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Nigeria loses $9bn in 2-yrs on illegal mining-FG

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ABUJA-THE Federal Government yesterday lamented that the country lost about $9billion in two years on illegal mining particularly on gold exportation. Consequently, the Federal Executive Council,...

Wed Nov 22nd, 2017     Read More →

PDP Chairmanship Race: New Permutations by the second

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor Plans by the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP to reinvent itself are increasingly being challenged as the leading contenders in the national...

Wed Nov 22nd, 2017     Read More →

HYPPADEC FUNDS: Senate summons Fashola, NERC, others

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—THE Senate has begun a probe into how over N2 billion fund, including accrued interest, collected on behalf of the Hydroelectric Power Producing Areas Development...

Wed Nov 22nd, 2017     Read More →

5m pupils get free meal in 19 states — Presidency

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—THE Presidency, yesterday, stated that over five million pupils in 28,249 schools in 19 states of the federation were currently being fed under the...

Tue Nov 21st, 2017     Read More →

FG advocates compensation for electricity meter service providers

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THE Federal Government has directed the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC to provide a framework for compensating the electricity meter service providers in the...

Tue Nov 21st, 2017     Read More →

Another community shot dead in Plateau village

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong Jos – Another community Chief in Bokkos Local Government Area of Plateau State was on Sunday night murdered having received gunshots from his attackers, the State...

Mon Nov 20th, 2017     Read More →

APGA Forum advises Obaze, Nwoye to accept defeat, congratulate Obiano

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The National Coordinator APGA Media Warriors Forum, Evang Chinedu Obigwe, Monday advised Oseloka Obaze of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP and Tony Nwoye of All Progressives Congress, APC, the...

Mon Nov 20th, 2017     Read More →

Why Nigerian Fulani won’t accept ranching — Miyetti-Allah

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA—THE Fulani in Nigeria have said they will not accept cattle ranching because the country’s geographical location was not suitable for it. Besides, the Fulani...

Mon Nov 20th, 2017     Read More →

SERAP, pensioners drag FG to ECOWAS Court over unpaid pensions, salaries

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By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA – Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), Federal Civil Service Pensioners Association (FCSA), and Association of Retired Local Government Staff...

Sun Nov 19th, 2017     Read More →

New AFN logo must translate to better deal for athletes — Coach Shade

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With the unveiling of a new logo and constitution for the Athletics Federation of Nigeria, AFN last Wednesday in Abuja, coaches and athletes are looking for a new beginning. NUMERO UNO —...

Sun Nov 19th, 2017     Read More →

Blaming The Governors For Our Collective Faults – 2

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By Dele Sobowale “If a man pays no heed to what is distant, he will soon find sorrow near at hand.” Chinese proverb. Nigeria has seldom been a country blessed with foresightful people....

Sun Nov 19th, 2017     Read More →

Plateau LG Polls: Seek elective positions, NGO urges youth

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An NGO, Community Action for Population Participation (CAPP), has urged Plateau youths to seek elective positions in the forthcoming local government elections slated for Feb. 17, 2018 in the...

Sat Nov 18th, 2017     Read More →

Plateau United to register 50 players for 2017/2018 season

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Pius Henwan, General Manager, Plateau United FC of Jos on Saturday says the club will register 50 players for the 2017/2018 football season. Henwan said this was to strengthen the team for its CAF...

Sat Nov 18th, 2017     Read More →

Needless deaths from snake bites – By Rose Moses

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Nothing can be more traumatic than watching, helplessly, a patient die from a situation that requires just a shot/dose of well known and ought-to-be available vaccine, injections, or oral...

Sat Nov 18th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari urges NIPSS to develop innovations in agric sector

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President Muhamm-adu Buhari yesterday tasked the Management of the National Institute of Policy and Strategic studies, NIPSS, Kuru, Plateau State to come up with science and technology innovations...

Sat Nov 18th, 2017     Read More →