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Oyo COVID-19 Task Force Uncovers Delta Variant; Warns Residents To

The Oyo State COVID-19 Task Force has uncovered the Delta Variant of the disease in the State. The State Incident Manager and Coordinator of the Emergency Operations Centre, Dr Olabode Ladipo, who confirmed this to Newsmen notified the general public of the need to take extra precaution and adhere to all COVID-19 advisories earlier released […]

Makinde Mourns Sound Sultan; Commiserates With Family, Iseyin Community, Entertainment

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde has described the late multi-talented Singer, Lanre Fasasi, popularly known as Sound Sultan as a shining light who impacted positively on Society with his Music. This was contained in a statement by the Special Assistant (Print Media) to the Governor, Mr Moses Alao, on Sunday, July 11, 2021. While commiserating […]

El-Rufai Condemns Kaduna Bandits Attack , Condoles With Villagers

Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has condemned the latest killings and disappearances of citizens in Kaduna villages. He condoled with families who have lost their loved ones and wished those who sustained injuries speedy recovery. Governor El-rufai has also directed the Kaduna State Emergency Management Agency to urgently assess damages at Warkan village and […]

Niger Sets Goal Of Returning 130,000 Nigerian Refugees By Year-End

Niger and Borno State have struck a deal for the return this year of more than 130,000 Nigerian refugees. Nigerien President, Mr Mohamed Bazoum disclosed this on Friday, July 9, 2021. President Bazoum told reporters on the sidelines of a G5 Sahel summit in Paris that: “We have set a deadline of the month of […]

Osubi Airport Reopens For Operations

The Federal Government has reopened commercial flights at the Osubi Airport in Delta State. the Airport Manager, Mr Wilson Egwato, while speaking at the reopening ceremony of the Airport in Okpe Local Government Area on Friday, July 9, 2021, said the routes would be expanded very soon. Channels TV reports that Osubi, which is a […]

Yorubas In Diaspora Protest Attack On Sunday Igboho’s Residence

Yorubas in Diaspora has protested at the Nigerian Embassy in the United Kingdom over the attack launched by the Department of State Services (DSS) on the residence of Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho on Thursday, July 1, 2021. The protesters chanted different solidarity songs, and also displayed placards on Friday, […]

Ondo Lawmakers Pass Anti-Open Grazing Bill Into Law

Lawmakers in the Ondo State House of Assembly have passed the anti-Open Grazing bill into law. The Bill, when signed into Law, would help to regulate security, rearing and grazing of livestock as well as establishment of Ranches. Violators of the Ondo anti-open grazing bill would be arrested and prosecuted by the Nigeria Police. Presenting […]

“Boko Haram, Bandits Are Different From IPOB” -El-Rufai

Kaduna State Governor, Mr Nasir El-Rufai has said the way Bandits and Boko Haram Terrorists operate is different fromthat of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) led by Nnamdi Kanu. Speaking to BBC Pidgin, Governor El-Rufai stated that Bandits are not calling for the break-up of Nigeria but are just carrying out their activities […]

Panic In Osun Community Over Rumoured Bandits’ Invasion

There was panic in Ofatedo Community, Osun State on Friday, July 2, 2021, following insinuations that some Bandits had stormed a School in the Town to kidnap pupils. The source of the alarm was not known, but as the News spread to other parts of the Community, many Parents rushed to Schools to take their […]

Nigeria Explores Agriculture Alternatives To Ailing Oil Economy

President Muhammadu Buhari has said Nigeria decided to take Agriculture more seriously when his administration discovered that Petroleum is no longer enough to sustain the economy. The President disclosed this while receiving in audience former Prime Minister of Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Ato Hailemariam Dessalegn Boshe at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. He affirmed […]