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Health Minister Launches 'Doctor's Stamp' to Check QuackeryKaduna — The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has launched doctor's sta
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Kaduna — The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has launched doctor's stamp to check quackery in Nigeria. He said that the initiative would help in authenticating and validating doctors in the profession. The stamp, carrying NMA's logo,... Read more
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$1.5 Billion Spent On Urban Water Projects Across Stateshad entered its third phase with eight states as its major beneficiaries. Acco
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had entered its third phase with eight states as its major beneficiaries. According to the minister, the states include Kaduna, Ogun, Enugu, Lagos, Cross River, Rivers, Ekiti and Bauchi. The project, he said, is receiving funding from a total... Read more
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Governors Are Holding Nigeria Togetherstability and were mute about a message. "Before that visit by a delegation fr
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stability and were mute about a message. "Before that visit by a delegation from the Nigeria Governors' Forum, Imo and Kaduna State governors, Owelle Rochas Okorocha and Mallam Nasiru el Rufai respectively had visited President Muhammadu Buhari... Read more
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Ease of Doing Business - New Dawn in Nigeria's Airportshas now become history. The feat also afforded an upgrade to the existing facil
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has now become history. The feat also afforded an upgrade to the existing facilities as well as the general ambience of the Kaduna airport. Then came the executive order by the acting president, Prof. Yemi Osinbanjo who mandated all MDAs to up... Read more
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Travelogue - Voyage to the Land of the Pharaohsreturn to Nigeria. After all the excitement of a few days, I departed from Cair
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return to Nigeria. After all the excitement of a few days, I departed from Cairo on a happy note on an early morning flight at 10:05 a.m. I arrived at the Kano International airport at 2:30 p.m. and headed straight to the arms of my family in Kadu... Read more
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the Ghost That Ruffles Feathershis sponsors who unleashed him to spread the rabies of hate in Nigeria. He shou
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his sponsors who unleashed him to spread the rabies of hate in Nigeria. He should be shown that neither his rabies nor the ghost of Biafra can destroy or even de-stabilize Nigeria. Nigeria has come of age. Mamuda wrote this piece from Malali, Kadu... Read more
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Finally, Osinbajo Assigns Portfolios to New Ministers, Swears in Perm Secsthe former Minister of State for Labour, Mr. James Ocholi, who lost his life in
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the former Minister of State for Labour, Mr. James Ocholi, who lost his life in a ghastly motor accident along the Abuja-Kaduna road on March 16, 2016, while Hassan replaced Ms. Amina Mohammed who until her appointment as the United Nations (UN)... Read more
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FEPSAN Wants Fertiliser Adulterators ProsecutedKaduna — Fertiliser Producers and Suppliers Association of Nigeria (FEPSAN) has
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Kaduna — Fertiliser Producers and Suppliers Association of Nigeria (FEPSAN) has threatened to arrest and prosecute adulterators of fertiliser in the country. President of the association, Mr. Thomas Etuh, issued the threat in Kaduna at a... Read more
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While President Buhari Is Awayfrom his second medical leave. At the time, the runway of Abuja Airport was clo
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from his second medical leave. At the time, the runway of Abuja Airport was closed to traffic, and the President landed in Kaduna from where he took a helicopter shuttle to the Presidential Villa in Abuja. He arrived on a Friday and was received by... Read more
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IMN Protests Continued Detention of Zakzaky in KadunaKaduna — Thousands of members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) took to
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Kaduna — Thousands of members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) took to the streets in Kaduna yesterday, calling for the immediate release of their leader, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky. Chanting slogans, raising flags, posters and banners of the... Read more
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Nigeria May Not Meet Learning Needs of Children By 2020the gap between population groups that were unfair and avoidable. Also speakin
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the gap between population groups that were unfair and avoidable. Also speaking, UNICEF External Media Relations Officer, Kaduna Office, Rabiu Musa, said the aim of the meeting was to build collective responsibilities for reaching out-of-school... Read more
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Group Protests Continued Detention of Zakzaky, Nigeria's 'Most Oppressed Person'Kaduna — Thousands of members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria took to the st
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Kaduna — Thousands of members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria took to the streets in Kaduna calling for the immediate and unconditional release of their leader Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky. Chanting slogans, raising flags, posters and banners of the... Read more
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Release El-Zakzaky Now or Kill Us All, Protesting Shiites Tell GovtKaduna — Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) have called on the Fe
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Kaduna — Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) have called on the Federal Government to release their leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, or kill all of them.This followed the continued detention of the leader, who has not been freed, despite... Read more
