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  • Over N5trn Projects Abandoned Across Nigeria – Reps

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    The member representing Zaria Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Dr Abas Tajuddeen, has revealed that more than N5trn government projects were abandoned across Nigeria. Tajuddeen made the disclosure in an interview with journalists in Zaria yesterday. He expressed “deep worry” over the situation, saying that the country incurred huge losses due to the…

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  • Resident Doctors’ Strike Paralyses Activities In ABUTH

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    The indefinite strike by the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD), Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital (ABUTH) chapter has crippled activities in the hospital. LEADERSHIP Weekend reports that situation in the hospital had deteriorated inspite of the skeletal services being provided by consultants. Our Correspondent who visited the hospital on Friday reveals that many patients…

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  • Zaria-Pambegua Road Rehabilitation Gulps N1.6B

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    The member representing Zaria Federal Constituency at the National Assembly, Dr Abas Tajuddeen disclosed yesterday that the sum of 1.6 billion naira has been earmarked for the rehabilitation of Zaria /Pambegua road in this year’s budget Speaking with LEADERSHIP SUNDAY, in Zaria shortly after his meeting with members of the  All Progresives Congress (APC) at…

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  • Resident Doctors Give ABUTH 2-week Ultimatum

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    The National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD), Ahmad Bello University Teaching Hospital (ABUTH) yesterday , gave the hospital management two weeks ultimatum to meet its demands or face indefinite strike. Addressing a press conference yesterday in Zaria , the president, Dr Waziri Aliyu-Dahiru said the association had on Aug. 30, 2016 held an emergency congress…

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  • ABUTH Resident Doctors Protest Non-payment Of Salaries, Snake Bites

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    Doctors (NARD), Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital (ABUTH) Zaria, yesterday, staged a peaceful demonstration demanding payment of salaries as well as  improved environmental condition in the hospital. Addressing a press conference in Zaria, the president, Dr Waziri Aliyu, said the protest became imperative in view of the deplorable state of the hospital and indifference to…

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  • Nda-Isaiah Urges FG To Encourage Herbal Drugs Entrepreneurship

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    The Chairman, LEADERSHIP Group, Pharmacist Sam Nda Isaiah has called on the Federal Government to use herbal drugs entrepreneurship to develop the Nigerian economy. He stated this in an interview with newsmen at the end of the Pharmaceutical Association of Nigerian Students’ (PANS) Week, Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) chapter, held at the main campus, Samaru,…

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  • Training, Key To Success Of Nigerian Army – Burutai

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    The Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen. Tukur Burutai, has identified realistic training as one of the best means of preparing the Nigerian Army personnel towards combating contemporary security challenges. He made the disclosure at the 74 Regular Recruits Intake Passing Out Parade (POP) held at Depot Nigerian Army, Zaria, yesterday where over 2,900 recruits graduated…

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  • Outgoing Zaria FCE Provost, Symbol Of Stewardship – Don

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    The deputy provost, Federal College of Education Zaria,(FCE) Dr Ango Abdullahi Ladan, has described the tenure of the outgoing provost as symbol of stewardship that positively improved both academic and infrastural development. He stated this on Saturday at the send forth- get-together in honour of the outgoing provost Dr Ibrahim Maccido held at Mal.Nasir El-Rufai…

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  • VC Tasks National Assembly To Facilitate Adequate Funding Of Research

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    The vice chancellor of Ahmadu Bello University Zaria(ABU) prof,Ibrahim Garba yesterday appealed to the National Assembly to pass into law a bill to fund research aimed at ensuring economic development Speaking at the 2016 annual cropping scheme meeting held at Institute for Agricultural Research (IAR), Zaria,(ABU) on Tuesday he attributed the collapse of the manufacturing…

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  • Army, Shi’ite Showdown: Army Arrests Sheikh Zakzaky, Kills Wife, Son, Mahmud Turi

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    The ongoing clash between the Nigeria Army and the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, popularly known as the Shi’ite movement, took a more dangerous dimension as soldiers yesterday raided the residence of the Shi’ite leader, Sheik Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and arrested him. Insiders within the Islamic sect told LEADERSHIP that Zakzaky’s wife, Malama Zeenat; his son, Sayyid…

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