Why Boko Haram Mentality Thrives In Borno – Barrister Zannah

Barrister Zannah Mustpaha could be described as a man of vision. But when he resolved to set up a free school for orphans and vulnerable children in Maiduguri, Borno state, he did not envision that someday it will be peopled by children whose parents would die in the hands of …

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10, 000 people with eye problem receive treatment in Jigawa

THE MTN communication network under the MTN foundation Eyesight Restoration Intervention Scheme (ERIS), on Tuesday, commenced free eye surgery and medication to 10, 000 people in Jigawa State. This was disclosed by the director of the foundation, Mrs Aisha Saudaki, during the kick-off of the scheme in Dutse, saying the …

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Dangote Targets 1.5m Tonnes of Local Sugar Production

Aliko Dangote By Crusoe Osagie Towards meeting the national sugar master plan, Dangote Sugar Refinery is actively pursuing a backward integration master plan with a target of producing a total of 1.5 million tonnes of sugar per annum locally from its subsidiaries. Savannah Sugar, one of its subsidiaries, at present …

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Emergency Rule Extension Designed To Cripple Adamawa – Nyako

Governor Murtala Nyako of Adamawa State yesterday blamed the extension of the emergency rule in the state by President Goodluck Jonathan as the handiwork of “Abuja politicians” from the state who are bent on “causing calamity and destruction in the state”. Nyako made the remark when the members of Bishops …

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Borno: Victims of Boko Haram get assistance from FG

Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima has expressed gladness over the Federal Government’s determination to provide assistance to victims of Boko Haram insurgency, particularly those residing in Borno State. Shettima stated this while reacting to media reports on a promise made by the President on Sunday in Warri, Delta State. In …

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Jigawa urges residents to submit memoranda for confab

• NACA vows to win war against HIV/AIDS THE Jigawa State government has urged that individuals, non-governmental organisations and other interest groups are free to attend and express their views at the sitting of the presidential advisory committee on national dialogue.   Meanwhile, the National Association of Yoruba Descendants in …

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Police arrest Katsina teenager for killing ex-LG boss gay partner

The suspect reportedly killed the ex-chairman for failing to fulfil his many promises A 17-year old boy has been arrested by police in Katsina state for allegedly killing former local government chairman, whom the police suspect was the gay partner of the suspect. The suspect was arrested for allegedly killing …

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Sule Lamido on G-7/PDP crisis: ‘Why Jonathan must negotiate’

Sule Lamido on G-7/PDP crisis: ‘Why Jonathan must negotiate’ Category: Nigeria News Published on Sunday, 10 November 2013 10:04 Written by Ochereome Nnanna Hits: 212 Governor Sule Lamido of Jigawa State and member of the group of seven governors opposed to the PDP leadership played host to Sunday Vanguard in …

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