Latest News, Events and Happenings in Nasarawa News.en-usAlex Badeh: Court martial finds six aides of former CDS guilty Nigerian Air Force personnel, who were aides to the former Chief of Defence Staff , Late Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh, were on Friday awarded various sentences by the General Court Martial sitting at the NAF Base, Bill Clinton Dr <br>GuardianBestNairaSat, 30 May 2020 00:00:00 +0100 CAN urges FG to ensure immediate release of kidnapped Nasarawa State Chairman of association Christian Association of Nigeria has called on the Federal Government to deploy all necessary resources to ensure the release of the Chairman of CAN, Nasarawa State, Bishop Joseph Masin, who was kidnapped on Wednesday night, May 27, 2020, b <br>GuardianBestNairaFri, 29 May 2020 00:00:00 +0100 Nigeria pays $11 million as ransom to kidnappers in four years security architecture in Nigeria has once again come under the spotlight after a new report said the Nigerian Government and citizens have handed over N4 billion to kidnappers for ransom in the last four years.&ldquo;Between June 2 <br>GuardianBestNairaThu, 28 May 2020 00:00:00 +0100 NCDC confirms 313 new cases of COVID-19, total active cases now 5350 The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control , on Sunday, recorded 313 new cases of COVID-19 in the country, taking the toll of active cases to 5350.The NCDC, on its official twitter handle, however, said that no new state had reported a case in th <br>GuardianBestNairaMon, 25 May 2020 00:00:00 +0100 Nigeria records new 313 coronavirus cases Centre for Disease Control on Sunday confirmed 313 new cases of coronvirus across the country.The Sunday night update brings the total number confirmed coronavirus infections in the country to be 7839 cases, while 226 persons have died due t <br>GuardianBestNairaSun, 24 May 2020 00:00:00 +0100 Withdrawal of US funds from WHO may crumble COVID-19 fight, health interventions U.S. President Donald Trump. PHOTO: Alex Wong/Getty Images/AFP/ ALEX WONG / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / Getty Images via AFP&bull; Health Workers Kick As FG Yet To Keep Promise On Review Of Allowance, InsuranceHealth care interventions and effort <br>GuardianBestNairaSat, 23 May 2020 00:00:00 +0100 Troops neutralise criminals in Benue, arrest militia gang in Nasarawa state The Defence Headquarters says troops of Operation Whirl Stroke have succeeded in killing two gang members of Gana led criminal elements in Benue arresting members of militia group in Nasarawa state.The Coordinator, Defence Media Operation, Maj.-Gen <br>GuardianBestNairaSun, 17 May 2020 00:00:00 +0100 COVID-19: NIgeria records 176 new cases, total infections now 5621 Nigeria Centre for Disease Control on Saturday recorded 176 new cases of COVID-19 which brought the total number of infections in Nigeria to 5621.NCDC also said that five new patients have been confirmed dead in the country, bringing the <br>GuardianBestNairaSun, 17 May 2020 00:00:00 +0100 Bribery: EFCC arraigns two Chinese ver N100M Bribe Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, , Sokoto Zonal office, yesterday, arraigned the duo of Meng Wei Kun and Xui Kuoi, both Chinese, before Justice Mohammed Sa&rsquo;idu Sifawa of the State High Court, Sokoto on a two-count charge of c <br>GuardianBestNairaSat, 16 May 2020 00:00:00 +0100 EFCC arrests two Chinese for offering N100m bribe to official Economic and Financial Crimes Commission , Sokoto Zonal Office, has arrested two Chinese men, Meng Wei Kun and Xu Kuoi, for offering its Zonal Head, Abdullahi Lawal, N50 million alleged bribe. In a statement yesterday in Abuja by its spoke <br>GuardianBestNairaWed, 13 May 2020 00:00:00 +0100 American University of Nigeria, Yola, disengages 400 staff to a long restructuring process, the American University of Nigeria , Yola, Adamawa, has disengaged the services of about 400 of its staff.Prof. Abba Tahir, the Vice President for University Relations, AUN, made the disclosure in a state <br>GuardianBestNairaTue, 05 May 2020 00:00:00 +0100 Nasarawa government tracks, returns 4 escapees to quarantine centre Nasarawa State Government says it has tracked and returned four women who escaped from the quarantine centre at the Nasarawa State Polytechnic, Lafia.Dr Emmanuel Akabe, Deputy Governor of the state who doubled as State Taskforce on COVID-19, dis <br>GuardianBestNairaMon, 04 May 2020 00:00:00 +0100 Nasarawa State House of Assembly shut down as lawmaker dies of COVID-19 Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State on Sunday in Lafia announced the closure of the state&rsquo;s House of Assembly following the death of a lawmaker as a result of COVID-19.Sule, while briefing newsmen, said the closure would enable the state gov <br>GuardianBestNairaSun, 03 May 2020 00:00:00 +0100 FG, states sue for reconciliation to end Tiv/Jukun crisis to end the protracted conflict between the Tiv and the Jukun took another dimension last week when governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State hosted a mediation meeting with deputy governors of Taraba and Benue States in Lafia. The peace meeti <br>GuardianBestNairaWed, 29 Apr 2020 00:00:00 +0100 You can’t hide Covid-19, NCDC tells Kogi, Nasarawa, C/River, Yobe Govs Share This Story:By Omeiza AjayiNigerian Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has said that the remaining states in Nigeria that have not recorded COVID-19 cases cannot hide it.There are only four states at the moment that have not reported a <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 27 Apr 2020 00:00:00 +0100