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Armed bandits kill 23, torch homes, villages in Zamfara

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Cattle thieves have killed 23 people in northern Nigeria’s Zamfara state which has been battling cattle rustling and kidnapping in recent months, a local government official said late...

Sun Jun 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Breaking : Another 15 killed by bandits in Zamfara

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Gusau – Barely one week after the killing of 26 people in a community in Zamfara, gunmen have again hit another village in the state, killing 15 people. The Public Relations Officer of the...

Sat Jun 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Expert urges more commitment to tackle HIV/AIDS

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Dr Olawale Fadare, the Senior Technical Advisor, Outcomes and Evaluation, Caritas Nigeria, an NGO, has called for more commitment among Nigerians in order to tackle the spread of HIV/AIDS in the...

Fri Jun 1st, 2018     Read More →

Police averts attack on Zamfara community,

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Zamfara State Police Command says it has averted an attempt by unknown gunmen to attack Dokolo village in Tsafe Local Government Area of the state on Thursday. The command’s Deputy...

Fri Jun 1st, 2018     Read More →

Osinbajo: Troubleshooting in no man’s land

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By By Chukwudi Enekwechi The security challenges in some parts of the country continues to be a source of concern to all Nigerians, as it should well be. The Buhari/Osinbajo administration is...

Fri Jun 1st, 2018     Read More →

2019: Drop your Presidential ambition for now, Buhari begs youths

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Signs ‘Not too young to run bill” bill into law …Expresses surprise over non reduction of age limits for senators, govs ….Says youths Nigeria’s greatest...

Thu May 31st, 2018     Read More →

Falana to Governors: Don’t expect Buhari to police your states

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Human rights lawyer and senior advocate of Nigeria, Mr. Femi Falana on Wednesday told governors of the 36 states of the federation not to expect President Muhammadu Buhari to help them maintain...

Wed May 30th, 2018     Read More →

Atiku, Catholic bishops, Afenifere, Ohanaeze fault Buhari’s vow to deal with killer-herdsmen

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Buhari not responsible for Benue killings — Ortom By Emeka Mamah, Charles Kumolu, Johnbosco Agbakwuru, Peter Duru & Luminous Jannamike ABUJA—President Muhammadu Buhari Democracy...

Wed May 30th, 2018     Read More →

That Catholic Church protest and Implications for Buhari’s presidency

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On Tuesday, May 22, 2018, the Catholic Church for the very first time in her history in Nigeria took to the streets in a nationwide peaceful protest against the incessant killing of Nigerians by a...

Tue May 29th, 2018     Read More →

#DemocracyDay : PDP blasts Buhari, says speech full of false claims

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the Democracy Day address by President Muhammadu Buhari as uninspiring, hollow, and full of self-praise and false...

Tue May 29th, 2018     Read More →

National Day of Mourning: Stop these killings, Nigerians beg Buhari

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By Josephine Agbonkhese One of Lagos State’s busiest roundabouts, Allen Roundabout, a 2.9km distance from the state secretariat, came to a standstill, yesterday, when over 300 men, women and...

Tue May 29th, 2018     Read More →

Wake up, Nigeria is dying: A reply to my Fulani friends (2)

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By Obadiah Mailafia TODAY concludes the piece I wrote in this Column last week in response to one Abdullah Musa Abdullah who accused me of being a hate-monger. His confused and unlettered...

Tue May 29th, 2018     Read More →

This democracy has impoverished Nigerians — Na’Abba

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The whole purpose of democratic rule is to empower the people. This democracy that we have today has not empowered our people. In fact, it has impoverished them. With the possible exception of a...

Tue May 29th, 2018     Read More →

N23bn poll cash lands former Zamfara gov, 3 others in court

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By Soni Daniel Gusau—The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Monday, arraigned a former governor of Zamfara State, Mahmud Shinkafi, alongside three others before Justice Fatima...

Mon May 28th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari has kept his social contract with Nigerian people – Lai Mohammed

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By Emmanuel Elebeke ABUJA – The minister of Information and Culture, Alh. Lai Mohammed has said that the administration of President Mohammadu Buhari has kept its social contract with the...

Mon May 28th, 2018     Read More →