Nigeria news today headlines update Monday 11th March 2019
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India will hold a general election in seven stages starting on April 11, the election commission said on Sunday. Report says it will be the world’s biggest democratic exercise with Prime Minister Narendra Modi likely to benefit from tension with Pakistan. Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora told newsmen that about 900 million voters would be […]
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Israeli warplanes struck Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip overnight, in response to a projectile launched from the coastal enclave, the Israeli army said on Sunday. Israeli fighter jets and other aircraft hit several military targets in addition to two Hamas vessels in northern Gaza, an army statement said. Earlier in the night, the army […]
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Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara state has asked the communities being ravaged by armed bandits attacks to help the security operatives with intelligence on their movements. The governor,who stated this during a sympathy visit to Kawaye community, said unless the residents help the security operatives in intelligence gathering they could do little in tackling the […]
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The Emir of Yauri, Alhaji Muhammad Zayyanu Abdullahi has commended the federal government for the establishment of the Hydroelectric Power Producing Areas Development Commission (HYPPADEC). The royal father, in a press statement, said the commission, which is billed to serve the riverine states of Kebbi, Kogi, Kwara and Niger, would go a long way to […]
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Former Head of State General Abdulsalam Abubakar yesterday decried the low turnout of voters at the Governorship and House of assembly election in Niger state. He also advised the people should accept the outcome of the election despite the low turn out.He posited that the low turnout may be due to tiredness from the last […]
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Agro-Processing Productivity Enhancement and Livelihood Support Project (APPEALS) have disclosed that about 1000 farmers in the category of People with Special Needs (PSNs) are expected to benefit from agricultural support intervention anchored by the project in Kano. The Kano State APPEALS project coordinator, Malam Hassan Ibrahim, during a one-day sensitization meeting with PSNs in […]
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LAGOS – The Muslim Rights Concern(MURIC) has advocated the need for the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar to be immune from deposition The development was sequel to last Monday’s demonstration round the city of Sokoto by hundreds of youths against the purported plan by a political party to depose the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji […]
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Food and beverages vendors in Jos, who enjoyed mass sales during the Presidential and National Assembly elections on Feb. 23, went home disappointed last Saturday, after most voters shunned the governorship and state assembly polls. Some of them lamented their losses, saying that they did not envisage the apathy that characterised the March pollss Mrs […]
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Mr Ezekiel Afon, a lawmaker representing Pengana Constituency in the Plateau State House of Assembly has died hours after he was re-elected to represent the constituency. Mr Bashir Sati, the Secretary of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in the state confirmed the lawmaker’s death .He said Afon died Sunday afternoon after a brief illness. “It […]
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The Kaduna State Government has condemned the Sunday morning attack on Ungwan Barde community in Kajuru Local Government Area of the state by suspected bandits. Mr Samuel Aruwan, the government Spokesman, made the appeal in a statement in Kaduna. “The government condemns the violent attack and extends its sympathy to the community and the families […]
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