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Kebbi settles pensioners with N79m Paris refunds

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By Kabir Dankatsina BIRNIN KEBBI—Kebbi State Government has said it had settled pensioners with N79 million of N5.9 billion Paris Club refunds it received from the Federal Government. At a...

Tue Aug 15th, 2017     Read More →

Traditional rulers tasked on peace

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By Umar Yusuf YOLA—The Lamido Adamawa, Dr. Muhammdu Mustapha, has tasked traditional rulers to use their experiences to fast track development and propagate peaceful coexistence in the...

Tue Aug 15th, 2017     Read More →

Sexuality education necessary, but not in schools — Stakeholders

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Stakeholders in the education sector in some states of the North West and North East have expressed divergent views on the teaching of Sexuality Education in schools and at home. In a survey...

Mon Aug 14th, 2017     Read More →

PDP extends Makarfi’s tenure, dissolves Excos In 7 states

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Going by the decision of the Non-elective National Convention of the country’s opposition party which held in Abuja on Saturday 12th, August 2017, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National...

Sat Aug 12th, 2017     Read More →

Kebbi begins e-budget in 2018

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By Kabir Dankatsina BIRNIN-KEBBI—KEBBI State government, yesterday, disclosed that plans were under way to commence an electronic budget in 2018. Gov. Bagudu Government said it will enable...

Thu Aug 10th, 2017     Read More →

Kebbi govt. generates N6.4bn IGR in 2 years

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The Kebbi Government, on Wednesday said it would review its tax policy to raise its internal revenue collection from the “meager” N6.4 billion it generated in the last two years. The...

Wed Aug 9th, 2017     Read More →

Osinbajo, dignitaries throng Ilesa for prayers for Aregbesola’s mother

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Acting President Yemi Osinbajo was on Tuesday among thousands of dignitaries that thronged Ilesa, Osun, for the seventh day Fida’u prayers for Gov. Rauf Aregbesola’s late mother,...

Tue Aug 8th, 2017     Read More →

Aisha Buhari commissions breast-feeding rooms

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By Kabir Dankatsina BIRNIN-KEBBI—THE wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Hajiya Aisha Buhari, yesterday, commissioned breast-feeding rooms for working mothers in Birnin-Kebbi, the Kebbi...

Tue Aug 8th, 2017     Read More →

Those against restructuring are real enemies of Nigeria —Bishop Okonkwo

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…Advises NASS to revisit it By Joseph Erunke ABUJA—PRESIDING Bishop of The Redeemed Evangelical Mission, TREM, Dr Mike Okonkwo, yesterday, said those opposed to restructuring in the...

Mon Aug 7th, 2017     Read More →

Clark Explodes: Buhari is marginalising Igbo

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•Says Biafra is not the solution •On power devolution: Those in opposition want Nigeria dead By Henry Umoru Chief Edwin Kiagbodo Clark, a foremost Ijaw leader, the Convener of the Pan...

Sun Aug 6th, 2017     Read More →

Nigeria’s Unity: Traditional rulers to meet

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Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria (FTAN) says plans have been concluded to host a conference of traditional rulers aimed at fostering unity in the country as well as promoting tourism...

Sat Aug 5th, 2017     Read More →

WACOT Rice Mill targets 500,000mt; 53,500 jobs

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By Kabir Dankatsina BIRNIN-KEBBI—TGI Group, the parent company of WACOT Limited, has disclosed that it intends to increase rice milling capacity in Nigeria to 500,000 metric tonnes per annum...

Fri Aug 4th, 2017     Read More →

We’ll turn Bama town to modern city—FG

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By Kabir Dankatsina BIRNIN KEBBI—THE Federal Government, yesterday, declared that it would re-construct Bama town in Maiduguri, Borno State, which was damaged by Boko Haram, to a modern...

Thu Aug 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Okorocha to Nigerians: It’s too early to judge our performance

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By Chinonso Alozie Birnin Kebbi— Chairman, Progressive Governors Forum and Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, said, yesterday, it was too early for Nigerians to judge elected officials...

Wed Aug 2nd, 2017     Read More →

Buhari’ ‘ll fulfil his promises to Nigerians – Osinbajo

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – ACTING President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has reassured Nigerians that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress, Government will surely deliver...

Wed Aug 2nd, 2017     Read More →