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EFCC recovers N102m for Bank of Agriculture

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Kaduna zonal office, has recovered N102 million diverted from the Bank of Agriculture (BOA) in Kebbi. A statement by the spokesman of the...

Fri Feb 23rd, 2018     Read More →

IBB, Jonathan, Shagari absent at Council of State

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—-Saraki receives standing ovation By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – FORMER Military Head of State, General Ibrahim Babangida, for Presidents Goodluck Jonathan, Alhaji Shehu Shagari and...

Thu Feb 22nd, 2018     Read More →

INEC, NPS to ensure Prison inmates’ right to vote in 2019

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has intensified efforts towards ensuring the rights of prison inmates to vote in the forthcoming general elections in Nigeria. Underaged prison...

Thu Feb 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Senate moves to separate chairman of CBN board from gov

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—MOVES by the Senate to separate the Chairman of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, board from the governor of the apex bank, yesterday, got a boost as a Bill for an Act to...

Thu Feb 22nd, 2018     Read More →

The Fulanisation of Nigeria and the perfidy of the British (part 2)

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By Femi Fani-Kayode Perhaps the most insightful and concise contribution that I have read about the history of the Fulani and their inordinate ambition and insatiable thirst for domination and...

Tue Feb 20th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Buhari departs Katsina for Yola

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday departed Katsina State, for Yola after a five-day private visit to his home in Daura. The president was in Daura to commiserate with members of his extended...

Tue Feb 20th, 2018     Read More →

106 children, 1,200 adults died in road accidents in Nigeria in last quarter of 2017

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Abuja—The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has said no fewer than 1,306 Nigerians died in road accidents in the fourth quarter of 2017. The NBS stated this in its “Road Transport...

Tue Feb 20th, 2018     Read More →

Herdsmen: Kebbi Govt to provide amenities at settlements

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Gov Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi, has pledged to expand the scope of development at the designated settlements for herdsmen to forestall clashes between farmers and herdsmen. Bagudu, made the statement...

Mon Feb 19th, 2018     Read More →

Argungun fishing festival bounces back

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The Argungun Fishing festival at its prime, many years ago, was on the global tourism calendar. It brought fame and honour to Nigeria and Kebbi State but disappeared from global cultural watch...

Mon Feb 19th, 2018     Read More →

Ex-sports minister Sambawa abandons PDP

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A former Minister of Sports and Chieftain of People Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Samaila Sambawa, and his supporters have decamped to the ruling party, All Progressive Congress (APC). Sambawa...

Sun Feb 18th, 2018     Read More →

Ahead of Gold Purchase Scheme: Miners warned not to enter mines without wearing protective clothing

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The Ministry of Mines and Steel Development has concluded a three-day tour of gold mines at Ibodi, Ilesha, Osun State and training of hundreds of artisanal and small scale miners on personal...

Sat Feb 17th, 2018     Read More →

APC leaders, Tinubu to meet Buhari in Daura

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Daura(Katsina), – President Muhammadu Buhari is billed to meet Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and other leaders of the All Progressives Congress at his country home in Daura, Katsina state today,...

Sat Feb 17th, 2018     Read More →

Hullabaloo on order of elections

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WEDNESDAY this week meant different things to the Senators; one, the day was Ash Wednesday, for others, it was Valentine day, a day to show love and affection but for Catholic faithful, it was...

Sat Feb 17th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari meets APC Governors’ Forum in Daura

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President Muhammadu Buhari met behind closed doors with members of the 18 state governors of the APC Governors’ Forum in Daura, Katsina State on Friday. Newsmen report that three of the...

Fri Feb 16th, 2018     Read More →

Anybody who attaches himself to Buhari for re-election is not fit – Abaribe

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- CHAIRMAN, South-East Senate Caucus, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, PDP, Abia South yesterday took a swipe at Senators who opposed the amendment to the Electoral Act regarding...

Fri Feb 16th, 2018     Read More →