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ENVIRONMENT

Arewa Consultative Forum react as Southern Governors Place Ban on Open Grazing in the Region

The governors of the 17 States in Southern Nigeria yesterday placed a total ban on open grazing in the Southern part of the country.This decision was taken during a meeting of the Southern Governors Forum in Delta State.Movement of cattle by foot to the Southern part of Nigeria was also banned.

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Arewa Consultative Forum react as Southern Governors Place Ban on Open Grazing in the Region

TRAVEL

Photos: Lagos Vs Port Harcourt, Which City is more beautiful?

Nigeria is a West African Nation blessed with beautiful places/cities that can be listed as one of the best places in the world.Lagos and Port Harcourt are without doubt one of the best cities in Nigeria.In this article we will be comparing photos of the most beautiful places in Port Harcourt to that of Lagos.

  14 days ago
Photos: Lagos Vs Port Harcourt, Which City is more beautiful?

POLITICS

Kaduna Gets 2,910 Additional Voting Units Ahead Of 2023 Elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has created additional voting points in Kaduna state ahead of the forthcoming general election in Nigeria.The 2,910 new polling units was created to provide voters easy access to their respective polling units.The National Commissioner INEC, Mall.Mohammed Kudu Haruna while speaking at an election stakeholders meeting during the weekend stated that the major reason for the expansion is to ensure that voters can smoothly access their polling units to exercise their civil rights.

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Kaduna Gets 2,910 Additional Voting Units Ahead Of 2023 Elections

POLITICS

Reps Ask Federal Government Of Nigeria To Suspend 2021 Census

The House of Representatives on Wednesday 5th of May, 2021, has asked the Federal Government to shift the date for the 2021 population and housing census, meant to be carried out by the National Population Commission, popularly known as NPC.The advice was made today Wednesday 5th, of May, 202, by the Speaker of the House of Representative, Femi Gbajabiamila, saying the exercise should be suspended until the country is safe enough.

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Reps Ask Federal Government Of Nigeria To Suspend 2021 Census

LIFESTYLE

Traditions of Ngas People That You Should Know

Ngas is one of major ethnic groups in Plateau state, Nigeria.The Ngas Language is also spelt as Angas and is an Afro-Asiatic language spoken mainly in Plateau state.The prominent Nigeria Head of state, General Yakubu Gawon is also Angas Extraction.In West African Countries Ngas Language is Gradually increasing in population.

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Traditions of Ngas People That You Should Know

CULTURE

Traditions of Jukun People That You Should Know

Jukun People are chiefly found in Taraba state, Nigeria.According to the history of Jukun, The Jukun people are descended from the kings of Kwararafa, a state in West Africa from the 14th to the 18th century.Traditionally, it was ruled by the Jukun dynasty.

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Traditions of Jukun People That You Should Know

CULTURE

See beautiful pictures of Kano State

Kano State is one of the 36 major states of Nigeria located in the Northern part of Nigeria.It created in 1967 from the defunct Northern region and was site of numerous kingdoms and empires, including the kingdom of Kano.It is made up of 44 local government areas, with fulfulde Hausa being the major spoken language.

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See beautiful pictures of Kano State

SOCIETY

What You Probably Don't Know About Ede North Community In Osun State

Ede North is a Local Government Area in Osun State, Nigeria.Its headquarters as Abere.It has an area of 111 km 2 and a population of 83,831 at the 2006 census.The postal code of the area is 232.Ede, town, Osun state, southwestern Nigeria.

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What You Probably Don't Know About Ede North Community In Osun State

ENVIRONMENT

Sad As 4th Elephant Got Killed In 2 Years In Omo Forest Ogun State (Photos)

Nigeria's endangered species are at the risk of becoming extinct due to increased poaching activity.Elephants are one of the endangered species that are at risk of extinction in Nigeria.The way local hunters killed Elephants in Nigeria is worrying.The small number of elephants needs to be protected from our local hunters.

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Sad As 4th Elephant Got Killed In 2 Years In Omo Forest Ogun State (Photos)

CULTURE

Knowing More About Ifelodun Community And Culture In Osun State

Ifelodun is a Local Government Area in Osun State, Nigeria.Its headquarters are in the town of Ikirun.Ifelodun has an area of 114 km 2 and a population of 96,748 at the 2006 census.The LGA headquarters in Ikirun are about 10 minutes drive north of Osogbo, the state capital.

