Daily Archives: February 21, 2018

Missing schoolgirls: Buhari orders military to secure Yobe school

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday directed the military and other security agencies to immediately take charge of Government Girls Technical College, Dapchi, which was attacked by suspected ...

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Nissan in Nigeria, discusses modalities for vibrant auto market, cheaper vehicles

As part of on-going appraisal of its vehicle assembly project in Nigeria, Nissan Motor Co. Ltd., last week deployed a high-powered delegation from its headquarters ...

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EU appoints woman as Head of Cabinet

The European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Wednesday appointed a woman for the first time as his Head of Cabinet. “The President appointed today Clara ...

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Teacher flogs student to death in Zamfara

A teacher at Government Day Secondary School Sankalawa in Bungudu local government area of Zamfara State has allegedly flogged a student to death. The Deputy ...

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Yobe: 94 girls missing after new Boko Haram school attack

Fears grew in northeast Nigeria on Wednesday about the fate ofabout 94 girls who have not been seen since a Boko Haram attack on Government ...

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APC crisis: Army denies involvement in Kaduna demolition

The Nigerian Army on Wednesday denied involvement in the demolition of the factional All Progressive Congress (APC) Secretariat in Kaduna on Tuesday. The Senator Suleiman ...

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Al-Makura re-nominates two ex-chairmen to Nasarawa Assembly for confirmation

Governr Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has re-nominated two ex-chairmen of the Interim Management Committee (IMC) for Keana and Keffi local Government Areas to the ...

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Senate seeks immediate end to NASU strike

The Senate on Wednesday expressed concern at the lingering strike by members of Non- Academic Staff Union of Universities (NASU). Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike ...

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South Africa to raise VAT for first time in 25 years

South Africa will increase value added tax (VAT ) for the first time in over two decades, the Treasury said on Wednesday. The Finance Minister, ...

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NAHCON approves 117 tour operators for 2018 Hajj

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) had approved licences for 117 Tour Operator Companies for the 2018 Hajj Operations. The approvals were issued after ...

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