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FG pledges to support surgeons to enhance service delivery

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The Federal Government on Monday said it would continue to support surgeons to boost their key role in quality healthcare delivery. President Muhammadu Buhari, who made the pledge in Abuja, at the...

Tue Feb 18th, 2020     Read More →

Telecoms firms fume as Boko Haram destroys masts in Yobe

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Suspected Boko Haram insurgents in five gun trucks attacked Babangida and destroyed telecom masts in their move to infiltrate Damaturu, the Yobe State capital, on Sunday. It was learned that the...

Tue Feb 18th, 2020     Read More →

When the regions were autonomous and free 

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I find the press release by the Attorney-General of the Federation, Mr. Abubakar Malami, SAN, of January 14 on the Security outfit of South Western states very interesting. The Minister could not...

Tue Feb 18th, 2020     Read More →

Kebbi Government deploys 140 officers to evaluate teachers’ performance in primary schools

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The Kebbi State Government has deployed over 140 monitoring officers to evaluate the performance of 1,452 trained primary One teachers in 956 primary schools across the state. The News Agency of...

Sun Feb 16th, 2020     Read More →

Niger, Kwara, Kebbi, by-elections hold March 14

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has fixed March 14, 2020 for bye-elections in Niger, Kwara and Kebbi states. It made the announcement in a statement yesterday by its National...

Thu Feb 13th, 2020     Read More →

Police, Okada riders face-off in Iyana Ipaja

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Iyana Ipaja on Wednesday morning was on lockdown following a clash between motorcyclists and officers of the Nigeria Police. The clash, our correspondent gathered, occurred when the police...

Wed Feb 5th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria requires $5.7m to provide water, says UNICEF

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United Nation Children Economic Fund (UNICEF), has disclosed that Nigeria requires an average of $5.7billion to provide water and sanitation in each local government area of the federation. The...

Tue Feb 4th, 2020     Read More →

EU, UNICEF engage 106 health workers to curb mortality in Kebbi

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The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the European Union (EU) have supported Kebbi State with 106 health workers, comprising 45 midwives and 61 Senior Community Health Extension...

Sat Feb 1st, 2020     Read More →

Kangaroo mother care saves preterm infant in Kebbi

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18 year old mother holding her five months old baby girl that survived from a premature birth Photo:NANA five months old infant delivered after seven months of pregnancy in a rural community of...

Thu Jan 30th, 2020     Read More →

2m children will die of pneumonia in Nigeria unless… UNICEF

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The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Wednesday said that two million children may die of pneumonia in Nigeria in the next 10 years unless more is done to fight the diseases. UNICEF...

Wed Jan 29th, 2020     Read More →

Kebbi proposes 1000 housing units for civil servants

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To mitigate housing challenges among civil servants, the Kebbi State Government has proposed the construction of 1000 housing units of 2 and 4 bedrooms estate in the state. Already, the state has...

Mon Jan 27th, 2020     Read More →

Kebbi deputy governor tasks opposition on criticism

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Kebbi State deputy governor, Col. Ismail Dabi (rtd.), has charged the opposition parties in the state to be objective in their criticism and verify their facts before going public. He disclosed...

Mon Jan 27th, 2020     Read More →

Accord Party rejects Kebbi’s IPAC election

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Kebbi State chapter of Accord Party (AP) has described the Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) election conducted last month as a kangaroo exercise that was marred by irregularities. Addressing...

Tue Jan 21st, 2020     Read More →

‘Katsina State is open to new ideas on security’

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Aminu Masari • When Governor Masari brokered peace deal with some bandits Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State held an interactive session with journalists against the backdrop of recent...

Mon Jan 20th, 2020     Read More →

World Bank's budgetary demand for education sector unrealistic, says Kebbi governor

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Kebbi state Governor Atiku Abubakar Bagudu has said no state government can meet up with the international commitment on budgetary allocation to the education sector annually. Bagudu made the...

Mon Jan 13th, 2020     Read More →