Nasarawa State

By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 24th, 2014
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By Kehinde Adegbuyi Address Delivered On Monday, June 21, 2014 By The Nigerian Human Rights Community, (NHRC) On The State Of The Nation Regarding The Growing Misuse Of Federal Power And The On-Going FG-Sponsored Removal Of State Governors, The Latest Being The Move To Remove The Governor Of Nasarawa...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 4th, 2014
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By Denja Yaqub The issue of violent crimes in Nigeria did not start with the advent of Boko Haram, the murderous gang that falsely claims the propagation of Islam as its underlying mission. The country has been contending with several violent crimes before now. Crimes such as armed robbery, kidnappin...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 2nd, 2014
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Obinna Akukwe Bomb blast in Nyanya again, few meters from the spot of the earlier blast. Just last week I had warned in a piece titled ‘Nyanya Bomb Blast-Ttraffic Hold-Ups and Politically Cursed Residents ‘ that the traffic holdups experienced by Nyanya residents due to clueless military checkpoints ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 26th, 2014
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by Obinna Akukwe   Since the unfortunate Nyanya Bus Park bomb blast which Boko Haram have claimed responsibility, residents have complained about the unnecessary hours spent on traffic occasioned by military checkpoint which gave the impression that they are an unwanted politically cursed append...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 19th, 2014
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    A Memo to the Northern Governors Forum by: His Excellency, V/Admiral Murtala H. Nyako (rtd.), CFR, GCON, rcds Executive Governor Adamawa State On On-Going Full-Fledged Genocide in ‘Northern Nigeria’ April 16, 2014  The adverse security situation in Northern Nigeria in particular and Nig...
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Aug 16th, 2013
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BY SIMON EBEGBULEM BENIN CITY— SOLDIERS attached to the Edo State joint military anti-robbery unit, code named Operation Thunder Storm, yesterday, paraded one Kabiru John from Nasarawa State, who allegedly defrauded  several persons of over N10 million while parading himself as an army major. Paradin...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 18th, 2013
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By Olusegun Adeniyi If there is any development that depicts the state of affairs in our country today, it is what happened last week following the coordinated attacks by Boko Haram on police, army and prison formations in Bama, Borno State. As it is now well documented, Boko Haram gunmen had attacke...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 15th, 2013
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By Chibuzo Ukaibe,Leadership (Abuja) The 36 governors under the aegis of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) yesterday asked President Goodluck Jonathan not to yield to the agitation for a declaration of state of emergency in troubled states in the country. There were reports of a planned emerge...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Oct 7th, 2011
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Abuja – Nigeria’s anti-corruption agency said it has arrested three former state governors on allegations of abuse of office and fraud totalling $615m. State governors are among the most powerful politicians in Nigeria, wielding influence over national policy and in some cases controlling...
By benim
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Sep 7th, 2011
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Abuja – Nigerian authorities said on Tuesday they had found a bomb-making factory near Abuja and had arrested six suspected members or people connected with the violent Islamist sect Boko Haram, including a foreign fighter from neighbour Niger. Authorities are investigating a bombing of the UN ...