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AllAfrica.com
Govt to Solve Grazing Problem in Four Months - Ogbehof them would not be roaming. Cows don't like walking around. Cows want to eat
Govt to Solve Grazing Problem in Four Months - Ogbeh
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
of them would not be roaming. Cows don't like walking around. Cows want to eat and sleep. They don't like walking from Maiduguri to Lagos. I assure you this violence has to end. That is why we have to develop a special grass for our cattle," he... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
North East Reconstruction, Yes, but Food Firstcan attest to the fact that the terrorists have been degraded to a very large e
North East Reconstruction, Yes, but Food First
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
can attest to the fact that the terrorists have been degraded to a very large extent. Peace can be said to have returned to Maiduguri the epicenter of the murderous Boko Haram insurgency. Normalcy is gradually returning to the local governments in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buratai - Military to Review Strategy After Sambisa OperationsMaiduguri — The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has disclose
Buratai - Military to Review Strategy After Sambisa Operations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Maiduguri — The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has disclosed that the Nigerian military will re-strategise and review the counter-terrorism and counter-insurgency (CTCOIN) operations in the North-east after the Sambisa forest... Read more
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Daily Maverick
ICG: Is Boko Haram on the back foot?military have been carrying out operations against Boko Haram following the dea
ICG: Is Boko Haram on the back foot?
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
military have been carrying out operations against Boko Haram following the death of at least 85 people over the weekend by Boko Haram insurgents who stormed and torched Dalori village on the outskirts of Maiduguri in the northeast of Nigeria. EPA/... Read more
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Military to Reassess Performance of Troops in Northeast - Burataibefore they were deployed for the ongoing 'Operation Crack Down' in the heart o
Military to Reassess Performance of Troops in Northeast - Buratai
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before they were deployed for the ongoing 'Operation Crack Down' in the heart of the Sambisa forest. Buratai was accompanied on the visit by senior officers at the Army Headquarters and the Military Command and Control Centre... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Troops Block Insurgents' Movement in, Out of Sambisa Forest - Burataithe country through Cameroon or Chad. "We were together with the Chief of Defe
Troops Block Insurgents' Movement in, Out of Sambisa Forest - Buratai
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the country through Cameroon or Chad. "We were together with the Chief of Defence Staff and the Chief of Air Staff in Maiduguri where the theatre commander briefed us on the ongoing operation crack down. "This Banki junction is a major route... Read more
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Govt Suffers Foreign Exchange Losses Over Export Grant SuspensionMaiduguri — President of the Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI), Ton
Govt Suffers Foreign Exchange Losses Over Export Grant Suspension
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Maiduguri — President of the Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI), Tony Ejinkeonye, yesterday disclosed that the Export Expansion Grant (EEG) scheme, which was suspended in 2014, has cost the Federal Government losses of over N100 billion in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
General Buratai - an Encounter With a Soldier's SoldierSani Kukasheka Usman. Such missed calls from security spokespersons, can signif
General Buratai - an Encounter With a Soldier's Soldier
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Sani Kukasheka Usman. Such missed calls from security spokespersons, can signify 'fire on the mountain.' I had been in Maiduguri the previous week on a special assignment where I encountered a team of Lt. General Tukur Buratai, the Nigeria's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Economic Downturn - Passenger Traffic, Aircraft Movements Tumblein the third quarter of 2015, with an increase of 116,350 passengers. Surprisi
Economic Downturn - Passenger Traffic, Aircraft Movements Tumble
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in the third quarter of 2015, with an increase of 116,350 passengers. Surprisingly, despite the Boko Haram insurgency, Maiduguri domestic airport reported the largest rate of increase in absolute terms. As with domestic travel, MMA Lagos... Read more
