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Herdsmen kill 4 in Plateau, as troops repel herders’ attack in Taraba

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By Kingsley Omonobi & Marie-Therese Nanlong Jos—Four persons were on Wednesday killed while fetching sand for construction at Jebbu-Miango village, Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau...

Fri Apr 20th, 2018     Read More →

Plateau State: NLC commends Simon Lalong

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The national leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has commended Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State for his show of care to the State workers. Gov. Lalong The NLC stated this through...

Fri Apr 20th, 2018     Read More →

Reps call for arrest, prosecution of sellers of artificially ripened fruits

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…say they cause cancer By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA-Worried by the increased cases of cancer and other diseases in the country, members of the House of Representatives on Thursday urged the...

Thu Apr 19th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Herdsmen/Farmer clashes: Over 257 killed this year – SGF

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Over Two hundred fifty seven persons were reportedly killed following the incessant clashes between the herdsmen and farmers, so far this year, the Secretary to the...

Thu Apr 19th, 2018     Read More →

The Archbishop of Canterbury, President Buhari by Femi Fani Kayode

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When President Muhammadu Buhari arrived in the United Kingdom in preparation for the Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting, Archbishop Justin Welby, the Archbishop of Cantetbury and the...

Thu Apr 19th, 2018     Read More →

Reps drop change of electoral sequence bill

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By Henry Umoru & Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA—House of Representatives, yesterday, dropped the change of electoral sequence bill sponsored by Edward Gyang Pwajok from Plateau State and...

Thu Apr 19th, 2018     Read More →

Achievers University turns out 31 First Class students

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Thirty-one students have been awarded First Class degrees at the Achievers University, Owo, Ondo State. 340 students from 12 academic programmes were also presented first degrees during the...

Wed Apr 18th, 2018     Read More →

FG back-pedals, to adopt ranching to end herders, farmers clashes

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By Chris Ochayi ABUJA – The Federal Government, said, Wednesday that it is focusing on establishment of cattle ranching as solution to the protracted clashes between the herdsmen and...

Wed Apr 18th, 2018     Read More →

Reps drop contentious election sequence bill

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he Electoral Amendment Bill causing trouble in the Senate has been dropped by the House of Representatives. The House and the Senate amended the bill, changing the election sequence announced by...

Wed Apr 18th, 2018     Read More →

Aisangbonhi: A life of trials, triumphs

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By CHARLES KUMOLU In this revealing encounter, we present the fascinating account of a man, who with tenacity and can-do-spirit changed his life from the sad direction it took at the age of...

Wed Apr 18th, 2018     Read More →

Killings: Sack your security chiefs now, they lack fresh ideas, Senators to Buhari

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—SENATORS, yesterday, lampooned the federal government over the spate of killings across the country, saying there was total leadership failure in the handling of...

Wed Apr 18th, 2018     Read More →

UK commits N25.7bn to fight malaria in Nigeria

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As leaders from donor and malaria-affected countries, governments, business, philanthropic and international organisations come together today to reignite efforts to beat malaria, the United...

Wed Apr 18th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Gov. Lalong does not deserve a second term – PDP spokesman

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The PDP in Plateau on Tuesday reacted to Gov. Simon Lalong’s interest in another term, with its spokesman, Mr John Akans, saying that Lalong’s administration had not made much...

Tue Apr 17th, 2018     Read More →

Youths get grant to establish small businesses in Plateau

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong. Jos- A total of N4.2million has been distributed to 211 youths from three local government areas of Plateau State who completed their training in diverse skills to...

Tue Apr 17th, 2018     Read More →

Moroccan club bank on sharpshooter El Kaabi in CAF Cup

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Moroccan club Renaissance Berkane hope star sharpshooter Ayoub el Kaabi can get them out of trouble this Wednesday in a CAF Confederation Cup play-off second leg. El-Kaabi The nine-goal star of...

Tue Apr 17th, 2018     Read More →