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How unhealthy narratives hurt the Nigerian girl child

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By Morenike Taire October 11- the world came together yet again to draw attention to the plight of the girl child once again, and all over the world. While women are shattering glass ceilings...

Sat Oct 27th, 2018     Read More →

Stakeholders brainstorm on lasting peace in Taraba

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By Femi Bolaji, Jalingo Taraba state in recent time has been in the eyes of the storm with persistent sacking of villages and destruction of lives and property in some parts of the state by...

Sat Oct 27th, 2018     Read More →

Traditional ruler warns herdsmen against cattle grazing in Nasarawa

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Agwada (Nasarawa State), Alhaji Abubakar Sadiq-Obagu, the traditional ruler of Agwada in Nasarawa State, has urged herdsmen to eschew cattle grazing in farmlands to avert clashes with farmers in...

Sat Oct 27th, 2018     Read More →

NURTW sensitises drivers on traffic rules, dangerous driving

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The National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Nasarawa State chapter, has advised drivers to obey traffic rules and avoid reckless driving to save lives. Int’l Day of Democracy:...

Fri Oct 26th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari offers free Cataract surgery to 270 persons in Nasarawa state

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President Muhammadu Buhari’s “Restore Vision Project” is offering free cataract surgery to more than 270 visually impaired persons in Nasarawa State in collaboration with the...

Fri Oct 26th, 2018     Read More →

National Cohesion: NGO tasks youths on tolerance, patience

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A Zaria-based Non-Governmental Organisation, (NGO), Arewa Youths Trust Foundation on Friday tasked Nigerian youths to tolerate, accommodate and embrace one another for national cohesion. The...

Fri Oct 26th, 2018     Read More →

Abductors want N5m for Abonema 10

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By Egufe Yafugborhi PORT HARCOURT— GUNMEN, who kidnapped 10 community leaders in Abonema waterways, Akuku Toru Local Government Area of Rivers State on Tuesday, have asked for N5 million...

Fri Oct 26th, 2018     Read More →

24 die in Benue, Lafia boat mishaps

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By Peter Duru & David Odama Makurdi—About 20 persons, Wednesday night, drowned in a boat mishap when a canoe conveying them across River Katsina capsized at the Buruku section of the...

Fri Oct 26th, 2018     Read More →

Aliero’s C’ttee report unfair—NAHCON

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Writes Senate The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, has refuted all the allegations made by the Senate Aleiro led ad hoc committee on pilgrims accommodations, feeding, logistics,...

Fri Oct 26th, 2018     Read More →

2019 N8.73trn budget size will reduce inflation threat — Expert

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Lokoja (Kogi) – A financial expert, Prof Uche Uwaleke, on Thursday said that the Federal Government’s decision to reduce the size of the 2019 budget to N8.73 trillion would reduce...

Thu Oct 25th, 2018     Read More →

Need for better nutrition funding

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WHILE malnutrition constitutes a serious setback to the socio-economic development of a nation, sustainable growth in Nigeria cannot be achieved without prioritised efforts to scale-up and sustain...

Thu Oct 25th, 2018     Read More →

N60bn Nigeria Airways fund: Reps call for revisit of Justice Nwazota’s panel report

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By Emman Ovuakporie ABUJA— House of Representatives, yesterday, resolved to set up a special committee to revisit the probe of the N60 billion allegedly looted by some political office...

Thu Oct 25th, 2018     Read More →

Katsina APC primaries: Coalition, protesters reject result, allege irregularities

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA—A Coalition of Dutsinma and Kurfi Youth Mobilization forum has rejected the outcome of the just concluded Katsina All Progressive Congress, APC primaries into the...

Thu Oct 25th, 2018     Read More →

Alaghodaro Summit : Obaseki to showcase social inclusion drive

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With less than three weeks to the 2018 Alaghodaro Summit, the Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has committed to showcasing efforts at social inclusion through different programmes and...

Wed Oct 24th, 2018     Read More →

Police kill robbery suspect in Nasarawa state

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The Police command in Nasarawa state said a suspected member of an armed robbery gang operating in Obi-Awe Local Government Area of the state had been shot dead. Police Spokesman of the command,...

Wed Oct 24th, 2018     Read More →