• Jigawa Flood: Victims To Get Special Treatment –Gov Badaru - Independent Newspapers Limited

    Independent Newspapers Limited
    Jigawa Flood: Victims To Get Special Treatment –Gov Badaru
    Independent Newspapers Limited
    DUTSE – Governor Badaru Abubakar of Jigawa State has consoled with the victims of recent flood disaster in the state, assuring them that government would accord them priority attention to alleviate their hardship. Speaking at Ringim, one worst hit ...
  • Birth Certificate: NPC targets 223660 children in Jigawa - The Eagle Online

    The Eagle Online
    Birth Certificate: NPC targets 223660 children in Jigawa
    The Eagle Online
    Iro told the News Agency of Nigeria in Dutse that 99, 561 certificates would be issued to children under one year while 124,099 would also be issued to children under five. By The Eagle Online On Sep 25, 2018. 1 1. Alhaji Ibrahim Iro, the Director of ...and more »
  • Nigeria: Hisbah to Clamp Down On Commercial Sex Workers in Jigawa - AllAfrica.com

    Nigeria: Hisbah to Clamp Down On Commercial Sex Workers in Jigawa
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    The Jigawa Hisbah Board has warned commercial sex workers operating in the state to quit the immoral act or risk arrest and prosecution. Hisbah area commander, Abubakar Maisoma, gave the warning on Monday in Kirisamma, during an interview with the ...
  • NCC Holds Consumer Town Hall Meeting In Jigawa - Leadership Newspaper (press release) (blog)

    Leadership Newspaper (press release) (blog)
    NCC Holds Consumer Town Hall Meeting In Jigawa
    Leadership Newspaper (press release) (blog)
    In a bid to avail telecom consumers with adequate information on their rights, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has organised a town hall meeting in Kazaure, Jigawa State. The 42nd edition of the consumer town hall meeting with the theme ...
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  • Road crash claims 5 in Jigawa - Daily Trust

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    Road crash claims 5 in Jigawa
    Daily Trust
    A road accident involving a trailer and three other cars along the Kano-Birnin Kudu Road in Jigawa State Sunday evening left five persons dead and 10 others injured. The trailer, with the registration number, KTG 133 XA, rammed into three other ...
  • Hisbah to clamp down on commercial sex workers in Jigawa - Premium Times

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    Hisbah to clamp down on commercial sex workers in Jigawa
    Premium Times
    The Jigawa Hisbah Board has warned commercial sex workers operating in the state to quit the immoral act or risk arrest and prosecution. Hisbah area commander, Abubakar Maisoma, gave the warning on Monday in Kirisamma, during an interview with the ...and more »
  • Five dead in Jigawa auto crash - Daily Post Nigeria

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    Five dead in Jigawa auto crash
    Daily Post Nigeria
    No fewer than five persons have been reported dead in an auto crash along Birninkudu-Kano road in Birninkudu Local Government Area of Jigawa State. The incident was said to have occurred around 7pm on Sunday at Kwanar Gangare. The Jigawa Police ...
    Five die in Jigawa auto crashThe Punch
    5 die in Jigawa auto crashVanguardall 13 news articles »
  • 2019: David Mark takes campaign to Jigawa, flays Buhari government - Premium Times

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    2019: David Mark takes campaign to Jigawa, flays Buhari government
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    A former senate president and presidential aspirant, David Mark, in Jigawa State on Sunday asked for support for his ambition to oust President Muhammadu Buhari, whom he accused of failing to unite Nigerians and ensure their security. Mr Mark was in ...
    Defection threatens APC in JigawaNew Telegraph Newspaperall 6 news articles »
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  • Jigawa pledges to pay new minimum wage – Punch Newspapers - The Punch

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    Jigawa pledges to pay new minimum wage – Punch Newspapers
    The Punch
    Governor Muhammad Badaru of Jigawa State has pledged to pay the new minimum wage that is agreed upon by the tripartite committee constituted by the...
    Flood: Monarch wants FG to include Jigawa among worst hit states ...Vanguard
    'Government unfair to Jigawa flood victims'The Nation Newspaper
    Minimum Wage: Jigawa Govt. will pay whatever committee agreesPulse Nigeria
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  • Jigawa pledges to pay new minimum wage - The Punch

    The Punch
    Jigawa pledges to pay new minimum wage
    The Punch
    Governor Muhammad Badaru of Jigawa State has pledged to pay the new minimum wage that is agreed upon by the tripartite committee constituted by the Federal Government. The Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress, Jigawa chapter, Malam Usman ...
    Flood: Monarch wants FG to include Jigawa among worst hit statesVanguard
    Minimum Wage: Jigawa Govt. will pay whatever committee agreesPulse Nigeria
    New Minimum Wage: Jigawa will pay whatever
  • Jigawa monarch weeps as town goes under water - Daily Trust

