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NCDC Confirms Human Cases Of Bird Flu in Seven States

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has revealed that Kano, Plateau, Bauchi, Gombe, Nasarawa, Kaduna and Niger States have reported confirmed human cases of Avian Influenza H5N1, also called Bird Flu. NCDC Director General, Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, announced this in an interview with Newsmen in Abuja. He was giving highlights of the epidemiological situation […]

20 People Die In Bauchi Road Crash

At least 20 people have been reported dead in a road accident along Bauchi–Maiduguri expressway near Tirwun village, a suburb of Bauchi capital city. The Police Public Relations Officer, Bauchi Command, Mr Ahmed Wakili, confirmed the accident to Channels Television; adding that the corpses have been deposited in the ATBU Teaching Hospital Mortuary. According to […]

NIN Registration: Nigerians Stranded As NIMC Workers Down Tools Nationwide

The ongoing National Identity Number (NIN) registration appears to be running into more troubled waters, as Nigerians who have turned up for the exercise have been left unattended at various registration centres. This is because workers at the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) have embarked on strike across the country. Channels Television reports on Thursday, […]

Gunmen Kill Bauchi Lawmaker, Abduct Wives, Daughter

The member representing Dass constituency in the Bauchi State House of Assembly, Honourable Musa Mante, was killed by gunmen on Thursday morning. It was gathered that the lawmaker was murdered around 2 am by gunmen in his residence at Baraza, Dass Local Government Area of the state. The two wives of the late lawmaker and […]

Coronavirus: Nigeria Records Eight New Deaths, 452 Fresh Cases

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded eight new Coronavirus deaths and 452 fresh cases in the Country. NCDC confirmed the new cases in 13 States and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja via its Twitter handle on Tuesday, June 23, 2020. Giving a breakdown of the figures, Lagos State leads other States with […]

Jigawa Opens Border To Kano, Bauchi; Says It Is Left

The Jigawa State Government has said it now has only one active Coronavirus case in its isolation centres after 316 other patients recovered. The State Governor, Mr Badaru Abubakar, confirmed this in a press briefing at the State House in Dutse, the State capital, on Saturday, June 20, 2020. Governor Abubakar also said his Government […]

COVID-19: Bauchi Deputy Gov Tests Positive

The Deputy Governor of Bauchi, Sen. Baba Tela, has tested positive for COVID-19. Tela, who doubles as chairman of the State Task Force Committee on COVID-19, was said to have contracted the virus while discharging his responsibility. The Senior Special Assistant (SSA) on Media to the Bauchi Governor, Muhktar Gidado, confirmed this in a statement […]

Bauchi Lifts Ban On Religious Gathering, Relaxes Partial Lockdown

Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed has lifted the ban on religious gathering in the state. The Governor made the announcement on Wednesday at a stakeholder meeting held with traditional rulers, religious leaders and security agencies held at the Banquet Hall, Command Guest House in Bauchi, the state capital. According to the Governor, the lifting of […]

Nigeria Reports Highest Single-Day COVID-19 Cases, Seven More Deaths

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported the highest figure of COVID-19 cases recorded in a day. In a late-night tweet on Thursday, April 30, 2020, the Agency revealed that a total of 204 new infections were reported across the country, which stands as the peak since the beginning of the outbreak in […]

New Case Of COVID-19 Confirmed In Bauchi

A fresh case of the COVID:19 has been confirmed in Bauchi state after 2 weeks without any new case. The latest patient is a staff of the World Health Organisation who has a travel history to Kano. This was made known in a press statement released from the office of the Bauchi State Commissioner of […]