Suspected jihadists kill 18 in Burkina Faso

Suspected jihadists kill 18 in Burkina Faso NEWS DIGEST--Suspected jihadists have killed 18 civilians in an attack in northern Burkina Faso, the governor of Sahel region said. “The defence and security forces brought back the body of the nurse to give...

Counter-insurgency: Army rewards 37 soldiers for bravery

Counter-insurgency: Army rewards 37 soldiers for bravery NEWS DIGEST--The Nigerian Army on Sunday identified and commended 37 officers and soldiers attached to the Operation Lafiya Dole in the North-East for their “gallantry and professionalism” in the fight against Boko Haram...

NCC Commences Nationwide Cybersecurity Awareness Campaign

NCC Commences Nationwide Cybersecurity Awareness Campaign Sensitises secondary school students in FCT Set to take campaigns to 36 states NEWS DIGEST - The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has, again, demonstrated its commitment to making sure that Nigerian children and youth are protected...

Encounter with embattled Africa’s richest woman, Isabel dos Santos’s spouse, by Nfally Fadera

Encounter with embattled Africa's richest woman, Isabel dos Santos's spouse, by Nfally Fadera NEWS DIGEST - Grrr...Grrrr! A BBC breaking news alert rocked my iPhone on a Sunday evening isolating me from the rest of the world. Just as I...

Between Abdullahi Abbas and Abdulmumin Jibrin: A clear case of anti-party for personal interest

Between Abdullahi Abbas and Abdulmumin Jibrin: A clear case of anti-party for personal interest NEWS DIGEST - Before now, I had wanted to keep mum on the recent rerun election that took place on the 25th of January at some...

Coronavirus: What You Need To Know And How To Protect Yourself

Coronavirus: What You Need To Know And How To Protect Yourself NEWS DIGEST - Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that are common in animals like bats and camels but may rarely be passed from animals to humans, and...

Nigerian govt ready for coronavirus – Minister

Nigerian govt ready for coronavirus - Minister NEWS DIGEST - Nigeria, with the help of World Health Organisation (WHO), acquired in-country capacity to test for coronavirus. The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, said this in a statement issued by Mrs...

Five arrested for faking coronavirus infection in Abuja 

Five arrested for faking coronavirus infection in Abuja NEWS DIGEST - The police in Abuja have arrested five persons for falsely claiming that they had contracted the dreaded coronavirus disease. They were said to have stormed the Wuse District Hospital claiming...

BREAKING: Adeboye leads RCCG members to protest killings, insecurity

BREAKING: Adeboye leads RCCG members to protest killings, insecurity NEWS DIGEST - General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) Pastor Enoch Adeboye is leading a  protest march against insecurity and killings of Christians across the Nation, especially...

Malami, others depart for U.S over repatriation of $321m looted assets

Malami, others depart for U.S over repatriation of $321m looted assets NEWS DIGEST - The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, has departed Nigeria to attend a three-day meeting of the United States-Nigeria Bi-national Commission...