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Don't Resign, Northern Youths Tell BuhariKaduna — Hundreds of youths drawn from various states in the North, have staged
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Kaduna — Hundreds of youths drawn from various states in the North, have staged a peaceful rally in Kaduna, urging President Muhammadu Buhari to ignore calls for his resignation. Speaking on behalf of the group, Ibrahim Garkuwa,while declaring total... Read more
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As Controversy Trails Composition of Restructuring Committeesome measure of momentum ahead of the elections. Hence, a crack-team was commi
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some measure of momentum ahead of the elections. Hence, a crack-team was commissioned for the purpose. Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai is to serve as Chairman, Governor of Osun State, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola; Governor of Kano... Read more
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Savanna Conference 6 Playoff - Bauchi Nets, Kada Stars Replace Mark Mentors, DefendersKaduna — Bauchi Nets of Bauchi and Kada Stars of Kaduna have replaced Mark Ment
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Kaduna — Bauchi Nets of Bauchi and Kada Stars of Kaduna have replaced Mark Mentors and Defenders of Abuja in the ongoing Kwese Premier Basketball League Conference 6 playoffs holding at the Indoor Hall of Murtala Square Stadium in Kaduna. The... Read more
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KPL Basketball - 12 Clubs Struggle for Final Eight in Conference Sixon Sunday. The Savannah Conference Six that will similarly dunk off at the Ind
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on Sunday. The Savannah Conference Six that will similarly dunk off at the Indoor Hall of the Murtala Square Stadium in Kaduna also has some slight adjustments with Bauchi Nets and Kada Stars of Kaduna replacing Mark Mentors and Defenders of... Read more
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What You Sow Is What You Reap! Ebewele Slams Nigerian SportsLiberty stadium in Ibadan is enough to camp the athletes for an international e
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Liberty stadium in Ibadan is enough to camp the athletes for an international event. We have the Ahmadu Bello Stadium in Kaduna. We have the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium in Enugu. We have stadia all over the federation and they all generate money from... Read more
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Shehu Sani, Groups Fighting El-Rufai Over Kaduna's Bailout Fund - APC YouthsAbuja — Kaduna Youth Vanguard of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has said
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Abuja — Kaduna Youth Vanguard of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has said that Senator Shehu Sani, and his Akida Group as well as the Kaduna Restoration Group are fighting Governor Nasir El-Rufai for allegedly refusing to share the state's... Read more
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Remain and Restore Nigeria's Gloryhis victims and the ransom received from them. More than 600 policemen have al
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his victims and the ransom received from them. More than 600 policemen have also been placed on the now notoriuos Abuja-Kaduna express way with no less than 60 arrest made within two weeks bringing down the crime to almost zero in recent... Read more
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Amaechi Defends Cost of Chinese Funded Railway Projectsbe concessioned to private sector operators to ensure that they are properly ma
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be concessioned to private sector operators to ensure that they are properly managed over a long period. On the Abuja-Kaduna railway line, which was inaugurated by the Muhammadu Buhari administration last year, the minister said new... Read more
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Flights to Lagos Slump As Cairo, Nairobi Jumpthis void has been filled by the ever-opportunistic Ethiopian Airlines, who beg
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this void has been filled by the ever-opportunistic Ethiopian Airlines, who began serving their fifth Nigerian destination, Kaduna on August 1, 2017 and are now the largest carrier in the Nigerian market." Most of the other airports in Africa's top... Read more
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Rufa'i Denies Muzzling Media, Warns Against Divisive ReportsGov. Nasiru El-Rufa'i of Kaduna State, on Tuesday denies that his government is
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Gov. Nasiru El-Rufa'i of Kaduna State, on Tuesday denies that his government is muzzling the media and impinging on the rights of people to free speech. The governor made the denial in Kaduna in a message to the opening of a workshop on conflict... Read more
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Army Releases Call Code for Complaints About Soldiers' ConductSolomon Kumapayi, gave the assurance at a sensitization workshop on human right
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Solomon Kumapayi, gave the assurance at a sensitization workshop on human rights held at the 1 Division, Nigerian Army Kaduna. Mr. Kumapayi, a brigadier general, said the Army was working to ensure full respect for the rights of civil populace... Read more
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Rufai Denies Muzzling Media, Warns Against Divisive ReportsGov. Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State on Tuesday denied that his government is mu
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Gov. Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State on Tuesday denied that his government is muzzling the media and impinging on the rights of people to free speech. The governor made the denial in Kaduna in a message to the opening of a workshop on conflict... Read more
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Military 'Abuse' Probe Panel Set to Begin Hearingsraised issues of such abuses. Some of the prominent cases include extra-judici
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raised issues of such abuses. Some of the prominent cases include extra-judicial killing of over 300 Shiite protesters in Kaduna in 2015, the extra-judicial killing of dozens of pro-Biafra protesters in the South-east, and that of suspected Boko... Read more
