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Dep Gov candidature tears Plateau PDP apart

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By Marie Nanlong Jos—Five members of Plateau State Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, whose names were initially penciled down as likely running mate to the party’s governorship candidate,...

Fri Nov 16th, 2018     Read More →

It is time to eleveate tourism – Lalong

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By Jimoh Babatunde The governor of Plateau State, Simon Bako Lalong, said the said the time has come for government to go beyond the drawing board and elevate tourism as key driver of the local...

Fri Nov 16th, 2018     Read More →

Only Lagos can afford N30,000 minimum wage — Govs

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By Henry Umoru •Adds states will go bankrupt, to meet Buhari •Downsizing, new revenue formula is way out ABUJA — THE thirty- six state governors under the aegis of the Nigeria...

Thu Nov 15th, 2018     Read More →

Akusho: I’m happy winning Lagos Women Run in my first attempt

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Rose Akusho from Plateau State at the weekend broke the existing record and set a new race record in the 2018 edition of the Lagos Women Run, when she erased the earlier record set by Fadekemi...

Wed Nov 14th, 2018     Read More →

Curfew lifted in Kaduna town, reviewed in Kachia, Kasuwan Magani, Kujama

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By Ben Agande Kaduna State government has lifted the curfew in Kaduna metropolis and environs, with immediate effect. El Rufai Kaduna Governor Night time curfew had subsisted in the city since...

Wed Nov 14th, 2018     Read More →

Bane of Middle-Bellt is lack of agenda—Dalung

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By Marie Nanlong Jos—Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Solomon Dalung, has said lack of clearly-defined agenda is the bane of the Middle Belt region and a change is needed to make...

Wed Nov 14th, 2018     Read More →

Gen Alkali: M-Belt Forum faults Army’s claim

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…asks Buhari to set up panel on Kaduna killings By Chris Ochayi THE recent killing of Major General Idris Alkali, retd, in Dura-Du District, Jos South local government area of Plateau...

Wed Nov 14th, 2018     Read More →

Stop using social media to spread fake news about kidnapping – Police warn

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The Police Command in Enugu State has warned residents of the state against using social media to spread fake news about kidnapping in the state. Ebere Amaraizu, Enugu Police Spokesman 1,801...

Tue Nov 13th, 2018     Read More →

NAWOJ donates warm clothing to displaced children in Plateau

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The Nigeria Association of Women Journalist (NAWOJ) Plateau chapter, has donated warm clothing to children taking refuge at the Geoscience Internally Displaced Persons Camp, Jos. President of...

Tue Nov 13th, 2018     Read More →

Lalong, Useni, 19 others jostle for Plateau guber seat

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As the 2019 General Elections draw closer, 21 candidates have been cleared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to contest for the Plateau governorship seat. Gov. Lalong Their...

Tue Nov 13th, 2018     Read More →

You cannot boycott Jesus Christ, if you are seeking true rest, says cleric

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Ven. Yahaya Ibrahim of the Anglican Communion has admonished Christians to cling to Jesus in order to find true rest. Ibrahim gave the admonition during opening service of the eighth edition of...

Tue Nov 13th, 2018     Read More →

Depoliticising the ‘Trader Moni’ scheme

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IN June this year the Federal Government announced its intention to introduce the “Trader Moni” scheme as part of its Social Investment Project, SIP. FILE: Vice President, Prof. Yemi...

Tue Nov 13th, 2018     Read More →

1,801 killed, 50,212 displaced in recent Plateau attacks — Committee

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JOS—The Committee on Resettlement of Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, set up by the Plateau Government, has said 1,801 persons were killed in the recent attacks on the state. AVM Bala...

Tue Nov 13th, 2018     Read More →

1,801 persons killed in Plateau attacks

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No fewer than 1,801 persons have been confirmed killed and 50,212 others displaced in recent attacks in Plateau state. Another burnt house at Gashish, one of the villages attacked. Photos by...

Mon Nov 12th, 2018     Read More →

Obasanjo accuses state governments of incapacitating, stealing LG funds

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA- Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo Monday came hard on state governors who were opposing Local Government autonomy ,accusing them of incapacitating the councils...

Mon Nov 12th, 2018     Read More →