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Xenophobia: Union describes fresh killing of 2 Nigerians in S/Africa as senseless

The Nigerian community in South Africa has again described as senseless, the latest killing of two Nigerians in South Africa. The latest deaths have increased...

FG will continue to discourage Nigerians from illegal migration, Buhari assures German Chancellor

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said that the Federal Government would continue to discourage Nigerians from embarking on illegal migration to Europe, saying those...

FG pledges to support traditional herbalists

The Federal Government has pledged to support research and create liaison with traditional healers with the knowledge of plants to develop, formulate and commercialise...

Governor Abubakar’s wife promises to tackle drug abuse in Bauchi

The Bauchi State Governor ‘s wife, Hadiza Abubakar on Friday promised to collaborate with stakeholders in the fight against drug abuse in the state. ‎ Abubakar...

Abandoned projects won’t be entertained in Delta’s 2019 budget – Commissioner

The Commissioner for Economic Planning in Delta, Kingsley Emu, says that abandoned projects would not be entertained in the 2019 budget of the state. Emu...

Boko Haram: Resettled Yobe IDPs resume farming

Some Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) who resettled in Katarko village, Yobe, said they had resumed farming to reclaim their economic lives after three years...

NAFDAC plans 10-year limit on registration of imported drugs to encourage local manufacturers

The National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) is planning to place a 10-year limit on registration of imports on pharmaceutical to encourage local production of drugs.

Army kill several Boko Haram terrorists, recover arms in Borno

The Nigerian Army has killed several Boko Haram insurgents and recovered weapons in an encounter that ensued at Zari village in Guzamala Local Government Area of Borno on Friday.

Osinbajo honours late RCCG pastor

The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Friday attended the funeral service of late Oluwayemisi Adeloye, a pastor of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG).

North-East “Queen of Hunters” commends military’s counter insurgency efforts

The Queen of Hunters in the North-East, Aisha Bakari, on Friday lauded the efforts of the Nigerian military toward restoring peace in the North-East.