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Plane Crash: Late military officers buried in Abuja amid tears

The burial ceremony of seven Airforce Officers who lost their lives on Sunday has held at the National Military Cemetery in Abuja. The officers were...

Children in police net for detaining father for 12 months over property

Men of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested Saidat Kazeem and Fatimo Onakoya for allegedly conspiring with other family members to detain their...

Cattle dealers to embark on strike over killings of members

The Amalgamated Union of Food and Cattle Dealers of Nigeria (AFUCDN), has given the Federal Government till February 24 to address their demands or...

Abuja military plane crash: How it happened — Eyewitness

Vivian Ude, a resident of Basa village near Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja has narrated how the ill-fated Nigerian Air Force NAF201, a B350...

We have secured release of over 1,000 captives without ransom — Matawalle

Governor Bello Matawalle of  Zamfara State on Sunday said his government has secured the release of more than 1,000 people from their captors without...

Abducted Katsina students to be rescued soon, says Defence Minister

The Minister of Defence, retired Maj.-Gen. Bashir Salihi-Magashi, has given an assurance that the abducted students of the Government Science Secondary School, Kankara, Katsina...

Boko Haram kills 27 in dastardly attack

Some suspected Boko Haram insurgents have killed at least 27 people in an attack of “unprecedented savagery” in southeast Niger on Saturday. It was reported...

Pensioners reject Obiano’s rice, want retirement benefits paid

Retirees in Anambra State have rejected Governor Willie Obiano’s annual Christmas rice largesse to them, describing it as a “Greek gift”. They asked the governor...

Nigeria to access Covid-19 vaccine from Jan. 2021 — Okonjo-Iweala

Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance, has assured Nigeria and other African countries of access to COVID-19 vaccines as from the end...

Lagos govt forms ‘Anti One Way Squad’, impounds motorcycles for plying restricted routes

state government: “Motorists driving against traffic in Lagos will now face stringent penalty as the Lagos State government, on Monday, launched a special security...

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