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Nine arrested for allegedly buying stolen property in Nasarawa

Nine persons have been arrested by the Police in Nasarawa State for allegedly buying stolen property from suspected vandals.

Rabidly jealous wife allegedly throws rival’s babies into well

The Police Command in Nasarawa State has arrested a 20-year-old housewife, Aisha Isah, for allegedly throwing into a well her two stepdaughters, Zainab 4, and Baaba 2, over a disagreement with the children’s mother.

60% of Nasarawa local council workers paid for doing nothing – official

Haruna Osegba, Nasarawa state commissioner of local government and chieftain affairs, says more than 60 per cent of local government workers in the state receive salaries for doing nothing.

Police to recruit 31,000 officers yearly – IGP

The Inspector Genral of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has announced plans to recruit 31,000 officers yearly for the next five years to effectively fight crimes in the country.

IGP Idris inaugurates new police command headquarters in Lafia

The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, has inaugurated the new state Police Command headquarters, Lafia, donated by the Nasarawa State Government.

Polytechnic suspends two staff for allegedly diverting tuition fees

Two members of staff of the Nasarawa State Polytechnic, Lafia, have been suspended for allegedly diverting tuition for private use.

Sallah: Al-Makura releases N11m to Nasarawa pilgrims in Saudi Arabia

In the spirit of Eid-el-Kabir, Gov. Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State, has released N11 million to the pilgrims from the state in Saudi Arabia for Sallah.

Nasarawa govt to distribute beds, mattresses worth N222m to boarding schools

Nasarawa state government has concluded plans to distribute 7,000 mattresses and beds to the tune N222 million to boarding secondary schools across the state before students resumption.

Al-Makura urges politicians to promote peace

Gov. Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has urged politicians to promote peaceful conduct while seeking elective office.

Nasarawa council workers to get 60% of August salary

The Nasarawa State Government on Thursday said that local government workers in the state would receive between 60 and 80 per cent of their August salaries.

Nasarawa places embargo on employment of non-academic staff in tertiary institutions

The Nasarawa State Government has placed an embargo on the employment of non-academic staff in three of its tertiary institutions.

Eid-el-Kabir: Police deploys 4,000 officers in Nassarawa

The Nassarawa State Command of the Nigeria Police Force said it has deployed 4,000 officers of the state, to various towns and villages to forestall breakdown of law and order.

Nasarawa govt set to tackle post-harvest loses

The Nasarawa state government says it is establishing a food processing zone in the state to mitigate post-harvest loses.

Nasarawa gov’s wife tasks women on peaceful co-existence

Hajiya Salamatu Al-Makura, wife of the Nasarawa State Governor, has tasked women to exhibit virtues that promote love, unity and peaceful co-existence.

I’ll give hope to physically-challenged in Nasarawa – Al-Makura

Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has said that his administration was determined and committed to prove to the people that physical-disability is not a barrier to a willing soul. The governor even described himself a disabled person.

Zoning of political offices undemocratic – APC chief

A chieftain of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Nasarawa State, Aliyu Wadada, on Monday said zoning of offices by political parties is undemocratic and should be jettisoned.

Nasarawa gov approves N84m water projects

Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa has approved new water projects worth over N84.4 million to tackle the scarcity of water in some parts of the state.

APC, reason for Biafra agitations – Lagi

The Former Attorney General to Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura, Hon Innocent Lagi, has attributed the recent call for secession to the inability of the All Progressive Congress (APC) to unite the country.

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