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No land for cattle colonies in Delta – Okowa

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Delta state Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, yesterday declared that the state “does not have land for cattle colonies.” The Governor stated this in Asaba while addressing stakeholders at a meeting involving herdsmen, farmers, community leaders and heads of security agencies. ...

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Fire guts DPR office in Minna

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Three office rooms at the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) in Minna, the Niger state capital, were gutted by fire yesterday, the Niger Coordinator of the department, Abdullahi Isa, has disclosed. Isa made the disclosure while conducting journalists round the ...

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Buhari ignores minister, reinstates NHIS boss

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President Muhammadu Buhari has reinstated the suspended Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme, Usman Yusuf. Yusuf was suspended by the Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, in June 2017, following allegations of gross misconduct. A panel commissioned by the ...

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Kano renovates hospital with N132m

Kano State Governor Dr  Abdullahi Umar Ganduje - Kano renovates hospital with N132m

Kano Kano state Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has approved the elevation of Salihu Tanko Yakasai as Special Adviser on Social Media and Aminu Kabir Yassar as Director-General, Media and Communications. Before their elevations, Salihu Tanko and Aminu Yassar were ...

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