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18 killed in Zamfara attack

Suspected gunmen have killed at least 18 persons in three communities in the Tsafe Local Government Area of Zamfara State. Emir of Tsafe, Muhammad Bawa, confirmed this...

FG says no immediate plans to ban Almajiri

President Muhammadu Buhari has clarified the position of the Federal government on Almajiri system of education, noting that there is no immediate plan to ban the...

Lagos govt. parades LASTMA officials for alleged extortion

Two officers of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) have been paraded for allegedly receiving gratification from a traffic offender. The officers whose...

Lagos residents demand distribution of prepaid meters

FG orders return of history study to school curriculum

The Federal Government has directed all basic and secondary schools across Nigeria to immediately resume the teaching of history as a standalone subject from the next...

One killed, eight missing after gunmen attack Zamfara village

Unknown gunmen have attacked Yan’Kaba village in Kauran Namoda Local Government Area of Zamfara State, killing one person. Confirming the attack, Chairman of the Local...

Army Bans Sale of Petroleum Products Within Theatre Of Operation

The Theatre Command Operation Lafiya Dole has banned the sale of petroleum products in jerry cans within its operation theatres. Colonel Isa said intelligence gathered...

Population of displaced persons in Nigeria expanding – UN

A new report from the United Nations has raised alarm over the growing internally displaced people’s population in North-eastern Nigeria. In the report, the UN blamed...

Lawan withdraws appointment of media aide

The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has withdrawn the appointment of Dr Festus Adedayo as Special Adviser on Media and Publicity barely 48 hours after appointing...

Falcons break 20-year World Cup jinx, qualifies for knockout stages

Nigeria’s Super Falcons has qualified for the knockout stages of the Women’s World Cup for the first time in 20 years. The Falcons have reached the knockout stages...