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Vasity don affirms UN's exploratory dialogues for food security in the NE

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A professor of Agriculture at the Tafawa Balewa University Bauchi, Demo Kalla at the weekend supported United Nations’ call for Exploratory dialogues as a tool for improving food security in...

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Read More →

FG intensifies effort to complete Numan-Cham road – Fashola

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Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, says the Federal Government is intensifying efforts to complete the ongoing Numan-Cham section of the Gombe-Yola highway. x Fashola, represented...

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Read More →

Covid-19 :UNICEF partners religious, traditional leaders to prevent vaccine hesitancy in Borno state Calls for sustained routine immunization

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The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) is working with local authorities, religious, traditional and influential individuals in Borno state to prevent vaccine hesitancy and convince people in...

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria records 89 new COVID-19 infections, total now 164,000

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 89 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 164,000. x The NCDC disclosed this on its official...

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Read More →

Let the conference be now

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[FILE] Delegates at the preliminary sitting of 2014 National Conference To mark the first anniversary of his presidency on May 29, 2016, President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, granted a rare...

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Read More →

FG committed to increasing citizens’ access to electricity

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[FILES] Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo. PHOTO: Twitter/NigeriagovThe Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has unveiled solar power connections in Jangefe town in Roni LGA, Jigawa State as part...

Wed Apr 14th, 2021     Read More →

SGBV: Only 11 of over 3,000 cases prosecuted — Minister

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The Minister of Women Affairs, Mrs Pauline Tallen, says only 11 out of over 3,000 reported cases of Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV) in six states have been prosecuted. Tallen revealed this...

Tue Apr 13th, 2021     Read More →

NHRC Advocates victims support and empowerment as panacea for sexual violence

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National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, has advocated sufficient attention to issues of victims support and empowerment as panacea for sexual-based violence, SGBV in the country. x Executive...

Tue Apr 13th, 2021     Read More →

New ‘Nigerian COVID’ strain jolts UK city after rise in cases

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• How pandemic opened up talents of Nigerian scientists, by Buhari • Ramadan: WHO warns of a possible surge in COVID-19 pandemic • 2% of 690 million COVID-19 vaccines administered...

Tue Apr 13th, 2021     Read More →

Terrorists kill seven, displace 5,000 in Adamawa

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Adamawa State Emergency Management Agency (ADSEMA) has confirmed that Boko Haram terrorists killed seven people, including three children, and displaced about 5,000 people when they attacked...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

Buhari condoles with Fintiri, others over Tukur’s death

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President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with Governor Ahmadu Fintiri and the people of Adamawa State over the demise of former Minister of Commerce and Industry and first Vice Chancellor of Bayero...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

FG begins five million solar power scheme, plans rollout in geopolitical zones

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo flagged off The Solar Power Naija-part of ESP nationwide plan to deliver 5m connections to off-grid communities in Jangefe, Jigawa State. Photos: Twitter A plan to...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

North East youths yearn for more as Adamu Yola/Jordan Nwora clinic ends in Gombe

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North East youths at the weekend could not hold their excitement as some of the best developmental coaches in the continent took them on the rudiments of basketball in Gombe, Gombe State. The...

Mon Apr 12th, 2021     Read More →

‘If injustice is not addressed, crises will persist in Nigeria’

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Bishop Mamsa The chairman, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) Adamawa State chapter, Bishop Stephens Dami Mamsa, in this interview with MANSUR ARAMIDE, faults Federal Government’s...

Sun Apr 11th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria is on brink of a failed state, PDP Governors Warn

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[FILES] Buhari. Photo: TWITTER/NIGERIAGOVGovernors elected under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have warned that if the alarming drift of Nigeria under the watch of the All Progressives...

Sat Apr 10th, 2021     Read More →