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Yuletide: FERMA identifies 353 critical roads for urgent attention

The Federal Roads Maintenance Agency has identified 353 critical roads across the country for urgent attention so as to make road users comfortable throughout the Yuletide period and beyond.
President Buhari receives in audience delegation of Retired Career Ambassadors of Nigeria (ARCAN) in State House on 5th Nov 2018

2019: North Central group endorses Muhammadu Buhari

A pro-democracy group, the North Central Union (NCU), on Wednesday endorsed the second term bid of President Muhammadu Buhari ahead of 2019 general polls, saying Buhari remained the most credible presidential candidate.
President Buhari receives in audience delegation of APC Stakeholders from Benue State in State House on 23rd Nov 2018-3

George Akume: Samuel Ortom’s government behind herdsmen, farmers clashes in Benue

Senator George Akume on Friday in Abuja said the people of Benue State were tired of misinformation about President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration.

2019: Nasarawa APC candidate denies allegation of sexual gratification

Dr. Muhammad Ya’u, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the Akwanga/Wamba/Nasarawa-Eggon Federal Constituency has denied allegation of sexual gratification levelled against him, as he prepares for the 2019 elections.

Nasarawa North: Dominic Adagadzu threatens to sue APC over alleged disqualification

The Senatorial Campaign Organisation of Dr. Dominic Adagadzu in Nasarawa State has threatened to take legal action against the national leadership of the All Progressives Congress for disqualifying the aspirant.

2019: Aminu Tambuwal pledges to explore mineral potentials of Nasarawa, others if elected president

Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, a presidential aspirant on the platform of Peoples Democratic Party, has pledged to explore the mineral resources in Nasarawa and other states, if elected president in 2019.

Atiku Abubakar: I don’t have any rift with Olusegun Obasanjo

Nigeria’s former vice president and 2019 presidential aspirant under the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has denied having any rift with his former boss, former President Olusegun Obasanjo.

Commuters express concerns over armed robbery attacks on Abuja-Keffi-Lafia highway

Commuters plying the Abuja-Keffi-Lafia highway in Nasarawa State have expressed concerns over the increasing cases of armed robbery on the road.
Nigeria Police

Nasarawa gas explosion: Security operatives block road to avert another disaster

Security personnel have diverted the road leading to Monaco Gas Filling Station which went up in flames on Monday in Lafia to avoid another disaster.

Nasarawa assemblyman dumps APC for APGA

Makpa Malla, a member of the Nasarawa State House of Assembly, has defected from the All Progressives Congress to the All Progressives Grand Alliance.

Suspected armed robbers attack journalists in Nasarawa

Some members of the Nasarawa State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Correspondents’ Chapel were on Sunday attacked by suspected armed robbers on Nassarawa-Eggon/Akwanga road in Correspondents’ bus.

Governor Al-Makura submits 18 nominees to lawmakers as overseers

Gov. Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has submitted a list of 18 nominees to the state House of Assembly for confirmation as Overseers of Development Areas in the state.

2019: Stop criticising President Buhari on selfish grounds – Governor Lalong tells Plateau people

The Plateau State Governor, Rt. Hon. Simon Bako Lalong, has asked the people of his state to stop criticizing President Muhammadu Buhari on selfish grounds.

Governor Lalong lauds President Buhari over N348.5 billion approval for Akwanga-Jos-Bauchi-Gombe road

Gov Simon Lalong of Plateau has commended President Muhammadu Buhari over the approval of N348.5 billion by the Federal Executive Council for the dualisation of Akwanga-Jos-Bauchi-Gombe Road.

Governor Lalong: President Buhari fulfilling his campaign promises

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau state said President Muhammadu Buhari is fulfilling his campaign promises made to Nigerians during the 2015 presidential election and deserves re-election in 2019.

INEC: Three factors hindering prosecution of electoral offences

The National Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) has identified three major factors hindering successful prosecution of electoral offences in the country.

World Friendship Day: Clergy advocates more inter-ethnic marriages

Rev. Armstrong Ajayi, Minister in Charge, First Baptist Church, Akwanga, Nasarawa State, has called for more inter-ethnic marriages among Nigerians to promote peace and unity.

Commuters stranded along Lafia-Akwanga road, as flood submerge bridge

Commuters traveling through Lafia-Akwanga Federal Highway were on Friday left stranded for over six hours, following the heavy rain that flooded the bridge at Shabu near Lafia.

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Theresa May returns to face EU leaders after Brexit deal rebuff

British Prime Minister Theresa May returned to face EU leaders Friday after they rebuffed her pleas for help to sell her Brexit plan back home and warned of the growing threat of a “no deal.”
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Grammy Award-winning jazz singer Nancy Wilson dies at 81

Grammy award-winning singer Nancy Wilson whose hits ranged from R&B to jazz and funk, died at her California home at age 81 on Thursday after a long illness, her publicist said.

FRSC tasks Julius Berger on completion of Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway

The Ifo Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Ogun, has urged Julius Berger Nigeria Plc, to expedite the completion of Lagos/Abeokuta expressway.
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Chris Hughton tasks Leon Balogun, Brighton teammates ahead Chelsea clash

Brighton and Hove Albion manager Chris Hughton has tasked w and his defenders to step up to the challenge they will face when they host Chelsea at the Amex stadium on Sunday.
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Kogi SDP senatorial candidate seeks arrest of APC candidate, council bosses

In a petition to the Inspector General of Police, dated, 3rd December, and made available to the press, Akpoti urged the police chief to arrest and prosecute some alleged political thugs identified to be members of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Kogi State chapter.