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Forthcoming elections: Sultan urges religious leaders to maintain neutrality

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The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, on Wednesday in Abuja urged religious leaders to maintain neutrality before, during and after the forthcoming general elections to enhance...

Wed Jan 16th, 2019     Read More →

Persistent killing of innocent by murderous thugs unacceptable – Buhari

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has condemned latest bandit attacks in Gandi District of Rabah Local Government Council, Sokoto State, which reportedly claimed 30...

Wed Jan 16th, 2019     Read More →

Tambuwal attends funeral of 26 killed by bandits

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Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State was among dignitaries that attended the funeral prayer for the 26 persons killed by armed bandits in three communities of Gandi District in Rabah Local...

Wed Jan 16th, 2019     Read More →

Gunmen kill 26 in Sokoto raids – police

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At least 26 people were killed after cattle thieves raided several villages in Nigeria’s northern Sokoto state, police said Tuesday. Armed bandits on motorcycles attacked Warwana, Tabkin...

Tue Jan 15th, 2019     Read More →

Saraki condemns Sokoto Killings, urges security agencies to fish out perpetrators

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – SENATE President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, Tuesday condemned in very strong terms, the gruesome killing of dozens of innocent Nigerians by suspected bandits in Sokoto...

Tue Jan 15th, 2019     Read More →

Ambode canvasses support for fight against insurgency

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Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday urged Nigerians to support officers and men of the armed forces presently fighting the war against insurgency in the northern part of the...

Tue Jan 15th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari appoints Adamu Mohammed acting IGP?

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—Indications emerged, last night, that President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Assistant Inspector General of Police, AIG, Adamu Mohammed, as acting Inspector...

Tue Jan 15th, 2019     Read More →

List of UBA Bank Sort Code in Nigeria

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List of UBA Bank Sort Code in Nigeria S/N SORT-CODE BRANCH NAME/OFFICE BRANCH LOCATION / ADDRESS TOWN STATE 1 033152666 UBA-CORPORATE B.O PLOT 33 ABOYADE COLE STREET V I...

Mon Jan 14th, 2019     Read More →

Predictable famine and deepening poverty in 2019

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“Mayetti Allah endorses President Buhari.” News Report. “2019: Experts forecast weak, sluggish economy.” News Report, January 2019. “Vanishing rice pyramids?...

Mon Jan 14th, 2019     Read More →

Election: Parties conduct violence-free campaigns in Sokoto

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Sokoto – For the first time since the commencement of political campaigns ahead of 2019 polls in Sokoto state, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and All Progressives Congress (APC) on...

Sun Jan 13th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari has some funny friends

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By Dele Sobowale “Show me your friends and I’ll tell you who you are.” President Buhari’s friends have been telling us a lot about the man who wants Nigerians to give him...

Sun Jan 13th, 2019     Read More →

Assets declaration charges: I’ve done no wrong – Onnoghen

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By Soni Daniel, Emmanuel Aziken, Innocent Anaba, Adekunle Aliyu & Henry Ojelu •Outrage as FG files assets declaration charges against CJN •S/South govs summon emergency...

Sun Jan 13th, 2019     Read More →

Nothing Special About Atiku Visiting US – Onuesoke

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By Ephraim Oseji As the issue of the issuance of United States (US) visa to the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, continues to generate...

Sat Jan 12th, 2019     Read More →

Mining: Diversifying Nigeria’s earnings – Badamasi, MD Tanzila Petroleum

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For very long, Nigeria has focused on the Oil and Gas sector for revenue generation without enough attention given to other sectors which have great potential for national prosperity. For Alhaji...

Sat Jan 12th, 2019     Read More →

Tambuwal warns against giving CJN Onnoghen the Saraki treatment

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By Emmanuel Aziken Political Editor Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State Saturday cautioned President Muhammadu Buhari against succumbing to the pleas of his advisers to give Chief...

Sat Jan 12th, 2019     Read More →