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Troops eliminate 16 terrorists, arrest 11 in North East in 1 week – DHQ

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Coordinator of Defence Media Operations, Major-General John Enenche. PHOTO: DHQ The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Lafiya Dole, has eliminated 16 Boko Haram/Islamic States West...

Fri Sep 18th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: 3,442 recovery, 126 new infections for Wednesday

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Coronavirus PHOTO: Shutterstock The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said that 3,442 patients have been successfully treated and recovered from Coronavirus (COVID-19) within the last...

Thu Sep 17th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC reports 160 new infections, 2 deaths

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 160 new infections of COVID-19 in the country, bringing the nation’s confirmed cases to 56,177. The NCDC made this known on its...

Sun Sep 13th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC announces 188 new cases, total infections hit 56,017

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 188 new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country with the total number of infections now 56,017. The NCDC made this known on...

Sat Sep 12th, 2020     Read More →

Military kills several ISWAP terrorists, bandits, rescues kidnapped victims

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The Defence Headquarters says the military has killed several Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists and bandits and also arrested their collaborators in the Northwest and Northeast zones during an...

Thu Sep 10th, 2020     Read More →

Akeredolu’s campaign kicks off in Akure as Tinubu explains role in crisis

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Thirty-Three days to the governorship election in Ondo State, the lines seem to be falling in places politically for the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and its candidate and governor,...

Mon Sep 7th, 2020     Read More →

El-Rufai’s dis-invitation to NBA AGM

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For the better part of this and the previous week, Nigeria’s social media space has been agog with arguments for and against the invitation of Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai...

Mon Sep 7th, 2020     Read More →

Ondo 2020: APC flags-off campaign

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[files] APC on Saturday in Akure officially flagged off the campaign of its candidate, Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu. Photo: TWITTER/ROTIMIAKEREDOLUThe All Progressives Congress (APC) on Saturday in...

Sat Sep 5th, 2020     Read More →

Ondo election: Buhari tasks APC to return Akeredolu governor

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President Muhammadu Buhari Friday urged the governing All Progressives Congress to work diligently towards returning governorship candidate of the party, Rotimi Akeredolu, for a second term in...

Fri Sep 4th, 2020     Read More →

Situation report on counter-insurgency in Borno State

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A military spokesman has reportedly faulted the claim that the gains of counter-insurgency operations were now being eroded in Borno State. This is a matter both the military and the people of...

Fri Sep 4th, 2020     Read More →

FG says COVID-19 delaying scholarships

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Federal Government. Photo: TWITTER/NIGERIAGOV• Delivers palliatives to Yobe • Kebbi to re-open schools Sept 21 The Federal Government is blaming COVID-19 for the delay in the award of...

Thu Sep 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Osinbajo, Fintiri, minister meet over North-East security

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, met with Gov. Umaru Fintiri of Adamawa over humanitarian and security situation in the North-East. Also at the meeting...

Tue Sep 1st, 2020     Read More →

Rehabilitation: Army hands over captured Boko Haram family members to Govs.

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The Nigerian Army on Monday handed over 778 family members of Boko Haram terrorists captured in Toto Local Government Area of Nasarawa state, to governors of 16 northern states for...

Tue Sep 1st, 2020     Read More →

Zulum blames porous borders for arms proliferation, insurgency

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Borno State Governor Babagana Zulum has attributed arms proliferation and insurgency in the North East to porous borders with neighbouring countries of Niger, Chad and Cameroun. Zulum raised the...

Tue Sep 1st, 2020     Read More →

Unusual ‘August break’ puts crops at risk

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Crop cultivation in the three geopolitical zones in the south and the North-Central Zone has been hampered as ‘August break’ extends from July to August 31, beyond the 25-day period...

Mon Aug 31st, 2020     Read More →