Category Archives: Breaking

Nigerian Air Force Is Updating Its Tactics In Tackling Boko Haram – Chief Of Air Staff

According to him, it will be through a review of operations and -re-training of its personnel. According to Punch, the Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Adeshola Amosun, said in Kaduna on Wednesday that the Nigerian Air Force is changing and updating its tactics in the fight against the Boko Haram insurgents in the North-East.…

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Ebola: Lagos State Government Appeals To Doctors To End Strike And Return To Work

The Lagos State government is appealing to striking doctors to resume work and help the government contain the spread of the deadly Ebola Virus disease that has affected seven persons in the state, Channels reports. At a press conference held in Lagos on Wednesday, the Commissioner for Health Dr. Jide Idris, who also called for volunteers,…

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Ebola: Six Of The Eight Primary Contacts Of Late Patrick Sawyer, May Have Tested Positive

The government is said to be tracking families of the infected doctor seven others under surveillance and monitoring. There were fears, yesterday, that six of the eight primary contacts of the late Patrick Sawyer, may have tested positive to the Ebola virus, but are yet to show signs of the disease. Meanwhile, the Lagos State…

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Ebola: Nigerian Government Reaches Out To US Health Authorities For Access To Experimental Drugs

NMA reportedly has set up a committee to this effect. As more people who came in contact with the Patrick Sawyer, the first Ebola fatality in Nigeria begin to show symptoms associated with the virus, the Nigerian government said it has reached out to United States health authorities for access to the experimental drug used…

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Bbee, Back Up Singer For Onyeka Onwenu, Sammy Okposo & Stella Damasus Dies At 30!

Promising musical artiste, Blessing Eloho, popularly known as Bbee, on Sunday July 27 died from a brief illness. The Delta State born singer, who was only 30 years old, died days after she returned from a trip to the US. A graduate of Lagos State University, Blessing pursued her love for music, singing as backup singer with great…

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Nigerian Commonwealth Team Eighth Overall, To Be Welcomed By Mr President & Sports Minister

The Sports Minister said the President will receive the team. According to Premium Times, Team Nigeria to the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, finished eighth on the final medal tables for the multi sports event. A string of silver medals on the penultimate day of the competition and the stripping of teenage Weightlifter, Chika…

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Gunmen Abduct Younger Brother To The Speaker Of Bayelsa House Of Assembly, Kombowei Benson

The victim was reportedly kidnapped at about 3am. According to Premium Times, gunmen in the early hours of Monday abducted Iniokpoemi Benson, a younger brother to the Speaker of Bayelsa House of Assembly, Kombowei Benson. The Commissioner of Police in Bayelsa, Hilary Okpara, who confirmed the incident, said the victim was abducted at about 3 a.m.…

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Nigerian Government Not Responsible For Buhari Bombing According To Investigations– Police IG

The IGP said thorough investigations were conducted before reaching the conclusion. According to Premium Times the Federal Government was not involved in the plan to kill a former military ruler, Muhammadu Buhari, an interim investigation by the police has revealed, according to the Acting Inspector-General of Police, Suleiman Abba. Mr. Abba stated this on Monday…

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