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Group mobilises unemployed youths for Atiku

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The Coalition of Unemployed Youths for Atiku (COUYA) has vowed to mobilise youths to vote overwhelmingly for Atiku in the forth coming presidential election. Call for Atiku’s probe: Is this...

Fri Nov 9th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Group endorses Atiku, Ombugadu in Nasarawa state

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Lafia -A political group- the Nasarawa State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Tiv Forum has endorsed former Vice President Abubakar Atiku ahead of 2019 general election. Speaking during the...

Fri Nov 9th, 2018     Read More →

Intrigues, threats that led to N30,000 minimum wage

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By Victor Ahiuma-Young IT is no longer news that Nigerian workers are the least paid across the globe including war-torn countries.The subsisting N18,000 minimum wage in the country is less than...

Thu Nov 8th, 2018     Read More →

NSCDC trains 3,000 on crisis mgt in Nasarawa

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By David Odama LAFIA—AHEAD of the 2019 general election, Nasarawa State Command of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, has embarked on the training of over 3,000 personnel of...

Thu Nov 8th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari swears-in Chairman, members of CCB, 23 NPC Commissioners

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – The President also sworn-in 23 Commissioners of the National Population Commission at the Council Chamber, Presidential Villa, Abuja, before the commencement...

Wed Nov 7th, 2018     Read More →

Almakura donates 50 hectares of land for EFCC academy

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By David Odama LAFIA – THE Nasarawa State Governor, Umaru Tanko Al-Makura Wednesday donated 50 hectres of land to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for the establishment of...

Wed Nov 7th, 2018     Read More →

Herdsmen killings: My troops were not ambushed in Benue recently – Maj. Gen. Yekini

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By Peter Duru Makurdi…..The Field Commander of Operation Whirl Stroke, OPWS, Maj. Gen. Adeyemi Yekini has debunked a purported online media report that his troops were recently ambushed by...

Wed Nov 7th, 2018     Read More →

Armed Banditry: Air force Chief tours Site for FOB, Pays Courtesy Call on Emir of Birnin Gwari

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By: Kingsley Omonobi, Joseph Erunke-Abuja …Trains 701 officers on Force Protection in complex ground environment The Chief of the Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, on Tuesday,...

Wed Nov 7th, 2018     Read More →

Labour Party to Govs: Forgo security votes, cut down appointees to pay new minimum wage

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….Commends INEC’s handling of submission of forms By Chris Ochayi ABUJA – The National Working Committee, NWC, of Labour Party, LP, has advised the 36 State Governors to forgo...

Wed Nov 7th, 2018     Read More →

Gov. Al-Makura pledges to renovate Lafia Township Stadium

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Gov. Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has pledged to renovate Lafia Township stadium to meet international standards and attract more sporting activities. Al-Makura made the pledge while speaking...

Tue Nov 6th, 2018     Read More →

2019 Polls: President Buhari will defeat Atiku – lawyer

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Abuja – Mr Realwan Okpanachi, a legal practitioner and political analyst, says President Muhammadu Buhari will defeat Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party...

Tue Nov 6th, 2018     Read More →

Muslim cleric, nurse nabbed over missing placenta

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By Demola Akinyemi ILORIN-Officers of Kwara state police command are still battling to recover the placenta of a new born baby allegedly sold to a Muslim cleric in Ilorin for ritual purposes by a...

Tue Nov 6th, 2018     Read More →

Gbagi’s silence: Will he play the game or call Ibori’s bluff?

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By Emma Amaize, Editor, NDV ASABA—FOR some time now, former Minister of State for Education and Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, chieftain in Delta State, Olorogun Kenneth Gbagi, has seemingly...

Tue Nov 6th, 2018     Read More →

Truck crushes 2 primary school pupils in Makurdi

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By Peter Duru Makurdi—Two pupils of LGEA Primary School, Low Cost, Makurdi, were yesterday crushed to death when a truck loaded with bags of beans fell on them, while on their way to school....

Tue Nov 6th, 2018     Read More →

Police confirm arrest of 3 men over alleged possession of human part in Nasarawa

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Lafia – The Police in Nasarawa state have confirmed the arrest of three men (name withheld) in lafia for allegedly be in possession of fresh human part. The Police Relations Officer (PPRO)...

Mon Nov 5th, 2018     Read More →