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Tambuwal, Sultan inaugurate 12-bed clinic built by ex-students

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal and the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III on Sunday inaugurated a 12-bed clinic built by former students of the Sultan Abubakar College, Sokoto. The health facility was built for the college at the cost

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Katsina University says memo on religious groups is not against Christians

The authorities of the Umaru Yar’Ádua University, Katsina, have denied discriminating against Christian students in the approval granted a students religious association to operate on its campus. The Acting Dean of Student Affairs of the University, Sulaiman Kankara, had in

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Cross River builds Canadian model school to boost tourism

The Cross River Government says it has commenced the construction of a Canadian model school in Obudu Local Government Area of the state  to boost tourism. Dr Stephen Odey, the Executive Secretary of the State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB),

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NMA to FG: Withdraw sack threat against our members or…

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has demanded the immediate withdrawal of the threat by the Federal Ministry of Health to employ temporary doctors to replace resident doctors currently on a warning strike. The association made the demand in a statement

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‘How kidnappers broke into Turkish school’

On December 20, 2015, during the visit of the General Officer Commanding, 81 Division of  the Nigerian Army, Major General Ebenezer Babtunde Oyefolu in his Oke-Mosan office, Abeokuta, the Ogun State Governor, Sen. Ibikunle Amosun, alerted on  militants who specialize

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LAUTECH: Oyo, Osun pay N500m to end crisis

The Oyo and Osun state governments have paid N250 million each to the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) to end the crisis rocking the institution. The Nation confirmed the development from a very top source in the university yesterday.

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NOUN holds 6th Pre- convocation Lecture

  By Mariam Sanni, Abuja National Open University of Nigeria has held  its 6th Pre- Convocation Lecture as part of the activities to mark their convocation ceremony. The lecture which was titled:  Political Economy of Education: issues and challenges of

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Bauchi State’s agency to build more nutrition centres across 20 LGAs

The Bauchi State Primary Health Care Development Agency, has said that it would  build more centres for the Management of  Acute  Malnutrition (CMAM)  programme  from three to the remaining 17 Local Government Areas in the state. The Chairman of the

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Resident doctors demand revamping of healthcare facilities

  By Mariam Sanni, Abuja The National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) in Abuja have called for immediate revamping of tertiary health institutions for efficient and quality healthcare delivery. Dr John Onyebueze, the National President of the association, made the

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Takeaways from our guided tour of the Northeast- #BBOG

#BringBackOurGirls Statement 18 January 2018 A. Introduction Today is Day 1010 of the abduction of our Chibok girls, taken from theirschool, Government Secondary School, Chibok by terrorists on 14 April 2014, Day600 under President Muhammadu Buhari’s watch, and Day 990

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