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July 16, 2018 12:05 PM 2019: Atiku begins nationwide tour, set mega declaration for July 21st– The Sun News

Former vice-president and leading presidential aspirant, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, will be commencing a consultation and familiarization tour across the country beginning from July 16, 2018 ahead of the presidential primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The former number two citizen will begin with a scheduled visit to Gombe State on Monday then proceed 19

June 30, 2018 8:31 AM Osun 2018: PDP holds ward congress today

The Peoples Democratic party (PDP) will today hold ward congresses across the 332 wards in Osun state, ahead of its primaries slated for July 17, DAILY POST reports. A 5-man panel, headed by Governor Ishaku Darius of Taraba State was billed to preside over the exercise. According to a statement signed by the State PDP Publicity Secretary, Hon Sunday 25

June 29, 2018 5:35 PM 20 doctors, nurses complete trauma care training in Benue 20 doctors, nurses complete trauma care training in Benue The Sun NewsThe Sun News

In a bid to contribute their quotas toward saving lives in the wake of communal violence affecting Nigeria’s north-central states, about 20 doctors and nurses, on Thursday, completed a three-day training in trauma care at the Benue State University Teaching Hospital (BSUTH), in Makurdi, the Benue State capital. The training, organised by the International 26

June 27, 2018 1:39 PM NASS To Visit Plateau Over Killings – Dogara

The National Assembly said it was planning to pay a condolence visit to Plateau State. The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, said this in an interview with State House correspondents after a meeting he and the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, had with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Wednesday 24

June 19, 2018 3:17 PM PDP chieftain, Hon Ayi laments ‘evil’ APC has done to Nigeria

A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) stalwart, Rt. Hon. Essien Ekpenyong Ayi has said that one does not need a soothsayer to know that all was not well in the All Progressives Congress. Rt. Hon. Ayi who is a member representing Akpabuyo, Bakassi and Calabar South federal constituency in the House of Representatives lamented what Nigerians passed through 24

June 5, 2018 6:34 PM Senate screens 23 NPC nominees [Full list]

The Senate Committee on National Identity Card and National Population on Tuesday commenced screening of 23 nominees as members of the National Population Commission. The nominees are Nwanne Nwabushi, Abia; Dr Clifford Zirra, Adamawa; Mr Chidib Ezeake, Anambra; Mr Isah Buratai, Borno; Navy Capt. Charles Ogwa (rtd), Cross River. Others are Richard Odibo 23

June 5, 2018 5:13 PM Hoodlums gang rape, stab student to death in Taraba

The Taraba State Police command has confirmed the death of a student, Miss Mercy Victor, who was gang raped by hoodlums on Sunday. The command’s Public Relations Officer, ASP David Missal, told newsmen in Jalingo that mercy was a final year student of the College of Nursing and Midwifery, Jalingo. He said, “Yes the matter was reported to the headquarters 22

June 1, 2018 4:48 PM Nyame: Muslim cleric speaks on ex-Taraba gov’s 14-year jail term

The Chief Imam of the Federal University of Technology Central Mosque, Minna, Malam Bashir Yankuzu, has said that the country must allow the law to take its course if the nation hopes to attain greatness. Bashir, who spoke with newsmen in Minna on Friday, said, “The law must be allowed to take its course not minding the status of violators. “This judgement 27

May 30, 2018 1:28 PM Court finds ex-Taraba governor, Nyame guilty of fraudulent approval of N250m

A former Governor of Taraba State, Jolly Nyame, has been found guilty by Justice Adebukola Banjoko of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Gudu, Abuja, of one of the 41 counts preferred against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. The former governor, who was charged with 41 counts of misappropriating the sum of N1.64bn in 2007, was found 24

May 28, 2018 10:44 AM BREAKING: Herdsmen attack Catholic seminary, shoot reverend father, beat others

Two Catholic priests were on Monday morning beaten with one shot in the leg when gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen attacked a minor seminary in Jalingo, Taraba State capital, the Punch reports. The Director of Caritas Nigeria, an agency of the Catholic Church, Rev. Fr. Evaristus Bassey, revealed this in a WhatsApp message. He said, “Please Frs, pray for us. Our minor 22