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Zimbabwe Witnesses Triple Burial Of Senior Officials Who Succumbed To COVID-19

Zimbabwe’s Vice President Constantino Chiwenga on Wednesday officiated the historic triple burial of three senior officials who succumbed to COVID-19. Foreign Affairs and International Trade Minister, Sibusiso Moyo, Transport Minister, Joel Biggie Matiza and former...

Benue Govt Raises Alarm Over Influx Of Herders, Impounds 376 Cows

Benue State Government has raised alarm over renewed influx of armed herdsmen with large herds of cattle into some parts of the state. The State Deputy Governor, Mr. Benson Abounu, who disclosed this while briefing...
Protest In Ekiti As Speeding Driver Kills Woman

5 Persons Escape Death In Osun Road Accident

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Osun, on Wednesday in Osogbo, said no fewer than five persons escaped death in an accident on the Ipetu-Ijesa-Akure Highway. The Sector Commander, Mrs Kudirat Ibrahim, said this in...

Vietnam Locks Down Village Over British Coronavirus Variant Fears

A village in northern Vietnam has been locked down after a local woman tested positive for the mutated British coronavirus strain on arrival in Japan. Vietnam’s Ministry of Health said on Wednesday. She had tested negative...
Police Arraign Man For Breaking Into Shop, Stealing Clothes Worth N150,000

Court Jails Chinese Woman For Hiding Coronavirus Symptoms

A Chinese court has handed down a year-long prison sentence to a woman who hid her Coronavirus symptoms before boarding a flight, state media reported on Wednesday. The 37-year-old took medication to suppress a fever...

22 Suspected Internet Fraudsters Arrested In Lagos

No fewer than 22 suspected Internet fraudsters have been arrested by the Lagos Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. A statement on Tuesday by the EFCC Head of Media and Publicity, Wilson...

Okowa Congratulates New CDS, Gen. Irabor

Delta Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated Major-General Leo Irabor  on his appointment as Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) by President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Olisa...
Centre Records 160 Cases Of Sodomy, Rape In Zamfara

Centre Supports 606 Rape Victims In Borno, Official Says

The Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC) in Borno has supported 606 victims of rape and other sexual violence in three years.   The manager of the centre,  made this known on Tuesday in an interview with...
Promotion Arrears: Oyo Public Primary School Teachers Begin Strike

Minimum Wage/Salary Arrears: NUT Gives Bayelsa Govt. 14-Day Ultimatum, Threatens Strike

The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) has issued a 14-day ultimatum to the Bayelsa state government to resolve all lingering issues with the union in the state or risk strike action. The Bayelsa State wing...

Mother, 3 Children, 9 Others Die In Ghastly Motor Accident In Benue

The State Commander of Federal Road Safety Corp (FRSC), Mohammed Suleiman has confirmed that a mother and her three children have lost their lives in a ghastly motor accident in Otukpo local government area...
Congress: PDP Elects 39 Party Executives In Bauchi

PDP Positive On Improvement In National Security As Governors Adopt Ortom’s Stance To Prohibit...

Following the declaration by state governors that open grazing of livestock be banned in the country, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Benue State said they are positive there are chances of improvement in...

2021 World Education Day: ActionAid Nigeria Calls For Increase Allocation To Education From 15%...

As the World marks the 2021 International Education Day, a Non-Governmental Organization, (NGO), ActionAid Nigeria, has called for an upward review of allocation to education from 12 percent to 15 percent of public expenditure. The...

Task Force Clears Air On Man’s Death In Lagos

The Lagos State Environmental and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit (Task Force) has said it is not responsible for the death of a young man which happened in the Oshodi Area of the state on...

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