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  • Businessman Arrested In Anambra Over Possession Of Unlicensed Gun June 6, 2020
    A prominent businessman in Anambra State, Chief Pius Nweke, has been arrested by the police over alleged unlawful possession of firearm. He was arrested at about 12pm on Friday in Awada Street, Onitsha, Anambra State while driving to his office. It was gathered that Nweke is one of those leading Abba people of Njikoka Local […]
  • Sokoto Discharges All 101 COVID-19 Patients In Its Isolation Centres June 6, 2020
    The Sokoto State Taskforce Committee on COVID-19 has discharged the remaining five patients from the state’s isolation centres. Commissioner for Health in the state, Dr Muhammed Ali Inname, disclosed this while speaking with journalists on Friday. Inname confirmed the discharge of the patients, which he said were the last batch of patients from the total […]
  • Thirty COVID-19 Patients Discharged In Abuja June 6, 2020
    Thirty COVID-19 patients receiving treatment in Abuja have been discharged after making full recovery from the infection. Mohammed Bello, Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, broke the news on Saturday, noting that the total number of discharged patients in the nation’s capital had risen to 245.  He said, “Dear FCT residents, I bring you good […]
  • BREAKING: Former OSOPADEC Chairman, Omojuwa, Is Dead June 6, 2020
    A former Chairman of Ondo State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission,   Adewale Omojuwa, is dead. Omojuwa died on Saturday morning after he was rushed to a hospital in Ondo following a brief illness. A family source, who confirmed the incident, disclosed that Omojuwa suddenly developed a "strange sickness" on Thursday.  He said, "Unfortunately, he died this morning […]
  • African Al-Qaeda Chief, Abdelmalek Droukdel, Killed By French Forces In Mali After Seven-Year Manhunt June 6, 2020
    Abdelmalek Droukdel (pictured) was the leader of Al-Qaeda's north Africa affiliate, Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, known as AQIM Leader of terrorist group, Al-Qaeda's North Africa affiliate, has been killed in a French military operation following a seven-year hunt, the country's defence minister has announced. Florence Parly has announced that Abdelmalek Droukdel and members of […]
  • My Daughter's Death Still Feels Like A Terrible Dream To Us, Father Of Teenager Raped, Murdered In Ibadan Says June 6, 2020
    Barakat Bello Kasimu Bello Elepo, father of Barakat, a student of Federal College of Animal Health and Production in Ibadan, Oyo State, who was raped and killed by yet to be identified persons in their house, has said that her gruesome murder still feels like a terrible dream to them.  Elepo told SaharaReporters that he […]
  • CACOL Berates Senate President For Leading Delegation On Solidarity Visit To Ex-Abia Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu June 6, 2020
    The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership has berated the leadership of the Nigerian Senate led by Ahmed Lawan for embarking on a solidarity visit to Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, a former governor of Abia State and Chief Whip of the upper legislative chamber, following his release from Kuje Correctional Centre.  In a statement by […]
  • Insecurity: Central Control System Of President Buhari's Government Has Collapsed —PDP June 5, 2020
    The Peoples Democratic Party has condemned President Muhammadu Buhari's response to rising insecurity in the country, saying it was unclear, who was running the country at the moment. The PDP through its Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, made the comments while reacting to renewed attacks on unarmed villagers in Southern Kaduna area of Kaduna State.  The […]
  • Lagos Will Run Out Of Bed Space In Three Weeks If We Keep Recording High COVID-19 Cases –Health Commissioner June 5, 2020
    Akin Abayomi Abayomi disclosed this at a press briefing in Ikeja, the state capital, on Friday. He said the state was currently developing strategies for managing asymptomatic patients at home to address the projected rise in number of cases.   He said, “We’ve been testing more. We’ve been escalating our capacity to test for COVID-19 […]