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Invasion of Farming Communities - Between Cattle Rustlers and Killer Herdsmentook a Federal Government directive for the problem to come to national attenti
Invasion of Farming Communities - Between Cattle Rustlers and Killer Herdsmen
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took a Federal Government directive for the problem to come to national attention. Reportedly acting on a request by the Kaduna State governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufia, to address the insecurity occasioned by cattle-rustling, President Muhammadu... Read more
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Nigerian Journalist Arrested for News Reporton incitement charges since Friday. Police invited Dickson, a reporter for the
Nigerian Journalist Arrested for News Report
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on incitement charges since Friday. Police invited Dickson, a reporter for the news website Authentic News Daily, to the Kaduna State Police station on Thursday to discuss an April 27, 2016, news report Dickson wrote that cited witnesses as... Read more
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Herdsmen Must Be Disarmed Immediately - Ogbebefore never attacked any farmer, it is a rather recent phenomenon and they hav
Herdsmen Must Be Disarmed Immediately - Ogbe
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before never attacked any farmer, it is a rather recent phenomenon and they have carried out killings in Zamfara, Katsina, Kaduna, Plateau Enugu, Ondo, Ogun, Benue. Some people are saying provide grazing reserves, some are saying provide grazing... Read more
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Amuneke Drops Six More Players From CampThe Flying Eagles have so far played five matches, including defeating Sia-One
Amuneke Drops Six More Players From Camp
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The Flying Eagles have so far played five matches, including defeating Sia-One Academy 4-1, Dabo Babes 5-0, Ace FC of Kaduna 6-2 and drawing 0-0 with Dreams FC of Makurdi. Nigeria must beat Burundi over two legs to advance to the final round... Read more
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As Panel Adjourns, Shiites Again Protest Against El-Zakzaky's Detentionmembers of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) suspended deliberations, the y
As Panel Adjourns, Shiites Again Protest Against El-Zakzaky's Detention
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members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) suspended deliberations, the youth wing of the group yesterday again in Kaduna protested the continuous detention of its leader Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky. Addressing journalists yesterday, the... Read more
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Outrage As Herdsmen Kill Monarch, Nephew in KadunaSuspected Fulani herdsmen have allegedly unleashed violence on the residents of
Outrage As Herdsmen Kill Monarch, Nephew in Kaduna
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Suspected Fulani herdsmen have allegedly unleashed violence on the residents of Southern Kaduna, killing the traditional ruler of the Fadan Karshi district in Sanga Local Council, Bala Madaki and his nephew, Emmanuel Tanko, in a night attack. The... Read more
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Kaduna Govt Arraigns Another 91 ShiitesThe Kaduna State Government on Tuesday arraigned another batch of 91 members of
Kaduna Govt Arraigns Another 91 Shiites
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The Kaduna State Government on Tuesday arraigned another batch of 91 members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) before a Kaduna High Court, seeking death sentence for the accused. The government had on April 21 arraigned 50 members of the sect... Read more
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Assembly Moves Against Illegal Motor ParksBy Christiana T. Alabi and Paul Onu Kaduna — The Kaduna State House of Assembl
Assembly Moves Against Illegal Motor Parks
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By Christiana T. Alabi and Paul Onu Kaduna — The Kaduna State House of Assembly is making moves to clamp down on illegal motor parks especially around the state capital, Kaduna, to reduce the security threats that such parks pose. A motion... Read more
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The Huddles in NNPC's New Model to Revive Refineriescurrent JV deal on the three refineries, namely, 210,000 barrels per stream day
The Huddles in NNPC's New Model to Revive Refineries
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current JV deal on the three refineries, namely, 210,000 barrels per stream day (BPSD) Port Harcourt Refinery, Warri and Kaduna refineries with combined refining capacity of 445,000 bpsd, will also include, but not limited to, off-take of refined... Read more
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The Budget, From Now Onwardsroad (section I-V, N16 billion) and hundreds of others across the country as we
The Budget, From Now Onwards
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road (section I-V, N16 billion) and hundreds of others across the country as well as the completion of the Abuja-Kaduna railway (N8.2 billion) is bound to create employment and improve the business environment in the country. The... Read more
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Gunmen Kill Kaduna District Head, NephewKaduna — Gunmen on Sunday night killed the district head of Fadan Karshi in San
Gunmen Kill Kaduna District Head, Nephew
