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Army Recalls Soldiers From Study Leave To Tackle Insurgency

The Nigerian Army has recalled a large number of its personnel studying in civil institutions (Universities and Polytechnic) across the Country in order to tackle the raging insurgency in the North-East. This is contained in a memo by the Nigerian Army Headquarters, Department of Army Training, Abuja. In the memo dated May 11, 2021, the […]

Suspected Boko Haram Terrorists Abduct Aid Worker, Others Along Maiduguri-Damaturu

An aid worker has been abducted along the Maiduguri-Damaturu road. Family sources confirmed the abduction of one Abubakar Idris, a staff of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Maiduguri. The abduction occurred on Saturday morning, January 2, 2021, around Jakana village, where no fewer than 20 travellers were abducted in a raid. […]

Nigeria Records 566 New Cases Of COVID-19, As Total Infections,

Nigeria has recorded 566 new cases of the novel coronavirus late Monday, June 29, 2020, bringing the total number of infections to 25,133. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed the new figures via its verified Twitter handle. Giving a breakdown of the cases, the NCDC noted that the five states with the highest […]

COVID-19: Nigeria Records 779 New Cases As Total Infections Exceed

Nigeria has recorded 779 new cases of the novel coronavirus, bringing its total infections to 24,077. This was confirmed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control via a tweet on its official Twitter handle on Saturday, June 27, 2020. Saturday’s new cases marked the highest daily increase since the health agency started reporting COVID-19 infections […]

COVID-19: Nigeria Records 675 New Cases

Nigeria has recorded 675 new cases of the COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections to 20,919. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control disclosed this via ita offical twitter handle on Monday, June 22, 2020. According to the health agency, 7,109 patients have been successfully treated and discharged while 525 have died from the virus. […]

Nigeria Records 436 New Cases Of COVID-19, As Total Infections,

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 436 new cases, as the total number of infections exceed 20,000. The NCDC disclosed this in a tweet, on Sunday, June 21, 2020. According to the agency, of the new cases, 169 were recorded in Lagos, 52 in Oyo and 31 in Plateau. Other affected states […]

COVID-19: Nigeria Records 229 New Cases, Total Infections Now 8,068

Nigeria has recorded 229 new cases of the COVID-19, bringing the total infection in the country to 8,068. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed the new cases via a tweet through its official handle late Monday, May 25, 2020. Of the 229 cases in the country; Lagos-90Katsina-27Imo-26Kano-23FCT-14Plateau-12Ogun-9Delta-7Borno-5Rivers-5Oyo-4Gombe-3Osun-2Anambra-1Bayelsa-1 This takes the country’s total infections […]

COVID-19: NCDC Confirms 338 New Cases, Total Infections Now 5,959

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed that the Country has recorded 338 new cases of the novel Coronavirus. In a tweet on its official handle late Sunday, May 17, 2020, the NCDC said Lagos State had recorded 177 new cases, while Kano State has 64 cases. Other regions with new cases include […]

COVID-19: Oyo Records 31 More Cases

Thirty-one more people have tested positive for Coronavirus in Oyo State. The State COVID-19 Task Force confirmed this on Saturday, May 16, 2020, in its latest update on the disease in the State. The Task Force, in a statement, revealed that 30 of the cases were members of Staff of the same organisation based in […]

COVID-19: Nigeria Records 193 New Cases Total Infections Now 5,162

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has recorded 193 new cases of the COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections to 5162. The new figures were confirmed by the centre in a tweet late Thursday, May 14, 2020. According to the NCDC, 58 of the new cases were in Lagos, 46 were recorded in Kano, […]