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    Veteran Journalist, Abdulkarim Albashir Is Dead

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    The death has occurred of Kaduna-based veteran journalist, Abdulkarim Albashir. Family sources said he died at the Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital (ABUTH) Shika, Zaria, at about 3:47pm after a protracted illness. He was aged 68. The deceased’s son, Gaddafi Albashir, confirmed the death of his father on his Facebook wall. “Join me in and…

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    18th Sultan, Dasuki Bows Out At 93

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    Former Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Ibrahim Dasuki, is dead. He died last night in a private hospital in Abuja. He was 93 years old. The late Sultan was the father of former national security adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd), who has been in the custody of the Department of State Services (DSS) and facing…

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    Business Activities Thrive Around Abuja/Kaduna Railway Stations

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    The recent commissioning of Abuja/Kaduna railway coaches has led to a flurry of activities as new markets emerge across the various stop overs across the route. Mohammed Ismail captures the develoment. The recent commissioning of the standard gauge coaches has led to a beehive of activities across the various railway stations located along the Abuja/Kaduna…

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    Snake Venom, Costlier Than Gold – Famous Snake-charmer

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    Garba Ubale, a renowned snake charmer in Zaria, Kaduna State, has no doubt, cut a niche for himself in the lucrative, but dangerous profession of charming snakes. In this interview with Mohammed Ismail, the snake charmer, who says he played a significant role in ridding the presidential villa of deadly snakes, noted that, snake venom,…

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    How Small Scale Farms Make Big Impact On Nigerian Families

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    The sleepy town of Sabon Birni in Igabi Local Government of Kaduna State has become a household to hundreds of small scale farms belonging to Nigerians who, in their bid to beat poverty and unemployment, embraced poultry farming. The small nondescript farms, which are tucked between well-established farms belonging to former and serving government officials,…

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    Nyako, Fintiri And Retributive Justice

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    When former speaker of Adamawa State House of Assembly, Umaru Ahmadu Fintiri impeached former Governor Murtala Nyako together with his deputy and assumed governance of the state, he did not mince words in telling everyone who cared to listen that he removed Nyako as a result of the large scale theft he (Nyako), perpetrated during…

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    Police Arrests Wanted  Boko Haram Commander

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       The police has arrested wanted Boko Haram commander who is on the wanted list displayed by the military authorities, in Gombi local government area of the state. This is just as the boko haram insurgents on Thursday night launched attack on Kuda -Kaya village, Madagali local government area of Adamawa State, killing 18 people…

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