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Akwa Ibom State Police command says it has commenced investigation to unravel the cause of death of a 30-year- old woman simply identified as Uduak Obong, her 7-year-old daughter, and her sister identified as Blessing. It was gathered that the sad incident occurred last Wednesday, August 4, 2021 at Obio Etoi, Mbierebe Obio, Uyo local […]

Barcelona star Gerard Pique has given a frank response to Lionel Messi‘s confirmed exit from the club. Messi has found himself at the centre of a developing storm in recent days after talks over his contract renewal abruptly broke down at Camp Nou. The diminutive Argentine international issued a tearful farewell to the club and […]

About 60 persons have been reportedly killed by an outbreak of cholera that is ravaging some communities in Katsina State. The state’s Commissioner for Health, Yakubu Danja, made this known during the 2021 Annual General Meeting of the Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, in Katsina, claiming over 1,400 persons were so far affected by the outbreak […]

The 300 level Mass Communication student of the University of Lagos, Chidinma Adora Ojukwu and Adedapo Quadri were this Monday, remanded in prison custody by a Yaba Chief Magistrates’ Court over the alleged murder of Chief Executive Officer of Super TV, Usifo Ataga. Magistrate Mrs Adeola Adedayo remanded her for 30 days in the first […]

Former South Africa’s President, Jacob Zuma will be temporarily released from prison on Tuesday next week to appear in person at a corruption trial. The court’s decision comes weeks after more than 300 people were killed during rioting that was sparked by Zuma’s arrest for contempt of court in a separate case. This will be […]

The Kogi State Government says it has continued its sensitization of residents living in flood-prone areas and it is ready to relocate displaced persons of into its flood hostel. Commissioner for Environment, Victor Omofaye who spoke with in Lokoja said the Ministry in collaboration with relevant agencies began deploying the measures following warnings from […]

Dozens of bodies have washed up on a river that marks the border between Ethiopia and Sudan. Some of the bodies according witnesses had gunshot wounds and others had their hands bound. A health worker who fled to Sudan to escape the fighting said he had buried 10 bodies over the past week and another […]

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed that 32 Delta variant cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported in five states across the country. Director-General of the NCDC, Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, who gave the confirmation at the resumed briefing of the Presidential Steering Committee, yesterday, in Abuja, cited Akwa Ibom State as having […]

No fewer than 57 persons have died of complications from COVID-19 in Ogun State. 12 new cases of the virus were recorded in the State on Sunday, even as government makes efforts to flatten the curve of the pandemic. Commissioner for Health, Dr Tomi Coker, yesterday said a total of 4,793 COVID-19 cases were recorded […]

Following reports in some quarters alleging the arrest of Senator Tanko Al-Makura and his wife by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, he denied the allegations saying, they were only invited in respect of some petitions against them. Senator Al-Makura, in an exclusive interview with BBC Hausa and monitored by AIT Thursday […]

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