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BREAKING: Gunmen kidnap another Plateau monarch

Police authorities in Plateau state have confirmed the abduction of the District Head of Vwang in Jos South Local Government Area of Plateau State, Da Gyang Balak Gut,...

Lagos to partially close Marine bridge for repairs

The Lagos State government has announced that it is set to partially close Marine Bridge to allow the Federal Government carry out routine maintenance works on the...

Emirates resumes flights from five African Countries, Excludes Nigeria

Emirates Airlines has announced the resumption of passenger flight operations to and from Ghana, Guinea, Angola, Ivory Coast and Uganda. “From 13 January 2022,...

COVID-19: Nigeria records 301 new infections, eight fatalities

Nigeria’s Covid-19 death toll has continued to rise as the country recorded eight additional fatalities from the pandemic raising the country’s fatality toll to...

APC Governors meet behind closed doors in Abuja

Governors elected on the platform of the country’s ruling party,  the All Progressives Congress, APC, have resolved that the party’s convention must hold in...

Gunmen abduct 15 in Niger state – Police

At least 15 persons have been kidnapped following an attack by gunmen on a community in Niger state. The Niger State Command, Police Public Relations Officer, Wasiu...

Christian Chukwu: Unlike Rohr, Eguaveon Brought Out Eagles’ Attacking Flair

Super Eagles legend, Christian Chukwu, has hailed Austine Eguaveon for his handling of the team, saying the Nigerian side have been transformed since he took over from...

Nigeria Defeats Sudan, Qualify For Round Of 16

The Super Eagles on Saturday put up a strong performance to beat Sudan 3-1 in their second match at the 2021 Africa Nations Cup being held in Cameroon. The Eagles have...

Zamfara government reopens more weekly markets

The Zamfara State government has directed the reopening of more shops, junctions and weekly markets in the state. A statement signed by the Secretary to the Government...

INEC fixes February 26 for by-elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has fixed the conduct of six outstanding constituencies by-elections in four states for February 26. The commission...