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58 fake universities in operating at the moment in Nigeria, says NUC

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA-THE National Universities Commission, NUC, has said a total of 58 fake universities were carrying out illegal operations at the moment in Nigeria. The commission also...

Fri May 25th, 2018     Read More →

Benue Killings: Ethnic Cleansing or Jihad? Soyinka, Northern leaders tango

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•It’s ethnic cleansing; should be treated like cancer— Soyinka •Balarabe Musa: Soyinka’s wrong; Junaid Mohammed: He’s mischievous •It’s a jihad,...

Fri May 25th, 2018     Read More →

Opposition parties to boycott Nasarawa LG polls

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By David Odama LAFIA—BEARLY three days to the councils polls in Nasarawa State, opposition political parties have insisted that they will not participate in the elections. Chairman of...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

Police nab killer of Nasarawa Varsity lectcurer, 13 other kidnappers/robbers

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By Kingsley Omonobi ABUJA—A team of policemen from Force Headquarters, made up operatives of Intelligence Response Team and Technical Intelligence Unit, have arrested 14 deadly kidnappers...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

Osinbajo worries over killings

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is worried that hundreds of innocent lives have been lost this year alone and vowed that the incessant killings must stop. He urged leaders to rise to the challenge of...

Wed May 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Group advises Nasarawa/Kogi govts on LG crisis

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By Emmanuel Ovuakporie ABUJA—TO bring lasting peace between Egbura and Bassa ethnic groups in Toto Local Government Area of Nasarawa State and Bassa Local Government Area in Kogi State, the...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

Police nap killers of Mailafia

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The Nigeria Police Force said it has arrested another fourteen (14) vicious and notorious kidnapping/ armed robbery suspects operating along Kaduna-Zaria-Kano highway. According to ACP Jimoh...

Wed May 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Nasarawa pensioners protest 200 deaths, tell tales of woe

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Pensioners in Nasarawa State who have been enduring unpaid benefits as well as piecemeal payment system by the government, have decided to not only bark, but also bite as their endurance appeared...

Wed May 23rd, 2018     Read More →

We‘re not folding our arms over non-remittance of pension funds, says PenCom

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ONE of the major challenges threatening the Contributory Pension Scheme, CPS, introduced in 2005 following the Pension Reforms, PRA, 2004, is non-remittance of deducted contributions by employers....

Wed May 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Saraki vs IGP Idris: Senate delegation meets President Buhari at Aso Rock

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President Muhammadu Buhari is meeting with 10-man senate delegation raised to address the ongoing impasse between the Senate President, Bukola Saraki and the Inspector-General of Police, IGP...

Tue May 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Wake up, Nigeria is dying: A reply to my Fulani friends (1)

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By Obadiah Mailafia ON Friday 11 May, I wrote an article titled, “Genocide, Hegemony and Power in Nigeria”, featuring on the back page of the financial newspaper BusinessDay. In the...

Tue May 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Troops kill 35 herdsmen in Benue

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…1 soldier missing, another killed, 2 wounded By Joseph Erunke ABUJA-THE Defence Headquarters has said a total of 35 herdsmen terrorising Benue State, we’re killed at the weekend. This...

Mon May 21st, 2018     Read More →

NiMet predicts rain most cities today

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted morning rains over the Central and southern states of the country on Monday. Poorly constructed drainage in front of Imo government house...

Mon May 21st, 2018     Read More →

2019 Election: Buhari still the best option, says speaker Abdullahi

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Keffi (Nasarawa state) – Alhaji Ibrahim Balarabe-Abdullahi, the Speaker, Nasarawa State House of Assembly, said President Muhammadu Buhari still remained the best presidential material for...

Mon May 21st, 2018     Read More →

Most Nigerian cities to experience rains on Monday – NiMet

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted morning rains over the Central States of the country on Monday. NiMet predicted that there would be thundery activities over Abuja, parts...

Sun May 20th, 2018     Read More →