Jonathan’s book elementary, full of fiction – Borno Governor

Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima A day after the public presentation of his book, ‘My Transition Hour’, former President Goodluck Jonathan has been criticised by the Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, who described the book as “elementary” and containing “fiction.” Mr Shettima said the former president lied about the issue of the Chibok schoolgirls, who […]

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DSS arrests kidnappers, B/Haram medic

The Commander, Operation Safe Haven, Plateau State, Major-General Augustine Agundu, parades suspected cult members to newsmen at the Operation Safe Haven Headquarters in Jos yesterday The Department of State Service (DSS) said its personnel, in a joint operation with the military, arrested one Yusuf Salisu, alleged medic for kidnappers and Boko Haram insurgents. The suspect […]

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Analysis: Poverty Reduction: How Atiku’s policy differs from Buhari’s

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, does not think direct cash distribution to the poor can help combat poverty, as he takes a different policy path to President Muhammadu Buhari on addressing the malaise. The Buhari administration has a string of special intervention programmes operated to tackle poverty, a scourge […]

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