Ganduje extends olive branch to Kwankwaso, calls for truce

From Edwin Olofu, Kano Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje had called on Kwankwasiyya group, led by former Governor of the state Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, to bury the hatchets and join forces with him ahead of the 2019 elections. Ganduje said he was ready to accept all other Kwankwassiya members who wish to return to the mainstream fold of More...

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By Peoples Daily On Monday, May 21st, 2018
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Nigeria-China currency swap: 41 remain banned – CBN

By Ali Alkali with Agency report The Central Bank of Nigeria said that the Nigeria-China currency swap deal would not cover the importation of the 41 items banned in its 2015 circular on items not valid for foreign More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, May 21st, 2018
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6 killed, 500 houses destroyed as windstorm hit Katsina

From Lawal Sa’idu Funtua Katsina No fewer than six persons were killed, five injured and 500 houses destroyed in a windstorm that hit Katsina metropolis at the weekend. The Executive Secretary of Katsina State More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, May 21st, 2018
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Why corruption cases are delayed, by Judicial C’ttee

By Vivian Okejeme Abuja The Justice Suleiman Galadima-led Committee on Corruption and Financial Crime Cases Trial Monitoring Committee (COTRIMCO), has in its interim report, submitted that poor prosecution, absence More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, May 21st, 2018
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2019: Buhari leads walk for credible elections in Abuja

By Albert Akota in Abuja The Chief Executive of the National Democracy Stakeholders Group (NDSG) Mr. Kletsaint Akor has said that President Mohammadu Buhari has been named to lead the 2018 edition of democracy solidarity More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, May 21st, 2018
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Syrian’s kidnap: Slain Policemen families get N1m each

From Raji Bello Sokoto The State Commissioner of Police in Sokoto State, Alhaji Murtala Usman Mani has hinted that his Command has established contact with gunmen that kidnapped a Syrian national in Sokoto recently. The More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, May 21st, 2018
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How we’ve come under attacks by Bassa since 1980s – ENDA

By Musa Adamu The Egbura National Development Association (ENDA) an umbrella body of all associations and unions of Egbura ethnic group in Kogi and Nasarawa state as well as the FCT has released what it termed as More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, May 21st, 2018
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UN appoints Gambari on expert team to implement Durban declaration

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam Abuja The United Nations (UN) has appointed the founder/Chairman of the Savannah Centre for Diplomacy, Democracy and Development (SCDDD), Professor Ibrahim Gambari, as one of five members More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, May 21st, 2018
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Deaths averted as suicide bomber caught inside Mosque

By Paul Efiong with agency report The Nigerian Army says some courageous civilians on Sunday foiled a suicide bomb attack by a suspected female Boko Haram member on a mosque in Gashua, Gujba Local Government Area More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, May 21st, 2018
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Armed bandits abduct housewives in Birnin Gwari

From Mohammed Ibrahim Kaduna Armed bandits have attacked Maganda village along Birnin Gwari -funtua road and kidnapped two house wives. The bandits were said to have stormed the village around 1 am Saturday. An More...