Latest News, Events and Happenings in Nasarawa News.en-usWhy Nigerian Fulani won’t accept ranching — Miyetti-Allah Joseph ErunkeABUJA&mdash;THE Fulani in Nigeria have said they will not accept cattle ranching because the country&rsquo;s geographical location was not suitable for it. Besides, the Fulani said the species of cows they had, as subsistence livesto <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 SERAP, pensioners drag FG to ECOWAS Court over unpaid pensions, salaries Luminous JannamikeABUJA &#8211; Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project , Federal Civil Service Pensioners Association , and Association of Retired Local Government Staff and Primary School Teachers in Delta State have asked <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 19 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Blaming The Governors For Our Collective Faults – 2 Dele Sobowale&ldquo;If a man pays no heed to what is distant, he will soon find sorrow near at hand.&rdquo; Chinese proverb. Nigeria has seldom been a country blessed with foresightful people. Perhaps, they would never have tried, if our &ldquo;F <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 19 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Nasarawa Varsity denies 26,000 admission management of Nasarawa State University, Keffi, said on Friday that it would not admit more than 4000 new students for the 2017/2018 academic session, even though 30,000 applied for admission.Prof.Mohammed Mainoma, the Vice Chancellor of the Uni <br>VanguardBestNairaFri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Court jails teenager 8 months, 14 strokes of cane for having carnal knowledge of girl Mararaba Upper Area Court in Nasarawa State on Thursday sentenced a 16-year-old, Kingsley Ogwu, to eight months imprisonment for having carnal knowledge of a four-year-old girl.The Judge, Mr Ibrahim Shekarau, sentenced the convict without giving h <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 16 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 No sign Nigeria is out of recession, Labour laments Victor Ahiuma-YoungFIVE months after the Federal Government announced Nigeria&#8217; s exit from the crushing economic recession, umbrella body for senior civil servants in the country, at its National Executive Council, NEC, meeting in Enugu, En <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 16 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Foundation provides food for over 150 women, children in IDPs camp &#8230;.set to train, establish over 1000 IDPs with empowerment packagesBy Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA &mdash; A nongovernmental organisation called Nation First Foundation, NFF, has provided assorted cooked food for over 150 women and children who have be <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 15 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 IPMAN lauds FG ‘s commencement of oil exploration in 5 states Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria in Kano State has commended the Federal Government for starting oil exploration in Sokoto, Benue, Borno, Bauchi and Nasarawa states.The IPMAN chairman in the state, Alhaji Bashir Dan <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 15 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Students’ union urges Nasarawa Govt. to increase funding for COE, Akwanga Students Union Government of the College of Education, Akwanga, has called on the Nasarawa State Government to increase the funding for the college.Mr Shedrack Abeson, the President of the Caretaker Committee of the association, made the c <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 15 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Barman docked over alleged misappropriation of N392,750 Police have arraigned a 26-year-old barman, Williams Gabriel, before a Masaka Upper Area Court, Nasarawa State, for alleged criminal misappropriation of N392,750.The defendant, who resides in Masaka, is standing trial on a count charge of misapp <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 15 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Bad elements in security agencies selling arms to bandits — DSS;1,100 illegal entry points in Nigeria &mdash; Customs&#8230;No weapon missing in our armoury &mdash; PoliceBy Kingsley Omonobi &amp; Emman Ovuakporie ABUJA&mdash;THE Directorate of State Service, DSS, weekend, stunned members of the House of <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 13 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Woman delivers baby boy, abandon him in pit toilet Bashir BelloKATSINA &#8211; Woman, 20 years old, Shamsiyya Hassan who delivered a new born baby and abandoned the baby in a pit toilet is currently cooling her feet in custody of the Katsina state police command.Shamsiyya who was ar <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 11 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Woman in police custody for abandoning baby in pit toilet Bashir BelloKATSINA &#8211; Woman, 20 years old, Shamsiyya Hassan who delivered a new born baby and abandoned the baby in a pit toilet is currently cooling her feet in custody of the Katsina state police command. This was even as she <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 11 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Video: Femi Falan faults churches using tithes for private business, purchase of jet, others Rights and Constitutional Lawyer, Femi Falana has faulted some churches who use their congregational tithes to purchase jets, establish private businesses and others.Could he be supporting Daddy Freeze? <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 11 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Disbursements of education funds must be keenly monitored — Rushworth Chimanama Rushworth, convener for The Goldfish Initiative for Illiteracy and Poverty Alleviation, has urged the federal and state governments to urgently look into the deplorable condition of primary and secondary schools in some regions of the <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 11 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100