Avian influenza: Kano, Kaduna, Benue, Others Battle Bird Flu

Kano, Plateau, Bauchi, Gombe, Nasarawa, Kaduna and Niger states have reported confirmed human cases of Avian Influenza H5N1, also called “Bird flu”. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this in Abuja NCDC Director-General, Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu who announced this, highlighted the epidemiological situation and response activities to fighting the virus in Nigeria. Worthy of […]

Nasarawa Gov N20.2bn Supplementary Budget To Assembly

The Nasarawa State Governor Abdullahi on Wednesday presented a supplementary budget of N20.2bn 2020 to the state House of Assembly for consideration and approval. The Majority Leader of the House, Tanko Tunga, who represented the governor presented the supplementary Appropriation bill during the House proceedings in Lafia. According to the speaker of the House of […]

Gunmen Attack Private Hospital in Nasarawa

Suspected gunmen have attacked a private clinic in Lafia, Nasarawa and abducted five people. The incident which took place on Saturday, October 31 had about seven gunmen invade Kunwarke Clinic and Maternity in Kan-Tsakuuwa, near Federal University Lafia and abduct one staff and four relations of patients, but one victim was reported to have escaped. Eyewitness […]

Federal Government Name 28 States Are Set To Be Flooded See List

The Federal government has warned Nigerians to get ready, stating that 28 out of the 36 states in the federation would experience heavy rainfall which might lead to flooding. This was revealed in a statement by Sadiya Umar Farouq, the minister of humanitarian affairs, disaster management, and social development. She stated that the 2020 Annual […]