Tag Archives: Katsina

Kankara Abduction: Kastina Schoolboys Recount Horrid Experiences After Release

Some of the abducted Kankara schoolboys who regained their freedom on Thursday, have now begun narrating their ordeal while in captivity. In an interview with Channels Television on Friday morning after the Governor Aminu Masari, received them at the state House in Katsina, one of the boys who gave his name as Aminu, said they ate only once…

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President Buhari’s Media Aide, Bashir Ahmad Set To Marry His Heartthrob Naeemah

Save the date! Bashir Ahmad, Personal Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Digital & New Media, and his fiancee Naeemah Junaid Bindawa will tie the knot September 25.   The presidential media aide made the announcement on his Twitter page on Friday evening, exactly a week to the wedding ceremony slated to hold in Katsina State. According to…

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Five More COVID-19 Deaths Recorded In Lagos State

The Lagos State Government has confirmed five more COVID-19 related deaths increasing the state’s death toll to 72. According to the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) who disclosed the news in a Situation Report for June 8, seven COVID-19 related deaths were recorded in the last 24 hours in three states with Lagos having five while Kano…

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ICYMI: Nigeria’s COVID-19 Cases Almost 9,000 With 389 New Cases — 256 In Lagos

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 389 more COVID-19 cases, despite efforts by authorities to flatten the curve of the pandemic. The new cases were confirmed by the specialist agency via its official Twitter account. This takes the country’s total infections to 8,733 out of which 2,501 have been discharged with 254 losing…

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ICYMI: Nigeria’s COVID-19 Cases Exceed 8,000 With 229 New Infections

The total number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria increased further on Monday after the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) reported 229 cases, bringing the toll to 8,068 out of which 2,311 have been discharged with 233 losing their lives. Despite efforts by authorities to flatten the curve of the pandemic, data from the NCDC…

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ICYMI: Nigeria’s COVID-19 Toll Surpasses 7,000 With 339 New Cases

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 339 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Thursday, bringing its total infections to 7,016. The health agency in a tweet via its official handle, confirmed the new figures. According to the report, Lagos confirmed 139 new cases, Kano had 28, Oyo 28, Edo 25, and Katsina 22. Other states…

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Nigeria Records 117 New COVID-19 Cases As Total Figure Reach 782

Nigeria has recorded 117 Coronavirus infections, its highest number in a single day bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 782. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control disclosed this in a tweet on Tuesday night. According to the report, Nigeria’s capital city Abuja has 29 new cases, while the spread of the…

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