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Thieves break into Katsina Government House, steal huge sum of money

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Katsina State government has confirmed that thieves have breached the government house security and stolen a huge sum of money. Malam Al Amin Isa, the Director-General (Media) to Governor Aminu...

Fri Aug 12th, 2022     Read More →

Terror alert: Lagos police douse tension, say no cause for alarm

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THE police in Lagos State have asked residents of the state not to panic over reports indicating that terrorists may be planning to attack some parts of the state. The command said that although...

Sat Aug 6th, 2022     Read More →

3.6m indirect jobs created through $1.1b externally funded agric projects ​― FG

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About 3.6 million indirect jobs have been created from $1.113 billion (about N461.9b) worth of externally funded projects being implemented by the present administration. The Minister of...

Thu Aug 4th, 2022     Read More →

2023: Will youths make their number count this time?

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WITH the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) concluding the year-long voter registration, WALE AKINSELURE writes on the implications of the demography of an updated voter register to...

Wed Aug 3rd, 2022     Read More →

FG moves to designate inland dry ports as port of origin, destination

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THE Federal Government through the Federal Ministry of Transportation has begun moves to designate all Inland Dry Ports (IDP’s) as Port of origin and destination in the country. This was...

Wed Aug 3rd, 2022     Read More →

Bwari: An FCT council living on the edge

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The recent terrorist attack on a unit of the Brigade of Guards in Bwari Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), has jolted many residents. LEON USIGBE writes on the incident that...

Wed Aug 3rd, 2022     Read More →

NSCDC’s alert on terror

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THE National Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) recently alerted all its state commands to the heightened plans by the terror outfit, ISWAP, Boko Haram and bandits to launch attacks on...

Wed Aug 3rd, 2022     Read More →

The attack on the Brigade of Guards

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IF the objective of sundry terrorists and gunmen who have been attacking trains, prisons and military formations across the country is to instill panic among the populace and weaken public trust...

Tue Aug 2nd, 2022     Read More →

Paradigm shift in Nigeria’s 2023 presidential poll

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The defeat of Nigeria’s Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo (SAN) at the presidential primary of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to fly the flag as its standard bearer left...

Fri Jul 29th, 2022     Read More →

Terrorists mobilising anti-aircraft weapons, fighters to attack Katsina, Lagos, others — Civil defence

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Boko-Haram and ISWAP terrorist groups have mobilised fighters and weapons which they intend to use for an attack in Katsina State. Other terrorist groups are preparing to attack other parts of...

Tue Jul 26th, 2022     Read More →

Ariwoola and the curse of Onnoghen (II)

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The current seniority arrangement and retirement age factor at the Supreme Court favour Southern Nigeria to produce three Chief Justices of Nigeria in a row, and lead the Nigerian Judiciary for...

Sun Jul 24th, 2022     Read More →

Bandits kill 5 Police, 3 civilians – Katsina Police report

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The Katsina State Police Command says five Police officers and three civilians were massacred by terrorists in Kankara local government area. SP Gambo Isa, the Public Relations Officer (PRO) who...

Fri Jul 22nd, 2022     Read More →

2023: I carry burden of trust, Shettima declares

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Two-term Borno State Governor Senator Kashim Shettima was formally unveiled as the All Progressives Congress(APC) Vice Presidential candidate on Wednesday, and he has declared that with his...

Wed Jul 20th, 2022     Read More →

Colours as horse riders converge on Bida for Durbar

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THIS year’s Durbar festival, an annual event that marks the culmination of the Islamic festival, Eid al-Adha, was held over the weekend in Bida, Niger State. The event, which is both...

Wed Jul 20th, 2022     Read More →

NEMA distributes relief materials to 24,000 IDPs in Katsina

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The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has distributed multi-million naira worth of relief items to about 24,000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) affected by banditry in Jibia and...

Sun Jul 17th, 2022     Read More →