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One collapses as passengers, Azman Air officials exchange punches over cancelled flight

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Passengers of Azman Air on Friday evening unleashed anger on officials of the Kano based airline over flight cancellation at Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport, leaving a female staff...

Sat Jan 16th, 2021     Read More →

Schools on high alert as academic activities resume

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An empty classroom. Photo by Aurore Marechal/ABACAPRESS.COM As most schools, including nursery, primary, secondary and higher institutions, resume from Monday, there are fears of further and...

Sat Jan 16th, 2021     Read More →

NCDC reports 23 fresh deaths, 1,479 new infections of COVID-19

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Nigeria recorded 23 fresh COVID-19 related deaths and 1,479 new infections on Jan. 14, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said. The NCDC made this known on its official website on...

Fri Jan 15th, 2021     Read More →

Nigerians say no to another lockdown

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As nations go into another round of lockdowns in response to the second wave of coronavirus (COVID-19), Nigerians have warned government against shutting down the economy again, saying the impact...

Fri Jan 15th, 2021     Read More →

NSCDC deploys 1,926 personnel for Kano LG poll

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The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), command in Kano State has deployed 1,926 personnel for the Jan.16, local government council poll in the state. Mr Abu Tambuwal, the state...

Thu Jan 14th, 2021     Read More →

Be fair to this government, Buhari tells critics

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Buhari. Photo; TWITTER/NIGERIAGOVPresident Muhammadu Buhari has called on Nigerians especially the elite to be fair in their criticism of his administration. Buhari spoke on Thursday in Abuja...

Thu Jan 14th, 2021     Read More →

NNPC cautiously hopeful about oil demand recovery, deepens gas devt

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The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has expressed cautious optimism about oil demand growth, adding that it had begun the process to diversify its portfolio beyond oil assets to...

Thu Jan 14th, 2021     Read More →

PDP sues KANSIEC, Wali faction for contempt

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THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has taken Kano State Independent Electoral Commission (KANSIEC) and the Ambassador Aminu Wali faction of the party to Kano High Court for contempt. PDP is...

Thu Jan 14th, 2021     Read More →

LG Election: PDP sues KANSIEC, factional group in Kano.

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Ahead of Saturday council election in Kano, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has sued Kano state Independent Electoral Commission (KANSIEC) and Ambassador Aminu Wali faction of PDP for contempt...

Wed Jan 13th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC announces 1,270 new infections in Nigeria

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 1,270 new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections to 102,601. The NCDC disclosed this on its...

Wed Jan 13th, 2021     Read More →

Police arrest 17 suspects over robbery, others in Kano

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The Police Command in Kano State have arrested 12 suspects for alleged robbery and seven other for various crimes in the state. The spokesman of the command, DSP Abdullahi Haruna, in a statement...

Tue Jan 12th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC reports 1,244 new infections as total now 101, 331

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 1,244 new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections in the country to 101,331. The NCDC disclosed this...

Tue Jan 12th, 2021     Read More →

Crowds return as striking NIMC workers resume

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Crowds of applicants for the National Identification Number (NIN), yesterday, returned to offices of National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) as the striking workers of the commission called...

Tue Jan 12th, 2021     Read More →

Buhari, Ortom, Suswam mourn Kontagora

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President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the former military administrator of Benue and Kano states, Col. Aminu Kontagora (rtd.), lived a life of sacrifice and dedication to humanity. Buhari, who...

Tue Jan 12th, 2021     Read More →

FG signs Kano-Maradi 1.9bn railway line

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The Federal Government has signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Mota- Engil Group on the construction of 1.959billion dollars Kano-Maradi Standard Gauge Railway lines. The Minister of...

Mon Jan 11th, 2021     Read More →