    Daily Trust
    Jigawa monarch weeps as town goes under water
    Daily Trust
    The District Head of Auyo in Jigawa, Alhaji Umar Baffa, wept openly on Saturday over the devastation caused by flood in Auyo town and other villages in the district. Baffa, who holds the title of Sarkin Auyon Hadejia, said at his palace that the flood ...
    Flood: Monarch weeps as Jigawa town go under waterDaily Nigerian News (press release) (blog)all 13 news articles »
  • Jigawa group warns against legislators - Daily Trust

    Jigawa group warns against legislators
    Daily Trust
    The Gwaram Abuja Residents Association (GARA), an Abuja based socio-cultural group established for the development of Gwaram in Jigawa State, has called on the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Muhammadu Buhari administration to beware of ...
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  • Floods: Death toll rises to 32 in Jigawa - The Nation Newspaper

    The Nation Newspaper
    Floods: Death toll rises to 32 in Jigawa
    The Nation Newspaper
    Eleven more people have been killed by flood in Jigawa State in the last one week. This figure brings to 32 the number of deaths caused by flooding in the state over the last few weeks. Fourteen local government areas of the state are affected by the ...and more »
  • Jigawa government donates relief materials to 3000 flood victims - NAIJA.NG

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    Jigawa government donates relief materials to 3000 flood victims
    NAIJA.NG
    Jigawa state government has donated relief materials to flood victims. - More than 3000 residents of Jigawa were affected by the heavy flooding in the state. - The government has also vowed to support the victims through this trying period. Jigawa ...
  • 39 die in Jigawa flood - Daily Trust

    Daily Trust
    39 die in Jigawa flood
    Daily Trust
    In the last five months 39 people died following a flood, wind and rain storms that ravaged 13 local government areas of Jigawa state. Flood killed 22 people in nine LGAs while rain and wind storms killed 17 people in five LGAs though, one of the LGAs ...
  • 11 Killed, Many Displaced In Fresh Jigawa Flood - CHANNELS TELEVISION

    CHANNELS TELEVISION
    11 Killed, Many Displaced In Fresh Jigawa Flood
    CHANNELS TELEVISION
    11 people have been killed and many displaced after a fresh flood engulfed Auyo and Jahun Local Government Areas of Jigawa State. The State Commissioner of Works, Aminu Muhammad, confirmed the incident to journalists on Thursday. He said the state ...and more »
  • CPC confiscates adulterated sesame seeds in Jigawa - The Nation Newspaper

    The Nation Newspaper
    CPC confiscates adulterated sesame seeds in Jigawa
    The Nation Newspaper
    The Jigawa Consumer Protection Committee (CPC) said it confiscated eight sacks of adulterated sesame seeds worth N240,000 in Gugunju International Grains Market, in Taura Local Government Area of the state. CPC Chairman, Alhaji Faruk Abdallah, told ...and more »
  • Jigawa Govt set to recruit 750 new teachers - Premium Times

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    Jigawa Govt set to recruit 750 new teachers
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    The Jigawa State Government said it has concluded plans to recruit 750 additional teachers in the state. Wasilu Umar, the spokesman, Jigawa State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), confirmed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Dutse, the ...
    Jigawa Govt to recruit 750 new teachers – Punch NewspapersThe Punch
    Jigawa Govt to recruit 750 new teachersVanguard
    Jigawa Govt to recruit 750 new teachers &nda
  • 'I'm in the race to rescue Jigawa' - New Telegraph Newspaper

    'I'm in the race to rescue Jigawa'
    New Telegraph Newspaper
    Immediate past House Committee Chairman on Defence in the House of Representatives, Hon. Bashir Adamu, yesterday declared his intention to run for governorship of Jigawa State on the ticket of the Social Democratic Party (SDP). He said his ambition ...
  • Disarm herdsmen in Jigawa, Fulani chief urges FG - The Punch

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    Disarm herdsmen in Jigawa, Fulani chief urges FG
    The Punch
    Alhaji Isa Adamu, the Lamido of Zugobia in Guri Local Government Area of Jigawa has appealed to the state and federal government to collaborate in disarming armed nomadic herdsmen allegedly unleashing terror in the area. Adamu made the plea in Guri ...
    Fulani chief urges FG to disarm herdsmen in JigawaPulse Nigeriaall 9 news articles »
  • Flood: LG moves to save Marawaji Bridge in Jigawa from collapse - The Eagle Online

