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Aviation stakeholders urge military to rejig strategy as bandits shoot down attack jet in Zamfara

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Intense fire from bandits caused a Nigerian attack jet to crash in Zamfara State on Sunday, but the pilot survived by ejecting from the aircraft, the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) said yesterday, a...

Tue Jul 20th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria can overcome her insecurity woes

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Sir: More often than before, Nigeria has been trending on both local and international media over ceaseless kidnappings, banditry, robbery and other criminalities threatening the fabric of our...

Tue Jul 20th, 2021     Read More →

Wither the interim common services agency? - Part 2

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I do not know when last the Governors of Akwa Ibom, Rivers, Bayelsa, Imo, Ebonyi, Enugu, Abia, Cross River and Anambra states met to discuss on ESIALA. I do not know what happened to those...

Tue Jul 20th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria Airforce confirms fighter jet crash after terrorist attack

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The Nigeria Airforce has finally revealed that its Alphajet crashed in Zamfara State after an initial denial. x Airforce spokesman, Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet noted: “On 18 July 2021, at...

Mon Jul 19th, 2021     Read More →

Katsina Police foil bandits attack, rescue victim, 36 rustle cows

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The Katsina Police Command says it has foiled an attack by suspected bandits at Layin Minister, in Malumfashi Local Government Area (LGA) of the state. SP Gambo Isah, the command’s...

Mon Jul 19th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria’s 2022 digital switchover target uncertain as FG slows on timeline

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The plan by the Federal Government to complete the country’s digital switchover (DSO) by December 7, 2022, might not be realised following the failure of the government to keep to the...

Mon Jul 19th, 2021     Read More →

Ortom blasts FG over N6.25b for ranching in Katsina

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Ortom • Demands N100b For Benue Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has stated that it is hypocritical for the Federal Government to approve N6.25b for ranching in Katsina State. Ortom, who...

Sun Jul 18th, 2021     Read More →

Average price of kerosene, cooking gas increases in June- NBS

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Cooking gas Cylinders PHOTO: iStock The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the average price per litre paid by consumers for National Household Kerosene increased to N370.29 in June from...

Sat Jul 17th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: Delta variant sends NCDC, states back to drawing board

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The recent confirmation that the SARS-CoV-2, also known as the Delta variant of the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), has been detected in the country has put agencies of both the federal and state...

Sat Jul 17th, 2021     Read More →

NIS rescues 4 victims of human trafficking in Jigawa

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The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), says it has rescued four female victims of human trafficking in Jigawa. The Comptroller, Mr Isma’il Abba, told newsmen in Dutse on Friday, that the...

Fri Jul 16th, 2021     Read More →

Ortom advocates retention of Press Council Act in Constitution

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Ortom, who made the request on Friday during an interactive session with newsmen in Makurdi, said that under no guise should the Act be expunged from the constitution. “There is no basis...

Fri Jul 16th, 2021     Read More →

Nigeria records 159 new COVID-19 cases, 1 death

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NCDC. Photo: BIOREPORTS Nigeria on Thursday recorded 159 new cases of COVID-19. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this on Friday morning. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN),...

Fri Jul 16th, 2021     Read More →

Buhari urges stronger synergy with States to develop infrastructure

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Buhari. Photo/TWITTER/NIGERIAGOV President Muhammadu Buhari has called on state governments to build stronger partnerships with Federal Ministries, Departments and Agencies to provide...

Fri Jul 16th, 2021     Read More →

Police kill notorious bandit in gun battle in Katsina

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The Katsina State Police Command says operatives have killed a notorious bandit, Abdullahi Ummi, in a gun battle. SP. Gambo Isa, Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the Command, disclosed...

Fri Jul 16th, 2021     Read More →

Buhari approves N6.52b for ranching, unveils water, road projects in Katsina

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[FILES] BuhariThe Federal Government, yesterday, approved N6.52 billion for ranch development in Katsina State. This was made known when President Muhammadu Buhari commissioned the Zobe regional...

Fri Jul 16th, 2021     Read More →