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Domestic debts of 36 states, FCT hit N3.5trn in H1’18

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By Elizabeth Adegbesan The Debt Management Office (DMO), yesterday, said the domestic debt stock of the country’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) stood at N3.5 trillion as...

Fri Sep 14th, 2018     Read More →

Hajj 2018: NAHCON chairman hails Buhari

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The Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), Barrister Abdullahi Mukhtar Muhammad has commended President Muhammad Buhari for continually...

Fri Sep 14th, 2018     Read More →

NLC begs Nasarawa govt to help Lafia explosion survivors

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By Victor Ahiuma-Young NIGERIA Labour Congress, NLC, has called on Nasarawa State government to, on humanitarian grounds, assist the survivors of the recent Lafia gas explosion pick up medical...

Fri Sep 14th, 2018     Read More →

UTI causes life-threatening complications, doctors warn

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Some medical practitioners have warned that Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) could lead to potentially life-threatening complications, if left untreated. The experts made this known in an...

Thu Sep 13th, 2018     Read More →

Nasarawa Assembly passes Health Insurance Bill

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Nasarawa State House of Assembly has passed the Health Insurance Scheme Bill 2018 to make health care services accessible to residents. Gov. Al-Makura Speaker Ibrahim Balarabe-Abdullahi announced...

Wed Sep 12th, 2018     Read More →

Buratai relocates Army Headquarters Operational Office to Gudumbali

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By: Kingsley Omonobi Abuja – Following the new wave of attacks being launched on troop’s bases by Boko Haram in a bid to retake Nigerian territories, Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt....

Wed Sep 12th, 2018     Read More →

Spate of killings in Nigeria declining — Lai Mohammed

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The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Tuesday, said there has been a drastic reduction in the spate of killings in the country, and challenged the media to ensure a proper...

Tue Sep 11th, 2018     Read More →

Maku, Adamu commiserate with victims of Lafia gas explosion

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Mr Labaran Maku, National Secretary, All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), has commiserated with victims of the gas explosion in Lafia that killed nine people and left many others injured. File:...

Tue Sep 11th, 2018     Read More →

15 dead, 17 vehicles burnt as gas explosion rocks Nasarawa

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By David Odama NO fewer than 15 persons were, yesterday, feared dead with 40 others hospitalised with various degrees of injuries following a gas explosion at Monaco Gas Station situated in the...

Tue Sep 11th, 2018     Read More →

Solid minerals: Nigeria mining sector, emerging investors’ goldmine

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By Michael Eboh THE Nigerian mining sector is gradually becoming the toast of both local and foreign investors, going by the current reforms undertaken by the Federal Government in the...

Tue Sep 11th, 2018     Read More →

Scores killed in Nasarawa gas explosion

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By David Odama LAFIA– Gas explosion Monday killed score in Nasarawa state. The cause of the incident was yet unknown at the time of this report. President of the Senate and 2019 presidential...

Mon Sep 10th, 2018     Read More →

Army inter Brigade combat competition begins in Kaduna

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Kaduna – The 1 Division, Nigerian Army inter Brigade combat proficiency competition has began in Kaduna with 50 participants. Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, with AK47 rifle,...

Mon Sep 10th, 2018     Read More →

Heavy downpour displaced hundreds, destroyed 184 houses in Katsina

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Heavy downpour that lasted for hours over the weekend has rendered hundreds of displaced and their houses numbering about 184 destroyed in eight communities of...

Sun Sep 9th, 2018     Read More →

NAHCON lauds President Buhari, Saudi Authorities

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The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria(NAHCON) has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for his continued support to the activities of the commission and paving the way for it to conduct...

Sun Sep 9th, 2018     Read More →

434 Dead, 23,893 Cases recorded: Cholera raging like bush fire in 18 states!

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*How poor handling of faeces makes Nigeria a fertile ground for outbreak — Experts By Chioma Obinna The country may be battling the largest outbreak of cholera barely a month after the...

Sun Sep 9th, 2018     Read More →