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Gunmen kidnap mother of Jigawa South-West APC senatorial candidate

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Gunmen have abduçted the mother of the All Progressive Congress (APC) senatorial candidate for Jigawa South-West senatorial zone, Honourable Tijjani Ibrahim Gaya, Hajiya Jaja. The Jigawa...

Tue Jun 21st, 2022     Read More →

Delegates and Utopian visions of democracy

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The democratic vision in Nigeria is one where leadership position even from councillorship level goes to the highest bidder and not the man that has good antecedent and is competent enough to...

Fri Jun 10th, 2022     Read More →

Children’s Day: SCI Seeks Speedy Implementation Of Child Rights Act

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In commemoration of the 2022 Children’s Day, Save the Children International (SCI), has called on government, development partners and all Nigerians to ensure the speedy implementation of...

Fri May 27th, 2022     Read More →

Celebrating The Nigerian Child

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May 27 is set aside every year to celebrate the Nigerian child. Beyond the fun and hilarity, the day is supposed to be devoted to raising awareness about issues that affect children and helping...

Fri May 27th, 2022     Read More →

Lawyer Sues Federal Govt, Lagos, Northern Governors Over Alcoholic Beverages Tax

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A Lagos lawyer, Chief Malcom Omirhobo has dragged the Federal Government, the Lagos State government and 12 states in the northern region of Nigeria to court over the allocation of Value Added Tax...

Thu May 26th, 2022     Read More →

2023: Zakari Better Placed To Be Jigawa Gov – Stakeholders

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Some stakeholders in Jigawa State have drummed support for Engr. Ahmad Rufai Zakari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to emerge as the state’s governor in 2023 general elections. ...

Tue May 24th, 2022     Read More →

Researchers Discover Mosquitoes Resistant To Insecticides In Jigawa

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A team of researchers at the Federal University Dutse has discovered species of mosquitoes in Jigawa State that are resistant to most of the insecticide treated nets. However, the research...

Tue May 24th, 2022     Read More →

PDP Primaries: Ishaku, Dankwambo, Turaki, Bolaji Abdullahi, Ned Nwoko Pick Senate Tickets

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Taraba State governor, Darius Ishaku, a former Gombe State governor, Ibrahim Dankwambo, and a former Jigawa State governor, Alhaji Ibrahim Saminu Turaki, yesterday won Peoples Democratic Party...

Tue May 24th, 2022     Read More →

4 Killed In A’Ibom, Bayelsa As PDP Holds Reps, State Assembly Primaries

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Four people were killed in Akwa Ibom and Bayelsa States yesterday as the Peoples Democractic Party (PDP) held its primaries to pick candidates for the House of Representatives and state Houses of...

Mon May 23rd, 2022     Read More →

Kano Explosion: Police Releases Names Of Victims, Recover IEDs

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The Nigeria police has released the names of victims of suspected gas/chemical explosion that occurred on 5 May, 2022 at No. 01 Aba/court road Sabon Gari Quarters Kano that led to a building...

Sun May 22nd, 2022     Read More →

Two suspected Boko Haram arrested over Kano explosion

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The Kano State Police Command have confirmed the arrest of two suspects allegedly believed to be Boko Haram members over a recent explosion that rocked part of Kano State. This was just as the...

Sun May 22nd, 2022     Read More →

Inside PDP, APC’s Permutations Of Presidential Candidate

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As the count-down to the 2023 Presidential Elections ticks, aspirants who have indicated interest to fly the flag of political parties have intensified the lobbying of delegates’ votes. The...

Sun May 22nd, 2022     Read More →

PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY: PDP Delegates May Vote Along Regional Lines

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As the People’s Democratic Party heads towards its presidential primary scheduled for May 28/29, no candidate appears to be pulling away from the pack in the race of their lives; as...

Sun May 22nd, 2022     Read More →

Bickering Over Zoning Finally Laid To Rest In APC, PDP

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There are indications that the push to have the two major political parties in the country zone the presidency to a particular region, ahead of the general elections, may have been overtaken by...

Sat May 21st, 2022     Read More →

ICT Critical To Agric Development, Says NITDA Boss

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Director-general, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) Kashifu Inuwa, has said that Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is critical to the agricultural sector...

Fri May 20th, 2022     Read More →