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The Daily Guardian
Lolo in child rape collaredA 73-YEAR old man wanted for rape was arrested noon of Feb. 11, 2016 in Zarraga
Lolo in child rape collared
The Daily Guardian / Posted 2 hours ago
A 73-YEAR old man wanted for rape was arrested noon of Feb. 11, 2016 in Zarraga, Iloilo. Nicanor “Kano” Ladrillo is accused of sexually molesting his neighbor’s 4-year-old granddaughter. Members of the Zarraga Police Station arrested Ladrillo by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ongoing Security Threats in NigeriaIn early February, the Department of State Services (DSS) reported that it had
Ongoing Security Threats in Nigeria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
In early February, the Department of State Services (DSS) reported that it had arrested a recruiter for the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), Mr. Abdussalam Enesi Yinusa. The individual was arrested in Kano State, where he intended to recruit... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Female suicide bombers kill 58 in a Nigerian camp meant to be a havenKANO, Nigeria — Two female suicide bombers between the ages of 17 and 20 blew t
Female suicide bombers kill 58 in a Nigerian camp meant to be a haven
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 2 hours ago
KANO, Nigeria — Two female suicide bombers between the ages of 17 and 20 blew themselves up this week in a camp in northeastern Nigeria set up to shelter people from terrorism, killing at least 58 people. But others were spared when a third intended... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Poultry Farmers Raise Alarm As Bird Flu Spreads in KanoKano — The Kano wing of Poultry Farmers Association of Nigeria (PAN) has raised
Poultry Farmers Raise Alarm As Bird Flu Spreads in Kano
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Kano — The Kano wing of Poultry Farmers Association of Nigeria (PAN) has raised alarm on the rate of spread of avian influenza virus in the state as the number of affected farms keeps increasing. According to Kano state PAN assistant secretary Umar... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Am Very Passionate On Women Issue and Development - Bauchi First LadyHajia Hadiza Mohammed Abubakar is the wife of the Bauchi State Governor. The Ba
I Am Very Passionate On Women Issue and Development - Bauchi First Lady
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Hajia Hadiza Mohammed Abubakar is the wife of the Bauchi State Governor. The Bauchi state First Lady in her effort to putnsmile on the face of the less privileged in the state has initiated a Non Governmental Organization known as Sustainable Women... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ogbeh Canvasses Agric Loan Interest Reduction to Five PercentKano — Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Chief Audu Ogbeh yesterday
Ogbeh Canvasses Agric Loan Interest Reduction to Five Percent
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Kano — Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Chief Audu Ogbeh yesterday called on financial institutions in the nation to as a matter of realistic intervention into the agricultural sector reduce the interest rate on loan meant for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Disquiet in APC...over Funding, Board AppointmentsAbuja and Kano — There is disquiet within the ruling All Progressives Congress
Disquiet in APC...over Funding, Board Appointments
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Abuja and Kano — There is disquiet within the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) over the turn of events in the party eight months since coming to power. Daily Trust learnt that some of the issue include failure of the government to make board... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Appoints 24-Old Bashir Ahmad Personal Assistant On New MediaPresident Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Bashir Ahmad as his Personal Assistant
Buhari Appoints 24-Old Bashir Ahmad Personal Assistant On New Media
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Bashir Ahmad as his Personal Assistant on New Media. The 24-year-old is an indigene of Kano state. Until his appointment, he was the Online Editor (Hausa) for Leadership Newspaper. He graduated from Bayero... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Separating Facts From FantasiesSenator Baba Kaka Bashir Garbai (Borno Central) may have literally stirred the
Separating Facts From Fantasies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Senator Baba Kaka Bashir Garbai (Borno Central) may have literally stirred the hornets' nest in his recent submissions to the media which raised fundamental questions on what may be described as the premature declaration of victory in the military... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Emir Sanusi Repeats History, Appoints New Magajin Gari KanoEmir of Kano, His Royal Highness, HRH, Muhammad Sanusi 11, has appointed Nasir
Emir Sanusi Repeats History, Appoints New Magajin Gari Kano
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Emir of Kano, His Royal Highness, HRH, Muhammad Sanusi 11, has appointed Nasir Inuwa Wada, one of the sons of the first republic minister, late Inuwa Wada, as new Magajin Gari of Kano. The new appointee, a mining entrepreneur was decorated as new... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Appoints Bashir Ahmad As PA On New MediaPresident Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Mr. Bashir Ahmad as his personal assis