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Kaduna — Gunmen on Sunday night killed the district head of Fadan Karshi in Sanga LGA of Kaduna State, Mr. Bala Madaki, our correspondent gathered yesterday. Sixty-six-year old Madaki was shot dead in his house with his nephew, Emmanuel Tanko, when... Read more
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Kano APC to Petition INEC Over Byelection of the affected polling units, not the entire local government." Howe
Kano APC to Petition INEC Over By
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election of the affected polling units, not the entire local government." However, the REC, who was deployed to Kano from Kaduna State to conduct the by-election, said the process was cancelled because some election materials were snatched and... Read more
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NLC, NACA Offer Free HIV, BP Tests to Workersfor HIV patients. According to her, the NLC also works in collaboration with W
NLC, NACA Offer Free HIV, BP Tests to Workers
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for HIV patients. According to her, the NLC also works in collaboration with Wuse General Hospital and Garki General Hospital, among others. She said that workers in Kaduna, Enugu and Lagos states would also benefit from the health programme. (... Read more
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Kaduna Electric Staff Booed in SokotoAs workers filed up in a march pass to celebrate the annual workers day in Soko
Kaduna Electric Staff Booed in Sokoto
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As workers filed up in a march pass to celebrate the annual workers day in Sokoto State, staff of the Kaduna Electric Distribution Company (KEDC) were thunderously booed as they marched past the crowed. The crowed who echoed "Bamuso" in Hausa... Read more
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Dicon Embarks On Reforms to Meet Needs of North East OperationsKaduna — The Defence Industries Corporation of Nigeria (DICON) has embarked on
Dicon Embarks On Reforms to Meet Needs of North East Operations
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Kaduna — The Defence Industries Corporation of Nigeria (DICON) has embarked on research and reforms with a view to meeting the needs of the North East operations especially fabrication of spare parts for the weapons used in the theatre of... Read more
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Northern Governors Divided Over Implementation of Preaching Lawof such law. The 19 northern state governors under the aegis of the Northern G
Northern Governors Divided Over Implementation of Preaching Law
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of such law. The 19 northern state governors under the aegis of the Northern Governors' Forum had at their last meeting in Kaduna, endorsed the commencement of the issuance of licence to preachers in the region. Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna... Read more
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Making Sense of the Fiscal Tourism to ChinaProject for actualisation while new infrastructural projects were being discuss
Making Sense of the Fiscal Tourism to China
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Project for actualisation while new infrastructural projects were being discussed is regrettable. For instance, the Abuja-Kaduna Rail Project, which has been long overdue, recently featured in the National Assembly. The disclosures included the... Read more
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Gunmen Kill Traditional Ruler, Nephew in KadunaKaduna — Tension is said to be building up in Karshi, Sanga Local Government Ar
Gunmen Kill Traditional Ruler, Nephew in Kaduna
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Kaduna — Tension is said to be building up in Karshi, Sanga Local Government Area of Kaduna State following the murder of the District Head, Bala Madaki, and his nephew, Emmanuel Tanko, last Sunday by unknown gunmen. The incident was said to have... Read more
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Job Creation As the Best Yardstickwere not oriented towards alleviating poverty through employment generation, fa
Job Creation As the Best Yardstick
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were not oriented towards alleviating poverty through employment generation, factories closed down - 185 textile mills in Kaduna State and environ (according to minister of state for industry, Aisha Abubakar) plus tyre and battery manufacturing... Read more
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Kaduna Spends N17.7 Billion of Budget in First QuarterKaduna — The Kaduna State Government has spent N17.7 billion in the first quart
Kaduna Spends N17.7 Billion of Budget in First Quarter
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Kaduna — The Kaduna State Government has spent N17.7 billion in the first quarter of its budget implementation. The Commissioner of Finance, Alhaji Suleiman Abdu Kwari, disclosed this while presenting the first quarter budget performance report to... Read more
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Kaduna Journalists Demand Unconditional Release of ColleagueJournalists in Kaduna state have condemned in strong words the continuous deten
Kaduna Journalists Demand Unconditional Release of Colleague
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Journalists in Kaduna state have condemned in strong words the continuous detention of a journalist Mr. Onjewu Dickson by the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) in Kaduna. The journalists in the state during a protest at the Nigeria Union of Journalists... Read more
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to Arrest or Not?of the Niger. What has he said with the Fulani pogrom in Agatu, Benue ,Oyo, Enu
to Arrest or Not?