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Lagos slumps as travel to Africa displays double-digit growththis void has been filled by the ever-opportunistic Ethiopian Airlines, who beg
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this void has been filled by the ever-opportunistic Ethiopian Airlines, who began serving their fifth Nigerian destination, Kaduna on 1st August 2017 and are now the largest carrier in the Nigerian market.” Most of the other airports in Africa’s... Read more
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Igbo Seek Social Media Usage Regulation Over Hate-SpeechesBy Lawrence Njoku, Abdulganiu Alabi and and Abel Abogonye Enugu, Kaduna and La
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By Lawrence Njoku, Abdulganiu Alabi and and Abel Abogonye Enugu, Kaduna and Lafia — The President-General of Igbo Community in Kaduna and Vice President of Igbo Delegate Assembly for the 19 Northern States, Mr. Chris Nnoli, has called on government... Read more
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Support Mounts for ASUU Strike As Split Emerges in RanksThe senator representing Kaduna Central District, Shehu Sani, has expressed sup
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The senator representing Kaduna Central District, Shehu Sani, has expressed support for the strike announced by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, on Monday. Mr. Sani, who was once a unionist before he became a lawmaker, expressed his... Read more
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Struggle for the Soul of Nigeriabeen awakened from slumber. As if that was being expected, the Indigenous Peop
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been awakened from slumber. As if that was being expected, the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) readily welcomed the Kaduna declaration and saw it as oil that would lubricate the wheel of their march towards Biafra. IPOB called on all Igbo in... Read more
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Chinese Banks Invest $250 Million in Nigeria's Oil Sectorthe power sector. Baru disclosed that a lot had been achieved in the contractin
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the power sector. Baru disclosed that a lot had been achieved in the contracting process of the $2.7 billion Ajaokuta-Abuja-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) pipeline project. "We have gone far with the development of the project using the same paradigm shift of... Read more
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Buhari Youths Hold Precession in Kadunaprocession to drum support for President Muhammadu Buhari, who has been in the
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procession to drum support for President Muhammadu Buhari, who has been in the United Kingdom on medical vacation. The Kaduna procession is coming a few days after two groups of pro- and anti-Buhari protesters held rallies in Abuja. The Kadunà... Read more
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Japan /Africa Business Forum 2017, Ethiopian Airlines and Other Mattersflier and traveler like me, ability to connect is key to my work sojourn and th
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flier and traveler like me, ability to connect is key to my work sojourn and this was given fillip by the opening of Kaduna their fifth gateway into Nigeria (Lagos, Abuja, Enugu, Kano) and I must buttress they put their best aircraft's... Read more
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ABs, Enyimba, Insurance, Heartland, Others Go to War On Wednesdaywill trade tackles with Wikki Tourists Feeders at the Sani Abacha Stadium, Kano
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will trade tackles with Wikki Tourists Feeders at the Sani Abacha Stadium, Kano. Ekiti United will host Dolphins FC of Kaduna at the Oluyemi Kayode Stadium, Ado-Ekiti, Niger Tornadoes will be up against El-Kanemi Warriors in Abuja, just as... Read more
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School Feeding Programme Takes N6.2 Billion in 14 Statesunder the programme are Anambra, Enugu, Oyo, Osun, Ogun, Ebonyi, Zamfara, Delta
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under the programme are Anambra, Enugu, Oyo, Osun, Ogun, Ebonyi, Zamfara, Delta, Abia, Benue, Plateau, Bauchi, Taraba and Kaduna. According to the statement, 2,827,501 school children are currently benefiting from the programme, to achieve the... Read more
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Buhari Good Enough to Continue in 2019laziness and failing memory. "Obviously, Garba Shehu has forgotten that when h
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laziness and failing memory. "Obviously, Garba Shehu has forgotten that when his boss was commissioning the Abuja-Kaduna 187km fast railway that enables Nigerians work in Abuja and live in Kaduna, he was forced to admit that the project... Read more
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President Buhari Did Not Violate Constitution - Groupshe has done a good work and has shown seriousness and fairness," she said. Mr
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he has done a good work and has shown seriousness and fairness," she said. Mr Adamu Kagarko, APC's Media Agent from Kaduna, said that the walk was organised by a group of concerned citizens of Nigeria who supported the president and wished... Read more
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Sultan Calls for Devolution of 'Dams', Not Restructuringour teaming farmers." He also urged Federal Government to ensure early complet
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our teaming farmers." He also urged Federal Government to ensure early completion of Minna to Suleja road and Ilorin to Kaduna federal roads. He said the poor condition of the roads was affecting smooth economic development of the state and the... Read more
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Teenagers Call for STEM Promotion in Schoolsboost nation's chances of achieving sustainable development. The two groups of
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boost nation's chances of achieving sustainable development. The two groups of students met at STEM Summer Camps hosted in Kaduna and Warri. STEM is a term used to collectively refer to a group of subjects, which are all about applying logic and... Read more
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NDE Trains 400 Youths On Agricultural SkillsKaduna — The National Directorate of Employment (NDE) in collaboration with C.
