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  1. Ehrlich Architects Receives 2015 AIA Architecture Firm AwardRead the original story

    Friday | The American Institute of Architects

    ... of recommendation. A few of their most notable projects include: The Ahmadu Bello University Theater in Zaria, Nigeria. One of Ehrlich's most vernacular and sustainable buildings, this 500-seat venue is composed of a ring of mud-walled pavilions, ...

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  2. Asidere interpretes females models in his MuseRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Vanguard

    Since he graduated from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria in 1988 with a first class in painting, Asidere has been a regular face in most exhibitions in Nigeria. In fact he is regarded as one of the best painters, and that was why the serene environment of Omenka gallery came alive again as art enthusiasts, collectors, artists, lovers and even students trooped to the gallery to witness the latest offering from him.

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  3. Nigerian luxury handbags inspire envy abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The China Post

    Mention northern Nigeria and the first thing that may spring to mind is Boko Haram. Zainab Ashadu is hoping to change that - by selling designer handbags.

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  4. Flying Eagles must improve their finishing - ManuRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | In-depth Africa

    Nigeria's Under-20 team coach, Manu Garba has said he expects his team to improve on their finishing despite beating Jamba Academy of Kaduna 4-1 in a test match yesterday at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium in Kaduna. Manu Garba said he was satisfied with the many chances his team created against a good Jamba side, but would blame match rustiness for his team's poor finishing.

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  5. El-Zakzaky replies Gumi, accuses him of working for IsrealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Vanguard

    Kaduna- Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, yesterday, replied the open letter written to him by a prominent Islamic scholar, Sheikh Ahmed Abubakar Gumi, accusing him of working for Isreal. Gumi had in his widely published letter, yesterday, said that El-Zakzaky was leading a band of lawless youths which often attracted state-sponsored violence on them.

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  6. Flying Eagles Begin Test Matches ThursdayRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | In-depth Africa

    The team have been training in Kaduna for about a week now. Their first match will be against Jamba Academy of Kaduna and it will kick off by 7am at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium in Kaduna.

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  7. Ehrlich Architects Receives 2015 AIA Architecture Firm AwardRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The American Institute of Architects

    ... of recommendation. A few of their most notable projects include: The Ahmadu Bello University Theater in Zaria, Nigeria. One of Ehrlich's most vernacular and sustainable buildings, this 500-seat venue is composed of a ring of mud-walled pavilions, ...

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  8. Nigeria: Transport Minister Says Five Million Commuters Utilise Rail Conveyance SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | AllAfrica.com

    The Minister of Transport, Idris Umar has said that an estimated five million commuters from across the country have utilised the rail transport system from last year to date. He disclosed this in Abuja during the 2014 Ministerial Press Briefing.

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  9. APC guber primaries: El-Rufai, Bindow, Abubakar, others clinch ticketsRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 6 | Vanguard

    By Clifford Ndujihe, Luka Binniyat, Peter Duru, Umar Yusuf, Abel Daniel , Marie-Therese Nanlong, John Mkom & Mayen Etim MORE governorship candidates emerged yesterday from the All Progressives Congress nationwide primaries. Among those who picked the party's tickets are Akinwunmi Ambode in Lagos, former Federal Capital Territory Minister, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, who won the primaries in Kaduna; Mohammed Abubakar ; Dr. Nyere Anyim ; Senator Mohammed Umaru Jibrilla Bindow ; and Barr.

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  10. 2015: El-Rufai grabs Kaduna APC Guber TicketRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | Vanguard

    By Luka Binniyat/ Mayen Etim KADUNA - Former Federal Capital Territory, FCT Minister Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has emerged the winner of the gubernatorial primary election of the All Progressive Congress, APC for Kaduna State ahead of the 2015 gubernatorial polls. El-Rufai defeated other four aspirants in a primary election that started Thursday, December 4, 2014 and lasted through the early hours of Friday.

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  11. El-Rufai and the variables in KadunaRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Vanguard

    By Luka Binniyat KADUNA-THE perceived political difficulties of Governor Mukhtar Ramalan Yero of Kaduna State and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP have given currency to the aspiration of the All Progressives Congress, APC. The contenders for Kaduna State governorship ticket of the APC include: Alhaji Lukman Mohammed, a nephew of late oil bureaucrat, Dr Rilwan Lukman.

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  12. First Class Graduate Of Economics Shot Dead By Policeman While Defending GirlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | Ghanamma.com

    A gun-happy policeman has killed a 30-year-old first class graduate of Economics from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, according to reports. The victim, Moses Murtala Aminu, who lived at No.

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  13. Policeman kills first class graduateRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Vanguard

    Thirty-year-old first class graduate of Economics from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Moses Murtala Aminu was shot dead by a constable with the Nigeria Police. Moses had on Sunday, left his No.

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  14. Can a Costly Campaign to Eradicate Polio From Nigeria Possibly Succeed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | The Nation

    When Rudyard Kipling visited Chicago in 1889, the black canals and soot-filled air made him wonder if he hadn't wandered into hell on earth. The crowded slums reminded him of Calcutta; the anarchists and religious fanatics, mobsters and businessman, shouting and spitting everywhere, struck him as so many savages.

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  15. GAVA holds lecture on the role of Visual Artists in national dev'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    ... USA in 1977. In 1983-1986 he occupied the position of Acting Head Department of Art, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria and Head of Dept. of Art Education, KNUST, Kumasi, 1993-1997. He later became the Dean, College of Art, KNUST (1993-1997). ...

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  16. Jonathan Okays Justice Mohammed's Nomination As Next CJNRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    Indications emerged on Tuesday that President Goodluck Jonathan has accepted the National Judicial Council's recommendation of Justice Mahmud Mohammed's appointment as the next Chief Justice of Nigeria . The present CJN, Justice Aloma Mukhtar, will retire on November 20 when she will have attained the mandatory retirement age of 70 years.

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  17. I'm A Bonafide Indigene Of Kaduna - El-Rufa'i Reacts To Claims He's From Katsina StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    The El-Rufai Campaign Organisation has said that contrary to claims by political opponents that the former FCT minister was from Katsina State, Malam Nasir El-Rufa'i is not only a bonafide indigene of Kaduna State but poised to chase out the Peoples Democratic Party-led government in Kaduna come 2015. A statement on Tuesday signed by Mr Mohammed Musa Soba of the Directorate of Media, El-Rufai Campaign Organisation, noted "with dismay the apparent insistence of the PDP and its pathetic government in Kaduna State to stay strictly comical".

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  18. Air Traffic Controllers To Shutdown Nigeria's Airspace Nov. 23 Over Outstanding AllowanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    The Nigerian Air Traffic Controllers' Association, NATCA, on Sunday issued a 21-day ultimatum to the management of the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency, NAMA, to pay outstanding allowances of its members. The association gave the ultimatum in a communiquA signed by its President, Victor Eyaru, and the General Secretary, Banji Olawode, at the end of its 43rd Annual General Meeting in Kano State.

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  19. Nigeria: How to Hold a Fair Election and Why We Must - GambariRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... University in New York. He has taught at several American universities and Ahmadu Bello University in Zaria, Nigeria, and he serves as Chancellor of Kwara State University in Ilorin, Nigeria. His diplomatic career began when he was tapped from ...

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  20. Nigeria: A Golden Hat for Gowon at 80Read the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    General Yakubu ''Jack'' Dan-Yumma Gowon clocked 80 years on the 19, October. The octogenarian, Nigeria's 3rd Head of State who ruled from 1966 to 1975 was celebrated within Nigeria, Africa and beyond.

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