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Secretary urges NGO to sponsor traditional boxing league

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The Secretary of the Nigeria Traditional Boxing Premier League, Ahmed Jada, on Wednesday, urged Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) to sponsor the Dambe traditional boxing league. Jada told...

Wed Nov 15th, 2017     Read More →

Senate probes alleged N20trn unremitted stamp duty revenue

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA— THE Senate has begun a probe into alleged N20 trillion unremitted stamp duties revenue in the last five years. It also said over N7 trillion in stamp duties revenue...

Wed Nov 15th, 2017     Read More →

Sokoto targets 1.4m school enrollment

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By Abdallah el-Kurebe Sokoto State government has launched a 1.4 million school enrollment for the next school session. Considered Nigeria’s largest school enrollment, the launch took place...

Wed Nov 15th, 2017     Read More →

Okezie Ikpeazu: Is Abia on the march again or…? (1)

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Since the creation of Abia State in 1991, development has no doubt been slower than Abians expect, and this can be attributed to a lot of factors which range from politics to near-absent or...

Tue Nov 14th, 2017     Read More →

Osun ranks second in human capital on Nigeria’s first sub-national competitiveness index

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The state of Osun has ranked second in human Capital on Nigeria’s first sub-national competitiveness index released by the National Competitiveness Council of Nigeria. Osun ranking in human...

Mon Nov 13th, 2017     Read More →

Micro-zoning in North-West: Makarfi’s alleged 2019 presidential bid unsettles PDP

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CRISIS appears to be brewing in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the North-West, where the Chairman, National Caretaker Committee of the party, Senator Ahmed Makafi, hails from, over alleged ...

Sun Nov 12th, 2017     Read More →

Kebbi Govt. releases N22m counterpart fund for measles vaccination campaign — official

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Kebbi Government has released N22 million as counterpart fund for 2017 measles campaign activities in the state, Munir Jega, Executive Secretary, Kebbi State Primary Health Care Development...

Sat Nov 11th, 2017     Read More →

CBN expands Anchor Borrowers’ Programme

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… Targets additional 2m tonnes from 300,000 Rice Farmers Abuja – The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has formed strategic partnerships with agricultural commodity associations in the...

Thu Nov 9th, 2017     Read More →

FG to spend N300bn on roads reconstruction, rehabilitation in 2018

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The federal government has set aside N300 billion for the reconstruction and rehabilitation of strategic roads across the country in 2018. President Muhammadu Buhari announced this known when he...

Wed Nov 8th, 2017     Read More →

Senate scraps Excess Crude Account, says it’s illegal

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…Describes it as ‘biggest slush fund’ for govs By Henry Umoru ABUJA— THE Senate has unanimously called on the Federal Government to urgently abolish Excess Crude Account,...

Wed Nov 8th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari presents N8.612tn budget of Consolidation

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pegs exchange rate at N305/US$, GDP growth of 3.5 percent *** With Oil Benchmark at $45 per barrel , inflation rate of 12.4 percent ***Recurrent Costs of N3.494 trillion ***Debt Service of N2.014...

Tue Nov 7th, 2017     Read More →

Senate calls for abolition of Excess Crude Account

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Abuja – The Senate on Tuesday called for the abolition of Excess Crude Account (ECA). The Upper Chamber also called on the executive to pay the amount above the oil benchmark into the...

Tue Nov 7th, 2017     Read More →

6,000 get free medical services in Kebbi

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By Kabir Dankatsina BIRNIN KEBBI—THE medical team currently offering free outreach service in Kebbi State has so far treated about 6,000 patients suffering from different kinds of diseases....

Tue Nov 7th, 2017     Read More →

The Nigerian recession: We must never walk this way again – VP Osinbajo

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The story of the Nigerian recession must be told often, and more importantly, truthfully. There are two reasons why; the first is so as to ensure that never again, do we experience the horrors and...

Mon Nov 6th, 2017     Read More →

SON impounds 560bags of sugar in Kebbi

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The Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has impounded a truck loaded with 560 bags of contraband sugar in Kebbi. The SON Coordinator in Kebbi, Alhaji Jibril Muhammad disclosed this in an...

Mon Nov 6th, 2017     Read More →