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France reaffirms commitment to boosting electricity transmission in Nigeria

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Abuja – Mr Guillaume Audren de Kerdrel, Deputy Ambassador of France, has reaffirmed his country’s commitment to improving on the electricity transmission in Nigeria, particularly in...

Thu Apr 11th, 2019     Read More →

Kano State Govt. seals Mbanefo Holiday Inn, arrests 19 CSW, others

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The Kano State Government on Thursday sealed a popular hotel, Mbanefo Holiday Inn at Abeokuta road in Sabon Gari area of Kano over illegal activities. Journalists report that the during closure...

Thu Apr 11th, 2019     Read More →

You can’t win Nations Cup with Uzoho – Oparaku tells Rohr

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Former Super Eagles right fullback Mobi Oparaku says the chances of Nigeria winning the Africa Cup of Nations is slim because the team presently don’t have a goalkeeper they can rely on in...

Thu Apr 11th, 2019     Read More →

NASARAWA: How I’ll retrieve my mandate from Al-Makura – Adukwe

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By David Odama THE Senator representing Nasarawa South and the senatorial candidate of the peoples Democratic party, PDP in the February 23, 2019 National Assembly election in Nasarawa State,...

Thu Apr 11th, 2019     Read More →

FGN V CJN: Appeal Court Judgment on Justice Nganjiwa(3)

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The National Judicial Council as envisaged under Paragraph 21(b) Part 1 of the Third Schedule to the 1999 Constitution (as amended). The foregoing has been affirmed in a host of judicial...

Thu Apr 11th, 2019     Read More →

Police arraign 2 men for calling woman a “witch”

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Mararaba (Nasarawa State) – The Police on Wednesday arraigned two men- Ankeni Olawudoh, 55 and Wan Igyo, 33, in a Mararaba Upper Area Court, Abuja, for allegedly calling a woman a witch. The...

Wed Apr 10th, 2019     Read More →

Killings: Be alive to your responsibility, ASUP tells FG

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – ACADEMIC Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP, has decried the incessant killings in the country especially the armed banditry in the northeast and called on the...

Tue Apr 9th, 2019     Read More →

Lassa Fever: 16 new cases confirmed as death toll rises to 121

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16 new cases of Lassa fever have been confirmed from five states in the country.The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this in its latest Situation Report on the disease for Week...

Sat Apr 6th, 2019     Read More →

NASS Leadership: The battle gets hotter

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•As presidency says Buhari will avoid mistakes of 2015 By Henry Umoru and Johnbosco Agbakwuru With the conduct of February 23 National Assembly election and the results declared by the...

Sat Apr 6th, 2019     Read More →

Verification: 200 ghost workers uncovered in Nasarawa

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THE Nasarawa State Government has uncovered over 200 ghost workers in the Payroll Vouchers (PV) of the various Local Government Areas (LGAs). Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy...

Sat Apr 6th, 2019     Read More →

Tiv/Jukun crisis: 15 death recorded, as residents flee to Nasarawa, others

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… Gov Ishaku express worry over recurrent clash, calls for calm By Femi Bolaji Jalingo – About 15 persons are said to have been killed in the crisis that broke out between Tiv and...

Fri Apr 5th, 2019     Read More →

NASS leadership: Buhari Youth Organisation expresses dissatisfaction with APC zoning arrangement

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The Buhari Youth Organisation (BYO) in collaboration with Youth Support Groups in the North Central have expressed their dissatisfaction with the zoning formula of the All Progressives Congress...

Fri Apr 5th, 2019     Read More →

Nigerians consume 20bn cigarettes sticks annually- Minister

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…as Dogara vows House ‘ll speedily adopt Tobacco Control Regulations By Agbonkhese Oboh Minister of State for Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, has said 20 billion sticks of cigarettes are...

Thu Apr 4th, 2019     Read More →

Disease prevention: UNICEF tasks Nigerians on hand washing

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The UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has urged Nigerians to imbibe the habit of washing their hands with soap before and after eating to avoid the spread of diseases. Handwashing Mr Taru Murindi,...

Thu Apr 4th, 2019     Read More →

Buratai demands N472.8bn for 2019 operations

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By Emman Ovuakporie Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen Tukur Buratai, yesterday, made a request for N472.8 billion for its 2019 operations. Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai / AFP He...

Thu Apr 4th, 2019     Read More →