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Covid-19:  Churches, PFN, NASFAT, mosques comply with 50 worshippers directive

    …Oyedepo’s Winners Chapel, MFM, Deeper Life cancel mega services Zero-mega gathering-compliant, more churches have rolled out guidelines to their centres across Nigeria and the world, urging total conformity with government directives to curtail the spread of ravaging coronavirus scourge. They are...

Lagos-Abule Ado explosion: Death toll now 17 – LASEMA

  Death toll in the Abule Ado explosion which occurred in Lagos on Sunday has climbed to 17 from the initial 11. The Director General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA),  Dr. Femi  Oke-Osanyintolu, disclosed this while giving a situation report on the tragedy. "17 bodies...

Exiled Sanusi :SERAP writes United Nation, urges its intervention

  …demands compensation, release of Sanusi The continued detention and banishment of the dethroned Emir of Kano, Malam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi has attracted flak from the  Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) and has sent an SOS to  the United Nations...

Slain Aso Rock Director of Administration for burial on Feb. 21

  The assassinated Laetitia Naankang Dagan, Assistant Director of Administration in Presidential Villa, Abuja,will be buried in Jos, Plateau State on Friday, February 21. Persecondnews recalls that she was murdered in her residence in Abuja on Monday evening. Dagan was allegedly molested before...

Sultan of Sokoto says no one can Islamize Nigeria

  The Sultan of Sokoto Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar, has disowned the Fulani group that said they own Nigeria from Sokoto to the Atlantic Ocean, saying no one can Islamise or Christianize Nigeria. “I am the leader of Usman Danfodio dynasty, I have...

Xenophobia : Pres. Buhari Off to South Africa

Following reported months of xenophobic violence in South Africa, President Muhammadu Buhari will on Wednesday depart Abuja for a three-day state visit to the country. He is expected to discuss the welfare of Nigerians living in South Africa as hundreds...

Again Sowore May Be Re-arraigned on Monday

  By Kunle Akinsola After disobeying a lawful court order, the Federal Government concluded plans to re-arraign Sahara Reporters publisher, Omoyele Sowore, on Monday at another Federal High Court in Abuja. This time around, the Office of the Attorney-General of the Federation...

Buhari arrives Tokyo As Japan Voice Concern Over African Nations’ Debt Issues at TICAD

President Muhammadu Buhari arrived Tokyo on Monday for the  start of the Tokyo International Conference on African Development, TICAD.   The seventh session of the conference, held once every three years, will take place from Aug. 28 through 30 with leaders...

President Buhari to visit Japan next week for TICAD Africa conference

President Muhammadu Buhari will visit Japan next week to attend a government-organized development conference and meet Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and other leaders. Buhari will depart depart Abuja Sunday to participate in the Seventh Tokyo International Conference on African Development...

US President Donald Trump wishes Happy New Year to ‘haters’

"HAPPY NEW YEAR TO EVERYONE, INCLUDING THE HATERS AND THE FAKE NEWS MEDIA!" Trump tweeted Tuesday. In a twitter message the president said HAPPY NEW YEAR TO EVERYONE, INCLUDING THE...
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High Number of Chinese Tourists Responsible for Italy’s Coronavirus Woes – US Task Force

  Dr. Anthony Fauci, chief medical advisor to the Trump administration’s coronavirus task force, said Thursday that Italy has been...
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The Day In Pictures: Buhari, minister of health and DG NCDC at the Villa

  President, Muhammadu Buhari Saturday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, met with the Minister of Health, Prof Osagie Ehanire, and the Director-General of the Nigeria Centre...

What triggered Akure explosion, by Gov. Akeredolu

  The multiple explosion which occurred about two kilometres to Akure Airport in the wee-hours of Saturday was triggered by a fire which ignited a...

Scores of Houses, Churches, Schools Others Destroyed As Bomb Explosion Rocks Akure

  In Akure, the Ondo State capital, scores of houses, churches, schools and others have been shattered by defeaning multiple explosions reportedly triggered by bombs...

Davido says his fiancé Chioma has coronavirus

  Music star Davido said Friday that his fiancé has tested positive for the coronavirus. He made the announcement on his Twitter page. Hey everyone ! I...