    The Eagle Online
    Flood: LG moves to save Marawaji Bridge in Jigawa from collapse
    The Eagle Online
    The Kirikasamma Local Government Council in Jigawa has commenced erection of a sandbag embankment at Marawaji Bridge to save it from imminent collapse. By The Eagle Online On Sep 15, 2018. 1 1. The Kirikasamma Local Government Council in ...
  • Two children, 19 others die in Jigawa flood - Premium Times Nigeria - Premium Times

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    Two children, 19 others die in Jigawa flood - Premium Times Nigeria
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    At least 21 persons lost their lives in a flood disaster that ravaged parts of Jigawa State, an official has said. The victims included two children, the executive ...
    16 perish in Jigawa floodDaily Trustall 3 news articles »
  • Two children, 19 others die in Jigawa flood - Premium Times

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    Two children, 19 others die in Jigawa flood
    Premium Times
    At least 21 persons lost their lives in a flood disaster that ravaged parts of Jigawa State, an official has said. The victims included two children, the executive secretary, Jigawa State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), Sani Ya'u, said on Friday ...
    16 perish in Jigawa floodDaily Trustall 3 news articles »
  • Flood: Jigawa Govt inaugurates committee to assess damages - Daily Sun

    Daily Sun
    Flood: Jigawa Govt inaugurates committee to assess damages
    Daily Sun
    NAN. The Jigawa Government has inaugurated a nine-member Special Committee to assess the damages caused by flood in some communities across the state. Alhaji Adamu Fanini, the Secretary to Jigawa State Government (SSG), announced this in a ...
  • Ex-IGP joins Jigawa senatorial race - Daily Trust

    Daily Trust
    Ex-IGP joins Jigawa senatorial race
    Daily Trust
    A former Inspector General of Police, Suleiman Abba, on Monday picked the expression of interest and nomination forms to run for Jigawa Central senatorial district seat on the platform of the All Peoples Congress (APC). Abba, who spoke at the APC ...
    Former IGP Abba joins Jigawa senatorial raceGuardian (blog)
    Former Police IG, Abba Picks APC Senatorial Nomination Form For JigawaNaija Newsall 19 news articles »
  • Jigawa Govt. declares Tuesday public holiday to celebrate Islamic New Year - Daily Trust

    Daily Trust
    Jigawa Govt. declares Tuesday public holiday to celebrate Islamic New Year
    Daily Trust
    The Jigawa Government, has declared Tuesday Sept. 11 as work-free day to celebrate the beginning of the Islamic New Year, 1440 After Hijrah (AH). Alhaji Isma'il Ibrahim, the spokesman, office of the State Head of the Civil Service, announced the ...
    Hijrah: Osun, Kano, Jigawa, Oyo declare today public holidayThe Nation Newspaper
    Hijrah: Jigawa declares public holidayThe Eagle Online
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  • Six dead, many rendered homeless as devastating flood hits Jigawa communities - Daily Post Nigeria

    Daily Post Nigeria
    Six dead, many rendered homeless as devastating flood hits Jigawa communities
    Daily Post Nigeria
    At least six persons have been feared dead and several others displaced by flood in Dabi village, Ringim Local Government Area of Jigawa State. The flood also displaced residents of the local government, forcing them out of their homes following a ...
  • On Jigawa federal road - Daily Trust

    On Jigawa federal road
    Daily Trust
    Jigawa State Governor Badaru Abubakar has a very cordial relationship with President Muhammadu Buhari and I believe that his appointment as chairman of the APC convention is an attestation to the fact that he has a good relationship with the government ...
  • Jigawa Dep. Governor speaks on giving N50m to INEC - Daily Post Nigeria

    Daily Post Nigeria
    Jigawa Dep. Governor speaks on giving N50m to INEC
    Daily Post Nigeria
    Deputy Governor of Jigawa State, Barrister Ibrahim Hadejia has spoken on report that the state government supported the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in the state with N50 million.
    Jigawa dep gov denies giving N50m support to INECDaily Trustall 2 news articles »
  • Flood claims seven in Jigawa — Official - Premium Times

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    Flood claims seven in Jigawa — Official
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    The council chairman, Ringim Local Government Area of Jigawa State, Abdulrashid Ibrahim, said at least seven persons were killed while over 2000 houses and farmlands were destroyed by flood in the state. The council boss highlighted the incident to ...
    Jigawa flood kills 7, destroyed 2000 houses, farmlands – LG chairmanDaily Nigerian News (press release) (blog)all 2 news articles »
  • 2019: Jigawa women protest alleged marginalisation, societal vices - Premium Times

