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NDLEA Laments Increase in Psychotropic Substances Among Youths In Gombe State

Gombe State Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has decried the increase of psychotropic substances in the state, adding that it has an overwhelming...

Africa Unlikely To End AIDS As A Public Health Threat By 2030 – WHO

In view of the 2021 World HIV/AIDS day, the World Health Organisation predicts that Africa is unlikely to end AIDS as a public health threat by 2030 after the continent...

PRESIDENT BUHARI URGES STRONGER BI-LATERAL TIES BETWEEN NIGERIA AND SOUTH AFRICA

Heads of Africa’s biggest economies have met today to discuss ways to strengthen economic and social ties. This comes as President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja today...

Lagos moves against cholera outbreak with new water check, mobile laboratories

As part of efforts to curtail the outbreak of Cholera in Lagos state, the state government has unveiled a state-of-the-art Water Check Laboratory and Mobile Lab to be...

Court upholds Soludo’s election as Anambra gov elect, awards N2 million against Adindu Valentine

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has dismissed the case against the election of Charles Soludo as the Governor-elect of Anambra State. In a judgement delivered by...

Buhari vows to sanction corrupt public servants, as ICPC uncovers N20.138b duplicated projects

President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed to sanction those behind illegal recruitment into the public service, payroll padding and retention of ghost workers. President...

JUST IN: Buhari Receives South African President Ramaphosa in Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari has received South Africa’s President, Cyril Ramaphosa at the Aso Rock villa in Abuja. The South African President who is accompanied by a...

At least 20 dead as boat capsizes in Kano state

At least twenty people have been confirmed dead with several others rescued on Tuesday evening after a boat carrying passengers capsized in Bagwai River in Bagwai Local...

NCDC Confirms Three Cases of Omicron Variant In Nigeria

Federal Government says it has confirmed three cases of Omicron variant of COVID-19 in the country. NCDC Director-General,  Ifedayo Adetifa, who confirmed this in a...

Lagos releases white paper on Judicial Panel report, rejects panel’s casualty figure

The Lagos state government has said it does not agree with the #EndSARS panel of inquiry report, which claimed that no fewer than nine persons lost their lives when...