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Jigawa Pension System best in Nigeria, says Zamfara HoS

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By Aliyu Dangida Jigawa State and Local Governments Pension Scheme has been described as the best Pension Scheme in the country. pension Zamfara State Head of Service, HoS, Alhaji Mujitapha...

Tue Jul 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Anti-grazing law not cause of crisis – Ortom

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Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has denied claims that the Anti-Open Grazing Law was responsible for the herders’ crisis in state. Gov Samuel Ortom The governor reacted to the claims on...

Tue Jul 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Plateau killings: FG planning to incarcerate me —Jang

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By Dapo Akinrefon & Marie-Therese Nanlong. ..We’re not aware — FG Jos—Former governor of Plateau State, Jonah Jang, has said attempts to link him to criminal activities,...

Tue Jul 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Herdsmen, B’Haram killed 1,750 Christians in first six months of 2018—Intersociety

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Herdsmen on rampage By Dennis Agbo & Chimaobi Nwaiwu THE International Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law, Intersociety, yesterday alleged that killer herdsmen and Boko Haram...

Tue Jul 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Reinventing our Federation: Restructuring or Re-Engineering?

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When everything is considered, the ultimate guarantee of a successful federation rests in the hearts and minds of the citizens. In the words of the American statesman John Quincy Adams, “the...

Tue Jul 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Unidentified corpses: 3 suspects in police net in Zamfara

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The Police Command in Zamfara said it had arrested three suspects in connection with the 23 unidentified corpses found in Boko Community, Zurmi Local Government Area of the state. The Police...

Mon Jul 2nd, 2018     Read More →

At this point, there is need to appreciate that some progress has been made in education – Lai Mohammed

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Gusau – The Girls for Girls (G4G) initiative of the United Nations Children Education Fund (UNICEF) is a new approach adopted to address poor school enrollment of girl child in the Northern...

Mon Jul 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Rising killings : Ekweremadu to sponsor bill on state police

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- DEPUTY Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, Sunday said that he has concluded arrangements to sponsor a bill that would decentralise nation’s policing...

Sun Jul 1st, 2018     Read More →

PLATEAU MASSACRE: Our story, by Miyetti Allah

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•We now have a lead on killings – Istifanus Dung Gyan, lawmaker representing attacked villages •MACABAN responding to pressure – Afenifere spokesperson By Olalekan...

Sun Jul 1st, 2018     Read More →

NIGERIA KILLINGS ECHO ABROAD: Herdsmen, Boko Haram threaten Nigeria’s future — UK parliamentarians 

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Killings, suspected to have been carried out in some parts of Nigeria by herdsmen alleged to be of Fulani extraction, and Boko Haram echoed in the United Kingdom (UK) as the country’s House...

Sun Jul 1st, 2018     Read More →

Name those responsible for killings, Nigerians tell presidency

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•Blaming politicians, others unfair —ABC Nwosu •Buhari not speaking the truth —Dan-Musa •Govt has not shown seriousness — Tanko Yakassai •Killings sponsored,...

Sat Jun 30th, 2018     Read More →

Killings: Buhari orders military operation for Zamfara, Kaduna

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By Kingsley Omonobi THE Ministry of Defence on Friday disclosed that following the continued killings of innocent citizens by armed bandits and herdsmen in Zamfara State and Kaduna State,...

Sat Jun 30th, 2018     Read More →

Plateau/Taraba/Benue: Killings sponsored by local, foreign collaborators to destroy our unity – Buratai

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THE Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Yusuf Buratai has declared that the present killings and blood-letting being experienced in several parts of the country particularly in states of...

Sat Jun 30th, 2018     Read More →

Govs visit Plateau, task security agents on insecurity

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THE Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF yesterday visited Plateau State to commiserate with the State governor, Mr. Simon Lalong and the people of the state over the recent killings which claimed more...

Sat Jun 30th, 2018     Read More →

Nigerian Army Day:  Buratai highlights troops’ commitment to nation’s sovereignty

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Ahead of this year’s Nigerian Army Day celebration, the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen Tukur Buratai, has given a detailed account on the activities of the army on its 155 years existence in...

Fri Jun 29th, 2018     Read More →