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Troops arrest suspected terrorists in Taraba, recover weapons

Troops of the Nigerian Army (NA) have arrested two suspected terrorists with weapons hidden under the seat of a motorcycle in Taraba state. Maj. Gen. Onyema...

EFCC uncovers fraudulent COVID funds, World Bank loan at humanitarian ministry

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has discovered other fraudulent dealings involving COVID-19 funds, World Bank loan, Abacha recovered loot at the ministry...

Nigerian army denies enlisting “repentant Boko Haram terrorists”, confirms killing of woman in Enugu

The Nigerian Army has dismissed reports  that a repentant Boko Haram member enlisted into the army killed a woman at the Enugu baracks and...

Gunmen abduct wife, maid of ex-Benue chief of staff

Gunmen have abducted the wife and maid of Terwase Orbunde, a former chief of staff to Samuel Ortom, ex-governor of Benue state. According to...

Savings from electricity subsidy removal to be reinvested in power sector, provision of amenities

Minister of Information and National Orientation, Mohammed Idris, has said that the over N1 trillion expected to be saved from withdrawal of electricity subsidy...

Group berates NEF over comments on Tinubu

The Coalition of Concerned Northern Groups (CCNG) has berated the Northern Elders Forum (NEF), declaring that it has no influence on northerners. The CCNG was...

Hospitals have not been renovated in the last 20 years, Sani laments

Uba Sani, governor of Kaduna state has lamented that 32 general hospitals in the state, have not been renovated in the last 20 years. Sani...

Christian leaders to Tinubu: Implement report of 2014 national conference without delay

The National Christian Elders Forum (NCEF) has  asked President Bola Tinubu to implement the report of the 2014 national conference without further delays. The group...

Kaduna chamber of commerce: Increase in electricity tariff, ill timed

The Kaduna Chamber of Commerce has expressed concern over what it described as "dire and disastrous implications" of the recent increase in electricity tariff...

Taraba commissioner condemns Tiv militia for attacking travellers 

The Taraba State Commissioner for Cooperatives and Poverty Alleviation, Habu Phillip, has condemned Monday’s attack on travellers along Wukari-Tsokundu roadTiv militia. Habu, who is the...