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Jonathan's scorecard: Harnessing potential of agriculture
"I don't know what to do; I have tried all I can to get fertiliser but it is not available.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
Nigeria: Year After Church Bombings Kaduna Struggles to Rebuild
Sectarian violence has plagued central Nigeria for decades and tens of thousands of people have been killed.
Kaduna Assembly passes no confidence vote on Commissioner
The Kaduna State House of Assembly has passed a vote of no confidence on the Commissioner for Water Resources, Mr John Ayuba, over poor implementation of the Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programme .
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Sokoto still standing behind Wamakko
It is a wonder how a man like Governor Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko, who inherited a '' dead PDP '' in 2007 in Sokoto state could have been heinously suspended from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP by the party's National Working Committee, NWC.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
FAAN Rakes In N120m From Disused Airplanes
BEYOND ridding the nation's airports of disused aircraft, there are indications that the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria may have made a fortune from the disposal of the equipment.
Flooding: FG to delineate flood plains
The Federal Government is to embark on the mapping and delineation of flood plains in the country, as part of efforts to control flooding and halt further dislocation of communities.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
'We Have No Casualties In Our Troops To Mali'
THE Nigerian Army authority Friday said it has so far recorded no casualty in Nigeria's Peace Keeping operation to Mali.
Nigeria: Let's Patronise Local Producers Like DICON
The plight of the Defence Industries Corporation of Nigeria highlights a major reason for the high unemployment rate in the country.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Nigeria: Power Struggle in Taraba State
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.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Fight back when you come under any form of threat, Commandant urges soldiers
The Nigerian Army on Tuesday said it has trained and injected 52,000 soldiers into the peacekeeping mission and soldiers under peacekeeping should fight back when they are under any form of attack.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Eye exercise necessary for good, clear vision - Ophthalmologist
A Ophthalmologist, Dr Silas Amos has advised Nigerians to exercise their eyes daily in order to sustain good and clear vision.
Nigeria: You're an Ingrate, FG Lambasts Ribadu
The Presidency, yesterday, reacted to the assertion by former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu that Nigeria under President Goodluck Jonathan is a 'sinking ship'.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Nigeria: Police Detonate 'Laptop Bomb' in Kaduna
An Improvised Explosive Device programmed in a new laptop dumped along Jema'a/Junction Road in Kaduna North Local Government Area was yesterday detonated by the Anti-Bomb Squad of the state police command, Weekly Trust has gathered.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Nigeria: Muslim Leader Bombed Newspaper Office 'to Appease Allah'
In America devout Muslims don't bomb newspaper offices over stories they don't like.
FCT Minister's battle against extortion
OVER the years, public officials in Nigeria have unwittingly become endangered species, usually the target of slanderers and extortionists, for reasons that are less than altruistic.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Musa Fingers Foreign Interests In Boko Haram Ban
LEADER of opposition parties and former Governor of old Kaduna State, Alhaji Balarabe Musa, has said that the proscription of Boko Haram Islamic sect by President Goodluck Jonathan has shown that the US and Israel are behind the security operations of the country.
Lagos, Kaduna Lead In $2.4bn Foreign Debt
AFTER paying a total of $76.78 million for debt service in 2012, the total external debt stock of the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory , Abuja, now stands at $2,384,178 million, according to official figures released by the Debt Management Office .
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Bomb Blast Averted In Kaduna
BARELY 24 hours after the meeting of the Nigeria Northern Governors Forum in Kaduna, what could have been a bloody explosion was averted in the state Friday when men of the anti-bomb squad of the state Police Command successfully detonated a bomb in the metropolis.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
PDP crisis worsens
CRACKS on the walls of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, widened with the North-West chapter of the party differing with the National Leadership over the decision of the National Working Committee, NWC, to suspend Governor of Sokoto State, Alhaji Aliyu Wamakko.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
PDP suspends Wamakko, Yuguda, others may shun Northern govs' meeting
SOKOTO State Governor Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko was suspended from the People's Democratic Party on Wednesday for alleged disrespect for the political grouping.