Good morning and welcome to latest news updates for this morning, Monday, August 23, 2021.
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1. Federal Govt To Deploy 5G Network Soon – Pantami
The Federal Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy has said it will soon deploy the Five Generation network (5G) in Nigeria for increased connectivity. The Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Pantami, announced this in Abuja when he featured on CONTINUE READING….>>
2. 24 Killed, 6 Injured In Katsina, Kaduna Attacks
Twelve others were killed in reprisal attacks between villagers and herders in Mado, Zangon Kataf local government area of Kaduna State. Batsari, where the Katsina killings occurred, is known as the hot bed of banditry in the Northwest state. It shares boundary with the CONTINUE READING…>>
3. How Gunmen Killed 2 Methodist Church Pastors In Benue (Photos)
Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Terver Akase, in a statement on Sunday, August 22, said that Ortom condemned the murder of the pastors and described the incident as unacceptable. He urged the Chairman of CONTINUE READING…>>
4. Kogi West Should Produce Next Governor – Jemibewon
There may be a justification for it. Since the state was created in 1991, the seat has eluded the district. Therefore, the elders, led by Gen. David Jemibewon, hinged their clamour on the need to uphold fairness, justice and peace. They also said in a statement that CONTINUE READING…>>
5. Girl Stabs Her Neighbour To Death In Kano (Photos)
The Kano State Police Command has arrested a 17-year-old girl, Aisha Kabiru, for allegedly stabbing her neighbour, Bahijja Abubakar, 28, to death in Kumbotso Local Government Area of the CONTINUE READING…>>
6. [Photos] Man Drowns Inside Well In Kwara
The incident occurred at Ile Asaba Compound Offa around 9:15 pm on Saturday, August 21. According to one of the residents, the man was suspected to have been drunk when CONTINUE READING…>>