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    Dec. 10, 2021 The National Primary Healthcare Development Agency (NPHCDA), has announced the top 5 performing Governors  and their states on the COVID-19 mass vaccination campaign in Nigeria. According to the NPHCDA in a post on Friday, Nasarawa  (12.72%) State retains at the top position, followed by Ogun (10. 45%) Jigawa State which has climbed ...
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    September 6, 2021 Bayelsa, Katsina, Jigawa, Yobe and Benue are among the eight states officially ranked as insolvent, according to the fifth Annual States Viability Index ( ASVI) released by the Economic Confidential . The eight states are deemed insolvent as their Internally Generated Revenues (IGR) in 2020 were far below 10% of their receipts ...
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    MAY 23, 2021 Issue of card reader honestly, we are not prepared to use the card reader now. It is an electronic system and the person who is supposed to use it has to be trained and time is against us The Jigawa State Independent Electoral Commission (JISIEC) says card reader would not be used ...
  • Rape in Adamawa

    The Police Command in Jigawa has arrested 11 suspects for allegedly raping a 12-year-old girl (name withheld). The Spokesman of the command, SP Abdu Jinjiri, confirmed the arrest, adding that the suspects (names withheld) were arrested on May 30, in Dutse Local Government Area of the state. He explained that the suspects were apprehended after ...
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    President Buhari In continuation of its efforts to invest in the country’s human capital development, the Buhari administration has continued to make significant strides through its National Social Investment Programmes (N-SIP). President Muhammadu Buhari administration’s NSIP, is aimed at empowering Nigerians and improving their livelihood through several initiatives. Millions of Nigerians nationwide are currently benefitting ...
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    United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) on Tuesday, said that girl child education is beyond getting girls into schools. Dr Zakari Adam, Chief of Field Office, UNICEF Kaduna stated this at a two-day meeting of High-Level Women Advocates (HILWA) in Northern Nigeria, holding in Kaduna. HILWA is UNICEF’s Nigeria intervention project, currently in 14 states, funded ...
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    Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Wednesday presented certificate of return to Kano State Governor-elect, Dr Abdullahi Ganduje. Similarly, the state deputy governor-elect, Dr Nasiru Gawuna and 23 state Assembly members-elect were also presented with the certificate. Thirteen state Assembly members-elect of the people’s Democratic Party, PDP, were conspicuously ...
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      The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved N27.4billion as intervention funds for states affected by conflicts, insecurity and flooding across the country. The Vice-President of the National Food Security Council and Gov.  Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi, disclosed this at the end of the Council’s meeting, which was presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari ...
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    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will complete the deployment of sensitive election materials to the Nation’s 774 local government areas for the Saturday elections by Thursday. INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, while addressing newsmen on Wednesday in Abuja said that the commission was making good progress on logistics for the rescheduled elections. “I ...
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        The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has re-affirmed his commitment  to restructuring the country if elected in the presidential elections on Feb. 16 . Atiku gave the assurance while addressing thousands of party faithfuls at a presidential rally at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium in Port Harcourt on Monday. ...