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APC Governors restate FG’s commitment to ending security challenges

The Progressives Governors Forum (PGF) says the Federal Government under the leadership of President Muhammadu Buhari is committed to tackling security challenges facing the country. Gov. Abubakar Bagudu of Kebbi State and Chairman of the forum gave the assurance in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja while felicitating Gov. Simon Lalong …

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Insecurity: Reps Ask FG To Suspend 2021 Census

The House of Representatives on Tuesday called on the Federal Government to suspend the planned 2021 census until the insecurity situation in the country is addressed. The House presided over by Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila advised the Federal Government to suspend the exercise till such a time the country was safe …

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‘A Peacemaker, Nation Builder,’ Jonathan Pays Tribute To Yar’Adua 11 Years After

Eleven years after his demise, former President Goodluck Jonathan has paid tributes to his former principal Umaru Musa Yar’Adua Former President Yar’Adua died on May 5, 2010, after battling an illness leaving Jonathan, the then vice-president to take the seat of power. Jonathan in a series of tweets on Wednesday …

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2023: Coalition endorses Bala Hussaini for Mubi North, South and Maiha Federal constituency.

A coalition of youth organisations has urged Bala Hussaini to contest a member representing Mubi North, Mubi South and Maiha Federal constituency in 2023 because of his sterling leadership qualities. Muhammad Ibrahim, Director-General of the coalition, said this at a news conference in Yola on Tuesday. Mr Ibrahim said that …

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Madi, Adamawa pension boss, wins The Finder most transparent pension administrator award.  

Executive Chairman of Adamawa state Pension board, Thomas Madi, has won this year’s FINDER most transparent award of the Year (CEO Leadership Category) Gold award. Other pension administrators nominated for the award include Director-General, Lagos State Pension Commission (LASPEC), Babalola Obilana, Chairman Edo state pensions bureau, Mr I.D.S. Juwobor, Nassarawa …

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Presidency Warns Of Plot To Throw Nigeria Into Turmoil, Force Undemocratic Change Of Govt

The presidency has raised an alarm over the plot by some disruptive elements to throw Nigeria into turmoil. Presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina, in a statement issued on Tuesday said the aim of the disruptive elements is to create a situation whereby a vote of no confidence would be passed on …

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ADSU matriculates 6,629 Students into various undergraduate programmes

Adamawa State University (ADSU), Mubi, on Tuesday, matriculated 6,629 Students into the various undergraduate programmes of the University. Professor Kaletapwa George Farauta, the Vice-Chancellor of the University, made this known in an address at the combined 17th Regular matriculation ceremony held at the University in Mubi. Prof. Farauta explained that …

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Nigerian workers are opposed to the scrapping of local councils

The Organised Labour says Nigerian workers are opposed to any reform that seeks to scrap the local government system from the Constitution. The President, Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Mr Ayuba Wabba, said this on Monday in Abuja, in a statement, he jointly signed with President, Trade Union Congress (TUC), Mr …

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Bauchi Govt Places Four LGAs On High Security Alert

The Bauchi State Government has placed four Local Government Areas in the state on high-security alert. Briefing journalists after an emergency Security Council meeting on Monday, the Secretary to the State Government, Sabi’u Baba identified the local councils as Zaki, Dambam, Darazo and Gamawa. “We have noticed attempts to dismantle …

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Gov. Fintiri celebrates Nigerian journalists on World Press Freedom Day

Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri of Adamawa state has felicitated with Nigerian journalists as they celebrate this year’s World Press Freedom Day. Fintiri in a statement signed by his Director General media, Solomon Kumanger, in Yola on Sunday said that May 3 was set aside every year to remind governments around …

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