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NIHSA DG warns Nigerians to brace up for more floods

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The Director-General, Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA), Mr Clement Nze , has warned Nigerians to brace up for more floods. He said the country could experience more flooding because of...

Sat Jul 24th, 2021     Read More →

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 →

Taraba Emir gives herders 30-day ultimatum to vacate forests

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The Emir of Muri Empire in Taraba State, Abbas Tafida, has issued a 30-day ultimatum to herders terrorising residents of the state to vacate forests within the state or be forced to do so. The...

Thu Jul 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Victims of police brutality send SOS to Ishaku over damages

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Ishaku Survivors of police brutality in Taraba State have sent a Save Our Soul (SOS) message to Governor Darius Ishaku, urging him to help facilitate the payment of compensation awarded to them...

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 →

There has to be an immediate change in PDP leadership-Rep. Kwewum

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Rep. Rimamnde Kwewum (PDP-Taraba), says there has to be an immediate change in the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) if it plans to win the 2023 presidential election. Kwewum, who...

Mon Jul 19th, 2021     Read More →

NDLEA recovers 548,000 tramadol tablets, arrests drug kingpin

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The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has recovered 548,000 tramadol tablets branded as “Tarkadol” at Nkwelle, Oyi Local Government Area, Anambra State. Its Director, Media...

Sun Jul 18th, 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 →

Average price of kerosene, cooking gas increases in June- NBS

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Cooking gas Cylinders PHOTO: iStock The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the average price per litre paid by consumers for National Household Kerosene increased to N370.29 in June from...

Sat Jul 17th, 2021     Read More →

Youths move to end open defecation In Nigeria, other Africa countries

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Young people between 10-24 years old in Ghana and Nigeria are being mobilised to share ideas on how to end open defecation in their communities. According to the United Nations Children’s...

Sat Jul 17th, 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 →

Fintiri’s projects, Gombe defection and Northeast’s tricky politics

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Fintiri. Photo/facebookWhen Adamawa State Government announced that fourth republic Vice President Atiku Abubakar, alongside five state governors from Southwest, Northwest and Northeast...

Fri Jul 16th, 2021     Read More →

Senate okays electoral offences commission, 20-yr jail for offenders

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The Senate, yesterday, passed the all-important bill seeking to establish the Electoral Offences Commission. The passage makes snatching of ballot boxes an electoral offence that attracts a 20...

Wed Jul 14th, 2021     Read More →

Ishaku decries poor federal presence in Taraba

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Governor Darius Dickson Ishaku of Taraba State has decried poor Federal Government’s presence in the state. He was reacting to recent comments by the state’s APC chairman, Ibrahim...

Mon Jul 12th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: Nigeria records 186 new cases – NCDC

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[FILES] A building of the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) is pictured, amid the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Lagos, Nigeria and other states. REUTERS/Temilade...

Sat Jul 10th, 2021     Read More →