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It’s ill-advised for Nigeria to dialogue with bandits, outlaws–HURIWA

Nosa Enobhayisobo A leading pro-democracy and civil rights organisation- Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has described as a constitutional crime and an unmitigated evil tantamount to an impeachable offence the absolutely ill-advised decision of the current President Muhammadu Buhari's administration to go into dialogue with the murderous armed

No region will be left out in development plans – FG

The Federal Government, on Wednesday, assured that no region and state capital would be left out of its rail development master plan. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, gave the assurance when he featured on the Nigeria Television Authority (NTA) Programme, “Good Morning Nigeria”. During the programme monitored by

Pay Rise: SSAUTHRIAI demands N8.32bn arrears, wants security strengthened

•Condemns elections killings Senator Iroegbu  The Senior Staff Association of Universities, Teaching Hospitals, Research Institutes and Associated Institutions (SSAUTHRIAI) has demanded from the Federal Government the fulfilment of its agreement and payment of 12 months arrears of 53.37 per cent salary increase estimated at N8.32 billion. The agreement, according to SSAUTHRIAI, was reached

Easter: FG declares friday, monday public holidays

Jude Johnson The Federal Government has declared Friday, April 19 and Monday, April 22, Public Holidays to mark the 2019 Easter celebration. Mrs Georgina Ehuriah, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, announced the holiday in a statement quoting the minister on Wednesday in Abuja. The Minister of Interior, Lt.- Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau(Rtd), who

Bandit Killings: FG backtracks on statement indicting northern traditional rulers

•But warns community leaders, surrogates  Senator Iroegbu The Federal government has clarified that the statement where it was quoted to have indicted some traditional leaders and foreign miners for aiding the ongoing killings by bandits in parts of North West and North Central Nigeria, was misconstrued. Nigeria's Minister of Defence, Brig-Gen. Mansur