Kaduna

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Jul 5th, 2014
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By Olusegun Adeniyi Last week in Kaduna, the Office of the National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd) held an international conference on “Security and Development Challenges of Pastoralism in West and Central Africa” with the theme: “The Role of Pastoralism in Preventing Insurgency and Confl...
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Jul 4th, 2014
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By Vincent Bodam Press release – We are a group of professionals and well-meaning individuals of Southern Kaduna origin concerned over the continued killing and annihilation of our people and wish to make a firm statement calling for immediate government’s action to stop the massacres in our lo...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 3rd, 2014
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“One of the best way to tackle a problem is to admit there is a problem”. Most of us did not admit Nigeria is faced with a grave security problem when boko haram started. We limited it to the North or North East. Now that it is spreading to other parts of the country, are […]...
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Apr 15th, 2014
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Written by Obinna Akukwe   Muslim-Muslim ticket in the forthcoming 2015 Nigeria’s presidential polls may be good option for the opposition All Progressive Congress (APC) if they intend to get more votes than the 12 million they garnered in 2011.   Many Nigerians have condemned the Muslim -M...
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Apr 3rd, 2014
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by Olugu Orji I am relieved that the on-going National Conference has finally broken through the barrier occasioned by sharp disagreements over voting procedure and has formally adopted the rules of business. I am elated by the candour many of the delegates are already exhibiting. I single out the no...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 9th, 2014
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The United States is deeply concerned by separate violent clashes in Nigeria’s Middle Belt region which claimed the lives of scores of innocent civilians on February 4-6. The attacks by gunmen against innocent villagers — including women and children — perpetuate a cycle of inter-communal...
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Jan 25th, 2014
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by Tonye Max Cookey-Gam FOLLOWING the change of leadership earlier this week, major political realignments have started favouring the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) which chieftains in Kaduna, who recently defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC), yesterday returned to the ruling party. Beside...
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Oct 7th, 2013
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By Luka Binniyat & Mayen Etim Campaigners for President Jonathan Goodluck ahead of 2015 elections, yesterday, escaped being lynched when hoodlums among the estimated 30,000 youths attending the Northern Youth Summit in Kaduna suddenly turned violent and went for the organisers of the event, while...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 2nd, 2013
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By Nna Nta Sometimes when a problem is complex and convoluted, resolution is achieved faster by the process of elimination. Knowing one way that something does not work is a step closer to knowing how it works. Thomas Alva Edison (1847 – 1931) is one of the most accomplished inventors of all times. T...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 17th, 2013
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Samuel, Friday and Mahmoud | credits: File copy The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested two young men who claimed to be undergraduates of the University of Jos, Isaiah Friday and Azzaior Samuel, for an alleged N2.05bn fraud. Two bureau de change operators, Salihu Mahmoud and Dan Ibr...