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of the Niger. What has he said with the Fulani pogrom in Agatu, Benue ,Oyo, Enugu, Delta,Ondo,Ekiti,Abia,Taraba, Plateau ,Kaduna etc. Now Enugu. You remember in 2001 he asked Lam Adesina then Governor of Oyo State after the Oke Ogun... Read more
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Herdsmen Kill Royal Father, Nephew in Kadunaassassinated the District Head of Fadan Karshi, a busy commercial town in Sanga
Herdsmen Kill Royal Father, Nephew in Kaduna
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assassinated the District Head of Fadan Karshi, a busy commercial town in Sanga Local Government Area, southern part of Kaduna State. The murdered District Head, Mr. Bala Madaki, 66, was killed alongside his nephew, Emmanuel Tanko. According... Read more
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FG Unveils Programme to Generate 36,000 Jobsare among the best the country can offer. They include the Pan Atlantic Univers
FG Unveils Programme to Generate 36,000 Jobs
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are among the best the country can offer. They include the Pan Atlantic University-Enterprise Development Centre, the Kaduna Business School, LEAP Africa, Empretec Foundation, Fate Foundation, African Community Bridge Foundation, After School... Read more
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10 Top Quotable Quotes of the WeekGovernor, Ayodele Fayose, commenting on the death of six medical doctors and on
10 Top Quotable Quotes of the Week
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Governor, Ayodele Fayose, commenting on the death of six medical doctors and one driver from the state, in a car crash near Kaduna (Source: Premium Times) "I am the candidate of the people. Whoever does not vote for me is rejecting peace and opting... Read more
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A Boiling Southern Cauldron and the Insults of the Northern Governorsin Enugu state just a few days ago. They even went a step further by saying th
A Boiling Southern Cauldron and the Insults of the Northern Governors
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in Enugu state just a few days ago. They even went a step further by saying that they intend to take the cue from Kaduna state and introduce the licensing of all Churches and preachers in all the states of the north. This is a deep insult... Read more
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Economic Crisis - Don Urges FG to Constitute a Formidable Economic TeamDr Aminu Usman of the Department of Economics, Kaduna State University, has adv
Economic Crisis - Don Urges FG to Constitute a Formidable Economic Team
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Dr Aminu Usman of the Department of Economics, Kaduna State University, has advised the Federal Government to urgently constitute a formidable Economic Team to proffer solution to the current economic challenges. Usman gave the advice in Abuja on... Read more
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Gunmen Murder District Head in Kadunaon Sunday night killed Bala Madaki, the district head of Fadan Karshi in Numana
Gunmen Murder District Head in Kaduna
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on Sunday night killed Bala Madaki, the district head of Fadan Karshi in Numana Chiefdom of Sanga Local Government Area of Kaduna State. Mr. Madaki was killed alongside his nephew, Emmanuel Tanko, 19, at his residence in Fadan Karshi. The Sanga... Read more
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Rufa'i Vows to Uncover District Head's KillersGov. Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State on Monday vowed to ensure the arrest and pr
Rufa'i Vows to Uncover District Head's Killers
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Gov. Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State on Monday vowed to ensure the arrest and prosecution of those behind the death of the District Head of Fadan Karshi, Mr Bala Madaki. The district head and his 18-year-old nephew, Emmanuel Tanko, were killed by... Read more
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Gov El-Rufai Condemns Sanga Killings, Appeals for CalmThe Kaduna State governor, Nasir El-Rufai, on Monday condemned the killing of a
Gov El-Rufai Condemns Sanga Killings, Appeals for Calm
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The Kaduna State governor, Nasir El-Rufai, on Monday condemned the killing of a traditional ruler in Fadan Karshi, Sanga local government area of the state. Fadan Karshi's traditional ruler, Bala Adamu, was killed alongside his nephew by unknown... Read more
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Bleak May Day - 26 States' Workers Owed Salariesfrom workers' salaries for months, and has not paid gratuities since 2012. Amo
Bleak May Day - 26 States' Workers Owed Salaries
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from workers' salaries for months, and has not paid gratuities since 2012. Among the indebted states are Ekiti, Kwara, Kaduna, Osun, Plateau, Ondo, Abia, Bayelsa, Oyo, Imo, Kogi and Benue. According to checks, while Ekiti State is owing not... Read more
