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APPOINTMENTS: Buhari favoured South more than North – Records

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•South gets 52.4%, North 47.6% •Ikokwu, Ozekhome, ABC Nwosu, others speak By Clifford Ndujihe, Henry Umoru, Dirisu Yakubu & Olayinka Ajayi IF the contents of classified records were...

Tue May 21st, 2019     Read More →

Police arrest 14 suspected kidnappers in Nasarawa State

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The Police Command in Nasarawa State says it has arrested 14 suspected kidnappers terrorising parts of the state. The state Commissioner of Police, Bola Longe, stated this while parading the...

Mon May 20th, 2019     Read More →

Nasarawa NYSC mourns Kogi coordinator

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Lafia – Mrs Zainab Isah, Coordinator of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Nasarawa State has expressed sadness over the death of Mrs Oludolapo Ahile, the Kogi NYSC coordinator. NYSC...

Mon May 20th, 2019     Read More →

Sensitivity, new paradigm in conflict reporting

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By Udo Ibuot CURRENT tendencies in newspapers’ coverage of conflict situations usually focus on reporting of violent activities, behaviours of winners and losers, with details of how these...

Mon May 20th, 2019     Read More →

2019 Hajj : Nasarawa pilgrims to pay N1.5m as fare

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LAFIA – THE Nasarawa state Muslims pilgrims welfare Board has approved the sum of over N1.539m (One million, five hundred and thirty nine thousand, six hundred and five naira, ten kobo.) as...

Sun May 19th, 2019     Read More →

I need more time to disclose spending on security votes, Al-Makura tells SERAP

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The governor of Nasarawa State, Umaru Tanko Al-Makura has responded to a Freedom of Information request by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) and asked “for more time...

Sun May 19th, 2019     Read More →

National Youth Council disbands ‘all’ NYCN executives

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The Board of Trustees (BoT) of National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) has disbanded the National Executive Committee of the Council. This was in obedience to two subsisting court orders given...

Sun May 19th, 2019     Read More →

Girls who are mothers at ages they should be in school

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•30 years after the adoption of the Rights of the Child By Chioma Obinna One thing peculiar to children irrespective of nationality or tribe is that they are born the same way. They are also...

Sun May 19th, 2019     Read More →

NBS Report: Enugu’s high scorecard as validation for Ugwuanyi’s policies

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By Laurence Ani In less than five months, three vital statistics that boldly affirm Enugu State’s steady rise as an economic powerhouse has emerged. A recent report issued by the National...

Sun May 19th, 2019     Read More →

Police warn criminals as operation Puff Adder kicks off in Plateau

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong PLATEAU State Police Command has warned criminal elements in the state to end their activities or relocate as Operation Puff Adder kicks off in the state. Police The...

Sun May 19th, 2019     Read More →

Police nab 5 suspects over kidnapping, robbery in Niger — PPRO

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Minna – Niger Police Command has arrested five suspects over kidnapping, armed robbery and motor cycle theft in different part of the state. Members of the Police Anti-Terrorism Joint Squad...

Sat May 18th, 2019     Read More →

2019 NPFL Group B: How Gombe United defeated Ifeanyi Ubah FC 1 – 0

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Gombe United Football Club on Monday defeated visiting Ifeanyi Ubah FC of Nnewi 1-0 in a 2018/2019 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Group B fixture.The hosts secured the lone goal in...

Tue May 14th, 2019     Read More →

Barca’s Oshoala in Super Falcons’ provisional Women’s World Cup squad

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Nigeria coach Thomas Dennerby named a squad of 27 players for a final training camp in Austria ahead of next month’s women’s World Cup in France. Oshoala The bulk of the group is from...

Mon May 13th, 2019     Read More →

Women’s World Cup: Barca’s Oshoala, 26 others in Super Falcons provisional squad

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Nigeria coach Thomas Dennerby named a squad of 27 players for a final training camp in Austria ahead of next month’s women’s World Cup in France. Super Falcons The bulk of the group is...

Mon May 13th, 2019     Read More →

Positive internal, external factors point to equity market rebound in Q3 — Prof Uwaleke

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By Nkiruka Nnorom FOLLOWING the protracted bearish run in the equities market, Prof. Uche Uwaleke, Head, Banking and Finance Department, Nasarawa State University, Keffi and a professor of Finance...

Sun May 12th, 2019     Read More →