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Osibogun urges South West governors to stop killer-herdsmen incursion into Yorubaland

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• Asks senators to boycott plenary if Lawan fails to withdraw comment • Pan-Yoruba group chides Buhari over increased insecurity • Wants FG to openly move against terrorists A...

Thu Feb 25th, 2021     Read More →

Reps urge FG to lift embargo on employment into Civil Service

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The House of Representatives has urged the Federal Government to lift the embarg on employment into Federal Ministries, Departments and Agencies. This followed the adoption of a motion by Rep....

Wed Feb 24th, 2021     Read More →

DHQ to upscale protection of national assets – Irabor

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The Chief of Defence Staff, Maj.-Gen. Lucky Irabor, has pledged to ensure that the armed forces of Nigeria upscale its operations to ensure adequate protection of critical national assets across...

Wed Feb 24th, 2021     Read More →

Reps worry over alleged breach of local content laws on N2 billion AKKP project

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The House of Representatives is worried over the alleged penchant by the Chinese firms operating in the country who breach the local content Act 2010. Legor Idagbor led House Committee on Local...

Wed Feb 24th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC reports 571 new Infections, 12 death for Feb. 23

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 571 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 153, 187. The NCDC disclosed this on its official...

Wed Feb 24th, 2021     Read More →

Death toll in Boko Haram on Nigeria's Maiduguri rises to 16

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The death toll from a Boko Haram mortar attack on the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri has risen to 16, security sources said Wednesday. Jihadists on Tuesday fired two volleys of explosives...

Wed Feb 24th, 2021     Read More →

Tongue as man’s worst enemy

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Even as figure of speech, I had thought this business of the tongue being a monster or a man’s most dangerous enemy was in the exclusive remit of literature. That was until I chanced on Kano...

Wed Feb 24th, 2021     Read More →

‘Bauchi governor should apologise for backing herdsers on carrying guns’

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Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has said his Bauchi State counterpart, Bala Mohammed should apologise to Nigerians over his comment that herdsmen should carry guns and other weapons to defend...

Tue Feb 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Investors worried over Kano Free Trade Zone concession plan

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Kano Free Trade ZoneLocal investors and manufacturers at the Federal government-owned Kano Free Trade Zone have raised concern over the concession plan of the vast industrial area. The worries...

Tue Feb 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Hope PSBank begins free NIN registration for Nigerians across offices nationwide

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Hope PSBank, a subsidiary of Unified Payment Services Limited and Nigeria’s premier digital-first bank, has commenced a free National Identification Number (NIN) for Nigerians including its...

Tue Feb 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Investors worry over proposed concession of Kano Free Trade Zone

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Local investors and manufacturers at the Federal government-owned Kano Free Trade Zone have raised concern over the proposed concession of the vast industrial area to private operators. These...

Mon Feb 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Junaidu Mohammed: Nightfall for stormy petrel from the Sahel

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Cynicism. Nonchalance. Sarcasm. Belligerence. Dr. Junaid Mohammed brought all those to bear on his politics, as he stoutly spoke truth to power. He was constant and consistent in his interventions...

Mon Feb 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Court orders suspension of AKK gas pipeline project

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AKK gas pipeline A Federal High Court sitting in Kano has ordered the immediate suspension of Ajaokuta, Kaduna and Kano (AKK) Gas Pipelines project in Kano State. In an ex parte motion granted by...

Mon Feb 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Cleric blames insecurity on governors’ helplessness, seeks state police, restructuring

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ECWA Church, Airport Road, Kano. PHOTO: MURTALA ADEWALE National President of the Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA), Reverend Stephen Baba Panya, has lamented that governors are unable to...

Mon Feb 22nd, 2021     Read More →

FG, NEPZA to boost FTZs competitiveness through AfCFTA

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AfCFTAThe Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA) says the Federal Government and the authority will leverage on the African Continental Free Trade Area (AFCTA) to boost the...

Sun Feb 21st, 2021     Read More →