Good evening and welcome to latest news updates for this evening, Wednesday, August 18, 2021.
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1. See Photos As Protest Rock Ibadan As Amotekun Operative Kills Boy
A protest broke out in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital on Wednesday, August 18, after members of the Amotekun corp allegedly killed a 15-year-old boy. The circumstances surrounding the alleged murder is not clear as the CONTINUE READING..]
2. We Lost Around $50bn Due To Non-Passage Of PIB – President Buhari
Nigeria lost an estimated $50 billion worth of oil and gas industry investments in ten years as a result of stagnation in the industry occasioned by uncertainties created by the CONTINUE READING..]
3. How Bandits Killed 13 Including Mother, Her Newborn Baby And Policeman In Zamfara
A mother and her infant baby have been identified among 13 persons killed by suspected armed bandits in Randa in Dansadau district of Maru Local Government Area of Zamfara state. It was gathered that most of the victims were CONTINUE READING..]
4. Tegina Abducted Students Will Be Released Soon – Police
Speaking to journalists in Mariga local government area during a tour of duty to tactical teams and special formations across security affected areas in the State, Kuryas declared all is in place to rescue the CONTINUE READING..]
5. Five Killed In Fresh Attack In Plateau
At least five people have been killed in a fresh attack at Chando-Zrrechi village, Miango district of Bassa LGA of Plateau state. The attack which occurred on Tuesday August 17 in spite of the curfew, was CONTINUE READING..]
6. UNILAG Resumes For Physical Exams
The students have been having receiving online classes using the institution’s Learning Management System (LMS) since the July 12 closure. The institution has made a staggered arrangement for students with registered bed spaces to resume in the hostels from CONTINUE READING..]