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Chibok girls: Reflection of all that’s wrong with Nigeria – Aisha Abu

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We believe Leah will come back one day – Presidency By Olayinka Ajayi Conveners of Bring back our girls has lamented over the spate of insecurity and killings that has ravaged lives and...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Presiding Officers’ admission: We’re vindicated – PDP

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has said the alleged admission by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, presiding officers in Borno and Yobe states...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

We have depreciated Boko Haram’s efficacy – FG

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The Federal Government on Monday reiterated its position that it has “largely depreciated the efficiency and efficacy of Boko Haram” insurgents. The Minister of Information and...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Tinubu backing Lawan, Gbajabiamila because of 2023 – Saraki

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…says Attack on him by Tinubu is about his 2023 Ambition …says Despite his Smear Campaign and Hatred for Me, Tinubu Should, At Least, Dwell on Facts By Henry Umoru ABUJA –...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Yobe records peaceful Easter

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Christian faithful in Damaturu on Monday celebrated the Easter peacefully without breach of peace and security. File: Church A NAN correspondent who went round the metropolis reports that the...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

US warns terrorists continue to plot Sri Lanka attacks

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The US State Department has warned of possible terrorist attacks in a revised travel advisory for Sri Lanka, after a series of deadly blasts killed nearly 300 people — including Americans...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Ninth Nass: Why I support APC, Buhari’s position – Tinubu

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By Clifford Ndujihe & Levinus Nwabughiogu Says he is not positioning himself for 2023 presidential poll I pray for your success, Ooni tells Bago Doguwa opts for Reps’ majority...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Buhari is right; fuel subsidy is a fraud

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By Owei Lakemfa PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari was Petroleum Minister from 1976-78 and Governor of North-Eastern State, comprising today’s Bauchi, Gombe, Borno, Yobe, Taraba and Adamawa...

Mon Apr 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria’s ‘severely wasted children’: The inside story

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By Chioma Obinna It is no news that Nigeria ranks high among countries with unenviable statistics on child malnutrition. She has the second highest stunted children in the world with estimated 17...

Sun Apr 21st, 2019     Read More →

Is Oshiomhole counting his chickens before hatching

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By Emmanuel Aziken Comrade Adams Oshiomhole’s success as one of Nigeria’s most successful labour leaders is a fact that would remain etched in the annals of the country’s labour...

Sat Apr 20th, 2019     Read More →

SENATE PRESIDENCY: APC frowns at senators eyeing PDP for support

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By Patrick Azamosa THE ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has said that it is working on building a National Assembly whose actions and practices will be in line with what obtains in developed...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →

Girl child education beyond enrolment in school, but… – UNICEF

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The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) on Tuesday, says that girl child education is beyond getting girls into schools. UNICEF Dr Zakari Adam, Chief of Field Office, UNICEF Kaduna stated this...

Wed Apr 17th, 2019     Read More →

9th NASS: Fresh crisis looms in APC over leadership slots

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•Buhari meets with APC lawmakers-elect, Oshiomhole, NWC officials •APC Youth leaders reject NWC’s micro zoning formula •Bago campaign makes case for N/Central as N’Delta...

Wed Apr 17th, 2019     Read More →

Senate Presidency : Youth Forum throws weight behind Lawan

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as Lawan reiterates that his Presidency will be all inclusive irrespective of party affiliation By Henry Umoru ABUJA – AHEAD of the inauguration of the 9th National Assembly and election of...

Tue Apr 16th, 2019     Read More →

SENATE PRESIDENCY: Borno elders, Shettima divided over Lawan, Ndume

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Elders back Ndume, gov goes for Lawan Why Ndume won’t step down — Associate By Henry Umoru ABUJA—GOVERNOR Kashim Shettima of Borno State and elders of the state, yesterday,...

Tue Apr 16th, 2019     Read More →