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Residents worried as Daura district head spends 53 days in kidnappers’ den

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By Bashir Bello Residents of Daura in Katsina state, the home town of President Muhammadu Buhari have expressed fears over the safety of their District Head, Mallam Musa Uba who was kidnapped...

Sat Jun 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Almajiri: We cannot continue to have street urchins, children roaming around – FG

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—Banditry now treat to national security–NSS —Says $1bn Approved Excess Crude Account was for military only —As IGP says security situation has stabilized By Johnbosco...

Fri Jun 21st, 2019     Read More →

FG to proscribe Almajiri system

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…Banditry now threat to national security —NSA …Says $1bn approved Excess Crude Account for military only …security situation has stabilised, says IGP By Johnbosco...

Fri Jun 21st, 2019     Read More →

Worrying warnings

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The British Foreign and Commonwealth Office, FCO, has just issued one of its periodic recommendations for those who wish to travel to Nigeria…which it regards as a hotbed of violent...

Fri Jun 21st, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Governors in marathon meeting

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By Henry Umoru Security, NFIU guidelines on Local Government Funds top Agenda ABUJA- THIRTY- Six State governors under the aegis of Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF on Wednesday night engaged in a...

Wed Jun 19th, 2019     Read More →

In his next life, he’ll respect elders, says man that killed neighbour for insulting father

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By Wole Mosadomi & Joseph Erunke Minna—A 23-year-old, John Joshua, arrested by men of Niger State Police Command for stabbing his neighbour to death, said he carried out the act because...

Wed Jun 19th, 2019     Read More →

Ministerial list: Buhari doesn’t need to consult us —APC govs

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As president, APC govs celebrate Lawan, Gbaja’s NASS leadership victory By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—All Progressive Governors Forum, yesterday, said it has not discussed the issue of...

Wed Jun 19th, 2019     Read More →

NiMet predicts cloudy, rainy weather for Wednesday

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted cloudy weather conditions with chances of rainfall and thunderstorm activities over most parts of the country on Wednesday. Rain Klopp not...

Tue Jun 18th, 2019     Read More →

Terror attacks: UK Govt warns Britons against travelling to 24 Nigerian states

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…Alerts of possible terror attacks in those states By Anthony Ogbonna The United Kingdom government, Tuesday, warned its citizens in Nigeria against visiting some states in the country over...

Tue Jun 18th, 2019     Read More →

Power: We can’t sit here complaining about some people … – Osinbajo

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FG to restructure power sector for improved supply The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo says the Federal Government is discussing with stakeholders on ways to restructure Nigeria’s power...

Tue Jun 18th, 2019     Read More →

Ganduje meets Buhari, says discussions ongoing on emirate crisis, security

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met behind closed doors with Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Speaking to State House correspondents after the meeting,...

Tue Jun 18th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Buhari, APC Governors celebrate NASS leadership victory

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met with the All Progressives Congress, APC, governors at the Council Chamber, Presidential Villa, Abuja. President...

Tue Jun 18th, 2019     Read More →

Cooking gas prices decline by 1.7%

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By Prince Okafor Prices of Petroleum products across the 36 states of the federation witnessed a significant decline in the month of May, 2019, with the price of cooking gas decreasing by 1.7...

Tue Jun 18th, 2019     Read More →

2019 POLLS: INEC offers automatic employment to ad-hoc NYSC members

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…As EU donates 75 kits with laptops, phones to outstanding corps members By Victoria Ojeme The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has promised automatic employment to corps...

Tue Jun 18th, 2019     Read More →

Task before the ninth National Assembly leadership

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By Tony Ademiluyi SINCE the inception of democracy in 1999, the National Assembly has been in a battle of supremacy between its members and the apparatchik of the party in power at the centre. The...

Tue Jun 18th, 2019     Read More →