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  Kebbi State Area Command of the NCS has disclosed that it seized assorted items valued at one hundred and eighteen million Naira last year. Addressing a press conference at the Command’s headquarters in Birnin Kebbi, the Area Customs Controller, Hafiz Kalla, said the seized items included 1,583 bags of 50 kilogrammes and 10 bags […]

Stray bullets allegedly fired by officers of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) have killed a two-year-old girl in Ogun State. Reports say the bullets were fired by one of the customs officers who were chasing some suspected rice smugglers in Itawaya, near the Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro, Yewa South local council of Ogun State. The incident, […]

The feud between the Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, and the Governor Gboyega Oyetola may not end soon, as Aregbesola has openly declared that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is sharply divided. Aregbesola, at the commissioning of the Digital Nigeria Centre (DNC) at Ijesa Muslim Grammar School, Ilesa, confirmed the existence two factions in […]

Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has called on Nigerians to come out with convincing evidence that national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, is not fit to contest the Presidency in 2023 on health ground. Spokesman of ACF, Emmanuel Yawe, stated this against the backdrop of the APC stalwart’s declaration that he would […]

Barring any unforeseen circumstance, the national convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) will hold before the end February as scheduled. According to a top member of the party, who preferred anonymity, the convention may hold on February 25, 2022. The source, who spoke with Newsmen in Abuja, said the national convention will hold […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has said he is optimistic that Nigeria will overcome its myriad of security challenges. He said this during a meeting with the Governor of Kano State, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, and a delegation of Tijjaniya movement (worldwide) led by the Grand Khalifah, Tidjani Ali Bin Arabi at the State House, Abuja . […]

The inspector-general of police, IGP Usman Baba, has decorated Kehinde Longe and his wife, Yetunde Longe, as Commissioners of Police. The couple were among those promoted by the Police Service Commission (PSC) recently along with 15 other Commissioners of Police. Reading their citations, the Force PRO, CP Frank Mba, said the husband and wife were […]

Police in Zamfara State have arrested eight suspects for criminal conspiracy, culpable homicide, dealing with human parts, cannibalism, theft, and vandalizing electric copper wires. Details of the arrest were contained in a statement by the Zamfara State Police Commissioner, CP Ayuba Elkanah. According to the Commissioner, on 12th December, one Ali Yakubu Aliyu reported at […]

The Federal Government has added a 10 percent tax to all carbonated drinks through the ministry of finance, budget and national planning. Although the bill has not been implemented, beverage users and other stakeholders are complaining about the development. Invicta FM news correspondent Evangeline Genesis throws more light on this. Evangeline Genesis

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says that the value of capital imported into Nigeria in the third quarter of 2021 stood at 1.73 billion dollars from 875.62 million dollars in the preceding quarter of 2021. According to an NBS report, the data showed an increase of 97.73 per cent but when compared to the […]

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