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The minimum self-isolation period for people testing positive for Covid-19 in England has been reduced to five days. The quarantine period was reduced after a review of the medical evidence, to help ease staff shortages across the economy, however people will need to produce negative lateral flow tests on days five and six of their […]

Two teenagers have been arrested in England as part of the investigation into a hostage-taking incident at a synagogue in Texas on Saturday. British citizen Malik Faisal Akram, aged 44, from Blackburn, was shot dead after a standoff with police in Colleyville. Details of the ages or genders of the two teenagers arrested in south […]

The Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Most Reverend Mathew Hassan Kukah, says politics is not the solution to the problems bedeviling Nigeria but supporting the creative talents of the youth. Bishop Kukah disclosed this during an investiture in his honour by a Kaduna-based Computer technology training Institute in Kaduna at the weekend. […]

The Executive Director, Kukah Centre, Reverend Father Atta Barkindo, has attributed deprivation, poverty and limited private sector participation in lifting the youth for creativity as responsible for violence in Nigeria. Barkindo, who is also the Head of Secretariat of the National Peace Committee, stated this at an investiture to honour the contribution of the Catholic […]

The Federal Government has asked Saudi Arabia to lift the travel restrictions it imposed on Nigerian travelers due to the outbreak of the omicron variant of COVID-19. The Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Zubairu Dada, made the appeal at the weekend when he met with the Saudi Arabian Ambassador to Nigeria, Ambassador Faisal […]

The President, Nigerian Baptist Convention, Reverend Dr Israel Adelani Akanji has described the kidnapping of 121 students of the Bethel Baptist High School, Damishi in Kaduna State, as paying back in bad way the educational services the Church has been providing to humanity for over 165 years. Dr. Akanji stated this in Kaduna at the […]

The Northern Elders Forum said the region will only support a Presidential candidate who has the capacity to address the nation’s socio-economic and security problems, irrespective of where the person comes from. Spokesman of the Forum, Dr Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, made the position known during a meeting of northern leaders of thought in Kaduna state at […]

Former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Attahiru Jega, has advised the National Assembly and President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately pass the Electoral Act Amendment Bill 2021. Professor Jega, who said this while speaking to newsmen, also disclosed that the passage of the bill will go a long way in improving the […]

Kaduna Urban Agency demolishes structures in Narayi (Queen of peace school), Ungwan Maigero (Sir Joe Hotels) for violating Urban Planning Laws. David Vincent Ejeh

January 16, 2022

Five persons have been reported killed in a fresh clash between farmers and herders in Imeko-Afon Local Government Area of Ogun State. Properties including four houses, maize bans, and other valuables were also burnt during the clash. According to locals, trouble started on Wednesday when herders and some Ohori farmers engaged in a bloody clash […]

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