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11 killed, 12 injured in fresh Plateau attack

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong Jos—Fresh attack, Sunday night, at Lopandet Dwei village in Du District of Jos South Local Government Area, Plateau State, has left no fewer than 11 persons dead and...

Tue Sep 4th, 2018     Read More →

We’ve no trust in FG to end the killings in Middle Belt— MBF

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By Peter Duru Makurdi—Middle Belt Forum, MBF, has decried Sunday’s drive-by shooting in Du, Jos South, in Plateau State that claimed the lives of several persons, warning that the...

Tue Sep 4th, 2018     Read More →

Police confirm killing of 11 in Jos

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Gunmen have killed 11 persons at Lopandet Dwei community in Du District of Jos South Local Government Area of Plateau, the state’s Police Command confirmed on Monday. Gunmen DSP Terna...

Mon Sep 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria’s women cyclists set for Italy’s Giro Tour

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Cycling tour … Nigerian women ready Nigeria’s team to the Giro Delle Marche In Rosa Cycling Tour in Italy is expected to depart the country early next week for the Invitational...

Mon Sep 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Ololade Ebong: The making of an elite female cinematographer

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•Ololade Ebong Ololade Ebong is an artist from Lagos State and a graduate of Theatre and Performing Arts from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Kaduna State. In pursuit of her career as Theatre...

Mon Sep 3rd, 2018     Read More →

APC says will resist attempts aimed at disrupting peace in the party

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By Omeiza Ajayi .Party uncovers ‘dissidents’, vows sanctions ABUJA: A wave of fresh crisis has hit the ruling All Progressives Congress APC following its decision last week to adopt...

Sun Sep 2nd, 2018     Read More →

2019: With direct primary, APC frees Buhari from govs’ apron strings

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By Omeiza Ajayi After days of political engagements, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) last Thursday, finally arrived at at a “consensus” on the mode of election during its...

Sun Sep 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Light rains expected in Lagos, Port Harcourt, Calabar, Eket …- NiMet

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Thunderstorms, heavy rains expected on Sunday — NiMet Abuja – The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted monsoonal rains, expected to keep the country under wet...

Sat Sep 1st, 2018     Read More →

Slain prison boss buried amid tears in Plateau

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The remains of the retired Assistant Controller-General of Prisons Nanvyat Gwali have been buried in his home town, Simchor, Plateau, Nigerian Prisons Service official has said. Mr Francis...

Sat Sep 1st, 2018     Read More →

APC reverses self, adopts Direct Primaries for all Elective Offices

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By Omeiza Ajayi In an apparent reversal of its earlier position on the mode of elections during its forthcoming primaries, the ruling All Progressives Congress APC has said that direct elections...

Sat Sep 1st, 2018     Read More →

Most women in Plateau ignorant of family planning

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong, Jos Experts have raised the alarm over the prevalent ignorance of family planning and reproductive health education in Plateau State saying statistics has shown that 83%...

Fri Aug 31st, 2018     Read More →

Re-election: Lalong loses support of key ally in Plateau

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong A FORMER ally of Governor Simon Lalong, Dr. Godfrey Shitgurum has expressed regret over his support which contributed to the victory of the Governor at the poll in 2015....

Fri Aug 31st, 2018     Read More →

A word for President Buhari – Fani-Kayode

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By Femi Fani-Kayode The greatest threat to national security and the national interest is a President that cannot appreciate the sanctity of the rule of law and the sacrosanct nature of the...

Fri Aug 31st, 2018     Read More →

Presidential candidate coming through direct primary; 34 states go for indirect – APC

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2019: APC opts for direct, indirect primary elections •Dogara absent at NEC meeting; •Defections mere dent on APC — Buhari By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA — The ruling All Progressives...

Fri Aug 31st, 2018     Read More →

Buhari may benefit from APC’s direct primary

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The National Executive Committee rose from a meeting on Thursday with the adoption of direct primary to chose presidential candidate for the All Progressives Congress (APC). President Muhammadu...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →