Three siblings drown in Ebonyi river

THREE teenage siblings have been drowned in an Ebonyi River after they escorted their parents to the farm.     National Light gathered that the unfortunate incident happened in Amauzu-Amaeze, Ishiagu in Ivo... Read more »

Lockdown relaxation as opportunity to win the war, not kill ourselves

AS  COVID-19 cases rise daily  in Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday, approved a phased and gradual remodification of lockdown measures in Lagos and Ogun States and the Federal Capital Territory .... Read more »

Averting imminent food deficit

On Saturday, the 18th of April, this year, His Excellency, Governor Willie Obiano announced a list of robust short term measures for the agriculture sector. He did this to ensure that there... Read more »

Twin blasts in Syria kill 52

CASUALTY toll in a recent twin blasts that rocked a town in northern Syria yesterday rose to 52. The town is located in a Turkish-backed rebel area in northern Syria.Syrian Observatory for... Read more »

Anambra commences training of markets, parks COVID-19 task force teams

TRAINING of COVID-19 task force for parks and major markets has commenced in Anambra State.   The training is coming in preparation of members of the team ahead of reopening of markets... Read more »

Nigeria records 196 new COVID-19 cases to make 1728 total

NIGERIA has recorded 196 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of confirmed infections in the country to 1728.   Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made posted the figure on... Read more »

Ekiti father rejects son for disobeying COVID-19 lockdown

A MAN in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State has refused to let his son, Obademi who returned from Lagos to enter his house, because he disobeys over fears that the son might have... Read more »

Lockdown: Public service resumes on May 4

… Schools, churches, others to wait PUBLIC service will resume on May 4, nationwide for normal official work.   National Coordinator of Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Dr. Sani Aliyu, stated this... Read more »

Power generation slumps to 2,983MW in Nigeria

ELECTRICITY generation in Nigeria has plunged to 2,983 megawatts (MW).   The development followed national electricity grid system collapse early yesterday.   Although Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) said the system disturbance... Read more »