expected to appear before the Kano State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal to testify for APC and PDP on the conduct of the March 2019 governorship elections...

Sat Jul 13th, 2019     Read More →

Move to establish anti-fire arms proliferation commission divides Reps By Levinus Nwabughiogu

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ABUJA—Members of the House of Representatives were, yesterday, divided in their support for establishment of a commission to mop up small arms and light weapons in Nigeria and West...

Fri Jul 12th, 2019     Read More →

Boko Haram cells and need for vigilance

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IT must have come as a shock to many Nigerians when the Kano State Command of the Nigeria Police revealed, weekend, that it combed the city and arrested no less than 87 suspects, including three...

Fri Jul 12th, 2019     Read More →

Police exhume body of 5-yr-old, kidnapped, drugged to death

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By Abdulmumin Murtala Kano—A 19-year-old secondary school leaver, Ibrahim Ahmad, was yesterday, arrested by the Kano State Police Command over the kidnap and drugging to death of a...

Fri Jul 12th, 2019     Read More →

Court remands man for stabbing neighbour to death

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An Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos has ordered that a 27-year-old man, Emeka Okechukwu, be remanded in prison for allegedly stabbing his neighbour, Kazeem Balogun, to...

Thu Jul 11th, 2019     Read More →

Saudi Arabia targets 30m pilgrims by 2030 – Consular General By Bashir Bello

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KATSINA – The Consular General of Saudi Arabia in Nigeria (Kano), Yusuf Alghamdy, on Wednesday, said it was targeting to reach 30 million pilgrims who would attend hajj exercise by year...

Thu Jul 11th, 2019     Read More →

NJC okays appointment of Muhammad as substantive CJN

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA—National Judicial Council, NJC, yesterday, recommended the appointment of Justice Tanko Muhammad as the substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN. Acting CJN,...

Thu Jul 11th, 2019     Read More →