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Subsidy: LASG disburses N1.04 Bn on LAKE rice production in 17 months

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As part of efforts aimed at sustaining food sufficiency and food security, Lagos State Government said it has disbursed a sum of N1,049,140,395.00 as subsidy on LAKE Rice production from December...

Thu May 17th, 2018     Read More →

Lagos spends N1.04BN on LAKE rice subsidy

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Lagos State Government on Thursday said it has subsidized LAKE Rice to the tune of N1.049billion from December 2016 till date, as part of efforts aimed at sustaining food sufficiency and food...

Thu May 17th, 2018     Read More →

NCS promotes 34 officers in Sokoto Command

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The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has promoted 34 officers in Sokoto, Kebbi and Zamfara Area Command, including special promotion for outstanding performance. Decorating the officers on Wednesday,...

Wed May 16th, 2018     Read More →

Herdsmen crisis, Ramadan pressure food inflation

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By Elizabeth Adegbesan Despite the steady decline in headline inflation rate, there are indications that the lingering farmers-herders clash is throwing up negative trend in the food inflation...

Wed May 16th, 2018     Read More →

Stolen Mace: Crisis looms as NASS C’ttee summons Omo-Agege, Ndume

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – STRONG indications emerged Tuesday that crisis looms in the National Assembly as former Senate Leader, Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume, APC, Borno South and Senator Ovie...

Tue May 15th, 2018     Read More →

Customs generate N9 bn in Kaduna Zone in 4 months

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The Nigeria Customs Service, Zone B, has generated over N9 billion from January to April 2018, the Zonal Coordinator, Mr Udo Emmanuel, has said. Custom Officers Emmanuel, an Assistant Controller...

Tue May 15th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Najakku joins House of Reps race in Kebbi

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By Kabir DanKatsina BIRNIN KEBBI—Renowned columnist, Abu Najakku, has expressed his interest in the House of Representatives seat for Birnin Kebbi/Kalgo/Bunza constituency, Kebbi State, on...

Mon May 14th, 2018     Read More →

How states withdrew N593.1bn from federation account in Q1 2018

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The 36 states of the federation have so far withdrawn about 593.1 billion from the Federation Account as revenue generated in the first quarter of 2018. The breakdown is contained in the monthly...

Sun May 13th, 2018     Read More →

Gov Bagudu commends Nigerians for commitment to agriculture

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… as Gov Lalong hails Buhari for making agriculture leading sector By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA- THE Governor of Kebbi State, Senator Atiku Bagudu, yesterday, commended the renewed passion and...

Fri May 11th, 2018     Read More →

NJC reveals names of 21 new Judges, as CCT gets full panel

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – The National Judicial Council, NJC, on Friday, disclosed names of 21 successful candidates it recommended for elevation as Federal and State High Court...

Fri May 11th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria Customs seizes rice, vegetable oil worth N7.6m

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THE Western Marine Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, has impounded 571 bags of foreign parboiled rice in 50 kilograms bags, each and 49 kegs of 25kg litres of vegetable oil with Duty...

Fri May 11th, 2018     Read More →

Suspected Indian hemp dealer escapes arrest in Kebbi

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The Kebbi State Commander of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Alhaji Suleiman Jadi said, yesterday, that a suspected Indian hemp dealer escaped arrest in Koko Besse Local Government...

Fri May 11th, 2018     Read More →

FG implores state govts to respect terms of reference on federal roads

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By Favour Nnabugwu THE Federal Government has implored state governments to respect terms of reference of its road infrastructure within their domains, saying it has no objection to their...

Fri May 11th, 2018     Read More →

Senate sets up C’ttee to deliberate on Buhari’s request for over N2trn promissory note, bond

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE Senate, yesterday set up a seven member Committee to deliberate on President Muhammadu Buhari’s request for over N2 trillion for the issuance of promissory...

Thu May 10th, 2018     Read More →

16 Kebbi LGs get regular power supply

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By Kabir DanKatsina BIRNIN KEBBI—KEBBI State government has connected 16 of the 21 local government areas of the state with constant power supply. Gov. Bagudu A statement by Abubakar...

Thu May 10th, 2018     Read More →