The Nigeria Correctional Service (NCoS) has recorded zero cases of Coronavirus disease across various custodial centres in the country.The Minister of Interior, Mr Rauf Aregbeshola said this during the inauguration of the 59 Operational vehicles at the NCoS national headquarters, on Tuesday Abuja.Aregbeshola said that the service had maintained an infectious free regime in its […]
Dr Nasiru Sani Gwarzo, leader of the Presidential Task Force Committee on COVID-19, has said that the virus was the cause of the mysterious deaths recorded in Kano State in recent days. Gwarzo, who spoke on Sunday, said the recent deaths from the test carried out established that COVID-19 was the cause. He said, “Let […]
Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) will begin a nationwide strike on Wednesday, July 3, after the expiration of a two-week strike ultimatum issued by the union on June 13 over non-payment of stevedoring contractors. Abdul-Waheed Adeyanju, the President-General of MWUN, made this known in a statement issued in Lagos on Sunday. According to him, […]
Residents of Gloryland Community in Isheri- Olofin, Egbe- Idimu Local Council Development Area (LCDA) in Lagos State on Wednesday called on the state government and management of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to save their lives and properties from pipeline vandals in the area, who through their unwholesome activities have caused two fire outbreaks in […]
Fulani herdsmen attacks: Yoruba nation no longer comfortable with brutalisation, Buhari should act now — Gani Adams
The Aare Ona Kakanfo in Council on Sunday called on President Muhammadu Buhari to take concrete action against the murderous activities of Fulani herdsmen in Yoruba land, saying the race was no longer comfortable with the continuing brutalisation and murderous humiliation of its people, even as it described government’s silence as distressing and emboldening the […]
The Presidency has announced that President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration is working with state governments in North West of the country to revamp security structures and operations, following infiltration of bandits. According to a statement issued in Abuja on Sunday night by Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President (Media and Publicity), the repositioning of […]
THE Federal Government has declared Wednesday 12th June 2019 as public holiday to commemorate the maiden National Democracy Day. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, Barr. Georgina Ekeoma Ehuriah, who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government on Monday said this was in line with the enactment into law of June 12 annually […]
The African Union has suspended Sudan’s membership “with immediate effect”, amid an upsurge of violence in the capital that has seen dozens killed. The pan-African body has warned of further action if power is not transferred to civilian authority a key demand of pro-democracy protesters. Opposition activists say a paramilitary group has killed 108 people […]
A bomb explosion has reportedly killed three people in Eziorsu community in Oguta local government area of Imo State. According to reports, the Imo state Police Public Relation Officer, PPRO, Orlando Ikeokwu,, who confirmed the development. gave the names of the victims, as Elvis Ukado; Kasiemobi Uzoma and Justice Adie. “It was as an unexploded ordinance […]
NCDC says since January, 722 suspected cholera cases with 28 deaths have been reported in Nigeria.
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