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SHOCKER: ’50m Nigerians suffer from mental disorder’

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Dr Ibrahim Wakawa, the Chief Medical Director (CMD), Federal Neuro Psychiatric Hospital, Maiduguri, says at least 50 million Nigerians are believed to be suffering from mental disorders. Wakawa...

Wed Oct 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria won’t meet UN SDG 2030 health target unless – Prof. Soludo

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Says poor nutrition, hygiene, religious beliefs major factors for decreasing life expectancy Thousands ‘re dying due to patronage of miracle,magical healing centres,he adds By Joseph...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Not Too Young To Run: Senate inaugurates Young Parliamentarians Forum

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The Nigeria Senate President, Ahmad Lawan has on Tuesday, inaugurated the principal officers of the Young Parliamentarians Forum (YPF). Ahmad Lawan The election of the principal officers was...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Fidelity Youth Empowerment Academy (YEA 6) Commences On October 21

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Whenever one refers to the youth, a common slogan used is that youth are tomorrow’s leaders. But, why not today? Taking up the reins of power at the depth of the Great Depression,...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Buhari, Magoro and the reunion of class of ‘84/85

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By Eric Teniola On Wednesday October 9, President Muhammmadu Buhari summoned all the Ministers that served under him when he was the military Head of State between January 1984 and August 1985. He...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

FG sets aside $1.61bn for 24 hour power supply — TCN

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The Managing Director, Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), Alhaji Usman Gur says the Federal Government in collaboration with international donor agencies has set aside over 1.61 billion...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

UNFPA expands initiative to Sokoto, Bauchi to keep more girls in school

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The UN Population Fund (UNFPA) has expanded the Adolescent Girl Initiative (AGI) to Sokoto and Bauchi States to keeps more girls in schools so that the key can harness their potentials. Dr....

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Read More →

FG’s Plans to review the allowances of governors: NGF will take a Realistic Position soon, Barkindo

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Says Governors to Meet Next Week By Henry Umoru ABUJA- THE thirty- State governors under the aegis of Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, on Wednesday said that a realistic position would be taken...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Reps C’ttee to engage U.S. counterpart over Super Tucano jet

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The Chairman, House Committee on Air Force, Rep. Shehu Koko (APC-Kebbi), says the committee would engage its U.S. counterpart to hasten delivery of the Tucano jets paid for by the Federal...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Dangote Micro-Grant scheme targets vulnerable women in four northern states

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By Ebunoluwa Sessou As part of a micro-grant initiative programme aimed at poverty amelioration through economic empowerment of women, the Aliko Dangote Foundation has reiterated its readiness to...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

‘Our moral behavior has become so low’, Emir flays media on fake Buhari marriage

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Emir of Gwandu, Alhaji Muhammadu Bashar, has urged media organisations to be more professional in their efforts to disseminate information to Nigerians. Emir of Gwandu and Chairman, Kebbi Council...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

Sultan decries rising security threats in northern region

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Calls for homegrown solutions The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, has called for the development and adoption of homegrown solutions to the security challenges facing the country. ...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

36 States, FCT generate N691.11bn as revenue in first half 2019 — NBS

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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says in the first half of 2019, the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) generated N691.11 billion as Internally Generated Revenue (IGR). The...

Sat Oct 12th, 2019     Read More →

2020 Budget: More Knocks by Senators

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As Senators express doubts on meeting up with targeted N8.155trillion, Kick against Increase in VAT Task FG on revenue generation Adjourn Debate till Tuesday By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE...

Thu Oct 10th, 2019     Read More →

2020 budget, a budget of taxation ― Senators

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By Henry Umoru Senators on Wednesday began debate on the general principles of the 2020 Appropriation Bill of N10.33 trillion presented before the National Assembly by President Muhammadu...

Thu Oct 10th, 2019     Read More →