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Minimum Wage showdown: FG in dilemma as 10 states offer NLC higher minimum wage

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Plateau tops list with N57,000, Abia follows with N42,000, Jigawa N32,000, Nasarawa N31, Kano N30,000, Gombe N28,000, Borno 27,000, Bauchi N25, Adamawa N23,000 , Ondo N22,000, Taraba...

Mon Nov 5th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Nigeria needs a modern president – Iyorchia Ayu

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Lecturer, activist-turned politician, Dr. Iyorchia Ayu has served as Senate President, minister of several ministries and is today one of the elders of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. A close...

Mon Nov 5th, 2018     Read More →

Shi’ites group releases name of those killed during protest, clash with police, army

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The names of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) or Shiites members who were allegedly killed by soldiers during a recent protest in Abuja. Army, had accused the Shiites of direct provocation,...

Sun Nov 4th, 2018     Read More →

FG begins probe of mining activities in Nigeria

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The Ministry of Mines and Steel Development says it has commenced Nationwide environmental monitoring to ensure mining title holders comply with mining laws and regulations. Activities of Miners...

Sun Nov 4th, 2018     Read More →

This is the ‘Change’ we voted for!

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By Godwin Amadi Some people glamourize regret as if it’s a virtue or an endowment. All some posers need to do to remain relevant on social media is to say they regret voting Buhari....

Sun Nov 4th, 2018     Read More →

Primaries: Nasarawa assembly aspirant resigns from APC

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Mr Jacob Ajegana-Kudu, an All Progressives Congress (APC) aspirant for Nasarawa State House of Assembly, has withdrawn his membership of the party. Ajegana-Kudu sought to represent Nasarawa Eggon...

Sat Nov 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Kebbi To Spend N900m on Fulani settlements

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By Kabir DanKatsina KEBBI State government says it has obtained a loan of N900million to rehabilitate the 21-settlements of the Fulani in the state which were abandoned by past administrations....

Sat Nov 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Emir of Awe in Nasarawa state is dead

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Alhaji Abubakar Umar II, the Emir of Awe in Nasarawa state is dead. Mr Yakubu Lamai, Director General, strategic communication and Press Affairs to Gov. Umaru Al-Makura confirmed this to newsmen...

Sat Nov 3rd, 2018     Read More →

NMA urges Gov. Al-Makura to assent to SHIS Bill

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The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), Nasarawa State Chapter, on Saturday appealed to Gov. Tanko Al- Makura to assent to the State Health Insurance Scheme (SHIS) Bill as passed by the state...

Sat Nov 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Why Kaduna is always boiling – Stakeholders

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Kaduna, Stakeholders in Kaduna State have attributed the protracted crisis in the state to failure of governance, injustice and growing culture of hate among the people. More than 70 people were...

Sat Nov 3rd, 2018     Read More →

I gave 4 important ministries to area I didn’t record much votes—Buhari

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…Says he has been fair to all By Johnbosco Agbakwuru President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abuja said that he has been fair to all parts of the country as he gave Ministers of Foreign...

Fri Nov 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Separated conjoined twins stable, in good conditions – UATH

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By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA – The Management, University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, UATH, on Friday said the conditions of Elijah and Elisha Buzugbe, conjoined twins who were separated four...

Fri Nov 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Army begins ‘Operation Crocodile Smile III’ in Rivers, Delta, Bayelsa, A/Ibom states

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The 16 Brigade of the Nigerian Army on Friday commenced `Operation Crocodile Smile III’ exercise across some states of the Niger Delta, to stem the tide of pipeline vandalism in the...

Fri Nov 2nd, 2018     Read More →

3 health workers abducted in Nasarawa

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GUNMEN, yesterday, abducted three officials of the Nasarawa State Primary Health Care Development Agency, NSPHCDA, along Nasarawa-Toto Road. Mr. Kennedy Idrisu, Public Relations Officer of the...

Fri Nov 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Gunmen abduct 3 health workers in Nasarawa state

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Unknown gunmen, on Thursday, abducted three officials of the Nasarawa State Primary Health Care Development Agency (NSPHCDA), along Nasarawa-Toto road. File photo: Gunmen raid Ivory Coast police...

Thu Nov 1st, 2018     Read More →