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FG clarifies position on social media regulation

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The Federal Government says it has no intention of shutting down social media. It said its plan is to regulate social media to be responsible and refrain from being purveyor of fake news and hate...

Sat Oct 31st, 2020     Read More →

NCDC confirms 170 new COVID-19 cases, 3 deaths

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[FILES] The briefing was done at 11th virtual meeting of the Council, held at the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Photo: NCDCGOVThe Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC)...

Sat Oct 31st, 2020     Read More →

IGP to Police officers: Defend yourselves against any attack

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In the aftermath of the EndSARS protest nationwide, which turned violent and led to loss of lives, including that of a number of police personnel, the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed...

Sat Oct 31st, 2020     Read More →

FG commences distribution of free pre-paid electricity metres

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A metre PHOTO: SUSTAIN NIGERIA The Federal Government, yesterday, commenced the distribution of six million free pre-paid electricity metres to Nigerians through the National Mass Metering...

Sat Oct 31st, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19 Palliative and its controversies: Interrogating the looting spree dimension

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Residents of Gwagwalada, looting COVID-19 paliatives from the warehouse in Abuja. PHOTO: PHILIP OJISUA On October 8, this year, the youth of the country began a protest with the hashtag...

Sat Oct 31st, 2020     Read More →

Troops apprehend scores of bandits, other criminals in North West, North Central

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Troops of Operation ‘Hadarin Daji’ have continued to hit bandits, kidnappers, cattle rustlers and other criminals across the North West and North Central zones of the country. The...

Fri Oct 30th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC announces 150 new infections in Nigeria

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The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC), has announced 150 new COVID-19 infections in the country. The NCDC made this known via its verified wedsite on Thursday. The News Agency of...

Fri Oct 30th, 2020     Read More →

Nigerians seek end to killings as Muslims mark Eid-el Maulud

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Muslim faithful celebrate Eid Maulud at Kaduna township stadium in Kaduna…yesterday.<br />Nigerians have called for an end to killings and other forms of violence that have, for...

Fri Oct 30th, 2020     Read More →

Army keeps mum as FG refutes Amnesty’s report on Lekki shootings

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Amnesty International Photo: amnestyusa.The Nigerian Army, yesterday, kept sealed lips over Amnesty International’s report in which it indicated the military and warned the Federal...

Fri Oct 30th, 2020     Read More →

How 21 pupils, others die as school bus, trailer collide in Enugu

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It was a black Wednesday in Mgbowo, Awgu Local Government Area of Enugu State, as 21 persons, many of whom were pupils of Presentation Nursery and Primary School, owned by the Catholic Diocese of...

Fri Oct 30th, 2020     Read More →

Covid-19 palliatives: CACOVID, humanitarian ministry and the states

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{FILES] People carry bags of food on their heads during a mass looting of a warehouse that have COVID-19 food palliatives that were not given during lockdown to relieve people of hunger, in...

Thu Oct 29th, 2020     Read More →

Mass arrest of looters threatens prison decongestion policy

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Mass arrest and detention of suspected COVID-19 palliative looters across states of the Federation threatens Federal Government’s plan to decongest correctional facilities’ detention...

Thu Oct 29th, 2020     Read More →

FG seeks support of lawmakers in tackling fake news

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The Federal Government has solicited the support of the National Assembly in formulating a national policy on use of social media to control fake news and misinformation. The Minister of...

Wed Oct 28th, 2020     Read More →

#ENDSARS: Police nab 23 more looting suspects, recover 14 motorcycles

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The Kaduna State Police Command has arrested 23 people suspected to have looted warehouses during the #ENDSARS crisis, recovering 14 motorcycles and six tricycles. The spokesman of the command,...

Wed Oct 28th, 2020     Read More →

14 suspected rapists nabbed in Kaduna

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Fourteen suspected rapists and two persons involved in transformer vandalism have been arrested in Kaduna State, the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) commandant in the state,...

Wed Oct 28th, 2020     Read More →