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Ivory Coast Landslide: 13 Killed, Others Missing_Ada Nkong

At least 13 people have died and several others are missing in a landslide near Ivory Coast's main city Abidjan after a drainage channel burst following torrential rains. "The provisional death toll is 13 and searches are continuing," Abidjan's Prefect Vincent Toh Bi said on Thursday, adding that "20 houses were swept away" in the… Continue reading Ivory Coast Landslide: 13 Killed, Others Missing_Ada Nkong

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Lightening Kills 3 FRSC Officials in Ogun_Ada Nkong

A lightning strike has killed three officials attached to the Ogun State Sector Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC). It was gathered that the officials were reportedly struck to death on Wednesday at their office located at the old Ilese tollgate in the Ijebu North-East Local Government Area of the state.Our correspondent gathered… Continue reading Lightening Kills 3 FRSC Officials in Ogun_Ada Nkong

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50 Feared Dead in Katsina Attacks_Ada Nkong

At least 50 persons are feared dead following a fresh attack on Kadisau town in Faskari Local Government Area of Katsina State. Reports say the bandits who were armed with sophisticated weapons arrived the town at about 4:30 pm on Tuesday riding on over 100 motorcycles. The attack came hours after residents of Yantumaki Town… Continue reading 50 Feared Dead in Katsina Attacks_Ada Nkong

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Tragedy: Police Man Electrocuted in Abuja_Ada Nkong

It was a sad Sunday in Abuja as a Chief Superintendent of Police CSP, Lasaka Habila, was electrocuted while cutting leaves from a tree opposite the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) in Abuja.Besides his lifeless body stuck to the tree, a machete along with severed tree branches laid at the foot of the tree, giving a… Continue reading Tragedy: Police Man Electrocuted in Abuja_Ada Nkong

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Pakistani Plane With 98 Passengers Crashes_Ada Nkong

A Pakistani passenger plane with nearly 100 people on board crashed into a residential area of the southern city of Karachi on Friday. The Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane was close to landing when it came down among houses, sending plumes of smoke into the air that could be seen from some distance away. Rescue… Continue reading Pakistani Plane With 98 Passengers Crashes_Ada Nkong

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Nipost Headquarters Gutted by Fire _Ada Nkong

‌Fire incidence has been reported at the headquarters of the Nigerian Postal Service . As at the time of this report, the cause of the fire incident was not clear. The Postmaster General of the Federation and Chief Executive Officer of NIPOST, Ismail Adewusi, who confirmed the incident , assured Nigerians that the fire outbreak… Continue reading Nipost Headquarters Gutted by Fire _Ada Nkong

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Nasarawa Lawmaker Dies of Covid-19_Ada Nkong

A Lawmaker from Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Adamu Suleiman, has died of coronavirus (COVID-19). Suleiman is the index death from COVID-19 in the state.The state governor, Abdullahi Sule, announced the death of the lawmaker while briefing reporters Sunday, in Lafia . Giving an update on the disease, Governor Sule revealed that Suleiman died before… Continue reading Nasarawa Lawmaker Dies of Covid-19_Ada Nkong

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Explosion Rocks Akure_Ada Nkong

Shortly after an explosion rocked Lagos state leading to loss of lives and property, an overnight explosion has hot Akure destroying at least a hundred houses including Possibility church and a school with boarding facilities. According to reports, the blast affected many residents of Eleyowo community of the state. Many people who lived within the… Continue reading Explosion Rocks Akure_Ada Nkong

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Pipeline explosion: Bethelehem Girls College loses Principal_Femi Ehiabhi

Tragedy as the principal of Bethlehem Girls College, Rev. Sr. Henrietta Alokha lost her life to the pipeline explosion in Lagos while rescuing some trapped students under her care. The Principal was one of the victims of the pipeline explosion witnessed on Sunday, March 15 in Abule Ado community of Lagos state before her demise. According to… Continue reading Pipeline explosion: Bethelehem Girls College loses Principal_Femi Ehiabhi