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Sallah : Yobe Govt. bans movement of vehicles

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Damaturu – Yobe Government has placed restriction of vehicular movement from 10.00p.m on Monday to Tuesday 10.30a.m to ensure hitch free Eid-el-fitr prayers. Young lads join their fathers to...

Mon Jun 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Deputy Senate President’s position not given to us yet — PDP senators

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA— AHEAD of the inauguration of the 9th National Assembly and election of presiding officers, the Senate Caucus of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, denied...

Mon Jun 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Govs inherit N3.9trn debts

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•Lagos, Imo, Ogun, Bauchi, Oyo, Adamawa most affected •How NGF has been assisting states to boost their IGR — DG •Says it helped states grow revenue from N707.9 bn in 2014 to...

Mon Jun 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Highly indebted states : Lagos debt hits N1.043trn in 2018 – Investigation

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High Indebted States: Lagos, Rivers, Osun, Kaduna, Imo Low Indebted States: Yobe, Jigawa, Kwara, Ondo, Ebonyi 1. Lagos State, South West Nigeria, is number one among the Highly Indebted States in...

Sun Jun 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Crocodile tears for Zamfara and a culture of interference

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THE immediate reason why the Supreme Court ruling on Zamfara has sparked a civil war in the All Progressives Congress, APC, is that the decision could further complicate the outcome of the...

Fri May 31st, 2019     Read More →

NACA seeks prevention of new HIV infections

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..Plans 90% viral load reduction by 2020 By Sola Ogundipe & Chioma Obinna The outcome of the preliminary findings of the Nigerian HIV/AIDS Indicator and Impact Survey, NAIIS, has revealed that...

Thu May 30th, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria society where very rich people buy judgments ― Lawan

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Says we want Nigeria where poor, vulnerable, disadvantaged can go to courts, get judgment By Henry Umoru SENATE Leader, Senator Ahmad Lawan, All Progressives Congress, APC, Yobe North, yesterday...

Thu May 30th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Very rich people buy judgments in Nigeria- Lawan

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*** As Senate Sets aside Rules, Confirms Buhari’s Nominee as President, FCT Customary Court of Appeal By Henry Umoru ABUJA- SENATE Leader, Senator Ahmad Lawan, All Progressives Congress,...

Thu May 30th, 2019     Read More →

Child rights law, the agonising child, and our unsafe future

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By Tope Akinyode If we are to teach real peace in this world, and if we are to carry on a real war against war, we shall have to begin with the children — Mahatma Ghandi BECAUSE human...

Wed May 29th, 2019     Read More →

Inauguration: Heavy aerial surveillance in Damaturu

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Damaturu – Security has been reinforced in Damaturu with heavy aerial surveillance as arrangements are in top gear for the inauguration of Alhaji Maimala Buni as new governor of Yobe. State...

Wed May 29th, 2019     Read More →

Insecurity: Buhari, Northern Govs meet in Aso Rock

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting behind closed doors with Northern governors at the Council Chamber, Presidential Villa, Abuja. President Buhari...

Mon May 27th, 2019     Read More →

No NASS member earns jumbo pay – Lawan

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By Soni Daniel Senate Presidency aspirant, Senator Ahmed Lawan, has defended the N13.5 million monthly salary being paid to each of the 109 senators in the country, saying that the major component...

Sun May 26th, 2019     Read More →

Security in Tatters: Govt ignored warning banditry, kidnapping, killings would escalate, spread to Katsina, Kaduna, Sokoto – Researcher

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•Narrates how fight against bandits snowballed into bloody farmers/herders conflict •‘Third force’ brutal intervention •Says Sani Yerima’s seizure of the Fulani...

Sun May 26th, 2019     Read More →

As May 29 beckons: A game plan for President Buhari

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By Dr Ugoji Egbujo Mr president, it’s the second leg. The gods are on your side. Your fans are no longer expecting a miracle. And they now know it’s not 1984. And they...

Sat May 25th, 2019     Read More →

2019 Poll: S-Court knocks APC, sacks Zamfara Gov-elect, declares PDP winner

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Anka, expressed concern over the verdict, which handed over the government to PDP, as according to him, the party has no popularity. Court Supreme Court sacks Zamfara gov-elect, awards N10m cost...

Sat May 25th, 2019     Read More →