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Stray dog attacks villagers, livestock in Kebbi

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Birnin Kebbi – A stray dog is on the rampage and has attacked and injured three villagers and livestock in Basaura town in Jega Local Government Area of Kebbi.Deadly dog that killed owners...

Fri Jun 8th, 2018     Read More →

Amnesty report on IDPs: Senate moves to probe military over allegations

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By Emman Ovuakporie ABUJA— The Senate, yesterday, moved to set up an adhoc committee to probe Amnesty International’s reports of rape, torture and starvation of women by military...

Thu Jun 7th, 2018     Read More →

FG to replace GES with AIMS for effective farm inputs delivery

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…as 2-day SeedConnect Conference Africa 2018 kicks off By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA- THE Federal Government, Tuesday, disclosed that the Jonathan-led administration initiated agricultural...

Wed Jun 6th, 2018     Read More →

Dangote, Peugeot in joint venture to re-start vehicle assembly in 2019

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By Yinka Kolawole, with agency report Aliko Dangote has entered a joint venture with PSA Peugeot Citroen, along with five northern state governments to re-start assembling of cars in Kaduna plant...

Wed Jun 6th, 2018     Read More →

When a government advertises its No. 3 citizen as a thief …

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Nigeria is on the road to Babylon: a place of confusion. Three years ago, the people were convinced that they had found a messiah who will lead them to the Promised Land, and meet all their...

Tue Jun 5th, 2018     Read More →

Kidnappers, cattle rustlers spread fear in Nigeria

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A spate of kidnappings for ransom in the Birnin Gwari district of northern Nigeria’s Kaduna state has left residents afraid to even leave their homes. Relatives cry as they mourn during a...

Sun Jun 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Anxiety in APC : Buhari, nPDP leaders negotiate over 10 states’ votes

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The decision to forge ahead with the talks despite the scepticism on the part of many of the stakeholders, Sunday Vanguard learnt, is coming from the determination of Senate President Bukola...

Sun Jun 3rd, 2018     Read More →

NiMet predicts thunderstorms, cloudy skies Sunday

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Abuja – The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted localised thunderstorms in Yola, Ilorin, Bida, Minna, Mambila plateau, Jalingo and Ibi on Sunday morning. NiMet NiMet’s...

Sat Jun 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Jaáfar Ahmed: Lifting the veil on jailbreaks, humanising prison services

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Soni Daniel,Northern Region Editor Ja’afaru Ahmed is a simple man by nature. On the surface, he appears as someone who cannot hurt a fly. That humane mien is borne out of the simple fact...

Sat Jun 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Good people

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By Donu Kogbara THE All Progressive Congress, APC, recently announced the formation of a 77-member team, to secure victory for Dr. Kayode Fayemi, its gubernatorial candidate in Ekiti, currently a...

Fri Jun 1st, 2018     Read More →

2019 Presidency : Emirs, generals back Tanimu, Tambuwal, Kwankwaso

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor LAGOS— Permutations by high-level stakeholders opposed to a second term for President Muhammadu Buhari have gravitated towards three North-West...

Thu May 31st, 2018     Read More →

Ignorance, drugs fueling domestic violence in North West

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Kaduna – Stakeholders in some states in the North West have attributed the spate of domestic violence in the country to use of illicit drugs among couples in the region. domestic...

Tue May 29th, 2018     Read More →

Anniversary of June 12 presidential election (2)

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On January 2, 1992, all the elected governors of the 30 states were sworn-in and the entire federal cabinet was dissolved. The governors and their deputies were Abia-Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu-Clement...

Tue May 29th, 2018     Read More →

FG targets production of 8m tonnes of rice in 2018 wet season

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The Federal Government says it is targeting the production of eight million tonnes of paddy by rice farmers across the country in 2018 wet season. Chief Audu Ogbeh, the Minister of Agriculture and...

Mon May 28th, 2018     Read More →

Many of our elderly die untimely because we claim to be busy — Dr. Ofrey

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By Chioma Obinna & Gabriel Olawale Dr. Ebi Ofrey is the Chief Executive Officer of GeroCare. In this interview with Good Health Weekly, he laments long neglect of the care of the elderly and...

Sun May 27th, 2018     Read More →