Abuja-Kaduna Rail Service: NRC Denies Rumoured Resumption Date

By Lucy Ogalue Abuja, – The Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC) has denied the rumour in some media outlets and social media platforms which said the Abuja-Kaduna rail service will resume on Nov. 24.The Managing Director of NRC, Fidet Okhiria, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the news is false and should be disregarded.According to him, no definite date has been fixed for the …

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Sanwo-Olu Presents Scorecard, Promises Business-Friendly Environment

By Rukayat Moisemhe/Oluwatope Lawanson Lgos –  Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Governor of Lagos State, on Sunday presented the scorecard of his administration’s efforts towards showcasing the business-friendly environment and investment opportunities available in the state. Sanwo-Olu, represented by Mrs Folasade Jaji, Secretary to the State Government, made this known at the closing ceremony of the 36th edition of the Lagos International Trade Fair (LITF) in Lagos. …

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NDLEA Arrests Wanted Drug Baron, Nabs Woman Linked To Pakistani Cocaine Syndicate

By Ibironke AriyoAbuja, – The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested fleeing Lagos socialite and owner of Adekaz Hotels, Alhaji Ademola Kazeem, over offences bordering on exportation, trafficking of illicit drugs and money laundering. The Director, Media and Advocacy, NDLEA Mr Femi Babafemi said this in a statement on Sunday in Abuja. Babafemi said that the arrest of the suspect, also known as …

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Nigeria Administered 93.5m Doses Of COVID-19 Vaccines To 65.5m Eligible Nigerians

By Abujah Racheal Abuja, – The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), has said that 93.5 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines were administered to 65.5 million eligible Nigerians from March 2021 till date. The Executive Director, NPHCDA, Dr Faisal Shuaib, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Abuja, that this was based on the 2022 population estimates, indicating that only 46.3 …

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Troops Clear Camps, Repel Attack, Neutralize 2 Terrorists In Kaduna 

By Mohammed Tijjani Kaduna, – The Kaduna State Government said troops of the Nigerian Army have on Sunday repelled terrorists attack, killed two and cleared their camps in Chikun Local Government Area (LGA) of the state.The Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr Samuel Aruwan, confirmed the development in a statement issued on Sunday in Kaduna.“Troops of the Nigerian Army in the early hours …

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2023 Elections: Bello Promises To Deliver Kogi To APC 

By Thompson Yamput Lokoja, –  The Kogi Campaign Council on Sunday promised that Gov Yahaya Bello will massively deliver the state to the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2023 general elections. Mr Kingsley Fanwo, the state council Director of Media and Publicity, made the promise in a statement issued in Lokoja. He said that with Bola Tinubu’s track record of excellence in both private …

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