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Jigawa Perm Sec Suspended over Security Breach

By Umar Akilu Majeri, Dutse Jigawa state government has suspended its permanent secretary on security matter for alleged subordination and possibly breach of security; this is according to the information made available to 247ureports.com. The suspension was announced by the secretary to the Jigawa state government. It stated that the …

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Man Arreested For Defiling 8yr old Baby In Jigawa

By Umar Akilu Majeri, Dutse –The Nigerian civil and security defense corps operating in Jigawa State has arrested one Ahmed Sule [30years of age] at kudai village of dutse local government area for raping and defiling an 8years old Aisha Abdullahi of kudai gabas quarters. The suspect who is now …

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Jigawa to Arrest Street Beggars

From: Umar Akilu Majeri, Dutse The Jigawa state Government has yesterday announced the ban of street begging across the entire communities of the state. This was disclosed by the chairman Dutse local government Alhaji Abdulaziz Dankofa during the opening ceremony of the disbursement of Zakka at the Dutse Emirs palace, …

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How security reports saved Tukur •OBJ, Jonathan ‘boys’ set for war in S/West

PRESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan had to literally beg members of the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the Peoples Democratic Party on Thursday to save the job of Alhaji Bamanga Tukur as the party’s National Chairman, based on security reports at his disposal. Jonathan, according to Presidency sources, was shocked by the …

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Tax registration in Jigawa to be automated

The Joint Tax Board (JTB) on Wednesday said it was working to automate tax registration activities to facilitate revenue generation.The Secretary of JTB Muhammad Abubakar, said this in Dutse at a one-day sensitisation workshop on Taxpayer Identification Number. The programme is an initiative of JTB in collaboration with the Federal Inland Revenue …

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6000 Patients Undergo Free Eye Surgery In Jigawa

No fewer than 6,000 people with cataract disease are to undergo free surgery in Jigawa, Dr Abdulrahman Ashiru, the Coordinator, Eye care and Neglected Tropical Diseases, has said. Ashiru made this known at the ongoing free eye surgery in Dutse on Wednesday. It is sponsored by the state government in …

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Meningitis has killed over 560 persons in four years – NEMA

National Emergency Management Agency, said Nigeria has the highest cases of cerebral spinal meningitis epidemic in Africa, saying  that over 562 persons have died as a result of the epidemic from 2009 to date. Mr. Apollos Jediel, who is the Head of Operations of the National Emergency Management Agency,NEMA, Gombe, …

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