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Buratai flags off exercise Ayem Akpatuma II in Taraba

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The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has flagged off Exercise AYEM AKPATUMA II in Takum, Taraba with a charge on troops to consolidate on the gains recorded during the first exercise...

Sun Nov 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Nasarawa Government to organise cultural festival – Commissioner

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Gov. Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa. Photo/Twitter/NasarawaGovtThe Nasarawa State Government says it will organise cultural festival to showcase the rich cultural heritage of the people of the...

Sat Nov 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Muslim adherents pay zakat amidst economic recovery

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Amid the ongoing economic recovery in the country, a charity based organization Zakat and Sadaqat Foundation (ZSF) was able to increase its zakat proceeds of N318.1 million in October 2018 to...

Fri Nov 1st, 2019     Read More →

We employed prayer warriors to pray for firefighting trucks ― Huan, FFS spokesperson

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Ugo Huan Deputy Superintendent of Fire, DSF Ugo Huan is the Public Relations Officer of the Federal Fire Service, FFS. In this brief chat with Omeiza Ajayi, she speaks on the efforts of the...

Mon Oct 28th, 2019     Read More →

Man docked for allegedly stealing laptops, cell phone, POS

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A Karu Upper Area Court on Monday ordered that a 27-year-old man Ismaila Sani, who allegedly stole two HP laptops, Samsung cell phone, two Point Of Sale (POS) machines, all worth N1.4million, be...

Mon Oct 28th, 2019     Read More →

Nasarawa free education: We still pay fee, Physically challenged students cry out

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Gov Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa By David Odama CONCERNED by the alleged disregard to Governor Abdullahi Sule’s free education policy for the physically challenged students in tertiary...

Mon Oct 28th, 2019     Read More →

Border closure: Rice dealers want loan, count gains

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Rice farm Some rice farmers have appealed to the Federal Government to provide them with affordable loan facilities to boost production to reduce the price of the commodity as they described the...

Mon Oct 28th, 2019     Read More →

Oyo targets solid minerals for IGR boost, says Makinde’s adviser

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Gov Seyi Makinde of Oyo State The government of Seyi Makinde in Oyo State is setting its eyes on the solid mineral sector as a major boost for its Internally-Generated Revenue (IGR), the Special...

Mon Oct 28th, 2019     Read More →

At campaign flag- off, Osinbajo says Bello will win Kogi governorship poll

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Boluwaji Obahopo – Lokoja The National Chairman of the All progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomole, on Saturday presented the party’s flag to Governor Yahaya Bello and his running...

Sun Oct 27th, 2019     Read More →

Sanitation: Over 2000 offenders facing prosecution in Nasarawa

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Gov Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa By David Odama, Lafia Over two thousand persons arrested at the weekend for violation of environmental Sanitation laws across the thirteen local government areas of...

Sun Oct 27th, 2019     Read More →

Integrity is your most valuable collateral, Osinbajo to young Nigerian graduates

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the 6th Convocation ceremony of Baze University, Abuja. By Joseph Erunke Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has tasked young Nigerian graduates to imbibe the spirit of...

Sun Oct 27th, 2019     Read More →

Money laundering charge: EFCC docks ex-Pension boss, Maina, son

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Charged for Wiring $1.822m to himself, using pseudo name, *Taking possession of $360,000, proceeds of unlawful act, *Paid $1.4m for purchase of Abuja property, *Made cash payment of $2m for...

Sat Oct 26th, 2019     Read More →

Nasarawa lawmaker hails Appeal Court victory

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Hon Danladi Jatau Mr Danladi Jatau, Minority Leader, Nasarawa State House of Assembly, has expressed happiness over the Appeal Court judgment upholding his election, describing it as a victory for...

Fri Oct 25th, 2019     Read More →

My husband is wicked, insults my parents, beats me, wife tells court

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A businesswoman, Asabe Salisu, on Friday prayed an Upper Area Court in Mararaba, Nasarawa State, to dissolve her eight-year-old marriage to her husband, for alleged battery and consistent...

Fri Oct 25th, 2019     Read More →

How my agric business became billion naira venture ― Ex-militant

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Retson Tedheke, the ex-militant who became an agriculture entrepreneur has said that the worth of his farm business in Ga’ate, Nasarawa state is more than N1 billion, encouraging more...

Fri Oct 25th, 2019     Read More →