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Senate proposes N540bn devt fund for Police annually

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE Senate has proposed a development fund of N540 billion annually for the Nigeria Police to help in training and retraining of personnel of the force. Police The...

Thu Sep 28th, 2017     Read More →

Academy tasks Nasarawa State Assembly on youths unemployment

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The Nigeria Academy of Science on Wednesday tasked members of Nasarawa State House of Assembly to initiate more youths friendly programmes in their various constituencies. Prof. Ekanem Braide,...

Wed Sep 27th, 2017     Read More →

Stop mixing up personal sentiments in your professional duties – NTA GM

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Mr Hamza Musa-Makarfi, General Manager, Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), Lafia has called journalists to uphold professional ethics to promote peace and unity in the country. Musa-Makarfi made...

Wed Sep 27th, 2017     Read More →

NAPPS partners African Code to empower teachers in FCT

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The National Association of Proprietors of Private Schools (NAPPS), Abuja Chapter in partnership with African Code is training over 400 teachers in the Federal Capital and its environs. Mrs Samira...

Wed Sep 27th, 2017     Read More →

2 vigilante members arrested for robbery, murder in Abraka

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By Perez Brisibe TWO operatives of the Abraka vigilante group have been arrested by men of the Abraka Police Division in connection with last Saturday’s robbery and suspected murder of one...

Wed Sep 27th, 2017     Read More →

Troops arrest 2 suspected illegal arms dealers in Zamfara 

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Abuja – Troops of 1 Division of the Nigerian Army and operatives of the Department of State Service (DSS) have arrested two suspected illegal arms dealers along Funtua-Gusau road in Zamfara...

Mon Sep 25th, 2017     Read More →

Patients plead with JOHESU to end strike

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Keffi (Nasarawa State) – Some patients at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Keffi, Nasarawa State, have appealed to the Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) to save further loss of lives by...

Mon Sep 25th, 2017     Read More →

Hajj: Max Air returns 23,000 pilgrims to Nigeria

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Max Air Limited said it had so far returned no fewer than 23,000 pilgrims to Nigeria since the commencement of airlift of pilgrims after the 2017 Hajj in Saudi Arabia. This is contained in a...

Sun Sep 24th, 2017     Read More →

Resume work to save lives, MD appeals to JOHESU

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Dr Joshua Giyan, the Medical Director, Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Keffi, Nasarawa State, has appealed to members of the Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) to resume work in order to save human...

Fri Sep 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Patients lament, seek voluntary discharge as health workers’ strike bites

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By Sola Ogundipe, Daud Olatunji, Odeamaowo Udeme & Gabriel Olawale LAGOS—The indefinite strike embarked upon by health workers under the auspices of Joint Health Sector Union, JOHESU,...

Fri Sep 22nd, 2017     Read More →

JOHESU strike paralises FMC Keffi

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Normal healthcare services have been paralised at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Keffi in Nasarawa State following the indefinite strike embarked on by the Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU). A...

Thu Sep 21st, 2017     Read More →

Why we don’t manufacture cube sugar — Dangote

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By Franklin Alli DANGOTE Sugar Refinery Plc has given insights into why the company is not manufacturing cube sugar despite having invested over N400 billion in backward integration projects in...

Thu Sep 21st, 2017     Read More →

Electricity tarrif hike: Labour threatens to shut down economy

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…Asks Buhari, EFCC to probe utilisation of Paris Club fund By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE organised labour yesterday threatened to paralyze the nation’s economy if the...

Wed Sep 20th, 2017     Read More →

Petrol price decreased by 1.9% in August – NBS

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By Ediri Ejoh, & Adaeze Okechukwu AVERAGE price paid for Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), otherwise known as petrol last month decreased year-on-year (YoY) by 1.9 percent and 2.5 percent...

Mon Sep 18th, 2017     Read More →

Agitations: Islamic cleric sues for peace, unity

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An Islamic cleric in Nasarawa State, Malam Ishaq Adudu, on Sunday, sued for peace and tolerance in the country, irrespective of ethnic, religious and political affiliations, despite agitation by...

Sun Sep 17th, 2017     Read More →