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Army Neutralizes 21 Bandits In Zamfara

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Army says troops of 232 Battalion Zuru while on clearance patrol on encountered armed bandits and neutralized 21 of them at Tunga Daji in Anka Local Government Area of Zamfara State.

Buhari Congratulates Maada Bio On His Election As President Of Sierra Leone

1 year ago /
Nation 

Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari, has congratulated Julius Maada Bio on his victory as the new President of Sierra Leone after the presidential election run-off on March 31.

Sierra Leoneans React To Maada Bio’s Victory

1 year ago /
International News 

Sierra Leoneans have high expectations of the new President, Julius Maada Bio, which includes to fight corruption, diversify the economy and unify the country which has been divided along ethnic lines.

Governor Okowa Restates Stance On Warri Kingdom Kingship

1 year ago /
Nation 

Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, says his government will not recognize any other monarch in the Warri Kingdom except the Olu of Warri. 

Bollywood Star Salman Khan Gets Five Years In Jail For Poaching

1 year ago /
International News 

An Indian court has sentenced Bollywood superstar, Salman Khan, to five years in jail for poaching rare antelope back in 1998.

Sierra Leone Election: Julius Maada Bio Fast-Tracks Presidential Oath In A Hotel

1 year ago /
International News 

Sierra Leone's opposition candidate, Julius Maada Bio, has rushed to take his presidential oath in a hotel after winning the run-off election.

Troops Intercept Armed Herdsmen In Benue

1 year ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Army says its troops deployed in exercise Ayem a Kpatuma have intercepted large number of armed herdsmen in Asom village, Guma Local Government Area of Benue State following a tip off.

Kennis FM Clocks 1

1 year ago /
Entertainment 

Media owners in Nigeria have been charged to be more consistent and committed towards the development of the industry to promote national development.

Buhari Approves $1bn For Procurement Of Military Equipment

1 year ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the sum of 1 billion Dollars for the procurement of military equipment to effectively tackle the challenge posed by insurgency in the Nigeria.

Osinbajo Rues Difficulties In Policy Implementation

1 year ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, says the difficulty in the implementation of policies in Nigeria, is the most valuable lessons he has leant since assuming office.

PDP Demands Full Disclosure on President Buhari’s Trip

1 year ago /
Politics 

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), wants the Presidency to immediately make public issues relating to the proposed private visit of President Muhammadu Buhari’s to the United Kingdom.

Nigerian Air Force To Bombard Insurgents In Sambisa Forest

1 year ago /
Nation 

Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, says his men would carry out two weeks aggressive bombardment in Sambisa for ground troops to launch the last onslaught on remnants of Boko Haram terrorists in the forest and around its fringes.

Tourism Development: Efik Cultural Festival To Become Foreign Exchange Earner For Cross River

1 year ago /

Cross River State Government is set to generate foreign revenue by exporting her rich cultural values, using the Efik culture as a bench mark.

Buhari Extols Oshiomhole On 66th Birthday

1 year ago /
Entertainment 

President Muhammadu Buhari has joined the All Progressives Congress (APC) family in congratulating party stalwart and former Governor of Edo State, Comrade  Adams Oshiomhole on his birthday.

Police Recover Illegal Arms In Kano

1 year ago /
Security 

Police in Kano have recovered arms and ammunition voluntarily surrendered by owners to the Taskforce Committee raised to retrieve arms illegally possessed.

Late Kano Governor Rimi’s Legacies Extolled

1 year ago /
Nation 

Legacies of the First Civilian Governor of Old Kano State in health, education, agriculture and rural development were on Wednesday commemorated to immortalise his contribution to the cause of the common man.

Suspected Herdsmen Attack Takum LGA In Taraba

1 year ago /
Nation 

Two villages have been attacked by suspected herdsmen In Takum Local Government Area of Taraba State.

Islamic Movement Protests Continued Detention Of El-Zakzaki

1 year ago /

Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria under Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, again trooped to the streets of Abuja, the Nigeria’s capital city to protest the continued detention of their leader.

Disease Control Centre Warns Of Fresh Outbreak Of Meningitis

1 year ago /
Nation 

To further contain the spread of the deadly meningitis disease that has killed at least 211 persons in Nigeria between 2016 and 2017, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has warned that 26 states in North West, North East, North Central and some southern states are at risk of a fresh outbreak of the disease.

Zuma Pays Tribute To Madikizela Mandela

1 year ago /
International News 

Former South African President, Jacob Zuma, has paid tribute to anti-apartheid heroine, Winnie Mandela, at her house in Soweto.