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Buhari, Osibanjo to inaugurate 109 projects in Zamfara

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President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osibanjo, governors and Ministers are to inaugurate multi-billion naira projects in Zamfara state as part of the 7th Anniversary of Governor...

Wed May 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria in search of a nation (2)

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“It is one thing to create the façade of a country and give it a name as happened in the case of Nigeria, Gold Coast, Dahomey and the like. However, the concept of nationhood cannot...

Wed May 2nd, 2018     Read More →

UEFA Champions League result

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UEFA Champions League result on Tuesday: Semi-finals, second leg At Madrid Real Madrid (ESP) 2 (Benzema 11, 46) Bayern Munich 2 (GER) (Kimmich 3, Rodriguez 63) Real Madrid win 4-3 on...

Tue May 1st, 2018     Read More →

2019 elections and the democratisation of democracy

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The electoral reform process is critically crucial if our democracy must survive beyond 2019. The electoral process is the barometric gauge with which any democratic system is measured and our...

Mon Apr 30th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Buhari healthy, fit to seek re-election — Lai Mohammed

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The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has assured the international community that President Muhammadu Buhari was healthy and fit to seek re-election in...

Mon Apr 30th, 2018     Read More →

Imam: Sunset at noon

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Malam Imam Dalhatu Imam, my good friend, brother, schoolmate and colleague departed this world in the early hours of Friday, April 26, 2018, after a brief illness. Imam Imam I first met him in...

Mon Apr 30th, 2018     Read More →

32 State Govts undermine N1trn insurance premium income target

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THERE are indications that the insurance industry may not meet the N1trillion premium income target set for 2020 following the refusal by many states to implement Group Life Insurance for their...

Mon Apr 30th, 2018     Read More →

Lai Mohammed mourns Oyo Speaker, Tambuwal’s aide

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Abuja – The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has described as untimely and shocking the death of the Speaker of the Oyo State House of Assembly, Hon. Michael...

Sun Apr 29th, 2018     Read More →

Group petitions INEC over Reps member’s alleged fake result

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A group, Koko Youths Development Initiatives, KYDI, has petitioned the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC against Honorable Mohammed Isiah Salihu representing Koko Bese/Maiyama...

Sat Apr 28th, 2018     Read More →

Zakkat commission disburses N2m to needy in Sokoto

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Sokoto – The Sokoto State Zakkat and Endowment Commission on Saturday disbursed N2 million Zakkat (alms) to 50 less-privileged persons in the state. Sokoto Malam Lawal Maidoki, the chairman...

Sat Apr 28th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari urges Nigerians to work hard to sustain country’s unity

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Birnin Kebbi -President Muhammadu Buhari, has described authorship of historical books as an act of rendering service to humanity. Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari attends a reception at...

Sat Apr 28th, 2018     Read More →

National, economic devt achievable through credible media reportage – Sultan

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Abuja – The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has called for a more credible and vibrant online media as a veritable tool in the country’s quest for national...

Sat Apr 28th, 2018     Read More →

Historical books, service to humanity – President Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari, has described authorship of historical books as an act of rendering service to humanity. Buhari President Buhari said this on Saturday in Katsina, during the public...

Sat Apr 28th, 2018     Read More →

El-Rufai urges journalists on objective, balanced reporting

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Kaduna – Gov. Nasiru El-Rufai of Kaduna State, on Friday called on journalists to be objective and balance in their reportage of events, to avoid misinformation. Nasir-El-Rufai The governor...

Fri Apr 27th, 2018     Read More →

Eight-count charge filed against Shiite leader, El-Zakzaky

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The Kaduna state government filed an eight-count charge of homicide against leader of the Islamic movement of Nigeria, (IMN) Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, and three others. The charges were filed on April...

Fri Apr 27th, 2018     Read More →