Category Archives: Latest News

26 Feb
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Gov. Sule approves death penalty for kidnappers in Nasarawa State

Nasarawa State Governor, Engineer Abdullahi Sule, has inaugurated a committee on community policing, the Community Volunteer Guards (Vigilante) Committee, as well as the Penal Code Reform Committee. Inaugurating the two committees at a combined ceremony which held at the Taal ...

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13 Jan
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‘No governor wants direct control of solid minerals’

The Nasarawa State governor, Abdullahi Sule, has said that no state governor wants to change the ownership of solid minerals, which is the exclusive preserve of the Federal Government. He made this known while playing host to the Minister of ...

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29 Dec
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Engr. Sule pardons 15 inmates, settles fines for 45 others to mark 60th Birthday

Nasarawa State Governor, Engineer Abdullahi Sule, has granted pardon to 15 inmates, as well as paid the fines and compensations of 45 others across the three correctional facilities in the state, as part of activities marking his 60th birthday. Engineer ...

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11 Nov
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Gov. Sule swears-in commissioners assign Dr. Kana to Ministry of Justice

Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has sworn-in newly appointed commissioners and assigned them portfolios. They are Dr. Abdulkarim A. Kana, Professor Allananah O. Otaki, Ministry of Agriculture & Water Resources, Boyi Obadiah, Ministry of Trade, Industry & Investment; Mrs. ...

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10 Apr
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Nasarawa Chief Judge discharges 14 inmates

Justice Suleiman Dikko, Chief Judge of Nasarawa State. Justice Suleiman Dikko, Chief Judge of Nasarawa state, has discharged 14 inmates awaiting trial in Federal Prison, Lafia. The inmates are: Likita Emmanuel, Baba Dogs, Ali Ibrahim, Henry Andrew, Abubakar Ali, Abubakar ...

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10 Apr
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Nasarawa prosecutes 707 criminal cases with 29 lawyers

Twenty nine lawyers from the Nasarawa state Ministry of Justice are currently prosecuting 707 criminal cases across the state High Courts. The cases which include murder, armed robbery, rape and are at various stages of trial were recorded as at ...

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26 Mar
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Supreme Court Justice Sidi Dauda Bage becomes Emir of Lafia

A Justice of the Supreme Court, Sidi Dauda Bage has emerged the new Emir of Lafia in Nasarawa state. The new Emir is one of the 22 princes of the Lafia Emirate who contested the stool which is accorded a ...

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17 Mar
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Nasarawa chief judge pardons 22 inmates.

Nasarawa chief judge pardons 22 inmates. The Chief Judge of Nasarawa State, Justice Suleiman Dikko, has granted pardon to 22 inmates awaiting trial in Lafia, Keffi, and Nasarawa Prisons in the state. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Dikko ...

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13 Dec
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Inmates of Nasarawa Prisons Eat Up N818, 550 Food Daily – NPS

The Nigeria Prison Service (NPS) on Thursday said that it spends N818,550 daily to feed the 1,819 inmates across the six prisons in the state. Mr Patrick Dalyop, State Controller of Prisons, disclosed this on Thursday in Lafia, while addressing ...

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25 Oct
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Gov. Al-Makura Inspects Newly Constructed High Court in Karu.

His Excellency Governor Umaru Tanko Almakura alongside His Lordship the Chief Judge of Nasarawa State, Justice Suleiman U. Dikko and the Honourable Commissioner of Justice Prof. Abdulkarim Kana during an Inspection of the work at the newly constructed High Court ...

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