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Convention: PDP will not fail followers

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Sokoto – A former governor of Sokoto State, Alhaji Atahiru Bafarawa, said the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) would not afford to fail its numerous followers at the Dec. 9 national...

Sun Nov 26th, 2017     Read More →

Agonies of victims: I lost my baby, husband to fistula – Alice 

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Long years of misconception that Obstetric Fistula is restricted to the northern part of the country significantly affected the intervention of a condition that renders victims helpless. Alice But...

Sun Nov 26th, 2017     Read More →

NYSC to partner LGAs in Zamfara on agric, economic devt — State coordinator

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The National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) in Zamfara says it will work closely with local government councils in the state to promote economic development through agriculture. The state’s...

Sat Nov 25th, 2017     Read More →

Zamfara gets new Police Commissioner

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The newly appointed Police Commissioner of Zamfara, Mr Kenneth Ebrimson has assumed duty. Ebrimson,was formerly from the special duties of the force headquarters and he replaced the former...

Sat Nov 25th, 2017     Read More →

Restructuring Nigeria is inevitable – Ekweremadu

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Deputy President of the Senate, Sen. Ike Ekweremadu, says restructuring Nigeria is inevitable for all-inclusive advantages it will confer on federating units and enhancement of national...

Fri Nov 24th, 2017     Read More →

N-Power begins physical verification of 300,000 volunteers Dec. 4

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The 300,000 candidates pre-selected under the Federal Government’s N-Power Scheme will undergo its physical verification phase from Dec. 4 to Dec. 14 in the 774 local government areas of the...

Fri Nov 24th, 2017     Read More →

N-Power begins physical verification of 300,000 volunteers on Dec. 4

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Abuja – The 300,000 candidates pre-selected under the Federal Government’s N-Power Scheme will undergo its physical verification phase from Dec. 4 to Dec. 14 in the 774 local...

Fri Nov 24th, 2017     Read More →

Read Nigerian Senate’s proceedings of Thursday 23rd November, 2017

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Below is the Nigerian Senate’s proceeding of Thursday 23rd November, 2017. Welcome to a new Legislative Day in the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Senate President Bukola Saraki...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Gov Yari, Senate frustrate Buhari’s REC nominee for Zamfara

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- STRONG indication emerged Thursday that the alleged role of governor Abdul’aziz Abubakar Yari of Zamfara State must have prompted the Senate to reject the nomination of...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

2019: INEC seeks religious leaders support

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has called on religious leaders in Zamfara to mobilise support for the commission’s activities ahead of the 2019 general elections. The...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

States and unclaimed UBEC funds

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IT is a major symptom of the rot in the quality of leadership in the country that many states have failed to provide the counterpart funds required to collect their shares of the Universal Basic...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Buhari orders military crackdown on bandits in Zamfara

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-Approves establishment of battalion -Castle rustling has stayed for decade–Yari By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA-PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has given a marching order to the military to...

Wed Nov 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Nigeria loses $9bn in 2-yrs on illegal mining-FG

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ABUJA-THE Federal Government yesterday lamented that the country lost about $9billion in two years on illegal mining particularly on gold exportation. Consequently, the Federal Executive Council,...

Wed Nov 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Buhari approves new measures to check terrorist activities

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President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the request of the Minister of Defence, Brig-Gen. Mansur Dan Ali (rtd) for the stationing of a full battalion of Special Forces in Zamfara to check...

Wed Nov 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Zamfara Menace: This is beyond police; FG should deploy Army – Sen. Yerima

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The Senator representing Zamfara west constituency, Sen. Sani Yerima on Wednesday lamented on the menace happening in the state cum the inability of Nigerian Police to curb threats in the state,...

Wed Nov 22nd, 2017     Read More →