Aviation: Kano Remains Big Market In Spite Of Insecurity

THE tragic incident that occurred on the night of Monday July 29, at Sabon Gari in Kano, when about 20 revelers were killed at a relaxation spot in the city, which was widely reported in the global media is one of tragic incidents that often shape opinions on economic interests in Nigeria and not …

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JTF Kills Boko Haram Second-in-Command

Defence Headquarters • JNI urges FG to stop mindless killings by terrorists John Shiklam,  Michael Olugbode and Senator Iroegbu The Joint Task Force (JTF) in Borno State, Operation Restore Order, Wednesday claimed it had killed Momodu Bama, the second-in-command to the Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, during a recent confrontation …

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State of Emergency not an impediment to Yobe council polls – Official

The state will proceed with the council elections despite the emergency rule. Muhammad Jauro, the Chairman of Yobe Independent Electoral Commission (YSIEC), has said that the state of emergency imposed on the state would not hinder the conduct of council polls. Fielding questions from newsmen in Damaturu on Saturday, Mr. …

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Jigawa budgets N1b to meet UNESCO, MDG targets

WorldStage Newsonline– Jigawa State Government said it has committed over N1 billion in training about 180,000 adults on basic literacy and provision of learning facilities on adult literacy and mass education in the last four years in an effort to meet the UNESCO standard and MDG’s target Speaking at  the …

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Sokoto govt offers jobs to 541 graduates

A fewer than 541 graduates of Sokoto State origin are sure of employment by the state government this month. The beneficiaries will include first, master and doctorate degree holders, Governor Aliyu Wamakko said on Thursday while on the traditional Sallah homage to the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, in …

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‘CAN Has Never Had It So Good’

In reaction to some of the comments, on this page, made by the founder and spiritual head of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Elijah Babatunde Ayodele, two Sundays ago, Elder Sunday Oibe, Director, Research, Planning and Strategy of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) was at Rutam House, Corporate office of …

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Suspected Boko Haram attack in north Nigeria kills 11

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AFP) –  Suspected Boko Haram Islamists have stormed a town in northeast Nigeria, opened fire on police and civilians and killed 11 people, residents and a local lawmaker told AFP Friday. The attack happened late Thursday in the town of Damboa in Borno state, Boko Haram’s stronghold and …

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JTF, vigilance group arrest two women with arms

• Forum warns against diversion of relief materials THE Joint Task Force (JTF) and members of the Borno Vigilance Youths Group (BVYG) Wednesday announced the arrest of two women with arms strapped with their baby on their back in Ruwan Zafi and Zajeri wards of Maiduguri metropolis.  The women, according …

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Jigawa Deputy Speaker,Driver Die In Auto Crash

The Deputy Speaker of the Jigawa State House of Assembly, Honourable Inuwa Sule Udi has died in a car accident which occured along Kano-Ringim road, about forty kilometres from Kano. According to the acting Sector Commander of the FRSC in Kano, Mr. Kabir Nadabo, who confirmed the incident and the …

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