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 […]

Army Commander Cautions Troops Against Harassing Civilians

The Commander of the Special Task Force, Operation Safe Haven, Maj.-Gen. Chukwuemeka Okonkwo, which is maintaining peace in Plateau and environs has warned troops to desist from molesting innocent civilians but to go after criminals. Okonkwo spoke at the inauguration of a special operation code-named “Hakorin Damisa” on Saturday in Bassa. The Special operation, which […]

Plateau Governor, Lalong, Tests Positive For COVID-19

Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong, has tested positive for COVID-19 after a test carried on him and members of his family. Director of Press and Public, Makut Macham, confirmed the development in a statement in Jos on Thursday. The statement added, “As a result, the Governor will henceforth work from home during the period of […]

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 […]

Lagos Passes Covid-19 Peak Test, Plateau Now Epicenter

Following the result of the briefing from the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 Control, Lagos has Passed Covid-19 peak and Plateau state is now the epicenter of the Coronavirus infections. The chairman of the Task force, Boss Mustapha revealed this on Thursday during a briefing in Abuja. Mustapha said the epicenter is now Plateau […]

Nigerian Army Arrest Fleeing Inmate

The Nigerian army is on top of its game as they have arrested one more person out of the six prisoners that fled after gunmen attacked staffs of the Nigerian Correctional Service in Plateau. Troops of the Special Task Force, through The Commander of the task force, Maj.-Gen. Chukwuemeka Okonkwo revealed they had captured Malam […]