Transporter Begs FG To Enhance Security On Abuja/Lafia/Makurdi Road

By Henry Ibya Makurdi An appeal has been made to the All Progressives Congress (APC) led Federal Government of President Muhammadu Buhari, to impress on the Inspector General of Police (IGP) to expedite action by intensifying security checks on Makurdi-Lafia-Abuja

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FCTA commends mosques for compliance with COVID-19 protocols

 The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) on Friday commended the level of compliance with COVID-19 safety protocols in mosques around the Federal Capital City during Jumma’at congregation prayers. Mr Ikharo Attah, Head , Publicity and Enlightenment, FCT Ministerial Enforcement Task Force

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FRSC Records 10,522 Crashes Nationwide In 2020

By Abdu Lateef Taiwo The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), says no fewer than 10,522 Road Traffic Crashes (RTCs) were recorded nationwide in 2020 involving 17,614 vehicles. The Corps Public Education Officer (CPEO) Assistant Corps Marshal (ACM) Bisi Kazeem, disclosed

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Gombe Receives Medical Equipment From US

By Abdu Lateef Taiwo Gombe State Government has received the first of five 40ft containers of lightly used medical equipment and supplies from the United States- based charity organisation, Project CURE.    The items delivered include portable xray machines, digital

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Police Confirms Kidnap Of Six Children In Zamfara

The  Police Command in Zamfara has confirmed the kidnap of six children of one Alhaji Sani Gyare and one other in Kadauri village, Maru Local Government Area of the state. The Command’s Public Relations Officer, SP Shehu Mohammed, confirmed the

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Umar Farouq Seeks Global Best Standards For Persons With Disabilities In Nigeria

Joel Ajayi The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development Sadiya Umar Farouq has appealed to the Federal government to make public buildings and other infrastructure in the country including airports, railways, motor parks and schools, accessible to

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Benue Govt To Review Ban On Motorcycles At Katsina-Ala, Ukum LGAs

Henry Ibya Makurdi Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom, has assured the people of Katsina-Ala and Ukum Local Government Areas that the State security council will review the ongoing security situation in the area which made government to impose a ban

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20,000 Delta Households To Enjoy Regular Public Water Supply in 2021 – GM, Urban Water Cooperation

Nosa Eresoyen, Asaba The General Manager, Delta State Urban Water Cooperation (DESUWACO) Engr Nosa Okoh on Wednesday said that the number of water connections to various homes in Delta State would increase by 30 percent in 2021, disclosing that no

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Igbide/Emede Crisis: Isoko Development Union Executives Visit Warring Communities, Seek Peaceful Coexistence

Nosa Eresoyen, Asaba A high powered entourage of Isoko Development Union Executives (IDU) on Wednesday embarked on peaceful coexistence to the warring Igbide and Emede Communities following communal crisis that enveloped its residents in the recent times. The composition of

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FG Directs Reversal of Electricity Tariff

Cyril Ogar The Minister of Power, Mr Saleh Mamman, has directed the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) to inform all Electricity Distribution Companies(DISCOs) to revert to tariffs that were applicable in Dec. 2020. Mr Aaron Artimas, Senior Special Adviser, Media

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