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SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Fire Guts Lagos Fabric Market, Man Disfigures Wife’s Face With Acid

91 Shops Affected As Fire Guts Lagos Fabric Market No fewer than 91 shops were affected by the inferno which gutted the popular fabric market in Oshodi, Lagos State.The fire was contained following the combined efforts of emergency officials, including the State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) and Lagos Fire Service.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Fire Guts Lagos Fabric Market, Man Disfigures Wife’s Face With Acid

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: 10 Dead, 400 Hospitalised In Kano After Drinking Juice, Thousands Flee As ISWAP Kill 10 In Damasak

Tinubu’s Campaign Rice Flood Maiduguri.The Borno State House of Assembly led by the Speaker, Rt Hon Abdulkarim Lawan and thousands of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) taking refuge at various camps on Thursday commended the Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Mudasiru Osaba for donating and transporting 10,000 bags 15kg rice to be distributed to all IDPs across the state.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: 10 Dead, 400 Hospitalised In Kano After Drinking Juice, Thousands Flee As ISWAP Kill 10 In Damasak

SOCIETY

Flood and Fire Has Claimed At Least 39 Lives This Year, In Jigawa State - says Jigawa SEMA.

Governor Muhammed Badaru Abubakar of Jigawa State. Flood The number of lives lost to flood and fire disaster in Jigawa State is at least 39 in number, in this year. The disaster took place in Guri, Kafin Hausa, Malam Madori Local Government Areas in Jigawa State.

  1 year ago ago
Flood and Fire Has Claimed At Least 39 Lives This Year, In Jigawa State - says Jigawa SEMA.

POLITICS

Many lost their lives as fuel tanker explode in Benue state

Disaster in Benue state, a fuel tanker explode in oshigbudu, Agatu Local Government Area of Benue state, the incident happened on Sunday afternoon, many lives are lost. The tanker fell on the road side of the community Area, where many resides, many properties are destroyed. According to report, the lives lost is yet to be confirm, but many damages, The Executive Secretary of the State Emergency Management Agency, Dr Emmanuel Shior reported the incident to Channels TV. He promise to issue more statement subsequently

  1 year ago ago
Many lost their lives as fuel tanker explode in Benue state

SOCIETY

28 People Killed In Boat Accident In Niger State

Divers have retrieved 28 bodies from the wreckage of a boat that went down in Tijana village, Munya Local Government Area, Niger, on Saturday.In a statement released on Sunday in Minna, the Director-General of the State Emergency Management Agency, Alhaji Ahmed Inga, affirmed this.

  1 year ago ago
28 People Killed In Boat Accident In Niger State

POLITICS

Ekiti state government warns looters not to eat the looted items.

The Ekiti State Government has warned those who looted the government facilities that all the items looted are not fit for consumption and should not be mistaken for COVID-19 palliatives. Mr Akin Omole who is the Commissioner for Information and Civic Orientation, gave the warning on Saturday, 24th of October 2020. He said he has to raise the alarm to avoid any harm that could befall anyone who consumed the items. “Information at our disposal revealed that the Federal Government’s silos, the ADP warehouse

  2 years ago ago
Ekiti state government warns looters not to eat the looted items.

SOCIETY

Group Donates Food Items To Displaced Okoyong Indigenes

Some Indigenes of Ubambat, Okoyong community in Odukpani LGA have called on the Cross River State government to come to their rescue by assisting them get back to life after their community was Invaded by some youths of Ikot Offiong community. The call was made when members of the group, Association of Concerned Indigens of Okoyong Nation (ACION) visited the displaced people yesterday at Akpap Okoyong in Odukpani LGA.

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Group Donates Food Items To Displaced Okoyong Indigenes

SOCIETY

Panic In Borno State As Teenage Girl Blows Herself Up Killing Three Persons In Konduga

The people of Borno State have been thrown into panic following another suspected attack from Boko Haram. Just three weeks ago, over 78 rice farmers were beheaded by these terrorists. However, this time around, a young teenage girl (a suicide bomber) blew up herself in Konduga, killing three persons and seriously injuring two others. This incident happened on Friday night according to Ripples Nigeria. Witness reports have it that the young girl infiltrated a hang out close to the local Chief's home in Konduga

  1 year ago ago
Panic In Borno State As Teenage Girl Blows Herself Up Killing Three Persons In Konduga

POLITICS

Benue Govt urges FG to return IDPs to ancestral homes

The Benue state government on Wednesday called on the federal government to ensure the return of displaced people to their ancestral homes. The Executive Secretary of the State Emergency Management Agency, Dr Emmanuel Shior, made the appeal while distributing food to displaced people in various camps across the state.

