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Buhari seeks N’Assembly’s approval for N10.06bn refund to Kogi govt

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The Senate on Tuesday received a request from President Muhammadu Buhari for an approval to pay Kogi State Government N10.069 billion being a refund of money spent by the state on behalf of...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

Foreign herdsmen in NLTP: 5 Northern state governments disagree

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By Peter Duru, Marie-Therese Nanlong, Femi Bolaji, Nasir Muhammad Gusau, David Odama &Umar Yusuf FOLLOWING the inauguration of the National Livestock Transformation Programme, NLTP, by Vice...

Sun Oct 13th, 2019     Read More →

Taraba: Northern leaders, Govs to meet warring Tiv/Jukun Oct 29

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By Omeiza Ajayi The Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG) has met with community leaders of the Jukun and Tiv of Taraba State with a view to finding sustainable solutions to the war of attrition...

Sat Oct 12th, 2019     Read More →

Mining host communities lament neglect by govt, companies

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…call for adequate attention, inclusion By Gabriel Ewepu – Abuja Mining host communities under the auspices of the Federation of Nigerian Mining Host Communities, FNMHC, Friday,...

Sat Oct 12th, 2019     Read More →

Group protests NFF position on Taraba FA

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By Femi Bolaji, Jalingo Supporters of a factional chairman of Taraba State Football Association, FA, Sanusi Mahmud, have protested the resolution of a delegation of the Nigeria Football...

Sat Oct 12th, 2019     Read More →

36 States, FCT generate N691.11bn as revenue in first half 2019 — NBS

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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says in the first half of 2019, the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) generated N691.11 billion as Internally Generated Revenue (IGR). The...

Sat Oct 12th, 2019     Read More →

INVASION: Lagos, Abuja suburbs under siege by Okada riders

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…Why some northern cities banned them …Lagos now haven to hundreds of thousands Ben Agande, Kaduna When Femi Ojualope left his office penultimate Tuesday in the central area of Abuja...

Sat Oct 12th, 2019     Read More →

Customs hands over seized American military vehicles

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By Umar Yusuf, Yola The Nigeria Customs Services has handed over the Six Mine Resistance Multipurpose Vehicle to the American Government. The Mine Resistant Ambush Protected vehicles Speaking on...

Fri Oct 11th, 2019     Read More →

2020 Budget: More Knocks by Senators

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As Senators express doubts on meeting up with targeted N8.155trillion, Kick against Increase in VAT Task FG on revenue generation Adjourn Debate till Tuesday By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE...

Thu Oct 10th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari to anti corruption agencies: Sell all forfeited items

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…We’re going after govt officials looting state funds – Sagay …Says recovered assets used in national budget, school feeding … 8th NASS frustrated corruption...

Thu Oct 10th, 2019     Read More →

World Mental Health Day: ICRC calls for prioritization of psycho-social support

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The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has urged governments to prioritise mental health and psycho-social support during violence and armed conflict. Concetta Feo, Mental Health and...

Thu Oct 10th, 2019     Read More →

Why we must all act to save our democracy

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Gbadebo Rhodes Vivour Since Muhammadu Buhari assumed office in 2015 as democratic president, I have engaged his government from a policy standpoint, criticizing the policy choices he gets wrong...

Thu Oct 10th, 2019     Read More →

Operation Ayem Akpatuma 2: Gov Ishaku donates 26 operational motorbikes to troops

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By Femi Bolaji In an effort to rid Taraba state of bandits and criminal elements, Gov Darius Ishaku on Thursday donated 26 operational motorbikes to troops of the Nigeria Army, NA, to assist them...

Thu Oct 10th, 2019     Read More →

Akume cautions media against negative reports

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Sen. George Akume, Minister of Special Duties and Intergovernmental Affairs, has cautioned the media against negative reportage capable of destabilising government’s efforts to develop the...

Thu Oct 10th, 2019     Read More →

Taraba records 100 kidnappings in 9 months – Gov. Ishaku

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Gov.Darius Ishaku of Taraba on Thursday, said that the state recorded over 100 cases of kidnapping between January and September. Gov. Ishaku Ishaku disclosed this in Jalingo at a one-day training...

Thu Oct 10th, 2019     Read More →