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Police arrests four over Abule-Egba petroleum pipeline fire

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested four suspected pipeline vandals in connection with the inferno that occurred at Abule Egba last Wednesday.

Yuletide: Lagos assures residents of LAKE Rice availability

The Lagos State Government has assured residents of the availability of LAKE Rice in all approved designated sales centres, outlets and shops across the state from Saturday, December 22, 2018.

France tells Donald Trump to stop meddling in its affairs

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian asks Donald Trump to stop meddling in French affairs after the US President criticised France in two tweets following riots in Paris

NYSC empowers 7,000 corps members in Katsina

The Katsina State Coordinator of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Hajiya Ramatu Sanda, has said the scheme has trained and empowered 7,000 corps members through its Skill Acquisition and Entrepreneurship Development (SAED) programme in the state since its inception in 2012.

Fire razes market, destroys 350 shops in Katsina

A fire outbreak weekend razed about 350 shops and stalls at a market in Funtua in Funtua Local Government of Katsina State, destroying goods and property worth N350 million.

Boko Haram kills 13 people in fresh Borno attack

The Acting General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the 7 Division of the Nigerian Army, Brig.-Gen. Bulama Biu, confirmed the attack yesterday in Maiduguri, the state capital.
Suspected members of the Boko Haram terrorist group have killed no fewer than 15 people in an attack on some villages close to Maiduguri, the Borno State capital.

Boko Haram insurgents kill 13 in fresh attack on Borno villages

Boko Haram insurgents have killed 13 people and sacked two villages overnight in the restive town of Konduga in Borno, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) has reported.

IPOB’s sit-at-home: Police rate compliance in Anambra low

The Police Command in Anambra has described the rate of compliance with Friday’s sit-at-home order by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in the state as low.
Enugu, Nigeria

IPOB sit-at-home fails in Imo, Enugu, Ebonyi, as Igbos defy order

The sit-at-home protest declared by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) across the South East and South South region of the country was fairly complied with across the south-east states.
Ikeja Computer Village

Stakeholders okay relocation of Ikeja Computer Village

The plan to relocate the popular Computer Village in Ikeja Lagos to Katangowa area of Agbado Oke-Odo Local Council Development Area has been endorsed by stakeholders in the computer village community.
President Muhammadu Buhari

President Buhari condoles Nasarawa over gas fire

President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled the government and people of Nasarawa State over the tragic gas fire incident which killed 10 persons on Monday.
Nineteen people were killed on Sunday when a small plane crashed into a lake in the centre of South Sudan, while four survived, a regional official told AFP

South Sudan plane crash kills 19

Nineteen people were killed on Sunday when a small plane crashed into a lake in the centre of South Sudan, while four survived, a regional official told AFP.

Bida Poly students, commercial drivers clash

Students of the Federal Polytechnic Bida went on rampage within Bida township on Sunday destroying shops and beating up people due to misunderstanding with commercial drivers in the town.
Mr Adetola Olubajo, President, Nigeria Union, South Africa

Union: No Nigerian casualty in latest South Africa xenophobic attack

The President of Nigerian Union, South Africa, Adetola Olubajo, on Friday said no Nigerian was affected in the Wednesday xenophobic attack in Soweto, South Africa.

Fire destroys 10 shops in Borno market

Not less than 10 shops were destroyed following a fire outbreak in a market located in Baga, Maiduguri, Borno State capital.

Governor Okorocha warns against politicising PVC collection

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State on Saturday warned politicians and political parties against politicising the issue of Permanent Voters’ Cards (PVC) collection in the state.

Ohaneze seeks aid to Igbos hit by Boko Haram insurgency in Borno

The Ohaneze Ndi Igbo, Borno state chapter, has appealed to both the Federal and Borno state governments to extend aids and compensation to Igbos who had fair share of losses in the Boko Haram insurgency in both human and material possession.
A flooded area of Abeokuta

Flood wreaks havoc in Abeokuta, mother and child missing

Scores of people, including a mother and child were missing Friday and properties worth billions of naira were destroyed after a massive flood ravaged parts of Abeokuta, the Ogun state capital, and its environs.

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Coronavirus: Osagie Ize-Iyamu lauds health workers, concerned on doctors infection

The Campaign Organization of a governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress in Edo State, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, yesterday paid tribute to healthcare workers and first responders across the nation for their selfless sacrifice and bravery in the fight against the novel coronavirus disease.
Lagos State Government Coronavirus (Covid-19) Isolation Centre

Nigeria risks Spain, Italy’s coronavirus experience if… – Ex-Reps member

Bimbo Daramola, former member of the House of Representatives, has warned of dire consequences should the Federal Government allowed Covid-19 Support Fund to be mismanaged.
Kylian Mbappe and Neymar are set to continue at Paris Saint-Germain beyond the summer and into the next season.

Kylian Mbappe, Neymar to remain at PSG this year – report

L’Equipe are reporting that either Neymar or Mbappe leaving the Parc des Princes in the coming months is close to impossible, particularly with the season now likely to be played out between June, July and August.
“Stay at home,” Prime Minister Boris Johnson said in a televised address to the nation, as he unveiled unprecedented peacetime measures after the country’s death toll climbed to 335.

British premier Boris Johnson still in hospital with persistent symptoms

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was still in hospital on Monday suffering persistent coronavirus symptoms 10 days after testing positive for the virus, although Downing Street said he remained in charge of the government.
Secretary-General of the Nigeria Olympic Committee Olabanji Oladapo has stated that the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics by a further one year had become necessary and hence imminent following the formal announcement from the International Olympics Committee yesterday on the premise of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Olympics: Nigeria will not slow down preparation – NOC scribe

Scribe of the Nigeria Olympic Committee Olabanji Oladapo has stated that the NOC will not slow down its Olympic preparation and has stated that no matter how you prepare, the Olympics comes with its own tension and anxiety the closer you get to it.