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When leaders play the ethnic cards

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Bala Mohammed Events across the country in the recent times especially, the increase in the numbers of mobile terrorists masquerading as herders in dispensing their nefarious operation have shown...

Thu Feb 25th, 2021     Read More →

Prices of grains rise in Yobe

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Prices of grains have increased at Potiskum Grains Market in Yobe, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. A NAN correspondent, who went round the market on Monday, observed the increase in the...

Mon Feb 22nd, 2021     Read More →

Automation of number plates, licence issuance knock-off middlemen — Official

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FRSC Officers PHOTO:TwitterSome residents of North East say the automation of process of obtaining Drivers’ Licence and Vehicle Number Plates has helped in sanitising the system and...

Sun Feb 21st, 2021     Read More →

Kudos, complaints as APC ‘identifies’ its members

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Buni • Buni’s Revalidation Overpowers Opposition When in June 2020, the All Progressives Congress (APC) Caretaker and Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) was created...

Sun Feb 21st, 2021     Read More →

Gundu: Why herders/farmers clashes, killings remain intractable

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Gundu Inter-communal crises accentuated by herders versus farmers’ clashes and killings ravaging the country are fast threatening the country’s unity. Unfortunately, government and...

Sun Feb 21st, 2021     Read More →

Insecurity: ACF charges FG to sit up

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Arewa leaders, under the aegis of the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), while lamenting the pervasive insecurity in the country, especially in the north, have called on the Federal Government to sit...

Sat Feb 20th, 2021     Read More →

Buni commends FEC’s N8bn approval for Damaturu dam project

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Gov. Mai Mala-Buni of Yobe has commended the Federal government for approving N8 billion for the construction of a dam in Damaturu to boost water supply, according to Alhaji Mamman Mohammed, his...

Wed Feb 10th, 2021     Read More →

Femi Fani-Kayode has joined APC, says Yahaya Bello

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Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello on Wednesday said the former Nigeria aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode has joined the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). “I have the mandate to...

Wed Feb 10th, 2021     Read More →

Senators notified of Buhari’s request on new appointments

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Senate leader, Lawan. Photo: TWITTER/DRAHMADLAWANPresident Muhammadu Buhari’s request for confirmation of former service chiefs as non-career ambassadors to Nigerian foreign missions has...

Wed Feb 10th, 2021     Read More →

Senate receives Buhari’s request to confirm ex-service chiefs as non-career ambassadors, others

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The Senate on Tuesday received President Muhammadu Buhari’s request to confirm former Service Chiefs as non-career ambassador designates to Nigeria foreign missions. Buhari’s request...

Tue Feb 9th, 2021     Read More →

Why I met APC governors - Fani-Kayode

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L-R Femi Fani-Kayode, chairman of the APC caretaker committee, Malam Mai Mala Buni and Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State. PHOTO:TWITTER/ Yahaya Bello MEDIA CENTREFormer Nigeria aviation...

Tue Feb 9th, 2021     Read More →

Nigerian Army sponsors Blessing’s bone marrow transplant in India

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The case of 15-year-old Blessing Ihejirika, daughter of Staff-Sergeant Innocent Ihejirika, who is currently among the soldiers defending Yobe State from insurgents, has won the favour of the...

Tue Feb 9th, 2021     Read More →

Buhari’s success: Who should claim responsibility?  

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Buhari. Photo; TWITTER/NIGERIAGOV The other day, our no-nonsense President, Muhammadu Buhari surveyed the land on which he has sown in due, sorry six planting seasons, juxtaposed his numerous...

Sun Feb 7th, 2021     Read More →

Nigerian troops take last Boko Haram stronghold in 'Timbuktu triangle'

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Nigerian troops backed by jets have taken control of several camps of IS-linked jihadists, with two senior commanders escaping after several other ranking militants were killed, two military...

Fri Feb 5th, 2021     Read More →

APC: Nwosu backs Akande, seeks genuine reconciliation

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The position of former Interim National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Chief Bisi Akande, on the abnormality of the national caretaker committee headed by Yobe State Governor, Mai...

Fri Feb 5th, 2021     Read More →