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Kaduna to host volleyball coaches training – official

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The North West Zonal Office of Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports is organising a four-day coaching course in Kaduna to be sponsored by the President of Nigeria Volleyball Federation (NVBF), Mr...

Sat Apr 21st, 2018     Read More →

Ekiti 2018: Fayose’s endorsement of Eleka in perspective

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Ekiti State governor and chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors’ Forum, Ayodele Fayose was last week in the news for reasons not exactly noble or totally unreasonable....

Sat Apr 21st, 2018     Read More →

At least 27 killed in gang violence in Zamfara

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A fresh outbreak of gang violence in northern Nigeria has left at least 27 people dead, locals told AFP on Friday, highlighting the volatile security situation in West Africa’s largest...

Fri Apr 20th, 2018     Read More →

It’s Politicking time For Nigerian Senators Again!

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Customarily, the atmosphere is adequately charged in anticipation of the 2019 general elections. The heat in the polity has intensified and hit many politicians in Nigeria very badly, with...

Fri Apr 20th, 2018     Read More →

NUJ Democracy Dividend tour kicks-off in Zamfara

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By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA – The Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, has said its democracy dividend tour of the 36 states of the federation will commence in Zamfara on Friday. A terse...

Fri Apr 20th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Herdsmen/Farmer clashes: Over 257 killed this year – SGF

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Over Two hundred fifty seven persons were reportedly killed following the incessant clashes between the herdsmen and farmers, so far this year, the Secretary to the...

Thu Apr 19th, 2018     Read More →

The Archbishop of Canterbury, President Buhari by Femi Fani Kayode

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When President Muhammadu Buhari arrived in the United Kingdom in preparation for the Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting, Archbishop Justin Welby, the Archbishop of Cantetbury and the...

Thu Apr 19th, 2018     Read More →

Bill on sequence of elections suffers set back in Senate

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA-THERE was sharp division among senators on Wednesday over moves to reorder sequence of the 2019 general elections after Presidential veto on the earlier one proposed by the...

Thu Apr 19th, 2018     Read More →

Reps drop change of electoral sequence bill

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By Henry Umoru & Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA—House of Representatives, yesterday, dropped the change of electoral sequence bill sponsored by Edward Gyang Pwajok from Plateau State and...

Thu Apr 19th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: APC releases time table for National Convention, Congresses

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The All Progressives Congress APC has released a time table for its National Convention and Congresses. APC NCW and Governors : From right, Chairman Progressives...

Wed Apr 18th, 2018     Read More →

FG back-pedals, to adopt ranching to end herders, farmers clashes

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By Chris Ochayi ABUJA – The Federal Government, said, Wednesday that it is focusing on establishment of cattle ranching as solution to the protracted clashes between the herdsmen and...

Wed Apr 18th, 2018     Read More →

Update : Omo- Agege’s thugs storm Senate Chamber, run away with the Mace

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Slug: Breaking: *** As Senate gets another mace, resumes plenary *** This Senate will not be intimidated, Ekweremadu By Henry Umoru ABUJA- THUGS Wednesday morning stormed the Senate, caused...

Wed Apr 18th, 2018     Read More →

Killings by bandits, armed herdsmen ‘very disturbing’, I ‘ll hold prayer session – Yari

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Zamfara Government says it will hold special prayer sessions to seek Allah’s intervention in the current security challenges bedevilling the state. Zamfara State Governor, Alhaji...

Tue Apr 17th, 2018     Read More →

Rep scores Buhari low on security, economy

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By Gabriel Enogholase BENIN—THE member, representing Oredo Federal Constituency of Edo State in the National Assembly, Mr Omoregie Ogbeide-Ihama, has scored the administration of President...

Tue Apr 17th, 2018     Read More →

APC Tenure Elongation Dispute: We’ll remain neutral, INEC tells Court

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….as court fixes May 14 for judgment By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Monday, said it would remain neutral in the suit seeking to...

Mon Apr 16th, 2018     Read More →