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Ortom’s impeachment: Benue tribal leaders warn against looming anarchy

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…condemn Police invasion of State Assembly Ortom By Peter Duru Makurdi- Bothered by the political crisis rocking Benue state, the tribal leaders of the state under the aegis of Mdzough U...

Thu Aug 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Buhari, APC brainstorm on defection

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President Muhammadu Buhari and his embattled All Progressives Congress (APC) have met to brainstorm on the gale of defections and to assess the fortunes of the party. In what is similar to...

Thu Aug 2nd, 2018     Read More →

No more defections from APC, Okorocha tells Buhari

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Abuja – The Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) Governors’ Forum, Gov. Rochas Okorocha of Imo, has assured that no governor will defect from the party anymore. The governor...

Thu Aug 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Edo emerges 3rd, beats 33 others in Africa Report ‘State of States’ Ranking

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In what experts describe as another validation of the reforms and progress being made by the administration of Governor Godwin Obaseki, Africa Report in its July/August 2018 edition, has ranked...

Wed Aug 1st, 2018     Read More →

Breaking : Buhari in close-door meeting with APC govs

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—Yobe, Zamfara, Bauchi absent By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari last night met behind closed-doors with the All Progressives Congress, APC Governors at the...

Wed Aug 1st, 2018     Read More →

Almakura presents bill on youth empowerment

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By David Odama LAFIA – GOVERNOR Umaru Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa state has submitted a bill to make for the provision a law for the establishment of Nasarawa State Agency for Youth...

Tue Jul 31st, 2018     Read More →

Saraki, Adamu exchange hot words over Buhari

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA— Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, and former governor of Nasarawa State, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, were yesterday locked in a war of words over President Muhammadu...

Tue Jul 31st, 2018     Read More →

Abdullahi Adamu a liar, Says Saraki

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By Anthony Ogbonna Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has described the Senator representing Nasarawa West, Abdullahi Adamu, as a “compulsive liar and an unreliable man” who,...

Mon Jul 30th, 2018     Read More →

A-Ibom govt demolishes criminal hideouts in Uyo

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By Harris-Okon Emmanuel UYO – The Police in Akwa Ibom have raided criminal hideouts at the Hausa/Fulani community popularly known as Nasarawa, near Uyo, the capital of the state. During the...

Mon Jul 30th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari to critics: I’ve sent 1000 special soldiers to quell crises in Zamfara, others

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By Anthony Ogbonna President Muhammadu Buhari has, Monday, reiterated his government’s speedy response to the crises rocking many parts of the country, saying security of lives and property...

Mon Jul 30th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Despite defections, Buhari will win, says Keyamo

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – In spite if last week’s depletion of the ranks of the All Progressives Congress APC as a result of a wave of defections that hit the ruling party, the Buhari...

Mon Jul 30th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Al-Makura reshuffles cabinet, sacks 9 Commissioners, 2 aides

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Lafia – Gov. Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has announced a major cabinet shakeup in which nine Commissioners and two Special Advisers lost their jobs. Umaru Al-Makura This is contained...

Sun Jul 29th, 2018     Read More →

Army troops nab 20 suspected bandits, recover 19 guns in Nasarawa

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA – TROOPS of the Nigerian Army at the weekend intercepted 20 suspected bandits in Nasarawa State,recovering a total of 19 guns from them in the process. Army deploys...

Sat Jul 28th, 2018     Read More →

Nigerians killing Nigerians, ‘Why’, Gowon quizzes

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Former Head of State, Retired Gen. Yakubu Gowon has advocated for more tolerance and understanding among Nigerians to put an end to the spate of killings in the country. Gowon made the remark on...

Sat Jul 28th, 2018     Read More →

Varsity offers automatic employment to first class pioneer graduates

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Nasarawa The management of the Federal University, Lafia, has offered automatic employment to the six first class pioneer graduates of the institution. Prof. Muhammed Liman, the Vice Chancellor of...

Sat Jul 28th, 2018     Read More →