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December 1, 2021

Troops repel Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists in Buni Yadi: Army

Army spokesman said the security operatives took out Boko Haram and Islamic State’s West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists in a fierce battle.

Nigerian soldiers and Boko Haram
December 1, 2021

Buhari jets off to Dubai expo with 13-man entourage

President Muhammadu Buhari departs Abuja on Wednesday to attend EXPO 2020 Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

President Muhammadu Buhari
December 1, 2021

Israel ready to intervene in Nigeria’s security challenges: Envoy

Mr Yotam on Wednesday said his country plans to assist Nigeria in tackling its security challenges.

Yotam Kreiman, Charge d’ Affairs of Israel to Nigeria
December 1, 2021

Boat ferrying students capsizes, 20 die, 15 missing

“There are 20 deaths,” Mr Ganduje explained. “Seven persons have been admitted to the hospital, and another eight others were found this morning.”

November 30, 2021

FG urges Nigerians to volunteer in education, health, other sectors

The government called on the private sector, NGOs, and community-based organisations to make volunteerism a lifestyle.

Boss Mustapha
November 30, 2021

Nigerian graduates must be under oath during, after service: NYSC

“You must allow the oath of NYSC binds on you during the service and after the service year…NYSC puts the nation first,” the NYSC director-general said.

NYSC Corpers used to illustrate the story.
November 30, 2021

Nigeria testing travellers for Omicron variant: NCDC

NCDC says it is analysing outbound and inbound travellers from countries with confirmed cases of the Omicron variant of COVID-19.

Omicron/NCDC
November 29, 2021

FG reviewing hazard allowance to stop brain drain of doctors: Ngige

The federal government says it’s reviewing the hazard allowance so as to stem the tide of brain drain.

Chris Ngige and Striking Doctors
November 29, 2021

Tony Uranta: Family says no burial arrangements yet, still consulting

The family said they’ll need to carry along some interest groups where the late Mr Uranta belonged.

Tony Uranta
November 29, 2021

FG constructing 44 road projects in Nigeria with Sukuk funds: Fashola

One of the roads, the Vandeikya-Obudu Cattle Ranch Road in Tsua, Benue, was awarded to the CCECC at N6.6 billion.

Babatunde Fashola (credit: BBC)