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Mrs Buhari condoles with family of late AVM Mukhtar, Dan-Maraya in Kano

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The Wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, has on Sunday condoled with the family of the late retired Air Vice Marshal Mukhtar Mohammed, who died in London at the age of 73 after a protracted...

Sun Oct 8th, 2017     Read More →

SERAP sues FG over Saraki, Fashola, others’ N40bn pay, pensions

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Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sued the Federal Government over its “failure to stop former governors and now serving senators and ministers from receiving...

Sun Oct 8th, 2017     Read More →

ECOWAS first ladies call for end to female genital mutilation

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The first ladies of West Africa have called for an end to the age-long tradition practice of female genital mutilation because of its negative effect on women and image for the sub-region. The...

Fri Oct 6th, 2017     Read More →

2019 Guber Race: Campaign shifts to Nasarawa North

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Sen. Abubakar Sodangi on Thursday threw his weight behind the calls to zone the Nasarawa State governorship seat to the north senatorial district in 2019. Gov. Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa...

Fri Oct 6th, 2017     Read More →

Partners enthusiastic as Edo State hosts female soccer fiesta

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…accommodation arrangement for players, officials finalised As the much awaited female soccer fiesta, Women Professional Football League Super (NWPL) four begins on Monday, in Benin City,...

Thu Oct 5th, 2017     Read More →

Police to investigate Nasarawa Poly student’s suicide bid

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The Nasarawa State Police Command is to investigate an attempt by a student of the Nasarawa State Polytechnic to commit suicide. The Public Relations Officer of the command, Mr Idrisu Kennedy,...

Wed Oct 4th, 2017     Read More →

Police to investigate Nasarawa Poly student’s suicide bid

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The Nasarawa State Police Command is to investigate an attempt by a student of the Nasarawa State Polytechnic to commit suicide. The Public Relations Officer of the command, Mr Idrisu Kennedy,...

Wed Oct 4th, 2017     Read More →

Sen. Sodangi backs Nasarawa govt on sale of assets

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A three- term senator, Abubakar Sodangi, on Wednesday backed the decision of the Nasarawa State Government to sale some of its assets. Newsmen report that criticisms had trailed the approval by...

Wed Oct 4th, 2017     Read More →

Police parade another Boko Haram suspect in Ondo

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Akure – The Ondo State Police Command on Tuesday paraded a 20- year-old suspected to be a member of the Boko Haram sect. The command had confirmed the arrest of a 42-year-old in Isua-Akoko,...

Tue Oct 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Driver, 27, bags 2 years for stealing church property

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Mararaba (Nasarawa State) A 27-year-old driver, Ishaq Bala, who broke into a church and stole drums and iron rods, was on Tuesday sent to jail for two years. A Mararaba Grade 1 Area Court in...

Tue Oct 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Independence Day: Kano, Nasarawa, Niger Governors sue for peace

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Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has called on Nigerians to remain united, live peacefully and shun all tendencies capable of plunging the nation into chaos and anarchy. Ganduje said this in a...

Sun Oct 1st, 2017     Read More →

Emperors in the states

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While most Nigerians tend to blame the Federal Government for everything that is wrong with the country, state governors, local government chairmen and representatives at various levels, who...

Sat Sep 30th, 2017     Read More →

Maintain zoning arrangement, PDP north central tells members

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As the People Democratic Party, PDP, looks forward to having a successful National Convention come December this year, the Zonal Chairman of the PDP, North Central Zone, Theophilus Dakas Shan has...

Fri Sep 29th, 2017     Read More →

Restructuring: Kano, Katsina, Jigawa vote for one Nigeria

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By AbdulSalam Muhammad & Marie-Therese Nanlong KANO—The governments and people of Kano, Katsina and Jigawa states, yesterday, rejected the clamour for restructuring of Nigeria and...

Fri Sep 29th, 2017     Read More →

Appointment of New Judges: Lawyers optimistic of speedy justice

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A cross-section of lawyers, who specialised in labour matters, have expressed the hope that appointment of 19 additional judges of the National Industrial Court (NICN) will assist speedy...

Thu Sep 28th, 2017     Read More →