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Zamfara LGs reject Matawalle’s N5m monthly allocation

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By Nasir Danfulani Chairmen in 14 local government areas of Zamfara State have rejected the N5 million allocated to them from the share of federal allocation by Governor Bello Matawalle. Dr...

Tue Jul 9th, 2019     Read More →

Banditry down by over 90 percent in Zamfara – CP

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The Zamfara State Commissioner of Police, Mr Usman Nagogo, has said that armed bandits’ activities have reduced by about 98 per cent following ongoing Peace and Reconciliation Initiative in...

Mon Jul 8th, 2019     Read More →

Troops neutralise one bandit, rescue 13 kidnap victims in Kaduna

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Troops of 1 Division Nigeria Army under exercise HARBIN KUNAMA III, have neutralised one bandit and rescued 13 kidnapped victims in Kuyelo community in Birnin Gawri Local Government Area of Kaduna...

Mon Jul 8th, 2019     Read More →

Gunmen shouting “Allahu Akbar” six villagers in Katsina: police

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Katsina gunmen: Gunmen shouting “Allahu Akbar” raided three villages in northern Nigeria’s Katsina state, killing six people, a police spokesman said Monday. The black-clad...

Mon Jul 8th, 2019     Read More →

11 abductees regain freedom in Zamfara

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Eleven abductees including three children, have regained their freedom in Zamfara. The children whom are aged between one and seven years have, alongside five men and three women, been handed over...

Mon Jul 8th, 2019     Read More →

NAF jets destroy more ISWAP structures, kill many terrorists

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The Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation Lafiya Dole has destroyed additional terrorists’ structures and killed some Islamic State of West Africa Province ( ISWAP ) fighters at Bakassi on the...

Sun Jul 7th, 2019     Read More →

Shinkafi (Marafan Sokoto) within the context of current security challenges

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By Abubakar Musa Shinkafi Baba Marafa left us on the July 6th, 2016, making this my third personal tribute in what has so far been the longest and toughest three years of our lives in all aspects....

Sun Jul 7th, 2019     Read More →

Our people are under siege — Gov Akeredolu

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Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State says the people of the South-West are under siege. The Chairman of South-West Governors’ Forum spoke at the zonal security summit held in Ibadan, Oyo...

Sun Jul 7th, 2019     Read More →

DIRECT ALLOCATION:  Hurdles before local councils

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•Undemocratic LGs to know fate Monday •Governors carried out civilian coup against councils – Agbakoba •12 states yet to conduct council polls By Clifford Ndujihe FIVE weeks...

Sat Jul 6th, 2019     Read More →

REVEALED: How plan to fleece govt bungled Ruga

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Contract sums heavily overpriced Sola panels were to cost millions of Naira, borehole N20m each Officials in haste to execute Ruga projects, fail to carry out consultations Emma Ujah, Abuja Bureau...

Sat Jul 6th, 2019     Read More →

Anambra, Rivers states get new Police Commissioners

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By Kingsley Omonobi Abuja – The Inspector General of Police, IGP Mohammed Adamu has ordered the immediate posting and redeployment of Commissioners of Police in charge of Anambra and Rivers...

Fri Jul 5th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari orders immediate reinforcement of security in Katsina

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the immediate reinforcement of security architecture in Katsina state following Wednesday attacks by unidentified armed men. ...

Fri Jul 5th, 2019     Read More →

Osun S’Court judgment: Your reaction is ridiculous, conical Presidency tells Atiku

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru The Presidency on Friday described the reaction of former Vice President and Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar in the...

Fri Jul 5th, 2019     Read More →

Police announce release of 25 Fulani herders illegally detained by local vigilantes in Zamfara

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The Zamfara Police Command has facilitated the release of 25 fulani herders illegally held by local vigilantes in Dansadau Emirate, Maru Local Government area of the state. The release of the...

Fri Jul 5th, 2019     Read More →

What the weather will be like on Friday -NiMet

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Abuja – Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted more influx of moisture into the country for Friday. NiMet NiMet`s “Weather Outlook“ on Thursday in Abuja predicted...

Thu Jul 4th, 2019     Read More →