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News Nigeria » Kebbi: Kebbi governor appoints tourism adviser to bring back Argungu

News channel or source: http://thenationonlineng.net/kebbi-governor-appoints-tourism-adviser-bring-back-argungu/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

The festival, on global tourism calendar, brought fame and honour to Nigeria nay Kebbi State, but disappeared completely from the global cultural watch list due to unexplainable circumstances, thereby denying Kebbi State the needed tourism dollars and to ...

News Nigeria » Kebbi: Nigeria: Gale of Defections Hits PDP

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802190189.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

In Kebbi state, a former Minister of Sports and a chieftain of the PDP, Alhaji Samaila Sambawa and about 100,000 of his supporters decamped to the ruling APC. Sambawa who served as minister of Internal Affairs, Foreign, Sports and Youths Development under ...

News Nigeria » Kebbi: 6 Dead, 12 Missing In Kebbi Boat Mishap

News channel or source: http://saharareporters.com/2018/02/07/6-dead-12-missing-kebbi-boat-mishap
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

Mr. Dakingari made the confirmation on Wednesday in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria in Birnin Kebbi. “Two canoes were carrying more than 78 passengers, six persons have been confirmed dead while 12 are still missing and over 60 ...

News Nigeria » Kebbi: Kebbi Governor blames climate change for farmers, herdsmen clashes

News channel or source: http://www.pulse.ng/news/local/kebbi-gov-blames-climate-change-for-farmers-herdsmen-clashes-id7947292.html
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

Bagudu said this while speaking at an agricultural entrepreneurship forum organised by National Students Association of Nigeria, Kebbi Chapter, Vanguard reports. Several people have been killed and properties destroyed following attacks by suspected ...

News Nigeria » Kebbi: Six children die in Nigeria boat crash

News channel or source: http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2018/feb/08/six-children-die-in-nigeria-boat-crash-1770026.html
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

Last September, 56 people drowned after an overloaded boat carrying more than 100 traders from the Niger republic capsized on the river in the Bagudu district of Kebbi. Capsizes happen frequently in Nigeria due to overcrowding and inadequately maintained ...

News Nigeria » Kebbi: Nigeria Prisons promotes 196 officers in Kebbi

News channel or source: https://www.today.ng/news/nigeria/78256/nigeria-prisons-promotes-196-officers-kebbi
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

The Nigeria Prisons Service has promoted 196 officers serving in the Kebbi Command. The Comptroller of Prisons in the state, Sani Potiskum, who decorated the promoted officers in Birnin Kebbi on Tuesday, said the promotion was to motivate the officers for ...

News Nigeria » Kebbi: Nigeria exports 1, 983 containers of hibiscus to Mexico

News channel or source: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2018/02/nigeria-exports-1-983-containers-hibiscus-mexico/
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

“Mexicans and other countries importing our hibiscus (zobo) use it as organic colouring agents for drinks and wines, and as natural blended drink as we drink zobo here in Nigeria ... others are Kastina, Kebbi, Zamfara, Borno and Yobe produce it.

News Nigeria » Kebbi: ‘There’s nothing like Hausa/Fulani, you only have Fulani in Nigeria’

News channel or source: https://guardian.ng/politics/theres-nothing-like-hausa-fulani-you-only-have-fulani-in-nigeria/
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

My findings: In the Northwest, herdsmen/farmers war appears restricted, at least not in the fatricidal sense, only to southern Kaduna and the minority areas of Zamfara and Kebbi states ... is about 25 Million in Nigeria, while that of Fulani is put ...

News Nigeria » Kebbi: Dozens killed in Nigeria violence, say police

News channel or source: http://gulftoday.ae/portal/16063d9e-0156-446f-9252-d76679a5f15c.aspx
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Kano: Dozens of people were killed when an armed gang opened fire on traders and locals in northern Nigeria, residents and police said ... Katsina, Kano, Sokoto, Kebbi, Zamfara and Niger.

News Nigeria » Kebbi: Yellow Fever Outbreak in Nigeria: NCDC Situation Report #9 for Week 1

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/nigeria/yellow-fever-outbreak-nigeria-ncdc-situation-report-9-week-1
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

A yellow fever outbreak is currently active in Nigeria with seven States recording confirmed cases (Kwara, Kogi, Kano, Zamfara, Kebbi, Nasarawa and Niger) in twelve Local Government Areas (LGAs). • However, a total of 16 states have reported suspected ...