Kano, Nigeria Newswire (Page 9)

Kano, Nigeria Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kano, Nigeria. (Page 9)

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  1. Boko Haram slaughters civilians in weekend attack: witnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | The Daily Star

    ... Chadian soldiers in Ngouboua, Chad, April 22, 2015. Picture taken April 22, 2015. REUTERS/Moumine Ngarmbassa KANO, Nigeria: Boko Haram gunmen massacred residents who tried to jump into Lake Chad seeking safety and burnt others alive after ...

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  2. What's wrong in Opposition?Read the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | Vanguard

    SOME years ago, Friday May 14, 1999 , I wrote an article along this line and it was published in Vanguard newspaper. As a result of the present political situation, it is necessary to reflect extensively on the content and spirit thereof, vis avis the current political situation.

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  3. I'll revisit $20bn 'missing' oil money scandal - BuhariRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    President-elect, Maj. Gen. Muhammadu Buhari , on Sunday expressed his administration's readiness to beam its searchlight on the controversial $20 billion that was supposed to have been remitted by the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, to the Federation Account, but could not be accounted for.

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  4. Nigeria: Buhari to Jonathan, Deziani - I Will Probe NNPC Missing U.S.$20 BillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Hard time may be awaiting the outgoing government of President Goodluck Jonathan over the alleged missing $20 billion from the coffers of the Nigerian National Petroleum Cooperation, NNPC. Buhari who spoke while addressing a delegation of Adamawa State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC who paid him a congratulatory visit at his campaign headquarters in Abuja on his victory at the polls showed open resentment that the present government turned a deaf over the missing money when it was raised by the former governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Sanisu Lamido Sanusi, who is now the Emir of Kano.

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  5. I'll probe NNPC's missing $20bn - BuhariRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Vanguard

    By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA- Investigations into the circumstances of an alleged $20 billion missing from the coffers of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, will be a priority for the incoming administration, the President-elect, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari , said yesterday.

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  6. Nigeria: Nigerian Students Acquire Skills Sets, Cross Cultural Divide, On Malaysian CampusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The first African-Asian conference was held in Bandung in 1955. 60 year later, leaders are marking that historic event in Jakarta and students from northern Nigeria are studying in Malaysia.

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  7. Nigeria: Buhari Vows to Probe Missing Oil BillionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Nigeria's President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, has stated that his administration will probe the $20 billion alleged to be missing from the coffers of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC. The immediate past governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Sanusi Lamido, had alleged that the $20 billion made from the sale of Nigeria's crude oil by the NNPC could not be accounted for.

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  8. #BBOG launches #BBOGCountDownToMay29Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | Vanguard

    In a statement read to journalists in Abuja, the group said during this period the group would collate all relevant information, organise, analyse and disseminate the most important information. According to them, "#BBOGCountdownToMay29 is therefore a vigilance tool which places a searchlight on the counterinsurgency/rescue operations as conveyed by the NSA.

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  9. NPFL: Kano Pillars beat FC Taraba 2-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | Vanguard

    Kano Pillars Football Club on Sunday defeated visiting FC Taraba of Jalingo 2-1 in a 2014/2015 Nigeria Professional Football League week six match. Azeez Shobowale opened scoring for Kano Pillars in the 27th minute of the entertaining encounter with a solo effort in the match played at the Sani Abacha Stadium in Kano.

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  10. Buhari To Probe Missing $20bn Oil RevenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    President-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari today said he will revisit the issue of the allegedly missing $20 billion from the coffers of the Nigerian National Petroleum Cooperation . Buhari made this known while addressing a delegation of Adamawa State chapter of the All Progressives Congress who paid him a congratulatory visit at his campaign headquarters in Abuja.

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  11. Revisiting electronic votingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | Vanguard

    NOW that the elections are over, we should be looking ahead to 2019 general elections. However, before that major election, we must first deal with Bayelsa governorship election in August 2015 and Kogi in December 2015.

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  12. Buhari to Jonathan, Deziani: I will probe NNPC missing $20 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | Vanguard

    By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA - Hard time may be awaiting the outgoing government of President Goodluck Jonathan over the alleged missing $20 billion from the coffers of the Nigerian National Petroleum Cooperation, NNPC. Buhari who spoke while addressing a delegation of Adamawa State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC who paid him a congratulatory visit at his campaign headquarters in Abuja on his victory at the polls showed open resentment that the present government turned a deaf over the missing money when it was raised by the former governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Sanisu Lamido Sanusi, who is now the Emir of Kano.

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  13. The fallacies of delusional negative triumphalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Vanguard

    But expediency is not always right or else any anti-corruption measure, no matter how dehumanising and inhumane, would be justified. In the case we are discussing, Umaru Dikko could have died at some point in the perilous journey if his kidnappers had succeeded in their mission.

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  14. Uche Chukwumerije never sat on the fence on issues - BuhariRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | Vanguard

    President-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari, Monday said the demise of Senator Uche Chukwumerije was a diminishing blow to the generation of true progressives in Nigeria and the African continent. In a condolence message released by the APC Presidential Campaign in Abuja, Buhari also described late Chukwumerije as a Pan-African par excellence.

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  15. Kano Pillars beat Enyimba International 1-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Vanguard

    Kano Pillars Football Club on Sunday defeated visiting Enyimba International FC of Aba 1-0 in a Nigeria Professional Football League week four match. Moses Ekpai scored the only goal in the 43rd minute from a solo effort in the match played at the Sani Abacha Stadium in Kano.

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  16. Heartland FC end Kwara United's 3-game unbeaten runRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Vanguard

    Heartland Football Club of Owerri on Sunday in Ilorin at the Kwara Stadium came from a goal down to win 3-1 and end Kwara United's three-game unbeaten run. The hosts had gone ahead in the ninth minute through Ahmed Jimoh's strike from a good use of a defensive error by the Naze Millionaires in the week four encounter.

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  17. Guest column by Aderinola Adejare and Angela Ddamba | Disengaging with an Africa risingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Daily Pennsylvanian

    ... outrage and shows of support for the affected Kenyans. Journalists from The New York Times filed reports from Kano, Nigeria, and Gatundu, Kenya, within a week in the wake of these disparate events. (Incidentally, Kenya and Nigeria are two of the 10 ...

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  18. APC's quest for Speaker: The Catch - 22Read the original story

    Apr 19, 2015 | Vanguard

    By Abdulrahman Hassan ORDINARILY, APC is endowed with intelligent, courageous and fair-minded leaders who would not fall for the temptation of egotism. But these are not ordinary times and the vibes from within the palaces of the movers and shakers in APC portend imminent danger to a stable all-inclusive government based on the federal character principle enunciated in section 14 of the Nigerian Constitution.

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  19. Boko Haram kills 16 in Cameroon, military saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | CNN

    Suspected Boko Haram militants this week attacked civilians inside Cameroon for the first time in a month, killing at least 16 villagers, a military spokesman told CNN Saturday. Six attackers were killed by Cameroonian forces, said Maj.

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  20. Huge debts await Buhari, in-coming govsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Vanguard

    BY CLIFFORD NDUJIHE AFTER the euphoria of their electoral victories, one of the major challenges that will confront the President-elect, Major-General Muhammadu Buhari , and 20 or 21 new governors is the level of debt stock the out-going administrations will leave behind. According to the Debt Management Office, DMO, the Federal Government has a stock of $6.445 billion in external debt ) and another N7.

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