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Explosions, gunshots heard in Damaturu

Residents of Maisandari quarters told our correspondent that the explosions and gunshots were from the direction of the Anti-Terrorist Squad headquarters (ATS) located at...

Saving MAKIA

This came amid public anger against the controversial Minister for embezzling more than a quarter billion naira to purchase two BMW armoured cars for...

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Government and economy ratings agencies

In the report, Fitch placed BB- and BB ratings on Nigeria’s long-term foreign and local currency International Drawing Rights (IDRs) and senior unsecured bond...

Wounded Statue of Liberty

They write that French ‘’revolutionary armies quickly started carrying out a radical process of reform in the lands they’d conquered’’. They abolished remnants of...

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What’s stellar about Stella?

The annoying thing is that the president instead of out-rightly sacking the minister constituted a committee of inquiry to investigate the matter, despite a...

Re: Armoured cars are inevitable

I was especially taken by the writer’s reference to the evolution of government’s pandering to its ministers and head of state, beginning with the...

Police tear-gas protesting Benue teachers, pupils

The teachers, as early as 7:30am, took to the streets to protest what they described as the state government’s inability to pay their minimum...

Police free man found with human leg in Bauchi

The state Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Haruna Mohammed, while addressing newsmen yesterday in Bauchi said: “Recently, a man was arrested with human leg...

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95% of milk consumed in Nigeria imported – Yero

The governor said this during the flag off of the Growth Enforcement Scheme (GES) to dairy farmers in the state organized by the Federal...

‘Drugs alone can’t cure insanity’

Olugbile, while speaking as a guest lecturer during the unveiling of Nature Crest Home and Rehabilitation Centre, a medical outfit for mentally challenged persons,...