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Sokoto to end subsistence farming

Sokoto state government will prioritise mechanised agriculture in order to revive the sector and make it meet the current and growing demands of the people of the state, Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has said. According to him, government will provide initial incentives to top political office holders and individual businessmen …

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SNEPCo promotes (M)Ethanol clean cookstoves in drive for safer cooking method in Nigeria

Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo) has signed an agreement with Project Gaia Prospects Limited (PGPL) for the conduct of a pilot study on the use of Ethanol clean cookstoves, a cleaner and safer way of cooking. SNEPCo will provide 2,500 clean cookstoves and 15,000 canisters for distribution to …

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Behold Nigeria’s first female Governor!; I’ll appeal the judgement – Gov. Ishaku

The Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress(APC), Hajiya Aisha Jummai Al-hassan has been declared the duly elected Governor of Taraba State by the Governorship election tribunal sitting in Abuja. Justice Musa Danladi Abubakar Saturday declared Al-Hassan winner of the April 11, 2015 general election after annulling the election of …

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Bayelsa Poll: Sylva’s hometown stands still for PDP, as communities in Brass LGA endorse Governor Dickson re-election bid

19 communities that made up Brass constituency 3 area of Bayelsa state on Friday came out in their thousands to endorse the second term bid of the incumbent governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson. The communities include; Sangana, Kongho, Ogbokiri, Bekekiri and others. It was a carnival like political rally as people …

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N1tn probe: Lamorde to appear in Senate, Tuesday

Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Lamorde, is set to appear before Senate Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions, Tuesday, to answer questions over allegations of fraud preferred against him. Making the confirmation, Friday, Chairman of the committee, Senator Samuel Anyanwu, said in Abuja that the committee would have …

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