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Kaduna residents groan as curfew bites hard

Some residents of Rigasa community in Kaduna, said on Tuesday that life has become extremely difficult for them since the imposition of a 24-hour curfew on the city by the Kaduna State Government.

President Buhari weeps in Bauchi

President Muhammadu Buhari was, on Thursday, in Bauchi State, moved to tears by the devastation caused by the fire incident that gutted no fewer than 750 shops in the central market in Azare.

Sultan Abubakar, General Dambazau, others bid Sheik Isiyaku Rabi’u farewell

Thousands of people including the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, attended the funeral prayer of Kano businessman, late Sheik Isiyaku Rabi’u on Friday in Kano.

Two dead in Sokoto during attempted prison break

The Sokoto State Police Command has confirmed two deaths and one hospitalised following a confrontation between hoodlums and Prison officials in Sokoto metropolis.

President Buhari urges elites to make sacrifices for Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on all citizens, particularly the elites, to be prepared to make sacrifices as a foundation for national growth and development.

President Buhari urges Nigerians to be ready to pay ultimate price for national growth

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on all Nigerians, particularly the elite, to be prepared to make sacrifices as a foundation for national growth and development.

President Buhari meets Katsina Elders’ Forum in Daura

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday met with members of Katsina Elders’ Forum at his private resident in Daura, Katsina State.

President Buhari loses two family members in quick succession – Presidency

The Presidency on Saturday said President Muhammadu Buhari’s extended family was bereaved with the deaths of two members in quick succession.

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The National Chairman of the Action Alliance (AA) Dr. Tunde Anifowose-Kelani, has challenged the governorship candidature of the party in Imo State and son in-law of Imo State governor, Uche Nwosu, over his nomination as the governorship candidate of the party in the forthcoming election in the state.