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Nigeria’s current political structure can no longer work – Former Kano commissioner

FORMER Kano State Commissioner for Works  and Infrastructure Muazu Magaji has called for a review of the Nigerian political structure, stating that the current...

COVID-19: No test centre in Southeast, entire North, Ahmad Lawan calls out FG

THE SENATE President, Ahmad Lawal has raised concerns over the absence of  of test centres for coronavirus in some geo-political zones of the country...

INTERVIEW: How Nigeria’s insecurity is aided by too many ungoverned territories — Odinkalu [Part I]

CHIDI Odinkalu, a writer and Professor of Law, and former chairman of the National Human Rights Commission has for several decades dedicated himself to...
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Nigeria’s biggest security crisis is its huge population, Prof. Odinkalu warns

NIGERIA's biggest security crisis is not the terrorist group, Boko Haram, but her increasingly overwhelming population size, Chidi Odinkalu, a human rights activist, writer,...

World Bank Report: 87 % per cent of all poor people in Nigeria are in the North

A report by the World Bank has estimated that 87 percent of the poorest people in Nigeria are in the North. It also stated...

Banditry, malnutrition killing thousands of children in Zamfara

ACCORDING to the United Nations Children's Fund, UNICEF, an estimated two million children in Nigeria suffer from Severe Acute Malnutrition, SAM. Grace Obike, with...
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El-Rufai says Nigeria’s North largely worse off than South, and statistics agree

NASIR EL-RUFAI, the governor of Kaduna State, has said Nigeria's northern region is more backward, more unhealthy, and less educated than the south, and...

INEC Defends Allocation of New Polling Units To North

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, said on Wednesday that more 21, 615 polling units will be allocated to the North ahead of the...

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Abducted Nasarawa commissioner regains freedom after five days

ABDUCTED Nasarawa State Commissioner for Information Culture and Tourism Lawal Yakubu Addah has regained freedom after five days in...

FG asks Google to ban four loan apps for fraudulent practices

THE Federal Government has asked Google to remove four loan apps from playstore. The apps are Maxi Credit, Here4U, ChaCha...

MRA condemns revocation of licenses of 52 broadcast stations

THE Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has condemned the revocation of the licenses of 52 broadcast stations by the National...

Terrorists release four more Abuja-Kaduna train abductees

TERRORISTS behind the Abuja-Kaduna train attack released four more victims on Friday. Kaduna-based publisher Tukur Mamur confirmed the release in...

Nigerians facing mass deportation from UAE cry for help

NIGERIAN nationals in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are facing forced expulsion from the country, more than a year...
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