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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. […]

FG Appoints Abdulkarim Obaje AS NG-CARES

The Federal Government has appointed Dr Abdulkarim Obaje, as the National Coordinator, Federal CARES Support Unit, Nigeria COVID-19 Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus (NG-CARES). The Director of Information, Ministry of Finance Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Imaobong Udoh, disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday, May 11, 2021, in Abuja. Mrs Udoh said the appointment […]

NAF Says Missing Jet May Have Crashed, Reveals Identities Of

The Nigerian Air Force has hinted that the missing Alpha Jet Aircraft (NAF475) that went off the radar with two Pilots on board on 31 March, 2021 might have crashed. The Pilots in the missing Jet are Flight Lieutenant John Abolarinwa and Flight Lieutenant Ebiakpo Chapele. According to a statement by the Director, Public Relations […]

Plateau Governor Tests Positive For COVID-19

Plateau State Governor, Mr Simon Lalong, has tested positive for Coronavirus disease. The Director of Press and Publicity to the Governor, Dr Makut Macham, disclosed this in a statement on Thursday, December 17, 2020. He explained that the Governor took the test along with members of his family while his result came out positive but […]

Pregnant Doctor Dies Of COVID-19 In Algeria

The death of a pregnant Algerian Doctor from the Coronavirus pandemic after she was denied maternity leave has sparked an uproar and prompted the dismissal of a Hospital Director. A source close to the case told AFP that Algeria Health Minister, Abderrahman Benbouzid sacked the Director of the Ras El Oued Hospital in eastern Algeria after Dr […]

Lagos Ban On Commercial Motorcycles, Tricycles Takes Effect Today

The ban on commercial motorcycle and tricycle operations in Lagos State has taken effect today, February 1, 2020. According to the Director of Transport Operations at the Ministry of Transportation, Mr Gbolahan Toriola, the initiative is for the greater good of the State and it is expected to help reduce traffic congestion on the highways. […]

Ace Newscaster, Ronke Fajemirokun Passes On

Ace Newscaster, Ronke Fajemirokun, is dead. Mrs Ronke Fajemirokun, aged 53, died in the early hours of Friday, January 24, 2020, at the University College Hospital (UCH) Ibadan as a result of brief illness. She was one of the sought after Newscasters at the Broadcasting Corporation of Oyo State (BCOS) until her deployment to Simeon […]