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The Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen Tukur Yusuf Buratai says he has relocated to Katsina state. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
The state has been under siege by bandits in the last few months.
Buratai says he is in the state to coordinate activities of the new Operation Sahel Sanity, designed to flush out bandits.
Army sued for arresting wife of soldier who lambasted Buratai
In the video, the soldier called on his superiors to resign as they had failed in the war against terrorism.
Nigerians have been excluded from the list of countries whose nationals will be allowed in the region when the borders are open from July 1 by the European Union Commission. According to TheCable, The European countries had shut their borders when the COVID-19 pandemic spread into the region. Also read: Influx of Sub-standard Goods: Reps back return of SON, NAFDAC to ports…
By Peter Okutu NO fewer than twenty-Four health workers have been infected with COVID-19 in Ebonyi State since the outbreak of the pandemic in the state. This is as Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State, weekend, announced that his administration has approved the sum of N105 million for the purchase of medical equipment for Ivo, Ishielu and Ikwo General Hospitals in the State.
FG slashes marriage licence fees
The minister approved that the reduction of fees chargeable for services related to the Statutory Marriage under the Marriage Act CAP M6 LFN 2004 should commence from Wednesday, July 1.