Buhari Appoints Bashir Ahmad As PA On New Media
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Mr. Bashir Ahmad as his personal assistant on new media. Until his appointment, Ahmad was the assistant editor, online for LEADERSHIP.ng. His appointment takes effect from January 22, 2016 and is expected to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chan Over, Nigeria Puts Continental Hopes On Enyimba, Akwa United, OthersAfter failing to make their presence count at the last African Nations Champion
Chan Over, Nigeria Puts Continental Hopes On Enyimba, Akwa United, Others
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
After failing to make their presence count at the last African Nations Championship in Rwanda, Nigeria League stars again have the opportunity to prove to their critics that they are at par with, if not better than, their contemporaries across other... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Murtala Ramat Mohammed - 40 Years After How He Influenced BuhariFew of Nigeria's former military leaders (dead or alive) are spoken of with any
Murtala Ramat Mohammed - 40 Years After How He Influenced Buhari
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Few of Nigeria's former military leaders (dead or alive) are spoken of with any great affection. General Murtala Ramat Mohammed is one notable exception. The period his government lasted is recalled with nostalgia by many Nigerians as a golden... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Origin of Nupe Day FestivalThe 26th of June is celebrated every year as the Nupe Day because it marks the
The Origin of Nupe Day Festival
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
The 26th of June is celebrated every year as the Nupe Day because it marks the only day, in the entire history of imperial Great Britain, on which the almighty British Army was decisively defeated by a native African army. On the 26th of June, 1896,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Appoints Personal Assistant On New MediaPresident Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Bashir Ahmad as his Personal Assistant
Buhari Appoints Personal Assistant On New Media
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Bashir Ahmad as his Personal Assistant on New Media. Mr. Bashir, 24, is an indigene of Kano state. Until his appointment, he was the Online Editor (Hausa) for Leadership Newspaper. Mr. Bashir graduated from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
2016 Budget Fraud - Buhari Orders ProbePresident Muhammadu Buhari has ordered an immediate investigation into allegati
2016 Budget Fraud - Buhari Orders Probe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered an immediate investigation into allegations of fraudulent padding of allocations in the 2016 budget, with strict orders that all cases of discrepancies, errors and ambiguities be resolved promptly, a senior... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chiefs, Sundowns Seek End to African Title MiseryKaizer Chiefs and Mamelodi Sundowns will again lead another charge by South Afr
Chiefs, Sundowns Seek End to African Title Misery
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Kaizer Chiefs and Mamelodi Sundowns will again lead another charge by South African clubs to rule the continent when the CAF Champions League preliminary rounds get underway this weekend. The South African Premier Soccer League (PSL) is one of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Eight Die in Jigawa Boat AccidentKano — At least eight people drowned in northern Nigeria when a canoe ferrying
Eight Die in Jigawa Boat Accident
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Kano — At least eight people drowned in northern Nigeria when a canoe ferrying traders capsized and panicked passengers in another boat jumped into the river, a government official said Thursday. The first canoe was carrying traders to a local... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pat Utomi At 60 - Celebration of Service, ExcellenceSometimes, it is a daunting task to present a tribute to a man who has covered
Pat Utomi At 60 - Celebration of Service, Excellence
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Sometimes, it is a daunting task to present a tribute to a man who has covered extensive areas of human endeavour, spanning several decades; difficult because he has provided service in the most honest and dedicated manner, in an environment filled... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Emir of Dutse and His Undying Love for GolfSome seven years ago, I received a surprise call from a fellow I had not met be
Emir of Dutse and His Undying Love for Golf
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Some seven years ago, I received a surprise call from a fellow I had not met before. The caller said he was Vince Ighile and that he was the Captain of the Kano Golf Club. He wanted me to come to Kano so we could both drive to Dutse to witness the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Undiplomatic Comments of an AmbassadorThe British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Paul Arkwright on a visit to Kano the
Undiplomatic Comments of an Ambassador
