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POLITICS

Opinion: How Southeast Can Convince Northern Voters To Support Igbo Presidency In 2023

The race for the next occupant of the presidential Villa has reached a new phase in recent months. For quite some time now, the major issue on the lips of almost all the political gladiators and stakeholders have been the question of which region should succeed the north in 2023.

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Opinion: How Southeast Can Convince Northern Voters To Support Igbo Presidency In 2023

POLITICS

Opinion: Check Out Why The Northern Governors Must Reconsider Their Stance On Zoning

It is unfortunate, but not completely surprising to read that Governors of Northern Nigeria under the auspices of the Northern Governors' Forum have rejected the patriotic, fair and national interest position of the Southern Governors' Forum demanding that the presidency be zoned to the Southern part of the country in 2023.

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Opinion: Check Out Why The Northern Governors Must Reconsider Their Stance On Zoning

MILITARY

Sokoto Attack: Have Bandits Declared War On The Military In Northern Nigeria Like Boko Haram Did?

According to a report reaching us from Channels TV, Bandits have attacked a joint military base in Sabon Birni Local Government Area of Sokoto State. Channels TV reported that Sokoto State Commissioner for Carriers and Security Matters, Colonel Garba Moyi (rtd), confirmed the attack but was not sure of the number of casualties.

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Sokoto Attack: Have Bandits Declared War On The Military In Northern Nigeria Like Boko Haram Did?

SOCIETY

Tension as Bandits Mount a Roadblock Where They Conduct Stop and Search on commuters in Kastina.

The wage terrifying attacks on rural communities in Northern Nigeria by the rampaging gunmen known locally as bandits armed with assaulting rifles and rocket-propelled grenades daring young men in their jaunty jalopies, raping, pillaging, and murdering almost daily. People are killed and displaced as armed bandits become more daring and brazen in their attacks.

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Tension as Bandits Mount a Roadblock Where They Conduct Stop and Search on commuters in Kastina.

POLITICS

Why The North Will Continue To Control The Government Even If An Igbo Becomes President- Soyinka

A Nigerian playwright and poet, Akinwande Babatunde, popularly known as Wole Soyinka, has revealed the reason why the North will continue to control the Government no matter who becomes the president. According to him, "Northern Nigeria will continue to control the government no matter who becomes the president.This is because they created fraudulent constitution in Nigeria, fraudulent population in the Northwest and more states in the north"

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Why The North Will Continue To Control The Government Even If An Igbo Becomes President- Soyinka

ENTERTAINMENT

The Kingdom In Northern Nigeria That Can Only Be Ruled By A Woman

Did you know that according to an ancient curse, the Kingdom of Kumbwada in Northern Nigeria can only be ruled by a woman? Kumbwada is an ancient kingdom in the northern part of the Federal Republic of Nigeria with a population of about 33,000 people. The town is located in Niger State.

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The Kingdom In Northern Nigeria That Can Only Be Ruled By A Woman

POLITICS

Why Northern Elders Should Stop Boasting About Their Numerical Strength For Elections & Focus On IGR

The growing rate of insecurity in Northern Nigeria has affected the amount of revenue generated from the region. Northern Nigeria is known for their exploits in agriculture, but due to the increased rates of abductions by armed bandits, most of the farmers have chosen to remain at home.

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Why Northern Elders Should Stop Boasting About Their Numerical Strength For Elections & Focus On IGR

SOCIETY

Bandits Stormed Into Isa Kaita College of Education in Kastina and abducted Deputy Provost Children.

The wage terrifying attacks on rural communities in Northern Nigeria by the rampaging gunmen known locally as bandits armed with assaulting rifles and rocket-propelled grenades daring young men in their jaunty jalopies, raping, pillaging, and murdering almost daily. People are killed and displaced as armed bandits become more daring and brazen in their attacks.

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Bandits Stormed Into Isa Kaita College of Education in Kastina and abducted Deputy Provost Children.

HEALTH

Health benefits of Ginger Tea

Ginger is commonly grown in Northern Nigeria and consumed so well in the country but a lot of people do not know its health benefits. A rhizome plant of the Zingiberaceae family. Having a cup of ginger tea may have proven health benefits. Ginger has an age-long history of use in traditional medicine.

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Health benefits of Ginger Tea

EDUCATION

Check Out The Best Northern Universities In The Latest Scientific Index Ranking

Only sixteen universities from Northern Nigeria are among the top fifty institutions that made the 2021 edition of Scientific Index ranking of higher institutions. The best among them is Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria. ABU is also the oldest degree awarding institution in the region.

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Check Out The Best Northern Universities In The Latest Scientific Index Ranking

MILITARY

Observations From AGF Malami's Statement On Why Federal Govt Is Yet To Expose Sponsors Of Boko Haram

One of the major challenge affecting Northern Nigeria is Boko Haram insurgency. For more than a decade now, a lot of lives and properties have been lost as a result of the actions of the terrorist group. Over the years, a lot of people have alleged that the sect is funded by a certain group of people in the country.

