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Rivers state produces 2 finalists for 2017 Cowebellpedia competition

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The 2017 Cowbellpedia Secondary School Mathematics TV Quiz Show sponsored by Cowbell, the flagship brand from Promasidor Nigeria Limited, approached a crucial bend last weekend when two students...

Sat Oct 21st, 2017     Read More →

6 die in fire incidents in Nasarawa State

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The Chief Fire Officer of Nasarawa State, Alhaji Dogara Dalhatu, said on Friday that six persons lost their lives in the fire incidents that occurred in the state from January to date. Dalhatu who...

Fri Oct 20th, 2017     Read More →

Nasarawa State Govt. suspends board secretary for alleged missing fund

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The Nasarawa State Government, on Friday, said it had suspended the Secretary of the state scholarship board, Abdulwahab Suleiman over an alleged missing of fund. Gov. Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa...

Fri Oct 20th, 2017     Read More →

FG releases N3.5bn for vaccination

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…Takes vaccination for measles in S’East, S’South March 2018 …Sultan of Sokoto briefs NEC on polio eradication By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE National Economic...

Fri Oct 20th, 2017     Read More →

ERA, NTCRG condemn mounting tobacco product adverts near schools

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ABUJA- THE Federal Government has joined the Economic Community of West African State, ECOWAS, on the possibility of raising taxes on tobacco products. This is as the Nigerian Tobacco Control...

Thu Oct 19th, 2017     Read More →

IIDA celebrates 10yrs with 10 winners

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By Dayo Adesulu DUFIL, makers of the nation’s leading noodles brand, Indomie, unveiled its new 10 Indomie Independence Day Heroes identities in conjunction with the brand’s CSR...

Thu Oct 19th, 2017     Read More →

Nigerian Army: Taking asymmetric security challenge by the horns

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When Nigeria’s Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Tukur Yusufu Buratai pensively declared in his speech at the ongoing summit on security in Abuja that “Insurgency remains...

Wed Oct 18th, 2017     Read More →

Clashes: Nasarawa Community appreciates monarch over return of peace

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Obi (Nasarawa State) – The Eggon community in Obi Local Government Area of Nasarawa State on Wednesday honoured one of the state’s first class traditional rulers, Alhaji Aliyu Dangiwa,...

Wed Oct 18th, 2017     Read More →

‎APC hails Okorocha for erecting N520m Zuma Statue

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – In what appeared a formal endorsement of the reported N520 million statue erected by the Imo state government in honour of South Africa’s President, Jacob Zuma,...

Wed Oct 18th, 2017     Read More →

Monkey Pox cases increase to 74 in 11 states – FG

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The Monkey pox virus outbreak has spread to 11 states with 74 suspected cases recorded, Minister of Health Prof. Isaac Adewole has said. Adewole made the disclosure in Abuja on Wednesday when he...

Wed Oct 18th, 2017     Read More →

Some old farmers do not know rudiments of farming, ‘We want to meet them one on one’ – Olusiji

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Indorama Eleme Fertiliser and Chemicals Limited, one of the largest fertiliser blending plants in Africa, says it is conducting free soil testing for farmers to identify the nutrient status of...

Wed Oct 18th, 2017     Read More →

NPHCDA commends traditional rulers on widespread polio eradication

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The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) has praised traditional rulers for the crucial role they played in the eradication of the polio virus in the country. Former First Lady...

Wed Oct 18th, 2017     Read More →

How can anyone go to bed, sleep soundly when workers have not been paid – Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday expressed concern on the growing complaints and agitations by workers in states over unpaid salaries and allowances, in spite of interventions by the Federal...

Tue Oct 17th, 2017     Read More →

Sultan debunks poisoned vaccines rumour

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The Sultan of Sokoto, His Eminence Sa’ad Abubakar has refuted claims that immunisation vaccines for polio and other communicable diseases were contaminated to poison and kill. The Sultan who...

Tue Oct 17th, 2017     Read More →

Monarch advises parents against early marriage of female children

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A first class traditional ruler in Nasarawa State, Dr Ayuba Audu, has advised parents against early marriage of their female children to enable them acquire quality education. Audu, the Zhe Migili...

Tue Oct 17th, 2017     Read More →