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SENATE PRESIDENCY: PDP’s plan to snatch majority status

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA-AHEAD of the inauguration of the 9th Senate, there are strong permutations by the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to snatch the majority status from the ruling All...

Thu Apr 4th, 2019     Read More →

FEC okays N3.4trn promissory note to offset local debts, salaries

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA — THE Federal Executive Council, FEC, yesterday, approved the establishment of a Promissory Note Programme worth N3.4trillion for the settlement of inherited...

Thu Apr 4th, 2019     Read More →

Promissory Notes: NASS approved figures sent by executive for Taraba, Delta states – Senate

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The Senate has noted that the letter by President Muhammadu Buhari to the Senate in which he claimed that National Assembly’s approval for refunds to Delta and Taraba State Governments...

Wed Apr 3rd, 2019     Read More →

FEC approves N5.5bn for youth empowerment programme

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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved N5.5 billion for the training and provision of devices to 12,000 youths in N-Power Knowledge Multi-Track Youth Empowerment Programme. The...

Wed Apr 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Again, five killed, scores injured, houses razed as suspected herdsmen invade Benue community

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By Peter Duru Makurdi – Again, suspected armed herdsmen late Tuesday night invaded Mondo village in Ukemberagya in Logo local government area of Benue state killing five persons and sacking...

Wed Apr 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: ASUU resumes indefinite strike

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The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Taraba State University chapter, on Wednesday resumed indefinite strike to press home its demands. ASUU strike The union had embarked on a strike...

Wed Apr 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Harbin Kunama: Can Buratai make another difference?

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By Justice Abayomi It is quite heartbreaking to know the absurdity that every geopolitical zone in Nigeria, with the exception of the Southwest has its peculiar insecurity challenges. In the...

Wed Apr 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Benue: Aged woman burnt alive, 4 others killed, over 300 houses razed

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As armed Jukum youths invade Ukum community Local council boss narrowly escape death By Peter Duru Makurdi— An aged woman was reportedly burnt alive in her house at Atsenga village in Ukum...

Wed Apr 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Presidency, NASS differ on N11.635b refund for Delta, Taraba

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By Emman Ovuakporie ABUJA— THE Presidency has frowned at decision of National Assembly to allegedly inflate the proposed refund of N78.602 billion by N11.635 billion to Delta and Taraba...

Wed Apr 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Plateau PDP gets Tribunal’s nod to inspect election materials

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong Jos – The governorship election petition tribunal sitting in Jos, the Plateau State capital has ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC to...

Tue Apr 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Lassa fever outbreak: NCDC confirms 23 new cases, 4 deaths

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By Gabriel Olawale The Nigeria Centre for Diseases Control, NCDC, has confirmed 23 new cases of Lassa fever including 4 deaths. According to the report released on its website for the week 11th...

Tue Apr 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Taraba inaugurates transition, stock-taking committees

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By Femi Bolaji, Jalingo-Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba State has inaugurated Transition and Stock-Taking Committees for the purpose of proper implementation and smooth transition from his first...

Sun Mar 31st, 2019     Read More →

28 schools in Taraba get UBEC intervention

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By Femi Bolaji Jalingo – No fewer than 28 public primary schools in Taraba state have benefitted from the state government and Universal Basic Education Commission, UBEC, intervention...

Sat Mar 30th, 2019     Read More →

How Boko Haram terrorists abandoned Hilux van, 2 Toyota cars loaded with looted food items in Michika to escape military onslaught — Defence Headquarters

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By Kingsley Omonobi, Abuja The Defence headquarters yesterday said that the band of Boko Haram terrorists who invaded Michika community in Adamawa state during the week, were on a looting spree...

Sat Mar 30th, 2019     Read More →

Battle for States: PDP rebounces, gets 14 states, eyes Zamfara, Osun

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By Clifford Ndujihe WITH the declaration of Ahmadu Fintiri of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as the winner of the Adamawa State governorship election, the opposition party has won more states...

Fri Mar 29th, 2019     Read More →