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Nigeria records 595 new cases of COVID-19, total jumps to 33,153

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Director General, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control Chikwe Ihekweazu PHOTO:Twitter Nigeria has announced 575 new COVID-19 cases in the country as total infections from the virus rise to...

Tue Jul 14th, 2020     Read More →

Education minister meets NCDC, stakeholders on safe re-openning of schools

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The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, has held a consultative meeting with the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), state commissioners of education, vice-chancellors and key stakeholders...

Mon Jul 13th, 2020     Read More →

Troops eliminate notorious bandits in Benue, Taraba

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The Defence Headquarters has said the troops of Operation Whirl Stroke, have eliminated two notorious bandits attacking communities in Benue and Taraba States. The Coordinator, Defence Media...

Sun Jul 12th, 2020     Read More →

We’ll participate In WASSCE, others, when it’s safe - Northern commissioners

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Mallam Adamu Adamu Rising from a virtual meeting on school reopening and other matters related to education, Commissioners of Education from the 19 Northern States have agreed to participate in...

Sun Jul 12th, 2020     Read More →

Troops eliminate notorious bandits recover cache of arms in Taraba

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The Defence Headquarters says the troops of “Operation Whirl Stroke”, on Friday, eliminated two notorious bandits who had been attacking communities in Benue and Taraba. The...

Sat Jul 11th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria records 503 new cases of COVID-19, total hits 29,879

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Nigeria has recorded 503 new COVID-19 cases, as total infections from the virus rise to 29,879. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made this known on its official twitter handle on...

Wed Jul 8th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria records 544 new cases of COVID-19, as total infections reach 28,711

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Nigeria has recorded 544 new COVID-19 cases, a development which has taken the country’s total infection tally to 28,711. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this on its...

Mon Jul 6th, 2020     Read More →

How family of 4 were killed by militias on the wake of Taraba council poll

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The Tiv community in Taraba state was thrown into mourning yesterday as a family of four; husband, wife, their 9 year child and a cousin were hacked to death by militias. The gruesome killings...

Fri Jul 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Buhari swears in Chairman, members of FCC, RMAFC, others

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday swore in the new Chairman of the Federal Character Commission (FCC), Muheeba Dankaka from Kwara, and 36 other members of the commission. The president also...

Thu Jul 2nd, 2020     Read More →

Public water system fails as government spends billions

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Despite billions of naira allocated yearly for the provision of potable water, Nigeria remains immersed in poor infrastructure for collection, treatment and distribution. Amid the water scarcity,...

Thu Jul 2nd, 2020     Read More →

Wadume: Court denies Defendants bail, orders their transfer to prison

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Kindly Share This Story:As welder tells court how he helped soldiers to cut off Wadume’s handcuffs Commander of IGP Intelligence Response Team, DCP Abba Yyari with arrested kidnap kingpin,...

Wed Jul 1st, 2020     Read More →

How I helped soldiers to cut off Wadume’s handcuffs, welder tells court

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Kindly Share This Story:…as court denies Defendants bail, orders their transfer to prison Commander of IGP Intelligence Response Team, DCP Abba Yyari with arrested kidnap kingpin, Hamish...

Wed Jul 1st, 2020     Read More →

Troops eliminate bandits, arrest kidnap kingpin in Taraba, Benue

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Troops of Operation Whirl Stroke have eliminated four-armed militia men at Rafin Kada in Wukari Local Government Area and Yojaa in Donga Local Government Area of Taraba. PHOTO:Twitter Troops of...

Tue Jun 30th, 2020     Read More →

Sokoto, not one of poorest state in Nigeria, says Tambuwal

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Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State says his state is not one of the poorest in Nigeria, contrary to a current report by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). Tambuwal made this clarification...

Mon Jun 29th, 2020     Read More →

How Taraba killings impair farmers’ productivity, food security 

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Citizens have expressed worry that bloodlettings between the Tiv and the Jukun ethnic groups in Taraba State may lead to a shortage of food in the state, as farmers and other agro-allied industry...

Mon Jun 29th, 2020     Read More →