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School fees: Between Kano government and private school owners

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Governor of Kano State<br />Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje PHOTO:Twitter The north is reputed to be home to a large number of out-of-school children, and governors from the zone have been...

Thu Dec 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Ogun State as Agro-Allied Investment Destination in Nigeria

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Flag off of the 2020 planting season and input distribution for 3500 cassava Anchor Borrowers Programme (abp) nominees by His Excellency, Prince Dapo Abiodun, on Monday, 4th May, 2020. A...

Thu Dec 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Kogi proposes N130 billion as 2021 budget

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Governor Yahaya Bello. Photo: TWITTER/LUGARDHOUSEGovernor Yahaya Bello, yesterday, presented a budget estimate of N130 billion for 2021 to the Kogi State House of Assembly. During the...

Wed Dec 2nd, 2020     Read More →

560,000 Nigerians living with HIV untreated

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Despite efforts by the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) to end Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV)/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) before 2030, no fewer than 560,000...

Tue Dec 1st, 2020     Read More →

Youth as catalyst for nation-building

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Prior to the recent ‘youths revolt’ in the country which got the young Nigerians once described as ‘lazy’ busy on and off the social media platforms and led to alignment...

Mon Nov 30th, 2020     Read More →

CBN injects N25b to fund cassava value chain in 2020

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cassavaThe Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), yesterday, said it is injecting N25b into the cassava value chain this year. The move, according to the Apex bank is to curb $600m spent on the...

Sun Nov 29th, 2020     Read More →

Senate panel alerts to financial straits in aviation industry

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The Senate Committee on Aviation has alerted the authorities to a grave danger pervading air travel in Nigeria.The panel said operators were cutting corners to maintain aircraft due to their poor...

Tue Nov 24th, 2020     Read More →

Adeyemi advocates N50bn bailout fund for airline operators

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Sen. Smart Adeyemi (APC Kogi), has called on the Federal Government to provide a bailout fund of N50 billion for airlines operators in the country. Adeyemi, who is Chairman, Senate Committee on...

Mon Nov 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Gunmen abduct medical doctor in Kogi, NMA cries out

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The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Kogi chapter, has appealed to security agencies and the state government to rescue Dr Azubuike Iheanacho, it’s member abducted on Nov. 21 in...

Mon Nov 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Bello’s claim on more PDP governors defection an entertainment on TV- Ologbondiyan

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Kola Ologbondiyan The Peoples Democratic Party has described the claim by the Kogi Gov. Yahaya Bello, that nine more PDP governors would soon defect to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC),...

Fri Nov 20th, 2020     Read More →

Over 50 die of strange disease in Kogi, Assembly seeks for help

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The Kogi House of Assembly has called on State and Federal Ministries of Health to unravel the cause of the strange disease which has killed 50 persons in Olamaboro Local Government Area of the...

Wed Nov 18th, 2020     Read More →

#EndSARS: Rep accuses Malami of lying about Lekki Shooting

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Minister for Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Mr Abubakar Malami has been enjoined to tender an apology to Nigerians for lying over the involvement of soldiers in the shooting of...

Tue Nov 17th, 2020     Read More →

Cost of living at crisis point

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Rice. Photo: PIXABAY• FX crisis, food shortage push costs • Headline inflation on the rise since early 2018, hits 14.23% • OPS warns inflation may hit 20% during Yuletide as prices...

Tue Nov 17th, 2020     Read More →

Wike restates commitment to rule of law

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{FILES] Wike. Photo: TWITTTER/GOVWIKEGov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers on Monday reiterated his administration’s commitment to the rule of law. The governor said this while declaring open the...

Mon Nov 16th, 2020     Read More →

Shettima heads APC Cross River North Campaign Council for by-election

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Borno State governor, Kashim ShettimaThe APC has announced the appointment of Sen. Kashim Shettima as the chairman of its Cross River North Senatorial District Campaign Council for the...

Sun Nov 15th, 2020     Read More →