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Katsina State allocates 5,300 hectares of land for cattle colony

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The Katsina State Government said on Thursday that it had allocated 5,300 hectares of land for the establishment of a cattle colony. *Cattle Dr Abba Abdullahi, the Special Adviser to Gov. Aminu...

Thu Jan 25th, 2018     Read More →

Masari appoints two new Perm. Sec, others

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State has on Wednesday appointed two new Permanent Secretaries in the state’s ministries while two others got...

Thu Jan 25th, 2018     Read More →

NYSC, institute, sensitise corps members on dangers of illegal migration

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The Pan-African Institute for Global Affairs and Strategy (PAIGAS), has sensitized corps members in Katsina and Borno States on the dangers associated with illegal migration among...

Wed Jan 24th, 2018     Read More →

Muhammadu Buhari doesn’t yet get it

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If President Buhari needs to think for so long before acting at a time when many Nigerians were being slaughtered, for how long would he need to think if and when Nigeria is under external...

Wed Jan 24th, 2018     Read More →

Cattle disease outbreak hits Katsina, kills 13 as govt vaccinates 3,000

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – An outbreak of a cattle disease identified as Contagious Bovine Pleuro Pneumonia, CBPP has struck Katsina State and killing thirteen cows. President Buhari looking...

Tue Jan 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Adeyanju drags Buhari to court, seeks sack of new NIA DG

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – Civil Rights Activist, Mr. Deji Adeyanju, has dragged ‎President Muhammadu Buhari before the Federal High Court in Abuja over the appointment of Ahmed Rufai...

Sun Jan 21st, 2018     Read More →

2019 Polls: Daura youth to purchase nomination forms for Buhari, Masari

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Daura Emirate Youth Progressive Movement (DEYPM), an NGO, on Sunday said it would purchase nominations forms for President Muhammadu Buhari and Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State to enable them...

Sun Jan 21st, 2018     Read More →

Iraq condemns German woman to death for belonging to IS

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An Iraqi court said Sunday it had condemned to death by hanging a German woman of Moroccan origin after finding her guilty of belonging to the Islamic State jihadist group. She was sentenced for...

Sun Jan 21st, 2018     Read More →

The price for rape of Agatu

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After four days of going round Agatu communities, interviewing the people as well as traditional rulers, we made an observation which was ignored by everybody including the President, governor and...

Sun Jan 21st, 2018     Read More →

NPFL: Katsina will prolong Enyimba’s misery, says Biffo

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Katsina United manager, Abdul Usman Biffo has said his wards are out to deny Enyimba of Aba their first win of the season, when both sides clash at the Mohammed Dikko Stadium in Katsina today. ...

Sun Jan 21st, 2018     Read More →

Hunger, hardship pushed us into selling our children —Frustrated parents

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One major expectation of most newly weds is to welcome their bundle of joy at least, one year after wedding, as anxiety usually sets in when there is no sign of pregnancy after a year or two of...

Sat Jan 20th, 2018     Read More →

One Nigeria: Are we compatible? – Prof. Ben Nwabueze

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Viewed simply as a physical entity encompassing 75 per cent of the territorial area of the state called Nigeria and 60 per cent of its population, a united Northern Nigeria poses no necessary...

Sat Jan 20th, 2018     Read More →

Our target at Akwa United is the NPFL title — Bassey

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Veteran journalist turned football asministrator, Paul Bassey is chairman of Akwa United Football Club of Uyo. The former CAF/FIFA Media Officer and General Co-ordinator watched his team beat...

Sat Jan 20th, 2018     Read More →

Many states still owe workers’ salaries despite bailout funds – Survey

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Abuja – Many state governments have used the third tranche of the Paris Club refund to pay the arrears of workers’ salary and pension, a survey by the News Agency of Nigeria has...

Fri Jan 19th, 2018     Read More →

Corps members give birth at camp in Iseyin, Oyo State – Official

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Ibadan – Two pregnant women transferred from Kwara NYSC to Oyo State camp in Iseyin, delivered baby girls at the ongoing orientation camp. President Buhari receives Daura National Youth...

Fri Jan 19th, 2018     Read More →