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How Operation Python Dance shattered peace programme

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… IPOB, Arewa Youths, OPC, Niger Delta militants disappointed …Allen Onyema also opens up on ownership of Peace Airline …I have never met Patience Jonathan …Women are...

Sat Oct 27th, 2018     Read More →

New Electoral Act: INEC rules out e-Voting in 2019, says time too short

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•79 parties to field presidential candidates in 2019 •1,803 vie for Senate, 4548 for Reps seats •We didn’t receive APC list for Zamfara, says INEC By Omeiza Ajayi No fewer...

Sat Oct 27th, 2018     Read More →

Executive Order 5 meant to improve local content-Minister

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Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, says Executive Order 5, is meant to improve local content. Adamu spoke in Calabar at the 16th International Conference and Annual General Meeting of...

Sat Oct 27th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria loses $25bn to foreign ship owners in 3 yrs – Shippers Council

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The Executive Secretary of Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC), Mr Hassan Bello, said on Friday that Nigeria lost 25 billion dollars to foreign ship owners between 2015 and 2017. L-R: Mr Hassan Bello,...

Fri Oct 26th, 2018     Read More →

Nigerians to Buhari: Show us your WAEC, other academic credentials

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By Anthony Ogbonna Major General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd), Reactions have continued to trail President Muhammadu Buhari’s claim again that his academic credentials are with the Nigerian...

Fri Oct 26th, 2018     Read More →

Drama as Nigerian writes Army, requests speedy release of Buhari’s certificates

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A Nigerian and aide to the immediate past Governor of Ekiti state, Lere Olayinka, has written to the Nigerian army, requesting a speedy release of the academic credentials of President Muhammadu...

Fri Oct 26th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Buhari fails to provide WAEC certificate, says “all my academic credentials with military”

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By Anthony Ogbonna President Muhammadu Buhari who is the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has again, failed to provide his academic credentials to the Independent...

Fri Oct 26th, 2018     Read More →

24 die in Benue, Lafia boat mishaps

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By Peter Duru & David Odama Makurdi—About 20 persons, Wednesday night, drowned in a boat mishap when a canoe conveying them across River Katsina capsized at the Buruku section of the...

Fri Oct 26th, 2018     Read More →

Masari directs councils, security agents to secure lives, property of Katsina residents

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Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina state has directed security agencies to liaise with the 34 local government councils and traditional rulers to secure lives and property in the state. He announced the...

Thu Oct 25th, 2018     Read More →

Need for better nutrition funding

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WHILE malnutrition constitutes a serious setback to the socio-economic development of a nation, sustainable growth in Nigeria cannot be achieved without prioritised efforts to scale-up and sustain...

Thu Oct 25th, 2018     Read More →

Celebrating Sardaunan Katsina

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By Gambo Dori PENULTIMATE Saturday in Katsina a ceremony of great significance held in the palace of the Emir, HRH Abdulmumini Kabir Usman where he turbaned Senator Ibrahim Ida as the Sardaunan...

Thu Oct 25th, 2018     Read More →

Katsina APC primaries: Coalition, protesters reject result, allege irregularities

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA—A Coalition of Dutsinma and Kurfi Youth Mobilization forum has rejected the outcome of the just concluded Katsina All Progressive Congress, APC primaries into the...

Thu Oct 25th, 2018     Read More →

2019-2021 MTEF : FEC okays N8.7trn for 2019 budget

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•Pegs oil price at $60 per barrel •2.3 million barrel per day • Pegs exchange rate at N305 By Johnbosco Agbakwuru THE Federal Executive Council, FEC, yesterday, approved the...

Thu Oct 25th, 2018     Read More →

APC, PDP Senators clash over Keyamo’s comment on Atiku

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE fight for 2019 Presidential Election reared its head Wednesday at Senate Committee screening of nominees when Senators on the platform of the ruling All...

Wed Oct 24th, 2018     Read More →

REVEALED: How FEC approved N12.15bn for Katsina water project

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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved N12.15 billion, the revised cost of the contract for the construction of Zobe Regional Water Supply Scheme, in Katsina State. President...

Wed Oct 24th, 2018     Read More →