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2019: Saraki in Jos, says time for N/Central zone to produce president

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Jos – Dr Bukola Saraki, President of the Senate and presidential aspirant on the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) platform, says the North Central deserves a chance come 2019. Saraki...

Sun Sep 16th, 2018     Read More →

President Buhari mourns Nigeria’s Ambassador to Qatar, Bawa Wase

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Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the sudden death of Nigeria’s Ambassador to Qatar, Mr. Abdullahi Bawa Wase. The president’s condolence message is...

Sat Sep 15th, 2018     Read More →

Lalong mourns Abdullahi Wase, says he is an illustrious son of Plateau

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Shendam (Platea) – Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau has condoled with President Muhammadu Buhari over the demise of Dr Abdullahi Wase, Nigeria’s Ambassador to Qatar. Wase died on Friday...

Sat Sep 15th, 2018     Read More →

2 killed, 70 cows rustled in Plateau

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Jos – Gunmen killed two persons and rustled 70 cows in Turu village, Kuru District of Jos South Local Government Area of Plateau, Police said on Saturday in Jos. DSP Terna Tyopev, Plateau...

Sat Sep 15th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Ambassador Abdullahi Wase is dead

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By Nwafor Sunday The Nigerian Ambassador to Doha, Qatar, Abdullahi Wase is dead. Wase who is from Plateau state would be buried in Doha by 7.pm Nigeria time. Tope Elias-Fatile, the Ministry of...

Sat Sep 15th, 2018     Read More →

Concept of Fulani Capitalism answer to herdsmen killings

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By Magnus Onyibe As Nigerians, our common goal should be shared prosperity. Since herdsmen are part of Nigeria, we must all do everything to integrate them into the loop of a prosperous Nigeria....

Sat Sep 15th, 2018     Read More →

Saraki: APC’s nightmare, Presidency’s mortal fear

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By Jude Ndukwe Ever since his emergence as Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki has been the undeserved target of mudslinging, character assassination, frivolous court cases, undue media trial,...

Sat Sep 15th, 2018     Read More →

PDP Ticket: Eight govs back Saraki

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By Omeija Ajayi Atiku, Saraki, Kwakwanso lead race the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has fixed October 5th and 6th for its Presidential primaries. No less than than 12 aspirants are vying for the...

Sat Sep 15th, 2018     Read More →

Stakeholders in Plateau urge tolerance, mutual respect to end killings

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Stakeholders from Iregwe and Fulani communities in Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau, have advised residents of the area to be tolerant and have mutual respect for one another in order to end...

Fri Sep 14th, 2018     Read More →

Domestic debts of 36 states, FCT hit N3.5trn in H1’18

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By Elizabeth Adegbesan The Debt Management Office (DMO), yesterday, said the domestic debt stock of the country’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) stood at N3.5 trillion as...

Fri Sep 14th, 2018     Read More →

Saraki’s presidential ambition splits PDP governors

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – Ahead of its presidential primaries scheduled for October 5 and 6, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governors, it was gathered, are divided over the choice of the...

Thu Sep 13th, 2018     Read More →

I’ve not abandoned my Presidential ambition says Jang

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong Jos – The Senator Jonah Jang Presidential Campaign team has debunked the rumour that the Senator has stepped down from his Presidential ambition saying he was not in...

Thu Sep 13th, 2018     Read More →

Flushing out militants from the Plateau

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IT has been nearly 20 years since a group of armed militants masquerading as “herdsmen” set up camps in the Plateau region, systematically planning and attacking indigenous...

Thu Sep 13th, 2018     Read More →

NYG: Akwa Ibom clinches Gold in male, female scrabble events

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Ilorin – Team Akwa Ibom on Wednesday won gold medals in both the male and female singles categories of scrabble event at the ongoing National Youth Games (NYG) in Ilorin. In the final...

Wed Sep 12th, 2018     Read More →

Lalong mourns death of Director of Press, Nanle

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Jos – Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau has expressed deep sadness over the death of his Director of Press and Public Affairs (DOPPA), Mr Emmanuel Nanle. Lalong Mr Yakubu Dati, Commissioner for...

Wed Sep 12th, 2018     Read More →