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Governor Buni says nobody died of COVID -19 in Yobe state

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Yobe state Governor Mai Mala Buni PHOTO:TwitterYobe state government has faulted news report of the mysterious death of no fewer than 100 persons due to ailments related to the Covid-19...

Thu May 7th, 2020     Read More →

Yobe approves N17billion for housing project

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To close the housing gap, Yobe State Executive Council (SEC) has approved N15.96 billion for the completion of 3,600 houses across the state.The housing projects, which are in phases, are sited in...

Mon May 4th, 2020     Read More →

You can’t hide Covid-19, NCDC tells Kogi, Nasarawa, C/River, Yobe Govs

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Kindly Share This Story: By Omeiza Ajayi Nigerian 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...

Mon Apr 27th, 2020     Read More →

Pentagon downplays Iran military satellite as 'tumbling webcam'

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The head of the US Space Command said the Pentagon believes that Iran’s first successful launch of a military satellite into space does not pose any intelligence threat. The Nour satellite...

Mon Apr 27th, 2020     Read More →

Edo commissions 30-bed isolation facility

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• NEDC Provides Ambulances, Hospital Beds For Yobe Isolation Centres Edo State government, yesterday, commissioned a 30-bed isolation centre at the Stella Obasanjo Hospital, Benin City, as...

Sun Apr 26th, 2020     Read More →

Troops overpower Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists in Geidam

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The Nigerian Army troops of Operation Lafiya Dole have again subdued the Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists in an attempt to attack Geidam in Yobe State on Monday afternoon. Geidam town is the...

Mon Apr 20th, 2020     Read More →

Troops neutralise scores of Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists in Yobe

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The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD), on Saturday, killed scores of Boko Haram/Islamic States of West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists in an encounter at Buni...

Sun Apr 19th, 2020     Read More →

Army denies occupation of Nigerian territory by Chadian security personnel

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The Nigerian Army has refuted claims by a Chadian military officer that his officers who were occupying Nigerian territory on the fringes of Lake Chad region had been waiting to hand over. The...

Mon Apr 13th, 2020     Read More →

Gorgi Ambush Attack: Buratai Personally visits wounded troops in Maiduguri [Photos]

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Kindly Share This Story: By Kingsley Omonobi Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen Tukur Yusuf Buratal on Sunday, April 5, 2020 personally visited wounded soldiers who were injured in action during the...

Sun Apr 5th, 2020     Read More →

Man City will not seek virus furlough offer

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Manchester City say they will not be furloughing employees at the taxpayer’s expense after a number of Premier League clubs took advantage of the British government’s scheme to fund...

Sun Apr 5th, 2020     Read More →

UN prepares emergency response for IDPs in North East

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The United Nations has begun preparation for emergency response to the most vulnerable people in Borno, Adamawa and Yobe states to mitigate the spread of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19). The...

Wed Apr 1st, 2020     Read More →

Major shakeup as Buratai reinvigorates army

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Kindly Share This Story:-Operation Safe Haven, Lafiya Dole, Others Affected Chief of Army Staff, Gen. Tukur Buratai By Ibrahim Hassan The Nigerian Army has on Tuesday, released the postings and...

Tue Mar 31st, 2020     Read More →

IG, 11 other officers test negative for COVID-19

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The Inspector-General of Police (I-G), Mr Mohammed Adamu, and 11 other police officers have tested negative for Coronavirus. The Force Public Relations Officer (FPRO), DCP Frank Mba, disclosed...

Tue Mar 31st, 2020     Read More →

Ekiti State's coronavirus patient discharged

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The index COVID-19 patient in Ekiti State has been discharged from the isolation centre by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) and the Ekiti State government. The 37-year-old man who...

Tue Mar 31st, 2020     Read More →

If she were the president’s daughter

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Sir: It’s been two years since Christian girl Leah Sharibu was abducted in her school, Dapchi, Yobe State, Nigeria. On February 19, 2018, at 5:30 p.m. (Nigeria time), Sharibu who was...

Tue Mar 31st, 2020     Read More →