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Abia Police Command confirms razing of Uzuakoli divisional station as President Buhari receives new IGP, Baba

By Leonard Okachie Umuahia, April 19, 2021 The Abia Police Command has confirmed Monday’s attack on the Uzuakoli Divisional Police Station in Bende Local Government Area. This is as President Muhammadu Buhari Monday, April 19, 2021, received Acting Inspector General of Police Usman Alkali Baba in State House, Abuja. The meeting …

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Show down: Man U, Man City, Arsenal, Chelsea, others plan new Super League; UEFA, others warn against move; Threaten serious sanctions

Berlin, April 19, 2021 Twelve top European football clubs have agreed to found a Super League as soon as possible, the clubs announced in a joint statement late on Sunday The founding clubs of the mid-week league were listed to include English Premier League clubs Manchester United and Manchester City, …

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Boko Haram: Buhari happy with troops’ performance – Defence Minister; Informant arrested, security tightened  in Yobe – Army 

By Yakubu Uba, Maiduguri,/Sumaila Ogbaje, Abuja, April 18, 2021 Nigeria’s Minister of Defence, retired Maj.-Gen. Bashir Magashi, has commended the troops of Operation Lafiya Dole combating insurgents in the north-eastern part of the country, saying that President Muhammadu Buhari appreciates their performance. Magashi made the commendation on Sunday while addressing the …

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Pastor Adeboye says God will halt reign of terror, violence in Nigeria; Meets Fayemi in Ado-Ekiti

The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye on Saturday met with the Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi in Ado-Ekiti and re-assured Nigerians that the battle against insecurity would soon be over. The brief meeting which was held at the Oke-Ayaba Government House …

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Zulum passes night in attacked Damasak, meets soldiers, re-equips security with 12 APC, patrol vehicles

  Nigerian military reinforces troops in Damasak as Boko Haram informants intensify ‘criminal’ activities Borno State Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum was in Damasak, from Thursday to Friday, after the town was attacked on Tuesday, by Boko Haram insurgents, killing 20 persons and injuring 21. Zulum traveled alongside Senator Abubakar …

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Denmark completely stops using AstraZeneca vaccine; Germany decides against AstraZeneca for second jab for under-60s

Copenhagen, Berlin, April 14, 2021 Denmark is completely halting the use of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine, Danish Health Administration head, Soren Brostrom, said. This is as German federal and state health ministers have decided decided that people under 60 in Germany who were given the AstraZeneca vaccine as their first dose …

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Gunmen attack Ebonyi community hours after South East Governors’ security meeting, formation of Ebube Agu

By Christian Ogbonna Abakaliki, April 12, 2021 The Commissioner of Police in Ebonyi, Aliyu Garba, confirmed on Monday that gunmen attacked another community in Ohaukwu Local Government Area (LGA) of the state on Sunday. Garba told newsmen that the gunmen attacked Ebele village, Umuogodo Akpu, Mgbo in the LGA. The …

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Prince Philip: Gun salutes to mark his death; Island tribe will wail for man they worshiped; Children pay tribute to him as royal family’s ‘rock’; He’ll be remembered globally – AU body

London, April 10, 2021 Gun salutes are to take place across Britain, in Gibraltar and from vessels at sea on Saturday to mark the death of Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II. Saluting batteries will fire 41 rounds at one round every minute from midday (1100 GMT), the …

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