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Five units of mobile policemen, others deploy to beef up security in Katsina

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Not less than five units of mobile policemen and other regular policemen have been mobilized and deployed from neighboring states to give helping hand to Katsina...

Wed Sep 13th, 2017     Read More →

A-Court okays Shema’s trial; says he should be given access to documents

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By Ben Agande Kaduna—The Appeal Court sitting in Kaduna, yesterday, held that a state government has the right to give a fiat to a federal agency to prosecute any individual for any offence....

Wed Sep 13th, 2017     Read More →

Past and present wahala of Decree 34 of 1966 (2)

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By Eric Teniola AT the time General Johnson Thomas Umunnakwe Aguiyi Ironsi(1924-1966)promulgated Decree 34 in 1966, there were only nine members of the Supreme Military Council. They include Vice...

Tue Sep 12th, 2017     Read More →

President Buhari didn’t snub Ganduje in Daura – Presidency

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The Presidency has described as false the social media report that President Muhammadu Buhari refused to grant audience to Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State during the recent Eid-el-Kabir...

Mon Sep 11th, 2017     Read More →

Board arrests 1,429 beggars in Kano within 8 months

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The Kano State Hisbah Board arrested 1,429 beggars for violating the law banning street begging, between January and August, according to Malam Dahiru Muhammed, an official of the board. Muhammed,...

Mon Sep 11th, 2017     Read More →

Nigeria remains the best place to invest, anywhere in the world — Chairman, BUA Group

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The journey of the Nigerian integrated cement manufacturing, which took a new course just over a decade ago, has seen Nigeria move from a nation with under 3 million tonnes of production capacity...

Mon Sep 11th, 2017     Read More →

BEST OF AFAC 2017: Lion appears in AFAC 2017

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This is not a joke. It is a real lion, not caged, not chained, not isolated. The lion first belonged to the former Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Coomassie, before the ex-top cop donated the...

Mon Sep 11th, 2017     Read More →

Maths is like magic, says Cowbellpedia contestant

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CRITICAL thinking is all that is required to make Mathematics easy for students. This is the submission of Joseph Agom, a semi-finalist in the on-going 2017 Cowbellpedia Secondary Schools...

Sun Sep 10th, 2017     Read More →

The illness, the recovery, the future: Why Buhari is alive

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•The President in the eyes of his people •The Emir’s 2019 prayer By Bashir Bello EVERY year, President Muhammadu Buhari celebrates the Muslim big Sallah, known as Eid-el-Kabir, in...

Sun Sep 10th, 2017     Read More →

19 died in an auto crash

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The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says 19 persons have died in a ghastly motor accident along Kano – Katsina Road. The Public Relations Officer of the FRSC Sector Command in the state, Mr...

Sat Sep 9th, 2017     Read More →

Auto crash claims 19 lives in Kano State

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Kano – The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says 19 persons have died in a ghastly motor accident along Kano – Katsina Road. The Public Relations Officer of the FRSC Sector Command in...

Sat Sep 9th, 2017     Read More →

How Gowon broke one north

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By Emeka Obasi Politics throws itself up in various forms leaving those who think they are professional politicians losing out without realising their place in the new order until it becomes way...

Sat Sep 9th, 2017     Read More →

Katsina Govt. promotes 19,600 teachers,interviews 1,900-Official

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Katsina State Government says it has promoted 19,600 teachers as part of effort to enhance teachers’ welfare and boost education sector. Alhaji Lawal Buhari, the Executive Chairman of the...

Fri Sep 8th, 2017     Read More →

I cut grass to support myself go to school – Gov. Masari

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina on Thursday while charging students to seize every positive opportunity at their disposal to improve on their education, said...

Thu Sep 7th, 2017     Read More →

Gov Masari’s aide’s daughter dies in Katsina inferno

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA— AN inferno, Tuesday night, has claimed the life of a teenage girl, Aisha Jigama, daughter of the state Director of Protocol, Babangida in Katsina State. Aisha, 17,...

Thu Sep 7th, 2017     Read More →