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Kaduna — The National Directorate of Employment (NDE) in collaboration with C. Hassan Consultancy Ltd. has commenced a refresher training of 400 unemployed youths in Kaduna state on agricultural skills for gainful employment. The training, according... Read more
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How Poor Implementation of Job-Creation Projects Delayed $160 Million World Bank Grant$160 million grant project was approved by the World Bank Board on March 17, 20
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$160 million grant project was approved by the World Bank Board on March 17, 2011 to help increase growth and employment in Kaduna, Kano, Lagos, Jigawa and Cross River States. The implementation timelines showed the project actually began in July... Read more
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Finalists for Hall of Infamyin the Abacha era, during one of the debilitating fuel shortages in the country
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in the Abacha era, during one of the debilitating fuel shortages in the country, I was present at a meeting at Arewa House, Kaduna where one elder urged that traditional rulers of all towns and villages on highways should be told to tell their... Read more
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Company to Revive Kano Groundnut Pyramid Marketthat is where it all started," Rabi'u said. He added that M. N. Ataj will also
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that is where it all started," Rabi'u said. He added that M. N. Ataj will also remodel the Sabon Gari Market in Zaria, Kaduna State. "It is the major market in Zaria. The government, desirous of remodeling about 13 markets in the state,... Read more
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Hope Rises for Kaduna Textile Over Planned $15 Million InvestmentDevelopment Company says it will invest $15 million through a partnership with
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Development Company says it will invest $15 million through a partnership with a Turkish firm to reactivate the collapsed Kaduna Textile company. The Group Managing Director, Ahmed Musa, said this to journalists shortly after a closed-door... Read more
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We Acted Rightly, Nigeria Police Reply MinisterPolice Force on Sunday said it had a valid search warrant to search AFEX Commod
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Police Force on Sunday said it had a valid search warrant to search AFEX Commodities Exchange Limited warehouse in Zaria, Kaduna State. The News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, recalls that the Minister of Agriculture, Audu Ogbeh and his predecessor,... Read more
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Almost 3 Million Children Across 14 States Benefit From Buhari's School Feeding ProgrammeKaduna school feeding programme The federal government on Sunday announced tha
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Kaduna school feeding programme The federal government on Sunday announced that over 2.8 million primary school children in 14 states currently benefit from the school feeding programme. The spokesperson to Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, Laolu... Read more
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Govt Spends N6.2 Billion to Feed Pupils in 14 Statesthe 14 states to include Anambra, Enugu, Oyo, Osun, Ogun, Ebonyi, Zamfara, Delt
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the 14 states to include Anambra, Enugu, Oyo, Osun, Ogun, Ebonyi, Zamfara, Delta, Abia, Benue, Plateau, Bauchi, Taraba and Kaduna. He also said a total of 2,827,501 school children are currently benefiting from the programme while 33,895 cooks had... Read more
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Unicef Tasks Nigeria On Birth Registrationpopulation using birth registration, added that the greatest number of birth in
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population using birth registration, added that the greatest number of birth in Africa takes place in Nigeria. Speaking in Kaduna State at the 2017 National Enrolment Drive Planning Meeting with journalists, UNICEF observed that only but 33 per... Read more
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Why Jonathan Could Not Accuse Me of Corruption - Transport Ministerand the dredger belongs to NIWA. PT: Recently when you announced that with the
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and the dredger belongs to NIWA. PT: Recently when you announced that with the improvement in patronage of trains, the Kaduna Abuja rail now generates N30 million monthly; you added that the operational cost is N56 million per month. Does that... Read more
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We Fed 2.8 Million Pupils With Over N6 Billionthe benefitting states as Anambra, Enugu, Oyo, Osun, Ogun, Ebonyi, Zamfara, Del
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the benefitting states as Anambra, Enugu, Oyo, Osun, Ogun, Ebonyi, Zamfara, Delta, Abia, Benue, Plateau, Bauchi, Taraba and Kaduna. He said a total of 33,895 cooks had been engaged in the communities where the schools were located across the 14... Read more
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