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Senate suspends plenary for two weeks to probe implementation of budget, 2.7m Eurobond

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Confirms Tukur Ingawa as Chairman, Federal Civil Service Commission, 12 others as Commissioners Lanre Gbajabiamila too as Director- General, National Lottery Commission By Henry Umoru ABUJA- THE...

Wed Oct 24th, 2018     Read More →

Insecurity: Senate to engage Executive over its resolutions, urges investigation into killings

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The Senate has resolved to fix a date for its leadership and heads of various security committees to meet with the Executive toward ensuring implementation of its resolutions on security situation...

Wed Oct 24th, 2018     Read More →

Empowerment: FG disburses N110m to petty traders in Nasarawa

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The Federal Government, through its Government Enterprise Empowerment Programmes (GEEP), has commenced the disbursement of N110 million to 11,000 petty traders in Nasarawa State. Ms Chinenye...

Wed Oct 24th, 2018     Read More →

My husband killed my love with battery, deprivation – Divorce seeker

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A housewife, Mercy Imoke, on Wednesday prayed an Upper Area Court in Mararaba, Nasarawa State, to dissolve her marriage, claiming irresponsibility and intimidation on the part of her...

Wed Oct 24th, 2018     Read More →

My husband cannot sexually satisfy me, divorce seeking wife tells court

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A housewife, Hauwa Adamu , on Wednesday begged a Mararaba Upper Area Court, Nasarawa State, to dissolve her marriage to Isyaku Na’Allah, over alleged inability to sexually satisfy...

Wed Oct 24th, 2018     Read More →

Man in court over alleged negligence, breach of trust

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Mararaba (Nasarawa State) – A 43-year-old man, Haruna Garuba, was on Wednesday arraigned in a Mararaba Upper Area Court, Nasarawa State, for alleged negligence and breach of trust. The...

Wed Oct 24th, 2018     Read More →

Elections not do-or-die affair, INEC tells politicians

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA— Ahead of the February general elections, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has warned politicians against seeing the process as a do-or-die affair,...

Wed Oct 24th, 2018     Read More →

Gunmen abduct 2 journalists in Nasarawa

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By David Odama LAFIA—POLICE in Nasarawa State has confirmed the abduction of staff of the state Broadcast Service, NBS, Keffi office, and his friend by unknown gunmen. 2019: We’ll...

Wed Oct 24th, 2018     Read More →

Gunmen abduct journalist, one other in Nasarawa State

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Lafia – Nasarawa State Police Command on Tuesday confirmed the abduction of a presenter with Nasarawa Broadcasting Service and his friend by unknown gunmen on Saturday night. gunmen The...

Tue Oct 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Military gives militia December to vacate Benue, Taraba, Nasarawa

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Authorities of Operation Whirl Stroke (OPWS) have given all militia groups terrorizing residents of Benue, Taraba and Nasarawa up to December to vacate the states or risk forceful eviction. The...

Tue Oct 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Nigerians project rise in inflation, interest rates in 12 months — CBN report

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..As consumers’ confidence bounces back By Elizabeth Adegbesan Nigerians have projected further rise in inflation and interest rates on bank loans in the next 12 months. Governor, Central...

Tue Oct 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Why our growth projections contradict Nigeria’s – IMF

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FG reacts to concerns of World Bank, IMF, others over major economic threats For many years now including the mid-year economic growth projections, the World Bank and the International Monetary...

Mon Oct 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Police nab 3 suspected kidnappers, armed robbers

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Abuja – The Nigeria Police Force said it had arrested three suspected kidnappers and armed robbers in Masaka, Nasarawa and Kano states. The suspects are: Hawa Yinusa, 22, gang leader, Nura...

Sun Oct 21st, 2018     Read More →

Rangers favourites to lift Aiteo Cup trophy — Etim

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Former Enugu Rangers captain Matthew Etim believes the flying antelopes are favourites to lift the 2018 Aiteo Cup trophy and qualify automatically for the CAF confederations Cup at the expense of...

Sun Oct 21st, 2018     Read More →

2019: Nasarawa APC Reps candidate denies allegation of sexual gratification

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Dr. Muhammad Ya’u, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the Akwanga/Wamba/Nasarawa-Eggon Federal Constituency has denied allegation of sexual gratification levelled...

Sun Oct 21st, 2018     Read More →