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Re: I will Decamp When the Devil Repents and Converts to Islam
Shortly after Nuhu Ribadu decamped to the PDP, somebody on twitter asked Nasir El-Rufai when he'll also decamp from the APC to the PDP, and he said he will decamp when the devil repents.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Military probes troops 'revolt'
Various units of the army have been ordered to take the roll call of troops to fish out the rebellious ones.
Don't ban use of hijab - JNI
The Ja'amatu Nasril Islam on Wednesday said it will reject any move to ban the use of hijab by Muslim women in Nigeria.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Lessons from Malaysia, Singapore, China and Dubai
Being a speech delivered by Sam Nda-Isaiah during the 1st City People monthly lecture on Sunday, August 17, 2014, at Protea Hotel, GRA, Ikeja, Lagos.
Signs of progress in Ebola outbreak
The worst ebola outbreak in history has prompted Liberian officials to close their borders, as the governments in several West African countries raced to convince many of their citizens that ebola is a real disease.
BPE: Shifting the goal post
For a process that ought to have been home and dry by simple adherence to rules and guidelines, it is unfortunate that the sale of the Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company , one of the 17 Power Holding Company of Nigeria successor companies put up for sale in December 2010, is still embroiled in controversy.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Nigeria: Another 'No Ebola in Kaduna' report
Via allAfrica.com, an August 13 report in The Guardian -the Nigerian one, not the UK one: Nigeria: Kaduna Unfold Measures in Arresting Ebola Virus Disease .
Nigeria: Why an Ebola case in Kaduna state?
Lucie Lecomte just send me a bombshell in this August 19 Vanguard report: Ebola Latest: 3 new cases as 4 more victims are discharged .
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Tackle Insurgents Head-on, Amaechi Tells FG
The Governor alleged that the Federal Government's institutions had stolen all the money that was meant for human and infrastructural development in the country.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Nigeria not in mood for pro-Jonathan rally -ACF
The Pan-Northern group,Arewa Consultative Forum ,is not amused by plan to hold rallies across the nation by a group to drum up support for President Goodluck Jonathan's second term in office.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Kaduna youths endorse former SSG for governorship poll
A coalition of youths from across the 23 local government areas of Kaduna State, under the auspices of Southern and Northern Kaduna Political Awareness Forum, Friday, endorsed the former Secretary to the state Government under the late Sir Patrick Ibrahim Yakowa, Alhaji Samaila Lawal Abdullahi Yakawada for the 2015 governorship election in the ... (more)
Lesotho pull out of U20 qualifier over Ebola concerns
Lesotho said on Friday they have pulled out of this weekend's qualifier for the 2015 African Youth Championship against Nigeria because of concerns about an outbreak of Ebola in the country.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Low gas, LPFO supply killing industries, power sector -Dangote
Dangote Cement Plc, yesterday, raised alarm over the continued short supply of Gas and Low Pour Fuel Oil, LPFO, in the country, saying the situation had gone from bad to worse in the last six months.
Impersonation: Kaduna Police Arrests Fake ASP
Nemesis has caught up with a 39-year old man, Ayodele Adegoke, who paraded himself as an Assistant Superintendent of Police as the Kaduna State Police Command arrested him on his way to Zaria City to sell bags of Indian hemp.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Chibok Girls: No Going Back On Our Ultimatum, Ango Abdullahi Tells Jonathan
The Northern Elders Forum has fired back at the presidency, saying it was indeed behinnd the October ultimatum given to President Goodluck Jonathan to rescue the abducted Chibok schoolgirls or forget his 2015 ambition of returning as the president of Nigeria.
Voice of America
UN Report Predicts African Baby Boom
A United Nations report predicts a baby boom in Africa. Here, a woman carries her child in Nigeria's Kaduna State.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Nigeria: Electricity - How NCP, BPE Undermine North's Interest - Investigation
The National Council on Privatisation and the Bureau of Public Enterprises are currently toying with the economic fortunes of the northern states by their handling of the privatisation of both the Kaduna and Kano Distribution Companies, LEADERSHIP investigation has revealed.
Ebola: Expert Advises Nigerians To Stop Eating Suya
A consultant obstetrician and gnaecologist, Dr Madziga Isa, on Monday advised Nigerians to suspend the eating of roasted meat, locally known as Suya, to guard against contracting Ebola virus.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
2015: Cardinal Onaiyekan, Sultan Meet Today
As part of move to ensure credible and peaceful electioneering ahead of the 2015 general elections, the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammadu Sa'ad Abubakar and Catholic Archbishop of Abuja diocese, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, will this morning meet in Abuja to lead a comprehensive discourse towards responsible politics in the country.
Catholic World News
New attacks on Catholic churches in Nigeria
At least one person was killed and several injured in a new attack on a Catholic church in Nigeria on August 10, the Fides news service reports.