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Plucky Kyrgyzstan go from dead goats to Asian Cup hopefuls

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Better known for horseback wrestling, eagle hunting and dead goat polo, Kyrgyzstan are hoping to turn heads at this month’s Asian Cup football tournament. Kirgyzstan’s players...

Mon Jan 7th, 2019     Read More →

PDP not campaigning on issues – BSO

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The United Kingdom chapter of Buhari Support Organisation has criticised the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar for not basing their campaigns on...

Mon Jan 7th, 2019     Read More →

Atiku already dividing Nigeria even not yet elected president – Miyetti Allah

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…Says they’re not killers …Says Buhari has nothing to do with herdsmen By Anthony Ogbonna The National Coordinator of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria,...

Fri Dec 21st, 2018     Read More →

Buratai visits troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE

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Maiduguri – The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, has embarked on operational visit of troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE, as part of effort to enhance campaign against Boko Haram...

Fri Dec 21st, 2018     Read More →

Many killed as bandits attack Zamfara communities

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Armed bandits, Wednesday, reportedly stormed three communities in Birnin Magaji Local Government Area of Zamfara State, killing many residents. Some of those killed were working on their farms,...

Fri Dec 21st, 2018     Read More →

FG plans new taxes to fund 2019 budget

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By Emma Ujah, Abuja Bureau Chief & Sebastine Obasi LAGOS — Amid revenue shortfall pressures, the Federal Government intends to introduce new taxes in the fiscal year 2019 as part of its...

Fri Dec 21st, 2018     Read More →

Senate confirms Owasanoye, 8 others as ICPC members, Abba-aji S’Court justice

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ABUJA—THE Senate yesterday, confirmed the appointment of nine nominees President Muhammadu Buhari presented to it as Chairman and members of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other...

Fri Dec 21st, 2018     Read More →

Amnesty International Report, Drawing the wrong conclusion – By Garba Shehu

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The first thing to say about Amnesty International’s Report: Setting the Record Straight is to thank the organisation for confirming a fact stated time and again by President Muhammadu...

Thu Dec 20th, 2018     Read More →

Your report outdated, we arrested 947 suspected terrorists – FG to AI

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The Federal Government has said that Amnesty International (AI) was wrong to have concluded in its report that the government had done nothing to stem killings in the country. Minister of...

Thu Dec 20th, 2018     Read More →

Senate confirms Owasanoye, 8 others as ICPC Chairman, members

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The Senate on Thursday confirmed the appointment of Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye as Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC). New Chairman of the...

Thu Dec 20th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Senate confirms Owasanoye, 8 others as ICPC, Chairman, members

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The Senate, on Thursday, confirmed the appointment of Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye as Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC). Senate 2019: Appeal...

Thu Dec 20th, 2018     Read More →

Badeh’ killings: police deploys rescue team, solicit public aid

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By David Odama FOLLOWING the killing of the former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshall Alex Baden by unknown gunmen in Nasarawa State, the State police command has solicited the assistance...

Thu Dec 20th, 2018     Read More →

Procurement of Russian hackers: It is a sign of APC’s desperation – Atiku

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor Atiku Abubakar presidential campaign has dismissed the All Progressives Congress, APC’s allegation of procuring Russian hackers to penetrate Independent...

Thu Dec 20th, 2018     Read More →

Karate Federation indicates interest to host UFAK Zonal championship

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Karate Federation of Nigeria (KFN) president, Silas Agara has charged his fellow board members to bring up ideas that can help them host competitions that will boost the sport in the country. ...

Thu Dec 20th, 2018     Read More →

FG approves N700m for completion of Farin Ruwa Dam project

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The Federal Ministry of Water Resources, on Wednesday said Federal Government has approved N700 million to complete the Farin Ruwa Hydro power project in Nasarawa state to boost power generation...

Wed Dec 19th, 2018     Read More →