34 US soldiers suffered traumatic head injuries in Iranian missile strike

…President Donald Trump had initially said no troops had been injured in the January 8 strike on the Ain al-Asad air base in western Iraq   Strikes were in retaliation for the killing of Iranian general Qasem Soleimani The Pentagon has revealed that 34 service members had been diagnosed with traumatic brain injury following missile strikes
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Borno governor inaugurates Security Trust Fund, 3 other boards

Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno has inaugurated boards of the newly established State Security Trust Fund and Contributory Healthcare Management Agency. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the governor also inaugurated the boards of the Borno State Education Trust Fund and Bureau for Public Procurement. Zulum said that the establishment of the agencies was
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ATBUTH Bauchi celebrates 10th year anniversary

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ATBUTH Bauchi celebrates 10th year anniversary

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Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital (ATBUTH), Bauchi on Friday marked its 10th years of establishment committing to provide improved tertiary and emergency medical services to the people of its catchment area. Chairman of the Organizing Committee for the celebration, Dr Jibrin Yusuf while addressing Journalists on Friday explained that the hospital was transformed from […]

ATBUTH Bauchi celebrates 10th year anniversary
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UK expresses disappointment in US

Britain, on Friday labelled the U.S. refusal to send a diplomat’s wife back to Britain for trial a “denial of justice” over the death of 19-year-old Briton in a car crash. The British Foreign Secretary, Dominic Raab, in a statement, expressed British G…

Ishaku signs Taraba 2020 Budget

Femi Bolaji – Jalingo Taraba State governor, Darius Ishaku, on Friday signed the state 2020 budget of N215.8billion. The state House of Assembly had on Wednesday passed the budget after it scaled the third reading in the House. The budget, which was christened: “Budget of Accelerated Growth and Development” by the state government was pegged
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Lassa fever: 50 placed under watch in Rivers as one dies

By Davies Iheamnachor – Port Harcourt No fewer than 50 persons have been placed under watch by the Rivers State Ministry of Health as Lassa fever breaks out in the state. This is just as one person has been confirmed dead following the outbreak, Dr. Chinwe Atata, acting permanent secretary confirmed. Atata noted that the
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Buhari attends niece’s wedding in Abuja

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Buhari attends niece’s wedding in Abuja

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday attended the wedding (Nikkah) of his niece, Hajiya Hadiza Lawal, at the National Mosque, Abuja. A statement issued by Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President (Media & Publicity) said the president blessed the bride and her new husband Muhammad Tukur Ibrahim. It said clerics used the opportunity to […]

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Police assure citizens adequate security in areas of re-run elections

By Kingsley Omonobi – Abuja In view of the forthcoming Re-run Elections in 28 Federal and State Constituencies – covering One (1) Senatorial District, Twelve (12) House of Representatives and Fifteen (15) State Assemblies – on Saturday, 25th January 2020, the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Mohammed Adamu has ordered a comprehensive security arrangement for all
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Post JAMB: UI offers admission to 4,359 out of 19,482

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Post JAMB: UI offers admission to 4,359 out of 19,482

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The Senate of the University of Ibadan on Friday approved the provisional offer of undergraduate admission to 4,359 candidates for the 2019/2020 academic session. The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Idowu Olayinka who presided over the emergency Senate meeting announced that out of this figure, 4,100 have been processed through JAMB while only about 3, 709 have paid […]

Post JAMB: UI offers admission to 4,359 out of 19,482
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Insurgency: EU steps up support in Nigeria for conflict victims

…FG to reach 5.8 million people in 2020 By Victoria Ojeme and Fortune Eromosele European Union commissioner for Crisis management has announced a first emergency aid package of 26.5 million euros for 2020 while visiting north-east, Nigeria. Addressing newsmen in Abuja, European commissioner for crisis management, Janez Lenarcic said the EU’s new aid package will
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We are not rubber stamp National Assembly ―Senate President

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, for the umpteenth time on Friday, dismissed the insinuation that the ninth National Assembly is a rubber stamp Legislature. Lawan who returned to Nigeria Thursday morning after about three weeks private visit abroad said no amount of blackmail will discourage the present Assembly from working with the executive arms
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NGO appreciates loyal loan beneficiaries

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NGO appreciates loyal loan beneficiaries

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Governments at all levels have been advised to concentrate on empowerment programmes among indigent women to ensure effective poverty reduction in society. Speaking during an event to appreciate loyal beneficiaries of an empowerment loan package of a non-governmental organisation in Ilorin, Kwara state, Gobir organisation foundation, founder of the NGO, Alhaji Yakubu Gobir, said effects […]

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FG inaugurates new NIGCOMSAT board

Emmanuel Elebeke – Abuja The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ibrahim Pantami, on Friday, inaugurated the new board of the Nigerian Communication Satellite (NIGCOMSAT). Inaugurating the board at the ministry’s headquarters in Abuja, the minister charged the chairman and other members of the board to work hard and ensure that they uphold
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