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N-Power begins physical verification of 300,000 volunteers Dec. 4

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The 300,000 candidates pre-selected under the Federal Government’s N-Power Scheme will undergo its physical verification phase from Dec. 4 to Dec. 14 in the 774 local government areas of the...

Fri Nov 24th, 2017     Read More →

N-Power begins physical verification of 300,000 volunteers on Dec. 4

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Abuja – The 300,000 candidates pre-selected under the Federal Government’s N-Power Scheme will undergo its physical verification phase from Dec. 4 to Dec. 14 in the 774 local...

Fri Nov 24th, 2017     Read More →

Fire guts Katsina Customs office

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA—Some goods and vehicles seized by the Katsina Command of the Nigeria Customs Service were, yesterday, destroyed by an early morning fire that gutted part of the...

Fri Nov 24th, 2017     Read More →

Why we need to restructure Nigeria now — Ikokwu

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By Chioma Gabriel, Editor Special Features Second Republic politician and national Legal Adviser of defunct Nigeria Peoples Party , NPP, Chief Guy Ikokwu in this encounter urged that positive...

Fri Nov 24th, 2017     Read More →

Why we’re deploying ICT to drive ERGP – FG

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By Emmanuel Elebeke The Minister of Communication ,Barr Adebayo Shittu says the ministry is currently deploying ICT to drive the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan, ERGP being an enabler of every...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

2019: Buhari will fall in Katsina- Sen. Tsauri

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA- An aspirant for the position of National Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Umar Ibrahim Tsauri has said the party will defeat President Muhammadu...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

UNICEF tasks Nigeria on open defecation

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA—Chief, Water and Sanitation Section, United Nations Children’s Fund, UNCIEF, Nigeria, Zaid Jurji, has said Nigeria can no longer withstand open...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Nigeria ranks 3rd position in open defaecation – UNICEF Chief

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The United Nations Children Funds (UNICEF) says Nigeria is ranked third among the countries of the world where people still practise open defaecation. Mr Zaid Jurji, the UNICEF Chief of Water,...

Wed Nov 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Nigeria ranks 3rd position in open defaecation – UNICEF Chief

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The United Nations Children Funds (UNICEF) says Nigeria is ranked third among the countries of the world where people still practise open defaecation. Mr Zaid Jurji, the UNICEF Chief of Water,...

Wed Nov 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Crisis looms as Senate queries ‘unrealistic projections in MTEF’

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—STRONG indications emerged yesterday at the Senate that the implementation of the N8.612 trillion 2018 budget recently presented to the joint session of the National...

Wed Nov 22nd, 2017     Read More →

5m pupils get free meal in 19 states — Presidency

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—THE Presidency, yesterday, stated that over five million pupils in 28,249 schools in 19 states of the federation were currently being fed under the...

Tue Nov 21st, 2017     Read More →

Some APC leaders want to discredit President Buhari – Gov. Masari

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• Says North-West leads in illiteracy, ignorance, vices because of poor leadership • ‘Schools attended by foremost northern leaders have been ruined…but we are fixing...

Sun Nov 19th, 2017     Read More →

My wife, our quadruplet dead after I denied them antenatal care – Bereaved man

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• He didn’t have a dime to pay when his wife was brought in for delivery – Hospital CMD By Bashir Bello It was celebration galore in Katsina State when Gaje, the wife of Gora...

Sun Nov 19th, 2017     Read More →

2019: Why Micro zoning may ruin PDP chances

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The quest by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to regain power at the centre in the 2019 general elections depends on the outcome of its December 9 elective convention. This much has been stated...

Sat Nov 18th, 2017     Read More →

On el-Rufai, education, politics and GMB’s core states – Kabiru Muhammad Gwangwazo

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I am not surprised that Mr. President has commended Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el-Rufai’s uncommonly radical moves to sanitize education in GMB’s state of residence. That he points...

Fri Nov 17th, 2017     Read More →