Borno Governorship should be zoned to south, group demands

A call has gone for the rotation of Borno State Governor to the Southern part of the state. No one from Borno South senatorial district has ever been elected or appointed to rule the North East state since it’s creation and this has heightened agitation for the creation of Savannah, …

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2019: Dankwambo Formally Joins PDP Presidential Race

Governor Ibrahim Hassan Says time is ripe for N’East to produce president Gboyega Akinsanmi Gombe State Governor, Dr. Ibrahim Dankwambo saturday declared intention to contest presidential race on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), making him the fifth aspirants the indicated interest in the party nomination. Dankwambo, a …

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Buhari not materialistic, Oba Akiolu tells Conference of Speakers

Rilwan Akiolu, the Oba of Lagos on Saturday, compared President Muhammadu Buhari with other Nigerian past leaders and delivered a verdict: Buhari is a non-materialistic leader. Akiolu said: “If you watch the life of President Buhari, he is not materialistically minded like the other people.” The Lagos monarch made this …

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El-Rufai Inaugurates Power Project In Kaduna

File Photo: Nasir El-Rufai   The Kaduna state Governor, Nasir El-Rufai has inaugurated newly installed electricity transformers in some communities of Chikun Local Government Area of the state. Governor El-Rufai assured the residents of an improved power supply and other basic amenities in all the 255  electoral wards in the …

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Flood kills one person, destroys 40 houses in Kano state – Punch …

A heavy rainfall on Thursday claimed the life of one person and destroyed over 40 houses in Dambatta local government area of Kano state. The down pour which started around 4:00 p.m and lasted for four hours, also destroyed  properties worth millions of Naira. The local government Councillor (Danbatta East), …

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BREAKING: National Coordinator Of Buhari/Osinbajo Pressure …

Yahya Hammajulde, National Coordinator of the Buhari/Osinbajo Again (BOA), has abandoned his assignment and emerged the Adamawa State Chairman of African Democratic Congress (ADC).  BOA is a political pressure group whose mandate is to canvass support for the reelection of President Muhammadu Buhari.  It is sponsored by some aides and …

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Nigerian Activist Runs Schools to Counter Boko Haram Violence

LASSA, NIGERIA —  When Rebecca Gadzama meets with the teachers she oversees, they sometimes hold the meeting outdoors, under trees in open fields. It gives them a chance to spot danger and run in case of an attack. The Islamist militant group Boko Haram is still an ever-present danger in …

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Troops Repel Attack On Military In Yobe State

Army Re-strategizes To Combat Terrorism In The North East The Nigerian Army has revealed that its troops have overpowered gunmen who attacked its team in Jilli, a border town between Borno and Yobe state. Soldiers injured during the attack have also been taken to a military hospital where they are …

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Anxiety over poor harvest eases as rainfall picks up in Jigawa

Anxiety over poor harvest in this year’s farming season following a dry spell experienced in Jigawa State has now been replaced with hope of bumper harvest as crops are now flourishing following appreciable amount of rainfall recorded in the state in the recent past. The farms that were an eyesore …

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I’m ready to sacrifice everything for my people – Gov. Bagudu

Kebbi Assembly refuses to confirm Ag. CJ over alleged certificate alteration — 1st August 2018 NAN  The Kebbi State House of Assembly says it will not confirm the appointment of the state’s Acting Chief Judge, Justice Asabe Karatu, over alleged falsification of  her primary school certificate. The refusal to confirm …

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