Governance

Jigawa govt to recruit 1,736 teachers

The Chairman of State Universal Education Board (SUBEB) in Jigawa, Alhaji Salisu Zakar, said on Wednesday that the state government would employ 1,736 teachers, to ...

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2019 polls: INEC to feed policemen with N6bn

Feeding of policemen during the 2019 polls will gulp N6bn. This is contained in the budget for the polls presented to the House of Representatives ...

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Presidency denies U.S, UK, EU pressure on Buhari to drop second term bid

The Presidency on Tuesday said there was no truth in a media report that some foreign powers were putting pressure on President Muhammadu Buhari not to seek re-election in 2019 ...

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As Osinbajo orders: Police IG renames SARS as FSARS, officers to undergo psychiatric tests

Following the order given by the Acting President Yemi Osinbajo for the overhaul of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim idris, has ordered its immediate shake-up to address complaints ...

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2018 Electoral Bill awaits Buhari’s assent – Sen. Enang

The 2018 Electoral Bill passed by the National Assembly on July 24 and forwarded to President Muhammadu Buhari, is alive and awaiting assent ...

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Why NASS can’t reconvene now – Saraki, Dogara

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, and Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, have just explained why the National Assembly cannot reconvene now ...

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Jigawa governor appoints permanent secretary

Governor Muhammad Badaru of Jigawa has approved the appointment of Garba Ahmed as Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Commerce. A statement issued in Dutse on Tuesday ...

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2019: Buhari retains Osinbajo as running mate — Presidency

The Presidency on Monday said the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, would still remain the running mate of President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 presidential election ...

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Boko Haram: Why soldiers demonstrated at Borno Airport – Military

The military has said the shooting at the Maiduguri airport, on Sunday night, which fuelled anxiety among residents, was carried out by ‘unscrupulous’ troops that ...

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Why I have over 1,000 aides – Ebonyi Governor

Ebonyi Governor, David Umahi, has declared that he appointed over 1,000 aides on assumption of office in 2015 in order to tackle the menace of ...

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