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    Kebbi Civil Service On Verge Of Collapse – SSG

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    The Kebbi State Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Alhaji Babale Yauri, has said that the civil service in the state is on the verge of collapse. The secretary made the statement in Birnin Kebbi at the opening ceremony of a four -day in- house training and  capacity building for permanent secretaries, chief executives of…

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    Kebbi Has 70% Out-of-school Children – UNICEF

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    Kebbi State is one of the states in Nigeria with 70 per cent out-of- school  children, UNICEF has disclosed. The zonal head of UNICEF Sokoto field office, Mohammad Mohiuddin, made the revelation to newsmen in  Birnin Kebbi at the end of the year review meeting which scrutinized the joint government and UNICEF annual work Plan…

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  • Kebbi Govt Did Not Tamper With LG Salaries – SSG

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    Following complaints and accusations by local government staffs that the Kebbi State government has ordered their salaries to be slashed to just N5,000 from what they are originally receiving, the Secretary to the Kebbi State Government (SSG), Alhaji Babale Umar has debunked the allegation. The SSG while briefing newsmen yesterday in Birnin Kebbi on the…

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    Technology Incubation Centres: Panacea For Unemployment, Youth Restiveness

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    The Technology Incubation Centre Scheme was designed by the Federal Government of Nigeria as an integrated support program between the Federal , the host State Government and other stakeholders in 1993 where research and development findings and innovations are translated into value products, employment creation, growth wealth generation, and promotion of indigenous technologies and potentials…

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  • ‘Nigeria Spends $4bn To Import Wheat Annually’

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    The executive director of Lake Chad Research Institute, Dr Oluwasina Gbenga, has said that Nigeria spends a whopping $4 billion for the importation of  wheat into the country annually. Dr Gbenga made the revelation during the Pre – Season Training Workshop for farmers on irrigated wheat production, processing and utilisation at the Presidential Banquet Hall…

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    Police Nab Truck With 176 Bags Of Indian Hemp

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    Police authorities in Kebbi have arrested a truck conveying 176 bags of Indian hemp, weighing 50 kilograms. The Kebbi State Commissioner of Police, Kabiru Ibrahim, disclosed this in his office while briefing newsmen on the efforts of the Police to rid the state of crime. He explained that policemen while on stop and search duty…

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    2 Pilgrims From Kebbi Die In Mecca

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    As NAHCON begins airlift of Nigerian pilgrims back home after the completion of this year’s Holy pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia ,two of the pilgrims from  Kebbi State have been reported dead in Mecca. The state publicity secretary on 2016 Hajji Exercise, Alhaji Aliyu Jajirma kanya confirmed this to Leadership in telephone conversation . He said…

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