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Canoe mishap kill six teenage girls in Kebbi

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Six teenage girls were confirmed dead on Tuesday in Kebbi State after a canoe mishap in Suru Local Government Area of Kebbi state. Confirming the incident to newsmen in Birnin Kebbi, Suru Local...

Tue Dec 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Kebbi distributes equipment to farmers’ cooperatives

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Youth and women groups have been advised to engage themselves in agricultural production to fend for themselves and contribute to the development of society. Speaking yesterday during the...

Sat Nov 30th, 2019     Read More →

Gov. Bagudu presents N138bn budget for 2020

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Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi state, on Wednesday, presented a budget of N138 billion for 2020 to the state House of Assembly. Presenting the budget, Bagudu said out of...

Thu Nov 28th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Bill seeking gender equality resurfaces in senate

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Nigerian SenateBy Henry Umoru A bill seeking gender equality that would guarantee women equal rights with their male counterparts has resurfaced in the Senate. The bill which is being...

Tue Nov 26th, 2019     Read More →

Customs seizes N43m smuggled goods within one week in Kaduna

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The Controller, Nigeria Customs Service FOU Kaduna, Mustapha Sarkin-Kebbi displaying some smuggled items seized by the service in Kaduna on Thursday. The Zone B of Nigeria Customs Service...

Fri Nov 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Buhari meets Bayelsa governor-elect, Lyon at Aso Rock

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Buhari today at the State House received the Governor-Elect of Bayelsa State, David Lyon. Present were the HMS, Petroleum, Timpre Sylva; Chairman Governors Forum and Ekiti Governor; Governors of...

Mon Nov 18th, 2019     Read More →

2 lecturers abducted in Kaduna escape from kidnappers den

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Two lecturers, Adamu Chonoko of Ahmadu Bello University Zaria and Umar Chonoko of Kaduna Polytechnic, abducted 10 days ago in Kaduna, have escaped from their kidnappers’ den. Spokesperson of...

Mon Nov 18th, 2019     Read More →

Reps Committee invites NAF Chief over helicopter crash

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The House of Representatives Committee on Air Force says that Chief of Air Staff Sadique Abubakar should appear and explain the factors that lead to the crash of a training helicopter in...

Sat Nov 16th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari returns to Abuja 2 days ahead of schedule

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President Muhammadu Buhari has cut short his two-week private visit to London by two days as he arrived the Presidential Wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja on Friday...

Sat Nov 16th, 2019     Read More →

APC National Working Committee upholds suspension of Edo party’s chairman

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All Progressive Congress The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has upheld the suspension of the party’s chairman in Edo, Mr Anslem Ojezua, by 11 of 16...

Wed Nov 13th, 2019     Read More →

Many sustain injuries as PDP, APC members clash in Bayelsa

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Some members of the People’s Democratic Party were attacked on Wednesday by allegedly by members of the All Progressives Congress at King Koko Square in Nembe, Bayelsa State. The attack was...

Wed Nov 13th, 2019     Read More →

DSS arrests hospital staff, four others for 'sale' of three children

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The Department of State Security (DSS) has arrested five suspects including a staff of Usman Danfodio University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, (UDUTH) over an alleged sale of three children abducted...

Mon Nov 11th, 2019     Read More →

Police arrest 70-year-old, 50-year-old for allegedly raping 11-year-old pupil

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Two elderly men have been arrested by Kebbi State Police Command for the alleged rape of 11-year-old primary school pupil in Gwandu Local Area of the state. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports...

Sat Nov 9th, 2019     Read More →

Police arrest 70-year-old, 50-year-old men for allegedly raping 11-year-old pupil

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Two elderly men have been arrested by Kebbi State Police Command for alleged rape of 11-year-old primary school pupil in Gwandu Local Area of the state. The girl, (name withheld), was lured by...

Sat Nov 9th, 2019     Read More →

117 athletes battle at Kebbi Taekwondo championships

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One hundred and seventeen athletes have confirmed participation in the maiden Kebbi Taekwondo Open Championships holding at the Hauru Abdul Stadium, Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi State, beginning from...

Sat Nov 9th, 2019     Read More →