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One person have been killed with 13 others hospitalised following cholera outbreak in the Jen-Ardido community of Karim Lamido Local Government Area of Taraba State. Chairman of the LGA, Markus Hamidu confirmed the incident on National Television in Jalingo, the state capital. He added that efforts are on to rescue all infected persons in the […]

The Chairman Senate Committee on Finance, Senator Solomon Adeola, has disclosed that there is no provision in the 2022 budget for the monthly 5,000-naira transportation allowance for 40 million Nigerians intended to cushion the effect of the planned petroleum subsidy removal. Speaking to journalists after submitting his Committee’s 2022 budget, Senator Adeola said before the […]

The Minister of Women Affairs, Mrs Pauline Tallen, says government will soon establish a special court that will try Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) cases, aimed at ending the menace. Tallen said this while addressing a news conference in Abuja to commemorate the 2021 International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, with the […]

Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has extended the 14-day ultimatum earlier given to the Federal Government by seven days. This is contained in a statement issued by the union’s General Secretary, Mr Afolabi Olawale in Lagos. Olawale said that in spite of the various interventions and engagements with government agencies and […]

The National carrier, Nigeria Air is expected to take off in April 2022, the Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, has announced. This follows the approval by the Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday, of the outline business case – Automated Civil Aviation Regulatory Equipment, including software support and training, for the establishment of the […]

Residents in Kaduna State have been reacting differently to the social issues affecting them, ranging from insecurity to the agitation for secession and the after math of subsidy removal that will lead to the payment of 5,000 naira for the poorest of the poor. During the call back session on Invicta’s Flagship Programme Perspectives on […]

The Ebonyi Government has said it is yet to ascertain the impact of the cholera outbreak that occurred in some communities in Ikwo Local Government Area of the state. Director of Public Health in the state, Dr Hyacinth Ebenyi, said this in an interview with newsmen in Abakaliki. Ebenyi said that the state government was […]

The National Agency for Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has said that its campaign against Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV) in collaboration with other organisations is targeted at 10 million Nigerians. This was made known in a statement signed by Mr Adekoye Vincent, of the Press and Public Relations Unit of NAPTIP and […]

UNICEF Kaduna Field Office says the end of year 2021 review will give it a proper picture of the template to plan for 2022 towards improving its result in favour of Children. Speaking to Invicta FM’s Correspondent, Anthony Samuel, at the commencement of a two-day end of year review and planning meeting in Kaduna, organized […]

Police authorities in Zamfara say they have rescued 24 people abducted by bandits in Shinkafi and Tsafe Local Government Areas of the state. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Ayuba Elkana, disclosed this while briefing reporters on Tuesday at the command headquarters in Gusau, the state capital. He explained that among those rescued by […]

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