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Buhari approves N18bn for take-off of 4 new specialised varsities

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President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a take-off grant of N18 billion for the establishment of new universities of technology and health sciences. x The new universities of technology will be...

Mon Jun 21st, 2021     Read More →

Badaru lauds Buhari on agriculture

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[FILE PHOTO] Governor Muhammadu Badaru of Jigawa Gov. Muhammad Badaru of Jigawa has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for his efforts in transforming the agricultural sector of the economy...

Mon Jun 21st, 2021     Read More →

INEC has removed 749 polling units from inappropriate locations, says Yakubu

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[FILES] INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu. Photo; TWITTER/INECNIGERIAIt is my pleasure to welcome you all to our second meeting in less than one month, the last being the emergency session held...

Mon Jun 21st, 2021     Read More →

APC wins Gwaram Federal Constituency bye-election

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Alhaji Yusuf Galami, the APC candidate in the Saturday bye-election to fill the Gwaram Federal Constituency seat in Jigawa, has emerged victorious. Prof. Ahmad Shehu, the Returning Officer, after...

Sun Jun 20th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria’s active cases now 1,490 as NCDC registers additional 39 infections

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NCDC. PHOTO: Twitter The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), has said that Nigeria’s COVID-19 active cases stand at 1,490, with majority in stable condition, as it registered...

Fri Jun 18th, 2021     Read More →

Peace Corps bill to be passed soon, says Doguwa

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Ado Doguwa A bill for an Act to establish the Nigerian Peace Corps currently before the House of Representatives is to be passed soon, House Majority Leader, Alhaji Alhassan Doguwa, has said. A...

Fri Jun 18th, 2021     Read More →

No federal law created grazing reserves, Senate spokesman insists

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Ajibola Basiru Senate spokesman, Senator Surajudeen Ajibola Basiru, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately begin a genuine process of resolving the farmers and herders crisis...

Thu Jun 17th, 2021     Read More →

EU commits €11m to food security in Kebbi, Adamawa

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NCAM director canvasses ready market for agric produce The European Union (EU) has committed €11 million to address food crisis in some states close to the Sahara Desert. EU Programme...

Thu Jun 17th, 2021     Read More →

2 lives Road accident in Jigawa claims 2 lives

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The Police in Jigawa has confirmed the death of two persons in an accident on the Hadejia-Kano road in Ringim Local Government Area of the state. ASP Shiisu Adam, the acting Police Public...

Mon Jun 14th, 2021     Read More →

Katsina partners South Korean group, Dangote to train rice farmers

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No fewer than 32,000 rice farmers in Katsina and Jigawa States are to be trained in modern rice farming methods to help improve production and check importation of the commodity into the...

Fri Jun 11th, 2021     Read More →

Auto crash claims 18 in Jigawa – Police

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No fewer than 18 persons have been killed in an auto crash that occurred on Wednesday along Birninkudu-Kano road in Birninkudu Local Government Area of Jigawa. x ASP Lawan Shisu, the acting Police...

Wed Jun 9th, 2021     Read More →

NYSC deploys 1,559 corps members in Jigawa

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NYSCThe National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has deployed 1,559 corps members for the 2021 Batch ‘A’ stream II orientation course to Jigawa, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)...

Mon Jun 7th, 2021     Read More →

NYSC scheme makes Nigerian youths imbibe spirit of unity – Coordinator

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NYSC. PHOTO: Twitter The Coordinator, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Jigawa, Hajiya Aishatu Adamu, said the scheme has made Nigerians youth to imbibe the spirit of unity, mutual...

Sun Jun 6th, 2021     Read More →

‘How we’ve fared in Six years’

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Providing the needed information can be a welcome relief in difficult times. The recent scorecard released by President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration no doubts is one of the best things that...

Sun Jun 6th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC registers 45 new cases, 6 recoveries

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NCDC. PHOTO: Twitter Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says it recorded 45 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of infections in the country to...

Fri May 28th, 2021     Read More →