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PDP convention: NEC approves planning C’ttee, sub C’ttees

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…Keeps mum on committee chairman …Okays over 2,800 delegates …As George dissociates self from parallel convention By Dirisu Yakubu pdp-CHAIRMANSHIP ABUJA- The 77th National...

Thu Nov 30th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari to join other Heads of State in Jordan for counter terrorism meeting

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA-The meeting tagged “AQABA RETREAT, is scheduled to hold between 2nd and 3rd December and will be hosted by His Majesty, King Abdullah II of Jordan. Buhari...

Thu Nov 30th, 2017     Read More →

Why I’m supporting Buhari for second term – Ortom

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By Peter Duru MAKURDI—Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State, said yesterday, that he was backing President Muhammadu Buhari for a second term in office because of the President’s...

Thu Nov 30th, 2017     Read More →

Gov Bello kicks against grazing bill

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By Boluwaji Obahopo LOKOJA—Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has kicked against the anti-grazing laws enacted by some of his colleagues in Benue and Taraba states, saying herdsmen were...

Thu Nov 30th, 2017     Read More →

Kogi Govt. releases N91m counterpart fund to health partners

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Kogi Government on Tuesday says it has released N91 million counterpart funds for implementation of all health intervention programmes to facilitate partners’ activities in the state. Gov....

Thu Nov 30th, 2017     Read More →

2018 budget estimates empty-Reps

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we must not return it same way By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA-In their different submissions at Wednesday plenary, members of the House of Representatives literally said that the 2018 budget...

Wed Nov 29th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari asks Senate for confirmation of 10 Code of Conduct Bureau members

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The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has read President Muhammadu Buhari letter seeking the Senate’s confirmation for 10 nominees as chairman and members of the code of conduct...

Wed Nov 29th, 2017     Read More →

South East not excluded in appointment of Appeal Court Judges — NJC

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…‘Elevation based on merit, not lopsided’ By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA—The National Judicial Council, NJC, yesterday, denied allegation that the South East region of the...

Wed Nov 29th, 2017     Read More →

Alert: Imported banana floods Abuja markets

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Imported banana, with low prices, has flooded Abuja markets, raising concerns about the country’s food security, the livelihoods of banana farmers and traders as well as the health of...

Tue Nov 28th, 2017     Read More →

Plateau schools’ principals lament dearth of teachers

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Jos—Principals of public secondary schools in Plateau State have decried the inadequate teachers in core subjects, saying the scarcity has contributed to the schools’ inability to...

Tue Nov 28th, 2017     Read More →

Seriake Dickson’s moment of truth

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THE Southern Senators Forum under the leadership of Senator Hope Uzodimma in quite a historic move stormed Calabar between 24-26 November, 2017 to find a perfect mix for unity within the concept...

Tue Nov 28th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari’ll win again in 2019, says Gov Bello

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Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has described President Muhammadu Buhari as a “global brand for anti-corruption,” saying the country had Buhari at the time she needed him most...

Tue Nov 28th, 2017     Read More →

With N8bn monthly revenue accruals, it’s wicked owing workers, ASUU tells Bello

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA—ACADEM IC Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, yesterday berated the Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, for not only owing the state civil servants, including its...

Tue Nov 28th, 2017     Read More →

Prince Abubakar Audu was a phenomenon in Kogi politics – Kwankwaso

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Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso has described late Prince Abubakar Audu as a phenomenon in Kogi politics.Abubakar Audu The leader of Kwankwasiya Political Movement and former Governor of Kano State...

Mon Nov 27th, 2017     Read More →

Customs Area Command generates N2.1bn

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Customs Area Controller for Niger, Kwara and Kogi Mr Benjamin Binga, said the command generated N2.1 billion revenue from January to date. ‎ Binga disclosed this in Minna on Monday while...

Mon Nov 27th, 2017     Read More →