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Harbin Kunama: Can Buratai make another difference?

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By Justice Abayomi It is quite heartbreaking to know the absurdity that every geopolitical zone in Nigeria, with the exception of the Southwest has its peculiar insecurity challenges. In the...

Wed Apr 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Ex-Generals, others petition Reps over compulsory retirement

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA— No fewer than 26 senior military officers, including a former Major-General and 10 retired Brigadiers-General, have petitioned the Speaker, House of Representatives,...

Wed Apr 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Plateau PDP gets Tribunal’s nod to inspect election materials

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong Jos – The governorship election petition tribunal sitting in Jos, the Plateau State capital has ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC to...

Tue Apr 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Lassa fever outbreak: NCDC confirms 23 new cases, 4 deaths

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By Gabriel Olawale The Nigeria Centre for Diseases Control, NCDC, has confirmed 23 new cases of Lassa fever including 4 deaths. According to the report released on its website for the week 11th...

Tue Apr 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Intrigues, tension as Gbaja, 16 others jostle for Reps Speakership

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•Gbaja joins race, rallies PDP, APGA, AA, others •South members adopt him, S-East APC scribes kick •Imo CAN opposes Muslim/Muslim leadership ticket •North-Central seeks...

Mon Apr 1st, 2019     Read More →

3 cheat death as tomatoes-laden trailer crashes in Minna

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By Wole Mosadomi Minna—Two bike riders narrowly escaped death, Sunday, as a trailer conveying baskets of tomatoes fell on them at the City Gate along Suleja-Minna Road, Minna, Niger...

Sun Mar 31st, 2019     Read More →

My devt projects to complement Okowa’s strides — Adode, Ughelli North LG boss

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Hon. Godwin Adode, who hails from Ododegho community, is the Chairman of Ughelli North local government area of Delta. In this interview with Sunday Vanguard,he bares his mind on variety of...

Sun Mar 31st, 2019     Read More →

HOUSE OF REPS: Tensions as Reps-elect await zoning of Speaker, other leadership offices

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•Contenders warn against imposition, PDP to capitalise on mistake •Gbajabiamila, Doguwa are top favorites By Levinus Nwabughiogu Members of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC,...

Sun Mar 31st, 2019     Read More →

Photos: VP Osinbajo the Body of Benchers award ceremony

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo was on Friday presented with Life Benchers Award. VP Osinbajo VP Osinbajo with Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Hon. Justice Dr. Tanko Mohammed (L) and Chairman Body...

Fri Mar 29th, 2019     Read More →

Battle for States: PDP rebounces, gets 14 states, eyes Zamfara, Osun

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By Clifford Ndujihe WITH the declaration of Ahmadu Fintiri of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as the winner of the Adamawa State governorship election, the opposition party has won more states...

Fri Mar 29th, 2019     Read More →

Osinbajo bags Life Bencher award

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Abuja – Vice President Yemi Osinbajo was on Friday presented with Life Benchers Award. Osinbajo and 131 others were presented with the award at the Body of Benchers of Nigeria Award night...

Fri Mar 29th, 2019     Read More →

2019 polls an improvement in Nigeria’s electoral system — INEC official

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Prof. Antonia Simbine, the INEC National Commisoner in charge of Niger, Kaduna, Plateau states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja, said the 2019 polls showed significant improvement in...

Fri Mar 29th, 2019     Read More →

Man, 42, in Police net over death of married lover

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The Plateau Police Command has arrested a 42-year-old man, Gundumi Saya, over the death of his married lover, one Mrs. Hajara Markus, who died while spending the night with him. According to the...

Fri Mar 29th, 2019     Read More →

Inconclusive polls, indication of improved integrity of electoral process —INEC

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Kaduna— Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said the spate of inconclusiveness in the last polls was an indication that the elections are becoming more competitive, adding...

Fri Mar 29th, 2019     Read More →

State Govt. plans to create ‘Silicon Plateau’ to reduce youth unemployability

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Lagos – Mr Daser David, Director General, Communication and Technology Development Agency, on Thursday said that the Plateau State Government was planning to create a ‘Silicon...

Thu Mar 28th, 2019     Read More →