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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 […]

United States officials say President Biden has approved the redeployment of US troops in Somalia, reversing a decision by his predecessor Donald Trump. According to reports, the deployment was requested by the Pentagon to support the fight against militant group al-Shabab. President Trump withdrew about 700 US troops from Somalia in 2020. The move to […]

Turkey’s President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has restated his opposition to Finland and Sweden joining Nato, just hours after they said they would seek membership. Erdogan said the two Nordic nations should not bother sending delegations to convince Turkey, a key Nato member, of their bids. He is angered by what he sees as their willingness […]

The Federal Government said on Monday that the Abuja-Kaduna train service will resume on May 23. It could be recalled that train services had been suspended on the route after terrorists attacked a train, fatally shot several persons, and abducted scores of passengers in March. According to reports, most of those abducted are still in […]

An intense heatwave is sweeping through northern India with temperatures hitting a record 49.2 degree Celsius in parts of the capital, Delhi. Officials in many parts of the country have asked people to take precautions as temperatures are set to remain high, warning that the heat could cause health concerns for the vulnerable, including infants, […]

Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal has relaxed the curfew imposed as a result of the violent protest that trailed the arrest of suspects linked to the murder of Deborah Samuel. Deborah, who was a 200 level student of the Shehu Shagari College of Education, was lynched and burnt to death by an angry mob last […]

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