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Financial experts tie stock market performance to September inflation data

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Some financial experts on Monday said that the Nigerian Stock Exchange(NSE) performance this week would be determined by third quarter results and September inflation report anticipation. They...

Mon Oct 16th, 2017     Read More →

Prisons can’t pay hospital bills, leave sick prisoners to die —Uhaa, Director, CURE-Nigeria

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Mr Sylvester Uhaa is the Nigerian Director of Citizens United for the Rehabilitation of Errants (CURE-Nigeria), an international organization that advocates the right of prisoners and respect for...

Sun Oct 15th, 2017     Read More →

Police partner hunters, vigilante to patrol `difficult terrain’ in Nasarawa State

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The Police Command in Nasarawa State says it is partnering with local hunters and vigilance groups to strengthen patrol of `difficult terrains’ in the state. The Commissioner of Police,...

Fri Oct 13th, 2017     Read More →

Al-Makura appoints Aboki as new HoS

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Gov. Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has appointed Mr Abari Aboki as the new Head of Service (HoS) of the state, replacing Mr Thomas Ogiri who retired recently. The Secretary to the State...

Fri Oct 13th, 2017     Read More →

Fear grips S-West as Boko Haram members invade region

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FEAR gripped the entire South-West, last week, when two commanders of the dreaded terrorist group listed as numbers 156 and 176 on the wanted Boko Haram members’ list were arrested in the...

Fri Oct 13th, 2017     Read More →

Edo rumbles as NWFL Super 4 ends today

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Nasarawa Amazons battle Delta Queens for trophy Benin City, the Edo State capital is in festive mood. The indigenes of the state and football fans who have been thronging the Samuel Ogbemudia...

Fri Oct 13th, 2017     Read More →

Bill against unadvertised employment in public service passes 1st reading

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The Senate on Wednesday passed for second reading a Bill for law to prohibit unadvertised employment in Federal Public Service. This came after a debate on the general principles of the Bill...

Wed Oct 11th, 2017     Read More →

Miyetti Allah association in Nasarawa warns herdsmen over cattle grazing

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Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) in Nasarawa State has vowed to sanction any herdsman caught grazing in farmlands across the state. The State Chairman of MACBAN,...

Wed Oct 11th, 2017     Read More →

25 inmates undergoing degree courses in Nasarawa – Controller

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The Nasarawa Command of the Nigeria Prisons Service on Wednesday said that 25 inmates were undergoing degree courses at the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) in the state. The State...

Wed Oct 11th, 2017     Read More →

Corps member kidnapped in Nasarawa released

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The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Nasarawa State has confirmed the release of Blessing Nwapa, the kidnapped Batch A Stream 1 female youth corps member posted to the state. The NYSC...

Tue Oct 10th, 2017     Read More →

NYSC confirms release of kidnapped female corps member in Nasarawa State

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The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Nasarawa State has confirmed the release of Blessing Nwapa, the kidnapped Batch A Stream 1 female youth corps member posted to the state. The NYSC...

Tue Oct 10th, 2017     Read More →

Corruption, disunity hinder Nigeria’s progress – Cleric

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Mr Joshua Chukwudi, a senior minister of God’s Kingdom Society (GSK), has called on Nigerians to avoid acts of corruption in order not to hinder the progress of the country. Chukwudi made...

Mon Oct 9th, 2017     Read More →

We should have Sovereign National Conference now — Unongo, Chairman NEF

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Paul Unongo, served as minister of Steel Development in the Second Republic and is presently, the chairman of the Northern Elders Forum, NEF. Unongo, in this interview, talks about the issues that...

Mon Oct 9th, 2017     Read More →

How govt can accelerate self-sufficiency in sugar by 2021 — GMD Dangote Sugar

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Well, land acquisitions had been at the forefront. To acquire massive land to produce sugar in commercial quantity is a major challenge. I would give you examples of states where we have gone and...

Mon Oct 9th, 2017     Read More →

AEDC begins clean-up of poorly wired electricity networks in FCT

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The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) said it would begin the clean-up of poorly wired communities, beginning with Gishiri village in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Oct. ...

Sun Oct 8th, 2017     Read More →