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Herders-farmers clash: In search of lasting solution to age-long conflict

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Beyond the ban placed on open grazing of cattle by many states of the federation to curb incessant violent conflict between herders and farmers, some of the state governments have also come up...

Sat Jul 24th, 2021     Read More →

Buhari’s ambition and the global poverty challenges

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President Muhammadu Buhari has tasked a group of experts to tell him how he can keep his promise to take 100 million out of poverty in ten years. I thought the president was doing quite well on...

Fri Jul 23rd, 2021     Read More →

Peaceful Sallah as governors, others felicitate with Muslims

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The Eid-el-Kabir celebration in Jos, Plateau State, yesterday, was adjudged peaceful and eventful because there was no restriction, unlike last year when Muslim faithful were restricted to...

Wed Jul 21st, 2021     Read More →

Wither the interim common services agency? - Part 3

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[FILES] Former Nigerian Head of State, Yakubu Gowon. (Photo by Kola SULAIMON / AFP) (Photo by KOLA SULAIMON/AFP via Getty Images)<br /> The New Nigeria Development Company Limited (NNDC) is...

Wed Jul 21st, 2021     Read More →

Buhari directs seven North-West governors to end banditry – Bagudu

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Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi on Sunday disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari has mandated seven North-West governors, including himself, to end banditry in the...

Mon Jul 19th, 2021     Read More →

Jonathan, ex-governor offer path to insecurity

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Former President, Goodluck Jonathan, has said the use of force and weapons will not tame the insecurity in the country. Speaking yesterday in Abuja at the 50th birthday party of erstwhile...

Mon Jul 19th, 2021     Read More →

A nation in search of lasting solution to perennial flooding

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(FILES) In this file photo taken on October 20, 2019 a public transport bus drives in a flooded Agege Motor Road, in the local Government Area of Mushin town, Lagos. – Severe climate...

Sun Jul 18th, 2021     Read More →

Bassey: To reduce flooding without distorting nature, dredging must be done with expert guidance

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Bassey President, Nigerian Environmental Society (NES), Dr. Dorothy Bassey, in this interview with OMIKO AWA, highlights the connection between human activities on land, such as dredging, and...

Sun Jul 18th, 2021     Read More →

Despite huge loans disbursement, food crisis bites harder

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The current administration has disbursed more loans, credit facilities and other interventions into the agric sector, compared to past administrations, going by the reports of the Federal...

Sun Jul 18th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria records 159 new COVID-19 cases, 1 death

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NCDC. Photo: BIOREPORTS Nigeria on Thursday recorded 159 new cases of COVID-19. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this on Friday morning. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN),...

Fri Jul 16th, 2021     Read More →

Children of the new forest

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Kaduna used to be the seat of power for the former Northern Region. That was the capital from where Sir Ahmadu Bello ruled the region for more than 10 years. There are more than 150 ethnic...

Thu Jul 15th, 2021     Read More →

Buhari receives Ayade, Matawalle as APC holds congresses July 31

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Buhari, yesterday, received Governors Ben Ayade.President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, received Governors Ben Ayade and Bello Matawalle of Cross River and Zamfara states, who recently defected...

Tue Jul 13th, 2021     Read More →

Bandits abduct Emir of Kajuru, 13 others

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Armed bandits have kidnapped the 85-year-old Emir of Kajuru in Southern Kaduna, along with 13 other family members. Kaduna State Police Command has confirmed yesterday’s kidnap, saying that...

Mon Jul 12th, 2021     Read More →

Kebbi donates patrol vehicles, motorcycles to Nigerian Army

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KEBBI State government has donated six new Hilux patrol vehicles and 30 motorcycles to the 8th Division of the Nigerian Army, Sokoto towards strengthening security and enhancing its operational...

Sun Jul 11th, 2021     Read More →

Six states register I,786 suspected cases of cholera

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Chikwe Ihekweazu Six states reported 1,786 suspected cases of cholera between June 20 and June 26, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), said in Abuja on Saturday. NCDC Director-General,...

Sat Jul 10th, 2021     Read More →