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CHAN 2018 Final: Super Eagles XI vs Morocco

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1. Oladele Ajiboye 2. Osas Okoro 3. Utin Udoh 4. Kalu Orji (C) 5. Stephen Eze 6. Rabiu Ali 7. Emeka Atuloma 8. Dayo Ojo 9. Emeka Ogbugh 10. Okechukwu Gabriel 11. Peter Moses Eneji

Sun Feb 4th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Daura youths beg Buhari to recontest

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Barely weeks after the former President Olusegun Obasanjo wrote a letter to President Muhammadu Buhari telling him to go home and forget 2019 elections, residents...

Sat Feb 3rd, 2018     Read More →

We need to recruit 54 Medical Consultants, 600 auxiliary staff – Masari

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The Katsina State government has announced plans to recruit 54 Medical Consultants for its hospitals across the state. Governor Masari Gov. Aminu Masari made the disclosure when he received the...

Sat Feb 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Was Ex NIA DG set up to pave way for Buhari’s Northernization agenda? – Reno

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There are three intelligence agencies in Nigeria, namely DSS, NIA and DIA. Each of them are headed by Northern Muslims. Two out of the three are from the same Katsina state as President Buhari....

Sat Feb 3rd, 2018     Read More →

IGP appears before Senate c’ttee behind closed door

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THE Inspector- General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris yesterday engaged in a Marathon meeting with the Senate following the heinous killings of 73 people in Benue state by suspected Fulani herdsmen...

Sat Feb 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: INEC fixes Feb. 10th for re-run election in Katsina Rep. Seat

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has on Friday fixed February 10th for the re-run election for Mashi/Dutsi Federal constituency of the House of...

Fri Feb 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria, Niger plan joint refinery, to sign agreement soon

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By Udeme Akpan & Prince Okafor NIGERIA and Niger Republic have concluded plans to establish a new oil refinery to meet the petroleum products needs of the two nations. refinery The...

Fri Feb 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Nigeria, Niger plan joint refinery, to sign agreement soon

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Nigeria and Niger have concluded plans to establish a new oil refinery to meet the petroleum products needs of the two nations. The multi-million dollar plant will be located in the border town...

Thu Feb 1st, 2018     Read More →

Militias’ spiritual leader killed in Benue

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Notorious native doctor, Tordue Gber (Tiv Swem), who allegedly acts as a spiritual adviser to wanted armed criminal militias, has been killed. He was killed by the military in a operation at...

Thu Feb 1st, 2018     Read More →

Obasanjo plotting Buhari’s downfall like he did Yar’Adua’s, says Abba Ali

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Senator representing Katsina in the second republic, Senator Abba Ali has accused the former President Olusegun Obasanjo of plotting the downfall of President...

Thu Feb 1st, 2018     Read More →

Troops kill ‘Spiritual Counsellor’ to Gana, wanted Benue crime lord

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA—TROOPS of the Nigerian Army have killed a famous spiritual leader in Benue State during a raid on his shrine at Tor-Dunga town, Katsina-Ala Local Government Area of...

Thu Feb 1st, 2018     Read More →

Between Ahmed Abubakar and the mob

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By Chuks Okagbue ON Wednesday January 10, 2018, President Muhammed Buhari appointed Mr. Ahmed Abubakar as the substantive Director General, DG, of the National Intelligence Agency, NIA. His...

Thu Feb 1st, 2018     Read More →

No tolerance for killings, kidnappings anymore – Buhari

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By Kingsley Omonobi, Ola Ajayi, Egufe Yafugborhi, Peter Duru, Davies Iheamnachor, &Adeola Badru …Herdsmen, N-Delta militants, kidnapping, threats to peace — FG …As herdsmen...

Wed Jan 31st, 2018     Read More →

Communal clashes, herders, bandit attacks threaten Benue — CP

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The Commissioner of Police in Benue, Mr Fatai Owoseni, has admitted that the state is under threats of attacks from herdsmen, communal clashes and armed bandits. Owoseni stated this on Tuesday in...

Tue Jan 30th, 2018     Read More →

Masari drums support for President Buhari

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Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State, on Monday, urged Nigerians to support the change agenda of President Muhammadu Buhari to fast track national development. The governor made the call in Katsina...

Mon Jan 29th, 2018     Read More →