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Grade ‘A’ university cut-off marks: OAU, UNN 41 others lead with 180-200 – Investigations

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…Bauchi University, 166 Tertiary Institutions in Grade ‘C’ with Lowest cut-off of 100-145 The Obafemi Awolowo University(OAU) Ile-Ife in Osun state, South West Nigeria and the...

Mon Sep 11th, 2017     Read More →

Operation Python Dance a Jihad on Biafra land –IPOB

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By Vincent Ujumadu Awka- THE Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Sunday, reacted to the decision of the Nigerian Army to set up another military exercise in the South East code named...

Sun Sep 10th, 2017     Read More →

PCNI, VSF spends N6bn in NE interventions – official

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Michika (Adamawa) – The Vice Chairman of the Presidential Committee on North East Initiative (PCNI), Alhaji Tijjani Tumsah, says over N6 billion has been spent by the PCNI and Victim Support...

Sun Sep 10th, 2017     Read More →

Terrorism: DSS foils ISWA plot to bomb Abuja, 6 states

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By Soni Daniel Abuja – The Department of Security Service has foiled a major plot by the Islamic State of West Africa to bomb Abuja and six states in the Northern part of Nigeria and cause...

Sat Sep 9th, 2017     Read More →

What Buhari told Aisha Alhassan about his fears of Glásnost and Perestróĭka – Reno

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It is no longer news that President Muhammadu Buhari’s minister for women affairs, Aisha Alhassan has publicly ditched him and hitched unto the advocate of restructuring, Atiku Abubakar. As...

Fri Sep 8th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari, APC’s dumping of Atiku party affair – Abdullahi

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It’s party affair —Presidency Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has alleged that after helping the All Progressives Congress, APC, attain power in 2015, he was sidelined by...

Fri Sep 8th, 2017     Read More →

Paris Club refund: 68% of states heed FG’s advice – Survey

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Majority of the state across the federation, have utilised the second tranche of the Paris Club refund they received to clear the arrears of their serving and retired workers’...

Wed Sep 6th, 2017     Read More →

Hajj 2017: Death toll rises to 14

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By Ishola Balogun & Kazeem Ategbeshe Saudi Arabia—The number of Nigerian pilgrims who died during this year’s hajj has risen to 14, the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON,...

Wed Sep 6th, 2017     Read More →

Restructuring, wicked problems and the cunning of reason

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By Obadiah Mailafia I BELIEVE it’s vital that we deconstruct the whole debate on restructuring in order to get our bearings across the wild spectrum of cacophonous bedlam. Restructuring...

Tue Sep 5th, 2017     Read More →

‘We can treat spinal cord injuries in N-East’

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By Suzan Edeh Bauchi—THE Chief Medical Director, Bauchi Specialist Hospital, Dr. Ya’a Sulaiman, has declared that patients of spinal cord and brain injuries in the North-East need not...

Wed Aug 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Mine kills two livestock traders in Yobe

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Two livestock traders were killed and three seriously injured after triggering a mine as they fled an ambush by jihadists in northeast Nigeria, a militia fighting the group said Monday. The men...

Mon Aug 21st, 2017     Read More →

Presidential address: CSOs advocates dialogue in addressing national issues

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The Borno chapter of the Network of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs), has advocated for carrot and stick approach in the counter-insurgency campaign in the North-East. Buhari Chairman of the...

Mon Aug 21st, 2017     Read More →

We must support Buhari in his drive to promote unity, peaceful coexistence – Sadik

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Maiduguri – The Borno chapter of the Network of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs), has advocated for carrot and stick approach in the counter-insurgency campaign in the...

Mon Aug 21st, 2017     Read More →

Flood sacks over 100 families in Yobe

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Over 100 people in Jajimaji, Karasuwa Local Government Area of Yobe, have been rendered homeless by flood that took over the area after a heavy down pour, newsmen report. “The flood was...

Sun Aug 20th, 2017     Read More →

Boko Haram Vs The Nigerian State: Terror war on crutches

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Those who ignorantly thought the problem was for the Jonathan administration alone are the same ones now making lame excuses for why the BHTs have gone gaga. But this appears just to be the...

Sun Aug 20th, 2017     Read More →