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President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Brigadier General Mohammed Fada as the new Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC). Fada, who will take over from Major General Shuaibu Ibrahim, is expected to resume office on Wednesday, May 18. According to reports, the Yobe State born Fada was in the NYSC Headquarters […]

The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, says it will go ahead with its nationwide protests against the lynching of Deborah Yakubu, a 200-level student of Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto, who was stoned to death and burnt for allegedly blaspheming Prophet Muhammad. This is despite a ban on religious protests by Kaduna State Governor, […]

A Child Expert has given a clarion call on the need to lookout for the wellbeing of the male child to complement the course of gender equity in the society as the world commemorates the World Boy Child’s Day. Invicta FM News Correspondent David Vincent Ejeh brings us more details. Vincent David

The Police in Sokoto have declared the men seen in the viral video of the murder of Deborah Samuel wanted for culpable homicide. Public Relations Officer of the Sokoto Command, ASP Sanusi Abubakar, disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday, a day after two other suspects Bilyaminu Aliyu and Aminu Hukunci were arraigned for killing the 200-level […]

The National Industrial Court, on Tuesday ordered the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), to pay a judgment sum into an interest yielding account in the name of the court’s Registrar. The judgment sum of 2.5 billion naira as ordered by the court was contained in a judgment in a garneshee proceeding delivered by the same […]

Wife of the Nigerian President, Aisha Buhari, has disclosed that the African First Ladies Peace Mission secretariat to be built in Abuja will be ready within 11 months. The First Lady, who is also President of the African First Ladies Peace Mission, made this known at the signing of the contract for the construction of […]

The Kano State government has called on residents to remain calm after Tuesday’s gas explosion in Sabon Gari, Kano. This is contained in a statement by Mr Muhammed Garba, the state’s Commissioner for Information on Tuesday in Kano. Garba said that the situation has been brought under control, as security agencies had taken over the […]

The Nigerian Air Force has postponed its 2022 NAF Day celebration billed to hold in Kano from 19-21 May 2022 at NAF Base, Kano to 21- 23 May 2022 at the same venue. Though the event was initially scheduled for Thursday, NAF authorities announced that the event will now hold on Saturday. NAF spokesperson, Edward […]

The Kano State Commissioner of Police, Sama’ila Dikko, has clarified that gas and not a bomb exploded in the state on Tuesday morning. He made the clarification during his visitation to the scene of the incident. Dikko, who spoke in Hausa, also confirmed that four persons were dead. It had reported that many were feared […]

United States officials have announced plans to ease tough sanctions imposed on Cuba by former President Donald Trump. Under new measures approved by the Biden administration, restrictions on family remittances and travel to the island will be eased. The processing of US visas for Cubans will also be speeded up. State Department spokesman, Ned Price […]

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