• Inside Jigawa Empowerment Policy And CBN Agric Intervention

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    The recent working visit by governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr Godwin Emefiele alongside Kebbi State governor, Senator Atiku Bagudu and Minister of Agriculture, Chief Audu Ogbe to Jigawa State has revealed the impact of the state government’s empowerment policy which cuts across all economic and social strata in the state. Apart…

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  • Katsina Vows To Support Nigeria-Niger Trade Pacts

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    The deputy governor of Katsina Alhaji Mannir Yakubu has declared the full support of his state to the agreement signed for establishing “Business Corridor along Kano-Jigawa-Daura and Zindar of Niger republic. Alhaji Mannir revealed this when he represented his Governor at the occasion of official lunching for the take-up of the “Business Corridor” held in…

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  • North-West Govs Sign Trade Pact With Niger Republic

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    In a search to tackle the current economic down turn, three Northwest governors have signed a pact with Zindar State of Niger Republic for boosting trade activities along their borders. The trade agreement was initiated for establishing free trade zone known as Kano-Jigawa-Daura-Zindar business corridor for facilitating the movement of goods and services along the…

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    Inside Jigawa’s Agricultural Policy

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    The Jigawa State government under the leadership of governor Muhammad Badaru Abubakar has identified agricultural development as its top priority with the agenda of “Supporting Agriculture and its Value chain” to build sustainable local economy. Right from his inaugural speech, Badaru has been announcing that he is going to use the area Jigawa State has…

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  • Gunmen Abduct 15 Villagers In Jigawa

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    Despite the security reinforcement around Gwaram local government area in Jigawa State,15 persons were reported to have been abducted by gunmen from two villages in the area. A source from the area revealed that, the gunmen invaded Unguwar Kyafi of Zunburan village of Busirika district of the local government and kidnapped persons. A district head,…

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  • N13b Alleged Fraud: Jigawa Assembly May Invite Ex-Gov Lamido

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    The Speaker Jigawa state House of Assembly, Hon Idris Garba Jahun has said that the ongoing probe on alleged misappropriation of  N13 billion from local government joint account will not spare any one involved irrespective of his political affiliation or social status. Hon Idiris stated this while briefing newsmen on progress made by the house…

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    Jigawa Communities Cry Out As Federal Roads Kill Hundreds

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    Following the incessant occurrence of motor accidents which consume hundreds of lives on   Kunya – KanyaBabba – Babura –BabbanMutum – Niger Republic Federal Highway, the communities along the road have called on the federal government to reconstruct the road to put an end to he unnecessary loss of lives. The call was made by a…

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    Govs Align With FG, Make Giant Strides In Agriculture

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    Kano, Ondo, Kebbi, Sokoto, Plateau, A/Ibom, Imo blaze trail Agriculture is being vigorously pushed to replace oil as the mainstay of the Nigerian economy. Our correspondents in the states reveal what the state governors are doing individually to reposition and revitalise agriculture. Reports from: Patrick Ochoga (Benin City), Alo Abiola (Ado Ekiti), Achor Abimaje (Jos),…

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    FG To Move Desertification Control Headquarters To Kano

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    The minister of Environment, Mrs Amina Muhammad has announced federal government’s plan to move the National Desertification Headquarters to Kano State for effective desertification management and evaluation. The minister revealed this while fielding questions from newsmen shortly after she launched the 2016 tree planting campaign at Babura local government in Jigawa State. She noted that,…

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