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Earthquake likely in 4 states, FCT – NASDRA warns

The National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) has warned that communities in four states and Abuja may likely witness earthquake. The Director General of NASRDA, Prof. Seidu Mohammed, said Mpape in Abuja, Kwoi in Kaduna, Ijebu-Ode in Ogun, Shaki in Oyo and Igbogene in Bayelsa may likely be the epicentres

French embassy holds seminar to solve farmer-herder conflict

Godsgift Onyedinefu The French embassy in Nigeria in collaboration with the Pastoral Reserve (PARE) is organizing a seminar to identify the root causes and proffer solutions to end the conflicts between farmers and herdsmen in Nigeria. The embassy made the  announcement in a statement by its spokesperson Ellien helois on Wednesday. According to

Army raids bandits’ camps, recover arms, rustled cows in Kaduna

Godsgift Onyedinefu    Troops of 1 Division Nigerian Army (1 Div NA) under Operation Whirl Punch has recovered 3 assorted weapons and 49 rustles cows after raiding bandits hideouts in Jumu and Gwagwada Village in Chukun LGA of Kaduna state Deputy Director Army Public Relations 1 Division Nigerian Army, Col. Muhammad Dole in a statement

kidnapped wife of murdered cleric Akuchi Regains Freedom

Godsgift Onyedinefu     The wife of the murdered cleric, Rev. Hosea Akuchi who was kidnapped by some hoodlums suspected to be Fulani herdsmen in Kaduna State last week has been released by her captors saturday night. This was disclosed in a statement by the Special Assistant Media and Communications to CAN President, Pastor

4 policemen killed during gun battle with bandits in kaduna

Four policemen have been killed after a gun battle with bandits in Kaduna state. Public Relations Officer of the Police Command in Kaduna State, DSP Sabo Yakubu, disclosed this in Kaduna on Sunday. “At about 0630hrs on Aug. 11, a team of detectives attached to IGP intelligent Response Team ( IRT) while

NDA releases list of successful candidates for 70th Regular course

The Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna, has released the list of candidates admitted into the 70th regular course the military institution. This is sequel to the initial Armed Forces Selection Board (AFSB) Screening conducted between June to 5th August 2018. The list of successful candidates was released on the academy’s official website. Meanwhile, successful candidates

Kaduna government rejects freedom of 100 shi’ites by court

At least 100 members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, who have been in detention since December 2015 have been discharged and acquitted by the Kaduna state High Court. At its sitting on Tuesday, Shiri Nyom, the trial judge, discharged and acquitted some members of the sect as a result

NAF officer breaks 20 years military  record at AFCSC

•Wins other several awards Jude Johnson  A Nigerian Air Force (NAF) officer, Squadron Leader Fredrick Oyenusi, has broken a 20 years old Nigerian  military record at the the Armed Forces Command and Staff College (AFCSC), Jaji, Kaduna State. Oyenusi won the prestigious “Tie of Merit”, which is only awarded to a distinguished student of AFCSC,