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Senate Leader hails APC congress

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Senate Leader, Ahmed Lawan on Sunday expressed satisfaction with the outcome of the All Progressive Congress (APC) congress that led to the emergence of party leaders at the state level. The...

Sun May 20th, 2018     Read More →

How courageous civilians foil suicide attack in Yobe mosque – Army

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The Nigerian Army says some courageous civilians on Sunday foiled a suicide bomb attack by a suspected female Boko Haram member on a mosque in Gashua, Gujba Local Government Area of Yobe. Col....

Sun May 20th, 2018     Read More →

Leah’s mum slipped into coma for two days – Family pastor

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…as Dapchi girl marks 15th birthday in B/Haram custody By Sam Eyoboka TWO days after her 15th birthday, Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, revealed that the Buhari administration...

Sun May 20th, 2018     Read More →

CASUAL WORK BEGETS CASUAL PAY? ‘Our monthly take-home pay is N2, 500!’ (2)

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• They are the least paid government workers,no permanent employment, not pensionable By our reporters The first part of report was published last Sunday. The Public Relations Officer to the...

Sun May 20th, 2018     Read More →

Yobe APC Congress: ‘The party shall give everyone a sense of belonging’

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Damaturu – The All progressives Congress (APC) in Yobe on Saturday re-elected the Alhaji Adamu Chilariye-led State Executive Council of the party, through affirmation, for another term of...

Sat May 19th, 2018     Read More →

State Congress: Yobe APC returns existing officials through affirmation

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The All progressives Congress (APC) in Yobe on Saturday re-elected the Alhaji Adamu Chilariye-led State Executive Council of the party, through affirmation, for another term of office. Alhaji...

Sat May 19th, 2018     Read More →

Unusual ‘pardon’: A note of gratitude to Shettima

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By Isa Gusau RECENTLY, I took an extreme decision, an unusual one that seemed beyond the pardon of my boss, Governor Kashim Shettima. I will tell you about it. Growing up, I realised possibilities...

Fri May 18th, 2018     Read More →

JOHESU relaxes strike in Lagos, Yobe, Kano

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…Calls for Adewole’s sack …Threatens to boycott further negotiations, if… By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA – THE Joint Health Sector Union, JOHESU, Thursday night relaxed...

Thu May 17th, 2018     Read More →

Saraki, Police IG trade words over cult suspects

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By Henry Umoru, Demola Akinyemi & Dirisu Yakubu •Police dismiss Saraki’s claims, says nobody should hinder investigations •PDP reacts as Senate sets up 10-member committee to...

Thu May 17th, 2018     Read More →

A Nigerian heroine called Leah

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By Ochereome Nnanna LET me join millions of Nigerians of goodwill and the rest of concerned mankind to wish our innocent, heroic tendril of youth, Miss Leah Sharibu, happy birthday. On Tuesday,...

Thu May 17th, 2018     Read More →

Transport fare defies inflation trend, rises in April

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By Elizabeth Adegbsan Barely 24 hours after the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), reported a sustained decrease in inflation rate, the Bureau, yesterday, reported that transport fare was moving...

Thu May 17th, 2018     Read More →

Sultan announces Thursday beginning of Ramadan fasting

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Sokoto – Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, the Sultan of Sokoto has declared Thursday as the first day for the beginning of the Ramadan fasting in Nigeria. Abubakar announced the citing of...

Wed May 16th, 2018     Read More →

Leah Sharibu : Negotiations with insurgents tourtous, complicated – FG

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…Assures govt won’t relent to ensure her release By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Federal Government, Wednesday declared that it had not abandoned efforts to rescue the...

Wed May 16th, 2018     Read More →

2023 Presidency: APC dangles carrot at Ekweremadu

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—AHEAD of 2019 presidential and general elections, the All Progressives Congress, APC, is in search of very strong and high-profiled personalities in the opposition...

Wed May 16th, 2018     Read More →

Maritime insecurity: Navy acquires 179 high speed boats

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…Arrests 42 vessels over oil theft By Joseph Erunke ABUJA-THE Nigerian Navy, Tuesday, said it has acquired a total of 179 high speed boats in the last one year to tackle insecurity in the...

Wed May 16th, 2018     Read More →