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Deve Fassam

I'm a freelance writer who has passion for news reportage.

Just In: INEC Headquarters on Fire

The headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Abuja is on fire. Reports said that the fire started a few minutes before 12pm. A As at the time if filing this report, the building was still burning.

Kaduna Imam Sacked for Cancelling Daily Prayers

An Imam, Malam Abubakar Sarki-Aminu has been sacked by the Chairman of Islamic sect, Jama’atu Izalatil Bid’a Wa’iqamatis Sunnah (JIBWIS) in Zaria,Kaduna state, Sheikh Sani Yakubu, for complying with the Kaduna State Government order on congregational prayers. Ratib Abubakar was the recognized Imam who conducted five daily prayers […]

VIDEO: Kebbi Medical Store in Flames

On Thursday night, the central medical store of the Malaria Control Unit in Birin-Kebbi went up in flames. A large amount of drugs were destroyed in the fire, sources said. The building burnt for about four hours before it was put off by combined efforts of sympathizers, including […]

Nigeria Left Out From IMF’s Debt Relief Grant

The International Monetary Fund has excluded Nigeria in its recent round of debt relief, distributed to mostly African countries. A statement by the Managing Director of the IMF, Kristalina Georgieva, said it would provide $500m in grant-based debt service relief to these countries. “Today, I am pleased to […]