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Osun Poll: Ganduje heads APC campaign committee

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Monday reaffirmed its commitment to transparent elections in the country on the basis of one-man, one-vote. National Chairman of the party, Mr Adams...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

Lagos has highest foreign debt portfolio – DMO

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Lagos State, the commercial nerve-center of Nigeria, has retained its position as the state with the highest foreign debt in the country, with a foreign debt put at 1.45 billion dollars as at June...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

Lagos retains highest foreign debt portfolio, says DMO

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Akinwunmi Ambode Lagos State, the commercial nerve-center of Nigeria, has retained its position as the state with the highest foreign debt in the country, with a foreign debt put at 1.45 billion...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

Insecurity: FG’s fact-finding mission goes to Zamfara

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By Victoria Ojeme ABUJA—The Institute of Peace and Conflict Resolution, IPCR, plans to deploy a team of researchers to Zamfara State to ascertain the current causes and dynamics of the...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

Work-free day in Zamfara for PVC

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The Zamfara Government has reduce work hours beginning from Wednesday and declared Friday as work-free day to enable eligible voters obtain their Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs). Zamfara State...

Tue Aug 28th, 2018     Read More →

Insecurity: FG to send fact-finding mission to Zamfara

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The Institute of Peace and Conflict Resolution (IPCR) says it will deploy a team of researchers to Zamfara State to ascertain the causes and dynamics of the conflicts in the area. The Acting...

Mon Aug 27th, 2018     Read More →

Army division seeks media support in Zamfara

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The newly-established 8 Division of the Nigerian Army, Gusau, has solicited for a cordial working relationship with media practitioners in Zamfara. The first Commanding Officer of the division,...

Mon Aug 27th, 2018     Read More →

Troops kill 3 Boko Haram terrorists on looting spree

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA-THREE members of Boko Haram fighters on a looting spree in Kalamari Village, about 30 Kilometres to Kukawa town of Borno State, met their waterloo yesterday, when troops of...

Mon Aug 27th, 2018     Read More →

30 Years of Nomadic Education: Any impact?

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When it was established 30 years ago, the National Commission for Nomadic Education (NCNE), was expected to cater for the educational needs of the socially excluded, educational disadvantaged and...

Mon Aug 27th, 2018     Read More →

We’re worried over security in North East- FG

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…As Buhari directs Security Heads to step up operations R-L; President Muhammadu Buhari, SGF Mr Boss Mustapha, NSA Major General Babagana Munguno as President departs to Home Daura for...

Mon Aug 20th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria on brink of self destruction over bad governance —Briggs

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…urges international community to intervene By Egufe Yafugborhi PORT HAR-COURT— JUSTICE and equity advocate, Annkio Briggs, has called on the international community to rescue Nigeria...

Mon Aug 20th, 2018     Read More →

‘3,000 have died in Zamfara attacks’

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The ongoing banditry in Zamfara State has claimed over 3,000 lives in the past few years, an official has said. Secretary to the Government of Zamfara State, Abdullahi Shinkafi, made the...

Mon Aug 20th, 2018     Read More →

Zamfara banditry claims 3,000 lives, gulps N17bn, says SSG

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The ongoing banditry in Zamfara has claimed over 3,000 lives with the State Government spending some N17 billion in the past seven years on fighting the problem. The Secretary to the Government of...

Sun Aug 19th, 2018     Read More →

Air Force hits bandits in Zamfara

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The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has killed many bandits in a coordinated strike at some of the hideouts, especially in Shamashale village and Rugu forest in Zamfara. Jet Air Task Force of “...

Sun Aug 19th, 2018     Read More →

NAF degrades bandits’ hideouts in Zamfara

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The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says the Air Task Force of “ Operation Diran Mikiya’’ has successfully degraded several notorious armed bandits hideouts in Shamashale village and...

Sun Aug 19th, 2018     Read More →