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Insecurity: Senate opts for State Police

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Directs constitution c’ttee to submit report within 2 wks As Ekweremadu forwards bill on State Police today By Henry Umoru ABUJA—DISTURBED by escalating killings and insecurity in...

Wed Jul 4th, 2018     Read More →

Police in Katsina State confirm 4 teenage girls dead in canoe accident

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The Police Command in Katsina State has confirmed the death of four teenage girls in a canoe accident in Mashigi Dam, Kankara Local Government Area. The spokesman for the command, SP Gambo Isah,...

Tue Jul 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Bloodbath: Bring justice to aggrieved, prosecute perpetrators, Gowon tells FG

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA—Former military head of state, General Yakubu Gowon, retd, has called on the federal government to bring justice to the aggrieved on the bloodbaths and killings in...

Tue Jul 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Cholera, diarrhea outbreaks: 29 confirmed dead in Katsina

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Fresh facts has on Monday emerged that so far 29 persons were confirmed dead – 17 of cholera and 12 of diarrhea and vomiting outbreaks – that struck the...

Mon Jul 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Lagos PDP condoles with Otedola Bridge explosion victims

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The Lagos State chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday condoled with victims of Thursday’s Otedola Bridge tanker explosion in the state. The condolence came as the...

Mon Jul 2nd, 2018     Read More →

At this point, there is need to appreciate that some progress has been made in education – Lai Mohammed

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Gusau – The Girls for Girls (G4G) initiative of the United Nations Children Education Fund (UNICEF) is a new approach adopted to address poor school enrollment of girl child in the Northern...

Mon Jul 2nd, 2018     Read More →

11 die of cholera in Katsina

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA—No fewer than 11 persons were said to have been killed by cholera outbreak, which hit six local government areas of Katsina State. It was gathered that five out of...

Mon Jul 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Cholera outbreak kills 11 in Katsina

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Cholera By Bashir Bello KATSINA – No fewer than 11 persons were said to have been killed by cholera outbreak which struck and affected six local government areas of Katsina State....

Sun Jul 1st, 2018     Read More →

NiMet predicts thunderstorms, rains on Monday

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted prospects if thunderstorms and rains over the central states such as Abuja, Minna, Lafia, Bauchi, Gombe, Jos, Yola and Mambila Plateau axis...

Sun Jul 1st, 2018     Read More →

Customs uncovers concealed trailers loaded with Mosquito coil, fake drugs worth N61m

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Customs By Bashir Bello KATSINA – The Nigeria Custom Service, Kaduna/Katsina Area Command at the weekend uncovered concealed trailers fully loaded with contraband goods of fake drugs,...

Sun Jul 1st, 2018     Read More →

President Buhari departs Daria for Mauritania

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Daura (Katina State) – President Muhammadu Buhari has departed Daura for Mauritania after a one-day official visit to Katsina State. President Buhari with President of Togo H.E. Mr Faure...

Sat Jun 30th, 2018     Read More →

PDP mourns victims of Lagos tanker fire, Katsina windstorm

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has commiserated with the government and people of Lagos state, particularly the families of the victims of the unfortunate Otedola Bridge...

Sat Jun 30th, 2018     Read More →

The ethnic presidency

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Pity the lot of President Muhammadu Buhari. Moved by the repeated attacks by herdsmen on Nigerians, he has had to defend himself against allegations of sheltering, and if not, keeping mute in the...

Sat Jun 30th, 2018     Read More →

Those still expecting Buhari to Change Nigeria for better ‘ll wait for ever — Dan Musa

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Offers himself to replace president By Joseph Erunke At the tender age of 37 in 1991, renowned businessman and industrialist, Alhaji (Dr) Eyitayo Dan-Musa threw his hat into the presidential...

Sat Jun 30th, 2018     Read More →

Photos: President Buhari, Gnassingbe of Togo in Katsina

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President Buhari with President of Togo H.E. Mr Faure Gnassingbe, as he receives in audience President of Togo in Katsina State on 29th June 2018 President Buhari with President of Togo H.E. Mr...

Fri Jun 29th, 2018     Read More →