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Police arrest 10 alleged cattle rustlers, bandits informant

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The Police Command in Sokoto state, says it has arrested no fewer than 10 persons suspected of rustling 24 sheep, 11 cows and eight goats in the state. Briefing newsmen in Sokoto on Wednesday,...

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Read More →

Minimum wage, VAT, Okada ban pressure inflation

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Kindly Share This Story:•As January rate rises to 12.13% •More pressure from higher electricity tariff in April •Sokoto, Ondo lead in inflation By Elizabeth Adegbesan As...

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Read More →

We will always support Rivers indigenes who establish private universities ― Wike

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Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that his administration will continue to support private initiatives to create access to university education in the state. Speaking during...

Tue Feb 18th, 2020     Read More →

Sokoto to use N65.7B loan for massive infrastructural projects ― Tambuwal

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Kindly Share This Story:…Investments in Agriculture, Health, Housing, Education L-R: Permanent Secretary Budget and Planning, Abu Shekara, former Special Adviser on Economic Affairs to late...

Mon Feb 17th, 2020     Read More →

What Nigeria is missing by neglect of Solid Mineral sector — Babatunde Alatise

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Kindly Share This Story: By Fred Iwenjora Otunba (Engr.) Babatunde Alatise is a solid mineral and mining expert. Aside from being the Chairman of the Solid Minerals and Allied services Group of...

Sat Feb 15th, 2020     Read More →

Arrest any hate-preacher now, Sultan tells security agencies

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Kindly Share This Story:•Disowns Fulani group claiming to own Nigeria •Orders three months prayer for the country The Sultan of Sokoto and President-General of the Nigeria Supreme...

Fri Feb 14th, 2020     Read More →

Fidelity Bank's Youth Empowerment Academy 7 Launches at Sokoto State University

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< Previous1 of 10Next > Fidelity Bank's Youth Empowerment Academy 7 Launches at Sokoto State University Fidelity Bank's Youth Empowerment Academy 7 Launches at Sokoto State...

Thu Feb 13th, 2020     Read More →

Oyetola, Sultan, Ooni others seek fresh strategies in fight against insecurity

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Efforts to find a lasting solution to escalating security challenges facing the country reverberated again yesterday as Osun State Governor Gboyega Oyetola urged holistic approach in the quest...

Thu Feb 13th, 2020     Read More →

Presidency, Kukah clash over Buhari’s undeclared assets

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President Buhari. Photo: TWITTER/NIGERIAGOV• Bishop accuses the president of clannishness, divisiveness • Says no sane citizen ready to die for rudderless Nigeria • I escaped...

Wed Feb 12th, 2020     Read More →

Insecurity: Anarchy looms, clerics warn as protests hold nationwide

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Kindly Share This Story:…Adeboye calls for overhaul of Nigeria’s security infrastructure …leads thousands on 2-km prayer walk … Delta CAN asks for Amotekun in...

Mon Feb 3rd, 2020     Read More →

N3tr after, National Assembly library suffers neglect

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If the size of a library is a measure of how much individuals or nations set store by knowledge as the recipe for development, it is no wonder that Nigeria’s progress is in dire straits....

Mon Feb 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Group lauds Tambuwal for paying new minimum wage

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The support group of Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state (AMWATA), has lauded the governor for paying the new national minimum wage approved by the Federal Government. A statement jointly signed...

Sun Feb 2nd, 2020     Read More →

Senate confirms Hassan as NAHCON chairman

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The Senate has confirmed the appointment of Zikrullah Olakunle Hassan as Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON). President Muhammadu Buhari had on...

Fri Jan 31st, 2020     Read More →

ICAN appoints Ahmed Kumshe as new registrar/chief executive

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The Governing Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) has approved the appointment of a new Registrar/Chief Executive, Professor Ahmed Modu Kumshe. He took over from...

Tue Jan 28th, 2020     Read More →

Troops foil Boko Haram attempt to kill IDPs in Borno

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Kindly Share This Story:…rescue 5 humanitarian workers, Kill 14 terrorists …Kill 2 bandits in North West, rescue 13 kidnap victims Rescued women and children By Kingsley Omonobi In...

Sun Jan 26th, 2020     Read More →