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Inconclusive DSO: Turn to satellite for faster digital migration, Eutelsat advises Nigeria

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Despite switching two states, Kaduna and Kwara to the digital terrestrial broadcasting platform last week, Nigeria’s journey to Digital broadcasting has been anything but smooth. Not after...

Wed Dec 27th, 2017     Read More →

Plateau formulates 5-year anti-violence plan

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong By Marie-Therese Nanlong. JOS—In line with the vision to build and promote a stable and peaceful state, the Plateau Peace Building Agency, PPBA, has developed a...

Wed Dec 27th, 2017     Read More →

Foundation empowers 100 widows, pay children’s schl fees on Plateau

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong Jos—ABOUT 100 widows in Plateau State have heaved a sigh of relief as the Decent Danjuma Foundation, DDF, provided school fees for their children and gave them...

Wed Dec 27th, 2017     Read More →

Dogara: Crusader of the North East Initiative @50

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Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt Hon Yakubu Dogara, a lawyer, will best be remembered as one parliamentarian who ensured the North East Development Commission sails through without a...

Tue Dec 26th, 2017     Read More →

‘Nigeria’s cultural diversity, major unifying factor’

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Cross River state Deputy Governor, Prof. Ivara Esu on Tuesday said that Nigeria’s cultural diversity has played a major role in the unity of the country. Esu said this in Calabar at the...

Tue Dec 26th, 2017     Read More →

Christmas: Embrace peace, Pius Hommen urges Nigerians

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A foremost youth leader in Plateau State, Pius Hommen, has urged Nigerians to shun all acts of division and hate but embrace peace for the good of the country. He said this while addressing a...

Mon Dec 25th, 2017     Read More →

Scarcity: DPR monitors fuel stations in Plateau

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong. The Department of Petroleum Resources, DPR in Plateau State has appealed for calm as the fuel scarcity persists in the State and assured that the commodity would be made...

Mon Dec 25th, 2017     Read More →

​WHO confirms 32 yellow fever cases in Nigeria

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By Sola Ogundipe The World Health Organisation, WHO, says there were 32 positive cases of yellow fever infection in Nigeria between 2nd of July through 19th of December 2017. The confirmed cases...

Mon Dec 25th, 2017     Read More →

Christmas: Saraki, Ekweremadu, govs, CAN, Labour others preach peace, love, unity

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By Our Reporters ABUJA—AS Nigerian Christians join other faithful across the world today to celebrate Christmas, Senate President Bukola Saraki, his deputy, Senator Ike Ekweremadu and former...

Mon Dec 25th, 2017     Read More →

DSO: Kaduna joins Abuja, others

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By Ben Agande and Emma Elebeke KADUNA—Kaduna State yesterday joined the three cities of Jos, Abuja and Ilorin to switch on from analogue to digital communication. This followed the official...

Mon Dec 25th, 2017     Read More →

Aisha Buhari donates food items for Christmas

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In the spirit of Christmas, wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari has donated food items to Christians in Abuja. The items were donated at ECWA church, Garki. Aisha Buhari donates...

Sun Dec 24th, 2017     Read More →

Passengers hail NURTW for stable transport fares in Jos

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Many passengers in Jos, on Saturday, lauded the Plateau chapter of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), for not increasing transport fare, despite fuel scarcity. Passengers at...

Sat Dec 23rd, 2017     Read More →

How I founded SARS in the Police – RTD CP Midenda

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By Emma Nnadozie, Crime Editor Recently, there were public demonstrations for and against the continued existence of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, a dreaded anti crime unit of the Nigeria...

Sat Dec 23rd, 2017     Read More →

RECESSION IN CHRISTMAS: Tales of woes as Nigerians prepare for the big celebration

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TWO days to Christmas celebrations, tales of woes and despair following the unending economic hardship in the land fills the air. Christmas From Lagos to Ibadan, Enugu to Port-Harcourt, Abuja to...

Sat Dec 23rd, 2017     Read More →

We’re back on track of rapid roll out of DSO – Lai Mohammed

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The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says the Federal Government is back on track of rapid transition from analogue to Digital Terrestrial Television broadcasting. The...

Fri Dec 22nd, 2017     Read More →