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Buhari’s generousity toward IDPs deserves special commendation — Bagudu

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Kindly Share This Story: Chairman of the PGF and Governor of Kebbi State, Atiku Bagudu Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi state has said that President Muhammadu Buhari’s efforts toward...

Sun Jul 26th, 2020     Read More →

Worry over multiple security checkpoints

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The numerous checkpoints and roadblocks on the highways and roads across the country by security agencies, including the Police, Customs, military and Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), have...

Sat Jul 25th, 2020     Read More →

Abia lawmakers pass revised 2020 appropriation bill, begin vacation

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Ikpeazu approves palliatives, tax incentives Members of the Abia State House of Assembly, yesterday, passed the 2020 revised appropriation bill into law and proceeded on a short vacation to...

Fri Jul 24th, 2020     Read More →

Reps to investigate invasion of Nunieh’s residence

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Joi Nunieh The House of Representatives has mandated the Committee on Police Affairs to investigate reasons for the invasion of Dr Joi Nunieh’s residence by the Police Command in...

Thu Jul 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria’s COVID-19 death toll rises to 813 as total infections hits 38,344- NDDC

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NCDC PHOTO: Twitter Data from the Nigeria Centre for Disease and Control (NCDC) showed the number of deaths from COVID-19 rose to 813, with 38,344 infections. The NCDC made this known on its...

Thu Jul 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Ekiti governor Fayemi tests positive for COVID-19

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Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi on Wednesday said he has tested positive for coronavirus. “I took my third Covid-19 test yesterday and it came back positive,” Fayemi tweeted....

Wed Jul 22nd, 2020     Read More →

SMEs remain pillars of economic development, says commissioner

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Abia State Commissioner for Small and Medium Scale Enterprises Development, Onyema Wachuku, has declared that small and medium scale enterprises (SMSEs) remain the pillars of the state’s...

Wed Jul 22nd, 2020     Read More →

NDDC probe takes dramatic turn

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The drama unfolded when the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Apkabio and the acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Prof. Kemebradikumo Daniel Pondei...

Tue Jul 21st, 2020     Read More →

Magu’s investigation: Discordant tunes over style of Justice Salami’s panel 

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When the presidential committee investigating the alleged mismanagement of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) by its suspended acting chairman, Ibrahim Magu chose to detain him...

Tue Jul 21st, 2020     Read More →

29 suspects escape from police cell in Abia

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Twenty-nine suspected criminals have reportedly escaped from the custody of the Central Police Station (CPS) in Umuahia North Local Government Area of Abia State. The suspects were reported to...

Sun Jul 19th, 2020     Read More →

NCDC announces 653 new cases of COVID-19, total hits 36,107

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 653 new COVID-19 cases in the country as total infections from the virus rise to 35, 107. The NCDC made this known on its official...

Sun Jul 19th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria records 600 new cases, caseload increases to 35,454

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 600 new COVID-19 cases in the country, bringing total infections from the virus rise to 35,454 The NCDC made the announcement on its...

Sat Jul 18th, 2020     Read More →

N40bn probe: Reps Committee orders arrest of NDDC acting MD

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The House of Representatives Committee on Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has issued a warrant of arrest on the acting Managing Director of the NDDC, Prof. Kemebradikumo Pondei. The...

Thu Jul 16th, 2020     Read More →

FG Life-ND begins in 100 Abia communities

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Abia State has joined eight other Niger Delta states scheduled to benefit from the Federal Government Livelihood Improvement Family Enterprises programme (Life- ND). The programme, which was...

Thu Jul 16th, 2020     Read More →

NCDC records 463 new cases of COVID-19, total rises to 33,616

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Director General, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, Chikwe Ihekweazu PHOTO: Twitter The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 463 new COVID-19 cases in the country as total...

Wed Jul 15th, 2020     Read More →