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UNICEF cash transfer: What next?

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By Carl Umegboro QUINTESSENTIALLY, United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF, which was created by the UN-General Assembly on December 11, 1946, to provide succours to underprivileged children...

Fri Apr 26th, 2019     Read More →

Senate Invasion: One year after, NASS moves against Omo-Agege, others

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…To Debate Report on invasion next week By Henry Umoru ABUJA- ONE year after the Senate plenary was disrupted following the invasion of the hallowed chamber by suspected thugs, with the mace...

Fri Apr 26th, 2019     Read More →

Injustice fueling banditry in Nigeria, says Emir of Argungu

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The Emir of Argungu, Alhaji Samaila Mera, has urged the judiciary to be fair and just in deciding cases between herdsmen and farmers, so as to help in tackling banditry in the country. The emir...

Tue Apr 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Police launch operation ‘Puff Adder’ in Kebbi, seek support of people

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The Police in Kebbi, on Tuesday appealed for support from the general public to ensure the success of operation ‘PUFF ADDER’ in Kebbi. The Acting Inspector General of Police, Alhaji...

Tue Apr 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Yellow fever persists, 80 deaths, 4,100 cases in Nigeria since 2017

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By Chioma Obinna Nigeria maintains unenviable position as one of the countries with risk of yellow fever transmission. recording 364 suspected cases in 177 Local Government Areas, from 1st January...

Tue Apr 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Zamfara: Troops kill 6 armed bandits after shootout

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Zamfara …arrest 18 informants including 2 Village Heads By Kingsley Omonobi – Abuja In continuation of clearance operations against bandits in Zamfara State and environs, troops have...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

War against Banditry: Troops Kill 7 bandits, lose soldier; arrest 3 suspects

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By Kingsley Omonobi, Abuja THE Nigerian Army said on Friday that its troops of Operations Sharan Daji and Harbin Kunama 111 in conjunction with Special Forces of the Nigerian Airforce, have dealt...

Sat Apr 20th, 2019     Read More →

We’ll partner USAID for increased wealth creation- Kingsley Otuaro

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Kingsley Otuaro By Etop Ekanem Acting Governor of Delta State, Kingsley Otuaro, has said the state government will leverage on agricultural programmes of United States Agency for International...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Soldiers arrest Vice Chairman who gives information to bandits, kidnappers in Zamfara

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By Nwafor Sunday Nigerian Soldiers have arrested Mr Yahuza Ibrahim Wuya, the vice chairman of Anka Local Government, Zamfara State, in connection with the killings and kidnapping in the...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →

Court strikes out suit against nomination of Sen. Na’Allah as APC candidate

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The Federal High Court Birnin Kebbi on Wednesday struck out a suit challenging the nomination of Sen. Bala Na’Allah’s as the APC Kebbi South Senatorial District candidate. Mr Sule-iko...

Wed Apr 17th, 2019     Read More →

Girl child education beyond enrolment in school, but… – UNICEF

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The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) on Tuesday, says that girl child education is beyond getting girls into schools. UNICEF Dr Zakari Adam, Chief of Field Office, UNICEF Kaduna stated this...

Wed Apr 17th, 2019     Read More →

Minimum wage, others to trigger rise in inflation rate — Analysts

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As inflation rate softens to 11.25% in March By Elizabeth Adegbesan Analysts in the financial sector have projected that the signing of the new minimum wage bill, a hike in energy tariffs and...

Wed Apr 17th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Electoral corruption, worst form of corruption- Ibrahim Magu

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By Soni Daniel The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu has described electoral corruption as the worst form of corruption as it undermines the will...

Tue Apr 16th, 2019     Read More →

Banditry: Gov Yari orders security chiefs to move closer to flashpoints

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T/Mafara – Gov. Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara has ordered Security Chiefs in the stare to head field operations in the fight against bandits. Yari made this known on Monday while addressing...

Mon Apr 15th, 2019     Read More →

SENATE PRESIDENT: Between Lawan and Ndume

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By Ola Adedayo Using the penultimate week edition of ‘NTA Tuesday Live’, the Nigerian Television Authority talk-show, as barometer to feel the pulse of the nation, it was evidently...

Sun Apr 14th, 2019     Read More →