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Buhari’s achievements in agricultural sector listed

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The anti-corruption drive of Mr. President Muhammdu Buhari put to a halt the exogenous leakages in the Agricultural sector to encourage, empower, and enhance the locally made farm produce thereby...

Sat Dec 1st, 2018     Read More →

NSCDC arrests 5 hawkers of SIM cards

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The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Kwara has arrested five suspects for allegedly hawking SIM cards and registering patrons without being accredited to do so. NSCDC The NSCDC...

Sat Dec 1st, 2018     Read More →

Armed group emerges in Sokoto, takes over LGA, arrests herdsmen, taxes households

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By Gabriel Enogholease & Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu A suspected terrorist group carrying sophisticated weapons is currently in control of Tangaza Local Government Area of Sokoto State, applying...

Sat Dec 1st, 2018     Read More →

Emotions as Yvonne Chaka Chaka, 2Face, Osibisa leader light up stage

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By Benjamin Njoku Although the show was scheduled to commence at 7.30 p.m. after a three-hour red carpet session, it didn’t until almost 9.00 p.m and even at that the guests were not...

Fri Nov 30th, 2018     Read More →

There is plot to Islamize Nigeria, says Most Revd. Anagbe

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By Peter Duru, Makurdi The Catholic Bishop of Makurdi Dioceses, Most Revd. Wilfred Anagbe, has raised concern that there is an orchestrated plan to Islamize Nigeria insisting that the killings in...

Fri Nov 30th, 2018     Read More →

Police kill 104 bandits in Zamfara, destroy 50 hideouts

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The Nigeria Police Force said it has killed 104 armed bandits during an attack on Mahanga forest in Birnin Mogaji Local Government Area of Zamfara State. Police Metele attack: Air Force bombs...

Fri Nov 30th, 2018     Read More →

Photos: Police parade 59 suspected kidnappers, armed robbers

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The Nigeria Police on Thursday paraded fifty-nine (59) kidnapping, armed robbery and cattle rustling gangs including those responsible for the kidnap and murder of Vice Chairman of Abaji area...

Fri Nov 30th, 2018     Read More →

Wike to Nigerian Army: You are now a political weapon against defenceless Nigerians

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Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that the Nigerian Army has been transformed into a political weapon that has abandoned her security responsibilities. He stated that the...

Thu Nov 29th, 2018     Read More →

Gov. Bagudu approves N400m for indigenous students in tertiary institutions

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Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi has approved over N400 million for the payment of 2017/2018 registration fees for indigenous students of the state in various tertiary institutions across the...

Thu Nov 29th, 2018     Read More →

Alleged N177bn NPA scam tears senators apart

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—Senators were, yesterday, divided over the alleged non-remittance of N177 billion operational surplus made by Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA, into the consolidated...

Thu Nov 29th, 2018     Read More →

Dangote: Concrete pavement as viable alternative to bad roads

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Nigerian roads are experiencing better lease of life, through the introduction of concrete pavement by Dangote Industries Limited in road construction projects. This same innovative material is to...

Thu Nov 29th, 2018     Read More →

Zamfara loses 5 pilgrims in Saudi Arabia

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Zamfara State Hajj Commission on Wednesday said it lost five of its pilgrims during the 2018 Hajj exercise in Saudi Arabia. Nostalgic pilgrims urge NAHCON to hasten their return The...

Wed Nov 28th, 2018     Read More →

Money laundering: SUBEB boss, Jengebe, bags 41-year jail term

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – The Court of Appeal sitting in Sokoto State has sentenced the Chairman of the Zamfara State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), Murtala Adamu Jengebe to a...

Wed Nov 28th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: FG slashes JAMB, NECO exams fees

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…Approves N14.7 bn new ECOWAS travel certificates By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Federal Government on Wednesday announced drastic reduction in the cost of the Joint Admission and...

Wed Nov 28th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari to visit troops fighting Boko Haram

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Nigeria’s Muhammadu Buhari will visit troops on the frontlines of the Boko Haram conflict on Wednesday and is to dispatch his defence minister to Chad following a jump in attacks. The...

Tue Nov 27th, 2018     Read More →