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NNPC, TotalEnergies OML 130 Partnership Complete 11 SDG Projects In 2021

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Energy giant TotalEnergies, in line with its corporate social responsibility, CSR, and in fulfillment of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, SDGs, has commissioned 11 projects across...

Wed Dec 8th, 2021     Read More →

Military Airstrikes Kill ISWAP Commander, Abou-Sufyan, Others In Lake Chad

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Coordinated aerial strikes from the Nigerian military have eliminated a notorious ISWAP commander, Abou Sufyan, and scores of his fighters along the fringes of Lake Chad in Borno State. PRNigeria...

Tue Dec 7th, 2021     Read More →

Insurgency, banditry, cause of deplorable Army barracks ― Senate

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Senator representing Borno South in the Senate and Chairman Senate Committee on Army, Ali Ndume, has attributed the poor state of Army barracks across the country to the battle against insurgency...

Mon Dec 6th, 2021     Read More →

Borno Leaders Seek Equal Distribution Of COVID-19 Vaccines

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Religious and traditional leaders have called for equal distribution of COVID-19 vaccines especially, to people living with disabilities and the less privileged in the society. The clerics and...

Mon Dec 6th, 2021     Read More →

Osoba urges Buhari to sign electoral bill, backs direct primary

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Ahead of the 2023 General Elections, former Ogun State Governor and a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Olusegun Osoba, has expressed his expressed total support for a direct...

Sun Dec 5th, 2021     Read More →

NDLEA nabs father of three at Abuja airport for ingesting 96 pellets of cocaine

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A 44-year-old father of three, Gabriel Anthony Patrick, has been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA),...

Sun Dec 5th, 2021     Read More →

Father of 3 arrested at Abuja airport for ingesting 96 pellets of cocaine

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A 44-year-old father of three, Gabriel Anthony Patrick has been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja for...

Sun Dec 5th, 2021     Read More →

Calm Returns To Maiduguri After Boko Haram/ ISWAP Attack

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Calm returned to Maiduguri yesterday after the early morning Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorist mortars that landed on some houses at the 1000 Housing Estate and Gomari area. The explosions occurred...

Sun Dec 5th, 2021     Read More →

Terrorists fire rockets into Maiduguri, destroys buildings

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THERE was palpable fear among the residents of Maiduguri on Saturday after news emerged that terrorists were firing bombs from the outskirt of Ngomari Old Airport not far from Borno State...

Sun Dec 5th, 2021     Read More →

No Life Lost In Maiduguri Explosion – Army

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The Nigerian Army has said that no life was lost in the early morning explosion that rocked Maiduguri, Borno State capital on Saturday. The director, Army Public Relations, Brig Gen Onyema...

Sat Dec 4th, 2021     Read More →

BREAKING: Panic As Terrorists Attack Borno Estate, Airport Road Houses

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Multiple bomb explosions early Saturday rocked Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, PRNigeria gathered from credible local sources. The explosions occurred at 1,000 Estate, and Ngomari Airport...

Sat Dec 4th, 2021     Read More →

Pfizer Foundation Donates $6.4m To Combat Infectious Diseases In Nigeria, Ghana

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The Pfizer Foundation has announced the donation of $6.4 million in grants to address critical infectious disease challenges in Nigeria and Ghana as part of a long-term commitment to help protect...

Sat Dec 4th, 2021     Read More →

24 Terrorists, 7 Soldiers Killed In Borno Military Base Attack

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About 24 terrorists have been killed when Nigerian troops repelled an attack by Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists on a military base at Rann in Kalabalge local government area of Borno State. This is...

Fri Dec 3rd, 2021     Read More →

Boko Haram/ISWAP Abducts 21 Persons In Borno

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Twenty-one persons comprising staff of a non governmental organisation ( NGO ), and officials of Borno State Ministry of Works were on Wednesday abducted by suspected Boko Haram/ ISWAP...

Fri Dec 3rd, 2021     Read More →

A/Ibom, Abuja Emerge Cleanest State, City In Nigeria

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Akwa Ibom State has been declared the cleanest state of the year 2021 with cumulative score of 64 per cent while Abuja was named the cleanest city with cumulative score of 79 per cent. However,...

Fri Dec 3rd, 2021     Read More →