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Kogi needs N2.8bn to offset workers salary — Labour

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By Boluwaji Obahopo, Lokoja Nigerian Labour Congress, Kogi State chapter has said about N2.8b was needed to offset the arrears of workers’ salary in the state. File: Members of NLC State...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

Another woman strangled in Port Harcourt hotel

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hotel By Egufe Yafugborhi LESS than a month after a lady was suspiciously killed by an unknown sex partner in a Port Harcourt hotel, another woman identified as Jenifer Nwokocha has suffered the...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

Emir of Keffi calls for ban on street begging

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street begging By David Odama LAFIA—THE Emir of Keffi, in Keffi Local Keffi local government Area of Nasarawa State, Shehu Chindo Yamusa 111, has called for total ban on street begging...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

In Keffi prison prisoners want to smoke

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Lafia – Mr Emmanuel Okoro, the Controller of the Nasarawa State Command of the Nigeria Correctional Service, on Thursday refuted reports by a section of the media which claimed there was a...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

Those calling for revolution ‘re evil minded — Abdullahi, Nasarawa speaker

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revolution By David Odama NASARAWA State House of Assembly, Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi, is not happy with those agitating for revolution and wants them to utilise constitutional means to change...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

Inmates of Keffi Prisons attempt mass jailbreak over alleged poor feeding

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By Dave Odama LAFIA—NO fewer than 50 inmates in Keffi Prison in Keffi Local Government Area of Nasarawa State yesterday attempted mass jailbreak over alleged poor feeding and lack of medical...

Fri Aug 16th, 2019     Read More →

Controller refutes report of jail break in Keffi prison

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Mr Emmanuel Okoro, the Controller of the Nasarawa State Command of the Nigeria Correctional Service, on Thursday refuted reports by a section of the media which claimed there was a jail break at...

Thu Aug 15th, 2019     Read More →

Army uncovers firearms factory in Benue, arrests manufacturer, 10 others

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firearms By Peter Duru Makurdi—Operatives of the joint military intervention force, code-named Operation Whirl Stroke, OPWS, have uncovered another firearms manufacturing plant in Benue...

Thu Aug 15th, 2019     Read More →

Let us exorcise Igbo-Eze North L. G.A of the angel of death

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death By Ikechukwu Odu Recently, there have been harvest of tragic deaths at Igbo-Eze North Local Government Area of Enugu State. SARS: We did not kill Francis, Police fume(Opens in a new browser...

Wed Aug 14th, 2019     Read More →

Embrace RUGA, PDP BoT chairman, tells Nigerians

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ABUJA—The chairman, Board of Trustees, BOT, of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Walid Jibrin, has urged Nigerians to embrace the establishment of Rural Grazing Areas, RUGA, programme of...

Wed Aug 14th, 2019     Read More →

Insecurity: President Buhari alone cannot do everything – Emir Usman-Jibrin

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Nasarawa (Nasarawa state) – The Emir of Nasarawa in Nasarawa State, Alhaji Ibrahim Usman-Jibrin, has urged Nigerians to support President Muhammadu Buhari to enable him tackle insecurity and...

Tue Aug 13th, 2019     Read More →

Just in: PDP BOT Chairman, Walid Jibrin backs RUGA

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ruga Sen. Walid Jibrin, the Chairman, Board of Trustees (BOT), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has urged Nigerians to embrace the establishment of Rural Grazing Areas (RUGA) programme of the...

Tue Aug 13th, 2019     Read More →

There’s huge disconnect between leaders and led – Bishop Eromosele

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By Ebele Orakpo Bishop Great Eromosele is the General Overseer of New Way Bible Church Worldwide. In this chat with Vanguard, Bishop Eromosele who describes himself as proudly Nigerian, speaks on...

Tue Aug 13th, 2019     Read More →

Coal deposit: Nasarawa to generate 100mw electricity- Gov. Sule

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By David Odama LAFIA – THE Nasarawa State government is set to generate private electricity from coal deposit in Obi local government area of the state. Governor Abdullahi Sule Governor,...

Mon Aug 12th, 2019     Read More →

EID-EL-KABIR: CAN, Labour, govs, others preach peace, national unity

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By Our Reporters ON the lips of governors, religious and Labour leaders among others, yesterday, were words of peace, caution, and tolerance to ensure stable polity and unity as Muslims celebrate...

Mon Aug 12th, 2019     Read More →