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  1. Ram sellers bemoan low patronageRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Vanguard

    Ram sellers in Zaria, Kaduna State, have decried low patronage of their wares barely three days to the Eid-el-Kabir festival. Alhaji Abdulmuminu Alhassan, the "Sarkin-Tirken Sarkin Zazzau" , told NAN that the ram sellers had never had it so bad.

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  2. A Thriving Culture of CorruptionRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    Yet, corruption and poverty are intertwined. Poverty rate still stands at 33.1 per cent in biggest economy.

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  3. The story of the struggle of my life, by Atiku AbubakarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Vanguard

    JADA I was born on November 25, 1946 in Jada, Adamawa State, Nigeria. I was named after my paternal grandfather, Atiku Abdulkadir.

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  4. Feud between Presidency, ministers stalls inauguration of five Federal boardsRead the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | Vanguard

    THE Lingering disagreement between some ministers and the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation is delaying the inauguration of no fewer than five Federal Government agencies, Vanguard learnt on Monday. The affected parastatals, whose board members were announced on July 10, 2014 by the Presidency, are: Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria , National Agency for the Prohibition of Traffic in Persons and other related matters , Federal College of Chemical and Leather Technology, Zaria, National Research Institute for Chemical Technology, Zaria and the National Library of Nigeria.

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  5. NAMA Boss Tasks Graduating ATC Cadets on SafetyRead the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | Hispanic Business

    With the graduation of the cadet controllers, the agency is gradually narrowing the gap created by retiring controllers as another group of 17 is being expected to graduate at the college by next month. Speaking at the graduation ceremony of the cadets, the managing director of the agency, charged the remaining students to justify the huge investment in the course of their training by remaining committed and dedicated to duty, in the overall interest of safety of the Nigerian airspace.

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  6. Nama Tasks Graduating Atc Cadets on SafetyRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | Hispanic Business

    With the graduation of the cadet controllers,the agency is gradually narrowing the gap created by retiring controllers as another group of 17 is expected to graduate from the college next month. Speaking at the graduation ceremony,the managing director of the agency,Engr.

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  7. 1966 Coup: Ironsi rejected our nominee to replace slain Prime Minister Balewa - Mbazulike AmaechiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Vanguard

    Nigeria's first Minister of Aviation, Chief Mbazulike Amaechi lives in Nnewi, Anambra State. In an encounter with Sunday Vanguard, he spoke on the Nigeria of his days as minister and how, despite the resolve of his colleagues in the Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa-led cabinet to continue the First Republic following the assassination of the Prime Minister, the military, led by General G.T.Y. Aguiyi-Ironsi, sacked the democratic process.

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  8. I don't need your apology for killing my children - El-Zakzaky tells JonathanRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | In-depth Africa

    Renowned Islamic scholar, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky has told President Goodluck Jonathan to hold back his apology over the killing of his three sons and 31 other members of his group, Shiite Islamic Movement in Nigeria.

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  9. El-Zakzaky rejects Jonathan's 'sorry'Read the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | In-depth Africa

    Frontline Islamic cleric Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky has rejected President Goodluck Jonathan's apology for the killing of his three sons and 31 other members of his movement. El-Zakzaky is the leader of the Shiite Islamic Movement in Nigeria.

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  10. 2015 Election: INEC, Transport institute in moves to address logistic challengesRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | Vanguard

    Dr Aminu Musa-Yusuf, the Director-General, Nigerian Institute of Transport Technology , said the institute was collaborating with the Independent National Electoral Commission to address logistics challenges facing the commission. Musa-Yusuf said this at the opening of a three-day training programme on "logistics operations management'' for officials of INEC on Monday in Zaria Musa-Yusuf, who was represented by the Director of Transport School, Dr Abimbola Udomusu, said logistics was a critical element for the smooth and successful conduct of elections.

