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Socioeconomic Effects Of COVID-19 On Kaduna State So Far, Its

By Atinúkẹ́ Ṣeun-Ìgè. COVID-19 and how it all began: At the outbreak of COVID-19 in late 2019, the world was thrown into chaos as the newly discovered virus caused mild to severe acute respiratory illnesses in humans. This virus, known to be predominantly spread from person to person, is transmitted through contacts, droplets of saliva […]

Atiku, Serving Govs, Ex-Govs Arrive Ibadan, As Makinde Unveils Lekan

Former Vice-President Abubakar Atiku, Chairman of the South-West Governors’ Forum, Arakunrin Rotimi Akeredolu and his Edo State counterpart, Governor Godwin Obaseki, as well as the President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick, will join the Governor of Oyo State, Engr Seyi Makinde, to officially unveil the remodelled Lekan Salami Sports Complex, Adamasingba, Ibadan, on […]

Makinde To Commission Remodelled Lekan Salami Stadium September 1

All is set for the commissioning of the remodelled Lekan Salami Sports Complex Adamasingba by the State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde. Shooting Stars Sports Club of Ibadan will play the inaugural Match against Slovenia first division side, Nk Tabor sezena, as part of festivities marking the reopening of the 33 year-old stadium. According to the […]

Senate President Wants More Boko Haram Terrorists To Embrace Amnesty

Senate President Ahmad Lawan has said more Boko Haram members should be encouraged to surrender. The Senate President said this on Monday, August 30, 2021, weeks after the Nigerian Army and Federal Government confirmed that the insurgents are “surrendering in droves”; following recent offensive operations by troops of Operation Hadin Kai in the North-East. According […]

Court Gives AGF, DSS September 7 To Respond To Rights

The Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) has a September 7, 2021, date to respond to a suit filed against him by a Yoruba Nation Activist, Chief Sunday Adeyemo, also known as Sunday Igboho. The Department of State Services (DSS), co-joined in the suit seeking the enforcement of Sunday Igboho’s fundamental rights has the same date […]

Oyo Assembly Summons PS, Surveyor-General Over Land Acquisition

The Oyo State House of Assembly has summoned the Permanent Secretary in the State Ministry of Lands and Urban Development, as well as the State Surveyor-General over acquired lands and buildings of residents at Olosa-Oko, Alabata, Ajibade, Agbedo and Alase Villages in the Akinyele Local Government Areas. This was sequel to a motion by the […]

FG Expresses Concern As NMA Threatens To Join Doctors’ Strike

The Federal Government has expressed concern about the 21-day strike notice issued by the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) over the alleged failure of the Government to meet the demands of the striking resident Doctors. Fielding questions from Newsmen on the threat by the NMA, the Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, said Doctors should stop […]

Gunmen Kill Police Commander, Seven Others In Plateau

The Commander, Inspector General of Police Intelligence Response Team based in Mangu, Plateau State, Mr Abdulrahaman Isah, has been killed by gunmen. It was reported that the Police personnel and seven other persons were killed by their assailants on Sunday evening, August 23, 2021, at Kwoi, a community in the Mangu Local Government Area of […]

Bandits Attack Nigerian Defence Academy, Kills 2 Officers

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has hinted that troops are on the trail of the bandits that invaded the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) in Kaduna State. Bandits, who have been abducting students in public Schools in the State, attacked the Academy in the wee hours of Tuesday, August 24, 2021, killing two Officers and abducting one. […]