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S.Africa to open up economy from June under eased lockdown regulations

South Africa will allow most economic sectors including mining and manufacturing to fully resume operations from next month as the country further eases coronavirus...

ECOWAS Court updates its rules of procedure

The ECOWAS Court of Justice says it has updated its Practice Direction to enable the virtual conduct of Court sessions. The court also said that...

NCDC confirms 276 new COVID-19 cases, total infections hit 8,344

Nigeria on Tuesday recorded 276 new cases of the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak in the country, bringing the total to 8,344. The Nigeria Centre for Disease...

Weather: NiMet predicts sunny, thundery weather, May 25 to May 27

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted sunshine and thunderstorms across the country from Monday to Wednesday. NiMet weather outlook released on Sunday in Abuja...

COVID-19 cases in Africa hit 115,000

The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Tuesday reported that coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Africa as at May 26, had risen to over 115, 000. The...

Electronic voting is the way forward — Yakubu

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is to pilot the use of electronic voting machines at the earliest time possible towards full introduction of...

Nigeria records 229 new COVID-19 cases, active cases hit 5,524

 Nigeria on Monday recorded 229 new cases of the COVID-19, bringing the total active cases to 5,524. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on...

NYSC 2019 Batch “B” POP: Issuance of CNS to hold May 28 – Official

The passing-out ceremony for the 2019 Batch “B”, Stream 1 corps members will hold nationwide on May 28, according to the National Youth Service...

Foundation donates food items to IDPs, orphanage, others

Prof. Dakas CJ Dakas Foundation on Sunday donated bags of maize, beans, sugar, garri to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), orphans, widows and persons living...

Weather: NiMet predicts sunny, thundery weather, May 25 to May 27

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted sunshine and thunderstorms across the country from Monday to Wednesday. NiMet weather outlook released on Sunday in Abuja...

Airstrikes kill 200 bandits in Katsina, Zamfara – Defence HQ

The Defence Headquarters says the Air Component of Operation Hadarin Daji has neutralised no fewer than 200 armed bandits in multiple airstrikes in Katsina...

Troops kill 1,015 insurgents in decisive encounters in Northeast – COAS

The Nigerian Army said it had eliminated over 1,015 Boko Haram terrorists in different encounters with the insurgents in the Northeast between April 4,...
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Inspector-General of Police orders posting, redeployment of senior officers

The Inspector-General of Police (I-G), Mr Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the posting and redeployment of senior police officers in line with the recent presidential approval...

Nigeria records 454 new cases of COVID-19

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 454 new cases of Coronavirus  (COVID-19) in the country. The information is on the centre’s official Twitter...

What the papers say – July 4

N168bn frauds: Hushpuppi faces 20 years in US prison The United States Department of Justice has said Nigerian Instagram celebrity, Ramon Abbas, aka Hushpuppi,...

No crisis in the party ,no fight to reconcile – Tinubu

APC National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on Thursday night said there was no crisis in the party hence and no fight to reconcile. Tinubu,...