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Aisha Buhari, Paul Kagame, Ayade, Masari others nominated for Transparency Awards

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By Yinka Ajayi Nigeria’s First Lady, Mrs. Aisha Buhari , Paul Kagame of Rwanda, Gov. Ben Ayade and Gov. Aminu Masari have been nominated among those to be bestowed with the 2018 Transparency...

Sun Sep 16th, 2018     Read More →

Malnutrition: UNICEF calls for improved nutrition policy implementation in Nigeria

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The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has called for effective implementation of nutrition policy to address malnutrition confronting the country. AT RISK OF MALNUTRITION: A mother and...

Sat Sep 15th, 2018     Read More →

Gov. El-Rufai appoints former AIG, Abbass as Security Adviser

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The Kaduna State Government has appointed former Assistant Inspector General of Police ( AIG) Mohammed Abbass, as Special Adviser on Security to Gov. Nasir El-Rufa’i. Mallam Nasir El-Rufai,...

Fri Sep 14th, 2018     Read More →

Angry residents shut down Katsina LG secretariat, protest release of suspected kidnappers

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Chaos as angry residents on Thursday shut down the Kankara local government secretariat in Katsina state in protest over release of suspected kidnappers earlier...

Fri Sep 14th, 2018     Read More →

Troops kill 50 terrorists in Damasak battle

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By Kingsley Omonobi, with agency report No fewer than 50 Boko Haram terrorists were reportedly killed by soldiers of 145 Battalion in a battle after Boko Haram terrorists attacked troops’...

Fri Sep 14th, 2018     Read More →

Flood kills 2, destroys 4,000 houses in Katsina

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA—FLOOD from a downpour has claimed the lives of a little boy and a woman in Malumfashi and Kusada Local Government areas of Katsina State, respectively. Executive...

Fri Sep 14th, 2018     Read More →

Nigerians react on Bichi’s new appointment

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By Nwafor Sunday Following the appointment of Yusuf Magaji Bichi as the new Director-General of the Department of State Service, DSS, on Thursday, Nigerians have taken to various social media to...

Thu Sep 13th, 2018     Read More →

7 Boko Haram terrorists Killed – Army

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By Kingsley Omonobi In continuation of the earlier release by the Nigerian Army, on attack to 145 Battalion location by Boko Haram Terrorists at DAMASAK at about 6pm yesterday evening Wednesday 12...

Thu Sep 13th, 2018     Read More →

FG inaugurates immigration border patrol base in Katsina

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The Minister of Interior, retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, on Thursday in Katsina inaugurated the country’s first operational border patrol base established by the Nigeria Immigration...

Thu Sep 13th, 2018     Read More →

2019: 2.5 million votes ready for Buhari in Katsina, Says Masari

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA- GOVERNOR Aminu Masari of Katsina State on Thursday boasted that over 2.5 million votes were already waiting for President Muhammadu Buhari from the state in the 2019...

Thu Sep 13th, 2018     Read More →

NYG: Osunkoremide, Godtime clinch gold for Osun

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Ilorin – A female Taekwondoist representing Team Osun, Ayomide Osunkoremide, has produced a scintillating performance to win a gold medal in the ongoing National Youth Games (NYG), in...

Thu Sep 13th, 2018     Read More →

NYG: Akwa Ibom clinches Gold in male, female scrabble events

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Ilorin – Team Akwa Ibom on Wednesday won gold medals in both the male and female singles categories of scrabble event at the ongoing National Youth Games (NYG) in Ilorin. In the final...

Wed Sep 12th, 2018     Read More →

Rice remains atop list of items smuggled into Nigeria

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By Godwin Oritse Against the backdrop of the Nigerian government’s policy on domestication of the rice industry and the war against its illegal importation, sea ports of West African...

Wed Sep 12th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria, China sign $2bn MoU on cotton industry, says Minister

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Abuja – The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Mr Okechukwu Enelamah said on Tuesday that Nigeria has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a Chinese firm, on first-ever...

Tue Sep 11th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Lamido bombs Atiku, says he’s not his match in politics

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA- Erstwhile governor of Jigawa State and Presidential hopeful under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Sule Lamido, Tuesday, carpeted ex-Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, for...

Tue Sep 11th, 2018     Read More →