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Hypocrisy!

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By Donu Kogbara I HEAR that President Muhammadu Buhari is in London for a medical check-up. While wishing him physical/mental survival and strength, I cannot help but wonder why a head of state...

Fri May 11th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Osinbajo, Imo APC stakeholders meeting deadlocked

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-There wasn’t congresses in Imo—Okorocha —We convinced VP that congresses held–Okorocha’s ex-Commissioner By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE peace meeting...

Thu May 10th, 2018     Read More →

As Imo APC chieftains defang Okorocha

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By Ikechukwu Amaechi IMO State Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, who prides himself as a political colossus was taught “Politics 101” last Saturday. It didn’t come as a surprise,...

Thu May 10th, 2018     Read More →

Plane with 3 Americans freed by N.Korea lands near Washington

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A plane carrying three Americans freed from imprisonment by North Korea arrived near Washington early Thursday. On hand to greet them in the middle of the night at Joint Base Andrews was President...

Thu May 10th, 2018     Read More →

More on restructuring

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By Gambo Dori READERS might recall that five weeks ago I visited the nagging issue of restructuring and tried to explain it with the parable of the elephant and a group of blind men. The blind...

Thu May 10th, 2018     Read More →

Girl child enrolment on the increase, impressive in Katsina — UNICEF

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA—Chief of Education, United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF, Nigeria, Terry Durnnian, has expressed satisfaction with the increasing number of girl-child...

Thu May 10th, 2018     Read More →

A look at INEC’s Kano child-voter probe

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By Ochereome Nnanna THE result eventually came out but how many concerned Nigerians paid attention? One would have thought that people would eagerly wait to receive the outcome of the INEC probe...

Thu May 10th, 2018     Read More →

Katsina Poly to commence degree programmes in four courses

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The Katsina Polytechnic says it will soon commence degree programmes in four course in affiliation with the Federal University of Technology (FUT) Minna, in Niger. Dr Ibrahim Kurfi, the Rector of...

Wed May 9th, 2018     Read More →

Student-teacher ratio in Katsina State public primary schools is 75:1 – Official

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Katsina – The Director, Planning, Research and Statistics, Katsina State Ministry of Education, Alhaji Kabir Ruma, says the 2017/2018 Annual Schools Census (ASC) indicates that the...

Wed May 9th, 2018     Read More →

Ward Congress; Okorocha moves to impeach deputy

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By Emeka Mamah The stand-off between the Imo State governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha and his deputy, Prince Eze Madumere over who becomes the All Progressives Congress, APC, candidate for the 2019...

Wed May 9th, 2018     Read More →

Calabar to host Super Falcons, Flying Eagles

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Nigeria Football Federation officials have hinted that the U.J Esuene Stadium will host the qualification matches of the national women team the Super Falcons and also the national U-20 team the...

Wed May 9th, 2018     Read More →

The importance of women in politics (1)

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By Afe Babalola “A lot still needs to be done to give women more room for participation in politics. It does appear that the huge and overwhelming representation of women at most political...

Wed May 9th, 2018     Read More →

Federation says all set for maiden edition of Para-Soccer Open Championship

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The Secretary of the Nigeria Para-Soccer Federation, Friday Solomon, on Tuesday in Abuja said the federation was set to host the maiden edition of the para-soccer open...

Tue May 8th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Olujimi bows, steps down for Adeyeye in Ekiti guber race

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The Senator representing Ekiti south constituency, Abiodun Olujimi has reportedly stepped down for Prince Dayo Adeyeye for Ekiti state Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) primaries. Sen Abiodun...

Tue May 8th, 2018     Read More →

Vast majority of public, private drivers in Nigeria can’t read, write; Senate laments

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- THE Senate Tuesday condemned in very strong terms, the level of illiteracy among private and public drivers, saying that a vast majority of drivers employed to drive in...

Tue May 8th, 2018     Read More →