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By admin On 22 Mar, 2017 At 01:26 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
Aminu Waziri Tambuwal

In his desire to boost agriculture in Sokoto State, governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has approved the recruitment of additional extension workers to increase manpower and expertise in the state’s wheat value chain. According to the governor, those to be employed include university graduates and holders of national diploma in agricultural science, agric-economy, crop science and […]


By admin On 22 Mar, 2017 At 01:46 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
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A bill seeking to ban the practice of giving excruciating pains being undergone by victims of tribal marks in Nigeria has scaled second reading in the Senate. The senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye is the prime-mover of the bill, “A Bill for an Act to provide for the Prohibition of Facial Mutilation, the Offences, […]


By admin On 22 Mar, 2017 At 01:20 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
APC

Barrister Sharon Ikeazor has said that the All Progressives Congress (APC) can field candidates for Anambra Central Senatorial Election, urging the minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige to win the election for the APC. It would be recalled that a Federal High Court in Abuja has dismissed a suit seeking to compel the […]


By admin On 22 Mar, 2017 At 01:45 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
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Senator Abubakar Girei is a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC). In this interview with select journalists in Kaduna, he acknowledged the hard times Nigerians are going through but stressed that President Muhammadu Buhari is not to be blamed. In his opinion, the 16 years ‘misrule’ of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is responsible […]


By admin On 21 Mar, 2017 At 01:04 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
Prof Yakubu INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, said yesterday that over 7.8 million Permanent Voter Cards (PVC) are yet to be collected. INEC chairman Prof Mahmood Yakubu, who stated this at the maiden quarterly consultative meeting with the media in Abuja, appealed to those yet to collect their PVCs to visit their local government areas to […]


By admin On 21 Mar, 2017 At 01:17 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
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The leadership crisis in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) involving the Senator Ahmed Makarfi camp and that of Senator Ali Modu Sheriff is responsible for the gale of defection that is currently blowing across the party, LEADERSHIP checks have revealed. It was gathered that stakeholders, including founding members of the party, are disturbed over the […]


By admin On 21 Mar, 2017 At 01:24 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
National assembly senate

The Senate has resolved to probe allegations that its insistence to summon the Comptroller General of Nigeria Customs Service, Hameed Ali, to appear before senators was because the vehicle of Senate President, Bukola Saraki was seized by the service. The resolution followed a motion on matters of privilege raised by Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume (APC, […]


By admin On 20 Mar, 2017 At 01:49 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
Atiku Abubakar

Ahead of the 2019 general elections youths under the auspices of Concerned Nigerian Youth Development Organisation (CYNDO), at the weekend declared that no intimidation can stop the presidential ambition of former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar. This was stated by the National Coordinator, CNYDO, Comrade Joel Edegba, while appraising the gradual build up towards […]


By admin On 20 Mar, 2017 At 01:28 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
Sheriff Makarfi PDP

National chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) Ali Modu Sheriff, has applied to the Supreme Court for the withdrawal of an appeal filed in the name of the party by the Ahmed Makarfi-led faction. By this move, Sheriff has began the process of halting Makarfi’s appeal of the judgement of the Court of Appeal, […]


By admin On 16 Mar, 2017 At 01:08 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
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Chairman of the national caretaker committee, Sen Ahmed Makarfi, yesterday threw more light into how national chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Sen Ali Modu Sheriff, backtracked on the peace proposal by former President Goodluck Jonatnan over the crisis rocking the party. Makarfi who stated this at a meeting of PDP Northern leaders and […]


By admin On 16 Mar, 2017 At 01:19 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
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Civil Society Organisations, (CSO) yesterday backed the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) over the announcement of dates for 2019 general elections recently. They, however, condemned the interference of the security agencies in the electoral process in recent major polls and advised that security agencies should be more professional and non-partisan. The CSOs, disclosed this in  […]



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