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Insecurity: NSCDC orders 24-hour watch on hydro dams in Niger State

The Niger State Command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has ordered a 24-hour surveillance of the four hydroelectric power stations...

Buhari condemns Shiroro attack, asks Nigerians to pray for safe return of abducted victims

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has condemned Thursday's terrorist attack in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State, describing it as a direct assault on Nigeria. The...

Gunmen kill one, abduct two in Niger

THE Niger State Police Command has confirmed one death and the abduction of two residents of Doma in the Lapai Local Government Area. The Public...
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Gunmen kidnap 200 Islamiyya students in Niger State

GUNMEN have kidnapped at least 200 students of an Islamiyya school located at Tegina in Rafi Local Government Area of Niger State. According to Channels...

New Police commissioner assumes duty in Zamfara

HUSSAINI Rabi'u has assumed duty as the 30th commissioner of Police in Zamfara State. This announcement was made in a press statement released on Friday,...

FEC approves $1.9b rail line project from Kano to Niger Republic

THE Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved the sum of $1,959,744,723.71 for the construction of a rail line that will link Nigeria to...
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FG wants USAID to invest in cassava, plantain value-chain in South-south

THE Federal Government is seeking interest of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to invest in cassava and plantain value-chain. Muhammad Nanono,...

Buhari to Akufo-Addo: We shut our borders to check small arms, hard drugs

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Monday told his Ghanaian counterpart, Nana Akufo-Addo that the Nigeria's policy on partial border closure will remain until the committee...

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D’Banj: ICPC confirms arrest of musician over N-Power funds fraud

THE Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has confirmed the arrest and detention of popular musician...

Customs impounds 73 trucks of smuggled rice, others in Ogun

THE Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Ogun 1 Area Command, says it has impounded 73 trucks conveying 44,933 bags of...

Trigger-happy policeman shoots, kills man in Lagos

A young man identified as Gafaru Buraimoh has been shot dead by a trigger-happy policeman in the Ajah area...

FCT Police confirm gunmen attack on Abuja community

THE Federal Capital Territory Police Command (FCT) has confirmed an attack on a community in the Kubwa area of...

Uncertainty over Iran’s disbandment of morality police

THERE is uncertainty over the alleged abolishment of morality police in Iran, following massive protests sparked by the death...
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Nigerian fintech companies shame, threaten customers for late payment of loans

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Illegal loan apps ignore Nigeria’s cyber laws, continue to shame customers

RAUFU Kareem took a loan from AddMoney, an app...

Behold candidates for the 2023 presidential election (LIST)

June 9 marks the end of the deadline given...

Why UAE refuses work permit applications from Nigerians

  THE on-going rift between the governments of Nigeria and...

Russia’s ‘Satan 2’ nuclear missile NOT capable of destroying the whole world

AMID the ongoing Russia – Ukraine crisis, a viral post...
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