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Author Archives: Muhammed Adamu

Yellow card for el-Rufa’i (1)

The good people of Kaduna State are very much frustrated over glaring failure to actualize their hopes and wishes. An atmosphere of disappointment has currently permeated the state invoking an eerie feeling of letdown. It was that of sadness and ...

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Bagudu’s reality governance

By Muhammed Yunusa Saleh In its vital and flourishing principle, democracy as a system of governance vests virtually all the powers of decision making on the people for the betterment and development of their living standards. Here, the people and ...

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Jigawa: Towards effective health care delivery

By Sunusi Usaini Madobi Health is wealth, is a common adage and it is on this note that the present administration in Jigawa State introduced numerous programmes aimed at enhancing effective, functional and qualitative health care delivery. The Jigawa State ...

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NAF feeds 1,000 pupils in IDPs camps

Personnel best at Babcock varsity Nigerian Air Force has begun daily feeding of 1,000 school pupils in Internally Displaced Peoples Camps in Dalori and Bama, Borno State. NAF’s spokesperson, Air Commodore Olatokunbo Adesanya said the work was part of NAF ...

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Troops uncover IED in Sambisa

Lose officer, soldier to explosives in Borno villages  Troops of 151 Battalion on fighting patrol within Lt. Col. Abu Ali Shooting Range, Sambisa forest, discovered hole prepared for Improvised Explosive Device (IED) by Boko Haram terrorists on Wednesday 28th June ...

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Letter to APC Governors’ Forum

For the All Progressives Congress (APC), its governors and legislators to be truly progressive and move Nigeria forward, as those controlling the reins of power today, they must help to create a constitution that will make Nigeria equitable and sustainable, ...

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After the storm of quit notice(s)

Truly, Nigeria does not yield to dull moments. A coalition of northern youths made a proof of this about two weeks ago, issuing a quit notice to the Igbo in northern Nigeria with explained reasons. Any one among the northern ...

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Plight of Plateau corps members

After graduation, graduates are mandatorily required serve to their father land under the National Youth Service Corps scheme. This is a scheme established after the civil war in other to integrate and re-integrate Nigerians. People are posted to different parts ...

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Inside Bauchi gov’s aide’s resignation

DONALD IORCHIR presents Bauchi state government’s side of the resignation of Governor Muhammed Abubakar’s Senior Special Assistant The resignation of the Senior Special Assistant, SSA, to Governor Mohammed Abubakar on Scheduling, Alhaji Tahir Ibrahim Tahir, the Talban Bauchi, has elicited ...

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6 European countries deport 34 Nigerians

Thirty-four Nigerians deported from six European countries for immigration-related offences arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos yesterday. The deportees, who arrived at 6:30am, were sent back home from Switzerland, Germany, Iceland, Austria, Belgium and Hungary. They comprised ...

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‘Cancer kills 68 persons daily’

By Usman Ibn A. Lapai Kaduna Civil Society for Cancer Eradication in Nigeria (CiSCANEN) has stated at a three-day training for Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) on awareness to reduce the high prevalence of cancer that it “kills 68 people daily.” ...

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Spare-tyre Yemi Osinbajo

The spare tyre is an important component of an automobile which many a motorist hardly pays much attention to, me inclusive. Oftentimes, we would drive to a vulcaniser and ask him to gauge the pressure of the tyres without any ...

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2017 Budget: In defence of Osinbajo

By Abdulmumin Jibrin Acting President Yemi Osinbajo made what, in my opinion, was a harmless remark when he observed that the National Assembly has no powers to introduce new projects in the budget. In the same statement, however, he admitted ...

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Nigeria Police, so far, so good

By Ayuba Ahmad No one else but the most nefarious and most wanted criminal in the recent history of crime, the cold-blooded Chukwueubem Onwuamadike, alias, Evans, admitted that indeed, “The Nigeria Police is no longer like before”. In apparent reference ...

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Ugwuanyi: Endorsement galore ahead 2019

The support and goodwill the Enugu state Governor, Hon Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, enjoys from the people is being expressed by endorsing him for second term, as RAPHAEL EDE observes in this write-up Although 2019 is literally far ahead, politicians known for ...

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Police dismiss ACP, 3 others

By Chizoba Ogbeche Abuja The Police Service Commission (PSC) has approved the dismissal of four senior police officers. The dismissed officers include one Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) and three Assistant Superintendents of Police (ASP). They were sacked over cases ...

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IRS, CRK, compulsory for students – FG

By Abdullahi M. Gulloma Abuja The federal government has said that the Islamic Religious Studies (IRS) and the Christian Religious Knowledge (CRK) are compulsory for Muslim and Christians students respectively. Addressing State House correspondents at the end of the weekly ...

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Oil marketers demand outstanding N720bn subsidy

By Patrick Andrew with agency report The Major Oil Marketers Association of Nigeria (MOMAN) is piqued that the federal government is yet to pay the outstanding N720bn subsidy claims and has subsequently demanded immediate payment of the debts. The association ...

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FIFA probe Uganda FA chief

The head of Uganda’s football association Moses Magogo said that he was under investigation by FIFA over his alleged involvement in the illegal sale of 2014 World Cup tickets. According to a letter sent from FIFA to Magogo that was ...

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NYCN urges youth on peace process

Stories by Ene Osang Abuja The President, National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) Murtala Garba, has said dialogue is vital to addressing the current economic and security situation in the country. Addressing Journalists in Abuja yesterday, at the flag off ...

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Expert seeks data-base for farmers

By Patrick Ahanor Benin City Agribusiness expert, Mr. Peter Igbinosun, has urged government at all levels to formulate policy geared towards documentation of farmers and make it agriculture attractive through the right incentives. He listed such incentives to included lands, ...

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