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Nigeria exports 1, 983 containers of hibiscus to Mexico

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By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA- FOLLOWING the drive for high non-oil exports the country has exported 1, 983 containers of hibiscus (Zobo) to Mexico alone, thereby generating $35 million within a short...

Sun Feb 11th, 2018     Read More →

Hajj 2017: Senate public hearing and NAHCON

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By Bolaji Olakunle Wednesday and Thursday- January 17 and 18, 2018 – at the White House Committee Room 1 of the National Assembly were remarkable, filled with anxiety and excitements –...

Fri Feb 9th, 2018     Read More →

CANCER DAY: Foundation gives N2m to patients in Kebbi

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By Kabir Dankatsina BIRNIN-KEBBI—MEDICAID Centre Foundation, an NGO in Kebbi State, Wednesday, gave two million Naira to 10 cancer patients. File Photo: Breast examination Coordinator of the...

Fri Feb 9th, 2018     Read More →

Why we are at peace in Kebbi — Bunzu, lawmaker

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Aminu Bunza, representing Bunza State Constituency in the Kebbi State House of Assembly, is also the Chairman, Committee on Public Account, Vice Chairman, Rules and Business and member...

Fri Feb 9th, 2018     Read More →

Fuel crisis: 484 truckloads of PMS deployed to Abuja, others

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The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, deployed 484 truckloads of Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, to Abuja in five days to tackle the perpetual crisis currently ravaging Abuja and other...

Thu Feb 8th, 2018     Read More →

Six children die in Nigeria boat crash

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Six children drowned when two boats collided and capsized in northwest Nigeria, the emergency services said on Wednesday. A passenger boat on the River Niger collided head-on with another vessel...

Thu Feb 8th, 2018     Read More →

Fuel crisis: 484 truckloads of petrol deployed to Abuja, others

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By Michael Eboh abuja—THE Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, deployed 484 truckloads of Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, to Abuja in five days to tackle the perpetual crisis currently...

Thu Feb 8th, 2018     Read More →

We can’t trace couple who abducted two children — Ondo Police

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By Dayo Johnson Akure—NINE days after a couple abducted two children of their landlady, the Ondo State Police Command yesterday accused mother of the children of failing to provide useful...

Thu Feb 8th, 2018     Read More →

Benue Killings: Senate rejects committee’s report

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The Senate on Wednesday rejected the report of its Joint Committee on Police Affairs and National Security and Intelligence on the Jan. 1, 2018 killings in Benue. It said the report failed to...

Wed Feb 7th, 2018     Read More →

WHO to immunise 1.2m people against Yellow Fever in Borno

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The World Health Organisation (WHO) says it targets to immunise 1.2 million people against yellow fever in Borno. Mr Terna Nomhwange, the WHO Country Representative and National Surveillance...

Wed Feb 7th, 2018     Read More →

Gov Bagudu blames farmers, herdsmen clashes on climate change

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By Kabir Dankatsina BIRNIN KEBBI—GOVERNOR Abubakar Bagudu of Kebbi State, yesterday, blamed the clashes between farmers and herdsmen in the country on climate change. Speaking at an...

Wed Feb 7th, 2018     Read More →

Put politics aside, save Nigerians from being killed by heavily armed bandits, Shehu Sani tells FG

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—SENATOR Shehu Sani (APC, Kaduna Central), yesterday, raised the alarm that President Muhammadu Buhari’s government has lost grip of governance, especially in the...

Wed Feb 7th, 2018     Read More →

Suit seeking to remove Kebbi governor continues Feb.7

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The Federal High Court, Abuja, has adjourned until Feb. 7, hearing in a suit filed by Mr Anthony Itanyi and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) seeking to remove Kebbi Governor, Mr Abubakar...

Tue Feb 6th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria generates $35 million from hibiscus export in 9 months- NAQS

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ABUJA- THE Nigerian Agricultural Quarantine Service, NAQS, disclosed at the weekend that the country generated $35 million within nine months in 2017 from hibiscus (zobo) export. This was made...

Mon Feb 5th, 2018     Read More →

Some members’ defection, no cause for alarm—Kebbi PDP

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By Kabir Dankatsina BIRNIN KEBBI—CHAIRMAN of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Kebbi State, Haruna Sa’aidu has said there is no cause for alarm in spite of the recent defection of the...

Fri Feb 2nd, 2018     Read More →