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ALARMING: Why snake bite victims die daily

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Snake bite is not new especially to people of Southern and Central parts of Plateau State. Poisonous snakes like carpet viper, cobra, black mambas and puff adder have comfortable habitats in those...

Sat Nov 11th, 2017     Read More →

Alleged diversion of Boko Haram victims’ food: 5 men remanded in Kuje prison

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By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor For diverting 65 out of the 249 trucks of maize bought by the Federal Government for onward delivery to the victims of Boko Haram attacks in the Northeast,...

Fri Nov 10th, 2017     Read More →

Snake bite deaths: Senate probes Ministry of Health

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lOver failure to supply anti-snake venom drugs lSays 91 victims died in 3 weeks By Henry Umoru ABUJA— THE Senate has begun a holistic investigation into alleged failure of Federal Ministry...

Fri Nov 10th, 2017     Read More →

Boosting Nigeria’s tea and coffee production

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RESTORING agriculture to its pride of place in a widely-diversified Nigerian economy requires versatile thinking, planning and meticulous implementation of strategies. It should go beyond the...

Wed Nov 8th, 2017     Read More →

Taraba to implement anti-open grazing law January 2018

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—GOVERNOR Darius Isiaku of Taraba State, yesterday, said the implementation of grazing law in the state will take effect from January 2018. The anti-open grazing...

Tue Nov 7th, 2017     Read More →

How we shared N450m out of Diezani’s N23b poll bribe – Dalladi, Ex-Taraba gov

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By Soni Daniel The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Gombe zonal office Monday quizzed a former Acting Governor of Taraba State, Sani Abubakar Dalladi in respect of the N450 million...

Mon Nov 6th, 2017     Read More →

Taraba to implement anti-grazing law January 2018-Gov Isiaku

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—-GOVERNOR Darius Isiaku of Taraba State yesterday said that the implementation of the anti-grazing law in the state will take effect from January, 2018. The...

Mon Nov 6th, 2017     Read More →

Parading the beauty of Nigeria’s diverse cultures

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It is wide, colourful, multi, diverse, regal, and rustic. For the commentator who ran the closing ceremony commentaries, “the dances are vigorous and rigorous”. Those are the sum...

Mon Nov 6th, 2017     Read More →

Crisis as scarcity of anti-venom hits Nigeria: 6 die from snakebite daily; 250 killed in last 3 weeks

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NO fewer than 250 victims of snake bite have died in the last three weeks in Plateau and Gombe states, following scarcity of anti-venom drugs in the country. The figure represents confirmed deaths...

Mon Nov 6th, 2017     Read More →

250 die of snakebite in 3 weeks as acute scarcity of anti-venom persists

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Two hundred and fifty victims of snake bite have died in the last three weeks in Plateau and Gombe States, following an acute scarcity of snake anti-venom drugs in the country. The figure...

Sun Nov 5th, 2017     Read More →

FG provides succour to Cameroonian refugees in Nigeria

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The National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons on Sunday in Ikom distributed food and materials worth millions of Naira to Cameroonian refugees residing in Ikom...

Sun Nov 5th, 2017     Read More →

Spending of N388.304bn London Paris Club Loan refunds by 35 states confidential, FG tells Court

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The Federal Government has told the Federal High Court in Lagos that the record of spending of N388.304billion London Paris Club Loan refunds by 35 states released to the states by Federal...

Sun Nov 5th, 2017     Read More →

IFAD-VCDP to inject N2bn into Anambra economy in 2018 – Coordinator

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Mr Emmanuel Aguncha, the Coordinator, International Fund for Agriculture (IFAD)-Value Chain Development Programme (VCDP), says the fund will inject N2 billion into the Anambra economy in...

Sat Nov 4th, 2017     Read More →

NGO offers scholarship to Boko Haram victims

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An Abuja-based Non-Governmental Organization, Conflict Resolution and Migration awareness Initiative CRAMAI has concluded plans to award scholarships to people affected by Boko Haram conflict in...

Sat Nov 4th, 2017     Read More →

FADAMA trains 27 officers in flexible account system applications

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The FADAMA III Second Additional Financing (AFII) programme is training 27 officers on the use of flexible accounting 200+ software for effective recordkeeping and information management in the...

Wed Nov 1st, 2017     Read More →