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Super Sport
‘Heartland will survive NPFL ache’summit,” said the former Enugu Rangers strongman to supersport.com. Efugh said
‘Heartland will survive NPFL ache’
Super Sport / Posted 2 days ago
summit,” said the former Enugu Rangers strongman to supersport.com. Efugh said the weekend matchday 15 clash against the Maiduguri landlords, El Kanemi Warriors is a certain three points for his side. “Surely, we will beat El Kanemi Warriors on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Budget, From Now Onwardsreturn of contractors to the different sites on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway rehabil
The Budget, From Now Onwards
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
return of contractors to the different sites on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway rehabilitation (N50 billion), the Kano-Maiduguri road (section I-V, N16 billion) and hundreds of others across the country as well as the completion of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Army to Wipe Out Boko Haram Remnants Soon - CDSBoko Haram terrorists from Nigeria in a short while. Olonisakin stated this wh
Army to Wipe Out Boko Haram Remnants Soon - CDS
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Boko Haram terrorists from Nigeria in a short while. Olonisakin stated this while speaking with newsmen during a visit to Maiduguri, Borno. Olonisakin said that his visit was aimed at getting first class information on the anti-terrorism war. "I... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Suspected Killers of Gen Shuwa Arrestedto have participated in the killing of Mohammed Shuwa (rtd), a veteran civil wa
Suspected Killers of Gen Shuwa Arrested
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
to have participated in the killing of Mohammed Shuwa (rtd), a veteran civil war general, in front of his house in Gwange, Maiduguri on November 12, 2012. The suspects are Ali Mohammed a.k.a Amir, 25 and Mohammed Sani Nafi'u also known as Malam... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Military to Wipe Out Boko Haram Soon - CDSwould wipe out remnants of the Boko Haram from Nigeria in a short while. Oloni
Military to Wipe Out Boko Haram Soon - CDS
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
would wipe out remnants of the Boko Haram from Nigeria in a short while. Olonisakin told newsmen during a visit to Maiduguri, Borno State that his visit was aimed at getting first class information on the anti-terrorism war. "I want... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Military Launches 'Operation Crackdown' On Sambisa ForestBy Senator Iroegbu and Michael Olugbode Maiduguri — The Nigerian armed forces
Military Launches 'Operation Crackdown' On Sambisa Forest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
By Senator Iroegbu and Michael Olugbode Maiduguri — The Nigerian armed forces have in a final onslaught against the Boko Haram, deployed ground and aerial personnel deep inside Sambisa forest to clear the remnants of the terrorists' enclave and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Army Arrest Shuwa's Killer in Kanothat preliminary investigations revealed that Mohammed Sani Nafiu masterminded
Army Arrest Shuwa's Killer in Kano
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
that preliminary investigations revealed that Mohammed Sani Nafiu masterminded the death of late General Mamam Shuwa in his Maiduguri residence on November 2nd 2012. The Brigade Commander stated that a GSM phone and three hundred naira were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Military Launches 'Operation Crackdown' Deep Inside Sambisa Forest to Rescue Chibok GirlsBy Senator Iroegbu and Michael Olugbode Maiduguri — The Nigerian armed forces
Military Launches 'Operation Crackdown' Deep Inside Sambisa Forest to Rescue Chibok Girls
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
By Senator Iroegbu and Michael Olugbode Maiduguri — The Nigerian armed forces has, in a final onslaught against the Boko Haram, deployed ground and aerial forces deep inside Sambisa forest aimed at clearing the remaining terrorists' enclaves and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Military Arrests Gen Shuwa's Killer in BornoMuhammadu Shuwa, the Nigerian military yesterday arrested the man who led the m
Military Arrests Gen Shuwa's Killer in Borno
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Muhammadu Shuwa, the Nigerian military yesterday arrested the man who led the mortal attack that took place in his home in Maiduguri, Borno State. Mamman Shuwa, as he was fondly called by his folks, was killed in cold blood on November 2, 2012 by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Property Boom Follows Boko Haram RetreatProperty investors in the Nigerian city of Maiduguri are benefiting from a rise
