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Gombe Accident: Police Confirm 11 Dead, Govt. Appeals For Calm

2 days ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Police in Gombe have confirmed that 11 people died from the accident involving members of the boys and girls brigade and a security personnel of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defense Corp.

African Development Bank Invests Over $4.5bn In Nigeria

2 days ago /
Nation 

President of the African Development Bank, AFDB, Akinwumi Adesina says the bank is currently investing in sixty operations worth four point five billion us dollars in Nigeria.

World Book Day Marked In Ekiti

2 days ago /
Education 

Readers, writers, and literary critics converged to commemorate World Book Day in Ekiti State, an event hosted by the wife of the Governor, Bisi Fayemi; an author and poet.

Zamfara Set To Hold L.G. Elections April 27

2 days ago /
Politics 

Chairman Zamfara state Independent Electoral Commission, INEC, Garba Gusau has charged Adhoc staff to exhibit a high level of integrity, sincerity and transparency as they assist the commission in the conduct of April 27, 2019, local government elections.

Trump To Visit Britain In June

2 days ago /
International News 

U.S. President Donald Trump has accepted Queen Elizabeth's invitation to make a state visit to Britain in June.

Rescuers Search For Quake Victims In Philippines

2 days ago /
International News 

Rescue teams in the Philippines searched for signs of life beneath the rubble of a collapsed four-story commercial building after a strong earthquake shook the country's biggest island on Monday, killing at least 15 people.

Surveillance Footage Shows Sri Lanka Suspected Bomber

2 days ago /
International News 

Sri Lankan local broadcasters have shown surveillance footage of the suspected bomber carrying a heavy backpack and walking on the street before heading into the St. Sebastian's church on Easter Sunday.

Airforce To Mark 55th Anniversary

2 days ago /
Security 

The Nigerian Airforce says it will consolidate on the gains recorded in its internal security operation saying the peace and unity of the nation remains a priority.

Sri Lanka Attacks: I.S Claims Responsibility

2 days ago /
International News 

Islamic State has claimed responsibility for coordinated bombings in Sri Lanka, which killed 321 people and injured about 500 others.

Buhari Regrets Gombe Killings, Appeals For Calm

2 days ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over reports of the killing of some Christian youths during an Easter procession Sunday night in Gombe, and reprisal killing of the law enforcement officials allegedly responsible for the tragic incident.

Jega Advocates Deepening Democratic Culture As Panacea For Sit-Tight African Leaders

2 days ago /
Nation 

Former Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Professor Attahiru Jega says deepening democratic culture and strengthening democratic institutions will bring about an end to the sit-tight syndrome of some African leaders.

FG Condoles With Kajuru Attack Victims, Assures Of Stepped-Up Security

2 days ago /
Security 

The Federal Government has condoled with the families of the two persons, a Nigerian and a Briton, who was killed in Friday’s attack on the Kajuru castle resort, a popular resort in Kaduna state, promising that the killers will be apprehended and brought to justice.

Emir Of Qatar On One-Day Visit To Abuja

2 days ago /
International News 

The Emir Of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim Bin Ahmad Althani arrived Nigeria’s presidential villa in Abuja on Tuesday a one-day working visit to Nigeria.

Fighting Rages In Tripoli As LNA, Moves To Takeover Capital

2 days ago /
International News 

Eastern Libyan forces have said they would intensify the assault on Tripoli, the capital in the west of the country that is held by the internationally recognized government, as the death toll in a battle now in its third week, rose to 254.

Gombe Motor Accident Kills Nine, Scores Hospitalised

2 days ago /
Nation 

Dozens of people are recovering in hospital in Gombe after a security personnel vehicle ran into an Easter Sunday procession leaving nine members of the boys and girls brigade dead.

2019 Elections And Strategic Postulation For 2023

3 days ago /
Politics 

The just concluded 2019 presidential election has exposed comprehensively the decay of the Nigerian state.

I'm Not Sleeping On Duty, Buhari Tells Catholic Bishop of Yola

3 days ago /
Politics 

The Presidency says the North East is better off under the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. 

Nigeria Airforce Restates Commitment To Fight Against Banditry In Northwest

3 days ago /
Security 

The Nigerian Air Force says it remains committed towards the fight against armed banditry, kidnappings and other criminal activities in the troubled areas in particular and the nation at large.

Nigeria Airforce Gets Kudos For Anti-Insurgency Fight

3 days ago /
Security 

The consistent presence of Nigeria's Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar in the northeast has been described as a huge source of motivation for the air officers and men, fighting insurgency.

Kano Citizens Forum Advocates Constructive Engagement For Inclusive Governance

3 days ago /
Politics 

A Kano citizens' dialogue forum on political accountability has recommended constructive engagement with government to promote inclusive governance.