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2019: Nothing has changed with APC – Gamawa, PDP deputy national chairman

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By Suzan Edeh Senator Babayo Gamawa is the Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP. He had before now served as the Speaker of the Bauchi State House of Assembly, Deputy...

Wed Sep 5th, 2018     Read More →

Customs seizes contraband goods worth N50m

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By Suzan Edeh Bauchi-The Nigeria Customs Service has impounded five vehicles with contraband items valued at of N50, 237, 400. The Comptroller, Federal Operations Unit, Zone “D”...

Tue Sep 4th, 2018     Read More →

NCDs silently killing Africans —WHO

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…Nigeria up to the task, says Adewole By Arinola Kolade The 68th session of the World Health Organisation/ Africa Region, WHO/AFRO, meeting held in Dakar, Senegal with a call on all Member...

Tue Sep 4th, 2018     Read More →

Storm over Leah’s proof of life!

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• It’s unmistakable – Father • Govt: We are verifying • I wept listening to recording and some people are dilly-dallying — Ex-Primate Ola Makinde Leah Sharibu and...

Sun Sep 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Light rains expected in Lagos, Port Harcourt, Calabar, Eket …- NiMet

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Thunderstorms, heavy rains expected on Sunday — NiMet Abuja – The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted monsoonal rains, expected to keep the country under wet...

Sat Sep 1st, 2018     Read More →

30 Nigerian soldiers killed in Boko Haram raid

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At least 30 Nigerian soldiers died in combat with Boko Haram jihadists who overran a military base in the northeast near the border with Niger, two military sources told AFP on...

Sat Sep 1st, 2018     Read More →

Yobe state civil servants lament non payment of allowances

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By Bala Ajiya DAMATURU— Civil servants in Yobe State have lamented the failure of the state government to pay their annual leave allowances as well as implementation of yearly increment. A...

Sat Sep 1st, 2018     Read More →

Flood alert for Anambra, Delta, Bayelsa, others

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Abuja—Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency, NIHSA, has warned Nigerians living by the banks of River Niger and its floodplains to immediately relocate over possible flooding, listing...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

A gale of good news

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police By Gambo Dori IN the last many years, we have all been buffeted by the bad and unwholesome news about us. The air waves, the pages of newspapers and the dark alleys of the social media are...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

Lagos has highest foreign debt portfolio – DMO

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Lagos State, the commercial nerve-center of Nigeria, has retained its position as the state with the highest foreign debt in the country, with a foreign debt put at 1.45 billion dollars as at June...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

Lagos retains highest foreign debt portfolio, says DMO

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Akinwunmi Ambode Lagos State, the commercial nerve-center of Nigeria, has retained its position as the state with the highest foreign debt in the country, with a foreign debt put at 1.45 billion...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

WHO mull treatment of all hypertensives in Ogun, Yobe

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By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA – Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, yesterday said talks are currently ongoing between the Federal Government and the World Health Organisation, WHO, for...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

Photos: Uduaghan meets Buhari, Tinubu, other APC stalwarts

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met with Caucus of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, with former Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan making a...

Tue Aug 28th, 2018     Read More →

Only God knows when Leah Sharibu’ll be rescued – Presidency

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ABUJA—Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Chief Femi Adesina, said, Tuesday, that only God knows when kidnapped Dapchi girl, Leah Sharibu, will be rescued. Leah Sharibu...

Tue Aug 28th, 2018     Read More →

President Buhari get me out of here, Leah Sharibu begs from Boko Haram’s den

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…Nothing’ll be spared in bringing captured girls home—FG By Dayo Adesulu & Johnbosco Agbakwuru The Dapchi schoolgirl, Leah Sharibu, has sent an audio message from the...

Tue Aug 28th, 2018     Read More →