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    2019: Jigawa women protest alleged marginalisation, societal vices
    Premium Times
    Hundreds of women in Jigawa State on Tuesday stormed the streets of Dutse, the state capital, to protest alleged political marginalisation. The procession began from Malam Aminu Kano triangle to the Jigawa State House of Assembly where they (women) ...
    Jigawa Women Group Demand Representation, Participation In PoliticsCHANNELS TELEVISIONall 2 news articles »
  • We didn't receive N50m logistics support from Jigawa govt, says INEC - The Punch

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    We didn't receive N50m logistics support from Jigawa govt, says INEC
    The Punch
    The Independent National Electoral Commission has denied a newspaper report that it recently received N50 million from the government of Jigawa for logistics. Dr. Mahmud Isah, the Resident Electoral Commissioner in the state, made the clarification in ...
    INEC denies Jigawa deputy governor's claim of N50mn donationPremium Times
    INEC denies Jigawa deputy governor's claim of recieving N50m assistanceDaily Nig
  • Fresh polio outbreak hits Jigawa, Katsina, Yobe - The Punch

    The Punch
    Fresh polio outbreak hits Jigawa, Katsina, Yobe
    The Punch
    Ted Odogwu, Kano. Following the confirmation of a fresh polio outbreak in Jigawa, Katsina and Yobe States, the Kano State Government, on Monday, flagged off fresh rounds of polio immunization exercise in nine local government areas that share borders ...
    Kano Begins Immunisation As Polio Hits Jigawa, Katsina, YobeConcise Newsall 2 news articles »
  • Tsangaya schools: How govt's negligence keeps Jigawa almajirai in streets - Daily Trust

    Tsangaya schools: How govt's negligence keeps Jigawa almajirai in streets
    Daily Trust
    The inability of the Jigawa State Government to maintain and expand the Tsangaya Islamic schools in her domain is discouraging a lot of almajirai, forcing a good number of them to remain in the streets, where they beg for alms for survival. Daily Trust ...
  • Typha grass threatening farming, fishing in Jigawa - Daily Trust

    Typha grass threatening farming, fishing in Jigawa
    Daily Trust
    Typha grass has blocked irrigation canals at Kirikasamma and Guri Council Areas in Jigawa, threatening farming and fishing in the agrarian communities. When the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) monitored the situation on Thursday, the grass had blocked ...
  • Female aspirant, others eye Badaru's seat in Jigawa - Daily Trust

    Female aspirant, others eye Badaru's seat in Jigawa
    Daily Trust
    As the 2019 general elections draw near, those who want to wrest power from the governor of Jigawa State, Muhammadu Badaru Abubakar, are busy strategising. To this end, their posters have virtually taken over major towns of the state. For the meantime ...
  • Jigawa sugar plantation takes off despite resistance - Daily Trust

    Daily Trust
    Jigawa sugar plantation takes off despite resistance
    Daily Trust
    The establishment of a sugar company by Great Northern Agribusiness Limited in Jigawa State has taken off, despite resistance by the host communities, whose farmlands were allegedly seized for the project, Daily Trust latest investigation has revealed.
  • Quelea birds invade 17 Jigawa communities - The Eagle Online - The Eagle Online

    The Eagle Online
    Quelea birds invade 17 Jigawa communities - The Eagle Online
    The Eagle Online
    Quelea birds have invaded farmlands in 17 communities in Auyo Local Government Council of Jigawa.A News Agency of Nigeria investigation...
    Quelea birds attack 17 Jigawa communities - Daily TrustDaily Trust
    Quelea Birds Invade 17 Jigawa Communities - Leadership NewspaperLeadership Newspaper (press release) (blog)
    Quelea birds invade 17 Jigawa communities - SundiataPostSundiataPost (press release) (blog
  • Police Nab Impersonators Of Buhari's Aide In Jigawa - Independent Newspapers Limited

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    Police Nab Impersonators Of Buhari's Aide In Jigawa
    Independent Newspapers Limited
    DUTSE – The police in Kazaure town, Jigawa State, have arrested two youths over alleged breach of trust and impersonation. The suspects, Nasiru Mohammed of Kofar Kudu Kazaure and Mohammed Nagode of the same address were accused of duping ...
  • 2019: Jigawa Dep Gov declares for Senate - Daily Trust

