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Police rescue 6 kidnapped teenage girls in Katsina

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The police in Katsina State has rescued six kidnapped teenage girls in Batsari Local Government Area of the state. In a statement signed by its Spokesman, SP Gambo Isah, in Katsina on Thursday,...

Thu Jan 2nd, 2020     Read More →

Kano, Katsina, Bauchi join states paying new minimum wage

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Kano, Katsina and Bauchi states yesterday announced they had approved payment of the new minimum wage. Other states that have declared willingness to pay are Kaduna, Borno, Kebbi, Adamawa, Jigawa...

Thu Jan 2nd, 2020     Read More →

Appeal Court okays Kano division for speedy dispensation of justice

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The Court of Appeal has approved the opening of a division in Kano to facilitate access to and speedy dispensation of justice in the country. The branch of the appellate court, which is to begin...

Tue Dec 31st, 2019     Read More →

Katsina presents proposal to negotiation team on new wage

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Katsina State government has presented before a negotiating team a tabulated proposal of what it hopes to pay as new wage for its workforce. The proposal was presented by state Joint Committee for...

Tue Dec 31st, 2019     Read More →

Journalists advised to fact check to curb fake news, hate speech

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Media experts have enjoined journalists to master and understand professional ethics, as well as synergise the advantage of innovative fact checking mechanisms, with a view to combating fake news...

Mon Dec 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Former Nigerian head of state to lead Ganduje-Sanusi reconciliation move

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The former head of state General Abdulsalam Abubakar is leading a new reconciliation committee that is looking to end the rift between Kano State governor Umar Ganduje and the Emir of Kano...

Mon Dec 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Military operation to flush out militants in Benue, two other states, winds down

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The Nigeria Defense Headquarters (DHQ), on Friday, said that Operation Whirl Stroke (OPWS), had achieved its set mandate and would wind down in phases. The Acting Director, Defence Information,...

Sat Dec 21st, 2019     Read More →

Esu strikes happy notes on Dakkada’s Big games mentality

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Dakkada and Enyimba are among the top teams in the NPFL this season.Dakkada International FC is turning out the big revelation of the 2019/20 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season in...

Fri Dec 20th, 2019     Read More →

Supreme Court upholds election victory of eight governors

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Eight state governors heaved a sigh of relief yesterday as the Supreme Court upheld their victory at the polls. They are: Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu; Oyo State, Seyi Makinde; Akwa...

Thu Dec 19th, 2019     Read More →

Second chance for Bala Usman

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It fills one with pathos that an institution of the Nigerian state should confer honour and recognition on the ultimate anti-establishment man, the late Dr Bala Yusufu Usman. Few weeks ago,...

Thu Dec 19th, 2019     Read More →

Council advocates amendment of CRFFN Act

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The Governing Council on Regulation of Freight Forwarders of Nigeria (CRFFN) said the review of the Act establishing the council would promote ease of doing business for effective...

Sun Dec 15th, 2019     Read More →

Masari seeks assistance on education, agric, others from Norway

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Norwegian Ambassador to Nigeria, Jens-Petter Kjemprud (left) receiving Katsina State Governor, Aminu Masari, during a visit to the envoy in Abuja…yesterday. Katsina State Governor, Aminu...

Thu Dec 12th, 2019     Read More →

Four things you should do when one swallows poison

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By David O Royal An award-winning Medical Doctor, Bobby Egemba popularly known as Aproko Doctor on Twitter has suggested a few ways one can prevent further harms on the body system when a person...

Mon Dec 9th, 2019     Read More →

Katsina govt. spends N208m on payment of WAEC fees—Commissioner

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The Katsina State Government has spent over N208 million on the payment of WAEC examination fees for 21,589 candidates in 2019. The Commissioner of Education, Prof. Badamasi Lawal, made the...

Sun Dec 8th, 2019     Read More →

Katsina state government spends N208m on payment of WAEC fees —Commissioner

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The Katsina State Government has spent over N208 million on the payment of WAEC examination fees for 21,589 candidates in 2019. The Commissioner of Education, Prof. Badamasi Lawal, made the...

Sun Dec 8th, 2019     Read More →