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Ramadan: Commission tasks wealthy Muslims on prompt payment of Zakkat

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Kano State Zakkat and Endowment Commission, has called on wealthy Muslims in the state to ensure prompt payment of Zakkat (alms) to enable it disburse same to the needy before commencement of...

Fri Apr 13th, 2018     Read More →

Industrialization Policy: Lawmaker accuses FG of selective development

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The recently reportedly signed contract by the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) for engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning and financing for 614km Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano...

Fri Apr 13th, 2018     Read More →

Senate in rowdy session over status of Anambra as oil producing state

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—It was a rowdy session yesterday on the floor of the Senate over the status of Anambra State as an oil producing area as three senators from three different states were...

Fri Apr 13th, 2018     Read More →

Rimi’s giant footprints: Tribute to the last great leader

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By Muhammad Gwangwazo Last Friday, RIPPLES on these pages was on the 8th Anniversary of the death of Late Muhammadu Abubakar Rimi, the first civilian Governor of Kano. A Governor like no other....

Fri Apr 13th, 2018     Read More →

Hajj 2018: Group raises alarm over scarcity of e-Passport

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Independent Hajj Reporters have called on Federal Government to urgently look into the issue of scarcity of e- passport booklets in some Immigration offices across the county. It was gathered...

Fri Apr 13th, 2018     Read More →

What does Buhari owe them?

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By Azu Ishiekwene Governor Yahaya Bello does not need to jump into the fire, yet. The Kogi State governor who had, in fact, sprained an ankle in what might have been a practice match for the big...

Fri Apr 13th, 2018     Read More →

Reps to probe DSS over alleged illegal detentions

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The House of Representatives on Thursday resolved to investigate allegation of abuse of fundamental rights by Department of State Service (DSS) regarding the arrest of a Kano neurologist, Dr...

Thu Apr 12th, 2018     Read More →

Most crises in homes caused by lack of money – Luwei

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Pastor (Mrs) Comfort Luwei is the founding president of Faithful Women Intercessory Interdenominational Ministry, FWIIM. In this chat with Woman’s Own, she speaks on the mandate of FWIIM,...

Thu Apr 12th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria’s rice sub-sector to attract N250bn investment

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…to save $300m from import substitution, local processing. By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA- FOLLOWING efforts to boost food security by the Federal Government, the nation’s rice sub-sector...

Wed Apr 11th, 2018     Read More →

FG approves N47bn for Aba-PH, Ota, roads repair

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Dreging of Warri Seaport to gulp N13bn By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Federal Executive Council (FEC), Wednesday, approved contracts of N47 billion for road projects in the country,...

Wed Apr 11th, 2018     Read More →

Jos stadium ready for continental matches in May – official

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The Jos ultra-modern stadium will be ready for continental matches in May, Mr Plamen Iliev, Director, BCC Tropical Nig. Ltd, handlers of the project, said on Wednesday in Jos. Iliev told Plateau...

Wed Apr 11th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari’s re-election bid kicks off Nigeria’s presidential race

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Now that Muhammadu Buhari has ended months of suspense over whether he will seek re-election as Nigeria’s president, all eyes are on the ruling party to see whether it will give him a clear...

Wed Apr 11th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria Notes: Lagos-Kano Economic and Investment Summit: Five takeaways

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By Ladipo Adamolekun I was one of the resource persons at the Lagos-Kano Summit held in Epe, Lagos State on February 28th and March 1st. I would like to share with readers my five takeaways from...

Wed Apr 11th, 2018     Read More →

Nigerian Army: Forgotten in the Bowels of Patriotism

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Every day, we spare time to pray for our beloved ones, mostly family members. Once in a while, we find time to express appreciation to a boss, who perhaps offered us a job and we say thank you to...

Wed Apr 11th, 2018     Read More →

Police advocate community involvement in fight against crime

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By Chinedu Adonu ENUGU—THE Nigeria Policing Programme (NPP) has revealed that community-based security system is most viable to tackle temporary security challenges facing the country. Team...

Wed Apr 11th, 2018     Read More →