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Operation Ayim Akpatuma: Church charges soldiers to operate by engagement rules

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The leadership of the Christian Reformed Church-Nigeria (CRC-N) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to direct soldiers presently observing the second phase of the Operation Ayim Akpatuma (Cat...

Sun Dec 8th, 2019     Read More →

Internal wrangle threaten world bank education project in Taraba

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By Femi Bolaji Facts have emerged of an internal wrangle in the circle of the World Bank assisted State Education Programme Investment Project, SEPIP, in Taraba State. Vanguard investigation...

Sat Dec 7th, 2019     Read More →

Boundary Commission says, Benue Taraba crisis to be over soon

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The National Boundary Commission (NBC) says the interstate boundary crisis between communities in Taraba and Benue would soon be over. Mr Adamu Adaji, the Acting Director-General of the...

Fri Dec 6th, 2019     Read More →

Taraba Assembly elects new Speaker

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The Taraba House of Assembly on Monday, elected Mr Joseph Kunini and Alh Hamman-Adama Abdulahi as the new Speaker and deputy Speaker of the Assembly. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the...

Mon Dec 2nd, 2019     Read More →

UNO sensitises citizens on new state of Cameroon

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The United Nations Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, has directed Prof. Martin Chia Ateh to organise sensitisation workshops on brief history of United Nations Organisation (UNO) State of...

Sun Dec 1st, 2019     Read More →

Group urges governments to increase funding for malaria intervention

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The fight against malaria can be won if only governments at all levels are willing to invest more in malaria intervention, according to the Civil Society Malaria Control, Immunisation, and...

Fri Nov 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Taraba governorship: Appeal Court upholds re-election of Ishaku

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The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja on Monday upheld the return of Darius Ishaku as Governor of Taraba. The court also dismissed the appeal by the All Progressive Congress (APC) for being...

Mon Nov 18th, 2019     Read More →

Gunmen sack Taraba community, kill principal

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Principal of a secondary school has reportedly been killed and several other residents injured by unknown gunmen suspected to be militiamen in Wukari Council of Taraba State. Despite the presence...

Wed Nov 13th, 2019     Read More →

‘I was stark illiterate when I married my husband,’ wife of Bauchi gov.

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Mrs Aishatu Mohammed, wife of Bauchi Governor, Bala Mohammed, said on Saturday that she had no formal education when she married her husband. Mohammed stated this in Bauchi at the occasion of the...

Sun Nov 10th, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria has 23m child brides, second in the world – UNICEF

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The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has said 23million Nigerian children are married off as child brides, and as a result, they drop out of school. The agency said Nigeria is the...

Sun Nov 10th, 2019     Read More →

Buratai flags off exercise Ayem Akpatuma II in Taraba

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The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has flagged off Exercise AYEM AKPATUMA II in Takum, Taraba with a charge on troops to consolidate on the gains recorded during the first exercise...

Sun Nov 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Hunters kill, arrest kidnappers in Taraba

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Local hunters have invaded the hideouts of kidnappers in Taraba, killing several and arresting a good number of others during the combing of forests and mountains in the state. Though the casualty...

Fri Nov 1st, 2019     Read More →

We employed prayer warriors to pray for firefighting trucks ― Huan, FFS spokesperson

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Ugo Huan Deputy Superintendent of Fire, DSF Ugo Huan is the Public Relations Officer of the Federal Fire Service, FFS. In this brief chat with Omeiza Ajayi, she speaks on the efforts of the...

Mon Oct 28th, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria top charts of countries with highest deaths of under 5

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… Records 789,037 deaths of children under five By Chioma Obinna A new study mapping child deaths for over two decades has shown that Nigeria currently leads countries with the highest...

Mon Oct 28th, 2019     Read More →

Border closure: Rice dealers want loan, count gains

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Rice farm Some rice farmers have appealed to the Federal Government to provide them with affordable loan facilities to boost production to reduce the price of the commodity as they described the...

Mon Oct 28th, 2019     Read More →