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Gunmen Attack: Niger Governor Condoles Lebanese Government, Nigerian Army

  The Governor of Niger State, Abubakar Sani-Bello has commiserated with the Lebanese Government, Nigerian Army, and FERMA, over the loss of their national, staff, and personnel to the activities of criminal elements in the state on Monday. The abducted and killed workers were engaged in the repair work on the Minna-Zungeru-Tegina road when the … Continue reading Gunmen Attack: Niger Governor Condoles Lebanese Government, Nigerian Army

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Nine Killed In Niger Community After Attack By Gunmen

  At least 9 persons, including 3 personnel of the Nigerian Military were reportedly killed following an attack by gunmen in Tashan Kare and Yakila communities in Rafi local government area of Niger State. Efforts to speak with the Police in the state proved abortive as the Police Public Relations Officer, an Assistant Superintendent of … Continue reading Nine Killed In Niger Community After Attack By Gunmen

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Kidnapped Wife, Child Of Murdered Bauchi Lawmaker Regain Freedom

  The two wives and child of a member of the Bauchi State House of Assembly representing Bass Constituency, Musa Mante Barassa, have regained their freedom. Channels Television learned that the victims regained their freedom after spending four days in captivity. The victims are – Rashida Musa Mante (40), Rahina Musa Mante (35) and a … Continue reading Kidnapped Wife, Child Of Murdered Bauchi Lawmaker Regain Freedom

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Lagos Arraigns Truck Owner, Driver Over Death Of Chidinma Ajoku, Others

  The Lagos State Government has arraigned two persons, Sadiq Okanlawon and Wasiu Lekan for the unlawful killing of 26-year-old Chidinma Ajoku, her colleague, Nnaekpe Chima and one Daniel Okwuoge. The Attorney General of Lagos, Moyosore Onigbanjo (SAN) who personally led the prosecution of the two defendants informed Justice Mobolanle Okikiolu-Ighile that a three-count charge … Continue reading Lagos Arraigns Truck Owner, Driver Over Death Of Chidinma Ajoku, Others

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Mali Crisis: Ex-President Jonathan Visits Buhari In Abuja

  Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday visited President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja, the nation’s capital. Jonathan was accompanied by members of the team on the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Mission to Mali. According to a statement issued by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, the … Continue reading Mali Crisis: Ex-President Jonathan Visits Buhari In Abuja

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Michelle Obama Makes Rousing Call To Dump Trump At Democratic Convention

  US Democrats opened their nominating convention Monday with a show of unity behind Joe Biden and former first lady Michelle Obama delivering a scathing rebuke of Donald Trump as she urged voters to reject his politics of ‘division.’ “Donald Trump is the wrong president for our country,” Barack Obama’s wife said in a keynote … Continue reading Michelle Obama Makes Rousing Call To Dump Trump At Democratic Convention

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Troops Kill Three Arm Smugglers In Sokoto, Recover Weapons

  As parts of efforts to rid the nation of bandits, troops of Operation Sahel Sanity have smashed a notorious illegal arms smuggling syndicate in Sabon Birni Local Government Area of Sokoto State. The suspects – Alhaji Adamu Alhassan, Salisu Adamu and Abdullahi Sani were killed by the troops following credible intelligence. This was disclosed … Continue reading Troops Kill Three Arm Smugglers In Sokoto, Recover Weapons

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Post-Blast: Lebanon Says Hospitals Nearly At COVID-19 Capacity

  Lebanon’s health minister warned Monday that hospitals are reaching maximum capacity to treat coronavirus patients after the deadly Beirut blast overwhelmed clinics and as COVID-19 cases have mounted. “Public and private hospitals in the capital in particular have a very limited capacity, whether in terms of beds in intensive care units or respirators,” the … Continue reading Post-Blast: Lebanon Says Hospitals Nearly At COVID-19 Capacity

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Air Force Deploys Special Forces To Troubled Communities In Southern Kaduna

  The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has deployed additional special forces to southern Kaduna, to boost the ongoing fight against bandits and suspected ethnic militia who have been terrorising residents of the area. The Air Officer Commanding, NAF Training Command, Air Marshal Musa Mukhtar, addressed the troops before their departure to the southern part of … Continue reading Air Force Deploys Special Forces To Troubled Communities In Southern Kaduna

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