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IGP calls for stronger laws against kidnapping, other crimes

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As Operation Puff Adder arrests 2,175 suspects By Emma Nnadozie, Crime Editor The Inspector-General of Police, Muhammed Adamu, yesterday, called for tougher legislation against kidnapping and...

Thu Jun 6th, 2019     Read More →

Police arrest 2,175 for kidnapping, armed robbery, others

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The Inspector General of Police ( I-G ), Mr Mohammed Adamu, said the police have arrested 2,175 suspects for armed robbery, kidnapping, cultism and banditry since the launch of the...

Wed Jun 5th, 2019     Read More →

Eid-el-Fitr: More Govs, PFN, TUC rejoice with Muslims, preach peaceful co-existence

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By Our Reporters More state governors, Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, PFN, and Trade Union Congress of Nigeria, TUC, yesterday rejoiced with Nigerian Muslims for the successful completion of...

Wed Jun 5th, 2019     Read More →

Insecurity won’t stop rice production – RIFAN

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By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA – THE Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria, RIFAN, has assured Nigerians that current insecurity challenges would not stop rice production in the country. A man carries...

Wed Jun 5th, 2019     Read More →

APC crisis latest: Impunity marked your era, APC blasts Oyegun

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Feel free to join PDP, APC scribe tells aggrieved members .Be humble, ask for secret of my success — Oyegun .Face your self-inflicted woes, PDP replies APC By Omeiza Ajayi & Dirisu...

Wed Jun 5th, 2019     Read More →

Feel free to join the PDP, APC tells aggrieved members

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.Says, Oyegun’s era, personification of impunity, indiscipline By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The ruling All Progressives Congress APC Tuesday in Abuja asked any of its aggrieved members who...

Tue Jun 4th, 2019     Read More →

How we spent N45m to train 1,000 pry schl teachers, Nasarawa govt tells SERAP

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The Nasarawa State Universal Basic Education Board has responded to a Freedom of Information request by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, saying “the government spent...

Mon Jun 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Congrats CBN Gov but there is wahala (3)

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Fighting for lost causes is a sure way to destruction—VANGUARD BOOK OF QUOTATIONS, VBQ p 60. By Dele Sobowale TRAVELLING, for the first time in more than three years through...

Mon Jun 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Govs inherit N3.9trn debts

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•Lagos, Imo, Ogun, Bauchi, Oyo, Adamawa most affected •How NGF has been assisting states to boost their IGR — DG •Says it helped states grow revenue from N707.9 bn in 2014 to...

Mon Jun 3rd, 2019     Read More →

How we spent N45m to train 1,000 primary school teachers – Nasarawa Govt

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The Nasarawa State Universal Basic Education Board has responded to a Freedom of Information request by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), disclosing how “the...

Sun Jun 2nd, 2019     Read More →

I’m not in a hurry to appoint my cabinets, Gov Sule explains

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By David Odama LAFIA – BARELY three days after being sworn in Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has disclosed that he would not be in a hurry to form his cabinet. Abdullahi Sule He...

Sat Jun 1st, 2019     Read More →

FOUR YEARS AFTER: Buhari in the eyes of critics, supporters

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ON May 29, 2015, history was made in Nigeria when an opposition political party took over the seat of power from an incumbent president.Before the tsunami that swept away...

Sat Jun 1st, 2019     Read More →

Violation of fundamental rights: Court orders ex-lawmaker, Police to pay N5m to 2 doctors

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Lafia – A Nasarawa State High Court on Thursday ordered a former House of Representatives member representing Lafia/Obi federal constituency, Dr Joseph Kigbu and the Police in Bauchi, to pay...

Thu May 30th, 2019     Read More →

Assembly approves 12 more Chiefdoms in Nasarawa

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By David Odama LAFIA—Nasarawa State House of Assembly, yesterday approved the request by the outgoing governor, Tanko Al-Makura for the creation of 12 additional Chiefdoms to accommodate...

Tue May 28th, 2019     Read More →

Don’t commit that suicide

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By Adewale Kupoluyi THE increasing cases of suicide in the nation require paying closer attention to the problem. In the last few days, weeks and months, many people, mostly youths, have taken...

Tue May 28th, 2019     Read More →