Suspected herdsmen kill 4 police officers in Benue

  From Uche Nnorom Makurdi   Suspected herdsmen have killed mobile Police officers deployed to Logo Local Government Area of Benue State. Chairman of the Area Council, Mr. Richard Nyajo who confirmed this in a telephone chat with our correspondent,  said several mobile Police officers were killed in his domain, adding that many have been More...

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By Ese Awhotu On Thursday, April 12th, 2018
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U.S. army trains Nigerians on confronting Boko Haram

Some 12 U.S. soldiers have trained Nigerian troops on a six-week advice-and-assist mission in Jaji, Kaduna State, Pentagon has said. The U.S. Department of Defence said Nigerian Army’s 26th Infantry Battalion More...

By Ese Awhotu On Wednesday, April 11th, 2018
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Dane accused of killing Nigerian wife docked

A 53-year-old Dane, Peter Nielsen, who allegedly killed his wife, Zainab, and her three-year-old daughter, Petra, was on Wednesday remanded in Ikoyi Prisons on the orders of a Yaba Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos. Zainab, More...

By Ese Awhotu On Wednesday, April 11th, 2018
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257 people killed in Algeria military plane crash

Officials said no fewer than 257 people including members of Western Sahara’s Polisario independence movement were killed when a military plane crashed in a field outside Algeria’s capital on Wednesday, officials More...

By Ese Awhotu On Monday, April 9th, 2018
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Gunmen kill 5, injure 3 in Plateau

  Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen have killed five people and injured three others at Inding Village in the Barkin Ladi Local Government Area of Plateau State. The Public Relations Officer of the Plateau More...

By Ese Awhotu On Sunday, April 8th, 2018
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How Nigeria can avert disasters, save billions of dollars, by NiMet

By Miriam Humbe Director General of the Nigerian Meteorological Agency, (NiMet), Prof Sani Abubakar Mashi has said that it is good business for Nigeria to continue to invest in early warnings services on weather More...

By Ese Awhotu On Sunday, April 8th, 2018
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Police confirm 2 dead in Plateau mine collapse

The police in Plateau have confirmed the death of two persons in a mine collapse which occurred in Wase Local Government Area of the state. The command’s spokesperson, Terms Tyopev, confirmed the incident to the More...

By Ese Awhotu On Wednesday, April 4th, 2018
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Labour faults Obasanjo over failure allegation against Buhari

  From Femi Oyelola Kaduna The Organized Labour has said it will work for a successful Nigeria through good governance, rather than alluding to the alleged failure of the present administration of President Muhammadu More...

By Ese Awhotu On Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018
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INEC commences second quarter CVR

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday commenced the Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) for the second quarter of 2018 in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). The exercise commenced at More...

By Ese Awhotu On Monday, April 2nd, 2018
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Failure allegation: Obasanjo’s remarks not new-Presidency

  By Lawrence Olaoye The Presidency has said that President Muhammad I Buhari will not join issues with his predecessor,former President Olusegun Obasanjo on the assessment of his administration as a failure. Special More...