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Operation “Harbin Kunama ll” to commence in Zamfara in December – Minister

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The Minister of Defence,Mansur Dan-Ali, has said that a military joint patrol tagged: “Operation Harbin Kunama II” will commence in Zamfara in December to completely wipe out...

Mon Nov 6th, 2017     Read More →

Gov. Yari lauds FG over security operations in Zamfara

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Gov. Abdul’aziz Yari of Zamfara has commended the Federal Government, under the leadership of President Muhammad Buhari, over its support to tackle insecurity situation in the state. Yari...

Sun Nov 5th, 2017     Read More →

Spending of N388.304bn London Paris Club Loan refunds by 35 states confidential, FG tells Court

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The Federal Government has told the Federal High Court in Lagos that the record of spending of N388.304billion London Paris Club Loan refunds by 35 states released to the states by Federal...

Sun Nov 5th, 2017     Read More →

Childhood diseases: Bridging the routine immunisation gap in Nigeria

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By Chioma Obinna With the commissioning of a N3.8 billion European Union – Support to Immunization Governance in Nigeria (EU-SIGN) in 23 states of the federation and the Federal Capital...

Sun Nov 5th, 2017     Read More →

Still hoping to ‘collect’ change? Not with these lots

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This is the third week in a row that I shall be writing on Nigeria in this column. This is no big deal as my patriotism has overwhelmed me and not allowed the thoughts of abandoning my dear...

Sun Nov 5th, 2017     Read More →

Zamfara spends N500m on emir of Gusau new palace

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Zamfara Governor Abdul’aziz Yari on Saturday inspected the palace of Emir of Gusau being executed at a cost of N505 million by the state government.Acting President Yemi Osinbajo at the...

Sat Nov 4th, 2017     Read More →

2019: Why APC NEC ‘Shut Down’ Buhari’s Endorsement

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President Muhammadu Buhari is still consulting with major stakeholders before taking a decision as to whether to stand for a re-election in 2019, Saturday Vanguard has learned. This decision was...

Sat Nov 4th, 2017     Read More →

APC NEC: A Postponement of the ‘Evil’ Day?

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After series of postponements, the ruling All Progressives Congress APC finally held a meeting of its National Caucus and the National Executive Committee between October 30 and 31, but the...

Sat Nov 4th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari begins tour on South East states soon to show his presence

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President Muhammadu Buhari is to embark on tour of South East states beginning with Ebonyi to improve the relationship between the region and the All Progressives Congress-led Federal...

Fri Nov 3rd, 2017     Read More →

2019: Why APC govs want automatic ticket for Buhari

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Deputy Political Editor & Johnbosco Agbakwuru ALTHOUGH the National Executive Committee, NEC, of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has deferred an “informal...

Fri Nov 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Maina: HoS, Kyari in verbal tango at FEC

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•Buhari swears in Mustapha as SGF •FG authorises AGF to recover $321m Abacha loot from Switzerland •FEC approves N226m to tackle birds, pests from Niger Republic •Raises alarm...

Thu Nov 2nd, 2017     Read More →

Read Nigerian Senate’s proceedings of Wednesday 1st November, 2017

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Below is the Nigerian Senate’s proceedings of Wednesday 1st November 2017. Welcome to a new Legislative Day in the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. NASS Deputy Senate President,...

Wed Nov 1st, 2017     Read More →

FG approves N40bn for resuscitation of Kontagora Dam, N226m for Pest Control

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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved N40.2 billion for the resuscitation and completion of Kontagora/Auna Dam and Irrigation project in Niger as well as N226 million for pests...

Wed Nov 1st, 2017     Read More →

Customs generates N829.5m in 6 months in Sokoto

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The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) Command in Sokoto, Kebbi and Zamfara says it has generated N829.5 million between May and October. The command’s Comptroller, Mr Nasiru Ahmad, who said...

Wed Nov 1st, 2017     Read More →

2019: APC govs back automatic ticket for Buhari

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Dapo Akinrefon, Charles Kumolu, Johnbosco Agbakwuru & Omeiza Ajayi .President to appoint new ministers, others soon •He has not done enough — Junaid...

Wed Nov 1st, 2017     Read More →