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Sanitising the security vote

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THE controversial issue of security vote came back to the front burner during the recent quarterly policy dialogue on accountability for security votes at the Independent Corrupt Practices...

Fri Sep 13th, 2019     Read More →

Vice president Osinbajo in Kebbi for the 24th edition of MSME Clinics

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The 24th edition of the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) Clinics will hold on Thursday in Kebbi with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo in attendance. Yemi Osinbajo Osinbajo on his verified...

Thu Sep 12th, 2019     Read More →

NSCDC parades 3 alleged fake currency vendors

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The Borno Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSDCD), said it had arrested three suspects over circulation of counterfeit currency in Maiduguri. NSCDC Commandant of the Corps...

Tue Sep 10th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: 15 Shi’ites killed during Ashura procession, IMN claims

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By Luminous Jannamike Islamic Movement in Nigeria has confirmed the killing of 15 Shi’a Muslims during Tuesday’s Ashura processions by the sect across the 19 Northern states and the...

Tue Sep 10th, 2019     Read More →

Confederation, way to go for Nigeria  — Chinelo Iwenofu

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By Ebele Orakpo Ms. Chinelo Iwenofu is a lawyer turned publisher, writer, freelance journalist, editor and the Managing Director/CEO of Abuja-based AfricAgendA Publications Limited. In this...

Tue Sep 10th, 2019     Read More →

Tribunal in Sokoto orders supplementary election in 6 polling units

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The Governorship, National and States Assemblies Election Petition Tribunal in Sokoto State has order for supplementary elections in six polling units of Sokoto North II Constituency in the State...

Mon Sep 9th, 2019     Read More →

Sultan condemns Pastors, Imams inciting Nigerians to violence

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The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has condemned pastors and Imams that incite violence and politicize religion in Nigeria. Abubakar made the condemnation on Sunday at an...

Mon Sep 9th, 2019     Read More →

STATE OF THE NATION: Politicians fuel religious crises in Nigeria — Sultan

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By Dayo Johnson THE Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, yesterday, lampooned politicians in the country accusing them of fueling religious unrest across the country. Sultan of Sokoto,...

Mon Sep 9th, 2019     Read More →

Boosting education through SBMC synergy

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By Carl Umegboro “The positive thinker sees the invisible feels the intangible and achieves the impossible”. THESE were the words of a British statesman, Sir Winston Leonard...

Mon Sep 9th, 2019     Read More →

Sultan condemns clerics that incite Nigerians to violence

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The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has condemned pastors and Imams that incite violence and politicize religion in Nigeria. The Sultan of Sokoto Abubakar made the condemnation...

Mon Sep 9th, 2019     Read More →

I have nothing against Islam – Gov. wike

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The Governor of Rivers, Nyesome Wike on Sunday says he has nothing against Islam or any faith. Nyseom Wike Wike made the remarks while showing the Chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum...

Mon Sep 9th, 2019     Read More →

Politicians fuel religious Crises in Nigeria — Sultan

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Dayo Johnson Akure The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar yesterday came down hard on politicians accusing them of fueling religious unrest across the country. The Sultan of...

Sun Sep 8th, 2019     Read More →

Sokoto lost 1 pilgrim in 2019 Hajj, says Amirul Hajj

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Alhaji Mannir Dan’iya, Leader of Sokoto State Pilgrims (Amirul Hajj) has said only one pilgrim died out of the 3,496 pilgrims that performed Hajj during 2019 pilgrimage in Saudi...

Sun Sep 8th, 2019     Read More →

Sokoto lost 1 pilgrim in 2019 Hajj, says Amirul Hajj

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Alhaji Mannir Dan’iya, Leader of Sokoto State Pilgrims (Amirul Hajj) has said only one pilgrim died out of the 3,496 pilgrims that performed Hajj during 2019 pilgrimage in Saudi...

Sun Sep 8th, 2019     Read More →

Disasters: FG to establish 5 Fire Training Schools, purchase 93 fire fighting trucks

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By Omeiza Ajayi As part of measures to reduce fire disasters across the country, the federal government has approved the establishment of five training schools for the Federal Fire Service FFS to...

Sat Sep 7th, 2019     Read More →