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Headmaster under investigation for raping 4-yrs-old pupil

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – A Primary school headmaster, Sule Yusuf, has been remanded in a Katsina prison custody following an allegation that he had sex with a four year old boy. Yusuf,...

Wed Aug 16th, 2017     Read More →

Gov. Masari tasks NYSC members on service

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA—Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State, yesterday, told National Youth Service Corp, NYSC, members posted to the state to identify the problems of their host...

Wed Aug 16th, 2017     Read More →

IPOB to Okorocha: We can’t deceive millions of Biafrans

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Arewa youths blackmailing Northern leaders — GROUP By Vincent Ujumadu & Omeiza Ajayi THE Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, yesterday reacted to the statement credited to the Imo State...

Wed Aug 16th, 2017     Read More →

Timi Frank: A disaster from long ago

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If the International circuit has sufficient and informed access to events in Nigeria, particularly as it pertains to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), the word “Timifranking”...

Wed Aug 16th, 2017     Read More →

Localised thunderstorms, cloudy weather to prevail on Wednesday – NiMet

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted morning thunderstorms over the Central states on Wednesday with isolated thunderstorms over Bauchi, Jos, Kaduna, Mambila Plateau, Bida,...

Tue Aug 15th, 2017     Read More →

Headmaster in prison for homosexuality with 4-yrs-old pupil

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – A Primary school headmaster, Sule Yusuf, has been remanded in a Katsina prison custody following an allegation that he had sex with a four year old boy. Yusuf,...

Tue Aug 15th, 2017     Read More →

18 secondary school students nominated for US exchange programme

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By Victoria Ojeme ABUJA—The United States, U.S. Embassy has nominated 18 secondary school students from Nigeria to participate in the 2017 Youth Exchange Study (YES) scheme for one year...

Tue Aug 15th, 2017     Read More →

What our party, APC can learn from PDP – Ghali Na`Abba

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In this respect, credit must be given to the PDP. When I was in the House of Representatives, and at least for two years, from 1999 to 2001, we used to have caucus meetings of the party every...

Mon Aug 14th, 2017     Read More →

Raid on AFEX warehouse: We acted rightly, Police reply minister

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ABUJA—The Nigeria ABUJA—The Nigeria Police Force said, yesterday, it had a valid search warrant to search AFEX Commodities Exchange Limited warehouse in Zaria, Kaduna State.The News...

Mon Aug 14th, 2017     Read More →

Boko Haram: Open letter to Borno people

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I have deliberately quoted the above verse from the Quran, the Holy Book of Islam since the majority of Borno People are Muslims without ignoring the fact that there are other communities and...

Sun Aug 13th, 2017     Read More →

Notice of Quit: Katsina youth shuns Emir, supports move

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – A youth group under the aegis of Katsina State Progressive Youth Alliance has on Saturday rose from it meeting to declare it support and weight behind the quit...

Sun Aug 13th, 2017     Read More →

The phenomenon of Biafra (3)

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By Douglas Anele In the last two series we have described, albeit briefly, some of the critical events that led to the formation of Nigeria as a result of British imperialism mostly executed...

Sun Aug 13th, 2017     Read More →

It’s no crime for the President to be sick!, Buhari’s kinsmen tell hit #ReturnorResign protesters

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Daura, Katsina State, the home town of President Muhammadu Buhari, was one huge praying ground when Sunday Vanguard visited the place last Friday afternoon. Charly Boy leads Our Mumu Don Do...

Sun Aug 13th, 2017     Read More →

Still on NASS and Devolution of Powers

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This is certainly not the best of times for Nigeria. And most certainly not for the advocates of #OneNigeriaas the recent “No Devolution of Power” vote at the floor of the Senate and...

Sat Aug 12th, 2017     Read More →

Effiong: Biafra’s president, Nigerian hero

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He was the man saddled with the suicidal job of meeting with the Nigerians after Biafra had lost steam. General Philip Asuquo Effiong was already a soldier the year Col. Olusegun Obasanjo was...

Sat Aug 12th, 2017     Read More →