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Nasarawa Farmers/Fulani Community Synergise To Foster Peace/Unity

October 14, 2018

Nasarawa Farmers/Fulani Community Synergise To Foster Peace/Unity. A Fulani group, under the auspice of Fulbe (Fulani Nation) has pledged support and cooperation with farmers in Nasarawa State and other parts of the country, saying they are ready to bridge the gap that had hitherto, breached peace and security in the country in the past. The […]

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Nasarawa Police Command rescues 16-year-old girl

October 14, 2018

Nasarawa Police Command rescues 16-year-old girl. The Nasarawa Police Command has rescued 16-year-old daughter of a pastor abducted six months ago by a Muslim boy. She was rescued in Kaduna State. The girl’s father, Pastor James momoh, shortly after the police released her daughter, claimed she was hypnotised by some Islamic mallam through the boy, […]

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Tension in Tunga as sugar company demolishes houses, economic trees

October 13, 2018

Tension has mounted in Awe local government area of Nasarawa state over illegal demolition of houses and economic trees by a sugar company in Akoh settlement in Tunga area of the state. Officials of the the company had allegedly invaded the community with bulldozers, destroying houses, food crops and economic trees among other valuables worth […]

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Overconfidence Costed us Aiteo Final place – Nasarawa United Head coach

October 12, 2018

Overconfidence Costed us Aiteo Final place – Nasarawa United Head coach. The head coach of Nasarawa United Kabiru Dogo believes that they should have won against Rangers International in the Aiteo Cup Semi-Final after going two goals up, but his boys threw the chance of playing in ghe final away. Firstly I have to say congratulations […]

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Federal Mortgage Bank,TUC and NLC choses Nasarawa in pilot phase for low cost housing for Workers

October 12, 2018

Federal Mortgage Bank,TUC and NLC choses Nasarawa in pilot phase for low cost housing for Workers. The Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) has begun construction of the pilot phase of a low-cost housing programme for civil servants nationwide. The Nasarawa State housing site is the first of 14 locations under the pilot phase of […]

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Nasarawa United surrenders to Enugu Rangers in Aiteo Cup Semi-Final

October 10, 2018

Nasarawa United surrenders to Enugu Rangers in Aiteo Cup Semi-Final. The Solid Miners were unable to withstand the Strength and speed of the Flying Antelopes as they surrendered their 2 goals lead to Enugu Rangers in the Aiteo Cup semi-Final played at the Sani Abacha Stadium in Kano. Rangers took a giant step towards a […]

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Nasarawa one of worst hit states in malnutrition – CISLAC

October 10, 2018

Nasarawa one of worst hit states in malnutrition – CISLAC. The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) in collaboration with United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has revealed that Nasarawa state is within the worst hit states on Mal-nutrition with 37.7 percent. This was revealed yesterday in Lafia at the end of the roundtable conference on […]

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A security Guard docked over trespass and theft

October 10, 2018

A security Guard docked over trespass and theft. A Lugbe Magistrates’ Court, Abuja, has begun hearing in the trial of an ex-security guard, Emmanuel Amah, charged with alleged trespass and theft of Wi-Fi modern and weather monitor. Amah, 19, who resides at Mararaba Guruku in Nasarawa State, was docked on charges bordering on criminal trespass […]

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Gov. Al-Makura pledges support to Nigeria Institute of Physics

October 10, 2018

Gov. Al-Makura pledges support to Nigeria Institute of Physics. Gov. Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State on Tuesday pledged that his administration would fully support activities of Nigerian Institute of Physics (NIP) geared toward national development. The governor made the pledge at the opening ceremony of the Institute’s 41st Annual Conference in Lafia. The News Agency […]

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Makama Eyes Second Federation Cup final as Nasarawa United Skipper

October 10, 2018

Makama Eyes Second Federation Cup final as Nasarawa United Skipper  The captain of Nasarawa United, Emmanuel Makama has said he is determined more than ever before to lead his side to another Aiteo Federation Cup final. The ‘solid miners’ who are up against Enugu Rangers in this year’s Aiteo Cup semi-final today were runners up […]

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Nasarawa Government Reverses the Decision on Abolition of Customary Court

October 10, 2018

Nasarawa Government Reverses the Decision on Abolition of Customary Court. The Nasarawa State Government has reversed its decision to abolish the Customary Court of Appeal in the state. Abdulkareem Kana, the state Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, disclosed this at the Second Appeals and Call over Session on Tuesday at Keffi, Keffi Local Government Area […]

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Nasarawa Judiciary Sets up Panels to review Judgments passed by Lower Courts

October 8, 2018

Nasarawa Judiciary Sets up Panels to review Judgments passed by Lower Courts  The Nasarawa State judiciary has set up five appeal panels to review and dispose 152 judgments delivered by lower courts in the state. The Chief Judge of the state, Justice Suleiman Dikko, disclosed this on Monday while addressing counsel and litigants during the […]

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Nasarawa University Keffi Gets New Vice-Chancellor

October 8, 2018

Nasarawa University Keffi Gets New Vice-Chancellor Governor Tanko Al-Makura has approved the appointment of Prof. Suleiman Bala-Mohammed as the acting Vice Chancellor of the Nasarawa State University, Keffi. A statement signed by Abdullahi Mohammed, the Secretary to the State Government, indicated that Bala-Mohammed is to replace Prof. Mohammed Mainoma, the current Vice Chancellor, whose tenure […]

