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Social Investment Program is life changer in Jigawa

I have decided to drop this piece as many people may not be aware of the silent revolution going on in Jigawa State through Social Investment Program. Between May and April,2018,a total of ten thousand (10,000)households have benefited from Federal Government’s conditional cash transfer of N5000 per month and many …

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EFCC storms Jigawa over funds diversion allegation

By Aliyu Dangida Dutse—Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has stormed Jigawa State, following allegation of funds diversion against council chairmen in the state. It was learned that Governor Mohammed Abubakar was away to China for “searching for foreign investors” during the visit of the anti-graft agency. EFCC operatives Vanguard …

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Flood: Over 500 Jigawa Communities Vulnerable To Infections

Even though Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) was right in its prediction of flooding in some states of the country including Jigawa State this year, no one in the state thought the disaster could be worst beyond expectation as it eventually happened. MUH’D ZANGINA KURA (Dutse) reports. As the water level …

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North West: Primaries may alter calculations in jigawa, Kaduna, katsina

BEN AGANDE, KADUNA, Dangida Aliyu, Jigawa; Bashir Bello, Katsina. The recent primaries in the major political parties in the Northern part of the country have thrown up new challenges that pose a threat to the otherwise cohesive position of the All Progressive congress, APC and the People’s Democratic Party, PDP …

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Nigeria: Why We’re Yet to Enact Child Rights Act in Jigawa – Lawmaker

By Abubakar Ahmadu Maishanu The Deputy Speaker, Jigawa State House of Assembly, Ahmad Garba, on Thursday explained why the state is yet to enact a new child rights act saying the initial law was repealed because it did not follow due process before enactment. He said once due process is …

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Nigerian university expels 485 students

The Federal University Dutse in Nigerias Jigawa State has expelled 485 students for poor academic performance and sundry offences. The affected students were drawn from all the academic departments in the university. The management said more students would be axed soon, writes Abubakar Ahmadu Maishanu for Premium Times. More students …

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Nigeria: Flood – Over 500 Jigawa Communities Vulnerable to Infections

By Muh’d Zangina Kura Even though Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) was right in its prediction of flooding in some states of the country including Jigawa State this year, no one in the state thought the disaster could be worst beyond expectation as it eventually happened. As the water level around …

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