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Many abandoned roads became federal roads through corrupt influence of govs, ministers, lawmakers — Ex-Gov Attah

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•Lagos-Kano-Calabar railway projects on course – Amaechi • Fashola: Financial institutions to invest in road infrastructure • 430+ buses financed by us driving Lagos BRT...

Sun Feb 11th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria and the curse of Sisyphus (4)

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By Douglas Anele The second is the war against corruption. In his book cited earlier, Max Siollun lists the names of prominent Nigerians allegedly guilty of corrupt enrichment and whose money and...

Sun Feb 11th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari has done more for Igbo, Yoruba than for northerners- — Shittu, Communication Minister

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By Bashir Adefaka Minister of Communication, Dr. Adebayo Shittu, says he would make no new comments about former President Olusegun Obasanjo, who not only wrote an 18-page letter in which he...

Sun Feb 11th, 2018     Read More →

Herdsmen crisis: Emir Sanusi in talks with Miyetti Allah, others

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Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Lamido Sanusi II, Lamido of Adamawa Muhammadu Barkindo Musdafa, Professor Ango Abdullahi and Dr. Aliyu Tilde have met with the leadership of various Fulani socio-cultural...

Sun Feb 11th, 2018     Read More →

Onuesoke hails Gandoje’s plan to relocate herdsmen to Kano

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Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke, has commended the plan of Governor Abdullah Umar Ganduje to bring peace to the Middle Belt by asking Fulani herdsmen to relocate...

Sun Feb 11th, 2018     Read More →

LG polls: Ganduje lauds electorate for peaceful conduct

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Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State on Saturday commended electorate for their peaceful conduct during the local government elections in Kano state. He gave the commendation shortly after casting...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

Late arrival of election materials may mar Kano LG polls

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Kano – Late arrival of election materials may mar the local government elections in Kano state. A man on horseback waits outside the Kofar Mata Eid Ground to join the Emir of Kano’s...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

Kano LG election: ‘I will remain here in the queue until I cast my vote’

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Kano – The local government elections on Saturday in Kano state recorded low turnout of voters across the state. A Correspondent who monitored the election reports that while voting was yet...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

Kano LG election: We have since overcome ‘ hitches’ – KANSIEC

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Kano – Prof. Garba Ibrahim Sheka, the Chairman of Kano State Independent Electoral Commission (KANSIEC) has attributed the delay in the arrival of materials to polling centres to what he...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

Murtata, Maimalari and mystery of 13 – Emeka Obasi

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Young Murtala Mohammed was barely 13 when Cadet officer, Zakari Maimalari, became part of Intake 10 of the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst, England in September, 1951. The former was at the...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

Dangote’s daughter to marry Ex-Police IG’s son

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The forthcoming union of the daughter of Africa’s richest billionaire, Aliko Dangote and the pilot son of former Inspector General (IG) of Police, MD Abubakar, promises to be the mother of...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

`Wizkid FC’ Nike Jersey sets twitter on abuzz

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The Star Boy jersey, “Wizid FC”, an official jersey of Nigerian Musician, Ayodeji Balogun a.k.a Wizkid, unveiled by International Sport wear Nike, has set twitter on fire. `Wizkid...

Fri Feb 9th, 2018     Read More →

Political Survival: Saraki, Dogara take battle to Buhari

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What could be the most outstanding political showdown between the legislative and executive arms of government is gradually unfolding as the National Assembly digs deep in its effort to railroad...

Fri Feb 9th, 2018     Read More →

I am a member of APC, I cannot keep quiet when my people are being annihilated, Ortom tells Fayose

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BY PETER DURU MAKURDI – Governor Samuel Ortom has promised to comply and obey the agitation of the people of the state if they ask him to leave the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, for...

Thu Feb 8th, 2018     Read More →

Fire razes 30 temporary shops at GSM market Kano

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No fewer than 30 temporary shops (makeshifts) were destroyed following an early morning fire outbreak near the GSM market at Farm Centre in Kano metropolis. The spokesman of the State Fire...

Thu Feb 8th, 2018     Read More →