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Primary and Secondary schools in Kaduna State have been encouraged to promote reading and writing competition so as develop better students in the society for national development. The Kaduna State Commissioner of Education, Mrs Halima Lawal who was represented by Mercy Bainta Kude stated this at a Super Spellers and Creative Writers Competition organized by […]

Peoples Democratic Party has frowned on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) decision to extend the deadline for party primaries by six days. PDP spokesperson, Mr Debo Ologungba, said INEC has changed the goalpost in the middle of the game, stressing that certainty of elections is the bedrock of democracy. He was speaking at the […]

A Non-Governmental Organization, ActionAid Nigeria in continuation of its system and structure strengthening approach against radicalization to violent extremism(SARVE3) project, has selected 6 local governments towards building community peace through youth radio listener’s session. The Resilience Programme Coordinator, ActionAid Nigeria, Anicetus Atakpu, disclosed this during the third phase of the programme in Kaduna, on Friday. […]

Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai has reiterate the commitment of his administration towards providing quality education, good healthcare services, social amenities as well as investing for the future of the children in the state. The governor made this known while delivering his speech during the celebration of Kaduna State at 55 Student Match-Past at […]

Senator Aishatu Binani has emerged as the winner of the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primary poll in Adamawa State. She beat five other contenders, all men, to clinch the ticket. The Chairman of the APC Adamawa State Electoral Committee, Gambo Lawal, announced the result on Friday where she scored 430 votes to defeat her […]

A Public Affair Analyst and Journalist, Emmanuel Ado while speaking on Invicta Fm’s Flagship Programme; Perspectives, has given his insights into the emergence of Senator Uba Sani as the APC Aspirant for the Gubernatorial elections in Kaduna State. He said Uba’s win is victory for Kaduna State thus the politician will do more in the […]

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has bowed to pressure and extended the deadline for political parties to conduct their primaries for the 2023 general election. INEC’s National Commissioner and Chairman of Information and Voter Education Committee, Festus Okoye, said the Commission took the decision to extend the deadline for the conduct of primaries after […]

Senegal’s President Macky Sall fired his health minister as his country mourned the death of 11 newborn babies in a hospital fire blamed on an electrical short circuit. The tragedy late Wednesday in the western city of Tivaouane was just the latest in a series of hospital deaths that have exposed the weaknesses of the […]

The Supreme Court has dismissed an appeal filed by Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, seeking to stop his probe over an alleged ninety-six-billion-naira fraud. In a lead judgment prepared by Justice Emmanuel Augie but read by Justice Adamu Jairo, the Supreme Court dismissed the appeal of Mr. Ameachi on grounds that the issue of not […]

The Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC), in April, shared 656.602 billion naira between the Federal Government, states and local government councils. This amount is however 68.969 billion naira lower than the 725.571 billion naira shared in the month of March. This was contained in a communique issued at the end of a virtual meeting of […]

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