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Nigeria records zero COVID-19-related deaths in 5 days, NCDC says

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Nigeria recorded zero COVID-19-related deaths in fice days, as 103 new infections were recorded. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made this known on its official twitter handle on...

Fri Oct 9th, 2020     Read More →

Lagos is top earner as states' IGR drop by 11%

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The internally generated revenue (IGR) of the states dropped to N612.87bn in the first six months of 2020 from N693.91bn in the corresponding period of 2019. The National Bureau of Statistics...

Wed Oct 7th, 2020     Read More →

National Park Service generates N128. 67m in 3 years

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The Conservator-General of National Park Service (NPS), Dr Ibrahim Goni, on Wednesday says the service has generated N128,662,524.74 as revenue in three years. Goni disclosed this at a virtual...

Wed Oct 7th, 2020     Read More →

We’re developing Adamawa for future — Fintiri

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Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa says his administration is channeling its energies toward building a solid foundation and developing the state for the future. Fintiri stated this at a dinner with...

Sun Oct 4th, 2020     Read More →

Anxiety over fresh strategy to end insurgency

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Retired military brass hats, yesterday, said Governor Babagana Zulum’s call for the invitation of Chadian troops to partner with their Nigerian counterparts in fighting insurgency is not...

Sun Oct 4th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC announces 201 fresh infections in Nigeria

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), has announced 201 fresh Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, with one death recorded in 12 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in the last 24...

Thu Oct 1st, 2020     Read More →

Ohanaeze demands new state as don insists on Igbo presidency

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The Abia State chapter of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide yesterday asked the Federal Government to create a new state in the South East. The region has five states – Imo, Abia, Enugu, Anambra,...

Thu Oct 1st, 2020     Read More →

Puzzle over Nigeria’s unity as North Central rediscovers identity

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That Nigeria is more divided today than ever before is no longer news. It is already manifesting with the North Central geopolitical zone that appear set to break away and seeking...

Wed Sep 30th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria records 136 new COVID-19 cases, total cases now 58,460

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Director-General of the NCDC, Dr.Chikwe Ihekweazu Nigeria recorded 136 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total infections to 58,460. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made this known...

Tue Sep 29th, 2020     Read More →

Court fines Senator Abbo 50 million for assaulting sex toy shop woman

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A FCT High Court has fined Nigeria’s youngest senator Elisha Abbo caught on camera physically assaulting a woman at an adult toy shop in Abuja. Delivering judgment on Monday, the judge...

Mon Sep 28th, 2020     Read More →

Umar-Farouq… A facelift for humanitarian intervention

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Transparency Watch recently adjudged the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar-Farouq, the Best Minister in 12 months of President Muhammadu...

Sun Sep 27th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Second wave looms amid lax safety protocols

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Even law enforcement agents have abandoned the use of facemasks in Lagos PHOTO: AYODELE ADENIRAN With 125 additional new cases as at last Thursday, the number of confirmed cases of Coronavirus...

Sat Sep 26th, 2020     Read More →

Boko Haram Commander, family surrender to troops in Borno

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Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche Photo: twitter The Defence Headquarters says a high profile Boko Haram Commander has surrendered to Nigerian troops during clearance operations in...

Thu Sep 24th, 2020     Read More →

Zazzau kingmakers shop for new emir

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kingmakers of Zazzau Emirate have started searching for a successor to the late Shehu Idris who died on Sunday at the age of 84. To pick the 19th Emir of Zazzau, the kingmakers have gone into...

Wed Sep 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Boko Haram destroys 47,615 houses, health centres, others in Borno

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Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State has said that Boko Haram torched 47,615 houses, classrooms and municipal buildings in the last decade. The over decade terrorism has also claimed 32,000...

Sun Sep 20th, 2020     Read More →