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27 Feb
I am a daddy’s girl; my father is my world. I can’t say I worship my father, but I love him because he is someone you can sit and talk with; not just his children, but also anyone.
16 May 2020
•Bans All Movements Into Anambra From 8pm-6am Anambra State governor, Willie Obiano has confirmed the second case of Coronavirus was a man who recently sneaked into the state after a trip to Kano, regretting that he gained entry despite his administration’s efforts to tighten security at the boundaries. Obiano pointed out that the man was…
15 May 2020
The defects in the foundation of the Nigerian state can hardly be disputed. There would be a need for this foundation to be properly looked into so that an edifice of great promise
14 May 2020
Kano State Government on Wednesday reaffirmed its commitment to reintegrating the Almagiri children repatriated to Kano into its free and compulsory basic and secondary education policy. A statement by the commissioner for information, Malam Muhammad Garba said the government is ready to accept Almajiris repatriated from any state of the federation and the Federal Capital…
2 May 2020
The deportation of some Nigerians from their state of residence to their state of origin following the spread of COVID-19 has again re-opened citizenship rights debate in the country.
29 Apr 2020
Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike yesterday arrested five persons who were not on essential duty for violating the state government’s lockdown directives in parts of Port Harcourt and Obio/Akpor council areas.
27 Apr 2020
The Kaduna State Commissioner for Health, Dr Amina Mohammed-Baloni has confirmed five new cases of Covid-19 in the state. She said, "the new cases are among Almajirai who were recently repatriated from Kano." Baloni said in a statement that there are now nine active cases in the state. The commissioner, however, maintained that contacts of…
25 Apr 2020
The Kebbi State Government said that it has accommodated 70 Almajiris evacuated from Zaria in Kaduna State. Briefing newsmen yesterday in his office, Chairman of Suru Local Government, Alhaji Umar Maigandi Dakingari, said the government had received the Almajiris from the state from delegatea
23 Apr 2020
State governors in the North have begun deporting students of the Almajiri educational system as the region battles growing cases of COVID-19.
12 Mar 2020
In any controversy that Sanusi Lamido Sanusi (SLS) is at the centre there can be no sitting on the fence. You would either be for him or against him.
11 Mar 2020
About two million Almajiris are roaming the streets of Zamfara, according to the state Director of Budget, Alhaji Hamza Salisu.
19 Oct 2019
Hajiya Zainab Magaji, the Programme Manager of Bi-Lingual Educational Programme in Nasarawa State says no rights of any Almajiri student will be trampled upon under the watch of the programme in the state.

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