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Buhari mourns death APC supporters in Jigawa, Sokoto

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as Presidency orders solid structures for outdoor events By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the tragic death of some of the All Progressives...

Thu Jan 24th, 2019     Read More →

Jigawa APC Woman Leader, 3 others die in auto crash

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By Aliyu Dangida Dutse—Jigawa State All Progressive Congress, APC, Women Leader in Birnin-Kudu local government, Hajia Aisha Tahir, reportedly died in a road accident on Tuesday, while three...

Thu Jan 24th, 2019     Read More →

TCN blames power challenges on ports congestion

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By Prince Okafor The Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN, yesterday said congestion at the seaport in Lagos, was responsible for delay in the installation of transformers to Kumbotso...

Wed Jan 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Election: ICPC, INEC partner to curb vote buying

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The Independent Corruption Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, (ICPC) says it will collaborate with INEC to tackle vote buying during the forthcoming general elections. ICPC Public...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Why some Governors still owe workers’ salaries – Masari

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State has ,on Tuesday, opened up on why some Governors are still owing salaries in their various states. Governor...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Atiku’s campaign train corners Jigawa, Kano

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Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar , has taken his campaign to Jigawa and Kano states where a mammoth crowd of supporters trooped en masse to...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Fellow Muslims dealt with me in election tribunal – Buhari

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Warns against hiding under religion, ethnicity By Johnbosco Agbakwuru PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has described as “bloody nonsense” the penchant of some Nigerians to hide under the...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

It’s nonsensical to deceive Nigerians with ethnicity, religion, Buhari fumes

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By Nwafor Sunday President Muhammadu Buhari has described as ‘nonsensical’ the attitude of few politicians who deceive Nigerians using ethnicity and religion. President Buhari Hosting...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

INEC concerned over unclaimed 4,000 PVCs in Jigawa LG

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Guri Local Government Council of Jigawa, on Monday, said that 4,000 Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) were lying unclaimed in the office. INEC...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

Policies should address inequality, enhance welfare –Shamsuddeen Usman

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In his presentations, the former Minister of National Planning and Chairman of the 2019 Vanguard Economic Discourse, Dr. Shamsudeen Usman, emphasised the need for government to make policies that...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

COLD threatens life, businesses in Dutse

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Excessive cold due to Hamatan weather has become a source of concern to the people of Dutse, the Jigawa capital. Excessive cold Investigation by newsmen on Sunday in Dutse revealed that the cold...

Sun Jan 20th, 2019     Read More →

Goodbye to Police Sensationalism & Partisanship?

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By Tonnie Iredia The assumption of duty of Mohammed Adamu as the new Inspector General of Police (IGP) has opened a new era in the history of the Nigeria Police Force. Many seem to believe it...

Sun Jan 20th, 2019     Read More →

We have insulated recovered funds, assets from looters – Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday assured Nigerians that his administration would not waiver in its fight against corruption and ensuring sanity in public affairs. President Muhammadu...

Fri Jan 18th, 2019     Read More →

Gov marries out 42 orphans in Jigawa

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By Aliyu Dangida, Dutse About 42 female orphans were married out to different men in Gumel Emirate of Jigawa State last weekend. Speaking at the occasion held at the Emir of Gumel’s Palace,...

Thu Jan 17th, 2019     Read More →

Ekiti Assembly impeaches deputy speaker, passes N129.9 bn 2019 Appropriation Bill

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The Ekiti House of Assembly, on Thursday, impeached its deputy speaker, Mr Segun Adewumi, who represents Ekiti West Constituency 1, on ground of gross misconduct and insubordination. Ekiti state...

Thu Jan 17th, 2019     Read More →