Troops Kill Several Boko Haram Terrorists – MNJTF

By HASSAN JIRGI, Maiduguri The Chief of Military Public Information, MNJTF headquarters, Colonel Muhammad Dole, has confirmed that the Multinational Joint Task Force MNJTF have killed 20 members of Boko Haram insurgents, destroyed five gun trucks, five motorcycles, and several

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NDLEA Arrest Fake Security Officers With 427kg Drugs In Borno

By HASSAN JIRGI, Maiduguri Three drug traffickers in uniforms of security agencies have been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) with over 427 kilograms of illicit drugs in Borno state. A statement on Thursday by

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Nasarawa Governor Flags Off 24km Idadu/Agbashi Road

By David Christopher, Lafia Nasarawa State governor, Engineer Abdullahi Sule, has flagged off the construction of the 24km Idadu/Agbashi road, in Doma Local Government Area of the state, estimated to cost the government N3.2bn. Engineer Sule performed the groundbreaking ceremony

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Over 71m NIN Issued As FG Extends SIM Verification To March 31 

By Moses Okorie The Federal Government has announced that the number of people who have obtained their National Identification Number (NIN) has exceeded 71 million, and those yet to link their Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) to their NIN for data

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Discos Revenue Targets Are Based On Actual Consumption – ANED

Joel Ajayi The Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors (ANED) has said, contrary to ‘misinformation’ concerning the nature and purpose of revenue targets Distribution Companies (Discos) give their staff, such targets are usually set based on what customers have consumed. “One

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High Tension In Bauchi Community Over Gonto 21st Memorial Anniversary

Hassan Jirgi, Bauchi Hundreds of women and youths took to the streets to protest against the event of the 21st memorial anniversary of a leader and crusader of the Sayawa people, late Peter Gonto, which was slated for 30th December

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We Were Sidelined from Baba Gonto 21st Memorial Anniversary – APC Bogoro

Asiya Umar Adam  The All Progressives Congress (APC) Bogoro local government chapter in Bauchi State has said that the party was sidelined from late Baba Peter Gonto 21st memorial anniversary, just as it’s distanced itself from the Programme.  AljazirahNigeria reported that

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Borno Attorney-General Hands Over Environment Ministry To New Commissioner After 6 Months

By HASSAN JIRGI, Maiduguri The Attorney General and Commissioner of Justice Barrister Kaka Shehu Lawan has handed over the affairs of Ministry of Environment to Architect Yerima Saleh after overseeing it for six months. The Justice Commissioner, Barrister Lawan has

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Minister Charges Newly Promoted Generals On Loyalty, Professionalism

…Urges  them to restore peace and security in the country Mariam Sanni,Abuja The Honourable Minister of  Defence (HMOD) Major General Bashir Magashi (rtd) has charged newly promoted senior officers  of the Nigerian Army (NA) to discharge their duties professionally and

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Lobi Stars Trashed Shooting Stars 2-1 In Makurdi

Henry Ibya, Makurdi Lobi Stars FC of Makurdi, Wednesday at the Aper Aku International stadium, Makurdi, trashed the Shooting Stars of Ibadan with a 2-1 victory. Though the visiting Ibadan boys were in firm control of the game despite the

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