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Newly Promoted DC, Nigeria Immigration, Usman Ndagi, Dies Hours After His Sister’s Death
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Newly Promoted DC, Nigeria Immigration, Usman Ndagi, Dies Hours After His Sister’s Death

A newly promoted Deputy Comptroller in the Nigeria Immigration Service, Alhaji Usman Ndagi died hours after receiving news of the demise of his sister. The Immigration officer from Mokwa, Niger State, popularly known as Yandakoture, died in Abuja on Thursday morning, November 19 while his sister died on Wednesday night, November 18. According to a member of the community, Yax Mokwa, the late officer died shortly after complaining of dizziness while his bags were being packed in the car for the journey to Niger State. Yax Mokwa wrote: "One of Kin Mokwa's most illustrious sons is shockingly gone. Alhaji Usman Ndagi (popularly known as Yandakoture). A mentor, amiable, accomodating, and always has his people at heart, providing opportunities for them to develop and empower themselves....
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Fulani Herdsmen: Nigerians Misunderstood What I Meant By Cattle Colonies – Audu Ogbeh

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh, has explained what he meant by the term ‘cattle colony’ as the only solution to the protracted clash between Fulani herdsmen and farmers. The minister insisted that cattle colonies being suggested by his ministry remained the only panacea in sight to ending the recurring war. Ogbeh had on Monday said Federal Government had resolved to establish cattle colonies in a bid to put an end to the persistent Fulani herdsmen, farmers’ crisis across the country. According to the minister, facilities such as grass and water will be provided to take care of herdsmen and their cattle. Speaking with DAILY POST yesterday in his Abuja home, Ogbeh said Nigerians had largely misunderstood the concept of cattle colonies thereby, misinterp...
We Are Always Preventing Accidents During Rainy Season – NRC
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We Are Always Preventing Accidents During Rainy Season – NRC

Jerry Oche, the Lagos District Manager of the Nigerian Railway Corporation, said on Tuesday that proactive measures had been put in place to prevent accidents on rail tracks during the rainy season. Oche disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos. He also said that new strategies had been evolved by the Lagos District of the NRC to prevent accidents across various rail lines and level crossings in the district. He said: “We are being proactive in preventing accidents during the rainy season. “From experience, we discovered that accidents are usually on the increase during the rainy season. “We have embarked on a new programme now to replace the quality of timber at level crossings, with newer sets. “At any point at level crossings, we have tim...
Sheep With 6 Legs Born In Niger State
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Sheep With 6 Legs Born In Niger State

According to Baba Umar,a goat with six legs was born today in Niger State.Below is what he wrote..... 'ALLAHU AKBAR A newly born baby sheep with SIX LEGS, today 20/2/2017 at KPEGE area in Mokwa Niger state'.