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COVID-19: PSC puts 6 states, FCT on red alert

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Boss Mustapha PHOTO: TwitterThe Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) on COVID-19 has put six states and FCT Abuja on red alert to ensure a safe and healthy nationwide Eid-el-Kabir...

Sun Jul 18th, 2021     Read More →

Lalong condoles widows of ex deputy governor, former NDPHC director

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[FILES] Lalong. Photo/TWITTER/PLSGOVGov. Simon Lalong of Plateau, has visited the widow and children of the former Deputy Governor of Kaduna State, Mr. Barnabas Bala. Mr Simon Macham , Director,...

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 →

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 →

2023 in jeopardy as Electoral Act amendment splits National Assembly

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It was a raucous scene at both chambers of the National Assembly yesterday, over the mode of transmission of results by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on election day. x...

Fri Jul 16th, 2021     Read More →

HURIWA to lawmakers: Investigate complicity of armed forces in Southern Kaduna genocide

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Emmanuel Onwubiko Worried by the extensive killings going on in parts of embattled Southern Kaduna State with specific reference to ongoing killings by armed Fulani militia in Zango Kataf local...

Thu Jul 15th, 2021     Read More →

Court fixes Sept 28 to hear SERAP’s suit against Dariye

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Justice Inyang Ekwo of the Federal High Court Abuja has fixed Sept. 28 to hear a suit filed by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) against former Plateau Governor, Joshua...

Wed Jul 14th, 2021     Read More →

NDLEA bursts inter-state drug cartels, recovers 843kg skunk, cocaine

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Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have burst three major inter-state drug cartels supplying illicit substances to some states in the north. They also recovered skunk...

Wed Jul 14th, 2021     Read More →

NDLEA discovers drug cartels

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The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has discovered three drug cartels allegedly supplying illicit substances to some states. The agency also recovered skunk and cocaine weighing more...

Tue Jul 13th, 2021     Read More →

NDLEA busts inter-state drug cartels in Kogi, Nasarawa, Benue

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Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), have busted three major interstate drug cartels supplying illicit substances to some states in the North, recovered skunk and...

Tue Jul 13th, 2021     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC records additional 12 infections, 2 deaths

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[FILES] NCDC team. Photo; TWITTER/CHIKWEIThe Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 12 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 168,552 as...

Mon Jul 12th, 2021     Read More →

Pray for soldiers in war fronts, Senator Gyang urges Nigerians

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Maj.-Gen. Farouk YahayaSen. Istifanus Gyang (PDP, Plateau North), has called on Nigerians to regularly pray for soldiers in war fronts to enable them succeed. Gyang spoke on Saturday in Jos at...

Sun Jul 11th, 2021     Read More →

2023 Presidency: Why Southern governors struck

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Much to the chagrin of their southern counterparts, key political figures from the North have been strategising to retain the office of President when the tenure of the incumbent, Muhammadu Buhari...

Sun Jul 11th, 2021     Read More →

Of Southern governors’ confab, presidential paranoia and 2023 babel

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[FILES] Southern Nigeria governorsNot minding the absence of two, the recent meeting of the governors of 17 Southern States produced unanimity on crucial geopolitical issues that revolve around...

Sun Jul 11th, 2021     Read More →