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Passage of 2022 budget may suffer setback as CBN, AMCON, others fail to present budget proposals

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There are strong indications that the passage of the 2022 budget may suffer a major setback as the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Nigerian Security Printing and Minting and Asset Management...

Wed Dec 8th, 2021     Read More →

NNPC, TotalEnergies OML 130 Partnership Complete 11 SDG Projects In 2021

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Energy giant TotalEnergies, in line with its corporate social responsibility, CSR, and in fulfillment of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, SDGs, has commissioned 11 projects across...

Wed Dec 8th, 2021     Read More →

100MT LPG Plant Begins Operation In Kastina

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Butane Energy Limited, one of the gas-based businesses supported with equity investment by the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has opened its 100 metric tonnes Liquified...

Tue Dec 7th, 2021     Read More →

Katsina Spends Over N2bn in Establishing Faculty Of Agric

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Katsina State Government has spent over two billion naira to establish Faculty of Agriculture at the state owned Umaru Musa Yaradu‘a University (UMYU). The vice chancellor of the...

Tue Dec 7th, 2021     Read More →

Katsina Approves N942m For Rehabilitation Of Ajiwa Plant

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The Katsina State Government has approved the contract for the rehabilitation of clarifiers, pumping stations, procurement and installation of electromechanical equipment at the Ajiwa Water...

Tue Dec 7th, 2021     Read More →

Criminalisation of freedom of expression (2)

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Criminal defamation and cyberstalkingAround August, 2021, a Youtube blogger/vlogger (Mr. Israel Balogun) was invited by the Nigeria Police, arrested and detained on account of his video...

Tue Dec 7th, 2021     Read More →

Constituency projects: Lawmakers, agencies, contractors conspire to certify work not done — ICPC

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The Independent Corrupt Practices and related offences Commission (ICPC) has raised the alarm that some members of the National Assembly are conniving with government agencies and contractors to...

Sun Dec 5th, 2021     Read More →

SERAP wants court to stop Buhari, others from shutting down telecoms

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Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit asking the court for “an order of perpetual injunction to restrain President Muhammadu Buhari and the Minister of...

Sun Dec 5th, 2021     Read More →

Day Katsina Stood Still For Akpabio

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By Jonathan Nda- Isaiah Information about his planned visit to the state had spread like a wildfire all over the nooks and crannies of the state and when he finally landed at the Katsina State...

Sat Dec 4th, 2021     Read More →

Suspected kidnappers apprehended in Kogi by NSCDC

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Some suspected kidnappers have been arrested by the Kogi State Command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, (NSCDC), in collaboration with the Hunters group of Nigeria.Parading the...

Fri Dec 3rd, 2021     Read More →

How lawmakers, aides use own companies to obtain govt contracts ― ICPC report

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Some members of the National Assembly and their aides conspire with government agencies to obtain government contracts amounting to billions of naira for companies in which they have interests in...

Thu Dec 2nd, 2021     Read More →

NiMet warns travellers of increased dust haze from Chad, Niger Republic

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has issued an alert over the fast travelling dust from Chad and Niger Republic into the northern part of Nigeria.NiMet in a statement said...

Thu Dec 2nd, 2021     Read More →

Jailbreaks: Senate wants special prison for high-profile criminals

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The Senate, on Tuesday, called for the establishment of special correctional centres for high-profile criminals following frequent jailbreaks witnessed across the country recently. The Senate...

Wed Dec 1st, 2021     Read More →

[EDITORIAL] Secure Abuja-Kaduna And Other Highways

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After what looked like a cessation of kidnapping on the Kaduna- Abuja highway bandits, in a space of four days, went on a rampage on that expressway killing some and kidnapping others instilling...

Wed Dec 1st, 2021     Read More →

FG, RPC Cattle Hub empower artificial inseminators with broad knowledge of AI

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THE Department of Animal Husbandry services, Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, alongside Real People Concept Cattle Hub, in a bid to improve livestock production particularly...

Tue Nov 30th, 2021     Read More →