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10 Take-Aways From Buhari’s Visit To Germany

Shehu Garba President Muhammadu Buhari returned to the country after a three-day intensely busy State Visit to Germany which, as is usual with his foreign engagements, was characterized by punishing schedules. Unfortunately, an important trip such as this one planned to boost trade and investment, enhance security partnership and pitch the country to eager investors became overshadowed by public outcry ...

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Zamfara At 20: Yari Abubakar And The Journey So Far


  Ahmed Abdullahi  When Zamfara State was created 20 years ago, only a few analysts gave her any chance of survival or meaningful development. But through visionary leadership and good governance, the state has proved all doubters wrong by standing shoulder to shoulder with her peers across the federation with impressive development in education, infrastructure, information technology, agriculture and the ...

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Adieu “Ruwa Baba’

Late Senator Engineer Magaji Abdullahi (1)

A Tribute to the Late Senator Engineer Magaji A. Abdullahi, Ex-Deputy Governor of Kano State. Sadly, since when Engineer Magaji Abdullahi left WRECA in November 1986 and quit his position as the Water Resources Commissioner in April 1991, the issue of Water supply in Kano has become something else. With all the Water works and the multiple dams in the ...

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Full Report Of UN Rapporteur After Visit To IDP Camps In Borno


End Of Mission Statement By The United Nations Special Rapporteur On The Human Rights Of Internally Displaced Persons, Mr. Chaloka Beyani, On His Visit To Nigeria, 23 to 26 August 2016   Introductory Comments In my capacity as United Nations Special Rapporteur on the rights of internally displaced persons, I carried out a visit to the Federal Republic of Nigeria ...

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El-Zakzaky Group Replies Newspaper On Editorial


It is on record that IMN members are the most tolerant group of people when you consider inter-faith or intra-faith relationships in this country. IMN members give protection to Christians even in their places of worship. Shaikh Zakzaky’s house was a “safe heaven” during tribal or religious upheavals in the past, including the post-election riots of 2011. It is widely ...

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