Property Boom Follows Boko Haram Retreat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Property investors in the Nigerian city of Maiduguri are benefiting from a rise in real-estate prices following the retreat of Boko Haram fighters. Maiduguri is the largest city in Borno state, once a stronghold of the fighters and a frequent target... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Military Arrests Killer of General Shuwahave arrested a suspected killer of Major General Mohammed Shuwa (Rtd) Mohamme
Military Arrests Killer of General Shuwa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
have arrested a suspected killer of Major General Mohammed Shuwa (Rtd) Mohammed Shuwa was murdered in his residence in Maiduguri, Borno State by suspected Boko Haram members on November 2, 2012. The retired military officer was the first... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Military to Wipe Out Boko Haram Remnants Soon - CDSBoko Haram terrorists from Nigeria in a short while. Olonisakin stated this wh
Military to Wipe Out Boko Haram Remnants Soon - CDS
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Boko Haram terrorists from Nigeria in a short while. Olonisakin stated this while speaking with newsmen during a visit to Maiduguri, Borno. Olonisakin said that his visit was aimed at getting first class information on the anti-terrorism war. "I... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Military to Wipe Out Boko Haram Remnants SoonBoko Haram terrorists from Nigeria in a short while. Olonisakin stated this wh
Military to Wipe Out Boko Haram Remnants Soon
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Boko Haram terrorists from Nigeria in a short while. Olonisakin stated this while speaking with newsmen during a visit to Maiduguri, Borno State. Olonisakin said that his visit was aimed at getting first hand information on the anti-terrorism... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bleak May Day - 26 States' Workers Owed Salariesgovernment inherited pension arrears of N14.3 billion with 18,265 pensioners on
Bleak May Day - 26 States' Workers Owed Salaries
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
government inherited pension arrears of N14.3 billion with 18,265 pensioners on its pay roll. NDAHI MARAMA reports, from MAIDUGURI, that Since Governor Kashim Shettima assumed the mantle of leadership in 2011 to date, his administration has been... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
General Shuwa's Killer Arrestedhave arrested a suspected killer of Major General Mohammed Shuwa (rtd) Mohamme
General Shuwa's Killer Arrested
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
have arrested a suspected killer of Major General Mohammed Shuwa (rtd) Mohammed Shuwa was murdered in his residence in Maiduguri, Borno State by suspected Boko Haram sect on November 2, 2012. The retired military officer was the first General... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Army Announces Arrest of General's Suspected Killeron Operation Restore Order in Borno State had on May 6, 2013 claimed it arreste
Army Announces Arrest of General's Suspected Killer
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
on Operation Restore Order in Borno State had on May 6, 2013 claimed it arrested the suspected killers of the general in Maiduguri. The spokesman for the JTF at the time, Sagir Musa, said in a statement that the arrest followed series of... Read more
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Aljazeera
Nigeria property boom follows Boko Haram retreatProperty investors in the Nigerian city of Maiduguri are benefiting from a rise
Nigeria property boom follows Boko Haram retreat
Aljazeera / Posted 3 days ago
Property investors in the Nigerian city of Maiduguri are benefiting from a rise in real-estate prices following the retreat of Boko Haram fighters. Maiduguri is the largest city in Borno state, once a stronghold of the fighters and a frequent target... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Troops Discover Another Boko Haram Bomb Factory, Foil Attack On Military Installationsrevealed that there are few areas where the insurgents hold sway in troubled Bo
Troops Discover Another Boko Haram Bomb Factory, Foil Attack On Military Installations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
revealed that there are few areas where the insurgents hold sway in troubled Borno State. Speaking at a press briefing in Maiduguri, the head of the counter-insurgency operation in the North-east (the Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole),... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
As 2016 Budget Heads for Resolution...Niger Bridge, which was devalued by N3.9 billion; Benin-Sagamu Road, whose prop
As 2016 Budget Heads for Resolution...
