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45 killed as heavy rains hit Katsina

At least 45 people have died in flood after a heavy downpour struck 10 communities in Jibia Local Government Area of Katsina State. Some of...

18 killed in Zamfara attack

The Zamfara state Police Command has said 18 people have been killed in an attack by gunmen in Birane village in Zurmi Local Government...

There was no underage voting in Kano election – INEC

The electoral body in Nigeria, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said that there were no evidences of underage voting in the northern...
FG moves to locate oil in Nasarawa

FG moves northern oil search to Nasarawa

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation’s quest to find oil in the northern part of the country shifted to the inland basins with the commencement...

Boko Haram attack community, abducts two children in Adamawa

NIGERIA - Boko Haram insurgents have attacked the Kaya community in Madagali Council of Adamawa State, reports say. The attack occurred between the late hours...
nigerian army

Military arrests arms manufacturer in Nasarawa

Army Impostor in Ikorodu, Lagos.  The Nigerian Army disclosed on Thursday that its troops on internal security operations deployed at Akwanga highway Nasarawa State on...

PDP: Police turn down request to hold rally in Niger

The Nigeria Police Force has turned down request by the Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP, to hold a rally in Paiko, Niger State. The party’s rally...

Balarabe Musa: “A man of unassailable integrity” – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has described the former civilian governor of the old Kaduna State, Balarabe Musa, as a “man of unassailable integrity and untainted...
Alhaji Atiku Abubakar

2019: ‘I will end insurgency in no time’ – Atiku

Former Vice President and presidential aspirant, Atiku Abubakar, has said he will put an end to insurgency “within the shortest possible time” if elected...

Tambuwal fires 25 commissioners

Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal, has sacked 25 commissioners from the state executive council asking them to hand over to the permanent secretaries...