CAN Urges FG To Address Kaduna, Plateau Killings

The Kaduna State chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) on Thursday urged the Federal Government to address the frequent attacks on communities in the Southern part of the State and in Plateau State before the situation degenerates into genocide. The call is coming few days after not less than 34 people were killed in …

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Gunmen Kill 80 in Plateau, Kaduna, Yobe

Defence Hqs Seriki Adinoyi, John Shiklam and Michael Olugbode  Some 80 persons have been killed by gunmen in separate attacks on villages in Plateau, Kaduna and Yobe States. In Plateau State, some 30 persons, including two soldiers, were killed in two villages in Riyom Local Government Area, barely 24 hours …

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I’ll Do Anything for PDP to Succeed, Bafarawa Says

A former governor of Sokoto State, Attahiru Bafarawa, who recently defected from the All Progressives Congress, APC, to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, said he is ready to do anything to ensure the success of his new party. Mr. Bafarawa who led a delegation of his supporters to the on …

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Bafarawa: President Jonathan to visit Sokoto on Saturday

President Goodluck Jonathan is expected to pay a one-day official visit to Sokoto on Saturday, Feb.8. News of the visit was contained in a statement issued by the Secretary of the Publicity Committee set up for the visit, Alhaji Yusuf Dingyadi and made available to newsmen in Sokoto on Thursday. …

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Northern Nigeria’s Music Legends

Photo: Leadership Music and dance are an integral part of Nigeria’s rich cultural heritage. The diverse cultures, each with its techniques and instruments, have different kinds of music, ranging from folk to popular music, some of which is known worldwide. The period of the late 1960s through the ’70s and …

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Registration: Sokoto APC resorts to house-to-house mobilisation

All Progressives Congress Party started members’ registration on Thursday The All Progressives Congress, APC, in Sokoto State has resorted to house-to-house mobilisation in its drive for membership. A member of the Registration Committee of the party, Aminu Sokoto, said in Sokoto on Thursday that the party would do everything humanly possible to ensure all …

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Rivers CP, Mbu, moved at last •Now FCT CP •Rivers govt expresses reservation

AT last, the controversial Rivers State Commissioner of Police, Joseph Mbu, has been redeployed. Mbu, according to a release by the Police Service Commission (PSC), by its spokesman, Ferdinand Ekpe, on Thursday, was redeployed to the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) as commissioner of police. The deployment followed the recommendations of …

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