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Benue Govt urges FG to return IDPs to ancestral homes

POLITICS

No joy: See how Jos palliative warehouse looks like after the looting

No joy: See how Jos palliative warehouse looks like after the looting On the 24th of October 2020 thugs looted the Plateau State COVID-19 palliative warehouse at Bukuru community of Jos South Local Government Area. The warehouse was was said to belong to the State Emergency Management Agency. Acting on a tipoff, thugs ripped off the doors and windows before gaining access to the foodstuffs inside. This wasn't the first time something like this is happening this month, other States like Cross-river, Lagos etc,

  2 years ago ago
No joy: See how Jos palliative warehouse looks like after the looting

SOCIETY

Petrol tanker explosion kills six people, destroy 30 houses in Jebba Kwara State

The Kwara State Fire Service has confirmed six people dead and 30 houses burnt to ashes in fire outbreak caused by a petrol tanker that took place in Jebba, Kwara State. According to authorities, the tanker lost control due to brake failure in Moro Local Government Area of the State. The Spokesperson of Kwara State Fire Service, Hassan Adekunle confirmed the incident happened in the morning Wednesday 23 December and that they were trying to control the fire; meanwhile the State Government has consoled the Families

  1 year ago ago
Petrol tanker explosion kills six people, destroy 30 houses in Jebba Kwara State

POLITICS

#EndSARS looting: Gov Ayade orders house to house search in Cross River

Governor Ben Ayade has ordered security agencies to begin a house-to-house search in a bid to recover looted items. The Cross River State governor said anyone involved in the looting of both public and private property in the state would be arrested. On Friday, residents broke into the State government’s uncompleted Fabrication Academy and carted away thousands of COVID-19 palliatives. The same thing occurred at three other places: the State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) along Barracks road, the Ministry

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#EndSARS looting: Gov Ayade orders house to house search in Cross River

SOCIETY

First Lady Donates Emergency Supplies To IDPs in Benue state (Photos)

The First Lady of Benue State, Dr Eunice Ortom has donated some relief materials to two of the IDPs camps; Agagbe and Aondoana housing over 24,000 IDPs victims of herdsmen attacks in the area, according to the Executive Secretary of the State Emergency Management Agency (BENSEMA) report.

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First Lady Donates Emergency Supplies To IDPs in Benue state (Photos)

ACCIDENT

Lagos Gas Explosion: Read More About The Cause Of The Explosion That Occur Earlier in Ijora Lagos.

A Gas Tanker Explode in Ijora Area in Lagos Today Being Thursday. The story people of the gas plant confirm to us that the fire have been burning over an hour during nterview with Guardian Africa. Mr Oyet Dugumen said, they have not yet confirmed what actually caused the fire but, story people said that they do not have any causalities. From what we gathered, the site is well they company stores gas which they called tank farm and it an industrialized area in Lagos State. The officials of the lagos State Emergency

  2 years ago ago
Lagos Gas Explosion: Read More About The Cause Of The Explosion That Occur Earlier in Ijora Lagos.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Kaduna SEMA Assures of Nutrition Specific Budget Line for 2022

By Uangbaoje Alex, Kaduna As part of efforts to improve nutrition amongst children and women in Kaduna state, especially those affected by emergency situations in the State, the State Emergency Management Agency, has pledge to include a specific budget line for nutrition issues for 2022.

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Kaduna SEMA Assures of Nutrition Specific Budget Line for 2022

SOCIETY

Six Dead As Tanker Explodes In Kwara State

Loss of Lives and Properties in Kwara as Tanker Explodes  A tanker ran into residential buildings and it's content spilled out leading to fire outbreak. This resulted in burning down of residential buildings , stores , shops and killed 6 persons as confirmed by the state fire service.  The Governor's Aide, Rafiu Ajakaye expressed his condolences to the familes affected and families of the bereaved. The State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) has been ordered to look into it and help estimate the material

  1 year ago ago
Six Dead As Tanker Explodes In Kwara State

CRIME

Nigerian Governors Has Revealed Why They Hid Covid-19 Palliative From Citizens

We Hid Palliatives Ahead Of Second Wave Of COVID-19, Nigerian Governors Say. Some Nigerians upon the recent discovery of undistributed relief materials have taken to carting them away, berating the governors for stealing items meant for the public. Nigerian state governors under the aegis of the Nigeria Governors' Forum said the recent cache of palliatives discovered by citizens in warehouses across the country was kept in anticipation of a second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic in the country. Abdulrazaque Bello-Barkindo,

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Nigerian Governors Has Revealed Why They Hid Covid-19 Palliative From Citizens

OTHERS-NATURAL-DISASTER

Read someone's reply after learning that the looted food items in Ekiti warehouse are poisonous

The Ekiti State government raised an alarm on Saturday that the huge quantities of food items looted from the warehouses in Ado-Ekiti on Friday are poisonous. The looters broke the ADP warehouse and the State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) stores and made away with those items thinking they were Covid-19 palliatives. But according to the statement by the state Commissioner for Information and Civic Orientation, Akin Omole, majority of those items was laced with preservatives that are very harmful for human

  2 years ago ago
Read someone's reply after learning that the looted food items in Ekiti warehouse are poisonous

SOCIETY

Fire ravages Katsina Central Market

Warmth: Fire ravages Katsina Central Market A fire broke out at Katsina State Central Market in the early hours of Monday morning Several shops were gutted in the blaze, while efforts were made to extinguish the blaze Security agencies including the police have come together to ensure the safety of public property A fire

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Fire ravages Katsina Central Market

AGRICULTURE

State Government Appeals Against Consuming Looted Poisonous Food Items

As the country witnesses an unprecedented spate of looting by its teeming masses as a result of protest by the Nigeria youth, one of the states, whose warehouses were looted, has raised alarm on Saturday, that the huge quantities of items, mistaken for food yet to be distributed as COVID-19 palliative, looted in its warehouses are poisonous items. Ekiti State Commissioner for Information and Civic Orientation, Akin Omole, raised the alarm in a statement issued in Ado Ekiti, saying that raising the alarm became

  2 years ago ago
State Government Appeals Against Consuming Looted Poisonous Food Items