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Knowing More About Ifelodun Community And Culture In Osun State

CULTURE

Knowing More About Ife Central Traditional Ways And Culture In Osun State

Ife Central (Yoruba: Gbongan Ife) is a Local Government Area in Osun State, Nigeria.Its headquarters are in the city of Ile Ife to the south of the area.It has an area of 111 km2 and a population of 167,254 at the 2006 census.

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Knowing More About Ife Central Traditional Ways And Culture In Osun State

SOCIETY

What You Probably Don't Know About Boripe Community And Their People's Way Of Life In Ondo State

Boripe is a Local Government Area in Osun State, Nigeria.Its headquarters are in the town of Iragbiji.It has an area of 132 km 2 (51 sq mi) and a population of 139,358 at the 2006 census.The postal code of the area is 230.

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What You Probably Don't Know About Boripe Community And Their People's Way Of Life In Ondo State

POLITICS

Opinion: How Nigerian Government Can Restore Peace In The Country

Peace is a very essential aspect of every human on earth and it's also the way of living in harmony with one another.In every developed community, peace play a very important aspect in the development of that country.In Nigeria, we have different ethnic groups and few religions among the people.

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Opinion: How Nigerian Government Can Restore Peace In The Country

SOCIETY

Insecurity in Nigera : Causes and Solutions

Now, Nigeria is Country in West Africa with a population of about two hundred million, on a land mass that is one tenth of the land mass of USA with a population of less than four hundred million people.Is this issue of huge population, coupled with inefficient Government not the root cause of the insecurity we see on a daily basis in several parts of Nigeria?

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Insecurity in Nigera : Causes and Solutions

SOCIETY

Knowing More About Egbedore People Of Osun State

Egbedore is a Local Government Area in Osun State, Nigeria.Its headquarters are in the town of Awo at7°46′00″N 4°24′00″E.It has an area of 270 km 2 and a population of 74,435 at the 2006 census.The postal code of the area is 232.Egbedore LGA is mainly an Agrarian area with a number of crops such as cocoa, cassava, rice and maize cultivated in the area.

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Knowing More About Egbedore People Of Osun State

CULTURE

Traditions Of The Koro People

Koro is an Afro-Asiatic language spoken in Nigeria States like Niger, Kwara Kaduna and also present in Federal Capital Territory as well as Nasarawa state.The vast majority of Koro people are predominantly found in Kaduna state, Nigeria.It is believed that Koro people was Migrated from Africa Sub-Saharan Countries.

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Traditions Of The Koro People

SOCIETY

Traditions of Basa People That You Should Know

Basa is a Nigeria Ethnic group significantly found in Nasarawa And middle belt states.It is believed that the vast majority of Basa people are predominantly found in Nasarawa state local government areas like kwanga Doma, Lafia and Awe Local Government Areas.In other words, Basa people originated from Kainji languages scattered across Nigeria.

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Traditions of Basa People That You Should Know

SOCIETY

How to solve the insecurity challenges facing Nigeria

Nigeria is a country located in the western part of Africa, that is richly blessed in both human and natural resources.Despite all these enormous wealth that Nigeria is endowed with the cases of insecurity continues to increase on a daily basis.This challenges facing Nigeria is not one which can easily be handled with unconcern and nonchalant attitude as majority of them have a history of being ethno religious, politically motivated, poverty and unemployment induced.

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How to solve the insecurity challenges facing Nigeria

CULTURE

Knowing More About Ife South Community And Culture In Osun State

Ife South LGA has its headquarters is Ifetedo & is also made up of many towns and villages like Ikija, Ogudu, Ayesan, Aare, Aaye, Abiri, Aye-Amodo, Kere, Mefoworade, Oke-Owena, Gbengbeleku, Olode, Dagbolu, Daranjo, Gborogboro, Ijimakin, Jaaran, and more.

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Knowing More About Ife South Community And Culture In Osun State

SOCIETY

Two Things You Should Know About Eggon People

The ethnic group of Eggon is mistakenly called mada language formerly known as Plateau language spoken in the central part of Nigeria.It is consider as the major language spoken in Nasarawa state.It is believed that the tribe originated from middle belt state Nigeria and present in Kwara state as well as Federal Capital Territory Abuja.

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Two Things You Should Know About Eggon People