15 Unions Endorse Fashe for Adamawa NLC Chairmanship Election

Daji Sani in Yola Fifteen labour unions in Adamawa State have endorsed the National Publicity Secretary of Nigerian Union of Local Government Employees NULGE, Mr. Emmanuel Fashe for the state’s chairmanship position of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC). The Chairman of Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) in the state, Mr. Rodney …

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Boko Haram: VSF reconstructs public infrastructure in North East

Victims Support Fund (VSF) has reconstructed a number of public infrastructure in the insurgency ravaged North East states of Borno, Adamawa and Yobe and parts of Benue and Taraba states. Dr Sunday Ochoche, Executive Director, VSF, disclosed this on the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) flagship programme, NAN Forum, in …

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9th NASS: APC governors, others endorse Lawan, Gbajabiamila’s candidature, says Gov Shettima

– Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno says former governors in the incoming 9th National Assembly will align with the APC’s decision – He said the former governors have endorsed the candidature of Senator Ahmad Lawan for the seat of Senate president – The governor said the group had also endorsed …

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Jigawa records 16 deaths, as property worth millions destroyed in fire incidents

Sixteen persons lost their lives as property worth millions of Naira were destroyed in 90 different fire outbreaks within the first quarter of 2019 in Jigawa state. This was disclosed by the Jigawa State Directorate of Fire Service and Rescue, Alhaji Ahmad Danyaro Gumel, to journalists on Sunday. He said …

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Native Of Anambra, Raised In Sokoto… Nigerian Lady Breaks 100-Year Record At Indian University

Stella Emelife Chinelo, a  2012/2013 First Class Graduate of Chemistry from Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, has emerged the best graduating student from a Master’s degree from University of Mysore, India with a Final Grade Point (FGP) of 9.623%. By this feat, the 29-year-old Anambra native who was raised in Sokoto, …

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Fuel scarcity bites harder in South West

 FEMI MAKINDE, FEMI ASU, ABIODUN NEJO,  PETER DADA and  BOLA BAMIGBOLA Fuel queues, which surfaced last week in some parts of the country, grew worse in many cities in the South-West and the North on Saturday as a few filling stations dispensed petrol. SUNDAY PUNCH gathered that the scarcity became …

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VIDEO: Kaduna state governor Nasir El-Rufai turns rapper

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Zamfara killings: Nigeria police seal mining locations in Kano

– The Nigeria Police Force has ordered immediate suspension of mining activities in Kano state – The commissioner of police in the state, Mohammad Wakili, said the directive was to contain security threats – The command has since deployed a special police unit to enforce strict compliance The Kano police …

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BREAKING: Court Gives INEC Green Light To Conduct Supplementary Governorship Election In Adamawa

A High Court sitting in Yola, Adamawa State, on Tuesday vacated the order restraining the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from conducting supplementary governorship election in the state. The sitting judge, Justice Abdulaziz Waziri, vacated his own order, saying: “Election is a constitutional matter; this court would not be used …

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Nigerian troops evacuate ‘entire town’ in security operation: UN

Up to 10,000 civilians have been forcibly relocated because of a military operation against Boko Haram in northeast Nigeria, the United Nations said on Thursday, calling for better protection. At least 2,000 people were initially said to have been moved the 40km from Jakana to the Borno state capital, Maiduguri, …

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