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Troops eliminate arms supplier, 4 bandits in North West

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Troops of Operation Hadarin Daji have eliminated a notorious arms trafficker known as Abubakar Haruna and four bandits in different operations in the North West conducted between Oct. 15 and Oct....

Thu Oct 22nd, 2020     Read More →

20 killed by 'bandits' in Zamfara

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Gunmen stormed a village in northwest Nigeria killing 20 people in the latest attack by criminal gangs in the violence-wracked region, police said Wednesday. A gang of motorcycle-riding gunmen...

Thu Oct 22nd, 2020     Read More →

CBN/RIFAN working toward crashing price of rice: official

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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN), disturbed by the increase in price of rice, have concluded plans to crash the price in all markets across the...

Wed Oct 21st, 2020     Read More →

Niger Delta youth give FG seven-day ultimatum on resource control

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Niger Delta youths under the aegis of the Young Democratic Movement (YDM) and South-South Youth Assembly (SSYA) have listed five demands and gave the Federal Government a seven-day ultimatum over...

Wed Oct 21st, 2020     Read More →

1999 Constitution remains a fraud and should be revoked, says Nwakaeti

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Nwakaeti Mr. Lawrence Nwakaeti is an Imo State based legal practitioner and human rights activist. He is former Chairman, Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Owerri branch. He was also a member,...

Tue Oct 20th, 2020     Read More →

Zamfara APC congress: Marafa faction heads to Supreme Court

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Sen. Kabiru Marafa faction of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara, said it would go to Supreme Court for the interpretation of Sokoto Appeal Court Judgement on the APC congresses in the...

Mon Oct 19th, 2020     Read More →

Group, northern youths want leaders to broker peace in FG, ASUU face-off

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Irked by the face-off between the Federal Government and Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), the National Professional Group and Northern Youths Frontiers have urged leaders in the...

Mon Oct 19th, 2020     Read More →

DHQ hails troops for dominating terrorists

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The Defence Headquarters has lauded troops of the Operation Lafiya Dole for their continued dominance of the terrorists in the North East, leading to a reduction in their activities. The...

Thu Oct 15th, 2020     Read More →

Northwest youths join calls for reform of the Nigerian Police

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A coalition of youths from Kebbi, Zamfara and Sokoto states have canvassed need the holistic reformation of the Nigerian Police saying the security outfit needs improved funding and reforms that...

Thu Oct 15th, 2020     Read More →

New twists in anti-SARS protests

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Nationwide protests against brutality by men of the proscribed Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) entered its sixth day yesterday with new twists and turns. In Abuja, many of the...

Thu Oct 15th, 2020     Read More →

‘Households use Internet more than schools, research institutions’

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PHOTO: NCC•FTTH gets traction as subscriptions hit 691 Statistics from the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), have revealed low usage of the Internet by governments, non-governmental...

Wed Oct 14th, 2020     Read More →

Gold in Zamfara belongs to FG, says minister

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The Federal Government said it would provide an enabling environment for gold mining activities so that Nigeria’s refinery can go into full production to deliver its product by the first...

Tue Oct 13th, 2020     Read More →

Zamfara PDP Chairman dies in Germany

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Alhaji Ibrahim Mallaha, Chairman of Zamfara chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has died on Sunday in Germany. This was confirmed to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Gusau on Monday by...

Mon Oct 12th, 2020     Read More →

Operation Sahel Sanity: Troops step up operation, eliminate more bandits in NW

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The Defence Headquarters says troops of Operation Sahel Sanity have stepped up operation, pushed into the inaccessible terrains and eliminated more bandits in the North West. The Acting Director,...

Sun Oct 11th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria records zero COVID-19-related deaths in 5 days, NCDC says

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Nigeria recorded zero COVID-19-related deaths in fice days, as 103 new infections were recorded. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made this known on its official twitter handle on...

Fri Oct 9th, 2020     Read More →