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Niger Bridge, which was devalued by N3.9 billion; Benin-Sagamu Road, whose proposed cost was cut by N800 million; and Kano-Maiduguri-Ngala rail project that was reduced by N260 million. But in the National Assembly's view, it was constitutionally... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Army Begins Large-Scale Operation in Sambisa Forests - Commanderhideout in Borno. Maj.-Gen. Lucky Irabor, the Theater Commander Operation Lafi
Army Begins Large-Scale Operation in Sambisa Forests - Commander
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
hideout in Borno. Maj.-Gen. Lucky Irabor, the Theater Commander Operation Lafiya Dole said this while briefing newsmen in Maiduguri. "I want to inform you that troops of the Operation Lafiya Dole are conducting operations in the heart of Sambisa... Read more
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Super Sport
Biffo likes win against El Kanemicoach Abdul Usman Biffo has lauded his side's performance against El Kanemi War
Biffo likes win against El Kanemi
Super Sport / Posted 4 days ago
coach Abdul Usman Biffo has lauded his side's performance against El Kanemi Warriors on Sunday.. The newcomers pipped the Maiduguri landlords 1-0 in Sunday’s Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) matchday 14 clash at their adopted ground,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Other Side of Ndumebeings have issues but the use of media to malign one another is never in our c
The Other Side of Ndume
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
beings have issues but the use of media to malign one another is never in our character especially as it concerns a distinguished son of Gwoza like Senator Ndume. Kala Mohammed Mohammed is APC Youth Leader Borno South Senatorial District, Maid... Read more
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Super Sport
‘Inexperience hurting Ikorodu Utd’in the 13-week old Nigerian top flight. Okpodu said his side showed resilience
‘Inexperience hurting Ikorodu Utd’
Super Sport / Posted 5 days ago
in the 13-week old Nigerian top flight. Okpodu said his side showed resilience in the 0-1 loss at El Kanemi Warriors in Maiduguri and hope the youngsters will produce an enhanced performance to down the Naze Millionaires in Saturday’s... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
School’s in: See how educators are holding their ground against Boko HaramStudents line up for an exam at the University of Maiduguri in Nigeria, which r
School’s in: See how educators are holding their ground against Boko Haram
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Students line up for an exam at the University of Maiduguri in Nigeria, which received 23,000 applications this year, more than twice its tally at the peak of Boko Haram-related bloodshed. In the city where the infamous Boko Haram was born,... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Boko Haram’s sham caliphateJust a campaign of rape and slaverywhat they called Hamsatu and Halima when the women arrived at the Dalori displa
Boko Haram’s sham caliphateJust a campaign of rape and slavery
Dundas Star News / Posted 6 days ago
what they called Hamsatu and Halima when the women arrived at the Dalori displacement camp on the outskirts of the city of Maiduguri in April of last year. It was the name of the forest where they had been enslaved. Hamsatu and Halima were taken... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PDP Cedes Chairmanship, Presidential Ticket to Northand a slight on the Yoruba race. Zoning of the PDP chairmanship to South-west i
PDP Cedes Chairmanship, Presidential Ticket to North
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
and a slight on the Yoruba race. Zoning of the PDP chairmanship to South-west is non-negotiable." Barrister Bashir Maiduguri, the deputy national legal adviser of the party, said: "With the loss of the 2015 general elections, one would have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Boko Haram Stalls Completion of N17 Billion Roads, Bridges in BornoMaiduguri — Borno State Government yesterday, lamented that one of negative eff
Boko Haram Stalls Completion of N17 Billion Roads, Bridges in Borno
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Maiduguri — Borno State Government yesterday, lamented that one of negative effects of the activities of the Boko Haram insurgency in the state was the inability to complete N17 billion roads and bridges projects in Maiduguri metropolis, including... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cattle Grazing Bill 'Ll Cause More Trouble If Passed - Rep AbontaThe bill said that a grazing route should be mapped out perhaps from Sokoto to
Cattle Grazing Bill 'Ll Cause More Trouble If Passed - Rep Abonta
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The bill said that a grazing route should be mapped out perhaps from Sokoto to Port Harcourt and from Port Harcourt to Maiduguri and up north for herdsmen to do their nomadic grazing. As good as it may sound, that will also increase the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Military Kills Seven Terrorists, Arrests Five in BornoBy Njadvara Musa and Karls Tsokar Maiduguri and Abuja — Troops of 7 Brigade an
Military Kills Seven Terrorists, Arrests Five in Borno
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
By Njadvara Musa and Karls Tsokar Maiduguri and Abuja — Troops of 7 Brigade and 8 Task Force Division of Nigerian Army have killed seven Boko Haram terrorists in clearance operations at Gratte in Kukawa Local Council of Borno State on Wednesday... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Terrorists in the Name of Herdsmenfarm lands for cocoa and kola nut farmers in Sokoto or Katsina, or creating far
Terrorists in the Name of Herdsmen
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
