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Customs seize 1,367 bags of foreign rice, other items in Katsina

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The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) in Katsina State says it seized 1,367 bags of foreign rice and other items with a Duty Paid Value of N61 million from smugglers. The Command’s Area...

Mon Nov 18th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari returns to Abuja 2 days ahead of schedule

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President Muhammadu Buhari has cut short his two-week private visit to London by two days as he arrived the Presidential Wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja on Friday...

Sat Nov 16th, 2019     Read More →

Cleric, sister in court for allegedly stealing 8-month-old baby

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The police on Friday arraigned a cleric, Stanley Maduka,40 and his sister, Glory Uma, 50, in an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court for allegedly stealing an 8-month-old baby boy. The police charged ...

Fri Nov 15th, 2019     Read More →

LMC to unveil ‘big NPFL deal’

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The League Management Company (LMC) is set for a big announcement tomorrow, an official of the body managing the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) has revealed.The league, which kicked...

Tue Nov 5th, 2019     Read More →

‘We lose N100m yearly to tax defaulters’

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The chairman of Katsina Board of Internal Revenue, Aminu Abdulmumini, at the weekend said the state was losing N100 million yearly to tax defaulters. He noted that several wealthy persons were...

Mon Nov 4th, 2019     Read More →

‘Rehab Centres have no connection with Islam, Northern leaders’ legacies’ 

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The Joint Action Committee of Northern Youth Associations and Islamic clerics have said that the rehabilitation centres from where security agencies rescued youths recently in the region have...

Sun Nov 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Dadiyata still missing 90 days after 'abduction'

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Nigerian government critic Abubakar Idris, popularly known as Dadiyata, is still missing three months after he was abducted from his home at Barnawa area of Kaduna State on August 1. “As he...

Fri Nov 1st, 2019     Read More →

FG can’t dictate to states on minimum wage — Govs

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Say states’ll pay according to capacity Deduction of N614bn bailout funds from states’ accounts begun Govs ‘re simply looking for trouble, we ‘re ready for...

Tue Oct 29th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari, Magoro and the reunion of class of ‘84/85 (2)

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By Eric Teniola President Muhammadu Buhari At that time Mallam Maina Abdullahi Wada (66) from Katsina State kept on appealing to us.Sworn-in on that day as Minsters were Domkat Bali (Defence),...

Tue Oct 29th, 2019     Read More →

We employed prayer warriors to pray for firefighting trucks ― Huan, FFS spokesperson

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Ugo Huan Deputy Superintendent of Fire, DSF Ugo Huan is the Public Relations Officer of the Federal Fire Service, FFS. In this brief chat with Omeiza Ajayi, she speaks on the efforts of the...

Mon Oct 28th, 2019     Read More →

Pity the presidential economic advisory council.

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“Fighting for lost causes is sure way to destruction.” — Anonymous (VANGUARD BOOK OF QUOTATIONS, VBQ p 60). By Dele Sobowale L-R; Vice President Yemi Osinabjo SAN chats the...

Mon Oct 28th, 2019     Read More →

FG launches garment factory for security agencies

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Garment Line The Federal Government has launched a modern garment factory to produce uniforms for the armed forces and other security agencies in the country. This is to ensure standardisation and...

Sun Oct 27th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari departs to Saudi Arabia today

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President Muhammadu Buhari By Johnbosco Agbakwuru PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari will today depart Abuja for Riyadh, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, to attend the third edition of the Future Investment...

Sun Oct 27th, 2019     Read More →

Appeal Court validates Benue lawmaker’s election

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Peter Duru -Makurdi The Court of Appeal sitting in Makurdi, Benue State, at the weekend reaffirmed the election of a member representing Katsina-Ala/Ukum/Logo constituency in the House of...

Sat Oct 26th, 2019     Read More →

Akpeyi, Okoye Or Ezenwa: Who replaces Uzoho?

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Uzoho-Ezenwa-Akpeyi For about 160 minutes, the goalkeeping situation of the Super Eagles looked to be temporarily over until the unfortunate incident happened on that fateful night at the...

Sat Oct 26th, 2019     Read More →