INSECURITY: FG Assures Of Speedy Completion Of Power Projects In Katsina

By Ebriku John Friday The Federal Government has assured the people of Katsina state of completion and commissioning of ongoing power projects in the state to reduce attacks on communities by bandits. The minister of power Abubakar Aliyu and the minister of state for power Goddy Jedy Agba gave this assurance in Abuja, when members of the Katsina Elders Forum led by Senator Abba Ali engaged the top management team of the ministry of power on the inadequate supply of electricity in the state as a result of delay in…

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Between EFCC And Kogi State, Who Is Not Telling The Truth

By Charles Ibekwe The news making round between the Kogi State government and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has assumed a worrisome dimension. While it has been regarded in some quarters as a manifestation of power play, it must be stated that there is more than meets the eyes in the ensuing saga. The Kogi State government has alleged that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is doing a hatchet job for some unnamed politicians. I find this rather curious, even on the heels that the EFCC has…

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Corps Members As The Unsung National Heroes!

By David Onmeje It takes a great dosage of patriotism for anyone to be glorified as a national hero for his country. Experience has indicated that patriotism to Nigeria is a rare virtue among Nigerians. But it is an essential ingredient and the self-sacrifice every citizen must make to build the anticipated virile and strong nation. In recent times, members of the National Youth Service Corps ( NYSC) have exemplified the rarest spirit and courage of patriotism to Nigeria during the mandatory one year service to the nation. They have…

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