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2019: Buhari by God’s grace will declare his intention for re-election – Sen Kurfi

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By Chris Ochayi ABUJA – The Vice Chairman, Senate Committee on Finance, Senator Umaru Ibrahim Kurfi, said he was optimistic President Mohammadu Buhari will soon declare his intention to seek...

Sun Feb 25th, 2018     Read More →

Presidential Villa roundup for Feb. 18 to Feb. 24, 2018

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On Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, President Buhari received Katsina State Senior Citizen’s Forum in his country home in Daura. In his remarks to the Forum, the President called on all citizens of...

Sun Feb 25th, 2018     Read More →

PDP rejects INEC’s 8-man committee on underage voters

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…Queries non-inclusion of Katsina in inquest By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said it has rejected in its totality, the composition and scope of the eight-man...

Sun Feb 25th, 2018     Read More →

297,000 vulnerable households get stipends in 20 states — Uwais

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Mrs Maryam Uwais, presidential aide on National Social Investment Programmes (NSIP), says that the Federal Government has captured 455,000 vulnerable households in the National Social...

Sun Feb 25th, 2018     Read More →

We distil water, hatch eggs, bake bread with power from the sun — Five secondary school students

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By Bashir Bello Some students of Government College (Day Wing – Senior), Funtua, Katsina State are being celebrated after they innovated a solar thermal collector system. The students, five...

Sun Feb 25th, 2018     Read More →

In Tinubu we trust APC reconciliation

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Even though the president has played his own part by appointing Asiwaju to drive the rebuilding process, we must recognize the fact that the Jagaban is embarking on the assignment at a time the...

Sun Feb 25th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari/APC govt characterised by incompetence and corruption – 1

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By Dele Sobowale “A leader is best when people barely know he exists…worst when they despise him.” Loa-tsy, 6th Century Chinese philosopher. After trying to be president three...

Sun Feb 25th, 2018     Read More →

#DapchiGirls: A sense of Déjà vu – Reno

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When the Chibok Girls were kidnapped by Boko Haram in 2014, the then opposition All Progressive Congress condemned the Jonathan administration most stridently for not swinging to action...

Sat Feb 24th, 2018     Read More →

Hausa, Arewa communities pledge support for unity of Nigeria

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Ibadan – The Hausa Community in Ibadan on Saturday pledged its unflinching support for a united Nigeria, cautioning all citizens to eschew acts detrimental to the nation’s unity, peace...

Sat Feb 24th, 2018     Read More →

Don’t compromise, fail to tell leaders the truth, Sultan tells Islamic leaders

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – The Sultan of Sokoto and President-General, Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, Alh. Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar III, on Friday told Islamic leaders...

Fri Feb 23rd, 2018     Read More →

INEC planning to rig 2019 polls – PDP

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…Vows to expose commission’s wrongdoings By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has again called to question the competence of the Independent National Electoral...

Fri Feb 23rd, 2018     Read More →

APC governors to meet with Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari is billed to meet with state governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Thursday night at the conference hall, Presidential Villa, Abuja. President Muhammadu...

Thu Feb 22nd, 2018     Read More →

2019: APC governors meet President Buhari tonight

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President Muhammadu Buhari is billed to meet with state governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) tonight at the conference hall of the Wife of the President, Presidential Villa,...

Thu Feb 22nd, 2018     Read More →

PDP BoT meeting ongoing at Wadata

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-The Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is currently meeting at the party’s national secretariat, Wadata Plaza, Abuja. From the left, Deputy...

Thu Feb 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Army Chief, Buratai to commission 17 brigade office in Katsina

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Yusuf Buratai on Thursday to commission 17 Brigade Nigerian Army in Katsina. The office is situated along WTC road, Katsina....

Thu Feb 22nd, 2018     Read More →