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Buhari orders IGP, Defence Chief to probe Kaduna killing

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As families bury 18 killed by armed bandits By Johnbosco Agbakwuru & Bashir Bello PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday directed the Acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu and...

Thu May 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Katsina buries 18 farmers killed by bandits

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA—Residents of Katsina State, yesterday, buried the remains of 18 persons killed by bandits in Yargamji village of Batsari Local Government Area of the state. Chief...

Thu May 23rd, 2019     Read More →

North Central leads with open defecation In Nigeria – UNICEF 

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… Says Jigawa, Bauchi, Katsina, top three states with open defecation free communities By Femi Bolaji and Bashir Bello The United Nations Children Fund, UNICEF, has said 16 million people...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

I must secure Kastina now, Buhari vows

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By Nwafor Sunday Angered with the killings in Kastina on Tuesday, President Muhammadu Buhari, Wednesday instructed the Acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar Adamu and Chief of...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Katsina buries 18 killed by armed bandits

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By Bashir Bello Residents of Katsina State have on Wednesday buried remains of 18 persons killed by armed bandits in Yargamji village of Batsari local government area of the state. Chief Imam of...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Yoruba group lauds PMB over strong economic, security team to reclaim Nigeria’s glory

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The Progressive Yoruba Youth Council, PYYC, has lauded the President Muhammadu Buhrai-led government for building a strong economic and security team to reclaim the nation’s lost glory. The...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Buhari, ministers hold valedictory FEC session today

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President Muhammadu Buhari will preside over the valedictory session of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), on Wednesday, exactly a week before his inauguration for another four-year...

Wed May 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Bandits kill 34 in three LGAs in Katsina

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – No fewer than thirty-four persons were reportedly killed on Tuesday by armed bandits who invaded three local governments areas of Batsari, Danmusa and Faskari in...

Tue May 21st, 2019     Read More →

Police uncover alleged plans to disrupt May 29 inauguration in Ogun

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA – The Ogun State Police Command on Tuesday said it has uncovered plans by some individuals to forment trouble across the state with a view to disrupting the...

Tue May 21st, 2019     Read More →

Transport fares spike in April

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By Elizabeth Adegbesan Despite the decline in the price of premium motor spirit (PMS) also known as petrol, the average fare paid by passengers for bus journey intercity, air journey and journey...

Tue May 21st, 2019     Read More →

Benue killings: Buhari Media Organization, Benue govt in hot exchange

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By Peter Duru Makurdi—Benue State government has described the Buhari Media Organization, BMO, as a group made up of political jobbers jostling for appointments from the Presidency, the...

Tue May 21st, 2019     Read More →

APPOINTMENTS: Buhari favoured South more than North – Records

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•South gets 52.4%, North 47.6% •Ikokwu, Ozekhome, ABC Nwosu, others speak By Clifford Ndujihe, Henry Umoru, Dirisu Yakubu & Olayinka Ajayi IF the contents of classified records were...

Tue May 21st, 2019     Read More →

Give us security votes to end insecurity, Iwo monarch tells FG

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OSOGBO – THE Oluwo of Iwoland in Osun State, Oba Adbulrasheed Akanbi, Monday, called on the Federal Government to make provision for security votes for the traditional institution to help...

Mon May 20th, 2019     Read More →

Nasarawa NYSC mourns Kogi coordinator

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Lafia – Mrs Zainab Isah, Coordinator of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Nasarawa State has expressed sadness over the death of Mrs Oludolapo Ahile, the Kogi NYSC coordinator. NYSC...

Mon May 20th, 2019     Read More →

Thank God, May 29 is no longer Democracy Day

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GOVERNOR Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State is a learned lawyer. He meant well for the state. One of the most laudable steps he took was signing into law the bill establishing the Public Property...

Mon May 20th, 2019     Read More →