Rauf Aregbesola...imaugutating Osun office of Nigeria Custodial Centre

FG Urges States to Build Holding Centres  to Decongest Custodial Facilities

The Federal Government has sought the cooperation of State Governments in addressing the challenges of congestion in custodial facilities across the country. The Minister of...
Nigerians troops and their commander at a crucial briefing

Beware! Official Says Centre for Arms Control Not Recruiting

The National Centre for the Control of Small Arms and Light Weapons (NCCSALW) on Friday warned the public against fraudsters touting recruitment in the...
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Kidnapped Medical Doctor Regains Freedom in Kogi

A medical practitioner, who was kidnapped on Monday in Kogi, Dr Solomon Nidiamaka, has regained freedom. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Nidiamaka,...

Nigerian  Troops Neutralise Boko Haram/ISWAP Terrorists in Borno

  *Arrest surrendering terrorists, informants, logistics suppliers   By Abraham Olatokunbo     In a concerted effort to ensure terrorists are cleared within their area of responsibility, troops of 151...











Envoy Urges Nigerians in Russia to Project Good Image of Nigeria

By Ifeanyi Nwoko The Nigerian Ambassador to Russia, Prof. Abdullahi Shehu, has urged Nigerians in Russia to project the good image of the country and...
South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa.

Mob Violence in South Africa Coordinated, Says President Ramaphosa

  .South African President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Friday that the mob violence that shut down major highways, destroyed businesses and left at least 117...
South-Africans protesting Jacob Zuma imprisonment...

Protests in S’Africa: Consul-General Urges Nigerians to Remain Calm, Cautious

Nigeria’s Consul General in South Africa, Malik Abdul, has called on Nigerians in that country to exercise restraint, be cautious and as much as...

New Zealand Deputy PM Calls for Reset of Immigration System

    New Zealand Deputy Prime Minister Grant Robertson has called for “an immigration reset’’while outlining a road ahead for the post-COVID economy on Tuesday.   Robertson, also...
Johannesburg Mayor Geoff Makhubo

Johannesburg City Mayor Makhubo Dies of COVID-19

Johannesburg Mayor Geoff Makhubo has died of complications after contracting COVID-19. The provincial government announced this on Friday as South Africa’s economic hub is undergoing...
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Concerns Deepen over Attacks against Children, Child Abductions in Parts of Africa  

Statement by UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore “On July 5th, 150 students were reportedly abducted from a school in Nigeria’s Kaduna State, marking the latest...
UN to Drive Pandemic Recovery

Nigeria: UN Condemns Abduction of Bethel Baptist School Students

By Cecilia Ologunagba UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, on Tuesday condemned abduction of some students of Bethel Baptist High School, Damishi, Chikun local government area of...

Buhari Felicitates with USA on 245th Independence Anniversary

By Ismaila Chafe   President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated President Joe Biden, the government and people of United States of America on the occasion of the...
UN to Drive Pandemic Recovery

SDGs: World Leaders Meet at UN to Drive Pandemic Recovery

UN says world leaders are preparing to take part in the 2021 High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), where they will...
Nigerian Envoy to Qatar Ahmed Presents Credentials

Nigerian Envoy to Qatar Ahmed Presents Credentials

His Excellency, Ambassador Yakubu Abdullahi Ahmed, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to the State of Qatar successfully presented his...


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