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Dapchi : Katsina engages 1,000 watchmen to man secondary schools

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – In the face of the abduction of school girls across the country, Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State said it has engaged the services of 1,000 watchmen to...

Sat Mar 24th, 2018     Read More →

PDP blacks Wike on Neighbourhood Watch Bill signing

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By Davies Iheamnachor PORT HARCOURT – The People’s Democratic Party, PDP, has thrown its support behind the Governor of Rivers State, Chief Nyesom Wike, for assenting to the...

Sat Mar 24th, 2018     Read More →

Katsina govt begins free medical treatment for 200 patients

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The Katsina State Government on Saturday begun a three-day free medical outreach in Daura Local Government to provide health care for 200 less privileged. Dr Abduljalil Unar, the General Manager...

Sat Mar 24th, 2018     Read More →

Fulani-Kanuri power game

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Whoever killed the study of History in our schools has succeeded in distancing the younger generation from events surrounding their existence. Many in the Southern part of our country play...

Sat Mar 24th, 2018     Read More →

President Buhari arrives Zamfara, addresses traditional rulers, others

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Gusau(Zamfara) – President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Gusau, Zamfara, presided over a town hall meeting in continuation of his tour of troubled areas across the country. President...

Thu Mar 22nd, 2018     Read More →

How we killed Uber driver for his car—Ex-convict

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By Evelyn Usman A self-confessed leader of a four-man robbery gang that specialised in attacking Uber drivers and taking their cabs, yesterday, gave a startling confession of how his gang killed...

Wed Mar 21st, 2018     Read More →

NDLEA nabs 6, impounds trailer loaded with 24,000 codeine syrup

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA—THE Katsina State Command of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, yesterday, said it had arrested six drug suspects including two dealers and impounded a...

Wed Mar 21st, 2018     Read More →

Call Osinbajo to order or we respectfully ask Adeboye to intervene, Reno tells Buhari 

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Again, my attention has been drawn to rehashed lies in the media by the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, against the person of former President Jonathan. Speaking at the 7th Presidential...

Tue Mar 20th, 2018     Read More →

Female Genital Mutilation: Everlasting cut

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Decades ago, mothers across Nigeria ensured that their female children were circumcised, an obnoxious practice. Many live with the scar today. Although the mothers regarded Female Genital...

Tue Mar 20th, 2018     Read More →

Rice farmers commend FG for Anchor Borrowers Programme

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Mani (Katsina State) – Rice farmers in Mani Local Government Area of Katsina State have commended the Federal Government for its agricultural initiatives, especially the Anchor Borrowers...

Tue Mar 20th, 2018     Read More →

Omokri challenges Osinbajo to publish proof Jonathan spent N150bn two weeks

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Aide to former President Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri, has asked the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo to publish proof that his boss Jonathan spent N150bn in two weeks, saying that...

Tue Mar 20th, 2018     Read More →

8 secondary students die, as mysterious epidemic hits Katsina

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA—A mysterious epidemic has hit Government Science Secondary School, Kurfi Local Government Area of Katsina State, killing eight students. The development was said to...

Tue Mar 20th, 2018     Read More →

Epidemic kills 8 students, forces shut down of school in Katsina

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA— TRAGEDY struck, last weekend, as mysterious epidemic hit Government Science Secondary School in Kurfi Local Government Area of Katsina State and claimed lives of...

Tue Mar 20th, 2018     Read More →

Katsina Govt committed to agricultural mechanization – DG Media

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The Director-General, Katsina Media and Publicity, Malam Ibrahim Muazzam says Katsina State government remains committed to agricultural mechanization to ease farming activities in the state. ...

Mon Mar 19th, 2018     Read More →

Masari calls for specific roles for State Govts. in prisons management

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Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State on Monday called for specific roles for State Governments in prisons management as part of measures to decongest prisons across the country. Masari Masari made...

Mon Mar 19th, 2018     Read More →