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Paul Arkwright on a visit to Kano the other day set conditions that Nigeria must meet for his home government to return money stolen from Nigeria. Such conditions include, how the repatriated funds will be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Master Bakers' StrikeThe strike action embarked upon by the Association of Master Bakers and Caterer
The Master Bakers' Strike
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The strike action embarked upon by the Association of Master Bakers and Caterers of Nigeria (AMBCN) and Arewa Master Bakers Forum last week caused bread to disappear from the shelves in several urban centres. The bakers said they were protesting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sabon Gari Community Commends Ganduje Over Road ProjectsSabon Gari communities in Kano state have commended the state government for un
Sabon Gari Community Commends Ganduje Over Road Projects
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Sabon Gari communities in Kano state have commended the state government for undertaking repair works on some roads in the area. Speaking on behalf of the community, the Chairman of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) Kano state chapter and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NSCDC Vows to Deliver On MandateAsaba — The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, has vowed to deliv
NSCDC Vows to Deliver On Mandate
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Asaba — The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, has vowed to deliver on its mandate areas, especially in the protection of oil pipelines against vandalism as well as protection of lives and property. Delta State Commandant of the Corps,... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Dream catch Newton when he plays in BristolNewton Faulkner first shot to fame with the superb 2007 debut album Hand Built
Dream catch Newton when he plays in Bristol
Weston Mercury / Posted yesterday
Newton Faulkner first shot to fame with the superb 2007 debut album Hand Built By Robots, capturing the hearts of the nation with his brand of upbeat acoustic pop and unique image. The Moscow State Circus is returning to the UK with what it is... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Sing along with animated film FrozenNewton Faulkner first shot to fame with the superb 2007 debut album Hand Built
Sing along with animated film Frozen
Weston Mercury / Posted yesterday
Newton Faulkner first shot to fame with the superb 2007 debut album Hand Built By Robots, capturing the hearts of the nation with his brand of upbeat acoustic pop and unique image. The Moscow State Circus is returning to the UK with what it is... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Roll up to the Moscow circusNewton Faulkner first shot to fame with the superb 2007 debut album Hand Built
Roll up to the Moscow circus
Weston Mercury / Posted yesterday
Newton Faulkner first shot to fame with the superb 2007 debut album Hand Built By Robots, capturing the hearts of the nation with his brand of upbeat acoustic pop and unique image. The Moscow State Circus is returning to the UK with what it is... Read more
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Super Sport
Chiefs, Downs begin Caf glory quest Kaizer Chiefs and Mamelodi Sundowns will again lead another charge by South A
Chiefs, Downs begin Caf glory quest
Super Sport / Posted yesterday
Kaizer Chiefs and Mamelodi Sundowns will again lead another charge by South African clubs to rule the continent when the Caf Champions League preliminary rounds get underway this weekend. The South African... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Twenty One Pilots flying inEnglish grime singer and MC Kano returns with his ‘most important body of work
Twenty One Pilots flying in
Weston Mercury / Posted yesterday
English grime singer and MC Kano returns with his ‘most important body of work to date’, the 15-track album Made In The Manor, coupled with a series of live shows. The life and music of Andy Williams will be celebrated by experienced performer Jimmy... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Rock ‘n’ roll extravaganza coming to The PlayhouseEnglish grime singer and MC Kano returns with his ‘most important body of work
Rock ‘n’ roll extravaganza coming to The Playhouse
Weston Mercury / Posted yesterday
English grime singer and MC Kano returns with his ‘most important body of work to date’, the 15-track album Made In The Manor, coupled with a series of live shows. The life and music of Andy Williams will be celebrated by experienced performer Jimmy... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Get grimey with Kano showEnglish grime singer and MC Kano returns with his ‘most important body of work
Get grimey with Kano show
Weston Mercury / Posted yesterday
English grime singer and MC Kano returns with his ‘most important body of work to date’, the 15-track album Made In The Manor, coupled with a series of live shows. The life and music of Andy Williams will be celebrated by experienced performer Jimmy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
2016 NPA Lagos Intl' Polo Tournament GallopsThe 2016 NPA Lagos International Polo Tournament will get underway today at the
2016 NPA Lagos Intl' Polo Tournament Gallops