farm lands for cocoa and kola nut farmers in Sokoto or Katsina, or creating farm lands for Agatu yam farmers in Enugu or Maiduguri, or creating special areas for fish farming in Zungeru, it cannot for any reason ever consider creating special... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NiMet Predicts Cloudy, Sunny, Hazy Weather Conditions for Fridayafternoon and evening hours. NiMet also predicted that sunny and hazy conditio
NiMet Predicts Cloudy, Sunny, Hazy Weather Conditions for Friday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
afternoon and evening hours. NiMet also predicted that sunny and hazy conditions would prevail over Nguru, Potiskum and Maiduguri with partly cloudy situation in other areas and night time temperatures of 18 to 29 degrees Celsius. According to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Shapes of Violence, 2intensified its attacks, resulting in a sudden growth in the number of internal
Shapes of Violence, 2
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
intensified its attacks, resulting in a sudden growth in the number of internally displaced persons (IDPs) arriving in Maiduguri, the capital city of the northeastern state of Borno. Much criticism, both domestic and international, has been... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Senatoring for Exotic Jeepscan imagine this sordid situation of a General Hospital on a "truck A" road con
Senatoring for Exotic Jeeps
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
can imagine this sordid situation of a General Hospital on a "truck A" road connecting Abuja, Jos, Bauchi, and Damaturu to Maiduguri. And here we are submerged in this kind of ugly and dehumanizing situation while our representatives are feasting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Budget Delay Stalls Telecoms Projectsthat his ministry intends to carryout this year, Shittu said the ministry plann
Budget Delay Stalls Telecoms Projects
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
that his ministry intends to carryout this year, Shittu said the ministry planned to establish four technology hubs in Maiduguri, Katsina, Ibadan, and Owerri, as well as establish learning centres across several high schools in the country. He... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MAN Demands Passage of 7 Bills for Manufacturing Competitivenesswhen passed into law," he said. He noted: "For example, the Inland Container T
MAN Demands Passage of 7 Bills for Manufacturing Competitiveness
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
when passed into law," he said. He noted: "For example, the Inland Container Terminals in Kaduna, Funtua, Kano, Jos and Maiduguri can now be empowered to have goods consigned to them directly from abroad by importers. The whole idea is to ensure... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kyari Sets Extra Classes for IDP WAEC ApplicantsMaiduguri — Senator Abubakar Kyari who represents Borno North in the National A
Kyari Sets Extra Classes for IDP WAEC Applicants
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Maiduguri — Senator Abubakar Kyari who represents Borno North in the National Assembly, has set up private extra-moral classes to prepare 200 displaced students from his zone currently sitting for the secondary school certificate examination... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Budget - Presidency, N/Assembly Not At Loggerheads - Sen NdumeMaiduguri — The Senate Leader, Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume (APC Borno South) yes
Budget - Presidency, N/Assembly Not At Loggerheads - Sen Ndume
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Maiduguri — The Senate Leader, Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume (APC Borno South) yesterday said there was no disagreement between the executive and the legislative arms of government over the 2016 budget which was later returned to the National Assembly... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Currency Swap Deal Will Reduce Forex Pressures, Speculations'Maiduguri — The currency swap deal between Nigeria and China will reduce pressu
'Currency Swap Deal Will Reduce Forex Pressures, Speculations'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Maiduguri — The currency swap deal between Nigeria and China will reduce pressures on the naira, which is caused by increasing demands for the U.S dollars, President of Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI), Mr. Tony Ejinkeonye has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kanemi to Approach Shettima for Supplementary BudgetAbuja — Following their return to their Maiduguri base due to improved security
Kanemi to Approach Shettima for Supplementary Budget
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Abuja — Following their return to their Maiduguri base due to improved security in the north east, hints have emerged that El-Kanemi Warriors may write Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima to assist the team with finance to make it possible to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We're Ready to Tender 2017 Budget, Says Presidencypassed by legislature and signed into law. Ndume, who spoke on Sunday at his G
We're Ready to Tender 2017 Budget, Says Presidency
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
passed by legislature and signed into law. Ndume, who spoke on Sunday at his Government Reservation Area (GRA) residence, Maiduguri at an interactive session with journalists on the delay in the signing of the budget, said that with the identified... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
An inside look at Nigeria’s Boko Haram fightwhere Boko Haram has captives but they’re not the targets that we’re looking fo
An inside look at Nigeria’s Boko Haram fight
WWLP Springfield / Posted 9 days ago
where Boko Haram has captives but they’re not the targets that we’re looking for. That is the Chibok girls.” Back in Maiduguri, the operations theater commander, major general Leo Irabor tells us, he’s proud of his men, but they are in need... Read more
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