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N5000 MONTHLY STIPENDS BY KATSINA STATE

Special adviser to the Katsina state government on girl child, Hajiya Binta Abba, says that beneficiaries of the federal government’s N5000 monthly stipends under its conditional cash transfer programme will start receiving from this March.Abba, who briefed newsmen, said between 800 to 1000 poor and vulnerable households in 12 select local governments, which represent about…

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FED GOVT SUSPENDS CATTLE TRANSPORTATION BY RAIL

Federal Government has suspended the transportation of cattle from the Northern part of the country to the South.Coordinator Research & Strategy NIRSAL, Bello Abdullahi Abba said the movement of cattle launched last year has been temporarily suspended due to some technical issues.Chairman of the Cattle Dealers Association of Nigeria in Zamfara state, Alhaji Aminu Garba…

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INEC PROSECUTES 61 OFFENDERS

Independent National Electoral Commission INEC says the electoral umpire has secured 61 prosecutions since 2015.Chairman of the commission Professor Mahmud Yakubu stated this when he received members of the Inspector-general of Police’s Investigative Team on Rivers Re-run Election in Abuja.The Professor appreciated their assistance and other security agencies in the prosecution of electoral offenders.He said…

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