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Niger LG without electricity for one year, appeals for help

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The people of Magama Local Government Area of Niger have appealed to the state government to prevail on the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) to restore power supply to the area. ...

Mon Sep 23rd, 2019     Read More →

KEDCO rolls out prepaid meter to address estimated billings in Katsina

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By Bashir Bello As part of efforts to put to an end the contentious issues surrounding estimated billings, the Kano Electricity Distribution Company, KEDCO has commenced the roll-out of prepaid...

Sun Sep 22nd, 2019     Read More →

70 per cent of farmers in Nigeria are women ―SWOFON

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Small Scale Women Farmers Organisation (SWOFON) have attributed most challenges facing farming by women is the activities of “political farmers’’ while claiming that 70 per cent...

Sun Sep 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria govt disburses N65m to 6,500 women in Jigawa

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The Federal Government has disbursed N65 million to 6,500 vulnerable women in Guri Local Government Area of Jigawa under the Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) scheme. Buhari Alhaji Abubakar...

Sat Sep 21st, 2019     Read More →

How Abdulrazaq shocked Kwara political bookmakers with ‘strange’ all female first batch cabinet

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By Demola Akinyemi During the 100 days anniversary breakfast meeting with journalists in Kwara State inside the expansive hall of Kwara hotels, Governor Abdulrazaq Abdulrahman among others drops...

Sat Sep 21st, 2019     Read More →

Why Middle-belt is opting out of Northern arrangement— Pogu Bitrus

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By Chioma Gabriel, Editor Special Features National President of the Middle-Belt Forum, Dr Pogu Bitrus, in this encounter answers questions on why Middle-Belt is opting out of the Monolithic North...

Sat Sep 21st, 2019     Read More →

Farmers will benefit from local fertiliser production ― Jigawa Gov.

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Gov. Mohammed Badaru of Jigawa says Presidential Fertiliser Initiative (PFI), will help to grow the Nigerian economy through production of NPK 20-20 fertiliser, using locally sourced...

Sat Sep 21st, 2019     Read More →

Farmers will benefit from local fertiliser production — Gov. Badaru

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Gov. Mohammed Badaru of Jigawa says Presidential Fertiliser Initiative (PFI), will help to grow the Nigerian economy through the production of NPK 20-20 fertiliser, using locally sourced...

Sat Sep 21st, 2019     Read More →

Governors Forum inaugurates committee to initiate uniform policies in APC states

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By Deji Abdulwahab, Abuja The Progressive Governors’ Forum (PGF) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has inaugurated a governance programme steering committee to ensure uniformity of...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

True Federalism: APC govs to revisit el-Rufai’s c’ttee report

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By Omeiza Ajayi Governors of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) under the aegis of Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) have set up a Governance Programme Steering Committee to evolve a...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

NIGERIA: ADB’s sustainable energy fund for Africa approves $500,000 grant for clean energy

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By Jimoh Babatunde A $500,000 grant to support the development and launch of the Nigeria Energy Access Fund (NEAF), has been approved by the Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA), managed by...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

APC governors to revisit El Rufai panel’s report on federalism

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Omeiza Ajayi – Abuja Governors on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have set up a Governance Programme Steering Committee to evolve a common governance template for...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

2020 Planting Season: PFI assures farmers of subsidised fertilizers

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By Gabriel Ewepu, Abuja The Presidential Fertilizer Initiative, PFI, Friday, assured farmers of subsidized fertilizer rate for farmers’ affordability and accessibility in the 2020 wet...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Okowa floors Ogboru

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By Emma Amaize ASABA- THE Governorship Election Petition in Delta State held this afternoon that Governor Ifeanyi Okowa won the March governorship election in the state and was lawfully returned...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

Jigawa Assembly sets up adhoc committee to verify government’s assets

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Jigawa State House of Assembly (JSHA) has set up an ad-hoc committee to verify state government investments and property in different locations across the country. Jigawa Assembly sets up adhoc...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →