OPERATION CROCODILE SMILE: Send army to Sambisa, Birnin Gwari, others, not streets, CNG tells FG

The Coalition of Northern Groups, CNG, has cautioned the Federal Government against going ahead with its planned military exercise, Operation Crocodile Smile, saying it could lead to choas at a time like this.
It also described the operation scheduled to commence on October 20, 2020, as ill-timed and ill-advised.
The group said this today in a statement by its spokesperson, Mr. Abdul-azeez Suleiman

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#EndSARS Protest: NECO reschedules 2020 SSCE computer paper

The National Examination Council (NECO) has rescheduled its Oct. 19, Senior Secondary Certificate Examinations (SSCE) following #Endsars protest. Mr Azeez Sani, Head, Information and Public Relations Division, NECO said this in a statement issued on Sunday in Abuja. “This is to inform the general public and especially candidates that the NECO has been constrained to
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ZIKORA is Chimamanda’s latest book

It’s been seven years since multiple award-winning writers, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s last novel, Americanah took the world by storm. Adichie who went on to win the National Book Critics Circle Award in 2013 for the novel, is set to release another masterpiece titled “Zikora” this month. At the peak of the pandemic and resultant lockdown,
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Kano targets 600,000 children for immunisation in 2021

Executive Secretary, Kano State Primary Health Care Management Board, Dr. Tijjani Hussaini, has said over 600,000 children were targeted for immunisation in 2021 to cover up the gap created due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

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#EndSARS: How DSS held Coalition of Northern Groups’ leaders for 5 hours

The leaders of Coalition of Northern Groups, CNG, leading the #EndInsecurityNow protest to demand for end and lasting solution to insecurity in the northern Nigeria, were held at the Department of State Services, DSS, from 10p.m on Friday, till 3a.m. on Saturday.

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Kano couple plots own kidnap for N4m ransom, caught

A couple, Ado Aminu and his wife, Samira Abdullahi, have been arrested in Sheka Quarters, Kumbotso Local Government Area of Kano State, for arranging own kidnapping to demand for a ransom of N4 million from their relatives.

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Barkley strike maintains surprise perfect start for Aston Villa

Aston Villa stretched their perfect English Premier League (EPL) start to four wins after a superb stoppage-time goal from Ross Barkley gave them a 1-0 victory at Leicester City on Sunday. It all happened in a scrappy contest at the King Power stadium and the result left Aston Villa second on 12 points with a
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#ENDSARS: Leave Peter Obi out of Ezu River corpses, SARS murdered them— MASSOB

The Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, led by Uchenna Madu, on Sunday, said that the lifeless bodies found at Ezu River in Anambra State, were members of MASSOB.

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ZAMFARA: Matawalle calls for prayers in fight against Banditry

Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara has called on residents to commence one-week of extensive prayers to seek God’s intervention to end armed banditry and other crimes in the state. A press statement signed by the governor’s Press Secretary, Jamilu Iliyasu, which was made available to journalists in Gusau on Sunday said the governor made the
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