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Peugeot 508, My Most Fuel Efficient Car - Afolayanfilm producer, Kunle Afolayan has given a thumbs up to the newly introduced Peu
Peugeot 508, My Most Fuel Efficient Car - Afolayan
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film producer, Kunle Afolayan has given a thumbs up to the newly introduced Peugeot 508 after driving the car assembled in Kaduna by Pan Nigeria for about five months. Afolayan who is the brand Ambassador for Peugeot in Nigeria, commended the car... Read more
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Group Launches OPENKDSMOH to Monitor Immunization Funding in Kadunain the management of RoutineImmunization (RI) funds, Community Health and Resea
Group Launches OPENKDSMOH to Monitor Immunization Funding in Kaduna
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in the management of RoutineImmunization (RI) funds, Community Health and Research Initiative (CHR) in conjunction with the Kaduna State Accountability Mechanism for Maternal Newborn and Child Health (KADMAM) have launched an on-line... Read more
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Eagles await green light for Bafana friendlyof his best ever. The NFF is also confident that the game will take place and
Eagles await green light for Bafana friendly
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of his best ever. The NFF is also confident that the game will take place and are already discussing a venue which include Kaduna, Port Harcourt and the possible return of international football to Lagos as per an anonymous source withing the... Read more
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NLC Asks FG to Set Up Special Account for Recovered Fundssector to respect the overwhelming wish of Nigerians, and halt the increase," h
NLC Asks FG to Set Up Special Account for Recovered Funds
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sector to respect the overwhelming wish of Nigerians, and halt the increase," he said. While tackling the governor of Kaduna State for the second time, the NLC president added: "As organised labour, we are determined to stop Governor el-Rufai... Read more
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Jni - Blaming Fulani Herdsmen for Benue, Enugu Attacks Absurdto criminalise the actions of the murderous Fulani herdsmen. In separate react
Jni - Blaming Fulani Herdsmen for Benue, Enugu Attacks Absurd
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to criminalise the actions of the murderous Fulani herdsmen. In separate reactions to the outcome of the NGF meeting in Kaduna last Friday, both IPOB and OYC said the 19 governors from northern states have unmasked themselves as the sponsors of... Read more
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Who Cautions FG Against Outbreak of Polioof the country from the list became necessary following unreported case since 2
Who Cautions FG Against Outbreak of Polio
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of the country from the list became necessary following unreported case since 2014 when the last case was reported in Kaduna State. Also speaking, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, assured the WHO official that the state governors... Read more
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The 'Fulani' Rampageis throwing many curveballs. This menace has been reported in the North too, i
The 'Fulani' Rampage
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is throwing many curveballs. This menace has been reported in the North too, in places like Adamawa, the Plateau, Southern Kaduna, Nassarawa and Benue, basically, mostly Christian areas of the North, where frequent attacks and resistance against... Read more
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Budget - Panel Submits Report to Buhari Today- N60 billion. *Modernisation of Lagos-Kano standard gauge rail line project N5
Budget - Panel Submits Report to Buhari Today
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- N60 billion. *Modernisation of Lagos-Kano standard gauge rail line project N52.7billion. *The completion of Abuja (Idu)- Kaduna 186.5KM single tract rail line N18.2 billion. The record N2 trillion capital vote is expected to reflate the economy,... Read more
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JNI Seeks Concerted Efforts Against Incessant KillingsKaduna — The Jama'atu Nasril Islam (JNI) has expressed worry over incessant kil
JNI Seeks Concerted Efforts Against Incessant Killings
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Kaduna — The Jama'atu Nasril Islam (JNI) has expressed worry over incessant killings and maiming of innocent lives in the country and called for concerted efforts to nip in the bud possible eruptions of security threats. The umbrella Muslim... Read more
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We've Busted Fertilizer SyndicateKaduna — The Kaduna State governor, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, yesterday gave an ac
We've Busted Fertilizer Syndicate
