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Mysterious ailment paralyses six orphans of same parents in Nasarawa

Mysterious ailment has paralyzed 6 children of the family of late Danladi Bawa of Gitata, Keffi local government area of Nasarawa state.

Nasarawa State University restores SUG five years after ban

Nasarawa State University Keffi on Monday restored its students’ union government (SUG) five years after it was banned, NAN reports.

Former works minister Hassan Lawal laid to rest in Keffi

Hassan Lawal, former works minister, who died on Sunday in Abuja, has been buried at the Kofar Hausa cemetery in Keffi, Nasarawa State, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.

Former minister Hassan Lawal passes on

He died in the late hours of Saturday after a protracted illness at the Turkish Nizamye Hospital in Abuja, a family member said.

Nasarawa government employs 2,140 teachers

Gov. Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has approved the employment of 2,140 teachers.

Nasarawa speaker calls for prayer for safe release of Dapchi girl Leah Sharibu

The Speaker, Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Alhaji Ibrahim Balarabe-Abdullahi, on Friday urged Nigerians to pray for the safe release of Leah Sharibu by Boko Haram.

Governor Al-Makura declares amnesty for Nasarawa ‘bad boys’

Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State, has declared amnesty for people in possession of illegal arms in the state.

PDP vows to shun Nasarawa council polls

The Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP, in Nasarawa State, has vowed to shun the May 26, local government elections in the state to avoid security breaches.

Aero Contractors flight makes emergency landing in Sokoto

An Aero Contractors flight from Sokoto to Abuja made an emergency landing on Wednesday due to a faulty landing gear.

NSE market indicators drop further by 1.53 percent

The Nigerian stock market indices sustained negative growth on Thursday, with the market capitalisation dropping further by N234 billion.

FCTA lifts suspension on SECDA

The Transportation Secretariat, Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has lifted the suspension placed on SECDA Nigeria limited from operating commercial transport services in the territory following the review and acceptance of SECDA’s letter of apology.

Governor Al-Makura: I’m eternally grateful to the late Aliyu Doma

Nasarawa State Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura has said that he would remain grateful to the former governor of the state, Late Aliyu Akwe Doma, who died recently, for his fatherly advice, support and loyalty to him and his government.

Police to deploy horses for patrol in Nasarawa

The Nasarawa State Police Command says it will soon reintroduce the use of horses for patrols in parts of the state.

Ehanire Osagie: Federal govt committed to ending medical tourism

The Minister of State for Health, Dr Ehanire Osagie, says the Federal Government is committed to improved standard of health facilities in the country to discourage patients from medical tourism.

Federal govt concludes regulations on new class of meter suppliers

The Federal Government says that the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission has concluded regulations that will provide framework to license new class meter suppliers in the country.

Minister Ehanire Osagie inaugurates Isolation unit, other projects at FMC Keffi

The Minister of State for Health, Dr Ehanire Osagie, has inaugurated an Isolation Unit, Electronic Personnel Record and a new administrative complex executed by the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Keffi, Nasarawa State.

Trailer crushes soldier, scores to death in Abuja

An accident involving a trailer belonging to Zeberced Limited along the Abuja–Keffi Road yesterday, claimed scores of lives.

Nasarawa chief judge threatens sanction of officers who delay cases

Chief Judge of Nasarawa State, Justice Suleiman Dikko, has threatened to sanction Magistrates and Area Court Judges who unnecessarily delay cases and remand accused persons indefinitely in custody.

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US: Malta seizes $1 billion in counterfeit Libyan money

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Sudan has summoned the Ethiopian embassy's chargé d'affaires over a border attack by suspected Ethiopian rebel fighters that killed and wounded several Sudanese army personnel and civilians, Khartoum said in a statement on Saturday.

Sudan summons Ethiopia envoy over deadly cross-border attack

Sudan has summoned the Ethiopian embassy's chargé d'affaires over a border attack by suspected Ethiopian rebel fighters that killed and wounded several Sudanese army personnel and civilians, Khartoum said in a statement on Saturday.

Thirteen killed in Katsina bandit attacks

Thirteen people died on Friday when villagers fought back against armed cattle thieves in Katsina State where rustling has been on the increase.
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Akwa Ibom discharges two coronavirus patients

The State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Dominic Ukpong, who announced this on Saturday said those discharged have been certified negative by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, bringing to 16, the total of those treated and discharged of the viral infection since the first set of cases were recorded on April 1, 2020.

Lagos to decamp pipeline explosion victims from relief camp

Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, the Director-General of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), disclosed this in an interview with newsmen in Lagos on Saturday.