Kano, Nigeria Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Kano Emirate Council picks hole on Sanusi's suspension.Read the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | Vanguard

    By AbdulSalam Muhammad KANO - Kano Emirate Council has condemned the suspension of Malam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi from the position of Central Bank of Nigeria Governor.

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  2. Nigeria: Agents seize passport of ousted governorRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | WTEN-TV Albany

    A woman who opened fire at the headquarters of a Northern California Indian tribe killed her brother, nephew and niece, police said Friday.

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  3. INTERVIEW-Nigeria's c. bank governor to challenge suspension in courtRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | AlertNet

    ... spending. Nigerians speculate that his outspokenness owes much to his being heir apparent to the throne of Kano, Nigeria's second most powerful Muslim monarchy. It is the relic of a medieval Islamic empire that thrived off trans-Saharan trade routes ...

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  4. Social injustice, cause of insecurity in N-East - Maitama SuleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2014 | Vanguard

    Bauchi-An Elder statesman and First Republic Minister of Mines and Power, Alhaji Yusuf Maitama Sule, has blamed the current security challenges facing the country, particularly in the North East, where Boko Haram insurgency has claimed thousands of lives, on social injustice.

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  5. Lamido Sanusi Nigeria's Central Bank Governor in Bombshell "Suspension"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2014 | CFR.org

    Nigeria's central bank governor Sanusi Lamido Sanusi poses for a photo after an interview with Reuters at the World Islamic Economic Forum in London, October 30, 2013.

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  6. Boko Haram attack kills 60 in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2014 | The Age

    ... the violence caused by the Boko Haram insurgency, weeps at a refugee camp in Mararaba Madagali, Adamawa State. Kano, Nigeria : An attack by scores of Boko Haram Islamists in the north-east Nigeria town of Bama has killed 60 people and caused massive ...

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  7. Emordi gets last chance at PillarsRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2014 | Vanguard

    Coach Okey Emordi has been handed a final chance to prove his worth at Kano Pillars, who weekend crashed out of the preliminary round of the Confederation of African Football Champions League.

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  8. Nigeria suspends anti-graft central bank governorRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2014 | Reuters

    Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan suspended Central Bank Governor Lamido Sanusi on Thursday, removing an increasingly outspoken critic of the government's record on tackling rampant corruption in Africa's leading energy producer.

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  9. NUGA 2014: UNIBEN, UNIPORT win men, women's 100m goldRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2014 | Vanguard

    Onyeaku Chukwuma of the University of Benin has won the 100m male event at the ongoing 24th Nigeria University Games Association Games.

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  10. Nigeria's Kano govt to construct 44 garment making unitsRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2014 | Fibre2Fashion

    The government of Kano state in northern Nigeria is planning to build 44 new garment production units across the province with an investment of N4.7 billion, WorldStage Newsonline reported.

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  11. Boko Haram chief threatens attacks in Nigeria's oil regionRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    Islamist leader Abubakar Shekau warns Nigeria Boko Harum will attack the oil producing Niger Delta in an escalation of bloody campaign The leader of radical Islamist group Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau, threatened attacks in Nigeria's oil-rich Niger Delta region in a new video released on Wednesday.

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  12. Nigeria is changing rapidly under Jonathan - MakuRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | Vanguard

    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.

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  13. Nigeria: Brute Force Fails to Break Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Hoping to snuff out Boko Haram, Nigerian forces launched a crackdown in May 2013, swooping into towns, rounding up hundreds of youths and strafing suspected hideouts of the militia, who, despite being pushed back, continue to torment civilians and target security forces.

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  14. Why kerosene is not sold at official price - NNPCRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | Vanguard

    The Group Managing Director of Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Mr Andrew Yakubu, yesterday in Abuja said that kerosene was not sold at the official price of N50 per litre because of diversion of the product by some marketers.

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  15. Senate confirms Gusau, Obanikoro, 9 others as ministersRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | Vanguard

    THE Senate, yesterday, confirmed former National Security Adviser, Gen. Mohammed Aliyu Gusau, former Nigerian High Commissioner to Ghana, Musiliu Obanikoro and former governor of Adamawa State, Mr. Boni Haruna, from Zamfara, Lagos and Adamawa states as ministers.

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  16. Governor: Nigeria losing war on terroristsRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | US News & World Report

    Nigeria is losing its war against Islamic extremists, warned the governor of the northeastern state hardest hit by the country's uprising, as the death toll from the latest attack by militants rose to more than 150, a U.N. agency said Tuesday.

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  17. Senate confirms Gusau, Obanikoro,9 others as ministersRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | Vanguard

    THE Senate, Tuesday, confirmed former National Security Adviser, Gen. Mohammed Aliyu Gusau, former Nigerian High Commissioner to Ghana, Musiliu Obanikoro and former governor of Adamawa State, Mr Boni Haruna, from Zamfara, Lagos and Adamawa states respectively, as ministers.

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  18. Governors Of Northern Nigerian States Want Central Government To Deploy More Troops ThereRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    The Northern States Governors' Forum on Monday urged Nigeria's Federal Government to deploy more troops to the North-East to contain the upsurge in attacks by insurgents there.

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  19. Nigeria Islamists better armed, motivated than army-governorRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | AlertNet

    Confiscated weapons are displayed after a military raid on a hideout of suspected Islamist Boko Haram members in Nigeria's northern city of Kano, Nigeria, August 11, 2012.

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  20. A closer look at Sanusi's figuresRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | Vanguard

    MALLAM Sanusi Lamido Sanusi,would go down in history as the most controversial Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria .

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