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Inside PDP, APC’s Permutations Of Presidential Candidate

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As the count-down to the 2023 Presidential Elections ticks, aspirants who have indicated interest to fly the flag of political parties have intensified the lobbying of delegates’ votes. The...

Sun May 22nd, 2022     Read More →

Teachers without TRCN certification are unqualified, FG insists as 9,204 sit for qualifying exams

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THE Teachers Registration Council, (TRCN) has rescheduled its Batch A of the 2022 teachers’ Professional Qualifying Examination (PQE) in Sokoto and Zamfara states over recent security...

Sat May 21st, 2022     Read More →

Bickering Over Zoning Finally Laid To Rest In APC, PDP

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There are indications that the push to have the two major political parties in the country zone the presidency to a particular region, ahead of the general elections, may have been overtaken by...

Sat May 21st, 2022     Read More →

Matawalle creates two additional emirates

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Governor Bello Matawallen of Zamfara State has signed into law, the amended Emirates Councils Establishment law, effectively creating two more Emirates to the existing 17 in the state. The law,...

Wed May 18th, 2022     Read More →

CUPP Alleges Plot To Use Fake List For Imo PDP Primaries  

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Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) spokesperson, Ikenga Imo Ugochinyere, has alleged fresh plot by some officials of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) allegedly working for external...

Wed May 18th, 2022     Read More →

Groups Allege Plot To Subvert Zamfara APC Primaries

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Two groups, All Progressives Congress Youth Solidarity Network (APCYSN) and the Guardian of Democracy and Development Initiative (GoDDI) have petitioned the Independent National Electoral...

Wed May 18th, 2022     Read More →

Education Sector Crisis: A Future That Is Ruined

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Nigeria is at a tipping point regarding security, human capacity development and economic growth. However, the biggest challenge we face as a country is not about the challenges of today but a...

Mon May 16th, 2022     Read More →

NDLEA blocks Italy, Dubai-bound drugs in Lagos, seizes 203,879 Tramadol tabs in Abia, Kaduna, Yobe, Kogi raids

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Fresh bids by drug cartels to export Tramadol, Ecstasy MDMA and Cannabis to Milan, Italy and Dubai, United Arab Emirates through the Lagos Airport have been foiled by operatives of the National...

Sun May 15th, 2022     Read More →

Zamfara: Former governorship aspirant seeks to return to House of Representatives

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Former Governorship aspirant on the All Progressives Congress from Zamfara State, Honourable Aminu Sani Jaji, has given an indication of his return to the House of Representatives. Jaji who was...

Sat May 14th, 2022     Read More →

NAF @ 58: ‘We’ll Provide Safe Environment For Nigerians’

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The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has pledged to provide a peaceful environment for Nigerians to function, adding that relative peace has returned to Niger, Kaduna and Zamfara States in recent...

Fri May 13th, 2022     Read More →

Why always the North?

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Northern Nigeria has become a boulevard for every absurdity, ranging from kidnapping, armed banditry, Boko Haram insurgency, cattle rustling, armed robbery, communal clashes. The recent onslaught...

Fri May 13th, 2022     Read More →

JUST IN- Army Arrests Soldier Selling Ammunitions To Bandits In Zamfara

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The Nigerian Army has arrested a serving soldier with 1,000 rounds of ammunitions which he intended to sell to terrorists for N1million. The soldier, attached to the Forward Operations Base (FOB)...

Thu May 12th, 2022     Read More →

Of poverty and inequality in Nigeria

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THE widening gap of poverty and inequality in Nigeria is becoming unbearable. It needs urgent attention for the nation to meet the sustainable goals of reducing extreme poverty and hunger....

Thu May 12th, 2022     Read More →

Presidential Primaries: North-West Pivotal To My Success – Tambuwal  

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People’s Democratic Party (PDP) presidential hopeful and Sokoto State governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has described the holding of the party’s North-West zonal congress as crucial to...

Tue May 10th, 2022     Read More →

Before We Drink From A Poisoned Chalice

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Zoning, as wisely conceived by our political gladiators some years ago was to give every geopolitical part of this country a sense of belonging; destroy the vestiges of mutual suspicion, mistrust...

Tue May 10th, 2022     Read More →