    Daily Trust
    2019: Jigawa Dep Gov declares for Senate
    Daily Trust
    The Jigawa State Deputy Governor, Barrister Ibrahim Hassan Hadejia, yesterday in Dutse, the state capital, formally declared his intention to contest for a senatorial seat in the 2019 general elections. Hadejia made the declaration before elders of the ...
  • 2019: Jigawa deputy governor declares for Senate - Premium Times

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    2019: Jigawa deputy governor declares for Senate
    Premium Times
    The Deputy Governor of Jigawa State, Ibrahim Hassan, has declared to run for the seat of Jigawa North-east senatorial district in 2019 on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Mr Hassan declared his intention on Tuesday at a press ...and more »
  • INEC registers 2 million voters in Jigawa - Daily Trust

    Daily Trust
    INEC registers 2 million voters in Jigawa
    Daily Trust
    The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Dr Mahmuda Isa, says INEC has so far registered about two million voters in Jigawa State. The State REC, made the disclosure yesterday while speaking with Daily Trust, adding that the Continuous Voters ...and more »
  • Anxiety over poor harvest eases as rainfall picks up in Jigawa - Daily Trust

    Daily Trust
    Anxiety over poor harvest eases as rainfall picks up in Jigawa
    Daily Trust
    Anxiety over poor harvest in this year's farming season following a dry spell experienced in Jigawa State has now been replaced with hope of bumper harvest as crops are now flourishing following appreciable amount of rainfall recorded in the state in ...
  • Jigawa to start exporting goats to Kuwait, others. - Vanguard

    Vanguard
    Jigawa to start exporting goats to Kuwait, others.
    Vanguard
    By Ben Agande Kaduna – Jigawa State governor, Alhaji Muhammad Badaru has said that the state will soon start the exportation of goats to Kuwaiti and other Arab countries as its goats multiplication farming programme begins to yields results. The Badaru ...
    Jigawa State To Start Exporting Goats To Kuwait SoonNaija News
    Governor Badaru Lists How Jigawa Achieve 5 Tons Of Rice Per HectareIndependent Newspapers Limitedal
  • NEMA urges Kano, Jigawa residents to desert flood prone areas - Daily Trust

    Daily Trust
    NEMA urges Kano, Jigawa residents to desert flood prone areas
    Daily Trust
    The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Kano operations office has appealed to the residents of flood prone areas in Kano and Jigawa states to evacuate the areas over imminent flood disaster. A statement from the agency, urged residents in ...
  • Flood kills family of 5 in Jigawa - Daily Trust

    Daily Trust
    Flood kills family of 5 in Jigawa
    Daily Trust
    Flood has killed six persons within the last three days in Babura Local Government Area of Jigawa State following a two-hour heavy downpour. Five of the victims, who are family members, died on the spot following the collapse of their apartment at ...
  • Robbers shoot 58-year-old Jigawa man - The Punch

    The Punch
    Robbers shoot 58-year-old Jigawa man
    The Punch
    The Jigawa Police Command on Saturday confirmed the shooting of a 58-year-old man in Dutse Local Government Area of the state by suspected armed robbers. The police spokesman in the state, Abdu Jinjiri, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Dutse that ...
    3 die in Jigawa auto crash, 4 injuredVanguardall 4 news articles »
  • Jigawa provides 5000 metric tons of fertiliser to farmers - Vanguard

    Vanguard
    Jigawa provides 5000 metric tons of fertiliser to farmers
    Vanguard
    The Jigawa Government says it will sell 5,000 metric tons of assorted fertiliser to farmers for the current wet season farming. The General Manager of Jigawa Agricultural Supply Company (JASCO), Alhaji Muhammad Lana, disclosed this to newsmen in Dutse ...
  • Auto crash claims three in Jigawa - Premium Times

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    Auto crash claims three in Jigawa
    Premium Times
    Three persons on Saturday were confirmed dead in an auto crash involving a commercial vehicle (Sharon) and a tractor, along Gumel Hadejia road in Jigawa. Abdu Jinjiri, the police spokesman in the state, who confirmed the incident, told the News Agency ...
    Suspected robber shoots 58yr-old man in JigawaVanguardall 6 news articles »
  • Insecticidal net replacement: SHF begins mobilisation in Jigawa - Vanguard

    Vanguard
    Insecticidal net replacement: SHF begins mobilisation in Jigawa
    Vanguard
    Dutse – The Society for Family Health (SFH) in collaboration with Federal Ministry of Health, has begun households mobilisation and data collation in preparation for the 2018 long-lasting insecticidal net replacement in Jigawa . • Nigeria is targeting ...
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