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Insecurity: Your Measures Are Ineffective, Anglican Diocese Tells FG

William Attah, Gombe The Diocese of Gombe Anglican Communion has commended governments at all levels for steps taken towards combating security in the country but says the measures are not effective. Rising from the 3rd session of it’s 7th Synod held at St. Peter Anglican Church, Bolari, Gombe, the Synod observed that despite the security measures put in place by Government, there are still reported cases of kidnappings, banditry, terrorism, armed robbery and other security breaches in the country. The Synod’s statement which was signed by His Lordship, Rt. Rev.…

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NNPC GMD, Kyari Assures Indigenous Shipping Companies Of Support

The Nigerian National petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has expressed its readiness to support indigenous fleet owners to enjoy greater patronage and participation in the oil and gas maritime business in Nigeria. The Group Managing Director of NNPC, Mallam Mele Kyari, gave the assurance while playing host to members of the Nigerian Fleet Implementation Committee who paid a working visit to the NNPC Towers, Abuja. Mallam Kyari said with the scale of the Corporation’s activities in the maritime sector, NNPC would get more active in the affairs of the Fleet Management Committee…

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Military Air Strikes Kill Scores Of Terrorists In Sambisa Forest – DHQ

The Defence Headquarters says the Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole has eliminated scores of terrorists in multiple air strikes on Sambisa Forest. The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, made this known in a statement on Friday in Abuja. Enenche said the air raids were conducted at Bone and Mudu in Yale-Kumshe axis as well as ‘S’ Region in Sambisa Forest on Dec. 1 and Dec. 2. He said air strikes were executed with a force package of Nigerian Air Force (NAF) fighter jets and helicopter gunships…

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FIRS Generates N4.17trn In Revenue With COVID-19 Pandemic

Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) Mr Muhammad Nami, has said that a total of N4,178 trillion was generated in taxes from January to October. 2020. Nami, represented by the Coordinating Director, Enforcement Support Group, FIRS, Mr Ezra Zubairu, made this known at the opening ceremony of the Lagos International Trade Fair (LITF) in Lagos. The fair had as its theme: “Connecting Businesses, Creating Value”. Nami stated that the target for the period was N4.23 trillion which indicates that the amount generated represents 99 per cent of the target for the period. According…

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2020-21 CAF Champions League: All 2nd-Leg, Preliminary-Round Fixtures This Weekend

The following are the fixtures for second-leg in the preliminary round of the 2020/21 CAF Champions league, to be played this weekend (between 4 and 6 December). First-named teams are second-leg hosts, with first-leg results in brackets- Stade Malien, Mali vs Ashanti de Siguiri, Guinea (2-1) Teungueth, Senegal vs Gambia Armed Forces, The Gambia (1-1) ASKO Kara, Togo vs RC Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire (0-1) Mogadishu City, Somalia vs AS SONIDEP, Niger (0-2) AS Bouenguidi, Gabon vs Forest Rangers, Zambia (0-0) US Zilimadjou, Comoros vs Jwaneng Galaxy, Botswana (0-4) Le Messager…

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Coronavirus: UN General Assembly Special Session Focuses On Pandemic Coronavirus: UN General Assembly Special Session Focuses On Pandemic

Nations united on Thursday for a special session of the UN General Assembly to survey the wreckage of the COVID-19 pandemic, reflect on the best response, and forge a path to better days ahead. “Today marks an overdue and much needed moment of reckoning. None of us could have imagined, this time last year, what was to come,” said Assembly President Volkan Bozkir, speaking at the opening of the two-day gathering. “The world is looking to the UN for leadership, to step up and take demonstrable action to address the…

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Governor Inuwa Presents N119.663bn Budget To Gombe State Legislature

William Attah, Gombe Gombe State Governor, Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya has presented the 2021 appropriation of One Hundred and Nineteen Billion, Six Hundred and Sixty-Three Million, Eight Hundred and Fifty-Six Thousand, Six Hundred and Thirty-Six Naira (N119,663,856,636.00) to the State House of Assembly. Presenting the budget proposal before the State House of Assembly Thursday afternoon, the Governor Inuwa explained that the proposal is made up of Fifty-Seven Billion, Six Hundred and Thirty-Five Million, Three Hundred and One Thousand, Six Hundred and Twenty-Six, Naira (N57,635,301,626.00) for recurrent expenditure, representing 48.2 per cent of the…

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Niger Republic Extradites Ex-Chairman Pension Task Team, Maina To Nigeria

The Nigeria Police Force has taken custody of extradited Abdulrashid Abdullahi Maina, former chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT), today, 3rd December, 2020, to Nigeria from Niamey, Niger Republic, where he was arrested having been declared wanted by a court of competent jurisdiction over a pending criminal trial against him. In a statement Force spokesperson, DCP Frank Mba said: “Abdulrashid Maina was arrested on 30th November, 2020 through the collaborative efforts of the operatives of the Nigeria Police Force, INTERPOL NCB, Abuja and their Nigerien counterpart. The team from INTERPOL…

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UAE Celebrates Cooperation With Nigeria As It Marks 49th Anniversary

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Wednesday celebrated the growing cooperation with Nigeria as it marked the country’s 49th anniversary in Abuja. Dr Fahad Al Taffaq, its Ambassador to Nigeria, while addressing guests and friends of the UAE at a ceremony to mark the National Day, said that he was excited to see the growing bilateral relations between both countries across all sectors. “Today marks the importance of unity and coming together to celebrate our achievement in 2020 even though it has proved to be challenging for many reasons. “I am…

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Zabarmari Tragedy: Gov Ganduje, Tinubu Condole With Zulum, Borno

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano state visited Borno State to commiserate with the government and people of the state over the death of farmers in Zabarmari town. In a statement in Kano, Mr Abba Anwar, Chief Press Secretary (CPS) to Gov. Ganduje said the visit to Borno followed the killing of 43 rice farmers by suspected Boko Haram insurgents on Nov. 28 in Zabarmari village. According to the governor, he visited government House, Maiduguri, where he met with the Gov. Babagana Zulum, members of the State Executive Council, and other…

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