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NCNE trains 120 Kano youths on Livestock development, others

The National Commission for Nomadic Education (NCNE) has organised a three-day training for 120 youths on skills acquisition  in order to create employment and enhance their livelihood. Prof. Bashir Usman, NCNE Executive Secretary, who...

Renewed cult clash in Ebonyi communities claims 4 lives

Four persons have been reportedly shot dead in Oriuzo, and Onueke in Ezza North and Ezza South Local Government Areas of Ebonyi following a renewed clash between two rival cult groups. Our correspondent reports...

Killing of Borno farmers by Boko Haram wicked, devilish – SDP

The Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Lagos has condemned the gruesome killing of some farmers by suspected Boko Haram members in Zabarmari, Borno, describing the act as ‘extremely wicked’.The party, in a statement issued by the state...

COVID-19: 4,500 transport workers to get FG’s support in Katsina

The Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency (SMEDAN) 4,500 transport workers in Katsina State with N30,000 each,  to enhance their businesses due to the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic. The Director-General, SMEDAN, Dr Dikko Umar-Radda, made...

Buhari, Zulum mourn 53 slain Borno farmers, victims seek help

President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Babagana Zulum have condemned the killing of 53 farmers in Borno State. While appreciating efforts of the military, the governor said: “President Muhammadu Buhari should listen to the calls of our people...

43 farmers killed by Boko Haram didn’t have clearance to farm —Buhari’s aide

The Presidency on Monday stated that the 43 farmers that were killed by Boko Haram on Saturday did not have military clearance to be on the rice farms when the attack happened. The Senior...

Tambuwal mourns Sokoto victims of Borno massacre

Sokoto State governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has expressed shock over the death of Sokoto indigenes at last Saturday’s massacre of rice farmers in Borno State by suspected Boko Haram insurgents. Tambuwal, in a statement...

Minister intervenes in youth council crisis

After many years of internal crisis, the Federal Government has finally intervened and returned peace to the National Youth Council of Nigeria with all factions resolving to work together as one indivisible entity. The...

Summon Fashola over Lekki tollgate camera, #EndSARS lawyer tells panel

An #EndSARS protesters’ lawyer, Mr Adesina Ogunlana, has asked the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry to summon the Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola. The panel is probing the alleged killing...

Two suspected robbers killed, eight arrested in Akwa Ibom

Operatives of the Akwa Ibom Police Command on Wednesday killed two suspected armed robbers during a shoot out with the hoodlums in Essien Udim Local government Area of the state. The two suspects were...
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World AIDS DAY: 1.6m Nigerians die of AIDS — UNAIDS

Dr Erasmus Morah, the Country Representative, Joint UN Programme on HIV and AIDS (UNAIDS), says no fewer...
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Court remands 3 suspected killers of Benue prophet

A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Makurdi on Monday ordered that three persons, who allegedly killed one Jacob Uhembe, a `prophet’ be remanded...

Ban on illegal use of siren, unauthorized tinted glass cars still in force – Police

The Ebonyi Police Command has said that the ban on the illegal use of siren, use of tinted glass vehicles without permit...

NCNE trains 120 Kano youths on Livestock development, others

The National Commission for Nomadic Education (NCNE) has organised a three-day training for 120 youths on skills acquisition  in order to create...

Renewed cult clash in Ebonyi communities claims 4 lives

Four persons have been reportedly shot dead in Oriuzo, and Onueke in Ezza North and Ezza South Local Government Areas of Ebonyi...