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Observations From AGF Malami's Statement On Why Federal Govt Is Yet To Expose Sponsors Of Boko Haram

SOCIETY

3 Things The Federal Government Can Do To Stop Banditry In Northern Nigeria

It is common knowledge that some residents of Northern Nigeria have taken up arms and engaged in kidnapping and banditry. The activities of the bandits are causing serious havoc in the North and they seem unfazed as schools keep closing down due to the insecurities. Recent reports show that these bandits now engage security agents in gun duels and they even invade many villages in hundreds.

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3 Things The Federal Government Can Do To Stop Banditry In Northern Nigeria

SOCIETY

Photos of police officer killed by rioting commercial motorcyclists in Lagos

Chief Superintendent of Police, Kazeem Abonde, has been identified as the police officer who was hacked to death by rioting commercial motorcyclists in the Ajao Estate area of Lagos state on Thursday, September 23. When Late Abonde and his officers stormed the area to seize motorcycles parading through the streets, they were attacked by the riders.

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Photos of police officer killed by rioting commercial motorcyclists in Lagos

POLITICS

What's The Work Of The Agriculture Ministry If Gumi Insists That Nigeria Needs Ministry Of Herdsmen?

Amid the efforts and the procedures which the Nigerian government has put into place in order to subdue insurgency and banditry that is currently ravaging the nation, the controversial Islamic cleric and a self-appointed intercessor of the Fulani herdsmen and bandits, Sheikh Gumi has come out in a recent report from Peoples Gazette to cite the need for the Nigerian government to institute a Federal ministry for Fulani herdsmen in the country as a way of addressing the menace of these notorious criminals.

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What's The Work Of The Agriculture Ministry If Gumi Insists That Nigeria Needs Ministry Of Herdsmen?

MILITARY

Minister Reveals Rehabilitation And Reintegration Are Still Available Options For Bandits

In the ongoing fight against insecurity in Northern Nigeria against the bandits and Boko Haram terrorists, two tactics have been employed which are the kinetic and non-kinetic approaches. Lately, however, these options seem to have been made available only to the terrorists, while bandits appear doomed to face the wrath of the military.

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Minister Reveals Rehabilitation And Reintegration Are Still Available Options For Bandits

POLITICS

Most Bandits Are Fulani Who Profess Same Religious Beliefs As Me – Gov Masari

Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State has said most bandits are of the Fulani ethnic stock as himself, adding that they speak Fulfulde and profess the same religious beliefs as himself. Governor Aminu Masari The Governor stated this while a guest on Channels Television’s programme, ‘Politics Today’ on Monday.

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Most Bandits Are Fulani Who Profess Same Religious Beliefs As Me – Gov Masari

ENVIRONMENT

Anti grazing law: we would eat fish, Gani Adams slams Miyetti Allah for saying each cow may cost N2m

Gani Adams who is the Aareonakakanfo of Yoruba land has countered Miyetti Allah's statement after they said that the Cattle in Nigeria will worth over N2 million Naira if the anti grazing law is implemented all over the country. Gani Adams further said that the people based in southern Nigeria will turn to eating fish and find other alternatives which they can use to replace any thing beef.

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Anti grazing law: we would eat fish, Gani Adams slams Miyetti Allah for saying each cow may cost N2m

SPORTS

Meet Munir The 9-year-old Recent Arsenal's Signing.

He is said to be the first Northern Nigerian to sign for Arsenal Football Club, but whatever the case may be Munnir Mohammed Sada, the 9-year-old from Northern Nigeria is now part of Arsenal where he will be able to play in the club's football academy. Signing his contract in the presence of his parents and manager in England the player who had the dream of playing professional football like his idol Leonel Messi started his football career in his early primary school days where he was an active participant of his school's team will actualize his dreams of playing in the top level.

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Meet Munir The 9-year-old Recent Arsenal's Signing.

EDUCATION

'Do Not Give Northern Students Low Cut-Off Marks, They Should Work Hard' - El-Rufai tells JAMB

Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai called out Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), to stop giving selected cut-off marks to students in Northern Nigeria. El-Rufai disclosed that it is wrong for the students in the North who sit for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), to get preferential treatment.

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'Do Not Give Northern Students Low Cut-Off Marks, They Should Work Hard' - El-Rufai tells JAMB

EDUCATION

Report: El-Rufai Tells Jamb To Stop Giving Preferential Scores To Northern Students

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai has urged the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board to stop giving "Preferential Scores" to Student in Northern Nigeria who sit for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination. According to the Punch, the Governor stated this on Monday as a guest on Channels Television's 'Sunrise Daily' breakfast programme monitored by The Punch.

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Report: El-Rufai Tells Jamb To Stop Giving Preferential Scores To Northern Students