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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 […]

Banditry: Senate Asks Buhari To Extend Military Operations To Sokoto,

The Senate has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to extend the ongoing Military operations against bandits to Sokoto, Niger, Kaduna, Kebbi and Zamfara States. The Lawmakers made the appeal on Tuesday, May 19, 2020, during plenary at the Senate Chamber of the National Assembly in Abuja. Senator Aliyu Abdullahi who sponsored the motion recalled that the […]

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 […]

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 […]

Nigeria Records 91 New Cases Of COVID-19

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Sunday, April 27, 2020, recorded 91 new cases of the coronavirus, bringing the country’s total infections to 1,273. According to the NCDC in a tweet via its official handle, 43 of the new infections were recorded in Lagos, 8 in Sokoto, six in Taraba, five in Kaduna […]

Buhari Arrives Kebbi For Argungu Fishing Festival

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in Birnin Kebbi to attend the Agricultural Fair and Display, a part of the 2020 Argungu International Fishing Festival. The President was received at the airport by top officials of the Kebbi State Government led by Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu. The Federal Government had earlier on Thursday, March 12, 2020 […]

Two Killed, Many Displaced As Gunmen Attack Nine Villages In

At least two people were killed and hundreds of villagers displaced as gunmen suspected to be cattle rustlers attacked nine villages in Wasagu-Danko Local Government area of Kebbi State. The suspected bandits were said to have invaded the villages which are remotely located, and share border with neighboring Zamfara State, at about 7pm on Tuesday […]