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Borno govt to recruit 500 civilian JTF to secure Biu

Borno State Governor Kashim Shettima yesterday said 500 youths would be recruited into the Civilian JTF to boost the security of Biu township and safeguard the community against insurgents.

Governor Shettima challenges ex-President Jonathan to reveal findings of Chibok abduction panel

Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, has challenged former President Goodluck Jonathan to reveal the findings of the committee he constituted to investigate the abduction of Chibok schoolgirls.

Borno corps members relocate to Katsina over insecurity

The 2017 ‘Batch B’ National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members posted to serve in Borno State have been relocated to Katsina State where they began their orientation programme, on Thursday.

President Buhari has delivered more corruption than change to Nigerians – Ex-President Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has described the reinstatement of Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina, former boss of the Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT), as a bold symptom that the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led government has delivered more corruption than change to Nigerians.

Borno lacks manpower to combat fire disaster – Governor Shettima

Borno State Governor, Alhaji Kashim Shettima, has lamented that the state lacks the manpower to effectively combat any fire disaster in the state.

El Kanemi coach Imama Amapakabo’s car a personal gift – Governor Shettima

The brand-new car given to new El Kanemi coach Imama Amapakabo is a personal gift from the Borno State Governor Kashim Shettima, officials have clarified.

President Buhari’s northern Nigerian agenda

In the school year that commenced in September 2017, the United Nations Children’s Fund established 350 temporary learning centres across Northern Nigeria, to enrol 750,000 children.

President Buhari’s World Bank statement twisted, quoted out of context – Ex-Governor Oshiomhole

A former Governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole, on Sunday spoke on the controversy trailing the statement by President Muhammadu Buhari, supposedly directing the World Bank to focus its assistance towards the northern part of the country.

We’re ready to die for PDP in 2019 – Governor Nyesom Wike

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, says he is ready to lay down his life if it will ensure victory for the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2019 general elections.

President Buhari’s visit reassured us of safety in Borno – Igbos

The Igbos residing in Borno has commended the decision of President Muhammadu Buhari to visit Borno to celebrate the 57th Nigeria’s Independence Day.

President Buhari urges troops to stand against secession

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday told troops of the Nigerian military that they would be the biggest losers if Nigeria should disintegrate as being canvassed by some groups and individuals.

Anambra guber: I’ll remain, work for APC – Andy Uba

Senator Andy Uba, a governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, APC in the party’s primary election has said that he would not leave the party.

North-East APC govs express divergent views on restructuring

Governors of Bauchi, Yobe and Borno states have expressed divergent views over the current agitation for restructuring of the country at the on-going north east zonal meeting on federalism held, in Bauchi, on Monday.

Ndume returns from suspension as Senate resumes Tuesday

A former Majority Leader of the Senate, Ali Ndume, will resume from suspension on Tuesday as the National Assembly reconvenes after its two-month annual recess.


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