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2019: Don’t rule out automatic ticket for Buhari — APC

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The national leadership of the All Progressives Congress, APC, was, last night, trying to fend-off possible schisms in the party over the declaration by the South-West caucus that the 2019...

Sun Oct 15th, 2017     Read More →

President Buhari’s Midterm Report: CBN takes the cake

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Being a farmer himself, it was easy for president Muhamadu Buhari to spot the fact that the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN Anchor Borrowers Program has been making waves by having massive impact on...

Sat Oct 14th, 2017     Read More →

18 states to benefit from $500m World Bank projects

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Mr Ularamu Ubandoma, the National Coordinator, Rural Access and Mobility Project (RAMP) says 18 more states will benefit from 500 million dollars World Bank assisted projects. The project is under...

Fri Oct 13th, 2017     Read More →

Kebbi’s First Lady’s Foundation treats 600 cancer patients

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BIRNIN KEBBI—NEWLY-established Medicaid Cancer Foundation in Kebbi State has treated about 600 cancer patients out of the 12,000 cases it recorded across the state. Brain tumor: Zika virus...

Thu Oct 12th, 2017     Read More →

Bill against unadvertised employment in public service passes 1st reading

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The Senate on Wednesday passed for second reading a Bill for law to prohibit unadvertised employment in Federal Public Service. This came after a debate on the general principles of the Bill...

Wed Oct 11th, 2017     Read More →

Rep urges FG to assist flood-ravaged communities

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The House of Representatives has appealed to the Federal Government to urgently assist communities ravaged by flood across the country. The lawmakers believed such assistance would help to reduce...

Wed Oct 11th, 2017     Read More →

Bagudu denies taking N10bn primary education fund

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By Kabir Dankatsina BIRNIN KEBBI—GOVERNOR Abubakar Bagudu of Kebbi State has dismissed reports that the state accessed N10 billion from the primary education fund. In an interview with...

Tue Oct 10th, 2017     Read More →

Kebbi, UNICEF tackle diarrhoea, measles

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By Kabir Dankatsina BIRNIN KEBBI—FOLLOWING the recent outbreak of diarrhoea and measles in some parts of Kebbi State, the state, yesterday, signed an agreement with UNICEF to address the...

Tue Oct 10th, 2017     Read More →

Tambuwal updates Buhari on peace mission, oil exploration in Sokoto Basin

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Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state has briefed President Muhammadu Buhari on the peace mission by five Northern governors to South-east and South-south regions, and the efforts toward oil...

Mon Oct 9th, 2017     Read More →

On the NGO regulation bill

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ANOTHER controversy is ranging in the National Assembly, as a result of the contentious bill sponsored by the Deputy Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, Umar Buba Jibril, representing...

Mon Oct 9th, 2017     Read More →

SERAP sues FG over Saraki, Fashola, others’ N40bn pay, pensions

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Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sued the Federal Government over its “failure to stop former governors and now serving senators and ministers from receiving...

Sun Oct 8th, 2017     Read More →

FG gives Emefiele kudos on 41 items policy

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THE federal government has given the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Mr. Godwin Emefiele, kudos on his 41 items policy, saying that it has both saved the nation’s foreign...

Sat Oct 7th, 2017     Read More →

APC Govs introduce 3 bills to boost free education, revenue, security funding

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IN a landmark move aimed at making education free and to boost internally generated revenue and funding for the security agencies, All Progressives Governors in the country have approved three...

Sat Oct 7th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari’s 360,000 jobs for youths ready soon

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Central Bank of Nigeria governor , Mr Godwin Emefiele has explained how President Muhammadu Buhari’s promise to provide 360,000 jobs for youths nationwide, will be actualised. Emefiele...

Fri Oct 6th, 2017     Read More →

Another canoe mishap claims 2 lives in Kebbi

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Another canoe mishap has claimed two lives in Yauri Local Government Area of Kebbi, two days after 18 passengers died when their canoe capsized in the area. Chairman of the local council, Musa...

Fri Oct 6th, 2017     Read More →