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How states withdrew N593.1bn from federation account in Q1 2018

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The 36 states of the federation have so far withdrawn about 593.1 billion from the Federation Account as revenue generated in the first quarter of 2018. The breakdown is contained in the monthly...

Sun May 13th, 2018     Read More →

Plateau to commence exportation of potatoes next year, says Gov. Lalong

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Plateau is to commence exportation of Irish potatoes next year as part of efforts to boost its revenue, State Governor, Simon Lalong said on Sunday. Addressing newsmen in Jos on the tourism...

Sun May 13th, 2018     Read More →

NiMet predicts nationwide rains, thunderstorms on Sunday

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted morning rains over the central states of the country on Sunday especially places like Abuja, parts of Benue, Nassarawa, Kogi, Kwara,...

Sat May 12th, 2018     Read More →

Time for handshake across the Benue

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We must be learning from our past now. Those whose ears are still working, let them hear. This is time for reconciliation as blood continues to flow across the upper Benue. The East and Middle...

Sat May 12th, 2018     Read More →

Giant, uncommon strides of Major General Anthony Atolagbe as Commander OPSH

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Great men have written that “Those who advance the course of the society at the expense of their personal comfort in the midst of many alternatives are the true Patriots”. Such is the...

Fri May 11th, 2018     Read More →

Aisha Buhari commiserates with late Sheikh Isyaku Rabiu’s family in Kano

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The wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, has commiserated with the family of late Kano businessman and Islamic cleric, Sheikh Isyaku Rabiu, who died at the age of 93 in a London hospital on...

Fri May 11th, 2018     Read More →

Gov Bagudu commends Nigerians for commitment to agriculture

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… as Gov Lalong hails Buhari for making agriculture leading sector By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA- THE Governor of Kebbi State, Senator Atiku Bagudu, yesterday, commended the renewed passion and...

Fri May 11th, 2018     Read More →

Benue tribal leaders tackle Buratai over call for review of state’s grazing law

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The tribal leaders of Benue state have faulted the recent call by the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai for a review of the state’s grazing law to accommodate killer herdsmen...

Fri May 11th, 2018     Read More →

Jang’s lawyers sue EFCC, demand N500m compensation

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong Jos – The legal team of Senator Jonah Jang has described the recent arrest and continued detention of the former Governor of Plateau State by the Economic and...

Thu May 10th, 2018     Read More →

PLASU gets 6,000 books to boost teaching, learning

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong JOS – A private company, Brooks Consolidated Investment Limited, BCIL, has donated assorted books worth N2.5 million to Plateau State University, PLASU, Bokkos to...

Thu May 10th, 2018     Read More →

U-20 AFCON Qualifier: Eneji tips Flying Eagles to pip Guinea Bissau

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As the Flying Eagles jet out today for Guinea Bissau for the first leg of the 2019 U20 AFCON qualifier on Saturday, Plateau United striker, Peter Eneji has assured that the team will not...

Thu May 10th, 2018     Read More →

PDP aks EFCC to “immediate release” Sen. Jang

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The Plateau Chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has called for the “immediate release” of former Plateau governor Jonah Jang from Economic and Financial Crimes...

Wed May 9th, 2018     Read More →

Victor Moses, Mikel Obi nominated for 2017/2018 Nigeria Pitch Awards

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Lagos – Super Eagles Captain John Mikel Obi Victor Moses, Premier League club Chelsea’s winger were on Wednesday nominated for the Nigeria Pitch Awards for 2017/2018. GETTING READY...

Wed May 9th, 2018     Read More →

Plateau PDP seeks “immediate release” of Sen. Jang from EFCC custody

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The Plateau Chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has called for the “immediate release” of former Plateau governor Jonah Jang from Economic and Financial Crimes...

Wed May 9th, 2018     Read More →

NPFL Match Day 21: Bala seeks victory over Tornadoes in Minna

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The Head Coach of Kwara United FC of Ilorin, Abubakar Bala, says his team will not taking anything for granted to pick up the maximum three points against Niger Tornadoes on Sunday in Minna. He...

Wed May 9th, 2018     Read More →