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Doctors Embark On Indefinite Strike In Sokoto
Sokoto State chapter of the Nigerian Medical Association , has embarked on indefinite strike, following the inability of the management of the Usmanu Danfodio University Teaching Hospital Sokoto, to implement Skipping policy for medical and dental officers.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
Lawyers call for reform in Nigerian...
Two Nigerian men sentenced to have a hand amputated each for theft have had their convictions overturned, in the latest acquittals to raise questions about standards in the Islamic justice system.
After the centenary celebrations: What next?
The superbly organized celebrations to mark the 100 years of amalgamation of the Northern and Southern Protectorate to form Nigeria have just ended in a justified mild form.
Nigeria: FG Says Terrorism Stalls Oil Exploration in North
GROUP Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Mr. Andrew Yakubu, yesterday, told the Senate Committee on Petroleum that the insurgency in the North had negatively affected oil exploration in the region.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Arsonists raze Senator's campaign office in Sokoto
Unknown arsonists on Saturday set ablaze the campaign office of Sen. Ibrahim Gobir, located on Western Bye-pass Road, Sokoto.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Why Nigeria'll not break up under Jonathan's watch-Clark
Elder statesman and Ijaw Leader, Chief Edwin Kiagbodo Clark was the guest lecturer at the 7th Distinguished Lecture Series of School of Media and Communication, Pan Atlantic University, Victoria Island, Lagos, last Wednesday.
Leaders Reject Jonathana s Ultimatum to Return to PDP
The possibility of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar and dissenting Governors who defected to the All Progressives Congress returning to the ruling Peoples Democratic Party as requested by President Goodluck Jonathan is zero, the spokesman of the defunct New Peoples Democratic Party has said.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Man, 25, kills 56-year-old father in Sokoto
The Police in Sokoto State on Tuesday confirmed the murder of a 56-year-old man, Mallami Aliyu, by his 25-year-old son, on Sunday.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Don't stop our rallies, APC tells INEC
The All Progressives Congress on Sunday warned the Independent National Electoral Commission and the Police not to stop its members from campaigning for the 2015 elections, should they decide to start now.
Nigeria: Tambuwal Holds Secret Talks With Obasanjo in Abeokuta
The Speaker of House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal, on Sunday visited former President Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta, Ogun State, where the two men held secret talks for almost an hour.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Nigeria is changing rapidly under Jonathan - Maku
Ahead of the 2015 general elections, the Minister of Information, Mr. Labaran Maku has called on volunteers to rise up in support of the sustenance of the transformation agenda of President Goodluck Jonathan.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Jonathan is still learning, he 'll do better if reelected - Bafarawa
At the dawn of the Fourth Republic, he joined the All People's Party , which later became All Nigeria Peoples Party and now APC.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
President Jonathan storms Imo to receive returnees into PDP
Speculations are rife that President Goodluck Jonathan will storm Owerri next week to formally welcome former governor of Imo State, Chief Achike Udenwa, into the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, family.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Jonathan's Chief of Staff, Oghiadohme resigns
The shoddy handling of the President Goodluck Jonathan's trip to Sokoto, weekend, where he received former Governor of the State, Attahiru Bafarawa into the Peoples Democratic Party may have been final straw that broke the camel's back for the former Chief of Staff to President Jonathan, Mike Oghiadohme.
Fri Feb 07, 2014
Defection: 5 'rebel' Govs stall hearing of PDP's suit
The five 'rebel' Governors that defected to the All Progressives Congress, APC, yesterday, stalled hearing of the suit before the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court seeking to declare their seats vacant.