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Kaduna — The Kaduna State governor, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, yesterday gave an account of his 11 months stewardship, saying he scored a major feat by busting a fertilizer racket that made it difficult to get fertilizer to farmers at affordable... Read more
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IMN Wants Sheik Zakzaky Freed Before Appearing Before Judicial CommissionState Governors Forum (NSGF) that the group would not appear before the Judicia
IMN Wants Sheik Zakzaky Freed Before Appearing Before Judicial Commission
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State Governors Forum (NSGF) that the group would not appear before the Judicial Commission of Inquiry set up by the Kaduna State Government to investigate the December clash with the military in Zaria until their leader, Sheik Ibrahim... Read more
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Musa Hoping to Impress After First Eagles Call Upof many to come as I'll be available to serve my fatherland at all times" Musa
Musa Hoping to Impress After First Eagles Call Up
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of many to come as I'll be available to serve my fatherland at all times" Musa noted. In the last couple of years, the Kaduna born player has become a mainstay in Nigeria's age grade national teams also playing at the 2015 FIFA U20 World Cup in... Read more
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Achieving Sustainable Resource Flows By StatesAbdulaziz Yari, had asked the Federal Government to do more to help their situa
Achieving Sustainable Resource Flows By States
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Abdulaziz Yari, had asked the Federal Government to do more to help their situation. The NGF chairman was supported by Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el-Rufai, who chaired the committee that worked on the fiscal restructuring plan. According to... Read more
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Has May Day Lost Its Relevance?Party (PRP) government of Balarabe Musa and Late Abubakar Rimi, for declaring M
Has May Day Lost Its Relevance?
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Party (PRP) government of Balarabe Musa and Late Abubakar Rimi, for declaring May Day as public holiday in 1981 in Kaduna and Kano states, respectively, when they were governors of the two states, and which made the Shagari-led National... Read more
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Sultan, JNI Urge Govt to Arrest Killer-HerdsmenBy Saxone Akhaine, Adamu Abu and Charles Akpeji Kaduna, Abuja and Jalingo — Ou
Sultan, JNI Urge Govt to Arrest Killer-Herdsmen
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By Saxone Akhaine, Adamu Abu and Charles Akpeji Kaduna, Abuja and Jalingo — Outraged at the alleged attacks and killings by Fulani herdsmen in some parts of the country, the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa'ad Abubakar III and the apex Islamic... Read more
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Shiite Group Backs El-Rufai's Proposed Religious Law— A Shiite Islamic sect, Rasulul A'a'zam Foundation has stated its support for
Shiite Group Backs El-Rufai's Proposed Religious Law
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— A Shiite Islamic sect, Rasulul A'a'zam Foundation has stated its support for the religious preaching law proposed by Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai. The group said there was need for the governor to regulate religious activities... Read more
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Former Envoy, Hamzat Ahmadu Dies At 92of leaders not only in Sokoto, but in Nigeria as a whole," he said. Ambassador
Former Envoy, Hamzat Ahmadu Dies At 92
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of leaders not only in Sokoto, but in Nigeria as a whole," he said. Ambassador Ahmadu joined the Nigerian Secretariat Kaduna, Provincial Office Kano and Northern Nigerian Legislature Kaduna before he proceeded to the United Kingdom for further... Read more
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What? Polls Without Thugs?give them to look the other way while thugs roam free. During the 1999 general
What? Polls Without Thugs?
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give them to look the other way while thugs roam free. During the 1999 general elections, a policeman on election duty in Kaduna told my reporter from New Nigerian that the police paid him N50 on each election day but that one party agent gave him... Read more
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May Day - Whence the Dignity of Labour?politics led by popular parties and politicians. In 1980, Governors Abubakar R
May Day - Whence the Dignity of Labour?
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politics led by popular parties and politicians. In 1980, Governors Abubakar Rimi and Alhaji Balarabe Musa of Kano and Kaduna States under the platform of the Peoples Redemption Party (PRP) respectively declared May 1st a public holiday in show... Read more
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