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79 school pupils abducted in restive anglophone Cameroon

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Gunmen kidnapped 79 school students on Monday in an English-speaking region of Cameroon where separatists are fighting an armed campaign for independence, security and government sources said. The...

Mon Nov 5th, 2018     Read More →

Rwanda to partner Nigeria on Public Service Reforms

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The Government of the Republic of Rwanda is to partner Nigeria on ways to revive the public service in Nigeria especially the North-East region. Rwanyido Fanfan, Rwandan Minister of Public Service...

Mon Nov 5th, 2018     Read More →

Polio: Bauchi council targets 233,485 children for immunisation

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Bauchi Local Government Council in Bauchi State is targeting 233,485 children in a five-day immunisation against poliomyelitis to curb the Circulating Vaccine-Derived Polio Virus Type 2 (cVDPV2)...

Sat Nov 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Air Force holds fourth quarter route march for personnel in Lagos

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No fewer than 800 personnel participated in the quartely route march organised by the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) held in Lagos on Saturday to keep them fit. Nigerian AirForce officers during the...

Sat Nov 3rd, 2018     Read More →

50 IDPs benefit from housing scheme in Adamawa

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BY UMAR YUSUF, YOLA Efforts by the Federal, States and Local Governments, non governmental Organisations and the International Community to resettle the displaced people of the North East...

Sat Nov 3rd, 2018     Read More →

FG to pay N71bn outstanding counterpart fund to UBEC – Official

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The Executive Secretary, Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), Dr Hamid Bobboyi, has said that the Federal Government would pay N71.29 billion directly to the commission being the...

Fri Nov 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Time for FG to re-establish Education Bank to boost education among youths (1)

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By Afe Babalola “I intend to highlight how the resuscitation of the bank would boost education and reduce unemployment amongst the youths of this country”. Inadequate funding of...

Wed Oct 31st, 2018     Read More →

Sani predicts doom for APC, wants Akpabio back in PDP

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor Senator Shehu Sani has predicted doom for his former political party, All Progressives Congress, APC and urged a former governor of Akwa Ibom State, Senator...

Tue Oct 30th, 2018     Read More →

Agbami partners donate science laboratory to school in Yobe

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By Michael Eboh Star Deepwater Petroleum Limited, a Chevron Company, and its partners in the Agbami field project, recently donated a fully-equipped science laboratory complex to Government...

Tue Oct 30th, 2018     Read More →

Foundation tours Lagos needy homes, donates items, offers scholarships

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For more than two weeks now, a renowned philanthropist, Dr. Oluwaseye Yomi-Sholoye through her Foundation, The Dr. O. Yomi-Sholoye Foundation, has been making the rounds to several...

Mon Oct 29th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Buhari risks defeat in North East — Sen Bukar Ibrahim

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By Henry Umoru abuja—FORMER governor of Yobe State and a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Senator Bukkar Abba Ibrahim (Yobe East) weekend in Abuja, warned that the ruling...

Mon Oct 29th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Buhari faces imminent defeat in North East – Sen Bukar Ibrahim

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*Says Massive rigging will not save him, APC worse than PDP By Henry Umoru ABUJA- STRONG indications have emerged that ahead of the 2019 Presidential election, trouble may have reared its head in...

Sun Oct 28th, 2018     Read More →

Federer claims 99th ATP title with Basel triumph

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Roger Federer defeated Romanian qualifier Marius Copil 7-6 (7/5), 6-4 on Sunday at the Swiss Indoors in Basel to win the 99th ATP Tour title of his career. Federer defeated; Photo AFP The Swiss...

Sun Oct 28th, 2018     Read More →

Boko Haram jihadists attack 145 Battalion in Gashigar, Borno State

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Boko Haram jihadists launched a large assault on a military base in Nigeria’s remote northeast region and killed one soldier, defence officials said Sunday. The Chief Of Army Staff, Lt...

Sun Oct 28th, 2018     Read More →

Groups adopt Buhari, Lawan

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Political groups, women, youths and trade unions have adopted President Muhammadu Buhari as their choice in the 2019 presidential election. President Buhari The groups in Yobe North also...

Sun Oct 28th, 2018     Read More →