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The 2016 NPA Lagos International Polo Tournament will get underway today at the Lagos Polo Club, Ikoyi with Lagos STL and Ibadan Megamound setting the GTBank and MTN sponsored tournament in motion. STL has Tobi Edun, a +2 handicap as their top... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
721 Customs Officers Collect Assets Declaration Form in KanoAt least 721 Nigeria Customs Service officers in Kano State have collected asse
721 Customs Officers Collect Assets Declaration Form in Kano
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
At least 721 Nigeria Customs Service officers in Kano State have collected assets declaration form from the Code of Conduct Bureau, CCB. The Comptroller-General of the Service, Hameed Ali, had recently directed all customs officers to declare their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
GE Supplies Flour Mills With 12.5MW EnginesGE has said its U.K.-based distributed power provider, Clarke Energy, is supply
GE Supplies Flour Mills With 12.5MW Engines
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
GE has said its U.K.-based distributed power provider, Clarke Energy, is supplying GE's new diesel engines to Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc, to boost the company's industrial operations. GE said in a statement that the project represents the first sale... Read more
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International Business Times
Nigeria: Islamic State 'recruiter' arrested after 'planning trip to Libya terrorist camp' An alleged recruiter for an Islamic State (Isis) cell operating in Nigeria has
Nigeria: Islamic State 'recruiter' arrested after 'planning trip to Libya terrorist camp'
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
An alleged recruiter for an Islamic State (Isis) cell operating in Nigeria has been arrested and accused of planning to meet with other militants at a terrorist training camp in Libya. Abdussalam Enesi Yunusa, a university student, was reportedly... Read more
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Addressing Nigeria's Housing DeficitThe ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), during its campaigns last year, made
Addressing Nigeria's Housing Deficit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), during its campaigns last year, made it clear that government would intervene directly in the housing sector in order to reduce the country's housing deficit, currently estimated at 17 million housing... Read more
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Govt Mulls Strategies to Augment Railway FundingChairman, Senate Committee on Land Transportation, Senator Gbenga Ashafa has sa
Govt Mulls Strategies to Augment Railway Funding
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Chairman, Senate Committee on Land Transportation, Senator Gbenga Ashafa has said that the federal government may consider giving some concessions to the Nigeria Railway Corporation, NRc to mitigate its funding constraints. He stated this while... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fashola Asks Discos to Embark On More Aggressive MeteringThe Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola (SAN), tuesday
Fashola Asks Discos to Embark On More Aggressive Metering
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola (SAN), tuesday chaired the second monthly meeting of operators in the power sector in Lagos with the electricity distribution companies, promising more aggressive commitment to... Read more
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NPA Probes Security Agents Over Alleged Extortion At SeaportsTHE Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has raised a committee charged with the resp
NPA Probes Security Agents Over Alleged Extortion At Seaports
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
THE Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has raised a committee charged with the responsibility of investigating alleged extortion leveled against security agents by truck drivers operating at the seaports in Lagos State. Under the chairmanship of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Imperative of 'Less Is More'Nigeria's lingering infrastructural decay and the desperate need to bring it at
The Imperative of 'Less Is More'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Nigeria's lingering infrastructural decay and the desperate need to bring it at par have been in constant discourse since the Fourth Republic in 1999. These discussions would seem to have intensified following President Muhammadu Buhari's 2016 budget... Read more
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Northern States Display Apathy Towards GGW ProjectBy Alex Abutu, Habibu Umar Aminu, Rakiya Muhammad and Aliyu M. Hamagam Abuja,
Northern States Display Apathy Towards GGW Project
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
By Alex Abutu, Habibu Umar Aminu, Rakiya Muhammad and Aliyu M. Hamagam Abuja, Katsina, Sokoto — Effort by the federal government to fast track implementation of the Great Green Wall (GGW) programme in Nigeria may meet a brick wall as most of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
As We Embark On Yet Another Constitutional Amendment...A bad workman, the English say, always quarrels with his tools. So has it been
As We Embark On Yet Another Constitutional Amendment...