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I will Defeat Nasarawa Speaker – SDP Candidate

October 7, 2018

I will Defeat Nasarawa Speaker – SDP Candidate. Social Democratic Party (SDP) candidate for Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Alhaji Issa Ibraheem, has assured that the party will win a landslide victory in the Umaisha/Ugya state constituency in 2019 general election. Ibraheem made this known in an interview while speaking with newsmen on Saturday at […]

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Dr. Dominic Bako calls for Cancellation of Nasarawa senatorial Primary

October 6, 2018

Dr. Dominic Bako calls for Cancellation of Nasarawa senatorial Primary. Dr Dominic Bako, Senatorial aspirant from Nasarawa State on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, (APC), who was disqualified from participating in the primaries of the party, has called for the cancelation of Nasarawa north senatorial primary. The aspirant who expressed disappointment over his […]

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Innocent Lagi Dumps PDP After Losing Senatorial Primary

October 6, 2018

Innocent Lagi Dumps PDP After Losing Senatorial Pri   A former Attorney General of Nasarawa State, renowned human rights lawyer and a community leader, Barrister Lagi Innocent has resigned his membership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP).Innocent Lagi Dumps PDP After Losing Senatorial Primary Lagi, disclosed this in a statement alleging that the party has […]

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Kabiru Balogun Excited over Federation cup Strike

October 5, 2018

Kabiru Balogun Excited over Federation cup Strike.   Nasarawa United’s Kabiru Balogun has expressed his feelings after helping his team to the semi-final of the 2018 Federation Cup. The striker stated that the joy of scoring the crucial goal that landed his team a last four ticket overwhelmed him with emotions after their victory over El […]

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NSUK VC Enumerates his achievements in 5 Years

October 5, 2018

NSUK VC Enumerates his achievements in 5 Years. , Professor Muhammed Akaro Mainoma is a professor of accountancy and currently the vice chancellor of Nasarawa State University, Keffi. While speaking with NSUK VC Enumerates his achievements in 5 YearsLEADERSHIP’s Correspondent on the impacts of collaboration among institutions, research and other sundry issues. Pointedly, tell us […]

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Kabiru Balogun send Nasarawa United to Aiteo cup Semi-Final

October 4, 2018

Kabiru Balogun send Nasarawa United to Aiteo cup Semi-Final. Nasarawa United have joined Katsina United and Enugu Rangers in the semifinals of this year’s Aiteo Cup after a late winner by Kabiru Balogun lifted them past El Kanemi Warriors in Aba today. Balogun’s strike was all that the Solid Miners needed to progress to the […]

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Al-Makura gets Touch of Unity from National Sports Festival

October 4, 2018

Al-Makura gets Touch of Unity from National Sports Festivalal   Governor Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State on Thursday received the National Sports Festival (NSF) ‘Torch of Unity’ for the 19th edition of the games expected to hold in Federal Capital Territory, Abuja on December 6th, 2018. Al-Makura received the torch at the Lafia Township stadium […]

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Civil Defence begins Surveillance of Petrol Stations in Nasarawa

October 4, 2018

Civil Defence begins Surveillance of Petrol Stations in Nasarawa  Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has commenced periodic surveillance of petrol stations in Nasarawa state to ensure the stations adhered to standard safety measures to avoid another gas explosion. Monaco Gas station in Lafia was razed at about  on Sept. 10 when a tanker […]

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Gov. Al-Makura Wins APC Nasarawa South Senatorial Ticket

October 4, 2018

Gov. Al-Makura Wins APC Nasarawa South Senatorial Ticket. As expected Governor Umaru Al-Makura has Emerged as the All  Progressives Congress candidate for the Nasarawa South Senatorial District election in 2019. The Chairman of the electoral committee, Ismaila Ahmed, represented by the Secretary, Abdullahi Candido, announced the result on Wednesday in Lafia. Ahmed said Al-Makura polled […]

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Michael Abdul Wins PDP Nasarawa North Senatorial Ticket

October 4, 2018

Michael Abdul Wins PDP Nasarawa North Senatorial Ticket. Chief Michael Abdul, a former deputy governor of Nasarawa State, has emerged winner of the Peoples Democratic Party candidate for the Nasarawa North senatorial district. Chief Clement Uhembe, the PDP Returning Officer for the senatorial election, announced the result on Wednesday in Akwanga. According to Uhembe, Abdul […]

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APC Losses Three Delegates in a Ghastly Moto Accident in Keana

October 4, 2018

APC Losses Three Delegates in a Ghastly Moto Accident in Keana. No fewer than three delegates reportedly died in a ghastly motor accident in Keana Local government area of Nasarawa State shortly after the just concluded All Progressive Congress governorship primary election in the state. The victims were supposed to meet with Governor Umaru Tanko […]

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Unknown Gunmen kills Lafia based Igbo Businessman

October 2, 2018

Unknown Gunmen kills Lafia based Igbo Businessman. It’s a Black Tuesday for the Igbos in Lafia Nasarawa state as they lost one of their outspoken Businessman and Hotelier Mr Udoka. The incidence happened along Obi Road as Report reaching us said that Mr Udoka was said to have been reportedly missing on Monday but later […]

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