Panic As Boko Haram Attacks Adamawa Community

  Boko Haram terrorists have attacked Garkida community in Gombi Local Government Area of Adamawa State. Local sources told Channels Television that Garkida community came under attack by the insurgents on Friday. According to them, the assailants fired sporadic gunshots and engaged in an exchange of fire with security operatives and local vigilante officials on … Continue reading Panic As Boko Haram Attacks Adamawa Community

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Osun Traditional Rulers Suspend Oluwo Of Iwo

    The Osun State Council of Traditional Rulers has suspended the Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdulrasheed Akanbi, for six months. This formed part of the resolution of the monarchs on Friday at an emergency meeting presided over by the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi. Oba Akanbi’s suspension comes a few weeks after he … Continue reading Osun Traditional Rulers Suspend Oluwo Of Iwo

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It’s Just A Matter Of Days To End Boko Haram Menace, Says Buratai

    The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai, believes troops will soon end the menace of Boko Haram Terrorists (BHT) and Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP). He stated this in a letter to troops deployed in Operation Lafiya Dole Theatre Command and addressed to the Theatre Commander, Major General Olusegun Adeniyi. … Continue reading It’s Just A Matter Of Days To End Boko Haram Menace, Says Buratai

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What Determines Reopening Of Nigeria’s Borders – Buhari

    President Muhammadu Buhari has given the condition for reopening Nigeria’s land borders to goods from neighbouring countries. He revealed that the reopening the borders would be determined by the report from the Tripartite Committee comprising the governments of Nigeria, Benin Republic and the Niger Republic. The President stated this when he met with … Continue reading What Determines Reopening Of Nigeria’s Borders – Buhari

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EFCC Arrests Kano Commissioner For Alleged N76m Fraud

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it has arrested a serving commissioner in Kano State over allegations of fraud. Mr Mukhtar Ishaq, a commissioner in the Ministry of Special Duties, was arrested by operatives of the EFCC Kano Zonal Office, the anti-graft agency said in a statement on Friday. According to the … Continue reading EFCC Arrests Kano Commissioner For Alleged N76m Fraud

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Food Import: Those Who Went Into Farming Have No Regrets – Buhari

    President Muhammadu Buhari has called for more investment in the agricultural sector of the country. Receiving members of the Council for New Nigeria Initiative (CNNI) in Abuja on Friday, he gave an assurance that his administration would make faster strides through it as a nation. “Those who went into farming have no regrets, … Continue reading Food Import: Those Who Went Into Farming Have No Regrets – Buhari

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PHOTOS: Christians Hold Service In Abuja, Pray For Leah Sharibu

  Some Christians and family members on Friday gathered at the capital city in Abuja to pray for Leah Sharibu and other victims in Boko Haram captivity. The service was held in commemoration of Leah’s two years in captivity. They also called on the government to as a matter of urgency do more to put … Continue reading PHOTOS: Christians Hold Service In Abuja, Pray For Leah Sharibu

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Ishaku Has Not Committed Any Impeachable Offence – Taraba Govt

    The Taraba State government has faulted the call to impeach Governor Darius Ishaku over his absence from the state. The government said this in a statement on Friday by the Senior Special Assistant to the governor on Media and Publicity, Bala Dan-Abu. This was in reaction to the claims by some leaders of … Continue reading Ishaku Has Not Committed Any Impeachable Offence – Taraba Govt

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Lebanon Announces Its First Case Of Coronavirus

  The first case of coronavirus in Lebanon was confirmed on Friday, the health minister said, adding that two other suspected cases were being investigated. “We confirmed the first case today,” Hassan Hamad said at a press conference in Beirut. The virus was found in a 45-year-old Lebanese woman who had travelled from Qom in Iran, he … Continue reading Lebanon Announces Its First Case Of Coronavirus

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China Loses Young Doctor To COVID-19

  A 29-year-old doctor at the epicentre of China’s new coronavirus outbreak has died from the disease, one of the youngest known fatalities of the epidemic and the latest among medical workers. Peng Yinhua died Thursday after becoming infected while working at Wuhan’s Jiangxia district People’s No. 1 Hospital, official news agency Xinhua reported. The … Continue reading China Loses Young Doctor To COVID-19

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