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  11. Soldiers' Killing Of My Sons, 30 Members, Blessing In Disguise - El-ZakzakyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Ghanamma.com

    ZAKZAKY WITH HIS IRANIAN VISITORS DURING THE 40TH DAY PRAYER OF THE 33 KILLED MEMBERS OF ISLAMIC MOVEMENT OF NIGERIA IN ZARIA THURSDAY. PHOTO BY ABDULGAFAR ALABELEWE Leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, on Thursday conducted the fortieth day prayer for the 33 members, including three of his children, who were allegedly killed by soldiers in Zaria during the Quds Day procession on July 25, 2014.

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  12. ABU Student Had Dengue Fever, Not Ebola, Says Kaduna Dep GovRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Ghanamma.com

    The 19-year-old Faculty of Law undergraduate student of the Ahmadu Bello University , Zaria, who has been under quarantine at the varsity's teaching hospital in Shika, for a strange ailment that was earlier suspected to be the Ebola Virus Disease , has tested negative. Deputy Governor of Kaduna State, Ambassador Nuhu Audu Bajoga, told newsmen in Kaduna Wednesday that the student was rather suffering from 'Dangue Fever', not Ebola Virus Disease.

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  13. Ebola: Kaduna Suspected Patient Tests NegativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | In-depth Africa

    Authorities of Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital , Zaria, said the result of the suspected Ebola patient's test confirmed he had dengue fever, not Ebola. "The diagnosis is dengue fever, not Ebola, and it is a case we used to have from time to time and is curable."

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  14. Call to 'higher service'Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 | In-depth Africa

    The Nigerian institute of Management has conferred its highest professional award of fellow on 27 persons. The ceremony climaxed activities marking this year's edition of its Fellows and Spouses Day Luncheon , reports NNEKA NWANERI Tt is a tradition that has kept the Nigerian Institute of Management going.

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  15. Nigeria: ABU student suffers from dengue fever, not EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Crofs Blogs

    The 19 year old undergraduate student of Law in Ahmadu Bello University , who has been under quarantine at the teaching hospital of the University in Shika, Zaria for a strange ailment that was earlier suspected to Ebola Virus Disease has been tested Ebola negative. Deputy Governor of Kaduna State, Ambassador Nuhu Audu Bajoga, told newsmen in Kaduna Wednesday that the student was suffering from 'Dengue Fever', not Ebola Virus Disease.

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  16. ABU student suffers from Dangue fever, not Ebola -Dep GovRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 | In-depth Africa

    The 19 year old undergraduate student of Law in Ahmadu Bello University , who has been under quarantine at the teaching hospital of the University in Shika, Zaria for a strange ailment that was earlier suspected to Ebola Virus Disease has been tested Ebola negative. Deputy Governor of Kaduna State, Ambassador Nuhu Audu Bajoga, told newsmen in Kaduna Wednesday that the student was suffering from 'Dangue Fever', not Ebola Virus Disease.

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  17. Killing of my sons, members, blessing in disguise -El-ZakzakyRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 | In-depth Africa

    Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky led Islamic Movement in Nigeria on Thursday conducted the fortieth day prayer for the 33 members, including the leader's three children allegedly killed in Zaria during the Quds Day procession on July 25, 2014 by men of the Nigerian Army. Zakzaky said the killing of his sons and 30 members was a blessing in disguise, explaining that, the group were consoled by the fact that the deceased died as martyrs.

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  18. Another Ebola victim dies in P-HarcourtRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 | Vanguard

    The first confirmed Ebola Virus Disease, EVD, case that was also one of the three persons quarantined in Oduoha, Emohua Local Government Area, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, has died of the disease. The deceased, an elderly woman, is the seventh Ebola fatality to be recorded in the country, and the first death in the new Port Harcourt isolation centre for Ebola.

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  19. Nigeria records another Ebola case in Rivers: Dr. Enemuo's sisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Crofs Blogs

    Nigeria has confirmed its eight Ebola case in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, the Minister of Health, Onyebuchi Chukwu, said Wednesday.

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  20. Ebola: death toll now 7, as Rivers female patient diesRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 3 | In-depth Africa

    The latest to die of the virus is the female patient who was on admission in the same hospital with the Port Harcourt Doctor, Iyke Enemuo.

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