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Insecurity: Nigeria at war, Reps tell Buhari

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Say security chiefs, IGP have failed Nigerians •Pass 80 resolutions on security issues in 3 years •Set up c’ttee to take data of security personnel in the country •Use...

Fri Jul 13th, 2018     Read More →

Fayose’s intimidation : Hundreds of Katsina PDP members in solidarity protest

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Hundred of supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Katsina State led by it Chairman, Hon. Salisu Majigiri on Thursday defy rainfall to stage a solidarity...

Thu Jul 12th, 2018     Read More →

Executive Order No. 6 of 2018: Between corruption and national security

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WHEN he ran to be Nigeria’s president for the fourth time in 2014, Muhammadu Buhari pleaded that he was a converted democrat. Since Nigerians granted him his wish in 2015, he appears to have...

Thu Jul 12th, 2018     Read More →

R-APC petitions INEC to invalidate Oshiomhole, 17 others’ election as APC national officers

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor Reformed All Progressives Congress, R-APC, has petitioned Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to invalidate the election of Comrade Adams...

Thu Jul 12th, 2018     Read More →

13-yr-old victim of sodomy cuts off Inspector’s manhood in Katsina

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA—AN Inspector (names withheld) has lost his manhood while sodomising a 13-year-old boy in Tudun Markabu, Faskari Local Government Area of Katsina State. A source in...

Thu Jul 12th, 2018     Read More →

Update: R-APC petitions INEC to invalidate Oshiomhole, 17 others’ election as APC national officers

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The Reformed All Progressives Congress, R-APC has petitioned the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC to invalidate the election of Comrade Adams Oshiomhole as national chairman of the...

Wed Jul 11th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Police Inspector lost manhood in sodomy in Katsina

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Nemesis has caught up with a police inspector (name yet to be ascertained) at Faskari local government area of Katsina, when he lost his manhood during sodomy with...

Wed Jul 11th, 2018     Read More →

PenCom verifies prospective FG retirees in Northwest

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NO fewer than 1000 prospective federal workers due to retire between January 1 and December 31, 2019 from the Northwest zone of the country last week converged on Kaduna for the pre-retirement...

Wed Jul 11th, 2018     Read More →

Proposed Cattle Colonies and inevitable acquisition of land: Legal implications

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By Afe Babalola “As herdsmen are in reality business men engaged in the business of cattle rearing for their own personal financial gain I do not see how the provision of land for the...

Wed Jul 11th, 2018     Read More →

APC presidential aspirant, Ogbonnia blasts Kwankwanso for ‘chickening out’

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor All Progressives Congress, APC presidential aspirant, Dr. SKC Ogbonnia has blasted the immediate past governor of Kano State, Senator Rabiu Kwankwanso over his...

Tue Jul 10th, 2018     Read More →

Customs arrest 7 suspected smugglers in Katsina

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The Kaduna/Katsina Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has arrested seven persons suspected of smuggling foreign rice and other contraband into the country. Customs CG, Hameed Ali Mr...

Tue Jul 10th, 2018     Read More →

Alleged N11bn fraud: Court accepts witness’s report against ex-Katsina gov, Shema

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA—The Katsina State High Court, yesterday accepted report and document presented before it by principal witness as evidence against the former Governor, Ibrahim Shehu...

Tue Jul 10th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari will win without R-APC members — Sen Abu Ibrahim

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Senator Abu Ibrahim, All Progressives Congress, APC, Katsina South, is one of the closest associates of President Muhammadu Buhari having journeyed with him from the All Nigeria People’s...

Mon Jul 9th, 2018     Read More →

$25bn Oil contract scam: PDP challenges Buhari to speak up

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has charged President Muhammadu Buhari to speak up on allegations of illegal award of oil contracts worth $25 billion (N9...

Mon Jul 9th, 2018     Read More →

You are complacent, hypocritical, Jokolo blasts Sultan, northern elites over Dasuki

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A former Aide de Camp (ADC) to President Muhammadu Buhari when he was Governor of Gongola and Military Head of State, Alhaji Al-Mustapha Haruna Jokolo has lambasted the Sultan of Sokoto, Saad...

Sun Jul 8th, 2018     Read More →