Attahiru: Buhari orders three days national mourning

Attahiru: Buhari orders three days national mourning

By Elohor Igbru, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has directed that a three-day national mourning be observed in honour of the late Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru and 10 others who died in a plane crash on Friday. The mourning period would hold from Monday 24-26 May 2021. During this time, the Nigerian flag would be flown at half mast across all public buildings and residences in the country. The President also directed...

Cattle sellers urge FCTA for interest-free loans

Cattle sellers urge FCTA for interest-free loans

By Our Correspondent Cattle sellers in Abuja have urged the Federal Capital Territory Administration to setup a machinery that would enable them access interest-free loans. The Deputy Chairman of Cattle Sellers Association, Karu Abbatoir, Alhaji Balarabe Alhassan told our...

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COAS, others for burial today as Buhari mourns

By Elohor Igbru The late Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt General Ibrahim Attahiru and six others who perished in a plane crash in Kaduna yesterday will be buried today at the National Military Cemetery. According to the Director...

Bandits kill one, abduct 12 in Abuja border town

Bandits kill one, abduct 12 in Abuja border town

From Elohor Igbru, Abuja Gunmen numbering about 30 have invaded  Madalla town around Kwankashe area, located along the Suleja expressway some kilometers to the Federal Capital Territory Abuja and abducted at least 12 people. The gunmen also killed one...