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  • Nasarawa Assembly Promises Legislative Backing For Dangote Sugar Refinery

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    The Nasarawa State House of Assembly has lauded Dangote Group of  Companies for investing N217 billion in the establishment of a  sugarcane plantation and refinery in the state so as to boost  employment and socio-economic development of the state. The Speaker of the House, Alhaji Ibrahim Balarabe-Abdullahi, stated this yesterday after the majority leader, Umar…

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  • Recession: Nasarawa Assembly Tasks Students On Entrepreneurship

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    The Nasarawa State House of Assembly has tasked students of the Nasarawa State University, Keffi  and other Nigerians to embrace entrepreneurship programmes in order to become self reliant and to contribute their quota to national development even in the absence of white collar jobs after graduation. Alhaji Ibrahim Balarabe-Abdullahi, the speaker of the House gave…

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  • Work Begins On N217bn Dangote Sugar Plantation, Refinery In Nasarawa

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    Chairman, Dangote Group of companies, Alhaji Aliko Dangote says his  conglomerate has commenced work on the N217 billion (700 million dollars) sugar plantation and refineries in Nasarawa state. Alhaji Dangote made this known yesterday in government house Lafia  when he visited the state governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura to intimate  him on the commencement of the…

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  • I’ll Leave Zero Debt Profile For My Successor – Al-Makura

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    Nasarawa State governor, Umaru Tanko Al-Makura has restated that he would ensure that he leaves zero debt profile for his successor in the interest of common good and overall development of the state. Al-Makura stated this in Lafia yesterday while answering questions from journalists as part of activities marking the 14th anniversary of the establishment…

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  • Nasarawa: Understanding Revolution In Land

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    Land administration in states across the country is wrought with problems such as inability to meet the land requirements of the public, cumbersome process of getting the right-of-occupancy, frequent changing of public officers and government policies, poor record-keeping and inability of government to pay compensation in respect of acquired land, among others. After almost two…

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  • Nasarawa: Understanding Revolution In Land Administration

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    Land administration in states across the country is wrought with problems such as inability to meet the land requirements of the public, cumbersome process of getting the right-of-occupancy, frequent changing of public officers and government policies, poor record-keeping and inability of government to pay compensation in respect of acquired land, among others. After almost two…

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  • Nasarawa Assembly Tasks SUBEB Chairman, Members On Prudence

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    The Nasarawa State House of Assembly has called on the chairman and permanent members of the State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), to be prudent in the management of resources in their care. The lawmakers also tasked the board to strive towards boosting enrollment and quality of primary school education in the state. LEADERSHIP reports…

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  • Nasarawa Assembly Passes N69.9bn Appropriation For 2017

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    The Nasarawa State House of Assembly yesterday passed the state’s 2017 Appropriation Bill of N69.9 billion into law. The speaker of the House, Alhaji Ibrahim Balarabe-Abdullahi announced the passage of the bill during the house proceeding in Lafia after the Majority Leader of the House, Mr. Tanko Tunga (APC-Awe North) moved the motion for the…

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