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Banditry: Katsina residents ask Buhari to resign, block major highway

Thousands of residents of  Dustin-ma Local Government Area of Katsina State on Thursday trooped to the streets to protest banditry activities in the state. The...

Presidency downplays #RevolutionNow protests, describes it as a mere child’s play

The Presidency has downplayed the #RevolutionNow protests that were held in different parts of the state on Wednesday. It described protests as a mere child’s...

Presidential panel rejects Magu’s request demanding for video recordings of proceedings

The Salami-led panel investigating the alleged corrupt practices in the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has turned down the request for video recording...

Attack on gov Zulum’s convoy very unfortunate, sends bad signal- Coalition

Some pro-democracy and media stakeholders, on Wednesday described the attack on the convoy of Borno Governor, Prof. Babagana Zulum, as very unfortunate. The coalition during...

Troops kill six militants, pirates in Bayelsa

Nigerian troops on Wednesday killed six  pirates and militants during a raid in Bayelsa. The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, disclosed this in...

COVID-19: Nigeria records 457 new infections, total cases now 44,890, deaths toll hit 927

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 457 new cases of the COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections to 44,890. The health...

Gov Dapo Abiodun persecuting Muslims, selling Ogun State to Christians- Islamic group

An Islamic human rights organisation, the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has cried out against Governor of Ogun Dapo Abiodun, accusing him of selling the...

FG not planning to absorb repentant Boko Haram into military- Presidency

The Presidency has debunked the rumours that the Federal Government is planning to absorb  601 de-radicalised former Boko Haram members into the military. The Senior...

IPMAN directed to sell petrol at N150 per litre

Members of the Independent Petroleum Marketers’ Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) have been given the go ahead to sell a litre of petrol at N150. The...

Sanwo-Olu’s govt cancels controversial 2018 Land Use Charge

Lagos state government has cancelled 2018 controversial land use charge It has reverted to pre-2018 land use charges, while upholding the 2018 method of valuation. The...