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Maids as glorified slaves in Nigeria

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Kindly Share This Story:File: Housemaid brutalized by employer By Evelyn Usman It is not difficult to spot them from other children, wherever they are found. The privileged few among them attend...

Sat Feb 15th, 2020     Read More →

Arrest any hate-preacher now, Sultan tells security agencies

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Kindly Share This Story:•Disowns Fulani group claiming to own Nigeria •Orders three months prayer for the country The Sultan of Sokoto and President-General of the Nigeria Supreme...

Fri Feb 14th, 2020     Read More →

Plateau United FC head coach, Pele dies at 58

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Mr Audu Pele, head coach of The Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) side, Plateau United Football Club of Jos, is dead.Mr Albert Dakup, the Media Officer of the team announced the death of...

Wed Feb 12th, 2020     Read More →

Media organisation awards Lalong best Governor 2019

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The Independent Newspapers Ltd, publishers of Daily Independent, Saturday and Sunday Independent, has awarded Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau as the best Governor in 2019. Chief Babs Alasa, Chairman...

Wed Feb 12th, 2020     Read More →

Obaseki denies involvement in attacks on APC members’ residences

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Kindly Share This Story:Godwin Obaseki By Ozioruva Aliu BENIN CITY – AFTER a prolonged silence, Edo state governor, Godwin Obaseki on Wednesday denied allegations that he and some of his...

Wed Feb 12th, 2020     Read More →

Military not involved in killing of man over N50 cooked egg in Jos – STF commandant

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The military in Jos on Tuesday denied that its personnel were involved in the torturing and killing of a man, Benjamin Izang, at Tina Junction, Jos, over N50 cooked egg. The Special Task Force...

Tue Feb 11th, 2020     Read More →

Assembly passes Zamfara N188 bn 2020 Appropriation Bill

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The Zamfara House of Assembly on Tuesday passed the state 2020 Appropriation Bill of N188 billion. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Gov. Bello Matawalle on Dec. 4, 2019, presented a...

Tue Feb 11th, 2020     Read More →

Lassa fever: Plateau government cautions school cooks, head teachers

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The Plateau Government has warned Head Teachers and Cooks in the 1990 schools benefiting from the Schools Feeding Programme in the state to be conscious of Lassa fever outbreak in the...

Mon Feb 10th, 2020     Read More →

Insecurity can be curbed when leaders are united — Northern CAN chair

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Kindly Share This Story: By Marie-Therese Nanlong. Ongoing insecurity in Nigeria can be curbed only when credible leaders who have the capability and are willing to unite the country and its...

Sun Feb 9th, 2020     Read More →

Jos Festival of Theatre 2020 holds march

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Jos Festival of Theatre.Though there is no dearth of theatrical performances and festivals in Nigeria, it is often difficult to see much of this in the country due to a lot of factors beyond the...

Sun Feb 9th, 2020     Read More →

El-Rufai lays foundation for Kaduna Pilgrims’ hotel

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The Executive Governor of Kaduna state, Mallam Nasiru El-Rufa’i recently performed the groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of Kaduna state pilgrims’ hotel facility in the...

Fri Feb 7th, 2020     Read More →

Soldiers allegedly torture man to death over N50 egg in Plateau

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On Tuesday evening, at about 7:00p.m. pandemonium descended on the Tina Junction Evening Market in Jos North Local Government Area of Plateau State, when a young man aged 31, Benjamin Arum Izang,...

Fri Feb 7th, 2020     Read More →

Plateau Assembly wants law banning motorcycles in Jos enforced fully

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The Plateau House of Assembly has called for full enforcement of the law banning the operation of commercial motorcyclists in Jos, the Plateau state capital. The House in a motion of concern...

Wed Feb 5th, 2020     Read More →

Suspected thugs set Imo INEC office ablaze

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The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC office at Orlu, Imo State has been set ablaze by unknown persons suspected to be political thugs. The Guardian gathered that the fire, which...

Mon Feb 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Plateau to enact anti-land grabbing law, others

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The Plateau State Executive Council yesterday approved a bill to prohibit forcible occupation of landed property by armed persons. Governor Simon Lalong, who presided over council meeting, also...

Fri Jan 31st, 2020     Read More →