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Man dupes church N1m, lands in court

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A 57-year-old man, Shinya Ellah, was on Wednesday arraigned in a Mararaba Upper Area Court in Nasarawa for allegedly duping Holy Cross Catholic Church, Mararaba of N1 million. The prosecutor, Cpl....

Wed Dec 13th, 2017     Read More →

ECWA raises the alarm over activities of fake pastors

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA-THE leadership of the Evangelical Church Winning All, ECWA, has expressed concern over activities of what it called fake pastors. It equally expressed worry over the...

Wed Dec 13th, 2017     Read More →

APGA to field presidential candidate in 2019

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By Vincent Ujumadu Awka—THE All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, said yesterday that it would field a presidential candidate for the 2019 general elections in the country. APGA Logo The...

Wed Dec 13th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari to commission tuition free special school for physically challenged

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is expected to commission a tuition free comprehensive special school for the physically challenged people. President Buhari arrives...

Tue Dec 12th, 2017     Read More →

Nigeria repositions to harness opportunities in minerals

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Towards harnessing internationalopportunities for Nigeria’s barite and metallic minerals, the SolidMinerals Development Fund(SMDF) is to hold a Strategic Roundtable Workshop for the...

Mon Dec 11th, 2017     Read More →

PDP north central zone re-affirms stand on micro-zoning

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Ahead of the December 2017 elective convention of the Peoples Democratic Party, the North Central Zonal chapter of the party has reinforced its initial zoning arrangement as a means towards...

Fri Dec 8th, 2017     Read More →

Man to die by hanging in Nasarawa for murder

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A Nasarawa State High Court 4, sitting in Lafia, has sentenced one Mr. John Yakubu to death by hanging for beheading a seven-year old boy, Samuel Danjuma in 2012. Justice James Abundaga, in his...

Wed Dec 6th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari decorates Guards brigade commander

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday in Abuja commended the Guards Brigade for demonstrating a high-level of discipline and professionalism in the discharge...

Wed Dec 6th, 2017     Read More →

Farmers build block of classrooms, give jobs to 250 youths in Nasarawa

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By Luminous Jannamike A group of farmers, under the aegis of Nigeria Farmers Group and Cooperative Society (NFG-CS) has built a block of six classrooms for a primary school in Gaate community,...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

Witchcraft allegation: 40 children rescued from torture chamber

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By Kingsley Omonobi Abuja—Operatives of the National Agency for Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, NAPTIP, and the Defence Intelligence Agency, DIA, weekend, rescued about 40 children...

Tue Dec 5th, 2017     Read More →

NNPC assures of stable supply, as fuel queues returns

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By Michael Eboh The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria, IPMAN, appears to have carried out its threat of embarking on strike, as Fuel queues returned yesterday, in major petrol...

Mon Dec 4th, 2017     Read More →

IGR rises to N396bn, as states incur N4.2tr debt

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By Babajide Komolafe LAGOS—IN an apparent reflection of increased economic activities mirrored by the country’s recovery from recession in the second quarter of the year, the...

Fri Dec 1st, 2017     Read More →

Nasarawa: Al-Makura presents N122.8bn budget for 2018

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Gov. Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State on Wednesday presented a budget proposal of N122.8 billion for 2018 fiscal year to the State House of Assembly for approval. Umaru Al-Makura The governor...

Wed Nov 29th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari asks Senate for confirmation of 10 Code of Conduct Bureau members

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The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has read President Muhammadu Buhari letter seeking the Senate’s confirmation for 10 nominees as chairman and members of the code of conduct...

Wed Nov 29th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari didn’t direct us to clear salary arrears before Christmas – govs

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—–Pledge to make workers smile before yuletide By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—THE 36 governors under the umbrella of Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, yesterday denied reports in some...

Tue Nov 28th, 2017     Read More →