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16-year old boy drowns in Kano pond

A 16-year-old boy, Shahid Lawal, has drowned while bathing in a pond at Bacharawa Ramin Kasa, Fagge Local Government Area in Kano State.

Kano fire service saves 16 lives, valuables in July

The Kano State Fire Service said it saved 16 lives and goods worth N15 million from 32 fire incidents across the state in July alone.

$1.8 billion underpayment: DPR disowns Mobil’s deal with federal government over three oil blocs’...

The Department of Petroleum Resources has dissociated itself from an alleged Federal Government’s deal with Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited (ExxonMobil) clearing the company to pay $665m instead of $2.5bn for the renewal fees for three oil blocs in 2009.

Association hands over fake, substandard agro products to NAFDAC

National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) Taraba state office says the association of Agro-Input dealers has handed over to it fake and substandard agro inputs worth millions of Naira.

Kano fire service receives 31 distress calls in two weeks

The Kano State Fire Service says it received 31 distress calls from different parts of the state within the last two weeks.

20-year-old man drowns in Kano

A 20-year-old man, Mustapha Abdullahi, has drowned while bathing in a pond at Kofar Mata by Hauran Balago Municipal in Kano.

Fire razes six shops in Kano market

Six temporary shops were burnt down at Kofar Ruwa Market (Kasuwar ‘Yan Rodi) in Kano on Sunday night as firefighters battled to curtail its spread.
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NNPC assures transparent selection of off-takers for sales of Natural gas

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says the selection process for off-takers for the sales and purchase of natural gas liquid resources will be transparent.

Eleven-year-old girl dies in well in Kano

The Kano State Fire Service on Tuesday confirmed the death of an 11-year-old girl, Fatima Abdullahi, in a well in Zaura Ganduje, Dawakin Tofa Local Government Area of the state.

Teenager drowns in Kano pond

A teenager, Umar Murtala, on Sunday evening drowned in a pond at Gwazaye, opposite the Abacha Youth Centre in Gwale LGA of Kano State.
As part of efforts to mitigate the impacts of seismic hazards and earthquakes, the Federal Government on Thursday inaugurated the Centre for Geodesy and Geo-dynamics in Toro, Bauchi State.

Earthquakes: Federal government inaugurates geodesy, geo-dynamics centre in Bauchi

As part of efforts to mitigate the impacts of seismic hazards and earthquakes, the Federal Government on Thursday inaugurated the Centre for Geodesy and Geo-dynamics in Toro, Bauchi State.

Boy drowns in pond in Kano

An 18-year-old boy, Aminu Mu’azu, has drowned while bathing in a pond at Kurna Dorawar Dillali in the Dala Local Government Area (LGA) of Kano State.

Ten year old boy drowns in Kano pond

A ten year-old boy, Shuaibu Musa, has drowned while bathing in a pond called “Ramin Tasiu” at Sheika Road in Kumbotso Local Government Area of Kano State.

Fire razes 35 shops in Kano market

The Kano State Fire Service says 35 temporary shops have been destroyed by fire at Kurmin Yan-nama Market in Kano State.

Early morning fire destroys eight shops in Kano

The Kano State Fire Service on Friday said that eight shops were destroyed in an early morning at Katsina Road, Muletara roundabout, in Ungogo Local Government Area of Kano.

Fire service saves 178 lives in Kano in March

The Kano State Fire Service says it has saved 178 lives and goods worth N305 million from 100 fire incidents in the state in March.

Kano auto crash kills two, injures three

The Kano State Fire Service has confirmed that two people died while three others sustained injuries when a vehicle and tricycle had a head-on collision at Hotoro, Kano.

Fire razes residence, stores in Kano

The Kano State Fire Service has said that fire razed an entire building at France Road, adjacent Zenith Bank in Sabon Gari area of the metropolis.

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Three dead, 44 missing in India boat accident

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IPOB alleges ‘genocide plot’ in Nnamdi Kanu’s home

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YouTube ‘creators’ fret over impact of new child protection rules

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Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr, has paid glowing tribute to his 97-year-old mother, Elizabeth Rohr who died on Thursday.

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr pens emotional tribute to late mum

Super Eagles’ head coach Gernot Rohr has paid emotional tribute to his late mother Elizabeth Rohr who died on Thursday.