Borno APC: Wild jubilations as Zullum names Kadafur as running mate

The tension that enveloped the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Borno State over the choice of the Deputy Governorship candidate has given way to wild jubilations following the unveiling of Umar Usman Kadafur. DAILY POST reports that Maiduguri the state capital, Biu, Hawul and adjourning areas erupted into jubilations, celebrating …

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Teach for Nigeria Partners Kaduna State Government to Reform Education in Northern Nigeria

(L-R): Folasade Adefisayo, Co-founder/Board member, Teach For Nigeria; Ahmed Mansur, Board member, Teach For Nigeria; Malam Nasir El-Rufai, Executive Governor, Kaduna State; Folawe Omikunle, Chief Executive Officer, Teach For Nigeria; Malam Ja’afaru Sani, Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Kaduna State; at a meeting with the management and board of …

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ANALYSIS: Amidst controversial primaries in states, APC set to submit list of candidates

The governing All Progressives Congress (APC) and other political parties are expected to submit their list of candidates for the 2019 general elections today. The electoral commission (INEC) had in a notice to all the political parties directed them to conduct primaries as required by the Electoral Act 2010 (as …

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US agency signs agreement with Kebbi govt to invest $10 million in agribusinesses

US agency signs agreement with Kebbi govt to invest $10 million in agribusinesses The United States African Development Foundation (USADF) has entered a $10 million agreement with Kebbi State Government to provide seed capital and technical assistance to local agribusinesses in the state. The agreement, which will last for five …

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One killed as Kaduna Govt. imposes curfew on Kasuwan Magani community

Godwin Isenyo, Kaduna Kasuwan Magani is less than 40 kilometres away from Kaduna metropolis; and gateway to the southern part of the state, Plateau, Nasarawa and Benue States. Governor Nasir El-Rufai’s Senior Special Assistance on Media and Publicity, Mr. Samuel Aruwan, in a statement, said the curfew took immediate effect. …

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