Kaduna State

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Mar 26th, 2014
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LAGOS – Renewed violence between herdsmen and farmers in central Nigeria has killed seven, police said on Wednesday, just days after a previous attack that claimed 13 lives. It was the usual attack by Fulani herdsmen on Tiv farming communities in the state. “We recovered seven bodies foll...
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Mar 17th, 2014
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By Philip Amiola Nigeria is undoubtedly a country with great promise. On account of her favourable weather conditions and rich supply of natural resources, Nigeria was once described by my good friend, Olanike Omolehin, as a country situated in the heart of God; and I agree with her. However, in the ...
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Feb 19th, 2014
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by Reuben Abati State house press release – President Goodluck Jonathan received with great shock and sorrow this afternoon, news of the sudden death of Senator Isaiah Balat, the Special Adviser (Special Duties) to Vice President Namadi Sambo. On behalf of himself and the Federal Government, Pr...
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Feb 13th, 2014
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PRESS RELEASE Recently the Central Bank Governor Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi has accuses the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) over some conflicting allegations of unremitted funds totaling over $49.5 billion dollars. The central Bank governor had in a letter to President Goodluck Ebele J...
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Sep 2nd, 2013
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By Fejiro Oliver The PDP convention which led to a splinter group emerging in the party has already claimed nine lives of delegates form Adamawa State, the home town of former vice president, Atiku Abubakar. Eye witness report has it that the accident happened in Kafanchan, Kaduna State when two vehi...
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Jun 13th, 2013
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by Olusegun Adeniyi That it took eight months after the plane crash that left Governor Dambaba Suntai critically injured for the political uncertainties in Taraba State to unravel is a real surprise. But now the gloves are off and the unfortunate power struggle is now in full swing. It all started la...
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Apr 18th, 2013
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By Mahmud Jega The appointment of a 26-member committee by President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday charged with “constructively engaging” members of the Boko Haram sect towards bringing its insurgency to an end was the biggest step yet taken by the government to explore the dialogue option ...
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Mar 27th, 2013
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At least 28 people have been killed in an attack by unidentified gunmen, who also set ablaze houses in Nigeria’s northern state of Plateau, officials said. The gunmen attacked the villages in Ganawuri district in Plateau under Riyom local government area on Monday, shooting indiscriminately and setti...
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Jan 6th, 2013
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Bishop of Bomadi Catholic Diocese, Vicarage Hyacinth Egbebor, in his homily at the burial of Gen. Andrew Azazi blamed the helicopter crash that killed the former National Security Adviser, Andrew Azazi; former Kaduna State Governor Patrick Yakowa, and four others, on corruption. At the state funeral ...
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Dec 18th, 2012
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Was he under a spell? Or is he suffering from some form of mental or psychological trauma? The questions are many on the lips and minds of many who heard the news of a Nigerian student (names withheld) enrolled in one of the numerous tertiary institutions in Ghana who sliced off and swallowed his man...