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Nigerians Evacuated From America Arrive Abuja_Ada Nkong

Following the Federal Government's commencement of the evacuation of hundreds of stranded Nigerians willing to return home from various countries some Nigerians stranded in the United States following the coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdown have returned home. A plane carrying the returnees arrived the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja, Sunday . The Boeing 787 Ethiopian Airlines… Continue reading Nigerians Evacuated From America Arrive Abuja_Ada Nkong

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Freddie Blom Celebrates 116th Birthday_Ada Nkong

South African Fredie Blom celebrated his 116th birthday on Friday unfazed by the coronavirus pandemic, more than 100 years since the Spanish flu pandemic killed his sister."I have lived this long because of God's grace," said Blom, possibly one of the oldest men in the world. South African Fredie Blom celebrated his 116th birthday on… Continue reading Freddie Blom Celebrates 116th Birthday_Ada Nkong

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Nigerian Evacuee From Dubai Delivers Aboard Emirates_Ada Nkong

A Nigerian lady Evacuee from Dubai, Mrs Kafayat Amusan, one of the stranded Nigeria travellers, returning from Dubai, UAE, has been delivered of a baby boy on board Emirates airline departing to Lagos on Wednesday. A statement by Abdur -Rahman Balogun Head Media and public relations NIDCOM says She put to bed, on board the… Continue reading Nigerian Evacuee From Dubai Delivers Aboard Emirates_Ada Nkong

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5 Year Old Caught Driving Parents Car in Utah_ Ada Nkong

Some toddlers spill milk in the kitchen or give their parents a headache by pulling the cat's tail.Five-year-old Adrian took the family car, and was only caught when police in Utah state stopped him on the freeway.A patrolman spotted the SUV weaving across lanes at 30mph (50km/h), and issued a traffic stop, duly obeyed by… Continue reading 5 Year Old Caught Driving Parents Car in Utah_ Ada Nkong

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Storekeeper Shot For Enforcing Facemask_Ada Nkong

A woman has been charged along with her husband and son with killing a security guard who refused her daughter entry to a shop because she was not wearing a face covering. Calvin Munerlyn, 43, was shot in the back of the head on Friday at the Family Dollar store in Flint, Michigan, one of… Continue reading Storekeeper Shot For Enforcing Facemask_Ada Nkong

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Uneased Lockdown in the FCT_Ada Nkong

I may not be Joseph but I sure have a knack for dreams that come true. It is therefore logical that when I got into the car this morning to drive to work, I knew it would not be bread and butter. I hit the express to get fuel, the gas station wasn't selling. A… Continue reading Uneased Lockdown in the FCT_Ada Nkong

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Zamfara loses Emir in Isolation_Ada Nkong

Emir of Kaura-Namoda in Zamfara State, Alhaji Mohammed Asha, is dead.He was believed to have died of complications from COVID-19. Zamfara Publicity Secretary for the Control and Prevention of COVID-19, Alhaji Mustafa Jafaru Kaura, sai the deceased had been in isolation at the Yariman Bakura Specialist Hospital, Gusau for three days.Though his blood sample had… Continue reading Zamfara loses Emir in Isolation_Ada Nkong

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Covid-19: Lead Rural Africa Reaches Out to 350 Households With Palliatives_Ada Nkong

As part of its commitment to providing succour to people in rural areas, Lead Rural Africa a civil society organization distributed foodstuff in the first phase of its outreach to vulnerable persons in NDE community in Ikom, Cross River state. The MD , Dr Mandus Akonjom speaking to our correspondent in a telephone interview said… Continue reading Covid-19: Lead Rural Africa Reaches Out to 350 Households With Palliatives_Ada Nkong

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The Emir of Rano Passes On _Ada Nkong

The Emir of Rano, Dr Tafida Abubakar Ila ii is dead. He died at Nassarawa specialist hospital Kano shortly after being rushed there. The emir passed away on Saturday at a hospital in Kano at the age of 74. The Turakin Rano and House of Representatives Member of Rano, Kibiya and Bunkure, Alhaji Kabir Alhassan… Continue reading The Emir of Rano Passes On _Ada Nkong