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Another tremor hits Abuja

Another tremor measuring 3.0 Mercalli Intensity Scale, MIS, hits Maitama District in Abuja on Thursday as Federal Government despatches rescue and technical teams to the area to ascertain level of impact. This was made known by the Nigerian Geological Survey Agency, NGSA, after receiving distress calls from residents in the area. According

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

Abuja tremor: No possibility of earthquake, FEMA assures residents

FCT Emergency Management Agency, FEMA, on Friday assured residents of the territory that there was no likelihood of earthquake within the territory and the country, after the earth tremor in Mpappe and its environsĀ on Thursday. ResidentsĀ in the Federal Capital Territory were alarmed by the sudden shake of the earth in the

Multiple quakes hits Indonesia’s lombok island, killing 10

A series of powerful earthquakes have rocked the Indonesian holiday island of Lombok, killing at least 10 people and setting off fresh waves of panic after nearly 500 died there following a huge tremor two weeks ago. The quakes hit throughout Sunday, with the first measuring 6.3 shortly before midday which