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Irate Youths Attack Jigawa Federal Lawmaker, As He Narrowly Escaped Being Lynched

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Usman  Abubakar Adamu Aggrieved Youths in Jahun local government has protested against a member of the House of Representatives, representing Jahun and Miga constituency, Alhaji Sa’idu Miga over alleged nonperformance in office. The incident happened at the commissioning of 6.5 kilometers Jahun township road by the chairman Nigeria governors’ forum Gov. Abdul Aziz Yari. The […]

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Governor Al-Makura Attributes Percentage Payment Of Pensioners To The Implementation Of New Minimum Wage

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Rabiu Omaku Nasarawa State governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura has attributed the percentage payment of pension to retirees to the implementation of the Federal government new minimum wage of N18,000. Al-Makura stated this during the swearing-in ceremony of Chairmen of the thirteen Local Governments, he said the State government did not only implement the new minimum […]

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Public School In Doma To Commence Morning And Afternoon Classes Due To Acute Shortage Of Classrooms

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Rabiu Omaku The principal of Doma North Secondary School, Doma piqued over lack of classrooms following the wiping out of entire structures by a rainstorm which occurred on Tuesday morning in Doma, the headquarter of Doma. He said the affected school is looking forward to introduce morning and afternoon classroom. The Principal in an exclusive […]

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EFCC Docks Bamali, Ex-CEO Nigeria Institute of Mining and Geosciences, Procurement Officer Over N70million Fraud

By   /  May 30, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday, May 28, 2018 arraigned the duo of Engineer Umar Saidu Bamali and Adeniyi Adeosun before Justice Daniel Longji of the State High Court sitting Jos, Plateau State, on a 6-count charge of conspiracy, misappropriation of funds and criminal breach of trust. Trouble started for Bamali, a […]

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Breaking: Court Jails Ex-Taraba Gov Nyame 14 Years Without Fine

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The Federal Capital Territory High Court has sentenced a former governor of Taraba State, Mr Jolly Nyame, to 14 years in prison without an option of fine.   The court convicted Mr Nyame of criminal breach of trust in a case of N1.64billion fraud preferred against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). […]

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Lalong Visits Plateau NUJ, Seeks Partnership

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Yakubu Busari   Governor Simon Bako Lalong has paid a historic visit to Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Plateau State chapter under the able leadership the commissioner for information and communication, Hon Yakubu Dati on Monday to further consolidate on his electioneering campaign promises to the citizens of the state.   Lalong at a selected […]

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Breaking: Dino Melaye Defects From APC To PDP

By   /  May 30, 2018  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Embattled Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West senatorial district on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) resumed in the Senate this morning and has defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). He announced his defection on the floor of the Senate on Wednesday morning which caused confusion as APC and PDP senators exchanged […]

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Ex-Plateau Deputy Speaker Yusuf Gagdi In Crisis As His Kantana Constituents Begin Process To Recall Him

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Yakubu Busari   The Kantana constituency of Kanam Local Government Area of Plateau State has commenced the process of recalling the member representing them at the State House of Assembly Yusuf Gagdi, the former Deputy Speaker of the Plateau state House of Assembly under the All Progressive Congress (APC).   The process for the recall […]

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ICPC Docks UK-Based Neurology Prof, Wife Over N233.6million Fraud

By   /  May 29, 2018  /  Press Releases  /  No Comments

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has charged a United Kingdom-based Professor of Neurology, Reuben Oluwakinmilehin Obaro and his wife, Mrs. Ayodele Olubunmi Obaro, a practicing nurse in the UK, to court for misappropriating N233.6 million belonging to the Federal Government. The suspects who are facing an 8-count charge before Justice […]

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EFCC Arrests Two Suspected Fraudsters For N7million Fraud

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal office, has arrested two members of a syndicate of fraudsters for offences bordering on obtaining money under false pretences to the tune of over N7, 000, 000.00( Seven Million Naira). The suspects were arrested at Elomaz Hotel, Maryland, Lagos, following a petition received by the Commission […]

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