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MAIDUGURI, North-East, Nigeria - Borno Governor, Babagana Zulum, on Tuesday, July 14, 2020 received International Committee of the Red Cross, (ICRC) Head of Sub Delegation Mr. Markus Dolder in Maiduguri. The meeting held behind closed door discussed issues relating to development of Borno State, centered specifically on healthcare service delivery, provision of portable water and shelter for Internally Displaced Persons,...
By: Mayen Etim KADUNA, North-West, Nigeria - A group under the auspice of, Interaith Dialogue Forum for Peace, (IDFP), has sensitized residents of Sabon Tasha in Chikun Local Government Area   on safety measures to check the spread of Coronavirus pandemic. Speaking during the exercise on Monday, July 13, 2020, National Publicity Secretary of the Forum, Imam Muh'd Isah, urged residents...
  By: Mayen Etim KADUNA, North-West, Nigeria - The Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU), has raised the alarm over 22 natives killed in fresh attack on communities in Zangon Kataf Local Government Area amidst tight curfew. The group in a statement on Sunday, July 12, 2020 by its National Public Relations Officer, Luka Binniyat, expressed dismay the attack was carried out in...
MAIDUGURI, North-East, Nigeria -  Borno State Government over the weekend has disclosed its readiness to hire nurses and doctors to address the shortfall of health personnel in the state. This was revealed by the state Governor, Professor Babagana Zulum, during the inauguration of the technical committee saddled with the establishment of a medical college and teaching hospital for Borno State...
MAIDUGURI, North-East, Nigeria - 48,000 displaced households have received food items following Governor Zulum's humanitarian trips to Marte, Dikwa and Mafa Local Government Areas of the state over the weekend. Zulum, between Friday, July 10, 2020 and Sunday, July 12, 2020 traversed the 3 LGAs, to supervised distributions of relief items and also coordinated return of IDPs back to their...
MAIDUGURI, North-East, Nigeria - Borno state Governor, Babagana Zulum, has inaugurated a 13-man Boundary Committee to ensure peaceful resolutions of land disputes between the state and its neighbours. Speaking at the inauguration ceremony on Wednesday, July 8, 2020 in Maiduguri, Zulum said the committee will enhance bilateral relations and security between the state and its neighbours as well as neighbouring...
By: Mayen Etim KADUNA, North-West, Nigeria - Former Chairman, National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Prof. Chidi Anselem Odinkalu, through his Counsel, Barrister Gloria Ballason, on Tuesday, July 7, 2020 accused Kaduna state Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, and four others  of forging a document that was tendered in their defence before Justice Peter Malong of Federal High Court, Kaduna. The  Human Rights Activist...
By: Mayen Etim KADUNA, North-West, Nigeria -The Nastrul-Lahi-L-Fatih Society, (NASFAT) Kaduna Zone had provided entrepreneurial start-up packs for 23 less privilege in the society as part of its 2020 Annual Zakat distributions held at its village on Tuesday, July 7. Items distrubuted include; deep freezers, sewing machines, clippers, crates of soft drinks and cooking utensils to enable the beneficiaries start something...
By: Mayen Etim KADUNA, North-West, Nigeria – Residents of Oriakpata, a suburb in Kaduna Metropolis are counting their losses after the heavy downpour of July 2, 2020, which destroyed their homes and business premises . Property destroyed by the heavy downpour included an Acura ZDX Model of Honda car belonging to the Deputy National Chairman of Social Democratic Party, (SDP), Dr....
  By: Mayen Etim KADUNA, North-West, Nigeria - The Southern Kaduna Peoples Union, (SOKAPU), on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 has called for an end to curfew over Zangon Kataf Local Government Area of the state. A statement signed by SOKAPU National Public Relations Officer, Luka Binniyat, and made available to newsmen pleaded with the state government to lift the curfew and ease the sufferings...