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Terrorists Release Another Four Kaduna Train Attack Victims

Terrorists Release Another Four Kaduna Train Attack Victims The terrorists that attacked the AK-9 Abuja-Kaduna train passengers on March 28, on Friday, released four more hostages including an 85-year-old woman, Hajiya Halimatu Atta, her daughter, Adams Aliyu and two others after spending four months in captivity. Tukur Mamu, Publisher of Kaduna-based Desert Herald and Media Consultant to controversial Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, who withdrew as one of the negotiators, confirmed the release of the four hostages to newsmen in Kaduna. Mamu also disclosed that if urgent steps were not…

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FG Seals Four Fake Fertiliser Plants In Kano

FG Seals Four Fake Fertiliser Plants In Kano   The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has sealed four fake fertiliser blending plants operating without licence in Kano State. The Director, Fertiliser Control Office of the Farm Inputs Support Department of the Ministry, Mr Kwaido Sani, made this known on Friday, in a statement. Sani said the Federal Government Task Force discovered that the plants were blending without due authorisation and mixing substandard components to produce adulterated fertiliser being sold to farmers. Sani said the inspection of the plants…

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Kidnapped Nasarawa Information Commissioner Regains Freedom

Kidnapped Nasarawa Information Commissioner Regains Freedom Mr Yakubu Lawal, Nasarawa State Commissioner of Information, Culture and Tourism that was abducted by gunmen has regained freedom. DSP Ramhan Nansel, Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), in the state confirmed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) today in Lafia. Recall the Commissioner was kidnapped at his residence in Nassarawa-Eggon Local Government Area (LGA) by gunmen on Monday, at around 9:45pm. The PPRO said the Commissioner regained his freedom around 6:00pm on Friday and was reunited with his family He said the…

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Photos: Presidential Candidate, Peter Obi Visits Governor Soludo

The presidential candidate of the Labour Party in the 2023 general election, Peter Obi, has paid the Anambra State Governor, Chukwuma Soludo, a courtesy visit at he Governor’s Lodge, Amawbia. Soludo and Obi met behind closed-doors after which Obi lauded Soludo for the “great job he is doing in Anambra State.” This is contained in a statement posted to the Facebook Page of Soludo TV on Friday. The statement, which is titled, ‘Soludo receives Peter Obi on a courtesy visit’, read: “Governor Chukwuma Charles Soludo, CFR, received earlier today, Mr…

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Fashion Designer, Maureen Esisi LOSES Dad

Fashion Designer, Maureen Esisi LOSES Dad Fashion designer, Maureen Esisi popularly known as Redvigor has lost her dad! The jovial lady announced his passing on to glory today on social media. She also stated that she lost him today. Announcing his passing away this evening with a photo of them together, Maureen wrote; ”COMPLETELY S H A T T E R E D ! ! ! RIP DADA- 19-08-22” Maureen was married to popular actor, Blossom Chukwujekwu.

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Why I Don’t Grant Interviews-Veteran Actor, Kofi Adjorlolo

Why I Don’t Grant Interviews-Veteran Actor, Kofi Adjorlolo   Veteran Ghanaian movie star, Kofi Adjorlolo has explained the reasons behind his refusal to grant interview on numerous platforms. Kofi Adjorlolo stated that his reason for mostly rejecting interviews is because of how his utterances will be misquoted in numerous platforms, especially on blogs. He made this revelations on Accra100.5 FM while speaking with Nana Romeo as he debunked rumors being speculated on social media that he has intentions to settle down with the mother of the Ghanaian dancehall musician, Shatta…

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Having Indigestion? Here’s What You Need To Do

Having Indigestion? Here’s What You Need To Do If you’re experiencing indigestion, you can do a few things to help ease the discomfort. First, it’s important to identify what may be causing your indigestion. Common causes include eating too much, eating too fast, consuming spicy or fatty foods, drinking alcohol, and smoking. Once you know what’s triggering your indigestion, you can take steps to avoid those trigger foods and habits. 1. Avoid Trigger Foods and Habits Some foods and habits can trigger indigestion symptoms for some people. Common trigger foods…

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Two Die In Lagos Church Stampede

Two Die In Lagos Church Stampede The police say at least two persons died after a stampede by worshippers at the Comfort Life Mission International Church, Lagos, on Thursday. The spokesperson for the command, SP Benjamin Hundeyin, disclosed this on Friday. He explained that the incident occurred at about 11:00 a.m. on Thursday at the church, located on 13/15, Ewenla Street, Pab Bus stop, Ikotun, Lagos. “The police received a report that there was a stampede during their congregational service at the church on Thursday. As a result of the…

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NBC Revokes Silverbird, AIT, Raypower, Rhythm FM, Others’ Licences

NBC Revokes Silverbird, AIT, Raypower, Rhythm FM, Others’ Licences The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) on Friday said it has revoked the broadcast licences of Silverbird TV, AIT, Raypower FM, and Rhythm FM  others. The Director-General of the NBC, Mallam Balarabe Shehu, who made the disclosure in a statement on Friday, said the development followed the failure of the media houses to renew their broadcast licences. He also directed its state offices to liaise with security agencies to ensure the shut down of the operation of the stations within the next…

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Taxi Driver R3pes Stranded Woman, Victim Hospitalised In Rivers

Taxi Driver R3pes Stranded Woman, Victim Hospitalised In Rivers   A 21-year-old girl has narrated how she was abducted and r3ped along the Obiri-Kwerre Airport Road in the Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State. The victim (name withheld) told journalists in Port Harcourt, the state capital, that the incident occurred around 10pm on Monday while she was returning from work. The lady said there was no vehicle and she had to wait for a while before a taxi driver pulled over by the Air Force Junction along Aba Road,…

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