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North East

30 Jan 2017
The North-East of Nigeria, following its destruction by the Boko Haram insurgents, needs all the resources that can be mustered for its rebuilding, reconstruction and renovation (RRR).
6 Jan 2017
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai has charged personnel of the Nigerian Army to remain vigilant in spite of the defeat of the Boko Haram terrorists in the North East.
15 Dec 2016
Despite the insurgency in the North East region, the presidential sub-committee on economic development has insisted that the blueprint to return the region ...
7 Dec 2016
The EU Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Michael Arrion, who gave the pledge during a visit to the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun in her office, said the funds would be offered to the two States in the form of budget support.
3 Sep 2016
Senate President, Bukola Saraki, yesterday stated that accountability and oversight are key components in the nation’s efforts to rehabilitate the insurgency-ravaged North East zone.
26 Aug 2016
As part of activities to mark the 2016 World Humanitarian Day, Senate President Bukola Saraki has sent a technical team to Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, to access the situation ...
29 Jul 2016
Senator Ali Ndume on Friday appealed to well-meaning individuals, non-governmental agencies and international communities to help tackle challenges of hunger, poverty and malnutrition in Nigeria’s North East region.
27 Jul 2016
Nigeria, as in the period between 1964-70, appears to have entered another convulsive period in its history. A potential existential threat, greater than that posed to the country by the Civil War of 1967-70 ...
25 Jul 2016
The Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Col. Sani Usman, on Monday in Lagos said there were no longer camps of Boko Haram terrorists in the North-Eastern part of the country.
9 Jul 2016
Available statistics indicates that over two billion people in the world suffer from various forms of malnutrition. It is also an underlying cause of death of 2.6 million children each year...
2 Jul 2016
The Nigeria’s representative of the United Nations Children’s Fund, (UNICEF) Jean Gough has said that one in five children in the North East of Nigeria will die because of inability to access some...
25 Jun 2016
Dissatisfied by the continuous poor performance of secondary school students in the North-East region of the country in national and regional examinations, the North-East Education and Social Accountability ...


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The House of Representatives, yesterday, unveiled plans to investigate alleged involvement of Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami and Inspector General of Police (IGP), Usman Baba Alkali...
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Stakeholders have faulted the launch of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) rice pyramid unveiled by President Mohammadu Buhari...
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A group, Coalition of Women for Osinbajo, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to endorse Vice President Yemi Osinbajo as the consensus candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
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Anambra State, with the epithet: ‘Light of the Nation’, has, for many years been known for churning out pleasant surprises in several facets of life.
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Nigeria maintained its winning streak at the ongoing African Cup of Nations, beating Guinea Bissau 2-0 in their last Group D match of the competition.