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Insecurity: Air Force seeks world’s assistance

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By Joseph Erunke – Abuja The Nigerian Air Force has called on international community not to leave the war against insecurity on the Nigerian Military alone. Nigerian Air Force Alpha...

Wed Oct 23rd, 2019     Read More →

2020 Budget: Only 4 States are viable in Nigeria —report

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…says 92% depends on federal allocation By Gabriel Ewepu – Abuja A new report released Wednesday, by a budget tracking Civil Society Organisation, Budget, indicated that only four...

Wed Oct 23rd, 2019     Read More →

DPR uncovers illegal lubricant processing plant in Sokoto

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The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), said it had uncovered an illegal engine oil processing plant in Sokoto. BREAKING: El-rufai enrolls son in public school The DPR’s Controller of...

Wed Oct 23rd, 2019     Read More →

39 found dead inside truck in UK

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Police in the UK have launched a murder investigation in southeast England after 39 people were found dead in a truck container at an Essex industrial park. One of the victims was a...

Wed Oct 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Farooq Kperogi counters Fani Kayode, says Fulani didn’t invent ‘Yoruba and ‘Yamuri’

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…says Yariba” is not a word— and doesn’t mean anything By David O Royal Farooq Kperogi, an Associate Professor of Journalism & Emerging Media at Kenne Saw State...

Wed Oct 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Jega, Tambuwal, others grace Tell Democracy Conference

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By Dirisu Yakubu Prominent Nigerians including the immediate past chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Professor Attahiru Jega and Governor Aminu Tambuwal are...

Wed Oct 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Army adopts spiritual warfare to counter insurgents’ propaganda — Buratai

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The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, says the Army has engaged in spiritual warfare to counter Boko Haram propaganda. Buratai, represented by Brig.-Gen. Timothy Olowomeye, the...

Wed Oct 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Maina loses 23 properties to Federal High Court’s forfeiture order

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……acquired properties in his son, wife, mother, late father’s name ….to be docked on 12-count criminal charge alongside his son on Friday By Ikechukwu Nnochiri,...

Wed Oct 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Sokoto Govt. to establish 2 additional schools for persons with specials needs

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The Sokoto State Government on Tuesday announced plans to establish two additional schools to cater for people with special needs. Sokoto State Government Alhaji Umar Ahmad, Director, Basic and...

Wed Oct 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria won’t meet UN SDG 2030 health target unless – Prof. Soludo

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Says poor nutrition, hygiene, religious beliefs major factors for decreasing life expectancy Thousands ‘re dying due to patronage of miracle,magical healing centres,he adds By Joseph...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Border closure is to encourage patriotism, not enriching rice farmers —RIFAN

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Alhaji Aminu Goronyo, the National President, Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN), says the closure of Nigeria’s land borders is not to enrich rice farmers but to encourage...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Buhari, Magoro and the reunion of class of ‘84/85

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By Eric Teniola On Wednesday October 9, President Muhammmadu Buhari summoned all the Ministers that served under him when he was the military Head of State between January 1984 and August 1985. He...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Guber poll: APC ‘ll correct PDP’s mistakes in Bayelsa, if elected —Oshiomhole

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, has said that the party will correct all the wrongs committed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa if it wins...

Tue Oct 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Liverpool stars Salah, Mane and Van Dijk on Ballon d’Or shortlist

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Mane was among the first five nominees revealed by France Football on Monday, with team-mates Alisson, Georginio Wijnaldum and Roberto Firmino also being named. Trent Alexander-Arnold was a...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

NAF investigates alleged killing of 2 persons by personnel in Sokoto

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The Nigerian Airforce said last night that it is investigating an alleged altercation between its personnel and some persons in Sokoto state which led to the alleged death of two persons. A...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →