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Nasarawa Assembly re-elects Balarabe-Abdullahi as Speaker

The sixth Nasarawa State House of Assembly has re-elected Alhaji Ibrahim Balarabe-Abdullahi (APC-Umaisha/Ugya constituency) as Speaker.
Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi

Speaker: Nasarawa Assembly passed 40 bills, 80 resolutions in four years

The Nasarawa State House of Assembly on Thursday says it passed over 40 bills and 80 resolutions between 2015 and 2019.
A man gets his thumb marked to indicate he has voted at one of the polling unit in Lagos on March 9, 2019. – Nigerians are voting for a second time in a fortnight in governorship and state assembly elections, with heightened concerns from observers of violence and an increased military presence. Elections for governors are being held in 29 of Nigeria’s 36 states, for all state assemblies, plus the administrative councils in the Federal Capital Territory of Abuja. (Photo by STEFAN HEUNIS / AFP)

Nasarawa speaker wins re-election

The Speaker of Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi, has been re-elected into the state House of Assembly in last Saturday’s election.
Senator Abdullahi Adamu

Elections: Senator Adamu begins campaign, urges Nigerians to vote President Buhari, APC

The Senator representing Nasarawa West Senatorial District, Alhaji Abdullahi Adamu, has begun his third term senatorial campaign with a call on Nigerians to vote President Muhammadu Buhari, to complete his good work beyond 2019.
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Elections: PDP not alternative to APC – Nasarawa speaker

The Speaker of the Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Alhaji Ibrahim Balarabe-Abdullahi, said the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would not be an alternative to the ruling All Progressives Congress(APC) in 2019.
Social Democratic Party (SDP)

SDP promises to tackle insecurity, unemployment in Nasarawa

Alhaji Isa Ibraheem, the Social Democratic Party (SDP), candidate for the Umaisah/Ugya seat in the Nasarawa State House of Assembly, says he will tackle youth restiveness if elected.
Social Democratic Party (SDP)

2019: We will dethrone Nasarawa Assembly speaker – SDP

Alhaji Issa Ibraheem, a Social Democratic Party candidate for Nasarawa State House of Assembly, says that the party will win a landslide victory in the Umaisha/Ugya state constituency during the 2019 general election.

Many dead, several injured in renewed attacks on Nasarawa community

The crisis rocking the Bassa and Egbura communities in Toto local Government Area of Nasarawa State and some neighboring communities in Kogi State have claimed many lives.

Nasarawa local council to refund 20 percent workers salary

Toto Local Government Council of Nasarawa State said on Saturday that it would refund the 20 per cent (about N1.8million) staff salaries deducted in April to curtail security challenges facing the area.

Military launches Operation Whirls Stroke to flush out killer groups in Benue, others

He said the Chief of Defence Staff, General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin in consultation with service chiefs and commanders of other security agencies re-strategised and constituted the operation to ensure peace and security of lives and properties in the affected states returned back to normal.

Nigerian Army arrests suspected militia spiritual head in Nasarawa

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday said it arrested suspected spiritual head of militia armed group in Toto Local Government Area of Nasarawa State after destroying some of the group’s camps in Ugya village in the area.

Soldiers destroy militia strongholds in Nasarawa, arrest spiritual leade

Soldiers of the 177 Guards Battalion, Keffi, have destroyed strongholds and camps used by militia groups terrorizing the people of Nasarawa state and surrounding areas.

Communal clashes claim over 20 lives in Nasarawa

Over 20 people were slaughtered in their cold blood in Ugya, Toto Local Government Area of Nasarawa State in a communal clash that erupted, on Tuesday, between the Ebira and Bassa ethnic groups.

Nasarawa speaker calls for prayer for safe release of Dapchi girl Leah Sharibu

The Speaker, Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Alhaji Ibrahim Balarabe-Abdullahi, on Friday urged Nigerians to pray for the safe release of Leah Sharibu by Boko Haram.

Nasarawa Assembly passes amended 1968 Area Court law

The Nasarawa State House of Assembly, on Monday, passed into law a bill for a law to amend the Area Courts law 1968 which made it clearly for the appointment of only graduates of law as Area Court judges in the state.

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Plateau university vice chancellor calls for calm after gunmen attack

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Recruitment: Nigerian Navy warns against fake list, says yet to release results – official

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Senator Abdullahi: 2015 senate rule illegal, not fit for 9th assembly

The Chairman, Sen. Ahmad Lawan Campaign Group, Sen. Yahaya Abdullahi, says, amendments done to 2015 Senate Rule is illegal and not fit to be used in the 9th National Assembly.