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Gov Masari to INEC: Extend deadline for voters registration

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA—Following the expiration of the continuous voters registration, CVR, by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State...

Tue Sep 4th, 2018     Read More →

Gov. Masari, Transcorp MD nominated to receive prestigious 2018 ‘Peace Achievers Award’

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The Executive Governor of Katsina state, Rt. Hon. Aminu Bello Masari, and the Managing Director of Nigeria 5 Star Transcorp Hilton hotel, Mr. Valentine Ozigbo, have been nominated as award...

Mon Sep 3rd, 2018     Read More →

NPC selects 37 communities for Demographic Health Survey in Katsina State

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The National Population Commission (NPC) has selected 37 communities in Katsina State for the conduct of the 2018 Nigeria Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS) in the state. The NPC Federal...

Mon Sep 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Gastroenteritis claims 15 in Kastina

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An outbreak of gastroenteritis has claimed 15 lives in Charanchi Local Government Area of Katsina State, an official said on Sunday. Gastroenteritis is an inflammation of the stomach and intestine...

Mon Sep 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Bacterial infection strikes Buhari’s state, kills 15

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Authorities on Sunday confirmed 15 deaths due to what an official suspected to be cases of gastroenteritis in Charanchi Local Government Area of Katsina State. The Transition Committee Chairman...

Sun Sep 2nd, 2018     Read More →

2019: With direct primary, APC frees Buhari from govs’ apron strings

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By Omeiza Ajayi After days of political engagements, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) last Thursday, finally arrived at at a “consensus” on the mode of election during its...

Sun Sep 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Light rains expected in Lagos, Port Harcourt, Calabar, Eket …- NiMet

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Thunderstorms, heavy rains expected on Sunday — NiMet Abuja – The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted monsoonal rains, expected to keep the country under wet...

Sat Sep 1st, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Again, cholera outbreak kills 15, dozens hospitalized in Katsina

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Fresh cholera outbreak on Saturday morning in Charanchi local government of Katsina State has killed not fewer than 15 persons. Information gathered from the area...

Sat Sep 1st, 2018     Read More →

Yar’adua Center set to train 3,800 youths annually

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The Umaru Musa Yar’adua Human Development Centre in Katsina is to annually train about 3,800 youths on Computer-Based Testing (CBT) and other skills. The President of the centre, Mr Muttaqa...

Sat Sep 1st, 2018     Read More →

Direct Primaries frees President Buhari from apron strings of Govs

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By Omeiza Ajayi In the prelude to its primary election in Osun state, the All Progressives Congress APC had jettisoned its long-standing mode of picking its candidates through the delegate process...

Sat Sep 1st, 2018     Read More →

It’s time for Southern Borno to produce governor — Adamu

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By Ndahi Marama Hon. Yusuf Adamu was one time the Secretary of the Defunct All Nigeria Peoples Party, ANPP during Governor Ali Modu Sheriff’s tenure in the state. He was also Caretaker...

Sat Sep 1st, 2018     Read More →

National interest supercedes individual rights – S-Court

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The Supreme Court of Nigeria, June 8, 2007 Justices Aloysius Iyorgyer , Katsina-Alu, Niki Tobi, Francis Fedode, Tabai, Ibrahim Tanko, Muhammad, Pius Olayiwola, Aderemi, Anthony Ikechukwu...

Fri Aug 31st, 2018     Read More →

FG commissions Maska Earth Dam for farmers, herders use in Katsina

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By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA- THE Federal Government has commissioned the long-awaited Maska Earth Dam for farmers, herders use in Katsina State. This was contained in a statement signed by the...

Fri Aug 31st, 2018     Read More →

Direct primaries : We won’t accept regional imperialism in APC – Marwa, Salihu

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By Kingsley Omonobi & Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA — Ahead of today’s National Executive Committee, NEC, meeting of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, some leaders of the party from...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria, Britain sign pact on security, economic devt

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…As FG cancels FEC meeting …2019: I’m out for free, fair, credible polls, Buhari assures British PM, May By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA — PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari,...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →