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Bagudu signs Contributory Heath Scheme Bill into law

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The Kebbi Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Bagudu, on Wednesday signed the Contributory Heath Scheme Bill into law. While the signing the bill into law in Birinin Kebbi, Bagudu said that the scheme would...

Wed Aug 1st, 2018     Read More →

13 states’ access to electricity still below 40%

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… as Lagos, Kano, Abia spend N250m monthly on generation By Prince Okafor WITH gas supply, distribution and transmission challenges affecting on-grid power sector, indications have emerged...

Tue Jul 31st, 2018     Read More →

2019 elections and national interest

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By Bobson Gbinije IF liberty and equality, as is taught by some, are chiefly to be found in democracy, they will be best attained when all persons alike share in the government to the...

Mon Jul 30th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Despite defections, Buhari will win, says Keyamo

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – In spite if last week’s depletion of the ranks of the All Progressives Congress APC as a result of a wave of defections that hit the ruling party, the Buhari...

Mon Jul 30th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari commiserates with gov’t, people of Kebbi on flood disasters

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President Muhammadu Buhari has sympathised with the people of Kebbi on the flood disasters that destroyed farmlands, crops and homes. Malam Garba Shehu, the President’s Senior Special...

Sat Jul 28th, 2018     Read More →

Why I’m pained by Kebbi flood disaster – Buhari

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday said that he was deeply pained over the recent flood disaster that destroyed farmlands and crops and a setback for the efforts...

Sat Jul 28th, 2018     Read More →

Abia can pay salaries, pensions with IGR—Nwosu

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By Ugochukwu Alaribe ABA—ALL Progressives Congress, APC, governorship aspirant in Abia State, Sir Friday Nwosu, has said that with efficient management of the internally generated...

Thu Jul 26th, 2018     Read More →

Why defections won’t hurt Buhari’s chances — Campaign organisation

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor & Henry Umoru LAGOS — The Muhammadu Buhari 2019 Campaign, yesterday, gave reasons defections by several National Assembly members will not harm the...

Thu Jul 26th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria spends N1.5trn on importation of food annually —DANGOTE

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Alhaji Aliko Dangote By Ola Ajayi IBADAN—AFRICA’S richest man, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, yesterday, lamented that Nigeria currently spends about N1.5 trillion annually on importation of...

Thu Jul 26th, 2018     Read More →

48 parties to participate in Osun guber poll – INEC

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said on Wednesday that 48 political parties filed nominations for the Sept. 22 governorship election in Osun. INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood...

Wed Jul 25th, 2018     Read More →

NDLEA arrests native doctor with Indian hemp farm

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The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Kebbi has arrested a 55-year-old native doctor, Arage Rikici, with Cannabis Sativa farm at Kukin village in Fakai Local Government Area of the...

Wed Jul 25th, 2018     Read More →

Price of petrol, diesel drop in June – NBS

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fuel-pump By Ediri Ejoh The National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, yesterday said average price paid by consumers for Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, popularly known as petrol, fell by 1.5 percent...

Wed Jul 25th, 2018     Read More →

18 students emerge winners of NNPC quiz competition

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Eighteen students have emerged winners in the just-concluded zonal contests of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) National Science Quiz Competition held in the six geo-political...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Kebbi Gov to involve commissioners, perm secs in UNICEF activities to meet target

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Birnin Kebbi: Kebbi Government says it will involve state executives, permanent secretaries and directors of ministries in the activities of UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) to meet the...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

Coomassie: Tinubu, Tambuwwal, Bagudu, others condoles Emir of Katsina, Masari

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The National Leader of the ruling party, All Progressive Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Governors Aminu Waziri Tambuwwal and Abubakar Bagudu of Sokoto and Kebbi States respectively have...

Fri Jul 20th, 2018     Read More →