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
A bad workman, the English say, always quarrels with his tools. So has it been with Nigerians since their first and most thoroughgoing 1960 Constitution which was amended in 1963 to remove the British Queen as its heads of state and create a fourth... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Saudi Arabia, Yobe to Deepen Cultural TiesDamaturu — The Yobe State government and the government of Saudi Arabia will co
Saudi Arabia, Yobe to Deepen Cultural Ties
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Damaturu — The Yobe State government and the government of Saudi Arabia will continue to deepen cultural and other ties for the benefit of their peoples, Governor Ibrahim Gaidam and the Consul-General of the Saudi Arabian Consulate in Kano Mr. Majid... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
2016 NPA Lagos International Polo Gallop-Off TodayThe 2016 NPA Lagos International Polo Tournament returns to the legendary Ribad
2016 NPA Lagos International Polo Gallop-Off Today
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The 2016 NPA Lagos International Polo Tournament returns to the legendary Ribadu Road, Lagos Polo Club, and will hold over two weekends, with the official gallop-off taking place today. Organizers said the event will hold February 10-14 and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Imports U.S.$1.3 Billion Dairy Products Annually - OgbeKano — Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh, yesterday sai
Nigeria Imports U.S.$1.3 Billion Dairy Products Annually - Ogbe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Kano — Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh, yesterday said Nigeria had been importing dairy products worth over $1.3billion annually, a situation he said the present government won't continue to tolerate. Speaking during a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Power - 51 Transmission Constraints Cause Poor Supply in Abuja, 30 OthersThe Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has revealed that 51 issues affecting
Power - 51 Transmission Constraints Cause Poor Supply in Abuja, 30 Others
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has revealed that 51 issues affecting transmission has caused power shortage in Abuja and thirty other places across the country. This was contained in a communiqué issued by Hakeem Bello, the spokesman to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CAF Champions League - Enyimba Jet Out to Uganda As Warri Wolves Host Club Praia of Sao TomeThe reigning Nigeria League Champions, Enyimba International, are set to begin
CAF Champions League - Enyimba Jet Out to Uganda As Warri Wolves Host Club Praia of Sao Tome
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The reigning Nigeria League Champions, Enyimba International, are set to begin their quest for a third CAF Champions League title this season as they jetted out of the country on Tuesday aboard an Ethiopian Airline to Kampala ahead of Friday's clash... Read more
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2016 Murtala Mohammed Lecture to Showcase Former Leader's LegaciesAs part of activities to commemorate the demise in office of General Murtala Mu
2016 Murtala Mohammed Lecture to Showcase Former Leader's Legacies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
As part of activities to commemorate the demise in office of General Murtala Muhammed, the Murtala Muhammed Foundation is organizing the 2016 Annual Public Lecture in Abuja on Saturday, February 13, 2016. This year's lecture promises to chart a road... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DSS Foils Bid to Steal N4.5 Billion TSA FundAbuja — A TIMELY intervention of the Department of State Services (DSS) has led
DSS Foils Bid to Steal N4.5 Billion TSA Fund
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Abuja — A TIMELY intervention of the Department of State Services (DSS) has led to the arrest of Internet fraudsters, working in collaboration with an employee in the Office of the Accountant General of the Federation (OAGF), to steal N4.5 billion.... Read more
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Terrorism - DSS Arrests Isis Recruiter in KanoDepartment of State Services (DSS) has arrested an alleged Islamic State of Ira
Terrorism - DSS Arrests Isis Recruiter in Kano
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Department of State Services (DSS) has arrested an alleged Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) recruiter one Abdussalam Enesi Yunusa in Kano. A statement yesterday by a DSS official Tony Opuiyo said Yunusa was arrested January 17. Opuiyo... Read more
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