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PANDEF RESTRUCTURING SUMMIT :Four regions agree, two sitting on the fence 

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Newly inaugurated Chairman of PANDEF and former military administrator of Akwa Ibom state, Air Commodore Idongesit Nkanga (retd), former Minister and South-East leader, Dr Walter Ofonagoro,...

Sat Mar 31st, 2018     Read More →

Study Danjuma’s advice now – Elders

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As more Plateau rural communities come under attack by gunmen, political elders in the state have advised government to “study” Gen. T. Y. Danjuma (Rtd)’s advice to Nigerians to...

Fri Mar 30th, 2018     Read More →

Easter: FRSC deploys 900 personnel for special patrol in Plateau

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The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Plateau has deployed 900 personnel to patrol the roads during the Easter celebration. FRSC officials The Sector Commander, Mrs Patricia Emeordi, disclosed...

Fri Mar 30th, 2018     Read More →

And now, the great rice revolution

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By Idowu Samuel Suddenly, there is a huge prospect that in just a few years, agriculture may surpass oil as a major revenue earner for the country, as signals to that effect continues to provoke...

Fri Mar 30th, 2018     Read More →

APC chieftain, Musa Halilu Ahmed bags Dujuma Adamawa title tomorrow

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All Progressives Congress (APC) Chieftain in Adamawa State, Alhaji Musa Halilu Ahmed, will tomorrow, Saturday, March 31, 2018 be conferred as Dujuma Adamawa, by His Royal Highness, Lamido Adamawa,...

Thu Mar 29th, 2018     Read More →

General Gowon, say something – anything!

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By Ochereome Nnanna THE elite in every part of the world is a close-knit cult. There is more that unites than separates them. In this charmed cult religion, region, state of origin and such...

Thu Mar 29th, 2018     Read More →

IGSR, YARAC, CEPAN train Plateau youths

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong Jos—NO fewer than 211 youths in three local government areas of Plateau central zone, trained in various skills have been tasked to engage in productive ventures...

Thu Mar 29th, 2018     Read More →

Security agents re-arrest Dan-China after securing interim bail

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Security operatives on Wednesday re-arrested Abdullahi Adamu, alias Dan-China, after a Jos Federal High Court granted him interim bail along with 15 Chinese nationals and 8 others in a case of...

Wed Mar 28th, 2018     Read More →

Easter: Prices of foodstuff stable in Enugu

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Four days to Easter celebration, prices of some food items especially rice have remained stable in some major markets in Enugu State, newsmen report. Newsmen who monitored some markets report that...

Wed Mar 28th, 2018     Read More →

FG, NASS rift can retard Nigeria’s growth, NPSA warns

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Urges FG to rework security architecture By Peter Okutu ABAKALIKI—NATIONAL Political Science Association, NPSA, yesterday stated that the lingering rift between President Muhammadu Buhari...

Wed Mar 28th, 2018     Read More →

INEC suspends 205 staff over roles in 2015 elections

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ABUJA—Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has suspended 205 staff over various unwholesome roles in the 2015 general elections. Chairman of the commission, Mahmood Yakubu,...

Wed Mar 28th, 2018     Read More →

S’West states lead in debt profile — REPORT

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By Dapo Akinrefon, with Agency report Abuja—THE Fiscal Responsibility Commission, FRC, has disclosed that South West states, at the end of 2016, owed debts well in excess of 50 per cent of...

Tue Mar 27th, 2018     Read More →

We apologise for our mistakes – PDP

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday in Abuja, apologised to Nigerians for the mistakes the party made while in power. National Chairman of the party, Mr Uche Secondus, made the apology at...

Mon Mar 26th, 2018     Read More →

BoI to train 3,000 NYSC members annually on entrepreneurship skills

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Katsina – The Bank of Industry (BoI) says it will train 3,000 National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members on entrepreneurship skills annually under the Graduate Entrepreneurship Fund (GEF)...

Mon Mar 26th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria: On the front line of climate change and conflict

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Policy makers in Nigeria need to understand how climate change acts as a threat multiplier and to address this on a policy and operational manner. Maintaining stable livelihoods is a primary...

Mon Mar 26th, 2018     Read More →